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 31 July 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 52 52 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.34% 1.08% 6.03%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 2.00% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 17
Average salary £85,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -
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
145 150 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 50.00% 53.76% 73.40%
Number of salaries quoted 122 131 200
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,750
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 31 July 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 7 (87.50%) ERP
2 5 (62.50%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) MCSE
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Business One
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (12.50%) Life Science
5 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
5 1 (12.50%) GIS
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) CRM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (62.50%) SAP Business One
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Build Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Build and Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com