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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Account Director
Rank 802 759 822
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +63
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Director 105 115 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.11% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 61
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 £42,500 £41,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £70,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +33.33%

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 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 2 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 -36 104 £56,250 -19.64% 15
London +11 59 £57,500 -24.59% 10
South East -46 21 £48,000 -31.42% 4
Birmingham +6 7 - -
City of London +4 7 £57,500 -23.33% 3
West Midlands +3 7 - -
East of England - 7 - -
Hertfordshire - 7 - -
Berkshire -2 6 £110,000 -
Southampton +6 5 £40,000 -51.51% 2
Hampshire -7 5 £40,000 -51.51% 2
Reading - 5 £110,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £37,500 -53.12%
South West -24 4 - -
Gloucestershire -1 3 - -
Milton Keynes -11 3 £37,500 -53.12%
North West -23 3 £50,000 -
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 2 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £60,000 -
Brighton - 2 £45,000 -
Kent 0 1 - - 1
Guildford -2 1 - -
Scotland -13 1 £105,000 +55.55%
West Yorkshire -28 1 £45,000 -
Leeds -35 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey -37 1 - -
Yorkshire -57 1 £45,000 -

Account Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 117 (48.35%) Marketing
2 65 (26.86%) Finance
3 58 (23.97%) Advertising
4 56 (23.14%) Business Development
5 42 (17.36%) Telecoms
6 39 (16.12%) Social Media
7 33 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
8 29 (11.98%) Retail
9 28 (11.57%) SEO
9 28 (11.57%) Project Management
10 26 (10.74%) B2B
11 25 (10.33%) E-Commerce
12 24 (9.92%) Degree
13 22 (9.09%) Automotive
14 19 (7.85%) Pharmaceutical
14 19 (7.85%) Pay per click
14 19 (7.85%) Mentoring
15 16 (6.61%) Analytics
16 15 (6.20%) Mobile App
17 13 (5.37%) CRM
18 12 (4.96%) Cisco
18 12 (4.96%) Coaching
19 11 (4.55%) MS Excel
20 10 (4.13%) MBA
20 10 (4.13%) Strategic Planning
21 9 (3.72%) Billing
21 9 (3.72%) Display Advertising
21 9 (3.72%) Online Marketing
22 8 (3.31%) FMCG
22 8 (3.31%) Legal

Account Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.24%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.89%) SaaS
2 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.48%) iBeacon
2 5 (2.07%) 4G
2 5 (2.07%) SMS
3 4 (1.65%) Internet
4 2 (0.83%) DSLAM
4 2 (0.83%) Wireless
4 2 (0.83%) NGN
4 2 (0.83%) WAN
4 2 (0.83%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.83%) ATM
4 2 (0.83%) Broadband
4 2 (0.83%) SDH
4 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.41%) LTE
5 1 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.48%) MS Access
2 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.41%) Big Data
General
1 117 (48.35%) Marketing
2 65 (26.86%) Finance
3 58 (23.97%) Advertising
4 42 (17.36%) Telecoms
5 29 (11.98%) Retail
6 22 (9.09%) Automotive
7 19 (7.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (3.72%) Billing
9 8 (3.31%) Legal
10 5 (2.07%) Banking
11 4 (1.65%) Games
12 3 (1.24%) French Language
12 3 (1.24%) Back Office
13 2 (0.83%) Publishing
13 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.83%) German Language
13 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.12%) Social Media
2 15 (6.20%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.31%) FMCG
4 7 (2.89%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.48%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.65%) Online Games
7 3 (1.24%) Economics
8 2 (0.83%) NHS
8 2 (0.83%) STB
8 2 (0.83%) e-Health
9 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.41%) Replication
9 1 (0.41%) Life Science
9 1 (0.41%) New Media
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.14%) Business Development
2 33 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
3 28 (11.57%) Project Management
3 28 (11.57%) SEO
4 26 (10.74%) B2B
5 25 (10.33%) E-Commerce
6 19 (7.85%) Pay per click
6 19 (7.85%) Mentoring
7 16 (6.61%) Analytics
8 13 (5.37%) CRM
9 12 (4.96%) Coaching
10 10 (4.13%) Strategic Planning
11 9 (3.72%) Display Advertising
11 9 (3.72%) Online Marketing
12 7 (2.89%) Performance Management
13 6 (2.48%) Creative Marketing
13 6 (2.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (2.48%) Performance Improvement
13 6 (2.48%) Marketing Strategy
14 5 (2.07%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (9.92%) Degree
2 10 (4.13%) MBA
3 4 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) SLA
1 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (4.96%) Cisco
2 7 (2.89%) VMware
3 5 (2.07%) NetApp
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.07%) EMC
4 4 (1.65%) Google
4 4 (1.65%) Huawei
5 2 (0.83%) SAP
5 2 (0.83%) Twitter
5 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.83%) BT
6 1 (0.41%) Intentia
6 1 (0.41%) Sony
6 1 (0.41%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.41%) Omniture
6 1 (0.41%) DoubleClick
6 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.41%) HP
6 1 (0.41%) IBM
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle
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Posted: 4 days ago
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