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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Director
Rank 846 831 893
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +62
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 86 116 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.11% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.11% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 68 84 79
Median salary £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £143,000 £120,000 £130,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £80,000 £88,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.85%

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +15 82 £95,000 +5.55% 12
London -3 38 £115,000 +15.00% 6
North West +25 14 £95,000 +18.75%
South East +34 13 £101,250 +20.89% 1
Manchester +7 10 £95,000 +11.76%
City of London +46 9 £125,000 +47.05% 3
West Midlands -14 6 £71,250 +9.61% 1
Birmingham -7 5 £70,000 +7.69%
Hampshire - 5 £65,000 -
East Midlands +11 4 £90,000 +24.13% 1
Southampton - 4 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +12 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £93,750 -
East of England +20 2 £83,750 +6.34% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 2 £83,750 -9.45% 1
Reading - 2 £82,500 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Cheshire +22 1 - -
Leeds +12 1 - -
West Yorkshire +11 1 - -
South West +7 1 £100,000 +11.11% 1
North Yorkshire +6 1 - -
Wales +5 1 £77,500 +10.71%
Bristol +3 1 £100,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridge +3 1 £52,500 - 1
South Wales +2 1 £77,500 -13.88%
Cardiff 0 1 £77,500 -13.88%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £97,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 67 (34.18%) Finance
2 37 (18.88%) Retail
3 35 (17.86%) Project Management
4 30 (15.31%) ITIL
5 26 (13.27%) Degree
6 24 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (11.73%) ERP
8 22 (11.22%) Service Management
8 22 (11.22%) Change Management
9 19 (9.69%) Service Delivery
9 19 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (9.69%) E-Commerce
10 18 (9.18%) Programme Management
11 17 (8.67%) PRINCE2
12 16 (8.16%) Risk Management
13 15 (7.65%) Supplier Management
13 15 (7.65%) Marketing
14 14 (7.14%) Banking
14 14 (7.14%) Management Information System
14 14 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (6.63%) Telecoms
15 13 (6.63%) Microsoft
15 13 (6.63%) FMCG
16 11 (5.61%) Business Development
16 11 (5.61%) Line Management
16 11 (5.61%) People Management
16 11 (5.61%) CRM
16 11 (5.61%) Information Security
17 10 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
18 9 (4.59%) Law

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 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.51%) Apache
2 1 (0.51%) Documentum
2 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.53%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.53%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.51%) Magento
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.51%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.55%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.51%) Force.com
3 1 (0.51%) Heroku
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) WAN
2 3 (1.53%) Internet
3 2 (1.02%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) ATM
4 1 (0.51%) DHCP
4 1 (0.51%) DNS
4 1 (0.51%) FTP
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) MPLS
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.02%) MySQL
2 1 (0.51%) Big Data
2 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 67 (34.18%) Finance
2 37 (18.88%) Retail
3 15 (7.65%) Marketing
4 14 (7.14%) Banking
5 13 (6.63%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.59%) Law
7 7 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.55%) Legal
8 5 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (2.04%) Back Office
9 4 (2.04%) Local Government
10 3 (1.53%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.02%) Advertising
11 2 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.02%) Automotive
11 2 (1.02%) Billing
11 2 (1.02%) Publishing
12 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.51%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.06%) .NET
2 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.02%) CGI
2 2 (1.02%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) CSS
3 1 (0.51%) LINQ
3 1 (0.51%) WinForms
3 1 (0.51%) WPF
3 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.63%) FMCG
3 7 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.55%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.04%) NHS
6 4 (2.04%) User Experience
7 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.53%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.02%) Economics
8 2 (1.02%) Life Science
8 2 (1.02%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.51%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.57%) Windows
2 4 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (0.51%) Android
3 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.86%) Project Management
2 30 (15.31%) ITIL
3 24 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.73%) ERP
5 22 (11.22%) Change Management
5 22 (11.22%) Service Management
6 19 (9.69%) E-Commerce
6 19 (9.69%) Service Delivery
6 19 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (9.18%) Programme Management
8 17 (8.67%) PRINCE2
9 16 (8.16%) Risk Management
10 15 (7.65%) Supplier Management
11 14 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.61%) Business Development
12 11 (5.61%) CRM
12 11 (5.61%) Information Security
12 11 (5.61%) Line Management
12 11 (5.61%) People Management
13 10 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.06%) C
1 6 (3.06%) C#
2 5 (2.55%) SQL
3 4 (2.04%) Java
4 3 (1.53%) PHP
4 3 (1.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.51%) C++
5 1 (0.51%) Perl
5 1 (0.51%) VB
5 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (13.27%) Degree
2 6 (3.06%) CISM
3 5 (2.55%) CISA
4 4 (2.04%) CISSP
4 4 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.53%) ACCA
5 3 (1.53%) PMP
5 3 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.02%) CIMA
6 2 (1.02%) CIPD
6 2 (1.02%) CIPFA
6 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.51%) CISMP
7 1 (0.51%) CRISC
7 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) GIAC
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.02%) ISO27002
3 2 (1.02%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.51%) Firmware
1 1 (0.51%) vCloud
1 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (6.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.57%) SAP
3 6 (3.06%) Oracle
4 5 (2.55%) IBM
5 4 (2.04%) Pegasus
6 3 (1.53%) Citrix
6 3 (1.53%) HP
7 2 (1.02%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.02%) NetSuite
7 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.02%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) Apple
8 1 (0.51%) BMC
8 1 (0.51%) JDA
8 1 (0.51%) Pega
8 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.51%) Splunk
8 1 (0.51%) Yardi
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + 27 days hol + bens.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: Competitive (shares / Bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £130,000 - £160,000+
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London with nationwide travel
Ciber UK
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago