The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 75 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAP 24 63 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 4.96% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 10.59% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 50 23
Average salary £38,400 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £27,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £65,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
SAP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
585 595 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.70% 46.89% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 516 511 358
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -22 21 £38,400 +0.06% 3
North Wales -5 3 £40,000 +6.66%
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) ISO 9001
3 20 (43.48%) .NET
4 19 (41.30%) VMware
5 18 (39.13%) HP
5 18 (39.13%) SAP Certification
5 18 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
7 16 (34.78%) Finance
8 15 (32.61%) SQL
9 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
9 13 (28.26%) CSS
10 12 (26.09%) HTML
10 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
10 12 (26.09%) ITIL
11 11 (23.91%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (23.91%) XML
11 11 (23.91%) Windows
11 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
11 11 (23.91%) VB.NET
11 11 (23.91%) Web Development
11 11 (23.91%) jQuery
12 10 (21.74%) LINQ
12 10 (21.74%) Degree
12 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (21.74%) LINQ to SQL
12 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (21.74%) SOAP
12 10 (21.74%) Web Services

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 6 (13.04%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) Commerce Server
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.35%) SAP Business One
2 2 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.17%) Agresso
3 1 (2.17%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
2 6 (13.04%) SAN
2 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) NAS
3 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (6.52%) Network Security
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) BGP
5 2 (4.35%) EIGRP
5 2 (4.35%) VRRP
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.35%) IPsec
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.35%) FWSM
5 2 (4.35%) HSRP
6 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Electronics
3 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
2 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) SAP Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET
2 13 (28.26%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) jQuery
4 11 (23.91%) XML
5 10 (21.74%) SOAP
5 10 (21.74%) Web Services
5 10 (21.74%) LINQ
5 10 (21.74%) LINQ to SQL
5 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.52%) WPF
7 3 (6.52%) WinForms
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.17%) HTML5
9 1 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) DTV
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 3 (6.52%) iPhone
2 3 (6.52%) iPad
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Android
3 3 (6.52%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) ITIL
3 11 (23.91%) Web Development
4 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) ERP
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.35%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.35%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) Business Development
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.91%) T-SQL
3 11 (23.91%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.52%) C#
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) SAP Certification
2 10 (21.74%) Degree
3 8 (17.39%) MCP
4 6 (13.04%) MCSE
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CCNP
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (43.48%) ISO 9001
2 18 (39.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.70%) SLA
4 3 (6.52%) QA
5 2 (4.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.35%) Firmware
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) VMware
3 18 (39.13%) HP
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) Veritas
6 4 (8.70%) Symantec
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle
8 2 (4.35%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
8 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (4.35%) F5
8 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
9 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix
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