The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 45 43 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1140 1148 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.22% 5.30% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 10.16% 10.83% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 743 729 631
Average salary £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £33,260
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11224 10599 10771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.40% 48.94% 48.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8621 8548 9037
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SAP Salary Trend in the South East

SAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in the South East

SAP
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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 +3 485 £60,000 - 25
Berkshire -3 226 £60,000 +9.09% 35
Hampshire +1 162 £50,000 +17.64% 11
Buckinghamshire -16 87 £49,000 -14.78% 18
Oxfordshire +48 63 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Middlesex +9 32 £61,500 +21.78%
West Sussex -49 18 £43,750 -7.89% 2
East Sussex -15 9 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Kent -24 5 £58,971 +24.14% 3
Home Counties - 4 £43,000 -
Thames Valley -8 1 £62,000 -22.50%
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 598 (28.44%) Finance
2 429 (20.40%) ABAP
3 381 (18.12%) Business Development
4 353 (16.79%) Oracle
5 348 (16.55%) Coaching
6 338 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
7 321 (15.26%) SAP Implementation
8 319 (15.17%) Project Management
9 289 (13.74%) Microsoft
10 270 (12.84%) Manufacturing
11 269 (12.79%) SAP FI
12 265 (12.60%) SAP FI/CO
12 265 (12.60%) SAP CO
13 255 (12.13%) ERP
14 251 (11.94%) CRM
15 249 (11.84%) SQL
16 246 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
17 243 (11.55%) Degree
18 240 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
19 228 (10.84%) MS Excel
20 202 (9.61%) Marketing
21 179 (8.51%) SAP MM
22 174 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
23 171 (8.13%) Java
24 169 (8.04%) Risk Management
25 168 (7.99%) Business Transformation
26 165 (7.85%) ITIL
27 164 (7.80%) Business Objects
27 164 (7.80%) BusinessObjects
28 162 (7.70%) Legal

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 114 (5.42%) NetWeaver
2 90 (4.28%) SharePoint
3 50 (2.38%) SAP Portal
4 35 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 32 (1.52%) Apache
6 30 (1.43%) Drupal
7 29 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 28 (1.33%) Apache Solr
9 19 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (0.90%) SAS
9 19 (0.90%) CMS
10 16 (0.76%) SAP EP
11 14 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 12 (0.57%) MS Exchange
13 11 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.29%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.29%) IBM Notes
15 5 (0.24%) IIS
15 5 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.19%) SAP Web AS
Applications
1 228 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 99 (4.71%) MS Office
3 46 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 29 (1.38%) MS Project
6 20 (0.95%) PowerPivot
7 10 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.095%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.095%) SPSS
9 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.048%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.048%) Revit
Business Applications
1 269 (12.79%) SAP FI
2 265 (12.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 265 (12.60%) SAP CO
3 179 (8.51%) SAP MM
4 151 (7.18%) SAP SD
5 107 (5.09%) SAP HR
6 105 (4.99%) SAP R/3
7 102 (4.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 96 (4.56%) SAP SCM
9 75 (3.57%) SAP APO
10 72 (3.42%) SAP WM
11 68 (3.23%) Maximo
12 61 (2.90%) SAP CRM
13 60 (2.85%) SAP BPC
14 58 (2.76%) SAP QM
15 57 (2.71%) SAP PM
16 52 (2.47%) SAP EHS
17 51 (2.43%) SAP ERP
18 44 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
19 43 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
2 22 (1.05%) SaaS
3 19 (0.90%) Force.com
4 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.14%) Office 365
6 2 (0.095%) Taleo
6 2 (0.095%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.048%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.00%) Internet
2 32 (1.52%) HTTP
3 17 (0.81%) WAN
4 16 (0.76%) LAN
5 12 (0.57%) Wireless
6 11 (0.52%) Firewall
7 10 (0.48%) DNS
7 10 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.48%) VoIP
8 8 (0.38%) SAN
9 6 (0.29%) VPN
9 6 (0.29%) SSL
10 5 (0.24%) LDAP
10 5 (0.24%) DHCP
11 3 (0.14%) S/MIME
11 3 (0.14%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.14%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.14%) NAS
11 3 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.095%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (7.80%) BusinessObjects
2 147 (6.99%) SQL Server
3 131 (6.23%) SAP BW
4 115 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (4.04%) SAP Data Services
6 73 (3.47%) DataStage
7 64 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 63 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 55 (2.62%) MySQL
10 50 (2.38%) SAP BI
11 48 (2.28%) SAP HANA
12 46 (2.19%) Relational Database
13 40 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
14 39 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (1.57%) QlikView
16 30 (1.43%) OLAP
17 29 (1.38%) PerformancePoint
18 28 (1.33%) MS Access
19 26 (1.24%) RDBMS
19 26 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (2.57%) LSMW
2 32 (1.52%) Selenium
3 29 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.33%) Mockito
5 20 (0.95%) Visual Studio
6 15 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (0.57%) Subversion
8 5 (0.24%) JUnit
8 5 (0.24%) Toad
8 5 (0.24%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.19%) eggPlant
9 4 (0.19%) LoadUI
9 4 (0.19%) Ant
9 4 (0.19%) JIRA
10 3 (0.14%) JMeter
10 3 (0.14%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.095%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.095%) Behat
11 2 (0.095%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 598 (28.44%) Finance
2 270 (12.84%) Manufacturing
3 202 (9.61%) Marketing
4 162 (7.70%) Legal
5 150 (7.13%) Telecoms
6 112 (5.33%) Retail
7 88 (4.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 82 (3.90%) Electronics
9 72 (3.42%) Banking
10 43 (2.04%) Billing
11 39 (1.85%) General Ledger
12 23 (1.09%) Back Office
13 22 (1.05%) Local Government
14 19 (0.90%) Automotive
15 18 (0.86%) French Language
16 8 (0.38%) Advertising
17 7 (0.33%) Publishing
17 7 (0.33%) German Language
18 6 (0.29%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 805 (38.28%) Consultant
2 651 (30.96%) SAP Consultant
3 312 (14.84%) Analyst
4 243 (11.55%) Managing Consultant
5 189 (8.99%) SAP Manager
6 169 (8.04%) Architect
7 159 (7.56%) SAP Analyst
8 154 (7.32%) Developer
9 149 (7.09%) SAP MM Consultant
10 110 (5.23%) Project Manager
11 106 (5.04%) SAP WM Consultant
12 97 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
13 81 (3.85%) Business Analyst
14 76 (3.61%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 73 (3.47%) SAP Support
16 67 (3.19%) SAP Architect
17 64 (3.04%) SAP SD Consultant
18 60 (2.85%) SAP APO Consultant
19 59 (2.81%) Support Analyst
19 59 (2.81%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (6.18%) .NET
2 109 (5.18%) BAPI
3 105 (4.99%) Web Services
4 83 (3.95%) HTML
5 68 (3.23%) J2EE
6 53 (2.52%) XML
7 52 (2.47%) EDI
7 52 (2.47%) Middleware
8 47 (2.23%) ASP.NET
9 46 (2.19%) SAP XI
10 44 (2.09%) CSS
11 43 (2.04%) Web Dynpro
12 42 (2.00%) jQuery
13 37 (1.76%) Spring
14 36 (1.71%) Java EE
14 36 (1.71%) HTML5
15 33 (1.57%) XSLT
16 32 (1.52%) JSP
16 32 (1.52%) XHTML
17 31 (1.47%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 240 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 77 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 73 (3.47%) DTV
5 68 (3.23%) FMCG
6 65 (3.09%) GIS
7 37 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 36 (1.71%) Social Media
9 32 (1.52%) Client/Server
10 31 (1.47%) iPad
11 25 (1.19%) Data Integration
11 25 (1.19%) Mathematics
12 23 (1.09%) EPoS
13 19 (0.90%) Kindle
14 16 (0.76%) AS400
14 16 (0.76%) iSeries
15 15 (0.71%) Life Science
15 15 (0.71%) Mainframe
16 14 (0.67%) Replication
16 14 (0.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (4.33%) Windows
2 67 (3.19%) Linux
3 44 (2.09%) Apple iOS
4 38 (1.81%) Android
5 36 (1.71%) UNIX
6 25 (1.19%) VMS
7 16 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 12 (0.57%) AIX
9 11 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.38%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.29%) Solaris
13 5 (0.24%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.19%) HPUX
14 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.14%) CentOS
15 3 (0.14%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.095%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (18.12%) Business Development
2 348 (16.55%) Coaching
3 338 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
4 321 (15.26%) SAP Implementation
5 319 (15.17%) Project Management
6 255 (12.13%) ERP
7 251 (11.94%) CRM
8 246 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
9 174 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 169 (8.04%) Risk Management
11 168 (7.99%) Business Transformation
12 165 (7.85%) ITIL
13 158 (7.51%) Data Management
14 143 (6.80%) Migration
15 137 (6.51%) PRINCE2
15 137 (6.51%) Logistics
16 133 (6.32%) ETL
17 114 (5.42%) Scrum
18 110 (5.23%) Data Migration
19 105 (4.99%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 429 (20.40%) ABAP
2 249 (11.84%) SQL
3 171 (8.13%) Java
4 72 (3.42%) C
4 72 (3.42%) T-SQL
5 52 (2.47%) JavaScript
6 48 (2.28%) C#
7 34 (1.62%) SAPscript
8 20 (0.95%) PHP
9 16 (0.76%) PL/SQL
10 10 (0.48%) Shell Script
11 9 (0.43%) VB
11 9 (0.43%) C++
11 9 (0.43%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.38%) Perl
12 8 (0.38%) VB.NET
12 8 (0.38%) Ruby
13 6 (0.29%) VBScript
14 5 (0.24%) Python
15 4 (0.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 243 (11.55%) Degree
2 51 (2.43%) CCA
3 43 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 36 (1.71%) PMI Certification
5 31 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 29 (1.38%) SAP Certification
6 29 (1.38%) PMP
7 27 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 26 (1.24%) SC Cleared
9 23 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (1.00%) CIMA
11 19 (0.90%) ACCA
12 15 (0.71%) A+ Certification
13 13 (0.62%) ISEB
14 11 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.48%) MCSE
16 8 (0.38%) CISA
17 7 (0.33%) MCP
17 7 (0.33%) MCDBA
18 5 (0.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.71%) SLA
2 45 (2.14%) QA
3 35 (1.66%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.38%) COBIT
6 7 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 7 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.19%) COSO
9 2 (0.095%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.048%) P3O
10 1 (0.048%) GAAP
10 1 (0.048%) GxP
10 1 (0.048%) GAMP
10 1 (0.048%) GCP
10 1 (0.048%) GMP
System Software
1 30 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.19%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.19%) Firmware
3 4 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.14%) Xen
4 3 (0.14%) XenServer
4 3 (0.14%) vSphere
4 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.095%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.095%) RHEV
5 2 (0.095%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.048%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.048%) Docker
6 1 (0.048%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.29%) SCCM
2 5 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.14%) Nagios
4 3 (0.14%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.14%) Puppet
4 3 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.095%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.095%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.095%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.095%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.048%) SCOM
6 1 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.048%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.048%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.048%) Ansible
Vendors
1 353 (16.79%) Oracle
2 289 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 164 (7.80%) Business Objects
4 102 (4.85%) Salesforce.com
5 77 (3.66%) Informatica
6 63 (3.00%) Sage
7 60 (2.85%) IBM
8 55 (2.62%) Primavera
9 49 (2.33%) VMware
10 45 (2.14%) HP
11 37 (1.76%) Cognos
12 33 (1.57%) hybris
13 32 (1.52%) JD Edwards
13 32 (1.52%) Hyperion
14 26 (1.24%) Tableau
15 19 (0.90%) Sybase
16 18 (0.86%) Adobe
16 18 (0.86%) Siebel
17 17 (0.81%) Syclo
18 16 (0.76%) BMC
South East
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 Per Annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + bonus and great benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Energy Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Energy Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Energy Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Energy Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Energy Resourcing
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 50% OTE, £500/month car
Posted: 2 days ago