The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 96 114 86
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.097% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £65,000 £95,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Head of IT
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
998 1393 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.52% 98.51% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 858 1186 710
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Head of IT
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in East Sussex

Head of IT
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Brighton +21 1 £65,000 -31.57%
Head of IT
South East

Head of IT
Top 24 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory