The median annual salary for a Head of Technology was £97,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 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 Technology
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 236 248
Rank change year-on-year -34 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Technology 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.029% 0.018% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.018% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £97,500 £51,000 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.17% -34.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £51,000 £73,750
10% offered a salary of more than £112,250 £51,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £80,010 £90,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year -11.10% +16.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6603 5488 6123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.44% 97.86% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20745 19426 22170
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Head of Technology
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Technology in the North West

Head of Technology
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Head of Technology in the North West

Head of Technology
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Technology in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Technology in the North West

Head of Technology
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Technology within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester - 2 £97,500 - 1
Head of Technology
England

Head of Technology Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Head of Technology 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 North West region featuring Head of Technology in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) CRISC
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution

Head of Technology Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Cybercrime
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CRISC
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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