Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Portfolio Manager was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Portfolio Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 340 405
Rank change year-on-year +26 +65 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 8 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.078% 0.086% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.089% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
City of London median annual salary £87,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £77,500 £51,500 £54,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £109,000 £91,500
Central London median annual salary £83,750 £68,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +21.82% +10.00% -16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Portfolio Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Portfolio Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Manager in the City of London

Portfolio Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Portfolio Manager in the City of London

Portfolio Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Manager in the City of London

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Portfolio Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Portfolio Manager in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Legal
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (25.00%) KYC
4 2 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
4 2 (25.00%) PaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Law
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Back Office
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (25.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) KYC
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO