The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 52 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAP 200 150 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.80% 4.06% 5.92%
As % of the Vendors category 10.83% 9.24% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 144 121 159
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -4.76%
SAP
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1846 1623 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.31% 43.95% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1360 1480
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Bolton - 5 £50,000 -
Bury - 5 £24,000 -
Cheadle - 3 £40,000 - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £47,500 -
Wigan - 2 £48,750 -
Salford - 1 £55,000 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 75 (24.19%) ABAP
2 71 (22.90%) SAP MM
3 70 (22.58%) Logistics
4 68 (21.94%) Finance
5 63 (20.32%) SAP CO
5 63 (20.32%) SAP FI
6 62 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 54 (17.42%) Security Cleared
8 51 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
9 50 (16.13%) Business Objects
10 49 (15.81%) CRM
11 47 (15.16%) Project Management
12 46 (14.84%) Manufacturing
13 43 (13.87%) SAP SD
13 43 (13.87%) EDI
13 43 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (13.55%) ERP
14 42 (13.55%) SAP BW
14 42 (13.55%) Degree
15 37 (11.94%) FMCG
16 34 (10.97%) SAP CRM
17 30 (9.68%) Retail
17 30 (9.68%) SAP Implementation
18 28 (9.03%) Migration
18 28 (9.03%) SAP WM
19 26 (8.39%) SAP APO
20 25 (8.06%) SQL
20 25 (8.06%) Workflow
21 23 (7.42%) SAP SCM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 7 (2.26%) SAP Portal
2 4 (1.29%) CMS
3 3 (0.97%) SAS
3 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.65%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.32%) Documentum
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) Liferay
Applications
1 17 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.23%) MS Office
3 5 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 71 (22.90%) SAP MM
2 63 (20.32%) SAP FI
2 63 (20.32%) SAP CO
3 62 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 43 (13.87%) SAP SD
5 34 (10.97%) SAP CRM
6 28 (9.03%) SAP WM
7 26 (8.39%) SAP APO
8 23 (7.42%) SAP SCM
9 21 (6.77%) SAP BPC
10 17 (5.48%) SAP PP
11 16 (5.16%) SAP LE
12 11 (3.55%) SAP Business One
12 11 (3.55%) SAP QM
12 11 (3.55%) Dynamics NAV
13 10 (3.23%) SAP HR
13 10 (3.23%) SAP SRM
13 10 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
14 8 (2.58%) SAP Retail
15 7 (2.26%) SAP AFS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.90%) WAN
1 9 (2.90%) LAN
1 9 (2.90%) WAAS
2 1 (0.32%) VoIP
2 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.32%) Intranet
2 1 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
2 42 (13.55%) SAP BW
3 19 (6.13%) SQL Server
4 16 (5.16%) SAP BI
5 10 (3.23%) SAP HANA
6 9 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.26%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.61%) MS Access
10 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.65%) Big Data
12 2 (0.65%) Xcelsius
12 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (5.16%) LSMW
2 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.97%) JIRA
2 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.97%) Hudson
2 3 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.32%) JUnit
4 1 (0.32%) Mockito
4 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.32%) Maven
General
1 68 (21.94%) Finance
2 46 (14.84%) Manufacturing
3 30 (9.68%) Retail
4 21 (6.77%) Marketing
5 14 (4.52%) Billing
6 8 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.29%) Electronics
7 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.29%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.29%) Banking
8 3 (0.97%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 145 (46.77%) Consultant
2 124 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
3 49 (15.81%) Analyst
4 36 (11.61%) SAP Analyst
5 26 (8.39%) Developer
6 25 (8.06%) SAP Support
7 24 (7.74%) SAP MM Consultant
8 23 (7.42%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 21 (6.77%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 20 (6.45%) Architect
11 17 (5.48%) Business Analyst
11 17 (5.48%) SAP Manager
12 15 (4.84%) SAP Developer
12 15 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (4.84%) ABAP Developer
13 14 (4.52%) SAP APO Consultant
13 14 (4.52%) SAP Business Analyst
13 14 (4.52%) Support Consultant
13 14 (4.52%) Senior Consultant
13 14 (4.52%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.87%) EDI
2 17 (5.48%) BAPI
3 16 (5.16%) SAP Smart Forms
4 14 (4.52%) SAP ALE
5 12 (3.87%) SAP XI
6 10 (3.23%) .NET
7 8 (2.58%) Middleware
8 7 (2.26%) SAP PI
9 5 (1.61%) Web Dynpro
9 5 (1.61%) HTML
10 4 (1.29%) CSS
10 4 (1.29%) jQuery
10 4 (1.29%) SAP CO-PA
10 4 (1.29%) HTML5
11 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.97%) CSS3
11 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.65%) JSP
12 2 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.94%) FMCG
3 13 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.29%) User Experience
5 4 (1.29%) DTV
5 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.65%) GIS
7 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.32%) Social Media
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.32%) Statistics
8 1 (0.32%) Blog
8 1 (0.32%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.32%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.94%) Windows
2 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.58%) Logistics
2 49 (15.81%) CRM
3 47 (15.16%) Project Management
4 43 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (13.55%) ERP
6 30 (9.68%) SAP Implementation
7 28 (9.03%) Migration
8 25 (8.06%) Workflow
9 22 (7.10%) Data Migration
10 18 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (5.16%) Supply Chain Management
12 15 (4.84%) OO
13 13 (4.19%) Network Planning
14 11 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (2.90%) Load Balancing
16 9 (2.90%) Programme Management
16 9 (2.90%) Procure-to-pay
16 9 (2.90%) People Management
17 8 (2.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 75 (24.19%) ABAP
2 25 (8.06%) SQL
3 12 (3.87%) Java
4 7 (2.26%) C#
5 6 (1.94%) SAPscript
6 4 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.97%) VBA
8 2 (0.65%) VB
8 2 (0.65%) C
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (17.42%) Security Cleared
2 42 (13.55%) Degree
3 6 (1.94%) SAP Certification
4 3 (0.97%) CCA
5 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) PMP
5 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.65%) ACCA
5 2 (0.65%) CIMA
6 1 (0.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.26%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (16.13%) Business Objects
2 20 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.55%) Epicor
3 11 (3.55%) Pegasus
3 11 (3.55%) Sage
4 10 (3.23%) Oracle
5 9 (2.90%) Ipanema Technologies
6 7 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.26%) CODA
7 5 (1.61%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.97%) HP
8 3 (0.97%) Citrix
8 3 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.97%) Siebel
8 3 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.65%) Infor
9 2 (0.65%) Twitter
9 2 (0.65%) Open Text
9 2 (0.65%) Cognos
9 2 (0.65%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Car, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: to £70k Base plus bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
MRP Global
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Inclusive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + car, healthcare, life, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
MRP Global
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago