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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 71 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 22 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.98% 2.74% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.16% 6.41% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 24
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,872 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
529 499 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.70% 42.80% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 490 439 379
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 22 August 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 August 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 +3 9 £37,500 -37.50%
Cardiff -2 9 £30,000 -14.11%
Newport +9 2 £42,500 +8.97% 1
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 28 (44.44%) Finance
3 27 (42.86%) SAP Certification
4 21 (33.33%) VMware
5 20 (31.75%) HP
6 19 (30.16%) ISO 9001
6 19 (30.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 18 (28.57%) ITIL
8 16 (25.40%) .NET
9 15 (23.81%) SQL
9 15 (23.81%) Cisco
10 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
11 12 (19.05%) Windows
11 12 (19.05%) Manufacturing
11 12 (19.05%) Firewall
11 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
12 11 (17.46%) CSS
12 11 (17.46%) Active Directory
12 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (15.87%) SAN
13 10 (15.87%) Internet
13 10 (15.87%) MCSE
13 10 (15.87%) IIS
14 9 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
14 9 (14.29%) VB.NET
14 9 (14.29%) HTML
14 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 9 (14.29%) MCP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (15.87%) IIS
2 7 (11.11%) CMS
2 7 (11.11%) Commerce Server
3 6 (9.52%) NetWeaver
4 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) SAP PP
2 4 (6.35%) SAP BPC
2 4 (6.35%) SAP SD
3 3 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.59%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.59%) SAP FS
4 1 (1.59%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (1.59%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Firewall
2 10 (15.87%) SAN
2 10 (15.87%) Internet
3 9 (14.29%) NAS
4 8 (12.70%) DNS
5 7 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (7.94%) BGP
6 5 (7.94%) EIGRP
6 5 (7.94%) VRRP
6 5 (7.94%) IPsec
6 5 (7.94%) LAN
6 5 (7.94%) VPN
6 5 (7.94%) Network Security
6 5 (7.94%) HSRP
6 5 (7.94%) FWSM
6 5 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) SAP BI
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.17%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.59%) DB2
7 1 (1.59%) QlikView
7 1 (1.59%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (44.44%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.76%) Electronics
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Developer
3 8 (12.70%) SAP Support
3 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Network Support
6 5 (7.94%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Accountant
7 4 (6.35%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) .NET
2 11 (17.46%) CSS
3 9 (14.29%) HTML
3 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 9 (14.29%) XML
3 9 (14.29%) jQuery
4 8 (12.70%) LINQ to SQL
4 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (12.70%) LINQ
4 8 (12.70%) SOAP
4 8 (12.70%) Web Services
5 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.59%) HTML5
7 1 (1.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) DTV
3 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) iSeries
4 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) UNIX
3 3 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) ITIL
2 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (12.70%) Web Development
4 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Management
6 5 (7.94%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.35%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
8 3 (4.76%) Change Management
8 3 (4.76%) Migration
8 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 9 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.11%) Java
4 6 (9.52%) ABAP
5 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) SAP Certification
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (15.87%) MCSE
4 9 (14.29%) MCP
5 7 (11.11%) Degree
6 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.94%) CCNP
7 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.59%) CIMA
9 1 (1.59%) ACCA
9 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.59%) MCITP
9 1 (1.59%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) ISO 9001
1 19 (30.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.33%) VMware
3 20 (31.75%) HP
4 15 (23.81%) Cisco
5 7 (11.11%) Symantec
5 7 (11.11%) Veritas
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle
7 5 (7.94%) JDA
7 5 (7.94%) F5
8 1 (1.59%) IBM
8 1 (1.59%) NetApp
8 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
Chepstow, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago