The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Home Counties region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 8.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £80,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%
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 Home Counties 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
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 100.00% 91.30% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 13
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Head of IT
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Home Counties region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS