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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sales Manager
Rank 660 705 664
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Manager 232 231 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 163 157 167
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £96,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(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 +13 217 £50,000 - 34
London +13 94 £65,000 +15.55% 15
South East +23 63 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Berkshire +10 32 £75,000 +30.43% 3
City of London +38 26 £47,500 - 6
Reading +6 22 £48,000 -8.57% 2
Surrey +21 18 £25,000 -50.00%
Yorkshire +13 15 £37,500 +7.14% 2
West Yorkshire +25 13 £37,500 -75.00% 1
Leeds +19 13 £37,500 -75.00% 1
North West +13 12 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Redhill - 12 £25,000 -
West Midlands -20 10 £43,250 -71.16% 4
East of England +15 9 £48,400 +33.51% 2
Manchester +7 9 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Brentford - 8 £70,000 -
Scotland +21 7 £20,000 -60.00%
Glasgow +16 6 £20,000 -
Birmingham -8 6 £43,250 -71.16% 1
Sussex - 6 - -
Slough +10 5 £80,000 +100.00%
South West -25 4 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 4 £48,400 - 1
Bristol -6 3 £27,500 -38.88%
Cheshire - 3 £50,000 -
Warrington - 3 £50,000 -
Midlands - 3 £57,500 -
Suffolk +11 2 £32,500 -
Middlesex +8 2 £38,500 -40.76%
Ipswich +5 2 £32,500 -

Sales Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 195 (37.86%) Business Development
2 161 (31.26%) Marketing
3 89 (17.28%) Degree
4 77 (14.95%) Telecoms
5 74 (14.37%) Finance
6 65 (12.62%) CRM
7 57 (11.07%) Microsoft
8 55 (10.68%) SaaS
9 54 (10.49%) Retail
10 51 (9.90%) B2B
11 49 (9.51%) VMware
12 48 (9.32%) E-Commerce
13 31 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (5.24%) Analytics
15 26 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
16 25 (4.85%) Advertising
16 25 (4.85%) Big Data
17 24 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
18 22 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
19 21 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
19 21 (4.08%) MS Excel
20 19 (3.69%) Citrix
21 18 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
21 18 (3.50%) Oracle
22 17 (3.30%) Wireless
23 16 (3.11%) SAP
23 16 (3.11%) MS Office
24 15 (2.91%) SLA
24 15 (2.91%) Cisco
24 15 (2.91%) Coaching

Sales Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (2.14%) CMS
2 7 (1.36%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.17%) Lync
4 5 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.11%) MS Office
3 6 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.78%) Magento
2 3 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 55 (10.68%) SaaS
2 6 (1.17%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.30%) Wireless
2 13 (2.52%) Ethernet
2 13 (2.52%) VPN
2 13 (2.52%) MPLS
3 10 (1.94%) ATM
3 10 (1.94%) VoIP
3 10 (1.94%) Frame Relay
4 8 (1.55%) Network Security
4 8 (1.55%) LTE
4 8 (1.55%) Unified Communications
4 8 (1.55%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (1.55%) UMTS
4 8 (1.55%) GSM
4 8 (1.55%) LAN
5 6 (1.17%) Broadband
6 5 (0.97%) PBX
6 5 (0.97%) SAN
6 5 (0.97%) CTI
6 5 (0.97%) Internet
6 5 (0.97%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.85%) Big Data
2 1 (0.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Selenium
1 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
General
1 161 (31.26%) Marketing
2 77 (14.95%) Telecoms
3 74 (14.37%) Finance
4 54 (10.49%) Retail
5 25 (4.85%) Advertising
6 14 (2.72%) German Language
7 13 (2.52%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.94%) Electronics
9 9 (1.75%) Games
9 9 (1.75%) Banking
10 8 (1.55%) Legal
11 7 (1.36%) Front Office
12 6 (1.17%) Billing
13 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.58%) French Language
14 3 (0.58%) Publishing
15 2 (0.39%) Automotive
15 2 (0.39%) Local Government
15 2 (0.39%) iGaming
16 1 (0.19%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.17%) COM
2 3 (0.58%) RSS
3 2 (0.39%) Web Services
4 1 (0.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.52%) User Experience
4 10 (1.94%) Social Media
4 10 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.55%) EFT
6 6 (1.17%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.17%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.97%) IVR
8 4 (0.78%) iPhone
9 3 (0.58%) Life Science
9 3 (0.58%) BBC
10 2 (0.39%) DTV
10 2 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.39%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.19%) Telematics
11 1 (0.19%) GIS
11 1 (0.19%) NHS
11 1 (0.19%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.52%) Windows
2 8 (1.55%) Linux
3 5 (0.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (37.86%) Business Development
2 65 (12.62%) CRM
3 51 (9.90%) B2B
4 48 (9.32%) E-Commerce
5 27 (5.24%) Analytics
6 21 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (2.91%) Coaching
9 14 (2.72%) People Management
9 14 (2.72%) Project Management
9 14 (2.72%) Information Security
10 13 (2.52%) ERP
10 13 (2.52%) Performance Management
10 13 (2.52%) Line Management
11 12 (2.33%) ITSM
12 10 (1.94%) DNA
12 10 (1.94%) Pay per click
12 10 (1.94%) Mentoring
13 9 (1.75%) Data Analytics
13 9 (1.75%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.14%) C
2 1 (0.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 89 (17.28%) Degree
2 12 (2.33%) VTSP
3 4 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.58%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.39%) MBA
6 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) PMP
6 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.91%) SLA
2 3 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 22 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 49 (9.51%) VMware
3 26 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (3.69%) Citrix
5 18 (3.50%) Oracle
6 16 (3.11%) SAP
7 15 (2.91%) Cisco
8 12 (2.33%) IBM
9 11 (2.14%) HP
10 9 (1.75%) hybris
11 8 (1.55%) Autodesk
12 7 (1.36%) Dell
12 7 (1.36%) EMC
12 7 (1.36%) Juniper
13 6 (1.17%) BT
14 5 (0.97%) ATG
14 5 (0.97%) NetApp
14 5 (0.97%) Mitel
15 4 (0.78%) Infor
15 4 (0.78%) Demandware
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + OTE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Contact for details
Salary: uncapped OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Car allows £3800
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £130000 - £150000 per annum + + Pension + Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Commission OTE £66,800+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
ATR Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60k - £70k basic salary + £120k uncapped OTE,car or car allowance and
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus plus other.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Double OTE, Stock
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
@ITS
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum +15% OTE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago