The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 74 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAP 196 379 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.47% 7.33% 5.73%
As % of the Vendors category 7.09% 14.59% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 141 306 196
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £64,400 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
SAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2763 2598 2381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.96% 50.23% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2397 2190 2064
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 November 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 -38 89 £55,000 +10.55% 16
Coventry -11 26 £58,750 +39.88% 4
Warwickshire -28 20 £64,000 +60.00% 3
Staffordshire -8 13 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Solihull +3 10 £41,000 -8.88% 1
Worcestershire -16 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Walsall -1 3 £47,500 -47.22%
Shropshire -4 3 £35,000 +40.00%
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 135 (30.34%) Finance
2 112 (25.17%) Manufacturing
3 73 (16.40%) CRM
4 72 (16.18%) Project Management
5 70 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (15.28%) ABAP
7 66 (14.83%) ERP
8 65 (14.61%) Oracle
9 63 (14.16%) Degree
10 60 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
11 59 (13.26%) Logistics
12 51 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (11.01%) SAP Implementation
14 45 (10.11%) BusinessObjects
14 45 (10.11%) Business Objects
15 44 (9.89%) Retail
16 37 (8.31%) SAP BW
16 37 (8.31%) SAP MM
17 36 (8.09%) SAP CRM
18 35 (7.87%) Business Transformation
19 34 (7.64%) Automotive
20 31 (6.97%) EDI
21 30 (6.74%) SAP FI
21 30 (6.74%) Security Cleared
22 28 (6.29%) SAP SD
22 28 (6.29%) Change Management
23 27 (6.07%) SAP WM
24 26 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
25 24 (5.39%) Data Management
25 24 (5.39%) SQL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.80%) NetWeaver
3 6 (1.35%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.90%) Documentum
5 2 (0.45%) IIS
5 2 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.22%) SAS
6 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.22%) CMS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.22%) Drupal
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 19 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.47%) MS Project
3 8 (1.80%) MS Office
4 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (8.31%) SAP MM
2 36 (8.09%) SAP CRM
3 30 (6.74%) SAP FI
4 28 (6.29%) SAP SD
5 27 (6.07%) SAP WM
6 21 (4.72%) SAP CO
7 20 (4.49%) SAP FI/CO
8 18 (4.04%) SAP HR
9 17 (3.82%) SAP PP
10 16 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 14 (3.15%) SAP HCM
12 13 (2.92%) SAP BPC
13 12 (2.70%) SAP QM
14 11 (2.47%) Oracle ERP
15 10 (2.25%) SAP APO
16 9 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
17 8 (1.80%) SAP PM
17 8 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
17 8 (1.80%) SAP R/3
17 8 (1.80%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.37%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.12%) MPLS
1 5 (1.12%) H.323
1 5 (1.12%) Cisco ICM
2 4 (0.90%) FTP
3 3 (0.67%) Network Security
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) DNS
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.45%) DHCP
5 1 (0.22%) LAN
5 1 (0.22%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.11%) BusinessObjects
2 37 (8.31%) SAP BW
3 26 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.02%) SAP BI
6 8 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.35%) SAP HANA
8 5 (1.12%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.90%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.90%) Big Data
10 3 (0.67%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.67%) MySQL
10 3 (0.67%) QlikView
11 2 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (0.45%) DataStage
11 2 (0.45%) DB2
11 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (3.37%) LSMW
2 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.22%) Ant
3 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
General
1 135 (30.34%) Finance
2 112 (25.17%) Manufacturing
3 44 (9.89%) Retail
4 34 (7.64%) Automotive
5 19 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.70%) Marketing
7 11 (2.47%) Electronics
8 8 (1.80%) Billing
9 7 (1.57%) Publishing
10 4 (0.90%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.67%) Local Government
11 3 (0.67%) Banking
11 3 (0.67%) German Language
12 2 (0.45%) Advertising
12 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Legal
