The table below looks at the statistics for SAP Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP Certification over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Certification
Rank 806 721 698
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAP Certification 88 157 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.55% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69 144 116
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,750
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30918 28623 33883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.08% 26.79% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24116 23391 28525
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

SAP Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SAP Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK.

SAP Certification Salary Trend in the UK

SAP Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP Certification over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

SAP Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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 -77 58 £60,000 +9.09% 10
London -52 25 £65,000 +18.18% 2
City of London +2 11 £55,000 -14.72% 1
South East -41 8 £47,500 -26.92% 6
West Midlands -2 6 £58,750 +67.85%
South West - 6 £36,750 -
South Wales +10 5 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Caerphilly +6 5 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Wales +4 5 £37,500 -16.66% 4
North West -13 5 £27,500 -45.27% 1
Surrey -30 5 £41,625 -40.53% 5
Manchester -4 4 £30,000 -30.23%
Egham - 3 - -
Leamington Spa - 2 £75,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Swindon - 2 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £75,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £32,500 -
Middlesex 0 1 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England -2 1 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Berkshire -2 1 - -
Hampshire -8 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Coventry -8 1 £90,000 +157.14%
Staines -12 1 £23,250 -66.78%
Guildford - 1 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 - 1
Colchester - 1 £47,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £47,500 - 1
Skelmersdale - 1 £25,000 - 1

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 209 (100.00%) SAP
2 74 (35.41%) Manufacturing
3 67 (32.06%) Degree
4 56 (26.79%) ABAP
5 38 (18.18%) SAP FI
6 37 (17.70%) SAP FI/CO
6 37 (17.70%) SAP CO
7 29 (13.88%) HP
8 27 (12.92%) ISO 9001
8 27 (12.92%) Microsoft
8 27 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (12.92%) VMware
8 27 (12.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 26 (12.44%) ITIL
9 26 (12.44%) SAP SD
9 26 (12.44%) Finance
10 22 (10.53%) SAP MM
11 21 (10.05%) Project Management
11 21 (10.05%) SAP GRC
12 20 (9.57%) Project Planning
13 19 (9.09%) Service Delivery
14 18 (8.61%) SAP BW
15 17 (8.13%) HP Quality Center
15 17 (8.13%) Change Management
16 16 (7.66%) MS Project
16 16 (7.66%) SAP Security
17 14 (6.70%) Business Analysis
17 14 (6.70%) MS Excel
17 14 (6.70%) CRM
17 14 (6.70%) Cisco

SAP Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.31%) IIS
1 9 (4.31%) NetWeaver
1 9 (4.31%) SAP Portal
2 4 (1.91%) CMS
2 4 (1.91%) Commerce Server
3 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (7.66%) MS Project
2 14 (6.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (18.18%) SAP FI
2 37 (17.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 37 (17.70%) SAP CO
3 26 (12.44%) SAP SD
4 22 (10.53%) SAP MM
5 21 (10.05%) SAP GRC
6 12 (5.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (5.26%) SAP SCM
8 8 (3.83%) SAP CRM
8 8 (3.83%) SAP PP
9 7 (3.35%) SAP APO
9 7 (3.35%) SAP WM
10 6 (2.87%) SAP FI-AA
11 5 (2.39%) SAP SRM
11 5 (2.39%) SAP BPC
12 4 (1.91%) SAP MII
12 4 (1.91%) SAP PM
12 4 (1.91%) SAP QM
13 3 (1.44%) SAP HR
13 3 (1.44%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.26%) Internet
2 9 (4.31%) Firewall
3 7 (3.35%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (2.87%) NAS
4 6 (2.87%) Network Security
4 6 (2.87%) SAN
5 5 (2.39%) EIGRP
5 5 (2.39%) VRRP
5 5 (2.39%) BGP
5 5 (2.39%) IPsec
5 5 (2.39%) LAN
5 5 (2.39%) VPN
5 5 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.39%) HSRP
5 5 (2.39%) FWSM
6 4 (1.91%) DNS
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.48%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.61%) SAP BW
2 12 (5.74%) SAP HANA
3 11 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.39%) SAP BI
5 5 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.44%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.48%) DB2
8 1 (0.48%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.96%) LSMW
General
1 74 (35.41%) Manufacturing
2 26 (12.44%) Finance
3 11 (5.26%) Marketing
4 10 (4.78%) Automotive
5 7 (3.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Billing
6 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (53.59%) Consultant
2 108 (51.67%) SAP Consultant
3 44 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
4 41 (19.62%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 24 (11.48%) Analyst
6 18 (8.61%) SAP Analyst
7 17 (8.13%) Security Consultant
7 17 (8.13%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 17 (8.13%) SAP Security Consultant
8 16 (7.66%) Business Analyst
9 15 (7.18%) SAP SD Consultant
10 14 (6.70%) SAP Business Analyst
11 13 (6.22%) SAP MM Consultant
12 12 (5.74%) SAP Manager
13 11 (5.26%) SAP BW Consultant
14 10 (4.78%) SAP Support
15 8 (3.83%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
16 7 (3.35%) Project Manager
16 7 (3.35%) Support Engineer
16 7 (3.35%) Senior ABAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.74%) Web Dynpro
2 11 (5.26%) Web Services
3 9 (4.31%) SAP PI
4 5 (2.39%) .NET
4 5 (2.39%) HTML
4 5 (2.39%) EDI
4 5 (2.39%) HTML5
5 4 (1.91%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.91%) BAPI
5 4 (1.91%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.44%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.96%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.96%) CSS
8 1 (0.48%) Middleware
8 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.48%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.78%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.31%) Data Conversion
4 6 (2.87%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.91%) Blog
5 4 (1.91%) NHS
6 3 (1.44%) Informatics
7 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.96%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.35%) Windows
2 6 (2.87%) UNIX
3 4 (1.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (12.44%) ITIL
3 21 (10.05%) Project Management
4 20 (9.57%) Project Planning
5 19 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 17 (8.13%) Change Management
7 16 (7.66%) SAP Security
8 14 (6.70%) Business Analysis
8 14 (6.70%) CRM
8 14 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.74%) Logistics
10 11 (5.26%) OO
10 11 (5.26%) Information Security
11 10 (4.78%) Knowledge Management
11 10 (4.78%) Business Development
11 10 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.31%) Load Balancing
12 9 (4.31%) Line Management
13 8 (3.83%) SAP Implementation
13 8 (3.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.79%) ABAP
2 9 (4.31%) Java
3 6 (2.87%) SQL
4 5 (2.39%) SAPscript
4 5 (2.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) C#
5 1 (0.48%) C++
5 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (32.06%) Degree
2 9 (4.31%) MCSE
2 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.87%) MCP
4 6 (2.87%) CISA
5 5 (2.39%) PMP
5 5 (2.39%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.39%) CCNP
6 3 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.44%) CCNA
6 3 (1.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.92%) ISO 9001
1 27 (12.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.87%) SLA
3 4 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.91%) QA
3 4 (1.91%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) GAAP
4 1 (0.48%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (8.13%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.39%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 209 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (13.88%) HP
3 27 (12.92%) Microsoft
3 27 (12.92%) VMware
4 14 (6.70%) Cisco
5 5 (2.39%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.39%) F5
6 4 (1.91%) Veritas
6 4 (1.91%) Adobe
6 4 (1.91%) Symantec
7 1 (0.48%) ReadSoft
7 1 (0.48%) Sybase
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
7 1 (0.48%) Fujitsu
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Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: £30K to £44K inclusive of 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Excellent Benefits
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Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: £36K to £40K + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £34k - £42K + Excellent benefits and Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago