Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 149 143 200
Rank change year-on-year -6 +57 -17
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 420 219 369
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.33% 2.18% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.37% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 210 162 238
10th Percentile £37,450 £38,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,875 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.83% -4.17% +1.69%
75th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £74,750 £81,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - - +4.35%

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 16,754 9,258 21,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 92.96% 92.10% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11,413 7,488 17,152
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,263
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,003 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.99% +0.01% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +16 154 £60,000 +14.29% 30
Hampshire -55 84 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Berkshire +28 82 £70,000 +16.67% 18
Surrey -25 71 £63,750 +13.33% 7
West Sussex -4 38 £56,000 -6.67% 8
Buckinghamshire -25 38 £62,500 -10.71% 8
Kent -24 37 £87,500 +65.88% 5
Oxfordshire -12 34 £57,000 +14.00% 4
East Sussex -23 25 £60,000 - 1
Home Counties - 4 - -
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 146 (34.76%) Social Skills
2 112 (26.67%) Finance
3 105 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 92 (21.90%) Service Delivery
4 92 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (18.10%) Management Information System
6 72 (17.14%) Information Security
7 68 (16.19%) Coaching
8 64 (15.24%) Mentoring
8 64 (15.24%) ITIL
9 62 (14.76%) Project Management
10 60 (14.29%) Retail
11 57 (13.57%) Microsoft Excel
12 53 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
13 52 (12.38%) Facilities Management
14 51 (12.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 48 (11.43%) SLA
15 48 (11.43%) Project Delivery
16 47 (11.19%) Decision-Making
16 47 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
17 45 (10.71%) Azure
18 42 (10.00%) People Management
19 41 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
20 39 (9.29%) Self-Motivation
21 38 (9.05%) Scrum
21 38 (9.05%) Change Management
22 36 (8.57%) Risk Management
23 35 (8.33%) SQL
23 35 (8.33%) Business Development
24 33 (7.86%) DevOps

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 12 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.62%) Confluence
3 6 (1.43%) ArcGIS
4 4 (0.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.24%) MTS
Applications
1 57 (13.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.19%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.71%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.24%) Campfire
8 1 (0.24%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 20 (4.76%) Maximo
2 6 (1.43%) SAP EHS
3 4 (0.95%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.71%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 45 (10.71%) Azure
2 24 (5.71%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (5.24%) AWS
4 19 (4.52%) Power Platform
5 16 (3.81%) PaaS
6 12 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.62%) SaaS
8 6 (1.43%) Heroku
8 6 (1.43%) Smartsheet
9 4 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.95%) GCP
10 3 (0.71%) Google Sheets
10 3 (0.71%) Taleo
11 2 (0.48%) Google Play
11 2 (0.48%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.24%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.24%) Figma
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.71%) Firewall
2 13 (3.10%) Network Security
3 10 (2.38%) VPN
4 5 (1.19%) SAN
5 4 (0.95%) Internet
5 4 (0.95%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (0.95%) SSL
6 3 (0.71%) LTE
6 3 (0.71%) VoLTE
6 3 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.24%) Broadband
7 1 (0.24%) DHCP
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) HTTP
7 1 (0.24%) LAN
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.24%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.52%) Power BI
3 11 (2.62%) MySQL
4 8 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (1.90%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.43%) Big Data
6 4 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2017
7 3 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.71%) Metadata
8 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.86%) JIRA
4 4 (0.95%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.71%) Cypress.io
5 3 (0.71%) Selenium
5 3 (0.71%) Subversion
6 2 (0.48%) Android Studio
6 2 (0.48%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.48%) JMeter
6 2 (0.48%) Protractor
6 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.48%) TestCafe
6 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.48%) Xcode
7 1 (0.24%) JUnit
7 1 (0.24%) Postman
7 1 (0.24%) Serenity BDD
General
1 146 (34.76%) Social Skills
2 112 (26.67%) Finance
3 60 (14.29%) Retail
4 47 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (7.38%) Organisational Skills
6 23 (5.48%) Presentation Skills
7 21 (5.00%) Legal
8 19 (4.52%) Automotive
