The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of IT in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 186 180 192
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.16% 0.059% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.062% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Head of IT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3674 3250 3793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.38% 95.70% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3136 2745 3270
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Hampshire

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Southampton - 2 £87,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £67,500 -
Havant - 1 - -
Head of IT
South East

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
1 10 (58.82%) People Management
2 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Line Management
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) ERP
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 3 (17.65%) PMI
7 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
7 3 (17.65%) NetApp
7 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) BPR
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Information Security
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) People Management
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) BPR
5 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) NetApp
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco