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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 129 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 3 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.50% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.52% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 18
Median salary £100,000 £82,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £96,000 £72,000 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,000 £91,500 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
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
1780 2126 2334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.74% 97.48% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1761 1914
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,150
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 1 £100,000 +21.21%
Peterborough - 1 £95,000 -
Head of IT
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) MBA
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

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 (14.29%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP