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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Information Technology
Rank 230 250 255
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 23 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 12
Average salary £75,000 £61,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,724 £43,875
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £80,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +18.51%
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
6026 6996 6595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.87% 98.23% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 5805 5082
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +11 15 £75,000 +25.00% 4
North Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £65,000 -
Head of IT
England

Head of IT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (55.00%) Project Management
2 18 (45.00%) Finance
3 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
4 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (22.50%) CRM
5 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
5 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
6 8 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 8 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 8 (20.00%) C
7 7 (17.50%) Service Management
7 7 (17.50%) Degree
8 6 (15.00%) Time Management
8 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.00%) SLA
8 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
9 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.00%) ITIL
11 3 (7.50%) CICS
12 2 (5.00%) Line Management
12 2 (5.00%) SDLC
12 2 (5.00%) ITSM
12 2 (5.00%) Windows
12 2 (5.00%) VMware
12 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
12 2 (5.00%) Logistics

Head of IT
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (7.50%) CICS
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DHCP
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Service Delivery
3 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
4 9 (22.50%) CRM
4 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 8 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 7 (17.50%) Service Management
7 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) Time Management
8 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL
10 2 (5.00%) ITSM
10 2 (5.00%) Line Management
10 2 (5.00%) Logistics
10 2 (5.00%) SDLC
11 1 (2.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) C
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MBA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Veeam
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Posted: 3 days ago
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