The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Head of IT featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 103 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 4 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 1.02% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.05% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Median salary £60,000 £70,750 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.19% +30.41%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Head of IT
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1253 1242 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.91% 97.87% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1066 1037
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Wales region.

Head of IT Salary Trend in Wales

Head of IT
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -12 4 £60,000 -15.19%
Head of IT
UK

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Head of IT job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Sage
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) People Management
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) People Management
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Sage