The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Leader role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Lead
Rank 84 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% 0.34% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 11
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +14.86%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
Technical Leader
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
815 863 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.10% 97.62% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 723 823 793
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Technical Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Technical Leader Salary Trend in Southampton

Technical Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) LDAP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Perl

Technical Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) OCP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) IBM