Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 239 243
Rank change year-on-year +39 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 1320 1072 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.79% 1.45% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.60% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 823 838 959
London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £44,550
90th Percentile £107,500 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,416
% change year-on-year - +7.59% -3.34%

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 67678 67073 78952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.66% 90.63% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 52528 57475 66843
London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017. 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 -3 223 £65,000 -16.13% 10
West London -6 60 £60,000 +33.33% 3
South London +1 27 £75,000 +31.58% 1
East London +10 21 £75,000 -21.05% 2
North London +11 3 £47,500 -13.64%
IT Strategy
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 586 (44.39%) Finance
2 370 (28.03%) Banking
3 338 (25.61%) Degree
4 301 (22.80%) Asset Management
5 299 (22.65%) Investment Banking
6 296 (22.42%) Retail Banking
7 288 (21.82%) Wealth Management
8 275 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 271 (20.53%) Enterprise Architecture
10 248 (18.79%) SDLC
11 212 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
12 210 (15.91%) TOGAF
13 204 (15.45%) Management Information System
14 181 (13.71%) Microsoft
15 180 (13.64%) SQL
16 172 (13.03%) Project Management
17 164 (12.42%) Computer Science
18 162 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
19 143 (10.83%) ITIL
20 140 (10.61%) Windows
21 139 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
22 136 (10.30%) Computer Science Degree
23 133 (10.08%) Oracle
24 132 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
25 128 (9.70%) R
26 127 (9.62%) .NET
27 124 (9.39%) Active Directory
28 114 (8.64%) SQL Server
29 110 (8.33%) Java
29 110 (8.33%) DevOps

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 72 (5.45%) Apache
2 49 (3.71%) Tomcat
3 30 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 29 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 23 (1.74%) Skype for Business
6 22 (1.67%) IIS
7 13 (0.98%) CMS
7 13 (0.98%) nginx
8 10 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.68%) WordPress
10 8 (0.61%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.45%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.38%) Confluence
12 5 (0.38%) Drupal
12 5 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.38%) SAS
13 4 (0.30%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.30%) Ethereum
14 3 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.076%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.23%) Magento
5 2 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.15%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.076%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.076%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.076%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.076%) Shopify
6 1 (0.076%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 162 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
3 89 (6.74%) SaaS
4 70 (5.30%) IaaS
5 69 (5.23%) PaaS
6 55 (4.17%) Office 365
7 54 (4.09%) GitHub
8 15 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.61%) Serverless
14 7 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
15 6 (0.45%) Heroku
16 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
17 3 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 3 (0.23%) OneDrive
18 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.77%) Firewall
2 49 (3.71%) LDAP
3 38 (2.88%) LAN
4 37 (2.80%) WAN
5 34 (2.58%) DNS
6 28 (2.12%) Network Security
7 24 (1.82%) Internet
8 21 (1.59%) SAN
8 21 (1.59%) Skype
9 20 (1.52%) Unified Communications
10 18 (1.36%) VoIP
11 17 (1.29%) TCP/IP
12 16 (1.21%) SSL
13 14 (1.06%) Wireless
14 12 (0.91%) VPN
15 10 (0.76%) DHCP
16 7 (0.53%) FCoE
16 7 (0.53%) Intranet
16 7 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (0.53%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 51 (3.86%) MySQL
3 33 (2.50%) Big Data
4 31 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 23 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 20 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (0.98%) Neo4j
13 12 (0.91%) Power BI
14 11 (0.83%) NoSQL
14 11 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (0.68%) Blockchain
15 9 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
17 4 (0.30%) GIS
Development Applications
1 50 (3.79%) Maven
2 48 (3.64%) JUnit
2 48 (3.64%) Subversion
3 27 (2.05%) JIRA
4 17 (1.29%) Jenkins
5 12 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (0.76%) Bitbucket
7 9 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.68%) InstallShield
8 8 (0.61%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.53%) RStudio
9 7 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.38%) GitLab
10 5 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.23%) gulp
11 3 (0.23%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.23%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.15%) Gradle
12 2 (0.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 586 (44.39%) Finance
2 370 (28.03%) Banking
3 299 (22.65%) Investment Banking
4 296 (22.42%) Retail Banking
5 70 (5.30%) Retail
6 62 (4.70%) Legal
7 51 (3.86%) Marketing
8 46 (3.48%) Telecoms
9 29 (2.20%) Law
10 26 (1.97%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.97%) Front Office
11 17 (1.29%) Back Office
11 17 (1.29%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.98%) Publishing
13 11 (0.83%) Electronics
14 7 (0.53%) Billing
15 6 (0.45%) Games
16 5 (0.38%) Advertising
17 4 (0.30%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.30%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 332 (25.15%) Architect
2 142 (10.76%) Enterprise Architect
3 121 (9.17%) Analyst
4 110 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 101 (7.65%) Developer
6 77 (5.83%) Head of Architecture
7 76 (5.76%) Consultant
8 71 (5.38%) IT Manager
9 50 (3.79%) Chief Technology Officer
9 50 (3.79%) Infrastructure Architect
10 45 (3.41%) Governance Analyst
11 40 (3.03%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
12 38 (2.88%) Business Analyst
12 38 (2.88%) Team Leader
12 38 (2.88%) Technical Manager
13 34 (2.58%) Head of IT
14 32 (2.42%) C# Developer
15 30 (2.27%) .NET Developer
16 29 (2.20%) Technical Leader
17 28 (2.12%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (9.62%) .NET
2 104 (7.88%) Web Services
3 81 (6.14%) AngularJS
3 81 (6.14%) SOAP
4 78 (5.91%) REST
5 55 (4.17%) HTML
6 53 (4.02%) XML
7 52 (3.94%) Spring
8 50 (3.79%) J2EE
9 48 (3.64%) JPA
9 48 (3.64%) SailPoint
10 44 (3.33%) JSON
11 40 (3.03%) ASP.NET
12 30 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (2.27%) CSS
12 30 (2.27%) Middleware
13 28 (2.12%) jQuery
14 26 (1.97%) Node.js
15 22 (1.67%) RESTful
16 21 (1.59%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 212 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 204 (15.45%) Management Information System
3 164 (12.42%) Computer Science
4 100 (7.58%) Data Centre
5 45 (3.41%) Fintech
6 40 (3.03%) User Experience
7 30 (2.27%) Fixed Income
8 29 (2.20%) Public Cloud
9 26 (1.97%) Virtual Team
10 21 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
10 21 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (0.91%) Clustering
13 11 (0.83%) EMC VMAX
13 11 (0.83%) EMC VNX
13 11 (0.83%) Equities
14 10 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (0.68%) Hedge funds
15 9 (0.68%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.53%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 140 (10.61%) Windows
2 90 (6.82%) Linux
3 77 (5.83%) Unix
4 50 (3.79%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.97%) Windows 7
6 21 (1.59%) Windows 10
7 19 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (1.21%) Apple iOS
10 15 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.98%) Android
12 5 (0.38%) Solaris
13 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.15%) AIX
14 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.076%) CentOS
15 1 (0.076%) Debian
15 1 (0.076%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (22.80%) Asset Management
2 288 (21.82%) Wealth Management
3 275 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 271 (20.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 248 (18.79%) SDLC
6 210 (15.91%) TOGAF
7 172 (13.03%) Project Management
8 143 (10.83%) ITIL
9 139 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 132 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 110 (8.33%) DevOps
12 108 (8.18%) Change Management
13 102 (7.73%) Service Management
14 94 (7.12%) Analytical Thinking
15 93 (7.05%) Migration
16 83 (6.29%) Service Delivery
17 82 (6.21%) CRM
18 81 (6.14%) Risk Management
19 74 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
20 72 (5.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (13.64%) SQL
2 128 (9.70%) R
3 110 (8.33%) Java
4 96 (7.27%) C#
5 78 (5.91%) JavaScript
6 58 (4.39%) T-SQL
7 54 (4.09%) Shell Script
8 51 (3.86%) PL/SQL
9 48 (3.64%) Python
10 38 (2.88%) PowerShell
11 26 (1.97%) PHP
12 23 (1.74%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.29%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.06%) C
14 14 (1.06%) Ruby
15 8 (0.61%) PHP 5
15 8 (0.61%) PHP 7
16 7 (0.53%) Go
16 7 (0.53%) Perl
17 4 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 338 (25.61%) Degree
2 136 (10.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.82%) Master's Degree
4 16 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.83%) MCSE
6 10 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (0.76%) CISSP
7 9 (0.68%) CCNA
7 9 (0.68%) CISM
7 9 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (0.53%) ISEB
8 7 (0.53%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.38%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.38%) CEH
10 5 (0.38%) CISA
11 4 (0.30%) MBA
11 4 (0.30%) MCSA
11 4 (0.30%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.38%) QA
2 44 (3.33%) PMO
3 24 (1.82%) SLA
4 19 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.21%) COBIT
6 13 (0.98%) GDPR
7 11 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (0.53%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.45%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.38%) Val IT
11 3 (0.23%) SEPA
12 2 (0.15%) P3O
13 1 (0.076%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.076%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.076%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.076%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.076%) MiFID
13 1 (0.076%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 124 (9.39%) Active Directory
2 51 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.67%) Docker
4 21 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
6 9 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (0.68%) VMware NSX
7 4 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.23%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.23%) vCloud
9 1 (0.076%) HDFS
9 1 (0.076%) KVM
9 1 (0.076%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.076%) vSphere
9 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (2.58%) SCCM
2 22 (1.67%) Puppet
3 18 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.21%) vRealize
5 15 (1.14%) Ansible
5 15 (1.14%) SCOM
5 15 (1.14%) SCOrch
6 12 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (0.83%) Simpana
8 3 (0.23%) QRadar
8 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (0.23%) Suricata
9 2 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.15%) Nagios
9 2 (0.15%) SCSM
9 2 (0.15%) vMotion
10 1 (0.076%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.076%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.076%) Terraform
Vendors
1 181 (13.71%) Microsoft
2 133 (10.08%) Oracle
3 84 (6.36%) VMware
4 53 (4.02%) Cisco
5 39 (2.95%) SAP
6 33 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (2.12%) HP
8 27 (2.05%) Siebel
9 21 (1.59%) Informatica
10 19 (1.44%) Red Hat
11 18 (1.36%) Citrix
11 18 (1.36%) IBM
12 15 (1.14%) EMC
13 13 (0.98%) Sitecore
14 11 (0.83%) CommVault
15 9 (0.68%) Guidewire
15 9 (0.68%) Splunk
16 7 (0.53%) F5
16 7 (0.53%) Google
16 7 (0.53%) Marketo