The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 85 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAP 89 193 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.45% 6.24% 4.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.58% 13.05% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 75 160 118
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
SAP
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1595 1479 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.96% 47.82% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 941 972 1006
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SAP Salary Trend in Scotland

SAP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Scotland

SAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Glasgow -29 40 £43,000 +17.80% 7
Aberdeen -9 16 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Edinburgh -46 9 £42,500 -22.72% 4
Fife - 4 £70,000 -
Lanarkshire - 4 £51,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Stirling - 1 £75,000 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 104 (48.15%) Finance
2 61 (28.24%) Oracle
3 54 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (24.07%) CRM
4 52 (24.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 45 (20.83%) SQL
6 42 (19.44%) Retail
7 40 (18.52%) ERP
8 37 (17.13%) Billing
9 36 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (16.20%) ABAP
10 35 (16.20%) SQL Server
11 33 (15.28%) Manufacturing
12 28 (12.96%) SAP Retail
12 28 (12.96%) Java
13 27 (12.50%) Data Modelling
14 26 (12.04%) Linux
14 26 (12.04%) SAP BW
15 25 (11.57%) NetWeaver
16 24 (11.11%) Programme Management
17 23 (10.65%) Microsoft
18 22 (10.19%) MS Excel
19 21 (9.72%) Windows
19 21 (9.72%) Telecoms
19 21 (9.72%) Degree
20 20 (9.26%) Marketing
20 20 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
20 20 (9.26%) PL/SQL
20 20 (9.26%) Business Objects
20 20 (9.26%) BusinessObjects

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (11.57%) NetWeaver
2 10 (4.63%) SAP Portal
3 6 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.31%) SAS
5 3 (1.39%) IIS
5 3 (1.39%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.93%) CICS
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.46%) Lync
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.70%) MS Project
2 8 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 52 (24.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (12.96%) SAP Retail
3 14 (6.48%) SAP BPC
4 13 (6.02%) SAP IS-U
4 13 (6.02%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (6.02%) SAP HR
5 11 (5.09%) SAP MM
6 10 (4.63%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (4.63%) SAP SCM
7 8 (3.70%) SAP CO
8 7 (3.24%) SAP SD
9 6 (2.78%) SAP ERP
10 5 (2.31%) SAP PLM
10 5 (2.31%) SAP FI-CA
10 5 (2.31%) SAP PP
11 4 (1.85%) SAP FI
11 4 (1.85%) SAP CRM
11 4 (1.85%) Maximo
11 4 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (1.85%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.31%) DNS
2 4 (1.85%) DHCP
2 4 (1.85%) SAN
3 3 (1.39%) WAN
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) X.509
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) IPsec
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.46%) NAS
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.04%) SAP BW
3 20 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (6.48%) RDBMS
4 14 (6.48%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.09%) SAP BI
6 11 (5.09%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.70%) Pentaho
8 7 (3.24%) SAP Data Services
9 6 (2.78%) DB2
10 5 (2.31%) DTS
11 4 (1.85%) DataStage
12 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
13 2 (0.93%) Sybase ASE
14 1 (0.46%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 9 (4.17%) NWDI
2 8 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (1.85%) ERwin
3 4 (1.85%) LSMW
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.46%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 104 (48.15%) Finance
2 42 (19.44%) Retail
3 37 (17.13%) Billing
4 33 (15.28%) Manufacturing
5 21 (9.72%) Telecoms
6 20 (9.26%) Marketing
7 19 (8.80%) Electronics
8 6 (2.78%) Back Office
9 4 (1.85%) Banking
9 4 (1.85%) Advertising
10 3 (1.39%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 58 (26.85%) Consultant
2 44 (20.37%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (13.89%) Developer
4 25 (11.57%) SAP Support
5 20 (9.26%) Analyst
6 14 (6.48%) Administrator
7 13 (6.02%) Support Consultant
8 12 (5.56%) SAP Support Consultant
9 11 (5.09%) SAP Administrator
9 11 (5.09%) SAP Developer
10 10 (4.63%) SAP MM Consultant
10 10 (4.63%) Architect
11 9 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 9 (4.17%) SAP BPC Consultant
12 8 (3.70%) ETL Developer
13 7 (3.24%) SAP Basis Administrator
13 7 (3.24%) Oracle Developer
13 7 (3.24%) ABAP Developer
13 7 (3.24%) Business Consultant
13 7 (3.24%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.80%) .NET
2 17 (7.87%) SAP Basis
3 8 (3.70%) SAP BC
4 7 (3.24%) XML
5 5 (2.31%) CSS
5 5 (2.31%) SOAP
5 5 (2.31%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (1.85%) BAPI
6 4 (1.85%) SAP XI
6 4 (1.85%) SAP ALE
6 4 (1.85%) Web Services
6 4 (1.85%) HTML
6 4 (1.85%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (1.39%) jQuery
7 3 (1.39%) SAP Business Workflow
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (0.46%) JGroups
9 1 (0.46%) AppFabric
9 1 (0.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.80%) DTV
3 11 (5.09%) Data Extraction
4 8 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.31%) Open Source
5 5 (2.31%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.46%) Social Media
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.46%) AS400
8 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.04%) Linux
2 21 (9.72%) Windows
3 13 (6.02%) UNIX
4 10 (4.63%) AIX
5 2 (0.93%) Solaris
5 2 (0.93%) SUSE
5 2 (0.93%) CentOS
5 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) Fedora
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (24.07%) CRM
3 40 (18.52%) ERP
4 27 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 24 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 20 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (8.80%) ETL
8 15 (6.94%) Information Management
9 14 (6.48%) Data Management
9 14 (6.48%) Workflow
10 13 (6.02%) Project Management
10 13 (6.02%) Migration
11 11 (5.09%) Data Migration
11 11 (5.09%) SAP Security
11 11 (5.09%) Master Data Management
12 10 (4.63%) Performance Management
12 10 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (4.63%) Logistics
12 10 (4.63%) Incident Management
13 9 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.83%) SQL
2 35 (16.20%) ABAP
3 28 (12.96%) Java
4 20 (9.26%) PL/SQL
5 10 (4.63%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.63%) Bash Shell
5 10 (4.63%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.24%) SAPscript
6 7 (3.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.24%) C#
7 4 (1.85%) C
7 4 (1.85%) Perl
8 3 (1.39%) VB
9 2 (0.93%) Python
9 2 (0.93%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.93%) COBOL
9 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.46%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (9.72%) Degree
2 7 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.31%) PMP
3 5 (2.31%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.46%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ACCA
5 1 (0.46%) CIMA
5 1 (0.46%) MBA
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.17%) SLA
2 8 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.31%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.46%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.93%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.46%) vSphere
3 1 (0.46%) KVM
3 1 (0.46%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.46%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 61 (28.24%) Oracle
2 23 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.26%) Business Objects
4 11 (5.09%) Informatica
5 8 (3.70%) Sage
5 8 (3.70%) Talend
6 6 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.31%) Ab Initio
7 5 (2.31%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.31%) Cognos
8 4 (1.85%) Adobe
8 4 (1.85%) IBM
8 4 (1.85%) VMware
8 4 (1.85%) Primavera
9 3 (1.39%) Pegasus
9 3 (1.39%) Sybase
10 2 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.93%) Cisco
10 2 (0.93%) Epicor
10 2 (0.93%) HP
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