Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 427 332
Rank change year-on-year +36 -95 +82
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 1367 1349 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.71% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 1.72% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 916 915 1517
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,450 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%

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 75301 78287 91139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.26% 40.97% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56522 64209 72964
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 October 2017.

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 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 1207 £60,000 +4.35% 84
UK excluding London +10 661 £55,000 +10.00% 57
London +50 630 £70,000 +7.69% 34
South East +8 180 £60,000 +9.09% 14
North of England +53 127 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Midlands +17 103 £52,000 +48.57% 8
Scotland -5 82 £57,500 +109.09% 4
East of England -31 80 £40,000 -20.00% 11
North West +34 77 £50,000 +11.11% 11
West Midlands +7 75 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South West -14 70 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands +26 28 £51,000 +54.55% 2
Yorkshire 0 28 £60,000 -9.43% 3
North East +34 22 £45,000 +19.60% 2
Northern Ireland - 16 £67,500 - 1
Wales +11 3 £24,000 -43.53% 2

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Team 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 Virtual Team.

1 563 (41.19%) Finance
2 488 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
3 309 (22.60%) Virtual Team Management
4 272 (19.90%) Project Management
5 258 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
6 226 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 214 (15.65%) Degree
8 211 (15.44%) Banking
9 204 (14.92%) Microsoft
10 189 (13.83%) Java
11 182 (13.31%) ITIL
12 171 (12.51%) SQL
13 152 (11.12%) SDLC
14 147 (10.75%) Investment Banking
15 144 (10.53%) JavaScript
16 142 (10.39%) Windows
17 137 (10.02%) SAP
18 136 (9.95%) Retail Banking
19 132 (9.66%) Asset Management
20 126 (9.22%) Oracle
21 123 (9.00%) HTML
22 122 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
23 119 (8.71%) SQL Server
24 117 (8.56%) PRINCE2
24 117 (8.56%) Service Delivery
24 117 (8.56%) Wealth Management
25 112 (8.19%) Software Engineering
26 107 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
27 102 (7.46%) DevOps
28 100 (7.32%) Scrum

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 49 (3.58%) IIS
2 37 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 24 (1.76%) Apache
4 23 (1.68%) CMS
4 23 (1.68%) MS Exchange
5 21 (1.54%) Skype for Business
6 19 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (1.39%) OpenStack
7 16 (1.17%) Documentum
7 16 (1.17%) SAS
8 15 (1.10%) Confluence
9 14 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.88%) IBM Domino
11 9 (0.66%) FileNet
12 8 (0.59%) GemFire
13 7 (0.51%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.51%) ColdFusion
13 7 (0.51%) nginx
14 6 (0.44%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 57 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (3.51%) Microsoft Project
3 47 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
4 33 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.37%) Campfire
8 1 (0.073%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.073%) HipChat
8 1 (0.073%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.073%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 21 (1.54%) SAP SD
2 18 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (1.02%) SAP QM
4 11 (0.80%) SAP CO
4 11 (0.80%) SAP FI
4 11 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
5 10 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 9 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.51%) SAP APO
7 7 (0.51%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.44%) SAP MDG
8 6 (0.44%) SAP Retail
8 6 (0.44%) SAP SRM
9 5 (0.37%) SAP MDM
9 5 (0.37%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.29%) Endur
11 3 (0.22%) Findur
11 3 (0.22%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 122 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (3.44%) SaaS
4 26 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (1.90%) IaaS
5 21 (1.54%) Office 365
6 19 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 19 (1.39%) PaaS
7 16 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (0.95%) GitHub
10 12 (0.88%) Mimecast
11 10 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (0.73%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
12 8 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (0.51%) Google Analytics
13 7 (0.51%) Route 53
14 6 (0.44%) npm
14 6 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 62 (4.54%) Internet
2 60 (4.39%) Firewall
3 41 (3.00%) HTTP
4 38 (2.78%) BGP
5 36 (2.63%) WAN
6 35 (2.56%) DNS
7 33 (2.41%) OSPF
7 33 (2.41%) SAN
8 26 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
8 26 (1.90%) LAN
9 25 (1.83%) EIGRP
9 25 (1.83%) FTP
9 25 (1.83%) MPLS
10 24 (1.76%) IPsec
11 22 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
11 22 (1.61%) TCP/IP
12 21 (1.54%) DHCP
13 20 (1.46%) Unified Communications
14 18 (1.32%) IGRP
14 18 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 58 (4.24%) SAP HANA
3 48 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 45 (3.29%) Big Data
5 38 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 32 (2.34%) MongoDB
8 28 (2.05%) Hadoop
9 27 (1.98%) MySQL
10 23 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.32%) Data Mining
13 18 (1.32%) NoSQL
13 18 (1.32%) QlikView
14 16 (1.17%) SAP BW
14 16 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 86 (6.29%) JIRA
2 57 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 48 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 33 (2.41%) Selenium
5 25 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 19 (1.39%) Maven
7 19 (1.39%) Subversion
8 16 (1.17%) TeamCity
9 13 (0.95%) Cucumber
10 11 (0.80%) Zephyr
11 10 (0.73%) Mocha
12 9 (0.66%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.59%) gulp
13 8 (0.59%) NUnit
13 8 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.59%) PowerBuilder
13 8 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
14 7 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 563 (41.19%) Finance
2 211 (15.44%) Banking
3 147 (10.75%) Investment Banking
4 136 (9.95%) Retail Banking
5 94 (6.88%) Marketing
6 77 (5.63%) Legal
7 73 (5.34%) Retail
7 73 (5.34%) Telecoms
8 50 (3.66%) Back Office
9 33 (2.41%) Manufacturing
10 28 (2.05%) Front Office
11 21 (1.54%) Billing
11 21 (1.54%) Military
12 18 (1.32%) Games
13 17 (1.24%) Financial Institution
14 14 (1.02%) Advertising
15 13 (0.95%) Publishing
16 12 (0.88%) Local Government
17 11 (0.80%) Law
18 10 (0.73%) German Language
Job Titles
1 183 (13.39%) Analyst
2 157 (11.49%) Developer
3 153 (11.19%) Project Manager
4 117 (8.56%) Business Analyst
5 108 (7.90%) Architect
6 78 (5.71%) Consultant
7 54 (3.95%) IT Analyst
8 49 (3.58%) IT Manager
8 49 (3.58%) Senior Manager
9 41 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 41 (3.00%) Test Manager
10 38 (2.78%) Business IT Analyst
10 38 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
11 37 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (2.63%) HR Analyst
12 36 (2.63%) HR Business Analyst
13 35 (2.56%) Software Engineer
14 34 (2.49%) Java Developer
15 33 (2.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 32 (2.34%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (9.00%) HTML
2 97 (7.10%) CSS
3 91 (6.66%) .NET
4 88 (6.44%) Web Services
5 77 (5.63%) XML
6 68 (4.97%) AngularJS
7 61 (4.46%) REST
8 53 (3.88%) JSON
9 51 (3.73%) RESTful
10 47 (3.44%) HTML5
11 46 (3.37%) SOAP
12 40 (2.93%) ASP.NET
12 40 (2.93%) Node.js
13 35 (2.56%) CSS3
13 35 (2.56%) Spring
14 26 (1.90%) jQuery
15 25 (1.83%) Ajax
15 25 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (1.76%) Angular 2
17 20 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 258 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 88 (6.44%) Data Centre
4 57 (4.17%) User Experience
5 54 (3.95%) Life Science
6 40 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 39 (2.85%) Mobile App
8 36 (2.63%) Algorithms
9 30 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 29 (2.12%) Derivative
11 27 (1.98%) Reference Data
12 25 (1.83%) EMC VNX
13 24 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
13 24 (1.76%) Fintech
14 23 (1.68%) Data Structures
15 17 (1.24%) Equities
16 15 (1.10%) Digital Currency
16 15 (1.10%) Fixed Income
17 14 (1.02%) Blackberry
17 14 (1.02%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 142 (10.39%) Windows
2 98 (7.17%) Windows Server
3 92 (6.73%) Linux
4 73 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (3.95%) Unix
7 39 (2.85%) Android
8 33 (2.41%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.66%) Debian
9 9 (0.66%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.29%) VMS
13 3 (0.22%) CentOS
14 2 (0.15%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 488 (35.70%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (22.60%) Virtual Team Management
3 272 (19.90%) Project Management
4 226 (16.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 182 (13.31%) ITIL
6 152 (11.12%) SDLC
7 132 (9.66%) Asset Management
8 117 (8.56%) PRINCE2
8 117 (8.56%) Service Delivery
8 117 (8.56%) Wealth Management
9 112 (8.19%) Software Engineering
10 107 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 102 (7.46%) DevOps
12 100 (7.32%) Scrum
13 97 (7.10%) Migration
14 94 (6.88%) Performance Management
15 87 (6.36%) Test Automation
16 85 (6.22%) Business Analysis
17 83 (6.07%) Analytics
18 79 (5.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 189 (13.83%) Java
2 171 (12.51%) SQL
3 144 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 95 (6.95%) C#
5 86 (6.29%) Python
6 70 (5.12%) PowerShell
7 64 (4.68%) C++
8 57 (4.17%) C
9 32 (2.34%) Ruby
10 28 (2.05%) PHP
11 22 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 22 (1.61%) T-SQL
12 19 (1.39%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.32%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.24%) R
15 16 (1.17%) ES6
16 13 (0.95%) Objective-C
16 13 (0.95%) Perl
17 12 (0.88%) Go
18 9 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 214 (15.65%) Degree
2 50 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (3.15%) MCSE
4 42 (3.07%) Security Cleared
5 39 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (2.85%) PMI Certification
6 38 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (2.12%) ISEB
7 29 (2.12%) PMP
7 29 (2.12%) SC Cleared
8 26 (1.90%) CISSP
9 25 (1.83%) CCIE
10 20 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 18 (1.32%) CCNP
12 17 (1.24%) MCSA
13 16 (1.17%) CISA
14 15 (1.10%) APMP
15 11 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (0.73%) CNE
16 10 (0.73%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (7.17%) QA
2 56 (4.10%) SLA
3 52 (3.80%) GxP
4 47 (3.44%) PMO
5 18 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.17%) COBIT
7 14 (1.02%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.95%) GDPR
9 11 (0.80%) MiFID
10 6 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 6 (0.44%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.37%) GCP
12 4 (0.29%) P3O
12 4 (0.29%) RosettaNet
13 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.15%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 64 (4.68%) Active Directory
2 49 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (3.51%) Docker
4 32 (2.34%) Hyper-V
5 29 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (1.17%) vSphere
7 13 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (0.95%) XenApp
7 13 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.29%) HDFS
10 3 (0.22%) NFS
11 2 (0.15%) Firmware
11 2 (0.15%) UAG
11 2 (0.15%) vCloud
11 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.073%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 1 (0.073%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.073%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 48 (3.51%) Ansible
2 42 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (2.34%) Puppet
4 31 (2.27%) SCOM
5 27 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
5 27 (1.98%) SCCM
6 13 (0.95%) Kubernetes
7 12 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
7 12 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 10 (0.73%) Terraform
9 6 (0.44%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 6 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.29%) CSIRT
11 3 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.22%) Nagios
11 3 (0.22%) Oozie
11 3 (0.22%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.22%) Salt
11 3 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 204 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 137 (10.02%) SAP
3 126 (9.22%) Oracle
4 99 (7.24%) VMware
5 85 (6.22%) Cisco
6 38 (2.78%) Google
7 37 (2.71%) F5
8 33 (2.41%) CheckPoint
9 32 (2.34%) Citrix
9 32 (2.34%) HP
9 32 (2.34%) Juniper
10 31 (2.27%) IBM
11 27 (1.98%) EMC
12 22 (1.61%) Tableau
13 21 (1.54%) Cadence
14 17 (1.24%) SolarWinds
15 16 (1.17%) OpenText
15 16 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (1.10%) Riverbed
16 15 (1.10%) ServiceNow