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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 66 71
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 2.77% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 6.62% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 43
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 483 544 806
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.74% 41.81% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 380 428 633
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,171
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing SAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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
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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich - 2 £50,000 -
Chester - 1 £50,000 -
SAP
North West

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (40.00%) ERP
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Advertising
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Business One
1 4 (40.00%) FMCG
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Sage
3 2 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) PMO
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (10.00%) Fintech
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture

SAP
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Business One
2 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (10.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (40.00%) Advertising
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) ERP Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Portfolio Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Business Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Business One Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SOX Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISA
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Sage
2 1 (10.00%) Epicor
2 1 (10.00%) Infor