The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 24 30 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs citing SAP 45 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.82% 6.33% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 18.00% 14.14% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 5
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
SAP
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
250 198 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.02% 44.80% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 220 167 199
Average salary £35,170 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram 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 30 January 2015. 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
Ormskirk - 19 £47,500 - 2
Chorley -5 9 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Accrington - 1 £72,500 -
Preston - 1 - -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 36 (48.00%) ABAP
2 18 (24.00%) Oracle
3 17 (22.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
5 12 (16.00%) Finance
5 12 (16.00%) SAP HR
5 12 (16.00%) SAP WM
5 12 (16.00%) SAP Basis
5 12 (16.00%) SAP Payroll
5 12 (16.00%) SAP Implementation
6 10 (13.33%) Logistics
6 10 (13.33%) SAP SD
6 10 (13.33%) Java
7 8 (10.67%) SAP BW
7 8 (10.67%) Aerospace
7 8 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
8 7 (9.33%) Change Control
8 7 (9.33%) ERP
8 7 (9.33%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.00%) Life Science
9 6 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (8.00%) SAP CO
9 6 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
9 6 (8.00%) CRM
9 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (8.00%) Project Management
9 6 (8.00%) SAP FI
10 5 (6.67%) Migration
10 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (5.33%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 12 (16.00%) SAP HR
1 12 (16.00%) SAP WM
1 12 (16.00%) SAP Payroll
2 10 (13.33%) SAP SD
3 6 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (8.00%) SAP CO
3 6 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (8.00%) SAP FI
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.33%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.33%) SAP xMII
7 1 (1.33%) SAP LE
7 1 (1.33%) SAP QM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.67%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.33%) DB2
4 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) LSMW
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Aerospace
3 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 33 (44.00%) Consultant
1 33 (44.00%) SAP Consultant
2 28 (37.33%) Analyst
3 21 (28.00%) SAP Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) SAP HR Consultant
6 8 (10.67%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) SAP SD Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 7 (9.33%) Payroll Consultant
7 7 (9.33%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Developer
9 4 (5.33%) ABAP Developer
9 4 (5.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) SAP WM Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) SAP Business Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) SAP Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (5.33%) BAPI
3 3 (4.00%) SAP Business Workflow
3 3 (4.00%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.67%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.33%) Middleware
5 1 (1.33%) EDI
5 1 (1.33%) .NET
5 1 (1.33%) J2EE
5 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Life Science
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) FMCG
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) SUSE
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) AIX
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (16.00%) SAP Implementation
3 10 (13.33%) Logistics
4 8 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.33%) Change Control
5 7 (9.33%) ERP
5 7 (9.33%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.00%) CRM
6 6 (8.00%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Migration
7 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.00%) Workflow
8 3 (4.00%) Matrix Management
9 2 (2.67%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.67%) OO
10 1 (1.33%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL
10 1 (1.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) ABAP
2 10 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (5.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.33%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) C++
4 1 (1.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe
3 1 (1.33%) Citrix
3 1 (1.33%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.33%) RedPrairie
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