Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 92 129
Rank change year-on-year -18 +37 -20
Permanent jobs citing ERP 69 57 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.25% 2.52% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.88% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 42
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,175 £27,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.06% +14.12% -5.56%

ERP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2726 1981 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.74% 87.46% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 1675 2416
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Cheshire

ERP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ERP in Cheshire.

Salary trend for ERP in Cheshire

ERP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ERP in Cheshire

ERP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn +7 12 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Warrington -15 12 £40,000 +23.08% 2
Chester -3 6 £32,500 +32.65% 1
Crewe +1 5 £77,500 +106.67%
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 25 (36.23%) SQL
3 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (30.43%) CRM
4 21 (30.43%) Manufacturing
5 20 (28.99%) Sage
6 19 (27.54%) Windows
7 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
8 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (17.39%) SAP
8 12 (17.39%) Migration
9 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
10 10 (14.49%) Degree
10 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
11 9 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (13.04%) Oracle
12 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
12 8 (11.59%) Project Management
12 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.59%) Advertising
12 8 (11.59%) Mathematics
13 7 (10.14%) Sage 1000
13 7 (10.14%) Sage CRM
13 7 (10.14%) Change Management
13 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (8.70%) DHCP
14 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
14 6 (8.70%) DNS
14 6 (8.70%) Hyperion
14 6 (8.70%) Firewall

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (10.14%) Sage 1000
2 7 (10.14%) Sage CRM
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (5.80%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (5.80%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (5.80%) Sage 500
5 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (4.35%) SAP APO
5 3 (4.35%) SAP PP
6 2 (2.90%) Sage X3
6 2 (2.90%) SAP Business One
7 1 (1.45%) Infor LN
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) DHCP
1 6 (8.70%) DNS
1 6 (8.70%) Firewall
1 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 6 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (1.45%) Network Security
2 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.80%) Power BI
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.35%) QlikView
4 2 (2.90%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 21 (30.43%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.59%) Advertising
4 5 (7.25%) Billing
5 4 (5.80%) Retail
6 2 (2.90%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Analyst
2 11 (15.94%) Consultant
3 8 (11.59%) CRM Manager
4 7 (10.14%) Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Implementation Manager
5 6 (8.70%) IT Support
5 6 (8.70%) Sage Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Security Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) IT Graduate
8 3 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) CRM
2 12 (17.39%) Migration
3 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
3 8 (11.59%) Mathematics
3 8 (11.59%) Project Management
4 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.14%) Change Management
5 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (8.70%) Data Security
5 6 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.80%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.80%) Line Management
7 4 (5.80%) Logistics
7 4 (5.80%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (5.80%) Test Planning
7 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) C#
2 3 (4.35%) X++
3 2 (2.90%) C
4 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.45%) RPG
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ACCA
2 3 (4.35%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) GDPR
2 4 (5.80%) QA
3 3 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.99%) Sage
3 12 (17.39%) SAP
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle
5 6 (8.70%) Hyperion
6 5 (7.25%) Infor
7 4 (5.80%) Epicor
8 3 (4.35%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.90%) Cognos
9 2 (2.90%) VMware
10 1 (1.45%) Baan
10 1 (1.45%) Cisco
10 1 (1.45%) IFS