Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Leader was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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 West
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 251 257
Rank change year-on-year -50 +6 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Leader 37 79 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.75% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.77% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 70 79
South West median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +38.55% -12.63%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,993 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10,342 10,194 10,843
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 97.26% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8,591 8,516 9,109
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Technical Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Leader in the South West

Technical Leader
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Technical Leader in the South West

Technical Leader
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Leader in the South West over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Leader in the South West

Technical Leader
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Bristol -23 16 £42,500 -29.17% 2
Gloucestershire +19 9 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Wiltshire -11 7 £50,000 - 2
Dorset -38 4 £75,000 +30.43%
Somerset +28 1 £62,500 +19.05%
Technical Leader
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, Technical 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 West region featuring Technical Leader in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 17 (45.95%) VMware
4 13 (35.14%) Firewall
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Cisco
5 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
6 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (24.32%) Citrix
7 9 (24.32%) CCNA
7 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
7 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
7 9 (24.32%) Java
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
7 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
7 9 (24.32%) Office 365
8 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
8 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (21.62%) Linux
8 8 (21.62%) SAN
9 7 (18.92%) CCNP
9 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
9 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.22%) Veeam
10 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
10 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
10 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared

Technical Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.70%) Mule
4 1 (2.70%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (24.32%) Office 365
3 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (13.51%) LAN
3 5 (13.51%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (13.51%) Unified Communications
3 5 (13.51%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) HTTP
5 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
5 2 (5.41%) SSL
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) PBX
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Ant
1 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.11%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.70%) ER Studio
2 1 (2.70%) ERwin
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
1 4 (10.81%) RESTful
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Flex
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (16.22%) Clustering
2 6 (16.22%) Driving Licence
3 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.62%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
3 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (16.22%) Data Protection
4 6 (16.22%) DevOps
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) ArchiMate
5 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (13.51%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) MVC
7 3 (8.11%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) C
5 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) C++
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (24.32%) CCNA
3 7 (18.92%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (10.81%) MCSA
6 4 (10.81%) MCSE
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) CEH
8 1 (2.70%) ISEB
8 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.51%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (5.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
1 5 (13.51%) SCOM
1 5 (13.51%) vRealize
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) Terraform
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) VMware
3 12 (32.43%) Cisco
4 9 (24.32%) Citrix
5 6 (16.22%) Veeam
6 3 (8.11%) Adobe
7 2 (5.41%) HP
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) arcserve
8 1 (2.70%) ATG
8 1 (2.70%) Cognos
8 1 (2.70%) Guidewire
8 1 (2.70%) hybris
8 1 (2.70%) McAfee
8 1 (2.70%) Mitel
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (2.70%) Synology
8 1 (2.70%) Twitter
8 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard