The table below looks at the statistics for the Buyer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Buyer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Buyer
Rank 195 193 176
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 3 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.076% 0.025% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.026% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 16
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +20.37%
Buyer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3702 3856 3969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.13% 95.14% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 3310 3402
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Buyer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Buyer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Buyer across the Hampshire region.

Buyer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Buyer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Buyer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Andover - 3 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £45,000 - 1
Buyer
South East

Buyer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Buyer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Buyer in their job title.

1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (84.62%) SC Cleared
2 22 (84.62%) MS Office
2 22 (84.62%) IBM Notes
2 22 (84.62%) ERP
2 22 (84.62%) Lotus
2 22 (84.62%) Management Information System
3 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security

Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Buyer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Buyer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (84.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (84.62%) MS Office
General
1 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) ERP
2 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (84.62%) SC Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Lotus