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 3 September 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 28 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 34 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.90% 4.44% 4.63%
As % of the Vendors category 14.91% 10.05% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 24
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £27,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £58,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +2.94%
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
228 219 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.25% 44.15% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 193 170 194
Average salary £30,459 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Chorley +2 15 £42,500 - 2
Darwen - 3 £46,500 -
Nelson - 2 £39,000 -
Preston +2 1 £25,250 -46.84% 1
Blackburn -11 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Ormskirk - 1 £42,500 - 1
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (33.33%) ERP
2 17 (29.82%) Business Analysis
3 16 (28.07%) EDI
4 12 (21.05%) webMethods
4 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (21.05%) Manufacturing
5 11 (19.30%) SAP Basis
6 10 (17.54%) Finance
7 9 (15.79%) EDIFACT
7 9 (15.79%) SAP HCM
7 9 (15.79%) Time Management
7 9 (15.79%) TRADACOMS
7 9 (15.79%) HTTPS
7 9 (15.79%) FTP
7 9 (15.79%) HTTP
7 9 (15.79%) XML Schema
7 9 (15.79%) SQL
7 9 (15.79%) XML
8 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (12.28%) Marketing
9 7 (12.28%) Electronics
9 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
9 7 (12.28%) Programme Management
9 7 (12.28%) Java
9 7 (12.28%) SAP PP
9 7 (12.28%) DTV
9 7 (12.28%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (8.77%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) SAP HCM
2 7 (12.28%) SAP PP
2 7 (12.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (8.77%) SAP HR
4 4 (7.02%) SAP SD
4 4 (7.02%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (5.26%) SAP WM
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (3.51%) SAP SCM
6 2 (3.51%) Agresso
7 1 (1.75%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) FTP
1 9 (15.79%) HTTP
1 9 (15.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 7 (12.28%) Electronics
3 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.28%) Marketing
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) SAP Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Consultant
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) EDI Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Functional Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) webMethods Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) SAP Functional Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) ERP Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Help Desk Advisor
9 2 (3.51%) webMethods Developer
9 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) EDI
2 11 (19.30%) SAP Basis
3 9 (15.79%) XML
3 9 (15.79%) XML Schema
3 9 (15.79%) EDIFACT
4 2 (3.51%) .NET
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) TRADACOMS
2 7 (12.28%) DTV
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) UNIX
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
1 5 (8.77%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) ERP
2 17 (29.82%) Business Analysis
3 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (15.79%) Time Management
5 7 (12.28%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (12.28%) Programme Management
6 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) SAP Security
7 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
9 3 (5.26%) Logistics
10 2 (3.51%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) ITIL
10 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.75%) Quality Management
11 1 (1.75%) Validation
11 1 (1.75%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) ABAP
4 2 (3.51%) VBA
4 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) webMethods
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.75%) Software AG
3 1 (1.75%) Mentor Graphics
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago