The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Director
Rank 871 837 857
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 46 46 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.041% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.044% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 57
Average salary £100,000 £82,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £52,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £103,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £87,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

IT Director Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Director
Top 26 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -49 40 £97,500 +18.18% 3
London -44 22 £105,000 +10.52% 1
City of London -11 9 £100,000 +17.64%
South East -16 7 £82,500 +22.22% 1
East of England -11 5 £102,500 +64.96%
Surrey -7 4 £82,500 +22.22%
Scotland -10 4 £100,000 - 1
Essex - 4 £102,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £100,000 - 1
North West 0 3 £97,500 -
South West - 2 £92,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 - 1
Manchester - 2 £97,500 -
Brighton - 2 £65,000 - 1
Bristol - 2 £92,500 -
Birmingham +3 1 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 1 - -
West Midlands -1 1 £65,000 -27.77% 1
Isle of Man - 1 £105,000 -
Horsham - 1 £85,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £85,000 -
Blackpool - 1 - -
Douglas - 1 £105,000 -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 - -

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
3 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.28%) Degree
4 13 (16.05%) Windows
5 10 (12.35%) ITIL
6 9 (11.11%) Cisco
6 9 (11.11%) Project Management
6 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 9 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (9.88%) Waterfall
7 8 (9.88%) TOWER Software
7 8 (9.88%) Retail
7 8 (9.88%) Statistics
8 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
8 7 (8.64%) UNIX
8 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.41%) CRM
9 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
9 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
9 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (6.17%) Network Design
10 5 (6.17%) Firewall
10 5 (6.17%) Migration
10 5 (6.17%) VMware
10 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.17%) DHCP
10 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
10 5 (6.17%) DNS

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) SPSS
3 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.23%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Firewall
1 5 (6.17%) DHCP
1 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.17%) DNS
2 3 (3.70%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) LAN
2 3 (3.70%) WAN
3 2 (2.47%) PBX
3 2 (2.47%) VoIP
3 2 (2.47%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.23%) LTE
4 1 (1.23%) Wireless
4 1 (1.23%) RFID
4 1 (1.23%) Intranet
4 1 (1.23%) Broadband
4 1 (1.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) MySQL
2 3 (3.70%) Big Data
3 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) OLAP
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.88%) Retail
4 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.70%) Marketing
6 2 (2.47%) Law
6 2 (2.47%) Legal
6 2 (2.47%) Billing
7 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.88%) Statistics
3 4 (4.94%) EPoS
4 3 (3.70%) NHS
5 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.47%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) Open Source
6 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.23%) AS400
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) UNIX
3 4 (4.94%) Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) Service Delivery
2 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.35%) ITIL
4 9 (11.11%) Project Management
4 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (9.88%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
6 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.41%) CRM
8 5 (6.17%) Network Design
8 5 (6.17%) Migration
8 5 (6.17%) ERP
8 5 (6.17%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.17%) Network Management
9 4 (4.94%) Demand Management
9 4 (4.94%) Analytics
9 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.94%) Information Security
9 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) PHP
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (2.47%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) F#
3 2 (2.47%) Scala
4 1 (1.23%) Ruby
4 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.23%) C++
4 1 (1.23%) Python
4 1 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) MOS
2 1 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.23%) CCNA
2 1 (1.23%) MCSE
2 1 (1.23%) MCSA
2 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.94%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) QA
4 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco
2 8 (9.88%) TOWER Software
3 5 (6.17%) VMware
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.70%) Sun
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) Nortel
5 2 (2.47%) Avaya
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) Confirmit
6 1 (1.23%) Apple
6 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.23%) Sage
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Dell
6 1 (1.23%) Reuters
6 1 (1.23%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.23%) Citrix
6 1 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peter Vardy
Salary: £100k plus substantial bonus
Posted: 18 days ago