The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP SE.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 54 80 59
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAP 284 221 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.35% 3.10% 4.28%
As % of the Vendors category 9.96% 7.06% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 227 156 272
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,627 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2852 3130 3209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.64% 43.97% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2254 2487 2725
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SAP Salary Trend in the North West

SAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in the North West

SAP
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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 +16 138 £47,500 - 17
Cheshire +16 46 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Merseyside +40 42 £47,500 -1.04% 2
Lancashire +1 24 £45,750 +1.66% 7
Cumbria -3 5 £55,000 +73.90% 2
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP 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.

1 154 (30.56%) Finance
2 106 (21.03%) Manufacturing
3 91 (18.06%) SQL
4 88 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
5 82 (16.27%) SAP FI
6 77 (15.28%) Oracle
6 77 (15.28%) SAP CO
7 76 (15.08%) SAP FI/CO
8 75 (14.88%) SQL Server
9 65 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 65 (12.90%) Project Management
9 65 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 56 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 54 (10.71%) Microsoft
12 50 (9.92%) ERP
13 49 (9.72%) SAP MM
14 48 (9.52%) Logistics
15 46 (9.13%) BusinessObjects
16 45 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 44 (8.73%) EDI
18 41 (8.13%) Degree
18 41 (8.13%) CRM
18 41 (8.13%) SAP PP
19 38 (7.54%) General Ledger
20 37 (7.34%) ABAP
21 36 (7.14%) Java
21 36 (7.14%) SAP SD
21 36 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
22 33 (6.55%) Migration
23 31 (6.15%) JD Edwards

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.37%) NetWeaver
3 7 (1.39%) Apache Pig
3 7 (1.39%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.39%) SAS
3 7 (1.39%) Apache
4 5 (0.99%) Documentum
5 4 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.60%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.60%) Lync
6 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.40%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.20%) IIS
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 56 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.77%) MS Office
3 8 (1.59%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.99%) MS Project
4 5 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 82 (16.27%) SAP FI
2 77 (15.28%) SAP CO
3 76 (15.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 49 (9.72%) SAP MM
5 41 (8.13%) SAP PP
6 36 (7.14%) SAP SD
7 26 (5.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 26 (5.16%) Dynamics CRM
8 25 (4.96%) SAP SCM
9 24 (4.76%) Dynamics GP
10 20 (3.97%) SAP QM
11 18 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
12 17 (3.37%) SAP BPC
13 15 (2.98%) Dynamics NAV
14 14 (2.78%) SAP APO
15 13 (2.58%) SAP FSCM
16 12 (2.38%) SAP HR
16 12 (2.38%) SAP Business One
17 10 (1.98%) Agresso
17 10 (1.98%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.98%) FTP
1 15 (2.98%) HTTP
1 15 (2.98%) HTTPS
2 8 (1.59%) SAN
2 8 (1.59%) NAS
3 7 (1.39%) DNS
4 4 (0.79%) DHCP
4 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.40%) VoIP
5 2 (0.40%) PABX
6 1 (0.20%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.20%) LAN
6 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.13%) BusinessObjects
3 45 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (5.36%) SAP BW
5 23 (4.56%) SAP HANA
6 22 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (4.37%) DB2
6 22 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (3.37%) SAP Data Services
9 13 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.18%) QlikView
11 10 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (1.98%) SAP BI
12 9 (1.79%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.79%) Big Data
13 8 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Power View
14 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (3.77%) LSMW
2 6 (1.19%) Hudson
3 5 (0.99%) SpecFlow
4 4 (0.79%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.60%) Selenium
5 3 (0.60%) JUnit
5 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.60%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.40%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (0.20%) MSTest
7 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.20%) ProC
7 1 (0.20%) NUnit
7 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.20%) Subversion
7 1 (0.20%) SilkTest
General
1 154 (30.56%) Finance
2 106 (21.03%) Manufacturing
3 38 (7.54%) General Ledger
4 27 (5.36%) Marketing
5 23 (4.56%) Banking
5 23 (4.56%) Electronics
5 23 (4.56%) Telecoms
6 21 (4.17%) Retail
7 5 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.79%) Back Office
8 4 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.60%) German Language
9 3 (0.60%) Legal
9 3 (0.60%) Front Office
10 2 (0.40%) Automotive
10 2 (0.40%) Billing
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 181 (35.91%) Analyst
2 125 (24.80%) Consultant
3 114 (22.62%) SAP Consultant
4 103 (20.44%) SAP Analyst
5 58 (11.51%) Business Analyst
6 52 (10.32%) Developer
7 43 (8.53%) SAP Support
8 36 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 35 (6.94%) SAP Business Analyst
10 34 (6.75%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 34 (6.75%) SAP Manager
11 28 (5.56%) Project Manager
12 25 (4.96%) Data Analyst
13 24 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
14 22 (4.37%) SAP Support Analyst
15 16 (3.17%) Data Consultant
15 16 (3.17%) SAP Support Consultant
15 16 (3.17%) SAP Data Consultant
15 16 (3.17%) Support Consultant
16 14 (2.78%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.73%) EDI
2 24 (4.76%) SAP Basis
3 23 (4.56%) .NET
4 19 (3.77%) XML
5 18 (3.57%) BAPI
6 15 (2.98%) EDIFACT
6 15 (2.98%) XML Schema
7 12 (2.38%) HTML
8 10 (1.98%) CSS
9 7 (1.39%) jQuery
10 5 (0.99%) Web Services
10 5 (0.99%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.79%) Web Dynpro
11 4 (0.79%) SAP Smart Forms
11 4 (0.79%) SAP XI
11 4 (0.79%) HTML5
11 4 (0.79%) CSS3
12 3 (0.60%) Akka
12 3 (0.60%) Spring
12 3 (0.60%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.56%) FMCG
3 23 (4.56%) DTV
4 19 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.98%) TRADACOMS
6 8 (1.59%) Statistics
7 7 (1.39%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.99%) User Experience
10 4 (0.79%) Life Science
10 4 (0.79%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.79%) Data Conversion
10 4 (0.79%) PMI
11 3 (0.60%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.40%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.40%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.16%) Windows
2 17 (3.37%) UNIX
3 9 (1.79%) AIX
4 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.99%) Linux
6 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (12.90%) Project Management
2 65 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (9.92%) ERP
4 48 (9.52%) Logistics
5 41 (8.13%) CRM
6 36 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
7 33 (6.55%) Migration
8 31 (6.15%) Business Analysis
9 30 (5.95%) Programme Management
10 27 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (4.96%) Data Analysis
11 25 (4.96%) ITIL
12 23 (4.56%) Data Migration
12 23 (4.56%) Digital Marketing
13 20 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (3.77%) ETL
14 19 (3.77%) Quality Management
15 18 (3.57%) Analytics
16 17 (3.37%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 91 (18.06%) SQL
2 37 (7.34%) ABAP
3 36 (7.14%) Java
4 10 (1.98%) Python
4 10 (1.98%) T-SQL
5 9 (1.79%) COBOL
6 7 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.19%) C#
7 6 (1.19%) C++
8 5 (0.99%) VBA
8 5 (0.99%) SAPscript
9 3 (0.60%) VB
9 3 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.40%) C
10 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.20%) Groovy
11 1 (0.20%) Clojure
11 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (8.13%) Degree
2 22 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.98%) ISEB
5 7 (1.39%) CCA
6 6 (1.19%) SAP Certification
6 6 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.79%) MCITP
8 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.79%) MCSE
9 3 (0.60%) MCSA
10 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.40%) HND
10 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.20%) AAT
11 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.20%) ACCA
11 1 (0.20%) CIMA
11 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.98%) SLA
2 6 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.60%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (1.39%) HDFS
2 4 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.60%) XenApp
3 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.79%) SCCM
2 3 (0.60%) SCOM
3 2 (0.40%) WSUS
3 2 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.20%) SCSM
4 1 (0.20%) Control-M
4 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 77 (15.28%) Oracle
2 54 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.15%) JD Edwards
4 27 (5.36%) Sage
5 24 (4.76%) IBM
6 19 (3.77%) Cognos
6 19 (3.77%) Epicor
7 18 (3.57%) webMethods
8 14 (2.78%) VMware
9 12 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (2.18%) Hyperion
11 9 (1.79%) Citrix
11 9 (1.79%) Tableau
12 7 (1.39%) Veeam
12 7 (1.39%) Hortonworks
12 7 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (0.99%) Teradata
13 5 (0.99%) Remedy
13 5 (0.99%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.99%) hybris
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