Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 266 252
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 2,179 2,248 2,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.34% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.39% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,890 1,987 2,277
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,300 £32,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 157,352 161,677 184,445
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.19% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 128,221 132,731 156,690
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 £81,250 £78,750 £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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -36 799 £65,000 - 44
South East +8 434 £55,000 - 33
North of England +10 295 £47,500 +5.56% 29
East of England +78 285 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Midlands +9 260 £42,500 -5.56% 30
West Midlands +40 194 £42,500 -5.56% 24
North West +19 147 £57,500 +31.43% 19
Yorkshire +14 131 £45,000 -5.76% 9
South West -30 109 £47,500 -5.00% 14
East Midlands -13 66 £42,500 - 6
North East -22 17 £33,500 -18.29% 1
Team Leader
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 609 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
2 559 (25.65%) Windows
3 505 (23.18%) Microsoft
4 500 (22.95%) ITIL
5 474 (21.75%) Finance
6 389 (17.85%) SQL
7 378 (17.35%) Mentoring
8 355 (16.29%) C#
9 334 (15.33%) .NET
10 296 (13.58%) Active Directory
11 290 (13.31%) Java
12 268 (12.30%) SQL Server
13 267 (12.25%) Linux
14 262 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
15 254 (11.66%) Windows Server
16 242 (11.11%) Scrum
17 236 (10.83%) SLA
18 233 (10.69%) VMware
19 230 (10.56%) Line Management
20 207 (9.50%) Degree
21 206 (9.45%) Coaching
22 198 (9.09%) Cisco
23 194 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
24 193 (8.86%) Firewall
25 192 (8.81%) JavaScript
26 186 (8.54%) DevOps
27 178 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
28 175 (8.03%) TDD
29 172 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
30 163 (7.48%) Project Management

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 90 (4.13%) MS Exchange
2 60 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 39 (1.79%) Apache
4 34 (1.56%) IIS
5 32 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 28 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (1.28%) Skype for Business
7 24 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (1.06%) JBoss
9 19 (0.87%) WebLogic
10 18 (0.83%) Apache Spark
11 17 (0.78%) CMS
12 16 (0.73%) Confluence
13 15 (0.69%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (0.64%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.37%) Drupal
15 8 (0.37%) WordPress
16 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 161 (7.39%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (3.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.046%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.046%) Simulink
8 1 (0.046%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 20 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.32%) BusinessWare
5 6 (0.28%) assyst
5 6 (0.28%) Elite 3E
5 6 (0.28%) IntelliMatch
5 6 (0.28%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.28%) SAP APO
5 6 (0.28%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.28%) SAP SCM
5 6 (0.28%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.14%) nopCommerce
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.14%) thinkFolio
7 3 (0.14%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 194 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
2 172 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 129 (5.92%) Office 365
4 53 (2.43%) SaaS
5 30 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (1.33%) GitHub
7 26 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (1.19%) NuGet
8 23 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 18 (0.83%) PaaS
10 17 (0.78%) Serverless
11 15 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (0.64%) OpenShift
13 11 (0.50%) IaaS
14 9 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
15 7 (0.32%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
17 5 (0.23%) G Suite
18 4 (0.18%) Google App Engine
18 4 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 193 (8.86%) Firewall
2 123 (5.64%) LAN
3 121 (5.55%) TCP/IP
4 118 (5.42%) WAN
5 112 (5.14%) DNS
6 98 (4.50%) DHCP
7 68 (3.12%) SAN
8 54 (2.48%) Network Security
8 54 (2.48%) VPN
9 51 (2.34%) Internet
9 51 (2.34%) VoIP
9 51 (2.34%) Wireless
10 50 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
11 48 (2.20%) Ethernet
12 33 (1.51%) VLAN
13 31 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
16 22 (1.01%) FIX Connectivity
16 22 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 73 (3.35%) Relational Database
3 63 (2.89%) NoSQL
4 58 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
6 53 (2.43%) MySQL
7 46 (2.11%) Big Data
8 45 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 45 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 41 (1.88%) Oracle Database
10 28 (1.28%) MongoDB
11 27 (1.24%) Hadoop
12 26 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
13 24 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (1.10%) RDBMS
14 23 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
15 22 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
16 21 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (0.83%) Power BI
17 18 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (3.81%) Git (software)
2 46 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 42 (1.93%) JIRA
4 40 (1.84%) TeamCity
5 34 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 23 (1.06%) Selenium
6 23 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (0.73%) Mercurial
7 16 (0.73%) Subversion
8 15 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (0.50%) SoapUI
10 10 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 10 (0.46%) JMeter
10 10 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (0.41%) NUnit
11 9 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (0.37%) GitLab
13 7 (0.32%) CircleCI
13 7 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 474 (21.75%) Finance
2 128 (5.87%) Banking
3 102 (4.68%) Retail
4 64 (2.94%) Legal
5 59 (2.71%) Law
6 57 (2.62%) Marketing
7 53 (2.43%) Advertising
8 39 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 38 (1.74%) Games
