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 2 September 2015 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 31 51 29
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs citing SAP 344 252 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.05% 4.60% 6.46%
As % of the Vendors category 12.82% 9.07% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 208 196 281
Average salary £49,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.91% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £30,275
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +1.94%
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
2683 2778 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.18% 50.75% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2311 2388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Coventry +2 104 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Birmingham +8 101 £50,000 -9.09% 20
Warwickshire -12 30 £51,250 +21.01% 1
Staffordshire +29 27 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Worcestershire +12 22 £37,500 -11.76%
Shropshire +10 18 £58,935 -
Solihull +13 16 £44,000 +9.95% 2
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 234 (35.35%) Finance
2 222 (33.53%) Manufacturing
3 173 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 165 (24.92%) Project Management
5 159 (24.02%) ERP
6 112 (16.92%) SAP FI
7 110 (16.62%) Change Management
8 108 (16.31%) SAP FI/CO
8 108 (16.31%) SAP CO
9 106 (16.01%) Logistics
10 103 (15.56%) Retail
11 96 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
12 84 (12.69%) Microsoft
12 84 (12.69%) SAP SD
13 83 (12.54%) CRM
14 75 (11.33%) Oracle
14 75 (11.33%) Automotive
15 68 (10.27%) MS Excel
16 67 (10.12%) SAP SCM
17 65 (9.82%) ABAP
18 61 (9.21%) BusinessObjects
19 60 (9.06%) SQL
20 57 (8.61%) ITIL
20 57 (8.61%) PRINCE2
21 52 (7.85%) SAP MM
22 48 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
22 48 (7.25%) Publishing
23 45 (6.80%) SAP ERP
24 43 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
25 41 (6.19%) Business Analysis

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (3.63%) SharePoint
2 23 (3.47%) NetWeaver
3 7 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.06%) CMS
4 5 (0.76%) MTS
4 5 (0.76%) Documentum
4 5 (0.76%) SAP Portal
5 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.45%) IIS
6 3 (0.45%) Moodle
7 2 (0.30%) SugarCRM
7 2 (0.30%) Mule
8 1 (0.15%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.15%) JBoss
8 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) SAP EP
Applications
1 68 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.27%) MS Office
3 14 (2.11%) MS Project
4 7 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.45%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 112 (16.92%) SAP FI
2 108 (16.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 108 (16.31%) SAP CO
3 84 (12.69%) SAP SD
4 67 (10.12%) SAP SCM
5 52 (7.85%) SAP MM
6 45 (6.80%) SAP ERP
7 37 (5.59%) SAP Business One
8 25 (3.78%) SAP HR
9 24 (3.63%) SAP CRM
10 21 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 21 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
11 18 (2.72%) SAP Retail
12 14 (2.11%) SAP HCM
13 13 (1.96%) SAP LE
14 11 (1.66%) SAP BPC
14 11 (1.66%) ResourceLink
14 11 (1.66%) SAP APO
14 11 (1.66%) SAP PP
15 8 (1.21%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.81%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.06%) VoIP
2 6 (0.91%) LAN
2 6 (0.91%) PBX
2 6 (0.91%) DHCP
2 6 (0.91%) DNS
2 6 (0.91%) Wireless
3 5 (0.76%) WLAN
4 4 (0.60%) RFID
5 3 (0.45%) MPLS
5 3 (0.45%) NAS
6 2 (0.30%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (0.30%) Intranet
6 2 (0.30%) SAN
6 2 (0.30%) HTTP
7 1 (0.15%) SNMP
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) VPN
7 1 (0.15%) DMZ
7 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.21%) BusinessObjects
2 35 (5.29%) SAP BI
3 34 (5.14%) SAP BW
4 26 (3.93%) SQL Server
5 25 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (3.32%) SAP HANA
7 11 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
8 10 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.51%) Oracle Exadata
9 9 (1.36%) Big Data
9 9 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.36%) OLAP
10 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (1.21%) LSMW
2 6 (0.91%) Hudson
3 3 (0.45%) NWDI
3 3 (0.45%) NWDS
3 3 (0.45%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.30%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.30%) Subversion
4 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 234 (35.35%) Finance
2 222 (33.53%) Manufacturing
3 103 (15.56%) Retail
4 75 (11.33%) Automotive
5 48 (7.25%) Publishing
6 36 (5.44%) Marketing
7 20 (3.02%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.42%) Electronics
9 9 (1.36%) Billing
10 6 (0.91%) Local Government
11 4 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.60%) Legal
11 4 (0.60%) German Language
12 3 (0.45%) Law
12 3 (0.45%) Back Office
13 2 (0.30%) Front Office
13 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.30%) Advertising
14 1 (0.15%) Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 165 (24.92%) Consultant
2 139 (21.00%) SAP Consultant
3 106 (16.01%) Analyst
4 88 (13.29%) SAP Manager
5 64 (9.67%) Business Analyst
6 63 (9.52%) Developer
7 61 (9.21%) Architect
8 57 (8.61%) Project Manager
9 54 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
10 53 (8.01%) SAP Architect
11 51 (7.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 40 (6.04%) SAP Analyst
12 40 (6.04%) SAP Project Manager
13 29 (4.38%) Systems Manager
13 29 (4.38%) SAP Developer
14 28 (4.23%) Business Manager
15 27 (4.08%) SAP Business Analyst
16 24 (3.63%) Business Consultant
17 22 (3.32%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
17 22 (3.32%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.38%) SAP PI
2 18 (2.72%) .NET
3 15 (2.27%) EDI
4 14 (2.11%) SOAP
5 13 (1.96%) SAP Basis
6 12 (1.81%) SAP ALE
7 10 (1.51%) Middleware
8 9 (1.36%) SAP XI
9 7 (1.06%) SAP Smart Forms
10 6 (0.91%) Web Dynpro
10 6 (0.91%) Web Services
11 5 (0.76%) HTML
11 5 (0.76%) BAPI
12 4 (0.60%) CSS
12 4 (0.60%) JDBC
13 3 (0.45%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.45%) XML
13 3 (0.45%) jQuery
14 2 (0.30%) REST
14 2 (0.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.93%) FMCG
3 16 (2.42%) DTV
4 15 (2.27%) User Experience
5 13 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.81%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.36%) PMI
8 8 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.06%) LIMS
10 4 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.45%) EPoS
11 3 (0.45%) Clustering
11 3 (0.45%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.45%) Derivative
11 3 (0.45%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.30%) Replication
12 2 (0.30%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.30%) BYOD
12 2 (0.30%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (2.87%) UNIX
1 19 (2.87%) Windows
2 15 (2.27%) Linux
3 8 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (0.91%) AIX
5 5 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (0.30%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) SUSE
9 1 (0.15%) VMS
9 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 165 (24.92%) Project Management
3 159 (24.02%) ERP
4 110 (16.62%) Change Management
5 106 (16.01%) Logistics
6 96 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
7 83 (12.54%) CRM
8 57 (8.61%) ITIL
8 57 (8.61%) PRINCE2
9 48 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 41 (6.19%) Business Analysis
11 40 (6.04%) Supply Chain Management
11 40 (6.04%) Service Delivery
12 38 (5.74%) SAP Implementation
13 30 (4.53%) Asset Management
13 30 (4.53%) Data Modelling
14 29 (4.38%) Programme Management
15 24 (3.63%) Integration Testing
16 23 (3.47%) Procure-to-pay
17 21 (3.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (9.82%) ABAP
2 60 (9.06%) SQL
3 18 (2.72%) T-SQL
3 18 (2.72%) Java
4 8 (1.21%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.76%) C#
6 5 (0.76%) Python
6 5 (0.76%) SAPscript
7 4 (0.60%) VB
7 4 (0.60%) C
8 3 (0.45%) PHP
8 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.30%) COBOL
9 2 (0.30%) VBA
10 1 (0.15%) VBScript
10 1 (0.15%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.15%) C++
10 1 (0.15%) RPG
10 1 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (5.59%) PMI Certification
2 36 (5.44%) PMP
3 24 (3.63%) Degree
4 23 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 23 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.66%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.06%) CCNA
7 7 (1.06%) ACCA
8 5 (0.76%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.45%) MBA
11 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.30%) CITP
11 2 (0.30%) CCA
11 2 (0.30%) CISSP
11 2 (0.30%) CCNP
11 2 (0.30%) NCDA
11 2 (0.30%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.21%) SLA
2 5 (0.76%) QA
3 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.30%) vSphere
3 1 (0.15%) Xen
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.60%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (0.60%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.15%) Puppet
4 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.15%) Linux-HA
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.15%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 84 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.33%) Oracle
3 35 (5.29%) Sage
4 28 (4.23%) IBM
5 23 (3.47%) Pegasus
6 21 (3.17%) Cognos
7 12 (1.81%) Cisco
7 12 (1.81%) Tableau
8 10 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
8 10 (1.51%) JDA
9 9 (1.36%) Siebel
9 9 (1.36%) Teradata
9 9 (1.36%) Infor
9 9 (1.36%) Northgate
10 8 (1.21%) Epicor
11 7 (1.06%) JD Edwards
12 6 (0.91%) Informatica
12 6 (0.91%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.91%) Oneserve
13 5 (0.76%) CA
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: Negotiable, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum + Top of the range Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonuses, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Holidays, Bupa & Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + See advert for full details
Posted: 12 days ago