The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Support role 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Support
Rank 219 240 218
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 32 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.098% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.10% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 25
Average salary £38,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.20% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £56,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
SAP Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6257 6755 6934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.29% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5470 5930
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SAP Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP Support in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP Support
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SAP Support Salary Trend in the North West

SAP Support
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP Support across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SAP Support Salary Histogram in the North West

SAP Support
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 Support within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +24 26 £37,750 -39.60%
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
SAP Support
England

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (53.49%) Finance
3 21 (48.84%) SAP FI
3 21 (48.84%) SAP CO
3 21 (48.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (23.26%) General Ledger
5 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
5 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
6 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
7 7 (16.28%) SAP MM
8 6 (13.95%) SAP PP
8 6 (13.95%) SAP SD
8 6 (13.95%) SQL
8 6 (13.95%) EDI
8 6 (13.95%) ERP
8 6 (13.95%) SLA
8 6 (13.95%) Degree
8 6 (13.95%) SAP Business One
9 5 (11.63%) Logistics
10 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.30%) SAP BW
11 3 (6.98%) SAP HR
11 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (6.98%) SAP WM
11 3 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.98%) SAP QM
11 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
11 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) IIS
1 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (48.84%) SAP FI
1 21 (48.84%) SAP CO
1 21 (48.84%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (16.28%) SAP MM
3 6 (13.95%) SAP PP
3 6 (13.95%) SAP SD
3 6 (13.95%) SAP Business One
4 3 (6.98%) SAP HR
4 3 (6.98%) SAP WM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP QM
4 3 (6.98%) SAP GRC
5 2 (4.65%) SAP HCM
6 1 (2.33%) SAP EHS
6 1 (2.33%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (6.98%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) General Ledger
3 8 (18.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) EDI
2 1 (2.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.95%) ERP
3 5 (11.63%) Logistics
4 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
4 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.98%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (6.98%) SAP Security
4 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.98%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.65%) System Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Time Management
5 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) CCA
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Sun
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Infor