Period
to 24 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

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

Team Lead
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 181 187 254
Rank change year-on-year +6 +67 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 60 63 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.13% 1.03% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.09% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 81
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £39,063
25th Percentile £45,313 £49,375 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% +17.65%
75th Percentile £92,813 £75,625 £92,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £90,000 £107,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -10.34% +16.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 4,903 5,758 9,638
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.70% 94.19% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4,357 5,045 8,619
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Team Leader in the City of London.

Salary trend for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Team Leader in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the City of London

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, 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 City of London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 25 (41.67%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Windows
3 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (21.67%) Unix
6 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
7 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 11 (18.33%) C#
8 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 10 (16.67%) SQL
9 10 (16.67%) Law
9 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
10 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
11 8 (13.33%) Python
11 8 (13.33%) Citrix
11 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
11 8 (13.33%) Coaching
11 8 (13.33%) Line Management
12 7 (11.67%) OneDrive
12 7 (11.67%) Azure
12 7 (11.67%) OOP
13 6 (10.00%) ITIL
13 6 (10.00%) SLA
13 6 (10.00%) Information Security

Team Leader Skill Set
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 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) Jupyter
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) FastStats
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (11.67%) Azure
2 7 (11.67%) OneDrive
3 6 (10.00%) AWS
4 3 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.33%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.67%) Azure App Service
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Service Fabric
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Storage
6 1 (1.67%) Force.com
6 1 (1.67%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.33%) DHCP
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) 4G
3 1 (1.67%) ADSL
3 1 (1.67%) Broadband
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) VLAN
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) Tableau
5 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.33%) Power BI
6 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.67%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) QlikView
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Redis
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) RSpec
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Law
3 6 (10.00%) Legal
3 6 (10.00%) Social Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) Organisational Skills
5 3 (5.00%) Front Office
6 2 (3.33%) Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.67%) Back Office
7 1 (1.67%) Electronics
7 1 (1.67%) French Language
7 1 (1.67%) German Language
7 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.67%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) STL
2 3 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (3.33%) HTML
3 2 (3.33%) HTML5
3 2 (3.33%) Kafka
3 2 (3.33%) NumPy
3 2 (3.33%) Pandas
3 2 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.67%) Django
4 1 (1.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.67%) jQuery
4 1 (1.67%) JSON
4 1 (1.67%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (1.67%) REST
4 1 (1.67%) RESTful
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.67%) Spread Betting
4 2 (3.33%) Derivative
4 2 (3.33%) Equities
4 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.33%) iPad
4 2 (3.33%) iPhone
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.67%) EFT
5 1 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.67%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Unix
3 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.67%) VMS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
3 12 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (13.33%) Coaching
5 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 8 (13.33%) Line Management
6 7 (11.67%) OOP
7 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (10.00%) Information Security
7 6 (10.00%) ITIL
7 6 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.33%) Business Development
8 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Fintech
8 5 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) C#
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) Python
4 5 (8.33%) C++
5 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) Java
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.33%) R
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.67%) Go
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) SOQL
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
1 1 (1.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) GDPR
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Docker
2 2 (3.33%) Firmware
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Citrix
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (5.00%) Genesys
5 2 (3.33%) Apple
5 2 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) iManage
5 2 (3.33%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Apteco
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) Dell
6 1 (1.67%) Dell KACE
6 1 (1.67%) Freshdesk
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Intapp
6 1 (1.67%) Nintex
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) Veritas