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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 236 292 325
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 11 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 16
Median salary £77,500 £72,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,400 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £145,000 £112,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
6032 9967 11720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.93% 94.94% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 8543 9804
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Service Management
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Retail
4 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) VoIP
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) PHP
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Law
6 4 (18.18%) LAMP
6 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Puppet
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
7 3 (13.64%) Redis
7 3 (13.64%) MPLS
7 3 (13.64%) beanstalkd
7 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) COM

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 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Google Apps
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) MPLS
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
1 3 (13.64%) Redis
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) Impala
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Law
4 3 (13.64%) Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (9.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Back Office
6 1 (4.55%) Front Office
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) LAMP
2 3 (13.64%) beanstalkd
2 3 (13.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Service Management
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Econometrics
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PHP
2 3 (13.64%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) R
3 2 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PhD
1 2 (9.09%) PMP
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) COBIT
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Ariba
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
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