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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 69 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 21 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.90% 3.13% 2.91%
As % of the Vendors category 4.02% 7.42% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 24
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,989 £28,595
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -6.36%
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
523 485 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.37% 42.17% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 484 430 394
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £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 1 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 1 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 10 £30,000 -14.11% 2
Caerphilly 0 8 £37,500 -37.50%
Newport +7 2 £42,500 +8.97%
SAP
Wales

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 26 (44.07%) SAP Certification
2 26 (44.07%) Finance
3 21 (35.59%) VMware
4 20 (33.90%) HP
5 19 (32.20%) ISO 9001
5 19 (32.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
7 17 (28.81%) .NET
7 17 (28.81%) ITIL
8 16 (27.12%) SQL
9 15 (25.42%) Cisco
10 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
11 12 (20.34%) Firewall
11 12 (20.34%) Windows
11 12 (20.34%) CSS
11 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
12 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (16.95%) SAN
13 10 (16.95%) Internet
13 10 (16.95%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (16.95%) IIS
13 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
13 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
13 10 (16.95%) HTML
13 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
13 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
13 10 (16.95%) XML
13 10 (16.95%) MCSE

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 10 (16.95%) IIS
2 7 (11.86%) Commerce Server
2 7 (11.86%) CMS
3 5 (8.47%) NetWeaver
4 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SAP PP
1 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (5.08%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.39%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP FS
3 1 (1.69%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Firewall
2 10 (16.95%) SAN
2 10 (16.95%) Internet
3 9 (15.25%) NAS
4 8 (13.56%) DNS
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (8.47%) Network Security
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.47%) IPsec
6 5 (8.47%) FWSM
6 5 (8.47%) HSRP
6 5 (8.47%) BGP
6 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
6 5 (8.47%) VRRP
6 5 (8.47%) LAN
6 5 (8.47%) VPN
7 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) SAP BI
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.39%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Electronics
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Developer
3 9 (15.25%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Support Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) SAP Support
5 7 (11.86%) Support Specialist
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Network Support
7 5 (8.47%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.78%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) CSS
3 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
3 10 (16.95%) XML
3 10 (16.95%) HTML
3 10 (16.95%) jQuery
4 9 (15.25%) LINQ to SQL
4 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (15.25%) LINQ
4 9 (15.25%) SOAP
4 9 (15.25%) Web Services
5 7 (11.86%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.69%) HTML5
7 1 (1.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) DTV
3 2 (3.39%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) iSeries
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) UNIX
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
3 9 (15.25%) Web Development
4 8 (13.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.17%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (8.47%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Performance Management
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.08%) Migration
9 3 (5.08%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.08%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
2 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
2 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.17%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) ABAP
4 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) SAP Certification
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.95%) MCSE
4 9 (15.25%) MCP
5 7 (11.86%) Degree
6 5 (8.47%) CCNP
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) VCP4
9 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (32.20%) ISO 9001
1 19 (32.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.59%) VMware
3 20 (33.90%) HP
4 15 (25.42%) Cisco
5 7 (11.86%) Veritas
5 7 (11.86%) Symantec
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle
6 5 (8.47%) F5
7 4 (6.78%) JDA
8 1 (1.69%) NetApp
8 1 (1.69%) IBM
8 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
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