Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Supplier Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 281 233
Rank change year-on-year +49 -48 +1
Permanent jobs citing Supplier Management 62 44 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.44% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.48% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 95
West Midlands median annual salary £45,947 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £30,500 £44,000 £37,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £76,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,100
% change year-on-year -4.55% -0.18% +4.95%

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 8,235 9,166 10,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.24% 91.42% 90.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6,310 7,578 8,489
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 August 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 18 August 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
Warwickshire +42 18 £55,000 +7.32% 5
Birmingham -19 18 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Coventry - 10 £45,000 - 3
Staffordshire +15 8 £53,000 +17.78% 1
Worcestershire - 6 £45,947 -
Shropshire +14 2 £75,000 +50.00%
Supplier Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 24 (38.71%) ITIL
2 20 (32.26%) Project Management
3 18 (29.03%) Service Delivery
4 16 (25.81%) Retail
4 16 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (24.19%) PRINCE2
5 15 (24.19%) SLA
6 14 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (20.97%) Degree
8 11 (17.74%) Finance
9 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.90%) Windows
11 8 (12.90%) SAP
11 8 (12.90%) Service Management
11 8 (12.90%) VMware
12 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
13 6 (9.68%) PMO
13 6 (9.68%) Collaborative Working
13 6 (9.68%) Decision-Making
13 6 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (9.68%) Legal
13 6 (9.68%) Migration
13 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
13 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
13 6 (9.68%) Local Government
13 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (6.45%) Firewall
1 4 (6.45%) LAN
1 4 (6.45%) MPLS
1 4 (6.45%) SAN
1 4 (6.45%) VSAN
1 4 (6.45%) WAN
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (4.84%) Wireless
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) QlikView
1 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
General
1 16 (25.81%) Retail
2 11 (17.74%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Legal
3 6 (9.68%) Local Government
4 5 (8.06%) Automotive
4 5 (8.06%) Back Office
4 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) IT Manager
2 7 (11.29%) Architect
2 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Service Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Compliance Manager
4 4 (6.45%) ICT Architect
4 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (6.45%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Network Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Security Compliance Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Security Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Senior Manager
4 4 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) IT Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) PMO Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) AS400
3 3 (4.84%) CCTV
3 3 (4.84%) iSeries
3 3 (4.84%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.23%) BYOD
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) EPoS
5 1 (1.61%) Infotainment
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) ITIL
2 20 (32.26%) Project Management
3 18 (29.03%) Service Delivery
4 16 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (24.19%) PRINCE2
5 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (12.90%) Service Management
8 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.68%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (9.68%) Decision-Making
9 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.68%) Migration
9 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.06%) Analytics
10 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
10 5 (8.06%) ITSM
10 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) C
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.06%) CCNA
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.45%) MCSE
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.23%) HNC
5 2 (3.23%) HND
5 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.19%) SLA
2 6 (9.68%) PMO
3 4 (6.45%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (6.45%) GDPR
3 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) vRealize
2 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.61%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) VMware
3 4 (6.45%) Dell Compellent
4 3 (4.84%) Apple
4 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco
4 3 (4.84%) Juniper
4 3 (4.84%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) F5
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) NCR
5 1 (1.61%) NetMotion Wireless
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow