Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 203 251
Rank change year-on-year -10 +48 -11
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 1,157 1,203 1,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.65% 1.72% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.90% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 868 859 918
London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - -
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £110,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +1.63%

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 64,066 63,275 76,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.38% 90.50% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52,514 53,553 65,035
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,150
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -29 206 £65,000 -10.34% 33
West London +29 64 £60,000 +60.00% 18
South London -11 40 £75,000 +7.14% 3
East London -30 16 £75,000 -6.25% 11
IT Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 393 (33.97%) Finance
2 307 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (16.85%) Microsoft
4 191 (16.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 170 (14.69%) Degree
6 162 (14.00%) Project Management
7 158 (13.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 149 (12.88%) TOGAF
9 142 (12.27%) SQL
10 135 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
11 132 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 131 (11.32%) Banking
13 127 (10.98%) ITIL
14 126 (10.89%) Java
15 124 (10.72%) .NET
16 122 (10.54%) DevOps
17 120 (10.37%) Windows
18 116 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
19 111 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
20 110 (9.51%) SaaS
21 102 (8.82%) Data Centre
22 98 (8.47%) Service Management
23 95 (8.21%) SQL Server
24 94 (8.12%) Retail
25 91 (7.87%) JavaScript
25 91 (7.87%) C#
26 90 (7.78%) Migration
27 88 (7.61%) Linux
28 84 (7.26%) Change Management
28 84 (7.26%) Management Information System

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 29 (2.51%) MS Exchange
1 29 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.16%) Apache
3 18 (1.56%) IIS
4 17 (1.47%) Skype for Business
5 16 (1.38%) Apache Spark
6 15 (1.30%) CMS
6 15 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 13 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.86%) Confluence
9 8 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.61%) Drupal
10 7 (0.61%) SAS
11 6 (0.52%) nginx
12 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.17%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.086%) Revit
Business Applications
1 33 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.95%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.35%) Eagle PACE
3 4 (0.35%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.35%) Shopify
3 4 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.26%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.26%) Magento
4 3 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.086%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.086%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.086%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.086%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.086%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.086%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 158 (13.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (9.51%) SaaS
4 75 (6.48%) PaaS
5 69 (5.96%) IaaS
6 56 (4.84%) Office 365
7 21 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (1.64%) GitHub
9 16 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 12 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
12 9 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.61%) Serverless
14 5 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
15 4 (0.35%) CloudBees
15 4 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
15 4 (0.35%) Heroku
16 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 58 (5.01%) Firewall
2 32 (2.77%) Network Security
3 30 (2.59%) LAN
3 30 (2.59%) WAN
4 28 (2.42%) DNS
5 27 (2.33%) Internet
6 23 (1.99%) SAN
7 22 (1.90%) Wireless
8 16 (1.38%) Skype
9 12 (1.04%) DHCP
9 12 (1.04%) Intranet
9 12 (1.04%) Unified Communications
10 11 (0.95%) SSL
10 11 (0.95%) TCP/IP
10 11 (0.95%) VoIP
11 10 (0.86%) VPN
12 9 (0.78%) MPLS
12 9 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (0.61%) Broadband
13 7 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.54%) MySQL
3 34 (2.94%) Big Data
4 23 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (1.90%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (1.30%) Data Lake
8 14 (1.21%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (0.95%) NoSQL
10 11 (0.95%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (0.69%) Neo4j
12 8 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (0.69%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.61%) Redis
14 6 (0.52%) Blockchain
14 6 (0.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (2.42%) JIRA
2 25 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 17 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 13 (1.12%) Maven
5 12 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (1.04%) JUnit
5 12 (1.04%) Subversion
6 11 (0.95%) Eclipse
7 9 (0.78%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.43%) InstallShield
8 5 (0.43%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.35%) GitLab
9 4 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.26%) Hudson
10 3 (0.26%) NUnit
10 3 (0.26%) RStudio
10 3 (0.26%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.26%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 393 (33.97%) Finance
2 131 (11.32%) Banking
3 94 (8.12%) Retail
4 67 (5.79%) Marketing
5 63 (5.45%) Investment Banking
6 54 (4.67%) Retail Banking
7 47 (4.06%) Telecoms
8 36 (3.11%) Legal
9 31 (2.68%) Law
10 23 (1.99%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.56%) Games
12 15 (1.30%) Back Office
13 14 (1.21%) Advertising
13 14 (1.21%) Front Office
13 14 (1.21%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.78%) Publishing
15 8 (0.69%) Digital Economy
16 6 (0.52%) Billing
17 4 (0.35%) Electronics
18 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 388 (33.54%) Architect
