Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

People Management
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 338 300 306
Rank change year-on-year -38 +6 +2
Permanent jobs citing People Management 1651 2022 2319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.06% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.19% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1583 1727
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +3.60%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,500
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 156565 170492 194103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.23% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123230 141844 159582
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 -35 1487 £57,500 -4.17% 83
UK excluding London -12 986 £55,000 - 67
London -44 629 £65,000 -7.14% 22
North of England -1 276 £50,500 -9.82% 27
South East -13 202 £55,000 +4.76% 19
East of England +30 163 £52,500 -19.23% 10
North West -14 152 £51,250 -2.38% 17
Midlands -17 148 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +14 111 £55,000 -4.35% 5
Scotland +16 108 £50,000 -20.00% 6
West Midlands -39 104 £60,000 +7.14% 1
South West -18 68 £60,000 +26.32% 4
East Midlands +30 44 £50,000 -
Wales -4 22 £45,000 -14.29%
North East +13 13 £47,596 -20.67% 5
Northern Ireland -32 3 £62,500 +38.89%

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing People Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for People Management.

1 760 (46.03%) Finance
2 501 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
3 396 (23.99%) Project Management
4 335 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 308 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
6 281 (17.02%) Microsoft
7 278 (16.84%) Mentoring
8 274 (16.60%) Banking
9 261 (15.81%) SQL
10 248 (15.02%) ITIL
11 221 (13.39%) Degree
12 204 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 195 (11.81%) Service Delivery
14 194 (11.75%) Windows
15 179 (10.84%) Analytics
16 171 (10.36%) PRINCE2
17 150 (9.09%) Coaching
18 145 (8.78%) SDLC
19 142 (8.60%) Risk Management
20 130 (7.87%) Scrum
21 124 (7.51%) Java
21 124 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
21 124 (7.51%) Infrastructure Management
22 120 (7.27%) Service Management
23 117 (7.09%) .NET
24 115 (6.97%) Wealth Management
25 114 (6.90%) SLA
26 113 (6.84%) Asset Management
26 113 (6.84%) Waterfall
26 113 (6.84%) PMO

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 82 (4.97%) SAS
2 32 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 28 (1.70%) Skype for Business
4 22 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.27%) IIS
6 20 (1.21%) Confluence
7 13 (0.79%) Apache
8 11 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (0.48%) NetWeaver
10 8 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.42%) CMS
12 6 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.36%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.30%) nginx
13 5 (0.30%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.24%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.18%) Moodle
16 2 (0.12%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 104 (6.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (4.18%) Microsoft Project
3 64 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
4 62 (3.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 40 (2.42%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.61%) InVision
7 9 (0.55%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.36%) SPSS
10 5 (0.30%) Niku Workbench
11 4 (0.24%) EViews
12 3 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.061%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.061%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.061%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 25 (1.51%) SAP S/4HANA
2 21 (1.27%) SAP CO
2 21 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 21 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 20 (1.21%) Magento
4 19 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.91%) Oracle CRM
6 14 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 8 (0.48%) SAP CRM
10 7 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 6 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
11 6 (0.36%) Exstream
11 6 (0.36%) Maximo
11 6 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
12 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.30%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 88 (5.33%) SaaS
2 73 (4.42%) Office 365
3 72 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.91%) GitHub
5 15 (0.91%) Oracle CX
5 15 (0.91%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 12 (0.73%) Yammer
7 9 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (0.48%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.42%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
10 6 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.36%) npm
11 5 (0.30%) IaaS
11 5 (0.30%) Serverless
12 3 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.48%) LAN
2 33 (2.00%) Firewall
2 33 (2.00%) Skype
3 31 (1.88%) WAN
4 19 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.03%) SAN
5 17 (1.03%) VoIP
6 15 (0.91%) DNS
7 13 (0.79%) Intranet
8 11 (0.67%) DHCP
8 11 (0.67%) NAS
8 11 (0.67%) VPN
8 11 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (0.61%) Internet
9 10 (0.61%) Network Security
9 10 (0.61%) PBX
9 10 (0.61%) Unified Communications
10 9 (0.55%) FTP
11 8 (0.48%) Wireless
12 7 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.36%) Base SAS
2 72 (4.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 72 (4.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 72 (4.36%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 41 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 27 (1.64%) MySQL
6 25 (1.51%) NoSQL
7 21 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (1.15%) Oracle Database
9 18 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (1.03%) BODI
10 17 (1.03%) Oracle OWB
11 14 (0.85%) Big Data
11 14 (0.85%) SAP BW
12 13 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
13 11 (0.67%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 72 (4.36%) ProC
2 43 (2.60%) JIRA
3 25 (1.51%) Cucumber
4 22 (1.33%) Jenkins
5 19 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 19 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 18 (1.09%) Selenium
7 13 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (0.73%) Ranorex
8 12 (0.73%) SoapUI
9 11 (0.67%) Artifactory
9 11 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.61%) PHPUnit
11 9 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (0.48%) Appium
12 8 (0.48%) Gradle
12 8 (0.48%) Grunt
12 8 (0.48%) gulp
12 8 (0.48%) Subversion
General
1 760 (46.03%) Finance
2 274 (16.60%) Banking
3 107 (6.48%) Retail Banking
4 94 (5.69%) Marketing
5 93 (5.63%) Investment Banking
6 81 (4.91%) Retail
7 50 (3.03%) Legal
8 48 (2.91%) Telecoms
9 34 (2.06%) Advertising
10 28 (1.70%) Back Office
10 28 (1.70%) Games
11 21 (1.27%) Manufacturing
12 20 (1.21%) German Language
13 18 (1.09%) Military
14 17 (1.03%) Law
15 13 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.55%) Billing
16 9 (0.55%) Front Office
17 8 (0.48%) Electronics
18 6 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 188 (11.39%) Project Manager
2 182 (11.02%) Consultant
3 151 (9.15%) IT Manager
4 119 (7.21%) Service Manager
5 106 (6.42%) Team Leader
6 103 (6.24%) Developer
7 90 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
8 80 (4.85%) Analyst
9 74 (4.48%) SAS Consultant
10 72 (4.36%) Development Manager
10 72 (4.36%) Senior SAS Consultant
11 68 (4.12%) Senior Manager
12 62 (3.76%) Portfolio Manager
13 61 (3.69%) Programme Manager
14 59 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
15 48 (2.91%) IT Services Manager
16 45 (2.73%) SAP Manager
17 44 (2.67%) Architect
18 40 (2.42%) IT Project Manager
19 38 (2.30%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (7.09%) .NET
2 80 (4.85%) HTML
3 72 (4.36%) Web Services
4 39 (2.36%) AngularJS
4 39 (2.36%) CSS
5 32 (1.94%) HTML5
6 31 (1.88%) ASP.NET
7 29 (1.76%) React
7 29 (1.76%) Symfony
8 28 (1.70%) SOAP
9 26 (1.57%) jQuery
10 22 (1.33%) Laravel
11 21 (1.27%) REST
12 19 (1.15%) JSON
13 17 (1.03%) RESTful
14 16 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (0.91%) .NET Framework
15 15 (0.91%) Spring
16 13 (0.79%) JAX-RS
16 13 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 308 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 73 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 66 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 54 (3.27%) User Experience
6 52 (3.15%) Virtual Team
7 51 (3.09%) Derivative
8 39 (2.36%) Fintech
9 18 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
9 18 (1.09%) PMI
10 17 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (0.85%) e-Learning
12 13 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (0.67%) FMCG
13 11 (0.67%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.61%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.48%) Social Media
16 7 (0.42%) Equities
16 7 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 194 (11.75%) Windows
2 81 (4.91%) Linux
3 59 (3.57%) Unix
4 57 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 27 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (0.91%) Android
8 13 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.61%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.42%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.36%) AIX
12 6 (0.36%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.24%) CentOS
13 4 (0.24%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.12%) Solaris
15 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (23.99%) Project Management
3 335 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 278 (16.84%) Mentoring
5 248 (15.02%) ITIL
6 204 (12.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 195 (11.81%) Service Delivery
8 179 (10.84%) Analytics
9 171 (10.36%) PRINCE2
10 150 (9.09%) Coaching
11 145 (8.78%) SDLC
12 142 (8.60%) Risk Management
13 130 (7.87%) Scrum
14 124 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
14 124 (7.51%) Infrastructure Management
15 120 (7.27%) Service Management
16 115 (6.97%) Wealth Management
17 113 (6.84%) Asset Management
17 113 (6.84%) Waterfall
18 112 (6.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (15.81%) SQL
2 124 (7.51%) Java
3 98 (5.94%) JavaScript
4 72 (4.36%) PROC SQL
4 72 (4.36%) SAS Macro
5 65 (3.94%) C#
6 38 (2.30%) PHP
7 30 (1.82%) C
8 19 (1.15%) PowerShell
8 19 (1.15%) Python
9 15 (0.91%) VB.NET
10 12 (0.73%) C++
10 12 (0.73%) VB
11 11 (0.67%) Perl
12 10 (0.61%) ABAP
12 10 (0.61%) Ruby
12 10 (0.61%) Scala
13 8 (0.48%) T-SQL
13 8 (0.48%) VBA
14 5 (0.30%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 221 (13.39%) Degree
2 40 (2.42%) PMP
3 38 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 34 (2.06%) ISEB
5 33 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
6 31 (1.88%) PMI Certification
7 26 (1.57%) CISSP
8 22 (1.33%) CISM
9 20 (1.21%) Master's Degree
9 20 (1.21%) Security Cleared
10 19 (1.15%) CISA
10 19 (1.15%) MBA
11 18 (1.09%) SC Cleared
12 15 (0.91%) MCSE
13 14 (0.85%) CCNA
13 14 (0.85%) CIPD
13 14 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (6.90%) SLA
2 113 (6.84%) PMO
3 101 (6.12%) QA
4 24 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (1.09%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.85%) GDPR
7 14 (0.85%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 12 (0.73%) ISO 9001
9 12 (0.73%) P3O
10 5 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
11 4 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.18%) EMIR
12 3 (0.18%) MiFID
13 2 (0.12%) COBIT
14 1 (0.061%) ISO 26262
14 1 (0.061%) MISRA C
14 1 (0.061%) PMBOK
System Software
1 82 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.15%) Docker
5 12 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (0.61%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.12%) RACF
7 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.12%) vSphere
8 1 (0.061%) Firmware
8 1 (0.061%) KVM
8 1 (0.061%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.061%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (1.39%) SCCM
2 22 (1.33%) Puppet
3 20 (1.21%) SCOM
4 13 (0.79%) Ansible
5 11 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.42%) SCOrch
7 6 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 6 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.30%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.24%) IBM BigFix
9 4 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.18%) Grafana
10 3 (0.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.18%) Salt
10 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.18%) TADDM
11 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.12%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 281 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 106 (6.42%) Oracle
3 102 (6.18%) SAP
4 86 (5.21%) VMware
5 61 (3.69%) Cisco
6 52 (3.15%) Citrix
7 44 (2.67%) Cognos
8 38 (2.30%) Teradata
9 37 (2.24%) MicroStrategy
10 30 (1.82%) HP
11 29 (1.76%) Tableau
12 27 (1.64%) IBM
12 27 (1.64%) Informatica
13 23 (1.39%) ServiceNow
13 23 (1.39%) Xerox
14 21 (1.27%) Adobe
15 17 (1.03%) Dell
16 16 (0.97%) Remedy
17 15 (0.91%) Red Hat
18 14 (0.85%) Mitel