The median annual salary for an Account Director was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Account Director
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 854 924
Rank change year-on-year +8 +70  
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Director 44 78 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.079% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.082% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 33 69 29
Median salary £90,000 £85,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +70.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £46,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £122,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £77,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.12% +93.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Account Director
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Account Director in the UK

Account Director
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Account Director in the UK

Account Director
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Account Director over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Account Director in the UK

Account Director
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Account Director within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +11 43 £90,000 +5.88% 11
London +6 22 £110,000 +15.78% 8
South East +40 11 £90,000 +5.88%
Berkshire +29 11 £90,000 +9.09%
Slough - 11 £90,000 -
West Yorkshire +11 4 £35,000 -20.45%
Yorkshire -1 4 £35,000 -20.45%
Leeds +7 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Watford - 3 - -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
City of London +31 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £90,000 -
Elland - 1 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £35,000 -
Scotland - 1 £35,000 -

Account Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 featuring Account Director in the job title.

1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 22 (28.95%) Telecoms
3 16 (21.05%) Marketing
3 16 (21.05%) Degree
4 15 (19.74%) Retail
4 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 14 (18.42%) Presales
5 14 (18.42%) Demand Generation
6 11 (14.47%) Smartphone
6 11 (14.47%) Advertising
7 9 (11.84%) Data Centre
8 8 (10.53%) Social Media
8 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.53%) Business Development
9 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.21%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (7.89%) Performance Management
10 6 (7.89%) Analytics
10 6 (7.89%) Banking
10 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.58%) ITIL
11 5 (6.58%) WebTrends
11 5 (6.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
11 5 (6.58%) Google Analytics
11 5 (6.58%) Facebook
11 5 (6.58%) Twitter
11 5 (6.58%) Service Design
11 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team Management
11 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team

Account Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.32%) CMS
1 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.32%) Magento
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) 4G
1 1 (1.32%) Broadband
1 1 (1.32%) IP Telephony
1 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Blockchain
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 22 (28.95%) Telecoms
3 16 (21.05%) Marketing
4 15 (19.74%) Retail
5 11 (14.47%) Advertising
6 6 (7.89%) Banking
7 5 (6.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (5.26%) Games
9 3 (3.95%) Electronics
10 2 (2.63%) Automotive
10 2 (2.63%) French Language
10 2 (2.63%) Legal
11 1 (1.32%) Back Office
11 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 1 (1.32%) Law
11 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
11 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Smartphone
2 9 (11.84%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.53%) Social Media
4 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.26%) Life Science
6 3 (3.95%) Photography
7 2 (2.63%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.63%) PMI
7 2 (2.63%) User Experience
8 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.32%) FMCG
8 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.32%) Handset
8 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.32%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 14 (18.42%) Demand Generation
2 14 (18.42%) Presales
3 8 (10.53%) Business Development
3 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.21%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (9.21%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.89%) Analytics
5 6 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.58%) Contract Management
6 5 (6.58%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (6.58%) ITIL
6 5 (6.58%) Service Design
6 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team Management
7 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.26%) People Management
8 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.95%) Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) Analytics IQ
3 2 (2.63%) MBA
3 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) Basel III
2 1 (1.32%) SEPA
2 1 (1.32%) TARGET2
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Facebook
1 5 (6.58%) Google
1 5 (6.58%) Twitter
2 4 (5.26%) Cadence
3 3 (3.95%) Demandware
3 3 (3.95%) hybris
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
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