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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sales Manager
Rank 695 619 677
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Manager 213 257 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 169 183 124
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £90,000 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +27.77%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -55 205 £55,000 +4.76% 39
London -38 114 £60,000 +14.28% 16
South East -12 63 £45,000 -10.00% 8
City of London -22 29 £50,000 - 10
Brentford +7 26 £60,000 -7.69%
Berkshire -4 20 £45,000 -47.05% 3
East of England +9 19 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Hampshire +6 17 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Basingstoke - 16 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +4 13 £75,000 +150.00%
Hertfordshire +2 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Reading +8 11 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Milton Keynes -5 11 £75,000 -
Birmingham +12 9 £45,000 -35.71% 1
West Midlands 0 9 £45,000 -7.69% 3
East Midlands -8 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Surrey -9 6 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Middlesex - 5 £80,000 -
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £60,000 -5.88% 1
Cambridge 0 3 £60,000 -5.88% 1
Bracknell - 3 £100,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
Essex +7 2 £55,000 - 1
North West -27 2 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Thames Valley - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £57,500 -
Egham - 2 £30,000 - 1
Slough +4 1 £30,000 -66.66% 1

Sales Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 126 (27.88%) Business Development
2 118 (26.11%) Marketing
3 109 (24.12%) Finance
4 100 (22.12%) Telecoms
5 85 (18.81%) Degree
6 70 (15.49%) CRM
7 49 (10.84%) Microsoft
8 40 (8.85%) Retail
9 36 (7.96%) B2B
9 36 (7.96%) MS Excel
10 34 (7.52%) SAP
11 33 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
12 31 (6.86%) Wireless
13 29 (6.42%) Cisco
14 26 (5.75%) Juniper
14 26 (5.75%) Network Security
15 25 (5.53%) ERP
16 24 (5.31%) Data Management
17 23 (5.09%) HP
18 22 (4.87%) VoIP
18 22 (4.87%) WLAN
18 22 (4.87%) Security Cleared
18 22 (4.87%) NGN
19 21 (4.65%) Banking
19 21 (4.65%) E-Commerce
19 21 (4.65%) Mobile App
20 20 (4.42%) Ruckus Wireless
20 20 (4.42%) LogRhythm
20 20 (4.42%) SaaS
20 20 (4.42%) LAN

Sales Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (2.21%) Lync
2 4 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.22%) Moodle
3 1 (0.22%) Sakai Project
3 1 (0.22%) SAS
3 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.99%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.11%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.42%) SaaS
2 5 (1.11%) Office 365
3 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.44%) IaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.86%) Wireless
2 26 (5.75%) Network Security
3 22 (4.87%) VoIP
3 22 (4.87%) WLAN
3 22 (4.87%) NGN
4 20 (4.42%) LAN
5 14 (3.10%) LTE
5 14 (3.10%) GSM
5 14 (3.10%) UMTS
5 14 (3.10%) Unified Communications
6 12 (2.65%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (2.43%) Internet
8 10 (2.21%) Broadband
9 7 (1.55%) DSL
10 5 (1.11%) MVNO
11 4 (0.88%) Intranet
11 4 (0.88%) SAN
11 4 (0.88%) SMS
11 4 (0.88%) WAN
12 3 (0.66%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.43%) SAP HANA
2 2 (0.44%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.22%) QlikView
General
1 118 (26.11%) Marketing
2 109 (24.12%) Finance
3 100 (22.12%) Telecoms
4 40 (8.85%) Retail
5 21 (4.65%) Banking
6 19 (4.20%) Back Office
7 13 (2.88%) Electronics
7 13 (2.88%) Legal
7 13 (2.88%) Advertising
8 11 (2.43%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.99%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.55%) Billing
10 7 (1.55%) German Language
11 6 (1.33%) French Language
11 6 (1.33%) Games
11 6 (1.33%) Publishing
12 4 (0.88%) Local Government
12 4 (0.88%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.66%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.66%) Web Services
2 2 (0.44%) Velocity
2 2 (0.44%) Flash
3 1 (0.22%) .NET
3 1 (0.22%) COM
3 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 16 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.77%) Mobile Banking
5 7 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (1.55%) Social Media
5 7 (1.55%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.11%) Handset
7 4 (0.88%) EFT
7 4 (0.88%) Biometrics
8 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.44%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.44%) FMCG
9 2 (0.44%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.44%) Equities
9 2 (0.44%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.22%) EPoS
10 1 (0.22%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.33%) Windows
2 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.22%) Linux
3 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (27.88%) Business Development
2 70 (15.49%) CRM
3 36 (7.96%) B2B
4 25 (5.53%) ERP
5 24 (5.31%) Data Management
6 21 (4.65%) E-Commerce
7 20 (4.42%) Project Management
8 15 (3.32%) Time Management
9 12 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (2.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (1.99%) Analytics
11 9 (1.99%) Performance Management
11 9 (1.99%) Direct Marketing
12 8 (1.77%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (1.77%) ITIL
13 7 (1.55%) ITSM
13 7 (1.55%) Information Management
13 7 (1.55%) Network Design
13 7 (1.55%) Revenue Management
13 7 (1.55%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.77%) C
2 3 (0.66%) SQL
3 1 (0.22%) Java
3 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 85 (18.81%) Degree
2 22 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.55%) Postgraduate
5 6 (1.33%) MBA
6 4 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.66%) CCIE
7 3 (0.66%) CCNP
7 3 (0.66%) CCNA
7 3 (0.66%) CCDA
8 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.77%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 49 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.52%) SAP
3 33 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
4 29 (6.42%) Cisco
5 26 (5.75%) Juniper
6 23 (5.09%) HP
7 20 (4.42%) Ruckus Wireless
7 20 (4.42%) LogRhythm
7 20 (4.42%) Blue Coat
7 20 (4.42%) VMware
7 20 (4.42%) Riverbed
8 18 (3.98%) EMC
8 18 (3.98%) NetApp
9 16 (3.54%) Oracle
10 11 (2.43%) Dell
11 10 (2.21%) Nokia
11 10 (2.21%) Siemens
11 10 (2.21%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 10 (2.21%) Ericsson
11 10 (2.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
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City, London
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Negotiable, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Impressive Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £70k - 85k per year
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South East
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Posted: 3 days ago
England
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive bonus & benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + OTE
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Egham, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car + Benefits
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 75k OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus; OTE £120,000
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Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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City of London
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