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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Information Officer
Rank 852 921 947
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 31 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.042% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.043% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 22
Median salary £100,000 £97,500 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,250 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £175,000 £140,000
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £175,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year
-52.85% +75.00%

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
86247 103892 110745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.55% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71633 86643 91629
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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 +78 28 £97,500 - 3
London +60 16 £100,000 +5.26% 1
North West -17 5 - - 1
Chester - 5 - - 1
Cheshire - 5 - - 1
Devon - 4 £45,000 -
Exeter - 4 £45,000 -
South West - 4 £45,000 -
East of England +19 1 £82,500 +37.50%
West Midlands - 1 £105,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £82,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £105,000 -
Scotland - 1 £105,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £82,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £72,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £105,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £72,500 -

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 21 (38.18%) Information Security
3 17 (30.91%) Finance
4 16 (29.09%) CISSP
5 15 (27.27%) CISM
6 11 (20.00%) CISA
6 11 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
7 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
7 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
7 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (12.73%) Marketing
8 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.73%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.91%) Project Management
9 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.09%) ISSAP
10 5 (9.09%) PCI QSA
10 5 (9.09%) BCP
10 5 (9.09%) ITIL
10 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
10 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.09%) Data Security
10 5 (9.09%) ISMS
10 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
10 5 (9.09%) ISO22301

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 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) G Suite
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) DHCP
1 2 (3.64%) DNS
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) QlikView
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Marketing
3 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.64%) GWT
1 2 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (3.64%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
1 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) CESG
2 3 (5.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.82%) Life Science
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) PMI
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Information Security
2 11 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (12.73%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 5 (9.09%) BCP
6 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.09%) Data Security
6 5 (9.09%) ISMS
6 5 (9.09%) ITIL
6 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.27%) Digital Forensics
7 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.27%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (5.45%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.64%) Perl
1 2 (3.64%) Python
1 2 (3.64%) Ruby
2 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 16 (29.09%) CISSP
3 15 (27.27%) CISM
4 11 (20.00%) CISA
5 5 (9.09%) ISSAP
5 5 (9.09%) PCI QSA
6 3 (5.45%) CREST Certified
6 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.82%) ISEB
8 1 (1.82%) PhD
8 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.09%) ISO22301
3 2 (3.64%) COBIT
4 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
2 2 (3.64%) Cognizant
2 2 (3.64%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
Chester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Berwick Partners
Salary: £120,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
North East
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago