The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 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 Information Technology
Rank 125 139 146
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £90,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £58,250 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £74,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Head of IT
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2053 2369 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.02% 95.06% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1992 2329
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridge - 3 £82,500 - 1
Head of IT
East of England

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 25 (58.14%) Degree
2 20 (46.51%) ITIL
3 15 (34.88%) Service Delivery
4 12 (27.91%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
6 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.95%) Change Management
7 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
7 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.95%) Release Management
7 6 (13.95%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.95%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (13.95%) Demand Management
7 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.95%) Operations Management
8 2 (4.65%) Firewall
8 2 (4.65%) TOWER Software
8 2 (4.65%) Finance
8 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.65%) SAN
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) People Management
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.65%) Software Licensing
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (4.65%) SAN
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) ITIL
2 15 (34.88%) Service Delivery
3 12 (27.91%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
6 6 (13.95%) Change Management
6 6 (13.95%) Operations Management
6 6 (13.95%) Strategic Planning
6 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.95%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (13.95%) Demand Management
6 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.95%) Release Management
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Software Licensing
7 2 (4.65%) People Management
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) TOWER Software
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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