12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 06-12-2013

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Spending Surges  43% of CIOs saw a budget increase in 2013, up from 28% in 2010.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Untapped Potential  71% see "great" innovation potential for their organization, but only 2% believe innovation has been fully achieved.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Talent Deficit  45% are concerned that a shortage of key skills is preventing their organization from keeping up with the pace of change.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Top Priorities for CIOs  Saving on costs: 71%Delivering stable IT: 70%Achieving operational efficiencies: 69%Improving business processes: 60%,  Enabling business change: 53%

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Flat Compensation  60% of CIOs are experiencing a salary freeze this year.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Changing Jobs?  27% are planning to switch jobs in the next 12 months.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

A Lack of Support  57% of CIOs believe they lack support from the board, and 49% are struggling to build support from their C-level peers in achieving their technology vision.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Well Connected  32% report direct to the CEO, compared to 18% who report to the CFO.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Taking Ownership  66% have become more entrepreneurial since the start of the recession, and 77% have become more innovative.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Major Barriers to Success of IT Projects  Availability of budgets: 35%Changing business priorities: 31%Availability of right internal skills: 30%

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

People Skills  72% believe their relationship with sales and marketing could be improved, compared to 51% for finance and 38% for operations.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs

Gender Gap  14% of companies have no women in their IT departments.

12 Revealing Insights From CIOs