The table below looks at the statistics for the Vendor Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Vendor Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vendor Manager
Rank 875 819 838
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 24 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.051% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.054% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 43
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £49,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +15.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Vendor Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Vendor Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Vendor Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Vendor Manager
Salary Trend

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

Vendor Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Vendor Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Vendor Manager over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Vendor Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Vendor Manager
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Vendor Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
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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
England -66 21 £55,000 - 1
London -15 12 £70,000 +28.48% 1
South East -31 4 £54,500 -0.90%
City of London -7 3 £55,000 -16.66%
Scotland -16 3 £43,000 +1.17%
Glasgow - 3 £43,000 -
Leeds - 2 £38,750 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £38,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £38,750 -
Kent - 2 £70,000 -
Birmingham -3 1 £47,500 -29.62%
East of England -15 1 - -
West Midlands -16 1 £47,500 -29.62%
Kidlington - 1 £39,000 -
Winchester - 1 £39,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £39,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £26,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £39,000 -
Northampton - 1 £26,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £26,000 -

Vendor Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Vendor Manager 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 Vendor Manager in their job title.

1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) SLA
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 13 (24.07%) Supplier Management
4 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 11 (20.37%) Internet
6 9 (16.67%) SAN
6 9 (16.67%) Cisco
6 9 (16.67%) LAN
6 9 (16.67%) WAN
6 9 (16.67%) FTP
6 9 (16.67%) VPN
6 9 (16.67%) DNS
6 9 (16.67%) UNIX
6 9 (16.67%) Windows
6 9 (16.67%) Advertising
6 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 9 (16.67%) NAS
7 5 (9.26%) Marketing
8 4 (7.41%) Digital Media
8 4 (7.41%) Legal
8 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.41%) Project Management
9 3 (5.56%) NHS
9 3 (5.56%) Process Management
9 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.56%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.56%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.70%) Business Development

Vendor Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Vendor Manager 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 Vendor Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Internet
2 9 (16.67%) NAS
2 9 (16.67%) LAN
2 9 (16.67%) WAN
2 9 (16.67%) FTP
2 9 (16.67%) VPN
2 9 (16.67%) DNS
2 9 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Advertising
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 4 (7.41%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Front Office
6 1 (1.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.56%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) UNIX
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 13 (24.07%) Supplier Management
3 4 (7.41%) Project Management
3 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.56%) Process Management
4 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 2 (3.70%) Business Development
5 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.85%) Benchmarking
6 1 (1.85%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.85%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C
2 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) COBIT
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (1.85%) IBM
2 1 (1.85%) Murex
2 1 (1.85%) BT
2 1 (1.85%) SAP