Period
to 25 June 2021

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 25 June 2021 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
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 112 92
Rank change year-on-year -22 -20 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 2,448 2,103 4,485
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.61% 2.85% 3.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.75% 7.06% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,900 1,436 3,089
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,125 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £56,600
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.59% +2.91%
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £102,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +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 36,253 29,782 55,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.67% 40.36% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24,527 23,272 43,469
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +1.01%
75th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%

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 25 June 2021.

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 25 June 2021. 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 +23 931 £75,000 +15.38% 132
South East -27 407 £55,000 -8.33% 46
North of England -74 317 £47,500 - 64
South West +40 305 £48,500 -7.62% 27
Midlands -48 248 £55,000 -8.33% 44
North West -65 172 £52,500 +10.53% 28
West Midlands -41 167 £55,000 -6.38% 36
Yorkshire -15 139 £40,000 -20.00% 32
East of England -28 94 £50,000 -13.04% 20
East Midlands -50 74 £55,000 -15.38% 7
North East -26 6 £43,750 -28.57% 4
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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 1,247 (50.94%) Finance
2 962 (39.30%) Business Intelligence
3 912 (37.25%) Manufacturing
4 804 (32.84%) Marketing
5 767 (31.33%) Public Sector
6 748 (30.56%) Telecoms
7 743 (30.35%) Programme Management
8 731 (29.86%) Digital Marketing
9 727 (29.70%) Electronics
10 624 (25.49%) Social Skills
11 520 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
12 510 (20.83%) ERP
13 417 (17.03%) SQL
14 383 (15.65%) Azure
15 377 (15.40%) Microsoft
16 370 (15.11%) Degree
17 283 (11.56%) Oracle
18 262 (10.70%) Project Management
19 256 (10.46%) Stakeholder Management
20 253 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
21 248 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
22 237 (9.68%) AWS
23 235 (9.60%) Analytics
23 235 (9.60%) SAP S/4HANA
24 225 (9.19%) Python
25 223 (9.11%) Scrum
26 211 (8.62%) DevOps
27 184 (7.52%) JavaScript
28 182 (7.43%) Computer Science
29 177 (7.23%) Java

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 86 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 45 (1.84%) Confluence
3 33 (1.35%) SAS
4 32 (1.31%) CMS
5 24 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
6 19 (0.78%) Skype for Business
7 18 (0.74%) Tomcat
8 15 (0.61%) NetWeaver
9 14 (0.57%) Apache
9 14 (0.57%) WordPress
10 13 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (0.53%) Headless CMS
10 13 (0.53%) Umbraco
11 12 (0.49%) Drupal
11 12 (0.49%) JBoss
11 12 (0.49%) MS Exchange
11 12 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (0.45%) Mule
12 11 (0.45%) Mule ESB
13 10 (0.41%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 138 (5.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 116 (4.74%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
5 31 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.49%) SPSS
7 10 (0.41%) Siemens NX
8 6 (0.25%) Solid Edge
9 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.16%) Zeplin
10 3 (0.12%) Adobe XD
10 3 (0.12%) Figma
10 3 (0.12%) Sketch
11 2 (0.082%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.082%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.041%) InVision
Business Applications
1 235 (9.60%) SAP S/4HANA
2 99 (4.04%) SAP ERP
3 91 (3.72%) SAP Business One
4 83 (3.39%) SAP FI
5 74 (3.02%) SAP CO
6 66 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
7 45 (1.84%) SAP SD
8 44 (1.80%) SAP HR
8 44 (1.80%) SAP MM
9 43 (1.76%) NetSuite
9 43 (1.76%) SAP Hybris
10 29 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
10 29 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 25 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
11 25 (1.02%) SAP BPC
12 23 (0.94%) Magento
13 22 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
14 20 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
15 19 (0.78%) Shopify
16 17 (0.69%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 383 (15.65%) Azure
2 237 (9.68%) AWS
3 153 (6.25%) GCP
3 153 (6.25%) Power Platform
4 121 (4.94%) SaaS
5 102 (4.17%) Microsoft 365
6 76 (3.10%) SuccessFactors
7 45 (1.84%) PaaS
8 26 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
9 25 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
9 25 (1.02%) OpenShift
9 25 (1.02%) Serverless
10 22 (0.90%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 21 (0.86%) Amazon S3
12 18 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
12 18 (0.74%) IaaS
13 17 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (0.57%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.21%) Firewall
2 24 (0.98%) Network Security
3 21 (0.86%) Skype
4 19 (0.78%) VPN
4 19 (0.78%) Wireless
5 18 (0.74%) Internet
6 14 (0.57%) DNS
7 13 (0.53%) Intranet
8 12 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (0.49%) DHCP
8 12 (0.49%) LAN
8 12 (0.49%) WAN
9 11 (0.45%) FTP
10 8 (0.33%) Multicast
11 7 (0.29%) BGP
11 7 (0.29%) EIGRP
11 7 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.29%) OSPF
11 7 (0.29%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 150 (6.13%) Power BI
3 108 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
4 100 (4.08%) SAP HANA
5 96 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (2.86%) Tableau
7 65 (2.66%) SAP BW
8 59 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 51 (2.08%) Big Data
10 49 (2.00%) NoSQL
11 47 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
12 42 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
12 42 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 40 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 40 (1.63%) MySQL
14 35 (1.43%) Relational Database
15 32 (1.31%) MongoDB
16 28 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
17 21 (0.86%) Data Lake
18 20 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 104 (4.25%) JIRA
2 75 (3.06%) Git (software)
3 37 (1.51%) Visual Studio
4 29 (1.18%) IntelliJ
5 24 (0.98%) Selenium
6 23 (0.94%) JUnit
7 21 (0.86%) Maven
8 20 (0.82%) Cucumber
9 18 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
10 17 (0.69%) Jenkins
10 17 (0.69%) LSMW
11 16 (0.65%) RSpec
12 14 (0.57%) Postman
12 14 (0.57%) Subversion
13 12 (0.49%) Cypress.io
13 12 (0.49%) GitLab
14 11 (0.45%) gulp
14 11 (0.45%) SoapUI
15 9 (0.37%) WinAutomation
16 8 (0.33%) ER Studio
General
1 1,247 (50.94%) Finance
2 912 (37.25%) Manufacturing
3 804 (32.84%) Marketing
4 767 (31.33%) Public Sector
5 748 (30.56%) Telecoms
6 727 (29.70%) Electronics
7 624 (25.49%) Social Skills
8 248 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
9 169 (6.90%) Retail
10 161 (6.58%) Presentation Skills
11 60 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 58 (2.37%) Influencing Skills
13 54 (2.21%) Banking
14 53 (2.17%) Games
15 51 (2.08%) Law
16 41 (1.67%) Legal
17 38 (1.55%) Organisational Skills
18 33 (1.35%) Billing
19 23 (0.94%) Publishing
20 20 (0.82%) French Language
Job Titles
1 393 (16.05%) Analyst
2 349 (14.26%) Developer
3 332 (13.56%) Consultant
4 251 (10.25%) Architect
5 189 (7.72%) SAP Consultant
6 108 (4.41%) Project Manager
7 104 (4.25%) Senior Developer
8 99 (4.04%) SAP Architect
9 98 (4.00%) SAP Manager
10 97 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
11 96 (3.92%) SAP Analyst
12 89 (3.64%) Business Analyst
13 79 (3.23%) Software Engineer
14 73 (2.98%) Data Analyst
15 68 (2.78%) Software Developer
16 65 (2.66%) IT Manager
17 59 (2.41%) Senior Consultant
18 49 (2.00%) DevOps Engineer
19 46 (1.88%) Java Developer
20 42 (1.72%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (4.94%) .NET
2 96 (3.92%) AngularJS
3 95 (3.88%) Web Services
4 73 (2.98%) HTML
5 69 (2.82%) REST
6 61 (2.49%) React
7 58 (2.37%) CSS
8 57 (2.33%) XML
9 49 (2.00%) SOAP
10 36 (1.47%) ASP.NET
11 35 (1.43%) .NET Core
11 35 (1.43%) EDI
12 34 (1.39%) Spring
13 32 (1.31%) SAP Basis
14 31 (1.27%) Node.js
14 31 (1.27%) SAP Fiori
15 30 (1.23%) JSON
16 28 (1.14%) jQuery
16 28 (1.14%) Vue.js
17 25 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 105 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 87 (3.55%) User Experience
3 79 (3.23%) Cloud Native
4 70 (2.86%) FMCG
5 63 (2.57%) Life Science
6 60 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
7 49 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 46 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
10 30 (1.23%) Public Cloud
11 26 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.06%) Driving Licence
12 24 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 23 (0.94%) Reinsurance
13 23 (0.94%) Virtual Team
14 22 (0.90%) Data Centre
15 20 (0.82%) Blog
16 17 (0.69%) PMI
17 15 (0.61%) Social Media
18 14 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (6.41%) Linux
2 144 (5.88%) Windows
3 63 (2.57%) Windows Server
4 36 (1.47%) Unix
5 32 (1.31%) Windows 10
6 26 (1.06%) Android
7 21 (0.86%) Apple iOS
8 19 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (0.74%) Windows Server 2019
10 14 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
11 12 (0.49%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.37%) CentOS
13 8 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.33%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.29%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.12%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 962 (39.30%) Business Intelligence
2 743 (30.35%) Programme Management
3 731 (29.86%) Digital Marketing
4 520 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
5 510 (20.83%) ERP
6 262 (10.70%) Project Management
7 256 (10.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 253 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
9 235 (9.60%) Analytics
10 223 (9.11%) Scrum
11 211 (8.62%) DevOps
12 182 (7.43%) Computer Science
13 175 (7.15%) Migration
14 146 (5.96%) Project Delivery
15 130 (5.31%) Software Engineering
16 120 (4.90%) Change Management
16 120 (4.90%) CRM
17 116 (4.74%) Data Modelling
17 116 (4.74%) ITIL
18 114 (4.66%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 417 (17.03%) SQL
2 225 (9.19%) Python
3 184 (7.52%) JavaScript
4 177 (7.23%) Java
5 128 (5.23%) C#
6 88 (3.59%) Go
7 83 (3.39%) ABAP
8 81 (3.31%) C++
9 68 (2.78%) TypeScript
10 44 (1.80%) PowerShell
11 40 (1.63%) C
12 36 (1.47%) VBA
13 33 (1.35%) Ruby
14 31 (1.27%) T-SQL
15 26 (1.06%) PHP
16 24 (0.98%) VB
17 22 (0.90%) R
18 21 (0.86%) Rust
19 20 (0.82%) PL/SQL
20 17 (0.69%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 370 (15.11%) Degree
2 123 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 94 (3.84%) Master's Degree
4 89 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 48 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 41 (1.67%) PMI Certification
7 31 (1.27%) PMP
8 25 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (1.02%) PhD
9 19 (0.78%) ACCA
9 19 (0.78%) CIPD
9 19 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 17 (0.69%) CIMA
11 16 (0.65%) CCNP
11 16 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
13 13 (0.53%) MBA
14 12 (0.49%) SAP Certification
15 11 (0.45%) IIBA
15 11 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.72%) QA
2 74 (3.02%) Data Quality
3 62 (2.53%) GDPR
4 43 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (1.63%) NIST
6 36 (1.47%) SLA
7 33 (1.35%) PMO
8 18 (0.74%) Accessibility
9 13 (0.53%) GRC
10 9 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 8 (0.33%) GMP
12 7 (0.29%) Good Clinical Practice
13 6 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
13 6 (0.25%) IFRS
14 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
15 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 3 (0.12%) CDISC
16 3 (0.12%) GAMP
16 3 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 3 (0.12%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 114 (4.66%) Docker
2 79 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 43 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.33%) HDFS
6 7 (0.29%) Snort
6 7 (0.29%) Squid
7 5 (0.20%) vSphere
7 5 (0.20%) XenApp
7 5 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.12%) RACF
9 3 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
9 3 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.041%) Ceph
10 1 (0.041%) Firmware
10 1 (0.041%) KVM
10 1 (0.041%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 109 (4.45%) Kubernetes
2 46 (1.88%) Terraform
3 26 (1.06%) Ansible
4 14 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (0.53%) Puppet
6 12 (0.49%) SCCM
7 10 (0.41%) Argo
7 10 (0.41%) Istio
7 10 (0.41%) Knative
7 10 (0.41%) linkerd
8 8 (0.33%) Nessus
9 7 (0.29%) Nexpose
9 7 (0.29%) Suricata
10 6 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.20%) Prometheus
11 5 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.16%) Grafana
12 4 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
12 4 (0.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 377 (15.40%) Microsoft
2 283 (11.56%) Oracle
3 166 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 118 (4.82%) Google
5 109 (4.45%) IBM
6 71 (2.90%) hybris
7 66 (2.70%) VMware
8 51 (2.08%) Sage
9 42 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 42 (1.72%) Workday
10 41 (1.67%) Cisco
11 40 (1.63%) JD Edwards
12 35 (1.43%) Citrix
13 33 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
14 31 (1.27%) ServiceNow
15 28 (1.14%) Adobe
16 27 (1.10%) Infor
17 22 (0.90%) IFS
17 22 (0.90%) Informatica
18 21 (0.86%) Ariba