Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Supplier Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Supplier Management over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Supplier Management
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 524 465 515
Rank change year-on-year -59 +50 -70
Permanent jobs citing Supplier Management 813 1,010 1,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 637 812 834
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% -1.82%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%

Supplier Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 144,613 148,767 174,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.84% 89.55% 88.88%
Number of salaries quoted 117,251 123,892 145,802
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Supplier Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in England

Supplier Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Supplier Management in England

Supplier Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Supplier Management in England

Supplier Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 311 £57,500 -4.17% 37
North of England -11 175 £52,500 +16.67% 13
South East -46 116 £52,750 +6.57% 22
Midlands -25 107 £50,000 -4.76% 23
Yorkshire -28 82 £65,000 +51.16% 5
West Midlands +17 80 £47,500 -5.00% 16
East of England -13 66 £70,000 +16.67% 17
North West +2 65 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South West -15 40 £43,375 -30.60% 5
North East +10 28 £42,500 -22.02% 2
East Midlands -43 27 £53,000 +0.95% 7
South Coast - 3 £100,000 -
Supplier Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 301 (37.02%) Finance
2 207 (25.46%) Project Management
3 199 (24.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 178 (21.89%) ITIL
5 143 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
6 132 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 131 (16.11%) Service Management
8 122 (15.01%) Service Delivery
9 97 (11.93%) Retail
10 96 (11.81%) Windows
11 88 (10.82%) PRINCE2
12 87 (10.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 84 (10.33%) SLA
14 81 (9.96%) IT Strategy
15 80 (9.84%) Information Security
16 75 (9.23%) Change Management
17 64 (7.87%) ERP
17 64 (7.87%) Oracle
17 64 (7.87%) Degree
18 63 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
19 61 (7.50%) Risk Management
20 60 (7.38%) ITSM
21 59 (7.26%) SAP
22 58 (7.13%) SaaS
23 53 (6.52%) Data Centre
24 52 (6.40%) Active Directory
24 52 (6.40%) Middleware
25 50 (6.15%) Legal
25 50 (6.15%) SQL Server
25 50 (6.15%) Line Management

Supplier Management
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 42 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.32%) IIS
3 26 (3.20%) MS Exchange
4 20 (2.46%) CMS
5 13 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (0.86%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.25%) Apache
10 2 (0.25%) Confluence
10 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.12%) CICS
11 1 (0.12%) Site Server
11 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.12%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (3.44%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (2.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (1.72%) SAP ERP
3 8 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.37%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.37%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.37%) SAP POS DM
5 3 (0.37%) SAP Retail
5 3 (0.37%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.25%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) Magento
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (7.13%) SaaS
2 37 (4.55%) PaaS
3 36 (4.43%) IaaS
4 28 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (3.44%) Office 365
5 26 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (0.74%) Serverless
7 5 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.49%) Oracle CX
8 4 (0.49%) Yammer
9 3 (0.37%) GitHub
9 3 (0.37%) Heroku
9 3 (0.37%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.25%) G Suite
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.03%) Firewall
2 31 (3.81%) LAN
2 31 (3.81%) WAN
3 24 (2.95%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.58%) DNS
4 21 (2.58%) Network Security
5 18 (2.21%) VPN
6 16 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (1.85%) DHCP
7 15 (1.85%) VoIP
8 10 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (1.23%) SAN
8 10 (1.23%) VLAN
9 9 (1.11%) Skype
10 8 (0.98%) IPsec
10 8 (0.98%) SSL
11 7 (0.86%) Intranet
12 6 (0.74%) DMZ
12 6 (0.74%) Unified Communications
13 5 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.23%) Big Data
5 8 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 7 (0.86%) SAP HANA
7 5 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.49%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.49%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.37%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.25%) GIS
10 2 (0.25%) Informix
10 2 (0.25%) MySQL
10 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.12%) DB2
11 1 (0.12%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.74%) JIRA
3 4 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.49%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.37%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.25%) Selenium
5 2 (0.25%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.12%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.12%) Subversion
6 1 (0.12%) webpack
General
1 301 (37.02%) Finance
2 97 (11.93%) Retail
3 50 (6.15%) Legal
4 37 (4.55%) Law
5 34 (4.18%) Banking
6 26 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 25 (3.08%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.95%) Marketing
9 16 (1.97%) Advertising
10 8 (0.98%) Publishing
11 7 (0.86%) Digital Economy
12 5 (0.62%) Local Government
12 5 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.62%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.49%) Games
13 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.37%) Billing
14 3 (0.37%) German Language
15 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 184 (22.63%) IT Manager
2 100 (12.30%) Analyst
3 96 (11.81%) Project Manager
4 75 (9.23%) Service Manager
5 47 (5.78%) Architect
6 45 (5.54%) Head of IT
7 42 (5.17%) Senior Manager
8 39 (4.80%) IT Services Manager
9 37 (4.55%) Vendor Manager
10 35 (4.31%) IT Project Manager
11 34 (4.18%) Business Analyst
11 34 (4.18%) Delivery Manager
12 30 (3.69%) Infrastructure Manager
13 25 (3.08%) Developer
14 24 (2.95%) Services Delivery Manager
14 24 (2.95%) Technical Manager
15 23 (2.83%) Senior IT Manager
16 22 (2.71%) Consultant
16 22 (2.71%) IT Analyst
17 21 (2.58%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (6.40%) Middleware
2 49 (6.03%) .NET
3 47 (5.78%) HTML
4 39 (4.80%) CSS
5 35 (4.31%) Web Services
6 20 (2.46%) XML
7 17 (2.09%) jQuery
7 17 (2.09%) XSLT
8 12 (1.48%) Ajax
8 12 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (1.48%) Entity Framework
8 12 (1.48%) WCF
9 11 (1.35%) HTML5
9 11 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (0.74%) Node.js
10 6 (0.74%) SailPoint
11 5 (0.62%) REST
12 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.49%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 47 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (2.71%) Mainframe
5 21 (2.58%) User Experience
6 20 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
7 16 (1.97%) e-Learning
8 14 (1.72%) Virtual Team
9 13 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
10 12 (1.48%) EPoS
10 12 (1.48%) FMCG
11 11 (1.35%) Freedom of Information
12 10 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.23%) PMI
13 6 (0.74%) iPad
14 5 (0.62%) Clustering
14 5 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
14 5 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (11.81%) Windows
2 42 (5.17%) Windows Server
3 27 (3.32%) Unix
4 19 (2.34%) Linux
5 14 (1.72%) Android
5 14 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.49%) Solaris
8 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.37%) VMS
9 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (25.46%) Project Management
2 199 (24.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 178 (21.89%) ITIL
4 143 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (16.11%) Service Management
6 122 (15.01%) Service Delivery
7 88 (10.82%) PRINCE2
8 87 (10.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 81 (9.96%) IT Strategy
10 80 (9.84%) Information Security
11 75 (9.23%) Change Management
12 64 (7.87%) ERP
13 61 (7.50%) Risk Management
14 60 (7.38%) ITSM
15 50 (6.15%) Line Management
15 50 (6.15%) Problem Management
16 48 (5.90%) Disaster Recovery
17 45 (5.54%) Migration
18 41 (5.04%) People Management
18 41 (5.04%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (5.29%) SQL
2 36 (4.43%) JavaScript
3 20 (2.46%) C#
4 15 (1.85%) C
4 15 (1.85%) Java
5 14 (1.72%) PHP
5 14 (1.72%) PL/SQL
5 14 (1.72%) Python
5 14 (1.72%) VBScript
6 12 (1.48%) VB
7 11 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.23%) Perl
9 7 (0.86%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.25%) ES7
11 1 (0.12%) ABAP
11 1 (0.12%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.12%) COBOL
11 1 (0.12%) ES6
11 1 (0.12%) Go
11 1 (0.12%) REXX
Qualifications
1 64 (7.87%) Degree
2 43 (5.29%) Security Cleared
3 30 (3.69%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (2.95%) CISSP
5 23 (2.83%) CISM
6 21 (2.58%) SC Cleared
7 20 (2.46%) CCNA
7 20 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (1.72%) CISA
9 13 (1.60%) MCP
9 13 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (1.60%) PMI Certification
10 9 (1.11%) MCSE
11 6 (0.74%) CEH
11 6 (0.74%) ISEB
12 5 (0.62%) CCNP
12 5 (0.62%) PMP
12 5 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 4 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (10.33%) SLA
2 48 (5.90%) QA
3 35 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (3.94%) PMO
5 10 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 10 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 9 (1.11%) COBIT
7 8 (0.98%) GDPR
8 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.62%) GxP
10 4 (0.49%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.37%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.25%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (6.40%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.86%) vSphere
5 5 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.49%) NFS
7 3 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.37%) XenApp
8 2 (0.25%) Docker
8 2 (0.25%) KVM
8 2 (0.25%) OpenSIPS
8 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 15 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
2 9 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.74%) SCCM
3 6 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.62%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
5 4 (0.49%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.49%) vCenter Server
6 3 (0.37%) Ansible
6 3 (0.37%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.37%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.25%) DiskXtender
7 2 (0.25%) EMC TimeFinder
7 2 (0.25%) Opsview
7 2 (0.25%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.25%) vMotion
7 2 (0.25%) vRealize
7 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 132 (16.24%) Microsoft
2 64 (7.87%) Oracle
3 59 (7.26%) SAP
4 43 (5.29%) VMware
5 40 (4.92%) Cisco
6 38 (4.67%) BMC
7 26 (3.20%) Ariba
8 22 (2.71%) Citrix
8 22 (2.71%) Remedy
9 21 (2.58%) IBM
10 15 (1.85%) HP
10 15 (1.85%) Nimsoft
11 13 (1.60%) Sitecore
12 11 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.23%) SolarWinds
14 6 (0.74%) Extreme Networks
14 6 (0.74%) Palo Alto
14 6 (0.74%) Sybase
15 5 (0.62%) Dell
15 5 (0.62%) Juniper