The median annual salary for a IT Director was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Director
UK / England
Rank 756 826 834
Rank change year-on-year +70 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 71 94 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.090% 0.098% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.10% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 69
Median salary £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £158,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Director
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured IT Director in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Director in England

IT Director
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Director in England.

Salary trend for IT Director in England

IT Director
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Director in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Director in England

IT Director
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Director within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 24 £100,000 -11.11% 4
South East +73 18 £90,000 -
North West -26 10 £92,500 +8.82%
South West +31 9 £75,000 -
East of England +32 5 £77,500 -8.82%
West Midlands +31 4 £87,500 -7.89%
Yorkshire +26 1 £100,000 +33.33%
IT Director
UK

IT Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring IT Director in the job title.

1 59 (39.60%) IT Strategy
2 43 (28.86%) Finance
3 25 (16.78%) ITIL
4 23 (15.44%) Retail
5 21 (14.09%) Project Management
5 21 (14.09%) Service Delivery
6 19 (12.75%) Degree
7 18 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (11.41%) ERP
9 16 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (10.07%) Manufacturing
11 14 (9.40%) Service Management
12 13 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (8.72%) Windows
12 13 (8.72%) People Management
13 12 (8.05%) SLA
13 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2
14 11 (7.38%) C
14 11 (7.38%) E-Commerce
14 11 (7.38%) Legal
14 11 (7.38%) Business Development
14 11 (7.38%) Computer Science
14 11 (7.38%) Network Security
14 11 (7.38%) Analytics
15 10 (6.71%) Data Analytics
15 10 (6.71%) Business Transformation
15 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (6.04%) Data Centre
16 9 (6.04%) Supplier Management
16 9 (6.04%) Programme Management

IT Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.67%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.67%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.01%) Office 365
3 2 (1.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.38%) Network Security
2 5 (3.36%) Firewall
2 5 (3.36%) LAN
3 4 (2.68%) SAN
4 1 (0.67%) DNS
4 1 (0.67%) HTTP
4 1 (0.67%) Internet
4 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.03%) Big Data
3 4 (2.68%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.67%) GIS
4 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
General
1 43 (28.86%) Finance
2 23 (15.44%) Retail
3 15 (10.07%) Manufacturing
4 11 (7.38%) Legal
5 8 (5.37%) Banking
5 8 (5.37%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.70%) Marketing
7 5 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) German Language
8 1 (0.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) Web Services
2 3 (2.01%) .NET
3 2 (1.34%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.67%) EDI
4 1 (0.67%) HTML
4 1 (0.67%) LINQ
4 1 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.67%) WinForms
4 1 (0.67%) WPF
4 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.04%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.36%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.68%) Life Science
7 3 (2.01%) FMCG
7 3 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.01%) PMI
8 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.67%) Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.67%) Fintech
9 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.72%) Windows
2 5 (3.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.34%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.60%) IT Strategy
2 25 (16.78%) ITIL
3 21 (14.09%) Project Management
3 21 (14.09%) Service Delivery
4 18 (12.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (11.41%) ERP
6 16 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.40%) Service Management
8 13 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.72%) People Management
9 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.38%) Analytics
10 11 (7.38%) Business Development
10 11 (7.38%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.71%) Business Transformation
11 10 (6.71%) Data Analytics
12 9 (6.04%) Programme Management
12 9 (6.04%) Supplier Management
13 8 (5.37%) Document Management
13 8 (5.37%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.38%) C
2 3 (2.01%) C#
3 2 (1.34%) PHP
3 2 (1.34%) SQL
4 1 (0.67%) C++
4 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.67%) Python
4 1 (0.67%) VB
4 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (12.75%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) MBA
3 5 (3.36%) MCSE
3 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.68%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.01%) PMP
6 2 (1.34%) CISSP
7 1 (0.67%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.67%) GCIH
7 1 (0.67%) GPEN
7 1 (0.67%) GSEC
7 1 (0.67%) GXPN
7 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) SLA
2 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.34%) PMO
3 2 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.34%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 8 (5.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.36%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.68%) HDFS
4 1 (0.67%) SAP ITS
4 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (6.04%) Microsoft
1 9 (6.04%) Oracle
2 7 (4.70%) VMware
3 6 (4.03%) Cognizant
3 6 (4.03%) HP
4 4 (2.68%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.68%) SAP
5 2 (1.34%) ProCurve
5 2 (1.34%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.34%) Veeam
6 1 (0.67%) hybris
6 1 (0.67%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.67%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.67%) Workday
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Salary: £100k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago