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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 67 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 24 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.23% 2.49% 2.75%
As % of the Vendors category 5.22% 5.96% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 20
Average salary £33,750 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £33,250 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £60,000 £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
460 503 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.67% 41.74% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 426 448 446
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,800 £57,500
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 2 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 2 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
Caerphilly +8 11 £35,000 -26.31%
Cardiff +5 10 £30,000 -17.80% 3
Glamorgan - 1 £29,000 -
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (40.00%) Finance
3 22 (40.00%) VMware
4 21 (38.18%) HP
4 21 (38.18%) SAP Certification
5 20 (36.36%) ISO 9001
5 20 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
7 16 (29.09%) SQL
7 16 (29.09%) .NET
8 14 (25.45%) CSS
8 14 (25.45%) ITIL
9 12 (21.82%) XML
9 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
9 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
9 12 (21.82%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
9 12 (21.82%) HTML
9 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
9 12 (21.82%) VB.NET
9 12 (21.82%) Cisco
9 12 (21.82%) jQuery
10 11 (20.00%) LINQ
10 11 (20.00%) Web Development
10 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 11 (20.00%) SOAP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (10.91%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.45%) Commerce Server
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.45%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.64%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.64%) SAP PP
2 2 (3.64%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.82%) SAP FS
3 1 (1.82%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (12.73%) Internet
3 6 (10.91%) SAN
4 5 (9.09%) IPsec
4 5 (9.09%) Network Security
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.09%) NAS
4 5 (9.09%) FWSM
4 5 (9.09%) HSRP
4 5 (9.09%) BGP
4 5 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 5 (9.09%) VRRP
4 5 (9.09%) LAN
4 5 (9.09%) VPN
5 4 (7.27%) DNS
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.82%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.82%) QlikView
5 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Developer
1 12 (21.82%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Network Support
3 5 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) SAP Business Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.45%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.45%) Systems Accountant
5 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 14 (25.45%) CSS
3 12 (21.82%) ASP.NET
3 12 (21.82%) XML
3 12 (21.82%) HTML
3 12 (21.82%) jQuery
4 11 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (20.00%) LINQ
4 11 (20.00%) SOAP
4 11 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.82%) CSS3
6 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.64%) FMCG
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) iSeries
4 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) UNIX
3 5 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) ITIL
3 11 (20.00%) Web Development
4 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.73%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (12.73%) Project Management
6 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (3.64%) Line Management
9 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.64%) Business Development
9 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 12 (21.82%) T-SQL
2 12 (21.82%) VB.NET
2 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) SAP Certification
2 9 (16.36%) Degree
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.91%) MCSE
5 5 (9.09%) CCNP
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.09%) MCP
6 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.82%) MCITP
7 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (36.36%) ISO 9001
1 20 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.55%) SLA
3 3 (5.45%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.82%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 22 (40.00%) VMware
3 21 (38.18%) HP
4 12 (21.82%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) F5
6 4 (7.27%) Veritas
7 3 (5.45%) JDA
7 3 (5.45%) Symantec
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle
8 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.64%) NetApp
9 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.82%) IBM
9 1 (1.82%) Dell
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