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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 547 552 616
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 98 109 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 86 95 80
Median salary £90,000 £73,135 £81,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.06% -9.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,747 £52,750 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
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
38279 42270 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 35754 39739
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +46 14 £77,500 +8.77% 1
Bromley - 4 £85,000 -
Stanmore - 2 £43,288 - 1
Croydon - 1 £85,000 -
Head of IT
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 85 (45.45%) Finance
2 41 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (18.72%) Analytics
4 31 (16.58%) Hadoop
4 31 (16.58%) Data Analytics
5 29 (15.51%) Big Data
5 29 (15.51%) ITIL
6 27 (14.44%) Microsoft
7 26 (13.90%) Business Development
8 22 (11.76%) Project Management
9 20 (10.70%) HDFS
9 20 (10.70%) CRM
9 20 (10.70%) Manufacturing
9 20 (10.70%) Cloudera
10 18 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (9.63%) PRINCE2
11 17 (9.09%) Service Management
11 17 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 17 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (8.56%) Banking
12 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
12 16 (8.56%) Change Management
12 16 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (8.02%) Retail
13 15 (8.02%) Windows
14 13 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (6.95%) Linux
15 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
15 12 (6.42%) E-Commerce

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 11 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 4 (2.14%) Apache
3 2 (1.07%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.07%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
4 1 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.21%) MS Office
3 4 (2.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.42%) IaaS
3 10 (5.35%) SaaS
4 9 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (4.81%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (4.81%) Amazon S3
5 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (2.67%) Office 365
7 3 (1.60%) PaaS
8 1 (0.53%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) Firewall
2 5 (2.67%) Internet
3 4 (2.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (2.14%) VoIP
4 3 (1.60%) MPLS
4 3 (1.60%) VPN
4 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.07%) LAN
5 2 (1.07%) Network Security
5 2 (1.07%) SAN
5 2 (1.07%) WAN
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.53%) FWSM
6 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.58%) Hadoop
2 29 (15.51%) Big Data
3 11 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 11 (5.88%) Impala
4 9 (4.81%) Mahout
4 9 (4.81%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.81%) Neo4j
4 9 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.14%) MySQL
5 4 (2.14%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.60%) Redis
7 2 (1.07%) GIS
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Git (software)
1 9 (4.81%) Jenkins
1 9 (4.81%) Vagrant
1 9 (4.81%) Yeoman
General
1 85 (45.45%) Finance
2 20 (10.70%) Manufacturing
3 16 (8.56%) Banking
4 15 (8.02%) Retail
5 10 (5.35%) Marketing
5 10 (5.35%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.21%) Law
7 4 (2.14%) Front Office
7 4 (2.14%) Games
7 4 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.07%) Back Office
8 2 (1.07%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.07%) Legal
8 2 (1.07%) Publishing
8 2 (1.07%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.81%) Cascalog
1 9 (4.81%) D3.js
1 9 (4.81%) Natural Language Processing
1 9 (4.81%) Pandas
1 9 (4.81%) scikit-learn
1 9 (4.81%) SciPy
2 5 (2.67%) .NET
2 5 (2.67%) LAMP
3 3 (1.60%) beanstalkd
3 3 (1.60%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.81%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.28%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.67%) PMI
5 5 (2.67%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.14%) EPoS
6 4 (2.14%) Life Science
7 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.60%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.07%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.07%) Biology
8 2 (1.07%) Clustering
8 2 (1.07%) Fintech
8 2 (1.07%) Statistics
8 2 (1.07%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.53%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.02%) Windows
2 13 (6.95%) Linux
3 6 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.60%) Unix
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.53%) CentOS
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (18.72%) Analytics
3 31 (16.58%) Data Analytics
4 29 (15.51%) ITIL
5 26 (13.90%) Business Development
6 22 (11.76%) Project Management
7 20 (10.70%) CRM
8 18 (9.63%) PRINCE2
9 17 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (9.09%) Service Management
10 16 (8.56%) Change Management
10 16 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
11 13 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.42%) Big Data Analytics
12 12 (6.42%) Business Continuity
12 12 (6.42%) Coaching
12 12 (6.42%) Data Architecture
12 12 (6.42%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.88%) Python
1 11 (5.88%) R
1 11 (5.88%) SQL
2 9 (4.81%) Bash Shell
2 9 (4.81%) Clojure
2 9 (4.81%) VBA
3 8 (4.28%) C
4 5 (2.67%) PHP
5 4 (2.14%) Java
6 3 (1.60%) C#
7 2 (1.07%) C++
7 2 (1.07%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.60%) CISSP
4 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.07%) CCIE
5 2 (1.07%) CISA
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.07%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.07%) HND
5 2 (1.07%) ISEB
5 2 (1.07%) MCSE
5 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.07%) PhD
5 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.28%) SLA
3 4 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.60%) COBIT
5 2 (1.07%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (1.07%) QA
6 1 (0.53%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (10.70%) HDFS
2 9 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (4.81%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) Puppet
2 2 (1.07%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.70%) Cloudera
3 8 (4.28%) Cisco
4 5 (2.67%) SAP
5 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.60%) VMware
7 2 (1.07%) Apple
7 2 (1.07%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle
7 2 (1.07%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.07%) Teradata
8 1 (0.53%) Ariba
8 1 (0.53%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.53%) Sun
8 1 (0.53%) Yardi
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £105000 - £120000 per annum + 30% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parc Ellis Solutions Ltd
Salary: £100K - £120K + 20-30% Bonus + Banking Bens!
Posted: 26 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Stanmore College
Salary: From £42,214 to £44,362 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Central London / West End
Onfido
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago