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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
Rank 581 542 585
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +43
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 358 366 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.04% 4.11% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 239 280 256
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
8861 8899 9594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.78% 8.32% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6852 6995 7860
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%

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 30 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 30 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 -76 315 £55,000 +10.00% 20
London -6 94 £57,500 -3.36% 6
South East -30 78 £60,500 +10.00% 1
Surrey +31 62 £66,000 -5.71%
Egham +13 54 - -
North West -25 44 £48,000 +11.62% 3
Manchester +24 37 £53,750 -6.11% 3
East of England -29 24 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands -10 19 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands -30 18 £56,250 +12.50% 2
City of London +23 15 £67,500 +17.39%
Yorkshire -42 15 £57,500 -17.85% 2
Bedfordshire -10 12 £50,000 +16.55%
Cambridgeshire -17 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Northamptonshire -24 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Northampton -26 9 £52,500 +16.66%
North Yorkshire - 9 £60,000 - 1
Coventry -9 8 £55,000 - 1
Scotland -9 8 £55,000 -4.34%
Oxfordshire +10 7 £45,000 -18.18%
South West -17 7 £29,500 -52.80% 2
York - 7 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire - 7 £29,500 -
Stroud - 7 £29,500 -
Aberdeen +18 5 £55,000 -4.34%
Cambridge -11 5 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £50,000 -
Oxford +13 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Birmingham -32 4 £68,750 +37.50%
St Helens +3 3 £48,000 +37.14%

SAP SD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 627 (100.00%) SAP
2 256 (40.83%) SAP MM
3 158 (25.20%) Logistics
4 153 (24.40%) ABAP
5 130 (20.73%) SAP Implementation
6 129 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 124 (19.78%) SAP FI
8 118 (18.82%) Manufacturing
9 117 (18.66%) SAP CO
10 116 (18.50%) CRM
11 115 (18.34%) SAP FI/CO
12 97 (15.47%) Finance
13 95 (15.15%) SAP PP
14 89 (14.19%) Project Management
15 83 (13.24%) SAP HR
15 83 (13.24%) SAP CRM
16 79 (12.60%) SAP WM
17 78 (12.44%) SAP QM
18 76 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
19 70 (11.16%) SAP SCM
20 67 (10.69%) SAP BW
21 66 (10.53%) Business Development
22 65 (10.37%) Coaching
23 64 (10.21%) BAPI
24 59 (9.41%) Supply Chain Management
25 58 (9.25%) Retail
26 54 (8.61%) SAP PM
27 53 (8.45%) Document Management
28 51 (8.13%) SAP EHS
29 50 (7.97%) Billing

SAP SD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (2.87%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.48%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.48%) MS Project
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 256 (40.83%) SAP MM
2 124 (19.78%) SAP FI
3 117 (18.66%) SAP CO
4 115 (18.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 95 (15.15%) SAP PP
6 83 (13.24%) SAP HR
6 83 (13.24%) SAP CRM
7 79 (12.60%) SAP WM
8 78 (12.44%) SAP QM
9 70 (11.16%) SAP SCM
10 54 (8.61%) SAP PM
11 51 (8.13%) SAP EHS
12 49 (7.81%) Maximo
13 42 (6.70%) SAP LE
14 41 (6.54%) SAP Retail
15 40 (6.38%) SAP SRM
16 28 (4.47%) SAP APO
17 18 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 13 (2.07%) SAP PLM
19 11 (1.75%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (10.69%) SAP BW
2 33 (5.26%) SAP BI
3 31 (4.94%) SAP HANA
4 8 (1.28%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.48%) QlikView
6 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (2.23%) QuickTest Pro
1 14 (2.23%) LoadRunner
2 7 (1.12%) LSMW
3 2 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 118 (18.82%) Manufacturing
2 97 (15.47%) Finance
3 58 (9.25%) Retail
4 50 (7.97%) Billing
5 20 (3.19%) Spanish Language
6 17 (2.71%) Portuguese Language
7 16 (2.55%) Legal
8 10 (1.59%) Law
9 9 (1.44%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.28%) French Language
10 8 (1.28%) German Language
11 7 (1.12%) Automotive
12 6 (0.96%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.64%) Marketing
14 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.32%) Danish Language
15 2 (0.32%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.32%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.32%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 403 (64.27%) Consultant
2 399 (63.64%) SAP Consultant
3 202 (32.22%) SAP SD Consultant
4 119 (18.98%) Analyst
4 119 (18.98%) SAP Analyst
5 108 (17.22%) Managing Consultant
6 96 (15.31%) SAP MM Consultant
7 78 (12.44%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
8 72 (11.48%) SAP SD Analyst
9 67 (10.69%) Senior Consultant
10 65 (10.37%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 60 (9.57%) SAP WM Consultant
12 49 (7.81%) SAP PM Consultant
13 45 (7.18%) SAP Business Analyst
13 45 (7.18%) Business Analyst
14 31 (4.94%) SAP Logistics Consultant
15 27 (4.31%) Pricing Analyst
16 25 (3.99%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
17 21 (3.35%) SAP SCM Consultant
18 20 (3.19%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.21%) BAPI
2 27 (4.31%) EDI
3 20 (3.19%) SAP ALE
4 15 (2.39%) SAP Smart Forms
5 10 (1.59%) SAP Basis
6 5 (0.80%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.48%) .NET
7 3 (0.48%) Web Services
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Streams
8 2 (0.32%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.81%) GIS
2 45 (7.18%) FMCG
3 33 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.28%) Data Integration
6 5 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.64%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.64%) LIMS
8 2 (0.32%) Economics
8 2 (0.32%) Replication
8 2 (0.32%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.16%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.16%) Life Science
9 1 (0.16%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.16%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.16%) Informatics
9 1 (0.16%) User Experience
9 1 (0.16%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.87%) VMS
2 5 (0.80%) Windows
3 2 (0.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (25.20%) Logistics
2 130 (20.73%) SAP Implementation
3 129 (20.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 116 (18.50%) CRM
5 89 (14.19%) Project Management
6 76 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (10.53%) Business Development
8 65 (10.37%) Coaching
9 59 (9.41%) Supply Chain Management
10 53 (8.45%) Document Management
11 49 (7.81%) Data Management
11 49 (7.81%) CAD
11 49 (7.81%) Master Data Management
11 49 (7.81%) Resource Management
12 37 (5.90%) Business Analysis
13 31 (4.94%) Change Management
14 28 (4.47%) ERP
15 21 (3.35%) ITIL
16 20 (3.19%) Procure-to-pay
17 18 (2.87%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 153 (24.40%) ABAP
2 13 (2.07%) Java
3 10 (1.59%) SQL
4 4 (0.64%) 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 44 (7.02%) Degree
2 39 (6.22%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.83%) SAP Certification
4 3 (0.48%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) PMP
5 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ACCA
6 1 (0.16%) CIMA
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 14 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 627 (100.00%) SAP
2 49 (7.81%) Primavera
3 11 (1.75%) Oracle
4 6 (0.96%) HP
5 5 (0.80%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.64%) JDA
7 3 (0.48%) Pegasus
7 3 (0.48%) Ariba
7 3 (0.48%) Adobe
8 2 (0.32%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
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