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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 90 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 29 54 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.63% 3.12% 3.07%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 6.78% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 58
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
770 797 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.26% 46.07% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 597 664 1038
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Warrington -12 5 £25,000 -48.71% 1
Chester -3 3 £49,000 -14.03% 1
Wilmslow -7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Daresbury +4 1 £26,500 -53.91%
Nantwich - 1 - - 2
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Project Management
3 13 (24.53%) ERP
3 13 (24.53%) Java
4 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
5 11 (20.75%) .NET
5 11 (20.75%) Oracle
5 11 (20.75%) MS Office
5 11 (20.75%) Manufacturing
6 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (18.87%) Degree
7 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.98%) Windows
7 9 (16.98%) Business Objects
7 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
7 9 (16.98%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.09%) Finance
8 8 (15.09%) C++
8 8 (15.09%) Python
8 8 (15.09%) SAS
8 8 (15.09%) SAP Business One
9 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
9 7 (13.21%) SAP CO
9 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
9 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
9 7 (13.21%) SQL
9 7 (13.21%) VMware
9 7 (13.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (13.21%) Sage

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (15.09%) SAS
2 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) Lync
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Office
2 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) SAP Business One
2 7 (13.21%) SAP FI
2 7 (13.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (13.21%) SAP CO
3 5 (9.43%) SAP SD
4 4 (7.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (7.55%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (5.66%) Sage 1000
5 3 (5.66%) Sage 200
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (3.77%) SAP MDM
6 2 (3.77%) Movex
6 2 (3.77%) Lawson
6 2 (3.77%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.89%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.89%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.89%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.89%) Exchequer
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.89%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) VPN
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
3 3 (5.66%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.77%) PowerCenter
2 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.77%) Spotfire
2 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
2 2 (3.77%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.89%) MS Access
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (20.75%) Manufacturing
2 8 (15.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
4 1 (1.89%) German Language
4 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Consultant
2 8 (15.09%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Graduate
4 4 (7.55%) Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (5.66%) Support Technician
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Support Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (5.66%) IT Support
6 2 (3.77%) Wintel Specialist
6 2 (3.77%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) SAP SD Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Software Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) MapReduce
4 1 (1.89%) BAPI
4 1 (1.89%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.32%) Physics
2 6 (11.32%) Statistics
3 4 (7.55%) iPhone
4 3 (5.66%) Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.77%) Informatics
5 2 (3.77%) Life Science
5 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Android
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.77%) UNIX
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Project Management
2 13 (24.53%) ERP
3 12 (22.64%) Business Analysis
4 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) CRM
8 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) Demand Management
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.66%) OO
10 2 (3.77%) OOP
10 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma
10 2 (3.77%) DRM
10 2 (3.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) Java
2 8 (15.09%) Python
2 8 (15.09%) C++
3 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) C
5 3 (5.66%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) ABAP
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
7 1 (1.89%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ACCA
3 1 (1.89%) MBA
3 1 (1.89%) MCTS
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.89%) Legato
2 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 9 (16.98%) Business Objects
4 7 (13.21%) Sage
4 7 (13.21%) VMware
5 5 (9.43%) JD Edwards
6 4 (7.55%) IBM
6 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (7.55%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) Avaya
7 3 (5.66%) Dell
7 3 (5.66%) Epicor
8 2 (3.77%) Citrix
8 2 (3.77%) CA
8 2 (3.77%) Hyperion
8 2 (3.77%) Informatica
8 2 (3.77%) Baan
8 2 (3.77%) Infor
8 2 (3.77%) Veeam
9 1 (1.89%) Becrypt
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