The median annual salary for a Sales Director was £100,000 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
Sales Director
UK / England
Rank 793 891 890
Rank change year-on-year +98 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Director 34 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.030% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.031% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 22
Median salary £100,000 £87,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +6.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £74,100 £55,000 £65,750
10% offered a salary of more than £134,000 £156,000 £123,500
UK excluding London median salary £110,000 £155,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year -29.03% +110.16%  

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%  

Sales Director
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sales Director in England

Sales Director
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sales Director in England

Sales Director
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Sales Director in England

Sales 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 Sales 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 +73 18 £100,000 +19.40% 3
South East +67 7 £110,000 -38.88%
South West - 6 - -
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £110,000 -
East of England - 1 £72,500 -
Sales Director
UK

Sales Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Sales 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 Sales Director in the job title.

1 42 (59.15%) Business Development
2 21 (29.58%) Marketing
2 21 (29.58%) Telecoms
3 17 (23.94%) Presales
4 16 (22.54%) Finance
5 12 (16.90%) Oracle
6 10 (14.08%) Banking
6 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
6 10 (14.08%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (12.68%) SaaS
7 9 (12.68%) Wireless
8 8 (11.27%) Performance Management
8 8 (11.27%) LTE
8 8 (11.27%) VoLTE
8 8 (11.27%) Value-Added Service
9 7 (9.86%) Investment Banking
9 7 (9.86%) Frame Relay
9 7 (9.86%) MPLS
9 7 (9.86%) ATM
9 7 (9.86%) VoIP
9 7 (9.86%) Ethernet
9 7 (9.86%) VPN
10 6 (8.45%) Cognizant
10 6 (8.45%) SAP
10 6 (8.45%) People Management
10 6 (8.45%) Revenue Management
10 6 (8.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 6 (8.45%) Business Forecasting
11 5 (7.04%) Workday
11 5 (7.04%) Lead Generation

Sales 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Workday HCM
2 2 (2.82%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (1.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) SaaS
2 5 (7.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Wireless
2 8 (11.27%) LTE
2 8 (11.27%) Value-Added Service
2 8 (11.27%) VoLTE
3 7 (9.86%) ATM
3 7 (9.86%) Ethernet
3 7 (9.86%) Frame Relay
3 7 (9.86%) MPLS
3 7 (9.86%) VoIP
3 7 (9.86%) VPN
4 3 (4.23%) 4G
4 3 (4.23%) Broadband
5 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Big Data
2 3 (4.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
General
1 21 (29.58%) Marketing
1 21 (29.58%) Telecoms
2 16 (22.54%) Finance
3 10 (14.08%) Banking
4 7 (9.86%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.63%) Aerospace
5 4 (5.63%) Retail
6 2 (2.82%) Games
7 1 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.41%) Law
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
1 10 (14.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.82%) Fintech
3 2 (2.82%) Handset
4 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Business Development
2 17 (23.94%) Presales
3 8 (11.27%) Performance Management
4 6 (8.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 6 (8.45%) Business Forecasting
4 6 (8.45%) People Management
4 6 (8.45%) Revenue Management
5 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.04%) Analytics
5 5 (7.04%) CRM
5 5 (7.04%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (7.04%) Lead Generation
6 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.63%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (5.63%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (5.63%) Use Case
7 3 (4.23%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.23%) ERP
7 3 (4.23%) Project Management
7 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
1 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Oracle
2 6 (8.45%) Cognizant
2 6 (8.45%) SAP
3 5 (7.04%) Workday
4 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.23%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.23%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.82%) Intel
6 2 (2.82%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.41%) Cadence
7 1 (1.41%) Dell
7 1 (1.41%) EMC
7 1 (1.41%) Epicor
7 1 (1.41%) Infor
7 1 (1.41%) QAD
7 1 (1.41%) Sage
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