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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP R/3
Rank 793 793 765
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs citing SAP R/3 94 101 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.094% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.14% 1.19% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 75
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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
8238 8517 9025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.70% 7.96% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6564 6378 7191
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 £34,000 £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 R/3
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP R/3 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP R/3
Salary Trend

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

SAP R/3 Salary Trend in the UK

SAP R/3
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP R/3 over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 within the UK.

SAP R/3 Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP R/3
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP R/3 within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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 +14 85 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East +5 53 £55,000 +22.22%
Berkshire - 22 £55,000 -
Slough - 18 £56,250 -
Egham -1 16 - -
Surrey -1 16 - -
London -19 16 £42,000 +13.51%
Scotland - 9 £72,500 -
West Midlands -23 8 £45,000 +2.15%
Glasgow - 8 £72,500 -
Coventry - 8 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 7 £37,500 -
Home Counties - 7 £60,000 -
Southampton - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £34,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £34,000 -
East of England -1 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Bedfordshire +13 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £55,000 +22.22%
East Kilbride - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
North West - 1 £73,000 -
Luton - 1 £55,000 -
Manchester - 1 £73,000 -
Barnsley - 1 £26,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £55,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -

SAP R/3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 219 (100.00%) SAP
2 150 (68.49%) ABAP
3 100 (45.66%) SAP FI
4 99 (45.21%) SAP CO
4 99 (45.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 68 (31.05%) Finance
6 67 (30.59%) SAP MM
7 56 (25.57%) Degree
7 56 (25.57%) SAP SCM
8 44 (20.09%) BAPI
9 41 (18.72%) SAP APO
9 41 (18.72%) C
10 40 (18.26%) SAP LE
11 39 (17.81%) SAP Implementation
11 39 (17.81%) Manufacturing
12 37 (16.89%) LSMW
13 36 (16.44%) Logistics
13 36 (16.44%) ERP
14 34 (15.53%) CCA
15 32 (14.61%) Banking
16 31 (14.16%) SAP HR
17 30 (13.70%) CRM
18 29 (13.24%) PLM
18 29 (13.24%) Billing
18 29 (13.24%) Marketing
19 28 (12.79%) SAP PS
19 28 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
20 27 (12.33%) EAM
20 27 (12.33%) SAP PM
20 27 (12.33%) CAD

SAP R/3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP R/3 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 R/3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (7.76%) NetWeaver
2 9 (4.11%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.37%) MS Project
3 2 (0.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 100 (45.66%) SAP FI
2 99 (45.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 99 (45.21%) SAP CO
3 67 (30.59%) SAP MM
4 56 (25.57%) SAP SCM
5 41 (18.72%) SAP APO
6 40 (18.26%) SAP LE
7 31 (14.16%) SAP HR
8 28 (12.79%) SAP PS
9 27 (12.33%) SAP GTS
9 27 (12.33%) SAP PM
10 22 (10.05%) SAP SD
11 6 (2.74%) SAP WM
11 6 (2.74%) SAP BPC
12 4 (1.83%) SAP GRC
12 4 (1.83%) SAP Retail
12 4 (1.83%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.91%) Maximo
13 2 (0.91%) SAP ERP
14 1 (0.46%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) HTTP
2 3 (1.37%) SNMP
3 1 (0.46%) SAN
3 1 (0.46%) Wireless
3 1 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.46%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.22%) SAP BW
2 16 (7.31%) SAP BI
3 8 (3.65%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.65%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.20%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.83%) DB2
6 3 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.37%) QlikView
6 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.91%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (16.89%) LSMW
2 4 (1.83%) NWDI
2 4 (1.83%) NWDS
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 68 (31.05%) Finance
2 39 (17.81%) Manufacturing
3 32 (14.61%) Banking
4 29 (13.24%) Billing
4 29 (13.24%) Marketing
5 27 (12.33%) Aerospace
6 9 (4.11%) Retail
7 8 (3.65%) Automotive
8 7 (3.20%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.37%) French Language
11 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (69.41%) Consultant
2 143 (65.30%) SAP Consultant
3 92 (42.01%) Analyst
4 81 (36.99%) SAP Analyst
5 68 (31.05%) Managing Consultant
6 43 (19.63%) Business Analyst
7 41 (18.72%) SAP APO Consultant
8 38 (17.35%) SAP Business Analyst
9 30 (13.70%) Systems Analyst
10 27 (12.33%) Business Systems Analyst
10 27 (12.33%) SAP PLM Consultant
11 12 (5.48%) Developer
12 11 (5.02%) SAP MM Consultant
13 10 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (4.11%) SAP Support
15 8 (3.65%) SAP Developer
15 8 (3.65%) Senior ABAP Consultant
15 8 (3.65%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 8 (3.65%) ABAP Consultant
15 8 (3.65%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.09%) BAPI
2 18 (8.22%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (3.65%) SAP PI
4 6 (2.74%) SAP Basis
5 5 (2.28%) SAP XI
5 5 (2.28%) .NET
6 4 (1.83%) SAP ALE
6 4 (1.83%) SAP Business Workflow
7 3 (1.37%) Web Services
8 2 (0.91%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (0.91%) RESTful
8 2 (0.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.33%) GIS
2 20 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.02%) FMCG
4 6 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.28%) Statistics
5 5 (2.28%) Life Science
6 1 (0.46%) Replication
6 1 (0.46%) DataPower
6 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (0.46%) AIX
2 1 (0.46%) Linux
2 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (17.81%) SAP Implementation
2 36 (16.44%) Logistics
2 36 (16.44%) ERP
3 30 (13.70%) CRM
4 29 (13.24%) PLM
5 28 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (12.33%) EAM
6 27 (12.33%) CAD
6 27 (12.33%) Configuration Management
6 27 (12.33%) Document Management
7 14 (6.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (5.02%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (5.02%) ITIL
9 9 (4.11%) OO
9 9 (4.11%) Workflow
9 9 (4.11%) SAP Security
10 7 (3.20%) Project Management
10 7 (3.20%) Analytics
11 6 (2.74%) Data Management
11 6 (2.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 150 (68.49%) ABAP
2 41 (18.72%) C
3 19 (8.68%) Java
4 18 (8.22%) SQL
5 5 (2.28%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.37%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.37%) VBScript
6 3 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.91%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 56 (25.57%) Degree
2 34 (15.53%) CCA
3 5 (2.28%) ACCA
3 5 (2.28%) CIMA
4 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.37%) VCP4
6 2 (0.91%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) COBIT
2 1 (0.46%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.37%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 3 (1.37%) Netcool
1 3 (1.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 3 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 219 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (5.94%) Oracle
3 9 (4.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.65%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.20%) IBM
6 3 (1.37%) LANDesk
6 3 (1.37%) Compuware
7 2 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.91%) Cognos
8 1 (0.46%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.46%) Veeam
8 1 (0.46%) Syclo
8 1 (0.46%) HP
8 1 (0.46%) Avaya
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.46%) Apple
8 1 (0.46%) McAfee
8 1 (0.46%) Websense
8 1 (0.46%) VMware