The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP Support in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Support
Rank 719 677 711
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 170 197 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 138 185 147
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,275 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

SAP Support
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP Support in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Salary Trend

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

SAP Support Salary Trend in the UK

SAP Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP Support over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

SAP Support Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP Support
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 Support within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 -48 141 £40,000 - 8
South East -22 45 £31,500 -21.25%
London -15 35 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North West -29 25 £47,500 +26.66% 4
West Midlands +7 23 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Manchester +5 22 £47,500 - 2
Birmingham +8 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey +10 17 £31,500 -14.86%
Scotland -26 12 £47,500 -
Glasgow -17 8 £47,500 -
City of London -2 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Hampshire -11 6 - -
Farnborough - 6 - -
Oxfordshire +6 5 £45,000 +28.57%
East Midlands -14 5 £55,000 +69.23%
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £37,500 -1.31%
Edinburgh -9 4 - -
Milton Keynes -13 4 £37,500 -1.31%
West Sussex -18 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Oxford - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire -2 3 £60,000 +140.00%
Worthing - 3 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +11 2 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire -11 2 £51,750 +21.76%
Luton -11 2 £51,750 +21.76%
South West -33 2 £51,250 +46.42%
East of England -34 2 £51,750 +21.76%
Lancashire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Rugby - 2 £35,000 -
Caerphilly +11 1 £32,500 -40.90%

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title.

1 324 (100.00%) SAP
2 133 (41.05%) Finance
3 92 (28.40%) ABAP
4 71 (21.91%) SAP FI
5 63 (19.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 63 (19.44%) SAP CO
6 61 (18.83%) SAP BW
7 58 (17.90%) Logistics
8 55 (16.98%) Degree
9 50 (15.43%) Microsoft
10 49 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (13.89%) NetWeaver
12 36 (11.11%) EDI
12 36 (11.11%) Performance Management
13 34 (10.49%) MS Excel
13 34 (10.49%) SAP WM
14 31 (9.57%) Manufacturing
15 30 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
15 30 (9.26%) Business Objects
16 29 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (8.64%) SAP XI
17 28 (8.64%) SAP BPC
18 26 (8.02%) Java
19 25 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
20 24 (7.41%) Retail
21 23 (7.10%) SQL Server
21 23 (7.10%) ERP
22 22 (6.79%) ITIL
23 20 (6.17%) SAP SD
24 19 (5.86%) Banking

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (13.89%) NetWeaver
2 10 (3.09%) SAP Web AS
3 4 (1.23%) SAP EP
4 2 (0.62%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.31%) CICS
Applications
1 34 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.09%) MS Office
3 3 (0.93%) MS Project
3 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 71 (21.91%) SAP FI
2 63 (19.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 63 (19.44%) SAP CO
3 34 (10.49%) SAP WM
4 28 (8.64%) SAP BPC
5 20 (6.17%) SAP SD
6 19 (5.86%) SAP MM
7 16 (4.94%) SAP HR
8 13 (4.01%) SAP CRM
9 10 (3.09%) SAP PS
9 10 (3.09%) SAP SRM
10 8 (2.47%) SAP R/3
10 8 (2.47%) SAP SCM
11 7 (2.16%) SAP LE
11 7 (2.16%) SAP Business One
12 5 (1.54%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 5 (1.54%) SAP GRC
13 4 (1.23%) SAP PP
13 4 (1.23%) SAP MDM
14 3 (0.93%) SAP EHS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.83%) SAP BW
2 30 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (7.10%) SQL Server
4 18 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
5 16 (4.94%) DB2
6 15 (4.63%) SAP BI
7 7 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.23%) MaxDB
9 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (3.40%) LSMW
2 4 (1.23%) SAP CE
General
1 133 (41.05%) Finance
2 31 (9.57%) Manufacturing
3 24 (7.41%) Retail
4 19 (5.86%) Banking
5 11 (3.40%) General Ledger
6 7 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.54%) Billing
8 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.23%) International Banking
9 3 (0.93%) Legal
10 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.62%) French Language
10 2 (0.62%) German Language
10 2 (0.62%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.11%) EDI
2 28 (8.64%) SAP XI
3 18 (5.56%) SAP Basis
4 11 (3.40%) SAP Smart Forms
5 10 (3.09%) SAP PI
6 9 (2.78%) BAPI
7 3 (0.93%) .NET
8 2 (0.62%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.31%) SAP TM
9 1 (0.31%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.09%) User Experience
3 9 (2.78%) FMCG
3 9 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.93%) Statistics
5 3 (0.93%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.62%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.31%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.01%) UNIX
2 9 (2.78%) zOS
3 4 (1.23%) HPUX
4 2 (0.62%) Windows
5 1 (0.31%) AIX
5 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (17.90%) Logistics
2 36 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 29 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (7.10%) ERP
6 22 (6.79%) ITIL
7 19 (5.86%) CRM
8 18 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
9 17 (5.25%) Information Management
9 17 (5.25%) Workflow
9 17 (5.25%) Mentoring
10 16 (4.94%) ETL
11 15 (4.63%) Service Delivery
12 14 (4.32%) Project Management
13 10 (3.09%) Performance Analysis
13 10 (3.09%) Business Analytics
13 10 (3.09%) Analytics
14 9 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (2.47%) Problem Management
16 7 (2.16%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (28.40%) ABAP
2 26 (8.02%) Java
3 13 (4.01%) SAPscript
4 7 (2.16%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.93%) SQL
6 1 (0.31%) COBOL
6 1 (0.31%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 55 (16.98%) Degree
2 15 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.40%) SAP Certification
4 7 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.54%) CIMA
5 5 (1.54%) CCA
5 5 (1.54%) ACCA
6 4 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.63%) SLA
2 8 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 324 (100.00%) SAP
2 50 (15.43%) Microsoft
3 30 (9.26%) Business Objects
4 9 (2.78%) Oracle
5 7 (2.16%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.62%) IBM
7 1 (0.31%) Ariba
7 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
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