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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Information Officer
Rank 894 925 981
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 32 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.032% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 17
Median salary £100,000 £110,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £52,454
10% offered a salary of more than £125,500 £150,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £110,000 £78,750
% change year-on-year
-47.72% +39.68%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Chief Information Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Information Officer
Top 15 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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +24 27 £100,000 -9.09% 4
London 0 17 £102,500 +1.23% 3
Scotland - 5 £87,500 - 1
Midlands - 5 £57,500 -
South West - 4 - -
Dorset - 4 - -
Bournemouth - 4 - -
City of London +43 2 £75,000 -31.81% 1
Glasgow - 2 £87,500 - 1
South East +16 1 £105,000 -25.00%
Berkshire +14 1 £105,000 -25.00%
Maidenhead - 1 £105,000 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £92,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Information Security
3 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (22.81%) Target Operating Model
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.54%) Banking
6 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.79%) Retail
8 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
8 8 (14.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (14.04%) CISM
8 8 (14.04%) CISSP
8 8 (14.04%) Supplier Management
8 8 (14.04%) Matrix Management
8 8 (14.04%) Performance Improvement
8 8 (14.04%) People Management
9 7 (12.28%) Data Governance
9 7 (12.28%) COBIT
9 7 (12.28%) ISEB
9 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.28%) PMI
9 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
9 7 (12.28%) C
9 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.28%) Balanced Scorecard
9 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
10 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
10 6 (10.53%) BCP
10 6 (10.53%) Resource Management
10 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.75%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Banking
3 9 (15.79%) Retail
4 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
1 7 (12.28%) PMI
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.51%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (3.51%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (1.75%) Blog
3 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) Fintech
3 1 (1.75%) Informatics
3 1 (1.75%) Life Science
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
3 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Information Security
2 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (22.81%) Target Operating Model
4 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
6 8 (14.04%) Matrix Management
6 8 (14.04%) People Management
6 8 (14.04%) Performance Improvement
6 8 (14.04%) Supplier Management
7 7 (12.28%) Balanced Scorecard
7 7 (12.28%) Data Governance
7 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.53%) BCP
8 6 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.77%) ITIL
9 5 (8.77%) Scrum
9 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) C
2 2 (3.51%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) CISM
1 8 (14.04%) CISSP
2 7 (12.28%) ISEB
2 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) CISA
4 2 (3.51%) CRISC
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) COBIT
2 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.02%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.26%) QA
5 2 (3.51%) COSO
6 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.75%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Guidewire
3 2 (3.51%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.51%) Cognos
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Qualys
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and rapid career progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and rapid career progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
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Posted: 19 days ago