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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Support
Rank 723 679 710
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 170 198 185
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 139 183 144
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -55 137 £40,000 - 9
South East -19 49 £32,500 -18.75% 1
London -24 26 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands +11 25 £35,000 -6.66%
North West -38 23 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Manchester +5 21 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Birmingham +16 19 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey +11 19 £31,500 -25.44%
Scotland -18 16 £46,500 -2.10%
Glasgow -15 13 £46,500 +45.31%
East Midlands -10 7 £55,000 +69.23%
Milton Keynes -6 6 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Hampshire -20 6 - -
Farnborough - 6 - -
City of London -1 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Oxfordshire +4 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Berkshire -2 4 £62,500 +140.38%
Warwickshire +15 3 £35,000 -
South West -32 3 £52,500 +50.00%
Derbyshire - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Rugby - 3 £35,000 -
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Caerphilly +9 1 £32,500 -40.90%
South Wales +3 1 £32,500 -40.90%
Wales +1 1 £32,500 -39.53%
Bristol -5 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex -15 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 93 (29.90%) ABAP
4 65 (20.90%) SAP FI
5 57 (18.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 57 (18.33%) SAP CO
6 56 (18.01%) Logistics
6 56 (18.01%) SAP BW
7 53 (17.04%) Degree
8 48 (15.43%) NetWeaver
9 47 (15.11%) Microsoft
10 34 (10.93%) EDI
10 34 (10.93%) Performance Management
11 33 (10.61%) MS Excel
12 32 (10.29%) Manufacturing
13 31 (9.97%) Business Objects
13 31 (9.97%) BusinessObjects
13 31 (9.97%) SAP WM
14 28 (9.00%) Java
14 28 (9.00%) SAP XI
15 27 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (8.36%) SAP BPC
16 26 (8.36%) Retail
17 25 (8.04%) ERP
18 24 (7.72%) SQL Server
19 22 (7.07%) ITIL
20 20 (6.43%) DB2
21 19 (6.11%) SAP Basis
22 18 (5.79%) CRM

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (15.43%) NetWeaver
2 10 (3.22%) SAP Web AS
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.54%) MS Office
3 4 (1.29%) MS Project
3 4 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 65 (20.90%) SAP FI
2 57 (18.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 57 (18.33%) SAP CO
3 31 (9.97%) SAP WM
4 26 (8.36%) SAP BPC
5 17 (5.47%) SAP SD
6 16 (5.14%) SAP MM
7 13 (4.18%) SAP HR
8 12 (3.86%) SAP CRM
9 10 (3.22%) SAP PS
10 8 (2.57%) SAP R/3
11 7 (2.25%) SAP SCM
11 7 (2.25%) SAP SRM
12 6 (1.93%) SAP Business One
12 6 (1.93%) SAP LE
13 4 (1.29%) SAP PP
13 4 (1.29%) SAP Business ByDesign
14 3 (0.96%) SAP EHS
15 2 (0.64%) SAP HCM
15 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (18.01%) SAP BW
2 31 (9.97%) BusinessObjects
3 24 (7.72%) SQL Server
4 20 (6.43%) DB2
5 15 (4.82%) SAP BI
6 12 (3.86%) SAP Data Services
7 9 (2.89%) MaxDB
7 9 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (3.86%) LSMW
General
1 129 (41.48%) Finance
2 32 (10.29%) Manufacturing
3 26 (8.36%) Retail
4 18 (5.79%) Banking
5 9 (2.89%) General Ledger
6 7 (2.25%) Billing
7 6 (1.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.29%) Legal
8 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.29%) International Banking
9 2 (0.64%) French Language
9 2 (0.64%) German Language
9 2 (0.64%) Local Government
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.93%) EDI
2 28 (9.00%) SAP XI
3 19 (6.11%) SAP Basis
4 12 (3.86%) SAP Smart Forms
5 9 (2.89%) BAPI
6 6 (1.93%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.32%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.32%) SAP TM
7 1 (0.32%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.89%) FMCG
1 9 (2.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.96%) Statistics
3 3 (0.96%) Mainframe
4 2 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (0.64%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.14%) UNIX
2 9 (2.89%) zOS
3 5 (1.61%) Windows
4 1 (0.32%) VMS
4 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.01%) Logistics
2 34 (10.93%) Performance Management
3 27 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (8.04%) ERP
5 22 (7.07%) ITIL
6 18 (5.79%) CRM
6 18 (5.79%) SAP Implementation
7 16 (5.14%) Project Management
8 15 (4.82%) Service Delivery
8 15 (4.82%) Information Management
9 14 (4.50%) ETL
10 12 (3.86%) Workflow
11 10 (3.22%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (2.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (2.57%) Service Management
12 8 (2.57%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.57%) Test Scripting
12 8 (2.57%) Business Analytics
12 8 (2.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 93 (29.90%) ABAP
2 28 (9.00%) Java
3 13 (4.18%) SAPscript
4 7 (2.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (17.04%) Degree
2 13 (4.18%) SAP Certification
3 12 (3.86%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.93%) CCA
6 5 (1.61%) CIMA
6 5 (1.61%) ACCA
7 4 (1.29%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.18%) SLA
2 7 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 311 (100.00%) SAP
2 47 (15.11%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.97%) Business Objects
4 10 (3.22%) Oracle
5 5 (1.61%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.64%) IBM
7 1 (0.32%) Ariba
7 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
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