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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 62 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.19% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.52% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £71,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
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
705 572 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.50% 93.92% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 595 492 481
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Coventry

Head of IT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) FMCG
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
1 4 (36.36%) People Management
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix