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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 44 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing SAP 22 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.35% 4.35% 3.10%
As % of the Vendors category 9.69% 9.82% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 14
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -6.36%
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
227 224 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.86% 44.27% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 178 205 208
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Chorley - 4 £43,750 - 1
Blackburn - 3 £50,000 - 1
Preston -3 1 £47,500 -9.52%
Burnley - 1 £40,000 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (28.57%) Logistics
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) ABAP
3 6 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) RedPrairie
4 5 (17.86%) SAP PI
4 5 (17.86%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (17.86%) SAP CO
4 5 (17.86%) SAP FI
5 4 (14.29%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) ERP
5 4 (14.29%) Workflow
5 4 (14.29%) Finance
5 4 (14.29%) SAP Business Workflow
5 4 (14.29%) FMCG
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) SAP PP
7 2 (7.14%) SAPscript
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (7.14%) LSMW
7 2 (7.14%) SAP QM
7 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) SAP PP-PI
7 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SAP FI
1 5 (17.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (17.86%) SAP CO
2 2 (7.14%) SAP PP-PI
2 2 (7.14%) SAP PP
2 2 (7.14%) SAP QM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Business One
3 1 (3.57%) SAP EHS
3 1 (3.57%) SAP SEM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PM
3 1 (3.57%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) LSMW
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Consultant
1 12 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (39.29%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) ABAP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) SAP Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SAP PI Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Support
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Support Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) SAP BW Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Payroll Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) SAP PI
2 4 (14.29%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (3.57%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (3.57%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Logistics
2 6 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Workflow
3 4 (14.29%) OO
3 4 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) Analytics
5 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
1 7 (25.00%) ABAP
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) SAPscript
4 1 (3.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) RedPrairie
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe
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