The median annual salary for a Chief Technology Officer was £95,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 380 448 450
Rank change year-on-year +68 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Technology Officer 14 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.093% 0.046% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.048% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 14
Median salary £95,000 £100,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £66,000 £63,750
10% offered a salary of more than £98,500 £100,000 £99,250
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £100,000 £76,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +31.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14480 18932 20086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12107 16135 16169
Median salary £42,925 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Chief Technology Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Chief Technology Officer in the South East

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer in the South East.

Salary trend for Chief Technology Officer in the South East

Chief Technology Officer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Chief Technology Officer in the South East

Chief Technology Officer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Chief Technology Officer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
East Sussex +14 8 £95,000 -5.00%
Kent - 2 £72,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £75,000 -
Surrey +40 1 £100,000 +11.11%
Hampshire +24 1 £100,000 -
Chief Technology Officer
England

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Chief Technology Officer 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 South East region featuring Chief Technology Officer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 10 (62.50%) React
3 9 (56.25%) Big Data
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Fintech
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Threat Management
8 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering

Chief Technology Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Big Data
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 10 (62.50%) React
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Fintech
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Case Management
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Threat Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft