Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Team Lead
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 239 223
Rank change year-on-year -16 -16 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 1003 1079 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.33% 1.42% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.48% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 874 951 1155
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71246 73011 85823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56013 63062 72818
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in London

Team Leader
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 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 +34 263 £58,500 -5.65% 16
West London +31 63 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East London -13 13 £72,500 +11.54% 2
South London -18 13 £45,000 -10.00%
North London -6 2 £73,750 +104.86%
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Team 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 London region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 319 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (29.61%) Finance
3 250 (24.93%) Windows
4 248 (24.73%) SQL
5 198 (19.74%) Microsoft
6 183 (18.25%) Mentoring
7 175 (17.45%) .NET
7 175 (17.45%) SQL Server
8 171 (17.05%) Java
9 167 (16.65%) Active Directory
10 156 (15.55%) C#
11 151 (15.05%) Linux
12 136 (13.56%) JavaScript
13 135 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
14 134 (13.36%) Banking
15 128 (12.76%) VMware
16 127 (12.66%) ITIL
16 127 (12.66%) Line Management
17 123 (12.26%) ASP.NET
18 120 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
19 118 (11.76%) Scrum
20 106 (10.57%) Windows Server
21 103 (10.27%) Firewall
22 100 (9.97%) HTML
23 93 (9.27%) DevOps
24 90 (8.97%) Degree
24 90 (8.97%) TDD
25 89 (8.87%) CSS
25 89 (8.87%) Cisco
26 87 (8.67%) MVC

Team Leader Skill Set
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 66 (6.58%) MS Exchange
2 55 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 42 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (2.99%) CMS
4 30 (2.99%) Skype for Business
5 26 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (2.19%) Confluence
8 21 (2.09%) IIS
9 17 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (1.20%) Apache
11 11 (1.10%) Apache Spark
12 10 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (0.90%) SAS
13 9 (0.90%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.50%) OpenStack
17 4 (0.40%) Drupal
Applications
1 60 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (4.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.60%) Acrobat
6 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.30%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.20%) SPSS
9 1 (0.100%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.100%) Blender
9 1 (0.100%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.100%) Stata
Business Applications
1 13 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.50%) Eikon
4 5 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.40%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.30%) SAP Retail
6 3 (0.30%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.30%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.20%) SAP AFS
7 2 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.20%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.100%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.100%) Misys Equation
8 1 (0.100%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.100%) SAP CAR
8 1 (0.100%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 1 (0.100%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 135 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (4.49%) Office 365
4 24 (2.39%) SaaS
5 17 (1.69%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.80%) GitHub
8 7 (0.70%) IaaS
9 4 (0.40%) Serverless
10 3 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.30%) PaaS
10 3 (0.30%) Yammer
11 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.100%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.100%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.100%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 103 (10.27%) Firewall
2 58 (5.78%) DNS
3 57 (5.68%) WAN
4 56 (5.58%) DHCP
5 54 (5.38%) TCP/IP
6 49 (4.89%) SAN
7 47 (4.69%) VoIP
8 46 (4.59%) Wireless
9 38 (3.79%) Unified Communications
10 34 (3.39%) LAN
10 34 (3.39%) Network Security
11 32 (3.19%) BGP
12 31 (3.09%) IPsec
12 31 (3.09%) MPLS
13 29 (2.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 29 (2.89%) OSPF
14 28 (2.79%) Cisco IOS
14 28 (2.79%) VPN
15 27 (2.69%) EIGRP
16 24 (2.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.38%) MySQL
3 38 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (3.19%) QlikView
6 28 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (2.39%) Power BI
8 23 (2.29%) NoSQL
9 15 (1.50%) Big Data
9 15 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.20%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.90%) Redis
13 8 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (0.80%) MongoDB
13 8 (0.80%) OLAP
13 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 68 (6.78%) JIRA
2 64 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 48 (4.79%) Jenkins
4 38 (3.79%) Visual Studio
5 25 (2.49%) TeamCity
6 18 (1.79%) Subversion
7 13 (1.30%) Maven
8 12 (1.20%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.10%) Selenium
10 10 (1.00%) Jasmine
11 9 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (0.80%) Gradle
13 7 (0.70%) WebDriver
14 6 (0.60%) JUnit
14 6 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (0.60%) TestRail
14 6 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 5 (0.50%) Ant
15 5 (0.50%) Burp Suite
15 5 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 297 (29.61%) Finance
2 134 (13.36%) Banking
3 83 (8.28%) Law
4 64 (6.38%) Legal
5 39 (3.89%) Marketing
6 38 (3.79%) Games
7 37 (3.69%) Retail
8 33 (3.29%) Investment Banking
9 22 (2.19%) Front Office
9 22 (2.19%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.89%) Retail Banking
11 14 (1.40%) Back Office
12 12 (1.20%) Financial Institution
13 11 (1.10%) Advertising
13 11 (1.10%) Electronics
13 11 (1.10%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.90%) Military
15 6 (0.60%) Prime Brokerage
15 6 (0.60%) Publishing
16 4 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (17.45%) .NET
2 123 (12.26%) ASP.NET
3 100 (9.97%) HTML
4 89 (8.87%) CSS
5 74 (7.38%) AngularJS
6 65 (6.48%) Spring
7 61 (6.08%) jQuery
8 52 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 48 (4.79%) HTML5
10 47 (4.69%) React
11 46 (4.59%) Web Services
12 40 (3.99%) RESTful
13 39 (3.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 37 (3.69%) CSS3
15 32 (3.19%) .NET Framework
16 30 (2.99%) Node.js
17 26 (2.59%) XMPP
18 24 (2.39%) JMS
18 24 (2.39%) XML
19 21 (2.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 120 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (8.08%) Data Centre
3 42 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.29%) Fixed Income
5 28 (2.79%) Equities
5 28 (2.79%) Fintech
5 28 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
6 27 (2.69%) Clustering
7 23 (2.29%) User Experience
8 18 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
9 16 (1.60%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.40%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 14 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.40%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.30%) SCADA
12 12 (1.20%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (1.10%) Derivative
14 9 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 250 (24.93%) Windows
2 151 (15.05%) Linux
3 106 (10.57%) Windows Server
4 61 (6.08%) Unix
5 55 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (2.69%) Mac OS
8 23 (2.29%) Windows 7
9 21 (2.09%) Windows 10
10 14 (1.40%) Android
11 13 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.30%) CentOS
12 7 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.60%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.30%) Solaris
16 2 (0.20%) AIX
16 2 (0.20%) Debian
16 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (18.25%) Mentoring
3 127 (12.66%) ITIL
3 127 (12.66%) Line Management
4 118 (11.76%) Scrum
5 93 (9.27%) DevOps
6 90 (8.97%) TDD
7 87 (8.67%) MVC
8 82 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
9 78 (7.78%) Project Management
10 70 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 67 (6.68%) Kanban
12 63 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (5.98%) Software Engineering
14 55 (5.48%) Service Management
15 54 (5.38%) Analytics
16 53 (5.28%) Cybersecurity
16 53 (5.28%) Information Security
17 51 (5.08%) Open Source
18 46 (4.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 248 (24.73%) SQL
2 171 (17.05%) Java
3 156 (15.55%) C#
4 136 (13.56%) JavaScript
5 69 (6.88%) PowerShell
6 59 (5.88%) Python
7 39 (3.89%) PHP
8 32 (3.19%) Bash Shell
8 32 (3.19%) C
9 25 (2.49%) Ruby
10 24 (2.39%) C++
11 23 (2.29%) Perl
11 23 (2.29%) VBA
12 19 (1.89%) Groovy
12 19 (1.89%) VB.NET
13 14 (1.40%) Scala
14 13 (1.30%) ES6
14 13 (1.30%) T-SQL
15 11 (1.10%) Go
16 10 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 90 (8.97%) Degree
2 36 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (3.29%) CHECK Team Leader
4 31 (3.09%) CCNP
5 26 (2.59%) CCIE
6 23 (2.29%) CISSP
7 22 (2.19%) CCVP
7 22 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (2.09%) Security Cleared
9 19 (1.89%) CISM
9 19 (1.89%) MCSE
10 16 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (1.50%) CREST Certified
12 11 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.90%) OSCP
13 9 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.70%) CISA
14 7 (0.70%) GPEN
14 7 (0.70%) MCSA
14 7 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.28%) SLA
2 32 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.79%) QA
4 20 (1.99%) Data Quality
5 15 (1.50%) GDPR
6 14 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
6 14 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 14 (1.40%) NIST 800
7 11 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (0.70%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.20%) Basel III
11 1 (0.100%) PMO
System Software
1 167 (16.65%) Active Directory
2 76 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (5.18%) VMware ESXi
4 34 (3.39%) Docker
5 23 (2.29%) vSphere
6 20 (1.99%) VMware NSX
7 19 (1.89%) XenApp
8 18 (1.79%) Postfix
9 14 (1.40%) DFS Replication
10 10 (1.00%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.40%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.30%) Firmware
13 3 (0.30%) LXC
14 2 (0.20%) KVM
14 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.100%) Apache Flume
15 1 (0.100%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (4.29%) SCCM
2 27 (2.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 23 (2.29%) vRealize
4 22 (2.19%) Cisco UCCE
4 22 (2.19%) Cisco UCCX
5 17 (1.69%) Kubernetes
6 15 (1.50%) AirWatch
6 15 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (1.50%) Puppet
7 9 (0.90%) vCenter Server
8 7 (0.70%) Ansible
9 6 (0.60%) Nagios
10 5 (0.50%) Nessus
10 5 (0.50%) Nmap
10 5 (0.50%) SCOM
10 5 (0.50%) Terraform
10 5 (0.50%) WSUS
11 4 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.40%) vMotion
Vendors
1 198 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 128 (12.76%) VMware
3 89 (8.87%) Cisco
4 72 (7.18%) Oracle
5 56 (5.58%) Citrix
6 35 (3.49%) Palo Alto
7 34 (3.39%) iManage
8 31 (3.09%) Tableau
9 26 (2.59%) HP
9 26 (2.59%) NetApp
9 26 (2.59%) SAP
10 25 (2.49%) Riverbed
11 23 (2.29%) Apple
12 19 (1.89%) Avaya
13 18 (1.79%) FireEye
14 16 (1.60%) CheckPoint
14 16 (1.60%) Google
15 12 (1.20%) LANDesk
16 11 (1.10%) Symantec
17 10 (1.00%) Bloomberg