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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 58 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 236 389 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.17% 7.24% 9.01%
As % of the Vendors category 8.04% 14.00% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 190 312 294
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 £37,500 £33,500 £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
2935 2779 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.86% 51.70% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2344 2006
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 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 30 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 -32 102 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Coventry -12 48 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Warwickshire -28 22 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Solihull +9 9 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Worcestershire -23 7 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Shropshire -1 3 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Walsall -2 3 £42,500 -
Staffordshire -20 3 £38,000 -5.00% 4
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 (30.04%) Finance
2 115 (23.19%) Manufacturing
3 102 (20.56%) ABAP
4 97 (19.56%) CRM
5 92 (18.55%) Project Management
6 75 (15.12%) ERP
7 63 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
8 59 (11.90%) SAP CRM
9 52 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (10.48%) Logistics
10 51 (10.28%) Oracle
11 49 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 49 (9.88%) Degree
12 47 (9.48%) SAP BW
13 45 (9.07%) Automotive
14 41 (8.27%) SAP SD
14 41 (8.27%) SAP MM
15 40 (8.06%) SAP FI
16 37 (7.46%) SAP Implementation
17 36 (7.26%) Change Management
18 35 (7.06%) Retail
19 32 (6.45%) Security Cleared
20 31 (6.25%) Business Analysis
20 31 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
20 31 (6.25%) Business Objects
21 30 (6.05%) Business Transformation
22 28 (5.65%) Programme Management
23 27 (5.44%) Agile Software Development
24 26 (5.24%) SAP Smart Forms
24 26 (5.24%) Quality Management

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 21 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.81%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.81%) NetWeaver
3 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.20%) Drupal
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 23 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.63%) MS Project
3 9 (1.81%) MS Office
4 6 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 59 (11.90%) SAP CRM
2 41 (8.27%) SAP SD
2 41 (8.27%) SAP MM
3 40 (8.06%) SAP FI
4 26 (5.24%) SAP WM
4 26 (5.24%) SAP PP
5 25 (5.04%) SAP CO
6 24 (4.84%) SAP FI/CO
7 18 (3.63%) SAP R/3
8 17 (3.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 15 (3.02%) SAP APO
10 14 (2.82%) SAP HR
11 13 (2.62%) SAP BPC
12 12 (2.42%) SAP SRM
13 11 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
13 11 (2.22%) SAP QM
14 9 (1.81%) SAP HCM
15 8 (1.61%) SAP PM
15 8 (1.61%) SAP Payroll
16 7 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.02%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.01%) MPLS
1 5 (1.01%) H.323
1 5 (1.01%) Cisco ICM
2 3 (0.60%) LAN
2 3 (0.60%) WAN
2 3 (0.60%) FTP
3 2 (0.40%) Firewall
3 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.40%) SAN
3 2 (0.40%) Internet
3 2 (0.40%) Network Security
4 1 (0.20%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.48%) SAP BW
2 31 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (2.82%) SQL Server
5 9 (1.81%) SAP HANA
5 9 (1.81%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.61%) SAP BI
7 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (0.60%) MySQL
9 3 (0.60%) DataStage
9 3 (0.60%) Cognos Powerplay
9 3 (0.60%) Cognos Impromptu
10 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.40%) Big Data
10 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 21 (4.23%) LSMW
2 3 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 149 (30.04%) Finance
2 115 (23.19%) Manufacturing
3 45 (9.07%) Automotive
4 35 (7.06%) Retail
5 18 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.43%) Marketing
7 11 (2.22%) Electronics
8 7 (1.41%) Publishing
8 7 (1.41%) Billing
9 6 (1.21%) German Language
10 4 (0.81%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.60%) Local Government
11 3 (0.60%) Advertising
12 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.40%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Banking
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
13 1 (0.20%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 162 (32.66%) Consultant
2 142 (28.63%) SAP Consultant
3 78 (15.73%) Analyst
4 67 (13.51%) Architect
5 51 (10.28%) SAP Analyst
6 49 (9.88%) Developer
7 38 (7.66%) SAP Support
8 35 (7.06%) SAP Manager
9 33 (6.65%) SAP Architect
10 32 (6.45%) SAP Developer
11 31 (6.25%) Business Analyst
12 23 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (4.64%) ABAP Developer
13 21 (4.23%) Project Manager
14 18 (3.63%) SAP SD Consultant
14 18 (3.63%) SAP Business Analyst
14 18 (3.63%) CRM Architect
15 16 (3.23%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 16 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
16 15 (3.02%) SAP Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.24%) SAP Smart Forms
2 24 (4.84%) BAPI
2 24 (4.84%) EDI
3 21 (4.23%) .NET
4 18 (3.63%) SAP ALE
5 13 (2.62%) SAP Basis
5 13 (2.62%) Web Services
6 11 (2.22%) SAP XI
7 10 (2.02%) Middleware
8 9 (1.81%) XML
9 8 (1.61%) HTML
10 6 (1.21%) SOAP
10 6 (1.21%) Web Dynpro
11 5 (1.01%) SAP Business Workflow
11 5 (1.01%) Grails
11 5 (1.01%) ASP.NET
11 5 (1.01%) VXML
11 5 (1.01%) XML Schema
12 4 (0.81%) CSS
12 4 (0.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (2.22%) DTV
3 11 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.22%) Learning Management System
4 9 (1.81%) E-Learning
5 8 (1.61%) User Experience
6 7 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.21%) Data Conversion
8 5 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.81%) FMCG
10 3 (0.60%) Economics
11 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.40%) iPhone
11 2 (0.40%) Open Source
11 2 (0.40%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.40%) PMI
11 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.20%) EPoS
12 1 (0.20%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.81%) Linux
2 8 (1.61%) Windows
3 4 (0.81%) AIX
3 4 (0.81%) VMS
4 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.60%) UNIX
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (19.56%) CRM
2 92 (18.55%) Project Management
3 75 (15.12%) ERP
4 52 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (10.48%) Logistics
5 49 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (7.46%) SAP Implementation
7 36 (7.26%) Change Management
8 31 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 30 (6.05%) Business Transformation
10 28 (5.65%) Programme Management
11 27 (5.44%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (5.24%) Quality Management
13 24 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
14 20 (4.03%) Project Planning
14 20 (4.03%) Data Modelling
14 20 (4.03%) Workflow
15 19 (3.83%) Data Management
16 17 (3.43%) Validation
17 16 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 102 (20.56%) ABAP
2 25 (5.04%) SAPscript
3 22 (4.44%) Java
3 22 (4.44%) SQL
4 7 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.21%) VB
6 5 (1.01%) C#
6 5 (1.01%) Groovy
7 4 (0.81%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.60%) VBA
9 2 (0.40%) Ruby
9 2 (0.40%) COBOL
9 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.20%) C
10 1 (0.20%) C++
10 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (9.88%) Degree
2 32 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.83%) SAP Certification
4 15 (3.02%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.22%) ACCA
5 11 (2.22%) CIMA
6 5 (1.01%) CCNP
6 5 (1.01%) CCIP
6 5 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.81%) ISEB
8 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.60%) CIPD
9 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.40%) MCITP
10 1 (0.20%) AAT
10 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.20%) MCSE
10 1 (0.20%) MCSA
10 1 (0.20%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (1.01%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.20%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) XenApp
3 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 51 (10.28%) Oracle
2 31 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 15 (3.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.42%) Sage
5 11 (2.22%) IBM
5 11 (2.22%) Hyperion
6 7 (1.41%) hybris
7 6 (1.21%) Sun
7 6 (1.21%) Cisco
8 5 (1.01%) Juniper
8 5 (1.01%) Infor
8 5 (1.01%) ATG
9 4 (0.81%) Citrix
9 4 (0.81%) Pegasus
9 4 (0.81%) Cognos
9 4 (0.81%) Verint
10 3 (0.60%) Siebel
10 3 (0.60%) Adobe
10 3 (0.60%) Informatica
10 3 (0.60%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + car, pension, bonus and more
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Engage PSG
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Culina Logistics
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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
West Midlands
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: base from £65k to £90k package to £120k
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 42000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Hudson - Molson Coors
Salary: Competitive salary + a great benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago