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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 64 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 224 388 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.90% 7.44% 8.25%
As % of the Vendors category 7.70% 14.71% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 170 322 264
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 £39,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -4.76%
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
2908 2638 2304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.69% 50.56% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2457 2238 1928
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -35 97 £55,000 +13.40% 16
Coventry -13 41 £62,500 +47.05%
Warwickshire -33 19 £68,000 +81.33% 1
Staffordshire -16 10 £43,500 -24.34% 4
Solihull 0 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Worcestershire -24 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Walsall +1 3 £42,500 -
Shropshire 0 3 £35,000 +34.61% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 139 (29.70%) Finance
2 111 (23.72%) Manufacturing
3 92 (19.66%) CRM
4 88 (18.80%) ABAP
5 82 (17.52%) Project Management
6 73 (15.60%) ERP
7 64 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
8 58 (12.39%) Logistics
9 56 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
10 52 (11.11%) Degree
11 51 (10.90%) Oracle
11 51 (10.90%) SAP CRM
12 50 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 45 (9.62%) SAP BW
14 43 (9.19%) SAP MM
15 40 (8.55%) Automotive
16 36 (7.69%) Retail
17 35 (7.48%) SAP FI
18 34 (7.26%) SAP Implementation
19 33 (7.05%) SAP SD
19 33 (7.05%) Business Transformation
20 31 (6.62%) Change Management
20 31 (6.62%) Security Cleared
21 30 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
21 30 (6.41%) Business Objects
22 28 (5.98%) SAP WM
22 28 (5.98%) Business Analysis
23 27 (5.77%) Quality Management
24 26 (5.56%) Programme Management
24 26 (5.56%) EDI

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (4.06%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.71%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.50%) NetWeaver
4 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.21%) SAS
6 1 (0.21%) Drupal
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 21 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.63%) MS Project
3 8 (1.71%) MS Office
4 5 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 51 (10.90%) SAP CRM
2 43 (9.19%) SAP MM
3 35 (7.48%) SAP FI
4 33 (7.05%) SAP SD
5 28 (5.98%) SAP WM
6 21 (4.49%) SAP CO
6 21 (4.49%) SAP PP
7 20 (4.27%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (3.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 16 (3.42%) SAP HR
10 15 (3.21%) SAP BPC
11 14 (2.99%) SAP R/3
12 12 (2.56%) SAP SRM
12 12 (2.56%) SAP QM
13 11 (2.35%) SAP APO
13 11 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
14 10 (2.14%) SAP HCM
15 9 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
16 8 (1.71%) ENOVIA
16 8 (1.71%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.56%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.07%) MPLS
1 5 (1.07%) H.323
1 5 (1.07%) Cisco ICM
2 3 (0.64%) LAN
2 3 (0.64%) WAN
2 3 (0.64%) Network Security
3 2 (0.43%) Firewall
3 2 (0.43%) FTP
3 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.62%) SAP BW
2 30 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.71%) SAP HANA
5 8 (1.71%) SAP BI
6 7 (1.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.64%) MySQL
8 3 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.43%) Big Data
9 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.43%) QlikView
9 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.43%) Cognos Powerplay
9 2 (0.43%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 17 (3.63%) LSMW
2 2 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
General
1 139 (29.70%) Finance
2 111 (23.72%) Manufacturing
3 40 (8.55%) Automotive
4 36 (7.69%) Retail
5 18 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.42%) Marketing
7 11 (2.35%) Electronics
8 7 (1.50%) Publishing
8 7 (1.50%) Billing
9 4 (0.85%) German Language
9 4 (0.85%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.64%) Local Government
11 2 (0.43%) Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Advertising
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 163 (34.83%) Consultant
2 139 (29.70%) SAP Consultant
3 63 (13.46%) Architect
4 62 (13.25%) Analyst
5 43 (9.19%) Developer
6 36 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
7 33 (7.05%) SAP Support
7 33 (7.05%) SAP Architect
7 33 (7.05%) SAP Manager
8 30 (6.41%) SAP Developer
9 25 (5.34%) Business Analyst
10 21 (4.49%) Project Manager
11 20 (4.27%) ABAP Developer
11 20 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (3.63%) Senior Manager
13 16 (3.42%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 16 (3.42%) CRM Architect
13 16 (3.42%) Senior Consultant
14 15 (3.21%) SAP SD Consultant
14 15 (3.21%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.56%) EDI
2 22 (4.70%) BAPI
3 21 (4.49%) SAP Smart Forms
4 19 (4.06%) SAP ALE
5 17 (3.63%) .NET
6 13 (2.78%) SAP Basis
7 11 (2.35%) Middleware
8 10 (2.14%) SAP XI
8 10 (2.14%) Web Services
9 8 (1.71%) HTML
10 5 (1.07%) VXML
10 5 (1.07%) XML
10 5 (1.07%) Web Dynpro
10 5 (1.07%) Grails
11 4 (0.85%) CSS
11 4 (0.85%) SOAP
12 3 (0.64%) XHTML
12 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.64%) XML Schema
12 3 (0.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.35%) DTV
3 11 (2.35%) Learning Management System
4 10 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.92%) E-Learning
6 7 (1.50%) User Experience
7 6 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.28%) FMCG
7 6 (1.28%) Data Conversion
8 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.43%) Economics
9 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.43%) iPhone
9 2 (0.43%) PMI
9 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.21%) LIMS
10 1 (0.21%) EPoS
10 1 (0.21%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.50%) Linux
2 5 (1.07%) Windows
3 4 (0.85%) AIX
4 3 (0.64%) UNIX
5 2 (0.43%) VMS
5 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (19.66%) CRM
2 82 (17.52%) Project Management
3 73 (15.60%) ERP
4 58 (12.39%) Logistics
5 56 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
6 50 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (7.26%) SAP Implementation
8 33 (7.05%) Business Transformation
9 31 (6.62%) Change Management
10 28 (5.98%) Business Analysis
11 27 (5.77%) Quality Management
12 26 (5.56%) Programme Management
13 25 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
15 19 (4.06%) Project Planning
16 17 (3.63%) Data Management
17 16 (3.42%) Data Modelling
17 16 (3.42%) Workflow
17 16 (3.42%) Validation
18 15 (3.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 88 (18.80%) ABAP
2 21 (4.49%) SAPscript
3 20 (4.27%) SQL
4 16 (3.42%) Java
5 6 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.07%) Groovy
7 4 (0.85%) VB
8 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.43%) VBA
9 2 (0.43%) C
9 2 (0.43%) C#
10 1 (0.21%) COBOL
10 1 (0.21%) PHP
10 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (11.11%) Degree
2 31 (6.62%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.42%) SAP Certification
4 15 (3.21%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.35%) ACCA
5 11 (2.35%) CIMA
6 5 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.07%) CCNP
6 5 (1.07%) CCIP
6 5 (1.07%) ISEB
7 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.64%) CIPD
8 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) CISSP
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.07%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) XenApp
2 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (4.27%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.07%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 51 (10.90%) Oracle
2 30 (6.41%) Business Objects
3 12 (2.56%) Sage
4 11 (2.35%) IBM
4 11 (2.35%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.14%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.50%) hybris
7 6 (1.28%) Cisco
7 6 (1.28%) Sun
8 5 (1.07%) Juniper
8 5 (1.07%) JD Edwards
8 5 (1.07%) ATG
9 4 (0.85%) Verint
9 4 (0.85%) Infor
9 4 (0.85%) Cognos
9 4 (0.85%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.64%) Citrix
11 2 (0.43%) Talend
11 2 (0.43%) Northgate
Birmingham
MRP Global
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + inclusive package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 15%, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Hudson - Molson Coors
Salary: Competitive salary + a great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Hudson - Molson Coors
Salary: Competitive + a great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health care, 26 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £37k-£48.5 depending on experience + excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Culina Logistics
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
West Midlands
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: base from £65k to £90k package to £120k
Posted: 25 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 42000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago