Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 250 256
Rank change year-on-year -46 +6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 792 981 1,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.13% 1.40% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.46% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 699 883 1,014
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £38,300 £40,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £96,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 66,797 67,051 79,029
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.47% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54,491 55,531 68,467
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 June 2018.

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 22 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 -53 182 £63,750 +6.25% 17
West London -44 24 £62,500 -10.71% 4
South London -15 14 £67,500 +68.75%
East London -6 7 £50,000 -0.50% 2
North London +2 5 £33,500 -39.64%
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Team Leader job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 226 (28.54%) Finance
2 216 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (23.99%) Windows
4 173 (21.84%) ITIL
5 160 (20.20%) SQL
6 138 (17.42%) Active Directory
7 123 (15.53%) Microsoft
7 123 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
7 123 (15.53%) Mentoring
8 112 (14.14%) C#
9 95 (11.99%) .NET
10 91 (11.49%) Java
11 87 (10.98%) Linux
12 82 (10.35%) Scrum
13 81 (10.23%) JavaScript
13 81 (10.23%) Banking
14 79 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
15 78 (9.85%) Windows Server
16 76 (9.60%) Incident Management
16 76 (9.60%) SQL Server
17 73 (9.22%) VMware
18 68 (8.59%) TDD
18 68 (8.59%) DevOps
19 66 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
20 65 (8.21%) Oracle
20 65 (8.21%) QA
21 64 (8.08%) Line Management
22 61 (7.70%) HTML
23 60 (7.58%) SLA
24 59 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure

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 46 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 29 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.02%) Apache
4 16 (2.02%) SharePoint
5 15 (1.89%) Apache Spark
6 14 (1.77%) Skype for Business
7 12 (1.52%) CMS
8 11 (1.39%) Drupal
9 10 (1.26%) Confluence
10 8 (1.01%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.76%) WordPress
12 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.63%) IIS
12 5 (0.63%) JBoss
13 4 (0.51%) Ethereum
13 4 (0.51%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 66 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) IntelliMatch
1 6 (0.76%) Temenos T24
2 4 (0.51%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.38%) DocuMatrix
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.38%) Relativity
3 3 (0.38%) Ringtail
3 3 (0.38%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 2 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.13%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 123 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (7.32%) Office 365
4 28 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 15 (1.89%) OpenShift
7 11 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.14%) SaaS
9 5 (0.63%) BlazeMeter
9 5 (0.63%) Sauce Labs
10 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.51%) PaaS
11 3 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.38%) G Suite
12 2 (0.25%) GitHub
12 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.25%) IaaS
12 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.92%) VPN
2 37 (4.67%) Firewall
2 37 (4.67%) LAN
3 36 (4.55%) WAN
4 31 (3.91%) DHCP
4 31 (3.91%) DNS
5 27 (3.41%) TCP/IP
6 22 (2.78%) SAN
7 20 (2.53%) FIX Connectivity
7 20 (2.53%) Internet
8 19 (2.40%) VLAN
9 18 (2.27%) Wireless
10 13 (1.64%) Skype
11 11 (1.39%) MPLS
11 11 (1.39%) Network Security
11 11 (1.39%) OpenLDAP
11 11 (1.39%) VoIP
12 10 (1.26%) NAS
13 9 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.79%) MySQL
3 29 (3.66%) Big Data
4 25 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (2.65%) NoSQL
7 18 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (2.02%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.77%) Blockchain
9 14 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.26%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.01%) Data Lake
12 8 (1.01%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.88%) Power BI
13 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (4.04%) TeamCity
2 21 (2.65%) JIRA
3 20 (2.53%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.52%) Selenium
5 11 (1.39%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.14%) SpecFlow
7 8 (1.01%) NUnit
8 7 (0.88%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (0.63%) JMeter
10 5 (0.63%) PHPUnit
10 5 (0.63%) Subversion
11 4 (0.51%) JUnit
11 4 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.38%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.38%) Maven
12 3 (0.38%) PhantomJS
12 3 (0.38%) UI Automator
13 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.25%) webpack
General
1 226 (28.54%) Finance
2 81 (10.23%) Banking
3 31 (3.91%) Retail
4 29 (3.66%) Law
5 25 (3.16%) Games
6 24 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.90%) Advertising
8 20 (2.53%) Front Office
9 17 (2.15%) Legal
10 9 (1.14%) Publishing
11 8 (1.01%) Back Office
11 8 (1.01%) Marketing
12 6 (0.76%) International Banking
13 5 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.63%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.38%) Billing
14 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Local Government
15 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (11.99%) .NET
2 61 (7.70%) HTML
3 49 (6.19%) Web Services
4 45 (5.68%) CSS
5 39 (4.92%) AngularJS
6 36 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 33 (4.17%) Spring
8 31 (3.91%) FIX Protocol
9 30 (3.79%) jQuery
10 25 (3.16%) HTML5
11 24 (3.03%) .NET Framework
12 21 (2.65%) React
13 20 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (2.53%) CSS3
13 20 (2.53%) RESTful
14 19 (2.40%) Ajax
14 19 (2.40%) REST
15 18 (2.27%) Entity Framework
16 17 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.43%) Data Centre
3 33 (4.17%) Fixed Income
4 29 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 29 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (3.41%) Fintech
6 25 (3.16%) Public Cloud
7 23 (2.90%) User Experience
8 17 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 14 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (1.77%) Virtual Team
10 13 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.39%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.26%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.26%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.14%) Derivative
14 8 (1.01%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.01%) Internet of Things
14 8 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 190 (23.99%) Windows
2 87 (10.98%) Linux
3 78 (9.85%) Windows Server
4 57 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (6.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (5.93%) Unix
7 38 (4.80%) Windows 10
7 38 (4.80%) Windows 7
8 13 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 12 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.39%) Android
10 11 (1.39%) CentOS
11 10 (1.26%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.01%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.76%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.38%) Mac OS X Server
15 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (21.84%) ITIL
3 123 (15.53%) Mentoring
4 82 (10.35%) Scrum
5 79 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
6 76 (9.60%) Incident Management
7 68 (8.59%) DevOps
7 68 (8.59%) TDD
8 64 (8.08%) Line Management
9 56 (7.07%) Service Delivery
10 54 (6.82%) SDLC
11 52 (6.57%) Project Management
12 49 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (5.43%) Decision-Making
14 40 (5.05%) Release Management
15 38 (4.80%) Microservices
16 37 (4.67%) Kanban
17 36 (4.55%) BDD
18 34 (4.29%) Software Engineering
18 34 (4.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 160 (20.20%) SQL
2 112 (14.14%) C#
3 91 (11.49%) Java
4 81 (10.23%) JavaScript
5 50 (6.31%) Python
6 40 (5.05%) PHP
7 21 (2.65%) PowerShell
8 18 (2.27%) C
9 17 (2.15%) C++
9 17 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.39%) Ruby
11 10 (1.26%) Groovy
11 10 (1.26%) Perl
11 10 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.26%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.88%) Java 8
13 5 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.63%) VB
14 4 (0.51%) RPG
14 4 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 52 (6.57%) Degree
2 18 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.15%) MCSE
4 16 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (1.77%) CREST Certified
5 14 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (1.77%) PhD
6 13 (1.64%) CCNA
7 11 (1.39%) CHECK Team Leader
7 11 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.14%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.88%) GCFA
9 7 (0.88%) GCFE
9 7 (0.88%) GCIH
9 7 (0.88%) GREM
9 7 (0.88%) MCP
10 6 (0.76%) CISSP
11 5 (0.63%) CCNP
11 5 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.21%) QA
2 60 (7.58%) SLA
3 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.63%) MiFID
4 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.51%) PMO
5 2 (0.25%) COBIT
5 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.25%) GDPR
5 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 138 (17.42%) Active Directory
2 44 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.15%) XenApp
4 16 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.39%) Docker
6 11 (1.39%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.26%) vSphere
8 8 (1.01%) DFS Replication
9 6 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.25%) Snort
13 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 29 (3.66%) SCCM
2 20 (2.53%) CloudForms
3 13 (1.64%) Ansible
4 9 (1.14%) Kubernetes
5 8 (1.01%) Nagios
5 8 (1.01%) vRealize
6 7 (0.88%) Terraform
6 7 (0.88%) vCenter Server
7 6 (0.76%) Puppet
7 6 (0.76%) WSUS
8 5 (0.63%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.63%) Grafana
8 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (0.51%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.51%) RSA enVision
9 4 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 3 (0.38%) Mesos
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 123 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 73 (9.22%) VMware
3 65 (8.21%) Oracle
4 52 (6.57%) Cisco
5 33 (4.17%) Citrix
6 28 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 27 (3.41%) HP
8 22 (2.78%) Apple
9 21 (2.65%) Sitecore
10 17 (2.15%) Google
11 14 (1.77%) ServiceNow
12 13 (1.64%) Ivanti
12 13 (1.64%) SAP
13 12 (1.52%) NetApp
14 9 (1.14%) IBM
15 8 (1.01%) EMC
15 8 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.88%) Blue Prism
16 7 (0.88%) Juniper
16 7 (0.88%) Veeam