The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Lead
Rank 97 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Technical Leader
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1041 989 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.81% 97.15% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 944 828 928
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Leader across the Kent region.

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Kent

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +5 2 £50,000 +21.95%
Technical Leader
South East

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Technical Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Leader in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) vCloud
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Technical Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) vCloud
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) Intel
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Veeam