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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 85 36 72
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +36
Permanent jobs citing SAP 23 61 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.70% 5.85% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.51% 12.30% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 14
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -9.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £27,850 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
655 496 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.34% 47.60% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 555 423 346
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £47,600 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
South Wales -44 18 £42,500 -3.40% 7
West Wales - 3 £80,000 -
North Wales -4 2 £28,000 -25.33% 1
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 19 (40.43%) .NET
4 18 (38.30%) Finance
5 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
6 15 (31.91%) ISO 9001
7 13 (27.66%) HP
7 13 (27.66%) SAP Certification
7 13 (27.66%) SQL
7 13 (27.66%) VMware
7 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (23.40%) HTML
8 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
8 11 (23.40%) Degree
9 10 (21.28%) ITIL
9 10 (21.28%) Web Development
10 9 (19.15%) Windows
10 9 (19.15%) XML
10 9 (19.15%) CSS
10 9 (19.15%) Crystal Reports
10 9 (19.15%) T-SQL
10 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
10 9 (19.15%) jQuery
11 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (17.02%) LINQ
11 8 (17.02%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (17.02%) SOAP
11 8 (17.02%) Web Services

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (8.51%) Commerce Server
1 4 (8.51%) IIS
1 4 (8.51%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.26%) SAP Business One
2 2 (4.26%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.13%) Agresso
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.13%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) NAS
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
3 2 (4.26%) Network Security
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) MS Access
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Local Government
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
2 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) SAP Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
3 9 (19.15%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) CSS
3 9 (19.15%) jQuery
4 8 (17.02%) LINQ
4 8 (17.02%) LINQ to SQL
4 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (17.02%) SOAP
4 8 (17.02%) Web Services
5 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.38%) WinForms
6 3 (6.38%) WPF
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.13%) CSS3
8 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) DTV
2 3 (6.38%) iPad
2 3 (6.38%) iPhone
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) FMCG
3 2 (4.26%) Open Source
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) AIX
3 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Web Development
3 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
3 6 (12.77%) ERP
3 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.26%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) MVC
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.26%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) T-SQL
3 9 (19.15%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.51%) Java
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) SAP Certification
2 11 (23.40%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) MCP
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.51%) MCSE
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) ISO 9001
2 13 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.38%) QA
4 2 (4.26%) SLA
4 2 (4.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) Firmware
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) HP
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) Veritas
5 4 (8.51%) Symantec
6 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
6 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.26%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
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