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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Account Director
Rank 855 817 786
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Director 60 115 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.098% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 65
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,000 £110,000 £91,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Account Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Account Director
Top 22 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 30 July 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
England -21 58 £52,500 -8.69% 14
London +18 36 £57,500 -2.12% 5
City of London +37 13 £65,000 +10.63% 2
South East -12 10 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East of England +1 5 £40,000 -65.21% 2
Hertfordshire -5 5 £40,000 -65.21% 1
Watford - 5 £40,000 -
Surrey +13 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North West -5 4 £70,000 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £70,000 -
Scotland +12 2 - -
Oxfordshire +4 2 - -
Staines - 2 £55,000 -
Oxford - 2 - -
Berkshire +3 1 - - 2
Yorkshire +1 1 £80,000 +77.77%
West Midlands -3 1 £45,000 - 1
Reading -8 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £60,500 -
Brentford - 1 £105,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Account Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 87 (58.78%) Marketing
2 55 (37.16%) Finance
3 47 (31.76%) Digital Marketing
4 39 (26.35%) Project Management
5 35 (23.65%) Retail
6 34 (22.97%) B2B
7 30 (20.27%) Analytics
8 27 (18.24%) Telecoms
9 24 (16.22%) SEO
10 23 (15.54%) Business Development
11 20 (13.51%) Marketing Strategy
12 19 (12.84%) Google
13 18 (12.16%) Pay per click
13 18 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (12.16%) WAN
14 17 (11.49%) LAN
14 17 (11.49%) Google Analytics
15 16 (10.81%) Social Media
15 16 (10.81%) Local Government
16 13 (8.78%) Content Management
16 13 (8.78%) Mobile App
17 12 (8.11%) Raspberry Pi
17 12 (8.11%) Kinect
17 12 (8.11%) Email Marketing
17 12 (8.11%) CRM
18 10 (6.76%) Advertising
18 10 (6.76%) Internet
19 9 (6.08%) Data Centre
19 9 (6.08%) Mentoring
20 8 (5.41%) Digital Media

Account Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.49%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.03%) SaaS
4 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.16%) WAN
2 17 (11.49%) LAN
3 10 (6.76%) Internet
4 6 (4.05%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.03%) MPLS
5 3 (2.03%) Wireless
6 2 (1.35%) Frame Relay
6 2 (1.35%) VoIP
6 2 (1.35%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.35%) VPN
6 2 (1.35%) ATM
7 1 (0.68%) VPLS
7 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Big Data
General
1 87 (58.78%) Marketing
2 55 (37.16%) Finance
3 35 (23.65%) Retail
4 27 (18.24%) Telecoms
5 16 (10.81%) Local Government
6 10 (6.76%) Advertising
7 8 (5.41%) Automotive
8 6 (4.05%) Games
8 6 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (3.38%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.35%) Billing
10 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.35%) Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Electronics
11 1 (0.68%) Law
11 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) HTML
1 1 (0.68%) ATL
1 1 (0.68%) COM
1 1 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Social Media
2 13 (8.78%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.11%) Kinect
3 12 (8.11%) Raspberry Pi
4 9 (6.08%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.41%) Digital Media
6 7 (4.73%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (4.73%) Chip and PIN
6 7 (4.73%) EFT
7 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.70%) User Experience
9 3 (2.03%) Xbox
10 1 (0.68%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) DTV
10 1 (0.68%) Life Science
10 1 (0.68%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.76%) Digital Marketing
2 39 (26.35%) Project Management
3 34 (22.97%) B2B
4 30 (20.27%) Analytics
5 24 (16.22%) SEO
6 23 (15.54%) Business Development
7 20 (13.51%) Marketing Strategy
8 18 (12.16%) Pay per click
8 18 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (8.78%) Content Management
10 12 (8.11%) CRM
10 12 (8.11%) Email Marketing
11 9 (6.08%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.38%) Line Management
15 4 (2.70%) Mobile Development
15 4 (2.70%) Internet Marketing
15 4 (2.70%) Web Analytics
15 4 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.05%) Degree
1 6 (4.05%) SC Cleared
1 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.35%) CISSP
2 2 (1.35%) SAP Certification
2 2 (1.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (12.84%) Google
2 8 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.73%) Cisco
4 6 (4.05%) Citrix
4 6 (4.05%) Avaya
5 5 (3.38%) Facebook
6 4 (2.70%) Twitter
6 4 (2.70%) VMware
6 4 (2.70%) DoubleClick
7 3 (2.03%) SAP
8 2 (1.35%) HP
8 2 (1.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (1.35%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.35%) Nokia
8 2 (1.35%) BT
8 2 (1.35%) Yahoo!
8 2 (1.35%) Huawei
9 1 (0.68%) EMC
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