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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Support
Rank 712 682 707
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 192 198 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 155 189 163
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,750 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -7.38%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -15 165 £45,000 +12.50% 13
London +6 46 £50,000 +8.10% 5
South East -33 38 £31,500 -25.88% 2
North West -8 29 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Manchester - 20 £47,500 -
West Midlands -23 16 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey -6 15 £29,000 -38.94% 1
Birmingham -14 14 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -17 11 £42,500 +21.42% 1
City of London +12 10 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East Midlands +5 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Scotland -17 9 £46,250 -11.90%
East of England -23 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Wiltshire - 9 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow -5 6 £46,250 +2.77%
Hampshire -13 6 - -
Farnborough - 6 - -
Oxfordshire +18 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Essex -1 5 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -8 4 £37,500 -1.31% 1
West Sussex -13 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Milton Keynes -16 4 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Oxford - 4 £45,000 -
Colchester - 4 £48,750 -
Edinburgh -10 3 - -
Bedfordshire -11 3 £48,500 +14.11%
Swindon - 3 £37,500 - 1
Worthing - 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire +2 2 £48,750 -
Luton -4 2 £51,750 +21.76%

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 311 (100.00%) SAP
2 129 (41.48%) Finance
3 72 (23.15%) ABAP
4 68 (21.86%) SAP FI
5 63 (20.26%) SAP CO
6 62 (19.94%) SAP FI/CO
7 59 (18.97%) SAP BW
8 58 (18.65%) Microsoft
9 56 (18.01%) Logistics
10 49 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (13.83%) Degree
12 37 (11.90%) EDI
13 34 (10.93%) Performance Management
14 33 (10.61%) ERP
14 33 (10.61%) NetWeaver
15 32 (10.29%) SAP WM
15 32 (10.29%) MS Excel
15 32 (10.29%) Manufacturing
16 31 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (9.65%) SAP BPC
18 28 (9.00%) BusinessObjects
18 28 (9.00%) Business Objects
19 25 (8.04%) SAP XI
20 24 (7.72%) ITIL
21 22 (7.07%) SAP Data Services
21 22 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
22 21 (6.75%) SAP MM
23 20 (6.43%) CRM
23 20 (6.43%) Retail
24 19 (6.11%) SQL Server

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 33 (10.61%) NetWeaver
2 8 (2.57%) SAP EP
3 6 (1.93%) SAP Web AS
4 2 (0.64%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.32%) CICS
Applications
1 32 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.50%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 68 (21.86%) SAP FI
2 63 (20.26%) SAP CO
3 62 (19.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 32 (10.29%) SAP WM
5 30 (9.65%) SAP BPC
6 21 (6.75%) SAP MM
7 19 (6.11%) SAP HR
8 18 (5.79%) SAP CRM
8 18 (5.79%) SAP SD
9 11 (3.54%) SAP Business One
9 11 (3.54%) SAP SRM
10 10 (3.22%) SAP ERP
10 10 (3.22%) SAP PS
11 9 (2.89%) SAP GRC
12 8 (2.57%) SAP SCM
12 8 (2.57%) SAP MDM
12 8 (2.57%) SAP SM
13 6 (1.93%) SAP R/3
14 5 (1.61%) SAP PP
14 5 (1.61%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (18.97%) SAP BW
2 28 (9.00%) BusinessObjects
3 22 (7.07%) SAP Data Services
4 19 (6.11%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.18%) SAP BI
6 8 (2.57%) DB2
7 7 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.57%) SAP CE
2 5 (1.61%) LSMW
General
1 129 (41.48%) Finance
2 32 (10.29%) Manufacturing
3 20 (6.43%) Retail
4 17 (5.47%) Banking
5 10 (3.22%) Front Office
5 10 (3.22%) Back Office
6 9 (2.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.89%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.29%) International Banking
7 4 (1.29%) Local Government
8 3 (0.96%) Legal
9 2 (0.64%) French Language
9 2 (0.64%) German Language
9 2 (0.64%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.90%) EDI
2 25 (8.04%) SAP XI
3 11 (3.54%) SAP PI
4 10 (3.22%) SAP Basis
5 6 (1.93%) BAPI
6 5 (1.61%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (0.96%) .NET
8 2 (0.64%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.32%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.32%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.76%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.18%) User Experience
3 8 (2.57%) FMCG
4 7 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.96%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.96%) Statistics
6 3 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.64%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.57%) UNIX
1 8 (2.57%) HPUX
2 5 (1.61%) zOS
3 1 (0.32%) VMS
3 1 (0.32%) Windows
3 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.01%) Logistics
2 34 (10.93%) Performance Management
3 33 (10.61%) ERP
4 31 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (7.72%) ITIL
6 22 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (6.43%) CRM
8 18 (5.79%) SAP Implementation
9 16 (5.14%) ETL
9 16 (5.14%) Workflow
10 15 (4.82%) Service Delivery
10 15 (4.82%) Information Management
10 15 (4.82%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.18%) Service Management
12 11 (3.54%) Project Management
13 9 (2.89%) Security Management
13 9 (2.89%) Business Analytics
13 9 (2.89%) Analytics
14 8 (2.57%) Master Data Management
14 8 (2.57%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (23.15%) ABAP
2 13 (4.18%) Java
3 9 (2.89%) SAPscript
4 6 (1.93%) SQL
5 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.32%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 43 (13.83%) Degree
2 11 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.25%) CCA
3 7 (2.25%) SAP Certification
4 6 (1.93%) CIMA
4 6 (1.93%) ACCA
5 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.29%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.18%) SLA
2 4 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 311 (100.00%) SAP
2 58 (18.65%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.00%) Business Objects
4 11 (3.54%) Pegasus
4 11 (3.54%) Oracle
5 8 (2.57%) Syclo
6 2 (0.64%) IBM
7 1 (0.32%) Ariba
7 1 (0.32%) CODA
7 1 (0.32%) Remedy
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