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 26 May 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 63 99 49
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -50
Permanent jobs citing SAP 247 167 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.05% 2.44% 5.12%
As % of the Vendors category 8.98% 5.50% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 206 116 302
Average salary £45,000 £49,250 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +4.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,500 £50,625
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +3.70%
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
2752 3034 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.14% 44.37% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 2443 2723
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +18 122 £47,500 -5.00% 27
Cheshire +39 60 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Lancashire +2 20 £45,750 +6.39% 5
Merseyside +26 16 £44,500 +4.09% 3
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 149 (30.91%) Finance
2 81 (16.80%) SQL
3 76 (15.77%) Oracle
3 76 (15.77%) Manufacturing
4 71 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (14.32%) SAP FI
6 66 (13.69%) SAP FI/CO
6 66 (13.69%) SAP CO
6 66 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (12.86%) ABAP
8 61 (12.66%) SQL Server
8 61 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
9 60 (12.45%) Project Management
10 55 (11.41%) ERP
11 49 (10.17%) CRM
12 47 (9.75%) Microsoft
13 46 (9.54%) SAP SD
14 45 (9.34%) Degree
15 44 (9.13%) Logistics
16 42 (8.71%) MS Excel
16 42 (8.71%) General Ledger
17 40 (8.30%) SAP BW
18 39 (8.09%) SAP MM
18 39 (8.09%) BusinessObjects
18 39 (8.09%) Business Objects
18 39 (8.09%) SAP Implementation
19 38 (7.88%) Security Cleared
19 38 (7.88%) Migration
20 36 (7.47%) Sage
21 35 (7.26%) JD Edwards

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 23 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.32%) NetWeaver
3 7 (1.45%) Apache
3 7 (1.45%) Apache Pig
3 7 (1.45%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.04%) SAS
5 4 (0.83%) CMS
5 4 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.62%) SAP Portal
6 3 (0.62%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.41%) Documentum
7 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
Applications
1 42 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.62%) MS Project
3 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 69 (14.32%) SAP FI
2 66 (13.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 66 (13.69%) SAP CO
3 46 (9.54%) SAP SD
4 39 (8.09%) SAP MM
5 33 (6.85%) SAP PP
6 30 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 28 (5.81%) Dynamics GP
8 23 (4.77%) SAP SCM
8 23 (4.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 23 (4.77%) SAP QM
9 22 (4.56%) SAP HR
9 22 (4.56%) Dynamics NAV
10 17 (3.53%) Oracle General Ledger
11 15 (3.11%) SAP WM
12 14 (2.90%) SAP BPC
13 12 (2.49%) SAP FSCM
13 12 (2.49%) SAP CRM
14 11 (2.28%) SAP HCM
15 10 (2.07%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.28%) SAN
1 11 (2.28%) NAS
2 7 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.04%) FTP
4 4 (0.83%) HTTP
4 4 (0.83%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.62%) DNS
5 3 (0.62%) PABX
5 3 (0.62%) Internet
6 2 (0.41%) VoIP
7 1 (0.21%) SMTP
7 1 (0.21%) LAN
7 1 (0.21%) Network Security
7 1 (0.21%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 40 (8.30%) SAP BW
3 39 (8.09%) BusinessObjects
4 35 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (3.94%) SAP HANA
6 18 (3.73%) SAP Data Services
7 15 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.87%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.66%) QlikView
11 8 (1.66%) Big Data
12 7 (1.45%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.45%) SAP BI
12 7 (1.45%) DB2
12 7 (1.45%) HBase
13 6 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (4.56%) LSMW
2 9 (1.87%) SpecFlow
3 8 (1.66%) SoapUI
4 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.83%) JIRA
5 4 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.83%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.62%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.62%) JUnit
6 3 (0.62%) Hudson
6 3 (0.62%) Selenium
6 3 (0.62%) Rational Performance Tester
6 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.62%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.21%) NUnit
7 1 (0.21%) MSTest
General
1 149 (30.91%) Finance
2 76 (15.77%) Manufacturing
3 42 (8.71%) General Ledger
4 21 (4.36%) Marketing
5 18 (3.73%) Retail
6 17 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.32%) Electronics
8 10 (2.07%) Banking
9 9 (1.87%) German Language
10 6 (1.24%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.24%) French Language
11 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.62%) Front Office
12 2 (0.41%) Back Office
12 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.41%) Automotive
12 2 (0.41%) Local Government
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.41%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 156 (32.37%) Analyst
2 153 (31.74%) Consultant
3 137 (28.42%) SAP Consultant
4 97 (20.12%) SAP Analyst
5 45 (9.34%) Business Analyst
6 43 (8.92%) Developer
7 39 (8.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 29 (6.02%) SAP Support
9 28 (5.81%) SAP Business Analyst
10 27 (5.60%) Support Analyst
11 26 (5.39%) Project Manager
12 24 (4.98%) Data Analyst
13 23 (4.77%) SAP Manager
14 20 (4.15%) Systems Analyst
15 16 (3.32%) Support Consultant
15 16 (3.32%) Data Consultant
15 16 (3.32%) SAP Data Consultant
16 15 (3.11%) SAP Support Analyst
17 14 (2.90%) Technical Analyst
17 14 (2.90%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.19%) EDI
2 22 (4.56%) .NET
2 22 (4.56%) SAP Basis
3 18 (3.73%) BAPI
4 11 (2.28%) HTML
4 11 (2.28%) XML
5 9 (1.87%) CSS
6 8 (1.66%) EDIFACT
7 7 (1.45%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.45%) jQuery
8 4 (0.83%) SAP XI
8 4 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (0.83%) Web Services
8 4 (0.83%) XML Schema
8 4 (0.83%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.83%) HTML5
8 4 (0.83%) CSS3
9 3 (0.62%) Spring
9 3 (0.62%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.77%) FMCG
3 16 (3.32%) DTV
3 16 (3.32%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.49%) Life Science
5 9 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.66%) Statistics
7 6 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.24%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.83%) TRADACOMS
9 3 (0.62%) NHS
9 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.41%) User Experience
10 2 (0.41%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.41%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.21%) Informatics
11 1 (0.21%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.21%) Physics
11 1 (0.21%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.43%) Windows
2 12 (2.49%) UNIX
3 6 (1.24%) AIX
4 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.21%) Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (14.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 61 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
3 60 (12.45%) Project Management
4 55 (11.41%) ERP
5 49 (10.17%) CRM
6 44 (9.13%) Logistics
7 39 (8.09%) SAP Implementation
8 38 (7.88%) Migration
9 31 (6.43%) Business Analysis
10 30 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (5.60%) Data Migration
12 26 (5.39%) ITIL
13 21 (4.36%) Quality Management
14 20 (4.15%) Data Analysis
15 19 (3.94%) Programme Management
16 18 (3.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (3.53%) ETL
18 16 (3.32%) Data Management
18 16 (3.32%) SAP Security
18 16 (3.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 81 (16.80%) SQL
2 62 (12.86%) ABAP
3 30 (6.22%) Java
4 9 (1.87%) Python
5 8 (1.66%) C#
6 7 (1.45%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.24%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.24%) C
8 4 (0.83%) VBA
8 4 (0.83%) C++
9 2 (0.41%) VB
9 2 (0.41%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.21%) Groovy
10 1 (0.21%) Clojure
10 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.21%) COBOL
10 1 (0.21%) PHP
10 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (9.34%) Degree
2 38 (7.88%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.81%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.70%) ISEB
5 6 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.41%) CCA
7 2 (0.41%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.21%) PMP
8 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.21%) ACCA
8 1 (0.21%) CIMA
8 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.66%) SLA
2 4 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.41%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.45%) HDFS
2 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.28%) SCCM
2 9 (1.87%) SCOM
3 6 (1.24%) SCVMM
3 6 (1.24%) SCOrch
3 6 (1.24%) SCSM
4 3 (0.62%) WSUS
4 3 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 76 (15.77%) Oracle
2 47 (9.75%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.09%) Business Objects
4 36 (7.47%) Sage
5 35 (7.26%) JD Edwards
6 20 (4.15%) Cognos
7 18 (3.73%) Epicor
8 16 (3.32%) IBM
9 12 (2.49%) Hyperion
10 11 (2.28%) HP
11 10 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.87%) VMware
12 9 (1.87%) Pegasus
13 7 (1.45%) Hortonworks
14 6 (1.24%) Tableau
15 5 (1.04%) webMethods
16 4 (0.83%) Minitab
16 4 (0.83%) Northgate
16 4 (0.83%) Civica
16 4 (0.83%) Capita
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + more
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Frontline Consultancy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Frontline Consultancy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + CAR
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ASG International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cumbria
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago