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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 763 767 812
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +45
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 124 127 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.057%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.51% 1.49% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 103 75 24
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +44.44%

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
8238 8517 9025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.70% 7.96% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6564 6378 7191
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 £34,000 £34,500 £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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP APO
Top 11 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 2 March 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 +13 110 £60,000 -7.69% 9
London +39 66 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Surrey -2 18 £67,500 +3.84%
South East -44 18 £67,500 +3.84%
Yorkshire +3 17 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Egham -1 16 - -
City of London +10 5 £47,500 -26.92%
South Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 -
Doncaster - 5 £60,000 -
East of England -3 1 £44,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -8 1 £44,000 - 1

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 228 (100.00%) SAP
2 134 (58.77%) SAP SCM
3 114 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 113 (49.56%) Logistics
5 109 (47.81%) SAP MM
6 108 (47.37%) SAP PP
7 85 (37.28%) Finance
8 70 (30.70%) FMCG
9 66 (28.95%) ABAP
10 65 (28.51%) SAP WM
11 59 (25.88%) Supply Chain Management
12 51 (22.37%) Network Planning
13 50 (21.93%) SAP BW
13 50 (21.93%) SAP SD
14 41 (17.98%) SAP R/3
14 41 (17.98%) C
15 32 (14.04%) Project Management
16 30 (13.16%) SAP LE
17 24 (10.53%) SAP HANA
18 22 (9.65%) BPR
18 22 (9.65%) SAP Implementation
19 18 (7.89%) SAP Certification
20 15 (6.58%) Business Analysis
21 14 (6.14%) Service Management
22 13 (5.70%) Migration
22 13 (5.70%) SAP QM
23 11 (4.82%) SAP PI
23 11 (4.82%) Degree
23 11 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
23 11 (4.82%) GAP Analysis

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 10 (4.39%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 134 (58.77%) SAP SCM
2 109 (47.81%) SAP MM
3 108 (47.37%) SAP PP
4 65 (28.51%) SAP WM
5 50 (21.93%) SAP SD
6 41 (17.98%) SAP R/3
7 30 (13.16%) SAP LE
8 13 (5.70%) SAP QM
9 8 (3.51%) SAP MII
10 6 (2.63%) SAP FI
10 6 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (2.63%) SAP CO
11 5 (2.19%) SAP PM
12 4 (1.75%) SAP ERP
13 3 (1.32%) SAP PP-PI
14 2 (0.88%) SAP EWM
15 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
15 1 (0.44%) SAP SRM
15 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
15 1 (0.44%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.93%) SAP BW
2 24 (10.53%) SAP HANA
3 5 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.32%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.44%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (0.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 114 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 85 (37.28%) Finance
3 9 (3.95%) Retail
4 7 (3.07%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.32%) French Language
6 2 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 176 (77.19%) Consultant
2 175 (76.75%) SAP Consultant
3 110 (48.25%) SAP APO Consultant
4 55 (24.12%) Senior Consultant
4 55 (24.12%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 41 (17.98%) Managing Consultant
6 23 (10.09%) SAP Architect
6 23 (10.09%) Architect
7 22 (9.65%) SAP PP Consultant
7 22 (9.65%) SAP WM Consultant
8 19 (8.33%) Analyst
8 19 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
9 16 (7.02%) SAP MM Consultant
10 8 (3.51%) Business Architect
10 8 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.51%) Process Consultant
10 8 (3.51%) Business Process Architect
10 8 (3.51%) SAP Business Consultant
10 8 (3.51%) Business Process Consultant
10 8 (3.51%) Senior Business Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.82%) SAP PI
2 5 (2.19%) SAP Business Workflow
3 3 (1.32%) Middleware
3 3 (1.32%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (0.88%) SAP ALE
4 2 (0.88%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 70 (30.70%) FMCG
2 7 (3.07%) User Experience
3 4 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.32%) Wiki
5 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (49.56%) Logistics
2 59 (25.88%) Supply Chain Management
3 51 (22.37%) Network Planning
4 32 (14.04%) Project Management
5 22 (9.65%) BPR
5 22 (9.65%) SAP Implementation
6 15 (6.58%) Business Analysis
7 14 (6.14%) Service Management
8 13 (5.70%) Migration
9 11 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.82%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (4.39%) Quality Management
10 10 (4.39%) ITIL
11 9 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (3.95%) System Testing
11 9 (3.95%) Data Migration
12 7 (3.07%) Coaching
13 6 (2.63%) Mentoring
13 6 (2.63%) ERP
13 6 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 66 (28.95%) ABAP
2 41 (17.98%) C
3 4 (1.75%) Java
3 4 (1.75%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.89%) SAP Certification
2 11 (4.82%) Degree
3 9 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.32%) VCP4
5 1 (0.44%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 228 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.19%) Business Objects
3 4 (1.75%) Adobe
4 3 (1.32%) Ariba
5 2 (0.88%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.44%) i2
6 1 (0.44%) Cognos
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago