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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Support
Rank 718 715 796
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +81
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 160 179 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 138 146 80
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 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 30 January 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 -7 144 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East of England +27 40 £45,000 +20.00%
London +6 34 £50,000 +8.10%
South East -62 34 £32,500 -27.77%
Essex +3 20 £45,000 +18.42%
City of London +19 19 £52,500 +44.82%
North West -3 15 £46,500 +24.83% 1
Glasgow +10 13 £50,000 +42.85%
Hertfordshire +6 13 £35,000 -6.66%
Scotland -8 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Surrey -22 12 £29,000 -47.27%
Cheshire - 11 £46,500 -
Milton Keynes -7 10 £37,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire -14 10 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +23 8 £48,500 -3.00% 1
South West -24 8 £42,500 +21.42%
Berkshire -8 7 £47,500 -
Reading - 7 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 6 £48,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £42,500 -
Colchester - 5 £55,000 -
Guildford - 4 £31,500 -
Cambridgeshire +2 3 - -
Gloucestershire -8 3 £30,000 -21.05%
Manchester -15 3 £45,500 -9.00% 1
Sheffield - 3 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 3 - -
Chelmsford - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 345 (100.00%) SAP
2 125 (36.23%) Finance
3 92 (26.67%) SAP CO
3 92 (26.67%) SAP FI
4 87 (25.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 74 (21.45%) ABAP
6 55 (15.94%) Logistics
7 53 (15.36%) Microsoft
8 52 (15.07%) ERP
9 47 (13.62%) CRM
9 47 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
11 42 (12.17%) EDI
11 42 (12.17%) SAP SD
12 39 (11.30%) SAP BW
13 37 (10.72%) SAP CRM
14 35 (10.14%) ITIL
15 31 (8.99%) MS Excel
16 30 (8.70%) Manufacturing
17 29 (8.41%) SAP XI
17 29 (8.41%) SAP Implementation
18 28 (8.12%) Security Cleared
18 28 (8.12%) Business Objects
18 28 (8.12%) BusinessObjects
19 26 (7.54%) Workflow
19 26 (7.54%) SAP ERP
20 25 (7.25%) SAP MM
21 24 (6.96%) User Experience
22 23 (6.67%) SAP Business One
22 23 (6.67%) SAP HR

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 21 (6.09%) NetWeaver
2 8 (2.32%) SAP EP
3 7 (2.03%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.29%) CICS
4 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 92 (26.67%) SAP CO
1 92 (26.67%) SAP FI
2 87 (25.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 42 (12.17%) SAP SD
4 37 (10.72%) SAP CRM
5 26 (7.54%) SAP ERP
6 25 (7.25%) SAP MM
7 23 (6.67%) SAP Business One
7 23 (6.67%) SAP HR
8 18 (5.22%) SAP WM
9 17 (4.93%) SAP BPC
10 15 (4.35%) SAP SRM
11 14 (4.06%) SAP SM
12 13 (3.77%) SAP SCM
13 12 (3.48%) SAP GRC
13 12 (3.48%) SAP LE
14 11 (3.19%) SAP PP
14 11 (3.19%) SAP FI-AP
15 10 (2.90%) SAP PS
16 9 (2.61%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.30%) SAP BW
2 28 (8.12%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (5.51%) SAP BI
4 13 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.77%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (1.74%) DB2
5 6 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.29%) MaxDB
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.32%) SAP CE
General
1 125 (36.23%) Finance
2 30 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 22 (6.38%) Billing
4 17 (4.93%) General Ledger
4 17 (4.93%) Banking
5 16 (4.64%) Front Office
5 16 (4.64%) Back Office
6 14 (4.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.32%) Retail
8 6 (1.74%) Law
9 4 (1.16%) Local Government
10 3 (0.87%) Marketing
11 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.29%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.17%) EDI
2 29 (8.41%) SAP XI
3 17 (4.93%) SAP PI
4 14 (4.06%) SAP Basis
5 3 (0.87%) .NET
6 2 (0.58%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.29%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.96%) User Experience
3 7 (2.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.58%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.29%) Clustering
5 1 (0.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.29%) iPad
5 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.32%) HPUX
2 2 (0.58%) Windows
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (15.94%) Logistics
2 52 (15.07%) ERP
3 47 (13.62%) CRM
3 47 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (10.14%) ITIL
5 29 (8.41%) SAP Implementation
6 26 (7.54%) Workflow
7 17 (4.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (4.93%) Service Management
7 17 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (4.35%) Security Management
8 15 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 13 (3.77%) Mentoring
10 11 (3.19%) Business Analysis
11 10 (2.90%) Data Management
11 10 (2.90%) Performance Management
11 10 (2.90%) Procure-to-pay
12 9 (2.61%) Master Data Management
12 9 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (2.32%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.45%) ABAP
2 18 (5.22%) SQL
3 14 (4.06%) Java
4 1 (0.29%) Assembly Language
4 1 (0.29%) COBOL
4 1 (0.29%) VBA
4 1 (0.29%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 28 (8.12%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.35%) Degree
4 12 (3.48%) CCA
5 8 (2.32%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) CIMA
6 2 (0.58%) ACCA
6 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.64%) SLA
2 3 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 345 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (15.36%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.12%) Business Objects
4 17 (4.93%) Oracle
5 13 (3.77%) Pegasus
5 13 (3.77%) Syclo
6 1 (0.29%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.29%) CODA
6 1 (0.29%) Remedy
Derbyshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, great holidays!
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Midlands
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Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago