The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Technology role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Technology in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Technology
Rank 585 632 598
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 28 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.053% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.057% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 18
Average salary £66,250 £83,322 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.48% -1.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £74,750 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £135,000 £103,250
UK excluding London average salary £86,250 £62,500 £65,750
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -4.94%
Head of Technology
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Technology
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Technology in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Technology Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in London

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

Head of Technology Salary Trend in London

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Technology across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Head of Technology Salary Histogram in London

Head of Technology
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +43 5 £65,000 -16.12%
Brentford - 1 £52,500 -
Head of Technology
England

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Technology in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Technology in their job title.

1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Project Management
3 11 (20.75%) Degree
4 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
5 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.21%) C#
5 7 (13.21%) Marketing
5 7 (13.21%) Analytics
6 6 (11.32%) Retail
7 5 (9.43%) Banking
7 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.43%) Java
7 5 (9.43%) MS Office
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.55%) E-Learning
8 4 (7.55%) MBA
8 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
8 4 (7.55%) Windows
8 4 (7.55%) .NET
8 4 (7.55%) Oracle
8 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
8 4 (7.55%) CRM
8 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.55%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (7.55%) SPSS
8 4 (7.55%) Market Research
8 4 (7.55%) Product Management
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
8 4 (7.55%) Business Analytics

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Technology in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Head of Technology in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Lync
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) SPSS
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 2 (3.77%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MS Access
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Marketing
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 5 (9.43%) Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Legal
5 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.66%) Advertising
6 2 (3.77%) Front Office
7 1 (1.89%) Back Office
7 1 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) E-Learning
1 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.55%) Statistics
2 3 (5.66%) Fixed Income
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Life Science
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.89%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Project Management
2 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
3 7 (13.21%) Analytics
4 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
4 5 (9.43%) Change Management
4 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.55%) CRM
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Market Research
5 4 (7.55%) Product Management
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analytics
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Competitor Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Direct Marketing
5 4 (7.55%) Time Management
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.66%) IT Governance
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) C#
2 5 (9.43%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 2 (3.77%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) VBA
3 2 (3.77%) C
3 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) MBA
3 1 (1.89%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.89%) Firmware
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco
3 2 (3.77%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.77%) Algorithmics
4 1 (1.89%) Planview
4 1 (1.89%) Demandware
4 1 (1.89%) hybris
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) ATG
London
GL Global
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £120,000 to £130,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
City of London
Salary: up to £95,000 per annum package
Posted: 11 days ago