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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 70 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 35 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.53% 3.09% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 5.89% 6.52% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 32
Average salary £37,500 £41,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.17% -18.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £30,000 £33,361
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £85,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -
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
594 629 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.95% 47.44% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 473 545 523
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -5 23 £37,500 -6.25% 4
West Wales +17 8 £27,000 +8.00% 1
North Wales 0 4 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
3 26 (32.91%) VMware
4 24 (30.38%) SAP Certification
4 24 (30.38%) HP
4 24 (30.38%) ISO 9001
4 24 (30.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (30.38%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (26.58%) ITIL
5 21 (26.58%) Finance
6 20 (25.32%) ERP
7 15 (18.99%) Windows
7 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (17.72%) Marketing
9 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (16.46%) UNIX
10 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
10 12 (15.19%) Firewall
11 11 (13.92%) Programme Management
12 10 (12.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (12.66%) Degree
12 10 (12.66%) German Language
12 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (12.66%) Electronics
12 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
12 10 (12.66%) DTV
13 9 (11.39%) Internet
13 9 (11.39%) Oracle
13 9 (11.39%) Asset Management
13 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 5 (6.33%) Apache
2 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.53%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.27%) Agresso
3 1 (1.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Firewall
2 9 (11.39%) Internet
3 5 (6.33%) Network Security
4 4 (5.06%) NetScaler
4 4 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (5.06%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (5.06%) BIG-IP
4 4 (5.06%) MPLS
4 4 (5.06%) OSPF
4 4 (5.06%) BGP
4 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.06%) IPv6
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) Intranet
5 1 (1.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) MySQL
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) MS Access
2 3 (3.80%) Big Data
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Marketing
3 12 (15.19%) Manufacturing
4 10 (12.66%) Electronics
4 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
4 10 (12.66%) German Language
5 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Automotive
6 2 (2.53%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.27%) French Language
7 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Architect
2 11 (13.92%) Consultant
2 11 (13.92%) Recruitment Consultant
2 11 (13.92%) Trainee
2 11 (13.92%) Trainee Consultant
3 9 (11.39%) Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Support Specialist
5 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Applications Manager
6 5 (6.33%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 5 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) Business Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) COM
3 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.33%) WinForms
3 5 (6.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.33%) WPF
3 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.80%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) Laravel
5 1 (1.27%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.27%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.27%) Symfony
5 1 (1.27%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.27%) CakePHP
5 1 (1.27%) WCF
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) SOAP
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) DTV
3 8 (10.13%) Clustering
3 8 (10.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (6.33%) iPad
4 5 (6.33%) iPhone
5 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.80%) User Experience
6 3 (3.80%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.80%) GIS
7 2 (2.53%) Social Media
7 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.27%) Statistics
8 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 13 (16.46%) UNIX
3 8 (10.13%) Solaris
4 6 (7.59%) Linux
5 5 (6.33%) Android
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.06%) AIX
7 1 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) ITIL
3 20 (25.32%) ERP
4 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.92%) Programme Management
6 10 (12.66%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (11.39%) Asset Management
8 8 (10.13%) Information Security
8 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.13%) Change Management
8 8 (10.13%) Load Balancing
8 8 (10.13%) Product Management
9 7 (8.86%) MVC
10 6 (7.59%) Service Management
10 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
10 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity
10 6 (7.59%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.33%) Server Building
11 5 (6.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) C#
2 5 (6.33%) SQL
3 3 (3.80%) PHP
3 3 (3.80%) Java
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) SAP Certification
2 10 (12.66%) Degree
3 8 (10.13%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.06%) CISA
4 4 (5.06%) CISM
4 4 (5.06%) RHCE
4 4 (5.06%) GSEC
4 4 (5.06%) CISSP
4 4 (5.06%) CRISC
5 3 (3.80%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.53%) MBA
6 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (30.38%) ISO 9001
1 24 (30.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.33%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) Firmware
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) NetBackup
1 4 (5.06%) Nessus
1 4 (5.06%) Puppet
1 4 (5.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.91%) VMware
3 24 (30.38%) HP
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco
5 8 (10.13%) Veritas
5 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.33%) Xamarin
7 4 (5.06%) LogRhythm
7 4 (5.06%) Qualys
7 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.06%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.06%) F5
7 4 (5.06%) Dell
7 4 (5.06%) Citrix
7 4 (5.06%) NetApp
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Zend
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