The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 810 851 855
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 104 131 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 80 99 124
Median salary £97,500 £82,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £120,000 £127,500
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £81,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -4.11%

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
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Director in the job title.

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Director
Salary Trend

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

IT Director Salary Trend in the UK

IT Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Director over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

IT Director Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Director
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 98 £95,000 +15.15% 13
London +71 52 £110,000 +22.22% 7
South East +4 16 £80,000 -1.84% 3
City of London +62 9 £72,500 -30.95% 4
North West +17 9 £67,500 -28.94%
East of England +28 6 £90,000 -
Scotland +19 6 £117,500 +18.98% 1
Hampshire +1 6 £65,000 -26.55%
West Midlands -14 6 £100,000 +29.20% 1
Yorkshire +32 5 £90,000 +16.12%
Telford 0 5 £100,000 +22.69%
Shropshire -12 5 £100,000 +22.69%
Southampton -9 4 £65,000 -11.86%
Leeds +34 3 £100,000 +29.03%
West Yorkshire +26 3 £100,000 +29.03%
Glasgow +10 3 £120,000 +41.17%
Edinburgh +10 3 £100,000 -11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £90,000 +36.19%
Berkshire +9 3 £80,000 -3.03%
Reading +8 3 £80,000 -3.03%
Merseyside -11 3 £75,000 -21.05%
Cumbria - 3 £67,500 -
Surrey +27 2 £102,500 +40.41%
Cambridge +14 2 £90,000 +36.19%
North East -2 2 - -
Manchester -9 2 £80,000 -11.84%
Bicester - 2 - -
Beckenham - 2 - -
Darlington - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Director in the job title.

1 62 (32.12%) Finance
2 39 (20.21%) Project Management
3 32 (16.58%) Retail
4 27 (13.99%) ITIL
5 26 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (12.44%) Degree
7 23 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (9.84%) Banking
8 19 (9.84%) Service Delivery
8 19 (9.84%) Change Management
8 19 (9.84%) Risk Management
9 18 (9.33%) Marketing
10 17 (8.81%) Business Development
11 15 (7.77%) Business Continuity
12 14 (7.25%) Programme Management
12 14 (7.25%) Law
12 14 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (6.74%) Telecoms
13 13 (6.74%) C
13 13 (6.74%) E-Commerce
14 12 (6.22%) PRINCE2
14 12 (6.22%) Service Management
15 11 (5.70%) Legal
15 11 (5.70%) B2B
15 11 (5.70%) B2C
15 11 (5.70%) Line Management
16 10 (5.18%) DevOps
16 10 (5.18%) Analytics
16 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
16 10 (5.18%) ERP

IT Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.04%) Documentum
3 1 (0.52%) Apache
3 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) Magento
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (0.52%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.66%) SaaS
2 5 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.04%) Office 365
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.52%) Force.com
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.07%) Internet
2 3 (1.55%) WAN
3 2 (1.04%) LAN
3 2 (1.04%) SAN
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.52%) DHCP
4 1 (0.52%) DNS
4 1 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.59%) Big Data
2 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.52%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.52%) MySQL
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 62 (32.12%) Finance
2 32 (16.58%) Retail
3 19 (9.84%) Banking
4 18 (9.33%) Marketing
5 14 (7.25%) Law
6 13 (6.74%) Telecoms
7 11 (5.70%) Legal
8 6 (3.11%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.59%) Back Office
9 5 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.07%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.55%) Advertising
11 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.55%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.52%) Local Government
12 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) .NET
2 2 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.52%) CGI
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.52%) LINQ
3 1 (0.52%) WinForms
3 1 (0.52%) WPF
3 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.66%) FMCG
3 8 (4.15%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.15%) Economics
4 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.55%) Reinsurance
5 3 (1.55%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.04%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.52%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) Life Science
7 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.63%) Linux
1 7 (3.63%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Android
2 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.21%) Project Management
2 27 (13.99%) ITIL
3 26 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (11.92%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (9.84%) Change Management
5 19 (9.84%) Risk Management
5 19 (9.84%) Service Delivery
6 17 (8.81%) Business Development
7 15 (7.77%) Business Continuity
8 14 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (7.25%) Programme Management
9 13 (6.74%) E-Commerce
10 12 (6.22%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.22%) Service Management
11 11 (5.70%) B2B
11 11 (5.70%) B2C
11 11 (5.70%) Line Management
12 10 (5.18%) Analytics
12 10 (5.18%) ERP
12 10 (5.18%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.74%) C
2 4 (2.07%) Java
3 3 (1.55%) C#
4 1 (0.52%) C++
4 1 (0.52%) Perl
4 1 (0.52%) PHP
4 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.52%) SQL
4 1 (0.52%) VB
4 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (12.44%) Degree
2 9 (4.66%) CISA
2 9 (4.66%) CISM
3 8 (4.15%) CISSP
4 6 (3.11%) CGEIT
4 6 (3.11%) CRISC
5 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) ACCA
7 1 (0.52%) CISMP
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB
7 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.11%) COBIT
3 5 (2.59%) QA
3 5 (2.59%) SLA
4 4 (2.07%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.52%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.52%) vCloud
2 1 (0.52%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (3.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.11%) IBM
3 5 (2.59%) Cisco
4 4 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.55%) Cognizant
5 3 (1.55%) HP
5 3 (1.55%) VMware
6 2 (1.04%) Adobe
6 2 (1.04%) EMC
6 2 (1.04%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.04%) Pega
6 2 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) NetApp
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle
7 1 (0.52%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.52%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.52%) Splunk
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