The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Technical Lead
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 94 94
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.50% 0.88% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.90% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 780 1113 915
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.50% 97.98% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 639 968 823
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in Kent

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in Kent

Technical Leader
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Leader within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 1 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £30,000 -
Technical Leader
South East

Technical Leader Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Technical 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 Kent region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) SLA
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Statistics
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XAML
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 3 (42.86%) People Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy