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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 64 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4626 4659 4974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.18% 4.01% 4.62%
As % of the Vendors category 9.17% 8.57% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3578 3292 3549
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 £77,500 £80,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +1.94%

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
50464 54357 51043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 46.82% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41353 43078 41766
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 £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 4225 £55,000 - 457
London -11 1330 £60,000 +4.34% 134
South East +1 1024 £55,000 -8.33% 67
East of England +19 391 £53,000 +6.00% 43
West Midlands +20 344 £49,500 -13.91% 38
Surrey -11 336 £60,000 -4.00% 2
North West -3 312 £45,000 -5.26% 57
Berkshire +36 273 £52,500 -12.50% 24
South West +62 248 £50,000 +17.64% 38
City of London -2 229 £65,000 +13.04% 23
East Midlands +8 211 £45,000 -1.09% 19
Cambridgeshire +19 199 £51,500 +14.44% 14
Manchester -2 165 £45,000 -5.26% 28
Egham 0 144 £85,000 -
Yorkshire +37 142 £50,000 +5.26% 31
Reading +34 121 £47,500 -20.83% 11
Hertfordshire +22 116 £57,500 +4.54% 22
Buckinghamshire +8 112 £50,000 -9.09% 10
North East +9 111 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Coventry +2 104 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Leicestershire +20 101 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Birmingham +8 101 £50,000 -9.09% 20
Milton Keynes +24 82 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Cambridge +6 82 £54,000 +22.72% 7
Hampshire -25 82 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Scotland -28 78 £42,500 -15.84% 14
Wiltshire +21 71 £48,750 -5.33% 10
Durham +16 63 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Bristol +32 62 £50,000 +39.78% 7
West Yorkshire +8 61 £50,000 +17.64% 21

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3202 (36.05%) Finance
2 2154 (24.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1805 (20.32%) Manufacturing
4 1607 (18.09%) Oracle
5 1520 (17.11%) ERP
6 1415 (15.93%) Project Management
7 1181 (13.30%) Microsoft
8 1064 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 1026 (11.55%) BusinessObjects
10 1016 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
11 1012 (11.39%) SQL
12 1009 (11.36%) CRM
13 994 (11.19%) Degree
14 960 (10.81%) Retail
15 951 (10.71%) ABAP
16 888 (10.00%) SAP FI
17 837 (9.42%) Marketing
18 835 (9.40%) Programme Management
19 820 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
20 819 (9.22%) SAP CO
21 812 (9.14%) SAP FI/CO
22 804 (9.05%) SAP BW
23 761 (8.57%) MS Excel
24 759 (8.54%) Telecoms
25 722 (8.13%) Logistics
26 711 (8.00%) SQL Server
27 705 (7.94%) Change Management
28 700 (7.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
29 699 (7.87%) ITIL
30 664 (7.47%) SAP MM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 355 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 345 (3.88%) NetWeaver
3 189 (2.13%) SAS
4 109 (1.23%) SAP Portal
5 105 (1.18%) WebSphere
6 65 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 58 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 57 (0.64%) Apache
9 52 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
10 51 (0.57%) IIS
11 49 (0.55%) Documentum
12 45 (0.51%) SAP EP
13 44 (0.50%) Lync
14 37 (0.42%) CMS
14 37 (0.42%) JBoss
15 30 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
16 28 (0.32%) WebLogic
17 19 (0.21%) Node.js
17 19 (0.21%) Apache Pig
18 18 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 761 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 223 (2.51%) MS Office
3 84 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 76 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 74 (0.83%) SPSS
6 71 (0.80%) MS Project
7 37 (0.42%) PowerPivot
8 19 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.090%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.068%) InfoPath
11 5 (0.056%) CPLEX
12 4 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.034%) InDesign
13 3 (0.034%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.034%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.011%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.011%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.011%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 888 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 819 (9.22%) SAP CO
3 812 (9.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 700 (7.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 664 (7.47%) SAP MM
6 607 (6.83%) SAP SD
7 360 (4.05%) SAP CRM
8 334 (3.76%) SAP PP
9 331 (3.73%) SAP SCM
10 330 (3.71%) SAP ERP
11 266 (2.99%) SAP HR
12 219 (2.47%) SAP BPC
13 218 (2.45%) SAP APO
14 199 (2.24%) SAP HCM
15 192 (2.16%) SAP Business One
16 186 (2.09%) SAP WM
17 158 (1.78%) SAP PM
18 146 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
19 137 (1.54%) SAP SRM
20 131 (1.47%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 213 (2.40%) SaaS
