Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

Team Lead
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 133 91
Rank change year-on-year -5 -42 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 23 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.87% 1.35% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.41% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 44
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £47,102
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +11.46% +8.28%
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,075 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,975 £57,500
North West median annual salary £46,250 £45,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.09% +3.98% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2,574 2,696 2,158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 95.81% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,980 2,060 1,872
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +18.06% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in Cheshire

Team Leader
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in Cheshire

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in Cheshire

Team Leader
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Warrington -2 9 £62,500 +68.92%
Runcorn +11 4 £22,500 -59.09%
Chester 0 4 £40,000 -31.62%
Knutsford - 2 £31,500 -
Crewe - 1 £50,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Winsford - 1 £27,500 - 1
Team Leader
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Cheshire region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
5 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (21.74%) Ansible
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Private Cloud
5 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) Terraform
5 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) SAN
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (17.39%) Office 365
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) LAN
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
1 4 (17.39%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Intranet
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Core
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (21.74%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
1 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (21.74%) DevOps
1 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Chemistry
5 1 (4.35%) Disk Encryption
5 1 (4.35%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Physics
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (4.35%) Server Management
5 1 (4.35%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
1 5 (21.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sage