The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Caerphilly region.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 7 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SAP 15 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 23.08% 15.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 31.91% 19.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 0
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47 86 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 72.31% 77.48% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43 81 10
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £35,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
South Wales

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

SAP
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

SAP Salary Trend in Caerphilly

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 29 (96.67%) SAP Certification
2 22 (73.33%) HP
2 22 (73.33%) ISO 9001
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (73.33%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (60.00%) ITIL
4 17 (56.67%) Cisco
5 13 (43.33%) Firewall
6 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
7 11 (36.67%) NAS
7 11 (36.67%) SAN
7 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
8 10 (33.33%) IIS
8 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 10 (33.33%) Internet
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (30.00%) MCP
9 9 (30.00%) Windows
9 9 (30.00%) MCSE
10 8 (26.67%) Java
10 8 (26.67%) ABAP
10 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
11 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (23.33%) CMS
11 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
11 7 (23.33%) Symantec
11 7 (23.33%) Veritas

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 10 (33.33%) IIS
2 7 (23.33%) CMS
2 7 (23.33%) NetWeaver
2 7 (23.33%) Commerce Server
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
4 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) NAS
2 11 (36.67%) SAN
3 10 (33.33%) Internet
4 8 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (23.33%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) IPsec
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (16.67%) Network Security
7 5 (16.67%) FWSM
7 5 (16.67%) HSRP
7 5 (16.67%) BGP
7 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 5 (16.67%) VRRP
7 5 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Support Specialist
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) SAP Support
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Network Support
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Project Officer
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Compliance Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.33%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Release Management
8 1 (3.33%) ITSM
8 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security
8 1 (3.33%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Process Management
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
1 8 (26.67%) ABAP
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) SAP Certification
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (30.00%) MCP
2 9 (30.00%) MCSE
3 6 (20.00%) CCNP
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) ISO 9001
1 22 (73.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) HP
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 22 (73.33%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Symantec
3 7 (23.33%) Veritas
4 5 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.33%) Brocade
5 1 (3.33%) TippingPoint
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp