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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Manager
Rank 799 795 794
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 93 151 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.13% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.13% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 71 132 76
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £98,950 £71,250
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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -16 84 £75,000 +11.11% 10
London -21 30 £75,000 -3.22% 4
South East +7 23 £80,000 +33.33% 2
North West +9 10 £80,000 - 2
Surrey +20 9 £85,000 +41.66% 1
West Midlands -1 6 £51,000 -15.00% 1
Wales - 6 £45,000 -
South Wales - 6 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 6 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +22 5 £55,000 - 1
West Sussex +11 5 £53,750 -23.21%
East of England +10 5 £83,000 +22.96%
Oxford - 5 £55,000 - 1
City of London +29 4 £47,500 -40.62% 2
Coventry -9 4 £50,000 -16.66%
Cumbria - 4 £80,000 -
East Midlands +13 3 £70,000 +21.73%
South West - 3 £56,000 -
Scotland - 3 £78,750 - 1
Gatwick - 3 - -
Nottingham +2 2 - -
Manchester +1 2 £66,000 -17.50% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 2 - -
Yorkshire -3 2 £70,000 +55.55% 1
Berkshire -8 2 £65,000 +8.33%
Hertfordshire - 2 £81,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £103,750 -
Glasgow - 2 £57,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £53,750 -
Leeds +18 1 - - 1

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 111 (55.50%) Finance
2 100 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 83 (41.50%) Project Management
4 52 (26.00%) Portfolio Management
5 50 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 43 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 36 (18.00%) Coaching
8 36 (18.00%) Line Management
9 34 (17.00%) Degree
9 34 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (16.00%) Mentoring
11 31 (15.50%) PMP
11 31 (15.50%) Retail
12 27 (13.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (12.50%) PMI
14 20 (10.00%) Banking
14 20 (10.00%) Supplier Management
15 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
15 19 (9.50%) Change Management
16 17 (8.50%) Risk Management
16 17 (8.50%) Matrix Management
17 16 (8.00%) ITIL
18 15 (7.50%) Microsoft
18 15 (7.50%) Waterfall
19 14 (7.00%) Change Control
19 14 (7.00%) MS Office
19 14 (7.00%) SAP
20 13 (6.50%) PRINCE
20 13 (6.50%) Analytical Skills

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) SAS
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.00%) MS Office
3 10 (5.00%) MS Project
4 5 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.00%) JIRA
General
1 111 (55.50%) Finance
2 31 (15.50%) Retail
3 20 (10.00%) Banking
4 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.00%) Military
6 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.50%) Front Office
6 3 (1.50%) Back Office
6 3 (1.50%) Law
6 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.00%) Billing
7 2 (1.00%) Publishing
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.50%) PMI
2 13 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.00%) FMCG
4 6 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.50%) E-Learning
6 4 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.00%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.50%) Tandem
8 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.50%) Online Games
8 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.50%) DTV
8 1 (0.50%) GIS
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 83 (41.50%) Project Management
3 52 (26.00%) Portfolio Management
4 43 (21.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 36 (18.00%) Line Management
6 36 (18.00%) Coaching
7 34 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (16.00%) Mentoring
9 27 (13.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (10.00%) Supplier Management
11 19 (9.50%) Change Management
12 17 (8.50%) Risk Management
12 17 (8.50%) Matrix Management
13 16 (8.00%) ITIL
14 15 (7.50%) Waterfall
15 14 (7.00%) Change Control
16 13 (6.50%) PRINCE
17 12 (6.00%) Scrum
17 12 (6.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.50%) VBA
2 2 (1.00%) C
3 1 (0.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 34 (17.00%) Degree
3 31 (15.50%) PMP
4 11 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (4.50%) APMP
6 7 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.00%) CFA
7 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.50%) ISEB
9 2 (1.00%) APMG
10 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Basel III
2 1 (0.50%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.50%) EMIR
2 1 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.00%) SAP
3 5 (2.50%) Computacenter
4 4 (2.00%) HP
5 3 (1.50%) BMC
5 3 (1.50%) Oracle
6 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.50%) Reuters
6 1 (0.50%) BT
6 1 (0.50%) OpenText
6 1 (0.50%) VMware
6 1 (0.50%) Citrix
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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