The median annual salary for a IT Director was £105,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

IT Director
England / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 611 615
Rank change year-on-year +44 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Director 29 38 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.085% 0.089% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.093% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 54
Median salary £105,000 £110,000 £100,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £75,000 £71,849
10% offered a salary of more than £124,000 £168,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £92,500 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25%  

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 32634 40983 43471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.64% 96.08% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27457 35482 36598
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 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
City of London +40 3 £100,000 -41.17% 1
IT Director
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (27.78%) Finance
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 14 (25.93%) IT Strategy
3 13 (24.07%) Legal
4 9 (16.67%) Oracle
5 8 (14.81%) ITIL
5 8 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (14.81%) Analytics
6 7 (12.96%) People Management
6 7 (12.96%) Project Management
6 7 (12.96%) MBA
6 7 (12.96%) Data Analytics
7 6 (11.11%) Retail
7 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (11.11%) ERP
7 6 (11.11%) Cognizant
7 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (11.11%) Revenue Recognition
7 6 (11.11%) Pricing Strategy
8 5 (9.26%) Business Development
8 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
8 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.41%) Network Security
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.41%) Banking
9 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.41%) Derivative
9 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management

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 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.85%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Network Security
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Legal
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.85%) Law
7 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) JMS
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Derivative
3 4 (7.41%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.56%) Equities
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Fintech
6 1 (1.85%) FMCG
6 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) IT Strategy
2 8 (14.81%) Analytics
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (12.96%) Data Analytics
3 7 (12.96%) People Management
3 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 6 (11.11%) ERP
4 6 (11.11%) Pricing Strategy
4 6 (11.11%) Revenue Recognition
5 5 (9.26%) Business Development
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) C
3 1 (1.85%) C#
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) Python
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) MBA
3 2 (3.70%) CISSP
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (1.85%) GCIH
4 1 (1.85%) GPEN
4 1 (1.85%) GSEC
4 1 (1.85%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.70%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Cognizant
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.85%) Avaya
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.85%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Spiceworks
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) Workday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + £9k Car Allowance + 40% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Double OTE + Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago