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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 774 825 790
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -35
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 123 106 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.090% 0.085%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.57% 1.21% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 91 44 46
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,400 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
7832 8778 8316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.13% 7.46% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6047 6894 6528
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 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,400 £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 27 July 2015 within the UK.

SAP APO Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP APO
Top 29 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 27 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 +51 110 £55,000 -8.33% 6
London +41 39 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Yorkshire +16 21 £60,000 -2.04% 1
South East +6 18 £65,000 +4.00%
Surrey -8 15 £65,000 +128.07%
Egham -12 13 - -
North West -11 12 £52,500 -21.64% 2
West Midlands -12 9 £85,000 +36.00%
Scotland - 9 £39,000 -
Edinburgh - 9 £39,000 -
Midlands - 7 £35,000 -
Manchester -3 6 £59,500 -0.83% 2
Doncaster - 5 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Leamington Spa - 4 £85,000 -
Leicestershire - 4 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £85,000 -
City of London +19 3 £45,000 -
Coventry -11 3 - -
Middlesex +10 2 £60,000 -14.28%
Birmingham -3 2 - -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £45,000 -28.00%
Hampshire +6 1 - -
Leeds +2 1 £45,000 -28.00%
Farnborough -29 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Leicester - 1 £50,000 -
Goole - 1 £55,000 -

SAP APO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 242 (100.00%) SAP
2 119 (49.17%) SAP PP
3 115 (47.52%) SAP SCM
4 104 (42.98%) Manufacturing
5 95 (39.26%) SAP MM
6 85 (35.12%) Logistics
7 78 (32.23%) Finance
8 61 (25.21%) Network Planning
8 61 (25.21%) FMCG
9 60 (24.79%) ABAP
10 49 (20.25%) SAP WM
11 38 (15.70%) SAP BW
12 37 (15.29%) SAP SD
13 30 (12.40%) Supply Chain Management
14 29 (11.98%) SAP Implementation
15 25 (10.33%) SAP R/3
15 25 (10.33%) C
16 23 (9.50%) Business Analysis
16 23 (9.50%) Degree
17 21 (8.68%) SAP Certification
18 20 (8.26%) SAP HANA
19 17 (7.02%) SAP QM
19 17 (7.02%) Quality Management
19 17 (7.02%) Project Management
20 14 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
21 11 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
21 11 (4.55%) SAP PI
22 10 (4.13%) System Testing
23 9 (3.72%) Mentoring
23 9 (3.72%) ITIL

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 6 (2.48%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 119 (49.17%) SAP PP
2 115 (47.52%) SAP SCM
3 95 (39.26%) SAP MM
4 49 (20.25%) SAP WM
5 37 (15.29%) SAP SD
6 25 (10.33%) SAP R/3
7 17 (7.02%) SAP QM
8 7 (2.89%) SAP LE
8 7 (2.89%) SAP MII
9 6 (2.48%) SAP PP-PI
9 6 (2.48%) SAP CRM
10 5 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (2.07%) SAP CO
10 5 (2.07%) SAP FI
11 3 (1.24%) SAP ERP
12 1 (0.41%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.70%) SAP BW
2 20 (8.26%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.83%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Hudson
General
1 104 (42.98%) Manufacturing
2 78 (32.23%) Finance
3 6 (2.48%) Retail
4 5 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.65%) Back Office
5 4 (1.65%) Publishing
5 4 (1.65%) Automotive
6 3 (1.24%) French Language
6 3 (1.24%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 182 (75.21%) Consultant
1 182 (75.21%) SAP Consultant
2 128 (52.89%) SAP APO Consultant
3 46 (19.01%) Analyst
4 39 (16.12%) Senior Consultant
4 39 (16.12%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 39 (16.12%) SAP Analyst
5 25 (10.33%) Managing Consultant
6 19 (7.85%) SAP PP Consultant
7 18 (7.44%) SAP MM Consultant
8 14 (5.79%) Functional Consultant
8 14 (5.79%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 13 (5.37%) SAP WM Consultant
10 11 (4.55%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
11 10 (4.13%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
12 8 (3.31%) Developer
13 7 (2.89%) Business Analyst
13 7 (2.89%) SAP SCM Consultant
13 7 (2.89%) SAP Business Analyst
13 7 (2.89%) Forecast Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.55%) SAP PI
2 8 (3.31%) SAP Business Workflow
3 7 (2.89%) SAP ALE
4 4 (1.65%) Middleware
5 3 (1.24%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 61 (25.21%) FMCG
2 7 (2.89%) EPoS
2 7 (2.89%) Statistics
2 7 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.65%) User Experience
4 3 (1.24%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (35.12%) Logistics
2 61 (25.21%) Network Planning
3 30 (12.40%) Supply Chain Management
4 29 (11.98%) SAP Implementation
5 23 (9.50%) Business Analysis
6 17 (7.02%) Project Management
6 17 (7.02%) Quality Management
7 14 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (4.13%) System Testing
10 9 (3.72%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.72%) ITIL
10 9 (3.72%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (3.31%) Workflow
12 7 (2.89%) BPR
12 7 (2.89%) ERP
12 7 (2.89%) Analytics
12 7 (2.89%) Data Management
13 6 (2.48%) Lean Six Sigma
13 6 (2.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 60 (24.79%) ABAP
2 25 (10.33%) C
3 8 (3.31%) Java
4 3 (1.24%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 23 (9.50%) Degree
2 21 (8.68%) SAP Certification
3 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 242 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (1.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.24%) Adobe
4 2 (0.83%) Ariba
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Smartedge
Salary: From £37,500 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £42500 - £47000 per annum + Car Allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago