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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Manager
Rank 832 857 851
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 116 114 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 85 88 130
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,220 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £101,050
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 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 30 April 2016. 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 +9 108 £75,000 +11.11% 7
London +15 39 £85,000 +17.24% 3
West Midlands -14 18 £62,500 +30.20% 1
East of England +24 12 £80,000 +1.26%
South East +10 12 £70,000 -12.50%
Yorkshire +25 10 £55,500 -20.71% 1
West Yorkshire - 10 £55,500 - 1
Coventry +4 9 £57,500 +26.37%
Leeds - 9 £42,500 - 1
City of London +47 7 £88,750 +86.84%
South Wales +8 7 £63,750 +34.21%
Wales +5 7 £63,750 +34.21%
North West +11 6 £65,000 -1.88% 1
Bedfordshire +2 6 £80,000 -23.80%
Birmingham -12 6 £65,000 -
Newport - 6 £63,750 -
South West +3 5 £73,750 +9.25% 1
Luton - 5 £80,000 -
Hampshire +4 4 £64,000 -24.70%
Oxfordshire -5 4 £70,000 +21.73%
Manchester -7 4 £63,750 +20.85% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £66,250 -
Swindon - 3 £66,250 -
Nottingham +12 2 £64,250 -
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £64,250 -
East Midlands 0 2 £64,250 +11.73%
Midlands -1 2 £57,500 -14.81%
Bristol -1 2 £80,000 +66.66% 1
Haywards Heath -5 2 £87,500 +62.79%
Cardiff -6 2 £62,500 +31.57%

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 106 (45.89%) PRINCE2
2 80 (34.63%) Portfolio Management
3 79 (34.20%) Finance
4 74 (32.03%) Project Management
5 63 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (25.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (20.78%) Programme Management
8 46 (19.91%) PMI Certification
9 44 (19.05%) ITIL
10 38 (16.45%) PMP
11 34 (14.72%) Change Management
11 34 (14.72%) Waterfall
12 30 (12.99%) Banking
13 29 (12.55%) Line Management
14 28 (12.12%) PMI
15 25 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (10.39%) Scrum
17 23 (9.96%) SAP
18 21 (9.09%) PRINCE
18 21 (9.09%) Data Centre
19 19 (8.23%) QA
20 18 (7.79%) Matrix Management
21 15 (6.49%) Project Governance
22 14 (6.06%) Six Sigma
22 14 (6.06%) Service Delivery
22 14 (6.06%) MS Project
22 14 (6.06%) Microsoft
23 13 (5.63%) ERP
23 13 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 13 (5.63%) SDLC

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (6.06%) MS Project
2 9 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.73%) MS Office
4 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.73%) Office 365
2 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) Internet
1 2 (0.87%) LAN
1 2 (0.87%) Network Security
1 2 (0.87%) SAN
1 2 (0.87%) WAN
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) Intranet
2 1 (0.43%) VLAN
2 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.30%) GIS
3 2 (0.87%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) TestPartner
2 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.43%) Hudson
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Maven
2 1 (0.43%) Selenium
2 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.43%) Testopia
2 1 (0.43%) WebDriver
General
1 79 (34.20%) Finance
2 30 (12.99%) Banking
3 10 (4.33%) Retail
4 9 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.03%) Legal
6 6 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.73%) Advertising
8 3 (1.30%) Law
9 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.87%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Back Office
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.43%) Marketing
10 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.16%) Middleware
2 3 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.12%) PMI
2 21 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.30%) NHS
4 3 (1.30%) Reinsurance
4 3 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.87%) EPoS
5 2 (0.87%) Hedge funds
5 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.87%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.43%) Fintech
6 1 (0.43%) FMCG
6 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.73%) Windows
2 1 (0.43%) Linux
2 1 (0.43%) Unix
2 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (45.89%) PRINCE2
2 80 (34.63%) Portfolio Management
3 74 (32.03%) Project Management
4 63 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (25.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (20.78%) Programme Management
7 44 (19.05%) ITIL
8 34 (14.72%) Change Management
8 34 (14.72%) Waterfall
9 29 (12.55%) Line Management
10 25 (10.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (10.39%) Scrum
12 21 (9.09%) PRINCE
13 18 (7.79%) Matrix Management
14 15 (6.49%) Project Governance
15 14 (6.06%) Service Delivery
15 14 (6.06%) Six Sigma
16 13 (5.63%) ERP
16 13 (5.63%) SDLC
16 13 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.73%) Java
2 2 (0.87%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (19.91%) PMI Certification
2 38 (16.45%) PMP
3 11 (4.76%) Degree
3 11 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.30%) APMP
6 3 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.87%) CISA
7 2 (0.87%) CITP
7 2 (0.87%) ISACA
7 2 (0.87%) ISEB
7 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.23%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.87%) P3O
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 23 (9.96%) SAP
2 14 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.30%) Citrix
4 2 (0.87%) HP
4 2 (0.87%) Planview
5 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.43%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.43%) Juniper
5 1 (0.43%) Rally
London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago