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 7 July 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 66 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4359 4649 4800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.98% 3.95% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 8.56% 8.47% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3218 3276 3472
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 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -

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
50911 54916 52383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.52% 46.68% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41123 44322 43048
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +1 3921 £55,000 - 559
London 0 1398 £60,000 - 188
South East +4 969 £57,500 +2.67% 108
Surrey +6 396 £62,500 - 10
West Midlands +14 347 £50,000 - 59
East of England -6 298 £50,000 +1.01% 28
North West +38 274 £47,500 -5.00% 41
City of London -20 234 £61,000 +6.08% 47
Egham 0 214 £85,000 - 1
South West +13 196 £47,500 -5.00% 54
Berkshire +41 194 £57,500 +4.54% 27
East Midlands +3 147 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Cambridgeshire +10 145 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Manchester +22 130 £47,500 -5.00% 24
Yorkshire +20 123 £50,000 +5.26% 31
Coventry +13 121 £50,000 -12.28% 9
Buckinghamshire +18 113 £55,000 +22.22% 14
Hampshire -11 91 £57,500 +9.52% 25
Scotland -8 90 £44,000 -14.56% 6
Hertfordshire +8 88 £59,000 +24.21% 11
Milton Keynes +12 80 £57,500 +48.38% 9
Reading +35 75 £57,500 -4.16% 12
Birmingham -15 75 £50,000 -5.66% 29
Leicestershire +40 67 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Midlands +18 60 £65,000 +44.44% 5
North East -7 58 £55,000 +57.14% 14
Warwickshire -21 56 £45,000 +3.03% 2
Gloucestershire +29 55 £60,000 +62.16% 9
Bristol +11 54 £42,500 -2.85% 24
Wiltshire -17 54 £47,500 -18.10% 6

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3212 (35.75%) Finance
2 2197 (24.45%) Business Intelligence
3 1714 (19.08%) Oracle
4 1674 (18.63%) Manufacturing
5 1483 (16.51%) ERP
6 1451 (16.15%) Project Management
7 1246 (13.87%) Microsoft
8 1063 (11.83%) ABAP
9 1057 (11.76%) SQL
10 1047 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
11 1016 (11.31%) SAP FI
12 1004 (11.17%) CRM
13 998 (11.11%) Degree
14 989 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
15 961 (10.70%) Business Objects
15 961 (10.70%) BusinessObjects
16 954 (10.62%) SAP CO
17 944 (10.51%) SAP FI/CO
18 925 (10.29%) Retail
19 854 (9.50%) MS Excel
20 837 (9.32%) SAP BW
21 765 (8.51%) SQL Server
22 747 (8.31%) Marketing
23 730 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
24 727 (8.09%) Logistics
25 710 (7.90%) SAP MM
26 692 (7.70%) ITIL
27 665 (7.40%) Programme Management
28 656 (7.30%) SAP HANA
29 649 (7.22%) SAP SD

SAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 344 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 320 (3.56%) NetWeaver
3 194 (2.16%) SAS
4 109 (1.21%) SAP Portal
5 98 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 62 (0.69%) Documentum
7 61 (0.68%) MS Exchange
8 60 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 53 (0.59%) Apache
9 53 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
10 51 (0.57%) JBoss
11 48 (0.53%) IIS
12 45 (0.50%) Lync
13 41 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 32 (0.36%) SAP EP
15 31 (0.35%) WebLogic
16 28 (0.31%) CMS
17 25 (0.28%) Apache Spark
18 24 (0.27%) Apache Pig
18 24 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 854 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 247 (2.75%) MS Office
3 81 (0.90%) MS Project
4 77 (0.86%) SPSS
5 73 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 71 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
7 42 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 22 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.18%) Photoshop
10 13 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.089%) Acrobat
13 4 (0.045%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.045%) InDesign
13 4 (0.045%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.022%) OmniGraffle
16 1 (0.011%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.011%) Open Workbench
16 1 (0.011%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1016 (11.31%) SAP FI
2 954 (10.62%) SAP CO
3 944 (10.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 710 (7.90%) SAP MM
5 649 (7.22%) SAP SD
6 605 (6.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 376 (4.18%) SAP SCM
8 343 (3.82%) SAP ERP
9 340 (3.78%) SAP CRM
10 317 (3.53%) SAP PP
11 301 (3.35%) SAP HR
12 247 (2.75%) SAP APO
13 228 (2.54%) SAP BPC
14 210 (2.34%) SAP WM
15 196 (2.18%) SAP HCM
16 168 (1.87%) SAP Business One
17 142 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
18 140 (1.56%) SAP PS
19 133 (1.48%) SAP R/3
19 133 (1.48%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 224 (2.49%) SaaS
2 219 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
3 126 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (0.73%) Office 365
5 59 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 41 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (0.45%) Boomi
8 31 (0.35%) Force.com
9 28 (0.31%) Taleo
10 26 (0.29%) PaaS
11 23 (0.26%) IaaS
12 22 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
13 16 (0.18%) Yammer
14 13 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
14 13 (0.14%) Google Analytics
15 10 (0.11%) iPaaS
16 9 (0.10%) Google Apps
17 7 (0.078%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 6 (0.067%) Google Cloud Platform
18 6 (0.067%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 114 (1.27%) Firewall
2 97 (1.08%) Internet
3 66 (0.73%) LAN
4 64 (0.71%) DNS
5 58 (0.65%) SAN
6 56 (0.62%) WAN
7 51 (0.57%) HTTP
8 47 (0.52%) TCP/IP
9 43 (0.48%) VPN
10 34 (0.38%) DHCP
11 33 (0.37%) FTP
12 30 (0.33%) NAS
13 29 (0.32%) Wireless
14 28 (0.31%) Intranet
15 26 (0.29%) MPLS
15 26 (0.29%) Ethernet
16 25 (0.28%) IPsec
17 23 (0.26%) Network Security
18 22 (0.24%) WebEx
19 21 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 961 (10.70%) BusinessObjects
2 837 (9.32%) SAP BW
3 765 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 656 (7.30%) SAP HANA
5 600 (6.68%) SAP BI
6 565 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
7 228 (2.54%) QlikView
8 220 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 219 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 213 (2.37%) Big Data
11 194 (2.16%) SAP Data Services
12 149 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 135 (1.50%) Relational Database
14 131 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
15 126 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 117 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 117 (1.30%) Hadoop
17 116 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
18 114 (1.27%) MySQL
19 112 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 80 (0.89%) LSMW
2 70 (0.78%) JIRA
3 53 (0.59%) LoadRunner
4 44 (0.49%) HP UFT
4 44 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 44 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
5 40 (0.45%) Selenium
6 39 (0.43%) Visual Studio
7 32 (0.36%) Eclipse
8 29 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (0.32%) Jenkins
9 28 (0.31%) PowerDesigner
10 26 (0.29%) JUnit
11 24 (0.27%) Subversion
12 20 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
12 20 (0.22%) SpecFlow
13 18 (0.20%) Maven
14 17 (0.19%) IntelliJ
15 16 (0.18%) ERwin
15 16 (0.18%) ProC
General
1 3212 (35.75%) Finance
2 1674 (18.63%) Manufacturing
3 925 (10.29%) Retail
4 747 (8.31%) Marketing
5 624 (6.94%) Telecoms
6 489 (5.44%) Electronics
7 360 (4.01%) Banking
8 231 (2.57%) Billing
9 225 (2.50%) Legal
10 197 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 129 (1.44%) General Ledger
12 126 (1.40%) Automotive
13 109 (1.21%) Publishing
14 105 (1.17%) Games
15 100 (1.11%) Back Office
16 91 (1.01%) German Language
17 86 (0.96%) Aerospace
18 65 (0.72%) Advertising
19 60 (0.67%) French Language
20 46 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 3071 (34.18%) Consultant
2 2276 (25.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1607 (17.89%) Analyst
4 775 (8.63%) Architect
5 691 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 677 (7.53%) Developer
7 642 (7.15%) SAP Manager
8 611 (6.80%) SAP Analyst
9 526 (5.85%) Project Manager
10 453 (5.04%) Senior Consultant
11 399 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
12 347 (3.86%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 334 (3.72%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 327 (3.64%) SAP Support
15 265 (2.95%) SAP Business Analyst
16 261 (2.90%) SAP MM Consultant
17 228 (2.54%) Support Analyst
18 226 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
19 223 (2.48%) SAP Architect
20 220 (2.45%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (4.39%) .NET
2 276 (3.07%) SAP Basis
3 227 (2.53%) Web Services
3 227 (2.53%) SAP PI
4 217 (2.42%) HTML
5 201 (2.24%) XML
6 167 (1.86%) Middleware
7 160 (1.78%) CSS
8 156 (1.74%) BAPI
9 154 (1.71%) EDI
10 118 (1.31%) SAP XI
11 104 (1.16%) Web Dynpro
12 99 (1.10%) HTML5
12 99 (1.10%) jQuery
13 96 (1.07%) ASP.NET
14 83 (0.92%) SAP Smart Forms
15 82 (0.91%) SOAP
16 66 (0.73%) J2EE
16 66 (0.73%) SAP ALE
17 60 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1047 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 481 (5.35%) DTV
3 406 (4.52%) FMCG
4 327 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 258 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 214 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 201 (2.24%) Data Centre
8 168 (1.87%) Data Integration
9 165 (1.84%) User Experience
10 105 (1.17%) Visualisation
11 85 (0.95%) GIS
12 75 (0.83%) Mathematics
13 66 (0.73%) Life Science
14 65 (0.72%) Social Media
15 64 (0.71%) PMI
16 53 (0.59%) EPoS
17 51 (0.57%) Replication
17 51 (0.57%) Data Structures
18 49 (0.55%) Economics
19 45 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 466 (5.19%) Windows
2 253 (2.82%) Linux
3 251 (2.79%) UNIX
4 95 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (0.75%) AIX
7 56 (0.62%) Android
8 47 (0.52%) Solaris
9 44 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 40 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 40 (0.45%) Windows XP
11 18 (0.20%) HPUX
12 17 (0.19%) CentOS
13 16 (0.18%) VMS
13 16 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
14 15 (0.17%) SUSE
15 10 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 10 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2197 (24.45%) Business Intelligence
2 1483 (16.51%) ERP
3 1451 (16.15%) Project Management
4 1004 (11.17%) CRM
5 989 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 730 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
7 727 (8.09%) Logistics
8 692 (7.70%) ITIL
9 665 (7.40%) Programme Management
10 644 (7.17%) Business Development
11 629 (7.00%) Change Management
12 616 (6.86%) SAP Implementation
13 547 (6.09%) ETL
14 542 (6.03%) Coaching
15 518 (5.77%) Business Analysis
16 512 (5.70%) Analytics
17 496 (5.52%) Digital Marketing
18 461 (5.13%) PRINCE2
19 453 (5.04%) Data Management
20 431 (4.80%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1063 (11.83%) ABAP
2 1057 (11.76%) SQL
3 606 (6.74%) Java
4 261 (2.90%) JavaScript
5 183 (2.04%) C#
6 143 (1.59%) C
7 137 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 102 (1.14%) Python
9 91 (1.01%) PL/SQL
10 78 (0.87%) C++
11 76 (0.85%) SAPscript
12 63 (0.70%) PHP
13 57 (0.63%) VBA
14 56 (0.62%) PowerShell
15 54 (0.60%) Perl
16 49 (0.55%) VB
17 44 (0.49%) Shell Script
18 40 (0.45%) VB.NET
19 34 (0.38%) Ruby
20 30 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 998 (11.11%) Degree
2 252 (2.80%) SAP Certification
3 248 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 180 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 149 (1.66%) PMP
6 137 (1.52%) SC Cleared
7 126 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
8 112 (1.25%) ISEB
9 90 (1.00%) CCA
10 71 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 69 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 69 (0.77%) ACCA
12 57 (0.63%) CIMA
13 54 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
14 48 (0.53%) ISTQB
15 44 (0.49%) CISSP
16 43 (0.48%) MCSE
17 38 (0.42%) CCNP
18 32 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 30 (0.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (2.80%) QA
2 191 (2.13%) SLA
3 108 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 92 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 69 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 64 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (0.27%) COBIT
8 22 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.089%) RosettaNet
10 5 (0.056%) IAS 39
11 4 (0.045%) COSO
11 4 (0.045%) HL7
12 3 (0.033%) P3O
13 2 (0.022%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.022%) WCAG
13 2 (0.022%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.022%) GxP
14 1 (0.011%) GAAP
14 1 (0.011%) GAMP
14 1 (0.011%) MiFID
System Software
1 164 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 54 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.18%) XenApp
5 13 (0.14%) Apache Flume
6 12 (0.13%) NFS
6 12 (0.13%) vSphere
6 12 (0.13%) Terminal Server
6 12 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (0.12%) Firmware
8 10 (0.11%) ISA Server
9 7 (0.078%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (0.078%) XenServer
9 7 (0.078%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.078%) HDFS
10 6 (0.067%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.067%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.045%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.045%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.045%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 97 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 64 (0.71%) SCCM
3 39 (0.43%) SCOM
4 29 (0.32%) WSUS
5 27 (0.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 26 (0.29%) Puppet
6 26 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
7 25 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 23 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (0.22%) Data Guard
10 14 (0.16%) SnapMirror
10 14 (0.16%) SnapVault
11 13 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 12 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
12 12 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (0.11%) NetBackup
14 8 (0.089%) Backup Exec
14 8 (0.089%) Nagios
15 6 (0.067%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1714 (19.08%) Oracle
2 1246 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 961 (10.70%) Business Objects
4 489 (5.44%) IBM
5 267 (2.97%) HP
5 267 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
6 255 (2.84%) VMware
7 238 (2.65%) Informatica
8 217 (2.42%) Cognos
9 209 (2.33%) Tableau
10 202 (2.25%) Sage
11 193 (2.15%) Teradata
12 174 (1.94%) JD Edwards
13 153 (1.70%) Cisco
14 134 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
15 129 (1.44%) Siebel
16 119 (1.32%) Citrix
17 106 (1.18%) Hyperion
18 101 (1.12%) Ariba
19 93 (1.04%) Infor
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