Period
to 29 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > North West
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 97 160
Rank change year-on-year -18 +63 +49
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 92 301 235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.15% 3.05% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 3.28% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 85 242 143
Median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -19.05% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £28,750 £35,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Line Management 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,968 9,181 10,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.67% 93.17% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3,430 7,219 8,597
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Line Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in the North West

Line Management
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Line Management in the North West.

Salary trend for Line Management in the North West

Line Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Line Management in the North West over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Line Management in the North West

Line Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 29 November 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
Manchester 0 75 £55,000 +29.41% 11
Cheshire +34 11 £60,000 +44.58% 1
Lancashire +17 3 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Merseyside +3 2 £63,750 +96.15% 2
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT jobs citing Line Management 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 North West region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 22 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.30%) Azure
3 14 (15.22%) Test Automation
3 14 (15.22%) Project Management
4 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.13%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.13%) .NET
4 13 (14.13%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (13.04%) SQL
6 11 (11.96%) C#
6 11 (11.96%) Firewall
6 11 (11.96%) DevOps
7 10 (10.87%) Office 365
7 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
7 10 (10.87%) Power Platform
8 9 (9.78%) React
8 9 (9.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 9 (9.78%) Threat Intelligence
8 9 (9.78%) Creative Thinking
8 9 (9.78%) Finance
8 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
8 9 (9.78%) Retail
8 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (8.70%) AWS
9 8 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce

Line Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.09%) IIS
2 1 (1.09%) SAS
2 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) Azure
2 10 (10.87%) Office 365
2 10 (10.87%) Power Platform
3 8 (8.70%) AWS
4 4 (4.35%) Boomi
4 4 (4.35%) SaaS
4 4 (4.35%) Serverless
5 3 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.26%) Power Automate
6 2 (2.17%) PowerApps
7 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.09%) Cloudflare
7 1 (1.09%) FinancialForce
7 1 (1.09%) GCP
7 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) Firewall
2 8 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (7.61%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (3.26%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.17%) DHCP
5 2 (2.17%) DNS
5 2 (2.17%) LAN
5 2 (2.17%) VPN
5 2 (2.17%) WAN
5 2 (2.17%) Wireless
6 1 (1.09%) 3G
6 1 (1.09%) MPLS
6 1 (1.09%) Network Security
6 1 (1.09%) PABX
6 1 (1.09%) SAN
6 1 (1.09%) SNMP
6 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.09%) VLAN
6 1 (1.09%) VoIP
6 1 (1.09%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) Power BI
3 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.26%) QlikView
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.09%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.09%) Looker
6 1 (1.09%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Selenium
1 6 (6.52%) WebDriver
2 5 (5.43%) Redmine
3 2 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 9 (9.78%) Finance
1 9 (9.78%) Retail
2 7 (7.61%) Public Sector
3 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Local Government
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (14.13%) Analyst
2 12 (13.04%) Test Manager
3 11 (11.96%) Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Test Automation Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Incident Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Product Manager
8 5 (5.43%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.35%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Business Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Software Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Test Assurance Manager
10 3 (3.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) .NET
2 9 (9.78%) React
3 7 (7.61%) Web Services
4 5 (5.43%) Grails
4 5 (5.43%) J2EE
4 5 (5.43%) JSON
4 5 (5.43%) JSP
4 5 (5.43%) RESTful
4 5 (5.43%) SOAP
5 4 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET Core
5 4 (4.35%) Node.js
6 2 (2.17%) .NET Core
6 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.17%) Redux
7 1 (1.09%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.09%) COM+
7 1 (1.09%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (1.09%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.70%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (5.43%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.43%) Smart Meter
4 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.26%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.17%) NHS
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.09%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (1.09%) PACS
7 1 (1.09%) PMI
7 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
1 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (4.35%) Android
2 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.22%) Project Management
2 14 (15.22%) Test Automation
3 13 (14.13%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (11.96%) DevOps
5 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.78%) Creative Thinking
6 9 (9.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (9.78%) Threat Intelligence
7 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.61%) Malware Analysis
8 7 (7.61%) Open Source
8 7 (7.61%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.52%) Logistics
9 6 (6.52%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.43%) Change Management
10 5 (5.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.04%) SQL
3 11 (11.96%) C#
4 7 (7.61%) C
4 7 (7.61%) Java
5 4 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.17%) Python
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.09%) ES6
7 1 (1.09%) Go
7 1 (1.09%) R
7 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.17%) MCSE
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) CCNA
4 1 (1.09%) CCNP
4 1 (1.09%) CEH
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.09%) MBCS
4 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) GDPR
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) NCSC
3 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.35%) Docker
2 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.17%) HP ALM
3 1 (1.09%) SCCM
3 1 (1.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) MuleSoft
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco
3 3 (3.26%) HP
3 3 (3.26%) SAP
4 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) ATG
5 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.09%) FactSet
5 1 (1.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) hybris
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) Meraki
5 1 (1.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.09%) Splunk