Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 229 165
Rank change year-on-year +42 -64 +12
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 138 125 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.39% 1.12% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.21% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 136 106 156
City of London median annual salary £82,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.79% +3.57% -15.15%
10th Percentile £50,875 £42,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £98,750 £105,000
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +13.79% +11.54% -16.67%

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 9,301 10,328 9,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.44% 92.85% 92.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8,117 9,240 8,352
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,250 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 35 (25.36%) Azure
1 35 (25.36%) AWS
2 34 (24.64%) DevOps
3 33 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (23.19%) Finance
5 25 (18.12%) Enterprise Architecture
6 24 (17.39%) SaaS
7 23 (16.67%) IaaS
7 23 (16.67%) Web Services
7 23 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 22 (15.94%) Public Cloud
8 22 (15.94%) Presales
8 22 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (15.94%) Analytics
8 22 (15.94%) Hyper-V
8 22 (15.94%) Enterprise Storage
9 21 (15.22%) Software Engineering
9 21 (15.22%) Decision-Making
10 20 (14.49%) ITIL
11 19 (13.77%) Windows
11 19 (13.77%) Active Directory
11 19 (13.77%) Data Management
11 19 (13.77%) TOGAF
12 17 (12.32%) Office 365
13 15 (10.87%) Big Data
13 15 (10.87%) Cisco
13 15 (10.87%) VMware
13 15 (10.87%) TOGAF Certification
13 15 (10.87%) Strategic Roadmap
13 15 (10.87%) Windows Server

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 4 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.72%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.72%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 35 (25.36%) AWS
1 35 (25.36%) Azure
2 24 (17.39%) SaaS
3 23 (16.67%) IaaS
4 17 (12.32%) Office 365
5 4 (2.90%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.17%) Apigee
6 3 (2.17%) GCP
7 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.72%) npm
8 1 (0.72%) PaaS
8 1 (0.72%) Serverless
8 1 (0.72%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) WAN
2 6 (4.35%) LAN
3 3 (2.17%) SAN
3 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.45%) DHCP
4 2 (1.45%) DNS
4 2 (1.45%) MPLS
4 2 (1.45%) Network Security
4 2 (1.45%) VPN
5 1 (0.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (10.87%) Big Data
3 12 (8.70%) Data Lake
4 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.62%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) Redis
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.72%) LINQPad
2 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 32 (23.19%) Finance
2 10 (7.25%) Public Sector
3 9 (6.52%) Retail
4 6 (4.35%) Law
5 4 (2.90%) Fire and Rescue
5 4 (2.90%) Police
6 3 (2.17%) Banking
6 3 (2.17%) Legal
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Local Government
8 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (19.57%) Architect
2 22 (15.94%) Technical Design Authority
3 18 (13.04%) Developer
4 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 13 (9.42%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (9.42%) Senior Architect
6 12 (8.70%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 10 (7.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 10 (7.25%) Python Developer
7 10 (7.25%) Service Manager
8 9 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (6.52%) Head of Technology
8 9 (6.52%) Senior Cloud Architect
8 9 (6.52%) Technology Director
9 8 (5.80%) Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) IT Manager
11 6 (4.35%) Data Architect
11 6 (4.35%) IT Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) Principal Architect
11 6 (4.35%) Principal Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (3.62%) .NET
3 4 (2.90%) CSS
3 4 (2.90%) HTML
3 4 (2.90%) JSON
3 4 (2.90%) SOAP
4 3 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.17%) jQuery
4 3 (2.17%) Node.js
5 2 (1.45%) Django
5 2 (1.45%) Flask
5 2 (1.45%) React Native
5 2 (1.45%) RESTful
5 2 (1.45%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.72%) Celery
6 1 (0.72%) GraphQL
6 1 (0.72%) HTML5
6 1 (0.72%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.94%) Enterprise Storage
1 22 (15.94%) Public Cloud
2 13 (9.42%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.90%) Cybercrime
4 4 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.45%) CESG
7 1 (0.72%) FMCG
7 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.77%) Windows
2 15 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) Unix
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.64%) DevOps
2 33 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.12%) Enterprise Architecture
4 23 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 22 (15.94%) Analytics
5 22 (15.94%) Presales
6 21 (15.22%) Decision-Making
6 21 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 20 (14.49%) ITIL
8 19 (13.77%) Data Management
8 19 (13.77%) TOGAF
9 15 (10.87%) Strategic Roadmap
10 14 (10.14%) Change Management
10 14 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (10.14%) Migration
11 13 (9.42%) Coaching
12 12 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
12 12 (8.70%) Data Architecture
12 12 (8.70%) Data Migration
12 12 (8.70%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.70%) Python
2 11 (7.97%) SQL
3 7 (5.07%) C#
4 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.45%) Java
6 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) TOGAF Certification
2 14 (10.14%) Degree
3 6 (4.35%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.17%) CISM
4 3 (2.17%) CISSP
4 3 (2.17%) HND
5 2 (1.45%) CEH
5 2 (1.45%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.72%) APMP
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
6 1 (0.72%) MBA
6 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PMP
6 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) Solvency II
System Software
1 22 (15.94%) Hyper-V
2 19 (13.77%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.45%) Docker
4 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Terraform
2 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (10.87%) Cisco
1 15 (10.87%) VMware
2 10 (7.25%) 3PAR
2 10 (7.25%) HP
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.62%) Pega
4 4 (2.90%) Citrix
4 4 (2.90%) Google
4 4 (2.90%) Instagram
4 4 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.17%) Ivanti
5 3 (2.17%) Meraki
6 2 (1.45%) Avaya
6 2 (1.45%) SAP
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle
7 1 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.72%) Workday
7 1 (0.72%) Zend