Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 165 175
Rank change year-on-year -29 +10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2,921 3,413 3,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.77% 2.06% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.30% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,161 2,632 3,106
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £32,875
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Line Management 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 148,088 148,333 175,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 121,309 123,132 146,803
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Line Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in England

Line Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management in England.

Salary trend for Line Management in England

Line Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in England over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Line Management in England

Line Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the England region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 1,166 £65,000 - 144
Midlands -24 459 £47,750 -0.52% 56
South East -55 453 £53,000 +0.95% 65
North of England +2 365 £52,500 +10.53% 67
West Midlands -16 331 £48,250 -3.50% 29
East of England 0 310 £65,000 +4.00% 48
North West +9 175 £53,750 +7.50% 38
South West -44 172 £50,000 +11.11% 29
Yorkshire -22 156 £52,000 +9.47% 25
East Midlands -28 128 £47,500 -1.04% 27
North East +7 34 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Line Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing Line Management 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 England region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 1,049 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
2 792 (27.11%) Finance
3 524 (17.94%) Project Management
4 520 (17.80%) Microsoft
5 485 (16.60%) Mentoring
6 458 (15.68%) ITIL
7 429 (14.69%) Scrum
8 384 (13.15%) .NET
9 376 (12.87%) Java
10 374 (12.80%) SQL
11 361 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 357 (12.22%) Degree
13 331 (11.33%) C#
14 325 (11.13%) Windows
15 320 (10.96%) Coaching
16 314 (10.75%) JavaScript
17 312 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
18 305 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
19 293 (10.03%) Service Delivery
20 289 (9.89%) QA
21 284 (9.72%) SQL Server
22 275 (9.41%) Data Centre
23 269 (9.21%) PRINCE2
24 258 (8.83%) Retail
25 239 (8.18%) Software Engineering
26 235 (8.05%) Change Management
27 229 (7.84%) TDD
27 229 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
28 214 (7.33%) SDLC
28 214 (7.33%) DevOps

Line Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 96 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 74 (2.53%) CMS
3 64 (2.19%) Apache
4 61 (2.09%) MS Exchange
5 53 (1.81%) IIS
6 36 (1.23%) Confluence
6 36 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 34 (1.16%) Tomcat
8 25 (0.86%) SAS
8 25 (0.86%) WordPress
9 23 (0.79%) Skype for Business
10 22 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (0.62%) Drupal
12 16 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
13 15 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (0.51%) nginx
13 15 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (0.38%) Apache Spark
14 11 (0.38%) Moodle
15 9 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 152 (5.20%) Microsoft Office
2 136 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
4 34 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.24%) InVision
8 5 (0.17%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.14%) SPSS
9 4 (0.14%) UXPin
10 2 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.034%) InDesign
11 1 (0.034%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.034%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.034%) Simulink
11 1 (0.034%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 51 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
5 8 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.27%) Magento
5 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.24%) SAP SD
7 6 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
7 6 (0.21%) Raiser's Edge
7 6 (0.21%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.21%) Temenos T24
8 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.14%) OPENHousing
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
9 3 (0.10%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.10%) iTrent
9 3 (0.10%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.068%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 207 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
1 207 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 158 (5.41%) Office 365
3 140 (4.79%) SaaS
4 66 (2.26%) PaaS
5 51 (1.75%) IaaS
6 42 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
8 19 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (0.58%) GitHub
10 15 (0.51%) Slack
11 14 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
12 12 (0.41%) Google Analytics
12 12 (0.41%) TestFlight
13 11 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
14 10 (0.34%) Dropbox
14 10 (0.34%) npm
15 9 (0.31%) Force.com
16 7 (0.24%) G Suite
17 6 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 141 (4.83%) Firewall
2 86 (2.94%) WAN
3 74 (2.53%) Wireless
4 71 (2.43%) Network Security
5 64 (2.19%) VPN
6 57 (1.95%) DNS
7 56 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 49 (1.68%) Unified Communications
9 48 (1.64%) BGP
10 46 (1.57%) IPsec
10 46 (1.57%) OSPF
11 45 (1.54%) MPLS
12 42 (1.44%) Internet
12 42 (1.44%) VoIP
13 39 (1.34%) LAN
14 36 (1.23%) DHCP
15 35 (1.20%) SAN
16 33 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
17 32 (1.10%) Broadband
18 30 (1.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 104 (3.56%) MySQL
3 87 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
4 67 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 63 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (1.68%) Big Data
8 48 (1.64%) Power BI
9 38 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
10 37 (1.27%) Oracle Database
11 35 (1.20%) NoSQL
12 27 (0.92%) Star Schema
13 24 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (0.55%) Hadoop
18 14 (0.48%) QlikView
19 13 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
19 13 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 124 (4.25%) Git (software)
2 116 (3.97%) Jenkins
3 75 (2.57%) JIRA
4 61 (2.09%) Selenium
5 50 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
6 49 (1.68%) TeamCity
7 48 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (1.44%) Cucumber
9 39 (1.34%) MSBuild
10 35 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (1.13%) Visual Studio
12 28 (0.96%) Jasmine
13 26 (0.89%) Appium
14 25 (0.86%) WebDriver
15 24 (0.82%) Maven
15 24 (0.82%) Xcode
16 21 (0.72%) Android Studio
16 21 (0.72%) JUnit
17 20 (0.68%) SpecFlow
17 20 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 792 (27.11%) Finance
2 258 (8.83%) Retail
3 204 (6.98%) Banking
4 184 (6.30%) Marketing
5 141 (4.83%) Legal
6 78 (2.67%) Law
7 64 (2.19%) Games
8 62 (2.12%) Telecoms
9 48 (1.64%) Investment Banking
10 44 (1.51%) Advertising
11 34 (1.16%) Billing
12 30 (1.03%) Manufacturing
13 27 (0.92%) Back Office
14 24 (0.82%) Electronics
15 22 (0.75%) Retail Banking
16 19 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (0.58%) Publishing
18 16 (0.55%) Front Office
19 15 (0.51%) Online Betting
20 12 (0.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 291 (9.96%) Developer
2 283 (9.69%) Team Leader
3 216 (7.39%) Analyst
4 174 (5.96%) Project Manager
5 172 (5.89%) Architect
6 160 (5.48%) IT Manager
7 159 (5.44%) Development Manager
8 139 (4.76%) Service Manager
9 122 (4.18%) Technical Manager
10 109 (3.73%) Lead Developer
11 106 (3.63%) Programme Manager
12 105 (3.59%) Senior Developer
12 105 (3.59%) Senior Manager
13 97 (3.32%) Business Analyst
14 89 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
15 76 (2.60%) Business Manager
16 71 (2.43%) .NET Developer
16 71 (2.43%) C# Developer
16 71 (2.43%) Software Engineer
17 67 (2.29%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (13.15%) .NET
2 205 (7.02%) HTML
3 185 (6.33%) Web Services
4 147 (5.03%) CSS
5 136 (4.66%) ASP.NET
6 104 (3.56%) RESTful
7 98 (3.36%) AngularJS
8 92 (3.15%) REST
9 84 (2.88%) XML
10 83 (2.84%) HTML5
11 79 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 76 (2.60%) .NET Framework
13 74 (2.53%) Node.js
14 69 (2.36%) React
15 68 (2.33%) jQuery
16 66 (2.26%) Middleware
17 57 (1.95%) Spring
18 47 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
19 46 (1.57%) CSS3
20 44 (1.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 312 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 275 (9.41%) Data Centre
3 172 (5.89%) Management Information System
4 167 (5.72%) User Experience
5 129 (4.42%) Computer Science
6 80 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
7 74 (2.53%) Mobile App
8 70 (2.40%) Fintech
9 49 (1.68%) Algorithms
10 44 (1.51%) Driving Licence
11 42 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 41 (1.40%) Social Media
13 40 (1.37%) Clustering
14 39 (1.34%) Public Cloud
15 35 (1.20%) Virtual Team
16 33 (1.13%) Data Structures
16 33 (1.13%) PMI
17 31 (1.06%) CMDB
18 30 (1.03%) Mainframe
19 29 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 325 (11.13%) Windows
2 177 (6.06%) Linux
3 120 (4.11%) Windows Server
4 111 (3.80%) Unix
5 74 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 50 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 46 (1.57%) Android
10 43 (1.47%) Windows 10
11 15 (0.51%) Windows 8
12 11 (0.38%) Debian
13 9 (0.31%) VMS
14 8 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (0.24%) CentOS
15 7 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.17%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.14%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,049 (35.91%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (17.94%) Project Management
3 485 (16.60%) Mentoring
4 458 (15.68%) ITIL
5 429 (14.69%) Scrum
6 361 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 320 (10.96%) Coaching
8 305 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 293 (10.03%) Service Delivery
10 269 (9.21%) PRINCE2
11 239 (8.18%) Software Engineering
12 235 (8.05%) Change Management
13 229 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
13 229 (7.84%) TDD
14 214 (7.33%) DevOps
14 214 (7.33%) SDLC
15 194 (6.64%) E-Commerce
16 189 (6.47%) Test Automation
17 187 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
18 181 (6.20%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 376 (12.87%) Java
2 374 (12.80%) SQL
3 331 (11.33%) C#
4 314 (10.75%) JavaScript
5 107 (3.66%) PHP
6 104 (3.56%) Python
7 64 (2.19%) PowerShell
7 64 (2.19%) Ruby
8 56 (1.92%) C
9 53 (1.81%) T-SQL
10 40 (1.37%) C++
11 37 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 29 (0.99%) Scala
12 29 (0.99%) TypeScript
13 26 (0.89%) R
14 25 (0.86%) VB
15 23 (0.79%) VB.NET
16 22 (0.75%) Groovy
16 22 (0.75%) Perl
16 22 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 357 (12.22%) Degree
2 111 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
3 89 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 75 (2.57%) CCNP
5 74 (2.53%) PMI Certification
6 73 (2.50%) PMP
7 70 (2.40%) ISEB
8 64 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 62 (2.12%) SC Cleared
10 58 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
11 53 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
12 42 (1.44%) MCSE
13 38 (1.30%) CCIE
13 38 (1.30%) CCNA
13 38 (1.30%) CISSP
14 37 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 29 (0.99%) CISM
15 29 (0.99%) MCP
16 28 (0.96%) CCVP
16 28 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (9.89%) QA
2 175 (5.99%) SLA
3 119 (4.07%) PMO
4 45 (1.54%) GDPR
5 44 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 37 (1.27%) Data Quality
7 29 (0.99%) PCI DSS
8 14 (0.48%) Solvency II
9 11 (0.38%) ISAE 3402
9 11 (0.38%) SSAE 16
10 8 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.27%) PSD2
11 6 (0.21%) GPG13
12 5 (0.17%) ISO 22301
12 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.14%) COBIT
13 4 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 191 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 118 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 64 (2.19%) Docker
5 35 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 32 (1.10%) vSphere
7 27 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (0.82%) XenApp
9 18 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (0.62%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.38%) DFS Replication
11 9 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.24%) vCloud
12 7 (0.24%) VMware NSX
13 5 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
15 2 (0.068%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.034%) Firmware
16 1 (0.034%) Postfix
16 1 (0.034%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 63 (2.16%) Puppet
2 53 (1.81%) Ansible
3 49 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 34 (1.16%) SCCM
6 32 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
7 28 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
7 28 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
7 28 (0.96%) SCVMM
8 23 (0.79%) Kubernetes
9 19 (0.65%) vCenter Server
10 13 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 13 (0.45%) HockeyApp
10 13 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
10 13 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 13 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
10 13 (0.45%) SCOrch
11 11 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.31%) Nagios
13 8 (0.27%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 520 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 190 (6.50%) VMware
3 165 (5.65%) Cisco
4 128 (4.38%) Oracle
5 107 (3.66%) Citrix
6 96 (3.29%) HP
7 85 (2.91%) SAP
8 59 (2.02%) Google
9 56 (1.92%) CheckPoint
10 54 (1.85%) NetApp
11 52 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
12 45 (1.54%) F5
13 41 (1.40%) Adobe
14 40 (1.37%) Juniper
15 38 (1.30%) Fortinet
15 38 (1.30%) Tableau
16 33 (1.13%) Palo Alto
17 32 (1.10%) IBM
18 30 (1.03%) BMC
18 30 (1.03%) Dell