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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 42 44 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAP 61 45 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.75% 4.72% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 9.04% 8.74% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 53 31 18
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £25,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +85.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £32,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
675 515 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.61% 54.04% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 524 409 375
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Brentwood -10 15 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Chelmsford - 10 £40,000 -
Colchester +5 5 £55,000 -12.00%
Harlow -4 3 £45,000 +5.88%
SAP
East of England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (35.29%) CRM
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle
3 19 (22.35%) SQL
3 19 (22.35%) SAP FI
3 19 (22.35%) SAP CO
4 18 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (20.00%) ABAP
6 15 (17.65%) Finance
7 14 (16.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (16.47%) HP
7 14 (16.47%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (15.29%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (15.29%) CCA
8 13 (15.29%) Business Objects
8 13 (15.29%) ERP
8 13 (15.29%) ETL
8 13 (15.29%) SAP CRM
8 13 (15.29%) AS400
9 12 (14.12%) Banking
9 12 (14.12%) SAP FI-AP
10 11 (12.94%) SLA
10 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
11 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 10 (11.76%) Test Scripting
11 10 (11.76%) QA
12 9 (10.59%) SAP ERP
12 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (22.35%) SAP FI
1 19 (22.35%) SAP CO
2 14 (16.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (15.29%) SAP CRM
4 12 (14.12%) SAP FI-AP
5 9 (10.59%) SAP ERP
5 9 (10.59%) SAP SD
6 6 (7.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (4.71%) SAP PS
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Business One
10 1 (1.18%) Magento
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (1.18%) BASE24
10 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (1.18%) VisionPLUS
10 1 (1.18%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) NAS
1 1 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (15.29%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.88%) QlikView
3 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.88%) MySQL
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Law
3 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.88%) Billing
4 4 (4.71%) Legal
4 4 (4.71%) Automotive
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (45.88%) Analyst
2 28 (32.94%) SAP Support
3 19 (22.35%) Support Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) SAP Analyst
5 15 (17.65%) SAP Support Analyst
6 13 (15.29%) Consultant
6 13 (15.29%) Systems Support
7 11 (12.94%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (12.94%) Test Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Business Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 6 (7.06%) CRM Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) QlikView Developer
10 5 (5.88%) SAP Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) SAP SD Consultant
10 5 (5.88%) Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
11 4 (4.71%) Trainer
11 4 (4.71%) Business Project Manager
11 4 (4.71%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) EDI
2 2 (2.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.18%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) AS400
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) Life Science
3 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Windows
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) CRM
2 18 (21.18%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (15.29%) ERP
3 13 (15.29%) ETL
4 10 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 10 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.88%) Workflow
6 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (5.88%) Project Management
7 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.71%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.71%) Market Research
7 4 (4.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.53%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.35%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) ABAP
3 5 (5.88%) C
4 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.35%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) CCA
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) SAP Certification
5 2 (2.35%) ACCA
5 2 (2.35%) ISEB
5 2 (2.35%) CIMA
5 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) SLA
2 10 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle
2 14 (16.47%) HP
3 13 (15.29%) Business Objects
4 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.88%) Siebel
6 3 (3.53%) IPFX
6 3 (3.53%) Polycom
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco
7 2 (2.35%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.18%) VMware
8 1 (1.18%) Sybase
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (1.18%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £58,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago