The median annual salary for a Head of IT was £53,760 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Head of Information Technology
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.36% - 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £53,760 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year - +1.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 356 285 352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.74% 99.65% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 330 256 294
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Devon

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in Devon

Head of IT
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of IT within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 4 £53,760 -
Plymouth - 1 £55,000 -
Head of IT
South West

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Head of IT 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 Devon region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 4 (80.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) Military
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

Head of IT Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (80.00%) Human Factors
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management