The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 64 28 48
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +20
Permanent jobs citing SAP 31 101 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.49% 7.00% 4.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.78% 12.69% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 87 36
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £77,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.96%
SAP
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
536 796 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.12% 55.20% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 386 666 466
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SAP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SAP Salary Trend in Essex

SAP
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

SAP Salary Histogram in Essex

SAP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
Chelmsford +10 9 £38,000 +5.55%
Brentwood -24 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Harlow +6 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Colchester -16 1 £24,000 -52.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 32 (42.11%) CRM
2 21 (27.63%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (27.63%) SQL
3 17 (22.37%) ABAP
4 16 (21.05%) Oracle
4 16 (21.05%) Finance
5 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.11%) ERP
6 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (14.47%) SAP ERP
7 11 (14.47%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (14.47%) Siebel
7 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
7 11 (14.47%) SAP CRM
8 10 (13.16%) ETL
8 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
8 10 (13.16%) Business Objects
8 10 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (13.16%) Degree
9 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (11.84%) HP
9 9 (11.84%) Project Management
9 9 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
9 9 (11.84%) AS400
9 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
9 9 (11.84%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (10.53%) SAP SD

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.58%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (14.47%) SAP ERP
1 11 (14.47%) SAP CRM
2 9 (11.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (10.53%) SAP SD
4 6 (7.89%) SAP PS
4 6 (7.89%) SAP FI
5 5 (6.58%) SAP CO
6 4 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (3.95%) SAP FI-AP
8 2 (2.63%) SAP Retail
9 1 (1.32%) SAP EWM
9 1 (1.32%) SAP BPC
9 1 (1.32%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
1 10 (13.16%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.21%) SAP BW
4 5 (6.58%) QlikView
4 5 (6.58%) Data Mining
4 5 (6.58%) MS Access
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.63%) DTS
6 2 (2.63%) SAP BI
6 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.32%) Xcelsius
7 1 (1.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) TestDirector
2 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.32%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (9.21%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
4 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.95%) Billing
5 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Law
6 2 (2.63%) Military
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Automotive
6 2 (2.63%) Electronics
7 1 (1.32%) French Language
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) SAP Consultant
2 13 (17.11%) Consultant
2 13 (17.11%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) SAP Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) SAP Support
4 8 (10.53%) CRM Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.21%) SAP Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Developer
5 7 (9.21%) ABAP Developer
5 7 (9.21%) SAP SD Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) SAP Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) SQL Data Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Support
7 5 (6.58%) Business Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Business Manager
7 5 (6.58%) SAP PS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) EDI
3 2 (2.63%) SAP XI
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.32%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.84%) AS400
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) CRM
2 21 (27.63%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.11%) ERP
4 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
5 10 (13.16%) ETL
6 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (11.84%) Project Management
6 9 (11.84%) Business Analysis
7 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Workflow
9 6 (7.89%) Change Management
9 6 (7.89%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) Functional Testing
9 6 (7.89%) SDLC
10 5 (6.58%) Customer Insight
10 5 (6.58%) Analytics
10 5 (6.58%) Marketing Analytics
10 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.63%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) ABAP
3 5 (6.58%) VB
4 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
4 3 (3.95%) VB6
5 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) ISEB
2 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) CCA
4 2 (2.63%) PMP
4 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 6 (7.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (14.47%) Siebel
3 10 (13.16%) Business Objects
4 9 (11.84%) HP
5 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Sybase