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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 81 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAP 82 189 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.55% 5.76% 4.13%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 12.95% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 61 157 67
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1267 1460 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.42% 44.47% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 808 948 1077
Average salary £40,000 £40,995 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.42% +9.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £26,897
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -2 33 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Aberdeen -11 21 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Edinburgh -42 11 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Fife -5 1 £45,000 -
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £27,000 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 109 (54.23%) Finance
2 60 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
3 54 (26.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 48 (23.88%) SQL
5 43 (21.39%) CRM
6 42 (20.90%) Oracle
7 37 (18.41%) Retail
8 36 (17.91%) SQL Server
9 34 (16.92%) Manufacturing
10 33 (16.42%) ABAP
11 31 (15.42%) Telecoms
12 30 (14.93%) Billing
13 27 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (12.94%) Marketing
14 26 (12.94%) Degree
15 25 (12.44%) Data Modelling
16 24 (11.94%) ETL
16 24 (11.94%) Programme Management
16 24 (11.94%) Logistics
17 23 (11.44%) Digital Marketing
17 23 (11.44%) Microsoft
18 22 (10.95%) DTV
18 22 (10.95%) Electronics
18 22 (10.95%) SAP SCM
19 21 (10.45%) SAP MM
20 20 (9.95%) BusinessObjects
20 20 (9.95%) ERP
20 20 (9.95%) Business Objects
21 19 (9.45%) MS Excel
21 19 (9.45%) ITIL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 16 (7.96%) NetWeaver
2 14 (6.97%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.48%) SAS
4 5 (2.49%) IIS
5 4 (1.99%) CICS
6 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.49%) Apache
6 3 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.50%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.50%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) MS Office
3 5 (2.49%) MS Project
4 3 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 54 (26.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (10.95%) SAP SCM
3 21 (10.45%) SAP MM
4 17 (8.46%) SAP Retail
5 16 (7.96%) SAP SD
6 13 (6.47%) SAP PP
6 13 (6.47%) SAP CO
6 13 (6.47%) SAP BPC
6 13 (6.47%) SAP PLM
7 11 (5.47%) SAP HR
8 9 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (3.98%) SAP IS-U
9 8 (3.98%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (3.48%) SAP FI
10 7 (3.48%) SAP CRM
10 7 (3.48%) SAP HCM
11 5 (2.49%) SAP ERP
11 5 (2.49%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (2.49%) Maximo
12 2 (1.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) DNS
2 4 (1.99%) DHCP
2 4 (1.99%) SAN
3 3 (1.49%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) X.509
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) IPsec
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.50%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) LAN
4 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.95%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (7.96%) SAP BW
3 16 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (6.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (6.47%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.47%) RDBMS
7 11 (5.47%) DB2
8 10 (4.98%) SAP BI
8 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.48%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.99%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (2.49%) Snowflake Schema
11 5 (2.49%) Star Schema
11 5 (2.49%) DTS
12 4 (1.99%) DataStage
12 4 (1.99%) SAP HANA
13 3 (1.49%) Big Data
13 3 (1.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (2.99%) ERwin
2 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.99%) LSMW
4 3 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.00%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 109 (54.23%) Finance
2 37 (18.41%) Retail
3 34 (16.92%) Manufacturing
4 31 (15.42%) Telecoms
5 30 (14.93%) Billing
6 26 (12.94%) Marketing
7 22 (10.95%) Electronics
8 12 (5.97%) Banking
9 9 (4.48%) Back Office
10 5 (2.49%) Advertising
11 4 (1.99%) Aerospace
12 3 (1.49%) Publishing
13 1 (0.50%) Games
13 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 58 (28.86%) Consultant
2 49 (24.38%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (12.94%) Developer
3 26 (12.94%) Analyst
4 24 (11.94%) SAP Support
5 18 (8.96%) SAP MM Consultant
6 15 (7.46%) Support Consultant
7 14 (6.97%) SAP Support Consultant
8 12 (5.97%) Architect
9 10 (4.98%) SAP Developer
10 9 (4.48%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (4.48%) ABAP Developer
11 8 (3.98%) ETL Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Administrator
11 8 (3.98%) Services Delivery Manager
11 8 (3.98%) Service Manager
11 8 (3.98%) SAP BPC Consultant
12 7 (3.48%) SAP Manager
12 7 (3.48%) SAP Analyst
12 7 (3.48%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.46%) .NET
2 16 (7.96%) XML
3 7 (3.48%) CSS
4 6 (2.99%) HTML
4 6 (2.99%) SAP Basis
5 5 (2.49%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (2.49%) BAPI
5 5 (2.49%) SOAP
6 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.49%) Web Services
7 3 (1.49%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.49%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (1.49%) SAP ALE
8 2 (1.00%) XSLT
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Streams
8 2 (1.00%) jQuery
8 2 (1.00%) SAP Business Workflow
9 1 (0.50%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.50%) JGroups
9 1 (0.50%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.95%) DTV
3 7 (3.48%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.99%) Replication
4 6 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (2.49%) Open Source
5 5 (2.49%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.99%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.49%) Social Media
8 2 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.00%) Clustering
8 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.50%) AS400
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.46%) Linux
2 14 (6.97%) UNIX
3 12 (5.97%) Windows
4 4 (1.99%) Solaris
5 3 (1.49%) CentOS
5 3 (1.49%) SUSE
6 2 (1.00%) zOS
6 2 (1.00%) AIX
6 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) HPUX
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) Fedora
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.85%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (21.39%) CRM
3 25 (12.44%) Data Modelling
4 24 (11.94%) ETL
4 24 (11.94%) Programme Management
4 24 (11.94%) Logistics
5 23 (11.44%) Digital Marketing
6 20 (9.95%) ERP
7 19 (9.45%) ITIL
8 18 (8.96%) Business Analysis
9 16 (7.96%) Information Management
9 16 (7.96%) Project Management
10 15 (7.46%) Supply Chain Management
11 14 (6.97%) Performance Management
12 13 (6.47%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (6.47%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (5.97%) PLM
14 11 (5.47%) Migration
15 10 (4.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (23.88%) SQL
2 33 (16.42%) ABAP
3 17 (8.46%) C#
4 12 (5.97%) Java
4 12 (5.97%) T-SQL
5 11 (5.47%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.98%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.48%) Python
7 9 (4.48%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.48%) SAPscript
9 6 (2.99%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.49%) Perl
11 4 (1.99%) COBOL
12 2 (1.00%) C
12 2 (1.00%) VB
12 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.00%) XPath
12 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.00%) XQuery
12 2 (1.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 26 (12.94%) Degree
2 4 (1.99%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.49%) PMP
3 3 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.50%) ACCA
5 1 (0.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.99%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.00%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.50%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) RACF
2 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) KVM
3 1 (0.50%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.00%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.50%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 42 (20.90%) Oracle
2 23 (11.44%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.95%) Business Objects
4 9 (4.48%) Informatica
5 7 (3.48%) Cognos
5 7 (3.48%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.48%) Sage
6 5 (2.49%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (2.49%) Ab Initio
6 5 (2.49%) Sybase
7 4 (1.99%) VMware
8 3 (1.49%) Teradata
8 3 (1.49%) Talend
8 3 (1.49%) Adobe
8 3 (1.49%) JDA
8 3 (1.49%) IBM
8 3 (1.49%) i2
8 3 (1.49%) HP
9 2 (1.00%) Citrix
9 2 (1.00%) BMC
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