Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 180 179
Rank change year-on-year +39 -1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 210 185 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.05% 1.59% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.65% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 194 169 222
City of London median annual salary £63,750 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,625 £91,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £58,250 £62,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -6.05% -8.15% +7.57%

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 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017, Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 79 (37.62%) Finance
2 65 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (26.67%) Java
4 43 (20.48%) SQL
5 39 (18.57%) Windows
6 38 (18.10%) C#
7 37 (17.62%) Microsoft
8 34 (16.19%) SQL Server
9 31 (14.76%) .NET
9 31 (14.76%) Banking
10 29 (13.81%) Linux
10 29 (13.81%) Line Management
11 27 (12.86%) TDD
12 26 (12.38%) Scrum
13 24 (11.43%) Service Management
13 24 (11.43%) ITIL
14 23 (10.95%) Microsoft Office
14 23 (10.95%) JavaScript
14 23 (10.95%) MVC
15 21 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (9.52%) Coaching
16 20 (9.52%) Citrix
17 19 (9.05%) SLA
17 19 (9.05%) HTML
17 19 (9.05%) ASP.NET
17 19 (9.05%) Service Delivery
17 19 (9.05%) Spring
17 19 (9.05%) DevOps
17 19 (9.05%) Degree
17 19 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement

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 7 (3.33%) CMS
1 7 (3.33%) IIS
2 5 (2.38%) Confluence
2 5 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.90%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.43%) DataSynapse
4 3 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.95%) Drupal
5 2 (0.95%) SAS
6 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (10.95%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.43%) Camtasia
4 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Eikon
2 3 (1.43%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.48%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.24%) Office 365
3 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.81%) SaaS
4 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.90%) GitHub
5 3 (1.43%) Yammer
6 2 (0.95%) IaaS
6 2 (0.95%) PaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.10%) Firewall
2 11 (5.24%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.76%) SSL
4 9 (4.29%) DHCP
4 9 (4.29%) DNS
5 7 (3.33%) FTP
6 6 (2.86%) Internet
6 6 (2.86%) WAN
6 6 (2.86%) Wireless
7 5 (2.38%) IPsec
7 5 (2.38%) LAN
7 5 (2.38%) VPN
7 5 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.43%) BGP
8 3 (1.43%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.43%) OSPF
8 3 (1.43%) SAN
8 3 (1.43%) TACACS
8 3 (1.43%) VoIP
8 3 (1.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.81%) Big Data
2 8 (3.81%) NoSQL
2 8 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.43%) KDB
6 3 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (0.48%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (4.29%) JIRA
2 6 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.90%) NUnit
3 4 (1.90%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.43%) Burp Suite
4 3 (1.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.43%) Metasploit
4 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.95%) Ant
5 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.95%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 79 (37.62%) Finance
2 31 (14.76%) Banking
3 16 (7.62%) Retail
4 13 (6.19%) Law
5 12 (5.71%) Back Office
6 11 (5.24%) Front Office
7 9 (4.29%) Investment Banking
7 9 (4.29%) Legal
8 8 (3.81%) Games
8 8 (3.81%) Military
9 5 (2.38%) Publishing
10 4 (1.90%) Local Government
10 4 (1.90%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (1.43%) Advertising
11 3 (1.43%) International Banking
12 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.48%) Billing
13 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.76%) .NET
2 19 (9.05%) ASP.NET
2 19 (9.05%) HTML
2 19 (9.05%) Spring
3 17 (8.10%) CSS
4 16 (7.62%) AngularJS
5 14 (6.67%) jQuery
6 12 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (5.71%) HTML5
6 12 (5.71%) JMS
6 12 (5.71%) RESTful
7 11 (5.24%) CSS3
7 11 (5.24%) Spring Boot
8 10 (4.76%) Grails
9 8 (3.81%) .NET Framework
9 8 (3.81%) Apache Camel
9 8 (3.81%) REST
10 7 (3.33%) React
10 7 (3.33%) Web Services
11 5 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.81%) Equities
4 8 (3.81%) Fintech
5 7 (3.33%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.86%) Reinsurance
6 6 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.90%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.90%) Blog
7 4 (1.90%) CESG
7 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.90%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.43%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.43%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.43%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.43%) Podcast
8 3 (1.43%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.57%) Windows
2 29 (13.81%) Linux
3 15 (7.14%) Unix
4 14 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.81%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.38%) CentOS
8 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.43%) Solaris
10 1 (0.48%) Android
10 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (13.81%) Line Management
3 27 (12.86%) TDD
4 26 (12.38%) Scrum
5 24 (11.43%) ITIL
5 24 (11.43%) Service Management
6 23 (10.95%) MVC
7 21 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (9.52%) Coaching
9 19 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (9.05%) DevOps
9 19 (9.05%) Service Delivery
10 18 (8.57%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (6.67%) People Management
12 13 (6.19%) Kanban
13 12 (5.71%) Workflow
14 11 (5.24%) Process Improvement
14 11 (5.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.67%) Java
2 43 (20.48%) SQL
3 38 (18.10%) C#
4 23 (10.95%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.62%) Python
6 13 (6.19%) Groovy
6 13 (6.19%) PHP
7 12 (5.71%) C++
8 11 (5.24%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.29%) C
10 8 (3.81%) Perl
10 8 (3.81%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.38%) Ruby
12 3 (1.43%) Clojure
12 3 (1.43%) Scala
12 3 (1.43%) VB
13 2 (0.95%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.95%) R
14 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (9.05%) Degree
2 12 (5.71%) CREST Certified
3 8 (3.81%) CHECK Team Leader
4 7 (3.33%) OSCP
5 5 (2.38%) GPEN
5 5 (2.38%) GXPN
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.43%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.43%) OSCE
7 3 (1.43%) PhD
7 3 (1.43%) RHCE
7 3 (1.43%) SANS
8 2 (0.95%) CCNP
8 2 (0.95%) GIAC
8 2 (0.95%) MCSE
8 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.95%) PMP
9 1 (0.48%) CCIE
9 1 (0.48%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.05%) SLA
2 9 (4.29%) QA
3 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.95%) Basel III
5 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.81%) Docker
4 6 (2.86%) vSphere
5 3 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.43%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.48%) Firmware
7 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.33%) SCCM
2 3 (1.43%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.43%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.43%) Nagios
2 3 (1.43%) Nessus
2 3 (1.43%) Nmap
2 3 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.43%) Puppet
2 3 (1.43%) vRealize
3 2 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.95%) WSUS
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (17.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.52%) Citrix
3 17 (8.10%) VMware
4 14 (6.67%) Oracle
5 10 (4.76%) Bloomberg
6 9 (4.29%) Cisco
6 9 (4.29%) Xerox
7 5 (2.38%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.38%) Reuters
8 4 (1.90%) Avaya
8 4 (1.90%) ForeScout
8 4 (1.90%) Google
8 4 (1.90%) iManage
8 4 (1.90%) New Relic
8 4 (1.90%) Riverbed
8 4 (1.90%) Symantec
9 3 (1.43%) Apple
9 3 (1.43%) ION Trading
9 3 (1.43%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.43%) SolarWinds