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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Manager
Rank 772 769 798
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 128 141 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 97 110 74
Average salary £58,500 £65,000 £62,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £41,861
10% offered a salary of more than £83,800 £85,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £65,000 £58,250
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +11.58%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -8 110 £61,750 -5.00% 15
London -46 33 £80,000 +6.66% 9
South East +22 28 £60,000 -7.69% 1
East of England +17 14 £52,000 -22.96%
South Wales - 12 £53,750 -
Wales - 12 £53,750 -
Cardiff - 12 £53,750 -
Oxfordshire - 11 £47,000 - 1
East Midlands +1 10 £51,085 -18.26% 2
Cambridgeshire - 10 £51,500 -
Oxford - 8 £47,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +13 7 £51,085 -18.26% 1
Yorkshire +1 7 £67,500 +38.46% 1
Peterborough - 7 £52,000 -
North West +12 6 £53,450 +12.52% 1
Manchester +8 6 £53,450 -
Northampton +2 6 £51,085 -18.26% 1
Surrey +2 6 £80,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +5 5 £65,000 -
Scotland -5 5 £57,500 +6.48%
Reading -7 5 £65,000 -
West Midlands -16 5 £53,000 +20.45% 1
Hampshire +21 4 £61,000 -6.15%
Hertfordshire - 4 £80,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £72,500 -
York - 4 £72,500 -
Glasgow 0 3 £52,500 -2.77%
Nottingham -3 3 £43,750 -36.36%
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £43,750 -36.36%
Midlands - 3 £70,000 -

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 98 (44.55%) Finance
2 81 (36.82%) Project Management
3 68 (30.91%) Portfolio Management
4 64 (29.09%) PRINCE2
4 64 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 42 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (19.09%) Line Management
7 34 (15.45%) Change Management
8 30 (13.64%) Retail
9 27 (12.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (10.91%) Coaching
10 24 (10.91%) PMI Certification
11 23 (10.45%) SDLC
12 22 (10.00%) Degree
13 20 (9.09%) Mentoring
14 18 (8.18%) E-Commerce
15 17 (7.73%) ITIL
16 16 (7.27%) Risk Management
16 16 (7.27%) Software Delivery
17 15 (6.82%) Waterfall
18 14 (6.36%) PRINCE
19 13 (5.91%) SAP
19 13 (5.91%) PMI
19 13 (5.91%) Business Analysis
19 13 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (5.45%) Supplier Management
20 12 (5.45%) Service Delivery
21 11 (5.00%) PMP
21 11 (5.00%) CRM

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) SAS
2 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.64%) MS Project
2 5 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.36%) SAP BW
2 2 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) TestPartner
General
1 98 (44.55%) Finance
2 30 (13.64%) Retail
3 11 (5.00%) Banking
4 6 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.27%) Marketing
6 4 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.82%) Back Office
6 4 (1.82%) Legal
7 3 (1.36%) Military
8 2 (0.91%) Billing
8 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.91%) Front Office
8 2 (0.91%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) French Language
9 1 (0.45%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.91%) PMI
1 13 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.27%) FMCG
3 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.36%) Derivative
5 2 (0.91%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.91%) NHS
6 1 (0.45%) GIS
6 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.45%) Statistics
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (36.82%) Project Management
2 68 (30.91%) Portfolio Management
3 64 (29.09%) PRINCE2
3 64 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 42 (19.09%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (19.09%) Line Management
6 34 (15.45%) Change Management
7 27 (12.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (10.91%) Coaching
9 23 (10.45%) SDLC
10 20 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 18 (8.18%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.73%) ITIL
13 16 (7.27%) Risk Management
13 16 (7.27%) Software Delivery
14 15 (6.82%) Waterfall
15 14 (6.36%) PRINCE
16 13 (5.91%) Business Analysis
17 12 (5.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.91%) C
2 1 (0.45%) SQL
2 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (10.91%) PMI Certification
2 22 (10.00%) Degree
3 11 (5.00%) PMP
4 10 (4.55%) APMP
5 8 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.36%) APMG
8 3 (1.36%) ISEB
8 3 (1.36%) MBA
9 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.45%) CITP
10 1 (0.45%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) QA
2 9 (4.09%) P3O
3 4 (1.82%) SLA
4 2 (0.91%) COBIT
4 2 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.45%) Basel III
5 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (5.91%) SAP
2 7 (3.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (0.45%) Citrix
4 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.45%) Reuters
4 1 (0.45%) BT
4 1 (0.45%) OpenText
4 1 (0.45%) VMware
4 1 (0.45%) Computacenter
4 1 (0.45%) IBM
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First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus, full health, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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