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 2 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 53 88 56
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Permanent jobs citing SAP 284 187 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.47% 2.66% 4.51%
As % of the Vendors category 9.92% 6.07% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 233 121 283
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,627 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
2864 3082 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.03% 43.79% 44.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2472 2843
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £59,500 £60,000
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 2 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 2 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 +27 134 £47,500 -5.00% 30
Cheshire +35 57 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Merseyside +36 35 £47,500 +4.39% 4
Lancashire +2 25 £46,500 +8.13% 6
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 165 (32.29%) Finance
2 100 (19.57%) SQL
3 90 (17.61%) Manufacturing
4 82 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (15.26%) SAP FI
6 77 (15.07%) Oracle
7 76 (14.87%) SQL Server
8 73 (14.29%) SAP CO
9 72 (14.09%) SAP FI/CO
10 69 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
11 66 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 65 (12.72%) Project Management
13 63 (12.33%) ERP
14 58 (11.35%) Microsoft
15 56 (10.96%) MS Excel
16 50 (9.78%) ABAP
17 48 (9.39%) CRM
17 48 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 48 (9.39%) Logistics
18 46 (9.00%) General Ledger
19 44 (8.61%) Business Objects
19 44 (8.61%) BusinessObjects
20 43 (8.41%) SAP MM
21 42 (8.22%) SAP SD
22 39 (7.63%) EDI
22 39 (7.63%) SAP Implementation
23 38 (7.44%) Degree
24 36 (7.05%) JD Edwards
25 35 (6.85%) SAP BW
26 34 (6.65%) Sage

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 27 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.52%) NetWeaver
3 7 (1.37%) Apache Pig
3 7 (1.37%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.37%) SAS
3 7 (1.37%) Apache
4 5 (0.98%) Documentum
5 4 (0.78%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.59%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.59%) SAP Portal
6 3 (0.59%) Lync
6 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.20%) IIS
7 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 56 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.91%) MS Office
3 7 (1.37%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.98%) MS Project
4 5 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) SPSS
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 78 (15.26%) SAP FI
2 73 (14.29%) SAP CO
3 72 (14.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 43 (8.41%) SAP MM
5 42 (8.22%) SAP SD
6 34 (6.65%) SAP PP
7 31 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
8 29 (5.68%) Dynamics GP
9 26 (5.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 21 (4.11%) SAP SCM
11 20 (3.91%) Dynamics NAV
11 20 (3.91%) Oracle General Ledger
12 18 (3.52%) SAP HR
13 17 (3.33%) SAP QM
14 16 (3.13%) SAP BPC
15 14 (2.74%) SAP Business One
16 13 (2.54%) SAP FSCM
17 12 (2.35%) Agresso
18 11 (2.15%) SAP HCM
18 11 (2.15%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.35%) FTP
1 12 (2.35%) HTTP
1 12 (2.35%) HTTPS
2 11 (2.15%) SAN
2 11 (2.15%) NAS
3 7 (1.37%) DNS
4 5 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.78%) DHCP
6 3 (0.59%) PABX
7 2 (0.39%) VoIP
8 1 (0.20%) LAN
8 1 (0.20%) Internet
8 1 (0.20%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.87%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (8.61%) BusinessObjects
4 35 (6.85%) SAP BW
5 23 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (3.91%) SAP HANA
7 20 (3.91%) DB2
8 18 (3.52%) SAP Data Services
9 16 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
11 12 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (2.15%) QlikView
13 9 (1.76%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.57%) Big Data
14 8 (1.57%) SAP BI
15 7 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 7 (1.37%) HBase
15 7 (1.37%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 19 (3.72%) LSMW
2 8 (1.57%) SpecFlow
3 7 (1.37%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.59%) JUnit
5 3 (0.59%) Hudson
5 3 (0.59%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.59%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.39%) JIRA
6 2 (0.39%) Selenium
6 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) MSTest
7 1 (0.20%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.20%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.20%) ProC
7 1 (0.20%) NUnit
General
1 165 (32.29%) Finance
2 90 (17.61%) Manufacturing
3 46 (9.00%) General Ledger
4 25 (4.89%) Marketing
5 21 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.91%) Electronics
7 19 (3.72%) Banking
7 19 (3.72%) Retail
8 6 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.98%) German Language
10 4 (0.78%) Back Office
11 3 (0.59%) Front Office
11 3 (0.59%) French Language
11 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.39%) Local Government
12 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.39%) Automotive
12 2 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 179 (35.03%) Analyst
2 134 (26.22%) Consultant
3 121 (23.68%) SAP Consultant
4 97 (18.98%) SAP Analyst
5 59 (11.55%) Business Analyst
6 48 (9.39%) Developer
7 38 (7.44%) SAP Support
8 36 (7.05%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 34 (6.65%) Support Analyst
10 32 (6.26%) SAP Business Analyst
10 32 (6.26%) SAP Manager
11 31 (6.07%) Project Manager
12 26 (5.09%) Data Analyst
13 25 (4.89%) Systems Analyst
14 18 (3.52%) SAP Support Analyst
15 16 (3.13%) Data Consultant
15 16 (3.13%) SAP Data Consultant
16 15 (2.94%) Support Consultant
16 15 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
17 14 (2.74%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.63%) EDI
2 25 (4.89%) SAP Basis
3 22 (4.31%) .NET
4 18 (3.52%) XML
4 18 (3.52%) BAPI
5 15 (2.94%) EDIFACT
6 12 (2.35%) XML Schema
7 7 (1.37%) HTML
8 6 (1.17%) CSS
9 5 (0.98%) Web Services
9 5 (0.98%) SAP XI
10 4 (0.78%) Web Dynpro
11 3 (0.59%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.59%) SAP Smart Forms
11 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.59%) Spring
11 3 (0.59%) jQuery
11 3 (0.59%) Akka
12 2 (0.39%) SAP CO-PA
12 2 (0.39%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.70%) FMCG
2 24 (4.70%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.91%) DTV
4 12 (2.35%) TRADACOMS
5 10 (1.96%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.76%) Life Science
7 8 (1.57%) Statistics
8 6 (1.17%) User Experience
8 6 (1.17%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.17%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.78%) PMI
10 2 (0.39%) NHS
10 2 (0.39%) AS400
10 2 (0.39%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.39%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.39%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.39%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.68%) Windows
2 13 (2.54%) UNIX
3 9 (1.76%) AIX
4 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.39%) Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (16.05%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (12.72%) Project Management
4 63 (12.33%) ERP
5 48 (9.39%) CRM
5 48 (9.39%) Logistics
6 39 (7.63%) SAP Implementation
7 34 (6.65%) Migration
8 33 (6.46%) Business Analysis
9 28 (5.48%) ITIL
10 27 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (5.09%) Programme Management
12 25 (4.89%) Data Analysis
13 23 (4.50%) Data Migration
14 22 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (3.91%) Digital Marketing
15 20 (3.91%) ETL
16 17 (3.33%) Data Modelling
17 16 (3.13%) Data Management
17 16 (3.13%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 100 (19.57%) SQL
2 50 (9.78%) ABAP
3 34 (6.65%) Java
4 10 (1.96%) Python
5 9 (1.76%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.57%) COBOL
7 5 (0.98%) C#
7 5 (0.98%) C++
7 5 (0.98%) VBA
8 4 (0.78%) C
8 4 (0.78%) SAPscript
9 3 (0.59%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.59%) VB
10 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.20%) Clojure
11 1 (0.20%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.20%) PROC SQL
11 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (7.44%) Degree
2 31 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.89%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.35%) ISEB
5 6 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.98%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.78%) MCSE
7 4 (0.78%) CCA
7 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.78%) SAP Certification
7 4 (0.78%) MCITP
8 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.59%) MCSA
9 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.20%) ACCA
10 1 (0.20%) CIMA
10 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.20%) AAT
10 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.35%) SLA
2 6 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.39%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (1.37%) HDFS
2 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.59%) XenApp
3 3 (0.59%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.57%) SCCM
2 7 (1.37%) SCOM
3 4 (0.78%) SCVMM
3 4 (0.78%) SCOrch
3 4 (0.78%) SCSM
4 3 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (15.07%) Oracle
2 58 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 44 (8.61%) Business Objects
4 36 (7.05%) JD Edwards
5 34 (6.65%) Sage
6 22 (4.31%) Cognos
7 21 (4.11%) Epicor
8 20 (3.91%) IBM
9 15 (2.94%) webMethods
9 15 (2.94%) VMware
10 14 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (2.74%) Hyperion
11 9 (1.76%) Citrix
11 9 (1.76%) Tableau
12 8 (1.57%) Veeam
13 7 (1.37%) Hortonworks
14 6 (1.17%) HP
14 6 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (1.17%) Pegasus
15 4 (0.78%) Ab Initio
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
North West
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
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