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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 786 722 852
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +130
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 111 169 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.15% 0.029%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.26% 1.91% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 111 18
Average salary £61,500 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,700 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,050 £82,500 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £67,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +35.00%

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
8822 8828 9140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.88% 8.06% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7095 6773 7375
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP APO
Top 13 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 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
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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 -47 107 £65,000 - 6
London +13 59 £73,500 +13.07% 6
South East +8 27 £62,500 -10.71%
Surrey +2 25 - -
Egham +1 25 - -
Yorkshire -34 8 £65,000 -3.70%
North West -20 7 £55,000 -24.13%
Manchester -26 3 £55,000 +8.91%
Middlesex +3 2 £62,500 -10.71%
East Yorkshire -9 1 £70,000 +9.80%
North Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 -
York - 1 £57,500 -
Goole - 1 £70,000 -

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 220 (100.00%) SAP
2 144 (65.45%) SAP SCM
3 110 (50.00%) Logistics
4 82 (37.27%) SAP PP
5 80 (36.36%) Manufacturing
6 79 (35.91%) SAP MM
7 68 (30.91%) ABAP
8 67 (30.45%) Supply Chain Management
9 58 (26.36%) Network Planning
10 56 (25.45%) SAP WM
11 54 (24.55%) Finance
12 50 (22.73%) SAP R/3
12 50 (22.73%) C
13 40 (18.18%) SAP SD
13 40 (18.18%) FMCG
14 34 (15.45%) SAP BW
15 26 (11.82%) SAP Implementation
16 24 (10.91%) Security Cleared
16 24 (10.91%) Project Management
17 22 (10.00%) SAP LE
18 18 (8.18%) BPR
19 15 (6.82%) ERP
19 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (6.36%) BusinessObjects
20 14 (6.36%) Business Objects
20 14 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
21 13 (5.91%) SAP Certification
22 12 (5.45%) SAP PI
22 12 (5.45%) Demand Management
23 11 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (5.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.45%) MS Project
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 144 (65.45%) SAP SCM
2 82 (37.27%) SAP PP
3 79 (35.91%) SAP MM
4 56 (25.45%) SAP WM
5 50 (22.73%) SAP R/3
6 40 (18.18%) SAP SD
7 22 (10.00%) SAP LE
8 10 (4.55%) SAP QM
9 5 (2.27%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.91%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.91%) SAP MII
10 2 (0.91%) SAP EWM
11 1 (0.45%) SAP PP-PI
11 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
11 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
11 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.45%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
11 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.45%) SAP BW
2 14 (6.36%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.82%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.45%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (3.18%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (3.18%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 80 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 54 (24.55%) Finance
3 5 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.36%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) French Language
5 1 (0.45%) German Language
5 1 (0.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 172 (78.18%) Consultant
2 171 (77.73%) SAP Consultant
3 116 (52.73%) SAP APO Consultant
4 50 (22.73%) Managing Consultant
5 37 (16.82%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 37 (16.82%) Senior Consultant
6 31 (14.09%) SAP SCM Consultant
7 25 (11.36%) SAP Analyst
7 25 (11.36%) Analyst
8 19 (8.64%) Architect
8 19 (8.64%) SAP Architect
9 18 (8.18%) SAP WM Consultant
10 17 (7.73%) SAP PP Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Business Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Process Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Business Architect
11 8 (3.64%) Senior Business Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Business Process Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Senior Business Process Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.45%) SAP PI
2 2 (0.91%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.45%) HTML5
3 1 (0.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.45%) CSS
3 1 (0.45%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.45%) MDX
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.18%) FMCG
2 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (50.00%) Logistics
2 67 (30.45%) Supply Chain Management
3 58 (26.36%) Network Planning
4 26 (11.82%) SAP Implementation
5 24 (10.91%) Project Management
6 18 (8.18%) BPR
7 15 (6.82%) ERP
8 14 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (5.45%) Demand Management
10 11 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 11 (5.00%) Service Management
11 10 (4.55%) Business Analysis
12 9 (4.09%) Quality Management
13 8 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (2.73%) System Testing
14 6 (2.73%) ITIL
14 6 (2.73%) Coaching
15 5 (2.27%) Six Sigma
15 5 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (2.27%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (30.91%) ABAP
2 50 (22.73%) C
3 1 (0.45%) Java
3 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.91%) SAP Certification
3 7 (3.18%) Degree
4 1 (0.45%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 220 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (6.36%) Business Objects
3 5 (2.27%) HP
4 2 (0.91%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.45%) Ariba
5 1 (0.45%) i2
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago