Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £56,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 November 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 > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 254 258
Rank change year-on-year -36 +4 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 279 388 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.98% 1.27% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.31% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 239 387 399
South East median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,650 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £68,750
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 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 27,568 29,617 34,162
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.70% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22,928 24,738 28,636
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
Thames Valley +27 140 £57,500 +4.55% 13
Hampshire -39 64 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Berkshire -11 55 £62,500 +19.05% 7
Oxfordshire +13 43 £55,000 +1.85% 4
Buckinghamshire +37 42 £42,500 -29.75% 2
Surrey -11 26 £48,000 -16.52% 4
East Sussex +4 24 £65,000 +52.94%
Kent +1 12 £50,000 - 1
M4 Corridor - 6 £62,500 -
West Sussex -12 4 £32,750 -22.94%
Team Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South East region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 59 (21.15%) Windows
2 57 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (19.35%) Java
4 52 (18.64%) Mentoring
5 50 (17.92%) Finance
6 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
7 47 (16.85%) SQL
8 44 (15.77%) C#
8 44 (15.77%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (14.34%) Line Management
10 38 (13.62%) Software Engineering
11 37 (13.26%) Linux
12 32 (11.47%) .NET
13 31 (11.11%) ITIL
14 30 (10.75%) C++
15 29 (10.39%) SLA
15 29 (10.39%) TDD
16 27 (9.68%) Scrum
16 27 (9.68%) Python
17 26 (9.32%) Coaching
18 25 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
19 24 (8.60%) Jenkins
20 23 (8.24%) JavaScript
20 23 (8.24%) Active Directory
20 23 (8.24%) Project Management
21 22 (7.89%) Cisco
21 22 (7.89%) Degree
22 21 (7.53%) LAN
22 21 (7.53%) SDLC
22 21 (7.53%) Windows Server

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 15 (5.38%) IIS
2 13 (4.66%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.87%) Apache
3 8 (2.87%) CMS
4 7 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.79%) Confluence
5 5 (1.79%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.08%) JBoss
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.72%) nginx
8 1 (0.36%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.36%) Drupal
8 1 (0.36%) SAS
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.51%) GitHub
4 3 (1.08%) Office 365
4 3 (1.08%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) npm
5 1 (0.36%) NuGet
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.53%) LAN
2 18 (6.45%) WAN
3 10 (3.58%) DHCP
3 10 (3.58%) DNS
4 9 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (3.23%) Firewall
5 8 (2.87%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (2.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (2.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.15%) Cisco Firepower
7 6 (2.15%) Skype
8 5 (1.79%) SAN
9 4 (1.43%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.08%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.08%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.08%) MPLS
10 3 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (1.08%) Telepresence
10 3 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.17%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.58%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.23%) DB2
4 9 (3.23%) MySQL
5 6 (2.15%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.08%) Redis
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.72%) Big Data
8 2 (0.72%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.72%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 24 (8.60%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.94%) GitLab
4 8 (2.87%) Mercurial
5 7 (2.51%) Selenium
6 6 (2.15%) Bitbucket
6 6 (2.15%) JIRA
6 6 (2.15%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.43%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.43%) MSI
7 4 (1.43%) Subversion
7 4 (1.43%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.08%) Maven
8 3 (1.08%) Protractor
8 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.72%) NUnit
9 2 (0.72%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.72%) TestComplete
9 2 (0.72%) Travis CI
General
1 50 (17.92%) Finance
2 20 (7.17%) Banking
3 14 (5.02%) Retail
4 12 (4.30%) Electronics
5 11 (3.94%) Publishing
6 10 (3.58%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.15%) Games
7 6 (2.15%) Law
7 6 (2.15%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.08%) Automotive
8 3 (1.08%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.47%) .NET
2 15 (5.38%) Spring
3 12 (4.30%) HTML
3 12 (4.30%) Spring Boot
4 11 (3.94%) REST
5 10 (3.58%) AngularJS
5 10 (3.58%) ASP.NET
5 10 (3.58%) WPF
6 9 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (3.23%) JSON
6 9 (3.23%) React
6 9 (3.23%) RESTful
6 9 (3.23%) Web Services
7 8 (2.87%) .NET Framework
7 8 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (2.87%) CSS
7 8 (2.87%) WCF
7 8 (2.87%) XML
8 7 (2.51%) SOAP
9 6 (2.15%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.17%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (3.94%) Fintech
2 11 (3.94%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.94%) Private Cloud
3 10 (3.58%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.58%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.15%) Video on Demand
7 5 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.43%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.08%) Smart Home
9 3 (1.08%) User Experience
10 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.15%) Windows
2 37 (13.26%) Linux
3 21 (7.53%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.38%) Windows 10
5 12 (4.30%) AIX
6 11 (3.94%) Android
6 11 (3.94%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.51%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.51%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.43%) Unix
10 3 (1.08%) FreeRTOS
10 3 (1.08%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.36%) VMS
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (18.64%) Mentoring
3 44 (15.77%) Problem-Solving
4 40 (14.34%) Line Management
5 38 (13.62%) Software Engineering
6 31 (11.11%) ITIL
7 29 (10.39%) TDD
8 27 (9.68%) Scrum
9 26 (9.32%) Coaching
10 25 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (8.24%) Project Management
12 21 (7.53%) SDLC
13 20 (7.17%) DevOps
13 20 (7.17%) Service Management
14 18 (6.45%) Test Automation
15 15 (5.38%) People Management
16 14 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (5.02%) Incident Management
16 14 (5.02%) Problem Management
17 13 (4.66%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (19.35%) Java
2 47 (16.85%) SQL
3 44 (15.77%) C#
4 30 (10.75%) C++
5 27 (9.68%) Python
6 23 (8.24%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.23%) C
7 9 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.79%) PHP
9 5 (1.79%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.43%) ES6
10 4 (1.43%) VBScript
11 3 (1.08%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.08%) JCL
11 3 (1.08%) Perl
11 3 (1.08%) REXX
12 2 (0.72%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.72%) Delphi
12 2 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (7.89%) Degree
2 11 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.23%) CCNP
5 7 (2.51%) CCSA
5 7 (2.51%) MCSE
5 7 (2.51%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (2.15%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.79%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.43%) MCSA
9 3 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.08%) MCDST
9 3 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.72%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (0.72%) ISEB
10 2 (0.72%) MCP
10 2 (0.72%) MOS
10 2 (0.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.39%) SLA
2 10 (3.58%) QA
3 4 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.08%) PSD2
5 2 (0.72%) ECSS
5 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.51%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.15%) Docker
6 3 (1.08%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (0.72%) NFS
8 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.30%) SCCM
2 7 (2.51%) Ansible
2 7 (2.51%) vCenter Server
3 5 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.43%) Puppet
5 3 (1.08%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (0.72%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.36%) Clonezilla
7 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) Terraform
7 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.89%) Cisco
3 20 (7.17%) VMware
4 14 (5.02%) BMC
4 14 (5.02%) Oracle
5 13 (4.66%) SAP
6 12 (4.30%) ServiceNow
7 11 (3.94%) IBM
7 11 (3.94%) webMethods
8 10 (3.58%) F5
9 8 (2.87%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.51%) Apple
11 6 (2.15%) Citrix
11 6 (2.15%) Computacenter
12 5 (1.79%) Avaya
12 5 (1.79%) Juniper
12 5 (1.79%) Sage
13 4 (1.43%) HP
13 4 (1.43%) Remedy
13 4 (1.43%) Sony