Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Team Lead
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 218 235
Rank change year-on-year -56 +17 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 280 437 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.05% 1.41% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.45% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 249 433 354
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 25,802 30,059 30,646
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.70% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21,335 25,104 25,404
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,400 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the South East

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in the South East

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the South East

Team Leader
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 Team Leader within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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 -17 119 £55,000 +4.76% 19
Hampshire -6 72 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Buckinghamshire +41 46 £51,500 +21.18% 6
Berkshire -41 45 £60,000 +14.29% 9
Surrey -9 39 £57,500 +2.68% 7
Oxfordshire -5 28 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Kent +8 21 £41,000 -21.90% 9
East Sussex 0 18 £65,000 +52.94% 2
M4 Corridor - 6 £62,500 -
West Sussex -30 3 £30,500 -49.17% 1
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 South East region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 67 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (21.79%) SQL
3 60 (21.43%) Windows
4 57 (20.36%) C#
5 53 (18.93%) Line Management
6 50 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 49 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 48 (17.14%) ITIL
9 43 (15.36%) Finance
9 43 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
10 41 (14.64%) .NET
11 39 (13.93%) Java
12 35 (12.50%) TDD
12 35 (12.50%) Linux
13 34 (12.14%) Scrum
14 33 (11.79%) Jenkins
15 32 (11.43%) JavaScript
16 31 (11.07%) Software Engineering
17 30 (10.71%) SLA
17 30 (10.71%) Degree
18 29 (10.36%) DevOps
19 26 (9.29%) Coaching
20 25 (8.93%) Project Management
21 24 (8.57%) WAN
21 24 (8.57%) ASP.NET
21 24 (8.57%) Python
21 24 (8.57%) LAN
22 23 (8.21%) HTML
22 23 (8.21%) Cisco
23 22 (7.86%) Continuous Integration

Team Leader Skill Set
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 13 (4.64%) Confluence
2 12 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.93%) Apache
4 7 (2.50%) IIS
4 7 (2.50%) nginx
4 7 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.79%) CMS
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.43%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.07%) JBoss
8 2 (0.71%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.36%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
1 4 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.86%) Office 365
3 7 (2.50%) SaaS
4 5 (1.79%) GitHub
5 3 (1.07%) npm
6 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.36%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.57%) LAN
1 24 (8.57%) WAN
2 13 (4.64%) DHCP
2 13 (4.64%) DNS
3 11 (3.93%) VoIP
4 10 (3.57%) Firewall
5 8 (2.86%) HTTP
5 8 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.86%) VPN
6 7 (2.50%) SSL
7 6 (2.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (2.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (1.79%) SAN
8 5 (1.79%) Skype
9 4 (1.43%) Cisco Firepower
10 3 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.07%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.21%) DB2
5 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.14%) MySQL
6 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.07%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.71%) Big Data
10 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.71%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.36%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 33 (11.79%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.00%) JIRA
3 12 (4.29%) Selenium
4 10 (3.57%) GitLab
5 8 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 7 (2.50%) Protractor
6 7 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.14%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.43%) FishEye
8 4 (1.43%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.43%) Maven
8 4 (1.43%) MSI
8 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.07%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.07%) Subversion
10 2 (0.71%) git-flow
General
1 43 (15.36%) Finance
2 18 (6.43%) Banking
3 13 (4.64%) Retail
4 11 (3.93%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.86%) Publishing
6 5 (1.79%) Electronics
7 3 (1.07%) Games
8 2 (0.71%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.64%) .NET
2 24 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 23 (8.21%) HTML
4 19 (6.79%) .NET Framework
4 19 (6.79%) CSS
5 17 (6.07%) AngularJS
5 17 (6.07%) Entity Framework
6 15 (5.36%) REST
7 14 (5.00%) WCF
8 13 (4.64%) JSON
8 13 (4.64%) Web Services
9 12 (4.29%) jQuery
9 12 (4.29%) SOAP
10 11 (3.93%) LINQ
10 11 (3.93%) Node.js
10 11 (3.93%) RESTful
10 11 (3.93%) Spring
11 9 (3.21%) React
12 8 (2.86%) Apache Flex
13 7 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (4.29%) Fintech
2 12 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.93%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.93%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.21%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.43%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.43%) Smart Home
7 4 (1.43%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.43%) User Experience
7 4 (1.43%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.07%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.71%) CMDB
9 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.43%) Windows
2 35 (12.50%) Linux
3 17 (6.07%) Unix
4 15 (5.36%) AIX
4 15 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 13 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.93%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.50%) Android
8 7 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.71%) VMS
11 1 (0.36%) CentOS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (18.93%) Line Management
3 50 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 48 (17.14%) ITIL
5 43 (15.36%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (12.50%) TDD
7 34 (12.14%) Scrum
8 31 (11.07%) Software Engineering
9 29 (10.36%) DevOps
10 26 (9.29%) Coaching
11 25 (8.93%) Project Management
12 22 (7.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (7.50%) Service Management
13 21 (7.50%) Test Automation
14 20 (7.14%) SDLC
15 19 (6.79%) Unit Testing
16 17 (6.07%) ITSM
16 17 (6.07%) People Management
17 16 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (21.79%) SQL
2 57 (20.36%) C#
3 39 (13.93%) Java
4 32 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 24 (8.57%) Python
6 18 (6.43%) C++
7 14 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.93%) Perl
9 10 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.21%) TypeScript
11 8 (2.86%) ES6
12 7 (2.50%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.50%) VBScript
13 6 (2.14%) C
13 6 (2.14%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.43%) PHP
15 3 (1.07%) Delphi
15 3 (1.07%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.07%) JCL
15 3 (1.07%) REXX
Qualifications
1 30 (10.71%) Degree
2 15 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.64%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.21%) MCSE
6 7 (2.50%) MCSA
7 6 (2.14%) CCNP
8 5 (1.79%) A+ Certification
8 5 (1.79%) CCSA
8 5 (1.79%) MCDST
8 5 (1.79%) MCP
9 4 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.07%) CCNA
10 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.71%) ISEB
11 2 (0.71%) RHCE
11 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.71%) SLA
2 17 (6.07%) QA
3 4 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.07%) PSD2
5 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) GDPR
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (7.86%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.00%) Docker
4 11 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.50%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.79%) Firmware
7 3 (1.07%) Time Sharing Option
7 3 (1.07%) XenServer
8 2 (0.71%) NFS
9 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (5.00%) Ansible
2 13 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.93%) SCCM
4 10 (3.57%) Puppet
5 4 (1.43%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.07%) MAINVIEW
6 3 (1.07%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.71%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.36%) Clonezilla
8 1 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.36%) Nagios
8 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.21%) Cisco
3 22 (7.86%) Oracle
4 19 (6.79%) VMware
5 10 (3.57%) IBM
6 9 (3.21%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.86%) HP
7 8 (2.86%) SAP
8 7 (2.50%) Citrix
8 7 (2.50%) F5
8 7 (2.50%) Remedy
9 6 (2.14%) Avaya
9 6 (2.14%) BMC
9 6 (2.14%) Mitel
9 6 (2.14%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.79%) Apple
10 5 (1.79%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.79%) Computacenter
10 5 (1.79%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.43%) Atlassian