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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Professional Services
Rank 895 925 879
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Professional Services 3 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.007% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £80,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 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
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 30 June 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
(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 +28 3 £70,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands - 2 £70,000 -
London +16 1 - - 1
Warwick - 1 £70,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £70,000 -

Head of Professional Services
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity

Head of Professional Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
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