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How much does a Head of IT make?

Updated 24 Sep 2021
£73,217 /yr
Average Base Pay

397 salaries

£48K

Low

£73K

Average

£112K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Head of IT is £73,217 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Head of IT salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 397 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Head of IT employees.

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Department for Work And Pensions
3.8

Department for Work And Pensions

Head of IT

£38,430

 /yr
Range: £33K - £108K
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£33K

£108K

£33,319 - £107,509 Range

NHS
4

NHS

Head of IT

£62,223

 /yr
Range: £51K - £125K

£51K

£125K

£51,007 - £124,574 Range

HM Forces
4

HM Forces

Head of IT

£107,115

 /yr
Range: £95K - £111K

£95K

£111K

£94,595 - £111,289 Range

Kier Group
3.9

Kier Group

Head of IT

£99,371

 /yr
Range: £93K - £102K

£93K

£102K

£92,919 - £102,015 Range

Institute of the Motor Industry

Head of IT

£71,006

 /yr
Range: £70K - £73K

£70K

£73K

£70,480 - £73,218 Range

Origin Legal

Origin Legal

Head of IT
About 

£54K -£69K

£54K

£69K

£53,797 - £69,178 Range

4.5

Pool Reinsurance

Head of IT
About 

£98K -£131K

£98K

£131K

£97,936 - £130,729 Range

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Pierrel Research
2.9

Pierrel Research

Head of IT
About 

£101K -£109K

£101K

£109K

£100,566 - £108,684 Range

BAT
4

BAT

Head of IT
About 

£103K -£131K

£103K

£131K

£102,968 - £130,725 Range

University College London
4.3

University College London

Head of IT
About 

£60K -£79K

£60K

£79K

£60,327 - £79,072 Range

Hilton
4.1

Hilton

Head of IT
About 

£91K -£115K

£91K

£115K

£91,375 - £114,715 Range

AKA Promotions
3.4

AKA Promotions

Head of IT
About 

£55K -£59K

£55K

£59K

£54,902 - £59,488 Range

Eden Springs Nursing & Rehab
3.3

£59K

£86K

£58,973 - £86,119 Range

JLT Group
4

JLT Group

Head of IT
About 

£119K -£150K

£119K

£150K

£119,113 - £149,952 Range

English Heritage
3.1

English Heritage

Head of IT
About 

£78K -£87K

£78K

£87K

£78,485 - £86,951 Range

Harrods
3.8

Harrods

Head of IT
About 

£133K -£162K

£133K

£162K

£133,463 - £162,105 Range

Jamie Oliver Restaurant Group
4.1

£79K

£99K

£79,057 - £98,758 Range

Hitachi Consulting
3.8

Hitachi Consulting

Head of IT
About 

£86K -£116K

£86K

£116K

£86,223 - £116,236 Range

Everest Home Improvements
3.5

Everest Home Improvements

Head of IT
About 

£69K -£85K

£69K

£85K

£68,753 - £84,517 Range

Acora IT Managed Services
3.3

Acora IT Managed Services

Head of IT
About 

£47K -£59K

£47K

£59K

£47,212 - £59,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Head of IT salaries

The national average salary for a Head of IT is £73,217 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Head of IT salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 397 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Head of IT employees.

The highest salary for a Head of IT in United Kingdom is £111,536 per year.

The lowest salary for a Head of IT in United Kingdom is £48,063 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent head of it salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£60,000
per year
A Head of IT in the Oxford Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£70,000
per year
A Head of IT and Security in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Private Practice / Firm
£92,000
per year
A Head of IT in the Swindon Area area reported making £92,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Swindon Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£65,000
per year
A Head of IT in the Guildford Area area reported making £65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Guildford Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£26,908
per year
A Head of IT Operations in the Newcastle upon Tyne Area area reported making £26,908 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Newcastle upon Tyne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£125,000
per year
A Head of IT in the London Area area reported making £125,000 per year
Additional Pay
£60k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£73,000
per year
A Head of IT Support in the London Area area reported making £73,000 per year
Additional Pay
£20k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£47,989
per year
A Head of IT in the Glasgow Area area reported making £47,989 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Non-profit Organisation
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