Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SAP SE.

SAP
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 125 112
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 61 11 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.80% 0.51% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 4.02% 1.19% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 45
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.65% -5.49%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,600 £31,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £83,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -7.50%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,517 928 1,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.79% 43.28% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,130 741 940
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -1.62% -3.44%
10th Percentile £24,450 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP in Cheshire

SAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
Chester -3 11 £48,250 +1.58% 2
Warrington - 6 £19,500 - 4
Macclesfield 0 4 £55,000 -35.29% 2
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 -
Knutsford - 2 - -
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT jobs citing SAP 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 SAP.

1 17 (27.87%) SAP SD
2 16 (26.23%) SAP Implementation
3 14 (22.95%) Manufacturing
4 13 (21.31%) Finance
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.67%) EDI
6 10 (16.39%) ERP
6 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (16.39%) SAP PP
6 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.75%) Project Management
7 9 (14.75%) SAP EWM
8 8 (13.11%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (13.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (13.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Life Science
9 7 (11.48%) SAP BW
9 7 (11.48%) ABAP
10 6 (9.84%) Time Management
10 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (9.84%) IBM
10 6 (9.84%) SAP MM
11 5 (8.20%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (8.20%) SAP CO
11 5 (8.20%) German Language
11 5 (8.20%) Retail
11 5 (8.20%) SAP FI
11 5 (8.20%) ITIL

SAP
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 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (27.87%) SAP SD
2 10 (16.39%) SAP PP
3 9 (14.75%) SAP EWM
4 8 (13.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (9.84%) SAP MM
6 5 (8.20%) SAP BPC
6 5 (8.20%) SAP CO
6 5 (8.20%) SAP FI
6 5 (8.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (8.20%) SAP VC
7 3 (4.92%) SAP APO
7 3 (4.92%) SAP GRC
8 2 (3.28%) SAP Business One
8 2 (3.28%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (3.28%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (1.64%) HFM
9 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Boomi
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Network Security
1 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.92%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.64%) MS Access
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (22.95%) Manufacturing
2 13 (21.31%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) German Language
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Back Office
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Analyst
2 30 (49.18%) SAP Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) SAP Business Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (14.75%) SAP SD Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Functional Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) SAP EWM Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) SAP MM Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) SAP PP Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Business IT Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) IT Business Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Junior
9 3 (4.92%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) EDI
2 2 (3.28%) SAP PI
2 2 (3.28%) XML
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) IDoc
3 1 (1.64%) J2EE
3 1 (1.64%) JSP
3 1 (1.64%) LDAP
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.64%) OAuth
3 1 (1.64%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.64%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.64%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.64%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.64%) Servlets
3 1 (1.64%) SOAP
3 1 (1.64%) SPML
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Greenfield Project
1 8 (13.11%) Life Science
2 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) FMCG
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.64%) AIX
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) SAP Implementation
2 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
2 10 (16.39%) ERP
3 9 (14.75%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.84%) Time Management
6 5 (8.20%) Coaching
6 5 (8.20%) Demand Management
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) Prototyping
8 3 (4.92%) SAP Security
8 3 (4.92%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (3.28%) EAM
9 2 (3.28%) Feasibility Study
9 2 (3.28%) Migration
9 2 (3.28%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.28%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) ABAP
2 4 (6.56%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) BeanShell
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ACCA
2 1 (1.64%) CIMA
2 1 (1.64%) CISSP
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PMO
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) IBM
3 3 (4.92%) Sage
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix
4 2 (3.28%) Dell
4 2 (3.28%) hybris
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Veeam
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.64%) Epicor
5 1 (1.64%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.64%) Infor
5 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.64%) Novell
5 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.64%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (1.64%) Sun
5 1 (1.64%) Sybase