The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 112 109 132
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Portfolio Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1490 1298 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.04% 80.97% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 984 1522
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Cheshire region.

Portfolio Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Portfolio Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Portfolio Management.

1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Legal
2 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 9 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Project Planning
4 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
5 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (11.11%) Demand Management
8 2 (11.11%) MS Project Server
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (5.56%) Windows
9 1 (5.56%) .NET

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Portfolio Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project Server
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Programme Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technology Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Process Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Tandem
1 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 9 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 9 (50.00%) Security Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Project Planning
4 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
5 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (16.67%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Demand Management
8 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) IBM