Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 232 212
Rank change year-on-year -20 -20 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 2309 2630 3370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.38% 1.47% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.52% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2270 2928
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,000 £32,727
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £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 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -17 994 £65,000 - 36
South East +2 388 £52,500 +5.00% 22
North of England -29 383 £45,000 - 15
Midlands -19 231 £45,000 - 9
East of England +51 192 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Yorkshire +7 181 £45,000 -4.26% 3
North West -58 170 £47,500 +7.95% 9
West Midlands +5 134 £45,000 +3.45% 7
South West -43 123 £50,000 +16.96% 7
East Midlands -12 96 £45,000 - 2
North East +26 32 £47,596 +20.50% 3
Team Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 798 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
2 568 (24.60%) Windows
3 530 (22.95%) SQL
4 511 (22.13%) Microsoft
5 502 (21.74%) Finance
6 490 (21.22%) .NET
7 464 (20.10%) C#
8 453 (19.62%) Mentoring
9 434 (18.80%) SQL Server
10 371 (16.07%) ITIL
11 362 (15.68%) Scrum
12 361 (15.63%) JavaScript
13 343 (14.85%) Java
14 311 (13.47%) Linux
15 309 (13.38%) Active Directory
16 287 (12.43%) Line Management
17 266 (11.52%) ASP.NET
18 258 (11.17%) VMware
19 254 (11.00%) MVC
20 234 (10.13%) TDD
21 227 (9.83%) HTML
22 220 (9.53%) Amazon AWS
23 218 (9.44%) Windows Server
24 192 (8.32%) Firewall
24 192 (8.32%) Degree
25 191 (8.27%) Cisco
26 188 (8.14%) Software Engineering
27 187 (8.10%) CSS
28 185 (8.01%) AngularJS
29 178 (7.71%) Coaching

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
1 140 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 69 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 65 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 58 (2.51%) IIS
5 53 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 49 (2.12%) Confluence
7 40 (1.73%) CMS
7 40 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
8 37 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 34 (1.47%) Skype for Business
10 22 (0.95%) Apache
11 17 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
12 13 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (0.52%) OpenStack
14 11 (0.48%) Apache Spark
15 10 (0.43%) Mule ESB
15 10 (0.43%) NetWeaver
15 10 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 114 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
2 71 (3.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.26%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.13%) Camtasia
8 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.087%) InDesign
9 2 (0.087%) SPSS
10 1 (0.043%) Blender
10 1 (0.043%) OrCAD
10 1 (0.043%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
2 14 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.30%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.26%) Magento
5 6 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.22%) Eikon
6 5 (0.22%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.17%) ION MarketView
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.13%) SAP Retail
8 3 (0.13%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.087%) Maximo
9 2 (0.087%) SAP AFS
9 2 (0.087%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.087%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 220 (9.53%) Amazon AWS
2 147 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (4.89%) Office 365
4 72 (3.12%) SaaS
5 25 (1.08%) Mimecast
6 18 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.69%) Oracle CX
7 16 (0.69%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 12 (0.52%) GitHub
8 12 (0.52%) Serverless
9 11 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.39%) IaaS
12 6 (0.26%) Asana
13 5 (0.22%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.17%) PaaS
14 4 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 192 (8.32%) Firewall
2 112 (4.85%) SAN
3 108 (4.68%) WAN
4 103 (4.46%) TCP/IP
5 93 (4.03%) Wireless
6 88 (3.81%) DNS
7 87 (3.77%) LAN
8 70 (3.03%) VoIP
9 67 (2.90%) DHCP
10 57 (2.47%) OSPF
11 56 (2.43%) VPN
12 50 (2.17%) BGP
12 50 (2.17%) EIGRP
12 50 (2.17%) MPLS
13 48 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 47 (2.04%) Unified Communications
15 46 (1.99%) Network Security
16 44 (1.91%) Internet
17 41 (1.78%) VLAN
18 39 (1.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 434 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 103 (4.46%) MySQL
3 88 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 80 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (3.12%) NoSQL
6 53 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 43 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 34 (1.47%) QlikView
11 33 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 30 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (1.26%) Power BI
14 28 (1.21%) Big Data
15 25 (1.08%) Redis
15 25 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
16 24 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
19 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 127 (5.50%) JIRA
2 104 (4.50%) Git (software)
3 91 (3.94%) Jenkins
4 83 (3.59%) Visual Studio
5 67 (2.90%) Selenium
6 57 (2.47%) Subversion
7 46 (1.99%) TeamCity
8 42 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 37 (1.60%) Maven
10 33 (1.43%) Cucumber
11 29 (1.26%) NUnit
12 28 (1.21%) JUnit
13 27 (1.17%) WebDriver
14 18 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (0.69%) TestRail
16 13 (0.56%) Mockito
17 12 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (0.52%) Eclipse
17 12 (0.52%) JMeter
18 11 (0.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 502 (21.74%) Finance
2 148 (6.41%) Banking
3 89 (3.85%) Marketing
3 89 (3.85%) Retail
4 88 (3.81%) Law
5 76 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 75 (3.25%) Legal
7 60 (2.60%) Games
8 44 (1.91%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.78%) Back Office
10 37 (1.60%) Investment Banking
11 31 (1.34%) Electronics
12 23 (1.00%) Front Office
13 21 (0.91%) Advertising
13 21 (0.91%) Publishing
14 19 (0.82%) Retail Banking
15 18 (0.78%) Military
16 15 (0.65%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.35%) German Language
18 7 (0.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (21.22%) .NET
2 266 (11.52%) ASP.NET
3 227 (9.83%) HTML
4 187 (8.10%) CSS
5 185 (8.01%) AngularJS
6 162 (7.02%) Web Services
7 132 (5.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 126 (5.46%) Spring
9 119 (5.15%) .NET Framework
10 106 (4.59%) jQuery
11 101 (4.37%) RESTful
12 99 (4.29%) HTML5
13 97 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 97 (4.20%) XML
14 81 (3.51%) REST
15 64 (2.77%) React
16 60 (2.60%) CSS3
16 60 (2.60%) SOAP
17 52 (2.25%) Entity Framework
18 50 (2.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 162 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (4.98%) Data Centre
3 70 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 67 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
5 40 (1.73%) User Experience
6 35 (1.52%) Fintech
7 32 (1.39%) Fixed Income
8 30 (1.30%) Clustering
8 30 (1.30%) Management Information System
9 26 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.13%) Equities
10 25 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 24 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 18 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
13 17 (0.74%) Replication
14 16 (0.69%) Data Structures
15 14 (0.61%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 14 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 14 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (0.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 568 (24.60%) Windows
2 311 (13.47%) Linux
3 218 (9.44%) Windows Server
4 120 (5.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 107 (4.63%) Unix
6 99 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 72 (3.12%) Windows 7
8 63 (2.73%) Windows 10
9 30 (1.30%) Mac OS
10 25 (1.08%) Android
11 24 (1.04%) CentOS
11 24 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (0.78%) Apple iOS
14 15 (0.65%) Windows 8
15 12 (0.52%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.48%) AIX
17 8 (0.35%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.30%) Solaris
19 5 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (19.62%) Mentoring
3 371 (16.07%) ITIL
4 362 (15.68%) Scrum
5 287 (12.43%) Line Management
6 254 (11.00%) MVC
7 234 (10.13%) TDD
8 188 (8.14%) Software Engineering
9 178 (7.71%) Coaching
10 170 (7.36%) Project Management
11 159 (6.89%) SDLC
12 151 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
12 151 (6.54%) DevOps
13 140 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
14 132 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 120 (5.20%) Test Automation
16 116 (5.02%) Service Delivery
17 114 (4.94%) People Management
18 113 (4.89%) Kanban
19 107 (4.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 530 (22.95%) SQL
2 464 (20.10%) C#
3 361 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 343 (14.85%) Java
5 110 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 106 (4.59%) C++
7 102 (4.42%) Python
8 95 (4.11%) C
9 82 (3.55%) T-SQL
10 79 (3.42%) PHP
11 39 (1.69%) Ruby
12 37 (1.60%) Bash Shell
13 36 (1.56%) VB.NET
14 35 (1.52%) Scala
15 30 (1.30%) VB
16 29 (1.26%) Perl
17 25 (1.08%) Go
18 23 (1.00%) VBA
19 21 (0.91%) Groovy
20 19 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 192 (8.32%) Degree
2 81 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 78 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (2.47%) CCNP
5 50 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 49 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
8 39 (1.69%) CCIE
8 39 (1.69%) CISSP
9 38 (1.65%) CHECK Team Leader
10 37 (1.60%) CCNA
10 37 (1.60%) ISTQB
11 36 (1.56%) MCSE
12 30 (1.30%) CISM
13 26 (1.13%) ISEB
14 22 (0.95%) CCVP
15 21 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
16 18 (0.78%) CISA
17 16 (0.69%) CREST Certified
18 15 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (7.28%) SLA
2 120 (5.20%) QA
3 49 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 18 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
6 18 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 18 (0.78%) NIST 800
7 15 (0.65%) GDPR
8 11 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 10 (0.43%) PMO
10 7 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.17%) GCP
11 4 (0.17%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.087%) Basel III
12 2 (0.087%) GAMP
12 2 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 309 (13.38%) Active Directory
2 117 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (2.94%) Docker
4 63 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
5 45 (1.95%) vSphere
6 39 (1.69%) XenApp
7 28 (1.21%) Hyper-V
8 23 (1.00%) VMware NSX
9 18 (0.78%) Postfix
10 16 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (0.61%) DFS Replication
12 13 (0.56%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.26%) Ceph
13 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.26%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.17%) Firmware
15 3 (0.13%) LXC
15 3 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
16 2 (0.087%) KVM
Systems Management
1 71 (3.07%) SCCM
2 34 (1.47%) Puppet
3 30 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (1.21%) SCOM
5 27 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
6 26 (1.13%) Nagios
7 25 (1.08%) Kubernetes
8 23 (1.00%) vRealize
9 22 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
9 22 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
10 19 (0.82%) Ansible
11 17 (0.74%) AirWatch
12 14 (0.61%) vCenter Server
13 11 (0.48%) EdgeSight
13 11 (0.48%) Terraform
14 9 (0.39%) NetBackup
14 9 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 9 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 8 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
16 7 (0.30%) Opsview
Vendors
1 511 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 258 (11.17%) VMware
3 191 (8.27%) Cisco
4 152 (6.58%) Oracle
5 109 (4.72%) Citrix
6 75 (3.25%) SAP
7 51 (2.21%) HP
8 44 (1.91%) Palo Alto
9 41 (1.78%) Dell
10 39 (1.69%) Apple
10 39 (1.69%) iManage
11 33 (1.43%) Avaya
12 32 (1.39%) Tableau
13 29 (1.26%) CheckPoint
14 28 (1.21%) NetApp
15 25 (1.08%) Riverbed
16 22 (0.95%) FireEye
16 22 (0.95%) Google
17 19 (0.82%) Juniper
18 18 (0.78%) IBM