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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 100 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 10 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.86% 2.95% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 7.36% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 2
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,500 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
580 489 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.91% 40.05% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 520 441 325
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Tonbridge - 2 £55,000 -
Dover - 1 £65,000 - 1
SAP
South East

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Security Management
3 4 (26.67%) DTV
3 4 (26.67%) Electronics
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (20.00%) Document Management
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Assistant
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Junior
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) Ajax
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) DTV
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Security Management
2 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (26.67%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
3 3 (20.00%) Document Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HNC
2 1 (6.67%) HND
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
2 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.67%) SolidWorks
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cadence
3 1 (6.67%) EMC