Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

Team Lead
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 168 209
Rank change year-on-year -59 +41 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 176 248 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.25% 2.00% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.09% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 147 232 213
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,000 £95,000 £86,250
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 13,556 11,850 15,133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.15% 95.38% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12,088 10,755 13,757
Central London median annual salary £61,000 £59,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.52% +3.48% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Central London

Team Leader
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Team Leader in Central London.

Salary trend for Team Leader in Central London

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in Central London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in Central London

Team Leader
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
City of London -56 143 £65,000 +4.00% 14
Kensington and Chelsea -2 5 £45,000 -15.09%
West End of London -29 5 £66,500 +45.36%
City of Westminster +8 1 £57,500 -16.06%
Camden +6 1 - -
Team Leader
London

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 64 (36.36%) Finance
2 59 (33.52%) Windows
3 49 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (25.57%) SQL
5 43 (24.43%) Mentoring
6 33 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (17.61%) Microsoft
8 28 (15.91%) Java
9 25 (14.20%) Incident Management
9 25 (14.20%) Line Management
10 24 (13.64%) C#
10 24 (13.64%) ITIL
11 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
11 23 (13.07%) VMware
11 23 (13.07%) Windows Server
12 22 (12.50%) Scrum
12 22 (12.50%) Banking
13 20 (11.36%) TDD
13 20 (11.36%) Law
13 20 (11.36%) Active Directory
14 19 (10.80%) Oracle
14 19 (10.80%) DevOps
15 18 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (9.66%) Linux
16 17 (9.66%) Windows 7
16 17 (9.66%) Office 365
17 16 (9.09%) Coaching
17 16 (9.09%) E-Commerce
18 15 (8.52%) Wealth Management
18 15 (8.52%) Analytical Skills

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 12 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.70%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.57%) Apache
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.57%) Confluence
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.98%) DocuMatrix
1 7 (3.98%) Relativity
1 7 (3.98%) Ringtail
1 7 (3.98%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 3 (1.70%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (1.70%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.70%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.66%) Office 365
2 14 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.14%) Slack
7 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.68%) Firewall
2 6 (3.41%) Internet
2 6 (3.41%) Intranet
3 3 (1.70%) DHCP
3 3 (1.70%) DNS
3 3 (1.70%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (1.70%) Skype
3 3 (1.70%) SMTP
3 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.14%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.57%) LAN
5 1 (0.57%) VLAN
5 1 (0.57%) VoIP
5 1 (0.57%) WAN
5 1 (0.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.95%) MySQL
3 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.84%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.27%) Big Data
8 4 (2.27%) KDB
8 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
8 4 (2.27%) OLAP
8 4 (2.27%) Power BI
8 4 (2.27%) PowerPivot
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (5.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.14%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.14%) Hudson
5 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) NUnit
5 2 (1.14%) Selenium
5 2 (1.14%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.57%) ERwin
6 1 (0.57%) Maven
6 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.57%) XMLSpy
General
1 64 (36.36%) Finance
2 22 (12.50%) Banking
3 20 (11.36%) Law
4 12 (6.82%) Advertising
5 10 (5.68%) Legal
6 9 (5.11%) Games
7 7 (3.98%) Back Office
7 7 (3.98%) Billing
8 3 (1.70%) International Banking
8 3 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.70%) Publishing
8 3 (1.70%) Retail
9 1 (0.57%) Front Office
9 1 (0.57%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.25%) .NET
2 10 (5.68%) REST
2 10 (5.68%) Spring
3 7 (3.98%) Hibernate
3 7 (3.98%) HTML
4 6 (3.41%) FIX Protocol
4 6 (3.41%) HTML5
5 5 (2.84%) CSS
5 5 (2.84%) Guice
5 5 (2.84%) Node.js
6 4 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.27%) CSS3
6 4 (2.27%) Kafka
6 4 (2.27%) MDX
6 4 (2.27%) React
6 4 (2.27%) XML
7 3 (1.70%) Dropwizard
7 3 (1.70%) Oracle Streams
7 3 (1.70%) RESTful
7 3 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.84%) Reinsurance
4 5 (2.84%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.27%) Fintech
5 4 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.27%) Replication
6 3 (1.70%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.70%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.70%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.70%) iPhone
6 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.14%) FMCG
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (33.52%) Windows
2 23 (13.07%) Windows Server
3 18 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (9.66%) Linux
4 17 (9.66%) Windows 7
5 15 (8.52%) Windows 10
6 12 (6.82%) Unix
7 10 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.27%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.70%) Android
10 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.43%) Mentoring
3 33 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (14.20%) Incident Management
4 25 (14.20%) Line Management
5 24 (13.64%) ITIL
6 22 (12.50%) Scrum
7 20 (11.36%) TDD
8 19 (10.80%) DevOps
9 16 (9.09%) Coaching
9 16 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 15 (8.52%) Microservices
10 15 (8.52%) SDLC
10 15 (8.52%) Wealth Management
11 14 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (7.39%) BDD
13 11 (6.25%) Business Continuity
14 10 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (5.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.57%) SQL
2 28 (15.91%) Java
3 24 (13.64%) C#
4 13 (7.39%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.11%) Java 8
6 7 (3.98%) Python
7 5 (2.84%) Ruby
7 5 (2.84%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (2.27%) PHP
9 3 (1.70%) Scala
10 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) Clojure
11 1 (0.57%) F#
11 1 (0.57%) Perl
11 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.57%) R
11 1 (0.57%) RPG
11 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.82%) MCSE
3 11 (6.25%) Degree
4 4 (2.27%) MCITP
5 3 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.70%) MCTS
6 2 (1.14%) CCNA
6 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.57%) CISSP
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.57%) MCSA
7 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.68%) QA
1 10 (5.68%) SLA
2 3 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.57%) MiFID
3 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.98%) Docker
3 7 (3.98%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (2.84%) XenApp
6 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.11%) SCCM
2 3 (1.70%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (1.70%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.14%) Ansible
3 2 (1.14%) SCOM
3 2 (1.14%) SCSM
3 2 (1.14%) vRealize
4 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.57%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.57%) Mesos
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.57%) Nagios
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.07%) VMware
3 19 (10.80%) Oracle
4 7 (3.98%) Citrix
5 6 (3.41%) iManage
6 5 (2.84%) Google
7 4 (2.27%) Aderant
7 4 (2.27%) FXall
7 4 (2.27%) IBM
7 4 (2.27%) Intapp
7 4 (2.27%) Reuters
8 3 (1.70%) Apigee
8 3 (1.70%) Apple
8 3 (1.70%) Blue Prism
8 3 (1.70%) Concur
8 3 (1.70%) ConnectWise
8 3 (1.70%) hybris
8 3 (1.70%) Kaseya
8 3 (1.70%) SAP
8 3 (1.70%) Temenos