9 15 (3.57%) Digital Economy
9 15 (3.57%) Influencing Skills
9 15 (3.57%) Marketing
10 14 (3.33%) Electronics
11 12 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (2.62%) Games
12 11 (2.62%) Telecoms
13 10 (2.38%) Public Sector
14 8 (1.90%) Advertising
15 6 (1.43%) Indonesian Language
15 6 (1.43%) Law
15 6 (1.43%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 51 (12.14%) Project Manager
2 34 (8.10%) IT Manager
3 33 (7.86%) Analyst
4 29 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 28 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 25 (5.95%) Senior Project Manager
7 22 (5.24%) Developer
8 16 (3.81%) Architect
8 16 (3.81%) Service Manager
9 13 (3.10%) IT Project Manager
10 12 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (2.86%) Network Engineer
10 12 (2.86%) Senior Developer
11 11 (2.62%) Coordinator
12 10 (2.38%) C# Developer
12 10 (2.38%) Lead Architect
12 10 (2.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (2.14%) Security Architect
13 9 (2.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.76%) .NET
2 17 (4.05%) ASP.NET
3 16 (3.81%) React
4 15 (3.57%) .NET Core
5 14 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (2.38%) HTML
6 10 (2.38%) Node.js
7 9 (2.14%) REST
8 8 (1.90%) CSS
8 8 (1.90%) Django
8 8 (1.90%) XSLT
9 7 (1.67%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.67%) jQuery
9 7 (1.67%) Web Services
10 6 (1.43%) Cocoa
10 6 (1.43%) Entity Framework
10 6 (1.43%) Laravel
10 6 (1.43%) RESTful
11 5 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 76 (18.10%) Management Information System
2 39 (9.29%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (5.24%) Driving Licence
4 13 (3.10%) Life Science
4 13 (3.10%) Social Media
5 12 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (2.38%) User Experience
7 9 (2.14%) Blog
7 9 (2.14%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.14%) Tandem
8 8 (1.90%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.67%) Photography
10 6 (1.43%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.95%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.71%) New Media
12 3 (0.71%) PMI
13 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.76%) Windows
2 12 (2.86%) Linux
3 9 (2.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.90%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.43%) Unix
6 2 (0.48%) Android
6 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Debian
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
1 92 (21.90%) Service Delivery
2 72 (17.14%) Information Security
3 68 (16.19%) Coaching
4 64 (15.24%) ITIL
4 64 (15.24%) Mentoring
5 62 (14.76%) Project Management
6 53 (12.62%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (12.38%) Facilities Management
8 51 (12.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 48 (11.43%) Project Delivery
10 47 (11.19%) Decision-Making
11 42 (10.00%) People Management
12 41 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 38 (9.05%) Change Management
13 38 (9.05%) Scrum
14 36 (8.57%) Risk Management
15 35 (8.33%) Business Development
16 33 (7.86%) DevOps
17 32 (7.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (8.33%) SQL
2 30 (7.14%) C#
3 28 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 26 (6.19%) Python
5 15 (3.57%) PHP
6 11 (2.62%) Java
7 10 (2.38%) TypeScript
8 9 (2.14%) C
9 8 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.19%) Perl
11 4 (0.95%) R
12 3 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.48%) Delphi
13 2 (0.48%) Ruby
14 1 (0.24%) C++
14 1 (0.24%) Go
14 1 (0.24%) Java 8
14 1 (0.24%) MUMPS
14 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (7.14%) Degree
2 15 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.10%) CCNA
3 13 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.86%) CCNP
4 12 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.62%) CEH
6 8 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (1.90%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.19%) PMP
9 4 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.71%) CISM
10 3 (0.71%) HNC
10 3 (0.71%) HND
10 3 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.43%) SLA
2 27 (6.43%) GDPR
3 14 (3.33%) PMO
4 10 (2.38%) Good Clinical Practice
4 10 (2.38%) QA
5 7 (1.67%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.48%) P3O
8 1 (0.24%) HL7
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.24%) NIST
8 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (3.33%) Docker
2 8 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (5.24%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.67%) Apache Brooklyn
3 2 (0.48%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.24%) Grafana
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) SCCM
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 105 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.05%) Cisco
3 15 (3.57%) SAP
4 10 (2.38%) Barracuda Networks
4 10 (2.38%) Censornet
4 10 (2.38%) Oracle
4 10 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.14%) ServiceNow
6 8 (1.90%) Citrix
6 8 (1.90%) Workday
7 6 (1.43%) Mercator
8 4 (0.95%) CA
8 4 (0.95%) CrowdStrike
8 4 (0.95%) Proofpoint
8 4 (0.95%) Splunk
8 4 (0.95%) Synology
8 4 (0.95%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.71%) Databricks
9 3 (0.71%) Google
9 3 (0.71%) Sage