Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Supplier Manager was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Supplier Manager
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1115 1167 1213
Rank change year-on-year +52 +46 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Supplier Manager 74 70 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.037% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.038% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 57
UK median annual salary £51,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.50% -33.33% +17.07%
10th Percentile £30,500 £33,950 £39,400
90th Percentile £76,250 £57,500 £76,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% +26.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Supplier Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Supplier Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Manager in the UK

Supplier Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Supplier Manager in the UK

Supplier Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Manager over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Supplier Manager in the UK

Supplier Manager
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
England +41 72 £51,000 +29.11% 2
UK excluding London +27 45 £50,000 +25.00% 3
London +29 29 £60,000 +130.77%
South East +43 14 £50,000 +14.29%
Midlands +22 11 £51,000 -11.30%
West Midlands +18 9 £51,000 +32.47%
North of England -3 9 £46,250 +21.71% 2
East of England -2 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire +24 5 £48,750 +30.00% 1
North West -23 4 £45,000 +15.38% 1
East Midlands +27 2 - -
South West +6 2 £32,000 -15.79%
Scotland -9 2 £41,500 +1.22% 1

Supplier Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Supplier 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 Supplier Manager in the job title.

1 41 (55.41%) Finance
2 40 (54.05%) Supplier Management
3 32 (43.24%) ITIL
4 19 (25.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (22.97%) Service Management
6 15 (20.27%) SLA
6 15 (20.27%) Contract Management
7 11 (14.86%) IT Strategy
7 11 (14.86%) Degree
8 10 (13.51%) Legal
9 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
10 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
10 8 (10.81%) Law
10 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.11%) Retail
12 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
13 5 (6.76%) Benchmarking
13 5 (6.76%) QA
13 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
13 5 (6.76%) Performance Management
13 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (6.76%) Operations Management
13 5 (6.76%) Coaching
14 4 (5.41%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (5.41%) Analytical Mindset
14 4 (5.41%) GDPR
14 4 (5.41%) Case Management

Supplier Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 41 (55.41%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Legal
3 8 (10.81%) Law
3 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.11%) Retail
5 3 (4.05%) Local Government
6 2 (2.70%) Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Supplier Management
2 32 (43.24%) ITIL
3 19 (25.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.97%) Service Management
5 15 (20.27%) Contract Management
6 11 (14.86%) IT Strategy
7 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.76%) Benchmarking
11 5 (6.76%) Coaching
11 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.76%) Operations Management
11 5 (6.76%) Performance Management
11 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (5.41%) Case Management
12 4 (5.41%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (4.05%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.05%) CCNA
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) SLA
2 5 (6.76%) QA
3 4 (5.41%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco
1 1 (1.35%) Juniper
1 1 (1.35%) Remedy
1 1 (1.35%) SAP