Period
to 1 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 1 October 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 109 84 100
Rank change year-on-year -25 +16 -42
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1,304 4,458 4,969
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.95% 3.44% 3.22%
As % of the Vendors category 7.36% 8.02% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 3,171 3,630
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17,716 55,554 66,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.13% 42.88% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14,012 42,563 51,932
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in England

SAP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP in England.

Salary trend for SAP in England

SAP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP in England over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP in England

SAP
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 1 October 2020. 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
London -28 435 £65,000 - 51
South East -10 285 £59,000 +2.61% 21
North of England +7 222 £45,000 -14.29% 37
North West +24 173 £45,000 -14.29% 26
Midlands -17 130 £50,000 -13.04% 34
South West -9 128 £47,500 - 20
West Midlands -4 100 £51,000 -14.29% 25
Yorkshire +15 44 £40,000 -23.81% 6
East of England +7 44 £47,500 -17.39% 20
East Midlands -15 28 £42,500 -22.73% 9
North East +18 5 £42,500 - 5
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, IT jobs citing SAP 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.

1 546 (41.87%) Finance
2 375 (28.76%) Business Intelligence
3 373 (28.60%) Manufacturing
4 298 (22.85%) Public Sector
5 287 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
6 278 (21.32%) Marketing
7 264 (20.25%) Programme Management
8 263 (20.17%) Telecoms
9 252 (19.33%) Electronics
10 251 (19.25%) Digital Marketing
11 247 (18.94%) ERP
12 204 (15.64%) Microsoft
13 168 (12.88%) Oracle
14 167 (12.81%) SQL
15 159 (12.19%) SAP S/4HANA
16 157 (12.04%) Project Management
17 154 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
18 146 (11.20%) Java
19 129 (9.89%) Degree
20 124 (9.51%) Azure
21 122 (9.36%) AWS
22 121 (9.28%) ABAP
22 121 (9.28%) BusinessObjects
23 113 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
24 111 (8.51%) SQL Server
25 100 (7.67%) DevOps
26 98 (7.52%) JavaScript
27 95 (7.29%) Scrum
27 95 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
28 94 (7.21%) Analytics

SAP
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:

Application Platforms
1 38 (2.91%) WebSphere
2 30 (2.30%) Tomcat
3 29 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 28 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (1.76%) SAS
6 19 (1.46%) Confluence
6 19 (1.46%) IIS
6 19 (1.46%) WebLogic
7 15 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (1.00%) MS Exchange
8 13 (1.00%) NetWeaver
9 11 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.77%) Apache
11 7 (0.54%) CMS
12 5 (0.38%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.31%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.23%) Zeplin
8 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.15%) Windchill
9 1 (0.077%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.077%) CATIA
9 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.077%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 159 (12.19%) SAP S/4HANA
2 79 (6.06%) SAP FI
3 77 (5.90%) SAP SD
4 76 (5.83%) SAP CO
5 75 (5.75%) SAP FI/CO
6 64 (4.91%) SAP MM
7 61 (4.68%) SAP ERP
8 38 (2.91%) SAP Hybris
9 36 (2.76%) SAP BPC
10 29 (2.22%) SAP Business One
11 26 (1.99%) SAP HR
12 21 (1.61%) SAP PSCD
13 20 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
13 20 (1.53%) SAP GTS
14 19 (1.46%) SAP PM
15 18 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
16 16 (1.23%) SAP PP
17 15 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
17 15 (1.15%) SAP PS
18 14 (1.07%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 124 (9.51%) Azure
2 122 (9.36%) AWS
3 75 (5.75%) SaaS
4 68 (5.21%) Office 365
5 67 (5.14%) Power Platform
6 58 (4.45%) PaaS
7 41 (3.14%) IaaS
8 34 (2.61%) GCP
9 28 (2.15%) SuccessFactors
10 21 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (1.38%) Akamai
12 17 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 16 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
14 15 (1.15%) IBM Cloud
14 15 (1.15%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.38%) GitHub
17 4 (0.31%) npm
17 4 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.60%) Internet
2 32 (2.45%) Firewall
3 26 (1.99%) DNS
4 23 (1.76%) HTTP
5 17 (1.30%) FTP
6 11 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.69%) DHCP
8 4 (0.31%) Broadband
8 4 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.31%) Skype
8 4 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.23%) VoIP
9 3 (0.23%) VPN
10 2 (0.15%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.15%) IPv4
10 2 (0.15%) LAN
10 2 (0.15%) MPLS
10 2 (0.15%) SSL
10 2 (0.15%) VLAN
10 2 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (9.28%) BusinessObjects
2 111 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 84 (6.44%) SAP HANA
4 66 (5.06%) Power BI
5 52 (3.99%) SAP BW
6 48 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
7 38 (2.91%) Big Data
8 35 (2.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 33 (2.53%) MySQL
10 26 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
12 20 (1.53%) SAP Data Services
13 19 (1.46%) DB2
14 17 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
15 16 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (1.15%) MongoDB
17 13 (1.00%) Relational Database
18 11 (0.84%) OLAP
18 11 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (3.22%) Git (software)
2 39 (2.99%) LSMW
3 30 (2.30%) JIRA
4 13 (1.00%) Eclipse
5 12 (0.92%) NWDS
6 11 (0.84%) Cucumber
6 11 (0.84%) NUnit
6 11 (0.84%) Selenium
6 11 (0.84%) SoapUI
6 11 (0.84%) SpecFlow
7 9 (0.69%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.54%) Postman
9 6 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.38%) ERwin
10 5 (0.38%) Fiddler
10 5 (0.38%) JUnit
10 5 (0.38%) Subversion
10 5 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 546 (41.87%) Finance
2 373 (28.60%) Manufacturing
3 298 (22.85%) Public Sector
4 278 (21.32%) Marketing
5 263 (20.17%) Telecoms
6 252 (19.33%) Electronics
7 80 (6.13%) Retail
8 34 (2.61%) Banking
9 23 (1.76%) Local Government
10 19 (1.46%) Back Office
11 13 (1.00%) General Ledger
12 12 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.84%) Legal
14 10 (0.77%) Billing
15 9 (0.69%) French Language
16 8 (0.61%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.61%) Games
17 7 (0.54%) Advertising
18 4 (0.31%) Financial Institution
19 3 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 264 (20.25%) Consultant
2 209 (16.03%) SAP Consultant
3 195 (14.95%) Developer
4 192 (14.72%) Analyst
5 124 (9.51%) Architect
6 110 (8.44%) SAP Analyst
7 55 (4.22%) Business Analyst
8 54 (4.14%) SAP Developer
9 53 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
10 52 (3.99%) Project Manager
11 44 (3.37%) IT Manager
11 44 (3.37%) SAP Manager
12 39 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
13 38 (2.91%) SAP FI Consultant
14 36 (2.76%) SAP Business Analyst
15 35 (2.68%) SAP CO Consultant
15 35 (2.68%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
16 31 (2.38%) SAP Basis Consultant
16 31 (2.38%) Senior Developer
17 30 (2.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (6.98%) .NET
2 60 (4.60%) Web Services
3 56 (4.29%) HTML
4 51 (3.91%) CSS
4 51 (3.91%) SOAP
5 45 (3.45%) SAP Basis
6 43 (3.30%) Apache Flex
7 42 (3.22%) XML
8 39 (2.99%) ASP.NET
9 38 (2.91%) SAP Fiori
10 36 (2.76%) EDI
10 36 (2.76%) Node.js
11 35 (2.68%) JSON
12 34 (2.61%) REST
13 32 (2.45%) AngularJS
14 29 (2.22%) Vue.js
15 27 (2.07%) SAP Smart Forms
16 26 (1.99%) React
17 25 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (1.92%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 95 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.29%) FMCG
3 53 (4.06%) Management Information System
4 50 (3.83%) Cloud Native
5 40 (3.07%) User Experience
6 33 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
8 23 (1.76%) Public Cloud
8 23 (1.76%) Virtual Team
9 21 (1.61%) Blog
10 20 (1.53%) Internet of Things
11 12 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (0.92%) Media Streaming
11 12 (0.92%) W3C
12 11 (0.84%) Driving Licence
12 11 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
13 10 (0.77%) e-Learning
14 9 (0.69%) Credit Risk
15 8 (0.61%) Hedge funds
15 8 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 89 (6.83%) Linux
2 73 (5.60%) Windows
3 43 (3.30%) Unix
4 21 (1.61%) AIX
5 14 (1.07%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.00%) CentOS
6 13 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 8 (0.61%) Android
8 5 (0.38%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.23%) Debian
10 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.15%) VMS
12 1 (0.077%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.077%) Solaris
12 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (28.76%) Business Intelligence
2 287 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
3 264 (20.25%) Programme Management
4 251 (19.25%) Digital Marketing
5 247 (18.94%) ERP
6 157 (12.04%) Project Management
7 154 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 113 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
9 100 (7.67%) DevOps
10 95 (7.29%) Scrum
11 94 (7.21%) Analytics
12 92 (7.06%) ITIL
13 86 (6.60%) CRM
14 85 (6.52%) Logistics
14 85 (6.52%) Service Delivery
15 78 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 75 (5.75%) Project Delivery
17 72 (5.52%) SAP Implementation
18 67 (5.14%) Waterfall
19 64 (4.91%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (12.81%) SQL
2 146 (11.20%) Java
3 121 (9.28%) ABAP
4 98 (7.52%) JavaScript
5 81 (6.21%) C#
6 78 (5.98%) Python
7 55 (4.22%) C
8 35 (2.68%) Bash Shell
9 32 (2.45%) T-SQL
10 26 (1.99%) SAPscript
11 22 (1.69%) Ruby
12 21 (1.61%) Go
13 19 (1.46%) C++
13 19 (1.46%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.38%) Apex Code
15 16 (1.23%) TypeScript
16 15 (1.15%) ActionScript
16 15 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
17 12 (0.92%) PHP
17 12 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 129 (9.89%) Degree
2 91 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 63 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.07%) SANS
5 25 (1.92%) PMP
6 22 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (1.38%) MCSA
9 16 (1.23%) PMI Certification
10 14 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (0.92%) ISTQB
12 9 (0.69%) Master's Degree
13 8 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.61%) MCP
14 7 (0.54%) ISEB
14 7 (0.54%) SAP Certification
15 6 (0.46%) CISSP
16 5 (0.38%) ACCA
16 5 (0.38%) CCA
16 5 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 28 (2.15%) QA
3 18 (1.38%) COBIT
4 17 (1.30%) SLA
5 16 (1.23%) Data Quality
6 13 (1.00%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.92%) GDPR
8 11 (0.84%) PMO
9 10 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.23%) SEPA
12 2 (0.15%) COSO
12 2 (0.15%) IFRS
12 2 (0.15%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.15%) ITGC
12 2 (0.15%) NIST
13 1 (0.077%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.077%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 57 (4.37%) Docker
2 50 (3.83%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.38%) NFS
4 8 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.31%) vSphere
6 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.15%) Firmware
7 2 (0.15%) Samba
7 2 (0.15%) Squid
7 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.077%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.077%) HDFS
8 1 (0.077%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.077%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.077%) XenApp
8 1 (0.077%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (3.91%) Kubernetes
2 40 (3.07%) Puppet
3 33 (2.53%) Ansible
4 28 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (1.92%) QRadar
6 24 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
7 22 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
8 20 (1.53%) Data Guard
9 15 (1.15%) Terraform
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (0.15%) Grafana
12 2 (0.15%) Graylog
12 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.15%) Nagios
12 2 (0.15%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.077%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.077%) Salt
13 1 (0.077%) SCCM
Vendors
1 204 (15.64%) Microsoft
2 168 (12.88%) Oracle
3 80 (6.13%) Salesforce.com
4 77 (5.90%) IBM
5 44 (3.37%) hybris
6 42 (3.22%) Tableau
7 38 (2.91%) Adobe
8 34 (2.61%) Sage
9 32 (2.45%) Google
10 31 (2.38%) Cisco
11 30 (2.30%) CyberArk
12 29 (2.22%) Red Hat
13 28 (2.15%) Thycotic
14 27 (2.07%) Splunk
15 25 (1.92%) ArcSight
15 25 (1.92%) BeyondTrust
15 25 (1.92%) Bomgar
15 25 (1.92%) LogRhythm
15 25 (1.92%) NetWitness
15 25 (1.92%) Palo Alto