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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Manager
Rank 779 732 795
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 114 186 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 151 91
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £49,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £86,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 July 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 1 July 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 -74 95 £70,000 +7.69% 8
London -14 41 £76,250 +1.66% 3
South East +10 27 £61,250 -3.92% 2
South Wales - 12 £50,000 - 1
Wales - 12 £50,000 - 1
Cardiff - 12 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +20 10 £47,000 -
Surrey +9 10 £85,000 +38.77%
East of England -1 7 £80,000 +18.51% 2
Oxford - 7 £51,000 -
Scotland - 6 £57,500 -
Glasgow - 5 £55,000 -
North West +4 4 £63,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £80,000 -
East Midlands +9 3 £70,000 +21.73%
City of London +8 3 £77,500 - 1
Manchester +6 3 £63,500 -
Berkshire -4 3 £65,000 +8.33% 2
West Midlands -13 3 £53,000 +17.77%
Yorkshire -17 3 £66,250 +44.80%
Midlands - 3 £70,000 -
South West - 3 £55,000 - 1
West Sussex +3 2 - -
Nottinghamshire 0 2 - -
Nottingham -6 2 - -
Reading -11 2 £65,000 +4.00% 1
West Yorkshire -12 2 £62,500 +36.61%
Bedfordshire - 2 £103,750 -
Gatwick - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £55,500 - 1

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 107 (48.64%) Finance
2 95 (43.18%) Project Management
3 93 (42.27%) PRINCE2
4 60 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
5 50 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (22.27%) PMI Certification
7 45 (20.45%) Programme Management
7 45 (20.45%) Line Management
8 41 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (17.73%) Degree
9 39 (17.73%) Coaching
10 33 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 31 (14.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (13.64%) Retail
13 27 (12.27%) PMP
14 26 (11.82%) PMI
15 22 (10.00%) Change Management
16 18 (8.18%) MS Excel
16 18 (8.18%) Supplier Management
16 18 (8.18%) Banking
16 18 (8.18%) SDLC
17 16 (7.27%) Matrix Management
17 16 (7.27%) ITIL
17 16 (7.27%) Risk Management
18 15 (6.82%) SAP
18 15 (6.82%) Microsoft
18 15 (6.82%) Waterfall
19 14 (6.36%) Resource Management
19 14 (6.36%) MS Office
19 14 (6.36%) PRINCE

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 5 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.36%) MS Office
3 10 (4.55%) MS Project
4 5 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.82%) SAP FI
1 4 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (1.82%) SAP CO
1 4 (1.82%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.91%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.45%) Big Data
2 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) JIRA
General
1 107 (48.64%) Finance
2 30 (13.64%) Retail
3 18 (8.18%) Banking
4 7 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.27%) Back Office
6 3 (1.36%) Front Office
6 3 (1.36%) Law
6 3 (1.36%) Military
7 2 (0.91%) Billing
7 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.91%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.82%) PMI
2 10 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.73%) FMCG
3 6 (2.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.27%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.36%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.91%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.91%) NHS
6 2 (0.91%) Derivative
7 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.45%) Online Games
7 1 (0.45%) GIS
7 1 (0.45%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (43.18%) Project Management
2 93 (42.27%) PRINCE2
3 60 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
4 50 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 45 (20.45%) Programme Management
5 45 (20.45%) Line Management
6 41 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (17.73%) Coaching
8 33 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 31 (14.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (10.00%) Change Management
11 18 (8.18%) Supplier Management
11 18 (8.18%) SDLC
12 16 (7.27%) Risk Management
12 16 (7.27%) ITIL
12 16 (7.27%) Matrix Management
13 15 (6.82%) Waterfall
14 14 (6.36%) Resource Management
14 14 (6.36%) PRINCE
15 11 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.27%) VBA
2 3 (1.36%) C
3 1 (0.45%) SQL
3 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (22.27%) PMI Certification
2 39 (17.73%) Degree
3 27 (12.27%) PMP
4 11 (5.00%) APMP
5 9 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.36%) ISEB
8 3 (1.36%) APMG
8 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.45%) MBA
9 1 (0.45%) CFA
9 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.18%) QA
2 2 (0.91%) P3O
3 1 (0.45%) EMIR
3 1 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.45%) Basel III
3 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (6.82%) Microsoft
1 15 (6.82%) SAP
2 4 (1.82%) HP
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle
4 2 (0.91%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.45%) IBM
5 1 (0.45%) Citrix
5 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.45%) Reuters
5 1 (0.45%) BT
5 1 (0.45%) OpenText
5 1 (0.45%) VMware
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Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + competitive benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago