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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Technology
Rank 601 585 581
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 28 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.064% 0.091% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.098% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 32
Average salary £90,550 £71,250 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.08% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £62,750
10% offered a salary of more than £116,000 £118,000 £109,750
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +12.08%
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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +26 6 £125,000 +92.30%
Head of Technology
England

Head of Technology
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 19 (30.16%) Degree
3 17 (26.98%) Retail
4 16 (25.40%) Banking
5 14 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 14 (22.22%) Marketing
5 14 (22.22%) Project Management
6 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.87%) ACCA
7 10 (15.87%) CISA
7 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.29%) MBA
8 9 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
8 9 (14.29%) Time Management
9 8 (12.70%) Analytics
10 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 7 (11.11%) Change Management
10 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.11%) MS Office
11 6 (9.52%) ITIL
11 6 (9.52%) CRM
11 6 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (9.52%) SPSS
11 6 (9.52%) Market Research
11 6 (9.52%) Competitor Analysis
11 6 (9.52%) Statistics
11 6 (9.52%) E-Learning
11 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development

Head of Technology
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (1.59%) Apache
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.59%) Lync
1 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Office
2 6 (9.52%) SPSS
3 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) VoIP
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
1 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) MS Access
2 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.59%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.59%) Hudson
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 17 (26.98%) Retail
3 16 (25.40%) Banking
4 14 (22.22%) Marketing
5 6 (9.52%) Investment Banking
6 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.17%) Advertising
7 2 (3.17%) Front Office
8 1 (1.59%) Back Office
8 1 (1.59%) Electronics
8 1 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (1.59%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) HTML
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (3.17%) HTML5
4 1 (1.59%) REST
4 1 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
4 1 (1.59%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) LAMP
4 1 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) E-Learning
1 6 (9.52%) Statistics
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.59%) Home Automation
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.59%) DTV
4 1 (1.59%) Equities
4 1 (1.59%) CCTV
4 1 (1.59%) Derivative
4 1 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Project Management
1 14 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
3 9 (14.29%) Time Management
4 8 (12.70%) Analytics
5 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.11%) Change Management
5 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.52%) CRM
6 6 (9.52%) ITIL
6 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 6 (9.52%) Competitor Analysis
6 6 (9.52%) Data Analytics
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analytics
6 6 (9.52%) Market Research
7 5 (7.94%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) C#
2 3 (4.76%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) PHP
4 1 (1.59%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) VBA
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) ACCA
2 10 (15.87%) CISA
3 9 (14.29%) MBA
4 5 (7.94%) CISM
5 1 (1.59%) MCP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) Firmware
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.59%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) hybris
5 1 (1.59%) Demandware
5 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Apple
5 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.59%) Algorithmics
5 1 (1.59%) ATG
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