The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 176 168 174
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 10 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.50% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 8
Median salary £95,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £76,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
Head of IT
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3398 3425 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2902 2798 3137
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Manchester region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) LAN
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) SAP CRM
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
4 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (21.43%) PABX
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) LAN
1 3 (21.43%) PABX
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
1 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) COSO
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + standard benefits
Posted: 10 days ago