The median annual salary for a IT Buyer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Buyer
UK / England
Rank 814 924 921
Rank change year-on-year +110 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Buyer 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £35,000 £44,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% +46.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £44,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year -20.45% +19.72%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75905 92477 95025
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.42% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 63439 78184 78375
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Buyer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured IT Buyer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Buyer in England

IT Buyer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Buyer in England

IT Buyer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Buyer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 3 £35,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £35,000 -
IT Buyer
UK

IT Buyer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT Buyer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring IT Buyer in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Contract Management
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Legal
3 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 8 (38.10%) BC Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) SLA
5 1 (4.76%) MS Office
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.76%) Spend Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements

IT Buyer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Contract Management
2 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (4.76%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
3 1 (4.76%) Spend Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) BC Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
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