Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP APO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP APO over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1074 1081 1183
Rank change year-on-year +7 +102 -111
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 79 85 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.052% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 0.72% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 57
England median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £44,375 £46,250 £42,200
90th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £111,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% -

SAP APO is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 11,250 11,765 13,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.92% 7.22% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8,516 8,913 10,354
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

SAP APO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP APO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP APO in England

SAP APO
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP APO in England.

Salary trend for SAP APO in England

SAP APO
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP APO in England over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP APO in England

SAP APO
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP APO within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
North of England -15 23 £67,500 +28.57% 2
West Midlands +31 22 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Midlands +17 22 £52,500 -16.00% 1
London +12 20 £70,000 +40.00% 1
North West -32 17 £75,000 +42.86% 2
East of England +4 10 £62,500 +43.68%
Yorkshire - 6 £66,250 -
South East +11 2 - - 2
SAP APO
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing SAP APO 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 England region with a requirement for SAP APO.

1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 50 (63.29%) SAP SCM
3 32 (40.51%) Manufacturing
4 28 (35.44%) Supply Chain Management
4 28 (35.44%) FMCG
5 24 (30.38%) SAP PP
6 20 (25.32%) SAP QM
7 18 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (22.78%) ABAP
7 18 (22.78%) Finance
7 18 (22.78%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (22.78%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (18.99%) Retail
9 14 (17.72%) Logistics
10 13 (16.46%) SAP ERP
10 13 (16.46%) Degree
10 13 (16.46%) SAP Certification
10 13 (16.46%) ERP
10 13 (16.46%) Translating Business Requirements
10 13 (16.46%) Matrix Organization
10 13 (16.46%) SAP Core Interface
11 11 (13.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (12.66%) SAP MM
12 10 (12.66%) SAP WM
13 9 (11.39%) SAP S/4HANA
14 8 (10.13%) SAP HANA
15 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (7.59%) SAP EWM
16 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement

SAP APO
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Business Applications
1 50 (63.29%) SAP SCM
2 24 (30.38%) SAP PP
3 20 (25.32%) SAP QM
4 13 (16.46%) SAP ERP
5 10 (12.66%) SAP MM
5 10 (12.66%) SAP WM
6 9 (11.39%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (7.59%) SAP EWM
8 5 (6.33%) SAP LE
9 3 (3.80%) SAP Retail
10 2 (2.53%) SAP BPC
10 2 (2.53%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) eCATT
1 5 (6.33%) LSMW
General
1 32 (40.51%) Manufacturing
2 18 (22.78%) Finance
3 15 (18.99%) Retail
4 11 (13.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (6.33%) Billing
5 5 (6.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Consultant
1 35 (44.30%) SAP Consultant
2 24 (30.38%) Analyst
2 24 (30.38%) SAP Analyst
3 23 (29.11%) Business Analyst
3 23 (29.11%) SAP Business Analyst
4 20 (25.32%) SAP APO Consultant
5 18 (22.78%) SAP APO Analyst
6 17 (21.52%) SAP APO Business Analyst
7 16 (20.25%) Architect
7 16 (20.25%) SAP Architect
7 16 (20.25%) SAP SCM Architect
7 16 (20.25%) SAP SCM Consultant
8 11 (13.92%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 11 (13.92%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (11.39%) SAP PP Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) Logistics Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) SAP QM Consultant
10 5 (6.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) SAP Core Interface
2 5 (6.33%) EDI
2 5 (6.33%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) FMCG
2 18 (22.78%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.33%) LIMS
5 4 (5.06%) Tandem
6 2 (2.53%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Supply Chain Management
2 18 (22.78%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.72%) Logistics
5 13 (16.46%) ERP
5 13 (16.46%) Matrix Organization
5 13 (16.46%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.59%) Network Planning
6 6 (7.59%) SAP Implementation
7 5 (6.33%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (6.33%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.33%) Demand Management
7 5 (6.33%) Integration Testing
7 5 (6.33%) Migration
7 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
1 13 (16.46%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.53%) Manugistics