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 162 (36.40%) Consultant
2 137 (30.79%) SAP Consultant
3 61 (13.71%) Architect
4 51 (11.46%) Analyst
5 37 (8.31%) Developer
6 34 (7.64%) SAP Manager
7 30 (6.74%) SAP Architect
8 25 (5.62%) SAP Support
9 22 (4.94%) SAP Analyst
10 21 (4.72%) SAP Developer
10 21 (4.72%) Project Manager
10 21 (4.72%) Business Analyst
10 21 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (3.82%) Senior Manager
11 17 (3.82%) Programme Manager
12 16 (3.60%) ABAP Developer
13 15 (3.37%) Senior Consultant
13 15 (3.37%) SAP SD Consultant
13 15 (3.37%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 14 (3.15%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.97%) EDI
2 18 (4.04%) .NET
3 16 (3.60%) BAPI
3 16 (3.60%) SAP ALE
4 15 (3.37%) SAP Basis
5 14 (3.15%) SAP Smart Forms
6 11 (2.47%) Web Services
6 11 (2.47%) Middleware
7 10 (2.25%) SAP XI
8 8 (1.80%) HTML
9 5 (1.12%) CSS
9 5 (1.12%) VXML
10 4 (0.90%) SOAP
10 4 (0.90%) J2EE
10 4 (0.90%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.90%) Grails
11 3 (0.67%) SAP PI
11 3 (0.67%) RESTful
11 3 (0.67%) XML
11 3 (0.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.82%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.47%) DTV
3 11 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.25%) FMCG
5 7 (1.57%) Learning Management System
6 6 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.35%) E-Learning
7 4 (0.90%) User Experience
8 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.45%) Clustering
9 2 (0.45%) PMI
9 2 (0.45%) EPoS
9 2 (0.45%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.45%) Economics
9 2 (0.45%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.57%) Linux
2 5 (1.12%) Windows
3 3 (0.67%) AIX
3 3 (0.67%) UNIX
4 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.22%) Solaris
5 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (16.40%) CRM
2 72 (16.18%) Project Management
3 66 (14.83%) ERP
4 60 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (13.26%) Logistics
6 51 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (11.01%) SAP Implementation
8 35 (7.87%) Business Transformation
9 28 (6.29%) Change Management
10 24 (5.39%) Data Management
11 23 (5.17%) Programme Management
11 23 (5.17%) Quality Management
12 19 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (4.27%) Business Analysis
12 19 (4.27%) Enterprise Architecture
13 18 (4.04%) ETL
14 16 (3.60%) Data Modelling
14 16 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (3.37%) Migration
16 14 (3.15%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 68 (15.28%) ABAP
2 24 (5.39%) SQL
3 14 (3.15%) Java
3 14 (3.15%) SAPscript
4 9 (2.02%) VB
5 7 (1.57%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.12%) C#
8 4 (0.90%) VB6
8 4 (0.90%) Groovy
9 3 (0.67%) C
10 2 (0.45%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.45%) VBA
10 2 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (14.16%) Degree
2 30 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.70%) ACCA
3 12 (2.70%) CIMA
3 12 (2.70%) SAP Certification
4 7 (1.57%) ISEB
5 5 (1.12%) CCNP
5 5 (1.12%) CCIP
5 5 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.67%) CISSP
6 3 (0.67%) CIPD
7 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.45%) CCA
8 1 (0.22%) CISA
8 1 (0.22%) CISM
8 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.12%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.67%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) XenApp
3 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (3.82%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 65 (14.61%) Oracle
2 45 (10.11%) Business Objects
3 18 (4.04%) IBM
4 17 (3.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.25%) Sage
6 9 (2.02%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.57%) Cisco
8 6 (1.35%) Informatica
9 5 (1.12%) ATG
9 5 (1.12%) Teradata
9 5 (1.12%) Infor
9 5 (1.12%) hybris
9 5 (1.12%) Juniper
9 5 (1.12%) Sun
9 5 (1.12%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.90%) Verint
10 4 (0.90%) Cognos
11 3 (0.67%) Citrix
11 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.45%) SolidWorks
West Midlands
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £00000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + car allowance and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + 46 days hols + Great Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £80k - 100k per year + £5K Car Allowance + 10 % Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + 39 days hols + great pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £37,000 to £48,500 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago