Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 170 174
Rank change year-on-year -61 +4 +41
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 118 163 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.06% 1.60% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.74% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 107 146 148
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.12% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £98,500 £105,000 £113,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £64,000 £78,500
% change year-on-year +13.28% -18.47% +4.67%

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 10,247 9,377 10,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.64% 91.78% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9,131 8,477 9,511
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 57 (48.31%) Finance
2 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (20.34%) Windows
3 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
4 22 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (16.95%) C#
6 19 (16.10%) .NET
6 19 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
7 18 (15.25%) ITIL
8 17 (14.41%) Firewall
8 17 (14.41%) DevOps
9 16 (13.56%) Business Analysis
10 15 (12.71%) Banking
10 15 (12.71%) VMware
10 15 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (11.86%) Coaching
11 14 (11.86%) SQL
11 14 (11.86%) Workflow
12 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
12 13 (11.02%) Project Management
12 13 (11.02%) Reinsurance
13 12 (10.17%) PowerShell
14 11 (9.32%) Service Delivery
14 11 (9.32%) Scrum
14 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (9.32%) ETL
14 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Office

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 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.69%) IIS
4 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Drupal
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) Mule
5 1 (0.85%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.85%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.32%) Office 365
4 4 (3.39%) Apigee
4 4 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.39%) IaaS
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.54%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.54%) PaaS
5 3 (2.54%) SaaS
5 3 (2.54%) Serverless
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.69%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.85%) Boomi
7 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.41%) Firewall
2 7 (5.93%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (5.93%) LAN
2 7 (5.93%) WAN
3 5 (4.24%) DNS
3 5 (4.24%) Network Security
3 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.39%) DMZ
4 4 (3.39%) NX-OS
4 4 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.39%) Wireless
4 4 (3.39%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.39%) WLAN
5 3 (2.54%) DHCP
6 2 (1.69%) SAN
6 2 (1.69%) Skype
6 2 (1.69%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.24%) Big Data
4 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.24%) Power BI
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.39%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Power View
5 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.39%) OLAP
5 4 (3.39%) PowerPivot
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.54%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.93%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.69%) Selenium
4 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (48.31%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Back Office
3 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 5 (4.24%) Advertising
4 5 (4.24%) Law
4 5 (4.24%) Marketing
4 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.39%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.54%) Front Office
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Analyst
2 16 (13.56%) Architect
3 13 (11.02%) Business Analyst
4 12 (10.17%) Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Head of IT
6 9 (7.63%) IT Analyst
6 9 (7.63%) IT Manager
7 8 (6.78%) Business IT Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) IT Business Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Senior Architect
8 7 (5.93%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.93%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Desktop Support
9 6 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.24%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.10%) .NET
2 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.08%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.08%) CSS
3 6 (5.08%) HTML
3 6 (5.08%) JSON
4 5 (4.24%) XML
5 4 (3.39%) .NET Core
5 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (3.39%) Flask
5 4 (3.39%) Kafka
5 4 (3.39%) MDX
5 4 (3.39%) Node.js
5 4 (3.39%) REST
5 4 (3.39%) SOAP
5 4 (3.39%) WPF
6 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.54%) Web Services
7 2 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.02%) Reinsurance
3 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.93%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.39%) Replication
8 3 (2.54%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.54%) User Experience
9 2 (1.69%) Fintech
9 2 (1.69%) PKI
10 1 (0.85%) Blog
10 1 (0.85%) Contract for Difference
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.34%) Windows
2 10 (8.47%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.78%) Linux
3 8 (6.78%) Windows 10
4 6 (5.08%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) Unix
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) Android
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (15.25%) ITIL
4 17 (14.41%) DevOps
5 16 (13.56%) Business Analysis
6 14 (11.86%) Coaching
6 14 (11.86%) Workflow
7 13 (11.02%) Project Management
8 11 (9.32%) Business Process Modelling
8 11 (9.32%) ETL
8 11 (9.32%) Open Source
8 11 (9.32%) Scrum
8 11 (9.32%) Service Delivery
8 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.32%) TOGAF
9 10 (8.47%) CRM
10 9 (7.63%) Change Management
11 8 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.78%) SOA
11 8 (6.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.95%) C#
2 14 (11.86%) SQL
3 12 (10.17%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 9 (7.63%) Python
6 8 (6.78%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (3.39%) Java
8 3 (2.54%) Go
8 3 (2.54%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (8.47%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) CCNP
2 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.39%) CCDA
3 4 (3.39%) CCDP
3 4 (3.39%) CCNA
3 4 (3.39%) CCSA
3 4 (3.39%) CISSP
3 4 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.69%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) GDPR
3 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.54%) PMO
4 2 (1.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.85%) COBIT
5 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.47%) Docker
4 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.39%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.24%) Terraform
3 4 (3.39%) Ansible
3 4 (3.39%) Puppet
3 4 (3.39%) SCCM
3 4 (3.39%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (3.39%) TrustSec
4 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.71%) VMware
3 7 (5.93%) Cisco
4 6 (5.08%) Citrix
4 6 (5.08%) SAP
5 5 (4.24%) Oracle
6 4 (3.39%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.39%) Infoblox
6 4 (3.39%) Ivanti
6 4 (3.39%) Riverbed
6 4 (3.39%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.54%) Google
8 2 (1.69%) Avaya
8 2 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.69%) Tableau
8 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.69%) Workday
9 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.85%) Veritas