The table below looks at the statistics for the Sales Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sales Director in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sales Director
Rank 822 840 871
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Director 58 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.036% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.038% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 19
Average salary £100,000 £100,000 £88,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £88,750 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £128,750 £118,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £92,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +37.03%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Sales Director
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sales Director in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Sales Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Director
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Director within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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 +15 55 £97,500 -2.50% 3
London +14 41 £100,000 - 2
City of London - 13 £95,000 -
South East -9 10 £100,000 -13.04%
Surrey - 9 £76,250 -
Guildford - 7 - -
Birmingham -10 3 £80,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -14 3 £80,000 -33.33%
Glasgow - 2 £120,000 -
Scotland - 2 £120,000 -
Berkshire +5 1 £150,000 +100.00%
Reading +2 1 £150,000 -

Sales Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sales 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 Sales Director in their job title.

1 38 (38.00%) Business Development
2 32 (32.00%) Finance
3 26 (26.00%) Telecoms
3 26 (26.00%) Degree
4 17 (17.00%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.00%) IBM
7 13 (13.00%) Banking
7 13 (13.00%) Big Data
8 12 (12.00%) Oracle
8 12 (12.00%) Retail
8 12 (12.00%) SaaS
9 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (11.00%) Marketing
9 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
10 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (9.00%) Project Management
11 9 (9.00%) Analytics
12 8 (8.00%) Internet
12 8 (8.00%) Logistics
12 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (7.00%) SOA
13 7 (7.00%) Process Management
13 7 (7.00%) Identity Management
13 7 (7.00%) Automotive
13 7 (7.00%) Validation
13 7 (7.00%) MBA
13 7 (7.00%) TETRA
13 7 (7.00%) Endeca

Sales Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sales 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 Sales Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) PaaS
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) Internet
2 7 (7.00%) TETRA
3 6 (6.00%) LTE
3 6 (6.00%) 3GPP
4 5 (5.00%) VoLTE
5 2 (2.00%) WAN
5 2 (2.00%) VPN
5 2 (2.00%) MPLS
5 2 (2.00%) VPLS
6 1 (1.00%) GGSN
6 1 (1.00%) SGSN
6 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.00%) 2G
6 1 (1.00%) GPON
6 1 (1.00%) GSM
6 1 (1.00%) 3G
6 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.00%) UMTS
6 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) Big Data
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 32 (32.00%) Finance
2 26 (26.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (13.00%) Banking
4 12 (12.00%) Retail
5 11 (11.00%) Marketing
6 7 (7.00%) Automotive
7 6 (6.00%) Billing
8 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (3.00%) Legal
8 3 (3.00%) Advertising
9 1 (1.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.00%) Informatics
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.00%) Open Source
3 2 (2.00%) Social Media
4 1 (1.00%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.00%) Social Network
4 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) UNIX
1 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.00%) Business Development
2 15 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.00%) Analytics
5 9 (9.00%) Project Management
6 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.00%) Logistics
7 7 (7.00%) Process Management
7 7 (7.00%) SOA
7 7 (7.00%) Identity Management
7 7 (7.00%) Validation
8 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.00%) Web Development
11 3 (3.00%) CRM
12 2 (2.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.00%) C
2 1 (1.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) MBA
3 1 (1.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) IBM
2 12 (12.00%) Oracle
3 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.00%) Endeca
5 6 (6.00%) HP
6 5 (5.00%) SAP
6 5 (5.00%) VMware
7 4 (4.00%) Sun
7 4 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.00%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.00%) Dell
9 1 (1.00%) EMC
9 1 (1.00%) NetApp
9 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
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