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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 195 187 185
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Average salary £54,138 £64,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.40% -11.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,241 £50,000 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,241 £100,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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
4580 4131 3844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.24% 95.12% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 3249 3245
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Wakefield -9 5 £54,138 -15.40% 1
Leeds -10 1 £50,000 -41.17% 1
Head of IT
Yorkshire

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Line Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Logistics
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) FMCG
5 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) FMCG
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Line Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Logistics
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Laserfiche
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive plus great benefits
Posted: 10 days ago