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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 62 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAP 42 35 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.12% 2.79% 4.70%
As % of the Vendors category 6.71% 5.98% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 41
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,361 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £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
626 585 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.54% 46.65% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 558 515 407
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 28 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 28 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 35 £39,000 -25.00% 1
North Wales -3 2 £50,000 +75.43%
West Wales - 1 £25,000 - 1
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 40 (42.55%) Finance
2 37 (39.36%) SAP Certification
3 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
4 29 (30.85%) VMware
5 27 (28.72%) Manufacturing
6 26 (27.66%) HP
6 26 (27.66%) ITIL
7 25 (26.60%) ISO 9001
7 25 (26.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (23.40%) Cisco
9 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
10 16 (17.02%) SQL
11 15 (15.96%) Firewall
12 14 (14.89%) .NET
12 14 (14.89%) Windows
12 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
12 14 (14.89%) SAN
13 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
13 13 (13.83%) NAS
14 12 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (12.77%) Load Balancing
14 12 (12.77%) SAP Implementation
14 12 (12.77%) Oracle
14 12 (12.77%) IIS
14 12 (12.77%) Java
14 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (12.77%) NetWeaver
15 11 (11.70%) Internet
15 11 (11.70%) SAP PP
15 11 (11.70%) ABAP

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 12 (12.77%) IIS
1 12 (12.77%) NetWeaver
2 7 (7.45%) CMS
2 7 (7.45%) Commerce Server
3 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.13%) SAS
6 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.06%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (11.70%) SAP PP
2 7 (7.45%) SAP SD
3 6 (6.38%) SAP MM
4 5 (5.32%) SAP FI
4 5 (5.32%) SAP CO
4 5 (5.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (5.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (4.26%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.06%) SAP PS
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.06%) Magento
6 1 (1.06%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (1.06%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.06%) SAP SRM
6 1 (1.06%) SAP FS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.96%) Firewall
2 14 (14.89%) SAN
3 13 (13.83%) NAS
4 11 (11.70%) Internet
5 9 (9.57%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (8.51%) DNS
7 7 (7.45%) VPN
7 7 (7.45%) IPsec
7 7 (7.45%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (6.38%) BGP
8 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.32%) LAN
9 5 (5.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (5.32%) VRRP
9 5 (5.32%) Network Security
9 5 (5.32%) FWSM
9 5 (5.32%) HSRP
10 1 (1.06%) DHCP
10 1 (1.06%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (6.38%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.26%) SAP BW
3 4 (4.26%) SAP BI
4 3 (3.19%) DB2
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.19%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.06%) LSMW
General
1 40 (42.55%) Finance
2 27 (28.72%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.38%) Marketing
4 5 (5.32%) Electronics
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Consultant
2 17 (18.09%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (17.02%) Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (12.77%) Architect
5 11 (11.70%) Support Specialist
5 11 (11.70%) SAP Support
6 10 (10.64%) SAP Architect
6 10 (10.64%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 9 (9.57%) Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Lead Architect
8 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.45%) Network Engineer
9 7 (7.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.32%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) .NET
2 10 (10.64%) CSS
3 7 (7.45%) HTML
3 7 (7.45%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (6.38%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (6.38%) jQuery
4 6 (6.38%) LINQ
4 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET
4 6 (6.38%) SOAP
4 6 (6.38%) Web Services
4 6 (6.38%) XML
5 4 (4.26%) SAP Basis
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.13%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.06%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.32%) DTV
3 4 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (2.13%) AS400
4 2 (2.13%) Firmware
5 1 (1.06%) NHS
5 1 (1.06%) Social Media
5 1 (1.06%) iSeries
5 1 (1.06%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) UNIX
3 3 (3.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) ITIL
2 12 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (12.77%) Load Balancing
2 12 (12.77%) SAP Implementation
3 10 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.45%) Capacity Management
5 6 (6.38%) Web Development
5 6 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.32%) Change Management
6 5 (5.32%) Project Management
6 5 (5.32%) Programme Management
6 5 (5.32%) Performance Management
6 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.26%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (4.26%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) SQL
2 12 (12.77%) Java
3 11 (11.70%) ABAP
4 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.19%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.19%) C
6 1 (1.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 37 (39.36%) SAP Certification
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) MCSE
4 9 (9.57%) MCP
4 9 (9.57%) Degree
5 8 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.51%) CCNP
6 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.19%) HND
7 3 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.13%) CIMA
8 2 (2.13%) ACCA
9 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.06%) CCIP
9 1 (1.06%) CCNA
9 1 (1.06%) CCDA
9 1 (1.06%) CCDP
9 1 (1.06%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.60%) ISO 9001
1 25 (26.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.45%) SLA
3 6 (6.38%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.45%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (37.23%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.85%) VMware
3 26 (27.66%) HP
4 22 (23.40%) Cisco
5 12 (12.77%) Oracle
6 9 (9.57%) JDA
7 7 (7.45%) Veritas
7 7 (7.45%) Symantec
8 5 (5.32%) F5
9 4 (4.26%) NetApp
10 3 (3.19%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.13%) TippingPoint
11 2 (2.13%) Brocade
12 1 (1.06%) Citrix
12 1 (1.06%) IBM
12 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
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