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 17 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 65 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 24 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.24% 2.64% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.23% 6.39% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 18
Average salary £31,250 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.38% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £32,449 £31,395
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
459 501 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.82% 41.37% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 425 444 445
Average salary £35,500 £35,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.78% -4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 17 October 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 17 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
Cardiff +12 11 £30,000 -17.80% 4
Caerphilly 0 10 £35,000 -8.79%
Glamorgan - 1 £29,000 -
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (40.74%) VMware
4 21 (38.89%) Finance
4 21 (38.89%) HP
5 20 (37.04%) ISO 9001
5 20 (37.04%) SAP Certification
5 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (33.33%) SQL
6 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 17 (31.48%) .NET
8 16 (29.63%) CSS
9 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
9 14 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 14 (25.93%) HTML
9 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
9 14 (25.93%) VB.NET
9 14 (25.93%) XML
9 14 (25.93%) ITIL
9 14 (25.93%) jQuery
10 13 (24.07%) LINQ
10 13 (24.07%) Web Development
10 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (24.07%) LINQ to SQL
10 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
10 13 (24.07%) SOAP
10 13 (24.07%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) MS Excel

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.70%) Commerce Server
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.70%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.85%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.85%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Firewall
1 7 (12.96%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (11.11%) Internet
3 5 (9.26%) BGP
3 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
3 5 (9.26%) VRRP
3 5 (9.26%) LAN
3 5 (9.26%) VPN
3 5 (9.26%) Network Security
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (9.26%) IPsec
3 5 (9.26%) SAN
3 5 (9.26%) FWSM
3 5 (9.26%) HSRP
4 4 (7.41%) NAS
5 3 (5.56%) DNS
6 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.93%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.85%) QlikView
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) .NET Developer
2 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Network Support
4 5 (9.26%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) .NET
2 16 (29.63%) CSS
3 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.93%) XML
3 14 (25.93%) HTML
3 14 (25.93%) jQuery
4 13 (24.07%) LINQ to SQL
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 13 (24.07%) LINQ
4 13 (24.07%) SOAP
4 13 (24.07%) Web Services
5 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) CSS3
6 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.56%) Clustering
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.70%) FMCG
2 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) iSeries
3 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) UNIX
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) AIX
4 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) ITIL
3 13 (24.07%) Web Development
4 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.96%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (12.96%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.56%) CRM
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.70%) Change Management
9 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) ERP
9 2 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (3.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
2 14 (25.93%) VB.NET
2 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) SAP Certification
2 10 (18.52%) Degree
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.26%) MCP
4 5 (9.26%) MCSE
4 5 (9.26%) CCNP
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.85%) MCITP
6 1 (1.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.04%) ISO 9001
1 20 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.81%) SLA
3 3 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 22 (40.74%) VMware
3 21 (38.89%) HP
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
5 5 (9.26%) F5
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
6 3 (5.56%) Veritas
7 2 (3.70%) JDA
7 2 (3.70%) NetApp
7 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
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