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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 763 783 729
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 140 94 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.093% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 107 74 134
Average salary £65,000 £62,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,861 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £58,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+11.58% -2.91%

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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014 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 1 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
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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 +14 132 £65,000 +4.00% 9
London +42 83 £75,000 - 6
City of London +19 23 £75,000 +11.11% 4
South East -8 20 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Berkshire -4 9 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire -39 9 £48,750 +8.33%
Hampshire +2 8 £65,000 +52.94%
Reading +1 8 £65,000 +44.44%
West Yorkshire -38 8 £47,500 -7.58%
Bracknell 0 6 £65,000 -13.33%
Surrey -3 6 £65,000 -32.46%
East Midlands -4 6 £71,250 -
Farnborough - 6 £65,000 -
Weybridge - 6 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 6 £65,000 -
Slough - 6 £65,000 -
West Midlands -3 5 £44,000 -22.80%
Kent +1 4 £72,500 -9.37%
Coventry 0 4 £43,000 -
East of England -14 4 £68,750 +14.58%
Essex - 4 £68,750 -
Glasgow -8 3 £54,000 -1.81%
Scotland -13 3 £54,000 -1.81%
North West -23 3 £47,500 -9.52%
Leeds -34 3 £50,000 +22.54%
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £68,750 -
Nottingham +1 2 £68,750 -
West Sussex -9 2 £63,750 -1.92% 1
Manchester -30 2 - -
Bradford - 2 £45,250 -

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 152 (51.70%) Finance
2 141 (47.96%) Project Management
3 97 (32.99%) Portfolio Management
4 88 (29.93%) PRINCE2
5 85 (28.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (16.33%) Programme Management
7 35 (11.90%) Service Delivery
8 29 (9.86%) ITIL
8 29 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (9.18%) Matrix Management
9 27 (9.18%) Product Management
10 26 (8.84%) Marketing
10 26 (8.84%) Risk Management
11 25 (8.50%) Retail
11 25 (8.50%) PMI Certification
11 25 (8.50%) Waterfall
12 22 (7.48%) Microsoft
13 19 (6.46%) MS Excel
13 19 (6.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 18 (6.12%) Supplier Management
14 18 (6.12%) Change Control
14 18 (6.12%) PMI
15 17 (5.78%) PMP
15 17 (5.78%) Degree
15 17 (5.78%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (5.44%) IT Governance
17 15 (5.10%) MS Project
17 15 (5.10%) MS Office
18 14 (4.76%) E-Commerce
18 14 (4.76%) Information Security

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 5 (1.70%) SharePoint
1 5 (1.70%) SAS
2 4 (1.36%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.10%) MS Project
2 15 (5.10%) MS Office
3 7 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.08%) LAN
1 12 (4.08%) PBX
1 12 (4.08%) VoIP
1 12 (4.08%) WAN
1 12 (4.08%) TETRA
1 12 (4.08%) Multicast
2 1 (0.34%) SAN
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.02%) Base SAS
2 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.34%) DataStage
3 1 (0.34%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Toad
1 1 (0.34%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.34%) QADirector
General
1 152 (51.70%) Finance
2 26 (8.84%) Marketing
3 25 (8.50%) Retail
4 13 (4.42%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.42%) Banking
5 9 (3.06%) Legal
6 6 (2.04%) French Language
7 5 (1.70%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.36%) Advertising
9 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.68%) Billing
11 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.34%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.12%) PMI
2 5 (1.70%) Management Information System
2 5 (1.70%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.02%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.34%) RIA
4 1 (0.34%) Video on Demand
4 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.34%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (0.34%) Economics
4 1 (0.34%) Derivative
4 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.42%) Windows
2 12 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (47.96%) Project Management
2 97 (32.99%) Portfolio Management
3 88 (29.93%) PRINCE2
4 85 (28.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (16.33%) Programme Management
6 35 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 29 (9.86%) ITIL
7 29 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (9.18%) Product Management
8 27 (9.18%) Matrix Management
9 26 (8.84%) Risk Management
10 25 (8.50%) Waterfall
11 19 (6.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 18 (6.12%) Change Control
12 18 (6.12%) Supplier Management
13 17 (5.78%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (5.44%) IT Governance
15 14 (4.76%) Information Security
15 14 (4.76%) Problem Management
15 14 (4.76%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.72%) SQL
2 3 (1.02%) SAS Macro
3 2 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (8.50%) PMI Certification
2 17 (5.78%) Degree
2 17 (5.78%) PMP
3 12 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.08%) CCNA
4 10 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.68%) ISACA
7 1 (0.34%) MAPM
7 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) APMP
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.34%) CFA
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB
7 1 (0.34%) HNC
7 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.04%) QA
2 5 (1.70%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) COBIT
3 2 (0.68%) P3O
4 1 (0.34%) COREP
Vendors
1 22 (7.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.08%) Cisco
3 5 (1.70%) SAP
4 4 (1.36%) Cognos
4 4 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (0.68%) Cognizant
5 2 (0.68%) webMethods
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle
5 2 (0.68%) Business Objects
5 2 (0.68%) IBM
5 2 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.34%) Software AG
6 1 (0.34%) Open Text
6 1 (0.34%) Planview
6 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
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