The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Wales region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 47 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 40 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.94% 1.26% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 7.68% 2.75% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 11
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £46,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
521 472 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.33% 45.91% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 436 435 399
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
Wales

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SAP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SAP Salary Trend in South Wales

SAP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in South Wales

SAP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Caerphilly +8 20 £52,500 +2.94%
Cardiff +15 11 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Newport +2 3 £80,000 +50.23% 1
Neath Port Talbot -4 1 £70,000 +75.91%
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 52 (60.47%) SAP Certification
2 42 (48.84%) Finance
3 33 (38.37%) VMware
3 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
3 33 (38.37%) HP
3 33 (38.37%) ISO 9001
3 33 (38.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (37.21%) ITIL
5 29 (33.72%) Cisco
6 23 (26.74%) SAN
6 23 (26.74%) NAS
7 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
7 18 (20.93%) Java
7 18 (20.93%) ABAP
7 18 (20.93%) IIS
8 15 (17.44%) Manufacturing
8 15 (17.44%) .NET
8 15 (17.44%) NetWeaver
9 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
9 14 (16.28%) Firewall
9 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (15.12%) VMware ESX
10 13 (15.12%) SQL
10 13 (15.12%) Windows
11 12 (13.95%) Internet
11 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
11 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
11 12 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (20.93%) IIS
2 15 (17.44%) NetWeaver
3 10 (11.63%) Commerce Server
3 10 (11.63%) CMS
4 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.30%) MS Exchange
5 6 (6.98%) SAS
6 2 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) SAP SD
2 6 (6.98%) SAP FI
2 6 (6.98%) SAP PP
3 5 (5.81%) SAP MM
4 4 (4.65%) SAP CO
4 4 (4.65%) SAP LE
4 4 (4.65%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (3.49%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (3.49%) SAP SCM
5 3 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.33%) SAP BPC
6 2 (2.33%) SAP PM
6 2 (2.33%) SAP ERP
6 2 (2.33%) SAP PS
6 2 (2.33%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.16%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.16%) SAP HCM
7 1 (1.16%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (1.16%) SAP FI-AP
7 1 (1.16%) SAP FS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.74%) SAN
1 23 (26.74%) NAS
2 14 (16.28%) Firewall
3 12 (13.95%) Internet
3 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
3 12 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (11.63%) DNS
5 8 (9.30%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.65%) IPsec
6 4 (4.65%) VPN
7 2 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) MySQL
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.49%) DB2
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.49%) MaxDB
4 2 (2.33%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.33%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.16%) Xcelsius
5 1 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 42 (48.84%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.49%) Electronics
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Support Specialist
2 18 (20.93%) Consultant
2 18 (20.93%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (19.77%) Analyst
4 14 (16.28%) SAP Support
5 12 (13.95%) Support Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 6 (6.98%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 6 (6.98%) Functional Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.81%) Storage Specialist
9 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.65%) SAP Manager
10 4 (4.65%) Network Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Architect
11 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.49%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (3.49%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) .NET
2 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
2 10 (11.63%) CSS
3 5 (5.81%) LAMP
4 3 (3.49%) Web Services
4 3 (3.49%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) SAP Basis
4 3 (3.49%) Ajax
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (3.49%) HTML5
5 2 (2.33%) RESTful
5 2 (2.33%) jQuery
5 2 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (1.16%) Middleware
6 1 (1.16%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.16%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (1.16%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (1.16%) SAP ALE
6 1 (1.16%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.63%) Clustering
3 3 (3.49%) DTV
4 1 (1.16%) Replication
4 1 (1.16%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 4 (4.65%) Linux
3 2 (2.33%) Debian
4 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.21%) ITIL
2 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (11.63%) Load Balancing
4 9 (10.47%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.14%) ERP
5 7 (8.14%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.81%) Change Management
6 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.81%) Logistics
6 5 (5.81%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.81%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (4.65%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.65%) Migration
7 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.49%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.49%) Workflow
8 3 (3.49%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.49%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.49%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) Java
1 18 (20.93%) ABAP
2 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 5 (5.81%) PHP
4 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (60.47%) SAP Certification
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.63%) MCSE
2 10 (11.63%) MCP
3 8 (9.30%) Degree
4 5 (5.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.65%) CCNP
6 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.33%) RHCE
7 2 (2.33%) Sun Certification
7 2 (2.33%) OCP
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.16%) ACCA
8 1 (1.16%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (38.37%) ISO 9001
1 33 (38.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.12%) VMware ESX
4 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (38.37%) VMware
1 33 (38.37%) Microsoft
1 33 (38.37%) HP
2 29 (33.72%) Cisco
3 10 (11.63%) Symantec
3 10 (11.63%) Veritas
4 8 (9.30%) Oracle
5 6 (6.98%) JDA
6 5 (5.81%) NetApp
6 5 (5.81%) Brocade
6 5 (5.81%) 3PAR
7 4 (4.65%) TippingPoint
7 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.49%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.33%) LogRhythm
9 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.33%) Qualys
9 2 (2.33%) Sun
10 1 (1.16%) Adobe
10 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
Cardiff
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: Negotiable on experience + benefits + pensio
Posted: 11 days ago