The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Technology role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Technology in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Technology
Rank 225 - 230
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% - 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £100,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £86,250 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+38.00% +8.69%
Head of Technology
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5125 5364 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.95% 93.13% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 3886 4006
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Technology in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Technology Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the Berkshire region.

Head of Technology Salary Trend in Berkshire

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Head of Technology Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Head of Technology
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £93,750 -
Head of Technology
South East

Head of Technology
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Head of Technology in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Technology in their job title.

1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) LTE
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
1 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (28.57%) Business Development
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) People Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Retail

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Head of Technology in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Technology in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LTE
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
1 2 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Development
1 2 (28.57%) People Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL