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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
London / City of London
Rank 202 253 288
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 17 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 22
Median salary £77,500 £82,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,250 £65,250
10% offered a salary of more than £102,300 £111,000 £111,250
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £75,000 £77,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
4759 6555 9870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.88% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5845 8473
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 9 (30.00%) VoIP
4 8 (26.67%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
4 8 (26.67%) Information Security
5 7 (23.33%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (23.33%) Database Security
5 7 (23.33%) Advertising
5 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
5 7 (23.33%) CISM
5 7 (23.33%) CISSP
6 6 (20.00%) Windows
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (16.67%) SIEM
7 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 5 (16.67%) Wireless
7 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) SLA
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 5 (16.67%) Avaya
8 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.33%) C
8 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (13.33%) 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) VoIP
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (10.00%) CTI
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (6.67%) DEFINITY
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Advertising
3 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) Back Office
5 2 (6.67%) Front Office
5 2 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
1 4 (13.33%) Clustering
1 4 (13.33%) iPhone
2 3 (10.00%) IVR
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) CESG
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Information Security
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Database Security
2 7 (23.33%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
3 5 (16.67%) SIEM
3 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
4 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Security
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C
3 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CISM
1 7 (23.33%) CISSP
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) CISA
3 2 (6.67%) CRISC
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.67%) COBIT
3 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Avaya
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) LANDesk
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Apple
4 2 (6.67%) Bloomberg
4 2 (6.67%) Forcepoint
4 2 (6.67%) Laserfiche
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Reuters
4 2 (6.67%) Sophos
4 2 (6.67%) Sun
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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