The table below looks at the statistics for the Sales Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sales Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sales Manager
Rank 601 680 703
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Manager 291 192 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 230 118 129
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
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 £27,500 £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 Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sales Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sales Manager
Salary Trend

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

Sales Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Sales Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sales Manager over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Sales Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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 +71 262 £47,500 -5.00% 38
London +80 135 £60,000 - 16
South East -23 65 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Berkshire +16 39 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Reading +29 29 £50,000 +16.27% 2
City of London +25 27 £40,000 -25.58% 2
West Midlands +10 21 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East of England -14 18 £43,750 -12.50% 4
Scotland - 16 £58,750 - 3
Hertfordshire -4 14 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Birmingham -2 13 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Surrey -2 12 £25,000 -37.50%
Edinburgh - 12 £58,750 - 1
North West -21 9 £60,000 +140.00% 2
Redhill - 9 £25,000 -
Manchester -9 8 £65,000 +122.22% 2
Yorkshire -19 8 £30,000 -22.82% 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £30,000 -
East Midlands +25 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Derbyshire - 6 £50,000 -
Leeds - 6 £27,750 -
Derby - 6 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -8 5 £60,000 - 1
Kent -3 4 £30,000 -33.33%
South West -6 4 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Essex - 4 £26,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 4 - - 2
Coventry - 4 £40,000 -
Maldon - 4 £26,500 -

Sales Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sales Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 192 (38.63%) Business Development
2 135 (27.16%) Marketing
3 90 (18.11%) Degree
4 81 (16.30%) Telecoms
5 80 (16.10%) Finance
6 66 (13.28%) Microsoft
7 59 (11.87%) CRM
8 56 (11.27%) SaaS
9 48 (9.66%) B2B
10 43 (8.65%) VMware
10 43 (8.65%) MS Excel
11 37 (7.44%) Salesforce.com
12 34 (6.84%) Project Management
13 32 (6.44%) Analytics
14 24 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (4.63%) E-Commerce
16 22 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (4.43%) Citrix
17 21 (4.23%) SharePoint
17 21 (4.23%) Oracle
17 21 (4.23%) Windows
18 19 (3.82%) Cisco
18 19 (3.82%) Wireless
18 19 (3.82%) Network Security
18 19 (3.82%) Retail
19 18 (3.62%) Advertising
20 16 (3.22%) Juniper
20 16 (3.22%) SAP
20 16 (3.22%) MS Office

Sales Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sales Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.21%) Lync
3 5 (1.01%) CMS
4 2 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.22%) MS Office
3 13 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.20%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 56 (11.27%) SaaS
2 10 (2.01%) Office 365
3 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.82%) Wireless
1 19 (3.82%) Network Security
2 13 (2.62%) NGN
3 10 (2.01%) Broadband
4 9 (1.81%) VoIP
5 8 (1.61%) VPN
5 8 (1.61%) MPLS
5 8 (1.61%) Unified Communications
6 7 (1.41%) NAS
6 7 (1.41%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.41%) SAN
7 6 (1.21%) WLAN
7 6 (1.21%) MVNO
8 5 (1.01%) WAN
8 5 (1.01%) Intranet
9 4 (0.80%) ATM
9 4 (0.80%) Frame Relay
9 4 (0.80%) 4G
10 3 (0.60%) 3G
10 3 (0.60%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.22%) Big Data
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.40%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.40%) MS Access
4 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.20%) dBASE
4 1 (0.20%) QlikView
4 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
General
1 135 (27.16%) Marketing
2 81 (16.30%) Telecoms
3 80 (16.10%) Finance
4 19 (3.82%) Retail
5 18 (3.62%) Advertising
6 12 (2.41%) Games
6 12 (2.41%) Billing
7 10 (2.01%) Legal
8 8 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.61%) Front Office
9 6 (1.21%) German Language
10 5 (1.01%) Banking
11 2 (0.40%) iGaming
11 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.80%) COM
2 2 (0.40%) XML
2 2 (0.40%) .NET
3 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.82%) EFT
4 10 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.61%) Social Media
6 7 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.21%) User Experience
8 5 (1.01%) Handset
9 4 (0.80%) iPhone
10 2 (0.40%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.20%) FMCG
11 1 (0.20%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.20%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.20%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.20%) VLE
11 1 (0.20%) STB
11 1 (0.20%) NHS
11 1 (0.20%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.20%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.23%) Windows
2 5 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (38.63%) Business Development
2 59 (11.87%) CRM
3 48 (9.66%) B2B
4 34 (6.84%) Project Management
5 32 (6.44%) Analytics
6 23 (4.63%) E-Commerce
7 22 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (3.22%) Risk Management
8 16 (3.22%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (3.02%) ITSM
10 14 (2.82%) Product Management
11 13 (2.62%) Validation
12 12 (2.41%) Information Security
12 12 (2.41%) Performance Management
12 12 (2.41%) People Management
13 10 (2.01%) PRINCE2
14 9 (1.81%) Service Management
14 9 (1.81%) Product Marketing
14 9 (1.81%) Pay per click
14 9 (1.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.01%) C
2 4 (0.80%) Java
2 4 (0.80%) SQL
3 2 (0.40%) Python
4 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 90 (18.11%) Degree
2 11 (2.21%) VTSP
3 6 (1.21%) Postgraduate
4 5 (1.01%) MBA
5 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.80%) PMP
5 4 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.40%) CISSP
6 2 (0.40%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.41%) SLA
2 11 (2.21%) QA
System Software
1 16 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) XenApp
2 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.65%) VMware
3 37 (7.44%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (4.43%) Citrix
5 21 (4.23%) Oracle
6 19 (3.82%) Cisco
7 16 (3.22%) SAP
7 16 (3.22%) Juniper
8 14 (2.82%) Mitel
9 13 (2.62%) Riverbed
10 12 (2.41%) Blue Coat
11 11 (2.21%) IBM
11 11 (2.21%) Ruckus Wireless
11 11 (2.21%) LogRhythm
12 9 (1.81%) HP
13 8 (1.61%) BT
14 7 (1.41%) Dell
14 7 (1.41%) EMC
14 7 (1.41%) Huawei
14 7 (1.41%) NetApp
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £120000 - £130000.00 per annum + OTE (uncapped) + Shares
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + 100% Bonus OTE 150K + extensive be
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 100% Commission,OTE 100K + extensi
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: On Target Earnings Salary includes benefits extensive bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: bupa, bonus, gym, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Go Partnership.
Salary: Negotiable based on exp + OTE + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus 25% Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Car, OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago