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 23 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 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 61 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 40 35 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.03% 2.79% 4.70%
As % of the Vendors category 6.54% 5.89% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 41
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,361 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
612 594 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.36% 47.33% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 542 523 406
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 23 July 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 23 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 -2 33 £39,000 -25.00% 5
North Wales 0 2 £50,000 +75.43%
West Wales - 1 £25,000 - 2
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 39 (41.94%) Finance
2 37 (39.78%) SAP Certification
3 33 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 28 (30.11%) VMware
5 27 (29.03%) Manufacturing
6 25 (26.88%) HP
6 25 (26.88%) ITIL
7 24 (25.81%) ISO 9001
7 24 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (22.58%) Cisco
9 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
10 15 (16.13%) Firewall
11 14 (15.05%) SQL
12 13 (13.98%) Java
12 13 (13.98%) .NET
12 13 (13.98%) Windows
12 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
12 13 (13.98%) SAN
12 13 (13.98%) NetWeaver
12 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (12.90%) NAS
13 12 (12.90%) Load Balancing
13 12 (12.90%) SAP Implementation
13 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
13 12 (12.90%) Oracle
13 12 (12.90%) ABAP
14 11 (11.83%) IIS
14 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (11.83%) Internet
14 11 (11.83%) SAP PP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (13.98%) NetWeaver
2 11 (11.83%) IIS
3 7 (7.53%) Commerce Server
3 7 (7.53%) CMS
4 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.15%) SAS
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (11.83%) SAP PP
2 7 (7.53%) SAP SD
3 6 (6.45%) SAP MM
4 5 (5.38%) SAP FI
4 5 (5.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (5.38%) SAP CO
4 5 (5.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (4.30%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.08%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.08%) SAP SRM
6 1 (1.08%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.08%) SAP FS
6 1 (1.08%) Magento
6 1 (1.08%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.13%) Firewall
2 13 (13.98%) SAN
3 12 (12.90%) NAS
4 11 (11.83%) Internet
5 8 (8.60%) DNS
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (7.53%) IPsec
6 7 (7.53%) VPN
7 6 (6.45%) BGP
8 5 (5.38%) EIGRP
8 5 (5.38%) VRRP
8 5 (5.38%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
8 5 (5.38%) LAN
8 5 (5.38%) FWSM
8 5 (5.38%) HSRP
8 5 (5.38%) Network Security
9 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.08%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.30%) SAP BW
4 4 (4.30%) SAP BI
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.23%) DB2
5 3 (3.23%) MaxDB
6 1 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.08%) LSMW
General
1 39 (41.94%) Finance
2 27 (29.03%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.45%) Marketing
4 5 (5.38%) Electronics
4 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (19.35%) Consultant
2 17 (18.28%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (17.20%) Analyst
4 12 (12.90%) Architect
4 12 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (12.90%) SAP Support
5 11 (11.83%) Support Specialist
6 10 (10.75%) SAP Architect
6 10 (10.75%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 9 (9.68%) Lead Architect
8 8 (8.60%) Developer
8 8 (8.60%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Network Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
11 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) CSS
3 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.45%) HTML
5 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.38%) SOAP
5 5 (5.38%) Web Services
5 5 (5.38%) XML
5 5 (5.38%) LINQ
5 5 (5.38%) jQuery
5 5 (5.38%) LINQ to SQL
5 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (4.30%) SAP Basis
7 3 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.15%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.08%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.38%) DTV
3 3 (3.23%) Clustering
4 2 (2.15%) AS400
4 2 (2.15%) Firmware
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.08%) iSeries
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Windows
2 7 (7.53%) UNIX
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) ITIL
2 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (12.90%) SAP Implementation
3 12 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.53%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.53%) Capacity Management
6 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (5.38%) Web Development
7 5 (5.38%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
8 4 (4.30%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.30%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (4.30%) Change Management
8 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.30%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) Java
3 12 (12.90%) ABAP
4 5 (5.38%) T-SQL
4 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
4 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.23%) C
5 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.08%) PHP
6 1 (1.08%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 37 (39.78%) SAP Certification
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.68%) Degree
4 9 (9.68%) MCSE
5 8 (8.60%) MCP
5 8 (8.60%) CCNP
5 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.23%) HND
8 2 (2.15%) ACCA
8 2 (2.15%) CIMA
9 1 (1.08%) MCITP
9 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.08%) CCIE
9 1 (1.08%) CCSP
9 1 (1.08%) CCIP
9 1 (1.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) ISO 9001
1 24 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.53%) SLA
3 6 (6.45%) QA
4 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (30.11%) VMware
3 25 (26.88%) HP
4 21 (22.58%) Cisco
5 12 (12.90%) Oracle
6 9 (9.68%) JDA
7 7 (7.53%) Veritas
7 7 (7.53%) Symantec
8 5 (5.38%) F5
9 4 (4.30%) NetApp
10 3 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.15%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.15%) Brocade
12 1 (1.08%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.08%) IBM
12 1 (1.08%) Citrix
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