The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 61 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.17% - 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £57,500 - £42,897
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Head of IT
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
576 531 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.64% 94.99% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 498 406 356
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Coventry region.

Head of IT Salary Trend in Coventry

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) MFGPRO
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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