The median annual salary for a Sales Manager was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Sales Manager
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 699 674 678
Rank change year-on-year -25 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Manager 143 276 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 120 184 200
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.44% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £90,000 £95,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  

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 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
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 Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sales Manager in England

Sales Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Sales Manager in England

Sales Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sales Manager in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Sales Manager in England

Sales Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 +16 72 £62,500 +19.04% 10
South East +16 35 £50,000 +73.61% 4
Yorkshire +30 21 £37,500 +7.14%
North West -14 5 £23,250 -33.57% 2
West Midlands +34 3 £55,000 -2.22% 1
South West +21 2 £52,500 +40.00% 1
East of England +7 2 £82,500 +83.33% 1
East Midlands +5 1 - - 3
Sales Manager
UK

Sales Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Sales Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 94 (33.10%) Business Development
2 84 (29.58%) Finance
3 81 (28.52%) Marketing
4 60 (21.13%) B2B
5 40 (14.08%) Telecoms
5 40 (14.08%) Lead Generation
6 37 (13.03%) SaaS
7 36 (12.68%) CRM
8 32 (11.27%) Data Centre
9 25 (8.80%) Wireless
10 24 (8.45%) Retail
10 24 (8.45%) Degree
10 24 (8.45%) B2B Sales
11 23 (8.10%) Presales
11 23 (8.10%) Banking
12 18 (6.34%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (5.99%) Manufacturing
14 15 (5.28%) Microsoft
14 15 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (4.93%) Cisco
15 14 (4.93%) Project Management
16 12 (4.23%) MPLS
16 12 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (4.23%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.23%) Advertising
16 12 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (4.23%) Social Media
17 11 (3.87%) Value-Added Service
17 11 (3.87%) Unified Communications
17 11 (3.87%) Analytics

Sales Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (1.41%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.06%) CMS
3 2 (0.70%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (2.46%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.46%) MS Office
2 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (0.70%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.70%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.70%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 2 (0.70%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.35%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.35%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.03%) SaaS
2 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.35%) G Suite
5 1 (0.35%) IaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.80%) Wireless
2 12 (4.23%) MPLS
3 11 (3.87%) Ethernet
3 11 (3.87%) Unified Communications
3 11 (3.87%) Value-Added Service
4 9 (3.17%) VoIP
5 8 (2.82%) ATM
5 8 (2.82%) Frame Relay
5 8 (2.82%) Internet
5 8 (2.82%) VPN
6 7 (2.46%) LAN
7 6 (2.11%) WAN
8 5 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.41%) 4G
9 4 (1.41%) Broadband
9 4 (1.41%) LTE
9 4 (1.41%) Network Security
9 4 (1.41%) TETRA
10 3 (1.06%) NFC
10 3 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.76%) Big Data
2 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.70%) GIS
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
General
1 84 (29.58%) Finance
2 81 (28.52%) Marketing
3 40 (14.08%) Telecoms
4 24 (8.45%) Retail
5 23 (8.10%) Banking
6 17 (5.99%) Manufacturing
7 12 (4.23%) Advertising
8 9 (3.17%) Investment Banking
9 7 (2.46%) Billing
10 4 (1.41%) Legal
11 3 (1.06%) Automotive
11 3 (1.06%) Games
11 3 (1.06%) Local Government
12 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.35%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.35%) Electronics
13 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.06%) COM
2 1 (0.35%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.23%) Social Media
4 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.06%) Contactless
5 3 (1.06%) FMCG
5 3 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.06%) Social Network
5 3 (1.06%) User Experience
5 3 (1.06%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.70%) Handset
7 1 (0.35%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.35%) EMV
7 1 (0.35%) EPoS
7 1 (0.35%) Life Science
7 1 (0.35%) PMI
7 1 (0.35%) Robotics
7 1 (0.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.06%) Windows
2 1 (0.35%) Android
2 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (33.10%) Business Development
2 60 (21.13%) B2B
3 40 (14.08%) Lead Generation
4 36 (12.68%) CRM
5 24 (8.45%) B2B Sales
6 23 (8.10%) Presales
7 14 (4.93%) Project Management
8 12 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (4.23%) E-Commerce
9 11 (3.87%) Analytics
9 11 (3.87%) ERP
10 10 (3.52%) Coaching
10 10 (3.52%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (3.17%) Mentoring
12 8 (2.82%) Marketing Strategy
12 8 (2.82%) Pay per click
13 7 (2.46%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (2.46%) DevOps
13 7 (2.46%) Line Management
13 7 (2.46%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.76%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (8.45%) Degree
2 3 (1.06%) MBA
3 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (6.34%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (5.28%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.93%) Cisco
4 8 (2.82%) SAP
5 6 (2.11%) Oracle
6 4 (1.41%) Riverbed
6 4 (1.41%) VMware
7 3 (1.06%) BT
7 3 (1.06%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.06%) IBM
7 3 (1.06%) Sage
8 2 (0.70%) CA
8 2 (0.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.70%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.70%) HP
8 2 (0.70%) Palo Alto
8 2 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.70%) Workday
9 1 (0.35%) Google
9 1 (0.35%) Huawei
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + + uncapped commission (£60k - £75k)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + £35,000 OTE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Commission, Mileage, Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Commission, Mileage etc
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + OTE (100% uncapped) + Car All (10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Nelson, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 per annum + commission & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000-110,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000-110,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Wantage
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £100000 per annum + £200 OTE + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 150k OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 20 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago