Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 116 93
Rank change year-on-year +32 -23 +40
Permanent jobs citing ERP 59 66 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.76% 2.03% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.22% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 55 64 44
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +24.29% -15.15%
10th Percentile £25,200 £30,375 £25,300
90th Percentile £81,500 £62,500 £65,018
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,012 2,970 2,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 94.06% 91.47% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,507 2,220 1,660
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £60,575
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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
Warrington +21 16 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Crewe +14 13 £50,000 - 2
Widnes - 10 £27,000 -
Chester +14 3 £35,000 +16.67% 3
Wilmslow - 2 £80,000 -
Knutsford - 2 £41,250 - 4
Macclesfield +23 1 £34,000 -32.00%
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 18 (30.51%) Project Management
2 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) CRM
3 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
4 12 (20.34%) Windows
5 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
5 11 (18.64%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
7 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
8 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
8 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
8 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
9 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
9 7 (11.86%) SQL
10 6 (10.17%) ITIL
10 6 (10.17%) SMTP
10 6 (10.17%) SNMP
10 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
10 6 (10.17%) Internet
10 6 (10.17%) A+ Certification
10 6 (10.17%) Information Security
10 6 (10.17%) Billing
10 6 (10.17%) Firewall
10 6 (10.17%) Matrix Organization
10 6 (10.17%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (10.17%) Break/Fix
10 6 (10.17%) PMO

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 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.69%) GroupWise
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (8.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.78%) SAP CO
2 4 (6.78%) SAP ERP
2 4 (6.78%) SAP FI
2 4 (6.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (3.39%) NetSuite
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.69%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics 365
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
1 6 (10.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
2 6 (10.17%) Internet
2 6 (10.17%) SMTP
2 6 (10.17%) SNMP
3 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.69%) SMS
4 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.69%) Power BI
5 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Billing
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Business Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) IT Manager
4 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Support Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Developer
6 6 (10.17%) ERP Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) IT Support
6 6 (10.17%) Systems Support
7 5 (8.47%) Head of IT
7 5 (8.47%) Head of Projects
7 5 (8.47%) IT Support Specialist
7 5 (8.47%) SAP Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (6.78%) SAPUI5
3 2 (3.39%) .NET
3 2 (3.39%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) Middleware
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.39%) REST
3 2 (3.39%) SOAP
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (6.78%) Replication
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Project Management
2 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) CRM
3 13 (22.03%) Waterfall
4 10 (16.95%) Business Analysis
5 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.17%) Break/Fix
6 6 (10.17%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.17%) Information Security
6 6 (10.17%) ITIL
6 6 (10.17%) Logistics
6 6 (10.17%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.78%) Change Management
8 4 (6.78%) Data Management
8 4 (6.78%) Migration
8 4 (6.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.86%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C
3 2 (3.39%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.39%) PHP
3 2 (3.39%) X++
4 1 (1.69%) C#
4 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) A+ Certification
2 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.08%) PMP
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) SAP
3 3 (5.08%) Cognos
3 3 (5.08%) Hyperion
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) Casewise
5 1 (1.69%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.69%) VMware