Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 114 128
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -12
Permanent jobs citing SAP 63 31 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.01% 1.36% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 4.52% 3.25% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 52
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,925 £26,150 £31,000
90th Percentile £55,625 £74,000 £58,250
North West median annual salary £52,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.67% -10.00%

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 1395 953 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.53% 41.82% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 768 1056
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £57,875 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 14 £41,500 -7.78%
Warrington 0 10 £41,250 -13.16%
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 -
Knutsford -49 2 - -
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SAP.

1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.98%) EDI
3 15 (23.81%) ERP
4 12 (19.05%) ITIL
4 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (19.05%) SAP SD
5 11 (17.46%) SQL
6 10 (15.87%) Finance
6 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
6 10 (15.87%) SAP Implementation
7 8 (12.70%) SAP PP
7 8 (12.70%) ABAP
7 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
7 8 (12.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (12.70%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.11%) Degree
8 7 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (11.11%) Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) SAP MM
8 7 (11.11%) SAP BW
9 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.94%) SAP HANA
10 5 (7.94%) Demand Management
10 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (7.94%) SAP Business One

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 (7.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.05%) SAP SD
2 8 (12.70%) SAP PP
3 7 (11.11%) SAP MM
4 5 (7.94%) SAP Business One
5 4 (6.35%) SAP APO
5 4 (6.35%) SAP BPC
5 4 (6.35%) SAP EWM
5 4 (6.35%) SAP GRC
6 3 (4.76%) SAP FI
6 3 (4.76%) SAP VC
7 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (3.17%) SAP CO
7 2 (3.17%) SAP ERP
7 2 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (3.17%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (3.17%) SAP QM
7 2 (3.17%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (1.59%) SAP LE
8 1 (1.59%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Boomi
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (7.94%) SAP HANA
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.17%) GIS
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.59%) MS Access
5 1 (1.59%) Power BI
5 1 (1.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
1 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) German Language
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Analyst
2 29 (46.03%) SAP Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) SAP Business Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) SAP SD Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Consultant
6 8 (12.70%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) EDI Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) EDI Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Business Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Developer
9 4 (6.35%) SAP Business Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) SAP MM Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Junior
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Business Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) SAP APO Business Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) EDI
2 2 (3.17%) IDoc
2 2 (3.17%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.59%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.59%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.59%) SAPUI5
3 1 (1.59%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) FMCG
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.17%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) ERP
2 12 (19.05%) ITIL
3 10 (15.87%) SAP Implementation
4 8 (12.70%) Business Analysis
4 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (12.70%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (11.11%) Project Management
5 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.94%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (7.94%) Demand Management
7 5 (7.94%) Prototyping
8 4 (6.35%) Feasibility Study
8 4 (6.35%) Process Improvement
8 4 (6.35%) SAP Security
8 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.35%) Time Management
9 3 (4.76%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) ABAP
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ACCA
2 3 (4.76%) CIMA
2 3 (4.76%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Sage
3 3 (4.76%) Epicor
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
3 3 (4.76%) Infor
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) hybris
4 2 (3.17%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.17%) Veeam
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) Dell
5 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.59%) IFS