Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Head of IT was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 241 249
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 24 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.35% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.20% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 26
Hampshire median annual salary £90,000 £85,000 £78,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.28% +6.44%
10th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £51,063
90th Percentile £95,000 £115,000 £95,000
South East median annual salary £77,500 £79,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.33% -14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6,675 5,958 6,855
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.85% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,730 5,039 5,964
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Hampshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in Hampshire

Head of IT
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of IT in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Head of IT in Hampshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Basingstoke - 7 - -
Portsmouth - 4 £66,250 -
Farnborough - 4 £95,000 -
Southampton -32 2 £75,000 -11.76% 1
Ringwood - 1 £47,500 -
Eastleigh - 1 £72,500 -
Head of IT
South East

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Service Management
5 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
6 3 (12.50%) Business Development
6 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (12.50%) Office 365
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (8.33%) Release Management
7 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (8.33%) Degree
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.33%) Advertising
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) Retail

Head of IT Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Learning Management System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Development
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) IT Governance
5 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.33%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.17%) VMware