Period
to 24 May 2020

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 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 230 219 215
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 -9
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 567 904 1,192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.46% 1.54% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.66% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 396 677 917
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £51,000 £48,000 £47,250
90th Percentile £122,500 £117,500 £110,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +3.85%

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 36,332 54,549 64,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.82% 92.91% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 29,226 44,056 52,305
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in London

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Strategy in London.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in London

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Strategy in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

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 May 2020. 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 -12 95 £85,000 +6.25% 4
South London +29 28 £55,000 -15.38% 1
West London +15 18 £70,000 -6.67% 2
East London +9 5 £68,192 +28.61%
North London -7 5 £50,000 -33.33% 1
IT Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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.

1 173 (30.51%) Finance
2 151 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (17.99%) Microsoft
3 102 (17.99%) Azure
4 88 (15.52%) AWS
5 79 (13.93%) Degree
5 79 (13.93%) Project Management
6 78 (13.76%) DevOps
7 64 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
8 63 (11.11%) Windows
9 62 (10.93%) Information Security
9 62 (10.93%) Strategic Roadmap
10 61 (10.76%) Python
11 60 (10.58%) Java
12 58 (10.23%) VMware
13 57 (10.05%) SQL
14 55 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
15 51 (8.99%) Enterprise Architecture
16 49 (8.64%) Business Development
16 49 (8.64%) Linux
17 47 (8.29%) Migration
18 46 (8.11%) SQL Server
18 46 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
18 46 (8.11%) Office 365
19 45 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
19 45 (7.94%) Management Information System
19 45 (7.94%) Retail
20 44 (7.76%) Project Delivery
21 42 (7.41%) Microservices
21 42 (7.41%) Asset Management

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 16 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.29%) Apache
3 12 (2.12%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.41%) Confluence
5 7 (1.23%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.06%) IIS
7 4 (0.71%) ColdFusion
7 4 (0.71%) nginx
7 4 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.53%) WordPress
9 2 (0.35%) CMS
9 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.06%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.18%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.18%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 102 (17.99%) Azure
2 88 (15.52%) AWS
3 46 (8.11%) Office 365
4 34 (6.00%) Serverless
5 24 (4.23%) SaaS
6 21 (3.70%) IaaS
7 15 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (2.65%) PaaS
8 14 (2.47%) GCP
8 14 (2.47%) Power Platform
9 12 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (1.76%) GitHub
11 8 (1.41%) G Suite
12 6 (1.06%) Azure Functions
12 6 (1.06%) Azure Machine Learning
13 5 (0.88%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.88%) Mimecast
13 5 (0.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.59%) Firewall
2 19 (3.35%) WAN
3 14 (2.47%) MPLS
3 14 (2.47%) Wireless
4 13 (2.29%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.12%) LAN
5 12 (2.12%) Unified Communications
6 11 (1.94%) Internet
7 10 (1.76%) DNS
7 10 (1.76%) SAN
8 7 (1.23%) VPN
9 6 (1.06%) Network Security
10 4 (0.71%) Broadband
11 3 (0.53%) HTTP
12 2 (0.35%) SSL
12 2 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (0.35%) VLAN
12 2 (0.35%) VSAN
12 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.18%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.29%) NoSQL
3 29 (5.11%) Big Data
4 18 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 16 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.47%) Power BI
7 13 (2.29%) MySQL
8 11 (1.94%) Blockchain
8 11 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.23%) Redis
11 6 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.06%) Cosmos DB
11 6 (1.06%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.88%) KDB
13 4 (0.71%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.71%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.53%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (4.06%) Jenkins
2 20 (3.53%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.35%) JIRA
4 17 (3.00%) GitLab
5 12 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.71%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.71%) Maven
6 4 (0.71%) Selenium
6 4 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.53%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.35%) Hudson
8 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 173 (30.51%) Finance
2 45 (7.94%) Retail
3 41 (7.23%) Banking
4 31 (5.47%) Public Sector
5 30 (5.29%) Legal
6 24 (4.23%) Marketing
6 24 (4.23%) Telecoms
7 17 (3.00%) German Language
8 15 (2.65%) Local Government
9 14 (2.47%) Front Office
9 14 (2.47%) Law
10 13 (2.29%) Advertising
10 13 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.76%) Brand Awareness
12 8 (1.41%) Games
12 8 (1.41%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.41%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.23%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.23%) Publishing
14 3 (0.53%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 138 (24.34%) Architect
2 63 (11.11%) Consultant
3 52 (9.17%) IT Manager
4 51 (8.99%) Analyst
5 39 (6.88%) IT Consultant
6 35 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
7 33 (5.82%) Chief Technology Officer
8 32 (5.64%) Enterprise Architect
9 31 (5.47%) Developer
10 29 (5.11%) Business Analyst
11 23 (4.06%) Transformation Consultant
12 19 (3.35%) Head of IT
13 18 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.00%) Business Development Director
14 17 (3.00%) Development Director
14 17 (3.00%) Infrastructure Manager
15 15 (2.65%) Principal Architect
16 14 (2.47%) Lead Architect
17 13 (2.29%) Operations Manager
17 13 (2.29%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.11%) Web Services
2 26 (4.59%) .NET
3 22 (3.88%) HTML
4 17 (3.00%) CSS
4 17 (3.00%) Node.js
5 15 (2.65%) Django
6 14 (2.47%) Middleware
7 13 (2.29%) Elastic Stack
8 12 (2.12%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (1.76%) HTML5
9 10 (1.76%) Laravel
10 9 (1.59%) XML
11 8 (1.41%) React
11 8 (1.41%) React Native
12 6 (1.06%) .NET Core
12 6 (1.06%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.06%) J2EE
12 6 (1.06%) REST
13 5 (0.88%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
1 45 (7.94%) Management Information System
2 24 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 18 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (3.17%) Public Cloud
4 17 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.12%) User Experience
7 11 (1.94%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.94%) NHS
7 11 (1.94%) Robotics
8 9 (1.59%) Internet of Things
9 7 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.23%) Life Science
10 6 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.06%) Reinsurance
11 5 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (0.88%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 63 (11.11%) Windows
2 49 (8.64%) Linux
3 34 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.00%) CentOS
5 10 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.76%) Unix
6 6 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.35%) Android
10 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) VMS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (13.93%) Project Management
3 78 (13.76%) DevOps
4 64 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
5 62 (10.93%) Information Security
5 62 (10.93%) Strategic Roadmap
6 55 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
7 51 (8.99%) Enterprise Architecture
8 49 (8.64%) Business Development
9 47 (8.29%) Migration
10 46 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
11 44 (7.76%) Project Delivery
12 42 (7.41%) Asset Management
12 42 (7.41%) Microservices
12 42 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
13 39 (6.88%) ITIL
13 39 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (6.70%) Creative Thinking
14 38 (6.70%) Software Engineering
15 37 (6.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 61 (10.76%) Python
2 60 (10.58%) Java
3 57 (10.05%) SQL
4 36 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.29%) C#
6 16 (2.82%) Go
7 14 (2.47%) PowerShell
7 14 (2.47%) Ruby
8 13 (2.29%) PHP
9 11 (1.94%) Kotlin
10 10 (1.76%) C++
11 8 (1.41%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.41%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.88%) C
13 4 (0.71%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.71%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.53%) R
15 2 (0.35%) Scala
15 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 79 (13.93%) Degree
2 17 (3.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 15 (2.65%) CIPD
3 15 (2.65%) CISSP
4 8 (1.41%) CISM
4 8 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.23%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.06%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.06%) MBA
7 5 (0.88%) PhD
8 4 (0.71%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.53%) CCNA
9 3 (0.53%) CSSLP
9 3 (0.53%) ISEB
9 3 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.35%) MCSA
10 2 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.11%) GDPR
2 23 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.88%) QA
4 13 (2.29%) COBIT
5 11 (1.94%) SLA
6 6 (1.06%) COSO
6 6 (1.06%) NIST
6 6 (1.06%) PMO
7 5 (0.88%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.35%) Basel III
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.18%) ITGC
11 1 (0.18%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 37 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 35 (6.17%) Docker
3 33 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.12%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.94%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (1.94%) ISA Server
6 6 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.53%) vSphere
7 3 (0.53%) XenApp
7 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 33 (5.82%) Ansible
2 31 (5.47%) Kubernetes
3 30 (5.29%) Terraform
4 20 (3.53%) Grafana
5 14 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
5 14 (2.47%) Puppet
6 12 (2.12%) Graphite
6 12 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.12%) SCCM
7 10 (1.76%) Consul
7 10 (1.76%) Packer
7 10 (1.76%) Prometheus
8 8 (1.41%) Fluentd
9 6 (1.06%) Nagios
10 4 (0.71%) Cacti
10 4 (0.71%) WSUS
11 3 (0.53%) cPanel
12 2 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.35%) Opsview
12 2 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 102 (17.99%) Microsoft
2 58 (10.23%) VMware
3 36 (6.35%) Citrix
4 28 (4.94%) Cisco
5 27 (4.76%) Oracle
6 16 (2.82%) Google
7 14 (2.47%) Informatica
8 10 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (1.76%) SAP
9 8 (1.41%) Brocade
10 7 (1.23%) Capita
11 5 (0.88%) Sophos
11 5 (0.88%) Zscaler
12 4 (0.71%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.71%) JDA
12 4 (0.71%) Pega
12 4 (0.71%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.71%) RedPrairie
12 4 (0.71%) Sage
12 4 (0.71%) SaltStack