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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 189 211 167
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 10
Average salary £63,750 £48,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.44% -17.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £84,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
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
4278 4867 3472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.83% 96.99% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3997 2763
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Leeds +26 8 £63,750 -20.31% 2
Bradford - 1 £85,000 -
Head of IT
Yorkshire

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (52.17%) Project Management
2 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
3 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Legal
4 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (39.13%) Information Security
5 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
7 6 (26.09%) Change Management
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma
8 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
8 5 (21.74%) Practice Management
8 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) XenApp
9 4 (17.39%) XenServer
9 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (17.39%) Coaching
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (17.39%) Strategic Management
9 4 (17.39%) QA
9 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (17.39%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
1 10 (43.48%) Legal
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Project Management
2 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
3 9 (39.13%) Information Security
4 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (26.09%) SDLC
5 6 (26.09%) Change Management
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) Six Sigma
6 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
6 5 (21.74%) Practice Management
7 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
7 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Coaching
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) Strategic Management
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) Service Management
8 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 4 (17.39%) XenServer
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
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