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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 678 630 698
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 214 313 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 182 256 223
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,994 £54,550 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £97,250 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £75,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +13.20%
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
88516 98705 108009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 81883 89237
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 £70,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +15 88 £90,000 +25.87% 9
South East +23 29 £72,500 -9.37% 1
West Midlands -13 24 £68,750 +1.85% 1
East of England -10 22 £67,500 -12.90% 1
Yorkshire +18 19 £85,000 +33.33%
North West +7 17 £90,000 +50.00% 2
East Midlands +13 9 £55,000 -15.38%
South West -3 5 £80,000 -5.88% 2
Head of IT
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 176 (38.77%) Finance
2 93 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (17.84%) ITIL
4 73 (16.08%) Project Management
5 62 (13.66%) Service Delivery
5 62 (13.66%) Management Information System
6 60 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (12.33%) CRM
8 53 (11.67%) PRINCE2
8 53 (11.67%) Retail
9 48 (10.57%) Degree
10 41 (9.03%) Microsoft
11 38 (8.37%) Information Security
12 37 (8.15%) Coaching
13 35 (7.71%) Mentoring
13 35 (7.71%) Service Management
13 35 (7.71%) Change Management
14 34 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
15 32 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (7.05%) Manufacturing
15 32 (7.05%) Business Development
16 31 (6.83%) Banking
16 31 (6.83%) Analytics
17 30 (6.61%) Big Data
17 30 (6.61%) Telecoms
17 30 (6.61%) Supplier Management
17 30 (6.61%) Windows
18 29 (6.39%) ERP
19 28 (6.17%) Marketing
19 28 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (2.42%) Apache
2 10 (2.20%) IIS
3 9 (1.98%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.76%) Apache Pig
5 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.66%) nginx
6 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.44%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.20%) MS Office
3 5 (1.10%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.66%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.44%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.07%) SaaS
2 22 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.74%) IaaS
5 13 (2.86%) Office 365
6 11 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.20%) PaaS
8 6 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (1.32%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.96%) Firewall
2 13 (2.86%) LAN
3 12 (2.64%) Network Security
4 11 (2.42%) WAN
5 10 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (1.98%) VoIP
7 8 (1.76%) Internet
7 8 (1.76%) Unified Communications
8 7 (1.54%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.10%) MPLS
10 5 (1.10%) VPN
10 5 (1.10%) Wireless
11 4 (0.88%) SAN
12 3 (0.66%) PABX
13 2 (0.44%) DWDM
13 2 (0.44%) NGN
13 2 (0.44%) Packet Switching
14 1 (0.22%) DHCP
14 1 (0.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.61%) Big Data
2 27 (5.95%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.64%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.76%) Apache Hive
4 8 (1.76%) Impala
4 8 (1.76%) MySQL
5 6 (1.32%) Mahout
5 6 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.32%) Neo4j
5 6 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.10%) GIS
7 4 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.66%) Redis
9 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Git (software)
1 6 (1.32%) Jenkins
1 6 (1.32%) Vagrant
1 6 (1.32%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 176 (38.77%) Finance
2 53 (11.67%) Retail
3 32 (7.05%) Manufacturing
4 31 (6.83%) Banking
5 30 (6.61%) Telecoms
6 28 (6.17%) Marketing
7 12 (2.64%) Billing
8 11 (2.42%) Back Office
9 10 (2.20%) Law
10 5 (1.10%) Electronics
11 4 (0.88%) Front Office
11 4 (0.88%) Games
11 4 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.88%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.66%) Legal
13 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Local Government
13 2 (0.44%) Publishing
14 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.52%) .NET
2 6 (1.32%) Cascalog
2 6 (1.32%) D3.js
2 6 (1.32%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (1.32%) Pandas
2 6 (1.32%) scikit-learn
2 6 (1.32%) SciPy
3 5 (1.10%) LAMP
4 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.66%) beanstalkd
5 3 (0.66%) COM
5 3 (0.66%) CSS
5 3 (0.66%) HTML
5 3 (0.66%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (0.66%) Middleware
6 2 (0.44%) Velocity
6 2 (0.44%) Web Services
7 1 (0.22%) Ajax
7 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.66%) Management Information System
2 32 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.51%) Data Centre
4 14 (3.08%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.64%) PMI
6 11 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.32%) EPoS
7 6 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.10%) Life Science
8 5 (1.10%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.10%) Statistics
9 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.88%) FMCG
9 4 (0.88%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.66%) SCADA
11 2 (0.44%) AS400
11 2 (0.44%) Biology
11 2 (0.44%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.61%) Windows
2 25 (5.51%) Linux
3 17 (3.74%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.54%) Unix
5 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.44%) Android
6 2 (0.44%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 81 (17.84%) ITIL
3 73 (16.08%) Project Management
4 62 (13.66%) Service Delivery
5 60 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (12.33%) CRM
7 53 (11.67%) PRINCE2
8 38 (8.37%) Information Security
9 37 (8.15%) Coaching
10 35 (7.71%) Change Management
10 35 (7.71%) Mentoring
10 35 (7.71%) Service Management
11 34 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (7.05%) Business Development
13 31 (6.83%) Analytics
14 30 (6.61%) Supplier Management
15 29 (6.39%) ERP
16 28 (6.17%) Programme Management
17 27 (5.95%) Data Analytics
18 25 (5.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.19%) SQL
2 15 (3.30%) C
3 13 (2.86%) PHP
4 10 (2.20%) Java
4 10 (2.20%) Python
5 8 (1.76%) C#
5 8 (1.76%) R
6 6 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.32%) Clojure
6 6 (1.32%) VBA
7 5 (1.10%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.88%) C++
9 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.44%) Scala
10 1 (0.22%) Perl
10 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (10.57%) Degree
2 16 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (3.08%) CISSP
3 14 (3.08%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.20%) ISEB
5 8 (1.76%) CISM
6 7 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.32%) CCIE
7 6 (1.32%) CISA
7 6 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.66%) CLAS
9 2 (0.44%) CEH
9 2 (0.44%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.44%) PhD
9 2 (0.44%) PMP
10 1 (0.22%) CIPD
10 1 (0.22%) MBA
10 1 (0.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (4.63%) SLA
3 17 (3.74%) QA
4 13 (2.86%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.32%) COBIT
6 4 (0.88%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.66%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.22%) COSO
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (4.19%) HDFS
2 7 (1.54%) Dovecot
3 6 (1.32%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (1.10%) Puppet
1 5 (1.10%) SCCM
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) SCOM
2 1 (0.22%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 41 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.85%) SAP
3 19 (4.19%) Cloudera
4 16 (3.52%) Cisco
5 13 (2.86%) Oracle
6 9 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.76%) VMware
8 6 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.32%) Palo Alto
8 6 (1.32%) Sun
9 4 (0.88%) Apple
10 3 (0.66%) Dell
11 2 (0.44%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.44%) Teradata
12 1 (0.22%) Ariba
12 1 (0.22%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.22%) Google
12 1 (0.22%) Juniper
12 1 (0.22%) Sage
Diss, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consult RPM
Salary: Six Figures
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £54372 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 110000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
networx
Salary: From £34,000 to £34,000 per annum and up to 30% remission
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Modis International
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Extras
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Action Aid
Salary: £54,372 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago