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 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 663 672 701
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 226 271 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 194 212 233
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £105,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
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
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 July 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 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
London +38 97 £87,500 +19.64% 6
South East +36 37 £72,500 -9.37% 3
Yorkshire +19 21 £82,500 +29.41%
East of England +11 21 £75,000 -9.09% 2
West Midlands -16 19 £70,000 -3.44% 2
North West +18 18 £70,000 +12.00% 5
South West +9 7 £61,750 -27.35% 3
East Midlands +5 5 £55,000 -26.66%
Head of IT
UK

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 England region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 171 (38.00%) Finance
2 103 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 78 (17.33%) ITIL
4 72 (16.00%) Project Management
5 61 (13.56%) Service Delivery
5 61 (13.56%) CRM
6 60 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 57 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (11.56%) PRINCE2
9 47 (10.44%) Retail
10 46 (10.22%) Microsoft
11 42 (9.33%) Information Security
11 42 (9.33%) Degree
12 36 (8.00%) Service Management
13 35 (7.78%) Analytics
14 34 (7.56%) Business Development
15 33 (7.33%) Change Management
15 33 (7.33%) Windows
15 33 (7.33%) Mentoring
16 31 (6.89%) Hadoop
16 31 (6.89%) Big Data
16 31 (6.89%) Data Analytics
16 31 (6.89%) Coaching
16 31 (6.89%) ERP
17 30 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (6.67%) Supplier Management
17 30 (6.67%) Manufacturing
18 29 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 28 (6.22%) Programme Management
19 28 (6.22%) Analytical Skills

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 11 (2.44%) Apache Pig
2 7 (1.56%) Apache
2 7 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.33%) IIS
4 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.67%) nginx
5 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.22%) Documentum
7 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (5.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.00%) MS Office
3 4 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.67%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.78%) SaaS
2 23 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.78%) IaaS
3 17 (3.78%) Office 365
4 16 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
6 9 (2.00%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.33%) PaaS
8 4 (0.89%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.11%) Firewall
2 11 (2.44%) LAN
3 10 (2.22%) VoIP
4 9 (2.00%) WAN
5 7 (1.56%) Internet
6 6 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.11%) Network Security
7 5 (1.11%) SAN
8 4 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.67%) MPLS
9 3 (0.67%) PABX
9 3 (0.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.67%) VPN
10 2 (0.44%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.22%) DHCP
11 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.22%) FWSM
11 1 (0.22%) Intranet
11 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.89%) Big Data
1 31 (6.89%) Hadoop
2 12 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.44%) Apache Hive
3 11 (2.44%) Impala
4 9 (2.00%) Mahout
4 9 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.00%) Neo4j
4 9 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (1.78%) MySQL
6 6 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.89%) GIS
7 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.67%) Redis
9 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (2.00%) Vagrant
1 9 (2.00%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 171 (38.00%) Finance
2 47 (10.44%) Retail
3 30 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 27 (6.00%) Banking
5 26 (5.78%) Marketing
6 25 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.89%) Law
8 10 (2.22%) Back Office
9 9 (2.00%) Billing
10 7 (1.56%) Legal
11 5 (1.11%) Electronics
12 4 (0.89%) Front Office
12 4 (0.89%) Games
12 4 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Publishing
14 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.89%) .NET
2 9 (2.00%) Cascalog
2 9 (2.00%) D3.js
2 9 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (2.00%) Pandas
2 9 (2.00%) scikit-learn
2 9 (2.00%) SciPy
3 5 (1.11%) LAMP
4 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.67%) beanstalkd
4 3 (0.67%) COM
4 3 (0.67%) CSS
4 3 (0.67%) HTML
4 3 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (0.67%) Middleware
4 3 (0.67%) Web Services
5 2 (0.44%) Velocity
6 1 (0.22%) Ajax
6 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 28 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.00%) PMI
5 9 (2.00%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.56%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.33%) EPoS
7 6 (1.33%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.11%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.89%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.89%) Life Science
10 3 (0.67%) SCADA
11 2 (0.44%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.44%) AS400
11 2 (0.44%) Biology
11 2 (0.44%) Clustering
11 2 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.44%) Statistics
11 2 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.33%) Windows
2 23 (5.11%) Linux
3 15 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.78%) Unix
5 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.67%) CentOS
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 78 (17.33%) ITIL
3 72 (16.00%) Project Management
4 61 (13.56%) CRM
4 61 (13.56%) Service Delivery
5 57 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (11.56%) PRINCE2
7 42 (9.33%) Information Security
8 36 (8.00%) Service Management
9 35 (7.78%) Analytics
10 34 (7.56%) Business Development
11 33 (7.33%) Change Management
11 33 (7.33%) Mentoring
12 31 (6.89%) Coaching
12 31 (6.89%) Data Analytics
12 31 (6.89%) ERP
13 30 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (6.67%) Supplier Management
14 28 (6.22%) Programme Management
15 27 (6.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.89%) SQL
2 15 (3.33%) C
3 13 (2.89%) PHP
3 13 (2.89%) Python
4 12 (2.67%) Java
5 11 (2.44%) R
6 9 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (2.00%) Clojure
6 9 (2.00%) VBA
7 7 (1.56%) C#
8 5 (1.11%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.89%) C++
10 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.44%) Scala
11 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 42 (9.33%) Degree
2 14 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (2.67%) CISSP
4 10 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.56%) CISM
5 7 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (1.33%) CISA
6 6 (1.33%) ISEB
6 6 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.67%) APMP
8 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.67%) MCSE
8 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.44%) CEH
9 2 (0.44%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.44%) CLAS
9 2 (0.44%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (4.44%) SLA
3 16 (3.56%) QA
4 12 (2.67%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.33%) COBIT
6 4 (0.89%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.44%) Government Security Classifications
8 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.44%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.22%) COSO
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 20 (4.44%) HDFS
2 9 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (2.00%) VirtualBox
3 8 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.11%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.67%) Dovecot
6 3 (0.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.22%) Firmware
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.33%) Puppet
1 6 (1.33%) SCCM
2 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.44%) Cloudera
2 20 (4.44%) SAP
3 13 (2.89%) Cisco
4 12 (2.67%) Oracle
5 11 (2.44%) VMware
6 10 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.56%) Sun
8 4 (0.89%) Apple
9 3 (0.67%) Dell
9 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.44%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.44%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.44%) iManage
10 2 (0.44%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.44%) NetApp
10 2 (0.44%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.44%) Teradata
11 1 (0.22%) EMC
11 1 (0.22%) Pegasus
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 9 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £100000 per annum + Up to £100,000 + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £58000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £53,650 to £58,337 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £58000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £56,104 to £68,484 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Chippenham
Networx
Salary: £34,000 and up to 30% remission
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bicester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Stanmore College
Salary: From £42,214 to £44,362 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Central London / West End
Onfido
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago