The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 46 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.53% - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Head of IT
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 500 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.79% 95.79% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 283 433 412
Average salary £36,000 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Liverpool

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) PABX
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) VMware