The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.71% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £71,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £73,750 £77,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +14.81%
Head of IT
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
531 570 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 94.82% 96.77% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 493 455 433
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Swindon

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Swindon

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (22.22%) CRISC
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) CISA
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
4 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
3 2 (22.22%) IT Audit
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISA
1 2 (22.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP