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 West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 107 76 108
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +32
Permanent jobs citing SAP 142 162 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.32% 3.11% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.47% 6.91% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 104 133 104
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,231 £29,750 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2596 2344 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.34% 45.06% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 1960 2122
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
England

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAP
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the South West region.

SAP Salary Trend in the South West

SAP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in the South West

SAP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Wiltshire +24 58 £57,500 +15.00% 16
Bristol -40 18 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Somerset -12 16 £48,500 +17.57% 24
Gloucestershire -2 14 £39,500 +12.85% 13
Cornwall - 3 £32,500 -
Devon -20 2 £43,000 +50.21% 1
Dorset -25 2 £48,750 +50.00%
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 154 (46.67%) Finance
2 72 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
3 65 (19.70%) Microsoft
4 64 (19.39%) Marketing
5 57 (17.27%) Oracle
5 57 (17.27%) CRM
6 55 (16.67%) Project Management
7 52 (15.76%) Telecoms
7 52 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (15.76%) ERP
8 50 (15.15%) Manufacturing
9 48 (14.55%) Programme Management
10 46 (13.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 45 (13.64%) SQL
12 43 (13.03%) Electronics
13 42 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
14 41 (12.42%) DTV
15 40 (12.12%) PRINCE2
16 39 (11.82%) SQL Server
17 37 (11.21%) SAP CRM
18 35 (10.61%) Java
18 35 (10.61%) Retail
19 33 (10.00%) Degree
19 33 (10.00%) Scrum
20 31 (9.39%) Business Objects
20 31 (9.39%) Data Modelling
20 31 (9.39%) BusinessObjects
21 30 (9.09%) ITIL
22 29 (8.79%) SOA
23 28 (8.48%) Migration

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 11 (3.33%) NetWeaver
3 6 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.52%) SAS
5 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.61%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 26 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.85%) MS Office
3 6 (1.82%) MS Project
4 4 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.91%) SPSS
6 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.30%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 46 (13.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 37 (11.21%) SAP CRM
3 18 (5.45%) SAP MDM
4 13 (3.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (3.94%) SAP FI
4 13 (3.94%) SAP CO
5 12 (3.64%) SAP GRC
6 9 (2.73%) SAP HR
6 9 (2.73%) SAP HCM
7 8 (2.42%) SAP ERP
7 8 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (2.42%) Agresso
8 7 (2.12%) SAP BPC
8 7 (2.12%) SAP SD
9 5 (1.52%) SAP Business One
10 4 (1.21%) Magento
10 4 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (1.21%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (0.91%) SAP Payroll
11 3 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.82%) SaaS
3 4 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.91%) Office 365
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.52%) Firewall
2 4 (1.21%) VPN
2 4 (1.21%) 4G
3 3 (0.91%) Intranet
3 3 (0.91%) Internet
3 3 (0.91%) Extranet
3 3 (0.91%) IPv4
3 3 (0.91%) IPv6
3 3 (0.91%) VLAN
4 2 (0.61%) FTP
4 2 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.39%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (6.36%) SAP BW
4 18 (5.45%) IBM InfoSphere
5 17 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.64%) SAP BI
9 11 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (3.03%) MySQL
11 8 (2.42%) MS Access
11 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (2.12%) DB2
13 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
15 4 (1.21%) BusinessObjects XI
15 4 (1.21%) QlikView
15 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 5 (1.52%) LSMW
2 3 (0.91%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.61%) Selenium
3 2 (0.61%) JDeveloper
3 2 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.30%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.30%) JUnit
4 1 (0.30%) Maven
4 1 (0.30%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.30%) WATIR
4 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
General
1 154 (46.67%) Finance
2 64 (19.39%) Marketing
3 52 (15.76%) Telecoms
4 50 (15.15%) Manufacturing
5 43 (13.03%) Electronics
6 35 (10.61%) Retail
7 12 (3.64%) Billing
7 12 (3.64%) Legal
8 5 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.52%) Banking
9 4 (1.21%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.91%) Front Office
10 3 (0.91%) Back Office
10 3 (0.91%) Publishing
10 3 (0.91%) Games
10 3 (0.91%) German Language
11 2 (0.61%) Automotive
11 2 (0.61%) Law
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 99 (30.00%) Analyst
2 53 (16.06%) Architect
3 50 (15.15%) Consultant
4 37 (11.21%) SAP Consultant
5 36 (10.91%) Business Analyst
6 30 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 23 (6.97%) Developer
8 21 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.76%) SAP Analyst
10 16 (4.85%) Financial Analyst
10 16 (4.85%) Enterprise Architect
11 15 (4.55%) Information Architect
11 15 (4.55%) Data Analyst
12 14 (4.24%) Enterprise Information Architect
13 13 (3.94%) SAP Support
13 13 (3.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 13 (3.94%) IT Project Manager
14 12 (3.64%) SAP Security Consultant
14 12 (3.64%) Security Consultant
14 12 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.88%) .NET
2 22 (6.67%) Web Services
3 16 (4.85%) HTML
4 13 (3.94%) SAP Basis
5 11 (3.33%) Middleware
5 11 (3.33%) jQuery
6 10 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.03%) CSS
6 10 (3.03%) REST
7 9 (2.73%) MSMQ
7 9 (2.73%) SOAP
8 8 (2.42%) WCF
9 7 (2.12%) SAP Smart Forms
10 6 (1.82%) XML
10 6 (1.82%) SAP MI
11 5 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (1.52%) SAP XI
11 5 (1.52%) JSON
12 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (0.91%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.42%) DTV
2 19 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.24%) Data Integration
4 13 (3.94%) EPoS
5 10 (3.03%) Reference Data
5 10 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.73%) iPad
6 9 (2.73%) Blackberry
6 9 (2.73%) iPhone
7 8 (2.42%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.42%) Social Media
8 6 (1.82%) Informatics
8 6 (1.82%) Economics
9 4 (1.21%) FMCG
9 4 (1.21%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.21%) Clustering
9 4 (1.21%) Open Source
10 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.18%) Windows
2 19 (5.76%) Linux
3 16 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.64%) Android
5 10 (3.03%) UNIX
5 10 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.73%) Windows 8
6 9 (2.73%) Mac OS
6 9 (2.73%) CentOS
7 6 (1.82%) Fedora
8 5 (1.52%) AIX
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) HPUX
9 2 (0.61%) Solaris
9 2 (0.61%) SUSE
9 2 (0.61%) Debian
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) zOS
10 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (17.27%) CRM
3 55 (16.67%) Project Management
4 52 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (15.76%) ERP
5 48 (14.55%) Programme Management
6 42 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
7 40 (12.12%) PRINCE2
8 33 (10.00%) Scrum
9 31 (9.39%) Data Modelling
10 30 (9.09%) ITIL
11 29 (8.79%) SOA
12 28 (8.48%) Migration
13 26 (7.88%) Data Management
14 24 (7.27%) Data Migration
15 23 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (5.45%) DRM
16 18 (5.45%) E-Commerce
17 17 (5.15%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (13.64%) SQL
2 35 (10.61%) Java
3 22 (6.67%) ABAP
4 15 (4.55%) C#
5 11 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.73%) PHP
6 9 (2.73%) Ruby
7 8 (2.42%) VB
8 7 (2.12%) Python
9 6 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.52%) Perl
10 5 (1.52%) VBA
10 5 (1.52%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.21%) PHP5
11 4 (1.21%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.91%) C
13 2 (0.61%) C++
13 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (10.00%) Degree
2 14 (4.24%) SAP Certification
3 8 (2.42%) AAT
4 5 (1.52%) ACCA
5 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.91%) CIMA
6 3 (0.91%) ISEB
6 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.61%) MCSA
7 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.30%) CISA
8 1 (0.30%) MCP
8 1 (0.30%) HNC
8 1 (0.30%) HND
8 1 (0.30%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.73%) SLA
2 7 (2.12%) QA
3 5 (1.52%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.61%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.30%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) COSO
System Software
1 13 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.91%) Xen
3 3 (0.91%) SAP ITS
3 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (3.03%) SCCM
2 9 (2.73%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (0.61%) OpenView
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 57 (17.27%) Oracle
3 31 (9.39%) Business Objects
4 25 (7.58%) IBM
5 20 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.94%) JD Edwards
7 11 (3.33%) Cognos
8 10 (3.03%) VMware
9 9 (2.73%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.73%) Apple
10 8 (2.42%) Unisys
10 8 (2.42%) Epicor
10 8 (2.42%) Siebel
11 7 (2.12%) ATG
12 6 (1.82%) Sage
13 5 (1.52%) Twitter
14 4 (1.21%) Citrix
15 2 (0.61%) Infor
15 2 (0.61%) Sitecore
15 2 (0.61%) Google
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