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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Manager
Rank 830 800 804
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 113 134 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88 115 104
Average salary £75,000 £64,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,308 £46,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £57,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+30.43% +6.97%

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
97897 101300 100030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82176 83924 80368
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 -8 113 £75,000 +17.64% 8
London +10 49 £70,000 - 4
South East -13 14 £60,000 +4.34% 3
West Yorkshire - 14 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 14 £80,000 -
Leeds - 14 £80,000 -
East of England +11 13 £75,000 +40.18%
South West -4 10 £80,000 +18.51% 1
West Midlands -27 10 £56,500 +13.00%
Coventry -4 9 £54,250 +26.16%
Bristol -2 6 £80,000 +100.00% 1
Basildon - 5 - -
Essex - 5 - -
City of London +58 4 £85,000 +18.46% 1
Middlesex - 4 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 3 £75,000 +13.20%
Oxfordshire -10 3 £62,500 +8.69%
Bedfordshire - 3 £72,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £75,000 -
Hampshire +15 2 £60,000 -29.41%
Berkshire +1 2 £70,000 +52.17% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 2 - -
Milton Keynes -7 2 - -
Oxford -11 2 £62,500 +8.69%
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Gloucester - 2 £75,000 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £75,000 -
Midlands - 2 £75,000 -
North West +13 1 £53,453 -7.03%

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 103 (41.53%) Project Management
2 98 (39.52%) PRINCE2
3 93 (37.50%) Finance
4 82 (33.06%) Portfolio Management
5 73 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (22.18%) Programme Management
8 47 (18.95%) Line Management
9 41 (16.53%) PMI Certification
10 35 (14.11%) PMP
11 33 (13.31%) Waterfall
12 28 (11.29%) Change Management
13 26 (10.48%) ITIL
14 25 (10.08%) Scrum
14 25 (10.08%) QA
15 24 (9.68%) PMI
15 24 (9.68%) E-Commerce
16 21 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (8.47%) Banking
17 20 (8.06%) Project Governance
18 19 (7.66%) Project Planning
18 19 (7.66%) Degree
18 19 (7.66%) SAP
18 19 (7.66%) PRINCE
19 17 (6.85%) Risk Management
19 17 (6.85%) Data Centre
20 16 (6.45%) Matrix Management
20 16 (6.45%) Retail
21 15 (6.05%) Process Management
22 14 (5.65%) ERP

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 5 (2.02%) CMS
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (4.84%) MS Project
2 8 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.21%) MS Office
4 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) IaaS
2 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) LAN
1 2 (0.81%) SAN
1 2 (0.81%) WAN
2 1 (0.40%) Firewall
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) VLAN
2 1 (0.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.02%) Big Data
3 4 (1.61%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.61%) GIS
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) TestPartner
General
1 93 (37.50%) Finance
2 21 (8.47%) Banking
3 16 (6.45%) Retail
4 11 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.63%) Law
6 4 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.61%) Legal
7 3 (1.21%) Marketing
8 2 (0.81%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) French Language
9 1 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.40%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.40%) .NET
3 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.40%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) PMI
2 17 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.61%) iPad
6 4 (1.61%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.81%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.40%) NHS
8 1 (0.40%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.42%) Windows
2 3 (1.21%) Solaris
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (41.53%) Project Management
2 98 (39.52%) PRINCE2
3 82 (33.06%) Portfolio Management
4 73 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (22.18%) Programme Management
7 47 (18.95%) Line Management
8 33 (13.31%) Waterfall
9 28 (11.29%) Change Management
10 26 (10.48%) ITIL
11 25 (10.08%) Scrum
12 24 (9.68%) E-Commerce
13 21 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (8.06%) Project Governance
15 19 (7.66%) PRINCE
15 19 (7.66%) Project Planning
16 17 (6.85%) Risk Management
17 16 (6.45%) Matrix Management
18 15 (6.05%) Process Management
19 14 (5.65%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (16.53%) PMI Certification
2 35 (14.11%) PMP
3 19 (7.66%) Degree
4 5 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.61%) CITP
5 4 (1.61%) ISACA
5 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.81%) CISA
6 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) ACCA
7 1 (0.40%) APMP
7 1 (0.40%) CIMA
7 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.08%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.21%) P3O
4 2 (0.81%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (7.66%) SAP
2 4 (1.61%) Oracle
3 3 (1.21%) Citrix
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.81%) Planview
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco
5 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.40%) HP
5 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.40%) TOWER Software
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