10 31 (1.42%) Electronics
11 27 (1.24%) Investment Banking
12 25 (1.15%) Telecoms
13 22 (1.01%) Front Office
14 21 (0.96%) Billing
15 19 (0.87%) Publishing
16 18 (0.83%) Back Office
17 13 (0.60%) Military
18 6 (0.28%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.28%) International Banking
19 5 (0.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (15.33%) .NET
2 140 (6.42%) HTML
3 126 (5.78%) Web Services
4 114 (5.23%) CSS
5 110 (5.05%) ASP.NET
6 100 (4.59%) AngularJS
7 74 (3.40%) RESTful
8 69 (3.17%) .NET Framework
9 66 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 62 (2.85%) Spring
11 60 (2.75%) jQuery
12 53 (2.43%) REST
13 51 (2.34%) HTML5
13 51 (2.34%) JSON
14 47 (2.16%) React
15 44 (2.02%) XML
16 41 (1.88%) CSS3
17 37 (1.70%) WCF
18 35 (1.61%) FIX Protocol
19 34 (1.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 136 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
2 132 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 117 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 101 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
5 78 (3.58%) Management Information System
6 66 (3.03%) User Experience
7 63 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
8 37 (1.70%) Fintech
8 37 (1.70%) Fixed Income
9 34 (1.56%) Public Cloud
10 33 (1.51%) Driving Licence
11 31 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.38%) Algorithms
13 29 (1.33%) Private Cloud
14 20 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 20 (0.92%) Mobile App
15 19 (0.87%) Virtual Team
16 18 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
17 16 (0.73%) Data Structures
17 16 (0.73%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 559 (25.65%) Windows
2 267 (12.25%) Linux
3 254 (11.66%) Windows Server
4 123 (5.64%) Windows 7
5 117 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 114 (5.23%) Windows 10
7 112 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 90 (4.13%) Unix
9 40 (1.84%) Android
9 40 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (1.47%) AIX
11 26 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (1.15%) Apple iOS
13 20 (0.92%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.69%) CentOS
15 13 (0.60%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.50%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.46%) Debian
18 7 (0.32%) Windows Vista
19 6 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
2 500 (22.95%) ITIL
3 378 (17.35%) Mentoring
4 262 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
5 242 (11.11%) Scrum
6 230 (10.56%) Line Management
7 206 (9.45%) Coaching
8 186 (8.54%) DevOps
9 178 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
10 175 (8.03%) TDD
11 163 (7.48%) Project Management
12 150 (6.88%) SDLC
13 142 (6.52%) Software Engineering
14 131 (6.01%) Incident Management
15 121 (5.55%) Service Delivery
16 118 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
17 109 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
18 107 (4.91%) MVC
19 104 (4.77%) People Management
20 100 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 389 (17.85%) SQL
2 355 (16.29%) C#
3 290 (13.31%) Java
4 192 (8.81%) JavaScript
5 112 (5.14%) C++
6 108 (4.96%) Python
7 97 (4.45%) T-SQL
8 79 (3.63%) PowerShell
9 72 (3.30%) C
10 55 (2.52%) PHP
11 41 (1.88%) Scala
11 41 (1.88%) VB.NET
12 29 (1.33%) PL/SQL
13 25 (1.15%) Ruby
13 25 (1.15%) TypeScript
14 24 (1.10%) Shell Script
15 19 (0.87%) Perl
16 18 (0.83%) Embedded C
17 15 (0.69%) Embedded C++
18 12 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 207 (9.50%) Degree
2 81 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
4 60 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 52 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (2.34%) Security Cleared
7 46 (2.11%) MCSE
8 42 (1.93%) CCNA
9 28 (1.28%) CCNP
9 28 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 25 (1.15%) SC Cleared
11 19 (0.87%) MCSA
12 16 (0.73%) PhD
13 15 (0.69%) CREST Certified
14 13 (0.60%) CISSP
14 13 (0.60%) MCITP
15 11 (0.50%) CHECK Team Leader
15 11 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (0.46%) CISM
16 10 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (10.83%) SLA
2 130 (5.97%) QA
3 48 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.65%) GDPR
5 29 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.64%) PMO
7 9 (0.41%) MiFID
8 7 (0.32%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.18%) GCP
9 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.092%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.092%) ECSS
10 2 (0.092%) IFRS
10 2 (0.092%) IFRS 9
10 2 (0.092%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.046%) COBIT
11 1 (0.046%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.046%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 296 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 160 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 64 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 40 (1.84%) XenApp
6 32 (1.47%) Docker
7 26 (1.19%) XenDesktop
8 24 (1.10%) VirtualBox
8 24 (1.10%) Xen
9 23 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
10 21 (0.96%) vSphere
11 17 (0.78%) Firmware
12 8 (0.37%) Ceph
13 5 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.23%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.14%) GPFS
15 3 (0.14%) NFS
16 2 (0.092%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 91 (4.18%) SCCM
2 58 (2.66%) Ansible
3 46 (2.11%) Puppet
4 38 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (1.61%) Terraform
6 26 (1.19%) SCOM
7 25 (1.15%) NetBackup
8 21 (0.96%) CloudForms
8 21 (0.96%) Kubernetes
9 20 (0.92%) vCenter Server
10 15 (0.69%) FortiGate
11 14 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 14 (0.64%) WSUS
12 12 (0.55%) Nagios
13 11 (0.50%) SCDPM
14 10 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
15 9 (0.41%) SCSM
16 8 (0.37%) Grafana
16 8 (0.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 7 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 505 (23.18%) Microsoft
2 233 (10.69%) VMware
3 198 (9.09%) Cisco
4 116 (5.32%) Oracle
5 106 (4.86%) Citrix
6 74 (3.40%) SAP
7 66 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 60 (2.75%) ServiceNow
9 59 (2.71%) HP
10 45 (2.07%) Avaya
11 44 (2.02%) Red Hat
12 36 (1.65%) Google
13 34 (1.56%) NetApp
14 33 (1.51%) Dell
15 32 (1.47%) Xamarin
16 31 (1.42%) IBM
16 31 (1.42%) Juniper
17 26 (1.19%) Apple
17 26 (1.19%) Fortinet
18 25 (1.15%) Nortel