The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Director in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Director
Rank 856 866 842
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 39 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.051% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.054% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 33
Average salary £92,500 £85,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,250 £110,000 £123,000
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £85,000 £87,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Director in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 6 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 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
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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 +4 38 £90,000 +5.88% 2
London +13 9 £90,000 -18.18% 1
North West -3 7 £80,000 +19.85%
East Midlands +7 6 £90,000 +5.88%
Brighton +25 5 - -
East Sussex +18 5 - -
South East -6 5 - -
West Midlands -10 4 £65,000 - 1
Manchester +5 3 £80,000 -14.66%
City of London - 3 £85,000 -
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £95,000 +11.76%
East of England +4 2 £95,000 +11.76%
Cheshire -1 2 £77,500 -
South West -6 2 £115,000 +58.62%
Merseyside - 2 £95,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Redditch - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £115,000 -
Scotland +7 1 £112,500 +12.50% 1
Birmingham -7 1 £65,000 - 1
Warwick -13 1 - -
Warwickshire -19 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £90,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £75,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £112,500 - 1
Grantham - 1 £90,000 -

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Director in their job title.

1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 18 (19.57%) Project Management
3 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (16.30%) Manufacturing
5 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
6 12 (13.04%) ERP
7 11 (11.96%) ITIL
8 9 (9.78%) SAP
8 9 (9.78%) Windows
8 9 (9.78%) Degree
9 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 8 (8.70%) CRM
9 8 (8.70%) .NET
9 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
10 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
10 7 (7.61%) C#
10 7 (7.61%) Marketing
10 7 (7.61%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.52%) Information Management
11 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.52%) Business Transformation
11 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
11 6 (6.52%) Service Management
12 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.43%) B2B
12 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.43%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.35%) Asset Management

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.09%) IIS
1 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.09%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) LAN
1 3 (3.26%) WAN
1 3 (3.26%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) Intranet
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Hudson
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 15 (16.30%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.61%) Marketing
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.09%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) .NET
2 3 (3.26%) WCF
3 1 (1.09%) EDI
3 1 (1.09%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.35%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.26%) FMCG
3 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.17%) Life Science
4 2 (2.17%) User Experience
4 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.17%) Social Media
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) PMI
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) Project Management
2 16 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (14.13%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.04%) ERP
5 11 (11.96%) ITIL
6 8 (8.70%) CRM
7 7 (7.61%) Supplier Management
8 6 (6.52%) Service Management
8 6 (6.52%) Information Management
8 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.43%) B2B
9 5 (5.43%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.35%) Change Management
10 4 (4.35%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) C#
2 4 (4.35%) PHP
2 4 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) C
4 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.09%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.26%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (9.78%) SAP
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.26%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.09%) Sage
5 1 (1.09%) Cognos
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