The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 82 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 19 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.69% 1.33% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 2.91% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
601 481 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.47% 45.59% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 518 402 373
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
South East

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 25 July 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
Dartford - 5 £32,500 -
Dover - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £26,500 -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) Oracle
3 11 (31.43%) CRM
4 9 (25.71%) .NET
4 9 (25.71%) Marketing
5 8 (22.86%) JD Edwards
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) Analytics
6 7 (20.00%) ITIL
6 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (20.00%) ERP
7 6 (17.14%) PHP
7 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
7 6 (17.14%) OO
7 6 (17.14%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle CRM
7 6 (17.14%) FMCG
7 6 (17.14%) Magento
7 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
8 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
8 5 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) SAP ERP
8 5 (14.29%) Document Management
8 5 (14.29%) SAP BW
8 5 (14.29%) DataStage
8 5 (14.29%) IBM
8 5 (14.29%) Quality Management
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle CRM
1 6 (17.14%) Magento
2 5 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (8.57%) WebTrends
3 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 5 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 5 (14.29%) DataStage
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) DTS
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.86%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) TestDirector
1 2 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.71%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Architect
1 9 (25.71%) Applications Architect
2 6 (17.14%) SAP Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Data Quality Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Quality Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 3 (8.57%) HTML5
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.86%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) WinForms
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) FMCG
2 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) DTV
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (31.43%) CRM
3 8 (22.86%) Analytics
4 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.00%) ERP
4 7 (20.00%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.29%) Document Management
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (11.43%) SEO
8 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.57%) Pay per click
9 2 (5.71%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) PHP
3 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) JD Edwards
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco