The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 38 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing ERP 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.59% 1.92% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.19% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
ERP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
281 457 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 80.75% 87.88% 86.46%
Number of salaries quoted 236 398 324
Average salary £35,625 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ERP across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ERP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

ERP Salary Trend in Lancashire

ERP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Chorley - 6 £40,000 -
Preston +9 3 £32,500 -7.14% 2
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing ERP 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 ERP.

1 33 (78.57%) SAP
2 29 (69.05%) Business Analysis
3 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
4 17 (40.48%) Translating Business Requirements
4 17 (40.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (33.33%) SAP HR
6 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
7 8 (19.05%) SAP HCM
7 8 (19.05%) Time Management
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
8 7 (16.67%) SAP FI
8 7 (16.67%) Finance
8 7 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (16.67%) SAP CO
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco
9 6 (14.29%) Windows
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.90%) HTML
10 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.90%) CSS
10 5 (11.90%) SAP Basis
11 4 (9.52%) SAP EP
11 4 (9.52%) Web Dynpro
11 4 (9.52%) ABAP
11 4 (9.52%) Java
11 4 (9.52%) SAP Portal
11 4 (9.52%) Web Development
11 4 (9.52%) User Experience

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) SAP EP
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Portal
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (33.33%) SAP HR
2 8 (19.05%) SAP HCM
3 7 (16.67%) SAP CO
3 7 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 7 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (7.14%) Line 500
4 3 (7.14%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Broadband
1 3 (7.14%) DHCP
1 3 (7.14%) DNS
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
1 3 (7.14%) PBX
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
1 3 (7.14%) VPN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
4 11 (26.19%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 10 (23.81%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) ERP Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) HR Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) SAP FI Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) SAP HR Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Developer
8 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Project Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.76%) RPG Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Systems Support
9 2 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) CSS
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
1 5 (11.90%) SAP Basis
2 4 (9.52%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (9.52%) SAPUI5
2 4 (9.52%) Web Dynpro
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) XSD
4 2 (4.76%) XSLT
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) User Experience
2 3 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
1 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) Business Analysis
2 17 (40.48%) Translating Business Requirements
3 8 (19.05%) Time Management
4 4 (9.52%) SDLC
4 4 (9.52%) Web Development
5 3 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
5 3 (7.14%) CRM
5 3 (7.14%) Document Management
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.14%) Security Management
5 3 (7.14%) Service Continuity Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Licensing
5 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.76%) EAI
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) ABAP
3 4 (9.52%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) RPG
5 2 (4.76%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) Security Cleared
2 17 (40.48%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) SAP
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) BT
3 3 (7.14%) Dell
3 3 (7.14%) Lotus
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Sage
3 3 (7.14%) SonicWALL