The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £95,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Head of IT
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1221 657 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.19% 98.50% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 599 730
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Brighton

Head of IT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree