The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £67,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Head of IT
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 74 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 96.93% 93.67% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 154 68 123
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Head of IT
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in St Albans

Head of IT
Top 7 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) SLA