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 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
SAP Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
Rank 245 221 263
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +42
Permanent jobs citing SAP BPC 3 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.043% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.50% 2.64% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 9
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
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
604 644 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.68% 9.93% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 497 489 744
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 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 -16 2 £37,500 -26.82%
Merseyside - 1 £47,500 -
SAP BPC
England

SAP BPC
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 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 18 (60.00%) SAP BW
4 15 (50.00%) Finance
5 14 (46.67%) Manufacturing
6 13 (43.33%) Degree
7 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 12 (40.00%) German Language
7 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 12 (40.00%) Hyperion
7 12 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
8 11 (36.67%) Project Management
9 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (23.33%) Procure-to-pay
10 7 (23.33%) Retail
11 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
11 3 (10.00%) SAP BI
12 2 (6.67%) SAP MM
12 2 (6.67%) SAP PP
12 2 (6.67%) SAP SD
12 2 (6.67%) C
12 2 (6.67%) Java
12 2 (6.67%) ABAP
12 2 (6.67%) SAP XI
12 2 (6.67%) Information Security
12 2 (6.67%) SAP Portal

SAP BPC
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 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 2 (6.67%) SAP Portal
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 18 (60.00%) SAP BW
2 12 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.00%) SAP BI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) BODI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (50.00%) 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 12 (40.00%) SAP Business Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Integrator
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SAP BI Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) SAP BW Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SAP XI
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Data Modelling
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (23.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Security
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.33%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) ABAP
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 3 (10.00%) Business Objects