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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vendor Manager
Rank 892 904 863
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 59 37 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.035% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.037% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 50 26 71
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 +24 53 £53,750 -2.27% 1
London +18 31 £45,000 -18.18%
City of London +70 16 £42,500 -52.77%
North West +17 13 £72,500 -
Manchester - 11 £72,500 -
South East -13 5 £80,000 +14.28%
Scotland - 5 £47,500 -
Stirling - 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire +4 3 £80,000 -11.11%
Maidenhead -2 3 £80,000 -11.11%
East of England +4 2 £65,000 +5.69%
Wiltshire - 2 £43,250 -
South West - 2 £43,250 -
West Drayton - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £43,250 -
Hampshire +11 1 £52,500 -
Essex -3 1 £65,000 +5.69%
Suffolk - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £51,500 -
Brighton - 1 £51,500 -
Brentwood - 1 £65,000 -
Ipswich - 1 - -

Vendor Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 43 (37.39%) Legal
2 41 (35.65%) Finance
3 30 (26.09%) ITIL
4 26 (22.61%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (22.61%) Service Management
5 18 (15.65%) Service Delivery
6 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (13.04%) Supplier Management
7 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (13.04%) ERP
8 13 (11.30%) SLA
8 13 (11.30%) Change Management
9 10 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 10 (8.70%) SAP
10 9 (7.83%) MS Office
10 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
10 9 (7.83%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (7.83%) Banking
10 9 (7.83%) Performance Improvement
11 8 (6.96%) ITIL V3
11 8 (6.96%) FMCG
12 7 (6.09%) SAP ERP
12 7 (6.09%) Incident Management
12 7 (6.09%) Marketing
12 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (6.09%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (6.09%) Benchmarking
12 7 (6.09%) Project Management
13 6 (5.22%) Performance Analysis

Vendor Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS Office
2 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.09%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) DHCP
1 3 (2.61%) Firewall
1 3 (2.61%) LAN
1 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.74%) VoIP
2 2 (1.74%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) MPLS
3 1 (0.87%) VPN
General
1 43 (37.39%) Legal
2 41 (35.65%) Finance
3 9 (7.83%) Banking
4 7 (6.09%) Marketing
5 5 (4.35%) Retail
6 3 (2.61%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) FMCG
3 4 (3.48%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.87%) Windows
1 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.09%) ITIL
2 26 (22.61%) Continuous Improvement
2 26 (22.61%) Service Management
3 18 (15.65%) Service Delivery
4 15 (13.04%) ERP
4 15 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (13.04%) Supplier Management
5 13 (11.30%) Change Management
6 10 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.83%) Performance Improvement
8 8 (6.96%) ITIL V3
9 7 (6.09%) Benchmarking
9 7 (6.09%) Incident Management
9 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (6.09%) Project Management
9 7 (6.09%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.22%) Budget Control
10 6 (5.22%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (4.35%) Data Governance
11 5 (4.35%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.74%) Degree
4 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) SLA
2 3 (2.61%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) SAP
2 9 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.48%) Cisco
4 3 (2.61%) Aruba
4 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.74%) Computacenter
5 2 (1.74%) EMC
5 2 (1.74%) McAfee
6 1 (0.87%) CODA
6 1 (0.87%) F5
6 1 (0.87%) HP
6 1 (0.87%) NetApp
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle
6 1 (0.87%) VMware