The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of IT in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank - 192 168
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.44% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 6
Average salary - £80,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £69,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Head of IT
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4534 4812 3400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.59% 96.57% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3754 2676
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of IT in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Legal
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (30.00%) Strategic Management
4 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Head of IT 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 IT in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (30.00%) Strategic Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £80,000 per annum Bonus to 30% + Car Allowance + Pension + Life
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