The median annual salary for a Head of Business Intelligence was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 BI
UK
Rank 821 907 907
Rank change year-on-year +86 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Intelligence 43 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.041% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.042% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 38
Median salary £85,000 £80,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £64,981
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £72,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year +13.79% -19.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Head of Business Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Head of Business Intelligence in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Business Intelligence in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Head of Business Intelligence in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Business Intelligence in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Business Intelligence within the UK 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
England +90 43 £85,000 +6.25% 4
London +85 24 £85,000 -2.85% 1
East of England +32 5 £70,000 - 1
North West -25 5 £80,000 +10.34% 2
Manchester -37 4 £80,000 +10.34%
West Yorkshire - 4 £83,750 -
Yorkshire - 4 £83,750 -
South East +68 2 £92,500 -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £75,000 -
Peterborough +4 2 £75,000 -
Brighton - 2 £92,500 -
Bradford - 2 £85,000 -
Leeds - 2 £82,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £70,000 -
East Sussex - 2 £92,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £100,000 -
South Coast - 1 - -

Head of Business Intelligence Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Head of Business Intelligence 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 featuring Head of Business Intelligence in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (57.63%) Analytics
3 30 (50.85%) SQL
3 30 (50.85%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (47.46%) Finance
5 26 (44.07%) Marketing
6 23 (38.98%) C
7 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
8 20 (33.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (33.90%) Visualisation
9 18 (30.51%) Data Analytics
10 17 (28.81%) Line Management
11 16 (27.12%) Process Improvement
11 16 (27.12%) Banking
11 16 (27.12%) Performance Management
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle
12 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
13 12 (20.34%) Data Management
13 12 (20.34%) Data Visualisation
14 11 (18.64%) Tableau
15 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (15.25%) QlikView
17 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
17 8 (13.56%) Business Analytics
17 8 (13.56%) Power BI
18 7 (11.86%) Master Data Management
18 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
18 7 (11.86%) Big Data
18 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 6 (10.17%) Retail

Head of Business Intelligence Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (8.47%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) Drupal
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.69%) Kissmetrics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (15.25%) QlikView
5 8 (13.56%) Power BI
6 7 (11.86%) Big Data
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (10.17%) Sisense
7 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.08%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.39%) OLAP
10 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.69%) MySQL
10 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
10 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 26 (44.07%) Marketing
3 16 (27.12%) Banking
4 6 (10.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Games
5 2 (3.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Automotive
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (57.63%) Analytics
3 20 (33.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (33.90%) Visualisation
4 18 (30.51%) Data Analytics
5 17 (28.81%) Line Management
6 16 (27.12%) Performance Management
6 16 (27.12%) Process Improvement
7 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Data Management
8 12 (20.34%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (13.56%) Business Analytics
10 7 (11.86%) Master Data Management
10 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.17%) CRM
11 6 (10.17%) Data Governance
11 6 (10.17%) ETL
12 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
13 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
14 3 (5.08%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) C
3 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.08%) VBA
5 2 (3.39%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.39%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) Tableau
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) Alteryx
5 2 (3.39%) Google
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