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 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 23 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.38% 2.58% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.71% 6.42% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £55,000 £23,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+139.13% -9.80%
UK excluding London average salary £50,350 £52,500 £52,250
% change year-on-year
-4.09% +0.47%
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
70 109 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.67% 40.22% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 49 88 74
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) SAS
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Psychology
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Psychology
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Research
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
Chester, Cheshire
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