The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Information Technology
Rank 223 235 204
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 18 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 17
Average salary £70,000 £49,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.13% -24.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,750 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Head of IT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6474 6851 5315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.90% 96.37% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 5534 4211
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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
West Yorkshire +23 10 £67,500 +39.17% 2
North Yorkshire +19 5 £85,000 +13.33% 1
South Yorkshire -7 3 £54,500 -27.33%
Head of IT
England

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) Legal
4 9 (27.27%) Information Security
4 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (21.21%) Six Sigma
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) Coaching
7 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 6 (18.18%) Service Management
7 6 (18.18%) Change Management
8 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
8 5 (15.15%) Practice Management
8 5 (15.15%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
8 5 (15.15%) Citrix
8 5 (15.15%) XenApp
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (12.12%) XenServer
9 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) SAN

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Legal
3 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
2 12 (36.36%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL
4 9 (27.27%) Information Security
5 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (21.21%) Six Sigma
6 7 (21.21%) Coaching
7 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.18%) Service Management
7 6 (18.18%) Change Management
8 5 (15.15%) Practice Management
8 5 (15.15%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
9 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) ERP
9 4 (12.12%) Strategic Management
9 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
9 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) XenApp
2 4 (12.12%) XenServer
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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