Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 410 339
Rank change year-on-year -11 -71 +60
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 1287 1452 2053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.74% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 1.77% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 829 979 1428
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -3.36% +3.48%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,855
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.68% -7.54%

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 75470 81934 89289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.88% 41.64% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57316 67013 71147
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +16 1163 £60,000 +4.35% 97
UK excluding London -34 650 £55,000 +10.00% 57
London +46 594 £75,000 +15.38% 46
South East +14 185 £62,500 +9.65% 9
Midlands +13 119 £54,250 +27.65% 8
North of England +13 108 £50,000 +2.56% 22
North West +7 74 £50,000 +11.11% 10
South West -26 74 £52,500 +23.53% 2
East of England -69 74 £45,000 -9.55% 10
West Midlands -14 66 £53,750 -2.27% 8
Scotland -25 65 £57,500 +58.62% 4
East Midlands +26 53 £54,250 +44.67%
Northern Ireland - 21 £68,750 - 2
Yorkshire -14 20 £46,750 -22.08% 7
North East +26 14 £41,250 +9.63% 5
Wales 0 4 £24,000 -43.53%

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 510 (39.63%) Finance
2 446 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (21.52%) Virtual Team Management
4 244 (18.96%) Degree
5 229 (17.79%) Project Management
6 219 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
7 204 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 197 (15.31%) Java
9 192 (14.92%) Retail
10 186 (14.45%) Banking
11 181 (14.06%) ITIL
11 181 (14.06%) Microsoft
12 153 (11.89%) SQL
13 147 (11.42%) Oracle
14 144 (11.19%) SDLC
15 135 (10.49%) JavaScript
16 127 (9.87%) Windows
17 122 (9.48%) Software Engineering
18 119 (9.25%) Investment Banking
19 118 (9.17%) PRINCE2
20 117 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
21 116 (9.01%) Computer Science
22 113 (8.78%) Asset Management
23 111 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
24 110 (8.55%) DevOps
25 109 (8.47%) HTML
25 109 (8.47%) Service Delivery
26 105 (8.16%) Scrum
27 102 (7.93%) QA
28 101 (7.85%) Amazon AWS

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 41 (3.19%) IIS
2 28 (2.18%) Apache
3 25 (1.94%) CMS
4 23 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.63%) MS Exchange
6 19 (1.48%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.40%) OpenStack
7 18 (1.40%) SAS
8 15 (1.17%) Confluence
8 15 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.01%) Apache Spark
9 13 (1.01%) GemFire
9 13 (1.01%) Skype for Business
10 10 (0.78%) JBoss
11 9 (0.70%) Apache Pig
11 9 (0.70%) IBM Domino
12 8 (0.62%) Documentum
12 8 (0.62%) nginx
12 8 (0.62%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (3.34%) Microsoft Project
3 39 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
4 27 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.54%) Campfire
6 7 (0.54%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.078%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.078%) HipChat
8 1 (0.078%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.078%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.078%) Revit
8 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.078%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.09%) SAP SD
2 11 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.78%) SAP QM
4 8 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (0.54%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.47%) SAP MDG
6 6 (0.47%) SAP Retail
7 5 (0.39%) SAP MDM
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.23%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.078%) Endur
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.078%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.078%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 117 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (3.26%) SaaS
4 33 (2.56%) IaaS
5 30 (2.33%) PaaS
6 20 (1.55%) GitHub
6 20 (1.55%) Office 365
7 19 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (1.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.70%) Mimecast
12 8 (0.62%) IBM Cloud
13 7 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.54%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.54%) Asana
13 7 (0.54%) Slack
13 7 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (0.47%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.47%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.58%) Firewall
2 47 (3.65%) Internet
3 39 (3.03%) HTTP
4 35 (2.72%) BGP
5 31 (2.41%) OSPF
6 30 (2.33%) WAN
7 29 (2.25%) DNS
8 26 (2.02%) SAN
9 25 (1.94%) TCP/IP
10 24 (1.86%) EIGRP
10 24 (1.86%) IPsec
11 23 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (1.71%) FTP
12 22 (1.71%) MPLS
13 21 (1.63%) Unified Communications
14 17 (1.32%) DHCP
14 17 (1.32%) LAN
14 17 (1.32%) VLAN
15 16 (1.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 74 (5.75%) Big Data
3 54 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 42 (3.26%) Hadoop
5 36 (2.80%) MySQL
6 34 (2.64%) RDBMS
7 31 (2.41%) Data Mining
7 31 (2.41%) SAP HANA
8 30 (2.33%) HBase
9 28 (2.18%) Oracle Database
10 27 (2.10%) MongoDB
11 24 (1.86%) NoSQL
12 21 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.40%) Apache Hive
15 17 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (1.01%) SAP BW
18 12 (0.93%) QlikView
19 11 (0.85%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 86 (6.68%) JIRA
2 73 (5.67%) Git (software)
3 57 (4.43%) Jenkins
4 43 (3.34%) Selenium
5 25 (1.94%) Subversion
6 21 (1.63%) TeamCity
7 19 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 18 (1.40%) Maven
8 18 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (1.01%) NUnit
10 10 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.70%) Gradle
11 9 (0.70%) gulp
11 9 (0.70%) HP UFT
12 8 (0.62%) JMeter
12 8 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (0.62%) Zephyr
13 7 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.54%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (0.54%) Xcode
General
1 510 (39.63%) Finance
2 192 (14.92%) Retail
3 186 (14.45%) Banking
4 119 (9.25%) Investment Banking
5 98 (7.61%) Retail Banking
6 92 (7.15%) Marketing
7 74 (5.75%) Telecoms
8 72 (5.59%) Legal
9 41 (3.19%) Back Office
10 27 (2.10%) Manufacturing
11 25 (1.94%) Financial Institution
12 24 (1.86%) Front Office
13 17 (1.32%) Law
14 16 (1.24%) Billing
14 16 (1.24%) Military
15 14 (1.09%) Publishing
16 11 (0.85%) Advertising
17 10 (0.78%) Games
18 8 (0.62%) Electronics
18 8 (0.62%) German Language
Job Titles
1 166 (12.90%) Analyst
2 159 (12.35%) Developer
3 137 (10.64%) Project Manager
4 109 (8.47%) Architect
5 86 (6.68%) Business Analyst
6 49 (3.81%) Consultant
7 48 (3.73%) Java Developer
8 47 (3.65%) Senior Manager
9 41 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 39 (3.03%) IT Manager
10 39 (3.03%) Test Manager
11 38 (2.95%) IT Analyst
12 36 (2.80%) Service Manager
13 35 (2.72%) Software Engineer
14 34 (2.64%) Senior Developer
15 33 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
16 32 (2.49%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 32 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
17 27 (2.10%) Support Engineer
18 26 (2.02%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (8.47%) HTML
2 89 (6.92%) CSS
3 87 (6.76%) .NET
3 87 (6.76%) Web Services
4 64 (4.97%) XML
5 63 (4.90%) AngularJS
6 59 (4.58%) REST
7 58 (4.51%) JSON
8 57 (4.43%) RESTful
9 48 (3.73%) SOAP
10 44 (3.42%) HTML5
10 44 (3.42%) Node.js
11 37 (2.87%) Spring
12 34 (2.64%) ASP.NET
13 33 (2.56%) Middleware
14 28 (2.18%) CSS3
15 24 (1.86%) jQuery
16 22 (1.71%) J2EE
17 21 (1.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 20 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 219 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 80 (6.22%) Data Centre
4 67 (5.21%) User Experience
5 57 (4.43%) Management Information System
6 53 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 52 (4.04%) Algorithms
8 44 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (2.41%) Life Science
10 27 (2.10%) Social Media
11 26 (2.02%) Reference Data
12 25 (1.94%) Data Structures
12 25 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 21 (1.63%) Digital Currency
14 19 (1.48%) Derivative
14 19 (1.48%) EMC VNX
15 17 (1.32%) Fintech
16 16 (1.24%) Fixed Income
17 15 (1.17%) CMDB
18 14 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 127 (9.87%) Windows
2 87 (6.76%) Linux
3 84 (6.53%) Windows Server
4 62 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (4.12%) Unix
7 42 (3.26%) Android
8 37 (2.87%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.47%) Debian
10 6 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.23%) CentOS
14 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.16%) VMS
14 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.078%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (21.52%) Virtual Team Management
3 229 (17.79%) Project Management
4 204 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 181 (14.06%) ITIL
6 144 (11.19%) SDLC
7 122 (9.48%) Software Engineering
8 118 (9.17%) PRINCE2
9 113 (8.78%) Asset Management
10 111 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 110 (8.55%) DevOps
12 109 (8.47%) Service Delivery
13 105 (8.16%) Scrum
14 100 (7.77%) Test Automation
15 99 (7.69%) Mentoring
16 98 (7.61%) Wealth Management
17 87 (6.76%) Performance Management
18 80 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
19 75 (5.83%) Line Management
20 74 (5.75%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 197 (15.31%) Java
2 153 (11.89%) SQL
3 135 (10.49%) JavaScript
4 94 (7.30%) C#
5 79 (6.14%) Python
6 60 (4.66%) C++
7 58 (4.51%) PowerShell
8 55 (4.27%) C
9 29 (2.25%) PHP
10 22 (1.71%) Shell Script
11 21 (1.63%) Ruby
12 20 (1.55%) Bash Shell
12 20 (1.55%) Objective-C
13 17 (1.32%) R
14 16 (1.24%) ES6
14 16 (1.24%) T-SQL
15 15 (1.17%) PL/SQL
16 12 (0.93%) Perl
17 11 (0.85%) Apple Swift
17 11 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 244 (18.96%) Degree
2 50 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (3.34%) MCSE
4 41 (3.19%) Security Cleared
5 36 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 33 (2.56%) PMP
7 31 (2.41%) CISSP
8 28 (2.18%) SC Cleared
9 27 (2.10%) ISEB
10 23 (1.79%) CCIE
10 23 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (1.63%) CISA
11 21 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 20 (1.55%) Master's Degree
13 18 (1.40%) CCNP
14 14 (1.09%) MCSA
15 13 (1.01%) CNA
15 13 (1.01%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (7.93%) QA
2 66 (5.13%) SLA
3 36 (2.80%) PMO
4 29 (2.25%) GxP
5 27 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (1.48%) COBIT
7 12 (0.93%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.85%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 8 (0.62%) MiFID
10 8 (0.62%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.31%) COSO
11 4 (0.31%) GCP
11 4 (0.31%) GDPR
11 4 (0.31%) ISO 31000
11 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 3 (0.23%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.23%) TickIT
13 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.95%) Docker
2 38 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (1.32%) HDFS
6 12 (0.93%) vSphere
7 11 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (0.85%) XenApp
7 11 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 6 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.31%) NFS
10 4 (0.31%) Varnish
11 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.16%) UAG
12 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.078%) BlackBerry Internet Service
13 1 (0.078%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 39 (3.03%) Ansible
2 32 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (2.33%) Puppet
4 26 (2.02%) SCOM
5 21 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (1.17%) SCCM
7 9 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 8 (0.62%) Oozie
9 7 (0.54%) Kubernetes
10 6 (0.47%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (0.47%) Terraform
11 5 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (0.31%) CSIRT
12 4 (0.31%) Salt
13 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
14 2 (0.16%) Consul
14 2 (0.16%) Icinga
14 2 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 181 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 147 (11.42%) Oracle
3 92 (7.15%) SAP
4 84 (6.53%) VMware
5 74 (5.75%) Cisco
6 33 (2.56%) F5
7 31 (2.41%) Google
8 30 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 29 (2.25%) Juniper
10 27 (2.10%) HP
11 26 (2.02%) Citrix
12 23 (1.79%) IBM
13 22 (1.71%) Cadence
13 22 (1.71%) EMC
13 22 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (1.17%) Tableau
15 13 (1.01%) Riverbed
16 12 (0.93%) SolarWinds
16 12 (0.93%) Teradata
16 12 (0.93%) Xerox