The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 249 210 274
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 15 69 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.89% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.92% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 56 12
Median salary £77,500 £77,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +23.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £58,750 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £119,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Head of IT
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in the East of England

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in the East of England

Head of IT
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 7 £77,500 +0.64% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £100,000 +11.11% 2
Essex -16 3 £67,500 +12.50%
Norfolk +16 1 - -
Bedfordshire -6 1 £59,000 -25.07% 1
Head of IT
England

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 East of England region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 7 (21.21%) ERP
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 6 (18.18%) Retail
5 6 (18.18%) Coaching
6 5 (15.15%) Resource Management
6 5 (15.15%) Data Security
6 5 (15.15%) Strategic Planning
6 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.12%) SAP
7 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.09%) Back Office
8 3 (9.09%) Service Management
8 3 (9.09%) SLA
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.06%) EPoS
9 2 (6.06%) Unix
9 2 (6.06%) Windows
9 2 (6.06%) Change Management
9 2 (6.06%) ITSM
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle
9 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.06%) MS Office
9 2 (6.06%) Python
9 2 (6.06%) MS Excel

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) EPoS
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Biotechnology
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) ERP
4 6 (18.18%) Coaching
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Data Security
5 5 (15.15%) Resource Management
5 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) Service Management
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) ITSM
8 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.03%) Facilities Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
1 2 (6.06%) C++
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) PHP
1 2 (6.06%) Python
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
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