The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 141 162 141
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 21 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 12
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Portfolio Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2850 3105 2570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.48% 83.51% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 2007 1667
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Portfolio Management
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Portfolio Management Salary Trend in Scotland

Portfolio Management
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Portfolio Management Salary Histogram in Scotland

Portfolio Management
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
Edinburgh +13 17 £50,000 - 4
Glasgow +1 2 £45,000 -33.33%
West Lothian - 2 £41,250 -
Portfolio Management
UK

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (63.89%) Project Management
1 23 (63.89%) Data Centre
2 21 (58.33%) Degree
2 21 (58.33%) Performance Management
3 20 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 19 (52.78%) Law
5 17 (47.22%) CISSP
5 17 (47.22%) IIS
5 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
5 17 (47.22%) Security Architecture
5 17 (47.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (41.67%) Splunk
6 15 (41.67%) ArcSight
7 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 8 (22.22%) Service Management
9 7 (19.44%) QA
10 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL
11 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.11%) ITSM
11 4 (11.11%) FrontRange
11 4 (11.11%) IT Governance
11 4 (11.11%) COBIT
11 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
11 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.11%) Coaching
12 3 (8.33%) People Management

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 17 (47.22%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Project
1 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) CA PPM
2 1 (2.78%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LDAP
2 2 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Spotfire
General
1 19 (52.78%) Law
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Consultant
2 13 (36.11%) Security Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) IT Security Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) IT Consultant
4 9 (25.00%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Management Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Service Management Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Project Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Project Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) IT Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) J2EE
1 3 (8.33%) JSP
1 3 (8.33%) Servlets
2 1 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Project Management
2 21 (58.33%) Performance Management
3 20 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 17 (47.22%) Security Architecture
4 17 (47.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (22.22%) Service Management
6 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) ITSM
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 4 (11.11%) IT Governance
7 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) People Management
8 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Demand Management
8 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Line Management
8 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Degree
2 17 (47.22%) CISSP
3 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (47.22%) PCI DSS
2 7 (19.44%) QA
3 4 (11.11%) COBIT
4 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.78%) P3O
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Control-M
1 3 (8.33%) Foglight
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Splunk
1 15 (41.67%) ArcSight
2 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 4 (11.11%) FrontRange
3 3 (8.33%) Informatica
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Sybase
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.78%) Charles River
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