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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 56 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 238 384 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.25% 7.06% 9.12%
As % of the Vendors category 8.25% 13.77% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 183 309 294
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
2885 2788 2460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.51% 51.24% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2370 2029
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -30 93 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Coventry -6 55 £62,500 +38.88% 3
Warwickshire -17 28 £42,350 +21.00% 1
Solihull +7 6 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Worcestershire -24 6 £48,750 +15.38% 1
Walsall 0 3 £42,500 -
Shropshire -1 2 - - 1
Staffordshire -25 2 £38,000 +1.33% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 149 (30.22%) Finance
2 112 (22.72%) Manufacturing
3 105 (21.30%) ABAP
4 92 (18.66%) CRM
5 89 (18.05%) Project Management
6 74 (15.01%) ERP
7 62 (12.58%) SAP CRM
8 57 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
9 53 (10.75%) Oracle
10 50 (10.14%) Logistics
11 46 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 45 (9.13%) Degree
13 44 (8.92%) Automotive
13 44 (8.92%) SAP BW
14 42 (8.52%) SAP SD
15 41 (8.32%) SAP FI
16 38 (7.71%) SAP MM
17 36 (7.30%) Change Management
17 36 (7.30%) Retail
18 34 (6.90%) Security Cleared
19 32 (6.49%) SAP Implementation
19 32 (6.49%) Business Analysis
19 32 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
19 32 (6.49%) Business Objects
20 31 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
21 28 (5.68%) Business Transformation
22 27 (5.48%) SAP PP
22 27 (5.48%) SAP CO
22 27 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.62%) NetWeaver
2 8 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.61%) SAP Portal
5 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.20%) Drupal
6 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 24 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.26%) MS Project
3 10 (2.03%) MS Office
4 5 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 62 (12.58%) SAP CRM
2 42 (8.52%) SAP SD
3 41 (8.32%) SAP FI
4 38 (7.71%) SAP MM
5 27 (5.48%) SAP PP
5 27 (5.48%) SAP CO
6 26 (5.27%) SAP FI/CO
7 24 (4.87%) SAP WM
8 19 (3.85%) SAP R/3
9 17 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 16 (3.25%) SAP APO
11 15 (3.04%) SAP HR
12 12 (2.43%) SAP SRM
13 11 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
13 11 (2.23%) SAP QM
14 10 (2.03%) SAP BPC
15 9 (1.83%) SAP HCM
15 9 (1.83%) SAP PM
16 8 (1.62%) SAP Payroll
17 7 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.01%) MPLS
1 5 (1.01%) H.323
1 5 (1.01%) Cisco ICM
2 4 (0.81%) FTP
2 4 (0.81%) SAN
3 3 (0.61%) LAN
3 3 (0.61%) WAN
4 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.41%) Internet
4 2 (0.41%) Network Security
4 2 (0.41%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.20%) Intranet
5 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.92%) SAP BW
2 32 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (4.06%) SQL Server
4 19 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.03%) SAP HANA
6 8 (1.62%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.22%) SAP BI
8 5 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 4 (0.81%) DataStage
9 4 (0.81%) Cognos Powerplay
9 4 (0.81%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (0.61%) MySQL
11 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.41%) BODI
11 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) LSMW
2 3 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.61%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.20%) Toad
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 149 (30.22%) Finance
2 112 (22.72%) Manufacturing
3 44 (8.92%) Automotive
4 36 (7.30%) Retail
5 18 (3.65%) Marketing
5 18 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.23%) Electronics
7 7 (1.42%) Publishing
8 6 (1.22%) Billing
8 6 (1.22%) German Language
9 4 (0.81%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.81%) Advertising
10 3 (0.61%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Local Government
11 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 156 (31.64%) Consultant
2 135 (27.38%) SAP Consultant
3 80 (16.23%) Analyst
4 66 (13.39%) Architect
5 54 (10.95%) SAP Analyst
6 51 (10.34%) Developer
7 41 (8.32%) SAP Support
8 31 (6.29%) SAP Developer
9 30 (6.09%) SAP Architect
9 30 (6.09%) SAP Manager
10 29 (5.88%) Business Analyst
11 26 (5.27%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (5.07%) ABAP Developer
13 20 (4.06%) Project Manager
14 19 (3.85%) CRM Architect
15 18 (3.65%) Senior Consultant
16 17 (3.45%) SAP SD Consultant
16 17 (3.45%) SAP Business Analyst
17 16 (3.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
18 15 (3.04%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.27%) SAP Smart Forms
2 25 (5.07%) BAPI
3 24 (4.87%) EDI
3 24 (4.87%) .NET
4 17 (3.45%) SAP ALE
5 14 (2.84%) Web Services
6 12 (2.43%) SAP Basis
7 11 (2.23%) SAP XI
8 10 (2.03%) Middleware
8 10 (2.03%) XML
8 10 (2.03%) HTML
9 7 (1.42%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.22%) SOAP
10 6 (1.22%) XML Schema
10 6 (1.22%) Web Dynpro
11 5 (1.01%) Grails
11 5 (1.01%) VXML
11 5 (1.01%) CSS
12 4 (0.81%) J2EE
12 4 (0.81%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.23%) Learning Management System
3 11 (2.23%) DTV
4 9 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.83%) E-Learning
4 9 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.62%) User Experience
6 6 (1.22%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.61%) Economics
7 3 (0.61%) FMCG
7 3 (0.61%) Open Source
7 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.41%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.41%) iPhone
8 2 (0.41%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.41%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.41%) Replication
8 2 (0.41%) APACS
8 2 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.03%) Windows
1 10 (2.03%) Linux
2 5 (1.01%) VMS
3 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (0.81%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.61%) AIX
4 3 (0.61%) UNIX
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.66%) CRM
2 89 (18.05%) Project Management
3 74 (15.01%) ERP
4 50 (10.14%) Logistics
5 46 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (7.30%) Change Management
8 32 (6.49%) Business Analysis
8 32 (6.49%) SAP Implementation
9 31 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (5.68%) Business Transformation
11 27 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
12 26 (5.27%) Programme Management
12 26 (5.27%) Quality Management
13 21 (4.26%) Migration
13 21 (4.26%) Data Modelling
14 20 (4.06%) Project Planning
15 19 (3.85%) ITIL
15 19 (3.85%) Workflow
16 18 (3.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 105 (21.30%) ABAP
2 25 (5.07%) SAPscript
3 23 (4.67%) Java
3 23 (4.67%) SQL
4 8 (1.62%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.22%) VB
5 6 (1.22%) C#
6 5 (1.01%) Groovy
7 4 (0.81%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.81%) VBA
8 2 (0.41%) Ruby
8 2 (0.41%) COBOL
8 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.20%) PHP
9 1 (0.20%) C
9 1 (0.20%) C++
9 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (9.13%) Degree
2 34 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.85%) SAP Certification
4 15 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.43%) ACCA
5 12 (2.43%) CIMA
6 7 (1.42%) ISEB
7 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.01%) CCNP
7 5 (1.01%) CCIP
8 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.81%) MCITP
8 4 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.61%) CIPD
9 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.41%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (1.62%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.41%) Basel II
2 2 (0.41%) IAS 39
2 2 (0.41%) COBIT
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.20%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.20%) XenApp
3 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (4.87%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 53 (10.75%) Oracle
2 32 (6.49%) Business Objects
3 18 (3.65%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.43%) Hyperion
4 12 (2.43%) Sage
5 10 (2.03%) IBM
6 7 (1.42%) hybris
7 6 (1.22%) Cisco
7 6 (1.22%) Sun
8 5 (1.01%) Citrix
8 5 (1.01%) Juniper
8 5 (1.01%) Cognos
8 5 (1.01%) Infor
8 5 (1.01%) ATG
8 5 (1.01%) VMware
9 4 (0.81%) Pegasus
9 4 (0.81%) Siebel
9 4 (0.81%) Verint
10 3 (0.61%) Informatica
10 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 15%, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 40000-48000 Per Annum Plus attractive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £85,000 + Bonus & Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £100,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits, 30 days holid
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago