The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of IT in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 178 173 165
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 11 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 9
Average salary £53,750 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.76% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £67,542 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,700 £93,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3874 3983 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.52% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3446 3313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Head of IT
North West

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Manchester

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Manchester

Head of IT
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Oldham -8 2 £61,000 -14.51%
Head of IT
North West

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Demand Management
3 4 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) ERP

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
1 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Demand Management
2 4 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applitracker
Salary: £50,000 + PACKAGE + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago