The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Director role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Director in their job title over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Director
Rank 210 208 200
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.11% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £75,000 £90,000 £130,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £85,000 £97,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -12.82%
IT Director
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5416 4987 4401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.15% 95.44% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4775 4278 3804
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Director
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Director in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Director Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Director
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Director across the West Midlands region.

IT Director Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Director
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Director across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

IT Director Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Director
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 November 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
Birmingham - 7 £75,000 -
IT Director
England

IT Director
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Performance Management
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) SAP

IT Director
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Director 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 IT Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Performance Management
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) SAP