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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 74 81 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -38
Permanent jobs citing SAP 220 205 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.21% 3.07% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 7.33% 6.85% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 180 143 304
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,225
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
3003 2991 3493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.85% 44.79% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2483 2426 2868
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 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 4 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 -14 91 £47,500 -3.06% 25
Lancashire +25 40 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Cheshire +10 40 £43,750 -5.40% 13
Merseyside +14 20 £53,750 +19.44%
Cumbria -2 4 £45,000 - 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 153 (26.52%) Finance
2 108 (18.72%) Manufacturing
3 103 (17.85%) ABAP
4 89 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 82 (14.21%) ERP
7 79 (13.69%) SAP FI
7 79 (13.69%) SAP CO
8 78 (13.52%) SAP FI/CO
9 74 (12.82%) SQL
9 74 (12.82%) Degree
10 73 (12.65%) Oracle
11 67 (11.61%) Project Management
12 65 (11.27%) Security Cleared
13 61 (10.57%) SAP MM
14 59 (10.23%) Logistics
15 56 (9.71%) SAP BW
16 54 (9.36%) SAP Implementation
17 53 (9.19%) SAP WM
18 51 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
18 51 (8.84%) CRM
19 49 (8.49%) Microsoft
20 48 (8.32%) SAP SD
21 47 (8.15%) SQL Server
22 46 (7.97%) FMCG
23 44 (7.63%) SAP QM
24 43 (7.45%) Business Objects
24 43 (7.45%) BusinessObjects
25 40 (6.93%) Migration
26 37 (6.41%) SC Cleared

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 21 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 20 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.60%) NetWeaver
4 13 (2.25%) SAP Portal
5 11 (1.91%) CMS
5 11 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (1.56%) SAP EP
7 5 (0.87%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.52%) SAS
10 2 (0.35%) Documentum
10 2 (0.35%) IIS
11 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.17%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.17%) Apache
11 1 (0.17%) Liferay
11 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 79 (13.69%) SAP FI
1 79 (13.69%) SAP CO
2 78 (13.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 61 (10.57%) SAP MM
4 53 (9.19%) SAP WM
5 48 (8.32%) SAP SD
6 44 (7.63%) SAP QM
7 31 (5.37%) SAP HR
7 31 (5.37%) SAP PP
8 23 (3.99%) SAP CRM
9 22 (3.81%) Dynamics NAV
10 21 (3.64%) SAP SCM
10 21 (3.64%) SAP BPC
11 19 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
11 19 (3.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 19 (3.29%) SAP Business One
12 17 (2.95%) SAP Payroll
13 14 (2.43%) SAP LE
14 13 (2.25%) SAP APO
14 13 (2.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.21%) SAN
2 6 (1.04%) NAS
3 4 (0.69%) LAN
3 4 (0.69%) VoIP
3 4 (0.69%) Internet
3 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.52%) WAN
4 3 (0.52%) WAAS
4 3 (0.52%) PABX
5 2 (0.35%) Network Security
5 2 (0.35%) Intranet
6 1 (0.17%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) DHCP
6 1 (0.17%) FTP
6 1 (0.17%) RFID
6 1 (0.17%) SMTP
6 1 (0.17%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.71%) SAP BW
2 47 (8.15%) SQL Server
3 43 (7.45%) BusinessObjects
4 23 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (3.29%) SAP Data Services
6 16 (2.77%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (2.60%) SAP BI
8 14 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.73%) MS Access
10 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.21%) SAP HANA
11 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.87%) QlikView
13 4 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.35%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 24 (4.16%) LSMW
2 11 (1.91%) JIRA
2 11 (1.91%) TeamCity
2 11 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (1.73%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.04%) Hudson
5 5 (0.87%) SpecFlow
5 5 (0.87%) SoapUI
6 4 (0.69%) Rational Performance Tester
6 4 (0.69%) JUnit
6 4 (0.69%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.52%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.35%) Selenium
8 2 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.17%) ERwin
9 1 (0.17%) Maven
9 1 (0.17%) Gradle
9 1 (0.17%) Mockito
General
1 153 (26.52%) Finance
2 108 (18.72%) Manufacturing
3 31 (5.37%) Retail
4 30 (5.20%) General Ledger
5 22 (3.81%) Marketing
6 15 (2.60%) German Language
7 11 (1.91%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.56%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.39%) Electronics
11 6 (1.04%) Banking
12 5 (0.87%) French Language
12 5 (0.87%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.69%) Advertising
14 3 (0.52%) Legal
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
15 1 (0.17%) Law
15 1 (0.17%) Local Government
15 1 (0.17%) Billing
15 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 225 (38.99%) Consultant
2 181 (31.37%) SAP Consultant
3 145 (25.13%) Analyst
4 99 (17.16%) SAP Analyst
5 51 (8.84%) Business Analyst
6 48 (8.32%) Developer
7 40 (6.93%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 38 (6.59%) Project Manager
8 38 (6.59%) SAP Business Analyst
9 33 (5.72%) SAP QM Consultant
10 29 (5.03%) SAP Support
11 22 (3.81%) SAP MM Consultant
11 22 (3.81%) IT Project Manager
12 21 (3.64%) Support Analyst
13 19 (3.29%) SAP HR Consultant
14 18 (3.12%) Architect
15 16 (2.77%) SAP Developer
15 16 (2.77%) Business Consultant
15 16 (2.77%) Support Consultant
16 14 (2.43%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.51%) .NET
2 22 (3.81%) BAPI
3 21 (3.64%) EDI
4 17 (2.95%) Web Dynpro
5 14 (2.43%) ASP.NET
5 14 (2.43%) HTML
5 14 (2.43%) SAP Basis
6 12 (2.08%) jQuery
6 12 (2.08%) CSS
6 12 (2.08%) SAP Smart Forms
7 11 (1.91%) J2EE
7 11 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (1.91%) CSS3
7 11 (1.91%) HTML5
7 11 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (1.73%) .NET Framework
8 10 (1.73%) SAP ALE
9 9 (1.56%) SAP Business Workflow
10 7 (1.21%) SAP CO-PA
11 6 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.97%) FMCG
3 24 (4.16%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.95%) Life Science
4 17 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.39%) DTV
7 6 (1.04%) User Experience
8 4 (0.69%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.52%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.35%) NHS
10 2 (0.35%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.35%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.17%) Replication
11 1 (0.17%) IVR
11 1 (0.17%) AS400
11 1 (0.17%) GIS
11 1 (0.17%) PMI
11 1 (0.17%) Statistics
11 1 (0.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.85%) Windows
2 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
2 4 (0.69%) Linux
3 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.52%) Windows Vista
3 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.35%) AIX
4 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.17%) SUSE
5 1 (0.17%) UNIX
5 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 82 (14.21%) ERP
3 67 (11.61%) Project Management
4 59 (10.23%) Logistics
5 54 (9.36%) SAP Implementation
6 51 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (8.84%) CRM
7 40 (6.93%) Migration
8 31 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (5.03%) Data Migration
10 28 (4.85%) OO
11 26 (4.51%) Quality Management
12 24 (4.16%) PRINCE2
13 23 (3.99%) Workflow
13 23 (3.99%) ITIL
14 21 (3.64%) Process Management
15 20 (3.47%) CAFM
15 20 (3.47%) Web Development
15 20 (3.47%) Data Management
16 19 (3.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 103 (17.85%) ABAP
2 74 (12.82%) SQL
3 34 (5.89%) Java
4 17 (2.95%) C#
5 12 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 11 (1.91%) SAPscript
7 7 (1.21%) C
8 6 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.52%) VBA
10 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.17%) C++
10 1 (0.17%) PHP
10 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (12.82%) Degree
2 65 (11.27%) Security Cleared
3 37 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (1.91%) ISEB
6 6 (1.04%) SAP Certification
6 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.87%) CCA
7 5 (0.87%) VCP4
8 2 (0.35%) CIPD
8 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.17%) MBA
9 1 (0.17%) CIMA
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.17%) PMP
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.17%) ACCA
9 1 (0.17%) MCP
9 1 (0.17%) MCSE
9 1 (0.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.08%) QA
2 7 (1.21%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.35%) GxP
3 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.91%) SCCM
2 10 (1.73%) SCOM
3 6 (1.04%) SCOrch
3 6 (1.04%) SCSM
3 6 (1.04%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.35%) WSUS
6 1 (0.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 73 (12.65%) Oracle
2 49 (8.49%) Microsoft
3 43 (7.45%) Business Objects
4 28 (4.85%) Sage
5 23 (3.99%) JD Edwards
6 20 (3.47%) Pegasus
7 17 (2.95%) IBM
8 13 (2.25%) Epicor
8 13 (2.25%) Hyperion
9 12 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.91%) VMware
10 11 (1.91%) Adobe
10 11 (1.91%) HP
10 11 (1.91%) Sitecore
11 9 (1.56%) Cognos
12 5 (0.87%) Lotus
12 5 (0.87%) Cisco
12 5 (0.87%) NetSuite
12 5 (0.87%) Tableau
13 4 (0.69%) SEEBURGER
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