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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 62 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 58 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.42% 1.45% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 7.39% 3.46% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 48 17 33
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +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
785 752 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.31% 41.85% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 600 532 649
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +35 23 £27,500 -60.71%
Crewe -3 5 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Chester +5 4 £52,500 +128.26% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 - -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 58 (62.37%) Finance
2 32 (34.41%) General Ledger
3 29 (31.18%) Oracle
4 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
5 25 (26.88%) SAP FI
5 25 (26.88%) Sage
5 25 (26.88%) SAP CO
5 25 (26.88%) SAP FI/CO
6 24 (25.81%) CRM
7 23 (24.73%) SQL
7 23 (24.73%) JD Edwards
7 23 (24.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (24.73%) Dynamics CRM
7 23 (24.73%) Dynamics GP
8 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (22.58%) Security Cleared
9 21 (22.58%) ERP
10 20 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (21.51%) SC Cleared
11 17 (18.28%) SharePoint
11 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
12 16 (17.20%) Dynamics NAV
13 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
14 14 (15.05%) Epicor
14 14 (15.05%) Data Analysis
14 14 (15.05%) Oracle General Ledger
15 12 (12.90%) Manufacturing
16 11 (11.83%) Cognos
17 10 (10.75%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (10.75%) Hyperion

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (18.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.15%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.15%) SAS
3 2 (2.15%) Documentum
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (26.88%) SAP FI
1 25 (26.88%) SAP CO
1 25 (26.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 23 (24.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (24.73%) Dynamics GP
3 16 (17.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (15.05%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (9.68%) SAP MM
6 7 (7.53%) SAP FSCM
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (3.23%) SAP Business One
8 3 (3.23%) SAP SD
9 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (2.15%) Sage 200
10 1 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (1.08%) SAP EWM
10 1 (1.08%) SAP SCM
10 1 (1.08%) SAP BPC
10 1 (1.08%) SAP CRM
10 1 (1.08%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Network Security
1 1 (1.08%) NAS
1 1 (1.08%) LAN
1 1 (1.08%) Intranet
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) RFID
1 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.11%) SQL Server
2 23 (24.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (10.75%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.53%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.15%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.15%) QlikView
7 2 (2.15%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.08%) Big Data
8 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.08%) DB2
8 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) IntelliJ
1 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.15%) JUnit
2 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 58 (62.37%) Finance
2 32 (34.41%) General Ledger
3 12 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
5 4 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.08%) Automotive
7 1 (1.08%) Law
7 1 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Electronics
7 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (47.31%) Analyst
2 38 (40.86%) Consultant
3 32 (34.41%) SAP Consultant
4 25 (26.88%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 20 (21.51%) Support Analyst
6 18 (19.35%) SAP Analyst
6 18 (19.35%) SAP Support
7 14 (15.05%) Data Analyst
8 12 (12.90%) SAP Support Consultant
8 12 (12.90%) Support Consultant
9 11 (11.83%) SAP Support Analyst
10 8 (8.60%) Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (7.53%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (7.53%) Business Analyst
11 7 (7.53%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 7 (7.53%) SQL Data Analyst
12 5 (5.38%) Server Analyst
12 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Analyst
12 5 (5.38%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) HTML
1 3 (3.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.15%) Spring
2 2 (2.15%) CSS
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) Akka
3 1 (1.08%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.15%) Life Science
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Economics
4 1 (1.08%) Statistics
4 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.08%) Physics
4 1 (1.08%) Psychology
4 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.08%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) CRM
2 21 (22.58%) ERP
3 20 (21.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (15.05%) Data Analysis
5 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.60%) Project Management
7 5 (5.38%) Logistics
8 4 (4.30%) Information Management
8 4 (4.30%) ITIL
8 4 (4.30%) Business Transformation
9 3 (3.23%) OpenUP
9 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.23%) ETL
9 3 (3.23%) Data Management
10 2 (2.15%) Document Management
10 2 (2.15%) Migration
10 2 (2.15%) Change Management
10 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.15%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.15%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) Java
3 2 (2.15%) Python
3 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.15%) ABAP
3 2 (2.15%) C#
3 2 (2.15%) C++
4 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.68%) Degree
4 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PMP
4 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) GxP
1 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 29 (31.18%) Oracle
2 25 (26.88%) Sage
3 23 (24.73%) JD Edwards
4 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.05%) Epicor
6 11 (11.83%) Cognos
7 10 (10.75%) Hyperion
8 5 (5.38%) IBM
9 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
9 3 (3.23%) Pegasus
10 2 (2.15%) CODA
10 2 (2.15%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (1.08%) Vertica
11 1 (1.08%) Talend
11 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (1.08%) ION Trading
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