Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 98 68
Rank change year-on-year 0 -30 +9
Permanent jobs citing SAP 3,642 4,485 6,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.12% 3.20% 4.33%
As % of the Vendors category 7.39% 7.53% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,423 3,045 4,539
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,600 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.83% +2.91% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £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 49,303 59,600 71,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.23% 42.51% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37,893 46,291 56,359
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 January 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 21 January 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 -23 1,102 £62,500 -3.85% 116
South East -8 815 £59,000 +2.61% 115
North of England +6 533 £52,500 +10.24% 112
Midlands +30 523 £55,000 +10.00% 81
South West -7 367 £47,500 -9.52% 30
West Midlands +21 319 £54,000 +8.00% 43
North West +12 308 £52,500 +10.53% 70
Yorkshire +12 220 £52,500 +10.53% 38
East Midlands +38 198 £65,000 +30.00% 38
East of England +20 169 £55,000 - 34
North East -30 5 £62,500 +20.19% 4
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 1,527 (41.93%) Finance
2 818 (22.46%) ERP
3 767 (21.06%) Manufacturing
4 758 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
5 660 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
6 652 (17.90%) Marketing
7 618 (16.97%) Telecoms
8 611 (16.78%) Oracle
9 583 (16.01%) Public Sector
10 550 (15.10%) Programme Management
11 528 (14.50%) Electronics
12 526 (14.44%) Digital Marketing
13 516 (14.17%) SAP S/4HANA
14 502 (13.78%) SQL
15 468 (12.85%) Microsoft
16 467 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 397 (10.90%) Project Management
18 374 (10.27%) Java
19 372 (10.21%) SQL Server
20 343 (9.42%) CRM
21 331 (9.09%) Degree
22 321 (8.81%) Retail
23 314 (8.62%) Logistics
24 305 (8.37%) SAP HANA
25 272 (7.47%) JavaScript
26 269 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
27 268 (7.36%) E-Commerce
28 261 (7.17%) SAP CO
29 258 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
30 257 (7.06%) Security Cleared

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
1 105 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 84 (2.31%) Confluence
3 65 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 54 (1.48%) NetWeaver
5 52 (1.43%) CMS
6 33 (0.91%) Apache
7 25 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 23 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 22 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (0.52%) Headless CMS
11 18 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 18 (0.49%) Apache Spark
12 15 (0.41%) SAP Portal
12 15 (0.41%) SAS
13 14 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 12 (0.33%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
15 11 (0.30%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 129 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 65 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.16%) Figma
7 6 (0.16%) Sketch
8 4 (0.11%) InVision
8 4 (0.11%) Marvel
9 3 (0.082%) SPSS
10 2 (0.055%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.027%) CATIA
11 1 (0.027%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.027%) HipChat
11 1 (0.027%) InDesign
11 1 (0.027%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 516 (14.17%) SAP S/4HANA
2 261 (7.17%) SAP CO
3 257 (7.06%) SAP FI
4 252 (6.92%) SAP FI/CO
5 209 (5.74%) SAP PP
6 201 (5.52%) SAP MM
6 201 (5.52%) SAP SD
7 166 (4.56%) SAP ERP
8 109 (2.99%) SAP HR
9 105 (2.88%) SAP SCM
10 103 (2.83%) SAP Business One
11 90 (2.47%) SAP Hybris
12 88 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
13 81 (2.22%) SAP BPC
14 75 (2.06%) SAP PM
14 75 (2.06%) SAP WM
15 74 (2.03%) SAP HCM
16 70 (1.92%) SAP CRM
17 62 (1.70%) SAP PS
18 56 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 242 (6.64%) Azure
2 233 (6.40%) SuccessFactors
3 223 (6.12%) AWS
4 179 (4.91%) SaaS
5 83 (2.28%) Power Platform
6 79 (2.17%) Serverless
7 77 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
8 72 (1.98%) Office 365
9 63 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
10 54 (1.48%) PaaS
11 51 (1.40%) GCP
12 34 (0.93%) Boomi
13 21 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
13 21 (0.58%) IaaS
14 20 (0.55%) Apigee
15 18 (0.49%) GitHub
16 17 (0.47%) Amazon Cognito
17 13 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
18 11 (0.30%) OneDrive
19 10 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 90 (2.47%) Internet
2 29 (0.80%) DNS
2 29 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 26 (0.71%) DHCP
3 26 (0.71%) Firewall
4 25 (0.69%) HTTP
5 17 (0.47%) SAN
6 15 (0.41%) Network Security
6 15 (0.41%) Skype
6 15 (0.41%) WAN
7 12 (0.33%) NAS
7 12 (0.33%) NetScaler
8 9 (0.25%) FTP
9 8 (0.22%) VLAN
9 8 (0.22%) VoIP
10 7 (0.19%) Wireless
11 6 (0.16%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.16%) LAN
11 6 (0.16%) VPN
11 6 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 305 (8.37%) SAP HANA
3 166 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
4 155 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
4 155 (4.26%) SAP BW
5 103 (2.83%) Big Data
6 90 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 83 (2.28%) Power BI
8 64 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 57 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 55 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
11 53 (1.46%) Relational Database
12 51 (1.40%) NoSQL
13 42 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
14 41 (1.13%) SAP Data Services
15 39 (1.07%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 37 (1.02%) QlikView
17 33 (0.91%) MySQL
18 31 (0.85%) RDBMS
19 30 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 137 (3.76%) JIRA
2 110 (3.02%) Git (software)
3 80 (2.20%) JUnit
4 70 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 66 (1.81%) Selenium
6 51 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
7 48 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (1.26%) Cucumber
9 45 (1.24%) Mockito
10 44 (1.21%) SpecFlow
11 41 (1.13%) Visual Studio
12 34 (0.93%) Subversion
12 34 (0.93%) WebDriver
13 32 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 31 (0.85%) Maven
15 30 (0.82%) TeamCity
16 26 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
17 23 (0.63%) Vagrant
18 20 (0.55%) NUnit
19 19 (0.52%) Spock
General
1 1,527 (41.93%) Finance
2 767 (21.06%) Manufacturing
3 652 (17.90%) Marketing
4 618 (16.97%) Telecoms
5 583 (16.01%) Public Sector
6 528 (14.50%) Electronics
7 321 (8.81%) Retail
8 84 (2.31%) Banking
9 44 (1.21%) Back Office
10 43 (1.18%) Legal
11 34 (0.93%) French Language
12 29 (0.80%) Billing
13 22 (0.60%) General Ledger
13 22 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (0.41%) German Language
15 14 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.38%) Dutch Language
16 12 (0.33%) Italian Language
17 11 (0.30%) Automotive
18 10 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 989 (27.16%) Consultant
2 821 (22.54%) SAP Consultant
3 671 (18.42%) Analyst
4 461 (12.66%) Developer
5 413 (11.34%) Architect
6 288 (7.91%) SAP Analyst
7 215 (5.90%) Business Analyst
8 188 (5.16%) SAP Architect
9 160 (4.39%) SAP Manager
10 150 (4.12%) Project Manager
11 146 (4.01%) Senior Consultant
12 145 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
13 143 (3.93%) SAP FI Consultant
14 142 (3.90%) SAP CO Consultant
15 138 (3.79%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
16 135 (3.71%) Senior SAP Consultant
17 111 (3.05%) SAP PP Consultant
18 108 (2.97%) SAP Business Analyst
19 106 (2.91%) SAP Developer
20 102 (2.80%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (5.63%) .NET
2 155 (4.26%) Web Services
3 154 (4.23%) AngularJS
4 125 (3.43%) REST
5 124 (3.40%) SOAP
6 118 (3.24%) ASP.NET
7 117 (3.21%) HTML
8 106 (2.91%) SAP Basis
9 100 (2.75%) RESTful
10 98 (2.69%) CSS
11 97 (2.66%) J2EE
12 88 (2.42%) Spring
13 84 (2.31%) XML
14 81 (2.22%) React
15 76 (2.09%) EDI
15 76 (2.09%) SAP PI
16 72 (1.98%) IDoc
16 72 (1.98%) jQuery
17 69 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 69 (1.89%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 258 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
2 131 (3.60%) User Experience
3 111 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 88 (2.42%) Virtual Team
5 80 (2.20%) FMCG
6 77 (2.11%) iPad
7 51 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
8 45 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 43 (1.18%) Data Centre
10 36 (0.99%) Data Structures
11 34 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 33 (0.91%) Clustering
13 29 (0.80%) Blog
13 29 (0.80%) Internet of Things
14 27 (0.74%) Cloud Native
15 26 (0.71%) Algorithms
16 19 (0.52%) Driving Licence
17 18 (0.49%) e-Learning
18 16 (0.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 244 (6.70%) Windows
2 231 (6.34%) Linux
3 119 (3.27%) Unix
4 63 (1.73%) Windows Server
5 37 (1.02%) Windows 7
6 28 (0.77%) Windows 10
7 24 (0.66%) Solaris
