Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 195 173
Rank change year-on-year +17 -22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2,707 2,909 3,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.95% 1.79% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.95% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,846 2,192 2,600
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £29,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £56,182 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.32% +6.67% -4.55%

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 127,510 148,838 152,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.70% 91.81% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 101,568 120,775 127,219
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 -26 925 £67,500 +3.85% 125
South East +45 500 £60,000 +13.21% 64
Midlands +9 373 £45,000 -5.26% 57
North of England +25 363 £50,000 -4.76% 74
West Midlands +27 308 £42,500 -10.99% 37
East of England +46 299 £60,000 -7.69% 34
South West +50 246 £58,000 +16.00% 29
North West +56 230 £52,500 -4.55% 44
Yorkshire +4 121 £45,000 -13.88% 22
East Midlands -38 65 £50,000 +5.26% 20
North East -2 12 £38,077 -23.85% 8
Line Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 983 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
2 760 (28.08%) Finance
3 546 (20.17%) Project Management
4 449 (16.59%) SQL
5 440 (16.25%) Microsoft
6 433 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 401 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
8 395 (14.59%) Coaching
9 392 (14.48%) Degree
10 383 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 363 (13.41%) ITIL
12 347 (12.82%) Software Engineering
13 336 (12.41%) Scrum
14 328 (12.12%) Windows
15 292 (10.79%) .NET
16 281 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
17 273 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
18 272 (10.05%) Analytics
19 268 (9.90%) C#
20 263 (9.72%) PRINCE2
21 261 (9.64%) Java
22 247 (9.12%) Retail
23 239 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
23 239 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
24 238 (8.79%) VMware
25 233 (8.61%) SQL Server
25 233 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
26 225 (8.31%) Service Delivery
27 224 (8.27%) Data Centre
28 211 (7.79%) Change Management

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 89 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 71 (2.62%) Confluence
3 66 (2.44%) IIS
4 52 (1.92%) Apache Spark
5 49 (1.81%) MS Exchange
6 41 (1.51%) CMS
7 31 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 26 (0.96%) Apache
9 24 (0.89%) SAS
10 19 (0.70%) WordPress
11 16 (0.59%) Tomcat
12 14 (0.52%) nginx
12 14 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (0.37%) JBoss
15 10 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 137 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 80 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 68 (2.51%) Microsoft Project
4 56 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 29 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.52%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.37%) Acrobat
7 10 (0.37%) RoboHelp
8 9 (0.33%) Chatbot
9 6 (0.22%) InDesign
10 5 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.18%) PaintShop Pro
10 5 (0.18%) Snagit
11 4 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.15%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.11%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.11%) SPSS
13 2 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.037%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 20 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.18%) INSURE/90
6 5 (0.18%) Raiser's Edge
6 5 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 4 (0.15%) OPENHousing
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.074%) Bankmaster
9 2 (0.074%) Oracle AGIS
9 2 (0.074%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 2 (0.074%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.074%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (0.074%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.074%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.074%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.074%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 281 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 233 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
3 144 (5.32%) Office 365
4 99 (3.66%) SaaS
5 59 (2.18%) PaaS
6 55 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
7 49 (1.81%) IaaS
8 37 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 35 (1.29%) Serverless
10 34 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
11 33 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
13 30 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 30 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
14 29 (1.07%) Azure Functions
15 28 (1.03%) Amazon S3
16 23 (0.85%) GitHub
17 22 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 18 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
19 16 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.65%) Firewall
2 93 (3.44%) Internet
3 86 (3.18%) WAN
4 83 (3.07%) DNS
5 67 (2.48%) LAN
6 59 (2.18%) BGP
7 57 (2.11%) DHCP
8 53 (1.96%) Wireless
9 52 (1.92%) Network Security
10 49 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 47 (1.74%) TCP/IP
12 44 (1.63%) VPN
13 37 (1.37%) VoIP
14 36 (1.33%) IPsec
14 36 (1.33%) SAN
15 34 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
16 32 (1.18%) EIGRP
17 31 (1.15%) MPLS
17 31 (1.15%) OSPF
18 27 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 185 (6.83%) Big Data
3 75 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
4 63 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 55 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
6 51 (1.88%) MySQL
7 46 (1.70%) Relational Database
8 42 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 38 (1.40%) Power BI
10 36 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
10 36 (1.33%) Oracle Database
11 33 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (1.11%) Data Lake
13 29 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 27 (1.00%) MongoDB
14 27 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 24 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (0.78%) Apache Hive
16 21 (0.78%) DataStage
17 20 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 149 (5.50%) JIRA
2 103 (3.80%) Jenkins
3 95 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 86 (3.18%) Selenium
5 64 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 44 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 39 (1.44%) Cucumber
8 36 (1.33%) WebDriver
9 29 (1.07%) SoapUI
10 24 (0.89%) Subversion
11 23 (0.85%) TeamCity
12 20 (0.74%) Appium
12 20 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (0.70%) Maven
14 17 (0.63%) Hudson
15 16 (0.59%) LoadRunner
16 15 (0.55%) Ranorex
16 15 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
17 14 (0.52%) JMeter
18 12 (0.44%) Jasmine
General
1 760 (28.08%) Finance
2 247 (9.12%) Retail
3 152 (5.62%) Marketing
4 143 (5.28%) Banking
5 106 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 81 (2.99%) Electronics
7 68 (2.51%) Games
8 54 (1.99%) Legal
9 49 (1.81%) Law
10 45 (1.66%) Publishing
11 43 (1.59%) Automotive
12 37 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 35 (1.29%) Manufacturing
14 33 (1.22%) Military
15 24 (0.89%) Back Office
16 15 (0.55%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.52%) Billing
18 11 (0.41%) Advertising
19 9 (0.33%) French Language
20 8 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 226 (8.35%) Team Leader
2 220 (8.13%) Analyst
3 200 (7.39%) Developer
4 180 (6.65%) Project Manager
5 176 (6.50%) Architect
6 135 (4.99%) Software Manager
7 112 (4.14%) IT Manager
8 108 (3.99%) Development Manager
9 107 (3.95%) Service Manager
10 105 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 94 (3.47%) Programme Manager
12 89 (3.29%) Senior Manager
13 81 (2.99%) Lead Developer
14 80 (2.96%) Software Engineer
15 73 (2.70%) Business Analyst
15 73 (2.70%) Software Development Manager
16 71 (2.62%) Consultant
16 71 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
17 58 (2.14%) Infrastructure Manager
18 54 (1.99%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (10.79%) .NET
2 164 (6.06%) Web Services
3 149 (5.50%) HTML
4 124 (4.58%) CSS
5 92 (3.40%) ASP.NET
6 87 (3.21%) RESTful
6 87 (3.21%) XML
7 73 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 68 (2.51%) REST
9 67 (2.48%) .NET Framework
10 60 (2.22%) SOAP
11 58 (2.14%) Spring
12 55 (2.03%) HTML5
13 51 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 50 (1.85%) React
15 47 (1.74%) WCF
16 44 (1.63%) JSON
17 42 (1.55%) Node.js
18 41 (1.51%) jQuery
19 37 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 239 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 224 (8.27%) Data Centre
3 193 (7.13%) Management Information System
4 127 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
5 126 (4.65%) User Experience
6 75 (2.77%) Mobile App
7 67 (2.48%) Algorithms
8 61 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 56 (2.07%) PMI
10 47 (1.74%) Fintech
10 47 (1.74%) Private Cloud
11 45 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
12 42 (1.55%) Virtual Team
13 41 (1.51%) Public Cloud
14 37 (1.37%) Data Structures
15 33 (1.22%) Internet of Things
16 32 (1.18%) Social Media
17 30 (1.11%) NHS
18 28 (1.03%) Driving Licence
19 25 (0.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 328 (12.12%) Windows
2 210 (7.76%) Linux
3 103 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 67 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 62 (2.29%) Unix
7 59 (2.18%) Windows 7
8 56 (2.07%) Windows 10
9 38 (1.40%) Apple iOS
10 33 (1.22%) Android
11 23 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 20 (0.74%) Debian
13 15 (0.55%) AIX
13 15 (0.55%) Solaris
14 12 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (0.41%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (0.30%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.26%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 983 (36.31%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (20.17%) Project Management
3 433 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 401 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
5 395 (14.59%) Coaching
6 383 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 363 (13.41%) ITIL
8 347 (12.82%) Software Engineering
9 336 (12.41%) Scrum
10 273 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 272 (10.05%) Analytics
12 263 (9.72%) PRINCE2
13 239 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
14 225 (8.31%) Service Delivery
15 211 (7.79%) Change Management
16 210 (7.76%) DevOps
17 198 (7.31%) TDD
18 191 (7.06%) Service Management
19 190 (7.02%) Test Automation
20 184 (6.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 449 (16.59%) SQL
2 268 (9.90%) C#
3 261 (9.64%) Java
4 192 (7.09%) JavaScript
5 174 (6.43%) Python
6 102 (3.77%) C
7 74 (2.73%) Scala
8 64 (2.36%) C++
9 61 (2.25%) PHP
10 50 (1.85%) R
11 47 (1.74%) T-SQL
12 40 (1.48%) Java 8
12 40 (1.48%) Perl
13 37 (1.37%) Ruby
14 34 (1.26%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.11%) TypeScript
16 22 (0.81%) Shell Script
17 21 (0.78%) ES6
17 21 (0.78%) PowerShell
18 18 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 392 (14.48%) Degree
2 100 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 94 (3.47%) PMI Certification
4 82 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 70 (2.59%) CCNP
6 65 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 64 (2.36%) ISEB
8 62 (2.29%) CISSP
9 53 (1.96%) SC Cleared
10 50 (1.85%) PMP
11 49 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 45 (1.66%) CCNA
13 42 (1.55%) CCIE
14 39 (1.44%) CISA
14 39 (1.44%) CISM
14 39 (1.44%) DV Cleared
14 39 (1.44%) ISTQB
14 39 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
15 35 (1.29%) CEH
16 31 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (6.87%) QA
2 147 (5.43%) PMO
3 129 (4.77%) GDPR
4 125 (4.62%) SLA
5 58 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 35 (1.29%) Data Quality
7 28 (1.03%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.59%) GPG13
9 15 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
10 14 (0.52%) PSD2
11 10 (0.37%) ISO 9001
11 10 (0.37%) JSP 440
11 10 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (0.33%) COSHH
13 6 (0.22%) P3O
13 6 (0.22%) Solvency II
14 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 15288
15 4 (0.15%) MISRA
16 3 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
16 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 192 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 171 (6.32%) Active Directory
3 99 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 86 (3.18%) Docker
5 47 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 29 (1.07%) vSphere
8 24 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 21 (0.78%) XenDesktop
10 20 (0.74%) XenApp
11 14 (0.52%) BitLocker
12 11 (0.41%) VMware NSX
13 7 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.18%) HDFS
15 4 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
16 3 (0.11%) Firmware
16 3 (0.11%) RHEV
17 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 1 (0.037%) Terminal Services
17 1 (0.037%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 114 (4.21%) SCCM
2 54 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (1.85%) Puppet
4 40 (1.48%) Kubernetes
5 32 (1.18%) Ansible
6 26 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
7 25 (0.92%) Nessus
8 23 (0.85%) SCOM
9 22 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
10 20 (0.74%) Terraform
11 17 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
11 17 (0.63%) vCenter Server
12 15 (0.55%) Nagios
13 14 (0.52%) SCVMM
14 13 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
14 13 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
15 11 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
16 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 8 (0.30%) PowerCLI
17 8 (0.30%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 440 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 238 (8.79%) VMware
3 159 (5.87%) Oracle
4 147 (5.43%) Cisco
5 91 (3.36%) Citrix
6 75 (2.77%) HP
7 59 (2.18%) SAP
8 58 (2.14%) CheckPoint
9 54 (1.99%) Palo Alto
10 53 (1.96%) Google
11 51 (1.88%) Juniper
12 49 (1.81%) Adobe
13 43 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
14 41 (1.51%) McAfee
15 35 (1.29%) F5
16 34 (1.26%) NetApp
17 31 (1.15%) EMC
17 31 (1.15%) IBM
18 30 (1.11%) Splunk
19 29 (1.07%) Ab Initio