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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 92 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 71 181 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.09% 5.71% 4.96%
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 12.08% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 148 104
Average salary £51,250 £51,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.96% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £29,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -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
1401 1498 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.32% 47.27% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 829 957 1048
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -23 33 £42,500 +16.43% 5
Aberdeen -10 16 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Edinburgh -45 11 £46,250 -11.90% 4
Stirling - 1 £75,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 115 (57.50%) Finance
2 57 (28.50%) CRM
3 53 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (26.50%) Retail
4 48 (24.00%) SQL
5 47 (23.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 44 (22.00%) Oracle
7 36 (18.00%) Billing
7 36 (18.00%) SQL Server
8 35 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (15.00%) Manufacturing
9 30 (15.00%) Telecoms
10 28 (14.00%) SAP Retail
11 27 (13.50%) Data Modelling
12 26 (13.00%) ABAP
13 24 (12.00%) Programme Management
14 23 (11.50%) ERP
14 23 (11.50%) Microsoft
15 22 (11.00%) Marketing
15 22 (11.00%) Digital Marketing
16 21 (10.50%) DTV
16 21 (10.50%) Electronics
17 20 (10.00%) ETL
18 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
18 19 (9.50%) .NET
19 18 (9.00%) Business Objects
19 18 (9.00%) BusinessObjects
20 16 (8.00%) SAP BW
20 16 (8.00%) XML
20 16 (8.00%) C#

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (7.00%) NetWeaver
2 12 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.50%) IIS
3 5 (2.50%) SAS
4 3 (1.50%) CICS
4 3 (1.50%) Apache
5 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.50%) Lync
6 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.50%) MS Project
3 6 (3.00%) MS Office
4 1 (0.50%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 47 (23.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (14.00%) SAP Retail
3 14 (7.00%) SAP MM
3 14 (7.00%) SAP SCM
3 14 (7.00%) SAP BPC
4 12 (6.00%) SAP IS-U
5 10 (5.00%) SAP SD
6 9 (4.50%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (4.00%) SAP CRM
7 8 (4.00%) SAP HR
7 8 (4.00%) SAP PP
7 8 (4.00%) SAP PLM
8 7 (3.50%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (3.50%) SAP CO
9 6 (3.00%) SAP ERP
10 5 (2.50%) Maximo
11 4 (2.00%) SAP HCM
11 4 (2.00%) SAP FI-CA
11 4 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (1.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.50%) DNS
2 4 (2.00%) DHCP
2 4 (2.00%) SAN
3 3 (1.50%) WAN
4 1 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.50%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
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
4 1 (0.50%) IPsec
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.00%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (8.00%) SAP BW
4 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.50%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.50%) SAP BI
5 11 (5.50%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database
7 8 (4.00%) DB2
8 7 (3.50%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.50%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (2.50%) Star Schema
9 5 (2.50%) DTS
10 4 (2.00%) DataStage
10 4 (2.00%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.00%) LSMW
2 4 (2.00%) ERwin
2 4 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.50%) NWDI
4 1 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 115 (57.50%) Finance
2 53 (26.50%) Retail
3 36 (18.00%) Billing
4 30 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 30 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 22 (11.00%) Marketing
6 21 (10.50%) Electronics
7 11 (5.50%) Banking
8 6 (3.00%) Back Office
9 4 (2.00%) Advertising
10 3 (1.50%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.50%) Games
11 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (26.50%) Consultant
2 42 (21.00%) SAP Consultant
3 28 (14.00%) Developer
4 23 (11.50%) SAP Support
5 22 (11.00%) Analyst
6 13 (6.50%) SAP MM Consultant
6 13 (6.50%) Support Consultant
7 12 (6.00%) SAP Support Consultant
8 10 (5.00%) Architect
9 9 (4.50%) SAP BPC Consultant
9 9 (4.50%) ETL Developer
10 8 (4.00%) Administrator
10 8 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
11 7 (3.50%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.50%) SAP Developer
11 7 (3.50%) ABAP Developer
12 6 (3.00%) Business Consultant
12 6 (3.00%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.50%) .NET
2 16 (8.00%) XML
3 7 (3.50%) CSS
4 6 (3.00%) HTML
5 5 (2.50%) SOAP
5 5 (2.50%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (2.50%) SAP Basis
6 4 (2.00%) BAPI
6 4 (2.00%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (2.00%) Web Services
6 4 (2.00%) SAP ALE
7 3 (1.50%) jQuery
7 3 (1.50%) SAP Business Workflow
7 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.00%) SAP XI
8 2 (1.00%) XSLT
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (0.50%) SAP BC
9 1 (0.50%) JSON
9 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.50%) DTV
3 8 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.50%) Data Extraction
5 5 (2.50%) Open Source
5 5 (2.50%) Replication
6 4 (2.00%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.00%) Clustering
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.50%) Social Media
8 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.50%) AS400
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.00%) Linux
2 14 (7.00%) UNIX
3 11 (5.50%) Windows
4 3 (1.50%) Solaris
5 2 (1.00%) SUSE
5 2 (1.00%) AIX
5 2 (1.00%) CentOS
5 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) zOS
6 1 (0.50%) HPUX
6 1 (0.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.50%) CRM
2 53 (26.50%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (13.50%) Data Modelling
4 24 (12.00%) Programme Management
5 23 (11.50%) ERP
6 22 (11.00%) Digital Marketing
7 20 (10.00%) ETL
8 15 (7.50%) Information Management
9 14 (7.00%) Logistics
10 13 (6.50%) Project Management
11 11 (5.50%) Performance Management
11 11 (5.50%) Business Analysis
11 11 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.50%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (4.50%) ITIL
12 9 (4.50%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (4.00%) Data Management
13 8 (4.00%) Workflow
13 8 (4.00%) Master Data Management
14 7 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.00%) SQL
2 26 (13.00%) ABAP
3 16 (8.00%) C#
4 14 (7.00%) Java
4 14 (7.00%) PL/SQL
5 12 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 10 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.00%) Python
8 7 (3.50%) SAPscript
8 7 (3.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.00%) Perl
10 3 (1.50%) C
10 3 (1.50%) COBOL
11 2 (1.00%) VB
11 2 (1.00%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.00%) XQuery
11 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.00%) XPath
12 1 (0.50%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 16 (8.00%) Degree
2 4 (2.00%) PMP
2 4 (2.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.50%) CIMA
4 1 (0.50%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.50%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) KVM
3 1 (0.50%) RHEV
3 1 (0.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.50%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.50%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 44 (22.00%) Oracle
2 23 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.00%) Business Objects
4 10 (5.00%) Informatica
5 8 (4.00%) Sage
6 6 (3.00%) Cognos
6 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.50%) Ab Initio
8 4 (2.00%) VMware
8 4 (2.00%) Sybase
8 4 (2.00%) IBM
8 4 (2.00%) Adobe
8 4 (2.00%) Talend
9 3 (1.50%) Pegasus
9 3 (1.50%) HP
10 2 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.00%) Citrix
10 2 (1.00%) Cisco
10 2 (1.00%) Baan
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