The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 44 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 55 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.48% 1.29% 1.53%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 2.87% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 16
Average salary £53,750 £49,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.13% -1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,363 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
605 558 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.27% 44.86% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 498 514 479
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
UK

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SAP Salary Trend in Wales

SAP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Wales

SAP
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +30 40 £55,000 +10.00% 5
West Wales - 7 £35,000 - 3
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 52 (46.02%) SAP Certification
2 49 (43.36%) Finance
3 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
4 33 (29.20%) ISO 9001
4 33 (29.20%) HP
4 33 (29.20%) VMware
4 33 (29.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (28.32%) ITIL
6 29 (25.66%) Manufacturing
6 29 (25.66%) Cisco
7 23 (20.35%) SAN
7 23 (20.35%) NAS
8 20 (17.70%) Java
9 19 (16.81%) ABAP
9 19 (16.81%) IIS
10 18 (15.93%) Active Directory
10 18 (15.93%) NetWeaver
10 18 (15.93%) .NET
11 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
12 14 (12.39%) SQL
12 14 (12.39%) Firewall
12 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (11.50%) VMware ESX
13 13 (11.50%) Windows
13 13 (11.50%) Oracle
14 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
14 12 (10.62%) GAP Analysis
14 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
14 12 (10.62%) Internet

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 19 (16.81%) IIS
2 18 (15.93%) NetWeaver
3 10 (8.85%) Commerce Server
3 10 (8.85%) CMS
4 8 (7.08%) MS Exchange
4 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.31%) SAS
6 2 (1.77%) Apache
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.88%) Captiva
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.88%) Documentum
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (10.62%) SAP PP
2 11 (9.73%) SAP FI
3 10 (8.85%) SAP MM
3 10 (8.85%) SAP SD
4 9 (7.96%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (7.96%) SAP CO
5 6 (5.31%) SAP ERP
6 4 (3.54%) SAP LE
7 3 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (2.65%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (2.65%) SAP SCM
7 3 (2.65%) SAP PS
8 2 (1.77%) SAP HR
8 2 (1.77%) SAP PM
8 2 (1.77%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.88%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.88%) SAP FSCM
9 1 (0.88%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.88%) SAP FI-GL
9 1 (0.88%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.35%) SAN
1 23 (20.35%) NAS
2 14 (12.39%) Firewall
3 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.62%) Internet
3 12 (10.62%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (8.85%) DNS
5 8 (7.08%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (3.54%) IPsec
6 4 (3.54%) VPN
6 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.77%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.42%) MySQL
3 5 (4.42%) SAP BW
4 4 (3.54%) DB2
5 3 (2.65%) MaxDB
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.77%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.77%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) LSMW
3 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.88%) Ant
3 1 (0.88%) JUnit
3 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 49 (43.36%) Finance
2 29 (25.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.65%) Marketing
3 3 (2.65%) Electronics
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Consultant
2 31 (27.43%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (16.81%) Support Specialist
4 18 (15.93%) Analyst
5 14 (12.39%) SAP Support
6 12 (10.62%) Support Analyst
7 11 (9.73%) Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 8 (7.08%) Functional Consultant
10 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 7 (6.19%) Architect
10 7 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.31%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.31%) SAP Architect
12 5 (4.42%) SAP Manager
12 5 (4.42%) Lead Architect
12 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (4.42%) Storage Specialist
12 5 (4.42%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.93%) .NET
2 11 (9.73%) CSS
3 10 (8.85%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.42%) SAP Basis
4 5 (4.42%) LAMP
5 4 (3.54%) HTML
5 4 (3.54%) Web Services
5 4 (3.54%) Ajax
6 3 (2.65%) HTML5
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.65%) SOAP
7 2 (1.77%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (1.77%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.77%) jQuery
7 2 (1.77%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.77%) RESTful
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Axis
8 1 (0.88%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.88%) JSTL
8 1 (0.88%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.85%) Clustering
3 3 (2.65%) DTV
4 2 (1.77%) AS400
4 2 (1.77%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.88%) Life Science
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.50%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) UNIX
3 2 (1.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.32%) ITIL
2 14 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (10.62%) GAP Analysis
4 11 (9.73%) ERP
5 10 (8.85%) Load Balancing
6 9 (7.96%) Problem Management
7 7 (6.19%) Test Scripting
8 5 (4.42%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.42%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (4.42%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.42%) Logistics
8 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.42%) Change Management
9 4 (3.54%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.54%) Workflow
9 4 (3.54%) Migration
10 3 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.65%) Resource Management
10 3 (2.65%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.70%) Java
2 19 (16.81%) ABAP
3 14 (12.39%) SQL
4 5 (4.42%) PHP
5 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.54%) C#
6 3 (2.65%) C
7 2 (1.77%) Perl
7 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.88%) C++
8 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 52 (46.02%) SAP Certification
2 10 (8.85%) MCP
2 10 (8.85%) MCSE
2 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.85%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.96%) Degree
4 7 (6.19%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.54%) CCNP
7 3 (2.65%) HND
7 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.77%) OCP
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.77%) RHCE
8 2 (1.77%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.77%) CIMA
8 2 (1.77%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (29.20%) ISO 9001
1 33 (29.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 18 (15.93%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.50%) VMware ESX
4 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Puppet
2 2 (1.77%) SCCM
2 2 (1.77%) WMI
2 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 33 (29.20%) HP
2 33 (29.20%) VMware
3 29 (25.66%) Cisco
4 13 (11.50%) Oracle
5 10 (8.85%) Symantec
5 10 (8.85%) JDA
5 10 (8.85%) Veritas
6 5 (4.42%) 3PAR
6 5 (4.42%) Brocade
6 5 (4.42%) NetApp
7 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.54%) TippingPoint
8 3 (2.65%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.77%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.77%) Sun
9 2 (1.77%) Qualys
9 2 (1.77%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.88%) Open Text
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: Negotiable on experience + benefits + pensio
Posted: 14 days ago