The median annual salary for a Head of IT was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 24 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 Information Technology
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 97 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.43% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £62,500 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.87% -  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 894 969 1011
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.54% 98.28% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 715 741 831
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Gloucestershire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in Gloucestershire

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of IT in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of IT in Gloucestershire

Head of IT
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Gloucester +1 2 £68,750 -14.06%
Cirencester - 1 - -
Head of IT
South West

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft