Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 203 246
Rank change year-on-year -2 +43 -5
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 1,228 1,195 1,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.75% 1.70% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.85% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 912 807 923
London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £118,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +8.33%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,077 64,423 75,135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.54% 91.57% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 51,460 52,669 64,628
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in London

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Strategy in London.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in London

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in London over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in London

IT Strategy
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Strategy within the London region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Central London -33 186 £65,000 -7.14% 17
West London +32 68 £58,750 -24.19% 11
South London -9 35 £75,000 -11.76% 5
East London -33 21 £65,000 -3.70% 15
North London +3 6 £95,000 +100.00% 1
IT Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 413 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (32.25%) Finance
3 223 (18.16%) Project Management
4 221 (18.00%) Microsoft
5 198 (16.12%) DevOps
6 192 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
7 182 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
8 178 (14.50%) Degree
9 174 (14.17%) Java
10 157 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 149 (12.13%) Enterprise Architecture
12 146 (11.89%) SQL
13 144 (11.73%) .NET
14 137 (11.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 136 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
16 132 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
17 130 (10.59%) Microservices
18 121 (9.85%) SQL Server
19 120 (9.77%) ITIL
20 113 (9.20%) Windows
21 112 (9.12%) Python
22 107 (8.71%) C#
23 103 (8.39%) Change Management
24 99 (8.06%) Service Delivery
25 98 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
25 98 (7.98%) Data Centre
26 97 (7.90%) Banking
27 94 (7.65%) Target Operating Model
28 92 (7.49%) Configuration Management
28 92 (7.49%) Web Services

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 42 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.01%) IIS
3 23 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 22 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 15 (1.22%) CMS
6 12 (0.98%) Apache
6 12 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 11 (0.90%) Confluence
8 9 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.65%) Drupal
9 8 (0.65%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.41%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.33%) WordPress
13 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 23 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.16%) Revit
5 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.081%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.081%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 20 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.65%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (0.41%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.41%) Shopify
4 4 (0.33%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.16%) Magento
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.16%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.081%) Carpe Diem
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.081%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.081%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 192 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (12.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (7.00%) SaaS
4 75 (6.11%) Office 365
5 66 (5.37%) PaaS
6 36 (2.93%) IaaS
7 29 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 25 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (1.79%) Serverless
10 21 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
11 20 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
12 18 (1.47%) Heroku
12 18 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 15 (1.22%) Amazon S3
14 11 (0.90%) Azure Machine Learning
15 10 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
17 7 (0.57%) GitHub
18 5 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.29%) Firewall
2 38 (3.09%) Network Security
3 33 (2.69%) WAN
4 31 (2.52%) LAN
5 26 (2.12%) Wireless
6 23 (1.87%) SAN
7 19 (1.55%) DNS
8 18 (1.47%) Internet
8 18 (1.47%) VPN
8 18 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
9 16 (1.30%) MPLS
10 15 (1.22%) Unified Communications
11 14 (1.14%) DHCP
12 12 (0.98%) Intranet
12 12 (0.98%) Skype
13 7 (0.57%) Broadband
13 7 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.57%) VLAN
13 7 (0.57%) VoIP
14 6 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.26%) Big Data
3 37 (3.01%) MySQL
4 34 (2.77%) NoSQL
5 30 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (1.55%) Data Lake
8 19 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 15 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.14%) Apache Hive
10 14 (1.14%) Blockchain
10 14 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 13 (1.06%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.06%) Power BI
12 10 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (3.83%) Jenkins
2 31 (2.52%) JIRA
3 30 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 30 (2.44%) Vagrant
4 17 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (1.30%) RStudio
6 14 (1.14%) TeamCity
7 13 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.57%) Hudson
9 6 (0.49%) Maven
9 6 (0.49%) Subversion
10 5 (0.41%) JUnit
10 5 (0.41%) MSBuild
10 5 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.33%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.24%) NUnit
12 3 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 396 (32.25%) Finance
2 97 (7.90%) Banking
3 91 (7.41%) Retail
4 70 (5.70%) Marketing
5 52 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.01%) Front Office
7 33 (2.69%) Legal
8 23 (1.87%) Games
9 20 (1.63%) Law
10 19 (1.55%) Advertising
11 11 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.81%) Automotive
12 10 (0.81%) Back Office
13 8 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.57%) Publishing
15 5 (0.41%) Billing
15 5 (0.41%) Digital Economy
16 4 (0.33%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.33%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 349 (28.42%) Architect
2 120 (9.77%) Consultant
3 116 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
4 75 (6.11%) Developer
5 57 (4.64%) IT Manager
6 53 (4.32%) Enterprise Architect
6 53 (4.32%) IT Consultant
7 52 (4.23%) Analyst
8 49 (3.99%) Development Manager
9 47 (3.83%) Cloud Architect
10 42 (3.42%) Senior Architect
11 37 (3.01%) Head of IT
12 34 (2.77%) Senior Consultant
13 33 (2.69%) Business Analyst
14 32 (2.61%) Infrastructure Manager
14 32 (2.61%) Senior Solutions Architect
14 32 (2.61%) Service Manager
15 30 (2.44%) Software Architect
16 29 (2.36%) Delivery Manager
17 28 (2.28%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (11.73%) .NET
2 92 (7.49%) Web Services
3 75 (6.11%) HTML
4 65 (5.29%) Middleware
5 64 (5.21%) REST
6 57 (4.64%) CSS
7 49 (3.99%) AngularJS
8 39 (3.18%) J2EE
9 36 (2.93%) HTML5
10 35 (2.85%) React
11 23 (1.87%) J2SE
11 23 (1.87%) XML
12 20 (1.63%) Node.js
13 19 (1.55%) ASP.NET
14 16 (1.30%) JSON
15 14 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (1.14%) LAMP
16 13 (1.06%) RESTful
17 12 (0.98%) WCF
18 11 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 136 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (7.98%) Data Centre
3 81 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 62 (5.05%) User Experience
5 54 (4.40%) Public Cloud
6 52 (4.23%) Fintech
7 29 (2.36%) Hedge funds
7 29 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
8 23 (1.87%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.63%) FMCG
10 19 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (1.30%) Virtual Team
13 13 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (0.98%) NHS
15 11 (0.90%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.90%) Reinsurance
16 10 (0.81%) Credit Risk
16 10 (0.81%) Driving Licence
17 8 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 113 (9.20%) Windows
2 84 (6.84%) Linux
3 65 (5.29%) Windows Server
4 16 (1.30%) Solaris
4 16 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (0.98%) Unix
7 11 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.41%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.24%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.16%) AIX
10 2 (0.16%) Android
10 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.081%) HPUX
11 1 (0.081%) SUSE
11 1 (0.081%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (18.16%) Project Management
3 198 (16.12%) DevOps
4 182 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
5 149 (12.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 137 (11.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 132 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 130 (10.59%) Microservices
9 120 (9.77%) ITIL
10 103 (8.39%) Change Management
11 99 (8.06%) Service Delivery
12 98 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
13 94 (7.65%) Target Operating Model
14 92 (7.49%) Configuration Management
15 91 (7.41%) Software Engineering
16 88 (7.17%) TOGAF
17 87 (7.08%) Line Management
18 85 (6.92%) Information Security
19 84 (6.84%) Coaching
20 79 (6.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 174 (14.17%) Java
2 146 (11.89%) SQL
3 112 (9.12%) Python
4 107 (8.71%) C#
5 75 (6.11%) JavaScript
6 35 (2.85%) C
7 33 (2.69%) PowerShell
8 29 (2.36%) Ruby
9 27 (2.20%) T-SQL
10 21 (1.71%) R
11 20 (1.63%) Scala
12 19 (1.55%) PHP
13 16 (1.30%) Go
14 11 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.90%) Perl
15 8 (0.65%) C++
15 8 (0.65%) Java 8
16 5 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 4 (0.33%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 178 (14.50%) Degree
2 27 (2.20%) SAFe Agilist
3 25 (2.04%) AWS Certification
4 17 (1.38%) MBA
5 15 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (1.14%) CISSP
7 12 (0.98%) PMI Certification
8 11 (0.90%) ISEB
9 10 (0.81%) PMP
10 9 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (0.65%) CCNA
11 8 (0.65%) CISA
11 8 (0.65%) CISM
11 8 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 8 (0.65%) Postgraduate
11 8 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
12 6 (0.49%) CCIE
12 6 (0.49%) CCNP
12 6 (0.49%) CFA
12 6 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.72%) QA
2 39 (3.18%) PMO
3 35 (2.85%) GDPR
4 27 (2.20%) SLA
5 22 (1.79%) COBIT
6 14 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.81%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.81%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.57%) SEPA
9 5 (0.41%) GCP
10 3 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.24%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.16%) MiFID
11 2 (0.16%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.081%) Solvency II
System Software
1 64 (5.21%) Docker
2 53 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 35 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.49%) vSphere
6 6 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.33%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.16%) LXC
9 2 (0.16%) XenApp
10 1 (0.081%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.081%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.081%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (4.15%) Terraform
2 45 (3.66%) Ansible
3 35 (2.85%) Puppet
4 26 (2.12%) Kubernetes
5 21 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.98%) Nagios
7 11 (0.90%) Salt
8 10 (0.81%) SCCM
9 8 (0.65%) Packer
10 7 (0.57%) Consul
10 7 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (0.57%) Grafana
10 7 (0.57%) Graphite
10 7 (0.57%) Opsview
10 7 (0.57%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.41%) Icinga
12 5 (0.41%) SCOM
12 5 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
13 4 (0.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 221 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 71 (5.78%) Cisco
3 53 (4.32%) VMware
4 48 (3.91%) Oracle
5 25 (2.04%) HP
6 24 (1.95%) Google
7 23 (1.87%) SAP
8 18 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.38%) Aruba
9 17 (1.38%) Tableau
10 16 (1.30%) Alteryx
10 16 (1.30%) Citrix
10 16 (1.30%) F5
11 15 (1.22%) Capita
12 14 (1.14%) Palo Alto
13 12 (0.98%) IBM
13 12 (0.98%) ServiceNow
14 11 (0.90%) Fortinet
14 11 (0.90%) NetApp
15 10 (0.81%) SimCorp