Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 442 338
Rank change year-on-year +64 -104 +68
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 1467 1270 2050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.68% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 1.67% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 927 1498
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.88% -0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +19.57% -8.00% -4.76%

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 77038 76042 90073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.77% 40.90% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 58457 62456 72498
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +51 1288 £57,500 - 86
UK excluding London +52 733 £55,000 +19.57% 56
London +34 639 £70,000 +7.69% 38
South East +35 225 £57,500 +15.00% 15
North of England +66 153 £52,500 +22.09% 15
East of England -7 102 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Midlands 0 95 £50,000 +36.05% 8
North West +32 85 £52,500 +10.53% 7
Scotland +26 84 £57,500 +4.55% 8
West Midlands +10 75 £52,500 +22.09% 6
South West -22 58 £42,500 - 3
Yorkshire +13 42 £60,000 +33.33% 8
North East +20 26 £45,000 +19.60%
East Midlands +8 20 £38,750 +17.42% 2
Northern Ireland - 9 £67,500 -
Wales +9 6 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 598 (40.76%) Finance
2 543 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
3 334 (22.77%) Virtual Team Management
4 291 (19.84%) Project Management
5 252 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 241 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
7 215 (14.66%) Degree
8 204 (13.91%) Microsoft
9 194 (13.22%) Java
10 171 (11.66%) SQL
10 171 (11.66%) ITIL
11 170 (11.59%) Banking
12 164 (11.18%) Windows
13 155 (10.57%) SAP
14 138 (9.41%) JavaScript
15 135 (9.20%) PRINCE2
16 133 (9.07%) SQL Server
17 123 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
18 122 (8.32%) Oracle
19 120 (8.18%) Investment Banking
20 116 (7.91%) HTML
21 111 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
22 110 (7.50%) Linux
22 110 (7.50%) QA
23 109 (7.43%) SDLC
24 108 (7.36%) Software Engineering
25 104 (7.09%) Scrum
26 102 (6.95%) Windows Server
27 101 (6.88%) DevOps
28 99 (6.75%) Retail Banking

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 (3.34%) IIS
2 39 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 35 (2.39%) Apache
4 26 (1.77%) MS Exchange
5 24 (1.64%) Skype for Business
6 23 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (1.36%) Documentum
7 20 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.23%) CMS
9 17 (1.16%) OpenStack
10 12 (0.82%) IBM Domino
10 12 (0.82%) SAS
11 11 (0.75%) Confluence
11 11 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.61%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.41%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.41%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 64 (4.36%) Microsoft Project
2 49 (3.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 26 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.068%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 25 (1.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (1.16%) SAP SD
3 14 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.89%) SAP CO
4 13 (0.89%) SAP FI
4 13 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (0.89%) SAP QM
5 12 (0.82%) Endur
5 12 (0.82%) SAP APO
6 9 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (0.48%) SAP ERP
7 7 (0.48%) SAP MM
7 7 (0.48%) SAP SRM
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.34%) SAP SCM
9 4 (0.27%) Maximo
9 4 (0.27%) SAP GTS
9 4 (0.27%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 123 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (4.16%) SaaS
4 36 (2.45%) IaaS
5 31 (2.11%) PaaS
6 28 (1.91%) Office 365
7 27 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 19 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (1.16%) GitHub
11 12 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.82%) Mimecast
12 11 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
14 9 (0.61%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.48%) Google Compute Engine
17 6 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
17 6 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 60 (4.09%) Internet
2 47 (3.20%) WAN
3 41 (2.79%) Firewall
4 37 (2.52%) LAN
5 33 (2.25%) SAN
6 31 (2.11%) HTTP
7 28 (1.91%) DNS
8 26 (1.77%) BGP
9 22 (1.50%) OSPF
10 20 (1.36%) DHCP
10 20 (1.36%) MPLS
11 19 (1.30%) TCP/IP
11 19 (1.30%) Wireless
12 17 (1.16%) Skype
12 17 (1.16%) Unified Communications
13 16 (1.09%) FTP
14 15 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (0.95%) EIGRP
15 14 (0.95%) VPN
15 14 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (9.07%) SQL Server
2 80 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (4.16%) SAP HANA
4 53 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 39 (2.66%) Big Data
6 38 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 37 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
7 37 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (2.45%) RDBMS
9 34 (2.32%) MySQL
9 34 (2.32%) QlikView
10 27 (1.84%) MongoDB
11 25 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (1.57%) Hadoop
12 23 (1.57%) NoSQL
13 21 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 15 (1.02%) SAP BW
15 14 (0.95%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 79 (5.39%) JIRA
2 49 (3.34%) Git (software)
2 49 (3.34%) Jenkins
3 25 (1.70%) Selenium
4 23 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 13 (0.89%) Subversion
8 12 (0.82%) Mocha
9 10 (0.68%) Sinon.JS
10 9 (0.61%) RSpec
11 8 (0.55%) MSBuild
11 8 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (0.55%) Zephyr
12 7 (0.48%) CMake
12 7 (0.48%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.41%) Artifactory
13 6 (0.41%) FitNesse
13 6 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 598 (40.76%) Finance
2 170 (11.59%) Banking
3 120 (8.18%) Investment Banking
4 99 (6.75%) Retail Banking
5 86 (5.86%) Marketing
6 85 (5.79%) Telecoms
7 64 (4.36%) Legal
8 61 (4.16%) Retail
9 52 (3.54%) Back Office
10 37 (2.52%) Front Office
11 35 (2.39%) Manufacturing
12 29 (1.98%) Advertising
13 26 (1.77%) Games
14 21 (1.43%) Military
15 20 (1.36%) Billing
16 18 (1.23%) Law
17 15 (1.02%) Electronics
18 13 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
18 13 (0.89%) Local Government
19 12 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 195 (13.29%) Project Manager
2 190 (12.95%) Analyst
3 151 (10.29%) Developer
4 132 (9.00%) Business Analyst
5 129 (8.79%) Consultant
6 116 (7.91%) Architect
7 62 (4.23%) IT Manager
8 59 (4.02%) Infrastructure Manager
9 54 (3.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 51 (3.48%) Senior Manager
11 42 (2.86%) SAP Consultant
12 41 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
13 40 (2.73%) IT Analyst
14 39 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 39 (2.66%) Test Manager
15 36 (2.45%) DevOps Engineer
16 34 (2.32%) Business Consultant
17 33 (2.25%) SAP Manager
17 33 (2.25%) Senior Developer
18 32 (2.18%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (7.91%) HTML
2 90 (6.13%) CSS
3 84 (5.73%) .NET
4 83 (5.66%) XML
5 82 (5.59%) Web Services
6 76 (5.18%) REST
7 71 (4.84%) AngularJS
8 54 (3.68%) JSON
9 47 (3.20%) HTML5
10 43 (2.93%) SOAP
11 41 (2.79%) RESTful
12 37 (2.52%) CSS3
12 37 (2.52%) Node.js
13 32 (2.18%) ASP.NET
14 29 (1.98%) jQuery
15 28 (1.91%) Spring
16 25 (1.70%) Middleware
17 24 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (1.50%) Ajax
18 22 (1.50%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 241 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.79%) Data Centre
3 74 (5.04%) Computer Science
4 51 (3.48%) Life Science
5 45 (3.07%) User Experience
6 36 (2.45%) Derivative
7 34 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 28 (1.91%) Fintech
9 27 (1.84%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.77%) Equities
11 25 (1.70%) EMC VNX
12 23 (1.57%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (1.50%) Fixed Income
14 21 (1.43%) Mobile App
14 21 (1.43%) Reference Data
15 19 (1.30%) Credit Risk
16 17 (1.16%) Data Structures
16 17 (1.16%) PMI
17 13 (0.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 164 (11.18%) Windows
2 110 (7.50%) Linux
3 102 (6.95%) Windows Server
4 73 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (3.95%) Unix
7 32 (2.18%) Android
8 27 (1.84%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.61%) Debian
9 9 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.61%) Windows 10
9 9 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.27%) DC/OS
12 4 (0.27%) VMS
13 3 (0.20%) CentOS
14 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (22.77%) Virtual Team Management
3 291 (19.84%) Project Management
4 252 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 171 (11.66%) ITIL
6 135 (9.20%) PRINCE2
7 111 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
8 109 (7.43%) SDLC
9 108 (7.36%) Software Engineering
10 104 (7.09%) Scrum
11 101 (6.88%) DevOps
12 97 (6.61%) Service Delivery
13 95 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 93 (6.34%) Asset Management
15 92 (6.27%) TDD
16 90 (6.13%) Business Development
17 84 (5.73%) Business Analysis
18 82 (5.59%) Wealth Management
19 81 (5.52%) Migration
20 79 (5.39%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 194 (13.22%) Java
2 171 (11.66%) SQL
3 138 (9.41%) JavaScript
4 89 (6.07%) C#
5 86 (5.86%) Python
6 80 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 50 (3.41%) C++
8 49 (3.34%) C
9 48 (3.27%) PHP
10 35 (2.39%) Ruby
11 24 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 18 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.16%) Bash Shell
14 13 (0.89%) TypeScript
15 12 (0.82%) Perl
16 11 (0.75%) Go
16 11 (0.75%) R
17 9 (0.61%) ES6
17 9 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 215 (14.66%) Degree
2 39 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (2.45%) PMI Certification
4 33 (2.25%) MCSE
5 30 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (1.98%) Security Cleared
7 28 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 28 (1.91%) PMP
8 26 (1.77%) APMP
9 23 (1.57%) ISEB
10 21 (1.43%) MCSA
10 21 (1.43%) SC Cleared
11 18 (1.23%) CCIE
11 18 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 17 (1.16%) CISSP
13 16 (1.09%) CCNP
14 13 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (0.82%) DBS Check
16 9 (0.61%) CISA
17 8 (0.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (7.50%) QA
2 51 (3.48%) GxP
2 51 (3.48%) SLA
3 46 (3.14%) PMO
4 27 (1.84%) GDPR
5 19 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 18 (1.23%) MiFID
7 16 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.61%) COBIT
9 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (0.34%) GCP
10 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 5 (0.34%) RosettaNet
11 3 (0.20%) P3O
12 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.068%) HIPAA
System Software
1 62 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 48 (3.27%) Docker
3 42 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (2.18%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (1.09%) vSphere
7 14 (0.95%) XenApp
7 14 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 13 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.41%) HDFS
9 6 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.14%) Firmware
10 2 (0.14%) UAG
10 2 (0.14%) vCloud
11 1 (0.068%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 1 (0.068%) LXC
11 1 (0.068%) NFS
11 1 (0.068%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 58 (3.95%) Ansible
2 41 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (2.25%) Puppet
3 33 (2.25%) SCCM
4 28 (1.91%) SCOM
5 27 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (1.43%) Terraform
7 14 (0.95%) Kubernetes
8 12 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
8 12 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.41%) Data Guard
10 6 (0.41%) Mesos
10 6 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.34%) systemd
12 3 (0.20%) Icinga
12 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.20%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 204 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 155 (10.57%) SAP
3 122 (8.32%) Oracle
4 91 (6.20%) VMware
5 79 (5.39%) Cisco
6 41 (2.79%) Tableau
7 39 (2.66%) Informatica
8 38 (2.59%) Google
9 34 (2.32%) Citrix
10 33 (2.25%) HP
11 31 (2.11%) EMC
11 31 (2.11%) IBM
12 28 (1.91%) Cognos
13 24 (1.64%) F5
14 22 (1.50%) CheckPoint
15 21 (1.43%) Juniper
16 20 (1.36%) OpenText
17 19 (1.30%) Ariba
18 17 (1.16%) SolarWinds
19 15 (1.02%) Xerox