The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 171 157 164
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 6 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £51,250 £87,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.42% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £63,500 £59,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £97,500 £89,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year
- -5.08%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3568 3043 3161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.48% 95.51% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2997 2599 2778
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Head of IT
England

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Head of IT
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Head of IT
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 3 £50,000 -
Derbyshire -6 1 £52,500 -47.50%
Head of IT
England

Head of IT
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) SLA
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.88%) EPoS
7 1 (5.88%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) VMware