The first table below looks at the demand for SAP APO skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Business Applications category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 185 164 132
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -32
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 1 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.61% 0.99%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 5.33% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 31
Average salary - £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -8.33%
Business Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
421 469 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.40% 11.43% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 336 364 325
Average salary £50,000 £46,063 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.54% -3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
SAP APO
North West

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP APO
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SAP APO Salary Trend in Manchester

SAP APO
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (100.00%) SAP
1 15 (100.00%) SAP PP
2 14 (93.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Pegasus
4 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 15 (100.00%) SAP PP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
General
1 14 (93.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PP Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) SAP APO Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Pegasus