Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 180 180
Rank change year-on-year -19 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 2,759 3,098 3,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.72% 1.95% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.15% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,012 2,427 3,048
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,148 £32,425 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £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 146,015 143,898 170,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.84% 90.47% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 118,403 118,828 143,161
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,108 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -14 1,096 £65,000 - 110
Midlands -10 425 £48,000 +6.67% 55
North of England -6 383 £50,000 +5.26% 74
South East -57 374 £53,500 -2.73% 64
West Midlands -4 318 £49,630 +4.48% 38
East of England +6 297 £62,500 +8.70% 33
North West +3 202 £52,500 - 38
South West -71 184 £50,000 +5.26% 23
Yorkshire -15 161 £52,500 +10.53% 30
East Midlands -5 107 £47,500 +26.67% 17
North East -17 20 £39,500 -7.06% 6
Line Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 1,051 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
2 822 (29.79%) Finance
3 535 (19.39%) Project Management
4 473 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 467 (16.93%) Microsoft
6 420 (15.22%) ITIL
7 403 (14.61%) Degree
8 382 (13.85%) SQL
9 380 (13.77%) Scrum
10 367 (13.30%) Stakeholder Management
11 365 (13.23%) Java
12 359 (13.01%) Continuous Improvement
13 326 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
14 321 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
15 320 (11.60%) .NET
16 294 (10.66%) C#
17 293 (10.62%) Coaching
18 288 (10.44%) QA
19 275 (9.97%) Software Engineering
20 260 (9.42%) Windows
21 256 (9.28%) SQL Server
22 255 (9.24%) Service Delivery
23 251 (9.10%) TDD
23 251 (9.10%) Retail
24 249 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
25 241 (8.74%) PRINCE2
26 231 (8.37%) Data Centre
27 219 (7.94%) JavaScript
28 214 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
29 209 (7.58%) Test Automation

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 76 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 58 (2.10%) CMS
3 52 (1.88%) Confluence
4 47 (1.70%) MS Exchange
5 34 (1.23%) IIS
6 29 (1.05%) Apache
7 27 (0.98%) OpenStack
8 24 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 23 (0.83%) Apache Spark
10 20 (0.72%) WordPress
11 18 (0.65%) Skype for Business
11 18 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 15 (0.54%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.51%) SAS
15 13 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
17 9 (0.33%) NetWeaver
17 9 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 139 (5.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 128 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
3 76 (2.75%) Microsoft Project
4 45 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 38 (1.38%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.40%) Chatbot
9 9 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.22%) InVision
11 4 (0.14%) InDesign
11 4 (0.14%) SPSS
11 4 (0.14%) UXPin
12 2 (0.072%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.036%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.036%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.036%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.036%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.036%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 45 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.58%) Eagle PACE
2 16 (0.58%) Front Arena
2 16 (0.58%) thinkFolio
3 15 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
5 10 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
5 10 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.36%) SAP BPC
6 9 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
6 9 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 9 (0.33%) Temenos T24
7 8 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.18%) Bloomberg AIM
8 5 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.11%) Academy Housing
9 3 (0.11%) iTrent
9 3 (0.11%) Orchard Housing
9 3 (0.11%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 204 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 190 (6.89%) Amazon AWS
3 124 (4.49%) Office 365
4 115 (4.17%) SaaS
5 59 (2.14%) PaaS
6 53 (1.92%) IaaS
7 40 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 31 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
9 24 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
10 21 (0.76%) Slack
11 20 (0.72%) GitHub
12 17 (0.62%) Google Analytics
13 15 (0.54%) npm
14 11 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
15 8 (0.29%) G Suite
15 8 (0.29%) Yammer
16 7 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
17 6 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
17 6 (0.22%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 153 (5.55%) Firewall
2 75 (2.72%) VPN
2 75 (2.72%) WAN
3 63 (2.28%) DNS
3 63 (2.28%) LAN
4 46 (1.67%) Network Security
5 40 (1.45%) DHCP
6 37 (1.34%) TCP/IP
6 37 (1.34%) Wireless
7 33 (1.20%) IPsec
8 32 (1.16%) Broadband
9 29 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (1.01%) SSL
11 27 (0.98%) Internet
11 27 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (0.94%) BGP
13 25 (0.91%) OSPF
14 23 (0.83%) SAN
15 22 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 93 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
3 77 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 66 (2.39%) Power BI
5 62 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 50 (1.81%) Big Data
7 44 (1.59%) MySQL
8 41 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 38 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 37 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (0.98%) Hadoop
12 23 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 22 (0.80%) Star Schema
14 19 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (0.69%) MongoDB
15 15 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
15 15 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 128 (4.64%) JIRA
2 119 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 111 (4.02%) Git (software)
4 72 (2.61%) Selenium
5 57 (2.07%) Cucumber
5 57 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
6 56 (2.03%) TeamCity
7 40 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 39 (1.41%) Appium
9 34 (1.23%) WebDriver
10 33 (1.20%) LoadRunner
11 31 (1.12%) MSBuild
11 31 (1.12%) Visual Studio
12 29 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (0.87%) Maven
13 24 (0.87%) Subversion
13 24 (0.87%) TestRail
14 23 (0.83%) NUnit
15 22 (0.80%) NeoLoad
16 21 (0.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 822 (29.79%) Finance
2 251 (9.10%) Retail
3 203 (7.36%) Marketing
4 142 (5.15%) Banking
5 120 (4.35%) Legal
6 73 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 68 (2.46%) Law
8 65 (2.36%) Games
9 45 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 39 (1.41%) Advertising
10 39 (1.41%) Billing
11 32 (1.16%) Back Office
12 24 (0.87%) Front Office
13 23 (0.83%) Electronics
14 17 (0.62%) Automotive
14 17 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 16 (0.58%) Publishing
16 11 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (8.52%) Developer
2 224 (8.12%) Team Leader
3 216 (7.83%) Analyst
4 175 (6.34%) IT Manager
5 174 (6.31%) Architect
6 154 (5.58%) Project Manager
7 128 (4.64%) Development Manager
8 116 (4.20%) Service Manager
9 105 (3.81%) Senior Manager
10 103 (3.73%) Lead Developer
11 99 (3.59%) Technical Manager
12 96 (3.48%) Programme Manager
13 91 (3.30%) Business Analyst
14 83 (3.01%) Delivery Manager
15 82 (2.97%) Software Engineer
16 68 (2.46%) Business Manager
17 63 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
18 61 (2.21%) Development Team Leader
19 60 (2.17%) Software Manager
20 58 (2.10%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (11.60%) .NET
2 185 (6.71%) Web Services
3 155 (5.62%) HTML
4 124 (4.49%) CSS
5 112 (4.06%) ASP.NET
6 79 (2.86%) REST
7 77 (2.79%) AngularJS
8 74 (2.68%) .NET Framework
8 74 (2.68%) RESTful
9 68 (2.46%) Spring
10 66 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 62 (2.25%) jQuery
12 56 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 55 (1.99%) Middleware
14 54 (1.96%) HTML5
15 49 (1.78%) XML
16 41 (1.49%) WCF
17 36 (1.30%) React
18 35 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
19 34 (1.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 326 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 231 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 176 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
4 132 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 126 (4.57%) Computer Science
6 116 (4.20%) User Experience
7 82 (2.97%) Mobile App
8 73 (2.65%) Fintech
9 63 (2.28%) Algorithms
10 61 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
11 49 (1.78%) Data Structures
12 47 (1.70%) Driving Licence
13 42 (1.52%) Virtual Team
14 40 (1.45%) CMDB
15 36 (1.30%) Social Media
16 34 (1.23%) Public Cloud
17 28 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 24 (0.87%) Mainframe
19 24 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 260 (9.42%) Windows
2 137 (4.97%) Linux
3 106 (3.84%) Windows Server
4 79 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (1.99%) Unix
5 55 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 50 (1.81%) Apple iOS
7 50 (1.81%) Windows 10
8 34 (1.23%) Android
9 16 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.43%) Debian
12 10 (0.36%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.18%) CentOS
14 5 (0.18%) Mac OS X Server
14 5 (0.18%) VMS
14 5 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,051 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
2 535 (19.39%) Project Management
3 473 (17.14%) Mentoring
4 420 (15.22%) ITIL
5 380 (13.77%) Scrum
6 367 (13.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 359 (13.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 321 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
9 293 (10.62%) Coaching
10 275 (9.97%) Software Engineering
11 255 (9.24%) Service Delivery
12 251 (9.10%) TDD
13 249 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
14 241 (8.74%) PRINCE2
15 214 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
16 209 (7.58%) Test Automation
17 203 (7.36%) DevOps
18 199 (7.21%) BDD
19 197 (7.14%) Change Management
20 194 (7.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 382 (13.85%) SQL
2 365 (13.23%) Java
3 294 (10.66%) C#
4 219 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 112 (4.06%) Python
6 71 (2.57%) Ruby
7 70 (2.54%) C
8 59 (2.14%) PHP
9 56 (2.03%) PowerShell
10 55 (1.99%) C++
11 51 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 43 (1.56%) Scala
13 35 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 35 (1.27%) R
14 32 (1.16%) Perl
15 30 (1.09%) Java 8
16 27 (0.98%) Bash Shell
17 24 (0.87%) TypeScript
17 24 (0.87%) VB
18 23 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 403 (14.61%) Degree
2 133 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 108 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 83 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (2.75%) ISEB
5 76 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 73 (2.65%) PMP
7 67 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 64 (2.32%) PMI Certification
9 50 (1.81%) CCNP
10 44 (1.59%) CISSP
11 41 (1.49%) CCNA
11 41 (1.49%) MCSE
12 36 (1.30%) MCP
13 35 (1.27%) ISTQB
14 33 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 32 (1.16%) CISM
16 31 (1.12%) SAFe Agilist
17 29 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 24 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (10.44%) QA
2 146 (5.29%) SLA
3 124 (4.49%) PMO
4 66 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 55 (1.99%) GDPR
6 46 (1.67%) Data Quality
7 26 (0.94%) PCI DSS
8 22 (0.80%) ISAE 3402
8 22 (0.80%) SSAE 16
9 16 (0.58%) Solvency II
10 14 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
11 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 11 (0.40%) ISO 9001
13 10 (0.36%) GPG13
14 9 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
15 8 (0.29%) ISO 22301
16 6 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 6 (0.22%) PSD2
17 5 (0.18%) COBIT
17 5 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 184 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 112 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 45 (1.63%) Docker
5 39 (1.41%) vSphere
6 30 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
7 27 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (0.87%) XenApp
9 17 (0.62%) XenDesktop
10 15 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
12 11 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.29%) DFS Replication
15 7 (0.25%) vCloud
15 7 (0.25%) VMware NSX
16 2 (0.072%) iptables
16 2 (0.072%) Postfix
16 2 (0.072%) XenServer
17 1 (0.036%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 52 (1.88%) Puppet
2 45 (1.63%) Ansible
3 36 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (1.27%) SCVMM
5 34 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 31 (1.12%) SCCM
7 28 (1.01%) Kubernetes
8 27 (0.98%) vCenter Server
9 12 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 12 (0.43%) Nagios
9 12 (0.43%) Terraform
10 11 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
11 10 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (0.36%) SCOrch
12 8 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (0.29%) Icinga
13 7 (0.25%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
13 7 (0.25%) vRealize
14 6 (0.22%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 467 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 168 (6.09%) VMware
3 159 (5.76%) Cisco
4 126 (4.57%) Oracle
5 95 (3.44%) Citrix
6 81 (2.94%) HP
7 74 (2.68%) SAP
8 67 (2.43%) CheckPoint
9 59 (2.14%) Google
10 53 (1.92%) F5
11 51 (1.85%) Juniper
12 49 (1.78%) Fortinet
13 48 (1.74%) Adobe
14 46 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
15 42 (1.52%) IBM
16 39 (1.41%) BMC
17 35 (1.27%) Tableau
18 33 (1.20%) NetApp
19 29 (1.05%) CA
20 27 (0.98%) SimCorp