2 122 (10.54%) Solutions Architect
3 113 (9.77%) Enterprise Architect
4 94 (8.12%) Developer
5 88 (7.61%) Consultant
6 63 (5.45%) Analyst
7 52 (4.49%) IT Manager
8 44 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
9 39 (3.37%) IT Consultant
10 32 (2.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 31 (2.68%) Business Analyst
12 30 (2.59%) IT Architect
13 29 (2.51%) .NET Developer
13 29 (2.51%) Cloud Architect
13 29 (2.51%) Head of IT
13 29 (2.51%) Senior Architect
14 28 (2.42%) C# Developer
15 26 (2.25%) Development Manager
15 26 (2.25%) Senior Developer
15 26 (2.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (10.72%) .NET
2 80 (6.91%) HTML
3 69 (5.96%) Web Services
4 54 (4.67%) REST
5 45 (3.89%) XML
6 43 (3.72%) CSS
7 42 (3.63%) AngularJS
7 42 (3.63%) Middleware
8 39 (3.37%) SOAP
9 36 (3.11%) JSON
10 33 (2.85%) HTML5
11 26 (2.25%) ASP.NET
12 25 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (1.90%) jQuery
14 21 (1.82%) J2EE
14 21 (1.82%) Node.js
15 19 (1.64%) Spring
16 18 (1.56%) .NET Framework
17 16 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (1.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 135 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 84 (7.26%) Management Information System
4 52 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 43 (3.72%) Public Cloud
6 39 (3.37%) User Experience
7 38 (3.28%) Fintech
8 30 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
9 28 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
10 18 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.04%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.04%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.86%) Clustering
14 9 (0.78%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.69%) EMC VMAX
15 8 (0.69%) EMC VNX
15 8 (0.69%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.69%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 120 (10.37%) Windows
2 88 (7.61%) Linux
3 49 (4.24%) Windows Server
4 48 (4.15%) Unix
5 19 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 14 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.78%) Solaris
10 7 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.35%) Android
12 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.086%) AIX
13 1 (0.086%) HPUX
13 1 (0.086%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.086%) SUSE
13 1 (0.086%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.086%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (16.51%) Enterprise Architecture
3 162 (14.00%) Project Management
4 149 (12.88%) TOGAF
5 132 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 127 (10.98%) ITIL
7 122 (10.54%) DevOps
8 116 (10.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 98 (8.47%) Service Management
10 90 (7.78%) Migration
11 84 (7.26%) Change Management
12 83 (7.17%) Information Security
13 82 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
14 81 (7.00%) Asset Management
15 80 (6.91%) Target Operating Model
16 79 (6.83%) Technical Architecture
17 77 (6.66%) SDLC
18 76 (6.57%) Wealth Management
19 74 (6.40%) Analytics
19 74 (6.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 142 (12.27%) SQL
2 126 (10.89%) Java
3 91 (7.87%) C#
3 91 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 57 (4.93%) Python
5 49 (4.24%) T-SQL
6 40 (3.46%) R
7 23 (1.99%) PowerShell
8 22 (1.90%) PHP
9 16 (1.38%) C
10 15 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.04%) Ruby
12 12 (1.04%) Scala
13 10 (0.86%) Perl
13 10 (0.86%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.69%) Go
15 6 (0.52%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.52%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 170 (14.69%) Degree
2 35 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.73%) Master's Degree
4 13 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.69%) MCSE
7 7 (0.61%) CCNA
7 7 (0.61%) CISM
7 7 (0.61%) CISSP
7 7 (0.61%) ISEB
8 6 (0.52%) CCIE
8 6 (0.52%) CISA
8 6 (0.52%) MCSA
9 5 (0.43%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.43%) CEH
9 5 (0.43%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.35%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.35%) MBA
10 4 (0.35%) MCP
10 4 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.45%) QA
2 33 (2.85%) PMO
3 23 (1.99%) GDPR
3 23 (1.99%) SLA
4 16 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.12%) COBIT
5 13 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.35%) SEPA
8 3 (0.26%) Val IT
9 2 (0.17%) GCP
9 2 (0.17%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.086%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.086%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.086%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 47 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.82%) Docker
4 19 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
6 10 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.43%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.35%) vSphere
9 3 (0.26%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.17%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.086%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.38%) SCCM
2 15 (1.30%) Ansible
3 14 (1.21%) Puppet
4 13 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.78%) SCOM
6 8 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
6 8 (0.69%) SCOrch
6 8 (0.69%) Simpana
7 6 (0.52%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.43%) Terraform
9 4 (0.35%) Nagios
9 4 (0.35%) Packer
9 4 (0.35%) Salt
9 4 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.26%) Graphite
10 3 (0.26%) Opsview
10 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 3 (0.26%) Suricata
10 3 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 195 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 72 (6.22%) Cisco
3 65 (5.62%) VMware
4 64 (5.53%) Oracle
5 38 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (2.77%) HP
6 32 (2.77%) SAP
7 20 (1.73%) IBM
8 18 (1.56%) F5
9 17 (1.47%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.38%) Siebel
11 15 (1.30%) Sitecore
12 14 (1.21%) Guidewire
12 14 (1.21%) SimCorp
13 13 (1.12%) Alteryx
13 13 (1.12%) Aruba
13 13 (1.12%) Citrix
14 11 (0.95%) EMC
14 11 (0.95%) NetApp
15 10 (0.86%) Tableau