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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 808 799 791
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 96 110 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.096% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.29% 1.31% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 72 54 44
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £47,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.24%

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
7463 8410 8463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.84% 7.37% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5906 6586 6623
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP APO
Top 22 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 4 September 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
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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 -1 82 £52,500 -12.50% 2
London +9 26 £64,000 +6.66%
South East -8 15 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Yorkshire +23 13 £67,500 -
North West -17 13 £52,500 -12.50%
Manchester -9 9 £46,500 -20.85%
Surrey -14 8 - -
Egham -14 8 - -
Middlesex - 6 £65,000 -
Leicestershire - 6 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £50,000 - 1
Midlands - 6 £36,250 -
Edinburgh - 4 £38,500 -
Scotland - 4 £38,500 -
West Midlands -10 3 - -
Birmingham -2 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £48,750 -
Hampshire +13 1 - -
Coventry -10 1 - -
Farnborough -21 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Goole - 1 £55,000 -

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 221 (100.00%) SAP
2 108 (48.87%) SAP PP
3 100 (45.25%) SAP SCM
4 89 (40.27%) Manufacturing
5 81 (36.65%) SAP MM
6 72 (32.58%) Logistics
7 63 (28.51%) Finance
8 57 (25.79%) Network Planning
9 51 (23.08%) FMCG
9 51 (23.08%) ABAP
10 35 (15.84%) SAP WM
11 33 (14.93%) SAP BW
12 31 (14.03%) Supply Chain Management
13 28 (12.67%) SAP Implementation
14 25 (11.31%) SAP SD
15 23 (10.41%) Degree
16 21 (9.50%) SAP Certification
16 21 (9.50%) SAP R/3
16 21 (9.50%) C
17 18 (8.14%) Business Analysis
18 16 (7.24%) Project Management
19 13 (5.88%) SAP PI
19 13 (5.88%) Quality Management
20 12 (5.43%) SAP QM
21 11 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
21 11 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
22 10 (4.52%) Six Sigma
22 10 (4.52%) Lean Six Sigma
23 9 (4.07%) SAP HANA
24 8 (3.62%) Data Management

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (3.17%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 108 (48.87%) SAP PP
2 100 (45.25%) SAP SCM
3 81 (36.65%) SAP MM
4 35 (15.84%) SAP WM
5 25 (11.31%) SAP SD
6 21 (9.50%) SAP R/3
7 12 (5.43%) SAP QM
8 7 (3.17%) SAP LE
8 7 (3.17%) SAP CRM
9 5 (2.26%) SAP MII
10 4 (1.81%) SAP PP-PI
11 2 (0.90%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.90%) SAP CO
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
12 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.45%) SAP FI-AP
12 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.93%) SAP BW
2 9 (4.07%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Hudson
General
1 89 (40.27%) Manufacturing
2 63 (28.51%) Finance
3 4 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.81%) Back Office
3 4 (1.81%) Publishing
3 4 (1.81%) Retail
3 4 (1.81%) Automotive
4 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.45%) Billing
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 165 (74.66%) Consultant
1 165 (74.66%) SAP Consultant
2 123 (55.66%) SAP APO Consultant
3 51 (23.08%) Analyst
4 44 (19.91%) SAP Analyst
5 31 (14.03%) Senior Consultant
5 31 (14.03%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 21 (9.50%) Managing Consultant
7 16 (7.24%) SAP PP Consultant
8 14 (6.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 14 (6.33%) Functional Consultant
9 13 (5.88%) SAP MM Consultant
10 10 (4.52%) SAP WM Consultant
11 9 (4.07%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
12 8 (3.62%) SAP Business Analyst
12 8 (3.62%) Business Analyst
13 7 (3.17%) Developer
13 7 (3.17%) Forecast Analyst
13 7 (3.17%) SAP SCM Consultant
14 6 (2.71%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.88%) SAP PI
2 7 (3.17%) SAP Business Workflow
3 5 (2.26%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.90%) Middleware
5 1 (0.45%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.08%) FMCG
2 8 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.17%) EPoS
3 7 (3.17%) Statistics
4 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (32.58%) Logistics
2 57 (25.79%) Network Planning
3 31 (14.03%) Supply Chain Management
4 28 (12.67%) SAP Implementation
5 18 (8.14%) Business Analysis
6 16 (7.24%) Project Management
7 13 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 11 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (4.52%) Six Sigma
9 10 (4.52%) Lean Six Sigma
10 8 (3.62%) Data Management
11 7 (3.17%) Workflow
11 7 (3.17%) ITIL
11 7 (3.17%) CRM
11 7 (3.17%) System Testing
11 7 (3.17%) Analytics
12 6 (2.71%) ERP
13 5 (2.26%) Mentoring
13 5 (2.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.08%) ABAP
2 21 (9.50%) C
3 7 (3.17%) Java
4 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 23 (10.41%) Degree
2 21 (9.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) SLA
1 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 221 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe
3 1 (0.45%) Ariba
3 1 (0.45%) Infor
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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