The median annual salary for a Head of Business Intelligence was £87,500 in advertised job vacancies 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 BI
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 882 952
Rank change year-on-year +36 +70  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Business Intelligence 37 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.042% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.043% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 16
Median salary £87,500 £85,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £63,998
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £105,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Business Intelligence in the UK

Head of Business Intelligence
Top 16 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 24 June 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 +46 35 £87,500 +2.94% 2
London +44 27 £95,000 +5.55% 1
North West -40 4 £65,000 +8.33%
West Midlands +10 2 £71,250 -5.00%
Manchester -27 2 £80,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +13 1 £85,000 +6.25%
Leeds +8 1 £85,000 +6.25%
Birmingham +8 1 £70,000 +3.70%
South West +7 1 - -
Yorkshire +3 1 £85,000 +6.25%
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
Wirral - 1 £50,000 -
Teddington - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £80,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -

Head of Business Intelligence Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 80 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (61.25%) Finance
2 49 (61.25%) Analytics
3 43 (53.75%) Marketing
4 42 (52.50%) SQL
5 40 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
7 33 (41.25%) Visualisation
8 32 (40.00%) Line Management
9 30 (37.50%) Performance Management
10 29 (36.25%) C
11 28 (35.00%) Data Analysis
11 28 (35.00%) Data Analytics
12 27 (33.75%) Banking
13 26 (32.50%) Oracle
13 26 (32.50%) Process Improvement
14 24 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
15 19 (23.75%) Alteryx
15 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (21.25%) Tableau
17 15 (18.75%) Sisense
17 15 (18.75%) Data Management
18 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (16.25%) Power BI
19 13 (16.25%) Data Strategy
20 12 (15.00%) ETL
21 11 (13.75%) QlikView
22 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
22 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Head of Business Intelligence Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (5.00%) SAS
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
3 15 (18.75%) Sisense
4 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (16.25%) Power BI
6 11 (13.75%) QlikView
7 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (8.75%) Big Data
10 4 (5.00%) Lumira
10 4 (5.00%) PowerPivot
10 4 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (61.25%) Finance
2 43 (53.75%) Marketing
3 27 (33.75%) Banking
4 9 (11.25%) Retail
5 6 (7.50%) Advertising
6 4 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.50%) Games
8 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) MDX
1 3 (3.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Fintech
3 2 (2.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (61.25%) Analytics
3 33 (41.25%) Visualisation
4 32 (40.00%) Line Management
5 30 (37.50%) Performance Management
6 28 (35.00%) Data Analysis
6 28 (35.00%) Data Analytics
7 26 (32.50%) Process Improvement
8 24 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
9 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (18.75%) Data Management
11 13 (16.25%) Data Strategy
12 12 (15.00%) ETL
13 9 (11.25%) Business Analytics
14 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
14 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 7 (8.75%) Information Security
16 6 (7.50%) CRM
16 6 (7.50%) Information Governance
16 6 (7.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (52.50%) SQL
2 29 (36.25%) C
3 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.75%) VBA
5 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) GDPR
2 5 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Oracle
2 19 (23.75%) Alteryx
3 17 (21.25%) Tableau
4 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.00%) Cognos
6 2 (2.50%) Google
6 2 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
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