The median annual salary for a Head of IT was - in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 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 Information Technology
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 134 143
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.11% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £68,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1259 1721 2215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.41% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1362 1659
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Reading

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in Reading

Head of IT Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

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

1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy

Head of IT Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
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