Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 110 84
Rank change year-on-year -23 -26 +19
Permanent jobs citing SAP 2,860 1,305 4,439
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.64% 2.95% 3.45%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 7.48% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,084 930 2,990
10th Percentile £35,250 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £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 42,226 17,437 54,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.98% 39.45% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28,430 14,003 42,106
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -24 1,030 £75,000 +15.38% 122
North of England -20 475 £50,000 +11.11% 51
South East -46 454 £57,750 -2.12% 48
South West +12 349 £50,000 - 55
Midlands -22 309 £55,000 +9.45% 56
Yorkshire +48 240 £45,000 +12.50% 25
North West -51 226 £55,000 +22.22% 22
West Midlands -42 191 £57,500 +12.75% 36
East of England -22 122 £47,500 +5.56% 19
East Midlands 0 114 £42,500 +6.25% 18
North East -28 9 £53,750 +26.47% 4
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1,276 (44.62%) Finance
2 864 (30.21%) Business Intelligence
3 841 (29.41%) Social Skills
4 838 (29.30%) Manufacturing
5 685 (23.95%) ERP
6 652 (22.80%) Marketing
7 628 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
8 595 (20.80%) Public Sector
9 574 (20.07%) Programme Management
10 559 (19.55%) Telecoms
11 553 (19.34%) Digital Marketing
12 551 (19.27%) Electronics
13 512 (17.90%) Microsoft
14 500 (17.48%) SQL
15 438 (15.31%) Oracle
16 419 (14.65%) Degree
17 393 (13.74%) Project Management
18 380 (13.29%) Azure
19 353 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
20 352 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
21 346 (12.10%) Analytics
21 346 (12.10%) SAP S/4HANA
22 296 (10.35%) Problem-Solving
23 252 (8.81%) Migration
24 251 (8.78%) Retail
25 243 (8.50%) AWS
26 233 (8.15%) Scrum
27 207 (7.24%) Microsoft Excel
28 203 (7.10%) Power Platform
29 196 (6.85%) Python

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
1 102 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 57 (1.99%) SAS
3 32 (1.12%) Confluence
4 30 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
5 26 (0.91%) NetWeaver
6 19 (0.66%) Documentum
7 17 (0.59%) CMS
8 14 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 14 (0.49%) MS Exchange
8 14 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 13 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (0.42%) Skype for Business
11 11 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.31%) Apache
13 8 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.28%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.21%) IIS
15 5 (0.17%) JBoss
15 5 (0.17%) Mule
15 5 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 207 (7.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 158 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
3 58 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 55 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 39 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
6 21 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.45%) Siemens NX
7 13 (0.45%) SPSS
8 6 (0.21%) Solid Edge
9 5 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.070%) InVision
10 2 (0.070%) Sketch
11 1 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.035%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.035%) Figma
11 1 (0.035%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.035%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.035%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 346 (12.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 139 (4.86%) SAP ERP
3 111 (3.88%) SAP Business One
4 92 (3.22%) SAP MM
5 90 (3.15%) SAP FI
6 79 (2.76%) SAP CO
7 73 (2.55%) SAP FI/CO
8 69 (2.41%) SAP SD
9 56 (1.96%) NetSuite
10 53 (1.85%) SAP APO
11 51 (1.78%) SAP SCM
12 46 (1.61%) SAP MDG
13 42 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
14 40 (1.40%) SAP HR
15 39 (1.36%) SAP BPC
16 38 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
17 36 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
18 33 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
19 25 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
20 24 (0.84%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 380 (13.29%) Azure
2 243 (8.50%) AWS
3 203 (7.10%) Power Platform
4 172 (6.01%) SaaS
5 159 (5.56%) GCP
6 118 (4.13%) Microsoft 365
7 66 (2.31%) PaaS
8 60 (2.10%) SuccessFactors
9 52 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
10 33 (1.15%) OpenShift
11 27 (0.94%) IaaS
11 27 (0.94%) Power Automate
11 27 (0.94%) Serverless
12 25 (0.87%) Azure Data Factory
12 25 (0.87%) Collibra
13 24 (0.84%) Amazon EKS
13 24 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
14 22 (0.77%) Veeva
15 20 (0.70%) Amazon S3
16 19 (0.66%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 57 (1.99%) Firewall
2 25 (0.87%) VPN
3 22 (0.77%) DNS
4 21 (0.73%) Network Security
5 18 (0.63%) Wireless
6 17 (0.59%) LAN
7 16 (0.56%) WAN
8 14 (0.49%) Skype
9 13 (0.45%) Intranet
9 13 (0.45%) SAN
10 12 (0.42%) Internet
11 11 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (0.35%) DHCP
12 10 (0.35%) HTTP
13 9 (0.31%) FTP
14 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
15 7 (0.24%) SCCP
15 7 (0.24%) SD-WAN
15 7 (0.24%) VSAN
16 6 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (6.71%) Power BI
2 191 (6.68%) SQL Server
3 164 (5.73%) SAP HANA
4 148 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
5 119 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
5 119 (4.16%) Tableau
6 109 (3.81%) SAP BW
7 64 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
8 61 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 60 (2.10%) Big Data
10 58 (2.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 50 (1.75%) Relational Database
12 47 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 45 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
14 44 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
15 43 (1.50%) MySQL
16 40 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 35 (1.22%) Qlik Sense
18 34 (1.19%) Data Lake
18 34 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 125 (4.37%) JIRA
2 83 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 32 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 27 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
5 26 (0.91%) Selenium
6 20 (0.70%) IntelliJ
6 20 (0.70%) Jenkins
7 18 (0.63%) JUnit
8 16 (0.56%) RSpec
9 15 (0.52%) Cucumber
9 15 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (0.49%) Cypress.io
10 14 (0.49%) GitLab
11 12 (0.42%) Postman
12 11 (0.38%) Maven
13 10 (0.35%) Liquibase
14 9 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 8 (0.28%) LSMW
15 8 (0.28%) SoapUI
16 7 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 1,276 (44.62%) Finance
2 841 (29.41%) Social Skills
3 838 (29.30%) Manufacturing
4 652 (22.80%) Marketing
5 595 (20.80%) Public Sector
6 559 (19.55%) Telecoms
7 551 (19.27%) Electronics
8 352 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
9 251 (8.78%) Retail
10 167 (5.84%) Presentation Skills
11 95 (3.32%) Influencing Skills
12 90 (3.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 89 (3.11%) Law
14 62 (2.17%) Games
15 60 (2.10%) Legal
16 48 (1.68%) Billing
17 46 (1.61%) Organisational Skills
18 41 (1.43%) Banking
19 40 (1.40%) French Language
20 39 (1.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 497 (17.38%) Analyst
2 423 (14.79%) Consultant
3 320 (11.19%) Developer
4 238 (8.32%) Architect
5 215 (7.52%) SAP Consultant
6 168 (5.87%) SAP Analyst
7 165 (5.77%) SAP Manager
8 164 (5.73%) Project Manager
9 137 (4.79%) Business Analyst
10 99 (3.46%) SAP Architect
11 93 (3.25%) Data Analyst
12 80 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
13 78 (2.73%) IT Manager
13 78 (2.73%) Senior Developer
14 76 (2.66%) Senior Consultant
15 67 (2.34%) SAP Business Analyst
16 65 (2.27%) Systems Manager
17 56 (1.96%) Business Manager
18 49 (1.71%) Data Engineer
19 46 (1.61%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (5.03%) .NET
2 138 (4.83%) Web Services
3 101 (3.53%) HTML
4 94 (3.29%) REST
5 91 (3.18%) React
6 90 (3.15%) AngularJS
7 74 (2.59%) XML
8 72 (2.52%) CSS
9 66 (2.31%) EDI
10 53 (1.85%) SOAP
11 49 (1.71%) Spring
12 48 (1.68%) SAP Fiori
13 46 (1.61%) Node.js
14 44 (1.54%) jQuery
15 43 (1.50%) GraphQL
16 38 (1.33%) ASP.NET
17 37 (1.29%) Kafka
17 37 (1.29%) SAPUI5
18 35 (1.22%) .NET Core
18 35 (1.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 195 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 94 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
3 88 (3.08%) User Experience
4 86 (3.01%) Life Science
5 82 (2.87%) FMCG
6 72 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 62 (2.17%) Cloud Native
8 56 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
9 49 (1.71%) Virtual Team
10 45 (1.57%) Driving Licence
11 43 (1.50%) Public Cloud
12 35 (1.22%) Data Structures
13 29 (1.01%) Algorithms
13 29 (1.01%) Biotechnology
14 26 (0.91%) Mobile App
15 24 (0.84%) Reinsurance
16 23 (0.80%) Data Centre
16 23 (0.80%) Social Media
17 21 (0.73%) Legacy Systems
18 19 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (5.84%) Windows
2 110 (3.85%) Linux
3 71 (2.48%) Windows Server
4 42 (1.47%) Windows 10
5 34 (1.19%) Unix
6 28 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 23 (0.80%) Android
9 19 (0.66%) Windows Server 2019
10 17 (0.59%) Windows 7
11 16 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
12 12 (0.42%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.24%) VMS
13 7 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.21%) CentOS
15 5 (0.17%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
17 3 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (30.21%) Business Intelligence
2 685 (23.95%) ERP
3 628 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
4 574 (20.07%) Programme Management
5 553 (19.34%) Digital Marketing
6 393 (13.74%) Project Management
7 353 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 346 (12.10%) Analytics
9 296 (10.35%) Problem-Solving
10 252 (8.81%) Migration
11 233 (8.15%) Scrum
12 196 (6.85%) DevOps
13 170 (5.94%) Change Management
14 165 (5.77%) Computer Science
14 165 (5.77%) Data Modelling
15 164 (5.73%) Project Delivery
16 155 (5.42%) Data Migration
16 155 (5.42%) ITIL
17 153 (5.35%) Requirements Gathering
18 151 (5.28%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 500 (17.48%) SQL
2 196 (6.85%) Python
3 192 (6.71%) JavaScript
4 188 (6.57%) Java
5 129 (4.51%) C#
6 80 (2.80%) ABAP
7 73 (2.55%) C
8 65 (2.27%) Go
9 49 (1.71%) PHP
10 46 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 43 (1.50%) TypeScript
12 40 (1.40%) VBA
13 32 (1.12%) Ruby
13 32 (1.12%) T-SQL
14 31 (1.08%) R
15 29 (1.01%) PL/SQL
16 26 (0.91%) C++
17 25 (0.87%) VB
18 24 (0.84%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 419 (14.65%) Degree
2 103 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 77 (2.69%) Master's Degree
4 71 (2.48%) SC Cleared
5 58 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 46 (1.61%) PMI Certification
7 43 (1.50%) PMP
8 30 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 28 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
10 25 (0.87%) CIPD
11 21 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (0.59%) ACCA
13 17 (0.59%) MBA
14 16 (0.56%) CIMA
14 16 (0.56%) PhD
15 14 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (0.45%) CCNP
17 10 (0.35%) MCSE
17 10 (0.35%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (4.20%) QA
2 106 (3.71%) Data Quality
3 65 (2.27%) GDPR
4 58 (2.03%) SLA
5 37 (1.29%) NIST
6 29 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 27 (0.94%) PMO
8 25 (0.87%) Cyber Essentials
9 17 (0.59%) GRC
10 16 (0.56%) Accessibility
11 15 (0.52%) GMP
12 12 (0.42%) CDISC
13 11 (0.38%) Good Clinical Practice
13 11 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 9 (0.31%) IFRS
14 9 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 7 (0.24%) COBIT
16 6 (0.21%) NEBOSH
17 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
18 3 (0.10%) GAMP
System Software
1 109 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 88 (3.08%) Docker
3 78 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.38%) BitLocker
5 11 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.24%) Ceph
7 7 (0.24%) KVM
7 7 (0.24%) vSphere
8 5 (0.17%) Snort
8 5 (0.17%) Squid
8 5 (0.17%) XenApp
8 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.070%) HDFS
11 1 (0.035%) Firmware
11 1 (0.035%) IAG
11 1 (0.035%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 93 (3.25%) Kubernetes
2 47 (1.64%) Ansible
3 34 (1.19%) Terraform
4 22 (0.77%) Puppet
5 20 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
6 18 (0.63%) SCCM
7 17 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
9 11 (0.38%) Salt
10 9 (0.31%) vCenter Server
11 8 (0.28%) Nessus
11 8 (0.28%) Packer
11 8 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.24%) Prometheus
12 7 (0.24%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.17%) HP ALM
13 5 (0.17%) Nexpose
13 5 (0.17%) Suricata
13 5 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (0.14%) CASB
Vendors
1 512 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 438 (15.31%) Oracle
3 186 (6.50%) Salesforce.com
4 135 (4.72%) Google
5 132 (4.62%) IBM
6 99 (3.46%) VMware
7 86 (3.01%) Sage
8 64 (2.24%) Ariba
9 62 (2.17%) Workday
10 57 (1.99%) hybris
11 56 (1.96%) JD Edwards
12 51 (1.78%) Cisco
13 46 (1.61%) Informatica
14 45 (1.57%) Red Hat
15 38 (1.33%) Infor
16 32 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
17 29 (1.01%) Alteryx
18 28 (0.98%) Citrix
18 28 (0.98%) ServiceNow
19 25 (0.87%) Adobe