The median annual salary for a Sales Executive was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Sales Executive
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 624 789
Rank change year-on-year -163 +165  
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Executive 96 306 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 240 122
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% +40.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £160,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £47,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year -37.36% +54.47%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
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 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Sales Executive
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Sales Executive in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Sales Executive in the UK

Sales Executive
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Sales Executive in the UK

Sales Executive
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sales Executive over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Sales Executive in the UK

Sales Executive
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Executive within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -142 96 £32,500 -31.57% 34
London -75 34 £35,000 -30.00% 18
South East -6 30 £35,000 -49.09% 3
East of England +2 9 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Berkshire +27 7 £49,750 +68.64% 1
Hampshire +12 7 £62,500 +212.50%
North West -71 6 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Reading +26 5 £70,000 +133.33%
South West +6 5 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Yorkshire -1 5 £24,000 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire -2 5 £22,500 -62.50% 1
Abingdon - 5 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £25,000 -
Brighton -7 4 £23,000 -85.62%
East Sussex -11 4 £23,000 -85.62%
Watford - 4 £19,750 -
West Yorkshire +14 3 £24,375 -39.06% 2
Surrey +13 3 £44,500 -11.00% 1
East Midlands +11 3 £24,500 -68.58%
Leeds +8 3 £24,375 -39.06% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Milton Keynes +1 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Cambridgeshire -7 3 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cambridge - 3 £32,500 - 1
Derbyshire +10 2 £26,250 +64.06%
West Midlands +10 2 £33,750 +68.75% 2
Leatherhead +6 2 £61,500 +49.09%
Lancashire +6 2 £22,000 +37.50%
South Yorkshire -10 2 £24,000 -20.00%
Bristol -20 2 £32,500 -31.57%

Sales Executive Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Sales Executive 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 Sales Executive in the job title.

1 87 (41.63%) Marketing
2 80 (38.28%) Business Development
3 71 (33.97%) Telesales
4 44 (21.05%) Finance
5 35 (16.75%) CRM
6 31 (14.83%) B2B
7 28 (13.40%) Degree
8 25 (11.96%) Social Media
9 21 (10.05%) SaaS
10 20 (9.57%) B2B Sales
11 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
12 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Office
13 17 (8.13%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
14 15 (7.18%) Presales
14 15 (7.18%) Lead Generation
15 11 (5.26%) Telecoms
15 11 (5.26%) Email Marketing
16 10 (4.78%) Wealth Management
16 10 (4.78%) Workflow
17 9 (4.31%) NHS
17 9 (4.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 8 (3.83%) Artificial Intelligence
18 8 (3.83%) Robotics
18 8 (3.83%) Information Security
18 8 (3.83%) Driving Licence
18 8 (3.83%) Process Improvement
18 8 (3.83%) Twitter
18 8 (3.83%) Customer Engagement
19 7 (3.35%) Management Information System

Sales Executive 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 2 (0.96%) CMS
1 2 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (4.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.44%) AutoCAD
4 3 (1.44%) Autodesk Inventor
4 3 (1.44%) Revit
5 2 (0.96%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.96%) PTC Creo
5 2 (0.96%) Solid Edge
5 2 (0.96%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Sage CRM
1 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.48%) assyst
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.48%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.48%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.48%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.48%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.48%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.05%) SaaS
2 4 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.44%) Office 365
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.91%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) SSL
3 2 (0.96%) WebEx
4 1 (0.48%) 4G
4 1 (0.48%) Broadband
4 1 (0.48%) LTE
4 1 (0.48%) PBX
4 1 (0.48%) SMS
4 1 (0.48%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.48%) TETRA
4 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) Big Data
1 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.48%) MS Access
General
1 87 (41.63%) Marketing
2 44 (21.05%) Finance
3 11 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.35%) German Language
5 6 (2.87%) Advertising
5 6 (2.87%) Banking
5 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.87%) Retail
6 5 (2.39%) Billing
7 2 (0.96%) Automotive
7 2 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.48%) French Language
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Military
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.48%) Turkish Language
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.96%) Social Media
2 9 (4.31%) NHS
3 8 (3.83%) Driving Licence
3 8 (3.83%) Robotics
4 7 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.91%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.44%) 3D Printing
7 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.96%) Fintech
7 2 (0.96%) iPad
7 2 (0.96%) iPhone
7 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.96%) User Experience
8 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.48%) EPoS
8 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.48%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (38.28%) Business Development
2 71 (33.97%) Telesales
3 35 (16.75%) CRM
4 31 (14.83%) B2B
5 20 (9.57%) B2B Sales
6 15 (7.18%) Lead Generation
6 15 (7.18%) Presales
7 11 (5.26%) Email Marketing
8 10 (4.78%) Wealth Management
8 10 (4.78%) Workflow
9 8 (3.83%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (3.83%) Customer Engagement
9 8 (3.83%) Information Security
9 8 (3.83%) Process Improvement
10 6 (2.87%) Analytics
10 6 (2.87%) B2C
10 6 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.39%) CAD
11 5 (2.39%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (2.39%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.91%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (13.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.96%) MBA
4 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) PCI DSS
1 4 (1.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (8.13%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (7.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.83%) Twitter
4 6 (2.87%) Sage
5 5 (2.39%) Cisco
6 4 (1.91%) Computacenter
6 4 (1.91%) HP
6 4 (1.91%) SAP
7 3 (1.44%) Adobe
7 3 (1.44%) IBM
7 3 (1.44%) Oracle
8 2 (0.96%) Autodesk
8 2 (0.96%) Google
8 2 (0.96%) PayPal
8 2 (0.96%) PTC
8 2 (0.96%) Siemens
8 2 (0.96%) VMware
9 1 (0.48%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.48%) Infor
9 1 (0.48%) Pegasus
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £6k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Pension and Health Care
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + £30k OTE + Bonus + Healthcare + In
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum OTE £35k Uncapped Benefits: Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £120K OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary, OTE plus generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Double OTE + Training + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 11 days ago
South West
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary, OTE plus generous benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: Up to £20k basic, £40k+ OTE
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Double OTE (uncapped) + Benefits
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London
Aim Hire Jobs
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London
IQ Sales People
Salary: £31000 - £31500 per annum + x 2 OTE
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London
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Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + £40,000 OTE
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Prospectus
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Commission £35k OTE
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
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Leeds
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Salary: Excellent Salary
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South East England
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + + Car + Commission - OTE 45K +
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car, Pension, Healthcare
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Double OTE
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Double OTE
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London
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Salary: Up to £20k per annum
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