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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
England / East of England
Rank 225 247 195
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 13 19 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.27% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.28% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 72
Median salary £85,000 £65,000 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £56,200 £62,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £98,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £78,750 £72,500 £77,250
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -6.14%

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
5693 6806 7131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.41% 96.81% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4673 5532 5802
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +16 4 £90,000 +38.46%
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £97,500 +27.86% 2
Hertfordshire +11 2 £72,500 -19.44% 1
Suffolk - 2 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire +22 1 £75,000 +44.23% 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 20 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 East of England region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 22 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (34.09%) Service Delivery
3 12 (27.27%) ITIL
4 11 (25.00%) Degree
5 10 (22.73%) Coaching
5 10 (22.73%) Finance
6 8 (18.18%) Retail
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) Logistics
6 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.64%) Release Management
7 6 (13.64%) Project Management
7 6 (13.64%) Service Management
8 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.36%) ERP
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (11.36%) Banking
8 5 (11.36%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (9.09%) Demand Management
9 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
9 4 (9.09%) Analytics
9 4 (9.09%) Marketing
9 4 (9.09%) SAN
9 4 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (9.09%) Change Management
9 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.82%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) SLA
10 3 (6.82%) Business Development

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 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) NAS
2 2 (4.55%) VoIP
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Big Data
1 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 5 (11.36%) Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.82%) Fintech
4 3 (6.82%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) FMCG
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (34.09%) Service Delivery
3 12 (27.27%) ITIL
4 10 (22.73%) Coaching
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) Logistics
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) Release Management
6 6 (13.64%) Service Management
7 5 (11.36%) ERP
7 5 (11.36%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.09%) Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
8 4 (9.09%) Change Management
8 4 (9.09%) Demand Management
8 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.82%) Migration
9 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C#
1 1 (2.27%) Java
1 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) CISM
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Citrix
1 3 (6.82%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco
2 2 (4.55%) IBM
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Tableau
3 1 (2.27%) Orchard
3 1 (2.27%) TOWER Software
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