The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP FS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Insurance (FS)
Rank 855 859 866
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAP FS 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.008% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.038% 0.097% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000

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
7900 8260 9005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.64% 7.92% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6277 6214 7182
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SAP FS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP FS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP FS
Salary Trend

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

SAP FS Salary Trend in the UK

SAP FS
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FS within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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 +9 3 £50,000 -
London +7 3 £50,000 -

SAP FS
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP FS 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 FS.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) ABAP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (75.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Basis
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) German Language
4 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (25.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (25.00%) Billing

SAP FS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP FS 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 FS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Basis
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) ABAP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects