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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
UK / Wales
Rank 93 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.095% - 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% - 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £55,000 - £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £75,000 £77,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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
1009 1339 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.82% 97.81% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1144 1163
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 - 1 £55,000 -
Head of IT
UK

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) SLA

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 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Dell