The table below looks at the statistics for the SAP Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Support
Rank 183 194 163
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 25 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.20% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.21% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
SAP Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5125 5163 4549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 94.75% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4248 4385 3888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SAP Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP Support in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAP Support Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Support
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP Support Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP Support
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP Support across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SAP Support Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP Support
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Support within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham +16 19 £40,000 -11.11%
Warwickshire +15 3 £35,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
SAP Support
England

SAP Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (78.05%) ABAP
3 17 (41.46%) Logistics
3 17 (41.46%) EDI
4 15 (36.59%) Finance
5 14 (34.15%) SAP BW
6 13 (31.71%) Manufacturing
7 12 (29.27%) SAP MM
8 10 (24.39%) SAP WM
9 9 (21.95%) SAP Smart Forms
9 9 (21.95%) LSMW
9 9 (21.95%) SAP FI
9 9 (21.95%) SAPscript
10 8 (19.51%) SAP R/3
10 8 (19.51%) BAPI
11 7 (17.07%) SAP CRM
11 7 (17.07%) SAP XI
11 7 (17.07%) Project Management
11 7 (17.07%) CRM
12 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
12 6 (14.63%) SAP Implementation
13 4 (9.76%) SAP SD
14 2 (4.88%) Degree
14 2 (4.88%) ERP
14 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
15 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
15 1 (2.44%) ETL
15 1 (2.44%) VMS

SAP Support
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited SAP Support in their job title 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 with SAP Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 12 (29.27%) SAP MM
2 10 (24.39%) SAP WM
3 9 (21.95%) SAP FI
4 8 (19.51%) SAP R/3
5 7 (17.07%) SAP CRM
6 4 (9.76%) SAP SD
7 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
7 1 (2.44%) SAP CO
7 1 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (2.44%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SAP BW
2 6 (14.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) LSMW
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) EDI
2 9 (21.95%) SAP Smart Forms
3 8 (19.51%) BAPI
4 7 (17.07%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) FMCG
1 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Logistics
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) CRM
3 6 (14.63%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (4.88%) ERP
5 1 (2.44%) ETL
5 1 (2.44%) B2B
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) ABAP
2 9 (21.95%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards