The table below looks at the statistics for the Portfolio Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Portfolio Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 90 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.30% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.39% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £71,250 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £58,000 £60,750
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -4.52%
Portfolio Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
956 1035 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.76% 97.27% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 786 903 662
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Portfolio Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Portfolio Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Portfolio Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Portfolio Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Portfolio Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £70,000 -
Portfolio Manager
South East

Portfolio Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Portfolio Manager in their job title 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 with Portfolio Manager in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) MS Project
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) Portfolio Management
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) Document Management
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB
6 1 (9.09%) DSDM
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) People Management

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Portfolio Manager in their job title 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 with Portfolio Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) DSDM
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA