The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 23 65 38
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAP 35 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.85% 0.92% 5.05%
As % of the Vendors category 12.64% 1.94% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £35,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,250 £47,500 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
277 309 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 54.21% 47.39% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 202 255 202
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,400 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SAP Salary Trend in Merseyside

SAP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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

SAP Salary Histogram in Merseyside

SAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Liverpool - 15 £45,000 - 3
Southport - 4 £40,000 - 1
Wirral - 4 £75,000 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Manufacturing
2 14 (29.17%) Project Management
3 13 (27.08%) SAP Basis
4 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (22.92%) DB2
5 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.75%) MS Office
6 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 8 (16.67%) NetWeaver
7 8 (16.67%) ABAP
8 7 (14.58%) Oracle
8 7 (14.58%) CRM
8 7 (14.58%) Migration
8 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
8 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.58%) Change Control
9 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) NAS
9 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 6 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (12.50%) SAN
9 6 (12.50%) SLA
9 6 (12.50%) ITIL
9 6 (12.50%) UNIX

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (16.67%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Project
2 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (8.33%) SAP SD
3 3 (6.25%) SAP ERP
3 3 (6.25%) SAP HR
4 2 (4.17%) SAP BPC
4 2 (4.17%) SAP MM
4 2 (4.17%) Maximo
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (2.08%) SAP PP
5 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
5 1 (2.08%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) SAN
1 6 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) DB2
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
5 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) DTS
6 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.08%) OLAP
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.08%) Essbase
6 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos Transformer
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
4 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 4 (8.33%) Electronics
4 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) French Language
6 1 (2.08%) German Language
6 1 (2.08%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Consultant
1 9 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (14.58%) Developer
3 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.50%) SAP Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 3 (6.25%) SAP Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) IT Director
7 2 (4.17%) Service Support Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Senior SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) SAP Basis
2 3 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (6.25%) BAPI
3 2 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (2.08%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 6 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) FMCG
3 4 (8.33%) DTV
4 3 (6.25%) PMI
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Life Science
5 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.17%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) UNIX
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Project Management
2 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.58%) CRM
4 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (14.58%) Change Control
5 6 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) ERP
7 4 (8.33%) ETL
7 4 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) ABAP
2 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
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