Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 100 113
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 +5
Permanent jobs citing SAP 57 42 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.02% 1.92% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 4.53% 4.69% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 72
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -18.37%
10th Percentile £35,650 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,700 £57,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -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 1257 895 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.54% 40.83% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 963 743 1151
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,777
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.29% +3.40%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £56,250
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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Warrington -10 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Chester +13 10 £41,500 -7.78% 1
Knutsford -45 7 £62,500 +92.31%
Runcorn -6 1 £30,000 -
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) ITIL
3 13 (22.81%) EDI
3 13 (22.81%) SQL
4 12 (21.05%) ERP
4 12 (21.05%) Degree
5 11 (19.30%) Finance
6 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing
6 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (14.04%) Prototyping
7 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
7 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.28%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (12.28%) SAP SD
8 7 (12.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
9 6 (10.53%) SAP Business One
9 6 (10.53%) Software Licensing
9 6 (10.53%) SAP Certification
9 6 (10.53%) SAP PP
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle
9 6 (10.53%) Regression Testing
9 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.77%) Management Information System

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 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) SAP SD
2 6 (10.53%) SAP Business One
2 6 (10.53%) SAP PP
3 5 (8.77%) SAP MM
4 4 (7.02%) SAP EWM
4 4 (7.02%) SAP GRC
5 3 (5.26%) SAP APO
5 3 (5.26%) SAP QM
6 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (3.51%) SAP ERP
6 2 (3.51%) SAP FI
6 2 (3.51%) SAP MII
6 2 (3.51%) SAP PP-PI
6 2 (3.51%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (3.51%) SAP VC
7 1 (1.75%) HFM
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (1.75%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.75%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 7 (12.28%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (7.02%) SAP BW
3 4 (7.02%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.51%) GIS
5 1 (1.75%) Essbase
5 1 (1.75%) Power BI
5 1 (1.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.02%) Billing
4 3 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
5 2 (3.51%) German Language
5 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Analyst
2 22 (38.60%) SAP Analyst
3 15 (26.32%) Business Analyst
4 13 (22.81%) SAP Business Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) SAP SD Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Business Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Developer
7 6 (10.53%) SAP Business Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) EDI Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) EDI Systems Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) SAP Business One Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) SAP MM Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.26%) SAP PP Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) SAP SD Business Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) EDI
2 4 (7.02%) IDoc
2 4 (7.02%) SAP XI
3 2 (3.51%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.75%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.75%) SAPUI5
4 1 (1.75%) WCF
4 1 (1.75%) WinForms
4 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) FMCG
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) ERP
3 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (15.79%) Project Management
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.04%) Prototyping
5 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
5 7 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.53%) Software Licensing
6 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.77%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (8.77%) Business Process Modelling
7 5 (8.77%) Feasibility Study
7 5 (8.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 4 (7.02%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) ABAP
3 4 (7.02%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) VB
5 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Groovy
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) SAP Certification
3 3 (5.26%) ACCA
3 3 (5.26%) CIMA
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.75%) CA Wily
1 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
1 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Epicor
3 3 (5.26%) Infor
3 3 (5.26%) Sage
4 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.75%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) Cognos
5 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) IFS
5 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.75%) Tableau
5 1 (1.75%) TIBCO