The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank - 44 49
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 1.64% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.68% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £60,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
Head of IT
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 297 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.19% 97.38% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 244 250 273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Peterborough

Head of IT
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 24 (77.42%) Degree
2 18 (58.06%) ITIL
3 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
3 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
5 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
5 6 (19.35%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (19.35%) Demand Management
5 6 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
5 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) Operations Management
5 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
5 6 (19.35%) Release Management
5 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
2 12 (38.71%) Risk Management
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) TOGAF
4 6 (19.35%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
4 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) Operations Management
4 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
4 6 (19.35%) Release Management
4 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
4 6 (19.35%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (19.35%) Demand Management
4 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
4 6 (19.35%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Degree