The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Certification
Rank 810 753 706
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -47
Permanent jobs citing SAP Certification 91 134 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.45% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 81 109 119
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £65,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +13.53%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31744 29671 33091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.29% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24856 23856 28287
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2014 within the UK.

SAP Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 23 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 30 July 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 -85 65 £67,500 +22.72% 11
London -93 27 £70,000 +27.27% 6
West Midlands - 15 £72,500 - 1
Caerphilly +16 14 £38,250 -23.50%
South Wales +4 14 £38,250 -27.14%
Wales -4 14 £38,250 -27.14%
South West - 11 £41,000 -
Warwickshire - 11 £77,500 -
City of London -8 8 £70,000 +27.27% 3
South East -27 7 £65,000 -16.12%
Leamington Spa - 7 £77,500 -
Staines +10 5 £75,000 +93.54%
Surrey -8 5 £75,000 +93.54%
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
Swindon - 5 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Manchester +1 1 £30,000 -55.55%
North West -1 1 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Hampshire -12 1 £55,000 -29.03%
Hertfordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £55,000 -
Coventry - 1 £90,000 -
East of England - 1 £65,000 -

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 222 (100.00%) SAP
2 60 (27.03%) Degree
3 57 (25.68%) Manufacturing
4 53 (23.87%) ABAP
5 51 (22.97%) SAP FI
6 50 (22.52%) SAP FI/CO
6 50 (22.52%) SAP CO
7 45 (20.27%) ITIL
8 40 (18.02%) HP
9 39 (17.57%) ISO 9001
9 39 (17.57%) Microsoft
9 39 (17.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 39 (17.57%) VMware
10 35 (15.77%) Finance
11 31 (13.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (10.81%) SQL Server
13 23 (10.36%) SAP BW
14 22 (9.91%) Cisco
15 21 (9.46%) SAP SD
16 20 (9.01%) NetWeaver
16 20 (9.01%) Windows
16 20 (9.01%) MS Excel
17 19 (8.56%) Java
17 19 (8.56%) SAP MM
18 18 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (8.11%) Project Planning
19 17 (7.66%) SAP GRC
19 17 (7.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
20 16 (7.21%) Change Management
20 16 (7.21%) HP Quality Center

SAP Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (9.01%) NetWeaver
2 15 (6.76%) IIS
3 7 (3.15%) Commerce Server
3 7 (3.15%) CMS
4 5 (2.25%) SAP Portal
5 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.90%) SAS
7 1 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.86%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Windchill
3 1 (0.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 51 (22.97%) SAP FI
2 50 (22.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 50 (22.52%) SAP CO
3 21 (9.46%) SAP SD
4 19 (8.56%) SAP MM
5 17 (7.66%) SAP GRC
5 17 (7.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (4.95%) SAP BPC
6 11 (4.95%) SAP SRM
7 8 (3.60%) SAP PP
8 7 (3.15%) SAP SCM
9 6 (2.70%) SAP FI-AA
10 4 (1.80%) SAP QM
11 3 (1.35%) SAP WM
11 3 (1.35%) SAP CRM
11 3 (1.35%) SAP Retail
11 3 (1.35%) SAP PM
12 2 (0.90%) SAP APO
13 1 (0.45%) SAP PS
13 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.45%) SaaS
1 1 (0.45%) Route 53
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.31%) Firewall
1 14 (6.31%) Internet
2 12 (5.41%) SAN
2 12 (5.41%) NAS
3 9 (4.05%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (3.15%) DNS
4 7 (3.15%) Network Security
5 6 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.70%) VPN
5 6 (2.70%) IPsec
6 5 (2.25%) EIGRP
6 5 (2.25%) VRRP
6 5 (2.25%) BGP
6 5 (2.25%) LAN
6 5 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (2.25%) HSRP
6 5 (2.25%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.36%) SAP BW
3 12 (5.41%) SAP HANA
4 10 (4.50%) SAP BI
4 10 (4.50%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (4.50%) DB2
5 9 (4.05%) MaxDB
6 4 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.45%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.90%) LSMW
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 57 (25.68%) Manufacturing
2 35 (15.77%) Finance
3 12 (5.41%) Marketing
4 10 (4.50%) Automotive
5 5 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.80%) Billing
6 4 (1.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Military
7 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (51.35%) Consultant
2 112 (50.45%) SAP Consultant
3 42 (18.92%) Senior Consultant
3 42 (18.92%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 30 (13.51%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 25 (11.26%) Analyst
6 23 (10.36%) SAP Support
7 18 (8.11%) SAP Analyst
8 15 (6.76%) Support Specialist
8 15 (6.76%) SAP SD Consultant
9 14 (6.31%) SAP FI Consultant
9 14 (6.31%) SAP CO Consultant
9 14 (6.31%) Support Analyst
10 13 (5.86%) SAP MM Consultant
11 11 (4.95%) Security Consultant
11 11 (4.95%) SAP BW Consultant
11 11 (4.95%) SAP Security Consultant
12 10 (4.50%) SAP Business Analyst
12 10 (4.50%) SAP Manager
12 10 (4.50%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.86%) Web Dynpro
2 10 (4.50%) Web Services
3 7 (3.15%) .NET
3 7 (3.15%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.25%) HTML
4 5 (2.25%) SAP PI
4 5 (2.25%) HTML5
5 4 (1.80%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.80%) CSS
6 3 (1.35%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.90%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.45%) Middleware
8 1 (0.45%) EDI
8 1 (0.45%) JSON
8 1 (0.45%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.15%) Data Conversion
3 6 (2.70%) Blog
4 5 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.80%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.80%) Clustering
5 4 (1.80%) Informatics
5 4 (1.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.45%) GIS
6 1 (0.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.01%) Windows
2 15 (6.76%) UNIX
3 5 (2.25%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.45%) CentOS
4 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.27%) ITIL
2 31 (13.96%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (8.11%) Project Planning
4 16 (7.21%) Change Management
5 14 (6.31%) Knowledge Management
5 14 (6.31%) Service Delivery
6 13 (5.86%) Problem Management
6 13 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (5.41%) Information Security
7 12 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 12 (5.41%) Project Management
8 11 (4.95%) SAP Security
8 11 (4.95%) Service Management
8 11 (4.95%) Business Analysis
9 10 (4.50%) Business Development
10 8 (3.60%) Process Management
11 7 (3.15%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.15%) OO
11 7 (3.15%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 53 (23.87%) ABAP
2 19 (8.56%) Java
3 7 (3.15%) SQL
4 5 (2.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.25%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.45%) Perl
5 1 (0.45%) PHP
5 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (27.03%) Degree
2 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (5.86%) MCSE
4 10 (4.50%) ACCA
4 10 (4.50%) CIMA
4 10 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.05%) MCP
6 6 (2.70%) CCNP
6 6 (2.70%) CISA
7 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.80%) MCITP
8 4 (1.80%) CCNA
9 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.45%) MCAD
10 1 (0.45%) PMP
10 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (17.57%) ISO 9001
1 39 (17.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.15%) SLA
3 4 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.80%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.80%) GxP
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.45%) GAAP
4 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 11 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.80%) SAP ITS
6 1 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (7.21%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.25%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.45%) Nagios
3 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.45%) Cacti
3 1 (0.45%) Munin
3 1 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Ansible
3 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 222 (100.00%) SAP
2 40 (18.02%) HP
3 39 (17.57%) Microsoft
3 39 (17.57%) VMware
4 22 (9.91%) Cisco
5 10 (4.50%) Oracle
5 10 (4.50%) Business Objects
6 7 (3.15%) Symantec
6 7 (3.15%) Veritas
7 5 (2.25%) F5
8 1 (0.45%) ReadSoft
8 1 (0.45%) Sybase
8 1 (0.45%) IBM
8 1 (0.45%) NetApp
8 1 (0.45%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.45%) Brocade
8 1 (0.45%) TippingPoint
8 1 (0.45%) 3PAR
UK
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + 15% Bonus + Excellent Benefits + Company Car Sch
Posted: 18 hours ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Midlands
Networkers Plc
Salary: £40,000-£50,000 + perm benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago