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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Director
Rank 859 852 853
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 41 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.050% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.053% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 30
Average salary £85,000 £80,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £111,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 £82,500 +3.12% 1
London -2 11 £82,500 -21.42%
West Midlands -18 7 £62,500 -3.84% 1
South East +4 6 £85,000 +3.03%
Brighton +18 4 - -
East Sussex +12 4 - -
North West +9 4 £95,000 +45.03%
Birmingham +1 4 £62,500 -3.84%
East of England +6 3 £85,000 -
South West - 3 £110,000 -
City of London +17 2 £80,000 -20.39%
Cambridgeshire +7 2 £66,083 -22.25%
Merseyside - 2 £95,000 -
Scotland - 2 £98,750 -
Bristol - 2 £115,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £66,083 -
South Yorkshire +2 1 - -
Berkshire +1 1 £70,000 -
Yorkshire 0 1 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 - -
Slough -6 1 £70,000 -
East Midlands -6 1 £90,000 +5.88%
Warwick -9 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £100,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £100,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £77,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £90,000 -
Swindon - 1 £77,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -

IT Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 23 (28.05%) Project Management
2 16 (19.51%) ERP
3 15 (18.29%) Finance
4 13 (15.85%) SAP
4 13 (15.85%) ITIL
5 12 (14.63%) Manufacturing
5 12 (14.63%) Degree
6 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
6 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.98%) CRM
8 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.32%) Windows
10 6 (7.32%) Change Management
10 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.32%) Line Management
11 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.10%) Information Management
11 5 (6.10%) Marketing
11 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
11 5 (6.10%) E-Learning
11 5 (6.10%) .NET
12 4 (4.88%) C#
12 4 (4.88%) PHP
12 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
12 4 (4.88%) Information Security

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Revit
2 1 (1.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) VoIP
1 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.10%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.10%) E-Learning
3 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) Life Science
4 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.22%) FMCG
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Project Management
2 16 (19.51%) ERP
3 13 (15.85%) ITIL
4 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (10.98%) CRM
6 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.32%) Change Management
7 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
7 6 (7.32%) Line Management
8 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.10%) Information Management
8 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security
9 4 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) C#
1 4 (4.88%) PHP
2 2 (2.44%) C
3 1 (1.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.22%) CFA
2 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) SAP
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) VMware
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix
4 2 (2.44%) Avaya
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Sage
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