Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Team (including Distributed Team, Remote Team, Dispersed Team)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 388 439 355
Rank change year-on-year +51 -84 +54
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 1,366 1,138 1,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.66% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 1.61% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 977 811 1,395
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £95,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -0.50%

Virtual Team is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 73,212 70,488 89,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.70% 40.64% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57,506 57,616 71,689
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the UK

Virtual Team
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Virtual Team in the UK

Virtual Team
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Team in the UK

Virtual Team
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +32 1,212 £57,500 - 156
UK excluding London +48 664 £52,500 +10.53% 87
London +41 603 £70,000 +3.70% 80
South East +12 201 £55,500 +23.33% 27
North of England +48 154 £53,750 +25.00% 19
East of England -25 93 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Midlands +2 89 £52,500 +40.00% 9
North West +26 81 £55,000 +15.79% 10
West Midlands 0 70 £52,500 +7.14% 4
Scotland -1 63 £50,000 -21.88% 11
South West +12 59 £42,500 -10.53% 10
Yorkshire +19 48 £60,000 +39.53% 7
North East - 24 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +8 19 £45,000 +36.36% 5
Wales +13 12 £60,000 +33.33%
Northern Ireland -17 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Team 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 Virtual Team.

1 531 (38.87%) Finance
2 504 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
3 307 (22.47%) Virtual Team Management
4 268 (19.62%) Project Management
5 207 (15.15%) Java
6 206 (15.08%) Degree
7 203 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 201 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 174 (12.74%) Microsoft
10 154 (11.27%) SQL
10 154 (11.27%) Windows
11 149 (10.91%) SAP
12 139 (10.18%) Banking
13 134 (9.81%) JavaScript
14 126 (9.22%) ITIL
15 125 (9.15%) Oracle
16 123 (9.00%) PRINCE2
17 122 (8.93%) Linux
18 110 (8.05%) Scrum
19 109 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
19 109 (7.98%) Business Development
20 104 (7.61%) SQL Server
21 102 (7.47%) DevOps
22 100 (7.32%) HTML
23 99 (7.25%) SDLC
24 97 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
24 97 (7.10%) QA
25 92 (6.73%) Software Engineering
26 91 (6.66%) Python
26 91 (6.66%) TDD

Virtual Team
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 51 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 31 (2.27%) Documentum
3 29 (2.12%) Apache
4 28 (2.05%) IIS
4 28 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 19 (1.39%) CMS
5 19 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.32%) Confluence
6 18 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 16 (1.17%) MS Exchange
8 13 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.88%) MQSeries
9 12 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.66%) OpenStack
10 9 (0.66%) SAS
11 8 (0.59%) Apache Pig
12 7 (0.51%) NServiceBus
12 7 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.44%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 53 (3.88%) Microsoft Project
2 42 (3.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.22%) HipChat
7 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.073%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 31 (2.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 21 (1.54%) SAP SD
3 15 (1.10%) SAP CO
3 15 (1.10%) SAP FI
3 15 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.88%) SAP APO
6 11 (0.81%) Endur
7 10 (0.73%) SAP MM
7 10 (0.73%) SAP QM
8 8 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.51%) SAP SRM
10 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (0.37%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
10 5 (0.37%) SAP PM
11 4 (0.29%) SAP Retail
11 4 (0.29%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 76 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (4.32%) SaaS
4 39 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (2.12%) Office 365
6 26 (1.90%) PaaS
7 21 (1.54%) IaaS
8 18 (1.32%) GitHub
9 15 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (0.66%) npm
12 8 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.51%) Google Compute Engine
14 6 (0.44%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.44%) Slack
15 5 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.95%) Internet
2 39 (2.86%) WAN
3 36 (2.64%) LAN
4 24 (1.76%) HTTP
5 23 (1.68%) Wireless
6 21 (1.54%) Firewall
7 17 (1.24%) SAN
8 16 (1.17%) TCP/IP
9 15 (1.10%) VoIP
9 15 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (1.02%) DNS
11 12 (0.88%) VPN
12 11 (0.81%) Skype
12 11 (0.81%) Unified Communications
13 10 (0.73%) MPLS
14 9 (0.66%) BGP
14 9 (0.66%) Network Security
15 8 (0.59%) Broadband
16 7 (0.51%) DHCP
17 6 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 97 (7.10%) Data Warehouse
3 54 (3.95%) SAP HANA
4 50 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 48 (3.51%) Big Data
6 47 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (3.00%) MySQL
8 41 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
9 39 (2.86%) NoSQL
10 38 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
11 33 (2.42%) QlikView
12 31 (2.27%) MongoDB
13 25 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
14 21 (1.54%) RDBMS
15 17 (1.24%) Blockchain
15 17 (1.24%) Hadoop
15 17 (1.24%) HBase
16 14 (1.02%) GIS
17 12 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 56 (4.10%) JIRA
2 48 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 36 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 25 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.54%) Subversion
6 19 (1.39%) Selenium
7 16 (1.17%) Cucumber
8 14 (1.02%) gulp
9 11 (0.81%) Maven
9 11 (0.81%) Mocha
9 11 (0.81%) MSBuild
9 11 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (0.73%) FitNesse
10 10 (0.73%) JUnit
10 10 (0.73%) Sinon.JS
11 9 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.66%) RSpec
12 8 (0.59%) CMake
12 8 (0.59%) Gradle
13 7 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 531 (38.87%) Finance
2 139 (10.18%) Banking
3 88 (6.44%) Marketing
4 87 (6.37%) Investment Banking
5 64 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 53 (3.88%) Retail Banking
7 52 (3.81%) Retail
8 51 (3.73%) Legal
9 44 (3.22%) Back Office
10 37 (2.71%) Advertising
11 34 (2.49%) Billing
12 28 (2.05%) Manufacturing
13 23 (1.68%) Front Office
14 21 (1.54%) Games
15 18 (1.32%) Law
16 13 (0.95%) Publishing
17 12 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
17 12 (0.88%) German Language
17 12 (0.88%) Military
17 12 (0.88%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 168 (12.30%) Project Manager
2 162 (11.86%) Analyst
3 157 (11.49%) Developer
4 149 (10.91%) Consultant
5 122 (8.93%) Architect
6 121 (8.86%) Business Analyst
7 68 (4.98%) IT Manager
8 54 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
9 46 (3.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 46 (3.37%) SAP Consultant
10 40 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
11 39 (2.86%) Senior Developer
12 37 (2.71%) IT Project Manager
13 34 (2.49%) Business Consultant
14 32 (2.34%) Banking Analyst
14 32 (2.34%) Data Architect
15 29 (2.12%) Business Intelligence Architect
16 28 (2.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
17 27 (1.98%) Principal Consultant
17 27 (1.98%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (7.32%) HTML
2 88 (6.44%) XML
3 78 (5.71%) REST
4 69 (5.05%) CSS
4 69 (5.05%) Web Services
5 68 (4.98%) .NET
6 67 (4.90%) AngularJS
7 52 (3.81%) JSON
8 48 (3.51%) Middleware
9 44 (3.22%) SOAP
10 36 (2.64%) HTML5
10 36 (2.64%) Spring
11 33 (2.42%) Node.js
12 30 (2.20%) CSS3
13 28 (2.05%) jQuery
13 28 (2.05%) RESTful
14 26 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (1.61%) JMS
16 21 (1.54%) Kafka
17 19 (1.39%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 201 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.78%) Data Centre
3 68 (4.98%) Computer Science
4 54 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 46 (3.37%) Life Science
6 40 (2.93%) Derivative
7 39 (2.86%) Fintech
8 36 (2.64%) User Experience
9 34 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 28 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (2.05%) Equities
11 24 (1.76%) Fixed Income
12 21 (1.54%) Mobile App
13 16 (1.17%) PMI
13 16 (1.17%) Public Cloud
14 13 (0.95%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.95%) Tandem
15 12 (0.88%) Credit Risk
16 11 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
16 11 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 154 (11.27%) Windows
2 122 (8.93%) Linux
3 56 (4.10%) Unix
3 56 (4.10%) Windows Server
4 34 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (2.42%) Android
6 31 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 29 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (1.32%) Windows 10
8 18 (1.32%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.51%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.37%) Debian
10 5 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.29%) AIX
11 4 (0.29%) DC/OS
12 3 (0.22%) VMS
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.15%) zOS
14 1 (0.073%) CentOS
14 1 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (22.47%) Virtual Team Management
3 268 (19.62%) Project Management
4 203 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 126 (9.22%) ITIL
6 123 (9.00%) PRINCE2
7 110 (8.05%) Scrum
8 109 (7.98%) Business Development
8 109 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
9 102 (7.47%) DevOps
10 99 (7.25%) SDLC
11 92 (6.73%) Software Engineering
12 91 (6.66%) TDD
13 89 (6.52%) ETL
14 85 (6.22%) Analytics
15 78 (5.71%) Test Automation
16 76 (5.56%) Business Analysis
17 75 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
18 72 (5.27%) Presales
19 67 (4.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 207 (15.15%) Java
2 154 (11.27%) SQL
3 134 (9.81%) JavaScript
4 91 (6.66%) Python
5 82 (6.00%) C#
6 65 (4.76%) C
7 55 (4.03%) PHP
8 54 (3.95%) C++
8 54 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 29 (2.12%) Ruby
10 28 (2.05%) PL/SQL
11 22 (1.61%) Perl
12 20 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.32%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.24%) XPath
15 16 (1.17%) Bash Shell
16 12 (0.88%) TypeScript
17 11 (0.81%) VBA
18 10 (0.73%) Go
18 10 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 206 (15.08%) Degree
2 36 (2.64%) PMI Certification
3 29 (2.12%) PMP
4 25 (1.83%) APMP
4 25 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 25 (1.83%) ISEB
5 24 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (1.24%) CISSP
6 17 (1.24%) Security Cleared
7 16 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (1.10%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.95%) MCSE
10 12 (0.88%) DBS Check
10 12 (0.88%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.81%) MCSA
11 11 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (0.73%) CISA
12 10 (0.73%) CISM
13 8 (0.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (7.10%) QA
2 47 (3.44%) SLA
3 46 (3.37%) GxP
4 41 (3.00%) PMO
5 39 (2.86%) GDPR
6 25 (1.83%) Data Quality
7 23 (1.68%) MiFID
8 9 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.37%) RosettaNet
11 3 (0.22%) COBIT
11 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.22%) P3O
12 2 (0.15%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.073%) EMIR
13 1 (0.073%) IEC 62304
13 1 (0.073%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.073%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 39 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.78%) Docker
3 26 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.44%) vSphere
7 5 (0.37%) HDFS
7 5 (0.37%) XenApp
7 5 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.22%) Firmware
10 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.15%) KVM
11 1 (0.073%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 1 (0.073%) NFS
11 1 (0.073%) vCloud
11 1 (0.073%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.073%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (3.00%) Ansible
2 28 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (1.90%) Puppet
4 25 (1.83%) SCCM
5 19 (1.39%) Terraform
6 12 (0.88%) SCOM
7 10 (0.73%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.44%) Mesos
10 5 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.37%) systemd
10 5 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.29%) Kibana
11 4 (0.29%) Nagios
12 3 (0.22%) Consul
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
12 3 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 174 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 149 (10.91%) SAP
3 125 (9.15%) Oracle
4 42 (3.07%) Informatica
4 42 (3.07%) VMware
5 40 (2.93%) IBM
6 39 (2.86%) Cisco
6 39 (2.86%) Tableau
7 31 (2.27%) OpenText
8 30 (2.20%) Cognos
9 29 (2.12%) Google
10 20 (1.46%) HP
10 20 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.39%) Ariba
11 19 (1.39%) Citrix
12 16 (1.17%) Capita
13 13 (0.95%) Bloomberg
13 13 (0.95%) EMC
13 13 (0.95%) hybris
14 11 (0.81%) OpenLink