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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sales Manager
Rank 632 697 708
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Manager 271 202 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 215 118 145
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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 18 December 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 18 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 +62 254 £45,000 -10.00% 39
London +57 117 £52,500 -2.32% 21
South East +14 76 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Berkshire +18 43 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Reading +23 28 £60,000 +9.09% 2
City of London +24 20 £40,000 -23.80% 9
East of England -12 19 £60,000 +23.07% 3
West Midlands +14 18 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Hertfordshire -9 14 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Birmingham +2 11 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Yorkshire -22 9 £25,500 -34.40% 2
Hemel Hempstead -2 8 £60,000 - 1
Leeds - 8 £25,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £25,500 - 1
Scotland +16 7 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Hampshire -8 7 £45,000 -
Surrey -11 7 £25,000 -37.50%
Manchester -29 7 £42,500 +80.85% 2
North West -31 7 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Edinburgh - 7 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands +20 6 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Kent 0 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 5 £50,000 -
Derby - 5 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 5 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 -
Redhill - 5 £25,000 -
Uxbridge - 5 £70,000 -
Cambridge -3 4 - -

Sales Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 175 (36.31%) Business Development
2 118 (24.48%) Marketing
3 89 (18.46%) Telecoms
4 87 (18.05%) Degree
5 81 (16.80%) Finance
6 57 (11.83%) CRM
6 57 (11.83%) Microsoft
7 45 (9.34%) B2B
7 45 (9.34%) Salesforce.com
7 45 (9.34%) SaaS
8 43 (8.92%) MS Excel
9 38 (7.88%) Project Management
10 34 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (5.39%) Analytics
12 24 (4.98%) Network Security
13 23 (4.77%) VMware
14 22 (4.56%) NGN
14 22 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (4.36%) Juniper
15 21 (4.36%) SharePoint
15 21 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (4.15%) E-Commerce
16 20 (4.15%) Oracle
16 20 (4.15%) Windows
17 19 (3.94%) Wireless
18 18 (3.73%) Advertising
18 18 (3.73%) SAP
18 18 (3.73%) Cisco
18 18 (3.73%) Riverbed
19 17 (3.53%) Retail

Sales Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 21 (4.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.83%) CMS
3 3 (0.62%) Lync
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.53%) MS Office
3 16 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.21%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.34%) SaaS
2 8 (1.66%) Office 365
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.62%) IaaS
5 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.98%) Network Security
2 22 (4.56%) NGN
3 19 (3.94%) Wireless
4 9 (1.87%) Broadband
4 9 (1.87%) VoIP
4 9 (1.87%) WLAN
5 7 (1.45%) SAN
5 7 (1.45%) Intranet
5 7 (1.45%) NAS
6 6 (1.24%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.24%) MVNO
7 5 (1.04%) LAN
8 4 (0.83%) Internet
8 4 (0.83%) 4G
8 4 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.62%) 2G
9 3 (0.62%) 3G
9 3 (0.62%) WAN
10 2 (0.41%) GSM
10 2 (0.41%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.49%) Big Data
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.41%) MS Access
4 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.21%) dBASE
4 1 (0.21%) QlikView
4 1 (0.21%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server
General
1 118 (24.48%) Marketing
2 89 (18.46%) Telecoms
3 81 (16.80%) Finance
4 18 (3.73%) Advertising
5 17 (3.53%) Retail
6 11 (2.28%) Billing
6 11 (2.28%) Games
7 10 (2.07%) Legal
7 10 (2.07%) Front Office
8 8 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.24%) Back Office
10 4 (0.83%) Banking
11 3 (0.62%) Local Government
12 2 (0.41%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.41%) German Language
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.21%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.83%) COM
2 2 (0.41%) XML
2 2 (0.41%) Flash
3 1 (0.21%) Velocity
3 1 (0.21%) .NET
3 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.28%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.28%) EFT
4 10 (2.07%) Social Media
5 8 (1.66%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.04%) Handset
8 4 (0.83%) User Experience
9 3 (0.62%) FMCG
10 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.41%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.41%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.41%) Equities
11 1 (0.21%) VLE
11 1 (0.21%) STB
11 1 (0.21%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.21%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.21%) Biometrics
11 1 (0.21%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.15%) Windows
2 4 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (36.31%) Business Development
2 57 (11.83%) CRM
3 45 (9.34%) B2B
4 38 (7.88%) Project Management
5 26 (5.39%) Analytics
6 22 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (4.15%) E-Commerce
8 15 (3.11%) ITSM
9 13 (2.70%) Risk Management
9 13 (2.70%) Validation
10 12 (2.49%) Data Management
10 12 (2.49%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (2.49%) Performance Management
10 12 (2.49%) Product Management
11 11 (2.28%) PRINCE2
12 10 (2.07%) Time Management
13 9 (1.87%) Pay per click
13 9 (1.87%) Service Management
13 9 (1.87%) Customer Analytics
13 9 (1.87%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.49%) C
2 4 (0.83%) Java
2 4 (0.83%) SQL
3 2 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (18.05%) Degree
2 9 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.66%) MBA
4 7 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.45%) Postgraduate
5 6 (1.24%) VTSP
6 4 (0.83%) PMP
6 4 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.41%) CISSP
8 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.28%) QA
2 9 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) XenApp
2 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.34%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (4.77%) VMware
4 21 (4.36%) Juniper
5 20 (4.15%) Oracle
6 18 (3.73%) SAP
6 18 (3.73%) Cisco
6 18 (3.73%) Riverbed
7 17 (3.53%) Blue Coat
8 16 (3.32%) Ruckus Wireless
8 16 (3.32%) LogRhythm
9 12 (2.49%) Mitel
10 11 (2.28%) Citrix
11 10 (2.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 10 (2.07%) IBM
11 10 (2.07%) Ericsson
11 10 (2.07%) Nokia
11 10 (2.07%) Siemens
11 10 (2.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 8 (1.66%) NetApp
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