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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 315 306 310
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 16 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.17% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 12
Average salary £90,000 £92,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +29.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,200 £60,750
10% offered a salary of more than £113,000 £130,000 £165,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11399 11143 12220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.31% 93.29% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9544 9777 11135
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 17 (42.50%) Project Management
2 14 (35.00%) Finance
3 11 (27.50%) Degree
4 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) ITIL
5 8 (20.00%) Firewall
6 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
6 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
6 7 (17.50%) Information Management
7 6 (15.00%) VMware
7 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.00%) CRM
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 5 (12.50%) Change Management
8 5 (12.50%) Performance Management
9 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (10.00%) Law
10 3 (7.50%) Legal
10 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.50%) Retail
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco
10 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
10 3 (7.50%) MS Office
10 3 (7.50%) Budget Control
10 3 (7.50%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.00%) DHCP
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.50%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Project Management
2 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
4 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.50%) Information Management
4 7 (17.50%) Programme Management
5 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.00%) CRM
6 5 (12.50%) Change Management
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 3 (7.50%) Budget Control
7 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.00%) Information Security
8 2 (5.00%) Network Design
8 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (5.00%) Network Management
8 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) TOWER Software
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Capita
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: €100000 - €150000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago