The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 56 42 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +67
Permanent jobs citing SAP 60 77 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.41% 5.29% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 10.05% 14.31% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 66 8
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £43,950
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £57,500 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
SAP
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 538 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.92% 36.95% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 449 425 547
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SAP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SAP Salary Trend in Cambridge

SAP
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 48 (34.04%) Oracle
2 39 (27.66%) SQL
3 35 (24.82%) ITIL
3 35 (24.82%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (21.99%) Linux
5 30 (21.28%) Degree
6 27 (19.15%) Marketing
6 27 (19.15%) ERP
7 26 (18.44%) Project Management
8 25 (17.73%) CRM
9 24 (17.02%) Oracle Database
9 24 (17.02%) SAP Implementation
10 23 (16.31%) Finance
11 22 (15.60%) Publishing
11 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
12 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
13 17 (12.06%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (12.06%) Business Analysis
13 17 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (12.06%) Java
14 16 (11.35%) J2EE
14 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (10.64%) VMware
15 15 (10.64%) Red Hat
15 15 (10.64%) SAP BW
16 14 (9.93%) SAP BI
16 14 (9.93%) Business Objects
16 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
16 14 (9.93%) PRINCE2

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (9.93%) NetWeaver
2 12 (8.51%) Apache
3 9 (6.38%) CMS
4 7 (4.96%) SAP Portal
5 6 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.84%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.13%) IIS
8 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.42%) Documentum
9 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (7.09%) SAP CRM
3 7 (4.96%) SAP ERP
4 5 (3.55%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (2.13%) SAP FI
6 3 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (2.13%) SAP HR
6 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (2.13%) SAP SCM
7 2 (1.42%) SAP SRM
7 2 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (1.42%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.71%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.84%) SaaS
3 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.71%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) Kerberos
2 8 (5.67%) DHCP
2 8 (5.67%) DNS
3 6 (4.26%) Internet
4 4 (2.84%) LDAP
5 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.42%) Firewall
5 2 (1.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.02%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.64%) SAP BW
3 14 (9.93%) SAP BI
3 14 (9.93%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (7.09%) RDBMS
4 10 (7.09%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (3.55%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (3.55%) SAP HANA
6 5 (3.55%) MySQL
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.42%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.42%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.42%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (2.13%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.42%) JMeter
2 2 (1.42%) Selenium
2 2 (1.42%) NWDS
2 2 (1.42%) NeoLoad
2 2 (1.42%) LoadUI
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) Subversion
3 1 (0.71%) QALoad
General
1 27 (19.15%) Marketing
2 23 (16.31%) Finance
3 22 (15.60%) Publishing
4 9 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (6.38%) Electronics
5 8 (5.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (4.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (16.31%) Consultant
2 19 (13.48%) Administrator
3 18 (12.77%) Architect
4 15 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (9.93%) SAP Consultant
6 13 (9.22%) Functional Consultant
7 12 (8.51%) Developer
7 12 (8.51%) Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
8 11 (7.80%) Project Manager
9 10 (7.09%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 9 (6.38%) Security Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (5.67%) SAP CRM Consultant
11 8 (5.67%) Business Analyst
11 8 (5.67%) CRM Consultant
12 7 (4.96%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.35%) J2EE
2 10 (7.09%) Web Dynpro
3 9 (6.38%) SAML
4 8 (5.67%) .NET
5 6 (4.26%) Middleware
5 6 (4.26%) SAP Basis
6 5 (3.55%) EDI
6 5 (3.55%) HTML
7 4 (2.84%) Ajax
7 4 (2.84%) jQuery
8 3 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.13%) Web Services
8 3 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.42%) REST
9 2 (1.42%) BAPI
9 2 (1.42%) SOAP
9 2 (1.42%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.71%) LAMP
10 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.38%) Learning Management System
3 7 (4.96%) PKI
4 6 (4.26%) Internet of Things
5 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.13%) DTV
7 3 (2.13%) DataPower
7 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.42%) Social Media
8 2 (1.42%) Replication
8 2 (1.42%) PMI
9 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.71%) Life Science
9 1 (0.71%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.99%) Linux
2 15 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (8.51%) CentOS
4 3 (2.13%) UNIX
5 2 (1.42%) Windows
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.82%) ITIL
1 35 (24.82%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (19.15%) ERP
3 26 (18.44%) Project Management
4 25 (17.73%) CRM
5 24 (17.02%) SAP Implementation
6 17 (12.06%) Business Analysis
6 17 (12.06%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (9.93%) E-Commerce
7 14 (9.93%) PRINCE2
8 13 (9.22%) Identity Management
8 13 (9.22%) Migration
9 11 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (7.09%) TOGAF
10 10 (7.09%) Data Analysis
10 10 (7.09%) Data Modelling
10 10 (7.09%) Mentoring
11 9 (6.38%) UML
11 9 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (27.66%) SQL
2 17 (12.06%) Java
3 14 (9.93%) ABAP
3 14 (9.93%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.09%) Perl
5 5 (3.55%) C#
6 4 (2.84%) VB
6 4 (2.84%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (21.28%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) RHCE
2 12 (8.51%) PMP
3 9 (6.38%) CISSP
4 7 (4.96%) OCP
4 7 (4.96%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
System Software
1 21 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (5.67%) vSphere
3 7 (4.96%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.42%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (8.51%) SCOM
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (5.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (4.96%) SCCM
4 2 (1.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (34.04%) Oracle
2 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.06%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (10.64%) VMware
4 15 (10.64%) Red Hat
5 14 (9.93%) Business Objects
6 12 (8.51%) Cognos
7 8 (5.67%) EMC
8 6 (4.26%) IBM
9 5 (3.55%) Cognizant
10 4 (2.84%) Informatica
10 4 (2.84%) Citrix
11 3 (2.13%) HP
11 3 (2.13%) Sybase
11 3 (2.13%) Marketo
12 2 (1.42%) Ariba
12 2 (1.42%) JD Edwards
12 2 (1.42%) Axway
13 1 (0.71%) Planview
13 1 (0.71%) Rackspace