Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Team Leader was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Team Lead
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 201 199
Rank change year-on-year +80 -2 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Team Leader 182 121 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.34% 1.23% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 1.28% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 136 118 118
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -7.37%
10th Percentile £36,125 £25,500 £31,775
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 7,445 9,485 10,008
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 96.70% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,660 7,558 7,948
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £69,149 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Team Leader in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Team Leader in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Team Leader in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Team Leader in the West Midlands

Team Leader
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Team Leader within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Worcestershire +33 49 £40,000 -12.09% 5
Birmingham -2 35 £43,429 -3.49% 3
Solihull +31 24 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Coventry +4 22 £46,500 -7.00% 3
Shropshire +3 14 £36,000 +16.13%
Herefordshire -2 14 £55,000 +46.67%
Wolverhampton +26 8 £53,250 +63.85%
Warwickshire +35 7 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Staffordshire +30 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Sutton Coldfield -20 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Team Leader
England

Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Team Leader in the job title.

1 52 (28.57%) ITIL
2 50 (27.47%) Microsoft
3 46 (25.27%) .NET
4 44 (24.18%) Finance
5 41 (22.53%) Line Management
6 34 (18.68%) Windows
7 30 (16.48%) Microsoft Office
8 29 (15.93%) Internet
9 28 (15.38%) SLA
10 27 (14.84%) Data Centre
11 25 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (13.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 24 (13.19%) Active Directory
13 23 (12.64%) SQL Server
13 23 (12.64%) Web Design
14 21 (11.54%) CRM
15 19 (10.44%) C#
15 19 (10.44%) Information Security
16 18 (9.89%) Service Delivery
16 18 (9.89%) SQL
16 18 (9.89%) Security Cleared
16 18 (9.89%) Hyper-V
17 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (9.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 17 (9.34%) Cisco
17 17 (9.34%) DNS
17 17 (9.34%) VMware
17 17 (9.34%) Security Operations
17 17 (9.34%) Internal Audit
17 17 (9.34%) Mentoring

Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (5.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 30 (16.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Maya
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) INSURE/90
2 2 (1.10%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.55%) Magento
3 1 (0.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.04%) Office 365
3 7 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.75%) SaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Serverless
6 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.93%) Internet
2 17 (9.34%) DNS
3 15 (8.24%) WAN
4 12 (6.59%) TCP/IP
5 11 (6.04%) DHCP
6 10 (5.49%) Firewall
7 8 (4.40%) LAN
8 7 (3.85%) VPN
9 6 (3.30%) DDNS
9 6 (3.30%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (2.75%) RS-232
10 5 (2.75%) RS-485
11 4 (2.20%) BGP
11 4 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.20%) OSPF
12 2 (1.10%) WebEx
12 2 (1.10%) Wireless
13 1 (0.55%) HTTP
13 1 (0.55%) RIP
13 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.65%) SAP HANA
2 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.55%) OLAP
3 1 (0.55%) Power BI
3 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.55%) AppScan
2 1 (0.55%) CircleCI
2 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.55%) Selenium
2 1 (0.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (24.18%) Finance
2 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.75%) Banking
4 4 (2.20%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (2.20%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Automotive
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.27%) .NET
2 13 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.49%) HTML
4 8 (4.40%) HTML5
5 6 (3.30%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.30%) CSS
5 6 (3.30%) jQuery
6 5 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (2.75%) CSS3
7 4 (2.20%) Node.js
8 3 (1.65%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (1.65%) JSON
8 3 (1.65%) SAP Fiori
8 3 (1.65%) Spring
9 2 (1.10%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.10%) JSF
9 2 (1.10%) Spring MVC
9 2 (1.10%) Struts
10 1 (0.55%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.84%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.30%) Clustering
4 5 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.10%) AS400
5 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.55%) Fintech
6 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.55%) NHS
6 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.68%) Windows
2 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (6.59%) Windows 7
3 12 (6.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.04%) Windows 8
5 7 (3.85%) Linux
6 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.65%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.10%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.57%) ITIL
2 41 (22.53%) Line Management
3 25 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.64%) Web Design
5 21 (11.54%) CRM
6 19 (10.44%) Information Security
7 18 (9.89%) Service Delivery
8 17 (9.34%) Internal Audit
8 17 (9.34%) Mentoring
8 17 (9.34%) Security Operations
8 17 (9.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 15 (8.24%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (8.24%) Scrum
10 14 (7.69%) People Management
10 14 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.14%) Time Management
12 12 (6.59%) Business Analysis
12 12 (6.59%) SDLC
13 11 (6.04%) Change Control
14 10 (5.49%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.44%) C#
2 18 (9.89%) SQL
3 12 (6.59%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.49%) C
5 8 (4.40%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.85%) C++
7 5 (2.75%) Assembly Language
7 5 (2.75%) VB
7 5 (2.75%) VB6
8 4 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.65%) ABAP
10 2 (1.10%) Java
10 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.55%) PHP
11 1 (0.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 14 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.40%) Degree
3 8 (4.40%) MCITP
3 8 (4.40%) MCSA
3 8 (4.40%) MCSE
3 8 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (3.30%) ISEB
5 4 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.10%) CCIE
6 2 (1.10%) CCNP
6 2 (1.10%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (1.10%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.55%) CEH
7 1 (0.55%) CISM
7 1 (0.55%) CISSP
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.55%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.38%) SLA
2 25 (13.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.95%) QA
4 2 (1.10%) MISRA
System Software
1 24 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.89%) Hyper-V
3 12 (6.59%) Firmware
4 8 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (6.04%) SCCM
2 8 (4.40%) WSUS
3 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (2.75%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.65%) SCOM
6 1 (0.55%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.55%) Observium
6 1 (0.55%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 50 (27.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.34%) Cisco
2 17 (9.34%) VMware
3 15 (8.24%) Oracle
4 10 (5.49%) Remedy
5 9 (4.95%) Citrix
6 8 (4.40%) Juniper
6 8 (4.40%) NetApp
6 8 (4.40%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (3.85%) F5
7 7 (3.85%) Hitachi
7 7 (3.85%) Radware
8 5 (2.75%) SAP
8 5 (2.75%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.65%) HP
10 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.10%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.10%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.55%) Qualys
11 1 (0.55%) Veracode