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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Business Intelligence (BI)
Rank 863 874 854
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Intelligence 27 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.025% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.026% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 33
Average salary £77,500 £82,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £55,000 £63,800
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £82,500 £72,000
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +14.58%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Head of Business Intelligence Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 19 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 22 October 2014. 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 +15 26 £80,000 -3.03% 1
London +17 14 £80,000 -4.47%
Yorkshire -20 7 £90,000 +46.93%
City of London +18 6 £77,500 +10.71%
South West -13 2 £51,000 +0.99%
South East -23 2 £75,000 -9.09%
Humberside - 2 £85,000 -
Bristol - 2 £51,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £77,500 +40.90%
Milton Keynes -6 1 £77,500 +40.90%
Berkshire -14 1 £72,500 -13.43%
East of England -18 1 £70,000 -
South Yorkshire -20 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Sheffield -26 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Essex - 1 £70,000 -
Romford - 1 £65,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £50,000 -
Wales - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £50,000 -

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (43.14%) Analytics
3 19 (37.25%) Oracle
4 16 (31.37%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (21.57%) Finance
5 11 (21.57%) Data Management
5 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (21.57%) Big Data
6 10 (19.61%) Marketing
7 9 (17.65%) B2C
8 7 (13.73%) CRM
8 7 (13.73%) Retail
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
9 6 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (11.76%) Predictive Analytics
9 6 (11.76%) Endeca
9 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.76%) ERP
10 5 (9.80%) ETL
10 5 (9.80%) SAS
10 5 (9.80%) Siebel
10 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
10 5 (9.80%) SQL
10 5 (9.80%) Project Management
10 5 (9.80%) Information Management
11 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.84%) Change Management
11 4 (7.84%) Informatica
11 4 (7.84%) Agresso

Head of Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 5 (9.80%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SPSS
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Agresso
2 1 (1.96%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (21.57%) Big Data
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.84%) OLAP
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.92%) SAP BW
8 2 (3.92%) SAP BI
8 2 (3.92%) MySQL
8 2 (3.92%) QlikView
8 2 (3.92%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.96%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Marketing
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.96%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) OLE
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.96%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Economics
3 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (43.14%) Analytics
3 11 (21.57%) Data Management
4 9 (17.65%) B2C
5 7 (13.73%) CRM
6 6 (11.76%) Predictive Analytics
6 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.76%) ERP
7 5 (9.80%) ETL
7 5 (9.80%) Project Management
7 5 (9.80%) Information Management
8 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.84%) Change Management
8 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Data Governance
9 3 (5.88%) Operations Research
9 3 (5.88%) Marketing Analytics
9 3 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.92%) Marketing Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) R
2 3 (5.88%) C
3 2 (3.92%) VBA
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Endeca
3 5 (9.80%) Siebel
4 4 (7.84%) Informatica
5 3 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) Cognos
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.92%) Jaspersoft
6 2 (3.92%) Tableau
7 1 (1.96%) Aprimo
7 1 (1.96%) Teradata