The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 81 88 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +36
Permanent jobs citing SAP 36 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.00% 1.60% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.43% 3.44% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 15
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
SAP
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
813 727 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.12% 46.48% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 692 562 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SAP Salary Trend in Cheshire

SAP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Warrington +18 10 £30,000 +50.00% 1
Chester +9 2 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Runcorn - 2 £56,500 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 41 (50.62%) Finance
2 27 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 25 (30.86%) Degree
4 24 (29.63%) ERP
5 23 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (27.16%) Oracle
7 21 (25.93%) SAP FI/CO
7 21 (25.93%) SAP FI
7 21 (25.93%) SAP CO
8 17 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (18.52%) SQL
10 14 (17.28%) SAP BW
10 14 (17.28%) Project Management
10 14 (17.28%) General Ledger
11 13 (16.05%) Computer Science
11 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
11 13 (16.05%) Hyperion
12 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (14.81%) Sage
13 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
13 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
14 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.35%) IBM
14 10 (12.35%) Oracle ERP
14 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
14 10 (12.35%) Retail
14 10 (12.35%) Business Transformation
14 10 (12.35%) SAP BPC
15 9 (11.11%) German Language
15 9 (11.11%) Microsoft

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (25.93%) SAP FI/CO
1 21 (25.93%) SAP FI
1 21 (25.93%) SAP CO
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (12.35%) SAP BPC
3 8 (9.88%) SAP Business One
3 8 (9.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (7.41%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (4.94%) Sage 200
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (2.47%) Exchequer
7 2 (2.47%) SAP MDM
7 2 (2.47%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.23%) SAP MM
8 1 (1.23%) SAP WM
8 1 (1.23%) SAP HR
8 1 (1.23%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.23%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) RFID
1 1 (1.23%) Intranet
1 1 (1.23%) Internet
1 1 (1.23%) DHCP
1 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.23%) DNS
1 1 (1.23%) SAN
1 1 (1.23%) LAN
1 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SAP BW
2 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
4 9 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.70%) SAP BI
6 3 (3.70%) DB2
6 3 (3.70%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.47%) ROLAP
8 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.23%) QlikView
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 41 (50.62%) Finance
2 27 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 14 (17.28%) General Ledger
4 10 (12.35%) Retail
5 9 (11.11%) German Language
6 4 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.23%) Law
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Consultant
2 27 (33.33%) Analyst
3 18 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
4 16 (19.75%) SAP Consultant
5 13 (16.05%) SAP Support
6 12 (14.81%) Business Consultant
7 11 (13.58%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 11 (13.58%) Business Analyst
8 10 (12.35%) Business Transformation Consultant
9 9 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
9 9 (11.11%) Support Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) SAP Support Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Developer
11 5 (6.17%) Support Consultant
11 5 (6.17%) SAP Support Consultant
12 3 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
12 3 (3.70%) Data Analyst
12 3 (3.70%) Head of IT
13 2 (2.47%) SAP Business Consultant
13 2 (2.47%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) BAPI
2 3 (3.70%) SAP XI
2 3 (3.70%) XML
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.23%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.23%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.05%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) FMCG
4 2 (2.47%) Life Science
4 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.47%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.23%) AS400
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) AIX
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) ERP
2 17 (20.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.28%) Project Management
4 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
5 10 (12.35%) Business Transformation
6 8 (9.88%) CRM
7 6 (7.41%) Analytics
7 6 (7.41%) ITIL
8 4 (4.94%) Information Management
8 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.70%) Migration
9 3 (3.70%) Change Management
9 3 (3.70%) ETL
9 3 (3.70%) OO
9 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) OpenUP
9 3 (3.70%) Data Management
9 3 (3.70%) Logistics
10 2 (2.47%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Java
3 4 (4.94%) ABAP
4 3 (3.70%) VBA
4 3 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) SAPscript
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.23%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) CIPD
5 1 (1.23%) MBA
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) CBAP
5 1 (1.23%) MCITP
5 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) GxP
1 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (3.70%) Legato
1 3 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.23%) Netcool
2 1 (1.23%) SCOM
2 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Oracle
2 13 (16.05%) Hyperion
3 12 (14.81%) Sage
4 10 (12.35%) IBM
5 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.88%) JD Edwards
7 5 (6.17%) Cognos
8 4 (4.94%) Pegasus
8 4 (4.94%) HP
9 3 (3.70%) Remedy
9 3 (3.70%) Cisco
9 3 (3.70%) CODA
9 3 (3.70%) NetApp
9 3 (3.70%) Epicor
9 3 (3.70%) Tableau
9 3 (3.70%) Brocade
10 2 (2.47%) Citrix
10 2 (2.47%) Teradata
10 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.23%) VMware
Chester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, travel, performance bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Tectre Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago