The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 615 710 719
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 250 225 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 204 186 205
Median salary £78,750 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,935 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £112,500 £85,600
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Head of IT
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of IT
Salary Trend in England

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in England

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in England

Head of IT
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
London +51 96 £80,000 - 7
South East +65 30 £85,000 +10.74% 5
East of England +10 30 £86,250 -4.16% 3
West Midlands +19 28 £80,000 -4.19%
East Midlands +23 22 £65,000 +8.33% 3
North West -15 17 £75,000 +15.38% 3
Yorkshire +13 14 £71,500 +12.15%
South West -12 8 £73,750 -7.81% 1
North East - 3 £87,500 -
Midlands - 1 £85,000 -
Head of IT
UK

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 England region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 142 (28.06%) Finance
2 109 (21.54%) Service Delivery
3 94 (18.58%) Project Management
4 92 (18.18%) ITIL
5 89 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (14.82%) Information Security
7 67 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 63 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (11.46%) Change Management
10 57 (11.26%) Retail
11 54 (10.67%) Degree
12 53 (10.47%) Risk Management
13 52 (10.28%) Service Management
14 50 (9.88%) CRM
15 49 (9.68%) Management Information System
16 46 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
17 45 (8.89%) ERP
18 44 (8.70%) Windows
19 38 (7.51%) PRINCE2
20 35 (6.92%) People Management
21 33 (6.52%) Data Centre
21 33 (6.52%) Business Continuity
22 32 (6.32%) CISSP
23 31 (6.13%) Line Management
24 30 (5.93%) CISM
25 29 (5.73%) MS Excel
26 28 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
27 27 (5.34%) Programme Management
28 26 (5.14%) .NET
28 26 (5.14%) SQL Server

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (1.78%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.79%) Apache
3 4 (0.79%) IIS
3 4 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.59%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.40%) Drupal
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.40%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.55%) Office 365
3 22 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (3.56%) SaaS
5 8 (1.58%) IaaS
6 6 (1.19%) iPaaS
6 6 (1.19%) PaaS
7 5 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.36%) Network Security
2 16 (3.16%) Firewall
3 10 (1.98%) SAN
3 10 (1.98%) WAN
4 9 (1.78%) LAN
5 7 (1.38%) VoIP
6 6 (1.19%) DHCP
6 6 (1.19%) DNS
6 6 (1.19%) Internet
6 6 (1.19%) VPN
7 4 (0.79%) Wireless
8 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.40%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (0.40%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (0.40%) DEFINITY
9 2 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.20%) Skype
10 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.58%) Big Data
3 7 (1.38%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.59%) Apache Hive
5 3 (0.59%) Impala
5 3 (0.59%) Mahout
5 3 (0.59%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.59%) Neo4j
5 3 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.20%) GIS
7 1 (0.20%) QlikView
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (0.99%) Jenkins
1 5 (0.99%) Xcode
2 3 (0.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.59%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.59%) Yeoman
3 2 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 142 (28.06%) Finance
2 57 (11.26%) Retail
3 24 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.36%) Marketing
5 16 (3.16%) Legal
6 15 (2.96%) Banking
6 15 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.57%) Publishing
8 11 (2.17%) Law
9 8 (1.58%) Billing
10 6 (1.19%) Back Office
11 5 (0.99%) Games
12 3 (0.59%) Arabic Language
12 3 (0.59%) French Language
12 3 (0.59%) Front Office
12 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
13 1 (0.20%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.14%) .NET
2 6 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (1.19%) Middleware
3 5 (0.99%) AngularJS
3 5 (0.99%) Xamarin.iOS
4 3 (0.59%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.59%) Cascalog
4 3 (0.59%) CSS
4 3 (0.59%) D3.js
4 3 (0.59%) HTML
4 3 (0.59%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (0.59%) Pandas
4 3 (0.59%) scikit-learn
4 3 (0.59%) SciPy
5 2 (0.40%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) EDI
6 1 (0.20%) LINQ
6 1 (0.20%) WPF
6 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 33 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 16 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.16%) Statistics
4 13 (2.57%) User Experience
5 12 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.17%) CESG
7 8 (1.58%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.38%) FMCG
8 7 (1.38%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.19%) PMI
10 5 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.79%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.79%) EPoS
11 4 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.79%) iPhone
11 4 (0.79%) Life Science
11 4 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.70%) Windows
2 18 (3.56%) Windows Server
3 10 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.38%) Linux
5 5 (0.99%) Android
5 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.59%) Unix
8 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (21.54%) Service Delivery
2 94 (18.58%) Project Management
3 92 (18.18%) ITIL
4 89 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 75 (14.82%) Information Security
6 63 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (11.46%) Change Management
8 53 (10.47%) Risk Management
9 52 (10.28%) Service Management
10 50 (9.88%) CRM
11 46 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 45 (8.89%) ERP
13 38 (7.51%) PRINCE2
14 35 (6.92%) People Management
15 33 (6.52%) Business Continuity
16 31 (6.13%) Line Management
17 28 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (5.34%) Programme Management
19 25 (4.94%) Identity Management
19 25 (4.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.37%) Java
2 11 (2.17%) SQL
3 10 (1.98%) C
4 8 (1.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.19%) C#
6 5 (0.99%) VBA
7 3 (0.59%) ABAP
7 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.59%) Clojure
7 3 (0.59%) Cypher
7 3 (0.59%) Python
7 3 (0.59%) R
8 1 (0.20%) C++
8 1 (0.20%) VB
8 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 54 (10.67%) Degree
2 32 (6.32%) CISSP
3 30 (5.93%) CISM
4 22 (4.35%) CISA
5 17 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (2.77%) CRISC
7 10 (1.98%) PMI Certification
8 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.19%) MCSE
9 6 (1.19%) PMP
9 6 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.99%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.79%) EMC Certification
12 2 (0.40%) APMP
12 2 (0.40%) HND
12 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.20%) CGEIT
13 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.14%) SLA
2 25 (4.94%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.96%) QA
4 15 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (2.77%) COBIT
6 4 (0.79%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (0.40%) BS7799
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.40%) ISO22301
System Software
1 14 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.59%) vSphere
6 2 (0.40%) Docker
6 2 (0.40%) HDFS
6 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.59%) Puppet
3 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.40%) SCCM
4 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.94%) Oracle
3 22 (4.35%) Cisco
4 19 (3.75%) VMware
5 15 (2.96%) ION Trading
6 14 (2.77%) SAP
7 12 (2.37%) Citrix
8 10 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.38%) Apple
10 6 (1.19%) IBM
11 5 (0.99%) LANDesk
11 5 (0.99%) NetApp
11 5 (0.99%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.79%) Avaya
12 4 (0.79%) EMC
12 4 (0.79%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.79%) ServiceNow
13 3 (0.59%) Workday
14 2 (0.40%) Bloomberg
14 2 (0.40%) Reuters
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 55-60k
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Plus car allowance & full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 20 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
High Wycombe
The Royal Grammar School
Salary: £41,206 - £50,032 pa
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
THE ROYAL GRAMMAR SCHOOL HIGH WYCOMBE
Salary: From £41,206 to £50,032 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago