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 23 January 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 54 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 216 263 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.29% 5.87% 5.62%
As % of the Vendors category 9.08% 11.80% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 161 207 201
Average salary £55,000 £49,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -0.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,050 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
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
2380 2229 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.25% 49.73% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2116 1806 1961
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Birmingham -20 85 £52,000 +4.52% 22
Coventry +11 55 £55,000 +18.91% 5
Warwickshire -18 16 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Solihull +10 10 £41,000 +9.33%
Staffordshire -5 7 £41,750 -27.39% 1
Worcestershire -4 5 £43,500 -5.94% 4
Shropshire -8 3 £35,000 +44.32%
Walsall -5 1 £47,500 -47.22% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 118 (26.64%) Manufacturing
2 96 (21.67%) Finance
3 84 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (18.74%) Project Management
5 81 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (17.61%) CRM
7 69 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
8 68 (15.35%) ABAP
9 65 (14.67%) Oracle
10 62 (14.00%) Degree
11 58 (13.09%) ERP
12 57 (12.87%) Change Management
13 56 (12.64%) Business Objects
13 56 (12.64%) BusinessObjects
14 52 (11.74%) Logistics
15 50 (11.29%) Data Management
16 48 (10.84%) SAP Implementation
17 44 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
18 43 (9.71%) SAP BW
18 43 (9.71%) SAP FI
19 41 (9.26%) Retail
20 36 (8.13%) IBM
21 34 (7.67%) SAP SD
21 34 (7.67%) Automotive
22 33 (7.45%) SAP MM
23 30 (6.77%) SAP HR
23 30 (6.77%) SAP CO
24 29 (6.55%) SAP SCM
24 29 (6.55%) SAP FI/CO
24 29 (6.55%) Business Transformation

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.93%) NetWeaver
3 12 (2.71%) Documentum
4 6 (1.35%) SAP Portal
4 6 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.68%) IIS
5 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
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
7 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.26%) MS Office
3 7 (1.58%) MS Project
4 6 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 43 (9.71%) SAP FI
2 34 (7.67%) SAP SD
3 33 (7.45%) SAP MM
4 30 (6.77%) SAP HR
4 30 (6.77%) SAP CO
5 29 (6.55%) SAP FI/CO
5 29 (6.55%) SAP SCM
6 26 (5.87%) SAP CRM
7 22 (4.97%) SAP WM
8 21 (4.74%) SAP BPC
9 15 (3.39%) SAP HCM
10 11 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 10 (2.26%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (1.81%) SAP R/3
13 7 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (1.58%) SAP PP
14 6 (1.35%) SAP APO
14 6 (1.35%) SAP PM
14 6 (1.35%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.51%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.68%) LAN
1 3 (0.68%) WAN
1 3 (0.68%) FTP
1 3 (0.68%) HTTP
1 3 (0.68%) MPLS
1 3 (0.68%) H.323
1 3 (0.68%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (0.45%) Network Security
2 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.45%) DNS
2 2 (0.45%) Intranet
2 2 (0.45%) Internet
2 2 (0.45%) DHCP
2 2 (0.45%) VoIP
3 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.23%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.23%) Firewall
3 1 (0.23%) Wireless
3 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.64%) BusinessObjects
2 44 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (9.71%) SAP BW
4 18 (4.06%) SAP BI
5 12 (2.71%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.58%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.13%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.68%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.68%) Big Data
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.45%) QlikView
10 2 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.45%) DB2
10 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (2.26%) LSMW
2 4 (0.90%) NWDI
2 4 (0.90%) NWDS
3 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.23%) Ant
General
1 118 (26.64%) Manufacturing
2 96 (21.67%) Finance
3 41 (9.26%) Retail
4 34 (7.67%) Automotive
5 17 (3.84%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.03%) Marketing
6 9 (2.03%) German Language
7 8 (1.81%) Electronics
8 7 (1.58%) French Language
8 7 (1.58%) Spanish Language
9 6 (1.35%) Billing
10 4 (0.90%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.90%) Advertising
11 3 (0.68%) Local Government
11 3 (0.68%) Banking
12 2 (0.45%) Publishing
12 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 143 (32.28%) Consultant
2 114 (25.73%) SAP Consultant
3 75 (16.93%) Architect
4 54 (12.19%) SAP Architect
5 51 (11.51%) Analyst
6 46 (10.38%) Developer
7 43 (9.71%) Solutions Architect
8 37 (8.35%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 28 (6.32%) SAP Manager
10 24 (5.42%) SAP Developer
11 22 (4.97%) Programme Manager
11 22 (4.97%) SAP Analyst
12 20 (4.51%) Project Manager
13 18 (4.06%) Business Analyst
13 18 (4.06%) SAP BW Developer
14 16 (3.61%) SAP Support
15 14 (3.16%) SAP SD Consultant
16 13 (2.93%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
16 13 (2.93%) SAP Business Analyst
17 12 (2.71%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.32%) EDI
2 18 (4.06%) .NET
3 12 (2.71%) Web Dynpro
3 12 (2.71%) SAP Basis
3 12 (2.71%) SAP ALE
4 11 (2.48%) BAPI
4 11 (2.48%) SAP XI
5 10 (2.26%) Middleware
6 7 (1.58%) Web Services
7 6 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.35%) CSS
7 6 (1.35%) HTML
8 3 (0.68%) SOAP
8 3 (0.68%) J2EE
8 3 (0.68%) XML
8 3 (0.68%) VXML
8 3 (0.68%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (0.68%) SAP Business Workflow
8 3 (0.68%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.26%) EPoS
3 10 (2.26%) FMCG
4 8 (1.81%) DTV
4 8 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.35%) Life Science
6 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.68%) User Experience
7 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.45%) TRADACOMS
8 2 (0.45%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.45%) PMI
8 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.45%) Clustering
8 2 (0.45%) Economics
9 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.23%) Informatics
9 1 (0.23%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.81%) Windows
2 6 (1.35%) Linux
3 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.68%) AIX
3 3 (0.68%) UNIX
4 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.23%) HPUX
5 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 83 (18.74%) Project Management
3 81 (18.28%) Business Intelligence
4 78 (17.61%) CRM
5 58 (13.09%) ERP
6 57 (12.87%) Change Management
7 52 (11.74%) Logistics
8 50 (11.29%) Data Management
9 48 (10.84%) SAP Implementation
10 29 (6.55%) Business Transformation
11 22 (4.97%) Master Data Management
12 21 (4.74%) Asset Management
13 19 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (4.06%) Procure-to-pay
14 18 (4.06%) ITIL
14 18 (4.06%) PRINCE2
15 17 (3.84%) Programme Management
15 17 (3.84%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (3.84%) Business Analysis
15 17 (3.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (15.35%) ABAP
2 20 (4.51%) Java
3 19 (4.29%) SQL
4 9 (2.03%) VB
5 7 (1.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.35%) C#
6 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.13%) VB6
8 4 (0.90%) C
9 3 (0.68%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.45%) Groovy
10 2 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.45%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.23%) VBA
11 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (14.00%) Degree
2 24 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.71%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.71%) ISEB
4 6 (1.35%) ACCA
4 6 (1.35%) CIMA
5 4 (0.90%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.90%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.68%) CCNP
6 3 (0.68%) CCIP
6 3 (0.68%) CISSP
7 2 (0.45%) PMP
7 2 (0.45%) CCA
7 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CCIE
8 1 (0.23%) CISA
8 1 (0.23%) CISM
8 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.58%) SLA
2 4 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.68%) QA
4 2 (0.45%) 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 9001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) XenApp
3 1 (0.23%) XenServer
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 65 (14.67%) Oracle
2 56 (12.64%) Business Objects
3 36 (8.13%) IBM
4 22 (4.97%) Microsoft
5 13 (2.93%) Informatica
6 12 (2.71%) Teradata
7 8 (1.81%) Hyperion
8 7 (1.58%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.35%) Pegasus
10 5 (1.13%) Cisco
11 4 (0.90%) Adobe
11 4 (0.90%) HP
11 4 (0.90%) Infor
12 3 (0.68%) Sage
12 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.68%) Sony
12 3 (0.68%) Verint
13 2 (0.45%) SEEBURGER
13 2 (0.45%) SolidWorks
13 2 (0.45%) MAPICS
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