The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 59 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.21% 0.77% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.84% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £60,000 - £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.92%
Head of IT
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 239 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 92.87% 91.92% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 381 200 279
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Devon

Head of IT
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree