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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 92 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 5 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% 3.07% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 8.09% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 31 1
Average salary £63,971 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.67% -24.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
524 408 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.14% 37.99% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 433 360 341
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
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 2 October 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
Dover - 2 £65,000 -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) CRM
3 8 (28.57%) ERP
3 8 (28.57%) Marketing
4 7 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) JD Edwards
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (17.86%) Finance
6 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 5 (17.86%) Document Management
6 5 (17.86%) SAP ERP
6 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (14.29%) Magento
7 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (14.29%) Electronics
7 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) OO
7 4 (14.29%) CSS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (17.86%) SAP ERP
2 4 (14.29%) Magento
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.57%) WebTrends
4 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) IP Telephony
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) DTS
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) TestDirector
1 2 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.29%) Electronics
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
1 9 (32.14%) Applications Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Applications Support Specialist
2 5 (17.86%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (17.86%) Support Specialist
2 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.29%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Head of IT
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) HTML5
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) WinForms
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) DTV
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
1 9 (32.14%) CRM
1 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (28.57%) ERP
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Document Management
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) HNC
3 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) JD Edwards
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) SolidWorks
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Cadence
4 1 (3.57%) Google