The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 23 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 7 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.76% 6.98% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 7.37% 16.22% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £50,000 £41,450 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% +82.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,250 £16,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £28,550
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
SAP
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 74 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 64.63% 43.02% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 59
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

SAP
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

SAP Salary Trend in Colchester

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (77.78%) ABAP
2 6 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (66.67%) SAP CO
2 6 (66.67%) SAP FI
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Certification
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (22.22%) EDI
5 2 (22.22%) ACCA
5 2 (22.22%) CIMA
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Documentum
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) CCA
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (22.22%) Law
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) ITSM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 (22.22%) Documentum
1 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 6 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (66.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (11.11%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) SAP Support
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Support Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Release Manager
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) EDI
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) ABAP
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ACCA
3 2 (22.22%) CIMA
3 2 (22.22%) CCA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) EMC
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp