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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
North West / Manchester
Rank 179 172 177
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 21 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.12% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 5
Median salary £90,000 £75,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +18.11%
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £75,000 £77,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%

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
3684 3218 3823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.72% 97.02% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 2659 3238
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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
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 23 February 2017.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (23.33%) CISSP
4 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.00%) CISA
4 6 (20.00%) CISM
4 6 (20.00%) Information Security
5 5 (16.67%) COBIT
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 4 (13.33%) Finance
7 3 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (10.00%) IT Governance
7 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) CRISC
8 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
8 2 (6.67%) Internal Audit
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Service Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.33%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security
2 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.00%) IT Governance
5 3 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
6 2 (6.67%) Internal Audit
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CISSP
2 6 (20.00%) CISA
2 6 (20.00%) CISM
3 3 (10.00%) CRISC
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) COBIT
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
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