The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 81 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAP 17 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.56% 0.59% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 1.18% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 19
Average salary £48,750 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £32,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +1.94%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
483 509 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.43% 50.45% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 434 427 389
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SAP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SAP Salary Trend in Kent

SAP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in Kent

SAP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Dartford +4 3 £70,000 +115.38%
Dover 0 1 £26,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £52,000 -
Chatham - 1 - -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 19 (46.34%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (39.02%) Telecoms
3 15 (36.59%) Finance
3 15 (36.59%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (34.15%) SAP BW
4 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (29.27%) ERP
6 11 (26.83%) Degree
7 10 (24.39%) Project Management
7 10 (24.39%) SAP HANA
8 9 (21.95%) Supplier Management
8 9 (21.95%) Manufacturing
9 8 (19.51%) Law
9 8 (19.51%) CEH
9 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
9 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
9 8 (19.51%) CISSP
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco
9 8 (19.51%) CCSP
9 8 (19.51%) CCNP
9 8 (19.51%) CCNA
9 8 (19.51%) SIEM
9 8 (19.51%) Big Data
9 8 (19.51%) Analytics
9 8 (19.51%) Cyber Security
10 7 (17.07%) SQL
10 7 (17.07%) SAP BI
11 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
11 6 (14.63%) Risk Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (7.32%) SAP ERP
3 2 (4.88%) SAP MII
3 2 (4.88%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (34.15%) SAP BW
3 10 (24.39%) SAP HANA
4 8 (19.51%) Big Data
5 7 (17.07%) SAP BI
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.32%) OLAP
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 16 (39.02%) Telecoms
2 15 (36.59%) Finance
3 9 (21.95%) Manufacturing
4 8 (19.51%) Law
5 5 (12.20%) Electronics
5 5 (12.20%) Marketing
6 3 (7.32%) Back Office
7 1 (2.44%) Retail
7 1 (2.44%) Legal
7 1 (2.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Business Objects Developer
2 7 (17.07%) SAP Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 7 (17.07%) SAP BI Developer
3 5 (12.20%) ArcSight Specialist
3 5 (12.20%) SAP Support
4 4 (9.76%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Operations Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) SAP Development Manager
5 3 (7.32%) SAP Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Development Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Support Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.20%) DTV
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) SCADA
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.44%) iSeries
5 1 (2.44%) PMI
5 1 (2.44%) VAX
5 1 (2.44%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (34.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (29.27%) ERP
4 10 (24.39%) Project Management
5 9 (21.95%) Supplier Management
6 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
6 8 (19.51%) SIEM
6 8 (19.51%) Analytics
6 8 (19.51%) Cyber Security
7 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
7 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.63%) Change Management
8 5 (12.20%) Security Management
8 5 (12.20%) ETL
8 5 (12.20%) Information Security
8 5 (12.20%) Business Continuity
8 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
8 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
9 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) COBOL
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) CEH
2 8 (19.51%) CCSP
2 8 (19.51%) CCNP
2 8 (19.51%) CCNA
2 8 (19.51%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.88%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) SAP Certification
5 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) P3O
3 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Cisco
2 5 (12.20%) TippingPoint
2 5 (12.20%) ArcSight
3 3 (7.32%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.44%) Wonderware
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter
5 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle