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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Information Officer
Rank 909 895 913
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 26 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.039% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.041% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 19
Average salary £95,000 £83,750 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £74,500
10% offered a salary of more than £119,500 £113,750 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £107,500 £87,500 £95,000
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -7.89%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Chief Information Officer Salary Histogram in the UK

Chief Information Officer
Top 14 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 11 February 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
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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 +13 26 £95,000 +13.43% 5
London +5 18 £92,500 +19.35% 1
City of London +49 4 £90,000 -5.26%
South East +17 4 £115,000 +155.55% 2
Berkshire - 4 £115,000 -
East of England -3 2 £80,000 -15.78%
Bedfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £100,000 -
Bristol - 1 £61,750 -
East Midlands - 1 £72,500 - 1
South West - 1 £61,750 - 1
Bedford - 1 £60,000 -
Leicester - 1 £72,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £72,500 -

Chief Information Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 20 (29.41%) Information Security
3 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.47%) Retail
4 17 (25.00%) Banking
5 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (22.06%) CISSP
5 15 (22.06%) CISM
6 12 (17.65%) Supplier Management
7 11 (16.18%) PRINCE2
8 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
8 10 (14.71%) People Management
9 9 (13.24%) PCI DSS
9 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
10 8 (11.76%) CISA
10 8 (11.76%) Degree
10 8 (11.76%) Matrix Management
11 7 (10.29%) Risk Management
11 7 (10.29%) PMI
11 7 (10.29%) PMI Certification
11 7 (10.29%) High Availability
11 7 (10.29%) Performance Improvement
11 7 (10.29%) Coaching
12 6 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
12 6 (8.82%) CRISC
12 6 (8.82%) Internet
12 6 (8.82%) ITIL
12 6 (8.82%) Perl
12 6 (8.82%) Oracle

Chief Information Officer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (4.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) Big Data
3 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Subversion
1 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Retail
3 17 (25.00%) Banking
4 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.35%) Front Office
5 5 (7.35%) International Banking
6 3 (4.41%) Publishing
7 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.94%) Marketing
7 2 (2.94%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.47%) Advertising
8 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.47%) Legal
8 1 (1.47%) Local Government
8 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) JSON
2 1 (1.47%) REST
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) PMI
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Market Risk
2 5 (7.35%) Online Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.88%) Fintech
3 4 (5.88%) User Experience
4 3 (4.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Blog
5 2 (2.94%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.94%) Life Science
6 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.47%) FMCG
6 1 (1.47%) Informatics
6 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Solaris
1 5 (7.35%) Unix
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
1 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Information Security
2 18 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.65%) Supplier Management
4 11 (16.18%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.71%) People Management
5 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
6 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.76%) Matrix Management
8 7 (10.29%) Coaching
8 7 (10.29%) High Availability
8 7 (10.29%) Performance Improvement
8 7 (10.29%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.82%) Balanced Scorecard
9 6 (8.82%) ITIL
9 6 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (7.35%) Data Protection
11 4 (5.88%) Analytics
11 4 (5.88%) Cost Transparency
11 4 (5.88%) Data Analytics
11 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) Perl
2 5 (7.35%) C#
2 5 (7.35%) Java
2 5 (7.35%) Korn
2 5 (7.35%) VBA
3 3 (4.41%) C
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) CISM
1 15 (22.06%) CISSP
2 8 (11.76%) CISA
2 8 (11.76%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) PMI Certification
4 6 (8.82%) CRISC
4 6 (8.82%) ISEB
5 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) CGEIT
7 3 (4.41%) CISMP
7 3 (4.41%) MBA
8 2 (2.94%) CCNA
8 2 (2.94%) CCNP
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (13.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.41%) COBIT
4 1 (1.47%) GCP
4 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Murex
2 5 (7.35%) Sybase
3 3 (4.41%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.94%) Qualys
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
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