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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Service Management (SM)
Rank 947 938 949
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing SAP SM 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.014% 0.048% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -48.48%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -

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
7095 8305 8190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.01% 7.79% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5533 6676 6143
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
Top 4 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 9 February 2016. 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 +24 1 £57,500 +35.29%
Basingstoke - 1 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £57,500 -
South East - 1 £57,500 -

SAP SM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (100.00%) SAP
1 26 (100.00%) Service Management
2 21 (80.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (76.92%) Service Delivery
4 18 (69.23%) ITIL
5 17 (65.38%) Change Management
6 14 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
8 7 (26.92%) Manufacturing
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Siebel
10 5 (19.23%) Change Control
10 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
10 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 5 (19.23%) Project Management
10 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (15.38%) SAP Basis
11 4 (15.38%) Games
11 4 (15.38%) Migration
11 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (15.38%) ABAP
11 4 (15.38%) Oracle
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 4 (15.38%) SAP Certification
11 4 (15.38%) ERP
11 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel

SAP SM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Manufacturing
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Games
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) SAP Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (19.23%) SAP Support
3 5 (19.23%) Service Management Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Service Support Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Support Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Project Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Problem Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Manager
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Service Management
2 21 (80.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (76.92%) Service Delivery
4 18 (69.23%) ITIL
5 17 (65.38%) Change Management
6 5 (19.23%) Change Control
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (15.38%) CRM
7 4 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 4 (15.38%) ERP
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
7 4 (15.38%) Resource Management
8 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Siebel
3 4 (15.38%) Infor
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com