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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 76 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 13 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.25% 0.23% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.24% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Median salary £75,000 £96,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +60.41%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Head of IT
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
946 1233 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.96% 93.55% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 744 892 864
Median salary £42,500 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.32% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Essex

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Essex

Head of IT
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £62,500 -
Head of IT
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Essex region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (64.29%) Coaching
3 7 (50.00%) Logistics
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.14%) Retail
7 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Intranet
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) FMCG
7 1 (7.14%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (64.29%) Coaching
3 7 (50.00%) Logistics
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) SAP