The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI/CO 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 FI/CO over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP FICO
Rank 229 216 243
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 22 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.81% 4.35% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 17
Average salary £46,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.13% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
SAP FI/CO
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
577 620 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.29% 9.51% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 468 473 610
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SAP FI/CO
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP FI/CO Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SAP FI/CO Salary Trend in the North West

SAP FI/CO
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SAP FI/CO Salary Histogram in the North West

SAP FI/CO
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 FI/CO within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -4 12 £47,500 -20.83%
Cheshire +1 9 £46,500 -2.10%
SAP FI/CO
England

SAP FI/CO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP FI/CO 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 FI/CO.

1 80 (100.00%) SAP
1 80 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 80 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 64 (80.00%) Finance
3 19 (23.75%) Manufacturing
3 19 (23.75%) General Ledger
4 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (21.25%) SAP BW
4 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
5 15 (18.75%) ABAP
6 14 (17.50%) SAP BPC
6 14 (17.50%) SC Cleared
7 11 (13.75%) Degree
8 10 (12.50%) Project Management
9 9 (11.25%) Integration Testing
10 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 8 (10.00%) German Language
10 8 (10.00%) Hyperion
10 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
11 7 (8.75%) SAP CO-PA
12 5 (6.25%) ERP
12 5 (6.25%) CCA
12 5 (6.25%) SAP MM
12 5 (6.25%) SAP SD
13 4 (5.00%) Pegasus
13 4 (5.00%) Retail
13 4 (5.00%) LSMW

SAP FI/CO
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP FI/CO 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 FI/CO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 80 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 80 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 14 (17.50%) SAP BPC
3 5 (6.25%) SAP MM
3 5 (6.25%) SAP SD
4 2 (2.50%) SAP HR
4 2 (2.50%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (1.25%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.25%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.25%) Agresso
5 1 (1.25%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.25%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SAP BW
2 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) LSMW
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 64 (80.00%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Manufacturing
2 19 (23.75%) General Ledger
3 8 (10.00%) German Language
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (53.75%) Consultant
1 43 (53.75%) SAP Consultant
2 42 (52.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 28 (35.00%) Analyst
4 27 (33.75%) SAP Analyst
5 16 (20.00%) SAP Support
6 12 (15.00%) Business Analyst
7 11 (13.75%) SAP Business Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) SAP Support Analyst
8 8 (10.00%) Support Analyst
9 7 (8.75%) Support Consultant
9 7 (8.75%) SAP Support Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) SAP FI Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) SAP CO Consultant
10 4 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) SAP Manager
12 2 (2.50%) SAP Functional Analyst
12 2 (2.50%) Functional Analyst
12 2 (2.50%) Graduate
12 2 (2.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (1.25%) BAPI
2 1 (1.25%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) FMCG
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (12.50%) Project Management
3 9 (11.25%) Integration Testing
4 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) ERP
7 4 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.50%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.25%) Migration
10 1 (1.25%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (1.25%) ITIL
10 1 (1.25%) OO
10 1 (1.25%) CRM
10 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.25%) IT Governance
10 1 (1.25%) Logistics
10 1 (1.25%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (1.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) ABAP
2 3 (3.75%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.75%) Degree
4 5 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (1.25%) ACCA
5 1 (1.25%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.25%) GxP
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (10.00%) Hyperion
3 4 (5.00%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) Business Objects