The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 147 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 5 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.21% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 17
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £75,000 £47,300
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £79,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Head of IT
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2384 1804 2236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.60% 96.63% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1765 1525 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Birmingham

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Head of IT job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Data Management
2 5 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) QA
2 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (10.00%) iSeries
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) AS400
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) AS400
1 2 (10.00%) iSeries
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Data Management
1 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
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