The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 12 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 2.94% 27.78% 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 51.72% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £62,000 £80,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
SAP
South East

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

Vendors Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 61.76% 53.70% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 7
Average salary £65,000 £76,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.75% +17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

SAP
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

SAP Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (61.11%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (61.11%) DataStage
3 11 (61.11%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
3 11 (61.11%) DSDM
3 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (61.11%) AS400
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) iSeries
3 11 (61.11%) Waterfall
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Financial Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) ERP
6 3 (16.67%) SAS
6 3 (16.67%) CISA
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Business One
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (11.11%) SaaS
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) Cognos
7 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 3 (16.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Business One
2 2 (11.11%) SAP HR
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (5.56%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (61.11%) DataStage
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Development Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) IT Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) SAP HR Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Auditor
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) AS400
1 11 (61.11%) iSeries
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (61.11%) DSDM
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Waterfall
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CISA
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.11%) Cognos
3 2 (11.11%) Hyperion