The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 11 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 Watford region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 60 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 14 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.36% 3.83% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.58% 6.25% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 14
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £43,000 £52,950
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
391 192 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 66.05% 61.34% 64.33%
Number of salaries quoted 273 137 123
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
Hertfordshire

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SAP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Watford region.

SAP Salary Trend in Watford

SAP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Watford

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 14 (36.84%) ABAP
1 14 (36.84%) Workflow
2 13 (34.21%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) OO
3 12 (31.58%) Web Dynpro
4 11 (28.95%) SAP Smart Forms
4 11 (28.95%) SAPscript
4 11 (28.95%) EDI
4 11 (28.95%) Adobe
4 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
4 11 (28.95%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (26.32%) HTML
6 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
6 9 (23.68%) Sybase
6 9 (23.68%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) HTML5
7 7 (18.42%) Windows
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle
8 6 (15.79%) HP
8 6 (15.79%) SAN
8 6 (15.79%) EPoS
8 6 (15.79%) Retail
9 5 (13.16%) SAP FI
9 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
9 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
10 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) iPlanet
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SAP FI
2 4 (10.53%) SAP APO
3 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.63%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) FTP
3 2 (5.26%) NAS
3 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (2.63%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) HTTP
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.89%) SAP HANA
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) ABAP Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) ABAP Developer
4 6 (15.79%) SAP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SAP Support
5 3 (7.89%) SAP Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Support Manager
5 3 (7.89%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) SAP CO Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) SAP FI Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Web Dynpro
2 11 (28.95%) SAP Smart Forms
2 11 (28.95%) EDI
3 10 (26.32%) HTML
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
4 9 (23.68%) HTML5
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 3 (7.89%) SAP PI
6 3 (7.89%) SAP XI
7 2 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.63%) Middleware
8 1 (2.63%) J2EE
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.63%) SAP Basis
8 1 (2.63%) SAP ALE
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (2.63%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.79%) EPoS
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) zOS
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Workflow
2 13 (34.21%) OO
3 11 (28.95%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) ERP
5 4 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Test Management
6 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) ABAP
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) SAPscript
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Jython
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ACCA
2 2 (5.26%) CIMA
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) SRDF
3 3 (7.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.63%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Adobe
2 9 (23.68%) Sybase
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) EMC
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) Hitachi
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
5 3 (7.89%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) Brocade
6 2 (5.26%) Fujitsu
6 2 (5.26%) Twitter
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.63%) JBoss
7 1 (2.63%) BMC
7 1 (2.63%) Nintex
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat