The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Lancashire region.

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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 51 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 9 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.97% 3.33% 5.94%
As % of the Vendors category 4.74% 7.41% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 37
Average salary £39,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £56,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
190 216 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.48% 45.00% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 157 193 240
Average salary £31,500 £28,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
North West

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SAP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SAP Salary Trend in Lancashire

SAP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +6 6 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Blackburn +2 1 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Preston -7 1 £45,000 -14.28% 2
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Migration
2 16 (38.10%) SAP Basis
3 13 (30.95%) SAP xMII
3 13 (30.95%) SUSE
3 13 (30.95%) Business Continuity
3 13 (30.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (30.95%) AIX
3 13 (30.95%) Linux
3 13 (30.95%) J2EE
3 13 (30.95%) Oracle
3 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
3 13 (30.95%) DB2
3 13 (30.95%) IIS
3 13 (30.95%) Apache
3 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
3 13 (30.95%) SAP BW
3 13 (30.95%) Middleware
3 13 (30.95%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (30.95%) SAP HANA
3 13 (30.95%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (23.81%) Business Transformation
4 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
4 10 (23.81%) Change Management
5 6 (14.29%) Service Management
5 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (14.29%) Finance
5 6 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (30.95%) IIS
1 13 (30.95%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 3 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) SAP xMII
2 6 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 6 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (14.29%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.38%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.38%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.38%) SAP EHS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
1 13 (30.95%) DB2
1 13 (30.95%) SAP BW
1 13 (30.95%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
1 6 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Administrator
1 13 (30.95%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 13 (30.95%) SAP Administrator
2 10 (23.81%) SAP Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Backup Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) SAP Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) SAP Programme Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Programme Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Support
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) SAP Basis
2 13 (30.95%) J2EE
2 13 (30.95%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) AIX
2 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) SUSE
2 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Migration
2 13 (30.95%) Business Continuity
2 13 (30.95%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (30.95%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (23.81%) Change Management
3 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.81%) Business Transformation
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics
7 1 (2.38%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) ABAP
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
1 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.29%) Symantec
2 6 (14.29%) IBM
2 6 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (2.38%) RedPrairie
Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago