Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Supplier Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 263 217
Rank change year-on-year +40 -46 0
Permanent jobs citing Supplier Management 85 50 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.52% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80 38 115
West Midlands median annual salary £45,947 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% -23.08% +23.81%
10th Percentile £25,500 £40,000 £36,550
90th Percentile £65,250 £83,625 £81,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +9.52%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,355 8,725 10,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.73% 90.54% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6,399 7,102 8,596
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Supplier Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Supplier Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Supplier Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
Birmingham -1 35 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Staffordshire +26 28 £34,000 -24.44%
Warwickshire +12 10 £35,000 -33.33% 7
Worcestershire - 6 £45,947 -
Coventry -8 3 £45,000 -48.57% 2
Shropshire +19 2 £75,000 - 1
Walsall 0 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Supplier Management
England

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

1 32 (37.65%) ITIL
2 28 (32.94%) Project Management
3 25 (29.41%) PRINCE2
3 25 (29.41%) Degree
4 22 (25.88%) Retail
5 19 (22.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (21.18%) Windows
6 18 (21.18%) SLA
7 17 (20.00%) Finance
8 16 (18.82%) Windows Server
9 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (15.29%) VMware
10 13 (15.29%) Service Management
10 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
10 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (14.12%) TCP/IP
12 11 (12.94%) Manufacturing
13 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
13 10 (11.76%) Decision-Making
14 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
14 9 (10.59%) Citrix
14 9 (10.59%) ERP
15 8 (9.41%) Innovative Thinking
15 8 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (7.06%) Migration
17 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (7.06%) SAP
17 6 (7.06%) Collaborative Working

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.18%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (1.18%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Office 365
2 3 (3.53%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.53%) IaaS
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) PaaS
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
3 2 (2.35%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (5.88%) SAN
2 5 (5.88%) VSAN
3 3 (3.53%) DNS
4 2 (2.35%) DHCP
4 2 (2.35%) IPv6
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.18%) Extranet
5 1 (1.18%) Firewall
5 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.18%) QlikView
2 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 22 (25.88%) Retail
2 17 (20.00%) Finance
3 11 (12.94%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.06%) Local Government
5 5 (5.88%) Legal
6 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.53%) Back Office
8 1 (1.18%) Automotive
8 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) IT Manager
2 15 (17.65%) Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Service Desk Manager
3 11 (12.94%) Service Manager
4 10 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 10 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
5 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (10.59%) Support Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Architect
6 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (9.41%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Applications Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.88%) Applications Support Manager
9 5 (5.88%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) EDI
1 1 (1.18%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) AS400
3 3 (3.53%) iSeries
4 2 (2.35%) BYOD
4 2 (2.35%) EPoS
4 2 (2.35%) iPad
5 1 (1.18%) CCTV
5 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.18%) Windows
2 16 (18.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) ITIL
2 28 (32.94%) Project Management
3 25 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 19 (22.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.29%) Service Management
7 10 (11.76%) Decision-Making
8 9 (10.59%) ERP
8 9 (10.59%) Service Delivery
9 8 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.41%) Innovative Thinking
10 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.06%) Collaborative Working
10 6 (7.06%) Migration
11 5 (5.88%) Capacity Management
11 5 (5.88%) ITSM
11 5 (5.88%) Logistics
12 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (4.71%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) SQL
2 4 (4.71%) C
3 1 (1.18%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 25 (29.41%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (2.35%) HNC
4 2 (2.35%) HND
5 1 (1.18%) CISA
5 1 (1.18%) CISM
5 1 (1.18%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.18%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) PMO
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) GxP
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) vRealize
2 1 (1.18%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.18%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.18%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
1 13 (15.29%) VMware
2 9 (10.59%) Citrix
3 6 (7.06%) SAP
4 5 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (3.53%) Apple
5 3 (3.53%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) Dell
6 1 (1.18%) F5
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) Juniper
6 1 (1.18%) NCR
6 1 (1.18%) NetMotion Wireless
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow