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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 18 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAP 14 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.15% 14.47% 10.49%
As % of the Vendors category 14.00% 21.60% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 27
Average salary £50,500 £57,500 £73,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.17% -21.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
100 213 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 36.76% 66.98% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 165 146
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,850 £29,700
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 28 July 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 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%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.68%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.68%) LSMW
6 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) SAP HCM
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Portal
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Security
7 8 (21.05%) SAP BC
7 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.05%) NetWeaver
7 8 (21.05%) Windows
7 8 (21.05%) AIX
7 8 (21.05%) Linux
7 8 (21.05%) Java
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Basis
8 7 (18.42%) MS Office
8 7 (18.42%) SLA
9 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
9 6 (15.79%) MS Project

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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%) SAP Portal
1 8 (21.05%) NetWeaver
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%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) SAP Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) SAP HR Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Project Planner
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
6 4 (10.53%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (10.53%) SAP Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SAP BW Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) SAP BI Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Project Office Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) SAP BC
1 8 (21.05%) SAP Basis
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%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Data Extraction
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%) Incident Management
4 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
5 6 (15.79%) Migration
6 5 (13.16%) Workflow
7 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.63%) Change 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%) Primavera
3 5 (13.16%) Business Objects
4 4 (10.53%) Sage
4 4 (10.53%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.63%) Infor