The median annual salary for a Portfolio Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Analyst
UK
Rank 837 925 943
Rank change year-on-year +88 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Portfolio Analyst 23 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.030% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.031% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 17
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +57.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,050 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £80,000 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £39,250 £47,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -17.36% +72.72%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Portfolio Analyst in the UK

Portfolio Analyst
Top 16 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 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
England +100 23 £45,000 -18.18% 2
London +70 15 £47,500 -29.62% 1
East of England - 3 £50,000 -
North West -13 2 - -
South West - 2 £38,500 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Bath - 2 £38,500 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Somerset - 2 £38,500 -
City of London +47 1 - -
Yorkshire +14 1 £40,000 +15.94%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -

Portfolio Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 44 (67.69%) PMO
2 37 (56.92%) Finance
3 25 (38.46%) Portfolio Management
4 19 (29.23%) Project Management
5 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
6 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (21.54%) MS Office
8 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (18.46%) QA
10 10 (15.38%) Degree
10 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
10 10 (15.38%) Analytics
11 9 (13.85%) P3O
12 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
12 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (12.31%) MS Project
12 8 (12.31%) Resource Management
13 7 (10.77%) Retail
13 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
13 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
13 7 (10.77%) Line Management
14 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (9.23%) SAS
14 6 (9.23%) Marketing
15 5 (7.69%) Project Planning
15 5 (7.69%) Web Analytics
15 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint

Portfolio Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (9.23%) SAS
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
2 14 (21.54%) MS Office
3 8 (12.31%) MS Project
4 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
5 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 37 (56.92%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Retail
3 6 (9.23%) Marketing
4 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 5 (7.69%) Legal
5 3 (4.62%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.69%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.08%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Portfolio Management
2 19 (29.23%) Project Management
3 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 10 (15.38%) Analytics
5 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
6 8 (12.31%) Resource Management
7 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.77%) Line Management
8 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.69%) Change Management
9 5 (7.69%) DSDM
9 5 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.69%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.54%) ACCA
3 1 (1.54%) APMP
3 1 (1.54%) CIMA
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) PMP
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (67.69%) PMO
2 12 (18.46%) QA
3 9 (13.85%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) Planview
3 1 (1.54%) Tableau
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