Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Supplier Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 259 226
Rank change year-on-year +30 -33 -12
Permanent jobs citing Supplier Management 83 67 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.65% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.72% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 90
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -18.70% +11.82%
10th Percentile £25,000 £36,000 £37,125
90th Percentile £69,500 £85,375 £84,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 8,704 9,306 9,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.30% 90.11% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,797 7,322 8,030
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +41 43 £47,500 +21.02% 5
Staffordshire +36 28 £33,250 -26.11% 1
Warwickshire -5 7 £35,000 -30.00% 8
Walsall -4 2 £48,750 +31.76%
Coventry -13 1 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Supplier Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 26 (31.33%) Project Management
2 23 (27.71%) ITIL
3 21 (25.30%) PRINCE2
3 21 (25.30%) Finance
4 17 (20.48%) Degree
5 16 (19.28%) Retail
5 16 (19.28%) Windows
5 16 (19.28%) SLA
6 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (16.87%) Windows Server
8 13 (15.66%) Service Management
9 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
9 12 (14.46%) VMware
10 11 (13.25%) ERP
11 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (10.84%) Citrix
12 9 (10.84%) Incident Management
13 8 (9.64%) Manufacturing
13 8 (9.64%) Change Management
14 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
14 7 (8.43%) Legal
14 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
14 7 (8.43%) Logistics
15 6 (7.23%) Trend Analysis
15 6 (7.23%) Proactive Monitoring
15 6 (7.23%) SQL
16 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (6.02%) RDBMS

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 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (1.20%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (3.61%) IaaS
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.61%) PaaS
1 3 (3.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.61%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (3.61%) SAN
2 3 (3.61%) VSAN
3 2 (2.41%) DHCP
3 2 (2.41%) DNS
3 2 (2.41%) IPv6
4 1 (1.20%) Extranet
4 1 (1.20%) LAN
4 1 (1.20%) SMS
4 1 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) RDBMS
1 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 16 (19.28%) Retail
3 8 (9.64%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) IT Manager
2 16 (19.28%) Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 10 (12.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (10.84%) IT Services Manager
5 9 (10.84%) Service Desk Manager
5 9 (10.84%) Service Manager
5 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 7 (8.43%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Applications Manager
7 6 (7.23%) Incident Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.02%) Commercial Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) EDI
1 1 (1.20%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.61%) EPoS
5 1 (1.20%) EFT
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
2 14 (16.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Project Management
2 23 (27.71%) ITIL
3 21 (25.30%) PRINCE2
4 15 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.66%) Service Management
7 11 (13.25%) ERP
8 10 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.84%) Incident Management
10 8 (9.64%) Change Management
11 7 (8.43%) Logistics
12 6 (7.23%) Proactive Monitoring
12 6 (7.23%) Trend Analysis
13 5 (6.02%) Business Analysis
13 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (6.02%) Information Security
13 5 (6.02%) Innovative Thinking
14 4 (4.82%) IT Strategy
14 4 (4.82%) Waterfall
14 4 (4.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) C
3 1 (1.20%) ABAP
3 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.20%) CISA
3 1 (1.20%) CISM
3 1 (1.20%) CISSP
3 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.41%) PMO
3 1 (1.20%) GxP
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) VMware
2 9 (10.84%) Citrix
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.61%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) HP
6 1 (1.20%) NCR
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle