The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP SE.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 63 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4647 4607 5011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.21% 3.90% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 9.13% 8.35% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3525 3261 3597
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50908 55188 52317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.12% 46.74% 47.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41347 44182 42759
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,797
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAP
Salary Trend

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

SAP Salary Trend in the UK

SAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 within the UK.

SAP Salary Histogram in the UK

SAP
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 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 +6 4226 £55,000 - 508
London +2 1412 £60,000 +3.44% 174
South East +7 1010 £56,000 -6.66% 93
East of England +18 367 £51,500 +6.18% 40
Surrey -4 364 £62,500 -3.84% 8
West Midlands +22 361 £49,500 -11.60% 33
North West +11 288 £47,500 -5.00% 45
City of London +21 245 £65,000 +13.04% 34
South West +36 230 £50,000 - 28
Berkshire +36 229 £55,000 -4.34% 35
East Midlands +9 206 £47,000 -1.05% 18
Cambridgeshire +12 190 £51,000 +13.33% 19
Egham 0 188 £85,000 -
Yorkshire +29 141 £50,000 +5.26% 33
Manchester +10 141 £47,500 -2.56% 18
Coventry +7 123 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 119 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Hertfordshire +10 102 £60,000 +9.09% 17
North East 0 96 £55,000 +29.41% 10
Leicestershire +27 94 £45,000 +22.44% 5
Reading +33 91 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Milton Keynes +24 86 £56,250 +40.62% 5
Scotland -19 85 £39,000 -23.52% 10
Birmingham -5 79 £50,000 -13.04% 18
Hampshire -24 79 £57,500 +4.54% 19
Cambridge -4 71 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Wiltshire +5 69 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Midlands +17 65 £70,000 +64.70% 4
Gloucestershire +40 62 £60,000 +51.89% 5
Leicester +23 61 £47,500 +13.90% 4

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP 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.

1 3239 (36.25%) Finance
2 2163 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
3 1742 (19.49%) Manufacturing
4 1655 (18.52%) Oracle
5 1459 (16.33%) ERP
6 1433 (16.04%) Project Management
7 1187 (13.28%) Microsoft
8 1104 (12.35%) BusinessObjects
9 1050 (11.75%) SQL
10 1022 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
11 1021 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 1010 (11.30%) ABAP
13 991 (11.09%) CRM
14 977 (10.93%) Degree
15 965 (10.80%) SAP FI
16 941 (10.53%) Retail
17 900 (10.07%) SAP CO
18 892 (9.98%) SAP FI/CO
19 811 (9.08%) SAP BW
20 799 (8.94%) MS Excel
21 797 (8.92%) Marketing
22 791 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
23 752 (8.42%) Programme Management
24 735 (8.23%) SQL Server
25 722 (8.08%) Logistics
26 704 (7.88%) ITIL
27 700 (7.83%) Telecoms
28 684 (7.65%) SAP MM
29 661 (7.40%) SAP HANA
30 654 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SAP 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 354 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 322 (3.60%) NetWeaver
3 199 (2.23%) SAS
4 100 (1.12%) SAP Portal
5 92 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 66 (0.74%) Tomcat
7 60 (0.67%) MS Exchange
7 60 (0.67%) Documentum
8 58 (0.65%) Apache
9 48 (0.54%) IIS
10 46 (0.51%) JBoss
11 44 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
12 39 (0.44%) Lync
13 38 (0.43%) CMS
14 34 (0.38%) SAP EP
14 34 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
15 30 (0.34%) WebLogic
16 27 (0.30%) Apache Spark
17 26 (0.29%) Apache Pig
18 21 (0.24%) Node.js
Applications
1 799 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 229 (2.56%) MS Office
3 86 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 78 (0.87%) SPSS
5 77 (0.86%) MS Project
6 74 (0.83%) MS Visio
7 39 (0.44%) PowerPivot
8 23 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.11%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.078%) InfoPath
10 7 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.067%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.045%) InDesign
12 4 (0.045%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.034%) CPLEX
14 2 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.022%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.011%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.011%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 965 (10.80%) SAP FI
2 900 (10.07%) SAP CO
3 892 (9.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 684 (7.65%) SAP MM
5 654 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 612 (6.85%) SAP SD
7 347 (3.88%) SAP SCM
8 343 (3.84%) SAP CRM
9 341 (3.82%) SAP ERP
10 333 (3.73%) SAP PP
11 267 (2.99%) SAP HR
12 243 (2.72%) SAP APO
13 230 (2.57%) SAP BPC
14 197 (2.20%) SAP WM
15 182 (2.04%) SAP HCM
16 161 (1.80%) SAP Business One
17 148 (1.66%) SAP PM
18 137 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
19 135 (1.51%) SAP QM
20 133 (1.49%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 211 (2.36%) SuccessFactors
2 209 (2.34%) SaaS
3 133 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (0.67%) Office 365
5 55 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 33 (0.37%) Force.com
8 27 (0.30%) Boomi
9 25 (0.28%) PaaS
10 21 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (0.22%) Taleo
12 18 (0.20%) IaaS
13 16 (0.18%) Yammer
14 13 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
15 9 (0.10%) Google Apps
16 8 (0.090%) Google App Engine
16 8 (0.090%) Google Cloud Platform
17 7 (0.078%) iPaaS
17 7 (0.078%) Google Analytics
18 5 (0.056%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (1.12%) Firewall
2 84 (0.94%) Internet
3 68 (0.76%) SAN
4 65 (0.73%) DNS
5 59 (0.66%) HTTP
6 57 (0.64%) LAN
7 52 (0.58%) WAN
8 51 (0.57%) TCP/IP
9 40 (0.45%) FTP
10 38 (0.43%) VPN
11 36 (0.40%) DHCP
12 25 (0.28%) NAS
13 22 (0.25%) Intranet
14 21 (0.24%) VoIP
14 21 (0.24%) WebEx
15 20 (0.22%) Wireless
15 20 (0.22%) IPsec
15 20 (0.22%) Network Security
16 18 (0.20%) HTTPS
16 18 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1104 (12.35%) BusinessObjects
2 811 (9.08%) SAP BW
3 735 (8.23%) SQL Server
4 661 (7.40%) SAP HANA
5 601 (6.73%) SAP BI
6 574 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
7 235 (2.63%) QlikView
8 223 (2.50%) Big Data
9 203 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 201 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 195 (2.18%) SAP Data Services
12 171 (1.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 141 (1.58%) Relational Database
14 131 (1.47%) Hadoop
15 126 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
16 122 (1.37%) Oracle Database
17 121 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
18 120 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
19 118 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 115 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 76 (0.85%) JIRA
2 71 (0.79%) LSMW
3 62 (0.69%) Selenium
4 55 (0.62%) LoadRunner
5 51 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 49 (0.55%) HP UFT
7 38 (0.43%) JUnit
8 37 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 35 (0.39%) Jenkins
10 32 (0.36%) Visual Studio
11 31 (0.35%) Eclipse
11 31 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (0.34%) Subversion
13 27 (0.30%) PowerDesigner
14 26 (0.29%) Maven
15 24 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
16 19 (0.21%) IntelliJ
16 19 (0.21%) Toad
16 19 (0.21%) SpecFlow
17 16 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 3239 (36.25%) Finance
2 1742 (19.49%) Manufacturing
3 941 (10.53%) Retail
4 797 (8.92%) Marketing
5 700 (7.83%) Telecoms
6 560 (6.27%) Electronics
7 378 (4.23%) Banking
8 221 (2.47%) Legal
9 205 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 204 (2.28%) Billing
11 137 (1.53%) Automotive
12 128 (1.43%) Publishing
13 127 (1.42%) General Ledger
14 94 (1.05%) Back Office
15 88 (0.98%) Games
16 86 (0.96%) German Language
17 76 (0.85%) Aerospace
18 69 (0.77%) Advertising
19 57 (0.64%) Law
20 56 (0.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2952 (33.03%) Consultant
2 2193 (24.54%) SAP Consultant
3 1610 (18.02%) Analyst
4 725 (8.11%) Developer
5 717 (8.02%) Architect
6 680 (7.61%) Business Analyst
7 673 (7.53%) SAP Manager
8 602 (6.74%) SAP Analyst
9 501 (5.61%) Project Manager
10 413 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
11 381 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
12 338 (3.78%) SAP Support
13 321 (3.59%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 306 (3.42%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 249 (2.79%) SAP MM Consultant
16 247 (2.76%) SAP Developer
17 246 (2.75%) SAP Business Analyst
18 223 (2.50%) Support Analyst
19 210 (2.35%) Managing Consultant
20 209 (2.34%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (4.41%) .NET
2 276 (3.09%) SAP Basis
3 250 (2.80%) Web Services
4 229 (2.56%) SAP PI
5 219 (2.45%) HTML
6 204 (2.28%) XML
7 172 (1.92%) BAPI
8 153 (1.71%) CSS
9 146 (1.63%) EDI
10 144 (1.61%) Middleware
11 117 (1.31%) SAP XI
12 104 (1.16%) jQuery
13 101 (1.13%) Web Dynpro
13 101 (1.13%) SOAP
14 95 (1.06%) ASP.NET
15 92 (1.03%) SAP Smart Forms
16 89 (1.00%) J2EE
17 87 (0.97%) HTML5
18 70 (0.78%) Spring
19 68 (0.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1022 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
2 551 (6.17%) DTV
3 413 (4.62%) FMCG
4 339 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 225 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 209 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 166 (1.86%) User Experience
8 165 (1.85%) Data Integration
9 161 (1.80%) Data Centre
10 111 (1.24%) Visualisation
11 78 (0.87%) GIS
12 76 (0.85%) Mathematics
13 68 (0.76%) Data Structures
14 60 (0.67%) Social Media
14 60 (0.67%) Economics
14 60 (0.67%) PMI
15 53 (0.59%) EPoS
15 53 (0.59%) Replication
15 53 (0.59%) Statistics
16 52 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 431 (4.82%) Windows
2 291 (3.26%) Linux
3 262 (2.93%) UNIX
4 94 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (0.68%) AIX
7 50 (0.56%) Android
8 45 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 42 (0.47%) Solaris
9 42 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 32 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 29 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 26 (0.29%) VMS
13 20 (0.22%) CentOS
14 16 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
14 16 (0.18%) SUSE
15 15 (0.17%) HPUX
16 10 (0.11%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.090%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2163 (24.21%) Business Intelligence
2 1459 (16.33%) ERP
3 1433 (16.04%) Project Management
4 1021 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 991 (11.09%) CRM
6 791 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
7 752 (8.42%) Programme Management
8 722 (8.08%) Logistics
9 704 (7.88%) ITIL
10 643 (7.20%) Change Management
11 619 (6.93%) Business Development
12 587 (6.57%) SAP Implementation
13 560 (6.27%) Digital Marketing
14 541 (6.05%) Coaching
15 539 (6.03%) Analytics
16 507 (5.67%) ETL
17 502 (5.62%) Business Analysis
18 460 (5.15%) PRINCE2
19 456 (5.10%) Data Management
20 413 (4.62%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1050 (11.75%) SQL
2 1010 (11.30%) ABAP
3 618 (6.92%) Java
4 257 (2.88%) JavaScript
5 194 (2.17%) C#
6 137 (1.53%) C
7 131 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 114 (1.28%) Python
9 103 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 89 (1.00%) SAPscript
11 76 (0.85%) C++
12 63 (0.71%) Perl
13 61 (0.68%) VBA
14 57 (0.64%) PHP
15 54 (0.60%) VB
16 53 (0.59%) PowerShell
17 48 (0.54%) Shell Script
18 47 (0.53%) VB.NET
19 43 (0.48%) Bash Shell
20 42 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 977 (10.93%) Degree
2 215 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 203 (2.27%) SAP Certification
4 174 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 149 (1.67%) PMP
6 139 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 136 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 125 (1.40%) ISEB
9 84 (0.94%) CCA
10 76 (0.85%) ISTQB
11 67 (0.75%) ACCA
12 65 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 52 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (0.50%) CISSP
14 45 (0.50%) CIMA
15 41 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
16 40 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 35 (0.39%) MCSE
18 31 (0.35%) CISM
19 28 (0.31%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (3.17%) QA
2 180 (2.01%) SLA
3 109 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 90 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 68 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 60 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 23 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.21%) COBIT
9 10 (0.11%) RosettaNet
10 7 (0.078%) COSO
11 5 (0.056%) IAS 39
11 5 (0.056%) P3O
11 5 (0.056%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.045%) GxP
12 4 (0.045%) HL7
13 3 (0.034%) WCAG
14 1 (0.011%) MiFID
14 1 (0.011%) Basel III
14 1 (0.011%) GAAP
14 1 (0.011%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 151 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 48 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.22%) XenApp
5 15 (0.17%) vSphere
6 13 (0.15%) Apache Flume
6 13 (0.15%) NFS
7 12 (0.13%) Firmware
7 12 (0.13%) Terminal Server
8 11 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.090%) ISA Server
9 8 (0.090%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.078%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.078%) XenServer
10 7 (0.078%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.078%) HDFS
11 6 (0.067%) Time Sharing Option
12 5 (0.056%) Docker
12 5 (0.056%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.056%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 106 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 49 (0.55%) SCCM
3 31 (0.35%) SCOM
4 26 (0.29%) WSUS
4 26 (0.29%) Puppet
5 25 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (0.21%) Data Guard
7 19 (0.21%) Tivoli
7 19 (0.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 13 (0.15%) SnapMirror
8 13 (0.15%) SnapVault
9 12 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.078%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.078%) Cisco UCCE
11 7 (0.078%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.067%) Legato
12 6 (0.067%) Nagios
12 6 (0.067%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1655 (18.52%) Oracle
2 1187 (13.28%) Microsoft
3 459 (5.14%) IBM
4 262 (2.93%) HP
5 238 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
6 235 (2.63%) VMware
7 225 (2.52%) Informatica
8 213 (2.38%) Tableau
9 211 (2.36%) Cognos
10 197 (2.20%) Teradata
11 182 (2.04%) Sage
12 151 (1.69%) JD Edwards
13 135 (1.51%) Cisco
14 125 (1.40%) Siebel
15 123 (1.38%) Citrix
16 121 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
17 103 (1.15%) Infor
18 102 (1.14%) Hyperion
19 97 (1.09%) Ariba
20 91 (1.02%) Epicor
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Salary: NA
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc.
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UK
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits package
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Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £59,000 per annum Great benefits
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North West
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + bonuses
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Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £115000 - £130000 per annum + bonus + benefits plan
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West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
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Salary: £45k per year
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Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + training + progression
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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