The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Support role 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Support
Rank 395 378 388
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 45 48 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 49
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
SAP Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SAP Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP Support in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SAP Support Salary Trend in the South East

SAP Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SAP Support Salary Histogram in the South East

SAP Support
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 Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +15 17 £31,500 -14.86%
Hampshire -15 6 - -
Oxfordshire +7 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £37,500 -1.31%
West Sussex -18 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Berkshire +1 3 £60,000 +140.00%
Middlesex -2 1 £56,000 +12.00%
SAP Support
England

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title.

1 85 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (48.24%) Finance
3 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 25 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 20 (23.53%) ABAP
6 19 (22.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (20.00%) SAP CO
7 17 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 17 (20.00%) SAP FI
8 14 (16.47%) Logistics
9 13 (15.29%) Service Delivery
9 13 (15.29%) SLA
9 13 (15.29%) ITIL
10 12 (14.12%) ERP
11 10 (11.76%) SAP XI
11 10 (11.76%) Degree
12 8 (9.41%) SAP BW
12 8 (9.41%) SAP HR
12 8 (9.41%) SAP SD
13 7 (8.24%) EDI
13 7 (8.24%) SAP LE
13 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
14 6 (7.06%) SAP Implementation
14 6 (7.06%) Java
14 6 (7.06%) Business Objects
14 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (7.06%) SAP BI
14 6 (7.06%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.71%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.35%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 25 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 17 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 17 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 8 (9.41%) SAP HR
2 8 (9.41%) SAP SD
3 7 (8.24%) SAP LE
4 5 (5.88%) SAP SCM
4 5 (5.88%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 3 (3.53%) SAP SRM
5 3 (3.53%) SAP PS
6 2 (2.35%) SAP WM
6 2 (2.35%) SAP Retail
6 2 (2.35%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.18%) SAP PP
7 1 (1.18%) SAP APO
7 1 (1.18%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.18%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.18%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) SAP BW
2 6 (7.06%) SAP BI
2 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.35%) DB2
4 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.35%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.18%) SAP HANA
General
1 41 (48.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Legal
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
2 3 (3.53%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) SAP XI
2 7 (8.24%) EDI
3 3 (3.53%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.35%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (2.35%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.18%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.18%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Statistics
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (16.47%) Logistics
3 13 (15.29%) ITIL
3 13 (15.29%) Service Delivery
4 12 (14.12%) ERP
5 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.06%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.71%) Change Management
9 3 (3.53%) Project Management
9 3 (3.53%) CRM
9 3 (3.53%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.53%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (3.53%) Financial Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.35%) Information Management
10 2 (2.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) ABAP
2 6 (7.06%) Java
3 3 (3.53%) SQL
4 1 (1.18%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) CCA
3 4 (4.71%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.06%) Business Objects
4 5 (5.88%) Pegasus
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle