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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Manager
Rank 775 750 780
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 117 181 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 84 142 80
Average salary £63,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £83,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 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 31 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 -59 96 £65,500 +0.76% 11
London -34 40 £75,000 - 4
South East +4 28 £55,000 -15.38%
Oxfordshire +23 13 £47,000 -
Cardiff - 13 £52,500 -
South Wales - 13 £52,500 -
Wales - 13 £52,500 -
Oxford - 10 £47,000 -
East of England +1 9 £80,000 +18.51% 3
Surrey +16 7 £80,000 +23.07%
Scotland - 7 £62,500 -
Berkshire +1 5 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £80,000 - 1
Manchester +8 4 £59,250 -
Reading +3 4 £65,000 -
North West -3 4 £59,250 +24.73%
West Midlands -12 4 £52,000 +15.55%
Glasgow - 4 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £51,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £81,250 -
North East - 3 £55,000 -
Southampton +8 2 £60,000 -25.00%
East Midlands +1 2 £45,000 -34.54% 2
City of London 0 2 £81,250 +8.33% 1
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £45,000 -34.54% 1
Nottingham -4 2 £45,000 -34.54% 1
Hampshire -5 2 £60,000 -7.69%
West Yorkshire -7 2 £62,500 +31.57%
South West -11 2 £52,675 -29.76%
Yorkshire -14 2 £62,500 +31.57% 2

Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 100 (47.39%) Finance
2 80 (37.91%) Project Management
3 76 (36.02%) PRINCE2
4 56 (26.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (26.54%) Portfolio Management
5 46 (21.80%) Line Management
6 41 (19.43%) Programme Management
7 37 (17.54%) PMI Certification
8 36 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (14.69%) Retail
10 30 (14.22%) Coaching
11 27 (12.80%) Mentoring
12 26 (12.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (12.32%) Degree
12 26 (12.32%) Change Management
13 21 (9.95%) PMI
14 19 (9.00%) SDLC
15 17 (8.06%) Banking
16 16 (7.58%) PMP
17 15 (7.11%) SAP
17 15 (7.11%) PRINCE
17 15 (7.11%) Risk Management
18 14 (6.64%) ITIL
18 14 (6.64%) MS Excel
18 14 (6.64%) Supplier Management
19 13 (6.16%) Matrix Management
19 13 (6.16%) Waterfall
20 12 (5.69%) Resource Management
21 11 (5.21%) APMP
21 11 (5.21%) Software Delivery

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) SAS
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.21%) MS Office
3 9 (4.27%) MS Project
4 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.42%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (1.42%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.42%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.95%) SAP BW
1 2 (0.95%) Big Data
2 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 100 (47.39%) Finance
2 31 (14.69%) Retail
3 17 (8.06%) Banking
4 7 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.37%) Back Office
7 4 (1.90%) Front Office
8 3 (1.42%) Military
8 3 (1.42%) Law
8 3 (1.42%) Marketing
9 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.95%) Billing
9 2 (0.95%) Legal
9 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Advertising
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
10 1 (0.47%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.95%) PMI
2 10 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.84%) FMCG
4 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.42%) Derivative
5 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.95%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.95%) E-Learning
5 2 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.47%) GIS
6 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.47%) Online Games
6 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.47%) iPad
6 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.91%) Project Management
2 76 (36.02%) PRINCE2
3 56 (26.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (26.54%) Portfolio Management
4 46 (21.80%) Line Management
5 41 (19.43%) Programme Management
6 36 (17.06%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (14.22%) Coaching
8 27 (12.80%) Mentoring
9 26 (12.32%) Change Management
9 26 (12.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (9.00%) SDLC
11 15 (7.11%) PRINCE
11 15 (7.11%) Risk Management
12 14 (6.64%) Supplier Management
12 14 (6.64%) ITIL
13 13 (6.16%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.16%) Matrix Management
14 12 (5.69%) Resource Management
15 11 (5.21%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.42%) C
2 2 (0.95%) VBA
3 1 (0.47%) R
3 1 (0.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (17.54%) PMI Certification
2 26 (12.32%) Degree
3 16 (7.58%) PMP
4 11 (5.21%) APMP
5 7 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.42%) APMG
8 3 (1.42%) ISEB
8 3 (1.42%) MBA
8 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.47%) CITP
10 1 (0.47%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) QA
2 7 (3.32%) P3O
3 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.95%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) Basel III
4 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.47%) EMIR
4 1 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (7.11%) SAP
2 11 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.90%) HP
4 2 (0.95%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle
5 1 (0.47%) IBM
5 1 (0.47%) Citrix
5 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.47%) Reuters
5 1 (0.47%) BT
5 1 (0.47%) OpenText
5 1 (0.47%) VMware
South East London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Anglia
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum basic salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The University of Northampton
Salary: Grade 9 - £47,328 - £54,841
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago