Period
to 22 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 133 78
Rank change year-on-year +13 -55 0
Permanent jobs citing SAP 49 24 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.55% 0.96% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 3.35% 2.10% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 45
Cheshire median annual salary £41,500 £46,875 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.47% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,850 £30,125 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £61,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +7.53%

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 1,463 1,141 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 46.22% 45.55% 41.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,101 866 750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £58,750
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 June 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 June 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 +14 17 £40,000 -15.79% 8
Chester +3 12 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Macclesfield - 7 £55,000 -
Runcorn +11 1 £22,250 -25.83% 2
Wilmslow - 1 £27,500 -
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 10 (20.41%) ABAP
4 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
4 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.33%) ERP
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
6 7 (14.29%) SAP FI
6 7 (14.29%) SAP SD
6 7 (14.29%) SAP CO
6 7 (14.29%) Retail
6 7 (14.29%) Degree
7 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) SAP BW
7 6 (12.24%) Oracle
7 6 (12.24%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (12.24%) SAP BPC
8 5 (10.20%) SAP HANA
8 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.20%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.20%) SLA
8 5 (10.20%) Change Management
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.20%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (8.16%) Logistics

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 (2.04%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Portal
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 7 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 7 (14.29%) SAP SD
2 6 (12.24%) SAP BPC
3 5 (10.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (8.16%) SAP EWM
4 4 (8.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (6.12%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (4.08%) BPCS
6 2 (4.08%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (4.08%) SAP MM
7 1 (2.04%) Lawson
7 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (2.04%) SAP Business One
7 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
7 1 (2.04%) SAP MDM
7 1 (2.04%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SAP BW
2 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.20%) SAP HANA
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
3 7 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 3 (6.12%) Back Office
6 2 (4.08%) Billing
7 1 (2.04%) Advertising
7 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) SAP Analyst
3 13 (26.53%) Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) SAP Business Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Administrator
6 4 (8.16%) ERP Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) IT Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP CO Business Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SAP EWM Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Technology Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Sales Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) SAP FI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) HTML
1 2 (4.08%) IDoc
1 2 (4.08%) J2EE
1 2 (4.08%) JSP
1 2 (4.08%) LDAP
1 2 (4.08%) OAuth
1 2 (4.08%) OAuth2
1 2 (4.08%) SailPoint
1 2 (4.08%) Servlets
1 2 (4.08%) SOAP
1 2 (4.08%) SPML
1 2 (4.08%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) COM
2 1 (2.04%) EDI
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.20%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.16%) FMCG
2 4 (8.16%) Life Science
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) AIX
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
1 2 (4.08%) Unix
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Project Management
2 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.33%) ERP
4 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
4 6 (12.24%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (8.16%) Coaching
6 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Logistics
6 4 (8.16%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.16%) Web Development
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) BPR
8 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) ABAP
2 8 (16.33%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) BeanShell
3 2 (4.08%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) CISSP
2 2 (4.08%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) CyberArk
4 2 (4.08%) Epicor
4 2 (4.08%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) IFS
4 2 (4.08%) Infor
4 2 (4.08%) Novell
4 2 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.08%) Ping Identity
4 2 (4.08%) Sage
4 2 (4.08%) Sun
4 2 (4.08%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) Ariba
5 1 (2.04%) Baan
5 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.04%) SEEBURGER