8 21 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 20 (0.55%) CentOS
10 18 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 12 (0.33%) Android
13 12 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.22%) VMS
15 6 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.14%) Debian
17 4 (0.11%) AIX
17 4 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 818 (22.46%) ERP
2 758 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
3 660 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
4 550 (15.10%) Programme Management
5 526 (14.44%) Digital Marketing
6 467 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 397 (10.90%) Project Management
8 343 (9.42%) CRM
9 314 (8.62%) Logistics
10 269 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
11 268 (7.36%) E-Commerce
12 253 (6.95%) Analytics
13 220 (6.04%) Scrum
14 212 (5.82%) Project Delivery
15 211 (5.79%) Mentoring
16 195 (5.35%) Migration
17 187 (5.13%) Business Analysis
18 185 (5.08%) DevOps
19 162 (4.45%) Change Management
19 162 (4.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 502 (13.78%) SQL
2 374 (10.27%) Java
3 272 (7.47%) JavaScript
4 252 (6.92%) C#
5 230 (6.32%) ABAP
6 203 (5.57%) Python
7 104 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 82 (2.25%) C
9 78 (2.14%) C++
10 66 (1.81%) PL/SQL
11 56 (1.54%) Java 8
12 48 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 39 (1.07%) Bash Shell
13 39 (1.07%) Shell Script
14 38 (1.04%) Ruby
15 36 (0.99%) PHP
16 35 (0.96%) Go
16 35 (0.96%) Groovy
17 32 (0.88%) Perl
18 31 (0.85%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 331 (9.09%) Degree
2 257 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 152 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 68 (1.87%) SAP Certification
5 51 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 47 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 39 (1.07%) ISEB
8 27 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
9 25 (0.69%) ACCA
10 23 (0.63%) PMP
11 22 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (0.52%) MCP
12 19 (0.52%) PMI Certification
13 17 (0.47%) CCA
13 17 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
14 16 (0.44%) CIMA
15 14 (0.38%) CISSP
15 14 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (2.50%) QA
2 83 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 55 (1.51%) SLA
4 51 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 44 (1.21%) PMO
6 24 (0.66%) GDPR
7 21 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (0.49%) IFRS
9 12 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 10 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 8 (0.22%) RMADS
12 5 (0.14%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.11%) COBIT
13 4 (0.11%) GxP
13 4 (0.11%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 4 (0.11%) ITGC
13 4 (0.11%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.082%) HL7
15 2 (0.055%) DICOM
System Software
1 111 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 76 (2.09%) Docker
3 44 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 29 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.49%) XenApp
7 15 (0.41%) Firmware
8 9 (0.25%) vSphere
8 9 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.082%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (0.082%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.055%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.027%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.027%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.027%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 58 (1.59%) SCCM
2 40 (1.10%) Ansible
3 37 (1.02%) Terraform
4 31 (0.85%) Kubernetes
5 29 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (0.77%) Kibana
7 26 (0.71%) Puppet
8 20 (0.55%) Automic
8 20 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
9 19 (0.52%) Istio
9 19 (0.52%) Knative
10 18 (0.49%) Salt
10 18 (0.49%) SCOM
11 10 (0.27%) HP ALM
11 10 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 10 (0.27%) SCOrch
12 9 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.25%) logstash
12 9 (0.25%) Nagios
13 8 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 611 (16.78%) Oracle
2 468 (12.85%) Microsoft
3 191 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
4 159 (4.37%) hybris
5 150 (4.12%) IBM
6 107 (2.94%) Tableau
7 103 (2.83%) Adobe
8 88 (2.42%) Ariba
9 76 (2.09%) JD Edwards
9 76 (2.09%) VMware
10 73 (2.00%) Sage
11 60 (1.65%) Citrix
11 60 (1.65%) Google
12 57 (1.57%) Informatica
13 55 (1.51%) Cognos
14 54 (1.48%) Cisco
15 50 (1.37%) Demandware
16 48 (1.32%) MuleSoft
17 40 (1.10%) EMC
18 38 (1.04%) Concur