The first table below looks at the demand for SAP XI skills 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 XI over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
Rank 199 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAP XI 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.058% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
UK excluding London average salary £51,870 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.20% -13.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1734 1940 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.19% 38.71% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1722 1721
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SAP XI
England

SAP XI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP XI across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAP XI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP XI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP XI Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP XI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (88.89%) SAP PI
3 6 (66.67%) CRM
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) SAP BW
3 6 (66.67%) NetWeaver
3 6 (66.67%) SAP FI
3 6 (66.67%) SAP BI
3 6 (66.67%) SAP CRM
3 6 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (66.67%) SAP Basis
3 6 (66.67%) SAP CO
4 3 (33.33%) ABAP
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) B2B
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 2 (22.22%) WSDL
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Informatics
5 2 (22.22%) German Language
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) BAPI
5 2 (22.22%) Publishing
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Logistics
5 2 (22.22%) SAP ALE

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP XI 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 XI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) SAP FI
1 6 (66.67%) SAP CRM
1 6 (66.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (66.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SAP BW
1 6 (66.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
1 2 (22.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Administrator
1 6 (66.67%) Senior SAP Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) SAP PI
2 6 (66.67%) SAP Basis
3 2 (22.22%) SAP ALE
3 2 (22.22%) BAPI
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) CRM
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Business Development
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) ABAP
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe