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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Account Director
Rank 795 814 833
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Director 85 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.060% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.064% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 56
Average salary £90,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £112,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +2.32%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Account Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Account Director
Top 24 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 24 December 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 +16 82 £90,000 +63.63% 13
London +23 62 £90,000 +80.00% 5
Brentford - 26 £107,500 -
City of London +20 19 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East -18 15 £51,000 -7.27% 4
Berkshire +7 5 £51,000 -54.66%
Oxford +10 4 - - 1
Oxfordshire +2 4 - - 2
Maidenhead - 3 £51,000 -
Scotland - 3 £105,000 -
Surrey -7 2 £41,000 -48.75%
West Midlands -18 2 £47,250 -5.50% 1
North West - 2 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex - 2 - - 2
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -
Brighton - 2 - - 2
Reading +2 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £60,000 +57.89%
Milton Keynes -2 1 £60,000 +57.89%
Birmingham -14 1 £60,000 +41.17% 1
East of England - 1 £112,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £105,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £105,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £112,000 -

Account Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 96 (52.46%) Marketing
2 38 (20.77%) Finance
3 37 (20.22%) Telecoms
4 36 (19.67%) Digital Marketing
5 35 (19.13%) Advertising
5 35 (19.13%) Business Development
6 31 (16.94%) Project Management
6 31 (16.94%) Social Media
7 26 (14.21%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 26 (14.21%) Ericsson
7 26 (14.21%) Huawei
7 26 (14.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 20 (10.93%) B2B
9 19 (10.38%) SEO
10 17 (9.29%) Retail
11 16 (8.74%) Automotive
12 15 (8.20%) User Experience
12 15 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (7.65%) CRM
13 14 (7.65%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.10%) Pay per click
14 13 (7.10%) FMCG
14 13 (7.10%) Digital Media
15 12 (6.56%) Strategic Planning
15 12 (6.56%) Online Marketing
16 10 (5.46%) GSM
16 10 (5.46%) UMTS
16 10 (5.46%) Wireless
16 10 (5.46%) LTE
16 10 (5.46%) Analytics

Account Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (2.73%) CMS
2 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.46%) GSM
1 10 (5.46%) UMTS
1 10 (5.46%) Wireless
1 10 (5.46%) LTE
2 6 (3.28%) GPON
2 6 (3.28%) DWDM
2 6 (3.28%) SDH
3 5 (2.73%) SMS
3 5 (2.73%) Internet
3 5 (2.73%) 4G
4 4 (2.19%) LAN
4 4 (2.19%) WAN
5 2 (1.09%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.55%) VPLS
6 1 (0.55%) VPN
6 1 (0.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.73%) MS Access
2 3 (1.64%) Big Data
General
1 96 (52.46%) Marketing
2 38 (20.77%) Finance
3 37 (20.22%) Telecoms
4 35 (19.13%) Advertising
5 17 (9.29%) Retail
6 16 (8.74%) Automotive
7 9 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (4.37%) Billing
9 7 (3.83%) Legal
10 5 (2.73%) Banking
11 3 (1.64%) Local Government
12 2 (1.09%) Publishing
13 1 (0.55%) Games
13 1 (0.55%) Electronics
13 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.55%) French Language
13 1 (0.55%) German Language
13 1 (0.55%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.94%) Social Media
2 15 (8.20%) User Experience
2 15 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.10%) FMCG
3 13 (7.10%) Digital Media
4 6 (3.28%) New Media
5 4 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) Economics
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
7 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.55%) Life Science
7 1 (0.55%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.55%) Online Games
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.67%) Digital Marketing
2 35 (19.13%) Business Development
3 31 (16.94%) Project Management
4 20 (10.93%) B2B
5 19 (10.38%) SEO
6 14 (7.65%) CRM
6 14 (7.65%) E-Commerce
7 13 (7.10%) Pay per click
8 12 (6.56%) Strategic Planning
8 12 (6.56%) Online Marketing
9 10 (5.46%) Analytics
10 8 (4.37%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.28%) Marketing Strategy
12 4 (2.19%) Social Media Marketing
12 4 (2.19%) Service Management
12 4 (2.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (1.64%) Quality Management
13 3 (1.64%) ITIL
13 3 (1.64%) Creative Marketing
13 3 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.09%) C
2 1 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (3.28%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (14.21%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 26 (14.21%) Ericsson
1 26 (14.21%) Huawei
1 26 (14.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (1.64%) Cisco
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.09%) VMware
4 1 (0.55%) Omniture
4 1 (0.55%) DoubleClick
4 1 (0.55%) Coremetrics
4 1 (0.55%) Adobe
4 1 (0.55%) HP
4 1 (0.55%) hybris
4 1 (0.55%) Symantec
4 1 (0.55%) SAP
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
England
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 40% bonus, car, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
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Salary: £61 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £110K OTE
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
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Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + 10% bonus + pension contribution
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