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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 120 104 133
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 1 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.053% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.87% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% -28.81%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1582 1267 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.60% 81.06% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 956 1337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Legal
2 9 (64.29%) Supplier Management
2 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Resource Management
3 8 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 8 (57.14%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project Server
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) User Experience
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
1 9 (64.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Process Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (64.29%) Supplier Management
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Resource Management
2 9 (64.29%) Security Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 8 (57.14%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
6 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft