IT Strategy Jobs with Work from Home Options

IT/Technology Strategy
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 30 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
30 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 144 177 286
Rank change year-on-year +33 +109 -28
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 745 798 994
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.16% 2.05% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.14% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 327 371 705
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £60,032 £51,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -2.78%
75th Percentile £84,964 £97,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £120,000 £102,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11% -3.57%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 31,196 37,364 71,331
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 90.34% 96.02% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23,493 26,259 41,698
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

IT Strategy
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing IT Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

IT Strategy trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT Strategy
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing IT Strategy.

IT Strategy salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing IT Strategy over the 6 months to 30 May 2024.

IT Strategy salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

IT Strategy
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (7.25%) Microsoft Exchange
2 18 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.61%) CMS
4 10 (1.34%) Confluence
5 8 (1.07%) Apache
6 7 (0.94%) IIS
7 4 (0.54%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.27%) nginx
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 35 (4.70%) Endur
2 8 (1.07%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.81%) Aladdin
3 6 (0.81%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.54%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 336 (45.10%) Azure
2 219 (29.40%) Entra ID
3 71 (9.53%) AWS
4 54 (7.25%) Microsoft 365
5 32 (4.30%) Power Platform
6 20 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (2.68%) PaaS
7 17 (2.28%) Serverless
8 16 (2.15%) Azure DevOps
9 14 (1.88%) GitHub
10 13 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (1.61%) IaaS
12 10 (1.34%) Azure Cognitive Services
12 10 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
13 9 (1.21%) OneDrive
13 9 (1.21%) SaaS
14 7 (0.94%) Azure Stack
14 7 (0.94%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 7 (0.94%) GCP
14 7 (0.94%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 210 (28.19%) 5G
1 210 (28.19%) Broadband
2 23 (3.09%) WAN
3 21 (2.82%) Firewall
4 20 (2.68%) LAN
5 18 (2.42%) DNS
6 16 (2.15%) DHCP
7 13 (1.74%) SAN
8 11 (1.48%) TCP/IP
8 11 (1.48%) VPN
9 9 (1.21%) Network Security
10 8 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (1.07%) Wireless
11 7 (0.94%) NAS
11 7 (0.94%) Structured Cabling
12 5 (0.67%) SD-WAN
12 5 (0.67%) VLAN
13 4 (0.54%) VoIP
14 3 (0.40%) DKIM
14 3 (0.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (8.32%) Relational Database
2 60 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 41 (5.50%) RDBMS
4 16 (2.15%) MySQL
4 16 (2.15%) NoSQL
5 12 (1.61%) DynamoDB
5 12 (1.61%) Power BI
6 10 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.67%) Redis
11 4 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.54%) Couchbase
11 4 (0.54%) Geospatial Data
11 4 (0.54%) GIS
12 3 (0.40%) Ingres
12 3 (0.40%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 22 (2.95%) Maven
2 17 (2.28%) Git
3 15 (2.01%) JIRA
4 7 (0.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 251 (33.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 245 (32.89%) Analytical Skills
3 185 (24.83%) Social Skills
4 148 (19.87%) Finance
5 43 (5.77%) Influencing Skills
6 40 (5.37%) Marketing
7 37 (4.97%) Banking
8 36 (4.83%) Public Sector
9 35 (4.70%) Games
10 24 (3.22%) Law
11 19 (2.55%) Retail
12 17 (2.28%) Publishing
13 16 (2.15%) Investment Banking
14 9 (1.21%) Legal
15 8 (1.07%) Telecoms
16 7 (0.94%) Front Office
16 7 (0.94%) Organisational Skills
17 6 (0.81%) Local Government
17 6 (0.81%) Presentation Skills
18 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 217 (29.13%) Architect
2 210 (28.19%) Linux Specialist
2 210 (28.19%) Technical Specialist
3 184 (24.70%) Senior
4 132 (17.72%) Solutions Architect
5 127 (17.05%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 127 (17.05%) Senior Linux Specialist
5 127 (17.05%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 127 (17.05%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 91 (12.21%) Presales Solution Architect
7 71 (9.53%) Lead
8 49 (6.58%) Developer
9 39 (5.23%) IT Manager
10 31 (4.16%) Head of IT
11 28 (3.76%) Lead Architect
11 28 (3.76%) Software Manager
12 25 (3.36%) Enterprise Architect
13 22 (2.95%) Development Manager
13 22 (2.95%) Software Developer
13 22 (2.95%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.65%) .NET
2 37 (4.97%) HTML
3 24 (3.22%) React
4 23 (3.09%) Spring
4 23 (3.09%) Spring Boot
5 22 (2.95%) .NET Framework
6 20 (2.68%) Node.js
7 15 (2.01%) CSS
8 13 (1.74%) JSON
8 13 (1.74%) REST
8 13 (1.74%) XML
9 11 (1.48%) GraphQL
10 7 (0.94%) Kafka
10 7 (0.94%) Middleware
11 6 (0.81%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.54%) Apache Camel
13 3 (0.40%) EDI
14 2 (0.27%) .NET Core
14 2 (0.27%) ARM Templates
14 2 (0.27%) Azure Blueprints
Miscellaneous
1 210 (28.19%) Social Media
2 35 (4.70%) Swaptions
3 34 (4.56%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.95%) Cloud Native
5 19 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.42%) Product Ownership
7 16 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 15 (2.01%) Cyberattack
8 15 (2.01%) Data Centre
8 15 (2.01%) Distributed Applications
9 12 (1.61%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.48%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (0.94%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.94%) Legacy Systems
14 6 (0.81%) Replication
15 5 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
16 3 (0.40%) Algorithms
16 3 (0.40%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 224 (30.07%) Linux
2 212 (28.46%) Ubuntu
3 33 (4.43%) Windows
4 18 (2.42%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.07%) Unix
6 6 (0.81%) Android
7 5 (0.67%) CentOS
8 4 (0.54%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.40%) Debian
9 3 (0.40%) SUSE
10 1 (0.13%) VMS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (72.08%) Technology Strategy
2 234 (31.41%) Cybersecurity
3 228 (30.60%) CRM
4 217 (29.13%) Artificial Intelligence
5 163 (21.88%) Roadmaps
6 162 (21.74%) Agile
7 145 (19.46%) Problem-Solving
8 121 (16.24%) Business Case
9 108 (14.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 106 (14.23%) Analytics
11 103 (13.83%) Data Analytics
12 95 (12.75%) Commercial Awareness
13 94 (12.62%) Presales
14 93 (12.48%) Thought Leadership
15 92 (12.35%) Contract Negotiation
16 79 (10.60%) Actionable Insight
17 75 (10.07%) Strategic Roadmap
18 70 (9.40%) Project Management
19 65 (8.72%) Business Strategy
19 65 (8.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 216 (28.99%) Bash
2 60 (8.05%) Java
3 52 (6.98%) SQL
4 39 (5.23%) C#
5 38 (5.10%) JavaScript
6 35 (4.70%) VB
7 31 (4.16%) Python
8 30 (4.03%) PowerShell
9 21 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.01%) Groovy
11 12 (1.61%) TypeScript
12 9 (1.21%) PHP
13 8 (1.07%) C
14 3 (0.40%) AWK
14 3 (0.40%) sed
15 2 (0.27%) Korn
15 2 (0.27%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 124 (16.64%) Security Cleared
2 102 (13.69%) SC Cleared
3 83 (11.14%) Degree
4 22 (2.95%) CISSP
5 14 (1.88%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.21%) Azure Certification
7 9 (1.21%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.21%) PMP
7 9 (1.21%) TOGAF Certification
8 7 (0.94%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.94%) RIBA
9 5 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.67%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.40%) CITP
12 2 (0.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (2.28%) Cyber Essentials
2 17 (2.28%) QA
3 14 (1.88%) GDPR
4 9 (1.21%) PMO
5 6 (0.81%) SOC 1
6 5 (0.67%) Accessibility
7 4 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.13%) NIST
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 228 (30.60%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.48%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.94%) Docker
5 6 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.67%) DFS Replication
7 4 (0.54%) vSphere
8 3 (0.40%) Firmware
8 3 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.27%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 224 (30.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 210 (28.19%) Jamf Pro
3 28 (3.76%) Terraform
4 12 (1.61%) Ansible
4 12 (1.61%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.81%) SCOM
6 5 (0.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 5 (0.67%) Grafana
6 5 (0.67%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.67%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.67%) Puppet
6 5 (0.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 3 (0.40%) SCCM
7 3 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.27%) CASB
8 2 (0.27%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 303 (40.67%) Microsoft
2 210 (28.19%) CyberArk
2 210 (28.19%) Tanium
3 51 (6.85%) Oracle
4 35 (4.70%) OpenLink
4 35 (4.70%) Sybase
4 35 (4.70%) TIBCO
5 22 (2.95%) VMware
6 13 (1.74%) UiPath
7 12 (1.61%) Blue Prism
7 12 (1.61%) Cisco
8 10 (1.34%) Automation Anywhere
8 10 (1.34%) Salesforce
8 10 (1.34%) SAP
9 9 (1.21%) Veeam
10 8 (1.07%) Citrix
11 7 (0.94%) Meraki
11 7 (0.94%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.81%) Fortinet
12 6 (0.81%) Google