The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 32 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.57% 0.69% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 2.44% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
SAP
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 33.07% 28.47% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 41
Average salary £33,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SAP
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SAP Salary Trend in Bolton

SAP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 5 (100.00%) FMCG
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft