The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP 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 PP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 241 212 174
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -38
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 10 25 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.37% 1.01%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.74% 3.97% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 34
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.38%
SAP PP
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
575 629 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.34% 9.43% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 464 483 618
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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 PP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP PP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SAP PP Salary Trend in the North West

SAP PP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP PP across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SAP PP Salary Histogram in the North West

SAP PP
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 PP within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 March 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 -11 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
SAP PP
England

SAP PP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP PP 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 PP.

1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (67.74%) SAP QM
3 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (48.39%) Process Management
4 15 (48.39%) SAP WM
5 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
6 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
7 7 (22.58%) SAP SCM
8 6 (19.35%) SAP MM
9 4 (12.90%) Logistics
10 3 (9.68%) SAP APO
11 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
11 2 (6.45%) Finance
11 2 (6.45%) Document Management
11 2 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
11 2 (6.45%) Kanban
11 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
11 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
12 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
12 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
12 1 (3.23%) ERP
12 1 (3.23%) Pegasus
12 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
12 1 (3.23%) Degree
12 1 (3.23%) SAP BPC
12 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP PP 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 PP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 21 (67.74%) SAP QM
2 15 (48.39%) SAP WM
3 7 (22.58%) SAP SCM
4 6 (19.35%) SAP MM
5 3 (9.68%) SAP APO
6 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
6 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
6 1 (3.23%) SAP BPC
6 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Consultant
1 16 (51.61%) SAP Consultant
1 16 (51.61%) SAP QM Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) SAP Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SAP PP Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Functional Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Support
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Process Management
2 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
3 4 (12.90%) Logistics
4 2 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (6.45%) Kanban
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Document Management
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Pegasus