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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sales Manager
Rank 667 713 622
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Manager 240 228 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 187 172 194
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,100 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,400 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.55% -10.00%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +34 225 £57,500 +21.05% 36
London +13 94 £75,000 +50.00% 17
South East +3 66 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Berkshire +9 38 £70,000 +55.55% 5
East of England +27 34 £48,400 +7.55% 3
City of London +33 28 £57,500 +21.05% 10
Surrey +21 18 £25,000 -56.52% 1
Reading -6 18 £44,500 -1.11% 4
Slough - 13 £80,000 -
Bedfordshire - 11 £48,400 -
Suffolk - 11 £32,500 -
Cambridge +28 10 £72,500 +81.25%
Cambridgeshire +11 10 £72,500 +81.25%
Redhill - 10 £25,000 -
Yorkshire +7 9 £52,500 +31.25%
West Yorkshire +9 7 £52,500 -
North West -9 7 £45,000 -8.16% 3
Leeds - 7 £52,500 -
Bracknell - 7 - - 1
Brentford -2 6 £75,000 +15.38%
West Midlands -15 6 £69,500 +54.44% 1
Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
Ipswich - 6 £32,500 -
Birmingham -12 5 £69,500 +54.44%
Hampshire -21 4 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Cheshire -3 3 £43,500 +8.75%
Knutsford - 3 £43,500 -
Basingstoke +12 2 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Manchester -3 2 £67,500 +37.75% 1
South West -6 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1

Sales Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 159 (33.54%) Marketing
2 144 (30.38%) Business Development
3 90 (18.99%) Telecoms
4 78 (16.46%) Finance
5 71 (14.98%) Degree
6 63 (13.29%) CRM
7 62 (13.08%) Microsoft
8 61 (12.87%) Retail
9 57 (12.03%) B2B
10 53 (11.18%) SaaS
11 46 (9.70%) Data Centre
12 42 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (8.44%) E-Commerce
14 37 (7.81%) Wireless
15 29 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
15 29 (6.12%) VMware
16 25 (5.27%) SAP
17 24 (5.06%) German Language
18 23 (4.85%) MS Excel
18 23 (4.85%) Advertising
19 22 (4.64%) Service Delivery
20 19 (4.01%) Electronics
20 19 (4.01%) ERP
20 19 (4.01%) Games
21 17 (3.59%) Computer Science
21 17 (3.59%) Cisco
21 17 (3.59%) Big Data
21 17 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
21 17 (3.59%) Social Media
22 15 (3.16%) Oracle

Sales Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (1.69%) CMS
2 5 (1.05%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.63%) Lync
3 3 (0.63%) GemFire
3 3 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.84%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.84%) Magento
2 4 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.84%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.84%) Sage CRM
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.18%) SaaS
2 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.42%) IaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (7.81%) Wireless
2 13 (2.74%) LTE
2 13 (2.74%) Radio Access Network
2 13 (2.74%) GSM
2 13 (2.74%) LAN
2 13 (2.74%) UMTS
2 13 (2.74%) Ethernet
2 13 (2.74%) MPLS
3 12 (2.53%) VPN
3 12 (2.53%) Unified Communications
4 10 (2.11%) Frame Relay
4 10 (2.11%) VoIP
4 10 (2.11%) ATM
5 8 (1.69%) Internet
6 7 (1.48%) PBX
6 7 (1.48%) CTI
7 6 (1.27%) DNS
8 4 (0.84%) Broadband
9 3 (0.63%) Firewall
9 3 (0.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.59%) Big Data
2 4 (0.84%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.42%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.21%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Selenium
1 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
General
1 159 (33.54%) Marketing
2 90 (18.99%) Telecoms
3 78 (16.46%) Finance
4 61 (12.87%) Retail
5 24 (5.06%) German Language
6 23 (4.85%) Advertising
7 19 (4.01%) Electronics
7 19 (4.01%) Games
8 15 (3.16%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.95%) French Language
9 14 (2.95%) Banking
10 12 (2.53%) Publishing
11 10 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (1.48%) Legal
13 6 (1.27%) Automotive
13 6 (1.27%) Investment Banking
14 5 (1.05%) Local Government
14 5 (1.05%) Billing
14 5 (1.05%) Front Office
15 4 (0.84%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.48%) COM
2 5 (1.05%) Web Services
2 5 (1.05%) RSS
3 3 (0.63%) HTML
4 1 (0.21%) .NET
4 1 (0.21%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.70%) Data Centre
2 42 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.59%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.59%) Social Media
4 12 (2.53%) User Experience
5 9 (1.90%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.48%) IVR
7 6 (1.27%) Handset
7 6 (1.27%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.05%) BBC
8 5 (1.05%) Life Science
9 4 (0.84%) Telematics
9 4 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.63%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.42%) Replication
11 2 (0.42%) EFT
11 2 (0.42%) DTV
11 2 (0.42%) FMCG
12 1 (0.21%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.90%) Linux
2 8 (1.69%) Windows
3 5 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (30.38%) Business Development
2 63 (13.29%) CRM
3 57 (12.03%) B2B
4 40 (8.44%) E-Commerce
5 22 (4.64%) Service Delivery
6 19 (4.01%) ERP
7 15 (3.16%) Performance Management
8 14 (2.95%) Coaching
9 13 (2.74%) People Management
9 13 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (2.74%) Project Management
10 12 (2.53%) Analytics
10 12 (2.53%) Line Management
11 11 (2.32%) Mentoring
11 11 (2.32%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (2.32%) Customer Engagement
11 11 (2.32%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (2.32%) Fault Management
12 9 (1.90%) V-Model
12 9 (1.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.53%) C
2 1 (0.21%) C#
2 1 (0.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (14.98%) Degree
2 4 (0.84%) MBA
2 4 (0.84%) VTSP
2 4 (0.84%) SAP Certification
3 3 (0.63%) A+ Certification
3 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.21%) CISA
4 1 (0.21%) CISM
4 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.21%) MCSE
4 1 (0.21%) CCNA
4 1 (0.21%) CISSP
4 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.74%) SLA
2 3 (0.63%) QA
3 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
2 29 (6.12%) VMware
3 25 (5.27%) SAP
4 17 (3.59%) Cisco
5 15 (3.16%) Oracle
6 12 (2.53%) IBM
6 12 (2.53%) HP
6 12 (2.53%) Dell
7 11 (2.32%) Nokia
7 11 (2.32%) Huawei
8 10 (2.11%) Blue Coat
8 10 (2.11%) Citrix
8 10 (2.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 9 (1.90%) Siebel
9 9 (1.90%) Infor
10 8 (1.69%) Fortinet
10 8 (1.69%) Sage
10 8 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.69%) Epicor
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