The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 5 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 20.00% 5.41% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 11.76% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £91,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SAP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 66.67% 45.95% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 9
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

SAP
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

SAP Salary Trend in the Home Counties

SAP
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 11 (73.33%) ABAP
1 11 (73.33%) SAP R/3
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
1 11 (73.33%) Automotive
1 11 (73.33%) Manufacturing
1 11 (73.33%) BAPI
1 11 (73.33%) LSMW
1 11 (73.33%) Logistics
1 11 (73.33%) SAP SCM
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) SAP LE
2 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) SAP MM
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (13.33%) SAP ERP
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Adobe

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 11 (73.33%) SAP R/3
1 11 (73.33%) SAP SCM
2 8 (53.33%) SAP LE
3 3 (20.00%) SAP MM
4 2 (13.33%) SAP ERP
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) LSMW
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
1 11 (73.33%) Automotive
1 11 (73.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) SAP MM Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Logistics
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Licensing
4 1 (6.67%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) ABAP
2 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Altiris