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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 59 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAP 33 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.99% 2.86% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 6.11% 6.29% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 25
Average salary £39,000 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,558 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
540 493 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.91% 45.48% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 486 429 331
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,004
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,000
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 14 £38,250 -33.47% 3
Cardiff 0 14 £37,500 +7.35%
Newport +5 4 £52,500 +34.61%
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (52.11%) SAP Certification
2 31 (43.66%) Microsoft
2 31 (43.66%) Finance
3 26 (36.62%) VMware
4 25 (35.21%) HP
4 25 (35.21%) ITIL
5 24 (33.80%) ISO 9001
5 24 (33.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (28.17%) Cisco
7 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
8 14 (19.72%) Firewall
9 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
9 13 (18.31%) SAN
9 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (16.90%) NAS
10 12 (16.90%) Load Balancing
10 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
10 12 (16.90%) Java
10 12 (16.90%) SQL
10 12 (16.90%) .NET
10 12 (16.90%) Windows
10 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
11 11 (15.49%) IIS
11 11 (15.49%) ABAP
11 11 (15.49%) NetWeaver
12 10 (14.08%) Internet
12 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (12.68%) MCSE
14 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
14 8 (11.27%) MCP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 11 (15.49%) IIS
1 11 (15.49%) NetWeaver
2 7 (9.86%) Commerce Server
2 7 (9.86%) CMS
3 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.82%) SAS
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.41%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SAP PP
2 5 (7.04%) SAP SD
3 4 (5.63%) SAP BPC
4 3 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.41%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP LE
5 1 (1.41%) SAP FS
5 1 (1.41%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.41%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) Firewall
2 13 (18.31%) SAN
3 12 (16.90%) NAS
4 10 (14.08%) Internet
5 8 (11.27%) DNS
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (9.86%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (9.86%) VPN
6 7 (9.86%) IPsec
7 5 (7.04%) HSRP
7 5 (7.04%) FWSM
7 5 (7.04%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (7.04%) Network Security
7 5 (7.04%) BGP
7 5 (7.04%) EIGRP
7 5 (7.04%) VRRP
7 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.04%) LAN
8 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.04%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.63%) SAP BI
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.23%) MaxDB
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.23%) DB2
5 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Electronics
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Analyst
2 12 (16.90%) SAP Support
3 11 (15.49%) Support Specialist
4 9 (12.68%) Consultant
4 9 (12.68%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (11.27%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Network Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) Network Support
8 5 (7.04%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) CSS
3 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (7.04%) LINQ to SQL
4 5 (7.04%) jQuery
4 5 (7.04%) LINQ
4 5 (7.04%) HTML
4 5 (7.04%) SOAP
4 5 (7.04%) Web Services
4 5 (7.04%) XML
4 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (4.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) DTV
2 3 (4.23%) Clustering
3 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.41%) iSeries
3 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (16.90%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.86%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (9.86%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.04%) Web Development
6 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
6 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.63%) Change Management
7 4 (5.63%) Project Management
7 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.63%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.63%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (4.23%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.23%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) Java
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 11 (15.49%) ABAP
3 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.04%) VB.NET
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (52.11%) SAP Certification
2 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.68%) MCSE
4 8 (11.27%) MCP
4 8 (11.27%) Degree
5 7 (9.86%) CCNP
5 7 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.41%) MCITP
7 1 (1.41%) VCP4
7 1 (1.41%) ACCA
7 1 (1.41%) CIMA
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.80%) ISO 9001
1 24 (33.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.04%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.62%) VMware
3 25 (35.21%) HP
4 20 (28.17%) Cisco
5 8 (11.27%) Oracle
6 7 (9.86%) Veritas
6 7 (9.86%) Symantec
7 5 (7.04%) F5
7 5 (7.04%) JDA
8 3 (4.23%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.23%) NetApp
9 2 (2.82%) Brocade
9 2 (2.82%) TippingPoint
10 1 (1.41%) IBM
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