The table below looks at the statistics for the Account Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Account Director in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Account Director
Rank 792 770 834
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +64
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Director 104 111 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.10% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.11% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 60
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £70,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +24.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Account Director
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Account Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Account Director
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Account Director within the UK.

Account Director Salary Trend in the UK

Account Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Account Director over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Account Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Account Director
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Account Director within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
England -41 103 £57,500 -17.85% 13
London +13 60 £60,000 -14.28% 7
South East -21 26 £45,000 -35.71% 3
Southampton +12 8 £35,000 -57.57% 1
Hampshire -1 8 £35,000 -57.57% 1
Berkshire +12 6 £110,000 +144.44% 1
City of London +6 6 £57,500 +4.54%
West Midlands - 6 - -
East of England - 6 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 6 - -
Birmingham - 6 - -
Reading - 4 £110,000 -
Kent - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £37,500 -53.12%
Oxfordshire +1 3 - -
Milton Keynes -12 3 £37,500 -53.12%
North West -16 3 £50,000 -
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £51,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £60,000 -
Guildford +4 1 - -
South West -26 1 - -
Surrey -35 1 - -
Yorkshire -47 1 £50,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £105,000 -
Avonmouth - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £45,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 - 1

Account Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Account 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 Account Director in their job title.

1 119 (50.85%) Marketing
2 60 (25.64%) Finance
3 56 (23.93%) Advertising
4 49 (20.94%) Business Development
5 43 (18.38%) Telecoms
6 42 (17.95%) Social Media
7 34 (14.53%) Digital Marketing
8 29 (12.39%) SEO
8 29 (12.39%) Retail
9 28 (11.97%) Project Management
10 27 (11.54%) B2B
11 21 (8.97%) Pay per click
12 20 (8.55%) E-Commerce
12 20 (8.55%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (8.55%) Automotive
12 20 (8.55%) Degree
13 19 (8.12%) Mentoring
13 19 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (6.84%) Analytics
15 15 (6.41%) User Experience
16 14 (5.98%) People Management
17 13 (5.56%) Mobile App
18 12 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
19 11 (4.70%) CRM
19 11 (4.70%) Legal
19 11 (4.70%) Billing
20 10 (4.27%) FMCG
21 9 (3.85%) Cisco
21 9 (3.85%) Creative Marketing
21 9 (3.85%) Display Advertising

Account Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Account 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 Account Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.56%) SaaS
2 5 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.42%) SMS
1 8 (3.42%) 4G
2 6 (2.56%) iBeacon
3 4 (1.71%) Internet
4 2 (0.85%) DSLAM
4 2 (0.85%) Wireless
4 2 (0.85%) NGN
4 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.85%) WAN
4 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.85%) ATM
4 2 (0.85%) Broadband
4 2 (0.85%) SDH
5 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.56%) MS Access
2 2 (0.85%) Big Data
General
1 119 (50.85%) Marketing
2 60 (25.64%) Finance
3 56 (23.93%) Advertising
4 43 (18.38%) Telecoms
5 29 (12.39%) Retail
6 20 (8.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (8.55%) Automotive
7 11 (4.70%) Legal
7 11 (4.70%) Billing
8 5 (2.14%) Banking
9 4 (1.71%) Games
10 3 (1.28%) Back Office
11 2 (0.85%) Publishing
12 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.43%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.95%) Social Media
2 19 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.41%) User Experience
4 13 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.27%) FMCG
6 6 (2.56%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.56%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.71%) Online Games
8 3 (1.28%) Economics
9 2 (0.85%) NHS
9 2 (0.85%) STB
9 2 (0.85%) e-Health
9 2 (0.85%) New Media
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Replication
10 1 (0.43%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.94%) Business Development
2 34 (14.53%) Digital Marketing
3 29 (12.39%) SEO
4 28 (11.97%) Project Management
5 27 (11.54%) B2B
6 21 (8.97%) Pay per click
7 20 (8.55%) E-Commerce
8 19 (8.12%) Mentoring
9 16 (6.84%) Analytics
10 14 (5.98%) People Management
11 12 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
12 11 (4.70%) CRM
13 9 (3.85%) Creative Marketing
13 9 (3.85%) Display Advertising
13 9 (3.85%) Marketing Strategy
13 9 (3.85%) Coaching
13 9 (3.85%) Online Marketing
14 7 (2.99%) Performance Management
15 6 (2.56%) Performance Improvement
16 5 (2.14%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (8.55%) Degree
2 8 (3.42%) MBA
3 4 (1.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (3.85%) Cisco
2 5 (2.14%) VMware
3 4 (1.71%) Huawei
4 3 (1.28%) Google
4 3 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.85%) EMC
5 2 (0.85%) BT
5 2 (0.85%) NetApp
5 2 (0.85%) Twitter
6 1 (0.43%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.43%) NETGEAR
6 1 (0.43%) Facebook
6 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.43%) Symantec
6 1 (0.43%) Sony
6 1 (0.43%) Intentia
6 1 (0.43%) Omniture
6 1 (0.43%) DoubleClick
6 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle
Central London / West End
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum Inc Bonus OTE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + OTE c£120k +c£6k car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits / free bar
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 21 days ago