The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 235 265 308
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 8 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.30% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 13
Median salary £105,000 £110,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £68,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £117,000 £148,000 £108,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Head of IT
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5737 8314 10781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.70% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 7213 9056
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Head of IT
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in the City of London

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in the City of London

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 City of London region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Puppet
5 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Management
5 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) Law
5 4 (18.18%) Identity Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) LAMP
5 4 (18.18%) Retail
5 4 (18.18%) VoIP
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) MySQL
6 3 (13.64%) C
6 3 (13.64%) Apache
6 3 (13.64%) MS Excel

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Network Security
1 4 (18.18%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) MPLS
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) DEFINITY
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
1 3 (13.64%) Redis
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Impala
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Law
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) LAMP
2 3 (13.64%) beanstalkd
2 3 (13.64%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) CESG
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Identity Management
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 4 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PHP
2 3 (13.64%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) R
3 2 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISA
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) CRISC
1 2 (9.09%) PhD
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) COBIT
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Ariba
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Laserfiche
3 1 (4.55%) Reuters
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.55%) Sophos
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
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