Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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

Team Lead
UK > England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 261 237
Rank change year-on-year -23 -24 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1,862 2,238 2,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.21% 1.37% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.43% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,550 1,964 2,247
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,325 £32,150
90th Percentile £82,500 £84,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 147,244 156,481 173,501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.91% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 119,668 126,297 146,874
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in England

Team Leader
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in England

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in England over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in England

Team Leader
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the England region over the 6 months to 15 October 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 -50 694 £65,000 - 61
South East -33 322 £60,000 +9.09% 32
Midlands +58 283 £44,500 -1.11% 29
West Midlands +99 237 £44,750 -0.56% 19
East of England +54 226 £52,500 -12.50% 21
North of England -57 223 £47,500 +5.56% 45
North West -23 129 £47,500 +5.56% 25
South West +1 113 £47,500 -5.00% 31
Yorkshire -51 84 £49,750 +10.56% 16
East Midlands -40 46 £42,500 -4.49% 9
North East -24 10 £33,500 -22.54% 4
Team Leader
UK

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 England region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 533 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (24.49%) Finance
3 422 (22.66%) Windows
4 363 (19.50%) Microsoft
5 348 (18.69%) ITIL
6 328 (17.62%) Mentoring
7 307 (16.49%) SQL
8 293 (15.74%) C#
9 277 (14.88%) .NET
10 263 (14.12%) Java
11 235 (12.62%) Line Management
12 219 (11.76%) Scrum
13 217 (11.65%) SQL Server
14 206 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
15 201 (10.79%) Degree
16 197 (10.58%) Linux
17 184 (9.88%) Active Directory
18 179 (9.61%) Coaching
19 176 (9.45%) SLA
20 172 (9.24%) JavaScript
21 154 (8.27%) Windows Server
22 152 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
23 146 (7.84%) HTML
23 146 (7.84%) VMware
24 144 (7.73%) SDLC
25 140 (7.52%) DevOps
26 137 (7.36%) Oracle
27 134 (7.20%) Software Engineering
28 130 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
28 130 (6.98%) Analytical Skills

Team Leader Skill Set
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 62 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 58 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 33 (1.77%) IIS
4 30 (1.61%) Apache
5 26 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (1.24%) Apache Spark
7 17 (0.91%) CMS
7 17 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 16 (0.86%) Confluence
9 15 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (0.75%) Skype for Business
11 13 (0.70%) SAS
12 12 (0.64%) JBoss
12 12 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.54%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.48%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.43%) WordPress
16 7 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 129 (6.93%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (3.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.59%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.48%) RoboHelp
8 6 (0.32%) InDesign
9 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.27%) PaintShop Pro
9 5 (0.27%) Snagit
10 4 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.11%) Maya
12 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.054%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.054%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.054%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 16 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.59%) SAP APO
2 11 (0.59%) SAP SCM
3 7 (0.38%) DocuMatrix
3 7 (0.38%) Relativity
3 7 (0.38%) Ringtail
3 7 (0.38%) Unica
3 7 (0.38%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.32%) SAP BPC
5 5 (0.27%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.27%) INSURE/90
6 4 (0.21%) Magento
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.16%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.16%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.16%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 152 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 130 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 116 (6.23%) Office 365
4 45 (2.42%) SaaS
5 28 (1.50%) GitHub
6 23 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (0.86%) Serverless
8 15 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (0.54%) PaaS
11 9 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.38%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.38%) Google App Engine
13 6 (0.32%) Mimecast
14 5 (0.27%) G Suite
14 5 (0.27%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.27%) Slack
15 4 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (6.87%) Firewall
2 86 (4.62%) DNS
2 86 (4.62%) WAN
3 82 (4.40%) TCP/IP
4 79 (4.24%) LAN
5 76 (4.08%) DHCP
6 74 (3.97%) Internet
7 47 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
8 45 (2.42%) Ethernet
9 44 (2.36%) Network Security
10 41 (2.20%) Wireless
11 38 (2.04%) VPN
12 37 (1.99%) SAN
13 36 (1.93%) VoIP
14 22 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (1.18%) HTTP
15 19 (1.02%) VLAN
16 17 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
17 15 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 54 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 53 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (2.79%) NoSQL
5 47 (2.52%) Big Data
5 47 (2.52%) MySQL
6 45 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
7 43 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (1.88%) MongoDB
10 33 (1.77%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (1.13%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.02%) Blockchain
13 19 (1.02%) Power BI
13 19 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 15 (0.81%) SAP HANA
14 15 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 63 (3.38%) Git (software)
2 60 (3.22%) JIRA
3 50 (2.69%) Jenkins
4 38 (2.04%) Visual Studio
5 22 (1.18%) Selenium
6 19 (1.02%) Subversion
7 17 (0.91%) GitLab
8 16 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (0.75%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.54%) Bitbucket
11 9 (0.48%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.43%) Mercurial
12 8 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (0.43%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (0.38%) CircleCI
13 7 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
13 7 (0.38%) ReSharper
13 7 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 456 (24.49%) Finance
2 120 (6.44%) Banking
3 92 (4.94%) Retail
4 68 (3.65%) Marketing
5 59 (3.17%) Law
6 52 (2.79%) Legal
7 40 (2.15%) Advertising
7 40 (2.15%) Games
8 39 (2.09%) Electronics
9 38 (2.04%) Manufacturing
9 38 (2.04%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.13%) Publishing
11 18 (0.97%) Billing
11 18 (0.97%) Front Office
12 14 (0.75%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.75%) Military
13 6 (0.32%) Avionics
13 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (14.88%) .NET
2 146 (7.84%) HTML
3 107 (5.75%) CSS
4 93 (4.99%) ASP.NET
4 93 (4.99%) Web Services
5 79 (4.24%) AngularJS
6 71 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 70 (3.76%) Spring
8 56 (3.01%) REST
9 53 (2.85%) .NET Framework
9 53 (2.85%) React
10 51 (2.74%) JSON
11 46 (2.47%) HTML5
12 45 (2.42%) RESTful
13 39 (2.09%) XML
14 34 (1.83%) Spring Boot
15 29 (1.56%) Ajax
15 29 (1.56%) jQuery
16 28 (1.50%) FIX Protocol
16 28 (1.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 130 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (5.53%) Data Centre
3 101 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 76 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 73 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 55 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
6 55 (2.95%) User Experience
7 37 (1.99%) Fintech
8 29 (1.56%) Private Cloud
9 28 (1.50%) Driving Licence
10 24 (1.29%) Fixed Income
10 24 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 22 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.18%) Mobile App
12 19 (1.02%) Equities
13 18 (0.97%) Derivative
14 17 (0.91%) Public Cloud
14 17 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
14 17 (0.91%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 422 (22.66%) Windows
2 197 (10.58%) Linux
3 154 (8.27%) Windows Server
4 109 (5.85%) Windows 7
5 92 (4.94%) Windows 10
6 75 (4.03%) Unix
6 75 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 75 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (1.93%) Android
8 34 (1.83%) Apple iOS
9 31 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (1.56%) Windows 8
12 22 (1.18%) AIX
13 13 (0.70%) Ubuntu
14 12 (0.64%) Debian
15 11 (0.59%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.48%) CentOS
16 9 (0.48%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
2 348 (18.69%) ITIL
3 328 (17.62%) Mentoring
4 235 (12.62%) Line Management
5 219 (11.76%) Scrum
6 206 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
7 179 (9.61%) Coaching
8 144 (7.73%) SDLC
9 140 (7.52%) DevOps
10 134 (7.20%) Software Engineering
11 119 (6.39%) TDD
12 112 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 109 (5.85%) Project Management
14 105 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
14 105 (5.64%) Service Management
15 102 (5.48%) Analytics
16 101 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
17 97 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
18 96 (5.16%) People Management
19 89 (4.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 307 (16.49%) SQL
2 293 (15.74%) C#
3 263 (14.12%) Java
4 172 (9.24%) JavaScript
5 105 (5.64%) Python
6 92 (4.94%) C++
7 79 (4.24%) C
8 69 (3.71%) T-SQL
9 59 (3.17%) PHP
10 48 (2.58%) PowerShell
11 34 (1.83%) Scala
12 31 (1.66%) VB.NET
13 27 (1.45%) PL/SQL
14 26 (1.40%) Java 8
15 23 (1.24%) TypeScript
16 22 (1.18%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.13%) Ruby
18 18 (0.97%) Embedded C++
19 15 (0.81%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.81%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 201 (10.79%) Degree
2 59 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
3 56 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (2.95%) Security Cleared
5 51 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (2.52%) MCSE
7 30 (1.61%) CCNA
8 28 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 26 (1.40%) MCSA
10 23 (1.24%) CCNP
11 22 (1.18%) SC Cleared
12 15 (0.81%) ISEB
13 13 (0.70%) MCITP
14 12 (0.64%) A+ Certification
14 12 (0.64%) PhD
14 12 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.59%) MCDST
15 11 (0.59%) MCP
15 11 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 176 (9.45%) SLA
2 73 (3.92%) QA
3 68 (3.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (1.66%) GDPR
5 26 (1.40%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.70%) PMO
7 8 (0.43%) MiFID
8 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.11%) COBIT
12 2 (0.11%) ECSS
12 2 (0.11%) IFRS
12 2 (0.11%) IFRS 9
12 2 (0.11%) MISRA
12 2 (0.11%) PSD2
13 1 (0.054%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.054%) NIST 800
System Software
1 184 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 95 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.20%) Docker
4 38 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 37 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 22 (1.18%) XenApp
7 19 (1.02%) Firmware
8 14 (0.75%) vSphere
8 14 (0.75%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.21%) GPFS
13 3 (0.16%) Lustre
13 3 (0.16%) Time Sharing Option
14 2 (0.11%) Ceph
14 2 (0.11%) NFS
15 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.054%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.054%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 71 (3.81%) SCCM
2 26 (1.40%) Ansible
3 25 (1.34%) NetBackup
4 24 (1.29%) Puppet
5 18 (0.97%) Terraform
6 17 (0.91%) Kubernetes
7 16 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.64%) SCOM
9 11 (0.59%) WSUS
10 10 (0.54%) Nagios
11 9 (0.48%) CloudForms
11 9 (0.48%) Grafana
12 8 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 8 (0.43%) vCenter Server
13 7 (0.38%) SCSM
14 6 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.27%) AirWatch
15 5 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 4 (0.21%) Backup Exec
16 4 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 363 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 146 (7.84%) VMware
3 137 (7.36%) Oracle
4 119 (6.39%) Cisco
5 75 (4.03%) Citrix
6 70 (3.76%) SAP
7 49 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 49 (2.63%) ServiceNow
8 42 (2.26%) IBM
9 35 (1.88%) Google
9 35 (1.88%) HP
10 32 (1.72%) Avaya
11 27 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 26 (1.40%) Xamarin
13 24 (1.29%) Ivanti
14 23 (1.24%) Adobe
14 23 (1.24%) Fortinet
15 21 (1.13%) Dell
15 21 (1.13%) Juniper
15 21 (1.13%) Nortel