2 208 (2.34%) SuccessFactors
3 140 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 65 (0.73%) Office 365
5 52 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 49 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 34 (0.38%) Force.com
8 28 (0.32%) PaaS
9 20 (0.23%) Yammer
10 19 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (0.20%) Taleo
12 16 (0.18%) IaaS
13 15 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 15 (0.17%) Boomi
14 13 (0.15%) Google App Engine
15 7 (0.079%) iPaaS
16 6 (0.068%) Google Analytics
17 5 (0.056%) Google Apps
17 5 (0.056%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (0.056%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 100 (1.13%) Firewall
2 80 (0.90%) Internet
3 75 (0.84%) SAN
4 60 (0.68%) DNS
5 59 (0.66%) HTTP
6 58 (0.65%) LAN
7 57 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 54 (0.61%) WAN
9 38 (0.43%) VPN
10 35 (0.39%) DHCP
11 34 (0.38%) FTP
12 25 (0.28%) VoIP
13 24 (0.27%) NAS
14 22 (0.25%) HTTPS
14 22 (0.25%) SSL
15 21 (0.24%) Intranet
16 20 (0.23%) Unified Communications
16 20 (0.23%) Wireless
16 20 (0.23%) WebEx
17 18 (0.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1026 (11.55%) BusinessObjects
2 804 (9.05%) SAP BW
3 711 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 624 (7.02%) SAP HANA
5 615 (6.92%) SAP BI
6 519 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
7 227 (2.56%) Big Data
8 223 (2.51%) QlikView
9 191 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 185 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 178 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 177 (1.99%) SAP Data Services
13 141 (1.59%) Relational Database
14 132 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
15 124 (1.40%) Hadoop
16 123 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 123 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
17 122 (1.37%) Oracle Database
18 107 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 106 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 79 (0.89%) JIRA
2 74 (0.83%) Selenium
3 70 (0.79%) LSMW
4 64 (0.72%) LoadRunner
5 59 (0.66%) HP UFT
6 58 (0.65%) Git (software)
7 42 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 40 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 39 (0.44%) JUnit
10 37 (0.42%) Jenkins
11 34 (0.38%) Subversion
11 34 (0.38%) Maven
12 32 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
13 27 (0.30%) PowerDesigner
14 26 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
15 25 (0.28%) Toad
16 22 (0.25%) Eclipse
17 18 (0.20%) WebDriver
17 18 (0.20%) TeamCity
17 18 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 3202 (36.05%) Finance
2 1805 (20.32%) Manufacturing
3 960 (10.81%) Retail
4 837 (9.42%) Marketing
5 759 (8.54%) Telecoms
6 625 (7.04%) Electronics
7 353 (3.97%) Banking
8 215 (2.42%) Legal
9 190 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 189 (2.13%) Billing
11 133 (1.50%) Automotive
12 132 (1.49%) General Ledger
13 131 (1.47%) Publishing
14 107 (1.20%) Back Office
15 82 (0.92%) Games
16 80 (0.90%) German Language
17 78 (0.88%) Aerospace
18 75 (0.84%) Advertising
19 57 (0.64%) Law
20 46 (0.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2901 (32.66%) Consultant
2 2152 (24.23%) SAP Consultant
3 1564 (17.61%) Analyst
4 789 (8.88%) Developer
5 712 (8.02%) Architect
6 683 (7.69%) SAP Manager
7 654 (7.36%) Business Analyst
8 613 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
9 494 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 419 (4.72%) Senior Consultant
11 379 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
12 351 (3.95%) SAP Support
13 325 (3.66%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 292 (3.29%) SAP Developer
15 281 (3.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
16 242 (2.72%) Support Analyst
17 241 (2.71%) SAP Business Analyst
18 230 (2.59%) SAP MM Consultant
19 204 (2.30%) SAP Architect
20 200 (2.25%) Managing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (4.77%) .NET
2 285 (3.21%) SAP Basis
3 265 (2.98%) Web Services
4 242 (2.72%) HTML
5 239 (2.69%) SAP PI
6 190 (2.14%) XML
7 174 (1.96%) BAPI
8 172 (1.94%) CSS
9 136 (1.53%) EDI
10 123 (1.38%) SAP XI
11 113 (1.27%) Middleware
12 112 (1.26%) Web Dynpro
13 109 (1.23%) J2EE
14 108 (1.22%) jQuery
15 107 (1.20%) SOAP
16 103 (1.16%) ASP.NET
17 93 (1.05%) SAP Smart Forms
18 90 (1.01%) HTML5
19 82 (0.92%) JSON
20 73 (0.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1016 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
2 615 (6.92%) DTV
3 404 (4.55%) FMCG
4 316 (3.56%) Management Information System
5 234 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 206 (2.32%) Computer Science
7 161 (1.81%) User Experience
8 156 (1.76%) Data Centre
9 151 (1.70%) Data Integration
10 117 (1.32%) Visualisation
11 84 (0.95%) GIS
12 73 (0.82%) Mathematics
13 69 (0.78%) Economics
14 67 (0.75%) Data Structures
15 60 (0.68%) Mobile App
16 59 (0.66%) Social Media
16 59 (0.66%) Statistics
17 57 (0.64%) EPoS
18 52 (0.59%) Replication
19 50 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 424 (4.77%) Windows
2 316 (3.56%) Linux
3 269 (3.03%) UNIX
4 93 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 77 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (0.64%) AIX
7 56 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (0.52%) Solaris
9 44 (0.50%) Android
10 40 (0.45%) Apple iOS
11 38 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 32 (0.36%) Windows 7
13 30 (0.34%) VMS
14 23 (0.26%) Windows XP
15 19 (0.21%) SUSE
15 19 (0.21%) CentOS
16 18 (0.20%) HPUX
17 16 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
18 13 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
19 11 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2154 (24.25%) Business Intelligence
2 1520 (17.11%) ERP
3 1415 (15.93%) Project Management
4 1064 (11.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 1009 (11.36%) CRM
6 835 (9.40%) Programme Management
7 820 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
8 722 (8.13%) Logistics
9 705 (7.94%) Change Management
10 699 (7.87%) ITIL
11 622 (7.00%) Digital Marketing
12 577 (6.50%) SAP Implementation
13 565 (6.36%) Business Development
14 553 (6.23%) Analytics
15 529 (5.96%) Coaching
16 506 (5.70%) Business Analysis
17 461 (5.19%) ETL
18 459 (5.17%) PRINCE2
19 454 (5.11%) Data Management
20 382 (4.30%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1012 (11.39%) SQL
2 951 (10.71%) ABAP
3 636 (7.16%) Java
4 275 (3.10%) JavaScript
5 217 (2.44%) C#
6 129 (1.45%) C
7 126 (1.42%) T-SQL
8 118 (1.33%) Python
9 101 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 92 (1.04%) SAPscript
11 77 (0.87%) C++
12 69 (0.78%) Perl
13 62 (0.70%) VB.NET
14 56 (0.63%) VBA
15 55 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 54 (0.61%) Ruby
16 54 (0.61%) Bash Shell
17 51 (0.57%) PowerShell
17 51 (0.57%) VB
18 50 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 994 (11.19%) Degree
2 264 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 201 (2.26%) SAP Certification
4 178 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 156 (1.76%) PMI Certification
6 141 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 124 (1.40%) PMP
8 115 (1.29%) ISEB
9 88 (0.99%) ISTQB
10 79 (0.89%) ACCA
11 71 (0.80%) CCA
12 69 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 53 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 50 (0.56%) CIMA
15 49 (0.55%) CISSP
16 36 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
17 33 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 31 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
19 30 (0.34%) CISM
20 28 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (3.15%) QA
2 177 (1.99%) SLA
3 103 (1.16%) Data Quality
4 90 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 70 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 54 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 24 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.15%) COBIT
9 10 (0.11%) COSO
10 8 (0.090%) RosettaNet
11 7 (0.079%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.056%) P3O
13 4 (0.045%) IAS 39
14 3 (0.034%) GxP
14 3 (0.034%) WCAG
15 2 (0.023%) HL7
15 2 (0.023%) CRD IV
15 2 (0.023%) COREP
15 2 (0.023%) FINREP
16 1 (0.011%) GAAP
System Software
1 134 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 117 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 45 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.26%) XenApp
5 17 (0.19%) vSphere
6 15 (0.17%) NFS
7 14 (0.16%) Firmware
7 14 (0.16%) Terminal Server
7 14 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (0.12%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.090%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.079%) XenServer
10 7 (0.079%) Docker
10 7 (0.079%) HDFS
10 7 (0.079%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (0.068%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.068%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.068%) vCloud
11 6 (0.068%) Time Sharing Option
12 5 (0.056%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 113 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (0.54%) SCCM
3 31 (0.35%) SCOM
4 28 (0.32%) Puppet
5 27 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (0.29%) WSUS
7 23 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (0.18%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.15%) Tivoli
9 13 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (0.14%) SnapMirror
10 12 (0.14%) SnapVault
11 11 (0.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 11 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (0.11%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (0.090%) Nagios
14 8 (0.090%) Oracle EDQ
15 7 (0.079%) Backup Exec
16 6 (0.068%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1607 (18.09%) Oracle
2 1181 (13.30%) Microsoft
3 439 (4.94%) IBM
4 278 (3.13%) HP
5 240 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 222 (2.50%) VMware
7 210 (2.36%) Tableau
8 192 (2.16%) Sage
8 192 (2.16%) Informatica
9 187 (2.11%) Cognos
10 177 (1.99%) Teradata
11 146 (1.64%) JD Edwards
12 131 (1.47%) Citrix
13 128 (1.44%) Cisco
14 119 (1.34%) Infor
15 118 (1.33%) Siebel
16 107 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
17 105 (1.18%) Ariba
18 99 (1.11%) Epicor
19 94 (1.06%) Hyperion
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