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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Chief Information Officer
UK
Rank 817 887 902
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 34 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.031% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.032% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 28
Median salary £105,000 £95,000 £92,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £73,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £123,000 £126,000
UK excluding London median salary £105,000 £115,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Chief Information Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Information Officer
Top 26 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 23 January 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 +80 33 £105,000 +10.52% 5
London +48 18 £100,000 +8.10% 3
North West - 5 - -
Chester - 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 - -
South East +63 3 £135,000 +17.39% 1
East of England +23 3 £100,000 +66.66%
West Midlands - 2 £102,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £135,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £135,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £100,000 -
Berkshire +27 1 £105,000 -8.69% 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £105,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £100,000 - 1
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £105,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £105,000 -
Scotland - 1 £105,000 -
Essex - 1 - -

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (43.86%) Degree
2 24 (42.11%) Information Security
3 20 (35.09%) Finance
3 20 (35.09%) CISM
4 17 (29.82%) CISSP
5 16 (28.07%) CISA
6 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
6 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
7 10 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
8 8 (14.04%) Marketing
8 8 (14.04%) PCI DSS
8 8 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (12.28%) Security Monitoring
10 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 6 (10.53%) Data Security
10 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (10.53%) ISSAP
10 6 (10.53%) BCP
10 6 (10.53%) ISO22301
10 6 (10.53%) Contract Management
10 6 (10.53%) PCI QSA
10 6 (10.53%) ISMS
10 6 (10.53%) Data Protection
11 5 (8.77%) Project Management
11 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
11 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.02%) 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 (3.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
1 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Marketing
3 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) CESG
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Life Science
4 1 (1.75%) PMI
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Information Security
2 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
4 8 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (12.28%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (12.28%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.53%) BCP
6 6 (10.53%) Contract Management
6 6 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 6 (10.53%) Data Security
6 6 (10.53%) ISMS
6 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.02%) Business Development
8 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Degree
2 20 (35.09%) CISM
3 17 (29.82%) CISSP
4 16 (28.07%) CISA
5 6 (10.53%) ISSAP
5 6 (10.53%) PCI QSA
6 3 (5.26%) CREST Certified
6 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.51%) PhD
8 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.04%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.53%) ISO22301
4 4 (7.02%) COBIT
5 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £140,000 to £200,000 per annum £150-200k + bens bonus etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staffordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago