The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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 68 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAP 28 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.88% 2.82% 3.82%
As % of the Vendors category 6.90% 5.61% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 26
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £49,776
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,740 £36,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
406 374 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.73% 50.20% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 355 320 228
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +13.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

SAP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

SAP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

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

SAP Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

SAP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Leicester -11 14 £32,000 -22.42% 1
Hinckley - 8 £70,000 -
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 15 (31.25%) ERP
1 15 (31.25%) Retail
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 12 (25.00%) Degree
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) Logistics
4 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.75%) Linux
5 9 (18.75%) CRM
5 9 (18.75%) Finance
5 9 (18.75%) Back Office
6 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.67%) Data Management
6 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 7 (14.58%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (14.58%) SAP SRM
7 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
7 7 (14.58%) JD Edwards
7 7 (14.58%) Middleware
7 7 (14.58%) Network Design
7 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
7 7 (14.58%) Asset Management
7 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.58%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Law
7 7 (14.58%) Legal
7 7 (14.58%) Migration
8 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 6 (12.50%) SharePoint

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.33%) Commerce Server
4 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) Lync
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) SAP SRM
2 5 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (8.33%) SAP MM
4 3 (6.25%) SAP ERP
4 3 (6.25%) SAP LE
5 2 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (4.17%) SAP Business One
5 2 (4.17%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.08%) Sage 1000
6 1 (2.08%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) DB2
3 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.08%) NUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (31.25%) Retail
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Back Office
3 7 (14.58%) Law
3 7 (14.58%) Legal
4 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (10.42%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.08%) Electronics
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Architect
2 10 (20.83%) Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Applications Architect
4 7 (14.58%) IT Programme Manager
4 7 (14.58%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Systems Architect
5 5 (10.42%) PHP Developer
6 4 (8.33%) CRM Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SAP MM Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Web Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.17%) ERP Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Middleware
2 6 (12.50%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) Ajax
3 5 (10.42%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) DTV
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ERP
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 11 (22.92%) Logistics
3 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.75%) CRM
5 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.67%) Data Management
5 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 7 (14.58%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (14.58%) Network Design
6 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
6 7 (14.58%) Asset Management
6 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.58%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 5 (10.42%) OO
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 5 (10.42%) VB
3 5 (10.42%) Perl
3 5 (10.42%) PHP
3 5 (10.42%) C#
3 5 (10.42%) VBA
3 5 (10.42%) VB6
3 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.25%) ABAP
4 3 (6.25%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) PHP5
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Vagrant
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.25%) Ansible
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) JD Edwards
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.17%) Sage
3 2 (4.17%) Epicor
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos
4 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.08%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Teradata