Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Account Director was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Account Director
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 751 856
Rank change year-on-year -64 +105 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Director 29 93 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.13% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 24 84 42
London median annual salary £72,500 £87,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.14% +25.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £45,750 £44,125 £47,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £164,625 £102,500
England median annual salary £63,750 £75,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +36.36% -4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Account Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Account Director in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Account Director in London

Account Director
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Account Director in London

Account Director
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Account Director in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Account Director in London

Account Director
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Account Director within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +16 3 £48,750 -37.10% 1
West London +14 1 £90,000 +24.14%
East London - 1 - -
Account Director
England

Account Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Account 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 London region featuring Account Director in the job title.

1 7 (24.14%) Smartphone
1 7 (24.14%) Marketing
1 7 (24.14%) Business Development
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) B2B
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.34%) SEO
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.90%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (6.90%) KYC
5 2 (6.90%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (6.90%) Advertising
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) CMS
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Dell
5 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
5 2 (6.90%) Algorithms

Account Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Content Management Server
2 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) AdWords
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
General
1 7 (24.14%) Marketing
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.90%) Advertising
5 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.45%) Automotive
6 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.45%) ATL
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Smartphone
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) Fintech
4 1 (3.45%) FMCG
4 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Life Science
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing Technology
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Business Development
2 4 (13.79%) Analytics
3 3 (10.34%) B2B
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) SEO
4 2 (6.90%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (6.90%) KYC
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (3.45%) B2C
5 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Email Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (3.45%) Pay per click
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Dell
1 2 (6.90%) Google
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) comScore
2 1 (3.45%) DoubleClick
2 1 (3.45%) EMC
2 1 (3.45%) F5
2 1 (3.45%) Intel
2 1 (3.45%) NetApp
2 1 (3.45%) Omniture
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) Samsung
2 1 (3.45%) Splunk
2 1 (3.45%) VMware