Period
to 6 June 2020

The median annual salary for a Head of IT was - in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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
UK > Wales
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 115 124
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 1 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales - 0.059% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.061% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Median annual salary - £55,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.67% +36.36%
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,374 1,628 1,758
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.60% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,177 1,388 1,466
Median annual salary £42,178 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% - -
10th Percentile £25,800 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in Wales

Head of IT
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Head of IT in Wales.

Salary trend for Head of IT in Wales