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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Professional Services
Rank 893 870 885
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Professional Services 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £75,000 £115,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +76.92%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 - £65,000

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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
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 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 23 October 2014 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 23 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 3 £75,000 -34.78%
Bournemouth - 2 £75,000 -
Dorset - 2 £75,000 -
South West - 2 £75,000 -
London -10 1 £125,000 +8.69%

Head of Professional Services
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Marketing
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (44.44%) Business Development
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (44.44%) NHS
4 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
4 4 (44.44%) Line Management
4 4 (44.44%) Local Government
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Law
6 2 (22.22%) Legal
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Product Management
7 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
7 1 (11.11%) vCloud

Head of Professional Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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.

General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (44.44%) Local Government
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Business Development
2 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) VMware