The median annual salary for a Head of IT was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 55 79 78
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.71% 0.13% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.14% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -  
UK excluding London median salary £76,000 £75,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year +1.33% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 550 737 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.52% 98.27% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 472 556 665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Northamptonshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in Northamptonshire

Head of IT
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Northampton - 3 £62,500 - 1
Corby - 1 £55,000 -
Head of IT
East Midlands

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Movex

Head of IT Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
Northampton
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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