Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1040 1028 1128
Rank change year-on-year -12 +100 +67
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 83 135 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.081% 0.051%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.96% 1.04% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 68 77
England median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% - -
10th Percentile £63,000 £43,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £79,000 £86,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.73% - +2.33%

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 8,654 13,031 12,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.86% 7.80% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6,395 9,394 9,267
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
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% - -1.40%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +58 35 £70,000 +27.27%
Midlands +39 35 £70,000 +27.27%
North of England -12 29 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Yorkshire +55 24 £67,500 +22.73%
London +52 14 £75,000 +7.14%
North West -52 5 - - 1
East of England +24 4 - - 1
South East +12 2 - -
SAP APO
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 63 (75.90%) Manufacturing
3 57 (68.67%) SAP SCM
4 41 (49.40%) SAP PP
5 39 (46.99%) Finance
6 32 (38.55%) Logistics
7 30 (36.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (27.71%) SAP EWM
9 19 (22.89%) SAP HANA
9 19 (22.89%) SAP MM
9 19 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (20.48%) SAP WM
11 16 (19.28%) SAP S/4HANA
11 16 (19.28%) Workshop Facilitation
12 15 (18.07%) Retail
13 13 (15.66%) Process Improvement
14 12 (14.46%) IT Strategy
14 12 (14.46%) FMCG
14 12 (14.46%) Network Planning
14 12 (14.46%) SAP QM
15 11 (13.25%) SAP SD
15 11 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (10.84%) Project Management
16 9 (10.84%) SAP LE
16 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
17 8 (9.64%) Supply Chain Management
17 8 (9.64%) Ariba
18 7 (8.43%) ABAP
18 7 (8.43%) EDI
18 7 (8.43%) LIMS

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 57 (68.67%) SAP SCM
2 41 (49.40%) SAP PP
3 23 (27.71%) SAP EWM
4 19 (22.89%) SAP MM
5 17 (20.48%) SAP WM
6 16 (19.28%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (14.46%) SAP QM
8 11 (13.25%) SAP SD
9 9 (10.84%) SAP LE
10 4 (4.82%) SAP IBP
10 4 (4.82%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) eCATT
1 7 (8.43%) LSMW
General
1 63 (75.90%) Manufacturing
2 39 (46.99%) Finance
3 15 (18.07%) Retail
4 7 (8.43%) Billing
4 7 (8.43%) Publishing
5 4 (4.82%) Automotive
5 4 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Consultant
2 26 (31.33%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (21.69%) SAP APO Consultant
3 18 (21.69%) SAP Team Leader
3 18 (21.69%) Team Leader
4 15 (18.07%) Analyst
4 15 (18.07%) SAP Analyst
5 12 (14.46%) Architect
5 12 (14.46%) SAP Architect
5 12 (14.46%) SAP SCM Architect
6 10 (12.05%) SAP PP Consultant
7 9 (10.84%) Business Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) SAP Business Analyst
7 9 (10.84%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
8 8 (9.64%) Senior Architect
9 6 (7.23%) Logistics Consultant
9 6 (7.23%) SAP Logistics Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) SAP APO Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) SAP P2P Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) EDI
1 7 (8.43%) IDoc
2 4 (4.82%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) FMCG
3 7 (8.43%) LIMS
3 7 (8.43%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.82%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Logistics
2 30 (36.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (19.28%) Workshop Facilitation
4 13 (15.66%) Process Improvement
5 12 (14.46%) IT Strategy
5 12 (14.46%) Network Planning
6 11 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.84%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.84%) Project Management
8 8 (9.64%) Supply Chain Management
9 7 (8.43%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (8.43%) Data Migration
9 7 (8.43%) Demand Management
9 7 (8.43%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.43%) Migration
9 7 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (8.43%) Project Planning
9 7 (8.43%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (6.02%) Supply Chain Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (9.64%) Ariba