Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > South East
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 180 180
Rank change year-on-year +40 0 +46
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 424 169 487
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.57% 1.43% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 1.55% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 184 118 329
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £51,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,250 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.92% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,750 £80,100
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,419 10,895 24,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.60% 91.90% 91.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10,937 8,948 19,830
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,301 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in the South East

Line Management
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Line Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Line Management in the South East

Line Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Line Management in the South East over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Line Management in the South East

Line Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
Thames Valley +41 175 £65,000 +18.18% 36
Hampshire -43 75 £50,000 -23.08% 24
Berkshire +10 74 £60,000 +9.09% 15
West Sussex +44 73 £60,000 -4.00% 3
Oxfordshire +23 63 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Surrey -1 51 £44,500 -24.90% 8
Buckinghamshire +2 38 £70,000 +40.00% 10
East Sussex +1 25 £70,000 +30.27% 3
Kent -29 10 £51,250 -14.58% 4
Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £40,000 -
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Line Management.

1 210 (49.53%) Social Skills
2 149 (35.14%) Problem-Solving
3 132 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (26.18%) Service Delivery
5 101 (23.82%) Retail
6 98 (23.11%) Information Security
7 85 (20.05%) Microsoft
8 82 (19.34%) Analytical Skills
9 80 (18.87%) .NET
10 79 (18.63%) Scrum
11 77 (18.16%) ITIL
12 71 (16.75%) Management Information System
13 67 (15.80%) SLA
14 66 (15.57%) SQL
15 62 (14.62%) DNA
15 62 (14.62%) Facilities Management
16 60 (14.15%) C#
16 60 (14.15%) Project Management
17 59 (13.92%) Time Management
18 57 (13.44%) Degree
19 56 (13.21%) Azure
20 55 (12.97%) Finance
20 55 (12.97%) Organisational Skills
21 54 (12.74%) Mentoring
22 52 (12.26%) Coaching
23 51 (12.03%) JavaScript
24 49 (11.56%) DevOps
25 48 (11.32%) Windows
26 46 (10.85%) HTML
27 45 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement

Line Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 21 (4.95%) IIS
2 9 (2.12%) Confluence
3 6 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.18%) CMS
5 4 (0.94%) SAS
6 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.47%) Liferay
7 2 (0.47%) WordPress
8 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 31 (7.31%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.83%) Maximo
2 4 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.94%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.71%) SAP GTS
4 2 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 56 (13.21%) Azure
2 33 (7.78%) Microsoft 365
3 26 (6.13%) Power Platform
4 19 (4.48%) AWS
5 8 (1.89%) SaaS
6 5 (1.18%) GCP
7 4 (0.94%) dbt
7 4 (0.94%) Power Automate
7 4 (0.94%) PowerApps
8 3 (0.71%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.47%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.24%) npm
10 1 (0.24%) PaaS
10 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.12%) Firewall
2 8 (1.89%) VPN
3 5 (1.18%) 4G
3 5 (1.18%) Skype
4 4 (0.94%) 3G
4 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.71%) HTTP
5 3 (0.71%) Internet
5 3 (0.71%) Intranet
5 3 (0.71%) VoIP
5 3 (0.71%) WAN
6 2 (0.47%) 2G
6 2 (0.47%) DWDM
6 2 (0.47%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.47%) Extranet
6 2 (0.47%) LAN
6 2 (0.47%) MPLS
6 2 (0.47%) OSPF
6 2 (0.47%) SAN
6 2 (0.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.42%) Power BI
3 19 (4.48%) MySQL
4 8 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.65%) Big Data
5 7 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.65%) Tableau
6 5 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.94%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.94%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.47%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.24%) QlikView
10 1 (0.24%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 18 (4.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 18 (4.25%) TeamCity
2 13 (3.07%) JIRA
3 10 (2.36%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.12%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.65%) JUnit
6 5 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.94%) Maven
8 3 (0.71%) Ant
8 3 (0.71%) Subversion
9 2 (0.47%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.47%) JMeter
9 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.24%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.24%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.24%) Mocha
10 1 (0.24%) Mockito
10 1 (0.24%) Selenium
10 1 (0.24%) webpack
General
1 210 (49.53%) Social Skills
2 101 (23.82%) Retail
3 82 (19.34%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (12.97%) Finance
4 55 (12.97%) Organisational Skills
5 19 (4.48%) Digital Economy
5 19 (4.48%) Public Sector
6 17 (4.01%) Legal
7 16 (3.77%) Law
8 14 (3.30%) Marketing
9 11 (2.59%) Influencing Skills
10 10 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
10 10 (2.36%) Telecoms
11 5 (1.18%) Banking
11 5 (1.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 4 (0.94%) Back Office
12 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.71%) Automotive
13 3 (0.71%) Games
13 3 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (12.74%) Developer
2 39 (9.20%) Technical Leader
3 33 (7.78%) Team Leader
4 28 (6.60%) .NET Developer
5 21 (4.95%) Senior Manager
5 21 (4.95%) Support Team Leader
6 20 (4.72%) Analyst
6 20 (4.72%) Support Engineer
6 20 (4.72%) Technical Support
6 20 (4.72%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 20 (4.72%) Technical Team Leader
7 19 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (4.48%) C# Developer
7 19 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (4.48%) SQL Developer
8 18 (4.25%) IT Manager
8 18 (4.25%) Operations Manager
9 16 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 16 (3.77%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 16 (3.77%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (18.87%) .NET
2 46 (10.85%) HTML
3 43 (10.14%) CSS
4 37 (8.73%) AngularJS
5 31 (7.31%) jQuery
6 29 (6.84%) ASP.NET
7 28 (6.60%) REST
8 27 (6.37%) SOAP
9 26 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (6.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 23 (5.42%) WCF
10 23 (5.42%) Web Services
11 9 (2.12%) XML
12 8 (1.89%) Ajax
13 7 (1.65%) EDI
13 7 (1.65%) Node.js
13 7 (1.65%) React
13 7 (1.65%) Spring
14 5 (1.18%) ASP.NET Core
14 5 (1.18%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (16.75%) Management Information System
2 43 (10.14%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (7.78%) Driving Licence
4 26 (6.13%) User Experience
5 25 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (4.72%) Robotics
7 14 (3.30%) Renewable Energy
8 6 (1.42%) PMI
9 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.94%) Life Science
11 3 (0.71%) LIMS
12 2 (0.47%) Biotechnology
12 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.47%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.47%) EPoS
12 2 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.47%) Legacy Code
12 2 (0.47%) Photography
12 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (11.32%) Windows
2 21 (4.95%) Linux
3 20 (4.72%) Windows 10
4 15 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (0.71%) Android
6 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.71%) Unix
6 3 (0.71%) VMS
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (35.14%) Problem-Solving
2 132 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (26.18%) Service Delivery
4 98 (23.11%) Information Security
5 79 (18.63%) Scrum
6 77 (18.16%) ITIL
7 62 (14.62%) DNA
7 62 (14.62%) Facilities Management
8 60 (14.15%) Project Management
9 59 (13.92%) Time Management
10 54 (12.74%) Mentoring
11 52 (12.26%) Coaching
12 49 (11.56%) DevOps
13 45 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 40 (9.43%) Project Delivery
15 39 (9.20%) Decision-Making
16 37 (8.73%) Mathematics
17 34 (8.02%) MVC
18 29 (6.84%) Requirements Gathering
18 29 (6.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.57%) SQL
2 60 (14.15%) C#
3 51 (12.03%) JavaScript
4 34 (8.02%) C
5 26 (6.13%) T-SQL
6 23 (5.42%) Python
7 19 (4.48%) Delphi
8 18 (4.25%) Java
9 16 (3.77%) PHP
10 8 (1.89%) TypeScript
11 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.71%) C++
12 3 (0.71%) Perl
12 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.71%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.71%) R
12 3 (0.71%) Ruby
12 3 (0.71%) XPath
13 2 (0.47%) ABAP
13 2 (0.47%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 57 (13.44%) Degree
2 37 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (2.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (1.89%) DBS Check
7 6 (1.42%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.18%) Chartered Engineer
9 4 (0.94%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.94%) HNC
9 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.71%) CISM
10 3 (0.71%) CISSP
10 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.47%) CITP
11 2 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (15.80%) SLA
2 22 (5.19%) GDPR
3 18 (4.25%) Accessibility
4 17 (4.01%) NEBOSH
5 9 (2.12%) QA
6 5 (1.18%) COBIT
7 4 (0.94%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.71%) COSHH
8 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.71%) NIST
8 3 (0.71%) NIST 800
8 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.47%) PMO
10 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.42%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.18%) Docker
4 2 (0.47%) Firmware
4 2 (0.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (4.48%) Terraform
2 17 (4.01%) Puppet
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.71%) SCCM
4 2 (0.47%) Ansible
4 2 (0.47%) Grafana
4 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Brooklyn
5 1 (0.24%) Kibana
5 1 (0.24%) logstash
5 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 85 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.48%) Oracle
3 17 (4.01%) Mercator
4 16 (3.77%) SAP
5 13 (3.07%) Citrix
6 6 (1.42%) Google
6 6 (1.42%) VMware
7 5 (1.18%) Sun
8 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.71%) Ariba
9 3 (0.71%) Databricks
9 3 (0.71%) Dell
9 3 (0.71%) ESRI
9 3 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.71%) Splunk
9 3 (0.71%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.47%) Juniper
10 2 (0.47%) Talend
11 1 (0.24%) Empirix
11 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy