Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Director was £105,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Director of IT
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 781 802 808
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 62 79 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.084% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 40 65 85
London median annual salary £105,000 £115,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -0.25%
10th Percentile £76,750 £68,750 £66,450
90th Percentile £135,500 £170,000 £132,000
England median annual salary £91,250 £95,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year -3.95% +5.56% -3.74%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69768 79384 86713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.92% 96.05% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 56076 68877 73182
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

IT Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Director in London

IT Director
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Director in London

IT Director
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Director in London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Director in London

IT 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 IT Director within the London region over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +47 10 £110,000 -12.00%
West London +8 2 £85,000 +13.33%
South London - 1 - -
East London - 1 £67,500 -
IT Director
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region featuring IT Director in the job title.

1 19 (30.65%) Legal
2 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Degree
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle
4 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.13%) IT Strategy
6 9 (14.52%) Business Development
6 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.90%) Telesales
7 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (11.29%) Java
8 7 (11.29%) ITIL
8 7 (11.29%) JMS
8 7 (11.29%) Project Management
8 7 (11.29%) MBA
8 7 (11.29%) Fixed Income
8 7 (11.29%) Equities
8 7 (11.29%) Information Security
8 7 (11.29%) Retail
8 7 (11.29%) Derivative
8 7 (11.29%) Cash Management
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
9 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (9.68%) Cognizant
9 6 (9.68%) Revenue Recognition

IT 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 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) Skype
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Big Data
General
1 19 (30.65%) Legal
2 13 (20.97%) Finance
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) JMS
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Derivative
1 7 (11.29%) Equities
1 7 (11.29%) Fixed Income
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Fintech
6 1 (1.61%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) IT Strategy
2 9 (14.52%) Business Development
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
3 8 (12.90%) Telesales
4 7 (11.29%) Cash Management
4 7 (11.29%) Information Security
4 7 (11.29%) ITIL
4 7 (11.29%) Project Management
5 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
5 6 (9.68%) Pricing Strategy
5 6 (9.68%) Revenue Recognition
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
7 4 (6.45%) Data Security
7 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.45%) ERP
7 4 (6.45%) IT Governance
7 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Java
2 3 (4.84%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) MBA
3 6 (9.68%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.45%) CISSP
5 2 (3.23%) CCNP
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.23%) CISM
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (1.61%) GCIH
6 1 (1.61%) GPEN
6 1 (1.61%) GSEC
6 1 (1.61%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) Cognizant
4 4 (6.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) Avaya
6 1 (1.61%) Dell
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.61%) NetApp
6 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) Workday
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