The table below looks at the statistics for the Portfolio Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Manager
Rank 805 810 768
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 98 130 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 76 113 90
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £101,500 £80,250
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Portfolio Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Portfolio Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Portfolio Manager
Salary Trend

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

Portfolio Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Portfolio Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 within the UK.

Portfolio Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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
England +1 91 £70,000 - 12
London -36 27 £77,500 - 7
South East -6 23 £80,000 +33.33% 1
North West +15 16 £80,000 - 1
West Midlands -5 13 £48,000 +6.66%
Surrey +14 11 £80,000 +28.00%
Coventry -7 10 £45,500 -24.16%
City of London +14 6 £47,500 -40.62% 1
Manchester +9 6 £57,500 -28.12%
South West -6 6 £67,500 -32.50%
Oxfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
Oxford - 5 £57,500 -
West Sussex +14 4 £53,750 - 1
Cumbria - 4 £80,000 -
Scotland +18 3 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Glasgow +12 3 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Salford +3 3 £57,500 -28.12%
East Midlands +7 2 £70,000 -32.03% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £90,000 +75.60%
Milton Keynes -10 2 £90,000 +75.60%
Gatwick - 2 - - 1
Birmingham - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £48,000 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £53,750 -
Cardiff - 2 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £47,500 - 1
South Wales - 2 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £79,000 - 1
Yorkshire +9 1 £70,000 +47.36%
Nottinghamshire +2 1 - - 2

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 112 (58.33%) Finance
2 93 (48.44%) PRINCE2
3 79 (41.15%) Project Management
4 47 (24.48%) Portfolio Management
5 41 (21.35%) PMI Certification
6 39 (20.31%) Programme Management
7 34 (17.71%) Coaching
7 34 (17.71%) Line Management
8 32 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 32 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (16.15%) Retail
10 28 (14.58%) PMP
11 26 (13.54%) Degree
12 25 (13.02%) Banking
13 22 (11.46%) Risk Management
14 21 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (9.90%) PMI
15 19 (9.90%) Supplier Management
15 19 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
17 17 (8.85%) ITIL
18 15 (7.81%) Change Management
19 14 (7.29%) Matrix Management
20 13 (6.77%) Change Control
20 13 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (6.77%) Microsoft
21 12 (6.25%) Service Delivery
21 12 (6.25%) People Management
22 11 (5.73%) Resource Management

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.52%) SAS
2 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.73%) MS Office
3 5 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.08%) MS Project
5 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.08%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.04%) DB2
2 2 (1.04%) DataStage
2 2 (1.04%) SQLPlus
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.52%) Big Data
3 1 (0.52%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (3.13%) JIRA
2 2 (1.04%) Toad
2 2 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 112 (58.33%) Finance
2 31 (16.15%) Retail
3 25 (13.02%) Banking
4 8 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.56%) Marketing
6 3 (1.56%) Military
6 3 (1.56%) Billing
6 3 (1.56%) Front Office
6 3 (1.56%) Law
6 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.56%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Back Office
7 2 (1.04%) Electronics
7 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) PMI
2 13 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.65%) FMCG
3 7 (3.65%) E-Learning
4 6 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.08%) Tandem
5 4 (2.08%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) DTV
7 1 (0.52%) EPoS
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
7 1 (0.52%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (48.44%) PRINCE2
2 79 (41.15%) Project Management
3 47 (24.48%) Portfolio Management
4 39 (20.31%) Programme Management
5 34 (17.71%) Line Management
5 34 (17.71%) Coaching
6 32 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 32 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (11.46%) Risk Management
8 21 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (9.90%) Supplier Management
9 19 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (8.85%) ITIL
11 15 (7.81%) Change Management
12 14 (7.29%) Matrix Management
13 13 (6.77%) Change Control
14 12 (6.25%) Service Delivery
14 12 (6.25%) People Management
15 11 (5.73%) Service Management
15 11 (5.73%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.65%) VBA
2 3 (1.56%) SQL
3 2 (1.04%) C
3 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (21.35%) PMI Certification
2 28 (14.58%) PMP
3 26 (13.54%) Degree
4 13 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (4.17%) CFA
6 7 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.13%) APMP
8 4 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.08%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.52%) MBA
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) Basel III
2 1 (0.52%) EMIR
2 1 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (6.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.73%) SAP
3 5 (2.60%) Oracle
3 5 (2.60%) Computacenter
4 4 (2.08%) BMC
5 3 (1.56%) HP
6 2 (1.04%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.04%) Cognos
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.52%) webMethods
7 1 (0.52%) Fujitsu
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + car + benefits + expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £70k - £80k + quarterly bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: Unspecified Very high
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance + 15% bonus +
Posted: 5 days ago
Elephant and Castle, London
University of the Arts London
Salary: £35,884 - £43,052 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 19 days ago
London
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago