Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 67 74
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 5,186 7,579 7,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.19% 4.53% 3.87%
As % of the Vendors category 7.25% 10.21% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,649 5,169 5,461
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 71,502 74,205 85,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.97% 44.38% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 56,145 58,949 70,802
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in England

SAP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SAP in England

SAP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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
London -41 1,785 £62,500 +4.17% 164
South East -27 1,113 £55,000 - 131
North of England -44 772 £50,000 - 112
Midlands -15 592 £52,500 +5.00% 76
South West -30 446 £42,500 -10.53% 66
North West -40 445 £51,250 -2.38% 78
West Midlands -3 374 £55,000 - 53
East of England -54 321 £52,500 +5.00% 61
Yorkshire -36 265 £50,000 +11.11% 25
East Midlands -6 213 £48,000 +15.66% 23
North East -42 65 £40,000 -20.00% 9
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 2,176 (41.96%) Finance
2 1,178 (22.72%) Business Intelligence
3 1,173 (22.62%) Manufacturing
4 1,171 (22.58%) ERP
5 1,129 (21.77%) Oracle
6 981 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
7 788 (15.19%) Marketing
8 772 (14.89%) SQL
9 721 (13.90%) Microsoft
10 683 (13.17%) Retail
11 657 (12.67%) Programme Management
12 638 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 637 (12.28%) Telecoms
14 614 (11.84%) Project Management
15 600 (11.57%) Digital Marketing
16 591 (11.40%) CRM
17 582 (11.22%) Electronics
18 559 (10.78%) Java
18 559 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
19 528 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
20 522 (10.07%) SAP HANA
21 515 (9.93%) Degree
22 513 (9.89%) ABAP
23 473 (9.12%) SQL Server
24 472 (9.10%) SAP S/4HANA
25 433 (8.35%) E-Commerce
26 403 (7.77%) Analytics
27 402 (7.75%) .NET
28 400 (7.71%) JavaScript
29 396 (7.64%) Sage

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
1 147 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 86 (1.66%) NetWeaver
3 79 (1.52%) CMS
4 75 (1.45%) WebSphere
5 71 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 60 (1.16%) Confluence
7 46 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 46 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 34 (0.66%) Apache
9 33 (0.64%) SAS
10 28 (0.54%) Mule
11 27 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 27 (0.52%) IIS
12 26 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 21 (0.40%) Apache Solr
14 19 (0.37%) WebLogic
15 18 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
15 18 (0.35%) JBoss
15 18 (0.35%) MS Exchange
15 18 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 224 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 159 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
3 82 (1.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 40 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 39 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 33 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
7 15 (0.29%) Autodesk Inventor
8 6 (0.12%) SPSS
9 5 (0.096%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.096%) Camtasia
9 5 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
10 3 (0.058%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.019%) CATIA
11 1 (0.019%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.019%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.019%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.019%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 472 (9.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 334 (6.44%) SAP FI
3 309 (5.96%) SAP CO
4 305 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 275 (5.30%) SAP SD
6 267 (5.15%) NetSuite
7 234 (4.51%) SAP Business One
8 215 (4.15%) SAP Hybris
9 204 (3.93%) SAP MM
10 189 (3.64%) SAP ERP
11 185 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
12 157 (3.03%) SAP BPC
13 131 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
14 130 (2.51%) SAP HR
15 126 (2.43%) SAP PP
16 108 (2.08%) SAP SCM
17 105 (2.02%) SAP HCM
18 87 (1.68%) SAP APO
19 84 (1.62%) Dynamics NAV
20 75 (1.45%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 285 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
2 242 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 200 (3.86%) SuccessFactors
4 194 (3.74%) SaaS
5 114 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
6 94 (1.81%) Office 365
7 87 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 87 (1.68%) PaaS
8 55 (1.06%) IaaS
9 38 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (0.56%) Boomi
10 29 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
11 24 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
12 22 (0.42%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.40%) Serverless
14 19 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
14 19 (0.37%) OpenShift
15 16 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
15 16 (0.31%) Google Analytics
16 13 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 77 (1.48%) Internet
2 67 (1.29%) DNS
3 57 (1.10%) DHCP
4 51 (0.98%) Firewall
5 40 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 40 (0.77%) WAN
6 39 (0.75%) LAN
7 35 (0.67%) Intranet
8 30 (0.58%) Wireless
9 29 (0.56%) SAN
10 28 (0.54%) HTTP
11 23 (0.44%) SMS
12 21 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (0.37%) VPN
14 15 (0.29%) Skype
15 12 (0.23%) FTP
15 12 (0.23%) VoIP
16 11 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
16 11 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 522 (10.07%) SAP HANA
2 473 (9.12%) SQL Server
3 363 (7.00%) SAP BW
4 356 (6.86%) BusinessObjects
5 251 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 187 (3.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 147 (2.83%) Big Data
8 136 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
9 126 (2.43%) Relational Database
10 116 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 108 (2.08%) Hadoop
11 108 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 103 (1.99%) NoSQL
13 100 (1.93%) QlikView
14 83 (1.60%) MySQL
15 79 (1.52%) Power BI
16 76 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
17 62 (1.20%) RDBMS
18 52 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 51 (0.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 167 (3.22%) JIRA
2 95 (1.83%) Git (software)
3 91 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 85 (1.64%) LSMW
5 59 (1.14%) JUnit
5 59 (1.14%) Selenium
6 39 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 38 (0.73%) Visual Studio
8 35 (0.67%) TeamCity
9 26 (0.50%) HP UFT
10 23 (0.44%) Cucumber
11 21 (0.40%) eCATT
11 21 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
12 18 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (0.33%) IntelliJ
13 17 (0.33%) Jasmine
14 16 (0.31%) TestNG
15 15 (0.29%) SpecFlow
16 14 (0.27%) Gatling
16 14 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 2,176 (41.96%) Finance
2 1,173 (22.62%) Manufacturing
3 788 (15.19%) Marketing
4 683 (13.17%) Retail
5 637 (12.28%) Telecoms
6 582 (11.22%) Electronics
7 232 (4.47%) Advertising
8 155 (2.99%) Publishing
9 128 (2.47%) Billing
10 113 (2.18%) Banking
11 88 (1.70%) Legal
12 63 (1.21%) Automotive
12 63 (1.21%) General Ledger
13 45 (0.87%) Aerospace
14 43 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 35 (0.67%) Law
16 30 (0.58%) Back Office
17 23 (0.44%) French Language
18 22 (0.42%) Front Office
19 17 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,193 (23.00%) Consultant
2 966 (18.63%) Analyst
3 895 (17.26%) SAP Consultant
4 688 (13.27%) Developer
5 581 (11.20%) Architect
6 445 (8.58%) SAP Analyst
7 355 (6.85%) Business Analyst
8 295 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
9 269 (5.19%) SAP Architect
10 245 (4.72%) Project Manager
11 212 (4.09%) SAP Manager
12 183 (3.53%) SAP Business Analyst
13 182 (3.51%) Administrator
14 172 (3.32%) Senior Consultant
15 149 (2.87%) SAP Developer
16 136 (2.62%) SAP Solutions Architect
17 129 (2.49%) C# Developer
18 124 (2.39%) Software Developer
19 120 (2.31%) Support Analyst
20 119 (2.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (7.75%) .NET
2 219 (4.22%) HTML
3 192 (3.70%) Web Services
4 148 (2.85%) CSS
5 145 (2.80%) AngularJS
6 142 (2.74%) XML
7 140 (2.70%) IDoc
8 132 (2.55%) SAP Fiori
9 129 (2.49%) Spring
10 128 (2.47%) ASP.NET
11 120 (2.31%) RESTful
12 115 (2.22%) REST
13 108 (2.08%) SAPUI5
14 100 (1.93%) J2EE
15 91 (1.75%) Middleware
16 90 (1.74%) EDI
16 90 (1.74%) SAP PI
17 88 (1.70%) SOAP
18 87 (1.68%) jQuery
19 81 (1.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 528 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 251 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
3 191 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
4 165 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 142 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 128 (2.47%) FMCG
7 110 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
8 105 (2.02%) User Experience
9 90 (1.74%) Virtual Team
10 78 (1.50%) Data Centre
11 70 (1.35%) Mobile App
12 49 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 47 (0.91%) iPad
14 39 (0.75%) Fintech
15 35 (0.67%) Data Structures
16 33 (0.64%) PMI
17 32 (0.62%) Blog
18 31 (0.60%) Clustering
19 29 (0.56%) Public Cloud
20 26 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 309 (5.96%) Windows
2 254 (4.90%) Linux
3 118 (2.28%) Unix
4 95 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 64 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 36 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 32 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 30 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (0.56%) Android
11 25 (0.48%) Solaris
11 25 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (0.39%) AIX
13 16 (0.31%) CentOS
14 15 (0.29%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 12 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 12 (0.23%) SUSE
17 9 (0.17%) Mac OS X Server
17 9 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,178 (22.72%) Business Intelligence
2 1,171 (22.58%) ERP
3 981 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 657 (12.67%) Programme Management
5 638 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 614 (11.84%) Project Management
7 600 (11.57%) Digital Marketing
8 591 (11.40%) CRM
9 559 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
10 433 (8.35%) E-Commerce
11 403 (7.77%) Analytics
12 331 (6.38%) Logistics
13 327 (6.31%) Migration
14 324 (6.25%) Scrum
15 321 (6.19%) ITIL
16 283 (5.46%) Presales
17 258 (4.97%) SDLC
18 251 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
19 241 (4.65%) Change Management
20 235 (4.53%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 772 (14.89%) SQL
2 559 (10.78%) Java
3 513 (9.89%) ABAP
4 400 (7.71%) JavaScript
5 350 (6.75%) C#
6 217 (4.18%) Python
7 112 (2.16%) T-SQL
8 105 (2.02%) C++
9 79 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 71 (1.37%) Perl
11 59 (1.14%) VBA
12 51 (0.98%) PowerShell
13 50 (0.96%) C
14 47 (0.91%) Bash Shell
14 47 (0.91%) Shell Script
15 45 (0.87%) Go
16 44 (0.85%) Ruby
17 39 (0.75%) R
18 35 (0.67%) PHP
18 35 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 515 (9.93%) Degree
2 253 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 147 (2.83%) SC Cleared
4 110 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 100 (1.93%) ACCA
6 96 (1.85%) CIMA
7 70 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 59 (1.14%) SAP Certification
9 53 (1.02%) PMP
10 43 (0.83%) Master's Degree
11 39 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (0.58%) AAT
13 29 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
14 28 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 25 (0.48%) ISTQB
16 20 (0.39%) BC Cleared
16 20 (0.39%) CISSP
16 20 (0.39%) ISEB
16 20 (0.39%) MCP
17 17 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (4.86%) QA
2 118 (2.28%) SLA
3 104 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 66 (1.27%) PMO
5 62 (1.20%) GDPR
6 45 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 30 (0.58%) GCP
8 27 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (0.37%) COBIT
10 15 (0.29%) PCI DSS
11 13 (0.25%) ISO 9001
12 9 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 8 (0.15%) GAAP
14 7 (0.13%) IFRS
15 5 (0.096%) Government Security Classifications
16 4 (0.077%) SEPA
17 3 (0.058%) Cyber Essentials
17 3 (0.058%) EFQM
17 3 (0.058%) IFRS 9
18 2 (0.039%) Basel III
System Software
1 155 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 117 (2.26%) Docker
3 84 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 21 (0.40%) HDFS
6 21 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (0.33%) Apache Flume
8 16 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (0.21%) XenApp
9 11 (0.21%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.19%) Cronacle
10 10 (0.19%) Firmware
10 10 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.19%) vSphere
11 5 (0.096%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.096%) XenServer
12 4 (0.077%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.058%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 99 (1.91%) Kubernetes
2 69 (1.33%) Ansible
3 63 (1.21%) Puppet
4 53 (1.02%) SCCM
5 47 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (0.81%) HP ALM
7 26 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 26 (0.50%) Nagios
8 20 (0.39%) SCOM
9 19 (0.37%) Oozie
10 18 (0.35%) Salt
11 17 (0.33%) Terraform
12 13 (0.25%) Oracle ZFS
13 11 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
14 10 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.13%) Cacti
15 7 (0.13%) Red Hat Satellite
16 6 (0.12%) AirWatch
16 6 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1,129 (21.77%) Oracle
2 721 (13.90%) Microsoft
3 396 (7.64%) Sage
4 317 (6.11%) Infor
5 316 (6.09%) Epicor
6 293 (5.65%) hybris
7 278 (5.36%) IBM
8 211 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
9 174 (3.36%) JD Edwards
10 142 (2.74%) IFS
11 136 (2.62%) Google
12 126 (2.43%) Tableau
13 125 (2.41%) Ariba
14 116 (2.24%) Xero
15 115 (2.22%) VMware
16 96 (1.85%) HP
17 83 (1.60%) Cognos
18 80 (1.54%) Workday
19 74 (1.43%) Adobe
20 72 (1.39%) Citrix