The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 589 555 573
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 328 333 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.65% 3.81% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 234 235 249
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%

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
8992 8745 9749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 8.22% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6985 6830 8050
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

SAP SD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP SD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Trend

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

SAP SD Salary Trend in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP SD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

SAP SD Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP SD
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 SD within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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 -60 288 £55,000 +4.76% 18
London -14 86 £58,000 -2.52% 11
South East -9 73 £66,000 +12.34% 1
Surrey +30 63 £66,000 +38.94%
Egham +13 52 - -
East of England -14 36 £50,000 -
North West -40 36 £47,500 +12.42% 1
Manchester -3 29 £47,500 -20.16% 1
West Midlands -24 18 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Bedfordshire +11 17 £50,000 +17.64%
East Midlands -9 17 £47,500 +5.55%
Cambridgeshire -7 16 £46,330 -28.72%
Northamptonshire -13 13 £47,500 +5.55%
Northampton -8 10 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London -7 9 £67,500 +17.39% 4
Yorkshire -46 8 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Scotland -14 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Coventry 0 5 £57,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +2 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Merseyside -6 4 £48,000 +32.41%
Cambridge -11 4 £47,160 -27.44%
Hampshire -17 4 £60,500 -16.55%
North Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £60,500 -
Oxford +2 3 £45,000 -18.18%
St Helens +2 3 £48,000 +37.14%
Birmingham -17 3 £70,000 +40.00%
South West -18 3 £29,500 -48.69%
Hertfordshire -31 3 £68,500 +37.00%

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 617 (100.00%) SAP
2 250 (40.52%) SAP MM
3 148 (23.99%) Logistics
4 136 (22.04%) ABAP
5 129 (20.91%) SAP FI
6 123 (19.94%) SAP CO
7 121 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 121 (19.61%) SAP FI/CO
8 117 (18.96%) Manufacturing
9 116 (18.80%) SAP Implementation
10 110 (17.83%) Finance
11 105 (17.02%) CRM
12 99 (16.05%) Project Management
13 89 (14.42%) SAP PP
14 78 (12.64%) SAP HR
15 77 (12.48%) SAP CRM
16 76 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
17 73 (11.83%) SAP WM
17 73 (11.83%) SAP SCM
18 70 (11.35%) SAP QM
19 66 (10.70%) Business Development
20 59 (9.56%) Retail
21 56 (9.08%) BAPI
22 54 (8.75%) SAP BW
22 54 (8.75%) Billing
22 54 (8.75%) Supply Chain Management
22 54 (8.75%) SAP LE
23 52 (8.43%) Degree
24 48 (7.78%) SAP PM
24 48 (7.78%) Document Management

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP SD 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 SD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.62%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.49%) MS Project
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 250 (40.52%) SAP MM
2 129 (20.91%) SAP FI
3 123 (19.94%) SAP CO
4 121 (19.61%) SAP FI/CO
5 89 (14.42%) SAP PP
6 78 (12.64%) SAP HR
7 77 (12.48%) SAP CRM
8 73 (11.83%) SAP WM
8 73 (11.83%) SAP SCM
9 70 (11.35%) SAP QM
10 54 (8.75%) SAP LE
11 48 (7.78%) SAP PM
12 47 (7.62%) SAP EHS
13 44 (7.13%) Maximo
14 40 (6.48%) SAP Retail
15 36 (5.83%) SAP SRM
16 33 (5.35%) SAP APO
17 23 (3.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 12 (1.94%) SAP BPC
19 11 (1.78%) SAP PLM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.75%) SAP BW
2 37 (6.00%) SAP BI
3 30 (4.86%) SAP HANA
4 4 (0.65%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (2.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (0.81%) LSMW
3 2 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 117 (18.96%) Manufacturing
2 110 (17.83%) Finance
3 59 (9.56%) Retail
4 54 (8.75%) Billing
5 18 (2.92%) Spanish Language
6 17 (2.76%) Legal
7 15 (2.43%) Portuguese Language
8 9 (1.46%) German Language
8 9 (1.46%) Automotive
9 8 (1.30%) Law
9 8 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.30%) French Language
10 6 (0.97%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.81%) Marketing
12 2 (0.32%) Danish Language
12 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.32%) Publishing
12 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.32%) Polish Language
12 2 (0.32%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 389 (63.05%) Consultant
2 386 (62.56%) SAP Consultant
3 211 (34.20%) SAP SD Consultant
4 112 (18.15%) Analyst
4 112 (18.15%) SAP Analyst
5 100 (16.21%) Managing Consultant
6 86 (13.94%) SAP MM Consultant
7 71 (11.51%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
8 70 (11.35%) SAP SD Analyst
9 69 (11.18%) Senior Consultant
10 68 (11.02%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 52 (8.43%) SAP WM Consultant
12 44 (7.13%) SAP PM Consultant
13 42 (6.81%) SAP Business Analyst
13 42 (6.81%) Business Analyst
14 36 (5.83%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
15 30 (4.86%) SAP Logistics Consultant
16 29 (4.70%) SAP Manager
17 26 (4.21%) Pricing Analyst
18 21 (3.40%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (9.08%) BAPI
2 18 (2.92%) EDI
3 16 (2.59%) SAP ALE
4 12 (1.94%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (0.81%) SAP Basis
6 4 (0.65%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.49%) .NET
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Streams
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.13%) GIS
2 36 (5.83%) FMCG
3 15 (2.43%) Mobile App
4 5 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.65%) LIMS
5 4 (0.65%) Mathematics
5 4 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.32%) Life Science
6 2 (0.32%) Economics
6 2 (0.32%) Replication
7 1 (0.16%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.16%) Informatics
7 1 (0.16%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.16%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.16%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (3.40%) VMS
2 5 (0.81%) Windows
3 2 (0.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (23.99%) Logistics
2 121 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 116 (18.80%) SAP Implementation
4 105 (17.02%) CRM
5 99 (16.05%) Project Management
6 76 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (10.70%) Business Development
8 54 (8.75%) Supply Chain Management
9 48 (7.78%) Document Management
10 44 (7.13%) Data Management
10 44 (7.13%) CAD
10 44 (7.13%) Resource Management
10 44 (7.13%) Master Data Management
11 36 (5.83%) Business Analysis
11 36 (5.83%) Change Management
12 31 (5.02%) ERP
13 21 (3.40%) Procure-to-pay
14 18 (2.92%) Project Planning
15 17 (2.76%) PRINCE2
16 15 (2.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 136 (22.04%) ABAP
2 7 (1.13%) Java
3 6 (0.97%) SQL
4 4 (0.65%) C
5 3 (0.49%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (8.43%) Degree
2 25 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.57%) SAP Certification
4 8 (1.30%) PMP
4 8 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.65%) ACCA
5 4 (0.65%) CIMA
5 4 (0.65%) ISEB
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.49%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 617 (100.00%) SAP
2 44 (7.13%) Primavera
3 7 (1.13%) Oracle
3 7 (1.13%) HP
4 5 (0.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.65%) Business Objects
5 4 (0.65%) JDA
6 3 (0.49%) Ariba
7 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.16%) Pegasus
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £85000.00 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Collingwood Associates
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 per year + Strong Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £65k - 85k per year + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £75,000 Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £5500 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Other
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago