The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Director role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £87,500 £95,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
IT Director
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
524 461 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.04% 97.26% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 416 397 515
Average salary £36,018 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

IT Director
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

IT Director Salary Trend in Merseyside

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Val IT
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Life Science
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Val IT
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) SAP