Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Portfolio Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Portfolio Management over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 142 165
Rank change year-on-year -24 +23 +4
Permanent jobs citing Portfolio Management 12 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% 0.044% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.051% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +33.33% -21.74%
10th Percentile £55,500 £55,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £54,950
North West median annual salary £46,250 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -28.85% +44.44% -4.26%

Portfolio Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,874 1,969 2,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.92% 87.59% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,153 1,603 2,207
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Portfolio Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Portfolio Management in Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 10 £65,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £55,000 -
Portfolio Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Law
4 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Wealth Management
4 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (33.33%) PMO
5 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (16.67%) GoldenSource
7 2 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (16.67%) PMI
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (16.67%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) Economics
8 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Programme Management

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 2 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (41.67%) Wealth Management
4 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (16.67%) Economics
6 2 (16.67%) Information Security
6 2 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PgMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PMO
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) GoldenSource
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle