The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Director role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Director
Rank 620 624 602
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 11 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.034% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.036% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 13
Average salary £82,500 £105,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £73,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £120,000 £103,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
IT Director
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Director
Salary Trend in London

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

IT Director Salary Trend in London

IT Director
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Director across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

IT Director Salary Histogram in London

IT Director
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
City of London +24 2 £80,000 -20.39%
IT Director
England

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 13 (56.52%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) ERP
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
5 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) Marketing
6 3 (13.04%) Information Security
6 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 2 (8.70%) Advertising
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
7 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) Data Security

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.35%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
5 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
5 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Information Security
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) Data Security
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) SAP
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Avaya
2 2 (8.70%) VMware