Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Data Management was £63,394 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Head of Data Management
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1187 1167 1304
Rank change year-on-year -20 +137 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Data Management 11 51 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.027% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.028% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 1
UK median annual salary £63,394 £51,250 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.69% -48.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £51,250 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Head of Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Head of Data Management in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Data Management in the UK

Head of Data Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Head of Data Management in the UK

Head of Data Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Data Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Data Management in the UK

Head of Data Management
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Data Management within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 11 £63,394 -47.17% 1
England +6 11 £63,394 +23.69% 1

Head of Data Management Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Head of Data Management 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 Data Management in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (36.36%) Big Data
3 4 (36.36%) Raiser's Edge
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) Telesales
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (36.36%) OLE
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Fintech
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Tableau
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services

Head of Data Management 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Boomi
2 1 (9.09%) iPaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) Power BI
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) OLE
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) EDI
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Fintech
4 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 4 (36.36%) Telesales
4 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) R
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) Teradata