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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 784 835 871
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 94 133 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 79
Median salary £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
90% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £65,000 £69,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £130,000 £145,500
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £87,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +48 86 £95,000 +5.55% 5
London +60 51 £100,000 -2.43% 3
South East +72 10 £105,000 +16.66%
Yorkshire +33 9 £68,500 -0.72%
West Yorkshire - 8 £67,793 -
City of London +38 7 £70,000 -37.07%
West Midlands -17 6 £78,750 +5.00%
Scotland - 6 £78,750 - 1
Bradford - 5 £68,500 -
East Midlands +5 4 £80,000 +6.66%
North West -22 4 £95,000 - 1
Middlesex - 4 £75,000 -
Berkshire +45 3 £117,500 +62.06%
Edinburgh - 3 £72,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £105,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £77,500 -
Wokingham - 3 £117,500 -
Buckinghamshire +10 2 £125,000 +38.88%
Lancashire -6 2 £87,500 -4.10%
Leicestershire -9 2 £82,500 +10.00%
Manchester -16 2 £102,500 +7.89% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £125,000 -
Preston - 2 £87,500 -
Leeds - 2 £73,750 -
South West +14 1 £90,000 -
Bristol +8 1 £90,000 -
Leicester 0 1 - -
Hertfordshire 0 1 £95,000 -
East of England -6 1 £95,000 -5.00%
Northamptonshire - 1 £60,000 -

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 60 (28.99%) Finance
2 43 (20.77%) Project Management
3 34 (16.43%) Retail
4 31 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (13.53%) Service Delivery
6 26 (12.56%) Business Development
7 24 (11.59%) Degree
7 24 (11.59%) ITIL
8 20 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (9.66%) Marketing
9 16 (7.73%) Business Transformation
10 15 (7.25%) Computer Science
10 15 (7.25%) SLA
10 15 (7.25%) Banking
10 15 (7.25%) Programme Management
11 14 (6.76%) Legal
12 13 (6.28%) Risk Management
12 13 (6.28%) Telecoms
12 13 (6.28%) Change Management
12 13 (6.28%) PRINCE2
13 12 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (5.80%) Data Centre
13 12 (5.80%) Target Operating Model
14 11 (5.31%) Line Management
14 11 (5.31%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (5.31%) Business Continuity
14 11 (5.31%) Law
14 11 (5.31%) C
14 11 (5.31%) 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 1 (0.48%) CMS
1 1 (0.48%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.97%) FastStats
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.83%) SaaS
3 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.97%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) Firewall
1 8 (3.86%) LAN
2 5 (2.42%) Network Security
2 5 (2.42%) SAN
3 4 (1.93%) WAN
4 3 (1.45%) VoIP
4 3 (1.45%) WLAN
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.38%) Big Data
2 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.97%) QlikView
3 2 (0.97%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.48%) GIS
4 1 (0.48%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 60 (28.99%) Finance
2 34 (16.43%) Retail
3 20 (9.66%) Marketing
4 15 (7.25%) Banking
5 14 (6.76%) Legal
6 13 (6.28%) Telecoms
7 11 (5.31%) Law
8 7 (3.38%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.90%) Back Office
10 3 (1.45%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.97%) Advertising
11 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) .NET
1 2 (0.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.48%) LINQ
2 1 (0.48%) WinForms
2 1 (0.48%) WPF
2 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.25%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.86%) Economics
3 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.38%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.93%) PMI
7 3 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.45%) FMCG
7 3 (1.45%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.97%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.48%) Fintech
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.45%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.77%) Project Management
2 31 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (13.53%) Service Delivery
4 26 (12.56%) Business Development
5 24 (11.59%) ITIL
6 20 (9.66%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (7.73%) Business Transformation
8 15 (7.25%) Programme Management
9 13 (6.28%) Change Management
9 13 (6.28%) PRINCE2
9 13 (6.28%) Risk Management
10 12 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (5.80%) Target Operating Model
11 11 (5.31%) Business Continuity
11 11 (5.31%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (5.31%) ERP
11 11 (5.31%) Line Management
12 10 (4.83%) Analytics
12 10 (4.83%) CRM
13 9 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.31%) C
2 2 (0.97%) C#
3 1 (0.48%) C++
3 1 (0.48%) Java
3 1 (0.48%) VB
3 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (11.59%) Degree
2 5 (2.42%) CISA
2 5 (2.42%) CISSP
2 5 (2.42%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.93%) CGEIT
3 4 (1.93%) CISM
3 4 (1.93%) CRISC
4 3 (1.45%) PMP
5 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.25%) SLA
2 5 (2.42%) QA
3 4 (1.93%) COBIT
3 4 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.97%) HDFS
2 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (4.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.35%) SAP
3 8 (3.86%) Oracle
4 6 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.93%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.93%) HP
6 3 (1.45%) Adobe
6 3 (1.45%) Cisco
6 3 (1.45%) Workday
7 2 (0.97%) Apteco
7 2 (0.97%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.97%) Tableau
8 1 (0.48%) Avaya
8 1 (0.48%) EMC
8 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.48%) IBM
8 1 (0.48%) NetApp
8 1 (0.48%) Pega
8 1 (0.48%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.48%) VMware
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