The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Technology role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Technology in their job title over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Technology
Rank 769 854 824
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 91 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.042% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.044% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 41
Average salary £77,500 £71,250 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.77% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,168 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £140,000 £102,500
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £63,750 £71,500
% change year-on-year
+21.56% -10.83%
Head of Technology
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
96689 103950 96080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.50% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80825 85788 80388
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of Technology Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in England

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

Head of Technology Salary Trend in England

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Head of Technology Salary Histogram in England

Head of Technology
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
London +39 47 £87,000 +12.25% 2
North West +7 17 £77,500 +10.71%
Yorkshire - 13 - -
South West -6 11 - -
East of England +12 3 £70,000 +16.34% 1
Head of Technology
UK

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Technology 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 Technology in their job title.

1 61 (41.50%) Retail
2 55 (37.41%) Finance
3 52 (35.37%) Banking
4 46 (31.29%) CISA
4 46 (31.29%) ACCA
5 32 (21.77%) Matrix Management
6 31 (21.09%) CISM
7 24 (16.33%) Risk Management
7 24 (16.33%) Project Management
8 22 (14.97%) Service Delivery
9 19 (12.93%) Degree
10 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (12.24%) Marketing
11 16 (10.88%) Investment Banking
12 15 (10.20%) ITIL
13 14 (9.52%) Programme Management
14 13 (8.84%) MBA
15 12 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (7.48%) Microsoft
17 10 (6.80%) Change Management
18 9 (6.12%) C#
18 9 (6.12%) Direct Marketing
18 9 (6.12%) Time Management
18 9 (6.12%) Analytics
18 9 (6.12%) DevOps
19 7 (4.76%) Data Centre
19 7 (4.76%) Java
19 7 (4.76%) MS Office
19 7 (4.76%) Windows
19 7 (4.76%) Information Security

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Technology 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 Technology in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.04%) Apache
2 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.36%) nginx
2 2 (1.36%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.68%) Lync
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Office
2 6 (4.08%) SPSS
3 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) Amazon S3
1 5 (3.40%) SaaS
1 5 (3.40%) PaaS
2 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) LAN
1 3 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.36%) DNS
2 2 (1.36%) WAN
2 2 (1.36%) DHCP
2 2 (1.36%) HTTP
2 2 (1.36%) LTE
2 2 (1.36%) 4G
2 2 (1.36%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.68%) VoIP
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) DB2
3 1 (0.68%) MS Access
3 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.68%) Big Data
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.68%) Selenium
1 1 (0.68%) Hudson
1 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 61 (41.50%) Retail
2 55 (37.41%) Finance
3 52 (35.37%) Banking
4 18 (12.24%) Marketing
5 16 (10.88%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.72%) Back Office
7 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.04%) Front Office
7 3 (2.04%) Law
7 3 (2.04%) Legal
8 2 (1.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.68%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) HTML
1 4 (2.72%) .NET
1 4 (2.72%) CSS
2 3 (2.04%) LAMP
2 3 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (0.68%) CSS3
3 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.68%) RESTful
3 1 (0.68%) SOAP
3 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.08%) E-Learning
2 6 (4.08%) Statistics
3 5 (3.40%) User Experience
4 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.04%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.68%) Life Science
6 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Equities
6 1 (0.68%) Derivative
6 1 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.76%) Windows
2 4 (2.72%) Android
3 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.04%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.77%) Matrix Management
2 24 (16.33%) Project Management
2 24 (16.33%) Risk Management
3 22 (14.97%) Service Delivery
4 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (10.20%) ITIL
6 14 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 12 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.80%) Change Management
9 9 (6.12%) Direct Marketing
9 9 (6.12%) Time Management
9 9 (6.12%) Analytics
9 9 (6.12%) DevOps
10 7 (4.76%) Information Security
11 6 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
11 6 (4.08%) TOGAF
11 6 (4.08%) Data Analysis
11 6 (4.08%) Competitor Analysis
11 6 (4.08%) CRM
11 6 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.12%) C#
2 7 (4.76%) Java
3 6 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.40%) PHP
5 4 (2.72%) C
6 2 (1.36%) SQL
7 1 (0.68%) VBA
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (31.29%) ACCA
1 46 (31.29%) CISA
2 31 (21.09%) CISM
3 19 (12.93%) Degree
4 13 (8.84%) MBA
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) MCP
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) SLA
1 3 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Firmware
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) Ansible
2 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 11 (7.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.08%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (2.72%) Oracle
4 2 (1.36%) Cisco
4 2 (1.36%) VMware
5 1 (0.68%) Planview
5 1 (0.68%) hybris
5 1 (0.68%) Demandware
5 1 (0.68%) Twitter
5 1 (0.68%) IBM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.68%) Algorithmics
5 1 (0.68%) ATG
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Posted: 3 days ago
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