The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 86 98 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs citing ERP 196 170 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.82% 2.62% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 3.19% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 168 136 149
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,750 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £60,000 £66,850
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
ERP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5743 5334 6320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.56% 82.23% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4924 4457 5446
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ERP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ERP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ERP Salary Trend in the North West

ERP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ERP Salary Histogram in the North West

ERP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Manchester +3 122 £45,000 +45.16% 16
Cheshire -16 37 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Merseyside +24 15 £52,500 +69.35% 1
Lancashire -3 11 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Cumbria +1 5 £45,000 - 3
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing ERP 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 ERP.

1 131 (32.59%) Microsoft
2 115 (28.61%) SQL
3 104 (25.87%) Finance
4 99 (24.63%) MS Excel
5 91 (22.64%) SAP
6 85 (21.14%) Project Management
7 81 (20.15%) SQL Server
8 76 (18.91%) Manufacturing
9 72 (17.91%) CRM
10 71 (17.66%) Windows
11 69 (17.16%) Oracle
12 61 (15.17%) Degree
13 60 (14.93%) Dynamics AX
14 53 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (12.94%) .NET
16 50 (12.44%) SharePoint
16 50 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
16 50 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
17 49 (12.19%) HTML
18 43 (10.70%) CSS
19 37 (9.20%) Dynamics NAV
20 36 (8.96%) PHP
21 33 (8.21%) JavaScript
22 29 (7.21%) MS Office
22 29 (7.21%) jQuery
23 27 (6.72%) Migration
24 26 (6.47%) Change Management
24 26 (6.47%) Sage
24 26 (6.47%) Crystal Reports
24 26 (6.47%) C#

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (12.44%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.49%) Drupal
7 5 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.00%) CMS
8 4 (1.00%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.25%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 99 (24.63%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.21%) MS Office
3 6 (1.49%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 60 (14.93%) Dynamics AX
2 37 (9.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 22 (5.47%) Oracle ERP
4 21 (5.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (3.73%) SAP ERP
5 15 (3.73%) Dynamics GP
6 14 (3.48%) SAP Business One
7 13 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (3.23%) Sage 200
8 11 (2.74%) Agresso
9 6 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (1.24%) SAP FI
10 5 (1.24%) SAP CO
10 5 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (1.24%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (1.24%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (1.00%) SAP SCM
12 3 (0.75%) SAP APO
12 3 (0.75%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.72%) SaaS
2 16 (3.98%) Office 365
3 15 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.75%) PaaS
5 3 (0.75%) IaaS
6 2 (0.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.98%) LAN
1 16 (3.98%) WAN
2 11 (2.74%) DNS
2 11 (2.74%) DHCP
3 10 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.24%) Internet
5 7 (1.74%) Firewall
6 6 (1.49%) WAAS
6 6 (1.49%) Wireless
6 6 (1.49%) VPN
7 5 (1.24%) MPLS
7 5 (1.24%) WLAN
7 5 (1.24%) VLAN
8 2 (0.50%) Intranet
9 1 (0.25%) VoIP
9 1 (0.25%) HTTP
9 1 (0.25%) SAN
9 1 (0.25%) PABX
9 1 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (20.15%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.47%) Crystal Reports
2 26 (6.47%) MySQL
3 22 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (3.73%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.49%) SAP BW
10 9 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.74%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.24%) Essbase
13 5 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (1.24%) Big Data
14 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
15 2 (0.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Visual Studio
1 7 (1.74%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.50%) JIRA
3 2 (0.50%) ERwin
4 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) Sahi
4 1 (0.25%) RSpec
4 1 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 104 (25.87%) Finance
2 76 (18.91%) Manufacturing
3 25 (6.22%) Retail
4 18 (4.48%) Advertising
5 12 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.49%) Marketing
7 5 (1.24%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
9 3 (0.75%) German Language
9 3 (0.75%) Banking
10 2 (0.50%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.50%) French Language
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 69 (17.16%) Developer
2 66 (16.42%) Consultant
3 62 (15.42%) Analyst
4 30 (7.46%) Project Manager
4 30 (7.46%) Support Analyst
5 28 (6.97%) Architect
5 28 (6.97%) PHP Developer
6 26 (6.47%) Business Analyst
7 20 (4.98%) ERP Consultant
8 17 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (3.73%) Product Manager
9 15 (3.73%) IT Support
10 14 (3.48%) Implementation Consultant
11 13 (3.23%) Business Consultant
12 12 (2.99%) ERP Implementation Consultant
13 11 (2.74%) Applications Support
13 11 (2.74%) Support Engineer
13 11 (2.74%) Systems Accountant
13 11 (2.74%) Head of IT
14 10 (2.49%) Business Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.94%) .NET
2 49 (12.19%) HTML
3 43 (10.70%) CSS
4 29 (7.21%) jQuery
5 17 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 15 (3.73%) XML
6 15 (3.73%) .NET Framework
7 14 (3.48%) Web Services
8 10 (2.49%) Symfony
9 9 (2.24%) EDI
9 9 (2.24%) HTML5
10 8 (1.99%) CSS3
10 8 (1.99%) XSL
11 7 (1.74%) Middleware
12 3 (0.75%) EDIFACT
13 1 (0.25%) XSLT
13 1 (0.25%) SOAP
13 1 (0.25%) SAP XI
13 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (0.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.73%) Open Source
5 11 (2.74%) FMCG
6 8 (1.99%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.74%) Replication
7 7 (1.74%) Life Science
8 5 (1.24%) AS400
8 5 (1.24%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.50%) User Experience
10 2 (0.50%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.25%) LIMS
11 1 (0.25%) Clustering
11 1 (0.25%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.25%) Social Media
11 1 (0.25%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.66%) Windows
2 9 (2.24%) Windows XP
2 9 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (2.24%) Windows 8
3 6 (1.49%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.24%) Linux
5 4 (1.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.50%) UNIX
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.14%) Project Management
2 72 (17.91%) CRM
3 50 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (6.72%) Migration
5 26 (6.47%) Change Management
5 26 (6.47%) Business Analysis
6 23 (5.72%) Document Management
7 20 (4.98%) Product Management
7 20 (4.98%) Time Management
7 20 (4.98%) PRINCE2
8 17 (4.23%) TOGAF
9 16 (3.98%) GAP Analysis
10 15 (3.73%) Scrum
11 14 (3.48%) Mentoring
11 14 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (3.23%) User Stories
12 13 (3.23%) Competitive Intelligence
13 12 (2.99%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 115 (28.61%) SQL
2 36 (8.96%) PHP
3 33 (8.21%) JavaScript
4 26 (6.47%) C#
4 26 (6.47%) T-SQL
5 21 (5.22%) VB
6 20 (4.98%) VBA
7 18 (4.48%) Java
8 13 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.49%) C
10 9 (2.24%) VBScript
10 9 (2.24%) C++
10 9 (2.24%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.74%) X++
12 5 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.00%) VB6
14 3 (0.75%) ABAP
15 2 (0.50%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.25%) Perl
16 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (15.17%) Degree
2 18 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.48%) ACCA
4 12 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.99%) CIMA
7 7 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.74%) AAT
8 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.75%) CIPFA
8 3 (0.75%) MBA
8 3 (0.75%) ICAEW
8 3 (0.75%) CIPD
9 1 (0.25%) MCP
9 1 (0.25%) MCSE
9 1 (0.25%) MCSA
9 1 (0.25%) MCTS
9 1 (0.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.23%) QA
2 9 (2.24%) SLA
3 8 (1.99%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.24%) vSphere
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.74%) Oracle EDQ
2 5 (1.24%) SCCM
2 5 (1.24%) WSUS
2 5 (1.24%) WMI
3 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 131 (32.59%) Microsoft
2 91 (22.64%) SAP
3 69 (17.16%) Oracle
4 26 (6.47%) Sage
5 21 (5.22%) Pegasus
6 18 (4.48%) Epicor
6 18 (4.48%) VMware
7 14 (3.48%) Business Objects
8 12 (2.99%) JD Edwards
8 12 (2.99%) Cisco
9 11 (2.74%) Hyperion
9 11 (2.74%) SYSPRO
10 10 (2.49%) Zend
11 9 (2.24%) Cognos
12 7 (1.74%) Infor
12 7 (1.74%) Talend
13 6 (1.49%) Ipanema Technologies
13 6 (1.49%) Avaya
13 6 (1.49%) IBM
13 6 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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