The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 79 100 135
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +35
Permanent jobs citing SAP 199 156 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.14% 2.63% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 7.00% 5.80% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 156 133 81
Average salary £45,000 £48,835 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.85% +22.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
SAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2841 2688 2545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.90% 45.37% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2400 2236 2173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 91 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Bristol +11 33 £47,500 +27.51% 16
Dorset +8 26 £48,250 +48.46% 1
Gloucestershire -4 20 £35,000 - 3
Somerset +2 5 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Devon -11 4 £48,750 +61.15% 3
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 - 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 103 (31.31%) Finance
2 85 (25.84%) CRM
3 80 (24.32%) SQL
4 76 (23.10%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (22.80%) ERP
6 72 (21.88%) Microsoft
7 69 (20.97%) Oracle
8 66 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
9 63 (19.15%) SQL Server
10 61 (18.54%) ITIL
11 56 (17.02%) ABAP
11 56 (17.02%) Manufacturing
12 55 (16.72%) Java
13 52 (15.81%) MS Office
14 49 (14.89%) Project Management
15 47 (14.29%) SAP Basis
16 45 (13.68%) SAP CRM
17 44 (13.37%) NetWeaver
18 38 (11.55%) HTML
19 35 (10.64%) Data Modelling
20 34 (10.33%) Marketing
21 33 (10.03%) PRINCE2
22 32 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
22 32 (9.73%) Telecoms
23 31 (9.42%) SAP ERP
23 31 (9.42%) Degree
24 30 (9.12%) Business Objects
24 30 (9.12%) BusinessObjects
25 29 (8.81%) Programme Management
26 28 (8.51%) Digital Marketing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 44 (13.37%) NetWeaver
2 13 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (2.13%) Lync
5 7 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.52%) CMS
8 4 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 52 (15.81%) MS Office
2 24 (7.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (13.68%) SAP CRM
2 31 (9.42%) SAP ERP
3 27 (8.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (7.29%) SAP SD
5 16 (4.86%) SAP GRC
6 15 (4.56%) SAP FI
6 15 (4.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 15 (4.56%) SAP CO
7 14 (4.26%) SAP SM
7 14 (4.26%) SAP Business One
8 10 (3.04%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (2.74%) SAP HR
9 9 (2.74%) SAP Payroll
10 6 (1.82%) Agresso
10 6 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (1.22%) SAP HCM
12 3 (0.91%) SAP ECC
12 3 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
13 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
13 2 (0.61%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.91%) SaaS
2 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.69%) FTP
2 15 (4.56%) SAN
3 9 (2.74%) DNS
3 9 (2.74%) Firewall
4 7 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.82%) Wireless
5 6 (1.82%) Internet
6 5 (1.52%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.22%) NAS
7 4 (1.22%) Intranet
8 3 (0.91%) LDAP
8 3 (0.91%) DHCP
8 3 (0.91%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.12%) BusinessObjects
3 27 (8.21%) SAP BW
4 23 (6.99%) Oracle Database
5 13 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.04%) SAP BI
8 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.43%) MySQL
10 7 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.13%) Big Data
11 6 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
11 6 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.82%) DB2
12 5 (1.52%) MS Access
12 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.52%) Maven
3 4 (1.22%) Selenium
3 4 (1.22%) TestNG
3 4 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.22%) Ant
3 4 (1.22%) JUnit
3 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.22%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
General
1 103 (31.31%) Finance
2 56 (17.02%) Manufacturing
3 34 (10.33%) Marketing
4 32 (9.73%) Telecoms
5 28 (8.51%) Electronics
6 22 (6.69%) Banking
7 21 (6.38%) Retail
7 21 (6.38%) Back Office
8 19 (5.78%) Front Office
9 13 (3.95%) General Ledger
10 9 (2.74%) Legal
11 6 (1.82%) Military
12 5 (1.52%) Billing
13 4 (1.22%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.61%) French Language
15 2 (0.61%) German Language
15 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.30%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 111 (33.74%) Analyst
2 62 (18.84%) SAP Analyst
3 61 (18.54%) Consultant
4 38 (11.55%) SAP Consultant
5 35 (10.64%) Business Analyst
6 32 (9.73%) Developer
7 31 (9.42%) Technical Analyst
8 27 (8.21%) Architect
9 24 (7.29%) Project Manager
10 23 (6.99%) SAP Basis Analyst
11 21 (6.38%) SAP Business Analyst
12 20 (6.08%) SAP Support
13 19 (5.78%) Support Analyst
14 17 (5.17%) Business Consultant
14 17 (5.17%) SAP Support Analyst
15 13 (3.95%) SAP Security Consultant
15 13 (3.95%) Security Consultant
16 12 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
17 11 (3.34%) ERP Project Manager
17 11 (3.34%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.29%) SAP Basis
2 38 (11.55%) HTML
3 19 (5.78%) SAP Smart Forms
4 16 (4.86%) Web Services
5 14 (4.26%) .NET
5 14 (4.26%) CSS
6 13 (3.95%) jQuery
7 10 (3.04%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.43%) XML
9 6 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (1.82%) Spring
10 5 (1.52%) RESTful
10 5 (1.52%) Hibernate
10 5 (1.52%) REST
11 4 (1.22%) Ember.js
11 4 (1.22%) SOAP
11 4 (1.22%) Struts
11 4 (1.22%) XHTML
11 4 (1.22%) JSP
11 4 (1.22%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (20.06%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.21%) DTV
3 16 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.04%) PMI
4 10 (3.04%) Clustering
5 8 (2.43%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.52%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.22%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.22%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.91%) EPoS
8 3 (0.91%) Streaming Video
8 3 (0.91%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.91%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.61%) Open Source
9 2 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.61%) Life Science
10 1 (0.30%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.29%) Windows
2 12 (3.65%) Linux
3 10 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.52%) UNIX
6 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.22%) Android
6 4 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.91%) Fedora
7 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (0.91%) CentOS
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.84%) CRM
2 76 (23.10%) Business Intelligence
3 75 (22.80%) ERP
4 61 (18.54%) ITIL
5 49 (14.89%) Project Management
6 35 (10.64%) Data Modelling
7 33 (10.03%) PRINCE2
8 32 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (8.81%) Programme Management
10 28 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
11 27 (8.21%) Migration
12 26 (7.90%) Data Migration
13 24 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (5.47%) Change Management
15 17 (5.17%) SOA
15 17 (5.17%) Business Transformation
16 16 (4.86%) SAP Security
17 15 (4.56%) Security Management
18 14 (4.26%) Service Management
18 14 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (24.32%) SQL
2 56 (17.02%) ABAP
3 55 (16.72%) Java
4 13 (3.95%) T-SQL
5 11 (3.34%) C#
6 9 (2.74%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.22%) C++
7 4 (1.22%) VB
7 4 (1.22%) PHP
7 4 (1.22%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.22%) Ruby
7 4 (1.22%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.91%) PHP5
8 3 (0.91%) Python
8 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.30%) XAML
10 1 (0.30%) Groovy
10 1 (0.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (9.42%) Degree
2 16 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.34%) SAP Certification
5 10 (3.04%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.13%) MCSE
6 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.82%) CCEE
7 6 (1.82%) CCA
7 6 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (1.82%) CCEA
7 6 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.91%) AAT
9 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) MCP
9 1 (0.30%) HND
9 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.30%) MCSA
9 1 (0.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.74%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.65%) vSphere
3 11 (3.34%) XenDesktop
3 11 (3.34%) XenApp
3 11 (3.34%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.13%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.22%) XenServer
6 3 (0.91%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (1.22%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.91%) Nagios
3 1 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 72 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 69 (20.97%) Oracle
3 30 (9.12%) Business Objects
4 15 (4.56%) VMware
5 13 (3.95%) Citrix
5 13 (3.95%) Syclo
6 12 (3.65%) EMC
7 11 (3.34%) IBM
8 10 (3.04%) HP
8 10 (3.04%) AppSense
9 9 (2.74%) SonicWALL
10 8 (2.43%) Siebel
11 7 (2.13%) Veeam
12 6 (1.82%) Dell
12 6 (1.82%) JD Edwards
13 5 (1.52%) Sage
13 5 (1.52%) Infor
13 5 (1.52%) Epicor
13 5 (1.52%) RedPrairie
14 4 (1.22%) Sitecore
Somerset
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
People Source
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 Day Holiday Pension Flexi-hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, share options
Posted: 6 days ago