Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 186 175
Rank change year-on-year -51 -11 +50
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 98 148 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 1.42% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.52% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 87 132 144
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.45% -6.06%
10th Percentile £40,250 £46,250 £49,500
90th Percentile £102,250 £105,000 £115,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -13.33% -6.25%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,443 9,718 9,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.94% 93.10% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8,408 8,690 8,832
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in the City of London

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Strategy in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in the City of London

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 43 (43.88%) Finance
2 18 (18.37%) ITIL
2 18 (18.37%) Windows
3 17 (17.35%) CRM
4 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (16.33%) .NET
4 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.33%) PowerShell
5 15 (15.31%) Reinsurance
5 15 (15.31%) SQL
6 14 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (13.27%) JavaScript
7 13 (13.27%) SAP
7 13 (13.27%) Business Analysis
8 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
8 12 (12.24%) ETL
9 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
9 11 (11.22%) Banking
9 11 (11.22%) Workflow
9 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
9 11 (11.22%) Business Process Modelling
10 10 (10.20%) Office 365
10 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (10.20%) SAP Data Services
10 10 (10.20%) Change Control
10 10 (10.20%) VMware

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.06%) IIS
3 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.02%) Maya
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.20%) Office 365
4 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.06%) IaaS
4 3 (3.06%) SaaS
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.04%) GitHub
5 2 (2.04%) PaaS
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.02%) Apigee
6 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.02%) Cloudflare
6 1 (1.02%) Route 53
6 1 (1.02%) Serverless
6 1 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Firewall
2 5 (5.10%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.08%) DNS
3 4 (4.08%) LAN
3 4 (4.08%) WAN
4 3 (3.06%) DHCP
4 3 (3.06%) VPN
5 2 (2.04%) Broadband
5 2 (2.04%) MPLS
5 2 (2.04%) SAN
5 2 (2.04%) SSL
5 2 (2.04%) Wireless
6 1 (1.02%) DMZ
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) PBX
6 1 (1.02%) VLAN
6 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.02%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.02%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.20%) SAP Data Services
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.04%) Big Data
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.02%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) OLAP
5 1 (1.02%) Power BI
5 1 (1.02%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.04%) JIRA
3 2 (2.04%) Selenium
3 2 (2.04%) Subversion
3 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.02%) FishEye
4 1 (1.02%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.02%) GitLab
4 1 (1.02%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (43.88%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Banking
3 7 (7.14%) Back Office
3 7 (7.14%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Marketing
5 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Law
7 2 (2.04%) Advertising
7 2 (2.04%) Front Office
7 2 (2.04%) Legal
8 1 (1.02%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (12.24%) Architect
2 12 (12.24%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.20%) Business Systems Analyst
3 10 (10.20%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) IT Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) IT Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Business IT Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (8.16%) IT Business Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Head of IT
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Head of Architecture
9 4 (4.08%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.33%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.06%) .NET Core
3 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (3.06%) CSS
3 3 (3.06%) Web Services
3 3 (3.06%) WPF
4 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.04%) HTML
4 2 (2.04%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.04%) WCF
5 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (1.02%) Java EE
5 1 (1.02%) JSON
5 1 (1.02%) MDX
5 1 (1.02%) SOAP
5 1 (1.02%) WinForms
5 1 (1.02%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Reinsurance
2 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.08%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Replication
5 2 (2.04%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.02%) Blog
6 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) EPoS
6 1 (1.02%) Equities
6 1 (1.02%) Handset
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.37%) Windows
2 8 (8.16%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.14%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) Android
5 2 (2.04%) CentOS
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.04%) Unix
6 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.02%) VMS
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) ITIL
2 17 (17.35%) CRM
3 16 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 13 (13.27%) Business Analysis
6 12 (12.24%) ETL
7 11 (11.22%) Business Process Modelling
7 11 (11.22%) Workflow
8 10 (10.20%) Change Control
8 10 (10.20%) Project Management
9 9 (9.18%) Analytics
9 9 (9.18%) Decision-Making
9 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.16%) Asset Management
10 8 (8.16%) DevOps
10 8 (8.16%) TOGAF
11 7 (7.14%) BPMN
11 7 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.31%) SQL
3 13 (13.27%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.16%) Python
5 7 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (4.08%) Java
7 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.04%) R
7 2 (2.04%) Ruby
7 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.02%) Go
8 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.06%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.04%) CCNP
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.04%) MCSE
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.04%) RHCSA
4 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) CCDA
5 1 (1.02%) CCDP
5 1 (1.02%) CCNA
5 1 (1.02%) CCSA
5 1 (1.02%) CISSP
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB
5 1 (1.02%) MCSA
5 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.02%) RHCE
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) GDPR
2 4 (4.08%) PMO
3 3 (3.06%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.16%) Docker
4 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.06%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.10%) Terraform
3 4 (4.08%) Ansible
4 3 (3.06%) Puppet
4 3 (3.06%) SCCM
5 2 (2.04%) Packer
6 1 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.02%) Consul
6 1 (1.02%) Grafana
6 1 (1.02%) Graphite
6 1 (1.02%) Nagios
6 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.02%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.02%) rkt
6 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.02%) TrustSec
6 1 (1.02%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) SAP
3 10 (10.20%) VMware
4 8 (8.16%) Citrix
5 5 (5.10%) Cisco
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle
6 3 (3.06%) Ivanti
7 2 (2.04%) Avaya
7 2 (2.04%) Google
7 2 (2.04%) HP
7 2 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.04%) Workday
8 1 (1.02%) OneLogin
8 1 (1.02%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.02%) Veeam
8 1 (1.02%) Xerox