Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of ICT was £55,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 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 ICT
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 - 904
Rank change year-on-year - +904 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of ICT 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% - 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
London median annual salary £55,250 - £67,500
10th Percentile £24,300 - £46,750
90th Percentile £67,904 - £85,962
England median annual salary £63,000 £65,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year -3.08% +1.96% -15.00%

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 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Head of ICT
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of ICT in London

Head of ICT
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Head of ICT in London

Head of ICT
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of ICT in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of ICT in London

Head of ICT
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of ICT within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
West London - 1 £64,500 -
Central London - 1 £64,818 -
Head of ICT
England

Head of ICT Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Head of ICT 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 Head of ICT in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Head of ICT 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) PMO