The first table below looks at the demand for SAP Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Certification
Rank 90 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAP Certification 12 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.89% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.83% 2.35% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 5
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £65,000 £57,250
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +13.53%
Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
424 340 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.50% 26.48% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 344 300 230
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,964 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SAP Certification
UK

SAP Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP Certification across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SAP Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAP Certification
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP Certification across the Wales region.

SAP Certification Salary Trend in Wales

SAP Certification
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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
South Wales -4 12 £37,500 -28.57%
SAP Certification
UK

SAP Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (64.71%) ISO 9001
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) HP
2 22 (64.71%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (52.94%) ITIL
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco
5 13 (38.24%) Firewall
6 12 (35.29%) Load Balancing
7 11 (32.35%) NAS
7 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 11 (32.35%) SAN
8 10 (29.41%) Internet
8 10 (29.41%) Windows
8 10 (29.41%) IIS
8 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (26.47%) MCSE
9 9 (26.47%) MCP
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (23.53%) NetWeaver
10 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 8 (23.53%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) ABAP
10 8 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
10 8 (23.53%) Finance
11 7 (20.59%) CMS
11 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework

SAP Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SAP Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (29.41%) IIS
2 8 (23.53%) NetWeaver
3 7 (20.59%) CMS
3 7 (20.59%) Commerce Server
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) MS Project Server
5 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.94%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) NAS
2 11 (32.35%) SAN
3 10 (29.41%) Internet
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (20.59%) DNS
6 6 (17.65%) VPN
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (17.65%) IPsec
7 5 (14.71%) FWSM
7 5 (14.71%) HSRP
7 5 (14.71%) Network Security
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
7 5 (14.71%) BGP
7 5 (14.71%) EIGRP
7 5 (14.71%) VRRP
8 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.94%) MaxDB
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Support Specialist
1 10 (29.41%) SAP Support
2 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Network Support
4 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BW Support
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Load Balancing
3 9 (26.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security
8 1 (2.94%) ITSM
8 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Java
1 8 (23.53%) ABAP
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) MCSE
1 9 (26.47%) MCP
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) CCNP
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) CIMA
4 1 (2.94%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (64.71%) ISO 9001
1 22 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) HP
2 22 (64.71%) VMware
3 17 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) Veritas
4 7 (20.59%) Symantec
5 5 (14.71%) F5
6 1 (2.94%) Brocade
6 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.94%) TippingPoint
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle