The table below looks at the statistics for SAP APO skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 404 397 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 36 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.17% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.28% 2.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 0
Average salary £60,000 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-20.68% +20.83%
SAP APO
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1581 1549 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.24% 7.20% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1184 1128
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP APO across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP APO
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SAP APO Salary Trend in the South East

SAP APO
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP APO across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the South East

SAP APO
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP APO within the South East 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
Surrey -12 27 £60,000 -
Hampshire -8 6 £60,000 -17.24%
Middlesex - 2 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
SAP APO
England

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 58 (75.32%) SAP SCM
3 52 (67.53%) ABAP
4 51 (66.23%) SAP R/3
4 51 (66.23%) C
5 14 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 10 (12.99%) Logistics
7 8 (10.39%) Change Management
7 8 (10.39%) Six Sigma
7 8 (10.39%) Degree
8 7 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
8 7 (9.09%) Network Planning
9 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (6.49%) ERP
11 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
12 3 (3.90%) SAP Implementation
12 3 (3.90%) Demand Management
12 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (3.90%) Business Objects
13 2 (2.60%) Pegasus
13 2 (2.60%) Finance
13 2 (2.60%) FMCG
14 1 (1.30%) Business Analysis
14 1 (1.30%) French Language
14 1 (1.30%) German Language
14 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
14 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
14 1 (1.30%) SAP Portal
14 1 (1.30%) Time Management
14 1 (1.30%) SAP LE

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing SAP APO 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 APO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 58 (75.32%) SAP SCM
2 51 (66.23%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.30%) SAP LE
3 1 (1.30%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.30%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.30%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
General
1 14 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) French Language
3 1 (1.30%) German Language
3 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 61 (79.22%) Consultant
1 61 (79.22%) SAP Consultant
1 61 (79.22%) SAP APO Consultant
2 51 (66.23%) Managing Consultant
3 7 (9.09%) Analyst
4 6 (7.79%) SAP SCM Consultant
5 3 (3.90%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (3.90%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) Business Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (2.60%) SAP Functional Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) Supply Chain Consultant
6 2 (2.60%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 1 (1.30%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (1.30%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.30%) SAP Support
7 1 (1.30%) SAP Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.60%) FMCG
3 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.99%) Logistics
2 8 (10.39%) Change Management
2 8 (10.39%) Six Sigma
3 7 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
3 7 (9.09%) Network Planning
4 5 (6.49%) ERP
5 3 (3.90%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (3.90%) Demand Management
6 1 (1.30%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.30%) Time Management
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Analysis
6 1 (1.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.30%) Coaching
6 1 (1.30%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.30%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (67.53%) ABAP
2 51 (66.23%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.90%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.60%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft