Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Head of Implementation was £78,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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

Head of Implementation
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1176 1183 1282
Rank change year-on-year +7 +99 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Implementation 16 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 8
UK median annual salary £78,000 £75,000 £70,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +6.38% -29.50%
UK excluding London median annual salary £78,000 - £62,500

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 169,468 169,423 202,837
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 138,985 140,739 169,592
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,309
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.57% +2.91%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Head of Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Implementation in the UK

Head of Implementation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Head of Implementation in the UK

Head of Implementation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Implementation over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Head of Implementation in the UK

Head of Implementation
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Implementation within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
England +9 16 £78,000 +4.00% 1
UK excluding London - 13 £78,000 - 1
South East - 11 £78,000 - 1
London -4 3 £112,500 +50.00%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

Head of Implementation Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Head of Implementation job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Head of Implementation in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (68.75%) Basecamp
2 11 (68.75%) Analytical Mindset
2 11 (68.75%) ERP
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (68.75%) Programme Management
2 11 (68.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) E-business
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Front Office
5 1 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) CCIE

Head of Implementation 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) BGP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
1 1 (6.25%) OSPF
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (68.75%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Data Analysis
1 11 (68.75%) ERP
1 11 (68.75%) Programme Management
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) E-business
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) People Management
3 1 (6.25%) Presales
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCIE
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
1 1 (6.25%) F5
1 1 (6.25%) SAP