The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of IT in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 118 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £72,500 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 - £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 - £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
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
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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 19 December 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title.

1 13 (41.94%) Performance Management
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Open Source
3 4 (12.90%) Web Development
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Security
4 3 (9.68%) Security Management
4 3 (9.68%) C
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.45%) Transition Management
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.45%) ISEB
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.23%) Degree
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) SLA
6 1 (3.23%) HTML
6 1 (3.23%) .NET
6 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) LINQ

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Extranet
1 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.23%) LINQ
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
1 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (3.23%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Performance Management
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Project Management
2 4 (12.90%) Change Management
2 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
2 4 (12.90%) Web Development
3 3 (9.68%) Data Security
3 3 (9.68%) Security Management
3 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
4 2 (6.45%) Transition Management
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) People Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Development
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.23%) TOWER Software
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