The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 84 77 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing ERP 196 215 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.72% 2.98% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 3.82% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 144 186 173
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5853 5624 5752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.35% 77.92% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4775 5046
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
ERP
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Manchester +1 110 £38,750 -13.88% 21
Cheshire +1 54 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Lancashire -8 18 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Merseyside -13 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 135 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 96 (26.30%) SQL
3 93 (25.48%) MS Excel
4 84 (23.01%) Project Management
5 83 (22.74%) CRM
6 76 (20.82%) SQL Server
7 74 (20.27%) Finance
8 69 (18.90%) Windows
9 67 (18.36%) SAP
9 67 (18.36%) Dynamics NAV
10 62 (16.99%) Oracle
11 61 (16.71%) Business Intelligence
12 52 (14.25%) Degree
13 48 (13.15%) PRINCE2
14 47 (12.88%) .NET
14 47 (12.88%) Manufacturing
15 41 (11.23%) Dynamics AX
16 36 (9.86%) ITIL
17 35 (9.59%) CSS
17 35 (9.59%) HTML
17 35 (9.59%) Sage
18 34 (9.32%) Business Analysis
19 33 (9.04%) Retail
20 32 (8.77%) MySQL
21 31 (8.49%) C#
22 30 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
23 28 (7.67%) JavaScript
24 27 (7.40%) Dynamics CRM
24 27 (7.40%) SaaS
24 27 (7.40%) Enterprise Software

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 26 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.19%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.92%) CMS
5 5 (1.37%) nginx
5 5 (1.37%) Apache
6 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.55%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 2 (0.55%) AquaLogic
8 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.27%) Lync
9 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 93 (25.48%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 67 (18.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 41 (11.23%) Dynamics AX
3 27 (7.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (5.48%) SAP Business One
5 16 (4.38%) Sage 200
6 13 (3.56%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (3.29%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (3.01%) Dynamics GP
9 9 (2.47%) Agresso
10 8 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (2.19%) SAP ERP
10 8 (2.19%) SAP AFS
11 7 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (1.64%) Oracle 11i
12 6 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
12 6 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
12 6 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
13 5 (1.37%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.40%) SaaS
2 20 (5.48%) Office 365
3 12 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) PaaS
4 2 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.47%) Firewall
2 9 (2.47%) Internet
3 5 (1.37%) WAN
4 4 (1.10%) LAN
4 4 (1.10%) VoIP
5 3 (0.82%) WAAS
5 3 (0.82%) DHCP
5 3 (0.82%) HTTP
5 3 (0.82%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Network Security
6 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (20.82%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.77%) MySQL
3 24 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (3.29%) Big Data
6 12 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.47%) DTS
8 7 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.64%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.37%) QlikView
10 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.10%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.37%) Subversion
3 4 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.27%) LSMW
General
1 74 (20.27%) Finance
2 47 (12.88%) Manufacturing
3 33 (9.04%) Retail
4 19 (5.21%) Marketing
5 17 (4.66%) Advertising
6 7 (1.92%) Back Office
7 6 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.10%) French Language
9 3 (0.82%) Banking
9 3 (0.82%) German Language
9 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 2 (0.55%) Local Government
10 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.55%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 61 (16.71%) Developer
2 50 (13.70%) Consultant
3 41 (11.23%) Project Manager
4 36 (9.86%) Analyst
5 32 (8.77%) Architect
6 20 (5.48%) Applications Support
7 19 (5.21%) Service Manager
8 17 (4.66%) PHP Developer
9 15 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
10 14 (3.84%) Junior
10 14 (3.84%) Administrator
10 14 (3.84%) Product Manager
11 13 (3.56%) ERP Manager
11 13 (3.56%) Business Analyst
11 13 (3.56%) Support Analyst
11 13 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (3.56%) IT Project Manager
11 13 (3.56%) Systems Manager
12 12 (3.29%) Services Delivery Manager
12 12 (3.29%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.88%) .NET
2 35 (9.59%) CSS
2 35 (9.59%) HTML
3 19 (5.21%) XML
4 16 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 15 (4.11%) jQuery
5 15 (4.11%) Middleware
6 9 (2.47%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.47%) EDI
7 8 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (1.92%) Web Services
9 6 (1.64%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (1.64%) LINQ
10 5 (1.37%) Spring
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
12 1 (0.27%) SAP Basis
12 1 (0.27%) SAP XI
12 1 (0.27%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.40%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (5.21%) Open Source
3 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (1.64%) FMCG
6 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
7 3 (0.82%) Clustering
8 2 (0.55%) PMI
8 2 (0.55%) Replication
8 2 (0.55%) Statistics
9 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.27%) iPhone
9 1 (0.27%) Kindle
9 1 (0.27%) iPad
9 1 (0.27%) AS400
9 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.27%) EPoS
9 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.90%) Windows
2 18 (4.93%) Linux
3 8 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.10%) UNIX
6 3 (0.82%) AIX
7 2 (0.55%) HPUX
7 2 (0.55%) Solaris
7 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.01%) Project Management
2 83 (22.74%) CRM
3 61 (16.71%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (13.15%) PRINCE2
5 36 (9.86%) ITIL
6 34 (9.32%) Business Analysis
7 30 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (6.85%) E-Commerce
8 25 (6.85%) Time Management
9 23 (6.30%) Service Delivery
10 21 (5.75%) Change Management
11 17 (4.66%) Product Management
12 15 (4.11%) Document Management
13 14 (3.84%) Competitive Intelligence
14 13 (3.56%) Logistics
14 13 (3.56%) Migration
15 12 (3.29%) Scrum
15 12 (3.29%) Business Transformation
16 11 (3.01%) Business Development
16 11 (3.01%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (26.30%) SQL
2 31 (8.49%) C#
3 28 (7.67%) JavaScript
4 24 (6.58%) Java
5 23 (6.30%) PHP
6 11 (3.01%) C
7 10 (2.74%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.64%) VBA
9 4 (1.10%) VBScript
9 4 (1.10%) VB
10 3 (0.82%) X++
10 3 (0.82%) C++
11 2 (0.55%) ABAP
12 1 (0.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.27%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.27%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.27%) RPG
12 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (14.25%) Degree
2 15 (4.11%) PMI Certification
2 15 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (3.56%) PMP
4 8 (2.19%) ACCA
5 6 (1.64%) CIMA
6 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.82%) MCITP
7 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.82%) MCSE
7 3 (0.82%) MCSA
8 2 (0.55%) ISEB
8 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.55%) AAT
9 1 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.27%) MBA
9 1 (0.27%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.93%) SLA
2 7 (1.92%) QA
2 7 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (4.93%) Hyper-V
2 12 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.82%) DFS Replication
3 3 (0.82%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (1.92%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 135 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 67 (18.36%) SAP
3 62 (16.99%) Oracle
4 35 (9.59%) Sage
5 22 (6.03%) Epicor
5 22 (6.03%) Pegasus
6 11 (3.01%) JD Edwards
7 10 (2.74%) Hitachi
8 8 (2.19%) IBM
8 8 (2.19%) SYSPRO
9 7 (1.92%) Talend
10 6 (1.64%) CODA
11 4 (1.10%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.10%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.10%) Infor
12 3 (0.82%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.82%) RedPrairie
12 3 (0.82%) VMware
12 3 (0.82%) Baan
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Tectre Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 per year dependent on proven experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Home working, Car allowance, Expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum various bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, h/care, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + OTE and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 day Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £35,000 + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Progress Housing Group
Salary: From £23,348 to £28,646 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
North East or North West
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Circa £40,000 - £45,000 pa plus benefits depending on skills
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago