The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Business Intelligence role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Business Intelligence in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 852 890 871
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Intelligence 38 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.036% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.038% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 20
Average salary £92,500 £100,000 £82,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +21.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,185 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £115,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £92,500 £60,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+52.26% -2.80%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Head of Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence within the UK.

Head of Business Intelligence Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Head of Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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 +9 38 £92,500 -7.50% 4
South East +29 16 £92,500 +8.82% 1
Southampton - 13 £92,500 -
Hampshire - 13 £92,500 -
London +11 10 £83,750 -23.86% 2
City of London +29 5 £87,500 -23.91%
East of England +24 4 £63,998 -44.35%
West Yorkshire +12 4 £90,000 +50.00%
Leeds +6 4 £90,000 +50.00%
Yorkshire 0 4 £90,000 +50.00%
Hockley - 4 £63,998 -
Essex - 4 £63,998 -
Berkshire -2 3 - -
Leicestershire - 2 £64,935 -
East Midlands - 2 £64,935 -
Reading - 2 - -
Swindon - 1 £105,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £65,000 - 1
North West - 1 £65,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £105,000 -
South West - 1 £105,000 -

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Business Intelligence 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 Head of Business Intelligence in their job title.

1 67 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (43.28%) Finance
3 28 (41.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (38.81%) Business Objects
4 26 (38.81%) QlikView
5 24 (35.82%) SAS
6 22 (32.84%) MicroStrategy
7 16 (23.88%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (20.90%) Data Management
8 14 (20.90%) Analytics
9 10 (14.93%) Oracle
10 9 (13.43%) SAP
10 9 (13.43%) Data Governance
11 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
11 8 (11.94%) Marketing
11 8 (11.94%) Cognos
11 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.94%) Information Management
12 7 (10.45%) Teradata
12 7 (10.45%) SQL
12 7 (10.45%) Data Integration
12 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
12 7 (10.45%) Data Quality
13 6 (8.96%) Information Architecture
13 6 (8.96%) Degree
13 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
13 6 (8.96%) ETL
14 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
14 5 (7.46%) CRM
14 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development

Head of Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Business Intelligence 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 Head of Business Intelligence in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (35.82%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Project
1 2 (2.99%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.49%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) QlikView
2 16 (23.88%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.97%) OLTP
5 4 (5.97%) Big Data
6 3 (4.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (4.48%) DB2
6 3 (4.48%) OLAP
6 3 (4.48%) MySQL
6 3 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.99%) SAP BI
7 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.49%) Siebel EIM
8 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Electronics
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) OLE
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Data Integration
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.48%) DTV
5 2 (2.99%) Social Media
6 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (41.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (20.90%) Data Management
3 14 (20.90%) Analytics
4 9 (13.43%) Data Governance
5 8 (11.94%) Information Management
5 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.96%) ETL
6 6 (8.96%) Information Architecture
7 5 (7.46%) CRM
7 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.97%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.48%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.48%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (4.48%) Data Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) Process Management
9 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.48%) R
4 2 (2.99%) Java
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) C
5 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) MCSE
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) FINREP
2 1 (1.49%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) Business Objects
2 22 (32.84%) MicroStrategy
3 10 (14.93%) Oracle
4 9 (13.43%) SAP
5 8 (11.94%) Cognos
5 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.45%) Teradata
7 3 (4.48%) Informatica
7 3 (4.48%) Birst
7 3 (4.48%) Talend
8 2 (2.99%) Tableau
8 2 (2.99%) Siebel
9 1 (1.49%) Alterian
9 1 (1.49%) Aprimo
9 1 (1.49%) Twitter
9 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.49%) Palantir
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Robert Walters
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £67,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago