The table below looks at the statistics for SAP SM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP SM over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Service Management (SM)
Rank 872 930 882
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -48
Permanent jobs citing SAP SM 24 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.11% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 2
Average salary £77,500 £60,000 £67,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -10.44%
UK excluding London average salary - £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%

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
7804 9200 9102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.07% 7.70% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6211 7047 7145
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
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 SM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAP SM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP SM
Salary Trend

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

SAP SM Salary Trend in the UK

SAP SM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP SM over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 within the UK.

SAP SM Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP SM
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SM within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +51 24 £77,500 -22.50%
London +51 19 £77,500 -22.50%
Coventry - 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 - -
City of London - 1 £100,000 -

SAP SM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP SM 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 SM.

1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (96.55%) Service Management
3 24 (82.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (72.41%) ITIL
5 20 (68.97%) Service Delivery
6 18 (62.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (58.62%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (48.28%) Manufacturing
9 13 (44.83%) FMCG
10 10 (34.48%) Change Management
11 9 (31.03%) Problem Management
12 5 (17.24%) Release Management
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) Project Management
12 5 (17.24%) SLA
13 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
13 4 (13.79%) CRM
13 4 (13.79%) ERP
13 4 (13.79%) MS Office
13 4 (13.79%) Security Management
13 4 (13.79%) Front Office
13 4 (13.79%) Back Office
13 4 (13.79%) SAP CRM
13 4 (13.79%) SAP ERP
14 3 (10.34%) Syclo
14 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
15 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
15 1 (3.45%) CAD
15 1 (3.45%) PLM
15 1 (3.45%) Logistics

SAP SM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP SM 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 SM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (3.45%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SAP CRM
1 4 (13.79%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PLM
General
1 14 (48.28%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Front Office
3 4 (13.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) SAP Manager
2 12 (41.38%) Problem Manager
3 10 (34.48%) Service Manager
4 9 (31.03%) Incident Manager
4 9 (31.03%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Support
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) CRM Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) SAP PLM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) FMCG
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Service Management
2 24 (82.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (72.41%) ITIL
4 20 (68.97%) Service Delivery
5 18 (62.07%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (34.48%) Change Management
7 9 (31.03%) Problem Management
8 5 (17.24%) Release Management
8 5 (17.24%) Project Management
9 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 4 (13.79%) ERP
9 4 (13.79%) Security Management
10 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (3.45%) CAD
11 1 (3.45%) PLM
11 1 (3.45%) Logistics
11 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Syclo