The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Technical Lead
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 331 306
Rank change year-on-year +10 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 73 105 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.59% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 84 144
Median salary £58,750 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £68,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14084 17831 20749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.53% 96.94% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11801 15169 16871
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Technical Leader in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in the South East

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in the South East

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Leader within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +25 24 £53,750 -12.24%
Hampshire +42 23 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Berkshire +8 12 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 9 £62,500 - 1
Kent +11 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Sussex +10 1 £56,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 1 - - 1
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Technical Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 57 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (24.75%) Windows
3 43 (21.72%) Java
4 42 (21.21%) C#
5 40 (20.20%) Microsoft
6 39 (19.70%) Mentoring
7 36 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 33 (16.67%) .NET
9 32 (16.16%) TDD
10 31 (15.66%) Finance
10 31 (15.66%) SQL
11 30 (15.15%) Linux
12 28 (14.14%) Migration
13 27 (13.64%) Scrum
14 26 (13.13%) ITIL
14 26 (13.13%) Translating Business Requirements
15 25 (12.63%) Data Migration
15 25 (12.63%) ASP.NET
15 25 (12.63%) C++
15 25 (12.63%) JavaScript
16 24 (12.12%) Active Directory
16 24 (12.12%) SAP
16 24 (12.12%) Machine Learning
17 23 (11.62%) Business Transformation
17 23 (11.62%) VMware
17 23 (11.62%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
18 21 (10.61%) HTML
18 21 (10.61%) Web Services
19 20 (10.10%) Software Engineering
19 20 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical 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 11 (5.56%) Apache
2 10 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.04%) CMS
3 8 (4.04%) SAS
4 7 (3.54%) Drupal
5 5 (2.53%) JBoss
5 5 (2.53%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.02%) IIS
6 4 (2.02%) nginx
6 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.52%) WordPress
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.01%) Jetty
8 2 (1.01%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.51%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 18 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.01%) Force.com
3 2 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.01%) Taleo
4 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
4 1 (0.51%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) VPN
2 12 (6.06%) LAN
3 11 (5.56%) WAN
4 10 (5.05%) Firewall
5 8 (4.04%) SAN
5 8 (4.04%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.54%) BIG-IP
7 4 (2.02%) DHCP
7 4 (2.02%) DNS
7 4 (2.02%) Internet
7 4 (2.02%) Wireless
8 3 (1.52%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.52%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.52%) WLAN
9 2 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.01%) IPsec
9 2 (1.01%) SSL
9 2 (1.01%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.51%) FTP
10 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.09%) Big Data
3 15 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.53%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.53%) MariaDB
6 5 (2.53%) MySQL
6 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.02%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.01%) Redis
8 2 (1.01%) Spark SQL
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (8.08%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.05%) NUnit
2 10 (5.05%) Selenium
3 9 (4.55%) JUnit
3 9 (4.55%) Maven
3 9 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.04%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.54%) JIRA
5 7 (3.54%) Subversion
6 6 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.53%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.53%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.02%) Gradle
9 2 (1.01%) Mockito
9 2 (1.01%) NSubstitute
9 2 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.51%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.51%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.51%) TestNG
General
1 31 (15.66%) Finance
2 14 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.54%) Marketing
4 6 (3.03%) Retail
5 3 (1.52%) Electronics
6 2 (1.01%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.67%) .NET
2 25 (12.63%) ASP.NET
3 21 (10.61%) HTML
3 21 (10.61%) Web Services
4 16 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (8.08%) Spring
5 15 (7.58%) Hibernate
6 14 (7.07%) REST
7 13 (6.57%) CSS
7 13 (6.57%) WPF
8 11 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 10 (5.05%) JSON
9 10 (5.05%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (4.55%) HTML5
10 9 (4.55%) Java EE
10 9 (4.55%) SOAP
11 8 (4.04%) J2EE
11 8 (4.04%) WCF
12 7 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (3.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.54%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.02%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.52%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.01%) iPad
6 2 (1.01%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (1.01%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Robotics
7 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.75%) Windows
2 30 (15.15%) Linux
3 17 (8.59%) Android
3 17 (8.59%) Apple iOS
4 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.05%) Unix
6 8 (4.04%) Mac OS
7 6 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (2.02%) CentOS
10 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (19.70%) Mentoring
3 32 (16.16%) TDD
4 28 (14.14%) Migration
5 27 (13.64%) Scrum
6 26 (13.13%) ITIL
6 26 (13.13%) Translating Business Requirements
7 25 (12.63%) Data Migration
8 24 (12.12%) Machine Learning
9 23 (11.62%) Business Transformation
9 23 (11.62%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
10 20 (10.10%) Software Engineering
11 19 (9.60%) MVC
12 17 (8.59%) BDD
13 16 (8.08%) Microservices
13 16 (8.08%) Requirements Management
14 14 (7.07%) Coaching
15 13 (6.57%) Unit Testing
16 11 (5.56%) Open Source
16 11 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.72%) Java
2 42 (21.21%) C#
3 31 (15.66%) SQL
4 25 (12.63%) C++
4 25 (12.63%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.09%) C
6 9 (4.55%) PHP
7 8 (4.04%) Objective-C
7 8 (4.04%) Python
8 7 (3.54%) Scala
9 5 (2.53%) Ruby
10 4 (2.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.52%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.01%) Perl
13 1 (0.51%) Groovy
13 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.02%) CCIE
4 4 (2.02%) CCNP
4 4 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.02%) Degree
5 3 (1.52%) CCNA
5 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.01%) MCSE
6 2 (1.01%) VCP4
6 2 (1.01%) VCP5
6 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.51%) CCA
7 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.51%) ISEB
7 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) SLA
2 10 (5.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.03%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.02%) QA
5 3 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.56%) Docker
4 7 (3.54%) vSphere
5 5 (2.53%) Firmware
6 3 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.52%) XenApp
7 2 (1.01%) vCloud
7 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.51%) HDFS
8 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.03%) Puppet
2 4 (2.02%) SCCM
3 3 (1.52%) Ansible
3 3 (1.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.52%) SCOrch
3 3 (1.52%) ThinApp
3 3 (1.52%) WSUS
4 2 (1.01%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.01%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.01%) Nagios
4 2 (1.01%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.51%) Terraform
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 40 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.12%) SAP
3 23 (11.62%) VMware
4 18 (9.09%) Cisco
5 11 (5.56%) Juniper
5 11 (5.56%) Remedy
6 9 (4.55%) Oracle
7 7 (3.54%) F5
7 7 (3.54%) Gemalto
8 6 (3.03%) Avaya
8 6 (3.03%) Dell
8 6 (3.03%) IBM
9 5 (2.53%) webMethods
10 4 (2.02%) EMC
10 4 (2.02%) HP
10 4 (2.02%) Jaspersoft
10 4 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.52%) CA
11 3 (1.52%) EqualLogic
11 3 (1.52%) Sun
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