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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 69 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 17 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 2.53% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.58% 6.20% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 21
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,439 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £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
475 484 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.14% 40.84% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 434 430 426
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 September 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 September 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 0 8 £30,000 -17.80% 3
Caerphilly +3 6 £36,250 -39.58%
Newport +10 1 £45,000 +15.38%
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 23 (44.23%) Finance
3 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (38.46%) SAP Certification
5 18 (34.62%) VMware
6 17 (32.69%) HP
7 16 (30.77%) ISO 9001
7 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 16 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (28.85%) .NET
8 15 (28.85%) SQL
9 14 (26.92%) ITIL
10 13 (25.00%) CSS
11 12 (23.08%) Cisco
12 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
12 11 (21.15%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
12 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
12 11 (21.15%) HTML
12 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
12 11 (21.15%) XML
12 11 (21.15%) jQuery
13 10 (19.23%) LINQ
13 10 (19.23%) Web Development
13 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (19.23%) LINQ to SQL
13 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
13 10 (19.23%) SOAP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (13.46%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) Commerce Server
2 4 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.77%) NetWeaver
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) SAP PP
1 3 (5.77%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.85%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.92%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.92%) SAP FS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) SAN
2 7 (13.46%) Internet
2 7 (13.46%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (11.54%) NAS
4 5 (9.62%) IPsec
4 5 (9.62%) BGP
4 5 (9.62%) LAN
4 5 (9.62%) EIGRP
4 5 (9.62%) VRRP
4 5 (9.62%) VPN
4 5 (9.62%) DNS
4 5 (9.62%) FWSM
4 5 (9.62%) HSRP
4 5 (9.62%) Network Security
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Developer
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) SAP Support
3 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Support Specialist
3 5 (9.62%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Network Support
4 4 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) .NET
2 13 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
3 11 (21.15%) XML
3 11 (21.15%) jQuery
4 10 (19.23%) LINQ
4 10 (19.23%) LINQ to SQL
4 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (19.23%) SOAP
4 10 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.92%) CSS3
6 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) DTV
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) iSeries
4 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) UNIX
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) ITIL
3 10 (19.23%) Web Development
4 9 (17.31%) Load Balancing
5 7 (13.46%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Capacity Management
7 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.69%) Project Management
8 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.77%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (5.77%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.85%) Line Management
10 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
2 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
2 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) ABAP
4 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) SAP Certification
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.46%) MCSE
3 7 (13.46%) Degree
4 6 (11.54%) MCP
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.62%) CCNP
6 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.92%) MCITP
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) VCP4
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) ISO 9001
1 16 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.46%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (34.62%) VMware
3 17 (32.69%) HP
4 12 (23.08%) Cisco
5 5 (9.62%) F5
6 4 (7.69%) Veritas
6 4 (7.69%) Symantec
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle
7 3 (5.77%) JDA
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
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