Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for People Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited People Management over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

People Management
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 330 348 334
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 -49
Permanent jobs citing People Management 1,602 1,547 2,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.89% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.99% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 1,157 1,545
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +1.77%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

People 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,488 156,273 187,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.87% 89.55% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127,328 128,676 155,037
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

People Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing People Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for People Management in the UK

People Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing People Management.

Salary trend for People Management in the UK

People Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing People Management over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for People Management in the UK

People Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing People Management within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 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
England +9 1,493 £60,000 +4.35% 220
UK excluding London +11 985 £55,000 - 151
London +30 590 £65,000 -3.70% 88
North of England +34 316 £52,500 +2.44% 39
South East +34 229 £63,250 +26.50% 37
North West +13 187 £55,000 +4.76% 19
Midlands -22 162 £58,500 +6.36% 13
West Midlands -26 121 £59,000 +2.61% 8
East of England -19 101 £55,000 -15.38% 30
Yorkshire +45 99 £45,000 -10.00% 18
South West -7 95 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Scotland -27 55 £52,500 -8.70% 15
East Midlands -10 41 £57,500 +19.79% 5
North East -2 30 £47,596 -2.37% 2
Wales +12 29 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Northern Ireland -19 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing People 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 with a requirement for People Management.

1 586 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 580 (36.20%) Finance
3 445 (27.78%) Project Management
4 307 (19.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 265 (16.54%) Mentoring
6 253 (15.79%) ITIL
7 234 (14.61%) Microsoft
8 215 (13.42%) PRINCE2
9 214 (13.36%) Degree
9 214 (13.36%) Coaching
10 207 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
11 193 (12.05%) SQL
12 173 (10.80%) Service Delivery
13 151 (9.43%) Java
14 144 (8.99%) Banking
15 141 (8.80%) Windows
16 134 (8.36%) JavaScript
17 129 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
18 128 (7.99%) Scrum
19 122 (7.62%) Risk Management
19 122 (7.62%) Performance Management
20 119 (7.43%) Waterfall
21 117 (7.30%) Change Management
22 115 (7.18%) CRM
22 115 (7.18%) SDLC
23 114 (7.12%) QA
24 108 (6.74%) Analytics
25 106 (6.62%) VMware
26 102 (6.37%) Service Management
27 101 (6.30%) Line Management

People Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 41 (2.56%) SAS
2 19 (1.19%) MS Exchange
2 19 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.06%) IIS
4 16 (1.00%) Skype for Business
5 12 (0.75%) CMS
5 12 (0.75%) NetWeaver
5 12 (0.75%) WordPress
6 11 (0.69%) OpenStack
7 9 (0.56%) Confluence
8 6 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.25%) Apache
10 4 (0.25%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 95 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 64 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
3 61 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
4 46 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 39 (2.43%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.94%) InVision
6 15 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.12%) InDesign
9 2 (0.12%) Niku Workbench
10 1 (0.062%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.062%) Maya
10 1 (0.062%) MotionBuilder
10 1 (0.062%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.062%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (0.81%) Magento
3 12 (0.75%) SAP CRM
4 10 (0.62%) Infor SunSystems
4 10 (0.62%) Relativity
5 8 (0.50%) Maximo
5 8 (0.50%) SAP IS-U
5 8 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
6 7 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.44%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.37%) Exstream
7 6 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.31%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.31%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (0.25%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 98 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (5.93%) SaaS
3 94 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (3.93%) Office 365
5 19 (1.19%) GitHub
6 15 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 14 (0.87%) IaaS
7 14 (0.87%) PaaS
8 13 (0.81%) npm
9 8 (0.50%) Serverless
10 7 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.44%) Yammer
11 6 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.62%) Firewall
2 49 (3.06%) LAN
3 46 (2.87%) WAN
4 31 (1.94%) VoIP
5 23 (1.44%) Skype
6 22 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 19 (1.19%) Internet
7 19 (1.19%) Network Security
8 15 (0.94%) SAN
8 15 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (0.87%) HTTP
9 14 (0.87%) VPN
9 14 (0.87%) Wireless
10 13 (0.81%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.44%) NAS
12 6 (0.37%) Bluetooth
12 6 (0.37%) DNS
12 6 (0.37%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.37%) VLAN
13 5 (0.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 53 (3.31%) MySQL
3 38 (2.37%) Relational Database
4 33 (2.06%) Base SAS
4 33 (2.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 33 (2.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 33 (2.06%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 24 (1.50%) Big Data
6 21 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (1.25%) NoSQL
8 17 (1.06%) Hadoop
9 14 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (0.62%) EDRMS
13 9 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (0.56%) SAP HANA
14 8 (0.50%) Data Lake
14 8 (0.50%) GIS
15 7 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (2.25%) Git (software)
2 33 (2.06%) ProC
3 22 (1.37%) JIRA
4 20 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 19 (1.19%) SoapUI
6 16 (1.00%) gulp
7 15 (0.94%) Selenium
8 14 (0.87%) Grunt
8 14 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (0.75%) Bower
9 12 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (0.56%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.44%) Visual Studio
12 6 (0.37%) Appium
12 6 (0.37%) JUnit
13 5 (0.31%) Artifactory
13 5 (0.31%) Axure RP
13 5 (0.31%) Gatling
13 5 (0.31%) Gradle
13 5 (0.31%) Spock
General
1 580 (36.20%) Finance
2 144 (8.99%) Banking
3 79 (4.93%) Marketing
4 71 (4.43%) Retail
5 58 (3.62%) Legal
6 51 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 30 (1.87%) Games
8 24 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.44%) Billing
10 22 (1.37%) Retail Banking
11 17 (1.06%) Advertising
11 17 (1.06%) Military
12 14 (0.87%) Law
13 11 (0.69%) Electronics
14 10 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.50%) Automotive
15 8 (0.50%) Digital Economy
15 8 (0.50%) Front Office
16 7 (0.44%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (10.30%) Project Manager
2 128 (7.99%) Developer
3 115 (7.18%) IT Manager
4 108 (6.74%) Team Leader
5 107 (6.68%) Consultant
6 90 (5.62%) Analyst
7 85 (5.31%) Service Manager
8 76 (4.74%) Programme Manager
9 71 (4.43%) Delivery Manager
10 67 (4.18%) Senior Manager
11 61 (3.81%) Development Manager
12 55 (3.43%) Architect
13 47 (2.93%) Operations Manager
14 44 (2.75%) Head of IT
14 44 (2.75%) Senior Consultant
15 43 (2.68%) Security Manager
16 39 (2.43%) Technical Leader
17 38 (2.37%) Services Delivery Manager
18 34 (2.12%) Lead Developer
19 32 (2.00%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (5.74%) .NET
2 83 (5.18%) HTML
3 78 (4.87%) Web Services
4 54 (3.37%) CSS
5 45 (2.81%) AngularJS
6 40 (2.50%) HTML5
6 40 (2.50%) React
7 29 (1.81%) Node.js
7 29 (1.81%) RESTful
8 25 (1.56%) ASP.NET
9 23 (1.44%) SOAP
10 18 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
10 18 (1.12%) WCF
11 16 (1.00%) Kafka
11 16 (1.00%) Spring
12 15 (0.94%) Sass
13 14 (0.87%) CSS3
13 14 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (0.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 207 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (5.37%) Data Centre
3 67 (4.18%) Management Information System
4 52 (3.25%) User Experience
5 50 (3.12%) Virtual Team
6 46 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 41 (2.56%) Fintech
8 33 (2.06%) PMI
9 24 (1.50%) Mobile App
10 21 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
11 17 (1.06%) Derivative
12 16 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.00%) IVR
12 16 (1.00%) N-Tier
13 15 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 15 (0.94%) Replication
14 14 (0.87%) Social Media
15 13 (0.81%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.75%) PlayStation
16 12 (0.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 141 (8.80%) Windows
2 84 (5.24%) Linux
3 65 (4.06%) Windows Server
4 35 (2.18%) Unix
5 24 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 11 (0.69%) Android
9 11 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.62%) Solaris
11 7 (0.44%) AIX
12 4 (0.25%) CentOS
12 4 (0.25%) HPUX
12 4 (0.25%) SUSE
13 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 445 (27.78%) Project Management
3 307 (19.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 265 (16.54%) Mentoring
5 253 (15.79%) ITIL
6 215 (13.42%) PRINCE2
7 214 (13.36%) Coaching
8 173 (10.80%) Service Delivery
9 129 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 128 (7.99%) Scrum
11 122 (7.62%) Performance Management
11 122 (7.62%) Risk Management
12 119 (7.43%) Waterfall
13 117 (7.30%) Change Management
14 115 (7.18%) CRM
14 115 (7.18%) SDLC
15 108 (6.74%) Analytics
16 102 (6.37%) Service Management
17 101 (6.30%) Line Management
18 95 (5.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 193 (12.05%) SQL
2 151 (9.43%) Java
3 134 (8.36%) JavaScript
4 88 (5.49%) C#
5 39 (2.43%) C
5 39 (2.43%) Python
6 33 (2.06%) PROC SQL
6 33 (2.06%) Ruby
6 33 (2.06%) SAS Macro
7 23 (1.44%) PHP
8 22 (1.37%) Scala
9 21 (1.31%) PowerShell
9 21 (1.31%) VBA
10 18 (1.12%) C++
11 17 (1.06%) Perl
12 15 (0.94%) T-SQL
13 12 (0.75%) ABAP
13 12 (0.75%) TypeScript
14 10 (0.62%) ES6
14 10 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 214 (13.36%) Degree
2 48 (3.00%) CISSP
3 43 (2.68%) PMI Certification
4 39 (2.43%) CISM
5 37 (2.31%) Security Cleared
6 34 (2.12%) CISA
6 34 (2.12%) SC Cleared
7 32 (2.00%) PMP
8 30 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (1.75%) ISEB
9 28 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 23 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 23 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 22 (1.37%) Master's Degree
12 17 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 16 (1.00%) CCNA
13 16 (1.00%) MCSE
14 15 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.12%) QA
2 80 (4.99%) PMO
3 63 (3.93%) SLA
4 24 (1.50%) PCI DSS
5 23 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.00%) GDPR
7 14 (0.87%) P3O
8 13 (0.81%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.69%) Data Quality
10 9 (0.56%) COBIT
11 7 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.19%) EMIR
12 3 (0.19%) ISO 26262
12 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 3 (0.19%) MiFID
13 2 (0.12%) IEC 62304
13 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.12%) MISRA
14 1 (0.062%) RMADS
System Software
1 64 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 51 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.00%) Docker
5 8 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.44%) vSphere
7 5 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.31%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.25%) Firmware
8 4 (0.25%) XenApp
9 2 (0.12%) Varnish
9 2 (0.12%) vCloud
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (1.87%) Puppet
2 19 (1.19%) SCOM
3 18 (1.12%) Ansible
4 16 (1.00%) SCCM
5 13 (0.81%) SCOrch
6 12 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (0.37%) SCDPM
8 6 (0.37%) vRealize
9 5 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.25%) Salt
10 4 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 3 (0.19%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.12%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
12 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.12%) RSA Archer
13 1 (0.062%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 234 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 106 (6.62%) VMware
3 72 (4.49%) Oracle
4 66 (4.12%) SAP
5 59 (3.68%) Cisco
5 59 (3.68%) Citrix
6 28 (1.75%) Xerox
7 27 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (1.56%) HP
9 20 (1.25%) Red Hat
10 19 (1.19%) Capita
11 17 (1.06%) Dell
11 17 (1.06%) Tableau
12 15 (0.94%) Alias
12 15 (0.94%) Veeam
13 14 (0.87%) Google
14 13 (0.81%) DataCore
15 12 (0.75%) Ab Initio
15 12 (0.75%) Informatica
15 12 (0.75%) ServiceNow