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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 781 836 790
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -46
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 121 102 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.086% 0.087%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.55% 1.13% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 91 47 47
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,800 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +4.34%

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
7814 9000 8220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.06% 7.62% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6047 7079 6493
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,695 £33,000
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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP APO
Top 28 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 3 July 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 +32 109 £60,000 - 8
London +52 43 £55,000 -30.15% 2
Yorkshire +24 27 £60,000 -2.04%
South East -16 18 £65,000 - 1
Surrey 0 16 £65,000 +128.07%
Egham -23 13 - -
Doncaster - 10 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 10 £60,000 -
West Midlands -9 9 £85,000 +88.88% 2
Scotland - 9 £39,000 -
Edinburgh - 9 £39,000 -
North West -13 7 £52,500 -24.46% 2
City of London +39 5 £45,000 -
Warwickshire -12 4 £85,000 +41.66%
Leamington Spa - 4 £85,000 -
Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
Coventry -9 3 - -
Leeds +6 2 £42,500 -32.00%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £42,500 -32.00%
Birmingham -6 2 - - 2
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Farnborough - 2 - - 1
Manchester -8 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Leicester - 1 £50,000 -
Goole - 1 £55,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 131 (53.25%) SAP PP
3 122 (49.59%) SAP SCM
4 116 (47.15%) Manufacturing
5 110 (44.72%) SAP MM
6 97 (39.43%) Logistics
7 88 (35.77%) Finance
8 68 (27.64%) FMCG
9 62 (25.20%) ABAP
10 61 (24.80%) Network Planning
11 59 (23.98%) SAP WM
12 48 (19.51%) SAP SD
13 43 (17.48%) SAP BW
14 38 (15.45%) Supply Chain Management
15 29 (11.79%) SAP HANA
16 26 (10.57%) Business Analysis
16 26 (10.57%) SAP Implementation
17 25 (10.16%) SAP R/3
17 25 (10.16%) C
18 23 (9.35%) SAP Certification
19 22 (8.94%) Degree
20 20 (8.13%) Project Management
21 18 (7.32%) SAP QM
22 16 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
22 16 (6.50%) Quality Management
23 14 (5.69%) SAP LE
24 12 (4.88%) System Testing
24 12 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
24 12 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
25 11 (4.47%) ITIL

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 131 (53.25%) SAP PP
2 122 (49.59%) SAP SCM
3 110 (44.72%) SAP MM
4 59 (23.98%) SAP WM
5 48 (19.51%) SAP SD
6 25 (10.16%) SAP R/3
7 18 (7.32%) SAP QM
8 14 (5.69%) SAP LE
9 11 (4.47%) SAP MII
10 7 (2.85%) SAP PP-PI
10 7 (2.85%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (2.85%) SAP CO
10 7 (2.85%) SAP FI
11 4 (1.63%) SAP CRM
11 4 (1.63%) SAP PM
12 3 (1.22%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.41%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.48%) SAP BW
2 29 (11.79%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.81%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 116 (47.15%) Manufacturing
2 88 (35.77%) Finance
3 9 (3.66%) Retail
4 6 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.03%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.03%) Automotive
6 4 (1.63%) Back Office
7 3 (1.22%) Publishing
7 3 (1.22%) French Language
8 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 190 (77.24%) Consultant
1 190 (77.24%) SAP Consultant
2 126 (51.22%) SAP APO Consultant
3 47 (19.11%) Senior Consultant
3 47 (19.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 36 (14.63%) Analyst
5 32 (13.01%) SAP Analyst
6 25 (10.16%) Managing Consultant
6 25 (10.16%) SAP PP Consultant
7 20 (8.13%) SAP MM Consultant
8 15 (6.10%) SAP WM Consultant
9 12 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
9 12 (4.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 10 (4.07%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
10 10 (4.07%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
11 9 (3.66%) Architect
11 9 (3.66%) SAP Architect
12 8 (3.25%) Developer
12 8 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.25%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.07%) SAP PI
2 8 (3.25%) SAP Business Workflow
3 7 (2.85%) SAP ALE
4 5 (2.03%) Middleware
5 4 (1.63%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 68 (27.64%) FMCG
2 7 (2.85%) User Experience
3 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.63%) EPoS
3 4 (1.63%) Statistics
4 3 (1.22%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (39.43%) Logistics
2 61 (24.80%) Network Planning
3 38 (15.45%) Supply Chain Management
4 26 (10.57%) Business Analysis
4 26 (10.57%) SAP Implementation
5 20 (8.13%) Project Management
6 16 (6.50%) Quality Management
6 16 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (4.88%) System Testing
7 12 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (4.47%) ITIL
8 11 (4.47%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.07%) BPR
10 9 (3.66%) Migration
11 8 (3.25%) Workflow
12 6 (2.44%) ERP
12 6 (2.44%) Data Migration
12 6 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (25.20%) ABAP
2 25 (10.16%) C
3 7 (2.85%) Java
4 5 (2.03%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 23 (9.35%) SAP Certification
2 22 (8.94%) Degree
3 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.03%) Adobe
3 3 (1.22%) Ariba
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Olivehorse Consulting Services Ltd
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
UK Wide
Cognizant Technology Solutions SAP
Posted: 24 days ago