Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Business Intelligence was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Head of BI
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1154 1219
Rank change year-on-year +41 +65 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Intelligence 50 53 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.030% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.031% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 46 53 51
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% -
10th Percentile £56,250 £49,403 £72,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £100,600 £115,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year - -11.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Head of Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Head of Business Intelligence in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Business Intelligence in England

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Head of Business Intelligence in England

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Business Intelligence in England

Head of Business Intelligence
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 26 £85,000 -10.53% 2
North of England +22 15 £62,500 +4.17% 1
North West -10 13 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Midlands +36 6 £73,750 +13.46%
West Midlands +21 5 £72,500 +7.41%
South East +45 3 £55,000 -16.35%
Yorkshire +22 2 £62,500 -21.88%
East Midlands +30 1 £79,750 +27.60%
Head of Business Intelligence
UK

Head of Business Intelligence Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Head of Business Intelligence 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 England region featuring Head of Business Intelligence in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (42.00%) Analytics
4 20 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (32.00%) Finance
5 16 (32.00%) Tableau
6 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
7 11 (22.00%) Power BI
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (22.00%) ETL
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (16.00%) Data Analytics
10 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (14.00%) Data Architecture
10 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (14.00%) Marketing
10 7 (14.00%) QlikView
11 6 (12.00%) Retail
11 6 (12.00%) Line Management
12 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
12 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (10.00%) SAP
12 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 4 (8.00%) SAP BW

Head of Business Intelligence Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (22.00%) Power BI
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (14.00%) QlikView
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (8.00%) SAP BW
7 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.00%) Sisense
8 2 (4.00%) Big Data
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
9 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
9 1 (2.00%) KNIME
9 1 (2.00%) Looker
9 1 (2.00%) Snowflake Schema
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 2 (4.00%) Publishing
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Games
6 1 (2.00%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) EPoS
2 3 (6.00%) FMCG
2 3 (6.00%) PMI
2 3 (6.00%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (42.00%) Analytics
3 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
4 11 (22.00%) ETL
5 8 (16.00%) Data Analytics
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
6 7 (14.00%) Data Architecture
7 6 (12.00%) Line Management
8 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.00%) Business Analytics
9 4 (8.00%) Data Strategy
9 4 (8.00%) Information Management
10 3 (6.00%) Coaching
10 3 (6.00%) DevOps
10 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) C
2 3 (6.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) R
4 1 (2.00%) Scala
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Tableau
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (6.00%) Alteryx
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Capita
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.00%) Vertica
6 1 (2.00%) Workday