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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 780 842 785
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -57
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 123 98 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.081% 0.085%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.48% 1.01% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 98 70 41
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%

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
8324 9718 9922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.51% 8.05% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6636 7376 7793
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP APO
Top 17 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 17 April 2015. 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
England +54 111 £60,000 - 13
London +49 67 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Yorkshire +25 23 £60,000 -4.00%
South East -20 15 £67,500 +3.84% 3
Surrey +6 14 £67,500 +3.84%
South Yorkshire - 13 £60,000 -
Doncaster - 13 £60,000 -
Egham -5 12 - -
City of London +28 7 £47,500 -20.83% 1
East of England +25 1 £44,000 -
Manchester +5 1 £55,000 - 2
North West +3 1 £55,000 - 4
Hertfordshire -5 1 £44,000 -
West Midlands -23 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 237 (100.00%) SAP
2 137 (57.81%) Manufacturing
2 137 (57.81%) SAP SCM
3 132 (55.70%) SAP PP
4 128 (54.01%) SAP MM
5 123 (51.90%) Logistics
6 109 (45.99%) Finance
7 85 (35.86%) FMCG
8 66 (27.85%) Network Planning
9 65 (27.43%) SAP WM
10 63 (26.58%) ABAP
11 55 (23.21%) SAP BW
12 53 (22.36%) SAP SD
12 53 (22.36%) Supply Chain Management
13 33 (13.92%) C
13 33 (13.92%) SAP R/3
14 31 (13.08%) SAP HANA
15 29 (12.24%) Project Management
16 26 (10.97%) SAP LE
17 22 (9.28%) SAP Certification
18 21 (8.86%) BPR
18 21 (8.86%) Business Analysis
19 16 (6.75%) Degree
19 16 (6.75%) SAP Implementation
20 15 (6.33%) Service Management
21 13 (5.49%) SAP QM
21 13 (5.49%) ITIL
22 12 (5.06%) System Testing
22 12 (5.06%) SAP MII
23 11 (4.64%) GAP Analysis

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (3.38%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 137 (57.81%) SAP SCM
2 132 (55.70%) SAP PP
3 128 (54.01%) SAP MM
4 65 (27.43%) SAP WM
5 53 (22.36%) SAP SD
6 33 (13.92%) SAP R/3
7 26 (10.97%) SAP LE
8 13 (5.49%) SAP QM
9 12 (5.06%) SAP MII
10 7 (2.95%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (2.95%) SAP CO
10 7 (2.95%) SAP FI
11 6 (2.53%) SAP PP-PI
12 4 (1.69%) SAP PM
13 2 (0.84%) SAP ERP
14 1 (0.42%) SAP SRM
14 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (23.21%) SAP BW
2 31 (13.08%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.84%) SAP BI
General
1 137 (57.81%) Manufacturing
2 109 (45.99%) Finance
3 8 (3.38%) Retail
4 6 (2.53%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.27%) French Language
6 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 191 (80.59%) Consultant
2 190 (80.17%) SAP Consultant
3 122 (51.48%) SAP APO Consultant
4 64 (27.00%) Senior Consultant
4 64 (27.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 33 (13.92%) Managing Consultant
6 23 (9.70%) SAP MM Consultant
7 21 (8.86%) SAP PP Consultant
7 21 (8.86%) SAP WM Consultant
8 19 (8.02%) SAP Architect
8 19 (8.02%) Architect
9 15 (6.33%) Analyst
9 15 (6.33%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (4.22%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
10 10 (4.22%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 10 (4.22%) Process Consultant
10 10 (4.22%) Functional Consultant
11 8 (3.38%) Business Architect
11 8 (3.38%) Business Process Consultant
11 8 (3.38%) Senior Business Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.80%) SAP PI
2 6 (2.53%) SAP Business Workflow
3 4 (1.69%) Middleware
3 4 (1.69%) Web Dynpro
3 4 (1.69%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 85 (35.86%) FMCG
2 8 (3.38%) User Experience
3 3 (1.27%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (51.90%) Logistics
2 66 (27.85%) Network Planning
3 53 (22.36%) Supply Chain Management
4 29 (12.24%) Project Management
5 21 (8.86%) BPR
5 21 (8.86%) Business Analysis
6 16 (6.75%) SAP Implementation
7 15 (6.33%) Service Management
8 13 (5.49%) ITIL
9 12 (5.06%) System Testing
10 11 (4.64%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (4.64%) Migration
11 10 (4.22%) Quality Management
11 10 (4.22%) Mentoring
12 7 (2.95%) Data Migration
13 6 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (2.53%) Workflow
13 6 (2.53%) Six Sigma
13 6 (2.53%) Coaching
14 5 (2.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 63 (26.58%) ABAP
2 33 (13.92%) C
3 5 (2.11%) Java
3 5 (2.11%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 22 (9.28%) SAP Certification
2 16 (6.75%) Degree
3 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 237 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.11%) Adobe
3 4 (1.69%) Ariba
4 1 (0.42%) i2
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft
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