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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Director
Rank 854 875 839
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 50 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.038% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.040% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 35
Average salary £80,000 £97,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £107,000 £115,000 £107,500
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £82,500 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +20.00%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +51 47 £82,500 -13.15% 2
London +12 16 £95,000 -9.52% 1
North West -5 10 £80,000 -17.94%
East of England +19 8 £60,000 -45.45%
West Midlands -9 6 £80,000 +23.07%
Cambridgeshire +16 5 £87,500 -
Manchester +6 5 £90,000 -7.69%
South East +15 4 - -
Cheshire +4 4 £80,000 -
East Sussex +2 4 - -
Brighton -8 4 - -
City of London +29 3 £85,000 -15.00% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £80,000 -
Birmingham -11 2 £72,500 +11.53%
Radlett - 2 £47,500 -
Redditch - 2 - -
Watford - 2 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Midlands - 2 £80,000 -
Essex +4 1 £60,000 -45.45%
Peterborough +1 1 £85,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £95,000 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £80,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £80,000 -
Crewe - 1 £75,000 -
Harrogate - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £70,000 -
Wrexham - 1 £50,000 -
North Wales - 1 £50,000 -

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 26 (25.24%) Project Management
2 23 (22.33%) Finance
3 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (17.48%) ITIL
5 17 (16.50%) ERP
6 16 (15.53%) Management Information System
7 11 (10.68%) Service Delivery
7 11 (10.68%) Manufacturing
8 10 (9.71%) Supplier Management
8 10 (9.71%) Degree
9 9 (8.74%) Marketing
9 9 (8.74%) Information Management
9 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
9 9 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
9 9 (8.74%) Windows
10 7 (6.80%) CRM
10 7 (6.80%) Oracle
10 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.80%) B2B
10 7 (6.80%) Change Management
10 7 (6.80%) CMMI
10 7 (6.80%) Hedge funds
11 6 (5.83%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (5.83%) Business Transformation
11 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.83%) Service Management
11 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
11 6 (5.83%) People Management

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (0.97%) IIS
1 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.97%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) LAN
1 4 (3.88%) WAN
2 3 (2.91%) Firewall
3 2 (1.94%) RFID
4 1 (0.97%) Intranet
4 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.74%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Automotive
6 1 (0.97%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) French Language
6 1 (0.97%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) .NET
2 3 (2.91%) WCF
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.97%) J2EE
3 1 (0.97%) EDI
3 1 (0.97%) Middleware
3 1 (0.97%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.80%) Hedge funds
3 5 (4.85%) Open Source
3 5 (4.85%) Social Media
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.88%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.91%) FMCG
6 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.97%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) Windows XP
2 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) Project Management
2 19 (18.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (17.48%) ITIL
4 17 (16.50%) ERP
5 11 (10.68%) Service Delivery
6 10 (9.71%) Supplier Management
7 9 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (8.74%) Information Management
7 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.80%) CMMI
8 7 (6.80%) Change Management
8 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.80%) B2B
8 7 (6.80%) CRM
9 6 (5.83%) Service Management
9 6 (5.83%) Business Transformation
9 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.83%) People Management
10 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (4.85%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.88%) PHP
1 4 (3.88%) SQL
2 3 (2.91%) C#
3 2 (1.94%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.97%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
1 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) VMware
4 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.97%) Cognos
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco
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