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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 563 552 609
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 97 121 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 89 105 74
Median salary £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,966 £56,250 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Head of IT
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40420 43290 47733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.79% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35045 36454 39477
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of IT
Salary Trend in London

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in London

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in London

Head of IT
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
City of London +14 11 £70,000 -6.66% 4
Bromley +1 2 £75,000 +30.43%
Canary Wharf - 1 £70,000 -
Head of IT
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 London region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 84 (43.98%) Finance
2 35 (18.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (18.32%) ITIL
3 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
4 29 (15.18%) Analytics
5 27 (14.14%) Project Management
6 26 (13.61%) Hadoop
6 26 (13.61%) Data Analytics
7 25 (13.09%) Big Data
7 25 (13.09%) Business Development
7 25 (13.09%) Retail
8 23 (12.04%) Service Management
9 21 (10.99%) Service Delivery
10 20 (10.47%) Change Management
10 20 (10.47%) Manufacturing
10 20 (10.47%) Cloudera
10 20 (10.47%) HDFS
11 19 (9.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (9.95%) PRINCE2
11 19 (9.95%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (8.90%) Cisco
12 17 (8.90%) Banking
12 17 (8.90%) Coaching
13 16 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (6.81%) Information Security
15 13 (6.81%) Network Security
16 12 (6.28%) Degree
16 12 (6.28%) Marketing

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

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.66%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.14%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.57%) Apache
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.52%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.62%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.95%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.66%) IaaS
3 7 (3.66%) SaaS
4 5 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.62%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (2.62%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.57%) Office 365
5 3 (1.57%) PaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.81%) Network Security
2 10 (5.24%) Firewall
2 10 (5.24%) LAN
2 10 (5.24%) MPLS
2 10 (5.24%) VPN
2 10 (5.24%) WAN
3 8 (4.19%) Unified Communications
4 7 (3.66%) DWDM
4 7 (3.66%) NGN
4 7 (3.66%) Packet Switching
4 7 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.62%) VoIP
6 4 (2.09%) Internet
6 4 (2.09%) SAN
7 3 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.52%) FWSM
8 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.61%) Hadoop
2 25 (13.09%) Big Data
3 6 (3.14%) Apache Hive
3 6 (3.14%) Impala
4 5 (2.62%) Mahout
4 5 (2.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.62%) Neo4j
4 5 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.62%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.57%) GIS
5 3 (1.57%) MySQL
5 3 (1.57%) Redis
6 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.62%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.62%) Vagrant
1 5 (2.62%) Yeoman
General
1 84 (43.98%) Finance
2 25 (13.09%) Retail
3 20 (10.47%) Manufacturing
4 17 (8.90%) Banking
5 12 (6.28%) Marketing
6 9 (4.71%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.66%) Law
8 5 (2.62%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.62%) Publishing
9 4 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.05%) Front Office
11 2 (1.05%) Games
11 2 (1.05%) Legal
11 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Advertising
12 1 (0.52%) Back Office
12 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.62%) .NET
1 5 (2.62%) Cascalog
1 5 (2.62%) D3.js
1 5 (2.62%) LAMP
1 5 (2.62%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (2.62%) Pandas
1 5 (2.62%) scikit-learn
1 5 (2.62%) SciPy
2 3 (1.57%) beanstalkd
2 3 (1.57%) COM
3 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.28%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.76%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.19%) Statistics
5 7 (3.66%) PMI
6 6 (3.14%) Life Science
7 5 (2.62%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.09%) FMCG
9 3 (1.57%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.57%) EPoS
9 3 (1.57%) Equities
9 3 (1.57%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.57%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.05%) Biology
10 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.52%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.76%) Linux
2 10 (5.24%) Windows
3 7 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.05%) Unix
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.32%) ITIL
1 35 (18.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (15.18%) Analytics
3 27 (14.14%) Project Management
4 26 (13.61%) Data Analytics
5 25 (13.09%) Business Development
6 23 (12.04%) Service Management
7 21 (10.99%) Service Delivery
8 20 (10.47%) Change Management
9 19 (9.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (9.95%) PRINCE2
10 17 (8.90%) Coaching
11 14 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (6.81%) Information Security
13 12 (6.28%) Business Continuity
14 11 (5.76%) CRM
14 11 (5.76%) People Management
15 10 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (5.24%) Infrastructure Management
15 10 (5.24%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.14%) Python
1 6 (3.14%) R
2 5 (2.62%) Bash Shell
2 5 (2.62%) Clojure
2 5 (2.62%) SQL
2 5 (2.62%) VBA
3 4 (2.09%) PHP
4 3 (1.57%) C
5 2 (1.05%) C#
5 2 (1.05%) Java
6 1 (0.52%) C++
6 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (6.28%) Degree
2 9 (4.71%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.14%) CCIE
4 6 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.14%) CISSP
5 5 (2.62%) CISA
6 4 (2.09%) ISEB
7 3 (1.57%) CISM
7 3 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.05%) CIPD
8 2 (1.05%) CLAS
8 2 (1.05%) PMP
8 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.52%) PhD
9 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.09%) COBIT
2 4 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.05%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) ISO27002
System Software
1 20 (10.47%) HDFS
2 7 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.62%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.05%) vSphere
5 2 (1.05%) XenApp
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) Puppet
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (1.57%) SCCM
2 3 (1.57%) SCOM
2 3 (1.57%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.47%) Cloudera
3 17 (8.90%) Cisco
4 6 (3.14%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.14%) Palo Alto
4 6 (3.14%) VMware
5 5 (2.62%) SAP
6 4 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.57%) Dell
8 2 (1.05%) Apple
8 2 (1.05%) Citrix
9 1 (0.52%) Ariba
9 1 (0.52%) Google
9 1 (0.52%) HP
9 1 (0.52%) IBM
9 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.52%) Teradata
9 1 (0.52%) Yardi
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
One Housing
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £850000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Croydon
The Body Shop
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago