The table below looks at the statistics for SAP ERP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP ERP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 777 682 735
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +53
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 127 182 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.43% 2.08% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83 111 102
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -16.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%

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
8871 8751 9580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.76% 8.32% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6865 6863 7848
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

SAP ERP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Trend

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

SAP ERP Salary Trend in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP ERP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 within the UK.

SAP ERP Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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
(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 -90 115 £52,500 +2.94% 10
London -26 50 £55,000 -30.15% 2
South East -38 22 £60,000 +19.40% 1
South West -8 14 £40,000 -27.92%
Wiltshire - 14 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 11 £40,000 -
City of London +6 9 £67,500 -25.00% 1
Swindon - 9 £40,000 -
East of England -27 8 £48,750 -2.50%
Berkshire -5 7 £80,000 -
Hampshire -10 6 £53,750 -20.37%
Surrey -32 6 £60,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire -9 5 £65,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £42,500 -
North East - 4 £42,500 -
North West -22 3 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Egham -27 3 - -
Southampton - 3 £52,500 -
Maidenhead -16 2 £80,000 -
Yorkshire -34 2 £34,500 - 5
Scotland - 2 £60,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £34,500 - 1
Reading - 2 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £34,500 - 1
Oxford +9 1 - -
Oxfordshire +3 1 - -
Basingstoke -2 1 £77,500 +14.81%
Luton -4 1 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £92,500 +60.86% 1

SAP ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 232 (100.00%) SAP
1 232 (100.00%) ERP
2 75 (32.33%) Finance
3 68 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (18.97%) Project Management
4 44 (18.97%) BusinessObjects
4 44 (18.97%) Business Objects
5 41 (17.67%) Oracle
6 36 (15.52%) NetWeaver
7 35 (15.09%) CRM
8 30 (12.93%) Marketing
8 30 (12.93%) Business Development
8 30 (12.93%) Degree
9 26 (11.21%) Data Modelling
10 25 (10.78%) SAP BI
10 25 (10.78%) Manufacturing
10 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (9.91%) Project Planning
11 23 (9.91%) Performance Management
12 21 (9.05%) SharePoint
13 20 (8.62%) PRINCE2
13 20 (8.62%) SAP BW
13 20 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (8.62%) SAP CRM
13 20 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (8.62%) Risk Management
14 19 (8.19%) Migration
14 19 (8.19%) SQL
15 18 (7.76%) Management Information System
16 17 (7.33%) SAP FI

SAP ERP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (15.52%) NetWeaver
2 21 (9.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.29%) CMS
5 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (8.62%) SAP CRM
2 17 (7.33%) SAP FI
3 12 (5.17%) SAP BPC
4 10 (4.31%) SAP HCM
4 10 (4.31%) SAP GRC
5 8 (3.45%) SAP CO
6 7 (3.02%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (3.02%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (2.59%) SAP PP
7 6 (2.59%) Sage 200
7 6 (2.59%) Sage 50
8 3 (1.29%) SAP ECC
8 3 (1.29%) SAP R/3
8 3 (1.29%) SAP Business One
8 3 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.86%) SAP PLM
10 1 (0.43%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.97%) BusinessObjects
2 25 (10.78%) SAP BI
3 20 (8.62%) SAP BW
4 15 (6.47%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (4.74%) Essbase
6 10 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.59%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.86%) QlikView
10 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.29%) ERwin
3 1 (0.43%) LSMW
General
1 75 (32.33%) Finance
2 30 (12.93%) Marketing
3 25 (10.78%) Manufacturing
4 15 (6.47%) Legal
5 6 (2.59%) Automotive
5 6 (2.59%) Retail
6 5 (2.16%) Law
7 4 (1.72%) Back Office
7 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.29%) German Language
9 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.86%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.43%) Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (27.59%) Consultant
2 55 (23.71%) SAP Consultant
3 49 (21.12%) Analyst
4 24 (10.34%) Business Consultant
5 23 (9.91%) Business Objects Consultant
5 23 (9.91%) SAP Business Consultant
6 18 (7.76%) Architect
6 18 (7.76%) Project Manager
7 17 (7.33%) SAP Analyst
8 13 (5.60%) SAP Manager
9 12 (5.17%) Data Migration Analyst
9 12 (5.17%) Data Analyst
10 11 (4.74%) SAP Data Consultant
10 11 (4.74%) ETL Consultant
10 11 (4.74%) Data Consultant
11 10 (4.31%) Account Executive
12 9 (3.88%) ERP Manager
12 9 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.88%) SAP FI Consultant
13 8 (3.45%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.74%) XML
2 5 (2.16%) HTML
2 5 (2.16%) EDI
3 4 (1.72%) EDIFACT
3 4 (1.72%) XML Schema
4 3 (1.29%) SAP PI
4 3 (1.29%) .NET
4 3 (1.29%) Web Services
4 3 (1.29%) Middleware
4 3 (1.29%) MDX
4 3 (1.29%) SAP ALE
4 3 (1.29%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.86%) CSS
5 2 (0.86%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.43%) HTML5
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) SAP BSP
6 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.76%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.59%) FMCG
6 4 (1.72%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.29%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.29%) Kindle
7 3 (1.29%) PMI
8 2 (0.86%) Open Source
8 2 (0.86%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.43%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.43%) DTV
9 1 (0.43%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.86%) Windows
2 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (100.00%) ERP
2 68 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (18.97%) Project Management
4 35 (15.09%) CRM
5 30 (12.93%) Business Development
6 26 (11.21%) Data Modelling
7 23 (9.91%) Project Planning
7 23 (9.91%) Performance Management
8 20 (8.62%) PRINCE2
8 20 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (8.62%) Risk Management
9 19 (8.19%) Migration
10 16 (6.90%) Business Transformation
11 15 (6.47%) ETL
11 15 (6.47%) ITIL
11 15 (6.47%) Change Management
12 14 (6.03%) SAP Implementation
13 13 (5.60%) Data Migration
14 12 (5.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.19%) SQL
2 10 (4.31%) Java
2 10 (4.31%) ABAP
3 6 (2.59%) C
4 4 (1.72%) VB
5 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.29%) VBA
6 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.86%) C#
6 2 (0.86%) C++
7 1 (0.43%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.43%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) RPG
Qualifications
1 30 (12.93%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) CISSP
2 9 (3.88%) CISA
2 9 (3.88%) CISM
3 5 (2.16%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.72%) MBA
4 4 (1.72%) PMP
5 3 (1.29%) SAP Certification
5 3 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.43%) AAT
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) CCA
6 1 (0.43%) ACCA
6 1 (0.43%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.29%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 232 (100.00%) SAP
2 44 (18.97%) Business Objects
3 41 (17.67%) Oracle
4 17 (7.33%) Microsoft
5 15 (6.47%) Siebel
6 7 (3.02%) Sage
7 6 (2.59%) Capita
7 6 (2.59%) Ariba
7 6 (2.59%) Pegasus
8 5 (2.16%) IBM
9 4 (1.72%) Informatica
9 4 (1.72%) hybris
10 3 (1.29%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.29%) Sun
10 3 (1.29%) HP
10 3 (1.29%) CA
10 3 (1.29%) Teradata
11 2 (0.86%) CODA
11 2 (0.86%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
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