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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Account Director
Rank 841 806 782
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Director 54 110 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 58 66
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.57%

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015 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 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -45 52 £51,250 -6.81% 12
London +1 29 £65,000 +13.04% 7
City of London +34 12 £65,000 +13.04% 1
North West +2 8 £45,000 -10.00%
South East -8 7 £55,000 +14.58% 3
Surrey +17 5 £55,000 - 1
South West -4 5 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Manchester +8 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Merseyside - 4 £70,000 -
Cornwall - 3 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +15 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £45,750 -
Swindon - 2 £45,750 -
Staines - 2 £55,000 -
East of England +12 1 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +6 1 - - 2
Reading -4 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -9 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands -11 1 £45,000 -
Watford - 1 £40,000 -
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £60,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Account Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 63 (57.80%) Marketing
2 41 (37.61%) Finance
3 39 (35.78%) Digital Marketing
4 30 (27.52%) Project Management
5 26 (23.85%) B2B
6 23 (21.10%) Retail
7 21 (19.27%) Analytics
7 21 (19.27%) SEO
8 19 (17.43%) Telecoms
9 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (14.68%) Business Development
10 16 (14.68%) Marketing Strategy
11 14 (12.84%) Google
11 14 (12.84%) WAN
12 13 (11.93%) LAN
12 13 (11.93%) Content Management
12 13 (11.93%) Google Analytics
12 13 (11.93%) Mobile App
13 12 (11.01%) Raspberry Pi
13 12 (11.01%) Email Marketing
13 12 (11.01%) Social Media
13 12 (11.01%) Kinect
13 12 (11.01%) Local Government
14 11 (10.09%) Pay per click
15 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
15 9 (8.26%) Internet
16 8 (7.34%) Degree
17 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
17 7 (6.42%) Mentoring
17 7 (6.42%) Cisco

Account Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.93%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.84%) WAN
2 13 (11.93%) LAN
3 9 (8.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.92%) MPLS
4 1 (0.92%) Firewall
4 1 (0.92%) Wireless
4 1 (0.92%) VPLS
4 1 (0.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) Big Data
General
1 63 (57.80%) Marketing
2 41 (37.61%) Finance
3 23 (21.10%) Retail
4 19 (17.43%) Telecoms
5 12 (11.01%) Local Government
6 6 (5.50%) Automotive
7 5 (4.59%) Games
8 4 (3.67%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.83%) Billing
9 2 (1.83%) Law
9 2 (1.83%) Advertising
9 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.92%) Electronics
10 1 (0.92%) Legal
10 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) HTML
1 1 (0.92%) ATL
1 1 (0.92%) COM
1 1 (0.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.01%) Social Media
2 12 (11.01%) Kinect
2 12 (11.01%) Raspberry Pi
3 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.67%) User Experience
5 4 (3.67%) Chemistry
6 3 (2.75%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (2.75%) EFT
6 3 (2.75%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.75%) Xbox
7 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
8 1 (0.92%) DTV
8 1 (0.92%) Life Science
8 1 (0.92%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) Digital Marketing
2 30 (27.52%) Project Management
3 26 (23.85%) B2B
4 21 (19.27%) SEO
4 21 (19.27%) Analytics
5 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.68%) Marketing Strategy
6 16 (14.68%) Business Development
7 13 (11.93%) Content Management
8 12 (11.01%) Email Marketing
9 11 (10.09%) Pay per click
10 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.42%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.59%) Line Management
13 4 (3.67%) Mobile Development
13 4 (3.67%) CRM
13 4 (3.67%) Time Management
14 3 (2.75%) Search Engine Marketing
14 3 (2.75%) Workflow
14 3 (2.75%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) CISSP
2 2 (1.83%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Google
2 7 (6.42%) Cisco
3 6 (5.50%) Citrix
3 6 (5.50%) Avaya
4 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.75%) VMware
5 3 (2.75%) SAP
6 2 (1.83%) Huawei
6 2 (1.83%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (1.83%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.83%) Nokia
6 2 (1.83%) BT
7 1 (0.92%) EMC
7 1 (0.92%) Facebook
7 1 (0.92%) Twitter
7 1 (0.92%) Yahoo!
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