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 7 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 72 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAP 24 66 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.21% 5.69% 4.06%
As % of the Vendors category 4.53% 10.86% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14 64 44
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -
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
530 608 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.80% 52.41% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 453 529 597
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £26,875 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -25 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Bedford +8 1 £85,000 +36.00%
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 36 (35.29%) ERP
2 31 (30.39%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (22.55%) Finance
5 20 (19.61%) SAP MM
5 20 (19.61%) Oracle
6 18 (17.65%) Service Management
7 16 (15.69%) SAP FI/CO
7 16 (15.69%) SAP CO
7 16 (15.69%) SAP FI
8 14 (13.73%) ABAP
8 14 (13.73%) PeopleSoft
9 13 (12.75%) SQL
9 13 (12.75%) SAP BW
9 13 (12.75%) Publishing
10 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 12 (11.76%) Logistics
10 12 (11.76%) PeopleTools
10 12 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (10.78%) SAP SD
12 10 (9.80%) SAP BI
13 9 (8.82%) EDI
13 9 (8.82%) SAP CS
13 9 (8.82%) SAP ALE
13 9 (8.82%) SAP ERP
14 8 (7.84%) SAP HCM
15 7 (6.86%) SAP PP
16 6 (5.88%) SAP PS
16 6 (5.88%) Windows
16 6 (5.88%) Linux

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) MS Project
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (19.61%) SAP MM
2 16 (15.69%) SAP FI
2 16 (15.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (15.69%) SAP CO
3 11 (10.78%) SAP SD
4 9 (8.82%) SAP CS
4 9 (8.82%) SAP ERP
5 8 (7.84%) SAP HCM
6 7 (6.86%) SAP PP
7 6 (5.88%) SAP PS
8 5 (4.90%) SAP HR
8 5 (4.90%) SAP Business One
9 4 (3.92%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (3.92%) SAP HR-PA
9 4 (3.92%) SAP HR-PD
10 3 (2.94%) SAP WM
11 2 (1.96%) SAP FI-AP
11 2 (1.96%) SAP FI-AR
12 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.98%) LAN
2 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) SAP BW
2 10 (9.80%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) PeopleTools
2 3 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 23 (22.55%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Publishing
3 12 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Electronics
4 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Military
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) German Language
5 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (44.12%) Analyst
2 31 (30.39%) Consultant
3 29 (28.43%) SAP Consultant
4 25 (24.51%) SAP Analyst
5 16 (15.69%) Systems Analyst
6 13 (12.75%) Author
6 13 (12.75%) Technical Author
7 12 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 12 (11.76%) PeopleSoft Analyst
8 11 (10.78%) SAP Support
8 11 (10.78%) SAP MM Consultant
9 9 (8.82%) SAP WM Consultant
9 9 (8.82%) Technical Designer
9 9 (8.82%) Management Consultant
9 9 (8.82%) Service Management Consultant
9 9 (8.82%) SAP CS Consultant
9 9 (8.82%) Designer
10 8 (7.84%) SAP Support Analyst
11 7 (6.86%) Instructional Designer
12 6 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) EDI
1 9 (8.82%) SAP ALE
2 2 (1.96%) SOAP
2 2 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.98%) WPF
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.96%) Learning Management System
3 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.98%) PMI
3 1 (0.98%) DTV
3 1 (0.98%) GIS
3 1 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
1 6 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
2 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) ERP
2 31 (30.39%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (17.65%) Service Management
4 12 (11.76%) Logistics
4 12 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
5 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.90%) Project Management
6 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
6 5 (4.90%) Change Management
7 4 (3.92%) Data Modelling
7 4 (3.92%) ETL
7 4 (3.92%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (3.92%) Time Management
7 4 (3.92%) Process Improvement
7 4 (3.92%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (2.94%) ITIL
8 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.96%) CRM
9 2 (1.96%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.73%) ABAP
2 13 (12.75%) SQL
3 5 (4.90%) VB
4 2 (1.96%) C
5 1 (0.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) MCSE
1 5 (4.90%) CCNA
1 5 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PMP
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.98%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle
2 14 (13.73%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.98%) Infor
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.98%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint