Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1049 1052 1131
Rank change year-on-year +3 +79 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 86 108 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.065% 0.054%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.87% 0.85% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 60 81
England median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £57,500 £44,700 £51,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £58,750 £110,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -4.55% -

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 9,927 12,663 12,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.36% 7.60% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7,431 9,301 10,047
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
West Midlands +51 34 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Midlands +47 34 £52,500 -8.70% 1
North of England +3 23 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Yorkshire +36 16 £67,500 +22.73%
London +52 14 £95,000 +35.71%
East of England +19 12 £62,500 -
North West -40 7 £65,000 +23.81% 1
South East +10 3 - - 1
SAP APO
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 63 (73.26%) Manufacturing
3 59 (68.60%) SAP SCM
4 43 (50.00%) SAP PP
5 40 (46.51%) Finance
6 33 (38.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (34.88%) Logistics
8 28 (32.56%) SAP QM
9 24 (27.91%) Retail
10 22 (25.58%) SAP EWM
10 22 (25.58%) FMCG
11 19 (22.09%) SAP WM
12 17 (19.77%) SAP MM
12 17 (19.77%) SAP S/4HANA
13 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (17.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (17.44%) Supply Chain Management
15 14 (16.28%) SAP HANA
16 13 (15.12%) Network Planning
17 12 (13.95%) ABAP
17 12 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
17 12 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
18 11 (12.79%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (11.63%) LIMS
19 10 (11.63%) EDI
19 10 (11.63%) Publishing
19 10 (11.63%) Migration
19 10 (11.63%) eCATT
19 10 (11.63%) Integration Testing
19 10 (11.63%) Data Migration

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 59 (68.60%) SAP SCM
2 43 (50.00%) SAP PP
3 28 (32.56%) SAP QM
4 22 (25.58%) SAP EWM
5 19 (22.09%) SAP WM
6 17 (19.77%) SAP MM
6 17 (19.77%) SAP S/4HANA
7 7 (8.14%) SAP SD
8 6 (6.98%) SAP LE
9 1 (1.16%) SAP BPC
9 1 (1.16%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) eCATT
1 10 (11.63%) LSMW
General
1 63 (73.26%) Manufacturing
2 40 (46.51%) Finance
3 24 (27.91%) Retail
4 11 (12.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (11.63%) Billing
5 10 (11.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Consultant
2 27 (31.40%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (27.91%) Architect
3 24 (27.91%) SAP Architect
3 24 (27.91%) SAP SCM Architect
4 22 (25.58%) SAP APO Consultant
5 15 (17.44%) Analyst
5 15 (17.44%) SAP Analyst
6 13 (15.12%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 13 (15.12%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (13.95%) SAP PP Consultant
8 11 (12.79%) Senior Architect
9 9 (10.47%) Logistics Consultant
9 9 (10.47%) SAP Logistics Consultant
9 9 (10.47%) SAP Team Leader
9 9 (10.47%) Team Leader
10 8 (9.30%) Business Analyst
10 8 (9.30%) SAP Business Analyst
11 6 (6.98%) SAP APO Analyst
11 6 (6.98%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) EDI
1 10 (11.63%) IDoc
2 2 (2.33%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) FMCG
2 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (11.63%) LIMS
5 6 (6.98%) Tandem
6 2 (2.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (34.88%) Logistics
3 15 (17.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (17.44%) Supply Chain Management
4 13 (15.12%) Network Planning
5 12 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (11.63%) Customer Requirements
6 10 (11.63%) Data Migration
6 10 (11.63%) Demand Management
6 10 (11.63%) Integration Testing
6 10 (11.63%) Migration
6 10 (11.63%) Project Planning
6 10 (11.63%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 9 (10.47%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.98%) IT Strategy
8 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.98%) Process Improvement
8 6 (6.98%) Project Management
9 4 (4.65%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 86 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.33%) Ariba
2 2 (2.33%) Manugistics