The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 75 66 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -37
Permanent jobs citing SAP 121 135 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.02% 3.33% 7.85%
As % of the Vendors category 6.94% 7.50% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 91 115 225
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1743 1799 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.46% 44.36% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1517 1628
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
North West

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SAP Salary Trend in Manchester

SAP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Manchester

SAP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Salford - 4 £47,500 - 2
Bury - 2 £24,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £24,750 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 63 (26.92%) Finance
2 47 (20.09%) SAP FI
2 47 (20.09%) ABAP
3 45 (19.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 45 (19.23%) SAP CO
4 37 (15.81%) Logistics
4 37 (15.81%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (15.38%) SAP BW
6 35 (14.96%) Degree
7 34 (14.53%) SAP MM
7 34 (14.53%) ERP
8 31 (13.25%) Business Objects
8 31 (13.25%) BusinessObjects
9 28 (11.97%) CRM
10 27 (11.54%) SQL
10 27 (11.54%) Project Management
11 26 (11.11%) SAP SD
12 25 (10.68%) SQL Server
12 25 (10.68%) Security Cleared
13 24 (10.26%) Oracle
13 24 (10.26%) Manufacturing
14 21 (8.97%) Microsoft
15 19 (8.12%) Workflow
16 16 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (6.84%) SAP WM
16 16 (6.84%) EDI
16 16 (6.84%) MS Excel
17 15 (6.41%) .NET
17 15 (6.41%) Billing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (4.70%) IIS
2 9 (3.85%) NetWeaver
3 7 (2.99%) SAS
4 2 (0.85%) SAP Portal
4 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) Documentum
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.43%) Liferay
Applications
1 16 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.56%) MS Office
3 4 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 47 (20.09%) SAP FI
2 45 (19.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 45 (19.23%) SAP CO
3 34 (14.53%) SAP MM
4 26 (11.11%) SAP SD
5 16 (6.84%) SAP WM
6 14 (5.98%) SAP APO
6 14 (5.98%) SAP PP
7 13 (5.56%) SAP CRM
7 13 (5.56%) SAP SCM
8 12 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (5.13%) SAP SRM
9 11 (4.70%) SAP LE
9 11 (4.70%) SAP Business One
10 8 (3.42%) SAP AFS
11 7 (2.99%) SAP HR
11 7 (2.99%) Sage 200
11 7 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (2.56%) SAP BPC
13 5 (2.14%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.71%) LAN
1 4 (1.71%) WAN
2 3 (1.28%) WAAS
3 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) SAN
3 1 (0.43%) Intranet
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.38%) SAP BW
2 31 (13.25%) BusinessObjects
3 25 (10.68%) SQL Server
4 16 (6.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (6.41%) SAP HANA
6 13 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (4.27%) MySQL
8 9 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (2.56%) SAP BI
10 5 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.71%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (1.71%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.71%) OLAP
12 3 (1.28%) MS Access
12 3 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.28%) DataStage
12 3 (1.28%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (3.85%) LSMW
2 3 (1.28%) Hudson
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) JUnit
4 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.43%) Maven
4 1 (0.43%) Selenium
4 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.43%) Mockito
General
1 63 (26.92%) Finance
2 24 (10.26%) Manufacturing
3 15 (6.41%) Billing
4 13 (5.56%) Marketing
5 10 (4.27%) Retail
6 4 (1.71%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.28%) Electronics
7 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.28%) Legal
7 3 (1.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (38.46%) Consultant
2 80 (34.19%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (14.53%) Analyst
4 21 (8.97%) Developer
4 21 (8.97%) SAP Manager
5 18 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 17 (7.26%) SAP Analyst
7 16 (6.84%) Business Manager
8 15 (6.41%) SAP Support
8 15 (6.41%) Business Process Manager
8 15 (6.41%) Process Manager
9 14 (5.98%) Architect
10 13 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.70%) ABAP Consultant
11 11 (4.70%) Support Manager
11 11 (4.70%) SAP Logistics Consultant
12 10 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.84%) EDI
2 15 (6.41%) .NET
3 14 (5.98%) BAPI
4 12 (5.13%) jQuery
4 12 (5.13%) Web Dynpro
5 11 (4.70%) CSS
5 11 (4.70%) SAP Smart Forms
5 11 (4.70%) .NET Framework
6 10 (4.27%) NHibernate
6 10 (4.27%) LINQ
6 10 (4.27%) SAP PI
6 10 (4.27%) Spring.NET
6 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (4.27%) LESS
6 10 (4.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (4.27%) Web Services
6 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.85%) Middleware
7 9 (3.85%) SAP ALE
8 3 (1.28%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.27%) FMCG
2 8 (3.42%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.28%) DTV
3 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.85%) Social Media
4 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.43%) Statistics
5 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.43%) Blog
5 1 (0.43%) Open Source
5 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.43%) DataPower
5 1 (0.43%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.28%) Windows
1 3 (1.28%) Linux
2 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.81%) Logistics
1 37 (15.81%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (14.53%) ERP
3 28 (11.97%) CRM
4 27 (11.54%) Project Management
5 19 (8.12%) Workflow
6 16 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (5.13%) Migration
7 12 (5.13%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.70%) ETL
8 11 (4.70%) Programme Management
8 11 (4.70%) MVC
9 10 (4.27%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (4.27%) Data Migration
10 9 (3.85%) Analytics
11 8 (3.42%) Data Management
11 8 (3.42%) OO
12 7 (2.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.09%) ABAP
2 27 (11.54%) SQL
3 11 (4.70%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.70%) C#
4 10 (4.27%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.85%) Java
6 6 (2.56%) SAPscript
7 2 (0.85%) VBA
7 2 (0.85%) VB
8 1 (0.43%) PHP
8 1 (0.43%) C
8 1 (0.43%) XAML
8 1 (0.43%) XPath
8 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (14.96%) Degree
2 25 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.99%) PMP
3 7 (2.99%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.85%) CISA
4 2 (0.85%) CISSP
4 2 (0.85%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.85%) ACCA
5 1 (0.43%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) CISM
5 1 (0.43%) CIMA
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (13.25%) Business Objects
2 24 (10.26%) Oracle
3 21 (8.97%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.98%) Pegasus
5 11 (4.70%) Epicor
5 11 (4.70%) Sage
6 10 (4.27%) HP
7 5 (2.14%) Cognos
7 5 (2.14%) Siebel
7 5 (2.14%) CODA
8 4 (1.71%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.28%) IBM
9 3 (1.28%) Informatica
9 3 (1.28%) Citrix
9 3 (1.28%) Teradata
10 2 (0.85%) Infor
10 2 (0.85%) VMware
10 2 (0.85%) Open Text
11 1 (0.43%) Adobe
11 1 (0.43%) Baan
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Salford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 6K Car Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago