The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 98 138 143
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.24% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.26% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Median salary £61,250 £90,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.94% -
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £75,000 £77,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1190 1936 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.12% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1537 1579
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Reading

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Reading

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft