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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 222 233 239
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 21 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.65% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 36
Median salary £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
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
6256 7560 8074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 97.31% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5340 6266 6766
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,573
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +22 12 £77,500 -6.06% 1
Bedfordshire +8 4 £59,000 -23.87%
Cambridgeshire -10 3 £100,000 +21.21% 1
Essex +3 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Norfolk - 1 £65,000 -
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 July 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 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (31.58%) ERP
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 7 (18.42%) Office 365
5 7 (18.42%) Coaching
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.16%) Retail
8 4 (10.53%) Information Management
8 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.53%) Back Office
8 4 (10.53%) Business Development
8 4 (10.53%) Windows
8 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.53%) SAP
8 4 (10.53%) PHP
8 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Mimecast
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) SCCM
8 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
8 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (7.89%) nginx
9 3 (7.89%) Change Control
9 3 (7.89%) LEMP Stack

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 3 (7.89%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Back Office
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) EPoS
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (31.58%) ERP
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 7 (18.42%) Coaching
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Business Development
5 4 (10.53%) Information Management
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) Data Security
6 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) ETL
7 2 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) PHP
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
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