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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 554 555 597
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 89 112 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 79 101 78
Median salary £90,000 £70,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,994 £55,000 £59,250
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
38680 41680 46825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.76% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33569 35176 39123
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
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 26 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 26 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 +41 10 £87,500 +25.00% 3
Bromley - 4 £85,000 -
Head of IT
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 (45.65%) Finance
2 35 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (17.39%) Analytics
4 30 (16.30%) ITIL
5 28 (15.22%) Hadoop
5 28 (15.22%) Data Analytics
6 26 (14.13%) Big Data
6 26 (14.13%) Business Development
7 25 (13.59%) Microsoft
7 25 (13.59%) Project Management
8 20 (10.87%) Cloudera
8 20 (10.87%) HDFS
8 20 (10.87%) PRINCE2
8 20 (10.87%) Manufacturing
8 20 (10.87%) Retail
9 19 (10.33%) Service Management
9 19 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (9.24%) Service Delivery
10 17 (9.24%) Change Management
11 16 (8.70%) Banking
11 16 (8.70%) CRM
12 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (8.15%) Coaching
13 14 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (7.07%) Information Security
14 13 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (7.07%) Management Information System
14 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
15 12 (6.52%) Linux
15 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure

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 8 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 4 (2.17%) Apache
3 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.26%) MS Office
3 5 (2.72%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.89%) IaaS
4 8 (4.35%) SaaS
5 6 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.26%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (3.26%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.63%) Office 365
6 3 (1.63%) PaaS
7 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) Firewall
2 8 (4.35%) Network Security
3 7 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (3.26%) Internet
5 5 (2.72%) LAN
5 5 (2.72%) MPLS
5 5 (2.72%) VPN
5 5 (2.72%) WAN
6 4 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.17%) VoIP
7 3 (1.63%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.09%) DWDM
8 2 (1.09%) NGN
8 2 (1.09%) Packet Switching
8 2 (1.09%) SAN
9 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.54%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.22%) Hadoop
2 26 (14.13%) Big Data
3 8 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 8 (4.35%) Impala
4 6 (3.26%) Mahout
4 6 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.26%) Neo4j
4 6 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.17%) MySQL
6 3 (1.63%) GIS
6 3 (1.63%) Redis
6 3 (1.63%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.26%) Jenkins
1 6 (3.26%) Vagrant
1 6 (3.26%) Yeoman
General
1 84 (45.65%) Finance
2 20 (10.87%) Manufacturing
2 20 (10.87%) Retail
3 16 (8.70%) Banking
4 11 (5.98%) Marketing
5 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.26%) Law
7 4 (2.17%) Front Office
7 4 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.63%) Games
9 2 (1.09%) Back Office
9 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Legal
9 2 (1.09%) Publishing
9 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.26%) Cascalog
1 6 (3.26%) D3.js
1 6 (3.26%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (3.26%) Pandas
1 6 (3.26%) scikit-learn
1 6 (3.26%) SciPy
2 5 (2.72%) .NET
2 5 (2.72%) LAMP
3 3 (1.63%) beanstalkd
3 3 (1.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.80%) PMI
5 6 (3.26%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.72%) Life Science
7 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.17%) EPoS
7 4 (2.17%) Statistics
8 3 (1.63%) FMCG
8 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.63%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.09%) Biology
9 2 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.54%) LIMS
10 1 (0.54%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.52%) Linux
2 11 (5.98%) Windows
3 6 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.09%) Unix
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (17.39%) Analytics
3 30 (16.30%) ITIL
4 28 (15.22%) Data Analytics
5 26 (14.13%) Business Development
6 25 (13.59%) Project Management
7 20 (10.87%) PRINCE2
8 19 (10.33%) Service Management
9 17 (9.24%) Change Management
9 17 (9.24%) Service Delivery
10 16 (8.70%) CRM
11 15 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (8.15%) Coaching
12 13 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (7.07%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.07%) Information Security
13 10 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.43%) People Management
14 9 (4.89%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.35%) Python
1 8 (4.35%) R
2 6 (3.26%) Bash Shell
2 6 (3.26%) C
2 6 (3.26%) Clojure
2 6 (3.26%) SQL
2 6 (3.26%) VBA
3 5 (2.72%) PHP
4 3 (1.63%) Java
5 2 (1.09%) C#
5 2 (1.09%) C++
5 2 (1.09%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (5.98%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.26%) CCIE
3 6 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.26%) CISSP
4 5 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.17%) CISA
5 4 (2.17%) ISEB
6 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.09%) CISM
7 2 (1.09%) PhD
7 2 (1.09%) PMP
7 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.54%) CIPD
8 1 (0.54%) CLAS
8 1 (0.54%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.72%) SLA
3 4 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.63%) COBIT
4 3 (1.63%) QA
5 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.54%) ISO27002
System Software
1 20 (10.87%) HDFS
2 6 (3.26%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) SCOM
2 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.54%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.87%) Cloudera
3 11 (5.98%) Cisco
4 6 (3.26%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.26%) Palo Alto
5 5 (2.72%) SAP
6 4 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.09%) Apple
7 2 (1.09%) Teradata
7 2 (1.09%) VMware
8 1 (0.54%) Ariba
8 1 (0.54%) Dell
8 1 (0.54%) Google
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle
8 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.54%) Yardi
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Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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