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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 65 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4376 4969 4981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.96% 4.14% 4.44%
As % of the Vendors category 8.41% 8.85% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3177 3576 3524
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +5.00%

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
52036 56135 54562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.04% 46.75% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41684 44973 44458
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 £71,225 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 3872 £55,000 - 476
London +4 1435 £62,000 +6.89% 178
South East +3 1010 £56,000 +1.81% 94
Surrey +8 444 £57,500 +4.54% 13
City of London -3 321 £55,000 -3.50% 48
East of England -7 269 £47,500 -5.00% 32
West Midlands -16 268 £50,500 -3.80% 39
Egham 0 236 £85,000 +47.82% 3
Berkshire +35 221 £57,500 - 22
North West +28 221 £45,000 -10.00% 37
South West +5 213 £47,500 +5.55% 40
Yorkshire +4 172 £50,000 +5.26% 16
East Midlands +24 136 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Manchester +7 111 £45,000 -11.33% 19
Buckinghamshire -10 110 £52,500 +32.91% 11
Coventry -11 95 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Birmingham +8 93 £51,750 +4.02% 20
Scotland +28 89 £44,000 -14.56% 14
Hertfordshire -6 88 £50,000 -4.76% 16
West Yorkshire -16 84 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Bedfordshire +67 75 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Hampshire -20 74 £47,000 -1.05% 22
Cambridgeshire -10 70 £47,500 +3.82% 11
Bristol +36 69 £45,410 +6.84% 12
Reading +19 66 £57,500 +4.54% 5
Guildford +46 62 £60,000 -2.04% 2
Milton Keynes -8 62 £55,000 +39.24% 5
Cheshire +45 59 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Staines -1 58 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Wales -8 49 £45,000 -12.19% 1

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2941 (34.18%) Finance
2 2007 (23.32%) Business Intelligence
3 1664 (19.34%) Oracle
4 1520 (17.66%) Manufacturing
5 1410 (16.39%) Project Management
5 1410 (16.39%) ERP
6 1213 (14.10%) Microsoft
7 1134 (13.18%) ABAP
8 1067 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
9 1066 (12.39%) SAP FI
10 1008 (11.71%) SAP CO
11 994 (11.55%) SAP FI/CO
12 991 (11.52%) SQL
13 984 (11.44%) Degree
14 948 (11.02%) CRM
15 925 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 908 (10.55%) Business Objects
16 908 (10.55%) BusinessObjects
17 835 (9.70%) MS Excel
18 814 (9.46%) Retail
19 779 (9.05%) SAP BW
20 768 (8.93%) SQL Server
21 725 (8.43%) Logistics
22 696 (8.09%) SAP MM
23 678 (7.88%) SAP SD
24 667 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
25 646 (7.51%) Business Development
26 640 (7.44%) SAP Implementation
27 622 (7.23%) ITIL
28 610 (7.09%) Marketing

SAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 352 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 318 (3.70%) NetWeaver
3 175 (2.03%) SAS
4 104 (1.21%) WebSphere
5 92 (1.07%) SAP Portal
6 75 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
7 72 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 65 (0.76%) MS Exchange
9 56 (0.65%) IIS
10 53 (0.62%) Apache
11 52 (0.60%) JBoss
11 52 (0.60%) Lync
12 50 (0.58%) Documentum
13 48 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 41 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
15 36 (0.42%) WebLogic
15 36 (0.42%) CMS
16 31 (0.36%) SAP EP
17 24 (0.28%) IBM Notes
18 23 (0.27%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 835 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 267 (3.10%) MS Office
3 83 (0.96%) MS Project
4 81 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 69 (0.80%) SPSS
6 56 (0.65%) MS Visio
7 46 (0.53%) PowerPivot
8 19 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 17 (0.20%) Photoshop
10 16 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (0.14%) Acrobat
11 12 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.023%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.012%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.012%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.012%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.012%) InDesign
13 1 (0.012%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.012%) Windchill
13 1 (0.012%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1066 (12.39%) SAP FI
2 1008 (11.71%) SAP CO
3 994 (11.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 696 (8.09%) SAP MM
5 678 (7.88%) SAP SD
6 472 (5.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 392 (4.56%) SAP SCM
8 344 (4.00%) SAP HR
9 333 (3.87%) SAP ERP
10 324 (3.77%) SAP CRM
11 298 (3.46%) SAP PP
12 240 (2.79%) SAP APO
13 234 (2.72%) SAP BPC
14 232 (2.70%) SAP WM
15 174 (2.02%) SAP HCM
16 173 (2.01%) SAP R/3
17 147 (1.71%) SAP PS
17 147 (1.71%) SAP LE
18 140 (1.63%) SAP Retail
19 135 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 250 (2.91%) SaaS
2 192 (2.23%) SuccessFactors
3 118 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (0.71%) Office 365
5 57 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 44 (0.51%) Boomi
7 38 (0.44%) IaaS
8 29 (0.34%) PaaS
8 29 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (0.33%) Taleo
10 24 (0.28%) Force.com
11 16 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.19%) Google Analytics
12 13 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
13 11 (0.13%) iPaaS
14 9 (0.10%) Yammer
15 7 (0.081%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 6 (0.070%) Google Apps
17 5 (0.058%) FinancialForce.com
18 4 (0.046%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 135 (1.57%) Internet
2 123 (1.43%) Firewall
3 71 (0.83%) DNS
4 67 (0.78%) SAN
5 57 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 55 (0.64%) LAN
7 43 (0.50%) WAN
7 43 (0.50%) HTTP
7 43 (0.50%) Wireless
8 40 (0.46%) VPN
9 39 (0.45%) FTP
10 34 (0.40%) Intranet
10 34 (0.40%) NAS
11 32 (0.37%) SSL
12 30 (0.35%) DHCP
13 26 (0.30%) Network Security
14 25 (0.29%) MPLS
15 21 (0.24%) VoIP
16 19 (0.22%) BGP
16 19 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 908 (10.55%) BusinessObjects
2 779 (9.05%) SAP BW
3 768 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 604 (7.02%) SAP HANA
5 551 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
6 531 (6.17%) SAP BI
7 252 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 239 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 211 (2.45%) QlikView
10 204 (2.37%) Big Data
11 188 (2.18%) SAP Data Services
12 171 (1.99%) Relational Database
13 148 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 140 (1.63%) MySQL
15 124 (1.44%) RDBMS
16 122 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
17 120 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
18 117 (1.36%) Oracle Database
19 105 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
20 102 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 97 (1.13%) LSMW
2 68 (0.79%) Visual Studio
3 56 (0.65%) JIRA
4 53 (0.62%) LoadRunner
5 46 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 44 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
7 37 (0.43%) Git (software)
8 35 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 35 (0.41%) Eclipse
9 32 (0.37%) Selenium
10 29 (0.34%) JUnit
11 26 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
12 25 (0.29%) Subversion
13 21 (0.24%) PeopleTools
13 21 (0.24%) Jenkins
14 16 (0.19%) Maven
15 14 (0.16%) Ant
15 14 (0.16%) Mockito
16 13 (0.15%) CaliberRM
16 13 (0.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 2941 (34.18%) Finance
2 1520 (17.66%) Manufacturing
3 814 (9.46%) Retail
4 610 (7.09%) Marketing
5 452 (5.25%) Telecoms
6 342 (3.97%) Electronics
7 336 (3.90%) Banking
8 245 (2.85%) Billing
9 234 (2.72%) Legal
10 172 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 155 (1.80%) General Ledger
12 137 (1.59%) Games
13 99 (1.15%) Automotive
14 91 (1.06%) Back Office
15 83 (0.96%) Aerospace
16 81 (0.94%) German Language
17 54 (0.63%) French Language
18 53 (0.62%) Advertising
18 53 (0.62%) Publishing
19 51 (0.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3029 (35.20%) Consultant
2 2266 (26.33%) SAP Consultant
3 1503 (17.47%) Analyst
4 874 (10.16%) Architect
5 635 (7.38%) Business Analyst
6 630 (7.32%) SAP Analyst
7 579 (6.73%) Developer
8 563 (6.54%) SAP Manager
9 558 (6.48%) Project Manager
10 503 (5.85%) Senior Consultant
11 409 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
12 373 (4.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 361 (4.20%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 288 (3.35%) SAP Support
15 279 (3.24%) SAP Business Analyst
16 277 (3.22%) SAP MM Consultant
17 266 (3.09%) SAP Architect
18 230 (2.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
19 225 (2.61%) Managing Consultant
20 203 (2.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (4.31%) .NET
2 242 (2.81%) SAP Basis
3 229 (2.66%) HTML
4 218 (2.53%) Web Services
5 212 (2.46%) XML
6 205 (2.38%) SAP PI
7 201 (2.34%) Middleware
8 161 (1.87%) EDI
8 161 (1.87%) CSS
9 151 (1.75%) BAPI
10 112 (1.30%) SAP XI
11 104 (1.21%) jQuery
12 102 (1.19%) J2EE
13 97 (1.13%) HTML5
14 95 (1.10%) ASP.NET
14 95 (1.10%) Web Dynpro
15 73 (0.85%) SAP Smart Forms
16 66 (0.77%) SAP ALE
17 65 (0.76%) SOAP
18 64 (0.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1067 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 374 (4.35%) FMCG
3 329 (3.82%) DTV
4 300 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 284 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 183 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 179 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 132 (1.53%) Visualisation
9 129 (1.50%) User Experience
10 91 (1.06%) Life Science
11 83 (0.96%) GIS
12 70 (0.81%) PMI
13 69 (0.80%) Open Source
13 69 (0.80%) Social Media
14 63 (0.73%) Clustering
15 62 (0.72%) Mathematics
16 61 (0.71%) EPoS
17 57 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 56 (0.65%) Replication
19 46 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 463 (5.38%) Windows
2 246 (2.86%) UNIX
3 244 (2.84%) Linux
4 84 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (0.73%) AIX
6 58 (0.67%) Android
7 55 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 52 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 45 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 44 (0.51%) Solaris
11 43 (0.50%) Apple iOS
12 42 (0.49%) Windows XP
13 40 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (0.20%) HPUX
15 16 (0.19%) CentOS
16 14 (0.16%) Windows 2000
17 13 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
18 12 (0.14%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.10%) SUSE
20 8 (0.093%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2007 (23.32%) Business Intelligence
2 1410 (16.39%) ERP
2 1410 (16.39%) Project Management
3 948 (11.02%) CRM
4 925 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 725 (8.43%) Logistics
6 667 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
7 646 (7.51%) Business Development
8 640 (7.44%) SAP Implementation
9 622 (7.23%) ITIL
10 579 (6.73%) Change Management
11 570 (6.62%) ETL
12 512 (5.95%) Business Analysis
13 508 (5.90%) Coaching
14 500 (5.81%) PRINCE2
15 471 (5.47%) Programme Management
16 453 (5.26%) Analytics
17 441 (5.12%) Data Management
18 428 (4.97%) Data Modelling
19 375 (4.36%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1134 (13.18%) ABAP
2 991 (11.52%) SQL
3 546 (6.35%) Java
4 216 (2.51%) JavaScript
5 168 (1.95%) C#
6 156 (1.81%) T-SQL
7 134 (1.56%) C
8 88 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 66 (0.77%) Python
10 63 (0.73%) PHP
11 57 (0.66%) C++
12 52 (0.60%) SAPscript
13 48 (0.56%) Shell Script
14 46 (0.53%) VB
15 44 (0.51%) PowerShell
16 39 (0.45%) Perl
17 38 (0.44%) VB.NET
18 36 (0.42%) VBA
19 28 (0.33%) R
20 25 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 984 (11.44%) Degree
2 342 (3.97%) SAP Certification
3 317 (3.68%) Security Cleared
4 165 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 165 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 123 (1.43%) PMP
6 111 (1.29%) CCA
7 105 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 100 (1.16%) ISEB
9 87 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 80 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
11 63 (0.73%) ACCA
12 62 (0.72%) CIMA
13 53 (0.62%) MCSE
14 45 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 44 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
16 41 (0.48%) CISSP
17 36 (0.42%) MCP
18 35 (0.41%) ISTQB
19 31 (0.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (2.80%) QA
2 189 (2.20%) SLA
3 103 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 89 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 85 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 47 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 22 (0.26%) COBIT
8 11 (0.13%) RosettaNet
9 5 (0.058%) IAS 39
9 5 (0.058%) HL7
10 4 (0.046%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.046%) GAAP
10 4 (0.046%) GxP
10 4 (0.046%) COSO
11 3 (0.035%) P3O
12 2 (0.023%) Basel III
12 2 (0.023%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.012%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.012%) GAMP
13 1 (0.012%) HIPAA
System Software
1 151 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 131 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.26%) vSphere
5 14 (0.16%) Apache Flume
5 14 (0.16%) Firmware
6 12 (0.14%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.12%) XenApp
8 8 (0.093%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.070%) XenServer
9 6 (0.070%) HDFS
9 6 (0.070%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.058%) NFS
10 5 (0.058%) ISA Server
10 5 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.046%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.046%) UAG
11 4 (0.046%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.046%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.046%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 92 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 47 (0.55%) SCCM
3 38 (0.44%) Tivoli
4 26 (0.30%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 24 (0.28%) Puppet
6 22 (0.26%) SCOM
7 20 (0.23%) WSUS
7 20 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 14 (0.16%) Data Guard
10 12 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
10 12 (0.14%) NetBackup
10 12 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
11 11 (0.13%) SCOrch
11 11 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 11 (0.13%) Nagios
12 10 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 10 (0.12%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.093%) Ansible
14 7 (0.081%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1664 (19.34%) Oracle
2 1213 (14.10%) Microsoft
3 908 (10.55%) Business Objects
4 484 (5.62%) IBM
5 303 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
6 269 (3.13%) Informatica
7 262 (3.04%) HP
8 220 (2.56%) Cognos
8 220 (2.56%) VMware
9 194 (2.25%) JD Edwards
10 190 (2.21%) Teradata
11 170 (1.98%) Tableau
12 160 (1.86%) Sage
13 136 (1.58%) Siebel
14 129 (1.50%) Cisco
15 128 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
16 100 (1.16%) Hyperion
17 91 (1.06%) Sybase
18 86 (1.00%) Citrix
19 84 (0.98%) Ariba
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Axon Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
EdenHouse Solutions
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedfordshire
EDWARD CARTER SOLUTIONS
Salary: £excellent and negotiable + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Pesaro
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
KDR
Salary: £4000 - £5500 per annum + Bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Winshuttle
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago