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 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 ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 575 543 561
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 358 343 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.04% 3.92% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 243 248 255
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 £40,000 £40,000
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
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 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 18 September 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 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
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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 -55 311 £55,000 +4.76% 19
London -31 96 £58,000 -2.52% 8
South East -10 78 £60,500 +2.54%
Surrey +30 65 £66,000 -
Egham +14 54 - -
North West -35 44 £48,000 +12.28% 2
Manchester +6 36 £47,500 -17.03% 2
East of England -27 26 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -39 20 £55,000 +10.00% 2
City of London +3 14 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Bedfordshire +1 14 £50,000 +16.55%
East Midlands -13 14 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 10 £45,250 -9.50%
Northamptonshire -23 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire -41 10 £55,000 -21.42% 3
Northampton -21 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Coventry -6 8 £55,000 - 1
Scotland -13 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Oxfordshire +7 6 £45,000 -18.18%
South West -7 6 £29,500 -52.80%
North Yorkshire - 6 £60,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 6 £29,500 -
Stroud - 6 £29,500 -
Oxford +11 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Merseyside -12 4 £48,000 +32.41%
Aberdeen - 4 £55,000 -
York - 4 - -
St Helens +3 3 £48,000 +37.14%
Cambridge -10 3 £45,500 -4.21%
Birmingham -18 3 £70,000 +40.00%

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 619 (100.00%) SAP
2 249 (40.23%) SAP MM
3 151 (24.39%) Logistics
4 143 (23.10%) ABAP
5 125 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 122 (19.71%) SAP FI
6 122 (19.71%) SAP Implementation
7 117 (18.90%) Manufacturing
8 116 (18.74%) SAP CO
9 114 (18.42%) SAP FI/CO
10 113 (18.26%) CRM
11 102 (16.48%) Finance
12 91 (14.70%) SAP PP
12 91 (14.70%) Project Management
13 83 (13.41%) SAP CRM
14 81 (13.09%) SAP HR
15 75 (12.12%) SAP WM
15 75 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
16 74 (11.95%) SAP QM
17 71 (11.47%) SAP SCM
18 66 (10.66%) Business Development
19 65 (10.50%) Coaching
20 61 (9.85%) BAPI
20 61 (9.85%) SAP BW
21 58 (9.37%) Retail
22 57 (9.21%) Supply Chain Management
23 53 (8.56%) Billing
24 52 (8.40%) SAP PM
25 51 (8.24%) Document Management
26 50 (8.08%) Degree

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (2.10%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.32%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.48%) MS Project
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 249 (40.23%) SAP MM
2 122 (19.71%) SAP FI
3 116 (18.74%) SAP CO
4 114 (18.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 91 (14.70%) SAP PP
6 83 (13.41%) SAP CRM
7 81 (13.09%) SAP HR
8 75 (12.12%) SAP WM
9 74 (11.95%) SAP QM
10 71 (11.47%) SAP SCM
11 52 (8.40%) SAP PM
12 50 (8.08%) SAP EHS
13 47 (7.59%) Maximo
14 45 (7.27%) SAP LE
15 41 (6.62%) SAP Retail
16 38 (6.14%) SAP SRM
17 29 (4.68%) SAP APO
18 20 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 12 (1.94%) SAP PLM
20 11 (1.78%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.85%) SAP BW
2 35 (5.65%) SAP BI
3 31 (5.01%) SAP HANA
4 7 (1.13%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.32%) QlikView
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.42%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (2.42%) LoadRunner
2 7 (1.13%) LSMW
3 2 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 117 (18.90%) Manufacturing
2 102 (16.48%) Finance
3 58 (9.37%) Retail
4 53 (8.56%) Billing
5 18 (2.91%) Spanish Language
6 16 (2.58%) Legal
7 15 (2.42%) Portuguese Language
8 9 (1.45%) Law
8 9 (1.45%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.29%) Automotive
9 8 (1.29%) French Language
9 8 (1.29%) German Language
10 6 (0.97%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.65%) Marketing
12 2 (0.32%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.32%) Danish Language
12 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.32%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 400 (64.62%) Consultant
2 396 (63.97%) SAP Consultant
3 208 (33.60%) SAP SD Consultant
4 110 (17.77%) Analyst
4 110 (17.77%) SAP Analyst
5 105 (16.96%) Managing Consultant
6 89 (14.38%) SAP MM Consultant
7 73 (11.79%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
8 72 (11.63%) Senior Consultant
9 70 (11.31%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 69 (11.15%) SAP SD Analyst
11 58 (9.37%) SAP WM Consultant
12 47 (7.59%) SAP PM Consultant
13 40 (6.46%) SAP Business Analyst
13 40 (6.46%) Business Analyst
14 31 (5.01%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
15 30 (4.85%) SAP Logistics Consultant
16 25 (4.04%) Pricing Analyst
17 23 (3.72%) SAP Manager
18 20 (3.23%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (9.85%) BAPI
2 23 (3.72%) EDI
3 18 (2.91%) SAP ALE
4 14 (2.26%) SAP Smart Forms
5 9 (1.45%) SAP Basis
6 4 (0.65%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.48%) .NET
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.32%) Web Services
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Streams
9 1 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.59%) GIS
2 40 (6.46%) FMCG
3 34 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 5 (0.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 4 (0.65%) LIMS
6 4 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.32%) Replication
7 2 (0.32%) Economics
8 1 (0.16%) Life Science
8 1 (0.16%) Informatics
8 1 (0.16%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.16%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.16%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.16%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.07%) VMS
2 5 (0.81%) Windows
3 2 (0.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (24.39%) Logistics
2 125 (20.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 122 (19.71%) SAP Implementation
4 113 (18.26%) CRM
5 91 (14.70%) Project Management
6 75 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (10.66%) Business Development
8 65 (10.50%) Coaching
9 57 (9.21%) Supply Chain Management
10 51 (8.24%) Document Management
11 47 (7.59%) Resource Management
11 47 (7.59%) Data Management
11 47 (7.59%) CAD
11 47 (7.59%) Master Data Management
12 34 (5.49%) Business Analysis
13 33 (5.33%) Change Management
14 28 (4.52%) ERP
15 21 (3.39%) Procure-to-pay
16 19 (3.07%) ITIL
17 18 (2.91%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 143 (23.10%) ABAP
2 11 (1.78%) Java
3 9 (1.45%) SQL
4 4 (0.65%) C
5 3 (0.48%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (8.08%) Degree
2 34 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.20%) SAP Certification
4 4 (0.65%) PMP
4 4 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.32%) ISEB
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ACCA
6 1 (0.16%) CIMA
6 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 619 (100.00%) SAP
2 47 (7.59%) Primavera
3 10 (1.62%) Oracle
4 6 (0.97%) HP
5 5 (0.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.65%) JDA
7 3 (0.48%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.48%) Ariba
8 2 (0.32%) Pegasus
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe
9 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 45-55k (DOE) plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum good benefits inc pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + bonus, pension + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £78000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + strong benefits package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands, UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 per year + Strong Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £75,000 Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago