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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
London / City of London
Rank 204 253 289
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 16 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 16
Median salary £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £71,250 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £139,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

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
4804 6197 9793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 95.87% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4378 5553 8541
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 9 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Information Security
4 7 (25.93%) Advertising
4 7 (25.93%) CISSP
4 7 (25.93%) CISM
4 7 (25.93%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (25.93%) Database Security
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (18.52%) Avaya
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco
6 5 (18.52%) SIEM
7 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) iPhone
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (14.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (14.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 4 (14.81%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (14.81%) SLA
7 4 (14.81%) VoIP
7 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
7 4 (14.81%) C
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Active Directory

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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) Network Security
1 4 (14.81%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (7.41%) DEFINITY
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Advertising
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Back Office
4 2 (7.41%) Front Office
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
1 4 (14.81%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) CESG
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 9 (33.33%) Information Security
2 7 (25.93%) Database Security
2 7 (25.93%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) SIEM
4 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (14.81%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (14.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISM
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) CISA
3 2 (7.41%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.41%) COBIT
3 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Avaya
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) LANDesk
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Apple
4 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg
4 2 (7.41%) Forcepoint
4 2 (7.41%) Laserfiche
4 2 (7.41%) Reuters
4 2 (7.41%) Sophos
4 2 (7.41%) Sun
City, London
ISL
Salary: £100000 - £101000 per annum + Annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 days ago