The first table below looks at the demand for the Buyer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Buyer
Rank 420 433 436
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Buyer 31 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.036% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.038% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 7
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,400 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22242 21298 23170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.75% 94.98% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17796 17606 20023
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Buyer
England

Buyer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Buyer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Buyer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Buyer Salary Trend in the South East

Buyer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Buyer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Buyer Salary Histogram in the South East

Buyer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Buyer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Hampshire +13 29 £35,000 -12.50%
Surrey - 1 £22,500 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Buyer
England

Buyer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (81.08%) Security Cleared
2 29 (78.38%) SC Cleared
2 29 (78.38%) MS Office
2 29 (78.38%) IBM Notes
2 29 (78.38%) ERP
2 29 (78.38%) Lotus
2 29 (78.38%) Management Information System
3 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.70%) E-Procurement
6 1 (2.70%) Finance
6 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) CODA
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security

Buyer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (78.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (78.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 29 (78.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) ERP
2 1 (2.70%) E-Procurement
2 1 (2.70%) Project Management
2 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
2 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
2 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) Security Cleared
2 29 (78.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Lotus
2 1 (2.70%) CODA
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft