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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 52 79 109
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Permanent jobs citing SAP 258 220 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.55% 3.39% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 10.78% 7.56% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 182 185 126
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £58,100 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
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
2393 2909 3101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.18% 44.79% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1980 2273 2451
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +35 163 £55,000 +22.22% 25
Cheshire +3 36 £60,000 +33.33% 7
Merseyside +25 24 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Lancashire -3 11 £45,000 - 7
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 189 (40.04%) Manufacturing
2 171 (36.23%) Finance
3 120 (25.42%) ERP
4 93 (19.70%) FMCG
5 80 (16.95%) ABAP
6 75 (15.89%) Oracle
7 74 (15.68%) Business Intelligence
8 73 (15.47%) SAP ERP
9 71 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 70 (14.83%) SAP BW
11 68 (14.41%) Project Management
12 61 (12.92%) Change Management
13 55 (11.65%) SAP FI
13 55 (11.65%) SAP PP
14 54 (11.44%) SAP MM
15 53 (11.23%) Logistics
15 53 (11.23%) Degree
15 53 (11.23%) Translating Business Requirements
16 51 (10.81%) ITIL
17 49 (10.38%) SAP SD
18 43 (9.11%) Business Analysis
19 41 (8.69%) ITIL V3
20 40 (8.47%) Service Delivery
20 40 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
20 40 (8.47%) Java
21 39 (8.26%) SAP FI/CO
21 39 (8.26%) SAP CO
21 39 (8.26%) Infrastructure Management
22 38 (8.05%) Performance Improvement
23 37 (7.84%) Marketing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (2.97%) NetWeaver
2 7 (1.48%) WebLogic
3 6 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.06%) SAS
4 5 (1.06%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.85%) SAP EP
5 4 (0.85%) SAP Portal
5 4 (0.85%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.48%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.85%) SPSS
4 2 (0.42%) CATIA
4 2 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 73 (15.47%) SAP ERP
2 55 (11.65%) SAP FI
2 55 (11.65%) SAP PP
3 54 (11.44%) SAP MM
4 49 (10.38%) SAP SD
5 39 (8.26%) SAP CO
5 39 (8.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 34 (7.20%) SAP WM
7 32 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 28 (5.93%) SAP BPC
9 24 (5.08%) SAP SCM
10 13 (2.75%) SAP Business One
11 9 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (1.69%) SAP MDM
13 7 (1.48%) SAP CRM
13 7 (1.48%) SAP GRC
13 7 (1.48%) SAP HCM
14 6 (1.27%) SAP QM
15 5 (1.06%) SAP FI-AP
15 5 (1.06%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.69%) SaaS
2 6 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) IaaS
4 2 (0.42%) Office 365
4 2 (0.42%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.27%) DHCP
1 6 (1.27%) DNS
1 6 (1.27%) SAN
2 5 (1.06%) LAN
3 4 (0.85%) NAS
3 4 (0.85%) WAN
3 4 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.64%) Firewall
4 3 (0.64%) PABX
4 3 (0.64%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.21%) SMS
5 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.83%) SAP BW
2 40 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (4.03%) SAP HANA
4 13 (2.75%) Spotfire
5 11 (2.33%) SQL Server
6 10 (2.12%) SAP BI
7 8 (1.69%) Big Data
8 7 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.48%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (1.06%) Couchbase
9 5 (1.06%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.64%) DB2
11 3 (0.64%) Power BI
11 3 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (0.64%) QlikView
12 2 (0.42%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 20 (4.24%) LSMW
2 11 (2.33%) ERwin
3 6 (1.27%) SpecFlow
4 5 (1.06%) JIRA
4 5 (1.06%) Selenium
5 4 (0.85%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.64%) NUnit
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.21%) GitLab
8 1 (0.21%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.21%) MSTest
8 1 (0.21%) QUnit
8 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 189 (40.04%) Manufacturing
2 171 (36.23%) Finance
3 37 (7.84%) Marketing
4 30 (6.36%) Electronics
4 30 (6.36%) Telecoms
5 28 (5.93%) Retail
6 20 (4.24%) Publishing
7 14 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (2.33%) Billing
9 5 (1.06%) Back Office
9 5 (1.06%) Banking
10 4 (0.85%) Legal
11 3 (0.64%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 136 (28.81%) Analyst
2 131 (27.75%) Consultant
3 114 (24.15%) SAP Analyst
4 113 (23.94%) SAP Consultant
5 46 (9.75%) Business Analyst
6 45 (9.53%) Developer
7 44 (9.32%) SAP Business Analyst
8 43 (9.11%) SAP Manager
9 29 (6.14%) Change Manager
9 29 (6.14%) SAP MM Consultant
10 27 (5.72%) SAP Change Manager
11 25 (5.30%) SAP SD Consultant
12 21 (4.45%) SAP PP Analyst
13 20 (4.24%) SAP PP Consultant
14 19 (4.03%) Architect
14 19 (4.03%) SAP WM Consultant
15 18 (3.81%) SAP MM Analyst
16 16 (3.39%) ABAP Developer
17 14 (2.97%) SAP Logistics Consultant
17 14 (2.97%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.20%) EDI
2 31 (6.57%) .NET
3 25 (5.30%) HTML
4 20 (4.24%) SAP Smart Forms
5 19 (4.03%) CSS
6 14 (2.97%) SAPUI5
7 13 (2.75%) BAPI
7 13 (2.75%) Web Dynpro
8 11 (2.33%) SAP ALE
8 11 (2.33%) SAP Basis
9 10 (2.12%) ASP.NET
10 9 (1.91%) HTML5
10 9 (1.91%) J2EE
11 8 (1.69%) jQuery
11 8 (1.69%) JSON
11 8 (1.69%) SAP Fiori
11 8 (1.69%) XML
12 7 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (1.48%) Web Services
13 6 (1.27%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 93 (19.70%) FMCG
2 28 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.54%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.33%) User Experience
5 7 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.27%) Data Conversion
6 6 (1.27%) Statistics
6 6 (1.27%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 4 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (0.85%) LIMS
9 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.64%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.42%) AS400
10 2 (0.42%) Blog
10 2 (0.42%) Economics
10 2 (0.42%) Life Science
10 2 (0.42%) NHS
10 2 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.03%) Windows
2 16 (3.39%) Unix
3 9 (1.91%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.48%) Android
4 7 (1.48%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.06%) Linux
5 5 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.42%) AIX
7 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (25.42%) ERP
2 74 (15.68%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 68 (14.41%) Project Management
5 61 (12.92%) Change Management
6 53 (11.23%) Logistics
6 53 (11.23%) Translating Business Requirements
7 51 (10.81%) ITIL
8 43 (9.11%) Business Analysis
9 41 (8.69%) ITIL V3
10 40 (8.47%) Service Delivery
11 39 (8.26%) Infrastructure Management
12 38 (8.05%) Performance Improvement
13 36 (7.63%) Analytics
13 36 (7.63%) Programme Management
14 33 (6.99%) Release Management
15 32 (6.78%) SAP Implementation
16 30 (6.36%) Digital Marketing
17 29 (6.14%) Incident Management
17 29 (6.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 80 (16.95%) ABAP
2 40 (8.47%) Java
3 25 (5.30%) C#
4 24 (5.08%) JavaScript
4 24 (5.08%) SQL
5 14 (2.97%) SAPscript
6 9 (1.91%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.48%) Objective-C
8 5 (1.06%) PHP
9 4 (0.85%) C
9 4 (0.85%) COBOL
10 3 (0.64%) C++
11 2 (0.42%) Python
11 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.21%) R
12 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (11.23%) Degree
2 19 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (1.69%) CIMA
4 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.06%) CCNA
5 5 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.06%) MCSE
5 5 (1.06%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.64%) AAT
7 3 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.42%) ACCA
8 2 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.42%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) CCNP
9 1 (0.21%) MCITP
9 1 (0.21%) PhD
9 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.69%) SLA
2 7 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.27%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO19770
4 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) Terminal Services
1 4 (0.85%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) PowerHA
2 2 (0.42%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 75 (15.89%) Oracle
2 35 (7.42%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.03%) IBM
4 16 (3.39%) Informatica
5 11 (2.33%) Adobe
5 11 (2.33%) OpenText
6 8 (1.69%) Citrix
6 8 (1.69%) Infor
6 8 (1.69%) Sage
7 7 (1.48%) BEA
8 6 (1.27%) Epicor
9 5 (1.06%) HP
9 5 (1.06%) NetSuite
9 5 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.06%) Sun
9 5 (1.06%) VMware
10 4 (0.85%) Autodesk
10 4 (0.85%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.85%) Sophos
10 4 (0.85%) Veeam
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Intech 7
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum + Car & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire / Cheshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
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Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus
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Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £26000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Pension
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27500.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
North West England
People Source Consulting
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Cumbria
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Cheshire
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Manchester
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Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
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Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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