The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Chief Information Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Information Officer
UK
Rank 828 926 913
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 24 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.023% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 21
Median salary £105,000 £100,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £72,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £115,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £105,000 £112,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Chief Information Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Chief Information Officer in the job title.

Chief Information Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chief Information Officer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer within the UK.

Chief Information Officer Salary Trend in the UK

Chief Information Officer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Chief Information Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Information Officer
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 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
England +98 24 £105,000 +5.00% 3
London +80 12 £110,000 +15.78% 2
South East +61 3 £135,000 +17.39%
East of England +34 3 £100,000 - 1
North West - 3 £90,000 -
West Midlands +35 2 £102,500 +13.88%
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £100,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £135,000 -
Chester - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £135,000 -
Berkshire +47 1 £105,000 -8.69%
City of London +36 1 £110,000 -5.37%
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £100,000 -
Essex - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £90,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £105,000 -
Reading - 1 £105,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Chief Information Officer 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 featuring Chief Information Officer in the job title.

1 24 (46.15%) Information Security
2 23 (44.23%) Degree
3 20 (38.46%) Finance
3 20 (38.46%) CISM
4 17 (32.69%) CISSP
5 16 (30.77%) CISA
6 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
6 11 (21.15%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
7 10 (19.23%) Service Delivery
8 8 (15.38%) Marketing
8 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
8 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (13.46%) Security Monitoring
10 6 (11.54%) Personalization
10 6 (11.54%) Contract Management
10 6 (11.54%) Data Security
10 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.54%) BCP
10 6 (11.54%) PCI QSA
10 6 (11.54%) ISO22301
10 6 (11.54%) ISSAP
10 6 (11.54%) ISMS
10 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
11 5 (9.62%) Project Management
11 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
11 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) CESG
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Life Science
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Information Security
2 11 (21.15%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (13.46%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (13.46%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.54%) BCP
6 6 (11.54%) Contract Management
6 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 6 (11.54%) Data Security
6 6 (11.54%) ISMS
6 6 (11.54%) Personalization
7 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Degree
2 20 (38.46%) CISM
3 17 (32.69%) CISSP
4 16 (30.77%) CISA
5 6 (11.54%) ISSAP
5 6 (11.54%) PCI QSA
6 3 (5.77%) CREST Certified
6 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.85%) PhD
8 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 6 (11.54%) ISO22301
4 4 (7.69%) COBIT
5 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive base salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Accord
Salary: £125k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago