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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Director
UK
Rank 782 835 853
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 74 110 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.11% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 61 86 75
Median salary £90,000 £85,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,250 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £130,000 £125,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
80929 97392 101732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67146 81719 84044
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +61 68 £90,000 +5.88% 6
London +45 23 £90,000 -4.00% 4
South East +76 18 £88,750 +4.41% 1
West Midlands +21 8 £80,000 -
South West +27 6 £75,000 -16.66%
Brighton - 6 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 6 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +28 5 £117,500 +52.59%
Birmingham +20 5 £80,000 -31.91%
Milton Keynes +12 5 £117,500 +52.59%
North West -36 5 £92,500 +8.82%
Devon +3 4 £75,000 -16.66%
West Yorkshire +30 3 £85,000 -
East of England +24 3 £95,000 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire +19 3 £85,000 +21.42%
Hertfordshire +13 3 £95,000 +31.03% 1
Kent - 3 £90,000 - 1
East Midlands +2 2 £91,250 +7.35%
Manchester -35 2 £92,500 +8.82%
Middlesex - 2 £75,000 -
Warwickshire +29 1 - -
City of London +28 1 £90,000 +28.57%
Leeds +25 1 £85,000 -
Coventry +15 1 £77,500 -3.12%
Hampshire +12 1 £100,000 +17.64%
Leicestershire -4 1 £82,500 +8.19%
Nottinghamshire -5 1 £100,000 -
Somerset - 1 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £87,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £90,000 -

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 50 (27.93%) Finance
2 31 (17.32%) Retail
3 25 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (13.97%) Project Management
4 22 (12.29%) ITIL
5 20 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (11.17%) Service Delivery
6 17 (9.50%) Business Development
6 17 (9.50%) ERP
7 16 (8.94%) Degree
8 15 (8.38%) Business Transformation
8 15 (8.38%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.26%) SLA
9 13 (7.26%) Oracle
9 13 (7.26%) Marketing
10 12 (6.70%) Analytics
10 12 (6.70%) People Management
10 12 (6.70%) Programme Management
11 11 (6.15%) Legal
11 11 (6.15%) Service Management
11 11 (6.15%) Banking
11 11 (6.15%) Supplier Management
11 11 (6.15%) Windows
11 11 (6.15%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.15%) Data Centre
11 11 (6.15%) Data Analytics
11 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (5.59%) Computer Science
12 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
13 9 (5.03%) Management Information System

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 (0.56%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (1.12%) FastStats
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.35%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) Firewall
1 8 (4.47%) LAN
2 7 (3.91%) Network Security
3 6 (3.35%) SAN
4 4 (2.23%) WAN
5 3 (1.68%) VoIP
5 3 (1.68%) WLAN
6 2 (1.12%) Internet
7 1 (0.56%) DNS
7 1 (0.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.35%) Big Data
2 5 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.23%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.12%) QlikView
5 1 (0.56%) GIS
5 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
General
1 50 (27.93%) Finance
2 31 (17.32%) Retail
3 13 (7.26%) Marketing
4 11 (6.15%) Banking
4 11 (6.15%) Legal
5 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Law
8 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.68%) Web Services
2 2 (1.12%) .NET
2 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.56%) LINQ
3 1 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.56%) WinForms
3 1 (0.56%) WPF
3 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.35%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.68%) PMI
7 3 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.12%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.12%) FMCG
8 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.56%) Derivative
9 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.56%) Life Science
9 1 (0.56%) SCADA
9 1 (0.56%) Social Media
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.15%) Windows
2 5 (2.79%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.12%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.97%) Project Management
1 25 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (12.29%) ITIL
3 20 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.17%) Service Delivery
4 17 (9.50%) Business Development
4 17 (9.50%) ERP
5 15 (8.38%) Business Transformation
5 15 (8.38%) PRINCE2
6 12 (6.70%) Analytics
6 12 (6.70%) People Management
6 12 (6.70%) Programme Management
7 11 (6.15%) Data Analytics
7 11 (6.15%) E-Commerce
7 11 (6.15%) Service Management
7 11 (6.15%) Supplier Management
8 9 (5.03%) Change Management
8 9 (5.03%) Information Security
8 9 (5.03%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (4.47%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.91%) C
2 3 (1.68%) C#
3 2 (1.12%) PHP
3 2 (1.12%) SQL
4 1 (0.56%) C++
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) Python
4 1 (0.56%) VB
4 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (8.94%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) MCSE
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.79%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.23%) PMP
4 2 (1.12%) CISSP
4 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (0.56%) GCIH
5 1 (0.56%) GPEN
5 1 (0.56%) GSEC
5 1 (0.56%) GXPN
5 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.26%) SLA
2 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.12%) SSAE 16
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.79%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.23%) HDFS
3 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 13 (7.26%) Oracle
2 9 (5.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.47%) SAP
4 6 (3.35%) VMware
5 5 (2.79%) HP
6 4 (2.23%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.68%) Workday
8 2 (1.12%) Adobe
8 2 (1.12%) Apteco
8 2 (1.12%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.12%) Tableau
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco
9 1 (0.56%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.56%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.56%) Spiceworks
9 1 (0.56%) Veeam
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Attractive base salary pluc 100% uncapped OTE + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Accord
Salary: £125k + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Intelletec
Salary: From £120,000 to £150,000 per annum + generous equity options
Posted: 21 hours ago
UK
PGC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago