The table below looks at the statistics for SAP APO skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 602 626 604
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 26 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.032% 0.043%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.92% 0.46% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 18
Average salary £64,000 £60,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £90,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -14.28%
SAP APO
England

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

Business Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2836 3283 3287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.47% 7.04% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2381 2694 2677
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAP APO
Salary Trend in London

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

SAP APO Salary Trend in London

SAP APO
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP APO across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in London

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 54 (65.06%) Manufacturing
3 50 (60.24%) SAP MM
3 50 (60.24%) SAP PP
4 45 (54.22%) Finance
5 44 (53.01%) Logistics
6 40 (48.19%) FMCG
7 34 (40.96%) Network Planning
8 33 (39.76%) SAP BW
9 27 (32.53%) SAP SCM
10 16 (19.28%) SAP Implementation
10 16 (19.28%) SAP WM
11 13 (15.66%) SAP Certification
11 13 (15.66%) Degree
12 12 (14.46%) Quality Management
12 12 (14.46%) SAP QM
13 10 (12.05%) SAP SD
13 10 (12.05%) ABAP
14 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (10.84%) Project Management
14 9 (10.84%) SAP HANA
15 7 (8.43%) ITIL
16 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
17 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
18 4 (4.82%) Supply Chain Management
18 4 (4.82%) Lean Six Sigma
18 4 (4.82%) SAP PP-PI
18 4 (4.82%) System Testing
18 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
18 4 (4.82%) Back Office

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SAP APO 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 APO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Office
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 50 (60.24%) SAP MM
1 50 (60.24%) SAP PP
2 27 (32.53%) SAP SCM
3 16 (19.28%) SAP WM
4 12 (14.46%) SAP QM
5 10 (12.05%) SAP SD
6 4 (4.82%) SAP PP-PI
7 3 (3.61%) SAP MII
8 2 (2.41%) SAP FI
8 2 (2.41%) SAP CO
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (1.20%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (1.20%) SAP FI-AP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) SAP BW
2 9 (10.84%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
General
1 54 (65.06%) Manufacturing
2 45 (54.22%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 75 (90.36%) Consultant
1 75 (90.36%) SAP Consultant
2 51 (61.45%) SAP APO Consultant
3 25 (30.12%) Senior Consultant
3 25 (30.12%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 13 (15.66%) SAP MM Consultant
5 10 (12.05%) SAP WM Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) SAP Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) SAP Business Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Functional Consultant
7 7 (8.43%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) SAP PP Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Functional Consultant
11 2 (2.41%) SAP Architect
11 2 (2.41%) SAP SCM Consultant
11 2 (2.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Middleware
2 1 (1.20%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 40 (48.19%) FMCG
2 1 (1.20%) User Experience
2 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) Logistics
2 34 (40.96%) Network Planning
3 16 (19.28%) SAP Implementation
4 12 (14.46%) Quality Management
5 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.84%) Project Management
6 7 (8.43%) ITIL
7 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.82%) Lean Six Sigma
9 4 (4.82%) Supply Chain Management
9 4 (4.82%) System Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Six Sigma
9 4 (4.82%) BPR
9 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.41%) GAP Analysis
11 1 (1.20%) Workflow
11 1 (1.20%) Validation
11 1 (1.20%) Migration
11 1 (1.20%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) ABAP
2 1 (1.20%) SAPscript
2 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) SAP Certification
1 13 (15.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe
2 1 (1.20%) Ariba
2 1 (1.20%) Infor
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle