The median annual salary for a Head of Technology was £103,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Head of Technology
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 256 315
Rank change year-on-year +30 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.13% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Median salary £103,750 £100,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +29.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £100,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £117,500 £100,000 £140,000
UK excluding London median salary £81,255 £87,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -7.13% +12.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4929 6144 9676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 96.14% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 5597 8291
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Head of Technology
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Head of Technology in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Technology in the City of London

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Technology in the City of London.

Salary trend for Head of Technology in the City of London

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Technology in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Technology in the City of London

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Head of Technology job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Head of Technology in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) Tandem
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
5 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
6 2 (15.38%) P3O
6 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
7 1 (7.69%) Blockchain
7 1 (7.69%) PMO
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Head of Technology Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Blockchain
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Tandem
2 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Information Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
5 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) P3O
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
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