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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 738 693 757
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +64
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 158 206 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.79% 2.33% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 124 140 86
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%

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
8825 8842 9146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.86% 8.06% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7093 6793 7376
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Salary Trend

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

SAP PP Salary Trend in the UK

SAP PP
Salary Histogram

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

SAP PP Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP PP
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 PP within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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 -17 134 £60,000 +9.09% 5
London +28 67 £57,500 -4.16% 3
South East +12 28 £66,000 +10.00%
North West -31 19 £60,000 +20.00%
Berkshire +9 13 £47,500 -20.83%
Surrey +3 11 £66,000 +20.00%
Scotland +7 10 £55,000 -
Aberdeen +4 10 £55,000 -
Yorkshire -26 8 £60,000 +4.34%
Reading - 7 £47,500 -
Manchester -41 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Slough -5 4 £63,750 +27.50%
Middlesex - 4 £62,500 -
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Weybridge - 3 £75,000 -
York - 3 - -
Midlands -2 2 - -
West Midlands -9 2 £66,250 +57.73%
West Yorkshire -13 2 £42,500 -18.07%
East of England -26 2 £40,000 -36.00% 1
North East - 2 £40,000 -
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
East Midlands +1 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £40,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £80,000 -
Castleford - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP PP 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 PP.

1 352 (100.00%) SAP
2 157 (44.60%) Logistics
3 143 (40.63%) SAP MM
4 142 (40.34%) Manufacturing
5 124 (35.23%) SAP SD
6 123 (34.94%) Finance
7 116 (32.95%) SAP SCM
8 85 (24.15%) SAP WM
9 82 (23.30%) SAP Implementation
10 81 (23.01%) SAP APO
11 80 (22.73%) Supply Chain Management
12 74 (21.02%) SAP QM
13 66 (18.75%) FMCG
14 54 (15.34%) ABAP
15 51 (14.49%) Project Management
16 49 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 47 (13.35%) Quality Management
18 42 (11.93%) Business Analysis
18 42 (11.93%) SAP BW
19 39 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (8.81%) Business Development
21 30 (8.52%) SAP LE
22 27 (7.67%) Coaching
23 24 (6.82%) Security Cleared
24 22 (6.25%) SAP PLM
24 22 (6.25%) PLM
25 21 (5.97%) VMS
26 19 (5.40%) Kanban
27 18 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
27 18 (5.11%) BPR

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 143 (40.63%) SAP MM
2 124 (35.23%) SAP SD
3 116 (32.95%) SAP SCM
4 85 (24.15%) SAP WM
5 81 (23.01%) SAP APO
6 74 (21.02%) SAP QM
7 30 (8.52%) SAP LE
8 22 (6.25%) SAP PLM
9 18 (5.11%) SAP CO
10 16 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
10 16 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 16 (4.55%) SAP FI
11 15 (4.26%) SAP SRM
12 10 (2.84%) SAP PP-PI
13 9 (2.56%) SAP PM
14 4 (1.14%) SAP HR
14 4 (1.14%) SAP EWM
15 3 (0.85%) SAP PS
16 2 (0.57%) SAP MII
16 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.93%) SAP BW
2 13 (3.69%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (1.99%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (1.99%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.57%) LSMW
3 1 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 142 (40.34%) Manufacturing
2 123 (34.94%) Finance
3 13 (3.69%) Aerospace
4 7 (1.99%) Automotive
5 4 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.14%) Retail
6 2 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 264 (75.00%) Consultant
2 263 (74.72%) SAP Consultant
3 131 (37.22%) SAP PP Consultant
4 81 (23.01%) SAP QM Consultant
5 65 (18.47%) Senior Consultant
5 65 (18.47%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 45 (12.78%) SAP MM Consultant
7 30 (8.52%) SAP WM Consultant
8 26 (7.39%) Analyst
8 26 (7.39%) SAP Analyst
9 24 (6.82%) SAP Architect
9 24 (6.82%) SAP SCM Consultant
9 24 (6.82%) Architect
10 17 (4.83%) Functional Consultant
10 17 (4.83%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 15 (4.26%) Senior Functional Consultant
11 15 (4.26%) Lead Architect
12 13 (3.69%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
12 13 (3.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
12 13 (3.69%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.85%) SAP Basis
1 3 (0.85%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.28%) Middleware
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 66 (18.75%) FMCG
2 39 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.28%) Learning Management System
3 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (44.60%) Logistics
2 82 (23.30%) SAP Implementation
3 80 (22.73%) Supply Chain Management
4 51 (14.49%) Project Management
5 49 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (13.35%) Quality Management
7 42 (11.93%) Business Analysis
8 31 (8.81%) Business Development
9 27 (7.67%) Coaching
10 22 (6.25%) PLM
11 19 (5.40%) Kanban
12 18 (5.11%) Document Management
12 18 (5.11%) Process Management
12 18 (5.11%) BPR
12 18 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (3.98%) Information Security
13 14 (3.98%) Information Security Management
13 14 (3.98%) Security Management
13 14 (3.98%) Procure-to-pay
14 13 (3.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.34%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 24 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.69%) SAP Certification
3 11 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PMP
4 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 352 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (1.99%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.42%) HP
4 2 (0.57%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.28%) Ariba
5 1 (0.28%) JDA
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