The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 59 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAP 14 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.17% 5.15% 2.53%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 12.55% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 10
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
SAP
Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
266 263 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 41.18% 41.03% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 232 253 165
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SAP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SAP Salary Trend in Northampton

SAP
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in Northampton

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) SAP BW
2 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (21.74%) Business Objects
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) SAP BI
4 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Retail
5 4 (17.39%) OLAP
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Hyperion
5 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
5 4 (17.39%) UNIX
5 4 (17.39%) AIX
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP SD
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) PBX
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SAP BW
1 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SAP BI
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) OLAP
3 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) BODI
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Business Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Operator
3 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Report Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) EDI
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Smart Forms
1 1 (4.35%) BAPI
1 1 (4.35%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) UNIX
1 4 (17.39%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Business Objects
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Hyperion