The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 16 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 Leicester region.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 64 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAP 14 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.33% 2.80% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 4.96% 4.80% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 11
Average salary £32,000 £41,250 £49,776
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.42% -17.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
282 271 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.92% 58.28% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 250 239 121
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
Leicestershire

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SAP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SAP Salary Trend in Leicester

SAP
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Leicester

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 6 (33.33%) SAP SRM
4 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 5 (27.78%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) VBA
4 5 (27.78%) VB6
4 5 (27.78%) VB
4 5 (27.78%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (22.22%) Commerce Server
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) MySQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Back Office
6 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (27.78%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (22.22%) Commerce Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SAP SRM
2 5 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.56%) SAP GRC
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) CRM Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) Ajax
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) MDX
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) E-Procurement
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Security
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 5 (27.78%) VBA
3 5 (27.78%) VB6
3 5 (27.78%) VB
3 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) ABAP
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) PHP5
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) VMware