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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 218 246 311
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 14 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 20
Median salary £98,750 £115,000 £83,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.13% +37.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £70,000 £74,000
10% offered a salary of more than £113,500 £137,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
5149 6653 10687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 96.25% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 5892 9279
Median salary £57,500 £55,235 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 (43.48%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Identity Management
2 7 (30.43%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) CISSP
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) CISM
3 5 (21.74%) Database Security
3 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security
4 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (17.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (17.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
5 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
5 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) Avaya
5 3 (13.04%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) SLA
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall
5 3 (13.04%) Blackberry

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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) DEFINITY
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
2 2 (8.70%) Front Office
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) iPhone
2 2 (8.70%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) e-Learning
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.70%) VLE
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Identity Management
1 7 (30.43%) Information Security
2 5 (21.74%) Database Security
2 5 (21.74%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (13.04%) Change Control
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) SIEM
4 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Internal Audit
5 2 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CISM
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) CISA
2 2 (8.70%) CRISC
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) COBIT
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Avaya
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) LANDesk
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
3 2 (8.70%) Bloomberg
3 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
3 2 (8.70%) Laserfiche
3 2 (8.70%) Reuters
3 2 (8.70%) Sophos
3 2 (8.70%) Sun
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