The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 81 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.21% 0.15% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -
Head of IT
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
899 627 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.46% 95.73% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 811 563 576
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
(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
Kettering - 2 £52,500 -
Head of IT
East Midlands

Head of IT
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware