UK Sales Salaries 2014

Welcome to Randstad Business Support sales salary survey and trends report. Based on Salary Tracker data, through the responses of sales professionals UK-wide, the survey gives great insight into average salaries across the industry. The report splits the sales market into eight key job roles for closer analysis:

The survey records up-to-date salary trends and provides insight into the current climate of the sales industry for potential applicants.

Knowledge of industry expectations of salary and benefits is vital for a new candidate in the market, as well as those who have been in the industry for many years. Knowing what to expect from a potential employer is helpful information for talented candidates. High demand for candidates in the sales industry is able to drive competition amongst applicants, with opportunity for excellent remuneration and benefits packages for capable contenders. Personal development and progression within the sector continue to be important factors for both candidates and employers.

The survey results are further split out from job roles into average salaries per sector, allowing for in-depth analysis of the current landscape. Average salary by location also provides interesting insights, with some surprising results. As expected, London leads the way in most sectors, reflecting the importance of sales within the capital, as the industry continues to drive economic benefit nationwide.

The Sales Salary Survey provides key insights into the current market for candidates. Find out where you fit into the current landscape with a Randstad consultant, and discuss your future prospects and progression opportunities.

The data in the Survey has been collected from Salary Tracker data and gives an accurate reflection of the market. Candidates and employers should bear in mind that these are industry averages and do not necessarily reflect every experience. This survey is a respective insight into the sales industry and shouldn’t be used in conjunction to any vacancy offer made to you by a Randstad consultant.