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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 19 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 11 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.75% 4.30% 7.59%
As % of the Vendors category 10.68% 9.88% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 9
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +194.11%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
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
103 81 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 63.19% 43.55% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 95 64 65
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,600 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 10 (83.33%) SAP CO
1 10 (83.33%) SAP FI
2 6 (50.00%) CCA
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 6 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (41.67%) ABAP
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Law
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (16.67%) ACCA
5 2 (16.67%) EDI
5 2 (16.67%) CIMA
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Business Applications
1 10 (83.33%) SAP FI
1 10 (83.33%) SAP CO
2 6 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (50.00%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) SAP Support
2 6 (50.00%) SAP Support Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Support
4 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CCA
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ACCA
3 2 (16.67%) CIMA