The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 72 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 21 47 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.87% 4.33% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% 9.23% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 23
Average salary £38,400 £38,375 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.06% -19.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,350 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
SAP
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
515 509 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.78% 46.87% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 467 451 292
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,825 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Caerphilly -5 8 £37,700 +7.71%
Cardiff -3 6 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Monmouthshire - 3 £45,000 -
Newport +2 1 £38,500 -26.66%
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) .NET
4 18 (42.86%) ISO 9001
4 18 (42.86%) HP
4 18 (42.86%) SAP Certification
4 18 (42.86%) VMware
4 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 15 (35.71%) Finance
7 14 (33.33%) SQL
8 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
8 13 (30.95%) CSS
9 12 (28.57%) ITIL
10 11 (26.19%) HTML
10 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
10 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
10 11 (26.19%) VB.NET
10 11 (26.19%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (26.19%) XML
10 11 (26.19%) Windows
10 11 (26.19%) jQuery
11 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
11 10 (23.81%) SOAP
11 10 (23.81%) Web Services
11 10 (23.81%) Web Development
11 10 (23.81%) LINQ
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (23.81%) LINQ to SQL
11 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (14.29%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) Commerce Server
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.38%) Agresso
3 1 (2.38%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Internet
2 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) NAS
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) BGP
4 2 (4.76%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.76%) VRRP
4 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.76%) IPsec
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.76%) FWSM
4 2 (4.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
2 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
2 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 11 (26.19%) XML
3 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 11 (26.19%) jQuery
4 10 (23.81%) LINQ
4 10 (23.81%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (23.81%) SOAP
4 10 (23.81%) Web Services
5 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) WPF
6 3 (7.14%) WinForms
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) DTV
2 3 (7.14%) iPhone
2 3 (7.14%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Android
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) Web Development
4 7 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.90%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.76%) Business Development
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) T-SQL
2 11 (26.19%) VB.NET
2 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) SAP Certification
2 8 (19.05%) MCP
3 7 (16.67%) Degree
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (14.29%) MCSE
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CCNP
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
3 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) HP
2 18 (42.86%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 5 (11.90%) Veritas
5 4 (9.52%) Symantec
6 2 (4.76%) F5
6 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
6 2 (4.76%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) NetApp
7 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
South Wales
Rockwool
Salary: Good employment conditions
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Rockwool
Salary: Good employment conditions
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago