Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 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
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 82 76
Rank change year-on-year -17 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4,465 6,070 6,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.24% 3.65% 3.84%
As % of the Vendors category 7.67% 8.27% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,033 4,183 4,316
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,330 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.60% - -

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 58,179 73,441 70,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.26% 44.19% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44,926 58,191 57,477
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,998 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 -16 1,599 £65,000 +4.00% 111
South East -2 967 £56,500 +7.62% 83
North of England -26 636 £47,500 -5.00% 94
South West +14 439 £52,500 +16.67% 34
Midlands -24 420 £55,000 +4.76% 74
North West -30 368 £46,500 -11.43% 59
West Midlands -40 276 £60,000 +4.35% 51
East of England +2 243 £52,500 - 28
Yorkshire -33 221 £50,000 - 21
East Midlands -4 134 £50,000 +11.11% 23
North East -2 41 £47,500 +3.26% 14
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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 1,884 (42.19%) Finance
2 1,307 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
3 1,080 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 1,013 (22.69%) Manufacturing
5 916 (20.52%) ERP
6 872 (19.53%) Oracle
7 849 (19.01%) Marketing
8 796 (17.83%) SQL
9 743 (16.64%) Telecoms
10 691 (15.48%) Programme Management
11 662 (14.83%) Digital Marketing
12 655 (14.67%) Electronics
13 627 (14.04%) SAP S/4HANA
14 594 (13.30%) Microsoft
15 571 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 536 (12.00%) Degree
17 524 (11.74%) Project Management
18 522 (11.69%) Analytics
19 461 (10.32%) SAP HANA
20 437 (9.79%) Java
21 431 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
22 413 (9.25%) SQL Server
23 406 (9.09%) CRM
24 400 (8.96%) BusinessObjects
25 366 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
26 358 (8.02%) ETL
26 358 (8.02%) Retail
27 357 (8.00%) Scrum
28 352 (7.88%) JavaScript
29 347 (7.77%) Data Warehouse

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
1 119 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 117 (2.62%) NetWeaver
3 97 (2.17%) CMS
4 56 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 56 (1.25%) Confluence
5 47 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 42 (0.94%) SAS
7 39 (0.87%) Apache
8 35 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 34 (0.76%) WebSphere
10 33 (0.74%) Apache Solr
11 32 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
13 29 (0.65%) IIS
14 24 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 23 (0.52%) Tomcat
16 21 (0.47%) MS Exchange
16 21 (0.47%) WebLogic
17 18 (0.40%) Documentum
18 17 (0.38%) EPiServer
Applications
1 227 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 156 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
3 80 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 55 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 41 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
6 25 (0.56%) Autodesk Inventor
7 13 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.27%) Windchill
9 7 (0.16%) SPSS
10 5 (0.11%) InVision
11 2 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.045%) CATIA
11 2 (0.045%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.022%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.022%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.022%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.022%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.022%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 1 (0.022%) PTC Creo
12 1 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 627 (14.04%) SAP S/4HANA
2 318 (7.12%) SAP ERP
3 263 (5.89%) SAP FI
4 254 (5.69%) SAP CO
5 250 (5.60%) SAP FI/CO
6 240 (5.38%) SAP SD
7 214 (4.79%) SAP MM
8 165 (3.70%) SAP BPC
9 153 (3.43%) SAP HR
10 151 (3.38%) SAP Hybris
11 123 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
12 103 (2.31%) NetSuite
13 96 (2.15%) SAP Business One
14 93 (2.08%) SAP PP
15 88 (1.97%) SAP CRM
15 88 (1.97%) SAP SCM
16 82 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
17 76 (1.70%) SAP HCM
18 62 (1.39%) SAP PM
19 58 (1.30%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 343 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 273 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
3 208 (4.66%) SaaS
4 192 (4.30%) SuccessFactors
5 107 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 90 (2.02%) Office 365
7 58 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 58 (1.30%) PaaS
8 46 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
9 43 (0.96%) IaaS
10 33 (0.74%) Serverless
11 23 (0.52%) Boomi
11 23 (0.52%) GitHub
12 22 (0.49%) FinancialForce
13 17 (0.38%) OpenShift
14 15 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
15 12 (0.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 12 (0.27%) Slack
16 11 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
16 11 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 84 (1.88%) Internet
2 55 (1.23%) HTTP
3 54 (1.21%) Firewall
4 27 (0.60%) LAN
5 26 (0.58%) DNS
6 22 (0.49%) DHCP
7 20 (0.45%) WAN
8 18 (0.40%) TCP/IP
9 14 (0.31%) AMQP
9 14 (0.31%) FTP
10 13 (0.29%) Network Security
11 12 (0.27%) VoIP
12 11 (0.25%) SAN
12 11 (0.25%) Wireless
13 10 (0.22%) VPN
14 9 (0.20%) Intranet
14 9 (0.20%) Skype
14 9 (0.20%) VLAN
15 8 (0.18%) NAS
16 7 (0.16%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (10.32%) SAP HANA
2 413 (9.25%) SQL Server
3 400 (8.96%) BusinessObjects
4 347 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
5 295 (6.61%) SAP BW
6 188 (4.21%) Big Data
7 175 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 173 (3.87%) Power BI
9 165 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 164 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 127 (2.84%) SAP Data Services
12 124 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 120 (2.69%) QlikView
14 80 (1.79%) NoSQL
14 80 (1.79%) RDBMS
15 69 (1.55%) Oracle Database
16 67 (1.50%) Hadoop
17 57 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
18 53 (1.19%) Lumira
18 53 (1.19%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 149 (3.34%) JIRA
2 95 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 77 (1.72%) Selenium
4 51 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 46 (1.03%) Cucumber
6 31 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
7 30 (0.67%) Eclipse
8 24 (0.54%) JUnit
8 24 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
9 23 (0.52%) Subversion
10 21 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 21 (0.47%) WebDriver
11 19 (0.43%) HP UFT
11 19 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (0.38%) LoadRunner
12 17 (0.38%) LSMW
12 17 (0.38%) Mercurial
13 16 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (0.34%) Bitbucket
14 15 (0.34%) Jasmine
General
1 1,884 (42.19%) Finance
2 1,013 (22.69%) Manufacturing
3 849 (19.01%) Marketing
4 743 (16.64%) Telecoms
5 655 (14.67%) Electronics
6 358 (8.02%) Retail
7 129 (2.89%) Banking
8 69 (1.55%) Legal
9 54 (1.21%) Billing
10 48 (1.08%) Aerospace
10 48 (1.08%) Back Office
11 38 (0.85%) General Ledger
12 36 (0.81%) Automotive
13 35 (0.78%) Law
14 24 (0.54%) Local Government
15 20 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (0.43%) Games
17 18 (0.40%) German Language
18 14 (0.31%) Advertising
19 13 (0.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,067 (23.90%) Consultant
2 962 (21.55%) Analyst
3 770 (17.25%) SAP Consultant
4 503 (11.27%) Developer
5 430 (9.63%) Architect
6 419 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
7 328 (7.35%) Business Analyst
8 247 (5.53%) SAP Manager
9 197 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
10 188 (4.21%) Project Manager
11 162 (3.63%) SAP Architect
12 155 (3.47%) SAP Business Analyst
13 125 (2.80%) Senior Consultant
14 116 (2.60%) Senior Manager
15 115 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
16 109 (2.44%) SAP SD Analyst
17 106 (2.37%) Data Analyst
18 103 (2.31%) SAP SD Consultant
18 103 (2.31%) Support Analyst
19 101 (2.26%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (6.36%) .NET
2 231 (5.17%) HTML
3 176 (3.94%) CSS
4 157 (3.52%) AngularJS
5 145 (3.25%) Web Services
6 139 (3.11%) XML
7 132 (2.96%) ASP.NET
8 126 (2.82%) React
9 118 (2.64%) SOAP
10 109 (2.44%) Spring
11 101 (2.26%) REST
12 95 (2.13%) J2EE
13 92 (2.06%) RESTful
14 90 (2.02%) Middleware
15 88 (1.97%) SAP Basis
16 87 (1.95%) HTML5
17 85 (1.90%) SAP PI
18 75 (1.68%) SAP Fiori
19 74 (1.66%) ASP.NET Web API
20 73 (1.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 431 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 183 (4.10%) User Experience
3 171 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
4 134 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
5 128 (2.87%) Management Information System
6 98 (2.19%) FMCG
7 78 (1.75%) Virtual Team
8 72 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 68 (1.52%) Blog
10 67 (1.50%) Algorithms
11 60 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 57 (1.28%) Fintech
13 49 (1.10%) Life Science
14 47 (1.05%) Public Cloud
15 44 (0.99%) Mobile App
16 39 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
17 33 (0.74%) Data Centre
18 29 (0.65%) iPad
19 28 (0.63%) Reinsurance
20 26 (0.58%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 280 (6.27%) Windows
2 195 (4.37%) Linux
3 87 (1.95%) Unix
4 82 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 48 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.56%) Android
7 19 (0.43%) Windows 10
7 19 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 16 (0.36%) VMS
9 12 (0.27%) Solaris
9 12 (0.27%) SUSE
10 11 (0.25%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.16%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 6 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.090%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,307 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
2 1,080 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 916 (20.52%) ERP
4 691 (15.48%) Programme Management
5 662 (14.83%) Digital Marketing
6 571 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 524 (11.74%) Project Management
8 522 (11.69%) Analytics
9 406 (9.09%) CRM
10 366 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
11 358 (8.02%) ETL
12 357 (8.00%) Scrum
13 311 (6.97%) Software Engineering
14 288 (6.45%) Logistics
15 279 (6.25%) Data Modelling
16 265 (5.94%) Migration
17 256 (5.73%) ITIL
18 242 (5.42%) Mentoring
19 237 (5.31%) E-Commerce
20 225 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 796 (17.83%) SQL
2 437 (9.79%) Java
3 352 (7.88%) JavaScript
4 260 (5.82%) Python
5 250 (5.60%) C#
6 244 (5.46%) ABAP
7 150 (3.36%) T-SQL
8 135 (3.02%) C
9 116 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 74 (1.66%) C++
11 61 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 54 (1.21%) PHP
13 49 (1.10%) VB
14 42 (0.94%) R
15 40 (0.90%) Go
16 27 (0.60%) Bash Shell
16 27 (0.60%) Shell Script
17 24 (0.54%) Ruby
17 24 (0.54%) VB.NET
18 22 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 536 (12.00%) Degree
2 205 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 112 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 107 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 65 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 60 (1.34%) DV Cleared
7 55 (1.23%) PMP
8 52 (1.16%) SAP Certification
9 50 (1.12%) ACCA
10 49 (1.10%) CIMA
11 47 (1.05%) ISTQB
12 45 (1.01%) ISEB
13 40 (0.90%) Master's Degree
14 32 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
15 29 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 20 (0.45%) AAT
18 19 (0.43%) CISSP
18 19 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 18 (0.40%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (5.38%) QA
2 178 (3.99%) Data Quality
3 92 (2.06%) SLA
4 78 (1.75%) GDPR
4 78 (1.75%) PMO
5 26 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.31%) COBIT
8 12 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 11 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 9 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 9 (0.20%) IFRS
11 8 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.11%) IFRS 9
12 5 (0.11%) P3O
12 5 (0.11%) RMADS
13 4 (0.090%) Basel III
13 4 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials
13 4 (0.090%) HMG Infosec
13 4 (0.090%) JSP 440
System Software
1 115 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 104 (2.33%) Docker
3 42 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.31%) vSphere
6 11 (0.25%) NFS
7 9 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.18%) XenApp
9 7 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.090%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.090%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.090%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.022%) Firmware
14 1 (0.022%) Snort
14 1 (0.022%) Squid
14 1 (0.022%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 71 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 41 (0.92%) HP ALM
2 41 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
3 40 (0.90%) Ansible
4 30 (0.67%) Puppet
5 29 (0.65%) Terraform
6 27 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (0.60%) SCCM
7 17 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
8 14 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (0.29%) Salt
10 12 (0.27%) QRadar
11 9 (0.20%) Backup Exec
12 7 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.16%) SCOM
13 6 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (0.11%) CASB
14 5 (0.11%) Control-M
14 5 (0.11%) Data Guard
14 5 (0.11%) Grafana
Vendors
1 872 (19.53%) Oracle
2 594 (13.30%) Microsoft
3 216 (4.84%) Tableau
4 203 (4.55%) hybris
5 200 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
6 192 (4.30%) IBM
7 132 (2.96%) Ariba
8 122 (2.73%) Google
9 110 (2.46%) Sage
10 98 (2.19%) Workday
11 94 (2.11%) VMware
12 88 (1.97%) JD Edwards
13 87 (1.95%) HP
13 87 (1.95%) Informatica
14 78 (1.75%) Infor
15 67 (1.50%) Adobe
16 64 (1.43%) Cognos
17 62 (1.39%) ATG
18 48 (1.08%) Sitecore
19 46 (1.03%) Cisco