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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 625 672 713
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 255 261 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 225 215 226
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £57,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £120,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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
85387 98349 102901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.25% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72079 82738 83928
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +41 124 £85,000 - 10
South East +50 46 £76,250 +10.90% 1
East of England +9 26 £73,750 -10.60% 4
North West +14 16 £67,500 +3.84%
West Midlands -9 14 £80,000 +23.07% 1
Yorkshire +37 13 £75,000 +7.14%
South West -12 10 £73,750 +13.46% 1
East Midlands +4 2 £50,000 -44.44%
North East - 2 £78,750 -
Midlands +8 1 - -
Head of IT
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 161 (33.26%) Finance
2 100 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 86 (17.77%) Project Management
4 75 (15.50%) Service Delivery
5 73 (15.08%) Information Security
6 71 (14.67%) ITIL
7 58 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (11.78%) Microsoft
9 51 (10.54%) Retail
10 48 (9.92%) Management Information System
11 47 (9.71%) CRM
12 45 (9.30%) Degree
12 45 (9.30%) Risk Management
12 45 (9.30%) Change Management
13 44 (9.09%) Mentoring
14 42 (8.68%) Disaster Recovery
14 42 (8.68%) ERP
15 36 (7.44%) PRINCE2
16 35 (7.23%) MS Excel
17 33 (6.82%) Windows
18 30 (6.20%) Service Management
18 30 (6.20%) Programme Management
18 30 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
18 30 (6.20%) Coaching
18 30 (6.20%) Data Centre
19 29 (5.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 28 (5.79%) Line Management
20 28 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
21 27 (5.58%) PCI DSS
21 27 (5.58%) People Management

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 (2.27%) Apache Pig
2 7 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.03%) Apache
5 3 (0.62%) IIS
5 3 (0.62%) nginx
6 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.41%) Drupal
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.21%) Documentum
7 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.34%) Office 365
4 16 (3.31%) SaaS
5 10 (2.07%) IaaS
6 9 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.86%) Amazon EMR
6 9 (1.86%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.83%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.31%) Network Security
2 13 (2.69%) Firewall
3 8 (1.65%) Internet
3 8 (1.65%) VoIP
3 8 (1.65%) WAN
4 7 (1.45%) LAN
5 5 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (1.03%) SAN
6 4 (0.83%) MPLS
6 4 (0.83%) VPN
7 3 (0.62%) DHCP
7 3 (0.62%) Wireless
8 2 (0.41%) DNS
8 2 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.21%) DEFINITY
9 1 (0.21%) Intranet
9 1 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.21%) Skype
9 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.13%) Hadoop
2 19 (3.93%) Big Data
3 16 (3.31%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.27%) Apache Hive
4 11 (2.27%) Impala
5 9 (1.86%) Mahout
5 9 (1.86%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.86%) Neo4j
5 9 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.65%) MySQL
7 7 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.62%) GIS
9 3 (0.62%) Redis
10 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.21%) QlikView
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.86%) Vagrant
2 9 (1.86%) Yeoman
General
1 161 (33.26%) Finance
2 51 (10.54%) Retail
3 23 (4.75%) Manufacturing
4 19 (3.93%) Marketing
5 18 (3.72%) Banking
6 17 (3.51%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.69%) Law
8 11 (2.27%) Legal
9 10 (2.07%) Back Office
10 9 (1.86%) Billing
11 5 (1.03%) Front Office
11 5 (1.03%) Games
11 5 (1.03%) Publishing
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.69%) .NET
2 9 (1.86%) Cascalog
2 9 (1.86%) D3.js
2 9 (1.86%) Natural Language Processing
2 9 (1.86%) Pandas
2 9 (1.86%) scikit-learn
2 9 (1.86%) SciPy
3 5 (1.03%) LAMP
4 3 (0.62%) beanstalkd
4 3 (0.62%) COM
4 3 (0.62%) CSS
4 3 (0.62%) HTML
4 3 (0.62%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (0.62%) Web Services
5 2 (0.41%) Middleware
6 1 (0.21%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.92%) Management Information System
2 30 (6.20%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.27%) CESG
5 9 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.86%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.45%) Statistics
6 7 (1.45%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.24%) EPoS
7 6 (1.24%) FMCG
7 6 (1.24%) Life Science
7 6 (1.24%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.83%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.83%) PMI
10 3 (0.62%) Clustering
10 3 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.62%) Fintech
10 3 (0.62%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.82%) Windows
2 17 (3.51%) Linux
3 16 (3.31%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.45%) Unix
5 6 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.62%) CentOS
6 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Android
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (20.66%) Stakeholder Management
2 86 (17.77%) Project Management
3 75 (15.50%) Service Delivery
4 73 (15.08%) Information Security
5 71 (14.67%) ITIL
6 58 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (9.71%) CRM
8 45 (9.30%) Change Management
8 45 (9.30%) Risk Management
9 44 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 42 (8.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 42 (8.68%) ERP
11 36 (7.44%) PRINCE2
12 30 (6.20%) Coaching
12 30 (6.20%) Programme Management
12 30 (6.20%) Service Management
13 28 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (5.79%) Line Management
14 27 (5.58%) Business Continuity
14 27 (5.58%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.55%) SQL
2 12 (2.48%) C
3 11 (2.27%) PHP
3 11 (2.27%) Python
3 11 (2.27%) R
4 10 (2.07%) VBA
5 9 (1.86%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.86%) Clojure
5 9 (1.86%) Cypher
6 7 (1.45%) Java
7 4 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.62%) C#
9 2 (0.41%) C++
9 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.41%) Scala
10 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (9.30%) Degree
2 24 (4.96%) CISSP
3 22 (4.55%) CISM
4 17 (3.51%) CISA
5 12 (2.48%) CRISC
6 11 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.45%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.83%) MCSE
10 4 (0.83%) PMP
11 2 (0.41%) APMP
11 2 (0.41%) CEH
11 2 (0.41%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.41%) HND
11 2 (0.41%) PhD
11 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (5.58%) PCI DSS
3 26 (5.37%) SLA
4 24 (4.96%) QA
5 13 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (2.07%) COBIT
7 4 (0.83%) Government Security Classifications
8 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.62%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.41%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.41%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.21%) BS7799
10 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 9 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
1 9 (1.86%) VirtualBox
1 9 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.65%) HDFS
2 8 (1.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.41%) Docker
3 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.41%) vSphere
3 2 (0.41%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.65%) Puppet
2 6 (1.24%) SCCM
3 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.34%) Cisco
3 18 (3.72%) Oracle
4 14 (2.89%) SAP
5 12 (2.48%) VMware
6 8 (1.65%) Cloudera
6 8 (1.65%) Sun
7 6 (1.24%) Citrix
8 5 (1.03%) ION Trading
8 5 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.83%) NetApp
9 4 (0.83%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.41%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.41%) Apple
10 2 (0.41%) Avaya
10 2 (0.41%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.41%) EMC
10 2 (0.41%) IBM
10 2 (0.41%) iManage
10 2 (0.41%) Teradata
London
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £82000 per annum + up to, plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £75k - 85k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Yodel
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
England
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
South West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago