Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Chief Information Officer was £101,250 in advertised job vacancies in London 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.

Chief Information Officer
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 794 813 846
Rank change year-on-year +19 +33 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Information Officer 44 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.038% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.040% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 40
London median annual salary £101,250 £95,000 £122,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.58% -22.45% +53.13%
10th Percentile £56,550 £32,550 £66,250
90th Percentile £151,000 £137,375 £150,000
England median annual salary £102,500 £95,000 £130,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% -26.92% +30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Chief Information Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Chief Information Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Information Officer in London

Chief Information Officer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer in London.

Salary trend for Chief Information Officer in London

Chief Information Officer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Chief Information Officer in London

Chief Information Officer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Information Officer within the London 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
Central London +25 8 £102,500 +28.13% 2
Chief Information Officer
England

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Chief Information Officer 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 London region featuring Chief Information Officer in the job title.

1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Information Security
2 12 (27.27%) IT Strategy
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (20.45%) Retail
4 8 (18.18%) IT Governance
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
5 7 (15.91%) Migration
5 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
5 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.64%) Open Source
6 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.64%) SAP HANA
6 6 (13.64%) Robotic Process Automation
6 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle
6 6 (13.64%) SAP
6 6 (13.64%) ERP
6 6 (13.64%) Six Sigma
6 6 (13.64%) Blockchain
6 6 (13.64%) Disruptive Innovation
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
7 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (11.36%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (9.09%) Banking
8 4 (9.09%) CISA
8 4 (9.09%) CISM
8 4 (9.09%) CISSP
8 4 (9.09%) Legal

Chief Information Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Bluemix
2 3 (6.82%) Force.com
2 3 (6.82%) IaaS
2 3 (6.82%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (6.82%) OpenShift
2 3 (6.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Blockchain
1 6 (13.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Law
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Information Security
1 12 (27.27%) IT Strategy
2 8 (18.18%) IT Governance
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
3 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
4 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.64%) Disruptive Innovation
4 6 (13.64%) ERP
4 6 (13.64%) Open Source
4 6 (13.64%) Robotic Process Automation
4 6 (13.64%) Six Sigma
4 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.36%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (11.36%) DevOps
5 5 (11.36%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Application Rationalisation
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CISA
1 4 (9.09%) CISM
1 4 (9.09%) CISSP
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) CLAS
4 1 (2.27%) APMP
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PMO
2 3 (6.82%) COBIT
3 2 (4.55%) GDPR
3 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.82%) RightScale
2 3 (6.82%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Cognizant