The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 308 292 313
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 24 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 19
Average salary £80,000 £73,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.47% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £76,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £97,250 £101,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Head of IT
London

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 18 April 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (41.67%) Project Management
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) Degree
3 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
4 7 (19.44%) Information Management
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco
6 5 (13.89%) Firewall
6 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
7 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (8.33%) ERP
8 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
8 3 (8.33%) Java
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 3 (8.33%) Retail
8 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 3 (8.33%) Document Management
8 3 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
8 3 (8.33%) Lync
8 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Lync
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Statistics
2 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) Service Delivery
3 7 (19.44%) Information Management
4 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (16.67%) CRM
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (8.33%) ERP
7 3 (8.33%) Document Management
7 3 (8.33%) Release Management
7 3 (8.33%) Investment Management
7 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (5.56%) Network Management
8 2 (5.56%) Security Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SSCP
2 1 (2.78%) CISM
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
1 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Capita
City, London
Stott and May
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City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago