The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 27 94 39
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -55
Permanent jobs citing SAP 75 21 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.65% 1.62% 5.78%
As % of the Vendors category 13.91% 3.06% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 56 19 63
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +5.00%
SAP
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
539 687 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.83% 53.05% 59.25%
Number of salaries quoted 417 631 589
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SAP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SAP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SAP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +11 14 £57,500 +15.00%
Bedford +48 8 £32,500 -7.14%
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 44 (42.72%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (33.98%) ERP
3 30 (29.13%) Finance
4 27 (26.21%) Oracle
5 23 (22.33%) SQL
6 22 (21.36%) SAP CO
6 22 (21.36%) SAP FI/CO
6 22 (21.36%) SAP FI
7 21 (20.39%) PeopleTools
7 21 (20.39%) PeopleSoft
7 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (17.48%) SAP MM
10 14 (13.59%) ABAP
10 14 (13.59%) Service Management
11 13 (12.62%) Manufacturing
12 12 (11.65%) SAP SD
12 12 (11.65%) SAP BW
13 11 (10.68%) SAP BI
14 10 (9.71%) Logistics
15 8 (7.77%) SLA
15 8 (7.77%) SAP HCM
15 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (6.80%) SAP ERP
16 7 (6.80%) EDI
16 7 (6.80%) SAP PP
16 7 (6.80%) SAP ALE
16 7 (6.80%) SAP CS
17 6 (5.83%) Business Analysis
17 6 (5.83%) Publishing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.97%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Project
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (21.36%) SAP FI
1 22 (21.36%) SAP FI/CO
1 22 (21.36%) SAP CO
2 18 (17.48%) SAP MM
3 12 (11.65%) SAP SD
4 8 (7.77%) SAP HCM
5 7 (6.80%) SAP CS
5 7 (6.80%) SAP PP
5 7 (6.80%) SAP ERP
6 6 (5.83%) SAP PS
7 5 (4.85%) SAP HR
7 5 (4.85%) SAP Business One
8 4 (3.88%) SAP Payroll
8 4 (3.88%) SAP HR-PA
8 4 (3.88%) SAP HR-PD
9 3 (2.91%) SAP WM
10 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (1.94%) SAP FI-AP
10 2 (1.94%) SAP FI-AR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.97%) LAN
2 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) SAP BW
2 11 (10.68%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.97%) OLAP
3 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) PeopleTools
2 3 (2.91%) LSMW
General
1 30 (29.13%) Finance
2 13 (12.62%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.83%) Publishing
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) German Language
5 1 (0.97%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (58.25%) Analyst
2 30 (29.13%) SAP Analyst
3 25 (24.27%) Systems Analyst
4 23 (22.33%) Consultant
4 23 (22.33%) SAP Consultant
5 21 (20.39%) PeopleSoft Analyst
6 17 (16.50%) SAP Support
7 16 (15.53%) Support Analyst
8 12 (11.65%) SAP Support Analyst
9 9 (8.74%) SAP MM Consultant
10 7 (6.80%) SAP WM Consultant
10 7 (6.80%) Management Consultant
10 7 (6.80%) Service Management Consultant
10 7 (6.80%) SAP CS Consultant
11 6 (5.83%) Author
11 6 (5.83%) Technical Author
11 6 (5.83%) Support Engineer
12 5 (4.85%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 5 (4.85%) Windows Support Engineer
13 4 (3.88%) SAP BI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) EDI
1 7 (6.80%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.97%) Java EE
2 1 (0.97%) WPF
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) SAP XI
2 1 (0.97%) Spring
2 1 (0.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.94%) PMI
3 1 (0.97%) DTV
3 1 (0.97%) Clustering
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.97%) Open Source
3 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Windows
1 6 (5.83%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) Windows NT
2 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.72%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (33.98%) ERP
3 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (13.59%) Service Management
5 10 (9.71%) Logistics
6 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.83%) Business Process Mapping
7 6 (5.83%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.85%) ETL
8 5 (4.85%) Project Management
8 5 (4.85%) Change Management
9 4 (3.88%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.88%) Time Management
9 4 (3.88%) Business Process Improvement
9 4 (3.88%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.88%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (2.91%) ITIL
10 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.94%) CRM
11 2 (1.94%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.33%) SQL
2 14 (13.59%) ABAP
3 5 (4.85%) VB
4 2 (1.94%) C
5 1 (0.97%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) Java
5 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) MCSE
1 5 (4.85%) CCNA
1 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
3 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.94%) PMP
3 2 (1.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.97%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) Oracle
2 21 (20.39%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.94%) Infor
3 2 (1.94%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.97%) hybris
4 1 (0.97%) Cisco
4 1 (0.97%) Adobe