The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 170 173 172
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.34% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.36% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £49,500 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £86,500 £84,750
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Head of IT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3650 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.37% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3008 2568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 +19 3 £78,750 +57.50% 1
Northamptonshire -8 2 £51,250 -26.78%
Head of IT
England

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) SaaS
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) LAMP
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Google
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) EDI
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Revenue Management
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
1 2 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas
Derby, Derbyshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car Allowance £9k + 65% Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago