The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 79 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAP 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.26% 0.20% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 0.51% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 6
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +65.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SAP
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
410 197 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.64% 38.63% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 364 153 164
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,975 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SAP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

SAP Salary Trend in Dorset

SAP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in Dorset

SAP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorchester - 6 £42,500 -
Poole - 4 £55,000 -
SAP
South West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 21 (56.76%) Project Management
3 15 (40.54%) Finance
3 15 (40.54%) CRM
3 15 (40.54%) SAP Business One
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
5 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (29.73%) Data Migration
6 11 (29.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (29.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (29.73%) Migration
6 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
6 11 (29.73%) HTML
6 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
7 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
7 10 (27.03%) EMC
7 10 (27.03%) Citrix
7 10 (27.03%) SAN
7 10 (27.03%) VMware
7 10 (27.03%) VMware ESX
7 10 (27.03%) XenApp
7 10 (27.03%) vSphere
7 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (24.32%) XenDesktop
8 9 (24.32%) AppSense
8 9 (24.32%) .NET
8 9 (24.32%) Windows
9 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
9 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
1 11 (29.73%) SharePoint 2010
1 11 (29.73%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.51%) Lync
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (40.54%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) Wireless
2 5 (13.51%) NetScaler
3 4 (10.81%) NAS
4 3 (8.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Consultant
2 15 (40.54%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (32.43%) Business Consultant
3 12 (32.43%) SAP Business Consultant
3 12 (32.43%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 9 (24.32%) Developer
5 8 (21.62%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (21.62%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) Support Technician
7 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Technician
8 3 (8.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Support Specialist
10 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.70%) ERP Project Manager
10 1 (2.70%) IT Support Specialist
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) jQuery
3 8 (21.62%) HTML5
3 8 (21.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Project Management
2 15 (40.54%) CRM
3 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
3 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (29.73%) Migration
4 11 (29.73%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) ERP
6 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) CCEE
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
2 5 (13.51%) CCA
2 5 (13.51%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (13.51%) CCEA
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) AAT
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware ESX
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (27.03%) XenApp
1 10 (27.03%) vSphere
2 9 (24.32%) XenDesktop
3 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
4 4 (10.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) EMC
2 10 (27.03%) Citrix
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 9 (24.32%) AppSense
4 5 (13.51%) SonicWALL
4 5 (13.51%) Veeam
4 5 (13.51%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Dell
5 4 (10.81%) Symantec
5 4 (10.81%) Webroot
6 1 (2.70%) Infor
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Epicor
6 1 (2.70%) Baan
6 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.70%) Sage