Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 227 159
Rank change year-on-year +18 -68 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 154 143 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.24% 1.11% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.14% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 124 133 170
North West median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,925
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,500 £60,000
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,028 12,491 10,983
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 96.81% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9,797 10,301 9,273
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the North West over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the North West

Team Leader
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 Team Leader within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Manchester -7 71 £57,500 +35.29% 11
Cheshire +3 43 £60,000 +46.34% 6
Merseyside +35 34 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Lancashire -7 3 £31,500 -14.86% 2
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 62 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 61 (39.61%) DevOps
3 59 (38.31%) Windows
3 59 (38.31%) Linux
4 56 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (36.36%) Ansible
5 53 (34.42%) TDD
6 49 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 48 (31.17%) VMware
8 47 (30.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 47 (30.52%) Opscode Chef
9 46 (29.87%) Puppet
9 46 (29.87%) Git (software)
10 43 (27.92%) Hyper-V
11 42 (27.27%) Xen
11 42 (27.27%) VirtualBox
11 42 (27.27%) NuGet
12 38 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (18.83%) Mentoring
14 28 (18.18%) PowerShell
14 28 (18.18%) Finance
15 26 (16.88%) QA
16 25 (16.23%) SQL
17 20 (12.99%) Terraform
18 19 (12.34%) ITIL
18 19 (12.34%) Business Development
18 19 (12.34%) Degree
19 17 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
20 13 (8.44%) C#

Team Leader Skill Set
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 3 (1.95%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.30%) CMS
2 2 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.65%) Content Management Server
3 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (3.90%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.95%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.65%) BPCS
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 42 (27.27%) NuGet
2 13 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.84%) Office 365
4 5 (3.25%) SaaS
5 4 (2.60%) GitHub
6 3 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.49%) LAN
1 10 (6.49%) WAN
2 6 (3.90%) DNS
3 5 (3.25%) DHCP
4 4 (2.60%) SAN
5 3 (1.95%) VoIP
6 2 (1.30%) Firewall
6 2 (1.30%) Wireless
7 1 (0.65%) Broadband
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.65%) Extranet
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) Network Security
7 1 (0.65%) PBX
7 1 (0.65%) SSL
7 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.60%) Datomic
6 3 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.95%) Power BI
6 3 (1.95%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.65%) MySQL
8 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (29.87%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.90%) JIRA
3 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.95%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.65%) JMeter
6 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.65%) MSTest
6 1 (0.65%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.65%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Legal
3 3 (1.95%) Banking
3 3 (1.95%) Law
3 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.30%) Billing
4 2 (1.30%) Games
4 2 (1.30%) Marketing
4 2 (1.30%) Retail
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Military
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.79%) .NET
2 5 (3.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.25%) CSS
3 4 (2.60%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.60%) Web Services
4 3 (1.95%) HTML
4 3 (1.95%) RESTful
4 3 (1.95%) SOAP
5 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.30%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.30%) J2EE
5 2 (1.30%) LINQ
5 2 (1.30%) REST
5 2 (1.30%) Spring
5 2 (1.30%) WCF
6 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.65%) Code First Entity Framework
6 1 (0.65%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.55%) User Experience
5 5 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.60%) Fintech
6 4 (2.60%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.95%) Clustering
7 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.95%) PKI
7 3 (1.95%) PMI
7 3 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.95%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.65%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (38.31%) Linux
1 59 (38.31%) Windows
2 4 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.95%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.61%) DevOps
2 56 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (34.42%) TDD
4 49 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 38 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (18.83%) Mentoring
7 19 (12.34%) Business Development
7 19 (12.34%) ITIL
8 17 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (8.44%) Analytics
9 13 (8.44%) Coaching
9 13 (8.44%) Line Management
9 13 (8.44%) Project Management
9 13 (8.44%) SDLC
10 12 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.79%) People Management
10 12 (7.79%) Service Management
11 11 (7.14%) Performance Management
12 10 (6.49%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 25 (16.23%) SQL
3 13 (8.44%) C#
4 11 (7.14%) Java
5 8 (5.19%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.55%) Python
7 6 (3.90%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.25%) Ruby
8 5 (3.25%) Scala
9 4 (2.60%) Clojure
9 4 (2.60%) Go
9 4 (2.60%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.95%) PHP
10 3 (1.95%) X++
11 2 (1.30%) C
11 2 (1.30%) C++
11 2 (1.30%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.65%) ABAP
12 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (12.34%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.90%) MCSA
3 6 (3.90%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.60%) MCSE
6 3 (1.95%) CCNA
6 3 (1.95%) CCNP
6 3 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.95%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.65%) CCA
8 1 (0.65%) CCIE
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.65%) MCPD
8 1 (0.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.88%) QA
2 7 (4.55%) SLA
3 2 (1.30%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (30.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (27.92%) Hyper-V
3 42 (27.27%) VirtualBox
3 42 (27.27%) Xen
4 9 (5.84%) Active Directory
5 8 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.60%) Docker
7 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 56 (36.36%) Ansible
2 47 (30.52%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (29.87%) Puppet
4 20 (12.99%) Terraform
5 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.65%) SCCM
5 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 48 (31.17%) VMware
3 9 (5.84%) SAP
4 7 (4.55%) Cisco
5 6 (3.90%) Sun
6 4 (2.60%) Capita
7 3 (1.95%) Citrix
7 3 (1.95%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle
7 3 (1.95%) WorldPay
8 2 (1.30%) Apple
8 2 (1.30%) HP
8 2 (1.30%) Pega
8 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.30%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.65%) arcserve
9 1 (0.65%) Cognos
9 1 (0.65%) Infor
9 1 (0.65%) Mitel
9 1 (0.65%) Veeam