The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 19 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAP 15 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.68% 13.98% 10.34%
As % of the Vendors category 15.15% 20.45% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 26
Average salary £51,500 £55,000 £73,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% -24.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,550 £37,100 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 220 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 37.50% 68.32% 56.74%
Number of salaries quoted 67 170 138
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
Scotland

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SAP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Aberdeen region.

SAP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SAP
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 16 (42.11%) ABAP
2 15 (39.47%) SAP HR
3 13 (34.21%) Oracle
3 13 (34.21%) ERP
4 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 11 (28.95%) SAP BW
5 11 (28.95%) Project Management
5 11 (28.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.68%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.68%) LSMW
6 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) SAP HCM
7 8 (21.05%) Java
7 8 (21.05%) Windows
7 8 (21.05%) AIX
7 8 (21.05%) Linux
7 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.05%) NetWeaver
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Basis
7 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 8 (21.05%) SAP BC
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Portal
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Security
8 7 (18.42%) MS Office
8 7 (18.42%) SLA
9 6 (15.79%) MS Project
9 6 (15.79%) Migration

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) NetWeaver
1 8 (21.05%) SAP Portal
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
3 6 (15.79%) MS Project
4 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (39.47%) SAP HR
2 11 (28.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (23.68%) SAP HCM
4 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (5.26%) Maximo
5 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SAP BW
2 5 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (7.89%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) LSMW
2 5 (13.16%) NWDI
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Consultant
2 10 (26.32%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) SAP Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) SAP HR Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Project Planner
6 4 (10.53%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (10.53%) SAP Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SAP BI Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) SAP BW Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Project Office Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) SAP Basis
1 8 (21.05%) SAP BC
2 4 (10.53%) SAP ALE
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (10.53%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (10.53%) BAPI
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Data Extraction
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) PMI
3 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
1 8 (21.05%) AIX
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ERP
2 11 (28.95%) Project Management
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) SAP Security
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.79%) Migration
5 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 5 (13.16%) Workflow
7 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Change Management
10 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) ABAP
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) SAPscript
4 2 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) PMP
2 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Business Objects
3 5 (13.16%) Primavera
4 4 (10.53%) Sage
4 4 (10.53%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.63%) Infor