The first table below looks at the demand for the Head of IT role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Information Technology
Rank 255 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 16 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.32% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 2
Average salary £49,250 £60,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £53,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £95,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7380 5604 5614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.68% 95.84% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5838 4426 4735
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Head of IT
England

Head of IT
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Head of IT Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Head of IT Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of IT across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Head of IT Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -24 13 £50,000 -4.76%
South Yorkshire -20 2 £58,125 -3.12%
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Head of IT
England

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 8 (27.59%) Project Management
1 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) UNIX
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) LAN
5 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.34%) Marketing
6 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.34%) VBA
6 3 (10.34%) MS Access
6 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
6 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 3 (10.34%) Retail
6 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) SugarCRM
1 1 (3.45%) WordPress
1 1 (3.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) MPLS
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MS Access
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) XHTML
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
1 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C#
1 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
1 3 (10.34%) VBA
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Zend