The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 39 33 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAP 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.22% 3.19% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 7.55% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £49,000 £57,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -6.36%
SAP
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.67% 42.23% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 68 77 93
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SAP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SAP Salary Trend in Chester

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (30.77%) Physics
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Brocade
4 4 (30.77%) Statistics
4 4 (30.77%) Remedy
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) SAS
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Legato
4 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (7.69%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Graduate
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Statistics
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
1 4 (30.77%) Physics
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
1 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
6 1 (7.69%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCTS
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ACCA
3 1 (7.69%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Legato
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Business Objects
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
2 4 (30.77%) Remedy
2 4 (30.77%) Brocade
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) CA
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