The table below looks at the statistics for SAP APO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 782 781 802
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 122 90 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.083% 0.084%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.34% 1.02% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61 46 60
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £66,250 £58,000
% change year-on-year
-9.43% +14.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9103 8857 9780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 8.15% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7082 6941 8099
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP APO within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP APO
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP APO within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Trend in the UK

SAP APO
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP APO over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP APO
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP APO within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
England +4 107 £60,000 -7.69% 3
South East -16 36 £60,000 -17.24% 1
North West -15 28 £60,000 +5.26%
Surrey +1 27 £60,000 -
Egham 0 26 - -
Manchester +9 21 £60,000 -
London -9 17 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands -9 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Hampshire -6 6 £60,000 -17.24% 1
North East - 6 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham +3 5 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire -38 4 £61,250 -15.51%
West Yorkshire - 3 £62,500 -
East of England +3 2 £50,000 -23.07%
Hertfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Coventry -2 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £62,500 -
City of London - 1 - -

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 205 (100.00%) SAP
2 109 (53.17%) SAP SCM
3 75 (36.59%) ABAP
4 63 (30.73%) Manufacturing
5 62 (30.24%) SAP PP
6 60 (29.27%) Logistics
7 44 (21.46%) SAP MM
8 43 (20.98%) SAP R/3
8 43 (20.98%) C
9 39 (19.02%) SAP WM
10 35 (17.07%) SAP SD
11 34 (16.59%) Supply Chain Management
12 32 (15.61%) Network Planning
13 23 (11.22%) SAP Implementation
13 23 (11.22%) Finance
14 22 (10.73%) Project Management
15 18 (8.78%) Security Cleared
16 17 (8.29%) Degree
17 14 (6.83%) ERP
17 14 (6.83%) Procure-to-pay
18 12 (5.85%) Demand Management
18 12 (5.85%) Change Management
18 12 (5.85%) Six Sigma
19 11 (5.37%) Workflow
19 11 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
19 11 (5.37%) SAP PI
19 11 (5.37%) German Language
20 10 (4.88%) SAP LE
20 10 (4.88%) SAP CO
20 10 (4.88%) FMCG

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP APO 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 APO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.41%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 109 (53.17%) SAP SCM
2 62 (30.24%) SAP PP
3 44 (21.46%) SAP MM
4 43 (20.98%) SAP R/3
5 39 (19.02%) SAP WM
6 35 (17.07%) SAP SD
7 10 (4.88%) SAP LE
7 10 (4.88%) SAP CO
7 10 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (4.88%) SAP FI
8 9 (4.39%) SAP QM
9 5 (2.44%) SAP CRM
9 5 (2.44%) SAP PM
10 3 (1.46%) SAP PS
11 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.49%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (3.41%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.46%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.49%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Hudson
2 5 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 63 (30.73%) Manufacturing
2 23 (11.22%) Finance
3 11 (5.37%) German Language
4 8 (3.90%) Retail
4 8 (3.90%) Automotive
5 7 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.44%) French Language
7 4 (1.95%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 124 (60.49%) Consultant
2 122 (59.51%) SAP Consultant
3 92 (44.88%) SAP APO Consultant
4 43 (20.98%) Managing Consultant
5 31 (15.12%) Analyst
6 25 (12.20%) SAP SCM Consultant
7 24 (11.71%) SAP Analyst
8 20 (9.76%) Senior Consultant
9 19 (9.27%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 15 (7.32%) SAP Architect
10 15 (7.32%) Architect
11 14 (6.83%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (6.83%) SAP PP Consultant
11 14 (6.83%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.39%) Developer
12 9 (4.39%) ABAP Developer
12 9 (4.39%) SAP Developer
13 7 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (2.93%) SAP Team Leader
14 6 (2.93%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.37%) SAP PI
2 7 (3.41%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (2.93%) SAP Business Workflow
4 5 (2.44%) EDI
4 5 (2.44%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (1.46%) BAPI
6 2 (0.98%) HTML5
6 2 (0.98%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.98%) CSS
6 2 (0.98%) HTML
7 1 (0.49%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.88%) FMCG
2 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.46%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.27%) Logistics
2 34 (16.59%) Supply Chain Management
3 32 (15.61%) Network Planning
4 23 (11.22%) SAP Implementation
5 22 (10.73%) Project Management
6 14 (6.83%) ERP
6 14 (6.83%) Procure-to-pay
7 12 (5.85%) Demand Management
7 12 (5.85%) Change Management
7 12 (5.85%) Six Sigma
8 11 (5.37%) Workflow
8 11 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (4.39%) Business Analysis
10 7 (3.41%) Quality Management
11 6 (2.93%) ITIL
12 5 (2.44%) CRM
13 4 (1.95%) Time Management
13 4 (1.95%) Financial Analysis
13 4 (1.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (1.95%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.59%) ABAP
2 43 (20.98%) C
3 7 (3.41%) SAPscript
4 4 (1.95%) Java
5 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.78%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.29%) Degree
3 5 (2.44%) SAP Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 205 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (4.39%) Business Objects
3 7 (3.41%) Adobe
4 5 (2.44%) HP
5 4 (1.95%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.49%) Pegasus
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