The median annual salary for a Head of IT was - in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire 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.

Head of Information Technology
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 70
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £57,500
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 426 658 575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.60% 98.65% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 342 600 511
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Staffordshire

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in Staffordshire