The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
England / South West
Rank 221 211 233
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 4 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.080% 0.57% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.58% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 29 11
Median salary £70,000 £80,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £116,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £73,750 £77,250
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4820 5325 5868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.63% 97.26% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 4551 4970
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Head of IT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in the South West

Head of IT
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +10 3 £70,000 -15.15%
Wiltshire +7 1 - -
Head of IT
England

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 South West region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (8.33%) PMI
6 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (8.33%) NHS
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Strategic Management
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitve Salary
Posted: 4 days ago