The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Engineer
Rank 891 927 882
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Engineer 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.004% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SAP Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Engineer
Salary Trend

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

SAP Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

SAP Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP Engineer over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 within the UK.

SAP Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +47 6 £57,500 +91.66%
London - 3 £57,500 -
South East - 2 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £37,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £37,000 -

SAP Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAP Engineer in their job title 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 with SAP Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (42.86%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (35.71%) SAP SRM
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (35.71%) ERP
5 5 (35.71%) Law
5 5 (35.71%) SAP Certification
6 3 (21.43%) SAP XI
6 3 (21.43%) SAP Basis
6 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
6 3 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) SAP Security
7 2 (14.29%) SAP Portal
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) SAP R/3
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) ABAP
8 1 (7.14%) J2EE
8 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (7.14%) SQL
8 1 (7.14%) C

SAP Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAP Engineer in their job title 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 with SAP Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Portal
2 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SAP SRM
2 2 (14.29%) SAP R/3
3 1 (7.14%) SAP MII
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) NWDS
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) SAP XI
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Basis
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (7.14%) BAPI
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BSP
3 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (35.71%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Security
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe