The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 91 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.42% 0.11% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.11% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £80,000 £97,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +90.24%
UK excluding London average salary £71,250 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +11.53%
Head of IT
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 875 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.70% 95.63% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 704 772 725
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Southampton

Head of IT
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
1 4 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 4 (100.00%) WFM
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) FMCG
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) IT Asset Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
1 4 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 4 (100.00%) WFM
1 4 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) IT Asset Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle