The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Information Officer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Information Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chief Information Officer
Rank 843 853 849
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 37 26 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.024% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.025% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 34
Average salary £100,000 £100,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £125,000 £117,000
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £110,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +91.30%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Chief Information Officer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Chief Information Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Information Officer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
England +2 28 £100,000 - 1
London -6 16 £82,500 -17.50% 1
City of London +14 6 £98,000 +15.29% 1
East of England -12 6 £120,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £120,000 -
South Wales - 5 - -
Wales - 5 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £87,500 -
Harpenden - 3 £100,000 -
South East -12 2 £45,000 -59.09%
Cardiff - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Birmingham -13 1 £100,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -17 1 £100,000 -20.00%
Scotland - 1 £100,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £100,000 -

Chief Information Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief Information Officer 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 Chief Information Officer in their job title.

1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Manufacturing
3 12 (22.64%) ITIL
3 12 (22.64%) Project Management
3 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
3 12 (22.64%) Banking
4 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.75%) Retail
5 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
5 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
6 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
7 7 (13.21%) PRINCE
7 7 (13.21%) BPR
7 7 (13.21%) Business Development
7 7 (13.21%) Performance Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) ERP
8 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
8 6 (11.32%) Information Security
8 6 (11.32%) eTOM
8 6 (11.32%) Degree
8 6 (11.32%) Life Science
8 6 (11.32%) Lean Six Sigma
8 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) Coaching
8 6 (11.32%) People Management
9 5 (9.43%) Benchmarking
9 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.55%) C
10 4 (7.55%) PMI

Chief Information Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Chief Information Officer 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 Chief Information Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) LAN
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
1 2 (3.77%) DHCP
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.77%) DNS
1 2 (3.77%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Manufacturing
3 12 (22.64%) Banking
4 11 (20.75%) Retail
5 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
6 4 (7.55%) Legal
6 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Back Office
7 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (1.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Velocity
2 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) Life Science
3 4 (7.55%) PMI
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.77%) iPhone
5 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
1 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) ITIL
1 12 (22.64%) Project Management
1 12 (22.64%) Service Delivery
2 11 (20.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.21%) PRINCE
4 7 (13.21%) BPR
4 7 (13.21%) Business Development
4 7 (13.21%) Performance Improvement
5 6 (11.32%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (11.32%) Coaching
5 6 (11.32%) People Management
5 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
5 6 (11.32%) ERP
5 6 (11.32%) eTOM
5 6 (11.32%) Information Security
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.43%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) C
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.55%) MBA
3 3 (5.66%) CISA
3 3 (5.66%) CISM
3 3 (5.66%) CISSP
4 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 1 (1.89%) PMP
5 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.77%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (3.77%) XenApp
1 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Cognizant
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) HP
2 2 (3.77%) Citrix
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