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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 63 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAP 124 173 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.31% 5.52% 4.99%
As % of the Vendors category 7.39% 11.13% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 111 147 134
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
1679 1555 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.88% 49.63% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1034 1049
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 £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -35 53 £45,000 +16.88% 7
Aberdeen -7 18 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Edinburgh -28 12 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Fife - 8 £70,000 -
Lanarkshire - 6 £51,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £60,000 - 2
Stirling - 2 £62,500 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 101 (46.54%) Finance
2 62 (28.57%) Oracle
3 53 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (23.50%) CRM
5 45 (20.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 45 (20.74%) SQL
6 43 (19.82%) Retail
7 41 (18.89%) ERP
8 37 (17.05%) Billing
9 35 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 34 (15.67%) ABAP
11 31 (14.29%) Manufacturing
12 29 (13.36%) Java
13 28 (12.90%) Data Modelling
13 28 (12.90%) SAP Retail
14 25 (11.52%) SAP BW
14 25 (11.52%) NetWeaver
15 24 (11.06%) BusinessObjects
15 24 (11.06%) Linux
15 24 (11.06%) Business Objects
16 23 (10.60%) PL/SQL
17 22 (10.14%) Microsoft
18 21 (9.68%) MS Excel
18 21 (9.68%) ETL
18 21 (9.68%) Degree
19 20 (9.22%) Windows
19 20 (9.22%) Programme Management
20 17 (7.83%) SAP Basis
20 17 (7.83%) Migration
21 16 (7.37%) .NET

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (11.52%) NetWeaver
2 10 (4.61%) SAP Portal
3 6 (2.76%) SAS
4 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.38%) Apache
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.92%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) Lync
7 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.69%) MS Office
3 7 (3.23%) MS Project
4 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (20.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (12.90%) SAP Retail
3 14 (6.45%) SAP HR
3 14 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (6.45%) SAP BPC
4 13 (5.99%) SAP IS-U
5 9 (4.15%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (3.69%) SAP CO
6 8 (3.69%) SAP MM
7 7 (3.23%) SAP FI
7 7 (3.23%) SAP SD
7 7 (3.23%) SAP SCM
8 6 (2.76%) SAP HCM
8 6 (2.76%) SAP ERP
9 5 (2.30%) SAP PLM
9 5 (2.30%) SAP FI-CA
9 5 (2.30%) SAP PP
9 5 (2.30%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (1.84%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.38%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.30%) DNS
2 4 (1.84%) SAN
2 4 (1.84%) DHCP
3 3 (1.38%) WAN
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
4 1 (0.46%) LDAP
4 1 (0.46%) Internet
4 1 (0.46%) X.509
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.52%) SAP BW
3 24 (11.06%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (6.91%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.91%) RDBMS
4 15 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.99%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.07%) SAP BI
7 9 (4.15%) Pentaho
8 7 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (1.84%) DataStage
9 4 (1.84%) DTS
9 4 (1.84%) DB2
10 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects XI
10 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.92%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (0.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (4.15%) Talend Open Studio
1 9 (4.15%) NWDI
2 6 (2.76%) LSMW
3 5 (2.30%) ERwin
4 2 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.92%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.46%) PowerDesigner
General
1 101 (46.54%) Finance
2 43 (19.82%) Retail
3 37 (17.05%) Billing
4 31 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 16 (7.37%) Telecoms
5 16 (7.37%) Marketing
6 15 (6.91%) Electronics
7 5 (2.30%) Banking
7 5 (2.30%) Advertising
8 4 (1.84%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.38%) Back Office
10 2 (0.92%) Publishing
11 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (28.11%) Consultant
2 47 (21.66%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (14.29%) Developer
4 25 (11.52%) SAP Support
5 17 (7.83%) Analyst
6 14 (6.45%) Support Consultant
7 13 (5.99%) SAP Support Consultant
7 13 (5.99%) Administrator
8 11 (5.07%) Architect
8 11 (5.07%) SAP Developer
9 10 (4.61%) SAP Administrator
10 9 (4.15%) SAP BPC Consultant
10 9 (4.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 8 (3.69%) ETL Developer
12 7 (3.23%) SAP Basis Administrator
12 7 (3.23%) Business Consultant
12 7 (3.23%) SAP MM Consultant
12 7 (3.23%) ABAP Developer
12 7 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (2.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.83%) SAP Basis
2 16 (7.37%) .NET
3 8 (3.69%) SAP BC
4 5 (2.30%) XML
4 5 (2.30%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (1.84%) BAPI
5 4 (1.84%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (1.84%) SAP XI
5 4 (1.84%) SAP ALE
5 4 (1.84%) CSS
5 4 (1.84%) SOAP
5 4 (1.84%) Web Services
6 3 (1.38%) jQuery
6 3 (1.38%) SAP Business Workflow
6 3 (1.38%) HTML
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (0.46%) WCF
8 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.46%) JSON
8 1 (0.46%) JGroups
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.91%) DTV
2 12 (5.53%) Data Extraction
3 8 (3.69%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.30%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.84%) Open Source
6 2 (0.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.46%) Social Media
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.46%) PMI
7 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.46%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.06%) Linux
2 20 (9.22%) Windows
3 12 (5.53%) UNIX
4 10 (4.61%) AIX
5 2 (0.92%) Solaris
5 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) CentOS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) HPUX
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) SUSE
6 1 (0.46%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (23.50%) CRM
3 41 (18.89%) ERP
4 28 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 21 (9.68%) ETL
6 20 (9.22%) Programme Management
7 17 (7.83%) Migration
8 16 (7.37%) Information Management
8 16 (7.37%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (6.91%) Data Management
10 14 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.45%) Data Migration
11 13 (5.99%) Workflow
11 13 (5.99%) Project Management
12 12 (5.53%) Master Data Management
13 11 (5.07%) Analytics
13 11 (5.07%) SAP Security
14 10 (4.61%) Incident Management
14 10 (4.61%) Business Analysis
14 10 (4.61%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (20.74%) SQL
2 34 (15.67%) ABAP
3 29 (13.36%) Java
4 23 (10.60%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.15%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.15%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.23%) SAPscript
7 6 (2.76%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.84%) Perl
8 4 (1.84%) C
8 4 (1.84%) C#
8 4 (1.84%) VB
9 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) R
10 1 (0.46%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.46%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) RPG
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (9.68%) Degree
2 8 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.76%) PMP
3 6 (2.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.15%) Data Quality
1 9 (4.15%) SLA
2 5 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.46%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.92%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) vSphere
3 1 (0.46%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.46%) KVM
3 1 (0.46%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.46%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.46%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 62 (28.57%) Oracle
2 24 (11.06%) Business Objects
3 22 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.53%) Informatica
5 9 (4.15%) Talend
6 7 (3.23%) Sage
7 5 (2.30%) Cognos
7 5 (2.30%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.30%) IBM
7 5 (2.30%) Primavera
7 5 (2.30%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.84%) VMware
8 4 (1.84%) Adobe
8 4 (1.84%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.38%) Sybase
9 3 (1.38%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.92%) Teradata
10 2 (0.92%) Citrix
10 2 (0.92%) Cisco
10 2 (0.92%) Vertica
Scotland
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Mason Frank
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £43500 per annum + beneits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benfits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Posted: 21 days ago
East Kilbride, Lanarkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Posted: 21 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago