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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 43 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAP 283 292 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.29% 5.92% 7.18%
As % of the Vendors category 11.12% 12.60% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 207 222 303
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,097 £34,100 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +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
2546 2317 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.58% 46.97% 50.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2113 1908 2095
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +8 100 £51,750 +3.50% 20
Coventry -12 96 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Warwickshire -34 24 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Staffordshire +16 16 £37,500 -37.50% 5
Shropshire - 11 £52,750 -
Worcestershire -8 8 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Herefordshire +7 2 £46,500 -19.13%
Wolverhampton +9 1 - -
Solihull +1 1 £54,500 +45.33% 1
SAP
England

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 146 (29.08%) Finance
2 143 (28.49%) Manufacturing
3 125 (24.90%) Project Management
4 122 (24.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 106 (21.12%) ERP
6 89 (17.73%) Change Management
7 87 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
8 81 (16.14%) Oracle
9 76 (15.14%) CRM
9 76 (15.14%) SAP FI
10 64 (12.75%) Degree
11 62 (12.35%) ABAP
12 59 (11.75%) SAP FI/CO
12 59 (11.75%) SAP CO
13 58 (11.55%) Data Management
14 54 (10.76%) Retail
15 52 (10.36%) IBM
15 52 (10.36%) Microsoft
16 50 (9.96%) BusinessObjects
16 50 (9.96%) Business Objects
16 50 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
17 49 (9.76%) ITIL
18 47 (9.36%) SAP SD
19 46 (9.16%) SAP SCM
20 42 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
21 41 (8.17%) Business Analysis
21 41 (8.17%) MS Excel
22 40 (7.97%) SAP BW
22 40 (7.97%) Service Delivery
22 40 (7.97%) Automotive

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 38 (7.57%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.38%) Documentum
3 15 (2.99%) NetWeaver
4 11 (2.19%) SAP Portal
5 4 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.40%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.20%) JBoss
8 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.20%) SAP EP
Applications
1 41 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.59%) MS Project
2 8 (1.59%) MS Office
3 5 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 76 (15.14%) SAP FI
2 59 (11.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 59 (11.75%) SAP CO
3 47 (9.36%) SAP SD
4 46 (9.16%) SAP SCM
5 33 (6.57%) SAP MM
5 33 (6.57%) SAP HR
6 24 (4.78%) SAP CRM
7 22 (4.38%) SAP BPC
8 18 (3.59%) SAP ERP
9 16 (3.19%) SAP HCM
10 13 (2.59%) SAP Business One
11 12 (2.39%) SAP R/3
11 12 (2.39%) SAP Retail
12 10 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
13 8 (1.59%) SAP LE
13 8 (1.59%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.79%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.39%) Cisco ICM
2 11 (2.19%) H.323
3 10 (1.99%) MPLS
4 6 (1.20%) LAN
5 5 (1.00%) VoIP
5 5 (1.00%) DNS
5 5 (1.00%) HTTP
5 5 (1.00%) DHCP
6 4 (0.80%) Wireless
6 4 (0.80%) WAN
6 4 (0.80%) SAN
7 3 (0.60%) PBX
7 3 (0.60%) Intranet
7 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.40%) Firewall
8 2 (0.40%) FTP
8 2 (0.40%) Internet
8 2 (0.40%) WLAN
8 2 (0.40%) NAS
9 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.96%) BusinessObjects
1 50 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (7.97%) SAP BW
3 26 (5.18%) SAP BI
4 16 (3.19%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.59%) SAP HANA
7 7 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.20%) Big Data
9 5 (1.00%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (1.59%) LSMW
2 6 (1.20%) NWDI
2 6 (1.20%) NWDS
3 3 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Ant
General
1 146 (29.08%) Finance
2 143 (28.49%) Manufacturing
3 54 (10.76%) Retail
4 40 (7.97%) Automotive
5 29 (5.78%) Marketing
6 18 (3.59%) Publishing
7 10 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.59%) Electronics
8 8 (1.59%) German Language
9 6 (1.20%) Spanish Language
9 6 (1.20%) French Language
10 4 (0.80%) Advertising
10 4 (0.80%) Law
10 4 (0.80%) Legal
11 3 (0.60%) Local Government
11 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.40%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (21.31%) Consultant
2 80 (15.94%) SAP Consultant
3 66 (13.15%) Analyst
4 58 (11.55%) Architect
5 54 (10.76%) Developer
6 48 (9.56%) Solutions Architect
7 41 (8.17%) SAP Architect
8 40 (7.97%) SAP Manager
8 40 (7.97%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 33 (6.57%) SAP Analyst
10 31 (6.18%) Business Analyst
11 30 (5.98%) SAP Developer
12 26 (5.18%) Project Manager
13 24 (4.78%) SAP Business Analyst
13 24 (4.78%) Programme Manager
14 22 (4.38%) SAP BW Developer
15 21 (4.18%) Business Manager
16 19 (3.78%) Systems Manager
16 19 (3.78%) Release Manager
16 19 (3.78%) Business Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.59%) Web Dynpro
2 17 (3.39%) .NET
3 16 (3.19%) SAP PI
4 11 (2.19%) BAPI
4 11 (2.19%) VXML
4 11 (2.19%) EDI
5 10 (1.99%) SAP ALE
6 7 (1.39%) Web Services
7 5 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.00%) Middleware
8 4 (0.80%) SAP XI
8 4 (0.80%) SAP Business Workflow
9 3 (0.60%) XML
9 3 (0.60%) CSS
9 3 (0.60%) SOAP
9 3 (0.60%) SAP Smart Forms
10 2 (0.40%) EDIFACT
10 2 (0.40%) HTML
10 2 (0.40%) SAP CO-PA
10 2 (0.40%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.79%) EPoS
3 14 (2.79%) FMCG
4 12 (2.39%) PMI
5 8 (1.59%) DTV
6 6 (1.20%) Learning Management System
6 6 (1.20%) Life Science
6 6 (1.20%) User Experience
7 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.60%) BYOD
9 2 (0.40%) LIMS
9 2 (0.40%) TRADACOMS
9 2 (0.40%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.20%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.20%) Open Source
10 1 (0.20%) Social Media
10 1 (0.20%) CESG
10 1 (0.20%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.59%) UNIX
1 13 (2.59%) Windows
2 12 (2.39%) Linux
3 9 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.39%) AIX
5 6 (1.20%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (24.90%) Project Management
2 122 (24.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 106 (21.12%) ERP
4 89 (17.73%) Change Management
5 87 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
6 76 (15.14%) CRM
7 58 (11.55%) Data Management
8 49 (9.76%) ITIL
9 41 (8.17%) Business Analysis
10 40 (7.97%) Service Delivery
11 37 (7.37%) PRINCE2
12 35 (6.97%) Logistics
12 35 (6.97%) Master Data Management
13 31 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (5.78%) Asset Management
14 29 (5.78%) SAP Implementation
15 25 (4.98%) Quality Management
15 25 (4.98%) Release Management
16 23 (4.58%) Validation
17 22 (4.38%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 62 (12.35%) ABAP
2 29 (5.78%) SQL
3 22 (4.38%) Java
4 9 (1.79%) C#
5 8 (1.59%) PL/SQL
5 8 (1.59%) VB
6 5 (1.00%) VB6
6 5 (1.00%) C
6 5 (1.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.60%) Python
7 3 (0.60%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (12.75%) Degree
2 24 (4.78%) PMP
3 23 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (3.19%) PMI Certification
5 15 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.19%) CCNP
6 11 (2.19%) ISEB
7 10 (1.99%) CCIP
7 10 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.79%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.20%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.80%) CCA
10 4 (0.80%) CCNA
10 4 (0.80%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.60%) CISSP
12 2 (0.40%) ACCA
12 2 (0.40%) CIMA
12 2 (0.40%) NCDA
12 2 (0.40%) NCIE
13 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.79%) SLA
2 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.40%) QA
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.39%) Cisco UCCE
1 12 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.60%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 81 (16.14%) Oracle
2 52 (10.36%) IBM
2 52 (10.36%) Microsoft
3 50 (9.96%) Business Objects
4 25 (4.98%) Informatica
5 22 (4.38%) Teradata
6 19 (3.78%) Cisco
7 17 (3.39%) Sage
8 16 (3.19%) Pegasus
9 12 (2.39%) Verint
10 9 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (1.20%) Adobe
11 6 (1.20%) Juniper
11 6 (1.20%) HP
11 6 (1.20%) JD Edwards
11 6 (1.20%) Infor
11 6 (1.20%) Northgate
12 5 (1.00%) Cognos
12 5 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.00%) Epicor
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health insurance, 26 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum + pension, parking, flexibility
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 - £28550 per annum + training + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £85,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago