The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 50 75 40
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -35
Permanent jobs citing SAP 28 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.80% 2.39% 5.29%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 4.92% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -24.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
SAP
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
308 427 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.85% 48.69% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 212 360 246
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Leicester +31 13 £42,500 +37.09%
Hinckley - 2 - -
SAP
East Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 25 (30.86%) Retail
2 22 (27.16%) ITIL
3 18 (22.22%) Finance
4 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
6 10 (12.35%) Logistics
6 10 (12.35%) Project Management
6 10 (12.35%) SQL
6 10 (12.35%) Degree
7 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 9 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 9 (11.11%) Java
7 9 (11.11%) SAP BW
7 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.88%) ISEB
8 8 (9.88%) ERP
8 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
8 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.88%) Manual Testing
9 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
9 7 (8.64%) Windows
9 7 (8.64%) Data Management
9 7 (8.64%) Manufacturing
10 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
10 6 (7.41%) Mentoring

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) NetWeaver
3 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.47%) Documentum
5 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP SD
1 3 (3.70%) SAP PP
1 3 (3.70%) SAP QM
2 2 (2.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.47%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.47%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.47%) ENOVIA
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) SAP SRM
2 2 (2.47%) SAP PLM
3 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.23%) Magento
3 1 (1.23%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.23%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) WAN
2 2 (2.47%) DHCP
2 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.17%) SAP BI
4 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.47%) MySQL
5 2 (2.47%) DB2
5 2 (2.47%) MS Access
5 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.47%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Ant
1 2 (2.47%) Subversion
1 2 (2.47%) Maven
1 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (30.86%) Retail
2 18 (22.22%) Finance
3 7 (8.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) Analyst
2 17 (20.99%) SAP Analyst
3 14 (17.28%) Business Analyst
4 12 (14.81%) Coordinator
5 9 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.41%) Programme Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) SAP Business Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) SAP BI Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Test Leader
8 4 (4.94%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Solutions Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) SAP Test Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.94%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) XML
2 1 (1.23%) Ajax
2 1 (1.23%) jQuery
2 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) EPoS
3 4 (4.94%) FMCG
4 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) ITIL
2 14 (17.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.35%) Project Management
4 10 (12.35%) Logistics
5 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 9 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
6 8 (9.88%) ERP
6 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.88%) Manual Testing
7 7 (8.64%) Data Management
8 6 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.17%) Document Management
9 5 (6.17%) ETL
9 5 (6.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (4.94%) Perl
3 4 (4.94%) PHP
4 3 (3.70%) VB
5 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.47%) VBScript
5 2 (2.47%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) PHP5
5 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) VB6
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) ABAP
6 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) ISEB
3 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.94%) SAP Certification
5 3 (3.70%) CIPD
6 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Business Objects
2 4 (4.94%) IBM
3 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.47%) SolidWorks
5 1 (1.23%) hybris
5 1 (1.23%) Symantec
5 1 (1.23%) ATG
5 1 (1.23%) Pegasus