The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Director role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Director in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Director
Rank 831 881 841
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 40 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.033% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.034% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 29
Average salary £85,000 £88,750 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.22% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £110,000 £125,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £86,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +27.77%
IT Director
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Director in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Director
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Director across the England region.

IT Director Salary Trend in England

IT Director
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Director across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

IT Director Salary Histogram in England

IT Director
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +49 13 £100,000 -3.61%
North West +18 9 £80,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands - 5 - -
East of England +24 4 £90,000 -
South East +11 4 - -
West Midlands -1 3 £65,000 -
Midlands - 2 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
IT Director
UK

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Director in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Director in their job title.

1 22 (24.44%) Project Management
2 20 (22.22%) Finance
3 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (15.56%) ITIL
3 14 (15.56%) ERP
4 13 (14.44%) Manufacturing
5 11 (12.22%) Service Delivery
6 10 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 9 (10.00%) CRM
7 9 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 9 (10.00%) Degree
8 8 (8.89%) Marketing
8 8 (8.89%) Windows
8 8 (8.89%) Change Management
9 7 (7.78%) CMMI
9 7 (7.78%) B2B
9 7 (7.78%) Hedge funds
10 6 (6.67%) Business Transformation
10 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (6.67%) SAP
10 6 (6.67%) Service Management
11 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.56%) Information Management
11 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
11 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.56%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.56%) Mentoring

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Director in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) LAN
1 3 (3.33%) WAN
1 3 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (2.22%) RFID
3 1 (1.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Big Data
General
1 20 (22.22%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.89%) Marketing
4 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.11%) Automotive
6 1 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (1.11%) EDI
3 1 (1.11%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.78%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.44%) Social Media
4 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) PMI
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) BYOD
6 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) Project Management
2 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (15.56%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) ERP
3 11 (12.22%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.00%) CRM
4 9 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 8 (8.89%) Change Management
6 7 (7.78%) CMMI
6 7 (7.78%) B2B
7 6 (6.67%) Business Transformation
7 6 (6.67%) Service Management
8 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.56%) Information Management
8 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) PHP
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) C
3 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.11%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (6.67%) SAP
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle
2 3 (3.33%) VMware
3 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.11%) Sage
4 1 (1.11%) Cognos