Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Portfolio Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 962 968 983
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 186 221 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 120 153 228
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £48,215
90th Percentile £90,250 £90,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.36% +7.69% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Portfolio Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London +14 87 £80,000 +6.67% 1
North of England -10 39 £65,000 +1.96% 1
Yorkshire +25 29 £65,000 +13.04%
South East +54 28 £71,250 +1.79%
Midlands +35 17 £81,250 +28.97%
West Midlands +23 16 £82,500 +26.92%
East of England 0 14 £70,000 -12.50%
North West -11 10 £57,500 -11.54% 1
East Midlands +26 1 £70,000 +14.75%
South West +21 1 £65,000 +19.82%
Portfolio Manager
UK

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region featuring Portfolio Manager in the job title.

1 120 (64.52%) Project Management
2 103 (55.38%) Portfolio Management
3 89 (47.85%) Finance
4 74 (39.78%) PRINCE2
5 73 (39.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (38.17%) PMO
7 60 (32.26%) People Management
8 55 (29.57%) Matrix Organization
8 55 (29.57%) Banking
9 51 (27.42%) Investment Banking
10 50 (26.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 49 (26.34%) Wealth Management
12 47 (25.27%) Derivative
13 46 (24.73%) Retail Banking
14 45 (24.19%) Asset Management
15 35 (18.82%) PMP
16 34 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (17.74%) Resource Management
18 29 (15.59%) Resource Allocation
19 27 (14.52%) Driving Licence
20 25 (13.44%) Programme Management
21 21 (11.29%) ERP
22 18 (9.68%) Line Management
22 18 (9.68%) SAP
23 17 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
23 17 (9.14%) Waterfall
24 16 (8.60%) IT Strategy
25 15 (8.06%) CRM
25 15 (8.06%) Risk Management
25 15 (8.06%) Retail

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (3.76%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.61%) Confluence
3 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (3.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 6 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.08%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.76%) Amazon EMR
1 7 (3.76%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (1.08%) FinancialForce
2 2 (1.08%) PaaS
2 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.76%) Internet
2 6 (3.23%) FTP
2 6 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.30%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.76%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (3.76%) Apache Hive
2 7 (3.76%) Big Data
2 7 (3.76%) Hadoop
2 7 (3.76%) Impala
2 7 (3.76%) Redis
3 6 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.23%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.08%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.54%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (2.69%) JIRA
2 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 89 (47.85%) Finance
2 55 (29.57%) Banking
3 51 (27.42%) Investment Banking
4 46 (24.73%) Retail Banking
5 15 (8.06%) Retail
6 6 (3.23%) Law
7 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.61%) Advertising
8 3 (1.61%) Legal
8 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.76%) scikit-learn
1 7 (3.76%) TensorFlow
2 6 (3.23%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 47 (25.27%) Derivative
2 27 (14.52%) Driving Licence
3 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.30%) Virtual Team
5 7 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.08%) Equities
7 2 (1.08%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.54%) Fintech
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.54%) PMI
8 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (64.52%) Project Management
2 103 (55.38%) Portfolio Management
3 74 (39.78%) PRINCE2
4 73 (39.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (32.26%) People Management
6 55 (29.57%) Matrix Organization
7 50 (26.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 49 (26.34%) Wealth Management
9 45 (24.19%) Asset Management
10 34 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (17.74%) Resource Management
12 29 (15.59%) Resource Allocation
13 25 (13.44%) Programme Management
14 21 (11.29%) ERP
15 18 (9.68%) Line Management
16 17 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (9.14%) Waterfall
17 16 (8.60%) IT Strategy
18 15 (8.06%) CRM
18 15 (8.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.23%) C
1 6 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (18.82%) PMP
2 13 (6.99%) Degree
3 11 (5.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (5.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) APMP
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (38.17%) PMO
2 8 (4.30%) P3O
3 5 (2.69%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (9.68%) SAP
2 11 (5.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.30%) Oracle
4 7 (3.76%) Cloudera
4 7 (3.76%) Tableau
5 5 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.08%) Epicor
6 2 (1.08%) IFS
6 2 (1.08%) Infor
6 2 (1.08%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.08%) Sage
6 2 (1.08%) Xero