Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 115 123
Rank change year-on-year +24 +8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 52 67 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.43% 2.06% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 5.65% 4.62% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 13
Cheshire median annual salary £62,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +14.29% -18.60%
10th Percentile £45,600 £31,250 £26,300
90th Percentile £84,000 £61,250 £81,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +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 920 1,451 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.01% 44.69% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 692 1,100 768
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,025 £22,725 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 January 2019.

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 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 +10 7 £62,500 +129.36% 1
Knutsford +27 5 £52,500 - 1
Chester +8 2 - - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £60,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £107,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £47,500 -
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 18 (34.62%) Project Management
2 15 (28.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (28.85%) IT Strategy
3 14 (26.92%) Data Strategy
3 14 (26.92%) Data Architecture
3 14 (26.92%) Mobile App
3 14 (26.92%) Marketing
3 14 (26.92%) QA
3 14 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
4 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (25.00%) Finance
5 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 11 (21.15%) MS Visio
7 10 (19.23%) Decision-Making
8 9 (17.31%) PMO
8 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (17.31%) HP
8 9 (17.31%) Degree
9 8 (15.38%) SAP S/4HANA
9 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (13.46%) Programme Governance
10 7 (13.46%) P3O
10 7 (13.46%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (13.46%) Banking
10 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
10 7 (13.46%) PMP
10 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
10 7 (13.46%) Oracle

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 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) JBoss
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (21.15%) MS Visio
4 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (9.62%) SAP CO
2 5 (9.62%) SAP FI
2 5 (9.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (9.62%) SAP SD
3 4 (7.69%) SAP ERP
4 3 (5.77%) SAP EWM
5 2 (3.85%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.92%) Primavera
6 1 (1.92%) SAP Business One
6 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.92%) FTP
2 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) Zephyr
2 1 (1.92%) LSMW
General
1 14 (26.92%) Marketing
2 13 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (13.46%) Banking
4 6 (11.54%) Billing
4 6 (11.54%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Law
6 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Architect
2 15 (28.85%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (26.92%) SAP Architect
3 14 (26.92%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 10 (19.23%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (17.31%) Business Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) SAP Business Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Consultant
7 6 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (9.62%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) SAP Business Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) SAP CO Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) SAP FI Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) SAP FI Business Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) SAP FI Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 4 (7.69%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (7.69%) SAPUI5
3 3 (5.77%) EDI
3 3 (5.77%) IDoc
3 3 (5.77%) SAP XI
4 2 (3.85%) .NET
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) SAML
4 2 (3.85%) SAP PI
4 2 (3.85%) SPNEGO
4 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 2 (3.85%) XACML
5 1 (1.92%) BAPI
5 1 (1.92%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.92%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (1.92%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.85%) FMCG
4 2 (3.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Project Management
2 15 (28.85%) IT Strategy
3 14 (26.92%) Data Architecture
3 14 (26.92%) Data Strategy
3 14 (26.92%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
4 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 10 (19.23%) Decision-Making
6 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (13.46%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
7 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (13.46%) Programme Governance
7 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.54%) Wealth Management
9 5 (9.62%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
9 5 (9.62%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.92%) ABAP
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) PMP
3 2 (3.85%) CEH
3 2 (3.85%) CIPD
3 2 (3.85%) CISA
3 2 (3.85%) CISM
3 2 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) ACCA
4 1 (1.92%) CIMA
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) QA
2 9 (17.31%) PMO
3 7 (13.46%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) HP ALM
1 2 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) HP
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.85%) Ping Identity
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.92%) Ariba
5 1 (1.92%) Cognos