The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Colchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 23 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAP 15 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.76% 10.56% 4.90%
As % of the Vendors category 11.19% 23.08% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 8
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
134 65 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 60.36% 45.77% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 116 60 96
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
Essex

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Colchester

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (63.64%) SQL
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 9 (40.91%) NetApp
3 9 (40.91%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
3 9 (40.91%) Documentum
3 9 (40.91%) EMC
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) VB
3 9 (40.91%) VB.NET
3 9 (40.91%) ABAP
3 9 (40.91%) VBA
3 9 (40.91%) Process Management
3 9 (40.91%) ITSM
3 9 (40.91%) Business Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) assyst
3 9 (40.91%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (40.91%) Release Management
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) XenApp
3 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (40.91%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
1 9 (40.91%) Documentum
1 9 (40.91%) SharePoint Server
1 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) assyst
2 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.55%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LSMW
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Release Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Head of Development
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Support
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Trainee
5 1 (4.55%) Trainee Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) EDI
4 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) Process Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITSM
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analysis
2 9 (40.91%) Release Management
3 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
3 5 (22.73%) Stress Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Test Management
4 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (18.18%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Validation
4 4 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) VB
2 9 (40.91%) VB.NET
2 9 (40.91%) ABAP
2 9 (40.91%) VBA
3 2 (9.09%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CIMA
2 1 (4.55%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
2 9 (40.91%) NetApp
2 9 (40.91%) EMC
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Business Objects