The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Sales Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sales Director
Rank 892 935 909
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Director 45 39 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.035% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.037% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 58
Median salary £96,250 £105,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £80,000 £74,250
10% offered a salary of more than £143,500 £137,000 £126,500
UK excluding London median salary £95,000 £105,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sales Director
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Sales Director in the job title.

Sales Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sales Director
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sales Director within the UK.

Sales Director Salary Trend in the UK

Sales Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sales Director over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 within the UK.

Sales Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Director
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Director within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 +29 36 £95,000 -9.52% 9
London +30 33 £97,500 -4.87% 7
City of London +48 9 £80,000 -34.69% 1
Scotland - 4 £155,000 -
Glasgow - 4 £155,000 -
South East +13 2 £13,500 -87.14%
East of England +5 1 £95,000 -
Surrey -1 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £95,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £70,000 -

Sales Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Sales 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 Sales Director in the job title.

1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 36 (43.37%) Business Development
3 25 (30.12%) Telecoms
4 20 (24.10%) Marketing
5 18 (21.69%) Banking
6 15 (18.07%) Retail
7 11 (13.25%) C
8 9 (10.84%) Presales
9 8 (9.64%) SAP
10 7 (8.43%) Programme Management
10 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.43%) Degree
10 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
11 6 (7.23%) Value-Added Service
11 6 (7.23%) VoLTE
11 6 (7.23%) SaaS
11 6 (7.23%) LTE
11 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
11 6 (7.23%) ATM
11 6 (7.23%) Financial Institution
12 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.02%) People Management
13 4 (4.82%) Fraud Detection
13 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (4.82%) EFT
13 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (4.82%) Internet
13 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.82%) Strategic Planning

Sales 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 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) ATM
1 6 (7.23%) LTE
1 6 (7.23%) Value-Added Service
1 6 (7.23%) VoLTE
2 4 (4.82%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) 3GPP
3 2 (2.41%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.41%) Frame Relay
3 2 (2.41%) MPLS
3 2 (2.41%) VoIP
3 2 (2.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) Big Data
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
General
1 38 (45.78%) Finance
2 25 (30.12%) Telecoms
3 20 (24.10%) Marketing
4 18 (21.69%) Banking
5 15 (18.07%) Retail
6 6 (7.23%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.61%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.41%) Advertising
8 2 (2.41%) Billing
8 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.41%) Legal
8 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.20%) French Language
9 1 (1.20%) German Language
9 1 (1.20%) Local Government
9 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.82%) EFT
2 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.41%) Fintech
3 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.41%) Telematics
3 2 (2.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.20%) FMCG
4 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Business Development
2 9 (10.84%) Presales
3 7 (8.43%) Programme Management
3 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.02%) People Management
6 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Fraud Detection
6 4 (4.82%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.61%) Coaching
7 3 (3.61%) Competitive Intelligence
7 3 (3.61%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.61%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (2.41%) Change Control
8 2 (2.41%) Channel Management
8 2 (2.41%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (2.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) SAP
2 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.61%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (3.61%) Forcepoint
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle
3 3 (3.61%) Palo Alto
3 3 (3.61%) Sony
4 2 (2.41%) Sun
5 1 (1.20%) JDA
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
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