The median annual salary for a Head of IT was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 44 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 3 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.03% - 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% - 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 16
Median salary £90,000 - £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 285 313 343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 98.28% 99.68% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 212 247 258
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £87,500 £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 Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Peterborough

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in Peterborough

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Peterborough region featuring Head of IT in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

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

General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65k+ car + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago