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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 32 24 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.66% 5.23% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 13.33% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
111 60 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 73.03% 39.22% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 58 82
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £65,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (63.64%) Management Information System
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) ABAP
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Documentum
2 6 (54.55%) EMC
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) NetApp
2 6 (54.55%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (54.55%) ITSM
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (54.55%) Release Management
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 5 (45.45%) Stress Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Validation
4 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (54.55%) Documentum
1 6 (54.55%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LSMW
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Release Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITSM
1 6 (54.55%) Release Management
2 5 (45.45%) Stress Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Test Management
3 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 4 (36.36%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
3 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Process Management
4 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
1 6 (54.55%) ABAP
2 3 (27.27%) VBA
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) VB
2 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) EMC
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
1 6 (54.55%) NetApp