Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 246 237
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 2,252 2,255 2,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.36% 1.41% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.46% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,023 1,976 2,485
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,550 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £84,875 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - +8.91% +1.00%

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 159,671 154,637 186,086
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.59% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 131,540 129,485 157,785
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -43 825 £62,500 -5.30% 69
South East +28 518 £52,500 -4.55% 42
North of England -2 312 £48,750 +14.71% 56
East of England +62 276 £60,000 +9.09% 19
Midlands -3 223 £42,500 -3.41% 29
North West -30 146 £59,500 +40.00% 32
Yorkshire +14 139 £45,000 -4.26% 22
West Midlands -5 134 £42,500 -5.56% 18
South West -58 104 £52,500 +5.00% 25
East Midlands +7 89 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North East -18 27 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Team Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 674 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 565 (25.09%) Windows
3 546 (24.25%) Microsoft
4 510 (22.65%) ITIL
5 458 (20.34%) SQL
6 431 (19.14%) C#
7 421 (18.69%) Finance
8 420 (18.65%) .NET
9 374 (16.61%) Mentoring
10 333 (14.79%) Active Directory
11 328 (14.56%) Java
12 306 (13.59%) SQL Server
13 303 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
14 284 (12.61%) JavaScript
15 271 (12.03%) VMware
16 270 (11.99%) Scrum
16 270 (11.99%) Linux
17 266 (11.81%) Windows Server
18 255 (11.32%) Line Management
19 232 (10.30%) TDD
20 227 (10.08%) Coaching
21 226 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
22 215 (9.55%) HTML
23 208 (9.24%) SLA
24 207 (9.19%) Cisco
25 205 (9.10%) Degree
26 204 (9.06%) MVC
27 198 (8.79%) ASP.NET
28 195 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
29 192 (8.53%) QA

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
1 104 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 42 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 41 (1.82%) CMS
3 41 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 35 (1.55%) Confluence
6 31 (1.38%) Skype for Business
7 30 (1.33%) IIS
8 26 (1.15%) Apache
9 25 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 20 (0.89%) JBoss
12 16 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (0.62%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.58%) Apache Spark
14 13 (0.58%) Umbraco
15 12 (0.53%) Drupal
16 11 (0.49%) WebSphere
17 8 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 172 (7.64%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.13%) SPSS
7 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.044%) HipChat
7 1 (0.044%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.044%) Simulink
7 1 (0.044%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.58%) Elite 3E
3 12 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.40%) Temenos T24
6 8 (0.36%) IntelliMatch
7 7 (0.31%) BusinessWare
8 6 (0.27%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.27%) thinkFolio
9 5 (0.22%) assyst
9 5 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.18%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.18%) Visualfiles
11 3 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 3 (0.13%) nopCommerce
11 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 226 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
2 170 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 112 (4.97%) Office 365
4 52 (2.31%) SaaS
5 44 (1.95%) NuGet
6 41 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 19 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.67%) GitHub
11 13 (0.58%) PaaS
12 12 (0.53%) OpenShift
13 11 (0.49%) Amazon S3
13 11 (0.49%) IaaS
14 9 (0.40%) BlazeMeter
14 9 (0.40%) Sauce Labs
14 9 (0.40%) Serverless
15 8 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 171 (7.59%) Firewall
2 138 (6.13%) WAN
3 131 (5.82%) LAN
4 101 (4.48%) TCP/IP
5 96 (4.26%) SAN
6 89 (3.95%) DNS
7 78 (3.46%) DHCP
8 62 (2.75%) Wireless
9 48 (2.13%) VLAN
9 48 (2.13%) VPN
10 46 (2.04%) Network Security
11 45 (2.00%) Unified Communications
12 44 (1.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 43 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
14 41 (1.82%) VoIP
15 29 (1.29%) Internet
16 27 (1.20%) MPLS
17 25 (1.11%) OSPF
17 25 (1.11%) WLAN
18 23 (1.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 59 (2.62%) MySQL
3 53 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 52 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 49 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 47 (2.09%) Big Data
7 38 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (1.20%) Oracle Database
10 26 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 24 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
14 19 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (0.80%) Hadoop
15 18 (0.80%) MongoDB
16 16 (0.71%) RDBMS
17 14 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
18 10 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 86 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 85 (3.77%) JIRA
3 67 (2.98%) TeamCity
4 56 (2.49%) Selenium
5 54 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 54 (2.40%) Visual Studio
6 38 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (1.24%) Subversion
8 26 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 25 (1.11%) NUnit
10 22 (0.98%) Cucumber
11 20 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 20 (0.89%) JMeter
12 19 (0.84%) TestDirector
13 18 (0.80%) Maven
14 17 (0.75%) SpecFlow
15 14 (0.62%) Mercurial
16 12 (0.53%) SoapUI
17 11 (0.49%) WebDriver
18 10 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 421 (18.69%) Finance
2 104 (4.62%) Banking
3 78 (3.46%) Legal
4 76 (3.37%) Retail
5 65 (2.89%) Advertising
6 64 (2.84%) Law
7 58 (2.58%) Games
8 46 (2.04%) Marketing
9 32 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 28 (1.24%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.15%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.98%) Back Office
13 18 (0.80%) Publishing
14 17 (0.75%) Billing
15 16 (0.71%) Front Office
16 11 (0.49%) Electronics
17 9 (0.40%) International Banking
18 6 (0.27%) German Language
19 5 (0.22%) Automotive
19 5 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (18.65%) .NET
2 215 (9.55%) HTML
3 198 (8.79%) ASP.NET
4 176 (7.82%) CSS
5 170 (7.55%) Web Services
6 145 (6.44%) AngularJS
7 102 (4.53%) .NET Framework
8 92 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 91 (4.04%) jQuery
10 89 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 82 (3.64%) XML
12 70 (3.11%) RESTful
13 69 (3.06%) REST
14 68 (3.02%) Spring
15 65 (2.89%) HTML5
16 61 (2.71%) Entity Framework
17 53 (2.35%) CSS3
18 51 (2.26%) WCF
19 49 (2.18%) React
20 40 (1.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 130 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (5.37%) Data Centre
3 92 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
4 82 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 68 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 49 (2.18%) User Experience
7 46 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 43 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
9 40 (1.78%) Algorithms
10 31 (1.38%) Data Structures
10 31 (1.38%) Fintech
11 27 (1.20%) Fixed Income
12 25 (1.11%) Public Cloud
13 24 (1.07%) Virtual Team
14 22 (0.98%) Fat Client
14 22 (0.98%) Thin Client
15 16 (0.71%) Clustering
15 16 (0.71%) Smart Meter
16 15 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 565 (25.09%) Windows
2 270 (11.99%) Linux
3 266 (11.81%) Windows Server
4 122 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 116 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 96 (4.26%) Windows 10
6 96 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 93 (4.13%) Unix
8 43 (1.91%) AIX
9 35 (1.55%) Android
10 28 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (0.80%) Apple iOS
12 17 (0.75%) Mac OS
13 14 (0.62%) Debian
14 13 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (0.40%) CentOS
15 9 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.31%) CoreOS
16 7 (0.31%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
2 510 (22.65%) ITIL
3 374 (16.61%) Mentoring
4 303 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
5 270 (11.99%) Scrum
6 255 (11.32%) Line Management
7 232 (10.30%) TDD
8 227 (10.08%) Coaching
9 204 (9.06%) MVC
10 195 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
11 176 (7.82%) SDLC
12 175 (7.77%) DevOps
13 174 (7.73%) Project Management
14 150 (6.66%) Software Engineering
15 139 (6.17%) Service Delivery
16 114 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 108 (4.80%) Incident Management
17 108 (4.80%) OO
18 105 (4.66%) Kanban
19 104 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 458 (20.34%) SQL
2 431 (19.14%) C#
3 328 (14.56%) Java
4 284 (12.61%) JavaScript
5 106 (4.71%) Python
6 102 (4.53%) PowerShell
7 90 (4.00%) C++
8 84 (3.73%) T-SQL
9 72 (3.20%) C
10 57 (2.53%) PHP
11 35 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 34 (1.51%) Ruby
13 32 (1.42%) Scala
14 28 (1.24%) TypeScript
15 24 (1.07%) Bash Shell
16 20 (0.89%) VB
17 19 (0.84%) Perl
18 16 (0.71%) PL/SQL
19 14 (0.62%) Java 8
20 11 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 205 (9.10%) Degree
2 91 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
4 67 (2.98%) Security Cleared
5 63 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 45 (2.00%) MCSE
7 43 (1.91%) SC Cleared
8 42 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 38 (1.69%) CCNA
10 36 (1.60%) CCNP
11 26 (1.15%) CISSP
12 23 (1.02%) MCSA
13 20 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 19 (0.84%) CHECK Team Leader
14 19 (0.84%) MCP
15 15 (0.67%) CCIE
15 15 (0.67%) CISM
16 13 (0.58%) CREST Certified
16 13 (0.58%) ISTQB
17 11 (0.49%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (9.24%) SLA
2 192 (8.53%) QA
3 28 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.80%) GDPR
6 10 (0.44%) PMO
7 8 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.36%) GCP
8 5 (0.22%) COBIT
9 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.089%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.044%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.044%) MiFID
System Software
1 333 (14.79%) Active Directory
2 188 (8.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (3.55%) Hyper-V
4 75 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (2.04%) Docker
6 43 (1.91%) Xen
7 42 (1.87%) VirtualBox
8 41 (1.82%) XenApp
9 34 (1.51%) vSphere
10 22 (0.98%) XenDesktop
11 16 (0.71%) Ceph
12 15 (0.67%) DFS Replication
13 13 (0.58%) Firmware
14 12 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
14 12 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
16 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
17 2 (0.089%) NFS
17 2 (0.089%) Snort
17 2 (0.089%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 86 (3.82%) SCCM
2 66 (2.93%) Ansible
3 63 (2.80%) Puppet
4 56 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (1.64%) SCOM
6 32 (1.42%) vCenter Server
7 25 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
8 22 (0.98%) Terraform
9 19 (0.84%) HP ALM
9 19 (0.84%) Kubernetes
10 18 (0.80%) FortiGate
11 16 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
11 16 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 15 (0.67%) SCDPM
13 14 (0.62%) CloudForms
14 11 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
14 11 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
14 11 (0.49%) vRealize
15 9 (0.40%) Nagios
16 7 (0.31%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 546 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 271 (12.03%) VMware
3 207 (9.19%) Cisco
4 116 (5.15%) Oracle
5 114 (5.06%) Citrix
6 92 (4.09%) HP
7 50 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 49 (2.18%) NetApp
9 46 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
9 46 (2.04%) SAP
10 45 (2.00%) Google
11 37 (1.64%) webMethods
12 36 (1.60%) IBM
13 32 (1.42%) ServiceNow
14 31 (1.38%) Red Hat
14 31 (1.38%) Sitecore
15 30 (1.33%) Juniper
16 29 (1.29%) Apple
17 28 (1.24%) Palo Alto
18 25 (1.11%) Avaya