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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 116 121 135
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £67,500 £72,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £58,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.73%
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
1624 1384 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.61% 80.94% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1093 1621
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £68,750 -
Portfolio Management
North West

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 16 (64.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (52.00%) ITIL
4 11 (44.00%) Project Management
5 10 (40.00%) Legal
6 9 (36.00%) Supplier Management
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) Resource Management
6 9 (36.00%) Security Testing
6 9 (36.00%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (32.00%) Project Planning
7 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
8 7 (28.00%) MS Project
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) MS Project Server
10 5 (20.00%) Java
10 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (20.00%) UNIX
10 5 (20.00%) Change Management
11 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
11 4 (16.00%) Service Management
11 4 (16.00%) SQL
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle
11 4 (16.00%) HP
11 4 (16.00%) SLA
11 4 (16.00%) Linux
12 3 (12.00%) Advertising
12 3 (12.00%) Scrum
12 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (24.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) MS Project
3 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Programme Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Server Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Tandem
3 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (52.00%) ITIL
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 9 (36.00%) Supplier Management
4 9 (36.00%) Resource Management
4 9 (36.00%) Security Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Project Planning
5 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) Service Management
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.00%) Demand Management
10 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
10 1 (4.00%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (4.00%) Release Management
10 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) IBM