The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 9 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAP 6 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 17.65% 19.12% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 27.27% 25.00% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
Average salary £36,250 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.58% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
SAP
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 52 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 64.71% 76.47% 87.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 53
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 (95.00%) SAP Certification
2 16 (80.00%) HP
2 16 (80.00%) ISO 9001
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) Firewall
5 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (35.00%) Internet
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (30.00%) NAS
8 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) MCSE
8 6 (30.00%) MCP
8 6 (30.00%) IIS
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (30.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (25.00%) SLA
9 5 (25.00%) CCNP
9 5 (25.00%) VPN
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) LAN
9 5 (25.00%) BGP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (30.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Commerce Server
2 4 (20.00%) CMS
3 3 (15.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (35.00%) Internet
3 6 (30.00%) NAS
3 6 (30.00%) SAN
4 5 (25.00%) FWSM
4 5 (25.00%) HSRP
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) IPsec
4 5 (25.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (25.00%) VRRP
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Network Support
2 4 (20.00%) SAP Support
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Audit Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) ITSM
8 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (5.00%) Information Security
8 1 (5.00%) Service Management
8 1 (5.00%) Process Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.00%) Release Management
8 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) ABAP
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) SAP Certification
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCP
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
3 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (80.00%) ISO 9001
1 16 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (80.00%) HP
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Veritas
4 4 (20.00%) Symantec