The median annual salary for a Account Manager was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Account Manager
UK
Rank 523 553 490
Rank change year-on-year +30 -63  
Permanent jobs requiring an Account Manager 346 428 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.43% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 273 336 345
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £70,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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%  

Account Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Account Manager in the UK

Account Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Account Manager in the UK

Account Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Account Manager over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Account Manager in the UK

Account Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Account Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +29 322 £40,000 +14.28% 61
London +49 137 £48,750 +21.87% 28
South East +40 80 £50,000 +42.85% 15
Yorkshire +55 51 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire +15 33 £75,000 +50.00% 4
West Yorkshire +40 31 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Leeds +23 26 £28,500 -18.57%
Reading +36 19 £72,500 +11.53% 2
North West -31 18 £33,000 +1.53% 5
Manchester -34 16 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Surrey +24 14 £50,000 +100.00% 1
South West -4 14 £30,000 -13.04% 6
Scotland +18 11 £35,000 +3.70% 1
South Yorkshire +10 11 £37,500 +7.14%
East of England +36 10 £21,250 -43.33% 3
Sheffield +12 10 £38,250 +9.28%
Egham - 10 £65,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +15 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Harrogate +11 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Brighton - 9 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex - 9 £42,500 - 1
City of London +36 8 £45,000 +60.71% 5
Buckinghamshire +21 8 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Edinburgh +6 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Hampshire +23 6 £25,000 -25.92% 5
Gloucestershire +5 6 £31,500 -8.69% 2
East Midlands 0 6 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £30,000 +6.19% 1
Slough +22 4 £70,000 -6.66% 1
Nottingham +8 4 £30,000 +6.19%

Account Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Account 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 featuring Account Manager in the job title.

1 196 (27.49%) Business Development
2 191 (26.79%) Marketing
3 160 (22.44%) Finance
4 86 (12.06%) Presales
5 84 (11.78%) Microsoft
6 80 (11.22%) Degree
7 74 (10.38%) Data Centre
8 72 (10.10%) CRM
9 69 (9.68%) B2B
10 61 (8.56%) Service Delivery
10 61 (8.56%) Telecoms
11 55 (7.71%) Lead Generation
12 47 (6.59%) SEO
13 46 (6.45%) Retail
13 46 (6.45%) Cisco
14 42 (5.89%) VMware
14 42 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
15 38 (5.33%) SaaS
16 37 (5.19%) Data Management
16 37 (5.19%) Google
16 37 (5.19%) MS Excel
17 36 (5.05%) WAN
17 36 (5.05%) Time Management
18 33 (4.63%) Digital Marketing
18 33 (4.63%) LAN
19 31 (4.35%) Analytics
19 31 (4.35%) Project Management
20 30 (4.21%) Salesforce.com

Account Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (1.12%) WordPress
2 6 (0.84%) CMS
2 6 (0.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.28%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.14%) Drupal
4 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.14%) Moodle
4 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.37%) MS Office
3 19 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Magento
2 3 (0.42%) Revive Adserver
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.28%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.14%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.14%) Lawson
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.14%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
1 38 (5.33%) SaaS
2 25 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.84%) AdWords
5 5 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.70%) IaaS
6 3 (0.42%) Office 365
7 2 (0.28%) Slack
7 2 (0.28%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.05%) WAN
2 33 (4.63%) LAN
3 29 (4.07%) Unified Communications
4 25 (3.51%) Wireless
5 22 (3.09%) Internet
6 11 (1.54%) Firewall
7 10 (1.40%) VPN
8 8 (1.12%) MPLS
8 8 (1.12%) Network Security
9 7 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.70%) SMS
11 4 (0.56%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.56%) NFC
11 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.56%) Value-Added Service
12 3 (0.42%) Broadband
12 3 (0.42%) MVNO
12 3 (0.42%) VoIP
13 2 (0.28%) BGP
13 2 (0.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.70%) Big Data
2 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.28%) GIS
2 2 (0.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.14%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 191 (26.79%) Marketing
2 160 (22.44%) Finance
3 61 (8.56%) Telecoms
4 46 (6.45%) Retail
5 27 (3.79%) Advertising
5 27 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 25 (3.51%) Banking
7 24 (3.37%) Billing
8 14 (1.96%) Games
8 14 (1.96%) Legal
9 9 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.98%) Back Office
10 7 (0.98%) Electronics
10 7 (0.98%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.84%) French Language
12 5 (0.70%) Automotive
13 3 (0.42%) Local Government
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
15 1 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
15 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.40%) HTML
2 9 (1.26%) XML
3 8 (1.12%) Middleware
4 7 (0.98%) CSS
5 4 (0.56%) Web Services
6 3 (0.42%) ATL
6 3 (0.42%) COM
7 2 (0.28%) SAML
8 1 (0.14%) Flash
8 1 (0.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.38%) Data Centre
2 42 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.23%) Social Media
4 22 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (2.81%) iPad
6 19 (2.66%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.12%) PMI
10 7 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (0.84%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.70%) BYOD
12 5 (0.70%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.56%) Blog
13 4 (0.56%) Contactless
13 4 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.56%) FMCG
13 4 (0.56%) Life Science
13 4 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (0.98%) Linux
1 7 (0.98%) Windows
2 5 (0.70%) Mac OS X
3 4 (0.56%) Unix
4 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.28%) zOS
6 1 (0.14%) Android
6 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (27.49%) Business Development
2 86 (12.06%) Presales
3 72 (10.10%) CRM
4 69 (9.68%) B2B
5 61 (8.56%) Service Delivery
6 55 (7.71%) Lead Generation
7 47 (6.59%) SEO
8 37 (5.19%) Data Management
9 36 (5.05%) Time Management
10 33 (4.63%) Digital Marketing
11 31 (4.35%) Analytics
11 31 (4.35%) Project Management
12 29 (4.07%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (3.51%) Risk Management
14 22 (3.09%) Online Marketing
14 22 (3.09%) Pay per click
15 21 (2.95%) Portfolio Management
16 20 (2.81%) B2B Sales
17 19 (2.66%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.65%) C
2 10 (1.40%) Java
3 9 (1.26%) SQL
4 5 (0.70%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.42%) PHP
5 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (11.22%) Degree
2 12 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.54%) CISM
3 11 (1.54%) CISSP
4 10 (1.40%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.84%) CISA
5 6 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.56%) CLAS
8 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.28%) MBA
8 2 (0.28%) PMP
9 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.82%) SLA
2 9 (1.26%) QA
3 6 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) Basel III
6 1 (0.14%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.14%) PMO
6 1 (0.14%) SEPA
6 1 (0.14%) TARGET2
System Software
1 38 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.56%) Docker
3 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.28%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.14%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (0.56%) Kubernetes
1 4 (0.56%) Mesos
2 3 (0.42%) BladeLogic
2 3 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.45%) Cisco
3 42 (5.89%) VMware
4 37 (5.19%) Google
5 30 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (3.23%) HP
7 22 (3.09%) EMC
8 21 (2.95%) Dell
9 18 (2.52%) Oracle
10 8 (1.12%) Computacenter
10 8 (1.12%) SAP
11 7 (0.98%) Avaya
11 7 (0.98%) Citrix
12 6 (0.84%) Intel
12 6 (0.84%) Mitel
13 5 (0.70%) IBM
13 5 (0.70%) Palo Alto
13 5 (0.70%) Riverbed
13 5 (0.70%) Sage
14 4 (0.56%) Hyperion
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + OTE £50K+ uncapped
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + OTE + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Commission. Uncapped earnings
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum OTE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
CityJobs
Salary: Competitve Salary & OTE, plus group pension plan & 29 days AL
Posted: 3 days ago
Nelson, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £18000 per annum + commission & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: £25,000 per annum Uncapped Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum OTE + Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car + share ownership scheme + bon
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Morgan Mckinley
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Martin & Conley
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Gigya
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus, stock, generous benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago