The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 1 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAP 59 5 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.22% 4.03% 18.08%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 11.63% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50 5 41
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £67,700 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +1.94%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 43 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 62.43% 34.68% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 100 33 105
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £104,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Salary Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 40 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 33 (34.38%) Change Management
3 31 (32.29%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (28.13%) Finance
5 24 (25.00%) ERP
5 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (23.96%) CRM
7 22 (22.92%) Retail
8 20 (20.83%) ABAP
8 20 (20.83%) Project Management
9 19 (19.79%) SAP SD
9 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
10 18 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 18 (18.75%) SAP HANA
11 17 (17.71%) Analytics
11 17 (17.71%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (16.67%) SAP MM
12 16 (16.67%) SAP Certification
12 16 (16.67%) Games
12 16 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 16 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
12 16 (16.67%) Logistics
12 16 (16.67%) SAP ERP
12 16 (16.67%) SaaS
13 14 (14.58%) Management Information System
14 13 (13.54%) Aerospace
15 12 (12.50%) Oracle
16 11 (11.46%) SAP PP
16 11 (11.46%) Automotive
16 11 (11.46%) Service Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (6.25%) NetWeaver
2 4 (4.17%) SAS
3 3 (3.13%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.04%) SAP Portal
4 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (19.79%) SAP SD
2 16 (16.67%) SAP MM
2 16 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 11 (11.46%) SAP PP
4 9 (9.38%) SAP HCM
5 7 (7.29%) SAP APO
6 5 (5.21%) SAP CRM
7 4 (4.17%) SAP QM
7 4 (4.17%) SAP WM
7 4 (4.17%) SAP MII
8 3 (3.13%) SAP MDM
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (2.08%) Agresso
9 2 (2.08%) Lawson
9 2 (2.08%) SAP Retail
9 2 (2.08%) Academy Housing
9 2 (2.08%) arcHouse
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (2.08%) Orchard Housing
9 2 (2.08%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) SAP HANA
2 10 (10.42%) SAP BW
3 8 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (6.25%) SAP BI
4 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (6.25%) Xcelsius
5 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.17%) Big Data
5 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.13%) Sqoop
6 3 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.04%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (2.08%) LSMW
3 1 (1.04%) TestPartner
General
1 40 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 27 (28.13%) Finance
3 22 (22.92%) Retail
4 16 (16.67%) Games
5 13 (13.54%) Aerospace
6 11 (11.46%) Automotive
7 8 (8.33%) Back Office
8 4 (4.17%) Publishing
8 4 (4.17%) Billing
8 4 (4.17%) Marketing
9 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
10 2 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (1.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Consultant
2 18 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
3 15 (15.63%) Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Architect
5 9 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Forecast Analyst
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Support Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) SAP Manager
7 7 (7.29%) Support Consultant
8 6 (6.25%) Sales Manager
9 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) SAP BI Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Management Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Programme Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Portfolio Manager
11 3 (3.13%) SAP BW Consultant
12 2 (2.08%) SAP CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) SAP XI
1 3 (3.13%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.08%) SAP ALE
2 2 (2.08%) Middleware
2 2 (2.08%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (2.08%) BAPI
3 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 14 (14.58%) Management Information System
4 9 (9.38%) EPoS
5 8 (8.33%) Statistics
5 8 (8.33%) User Experience
6 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.08%) PMI
8 2 (2.08%) Replication
8 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.04%) DTV
9 1 (1.04%) Social Media
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) UNIX
1 2 (2.08%) VMS
2 1 (1.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Change Management
2 31 (32.29%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (25.00%) ERP
4 23 (23.96%) CRM
5 20 (20.83%) Project Management
6 17 (17.71%) Analytics
7 16 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
7 16 (16.67%) Logistics
8 11 (11.46%) Service Management
8 11 (11.46%) SAP Implementation
9 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.38%) Project Planning
10 9 (9.38%) TOGAF
11 8 (8.33%) Data Management
11 8 (8.33%) PLM
11 8 (8.33%) Process Management
11 8 (8.33%) Migration
11 8 (8.33%) Coaching
11 8 (8.33%) Lean Manufacturing
12 7 (7.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) ABAP
2 4 (4.17%) Java
2 4 (4.17%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) R
3 2 (2.08%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.04%) Python
4 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.04%) Perl
4 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) SAP Certification
2 8 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) AAT
3 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.08%) ACCA
3 2 (2.08%) CIMA
3 2 (2.08%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.71%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (12.50%) Oracle
4 7 (7.29%) Infor
5 6 (6.25%) Epicor
5 6 (6.25%) Sage
6 4 (4.17%) CA
6 4 (4.17%) IBM
6 4 (4.17%) Tableau
7 3 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.08%) Pegasus
8 2 (2.08%) CODA
8 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.08%) Sun
8 2 (2.08%) ATG
8 2 (2.08%) Northgate
8 2 (2.08%) Civica
8 2 (2.08%) Capita
8 2 (2.08%) Orchard
8 2 (2.08%) hybris