The table below looks at the statistics for SAP APO skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 778 775 798
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 88 98 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.098% 0.080%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.09% 1.23% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 62
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £72,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +25.00%
SAP APO
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8107 7940 8815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.60% 7.94% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6338 6348 7293
Average salary £52,910 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAP APO
Salary Trend in England

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

SAP APO Salary Trend in England

SAP APO
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP APO across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in England

SAP APO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP APO within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
South East -10 33 £60,000 -17.24%
North West -18 22 £57,500 -11.53% 3
London -12 16 £57,500 -4.16%
West Midlands -8 8 £60,000 -9.43% 2
North East - 3 £60,000 -
East Midlands -8 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Yorkshire -70 1 - - 1
SAP APO
UK

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 182 (100.00%) SAP
2 101 (55.49%) SAP SCM
3 64 (35.16%) ABAP
4 54 (29.67%) Manufacturing
5 46 (25.27%) C
5 46 (25.27%) SAP R/3
6 45 (24.73%) Logistics
7 41 (22.53%) SAP PP
8 35 (19.23%) Supply Chain Management
9 31 (17.03%) Network Planning
10 29 (15.93%) SAP MM
11 26 (14.29%) SAP WM
12 23 (12.64%) SAP Implementation
13 22 (12.09%) Finance
14 19 (10.44%) SAP SD
15 16 (8.79%) Security Cleared
15 16 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (8.24%) Project Management
17 13 (7.14%) SAP BW
18 12 (6.59%) Degree
18 12 (6.59%) FMCG
18 12 (6.59%) Demand Management
18 12 (6.59%) BusinessObjects
18 12 (6.59%) Business Objects
18 12 (6.59%) ERP
19 11 (6.04%) Change Management
19 11 (6.04%) Six Sigma
19 11 (6.04%) SAP PI
20 10 (5.49%) Workflow
21 9 (4.95%) Business Analysis

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing SAP APO 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 APO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 101 (55.49%) SAP SCM
2 46 (25.27%) SAP R/3
3 41 (22.53%) SAP PP
4 29 (15.93%) SAP MM
5 26 (14.29%) SAP WM
6 19 (10.44%) SAP SD
7 7 (3.85%) SAP LE
8 6 (3.30%) SAP QM
9 5 (2.75%) SAP FI
9 5 (2.75%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (2.75%) SAP CO
9 5 (2.75%) SAP PM
10 4 (2.20%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.55%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 12 (6.59%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.10%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.55%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Hudson
2 5 (2.75%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 54 (29.67%) Manufacturing
2 22 (12.09%) Finance
3 8 (4.40%) German Language
4 6 (3.30%) Automotive
5 5 (2.75%) Retail
5 5 (2.75%) French Language
6 4 (2.20%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (59.34%) Consultant
1 108 (59.34%) SAP Consultant
2 88 (48.35%) SAP APO Consultant
3 46 (25.27%) Managing Consultant
4 32 (17.58%) Analyst
5 25 (13.74%) SAP Analyst
6 21 (11.54%) SAP SCM Consultant
7 17 (9.34%) Senior Consultant
7 17 (9.34%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 13 (7.14%) Architect
8 13 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.14%) SAP Architect
9 9 (4.95%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) SAP Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Developer
10 8 (4.40%) ABAP Developer
11 7 (3.85%) SAP PP Consultant
11 7 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (3.30%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.04%) SAP PI
2 6 (3.30%) SAP Business Workflow
2 6 (3.30%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (2.20%) EDI
3 4 (2.20%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (1.65%) BAPI
5 2 (1.10%) HTML5
5 2 (1.10%) CSS
5 2 (1.10%) HTML
5 2 (1.10%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.55%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.59%) FMCG
3 3 (1.65%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.73%) Logistics
2 35 (19.23%) Supply Chain Management
3 31 (17.03%) Network Planning
4 23 (12.64%) SAP Implementation
5 15 (8.24%) Project Management
6 12 (6.59%) Demand Management
6 12 (6.59%) ERP
7 11 (6.04%) Change Management
7 11 (6.04%) Six Sigma
8 10 (5.49%) Workflow
9 9 (4.95%) Business Analysis
10 6 (3.30%) BPR
11 5 (2.75%) CRM
11 5 (2.75%) Functional Testing
12 4 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (2.20%) People Management
12 4 (2.20%) Procure-to-pay
12 4 (2.20%) Time Management
12 4 (2.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (2.20%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (35.16%) ABAP
2 46 (25.27%) C
3 6 (3.30%) SAPscript
4 4 (2.20%) Java
5 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.59%) Degree
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 182 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (6.59%) Business Objects
3 6 (3.30%) Adobe
4 5 (2.75%) HP
5 4 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.55%) Pegasus
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, (c£20k Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago