The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 36 71 16
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -55
Permanent jobs citing SAP 8 1 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.85% 0.22% 12.46%
As % of the Vendors category 5.63% 0.41% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 35
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SAP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
142 242 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 50.53% 53.19% 55.71%
Number of salaries quoted 104 231 158
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SAP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SAP Salary Trend in Bedford

SAP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 8 (80.00%) ERP
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
2 5 (50.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) SAP Business One
3 3 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (20.00%) QlikView
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos