The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 Cheshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 101 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 25 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.36% 2.25% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 4.88% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 24
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
773 861 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.94% 46.09% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 559 642 684
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
North West

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester +18 8 £23,000 -47.72% 1
Crewe - 4 £49,000 -
Warrington -15 2 £70,000 +96.49%
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (47.37%) Project Management
2 16 (28.07%) Manufacturing
3 15 (26.32%) Finance
3 15 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (26.32%) SAP CO
3 15 (26.32%) Degree
3 15 (26.32%) SAP FI
4 12 (21.05%) Business Analysis
4 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (19.30%) Oracle
5 11 (19.30%) Business Objects
5 11 (19.30%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (17.54%) SAP HR
6 10 (17.54%) ABAP
6 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.54%) ERP
7 9 (15.79%) Java
7 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
8 8 (14.04%) MS Office
8 8 (14.04%) SAP SD
9 7 (12.28%) .NET
9 7 (12.28%) C
9 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
9 7 (12.28%) SAS
10 6 (10.53%) Statistics
10 6 (10.53%) Logistics
10 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.53%) C++
10 6 (10.53%) Python
10 6 (10.53%) Mathematics

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (12.28%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (26.32%) SAP FI/CO
1 15 (26.32%) SAP CO
1 15 (26.32%) SAP FI
2 10 (17.54%) SAP HR
3 8 (14.04%) SAP SD
4 5 (8.77%) SAP MM
5 4 (7.02%) SAP PP
5 4 (7.02%) SAP WM
5 4 (7.02%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Business One
5 4 (7.02%) Sage 200
6 3 (5.26%) Sage 1000
7 2 (3.51%) Lawson
7 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (3.51%) Movex
7 2 (3.51%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.75%) Line 50
8 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) DB2
3 2 (3.51%) SAP BI
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.75%) MS Access
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 16 (28.07%) Manufacturing
2 15 (26.32%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.51%) French Language
4 2 (3.51%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.75%) Swedish Language
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.75%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) German Language
5 1 (1.75%) Norwegian Language
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Consultant
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 14 (24.56%) Business Analyst
3 14 (24.56%) SAP Analyst
4 13 (22.81%) SAP Business Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Applications Specialist
6 7 (12.28%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Graduate
8 3 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Business Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Architect
9 2 (3.51%) SAP MM Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) ERP Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Software Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Support Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Statistics
2 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 6 (10.53%) Physics
3 3 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Project Management
2 12 (21.05%) Business Analysis
2 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.54%) ERP
4 6 (10.53%) Logistics
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.77%) Demand Management
5 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.26%) Change Management
7 3 (5.26%) Business Development
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) ETL
8 2 (3.51%) Migration
8 2 (3.51%) Change Control
9 1 (1.75%) Kanban
9 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.75%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) ABAP
2 9 (15.79%) Java
3 7 (12.28%) C
4 6 (10.53%) C++
4 6 (10.53%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) SQL
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) XenApp
1 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle
1 11 (19.30%) Business Objects
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Sage
4 4 (7.02%) Epicor
5 3 (5.26%) Baan
5 3 (5.26%) JD Edwards
5 3 (5.26%) Cognizant
6 2 (3.51%) Cognos
6 2 (3.51%) Infor
7 1 (1.75%) Informatica
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix
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