The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 122 121 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 3 5 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.26% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.27% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 36
Median salary £85,000 £80,000 £102,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,500 £82,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,000 £110,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £73,750 £77,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.22%

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
1567 1882 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.33% 96.61% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1531 1770
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,164 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 1 £70,000 -
Peterborough -8 1 - -
Head of IT
East of England

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Fintech
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) COBIT
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Forecasting
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Forecasting
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software