The median annual salary for a Portfolio Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Manager
UK / England
Rank 742 823 828
Rank change year-on-year +81 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 92 119 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 89
Median salary £70,000 £75,000 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +17.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £48,000 £47,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.89% +26.08%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Portfolio Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Portfolio Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Manager in England

Portfolio Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Portfolio Manager in England

Portfolio Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Manager in England

Portfolio Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +76 39 £67,500 -10.00% 3
East of England +31 19 £80,000 - 1
South East +55 10 £77,500 +10.71% 2
West Midlands +23 6 £77,500 +16.98%
Yorkshire +4 5 £45,000 -43.75%
North West -11 5 £60,000 +0.03%
South West +16 4 - -
East Midlands - 2 £95,000 -
Midlands +12 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Portfolio Manager
UK

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region featuring Portfolio Manager in the job title.

1 84 (42.00%) Project Management
2 74 (37.00%) Portfolio Management
3 72 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (33.50%) Finance
5 54 (27.00%) PMO
6 53 (26.50%) PRINCE2
7 52 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 42 (21.00%) Waterfall
9 38 (19.00%) Line Management
10 32 (16.00%) Risk Management
11 31 (15.50%) Programme Management
12 23 (11.50%) Change Management
13 22 (11.00%) PMP
14 21 (10.50%) MS Project
15 20 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 18 (9.00%) SharePoint
17 17 (8.50%) MS Excel
17 17 (8.50%) Retail
17 17 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (8.00%) Demand Management
18 16 (8.00%) APMP
18 16 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
18 16 (8.00%) MS Visio
19 15 (7.50%) Scrum
20 14 (7.00%) IT Strategy
21 13 (6.50%) Planview
21 13 (6.50%) Salesforce.com
22 11 (5.50%) Project Governance
22 11 (5.50%) Analytics
23 10 (5.00%) E-Commerce

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 18 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (10.50%) MS Project
2 17 (8.50%) MS Excel
3 16 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 67 (33.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.50%) Retail
3 8 (4.00%) Banking
4 7 (3.50%) Legal
5 4 (2.00%) Publishing
6 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) German Language
7 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Law
8 1 (0.50%) Front Office
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.00%) PMI
3 6 (3.00%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.50%) FMCG
7 1 (0.50%) Fintech
7 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.00%) Project Management
2 74 (37.00%) Portfolio Management
3 72 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (26.50%) PRINCE2
5 52 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (21.00%) Waterfall
7 38 (19.00%) Line Management
8 32 (16.00%) Risk Management
9 31 (15.50%) Programme Management
10 23 (11.50%) Change Management
11 16 (8.00%) Demand Management
12 15 (7.50%) Scrum
13 14 (7.00%) IT Strategy
14 11 (5.50%) Analytics
14 11 (5.50%) Project Governance
15 10 (5.00%) E-Commerce
15 10 (5.00%) ITIL
16 9 (4.50%) Coaching
16 9 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.00%) C
2 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (11.00%) PMP
2 16 (8.00%) APMP
3 9 (4.50%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.00%) Degree
5 7 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.50%) CISA
7 3 (1.50%) CISM
7 3 (1.50%) CRISC
7 3 (1.50%) GISF
7 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.50%) ACCA
9 1 (0.50%) CIMA
9 1 (0.50%) ISEB
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (27.00%) PMO
2 7 (3.50%) QA
3 3 (1.50%) COBIT
3 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.50%) SLA
4 2 (1.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.50%) Planview
2 13 (6.50%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.50%) Computacenter
4 2 (1.00%) SAP
5 1 (0.50%) HP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago