Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 112 111
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAP 60 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.35% 2.05% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 5.15% 4.63% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 31
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.51% +18.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £34,900 £23,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £61,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +7.29% +6.67%

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 1,164 1,339 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 45.56% 44.28% 41.32%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1,029 771
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Warrington +5 15 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Chester +1 7 £52,750 +27.11%
Wilmslow - 3 £60,000 - 1
Runcorn - 2 £34,875 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 2 £107,500 -
Knutsford +17 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £42,500 -
Crewe - 1 £35,000 - 1
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 23 (38.33%) Project Management
2 17 (28.33%) Marketing
3 16 (26.67%) Degree
4 12 (20.00%) Finance
4 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.00%) ERP
5 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
5 11 (18.33%) SAP S/4HANA
5 11 (18.33%) IT Strategy
6 10 (16.67%) Data Strategy
6 10 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (16.67%) QA
6 10 (16.67%) Data Architecture
6 10 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 9 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (11.67%) Coaching
9 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
9 7 (11.67%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (11.67%) Change Management
10 6 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 6 (10.00%) Billing
10 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.00%) Oracle
10 6 (10.00%) SQL
10 6 (10.00%) SAP HANA

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 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) JBoss
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (8.33%) SAP SD
3 4 (6.67%) SAP CO
3 4 (6.67%) SAP FI
3 4 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (5.00%) SAP Business One
4 3 (5.00%) SAP EWM
5 2 (3.33%) Primavera
5 2 (3.33%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.67%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.67%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
1 2 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.67%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) SMS
2 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.67%) DTS
4 1 (1.67%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) Zephyr
2 1 (1.67%) LSMW
General
1 17 (28.33%) Marketing
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 6 (10.00%) Billing
4 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.00%) Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.67%) Advertising
7 1 (1.67%) Back Office
7 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.67%) Law
7 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Consultant
2 13 (21.67%) SAP Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Architect
3 12 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.67%) SAP Architect
4 10 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.33%) ERP Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) IT Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) Technology Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Developer
9 3 (5.00%) SAP CO Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) SAP FI Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (5.00%) EDI
2 3 (5.00%) IDoc
2 3 (5.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (3.33%) .NET
3 2 (3.33%) LDAP
3 2 (3.33%) SAML
3 2 (3.33%) SAP Basis
3 2 (3.33%) SAP PI
3 2 (3.33%) SPNEGO
3 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 2 (3.33%) XACML
4 1 (1.67%) COM
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) JSP
4 1 (1.67%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.67%) Servlets
4 1 (1.67%) SOAP
4 1 (1.67%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) FMCG
4 2 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Project Management
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.00%) ERP
3 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
3 11 (18.33%) IT Strategy
4 10 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 10 (16.67%) Data Strategy
4 10 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (11.67%) Change Management
6 7 (11.67%) Coaching
7 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) ABAP
2 4 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.67%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PMP
3 2 (3.33%) CEH
3 2 (3.33%) CIPD
3 2 (3.33%) CISA
3 2 (3.33%) CISM
3 2 (3.33%) CISSP
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
2 5 (8.33%) PMO
3 3 (5.00%) P3O
4 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HP ALM
1 2 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (3.33%) Ariba
3 2 (3.33%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.33%) Ping Identity
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.67%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Infor
4 1 (1.67%) Informatica
4 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.67%) Sage