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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 508 554 603
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 120 111 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 114 91 65
Median salary £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,995 £50,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £118,500 £120,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £70,000 £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
37543 41440 45047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.56% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 35217 37558
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 £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +39 11 £100,000 +37.93% 1
Croydon -6 2 £85,000 +21.42%
Stanmore - 2 £43,288 -
Head of IT
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (40.87%) Finance
2 41 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (16.35%) Information Security
4 29 (13.94%) ITIL
5 27 (12.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (12.98%) Analytics
6 26 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 23 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (11.06%) Service Delivery
8 22 (10.58%) Project Management
8 22 (10.58%) Hadoop
8 22 (10.58%) Data Analytics
9 21 (10.10%) Big Data
10 20 (9.62%) Business Development
10 20 (9.62%) Risk Management
11 19 (9.13%) Retail
12 18 (8.65%) Management Information System
12 18 (8.65%) People Management
13 16 (7.69%) MS Excel
13 16 (7.69%) Performance Management
13 16 (7.69%) Security Architecture
14 15 (7.21%) PRINCE2
14 15 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (6.73%) Windows
15 14 (6.73%) CRM
15 14 (6.73%) Open Source
15 14 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (6.25%) Degree
16 13 (6.25%) Linux
16 13 (6.25%) 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 12 (5.77%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.40%) Apache
3 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
5 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.48%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (4.81%) Amazon EMR
2 10 (4.81%) Amazon S3
2 10 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.33%) IaaS
4 7 (3.37%) SaaS
5 6 (2.88%) Office 365
6 3 (1.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.85%) Network Security
2 6 (2.88%) Firewall
3 5 (2.40%) Internet
4 4 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.92%) MPLS
4 4 (1.92%) VoIP
4 4 (1.92%) VPN
5 2 (0.96%) WAN
6 1 (0.48%) DHCP
6 1 (0.48%) DNS
6 1 (0.48%) LAN
6 1 (0.48%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.58%) Hadoop
2 21 (10.10%) Big Data
3 12 (5.77%) Apache Hive
3 12 (5.77%) Impala
4 10 (4.81%) Mahout
4 10 (4.81%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.81%) Neo4j
4 10 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.92%) MySQL
5 4 (1.92%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.44%) Redis
7 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.48%) GIS
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) QlikView
7 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (5.77%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.81%) Vagrant
2 10 (4.81%) Yeoman
General
1 85 (40.87%) Finance
2 19 (9.13%) Retail
3 11 (5.29%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.81%) Banking
4 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.37%) Law
6 6 (2.88%) Marketing
7 4 (1.92%) Front Office
7 4 (1.92%) Games
7 4 (1.92%) Legal
8 3 (1.44%) Publishing
9 2 (0.96%) Back Office
9 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.81%) Cascalog
1 10 (4.81%) D3.js
1 10 (4.81%) Natural Language Processing
1 10 (4.81%) Pandas
1 10 (4.81%) scikit-learn
1 10 (4.81%) SciPy
2 5 (2.40%) LAMP
3 3 (1.44%) beanstalkd
3 3 (1.44%) COM
4 2 (0.96%) .NET
5 1 (0.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.65%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.81%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.85%) Life Science
6 6 (2.88%) CESG
7 5 (2.40%) Statistics
7 5 (2.40%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.92%) EPoS
8 4 (1.92%) FMCG
8 4 (1.92%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.44%) PMI
10 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.96%) Clustering
10 2 (0.96%) Fintech
10 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.96%) User Experience
11 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.73%) Windows
2 13 (6.25%) Linux
3 7 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.40%) Unix
5 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (16.35%) Information Security
3 29 (13.94%) ITIL
4 27 (12.98%) Analytics
4 27 (12.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (11.06%) Service Delivery
6 22 (10.58%) Data Analytics
6 22 (10.58%) Project Management
7 20 (9.62%) Business Development
7 20 (9.62%) Risk Management
8 18 (8.65%) People Management
9 16 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 16 (7.69%) Security Architecture
10 15 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (7.21%) PRINCE2
11 14 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.73%) CRM
11 14 (6.73%) Open Source
12 13 (6.25%) Change Management
12 13 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.77%) Python
1 12 (5.77%) R
1 12 (5.77%) SQL
2 10 (4.81%) Bash Shell
2 10 (4.81%) Clojure
2 10 (4.81%) Cypher
2 10 (4.81%) VBA
3 7 (3.37%) C
4 5 (2.40%) PHP
5 3 (1.44%) Java
6 2 (0.96%) C++
6 2 (0.96%) MATLAB
6 2 (0.96%) Scala
7 1 (0.48%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (6.25%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) CISSP
3 7 (3.37%) CISA
3 7 (3.37%) CISM
4 6 (2.88%) CRISC
5 4 (1.92%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.44%) MCSE
6 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.96%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.96%) HND
7 2 (0.96%) ISEB
7 2 (0.96%) PhD
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.48%) PMP
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 10 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.81%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.85%) SLA
4 7 (3.37%) QA
5 4 (1.92%) COBIT
5 4 (1.92%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 10 (4.81%) HDFS
1 10 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
1 10 (4.81%) VirtualBox
2 4 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.96%) Docker
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.48%) XenApp
4 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.96%) SCCM
3 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 26 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.25%) Cisco
3 10 (4.81%) Cloudera
4 6 (2.88%) VMware
5 5 (2.40%) Oracle
6 4 (1.92%) SAP
7 3 (1.44%) Citrix
7 3 (1.44%) ION Trading
8 2 (0.96%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.96%) NetApp
8 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.96%) Teradata
9 1 (0.48%) Apple
9 1 (0.48%) Ariba
9 1 (0.48%) EMC
9 1 (0.48%) IBM
9 1 (0.48%) NCR
9 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.48%) Sun
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Berwick Partners
Salary: £75,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £140000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago