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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 84 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -25
Permanent jobs citing SAP 48 47 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.45% 3.01% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 5.61% 6.79% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 83
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £57,525 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
855 692 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.71% 44.33% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 686 573 901
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
Chester +1 11 £49,000 -14.03% 1
Warrington -10 6 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Wilmslow -6 5 £38,750 -
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
Widnes - 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 - -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 17 (24.64%) Manufacturing
3 16 (23.19%) ERP
3 16 (23.19%) Degree
4 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.29%) SAP FI
4 14 (20.29%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (20.29%) SAP CO
5 12 (17.39%) IBM
5 12 (17.39%) SQL
5 12 (17.39%) Windows
6 11 (15.94%) SAP BW
7 10 (14.49%) Oracle
7 10 (14.49%) Java
7 10 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
8 9 (13.04%) VMware
8 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
8 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 8 (11.59%) SAP Business One
9 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
9 8 (11.59%) Hyperion
9 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
9 8 (11.59%) HP
9 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.14%) Sage

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.35%) Lync
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
3 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) SAP FI
1 14 (20.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 14 (20.29%) SAP CO
2 8 (11.59%) SAP Business One
3 7 (10.14%) SAP BPC
4 4 (5.80%) SAP MDM
5 3 (4.35%) Exchequer
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (2.90%) Sage 200
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.90%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.45%) BPCS
7 1 (1.45%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.45%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.45%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (1.45%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.80%) DHCP
2 4 (5.80%) VPN
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) VoIP
4 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SAP BW
2 10 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (5.80%) SAP HANA
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.35%) DB2
5 3 (4.35%) SAP BI
6 2 (2.90%) Big Data
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.90%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.90%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.90%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.90%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 17 (24.64%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.14%) German Language
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
5 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.45%) French Language
6 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Consultant
2 12 (17.39%) Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) SAP Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Business Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) SAP Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Business Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) IT Support
9 2 (2.90%) Wintel Specialist
9 2 (2.90%) Lead Data Architect
9 2 (2.90%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Functional Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Services Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) XML
2 5 (7.25%) HTML
3 4 (5.80%) .NET
4 3 (4.35%) SAP XI
4 3 (4.35%) BAPI
5 1 (1.45%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) FMCG
4 4 (5.80%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.80%) iPhone
4 4 (5.80%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.90%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.90%) Life Science
5 2 (2.90%) Informatics
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) AS400
6 1 (1.45%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.80%) Android
3 4 (5.80%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.90%) UNIX
5 1 (1.45%) AIX
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) ERP
2 14 (20.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (20.29%) Project Management
3 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.70%) Analytics
6 6 (8.70%) Change Management
6 6 (8.70%) CRM
7 5 (7.25%) OO
7 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.25%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) Master Data Management
8 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.80%) Data Management
8 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.80%) ETL
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL
8 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 10 (14.49%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) C#
4 4 (5.80%) VBA
5 3 (4.35%) ABAP
5 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.90%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.90%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.35%) MCITP
3 2 (2.90%) MCTS
3 2 (2.90%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.90%) PMP
3 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.45%) ACCA
4 1 (1.45%) MBA
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (5.80%) SCVMM
1 4 (5.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (5.80%) Legato
2 1 (1.45%) Netcool
2 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) IBM
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle
4 9 (13.04%) VMware
5 8 (11.59%) Hyperion
5 8 (11.59%) HP
6 7 (10.14%) Sage
7 5 (7.25%) Citrix
8 4 (5.80%) Veeam
8 4 (5.80%) Brocade
8 4 (5.80%) Remedy
8 4 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (5.80%) NetApp
8 4 (5.80%) Dell
8 4 (5.80%) Avaya
8 4 (5.80%) Cisco
9 3 (4.35%) JD Edwards
10 2 (2.90%) Tableau
10 2 (2.90%) Teradata
10 2 (2.90%) Informatica
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