The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 187 195 224
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 20 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 0.19% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.20% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 4
Average salary £91,250 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,750 £64,300 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Head of IT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4513 4399 5311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.43% 94.48% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3830 3586 4644
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Surrey

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Surrey

Head of IT
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Egham - 10 £102,500 -
Head of IT
South East

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (45.45%) ITIL
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (18.18%) People Management
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Retail
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
6 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Release Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) SLA
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (9.09%) Demand Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Licensing
6 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) People Management
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Software Licensing
5 2 (9.09%) Demand Management
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco