The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 62 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.72% 0.13% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.13% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £87,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +7.40%
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 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
543 762 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 97.66% 96.46% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 457 624 547
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

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 24 February 2017.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Coventry

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) COBIT
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) BS7799
4 1 (11.11%) MCSD
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) RAD

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) MCSD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) COBIT
2 1 (11.11%) BS7799
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IBM