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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 516 562 574
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 93 86 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 88 64 81
Median salary £80,000 £81,250 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,951 £55,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £106,500 £120,000 £90,000
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
33757 41577 43198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28732 35404 36678
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +19 12 £95,000 -15.55% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 -
Chessington - 2 £75,000 -
Ealing - 2 £67,500 -
Head of IT
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 68 (31.78%) Finance
2 48 (22.43%) Information Security
3 43 (20.09%) Project Management
4 40 (18.69%) Service Delivery
5 36 (16.82%) ITIL
6 35 (16.36%) Microsoft
7 34 (15.89%) Risk Management
7 34 (15.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (15.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (14.02%) Management Information System
10 25 (11.68%) Identity Management
11 23 (10.75%) CRM
12 22 (10.28%) Windows
12 22 (10.28%) Change Management
13 20 (9.35%) People Management
14 19 (8.88%) CISM
14 19 (8.88%) PRINCE2
14 19 (8.88%) CISSP
15 18 (8.41%) Cisco
15 18 (8.41%) MS Excel
15 18 (8.41%) Vulnerability Management
16 17 (7.94%) Data Loss Prevention
16 17 (7.94%) Security Architecture
16 17 (7.94%) PCI DSS
16 17 (7.94%) Network Security
16 17 (7.94%) Degree
16 17 (7.94%) Service Management
16 17 (7.94%) Retail
17 15 (7.01%) ION Trading
17 15 (7.01%) B2B

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 (3.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.87%) Apache
2 4 (1.87%) IIS
2 4 (1.87%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.54%) Office 365
2 11 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.21%) SaaS
4 7 (3.27%) IaaS
5 6 (2.80%) iPaaS
5 6 (2.80%) PaaS
6 5 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.94%) Network Security
2 12 (5.61%) Firewall
3 6 (2.80%) DHCP
3 6 (2.80%) DNS
3 6 (2.80%) WAN
4 5 (2.34%) LAN
4 5 (2.34%) SAN
5 4 (1.87%) VoIP
5 4 (1.87%) VPN
6 3 (1.40%) Internet
6 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.93%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.93%) DEFINITY
7 2 (0.93%) Wireless
8 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.47%) MPLS
8 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.87%) Big Data
3 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
4 2 (0.93%) Impala
4 2 (0.93%) Mahout
4 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.93%) Neo4j
4 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.47%) GIS
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) QlikView
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.93%) Yeoman
General
1 68 (31.78%) Finance
2 17 (7.94%) Retail
3 13 (6.07%) Publishing
4 8 (3.74%) Legal
4 8 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.27%) Banking
5 7 (3.27%) Marketing
6 5 (2.34%) Law
7 3 (1.40%) Arabic Language
7 3 (1.40%) Back Office
7 3 (1.40%) French Language
7 3 (1.40%) Front Office
7 3 (1.40%) Games
8 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.80%) Middleware
2 2 (0.93%) Cascalog
2 2 (0.93%) D3.js
2 2 (0.93%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (0.93%) Pandas
2 2 (0.93%) scikit-learn
2 2 (0.93%) SciPy
3 1 (0.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.02%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.01%) Statistics
3 12 (5.61%) Data Centre
4 11 (5.14%) CESG
5 8 (3.74%) User Experience
6 7 (3.27%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.34%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.87%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.87%) Clustering
8 4 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.87%) FMCG
8 4 (1.87%) iPhone
8 4 (1.87%) Life Science
8 4 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.93%) EPoS
9 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.28%) Windows
2 13 (6.07%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.27%) Linux
3 7 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.87%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.93%) Unix
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.43%) Information Security
2 43 (20.09%) Project Management
3 40 (18.69%) Service Delivery
4 36 (16.82%) ITIL
5 34 (15.89%) Risk Management
5 34 (15.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (15.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (11.68%) Identity Management
8 23 (10.75%) CRM
9 22 (10.28%) Change Management
10 20 (9.35%) People Management
11 19 (8.88%) PRINCE2
12 18 (8.41%) Vulnerability Management
13 17 (7.94%) Data Loss Prevention
13 17 (7.94%) Security Architecture
13 17 (7.94%) Service Management
14 15 (7.01%) B2B
14 15 (7.01%) Database Security
14 15 (7.01%) Identity Access Management
14 15 (7.01%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.80%) C
2 4 (1.87%) SQL
2 4 (1.87%) VBA
3 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.93%) Clojure
3 2 (0.93%) Cypher
3 2 (0.93%) Python
3 2 (0.93%) R
4 1 (0.47%) C#
4 1 (0.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (8.88%) CISM
1 19 (8.88%) CISSP
2 17 (7.94%) Degree
3 12 (5.61%) CISA
4 11 (5.14%) CRISC
5 8 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.80%) MCSE
6 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.87%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.87%) EMC Certification
8 2 (0.93%) HND
9 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.94%) PCI DSS
2 14 (6.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (5.61%) SLA
4 8 (3.74%) COBIT
5 7 (3.27%) QA
6 4 (1.87%) Government Security Classifications
7 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.34%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.93%) Docker
5 2 (0.93%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.93%) vSphere
5 2 (0.93%) XenApp
6 1 (0.47%) HDFS
6 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) AirWatch
2 3 (1.40%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.93%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.41%) Cisco
3 15 (7.01%) ION Trading
4 13 (6.07%) VMware
5 11 (5.14%) Oracle
6 8 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.27%) Citrix
8 4 (1.87%) EMC
8 4 (1.87%) LANDesk
8 4 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.87%) SAP
9 3 (1.40%) Avaya
9 3 (1.40%) NetApp
9 3 (1.40%) Workday
10 2 (0.93%) Apple
10 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.93%) Forcepoint
10 2 (0.93%) Reuters
10 2 (0.93%) Sophos
10 2 (0.93%) Sun
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago