The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BPC 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 SAP BPC over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 243 217 249
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Permanent jobs citing SAP BPC 9 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.45% 3.17% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 10
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -6.81%
SAP BPC
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
620 695 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.48% 10.36% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 508 546 787
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SAP BPC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP BPC across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP BPC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP BPC
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SAP BPC Salary Trend in the North West

SAP BPC
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 SAP BPC within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 -17 5 £47,500 -7.31%
Cheshire - 3 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP BPC 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 BPC.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (70.00%) SAP FI
2 21 (70.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (70.00%) SAP CO
3 17 (56.67%) SAP BW
4 16 (53.33%) Finance
5 14 (46.67%) Manufacturing
5 14 (46.67%) Degree
6 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 12 (40.00%) Hyperion
7 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 12 (40.00%) German Language
8 11 (36.67%) Project Management
9 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (23.33%) Retail
9 7 (23.33%) Procure-to-pay
10 3 (10.00%) SAP BI
11 2 (6.67%) C
11 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.67%) ETL
11 2 (6.67%) SAP SD
11 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
11 2 (6.67%) SAP PP
11 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
12 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
12 1 (3.33%) ABAP
12 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
12 1 (3.33%) ITIL

SAP BPC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP BPC 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 BPC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 21 (70.00%) SAP FI
1 21 (70.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 21 (70.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
2 2 (6.67%) SAP PP
2 2 (6.67%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SAP BW
2 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) SAP BI
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) BODI
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Manufacturing
3 12 (40.00%) German Language
4 7 (23.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Local Government
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
1 15 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 14 (46.67%) Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (23.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) SAP BI Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Business Objects Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Support
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 11 (36.67%) Project Management
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (23.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft