The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank - 33 24
Permanent jobs citing SAP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 0.68% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.92% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SAP
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 30.26% 35.37% 63.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 51
Average salary £32,000 £34,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SAP
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SAP Salary Trend in Preston

SAP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (83.33%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SAP HR
2 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (50.00%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) MODAF
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP HR
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
General
1 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP HR Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Payroll Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Payroll Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft