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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 820 861 845
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 98 114 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 79 123
Median salary £100,000 £90,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £137,500 £132,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +16 90 £100,000 +11.11% 11
London +52 42 £115,000 +26.02% 8
South East +4 17 £90,000 +12.50%
North West +15 10 £76,250 -19.73%
City of London +39 9 £125,000 +8.69% 1
West Midlands -3 9 £80,000 -1.84% 1
Scotland +17 7 £120,000 +21.51%
Hampshire +6 6 £65,000 +10.16%
Glasgow +1 5 £120,000 +41.17%
Telford -7 5 £100,000 +22.69%
Shropshire -11 5 £100,000 +22.69%
Southampton 0 4 £65,000 +10.16%
Yorkshire +35 3 £95,000 -
Manchester +2 3 £108,750 +33.43%
Birmingham -6 3 £70,000 -30.00%
Merseyside -10 3 £75,000 -21.05%
Cumbria - 3 £67,500 -
East of England +36 2 £86,250 -6.75% 1
West Yorkshire +23 2 £95,000 -
Leeds +23 2 £95,000 -
Surrey +21 2 £102,500 +40.41%
Edinburgh +6 2 - -
Reading +4 2 £80,000 -3.03%
North East +1 2 - -
East Midlands +1 2 £92,500 +2.77%
Berkshire -3 2 £80,000 -35.35%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Durham - 2 - -
Darlington - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 65 (35.33%) Finance
2 33 (17.93%) Retail
3 32 (17.39%) ITIL
4 26 (14.13%) Project Management
5 25 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (11.96%) Change Management
8 20 (10.87%) Marketing
9 19 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (9.78%) Banking
10 18 (9.78%) Business Development
11 17 (9.24%) Degree
12 16 (8.70%) Business Continuity
12 16 (8.70%) Service Delivery
12 16 (8.70%) Service Management
12 16 (8.70%) E-Commerce
13 15 (8.15%) Programme Management
14 14 (7.61%) PRINCE2
15 13 (7.07%) Line Management
16 12 (6.52%) DevOps
16 12 (6.52%) ERP
16 12 (6.52%) B2C
16 12 (6.52%) Information Security
17 11 (5.98%) Risk Management
17 11 (5.98%) Telecoms
17 11 (5.98%) C
17 11 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 10 (5.43%) B2B
19 9 (4.89%) CRM
19 9 (4.89%) Windows

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 (1.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.09%) Documentum
3 1 (0.54%) Apache
3 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Office
2 2 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.35%) SaaS
2 5 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.09%) Office 365
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.54%) Force.com
5 1 (0.54%) Heroku
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.72%) WAN
2 3 (1.63%) Internet
3 2 (1.09%) LAN
3 2 (1.09%) SAN
4 1 (0.54%) ATM
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.54%) DHCP
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
4 1 (0.54%) Network Security
4 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) VPN
4 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.09%) Big Data
2 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.54%) MySQL
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (35.33%) Finance
2 33 (17.93%) Retail
3 20 (10.87%) Marketing
4 18 (9.78%) Banking
5 11 (5.98%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.35%) Law
6 8 (4.35%) Legal
7 7 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (2.17%) Back Office
9 4 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.17%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.63%) Retail Banking
11 2 (1.09%) Advertising
12 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.09%) HTML
3 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.54%) CGI
3 1 (0.54%) CSS
3 1 (0.54%) LINQ
3 1 (0.54%) WinForms
3 1 (0.54%) WPF
3 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.89%) FMCG
2 6 (3.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.63%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.09%) Economics
5 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.09%) Reinsurance
5 2 (1.09%) User Experience
5 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.54%) Fintech
6 1 (0.54%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.54%) iPad
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.89%) Windows
2 7 (3.80%) Linux
3 1 (0.54%) Android
3 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.39%) ITIL
2 26 (14.13%) Project Management
3 25 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (11.96%) Change Management
6 19 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (9.78%) Business Development
8 16 (8.70%) Business Continuity
8 16 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 16 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 16 (8.70%) Service Management
9 15 (8.15%) Programme Management
10 14 (7.61%) PRINCE2
11 13 (7.07%) Line Management
12 12 (6.52%) B2C
12 12 (6.52%) DevOps
12 12 (6.52%) ERP
12 12 (6.52%) Information Security
13 11 (5.98%) Risk Management
14 10 (5.43%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.98%) C
2 5 (2.72%) Java
3 3 (1.63%) C#
4 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.09%) SQL
5 1 (0.54%) C++
5 1 (0.54%) Perl
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
5 1 (0.54%) VB
5 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (9.24%) Degree
2 7 (3.80%) CISM
3 6 (3.26%) CISA
3 6 (3.26%) CISSP
4 4 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.63%) CGEIT
5 3 (1.63%) CRISC
6 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) ACCA
7 1 (0.54%) CISMP
7 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) GIAC
7 1 (0.54%) ISEB
7 1 (0.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.72%) QA
3 3 (1.63%) COBIT
3 3 (1.63%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.09%) ISO27002
4 2 (1.09%) SLA
5 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.54%) vCloud
2 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.72%) IBM
3 4 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.63%) Cisco
4 3 (1.63%) Citrix
4 3 (1.63%) HP
4 3 (1.63%) Oracle
4 3 (1.63%) SAP
4 3 (1.63%) VMware
5 2 (1.09%) Adobe
5 2 (1.09%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.09%) EMC
5 2 (1.09%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.09%) Pega
5 2 (1.09%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.54%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.54%) Splunk
6 1 (0.54%) Yardi
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