Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Portfolio Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Portfolio Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1129 1175 1240
Rank change year-on-year +46 +65 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Analyst 60 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.034% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 49 44 44
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,150 £26,250 £27,950
90th Percentile £116,250 £66,250 £56,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% -7.05% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Portfolio Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Analyst in the UK

Portfolio Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Portfolio Analyst in the UK

Portfolio Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Analyst over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Analyst in the UK

Portfolio Analyst
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England +39 60 £37,500 -7.41% 4
London +28 31 £57,500 +24.32% 1
UK excluding London +24 29 £35,000 -3.45% 5
East of England +9 15 £32,500 -48.00% 1
North of England -13 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
North West -21 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South East +34 4 £37,500 -
Midlands - 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £43,750 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -

Portfolio Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Portfolio Analyst 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 featuring Portfolio Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (56.67%) PMO
2 32 (53.33%) Finance
3 25 (41.67%) Portfolio Management
4 18 (30.00%) Project Management
4 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (23.33%) SQL
6 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
10 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
11 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
11 7 (11.67%) VBA
11 7 (11.67%) Analytics
12 6 (10.00%) Change Control
12 6 (10.00%) Product Management
12 6 (10.00%) R
12 6 (10.00%) Fund Management
12 6 (10.00%) Investment Management
12 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
12 6 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 6 (10.00%) Marketing
12 6 (10.00%) MATLAB
12 6 (10.00%) Equities
12 6 (10.00%) S-PLUS

Portfolio Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (10.00%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SunGard APT
1 2 (3.33%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.67%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.67%) Impala
3 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 32 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Front Office
5 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Law
6 2 (3.33%) Retail
7 1 (1.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) Node.js
2 1 (1.67%) scikit-learn
2 1 (1.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Portfolio Management
2 18 (30.00%) Project Management
3 10 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (11.67%) Analytics
7 6 (10.00%) Change Control
7 6 (10.00%) Fund Management
7 6 (10.00%) Investment Management
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (10.00%) Product Management
8 5 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.67%) Business Transformation
9 4 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) VBA
3 6 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 6 (10.00%) R
4 2 (3.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (56.67%) PMO
2 3 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) P3O
4 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Tableau
3 3 (5.00%) Charles River
4 2 (3.33%) GoldenSource
4 2 (3.33%) SunGard
4 2 (3.33%) Sybase
5 1 (1.67%) CA
5 1 (1.67%) Cloudera