The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 65 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 126 155 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.43% 4.81% 5.18%
As % of the Vendors category 7.78% 9.79% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 109 143 132
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1620 1583 1547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.12% 49.12% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1088 1041
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
UK

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 -34 35 £45,000 - 2
Aberdeen -6 19 £51,500 -10.43% 4
Edinburgh -27 12 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Fife - 12 £70,000 -
Lanarkshire - 10 £51,500 -
Stirling - 6 £50,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 86 (43.88%) Finance
2 60 (30.61%) Oracle
3 52 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (25.00%) CRM
5 48 (24.49%) ERP
6 43 (21.94%) Retail
7 39 (19.90%) SQL
8 35 (17.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 32 (16.33%) Java
9 32 (16.33%) Manufacturing
10 31 (15.82%) Billing
11 29 (14.80%) SQL Server
12 28 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 27 (13.78%) Degree
14 26 (13.27%) ABAP
15 25 (12.76%) Business Objects
15 25 (12.76%) BusinessObjects
16 24 (12.24%) SAP Retail
17 22 (11.22%) PL/SQL
18 21 (10.71%) ETL
19 20 (10.20%) Linux
19 20 (10.20%) Microsoft
19 20 (10.20%) SAP BW
19 20 (10.20%) Migration
20 19 (9.69%) Data Management
21 18 (9.18%) SAP Basis
21 18 (9.18%) SAP HR
21 18 (9.18%) MS Excel
22 17 (8.67%) NetWeaver
22 17 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 17 (8.67%) NetWeaver
2 10 (5.10%) SAP Portal
3 6 (3.06%) SAS
4 5 (2.55%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.53%) Apache
6 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.02%) IIS
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.55%) MS Office
3 4 (2.04%) MS Project
4 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (17.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (12.24%) SAP Retail
3 18 (9.18%) SAP HR
4 15 (7.65%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (6.12%) SAP CO
6 10 (5.10%) SAP IS-U
6 10 (5.10%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (4.59%) SAP CRM
7 9 (4.59%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (4.59%) SAP FI
7 9 (4.59%) SAP HCM
8 6 (3.06%) SAP ERP
8 6 (3.06%) SAP BPC
9 3 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (1.53%) SAP SCM
9 3 (1.53%) SAP PS
9 3 (1.53%) SAP MM
9 3 (1.53%) Sage 200
9 3 (1.53%) Sage 50
9 3 (1.53%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.53%) DNS
1 3 (1.53%) SAN
2 2 (1.02%) WAN
2 2 (1.02%) DHCP
3 1 (0.51%) IPsec
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) VoIP
3 1 (0.51%) LDAP
3 1 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) X.509
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.80%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.76%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (10.20%) SAP BW
4 16 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 14 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.63%) Oracle Database
7 10 (5.10%) Pentaho
7 10 (5.10%) SAP BI
8 4 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.53%) DB2
9 3 (1.53%) OLAP
9 3 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.53%) DataStage
9 3 (1.53%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.02%) DTS
10 2 (1.02%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.51%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (4.59%) LSMW
2 9 (4.59%) NWDI
3 6 (3.06%) ERwin
3 6 (3.06%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (3.06%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 86 (43.88%) Finance
2 43 (21.94%) Retail
3 32 (16.33%) Manufacturing
4 31 (15.82%) Billing
5 9 (4.59%) Electronics
5 9 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.59%) Marketing
6 6 (3.06%) Banking
6 6 (3.06%) Publishing
7 4 (2.04%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.04%) Advertising
8 3 (1.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (27.55%) Consultant
2 39 (19.90%) SAP Consultant
3 33 (16.84%) Developer
4 18 (9.18%) SAP Support
5 14 (7.14%) Analyst
6 10 (5.10%) SAP Developer
7 9 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 9 (4.59%) Administrator
7 9 (4.59%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (4.59%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 9 (4.59%) ETL Developer
7 9 (4.59%) Architect
8 8 (4.08%) SAP HR Consultant
9 7 (3.57%) Support Consultant
9 7 (3.57%) SAP Support Consultant
9 7 (3.57%) Business Consultant
9 7 (3.57%) SAP Basis Administrator
9 7 (3.57%) SAP Administrator
10 6 (3.06%) SAP Tester
10 6 (3.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.18%) SAP Basis
2 15 (7.65%) .NET
3 8 (4.08%) SAP BC
4 5 (2.55%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (2.04%) Web Services
5 4 (2.04%) XML
5 4 (2.04%) SAP ALE
5 4 (2.04%) BAPI
5 4 (2.04%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (1.02%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (1.02%) jQuery
6 2 (1.02%) CSS
6 2 (1.02%) SOAP
6 2 (1.02%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.51%) XSL
7 1 (0.51%) HTML
7 1 (0.51%) REST
7 1 (0.51%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.63%) Data Extraction
2 9 (4.59%) DTV
3 7 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.55%) Social Media
4 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.53%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.53%) Open Source
6 1 (0.51%) AS400
6 1 (0.51%) PMI
6 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.20%) Linux
2 16 (8.16%) Windows
3 10 (5.10%) AIX
4 8 (4.08%) UNIX
5 1 (0.51%) HPUX
5 1 (0.51%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (25.00%) CRM
3 48 (24.49%) ERP
4 28 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 21 (10.71%) ETL
6 20 (10.20%) Migration
7 19 (9.69%) Data Management
8 17 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (8.67%) Data Migration
8 17 (8.67%) Analytics
9 14 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 14 (7.14%) SAP Security
10 11 (5.61%) Information Management
10 11 (5.61%) Business Analysis
10 11 (5.61%) Project Management
10 11 (5.61%) Master Data Management
11 10 (5.10%) Logistics
11 10 (5.10%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.59%) Workflow
12 9 (4.59%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.90%) SQL
2 32 (16.33%) Java
3 26 (13.27%) ABAP
4 22 (11.22%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.06%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.06%) SAPscript
5 6 (3.06%) VB
6 5 (2.55%) C
6 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.04%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.53%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.02%) Perl
9 2 (1.02%) C#
10 1 (0.51%) RPG
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) PHP
10 1 (0.51%) Python
10 1 (0.51%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.51%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (13.78%) Degree
2 10 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.55%) PMP
3 5 (2.55%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) MBA
5 1 (0.51%) CIMA
5 1 (0.51%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ACCA
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.61%) Data Quality
2 10 (5.10%) SLA
3 3 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.51%) vSphere
2 1 (0.51%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (30.61%) Oracle
2 25 (12.76%) Business Objects
3 20 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.61%) Informatica
5 10 (5.10%) Talend
6 7 (3.57%) Sage
7 6 (3.06%) IBM
8 5 (2.55%) Primavera
9 4 (2.04%) Adobe
9 4 (2.04%) Cognos
10 3 (1.53%) VMware
10 3 (1.53%) Teradata
10 3 (1.53%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.53%) Pegasus
11 2 (1.02%) Vertica
11 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.02%) Cisco
11 2 (1.02%) Sybase
11 2 (1.02%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.51%) Perforce
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