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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Director
Rank 820 855 857
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 60 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.033% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.035% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 23
Average salary £85,000 £90,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £108,500 £120,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £90,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +24 55 £85,000 -5.55% 3
London +11 19 £100,000 -4.76%
South East -21 11 £80,000 -5.88%
City of London +4 8 £100,000 +5.26%
North West -3 6 £63,500 -12.41% 1
Manchester -10 6 £63,500 -12.41% 1
Wales -8 5 £93,750 +115.51%
West Midlands -13 5 £70,000 -22.22%
South Wales - 5 £93,750 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £72,500 -
East Midlands +11 4 £75,000 +50.00%
East of England -8 4 £76,250 -20.77% 1
Birmingham -13 4 £70,000 -28.20%
Yorkshire - 4 £90,000 - 1
Berkshire +2 3 £90,000 +5.88%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £65,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £65,000 -
South West -7 2 £90,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £91,250 - 1
Surrey - 2 £127,500 -
Suffolk -1 1 £65,000 -
Northamptonshire -6 1 £87,500 +75.00%
Northampton -11 1 £87,500 +75.00%
Basingstoke - 1 £80,000 -
Newport - 1 £102,500 -
Bristol - 1 £90,000 -
Guildford - 1 £95,000 -
Leeds - 1 £100,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £85,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £72,500 -

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (25.47%) Finance
2 24 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (21.70%) Telecoms
4 21 (19.81%) Project Management
5 20 (18.87%) ERP
6 16 (15.09%) ITIL
7 15 (14.15%) Management Information System
8 13 (12.26%) Retail
9 11 (10.38%) Supplier Management
9 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (10.38%) People Management
10 10 (9.43%) Manufacturing
10 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (8.49%) Change Management
11 9 (8.49%) Windows
11 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.55%) Windows XP
12 8 (7.55%) LAN
12 8 (7.55%) WAN
12 8 (7.55%) VMware
12 8 (7.55%) Degree
13 7 (6.60%) Performance Management
13 7 (6.60%) VMware ESX
13 7 (6.60%) Information Management
13 7 (6.60%) Client/Server
13 7 (6.60%) CRM
13 7 (6.60%) Oracle
13 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
13 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.94%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) LAN
1 8 (7.55%) WAN
2 2 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.94%) Network Security
3 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.94%) FTP
3 1 (0.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) Intranet
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (0.94%) MySQL
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 27 (25.47%) Finance
2 23 (21.70%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.26%) Retail
4 10 (9.43%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.66%) Marketing
6 3 (2.83%) Banking
6 3 (2.83%) Publishing
6 3 (2.83%) Law
7 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.94%) French Language
8 1 (0.94%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.94%) Automotive
8 1 (0.94%) Legal
8 1 (0.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) .NET
2 4 (3.77%) J2EE
3 3 (2.83%) J2SE
4 2 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (0.94%) XML
5 1 (0.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.94%) CSS
5 1 (0.94%) Middleware
5 1 (0.94%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.94%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.94%) WPF
5 1 (0.94%) jQuery
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.66%) FMCG
4 5 (4.72%) Hedge funds
4 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.77%) Social Media
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) iPhone
6 1 (0.94%) Open Source
6 1 (0.94%) EPoS
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.49%) Windows
2 8 (7.55%) Windows XP
3 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (19.81%) Project Management
3 20 (18.87%) ERP
4 16 (15.09%) ITIL
5 11 (10.38%) Supplier Management
5 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (10.38%) People Management
6 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (9.43%) PRINCE2
7 9 (8.49%) Change Management
7 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.60%) Performance Management
8 7 (6.60%) Information Management
8 7 (6.60%) CRM
9 6 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.66%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.72%) CMMI
10 5 (4.72%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) Java
2 3 (2.83%) Scala
2 3 (2.83%) Clojure
2 3 (2.83%) C#
3 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.94%) SQL
3 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.94%) PMP
2 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) VMware ESX
1 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) VMware
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 6 (5.66%) Cisco
4 5 (4.72%) HP
4 5 (4.72%) Dell
4 5 (4.72%) Avaya
4 5 (4.72%) Juniper
4 5 (4.72%) F5
5 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) Apple
6 1 (0.94%) Google
6 1 (0.94%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
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