The median annual salary for a Head of IT was - in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Information Technology
South East / West Sussex
Rank - 97 105
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of IT 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.72% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £70,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1035 1105 1095
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.29% 97.36% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 947 998 946
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Head of IT
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Head of IT in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of IT in West Sussex

Head of IT
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Head of IT in West Sussex