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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 795 822 888
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +66
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 112 145 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 91 113 79
Median salary £90,000 £82,500 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £140,000 £126,000 £127,500
UK excluding London median salary £85,000 £81,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%

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
91484 105195 110265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76513 87677 89230
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 September 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 September 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 +30 104 £95,000 +15.85% 8
London +55 65 £110,000 +15.78% 1
South East +37 13 £80,000 +8.10% 5
City of London +47 11 £70,000 -33.33%
Scotland +27 8 £77,500 -8.82% 2
East of England +9 7 £90,000 -
Yorkshire +33 6 £77,500 -
North West -6 6 £80,000 -15.78% 2
West Midlands -27 6 £88,750 +18.33%
Edinburgh - 5 £77,500 - 2
Berkshire +27 4 £80,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 4 £90,000 +16.12%
Leeds +33 3 £80,000 +3.22%
West Yorkshire +21 3 £80,000 +3.22%
Glasgow +19 3 - -
Reading +18 3 £80,000 +14.28%
Hampshire +13 3 £65,000 -26.55%
Oxfordshire - 3 £101,250 -
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £77,500 -13.88% 2
Sheffield +14 2 £75,000 -
South Yorkshire +12 2 £75,000 -
Cambridge +9 2 £90,000 +16.12%
Southampton -4 2 £65,000 -11.86%
Telford -5 2 £100,000 +36.51%
Manchester -5 2 £91,250 +0.55% 1
Shropshire -9 2 £100,000 +36.51%
Merseyside -26 2 £65,000 -31.57%
Peterborough - 2 £90,000 -
Beckenham - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +15 1 £90,000 -

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 55 (27.50%) Finance
2 42 (21.00%) Project Management
3 33 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (15.50%) Retail
5 22 (11.00%) Business Development
6 21 (10.50%) Marketing
6 21 (10.50%) Degree
6 21 (10.50%) ITIL
7 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (9.50%) Service Delivery
9 18 (9.00%) Change Management
9 18 (9.00%) Risk Management
10 16 (8.00%) Banking
11 14 (7.00%) Business Continuity
11 14 (7.00%) Programme Management
11 14 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (7.00%) Law
12 13 (6.50%) Legal
12 13 (6.50%) Telecoms
13 12 (6.00%) Information Security
13 12 (6.00%) PRINCE2
13 12 (6.00%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.50%) C
14 11 (5.50%) Line Management
15 10 (5.00%) Data Centre
15 10 (5.00%) CRM
15 10 (5.00%) Computer Science
16 9 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (4.50%) Analytics
16 9 (4.50%) Cybersecurity

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 2 (1.00%) Documentum
2 1 (0.50%) Apache
2 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.50%) FastStats
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
1 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.00%) SaaS
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Force.com
4 1 (0.50%) Heroku
4 1 (0.50%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.50%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.50%) LAN
1 5 (2.50%) SAN
1 5 (2.50%) WAN
2 4 (2.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.50%) Firewall
3 3 (1.50%) VoIP
3 3 (1.50%) WLAN
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) FTP
4 1 (0.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.00%) Big Data
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.50%) MySQL
2 1 (0.50%) QlikView
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
General
1 55 (27.50%) Finance
2 31 (15.50%) Retail
3 21 (10.50%) Marketing
4 16 (8.00%) Banking
5 14 (7.00%) Law
6 13 (6.50%) Legal
6 13 (6.50%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.00%) Back Office
8 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.00%) Advertising
10 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.00%) .NET
1 2 (1.00%) HTML
2 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.50%) CGI
2 1 (0.50%) CSS
2 1 (0.50%) LINQ
2 1 (0.50%) WinForms
2 1 (0.50%) WPF
2 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 10 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.00%) Economics
3 7 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.00%) FMCG
4 4 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.50%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.00%) NHS
6 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.00%) User Experience
6 2 (1.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.50%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.50%) Linux
1 7 (3.50%) Windows
2 1 (0.50%) Android
2 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.00%) Project Management
2 33 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (11.00%) Business Development
4 21 (10.50%) ITIL
5 20 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (9.50%) Service Delivery
7 18 (9.00%) Change Management
7 18 (9.00%) Risk Management
8 14 (7.00%) Business Continuity
8 14 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (7.00%) Programme Management
9 12 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.00%) Information Security
9 12 (6.00%) PRINCE2
10 11 (5.50%) Line Management
11 10 (5.00%) CRM
12 9 (4.50%) Analytics
12 9 (4.50%) B2B
12 9 (4.50%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (4.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.50%) C
2 2 (1.00%) C#
2 2 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (0.50%) C++
3 1 (0.50%) Perl
3 1 (0.50%) PHP
3 1 (0.50%) VB
3 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (10.50%) Degree
2 8 (4.00%) CISA
2 8 (4.00%) CISM
2 8 (4.00%) CISSP
3 6 (3.00%) CGEIT
3 6 (3.00%) CRISC
4 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) CISMP
5 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) PMP
5 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (3.50%) SLA
2 6 (3.00%) COBIT
2 6 (3.00%) QA
3 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.50%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.50%) HDFS
2 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.50%) vCloud
2 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (4.00%) SAP
2 7 (3.50%) Oracle
3 6 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.00%) Cisco
6 3 (1.50%) Adobe
6 3 (1.50%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.50%) VMware
7 2 (1.00%) EMC
7 2 (1.00%) HP
7 2 (1.00%) IBM
7 2 (1.00%) Pega
8 1 (0.50%) Avaya
8 1 (0.50%) CA
8 1 (0.50%) Citrix
8 1 (0.50%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.50%) Splunk
8 1 (0.50%) Tableau
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