The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Professional Services 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 Professional Services 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
Head of Professional Services
Rank 929 931 933
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Professional Services 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £92,500 £95,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 - -

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% -

Head of Professional Services
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Head of Professional Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Professional Services
Salary Trend

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

Head of Professional Services Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Professional Services
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Professional Services over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Head of Professional Services Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Professional Services
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Professional Services 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 +20 6 £92,500 -2.63%
London +11 5 £92,500 -2.63%
East of England - 1 £59,000 -
Essex - 1 £59,000 -
Colchester - 1 £59,000 -

Head of Professional Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Professional Services 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 Professional Services in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (70.00%) Portfolio Management
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) SimCorp
6 1 (10.00%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (10.00%) Derivative
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (10.00%) thinkFolio
6 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
6 1 (10.00%) BYOD
6 1 (10.00%) Eze Castle Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income

Head of Professional Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Professional Services 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 Professional Services in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SimCorp Dimension
1 1 (10.00%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Front Office
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) BYOD
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
1 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Portfolio Management
1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Presales
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (10.00%) Charles River
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Eze Castle Integration
2 1 (10.00%) SimCorp
2 1 (10.00%) VMware