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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 73 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAP 196 321 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.66% 6.62% 5.09%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 13.03% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 141 254 181
Average salary £52,500 £49,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.52% -5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
2550 2463 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.62% 50.76% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2249 2025 2032
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -34 85 £52,000 +4.52% 5
Coventry -6 31 £56,500 +29.88% 3
Warwickshire -9 18 £48,750 +17.46% 1
Solihull +2 12 £41,000 +9.33%
Staffordshire -11 12 £38,250 -33.47% 1
Worcestershire -8 4 £47,250 -0.52%
Shropshire -3 3 £35,000 +44.32%
Walsall -5 1 £47,500 -47.22%
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 119 (27.61%) Manufacturing
2 110 (25.52%) Finance
3 84 (19.49%) Project Management
4 69 (16.01%) CRM
5 67 (15.55%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
8 62 (14.39%) Degree
9 61 (14.15%) ABAP
10 60 (13.92%) Oracle
11 59 (13.69%) ERP
11 59 (13.69%) Logistics
12 48 (11.14%) SAP Implementation
13 46 (10.67%) Business Objects
13 46 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
14 43 (9.98%) Change Management
14 43 (9.98%) Retail
15 38 (8.82%) SAP BW
16 37 (8.58%) SAP MM
17 35 (8.12%) SAP FI
18 34 (7.89%) Automotive
18 34 (7.89%) Business Transformation
19 33 (7.66%) Data Management
20 32 (7.42%) Data Warehouse
21 31 (7.19%) EDI
21 31 (7.19%) SAP SD
21 31 (7.19%) SAP CRM
22 29 (6.73%) SAP WM
23 27 (6.26%) Security Cleared
24 26 (6.03%) IBM

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (3.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.86%) NetWeaver
3 7 (1.62%) Documentum
4 6 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.46%) IIS
6 2 (0.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) SAS
7 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.23%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.86%) MS Office
3 6 (1.39%) MS Project
4 5 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (8.58%) SAP MM
2 35 (8.12%) SAP FI
3 31 (7.19%) SAP CRM
3 31 (7.19%) SAP SD
4 29 (6.73%) SAP WM
5 25 (5.80%) SAP HR
6 24 (5.57%) SAP CO
7 23 (5.34%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (3.94%) SAP SCM
9 15 (3.48%) SAP HCM
10 14 (3.25%) SAP BPC
11 12 (2.78%) SAP PP
12 11 (2.55%) Oracle ERP
12 11 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (2.09%) SAP QM
14 8 (1.86%) SAP PM
14 8 (1.86%) SAP Payroll
14 8 (1.86%) SAP APO
15 7 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
15 7 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.94%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.70%) FTP
1 3 (0.70%) MPLS
1 3 (0.70%) H.323
1 3 (0.70%) Cisco ICM
1 3 (0.70%) Network Security
2 2 (0.46%) HTTP
2 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.46%) DNS
2 2 (0.46%) DHCP
3 1 (0.23%) LAN
3 1 (0.23%) WAN
3 1 (0.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.67%) BusinessObjects
2 38 (8.82%) SAP BW
3 32 (7.42%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.78%) SAP BI
5 10 (2.32%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.16%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (0.93%) Big Data
9 3 (0.70%) QlikView
9 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.70%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.70%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.46%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.46%) DB2
10 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (2.78%) LSMW
2 2 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.23%) Ant
General
1 119 (27.61%) Manufacturing
2 110 (25.52%) Finance
3 43 (9.98%) Retail
4 34 (7.89%) Automotive
5 16 (3.71%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.09%) Marketing
7 8 (1.86%) Electronics
8 7 (1.62%) Billing
9 6 (1.39%) Publishing
10 5 (1.16%) German Language
11 4 (0.93%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.93%) Local Government
12 3 (0.70%) Banking
12 3 (0.70%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.70%) French Language
13 2 (0.46%) Advertising
13 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) Back Office
14 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 158 (36.66%) Consultant
2 130 (30.16%) SAP Consultant
3 69 (16.01%) Architect
4 54 (12.53%) Analyst
5 42 (9.74%) SAP Architect
6 34 (7.89%) Developer
7 33 (7.66%) Solutions Architect
8 31 (7.19%) SAP Manager
9 26 (6.03%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 23 (5.34%) SAP Support
11 22 (5.10%) Business Analyst
12 21 (4.87%) SAP Analyst
13 20 (4.64%) Programme Manager
13 20 (4.64%) SAP Developer
14 19 (4.41%) Project Manager
15 16 (3.71%) Functional Consultant
16 15 (3.48%) Senior Manager
17 14 (3.25%) SAP SD Consultant
18 13 (3.02%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 13 (3.02%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.19%) EDI
2 17 (3.94%) .NET
3 14 (3.25%) BAPI
4 13 (3.02%) SAP Basis
5 11 (2.55%) SAP ALE
5 11 (2.55%) Middleware
6 10 (2.32%) SAP XI
7 8 (1.86%) Web Services
8 7 (1.62%) SAP Smart Forms
9 6 (1.39%) HTML
10 5 (1.16%) CSS
11 4 (0.93%) SOAP
11 4 (0.93%) J2EE
11 4 (0.93%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.70%) XHTML
12 3 (0.70%) XML
12 3 (0.70%) VXML
12 3 (0.70%) Grails
12 3 (0.70%) RESTful
13 2 (0.46%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.55%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (2.32%) FMCG
4 8 (1.86%) DTV
5 7 (1.62%) EPoS
6 4 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.70%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.70%) Learning Management System
7 3 (0.70%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.46%) TRADACOMS
8 2 (0.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.46%) User Experience
8 2 (0.46%) Clustering
8 2 (0.46%) Life Science
8 2 (0.46%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.46%) Economics
8 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.23%) PMI
9 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.62%) Linux
2 5 (1.16%) Windows
3 3 (0.70%) AIX
3 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.23%) Solaris
5 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (19.49%) Project Management
2 69 (16.01%) CRM
3 65 (15.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
5 59 (13.69%) ERP
5 59 (13.69%) Logistics
6 48 (11.14%) SAP Implementation
7 43 (9.98%) Change Management
8 34 (7.89%) Business Transformation
9 33 (7.66%) Data Management
10 19 (4.41%) Programme Management
10 19 (4.41%) Business Analysis
11 18 (4.18%) ETL
12 17 (3.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (3.71%) Quality Management
13 16 (3.71%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (3.48%) Migration
15 14 (3.25%) Data Modelling
15 14 (3.25%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (3.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 61 (14.15%) ABAP
2 20 (4.64%) SQL
3 13 (3.02%) Java
4 8 (1.86%) VB
5 7 (1.62%) SAPscript
6 6 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.16%) C#
7 5 (1.16%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.93%) VB6
8 4 (0.93%) C
9 3 (0.70%) Groovy
10 2 (0.46%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.46%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.23%) VBA
11 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (14.39%) Degree
2 27 (6.26%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.32%) ISEB
5 7 (1.62%) SAP Certification
5 7 (1.62%) ACCA
5 7 (1.62%) CIMA
6 3 (0.70%) CISSP
6 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.70%) CCNP
6 3 (0.70%) CCIP
7 2 (0.46%) CCA
7 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.23%) PMP
8 1 (0.23%) CIPD
8 1 (0.23%) CISA
8 1 (0.23%) CISM
8 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (0.93%) SLA
3 3 (0.70%) QA
4 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.23%) XenApp
2 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 60 (13.92%) Oracle
2 46 (10.67%) Business Objects
3 26 (6.03%) IBM
4 17 (3.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (2.09%) Informatica
6 8 (1.86%) Teradata
6 8 (1.86%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.39%) JD Edwards
8 4 (0.93%) Sage
8 4 (0.93%) ATG
8 4 (0.93%) Infor
8 4 (0.93%) hybris
8 4 (0.93%) Cisco
9 3 (0.70%) Juniper
9 3 (0.70%) Cognos
9 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.70%) Verint
10 2 (0.46%) Talend
10 2 (0.46%) SEEBURGER
10 2 (0.46%) Sony
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