Supplier Management
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 447 566 576
Rank change year-on-year +119 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Supplier Management 418 526 695
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.49% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 313 246 430
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,625 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,325 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.17% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,772 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £86,050 £90,625 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,123 106,355 132,929
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.77% 95.54% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51,353 64,510 81,734
10th Percentile £29,500 £34,500 £32,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.80% +8.42%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Supplier Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in the UK

Supplier Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Supplier Management.

Salary trend for Supplier Management in the UK

Supplier Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Supplier Management over the 6 months to 24 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Supplier Management in the UK

Supplier Management
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +96 372 £65,050 +8.42% 138
UK excluding London +56 297 £60,000 +4.35% 112
Work from Home +121 163 £70,000 +16.67% 51
Midlands +115 117 £54,650 +4.10% 32
West Midlands +103 88 £55,350 +5.43% 27
London +125 84 £80,000 +23.08% 33
North of England +25 80 £73,805 +30.63% 23
South East +40 54 £56,250 -11.76% 25
North West +66 40 £70,000 +27.27% 15
East Midlands +35 29 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Yorkshire +29 29 £73,805 +23.99% 7
South West +31 27 £65,500 +34.36% 17
North East +9 11 £73,805 +78.28% 1
East of England +29 9 £55,000 -8.33% 11
Scotland -22 5 £22,000 -32.31% 11
Wales +13 4 - -
Channel Islands - 1 £85,000 -

Supplier Management
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 46 (11.00%) Confluence
2 2 (0.48%) CMS
3 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (7.18%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.72%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.48%) Simulink
7 1 (0.24%) Trello
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.48%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.66%) Azure
2 19 (4.55%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.39%) AWS
5 6 (1.44%) Entra ID
6 5 (1.20%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.96%) Contentful
7 4 (0.96%) Google Workspace
7 4 (0.96%) IaaS
7 4 (0.96%) SaaS
8 2 (0.48%) PaaS
8 2 (0.48%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.24%) Azure Monitor
9 1 (0.24%) Azure Sentinel
9 1 (0.24%) GCP
9 1 (0.24%) Google Ads
9 1 (0.24%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.24%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.24%) SAP Fieldglass
9 1 (0.24%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.83%) WAN
1 16 (3.83%) Wireless
2 12 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (2.15%) Firewall
3 9 (2.15%) LAN
4 8 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.67%) 4G
5 7 (1.67%) VPN
6 5 (1.20%) Software-Defined Networking
7 4 (0.96%) Network Security
7 4 (0.96%) SD-WAN
7 4 (0.96%) VLAN
8 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.72%) VoIP
8 3 (0.72%) WLAN
9 2 (0.48%) BGP
9 2 (0.48%) Bluetooth
9 2 (0.48%) DNS
9 2 (0.48%) PBX
9 2 (0.48%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.44%) Data Lake
1 6 (1.44%) Data Mining
2 4 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (0.96%) NoSQL
2 4 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (0.24%) Power BI
4 1 (0.24%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 64 (15.31%) JIRA
2 2 (0.48%) CANoe
3 1 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
General
1 139 (33.25%) Finance
2 113 (27.03%) Social Skills
3 76 (18.18%) Public Sector
4 72 (17.22%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (11.96%) Legal
6 43 (10.29%) Manufacturing
7 28 (6.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 23 (5.50%) Influencing Skills
8 23 (5.50%) Retail
9 22 (5.26%) Telecoms
10 21 (5.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (4.78%) Organisational Skills
12 17 (4.07%) Law
13 16 (3.83%) Marketing
14 10 (2.39%) Automotive
15 8 (1.91%) Presentation Skills
16 6 (1.44%) Documentation Skills
16 6 (1.44%) Electronics
16 6 (1.44%) Police
17 5 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (18.18%) Lead
2 70 (16.75%) IT Manager
3 49 (11.72%) Programme Manager
4 36 (8.61%) Senior
5 33 (7.89%) Service Manager
6 31 (7.42%) Project Manager
7 30 (7.18%) Category Manager
8 19 (4.55%) Architect
8 19 (4.55%) Consultant
9 18 (4.31%) Analyst
9 18 (4.31%) Senior Manager
10 16 (3.83%) Technical Manager
11 13 (3.11%) Procurement Manager
11 13 (3.11%) Vendor Manager
12 12 (2.87%) Head of IT
13 11 (2.63%) Operations Manager
13 11 (2.63%) QA Officer
14 10 (2.39%) IT Services Manager
14 10 (2.39%) Senior Project Manager
15 9 (2.15%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.91%) Middleware
2 7 (1.67%) .NET
3 5 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.96%) EDI
4 4 (0.96%) Node.js
4 4 (0.96%) React
4 4 (0.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (0.96%) YAML
5 3 (0.72%) HTML
5 3 (0.72%) XML
6 1 (0.24%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.24%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.13%) Management Information System
2 20 (4.78%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.11%) Product Ownership
4 12 (2.87%) Onboarding
5 9 (2.15%) PropTech
6 7 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.44%) FMCG
7 6 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.20%) Public Cloud
9 4 (0.96%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.96%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.96%) IoT
9 4 (0.96%) Robotics
10 3 (0.72%) Life Science
10 3 (0.72%) NHS
10 3 (0.72%) Operational Technology
11 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.48%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.26%) Windows
2 7 (1.67%) Linux
3 5 (1.20%) Unix
4 2 (0.48%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.24%) Android
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (26.32%) Agile
2 92 (22.01%) Continuous Improvement
3 91 (21.77%) Project Management
4 74 (17.70%) ITIL
5 69 (16.51%) Budget Management
6 66 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (15.31%) Coaching
8 61 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
9 59 (14.11%) Service Delivery
10 56 (13.40%) Mentoring
11 51 (12.20%) Co-Creation
11 51 (12.20%) Contract Management
12 46 (11.00%) Decision-Making
12 46 (11.00%) Risk Management
13 42 (10.05%) Roadmaps
14 40 (9.57%) IT Strategy
15 31 (7.42%) Logistics
16 30 (7.18%) Line Management
16 30 (7.18%) Project Delivery
17 29 (6.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.11%) SQL
2 8 (1.91%) Python
3 5 (1.20%) C#
4 4 (0.96%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.96%) VB
5 3 (0.72%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.48%) Java
6 2 (0.48%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 92 (22.01%) Degree
2 17 (4.07%) Master's Degree
3 16 (3.83%) MBA
4 11 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.15%) CCIE
5 9 (2.15%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.91%) ISEB
6 8 (1.91%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.91%) PMP
6 8 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.20%) CCNP
7 5 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.96%) EMC Certification
8 4 (0.96%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.72%) CCNA
9 3 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.48%) Azure Certification
10 2 (0.48%) CCDA
10 2 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.53%) QA
2 22 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (5.26%) SLA
3 16 (3.83%) Cyber Essentials
3 16 (3.83%) PMO
4 14 (3.35%) ISO 9001
5 13 (3.11%) GMP
6 11 (2.63%) ISO 13485
7 8 (1.91%) ISO 22301
8 7 (1.67%) GDPR
9 5 (1.20%) NIST
10 4 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 4 (0.96%) ISO 26262
11 3 (0.72%) AUTOSAR
11 3 (0.72%) GxP
12 2 (0.48%) Accessibility
12 2 (0.48%) GRC
13 1 (0.24%) Automotive SPICE
13 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 14 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.96%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.67%) SCCM
2 4 (0.96%) Functional Safety
2 4 (0.96%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.72%) Progress Chef
4 1 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.53%) Atlassian
3 14 (3.35%) Cisco
3 14 (3.35%) SAP
4 8 (1.91%) Meraki
5 7 (1.67%) Google
5 7 (1.67%) IBM
5 7 (1.67%) Palo Alto
6 6 (1.44%) Minitab
7 5 (1.20%) EMC
7 5 (1.20%) VMware
8 4 (0.96%) Adyen
8 4 (0.96%) Ariba
8 4 (0.96%) Juniper
9 3 (0.72%) Aruba
9 3 (0.72%) OneTrust
9 3 (0.72%) Salesforce
9 3 (0.72%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.72%) Xero
10 2 (0.48%) Veeam