The median annual salary for a Bid Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bid Manager
UK
Rank 839 926 911
Rank change year-on-year +87 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Bid Manager 25 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.022% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.023% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 23
Median salary £50,000 £49,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.52% -1.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,500 £61,700
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £49,250 £49,750
% change year-on-year -6.09% -1.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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%  

Bid Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Bid Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Bid Manager in the UK

Bid Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Bid Manager in the UK

Bid Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Bid Manager over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Bid Manager in the UK

Bid Manager
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Bid Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +94 25 £50,000 - 1
South West +38 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Bristol - 7 £40,000 -
London +74 5 £63,750 +50.00%
Wiltshire +19 5 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +65 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Gloucestershire - 3 £75,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £75,000 -
Hampshire +22 2 £56,250 +15.97%
Basingstoke +5 2 £56,250 +12.50%
Redhill - 2 £52,500 -
Surrey - 2 £52,500 -
Swindon - 1 £42,500 -
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -

Bid Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Bid Manager 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 featuring Bid Manager in the job title.

1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 17 (30.36%) Project Management
3 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 10 (17.86%) Banking
5 9 (16.07%) Virtual Team
6 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 8 (14.29%) Degree
6 8 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
7 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (10.71%) Business Development
7 6 (10.71%) Office 365
8 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
9 4 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
9 4 (7.14%) Marketing
9 4 (7.14%) APMP
10 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
10 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
10 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.36%) Wireless
10 3 (5.36%) Legal
11 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
11 2 (3.57%) Workflow
11 2 (3.57%) Military
11 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (3.57%) SLA
11 2 (3.57%) C

Bid Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) IaaS
2 2 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Force.com
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Wireless
2 2 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.79%) 5G
3 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 10 (17.86%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
5 3 (5.36%) Legal
6 2 (3.57%) Military
7 1 (1.79%) Electronics
7 1 (1.79%) Law
7 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Project Management
2 8 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (10.71%) Business Development
3 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
5 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.57%) Analytics
6 2 (3.57%) Benchmarking
6 2 (3.57%) BPR
6 2 (3.57%) Business Analytics
6 2 (3.57%) Coaching
6 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.57%) Presales
6 2 (3.57%) PRINCE
6 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Design
6 2 (3.57%) Service Management
6 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
1 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) APMP
4 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.79%) Google
2 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.79%) SAP
2 1 (1.79%) Unisys
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