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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 82 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAP 18 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.64% 1.15% 3.14%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 2.35% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 25
Average salary £46,250 £27,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.18% -50.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
508 510 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.35% 49.04% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 431 457 406
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Tonbridge +11 8 £45,000 -18.18%
Folkestone - 1 £47,500 -
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (42.86%) Project Management
2 14 (40.00%) .NET
3 12 (34.29%) SAP MM
3 12 (34.29%) Resource Management
4 11 (31.43%) ERP
5 10 (28.57%) Finance
6 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
6 9 (25.71%) Programme Management
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle
6 9 (25.71%) JD Edwards
6 9 (25.71%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (20.00%) Logistics
7 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 7 (20.00%) SAP PP
8 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.14%) C#
9 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.29%) CSS
9 5 (14.29%) MVC
9 5 (14.29%) Electronics
9 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 5 (14.29%) Change Management
9 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (14.29%) Marketing
9 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (14.29%) jQuery
9 5 (14.29%) MVVM
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (11.43%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (34.29%) SAP MM
2 9 (25.71%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (20.00%) SAP PP
4 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (11.43%) SAP SCM
6 3 (8.57%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (2.86%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.29%) Electronics
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) SAP MM Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) SAP PP Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Coordinator
4 4 (11.43%) ERP Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) ERP Support
4 4 (11.43%) PMO Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) SAP MM Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) SAP MM Support
4 4 (11.43%) SAP PP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.29%) CSS
2 5 (14.29%) jQuery
3 3 (8.57%) EDI
4 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) FMCG
1 4 (11.43%) PMI
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) CCTV
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Home Automation
2 1 (2.86%) iSeries
2 1 (2.86%) VAX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (34.29%) Resource Management
3 11 (31.43%) ERP
4 9 (25.71%) Programme Management
5 7 (20.00%) Logistics
5 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.29%) Change Management
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 5 (14.29%) MVVM
7 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (11.43%) Dependency Management
7 4 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (8.57%) Information Security
8 3 (8.57%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C#
2 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) COBOL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CISM
2 3 (8.57%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) P3O
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) JD Edwards
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) JDA
4 2 (5.71%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.86%) Baan
5 1 (2.86%) CODA
5 1 (2.86%) Epicor
5 1 (2.86%) MAPICS
5 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.86%) Sage