Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 98 98
Rank change year-on-year -35 0 -32
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1,401 3,626 4,487
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.46% 3.15% 3.20%
As % of the Vendors category 6.49% 7.56% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,248 2,633 3,274
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £34,500 £33,750 £35,575
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £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 21,579 47,943 58,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.82% 41.65% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17,119 37,287 46,093
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +23 539 £67,500 +3.85% 100
South East -21 280 £55,000 -8.33% 50
South West -3 191 £47,500 +1.06% 29
North of England -74 164 £47,500 -9.52% 42
North West -21 129 £47,500 -9.52% 26
Midlands -75 119 £50,000 -13.04% 38
West Midlands -71 70 £55,000 +1.85% 17
East Midlands -33 46 £40,000 -38.46% 20
East of England -11 35 £43,750 -20.45% 17
Yorkshire -103 31 £47,500 -9.52% 12
North East +18 4 £44,500 -28.80% 4
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 727 (51.89%) Finance
2 551 (39.33%) Manufacturing
3 542 (38.69%) Business Intelligence
4 478 (34.12%) Marketing
5 450 (32.12%) Public Sector
6 441 (31.48%) Programme Management
7 437 (31.19%) Telecoms
8 422 (30.12%) Electronics
9 420 (29.98%) Digital Marketing
10 309 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
11 278 (19.84%) ERP
12 187 (13.35%) Azure
13 165 (11.78%) Degree
14 159 (11.35%) AWS
15 156 (11.13%) SQL
16 144 (10.28%) Scrum
16 144 (10.28%) Microsoft
17 143 (10.21%) Java
17 143 (10.21%) DevOps
18 134 (9.56%) Project Management
19 130 (9.28%) Linux
20 126 (8.99%) JavaScript
21 125 (8.92%) Oracle
22 124 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
23 121 (8.64%) Analytics
24 118 (8.42%) SAP S/4HANA
24 118 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
25 116 (8.28%) Python
26 113 (8.07%) SaaS
27 100 (7.14%) Windows

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 35 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 35 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 32 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (1.93%) WebSphere
4 20 (1.43%) CMS
4 20 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 16 (1.14%) SAS
6 15 (1.07%) Confluence
7 14 (1.00%) Mule
8 13 (0.93%) Red Hat Fuse
9 12 (0.86%) Mule ESB
10 11 (0.79%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.79%) IIS
11 10 (0.71%) JBoss
12 9 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.64%) Apache
12 9 (0.64%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.57%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (3.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.00%) Zeplin
5 9 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.29%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.14%) Windchill
8 1 (0.071%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 118 (8.42%) SAP S/4HANA
2 64 (4.57%) SAP FI
3 63 (4.50%) SAP ERP
4 53 (3.78%) SAP Business One
4 53 (3.78%) SAP SD
5 45 (3.21%) SAP CO
5 45 (3.21%) SAP Hybris
6 43 (3.07%) SAP FI/CO
7 37 (2.64%) SAP MM
8 32 (2.28%) SAP BPC
9 26 (1.86%) SAP PSCD
10 21 (1.50%) SAP WM
11 18 (1.28%) SAP HR
12 17 (1.21%) SAP FI-CA
13 16 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
13 16 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
13 16 (1.14%) SAP PP
14 15 (1.07%) NetSuite
14 15 (1.07%) SAP Payroll
15 14 (1.00%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 187 (13.35%) Azure
2 159 (11.35%) AWS
3 113 (8.07%) SaaS
4 76 (5.42%) Power Platform
5 74 (5.28%) PaaS
6 73 (5.21%) GCP
7 53 (3.78%) Office 365
8 37 (2.64%) IaaS
8 37 (2.64%) IBM Cloud
9 35 (2.50%) OpenShift
10 34 (2.43%) SuccessFactors
11 21 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (1.43%) Akamai
13 14 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (1.00%) Serverless
14 12 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
14 12 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.86%) Veeva
15 11 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
16 9 (0.64%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.14%) DNS
2 23 (1.64%) Firewall
3 17 (1.21%) Internet
4 11 (0.79%) Skype
5 7 (0.50%) Broadband
6 6 (0.43%) Intranet
7 5 (0.36%) DHCP
7 5 (0.36%) LAN
7 5 (0.36%) VPN
7 5 (0.36%) WAN
8 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.21%) Network Security
9 3 (0.21%) VoIP
9 3 (0.21%) Wireless
10 2 (0.14%) BGP
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.14%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.14%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.14%) OSPF
10 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 79 (5.64%) BusinessObjects
3 75 (5.35%) Power BI
4 65 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (4.07%) SAP HANA
6 54 (3.85%) SAP BW
7 45 (3.21%) Tableau
8 42 (3.00%) Big Data
8 42 (3.00%) MySQL
9 36 (2.57%) MongoDB
10 33 (2.36%) NoSQL
11 24 (1.71%) Relational Database
12 23 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
12 23 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (1.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 15 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
16 14 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 14 (1.00%) Data Lake
17 13 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 63 (4.50%) Git (software)
2 44 (3.14%) JIRA
3 24 (1.71%) LSMW
4 16 (1.14%) Maven
4 16 (1.14%) Postman
5 15 (1.07%) GitLab
5 15 (1.07%) JUnit
6 14 (1.00%) Grunt
6 14 (1.00%) gulp
6 14 (1.00%) SoapUI
7 13 (0.93%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.86%) Fiddler
8 12 (0.86%) IntelliJ
8 12 (0.86%) Subversion
9 9 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (0.50%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.43%) Artifactory
11 6 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (0.36%) Selenium
13 4 (0.29%) Cypress.io
General
1 727 (51.89%) Finance
2 551 (39.33%) Manufacturing
3 478 (34.12%) Marketing
4 450 (32.12%) Public Sector
5 437 (31.19%) Telecoms
6 422 (30.12%) Electronics
7 99 (7.07%) Retail
8 33 (2.36%) Banking
9 19 (1.36%) Billing
9 19 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.14%) Games
10 16 (1.14%) Legal
11 11 (0.79%) Advertising
12 9 (0.64%) French Language
12 9 (0.64%) Local Government
13 8 (0.57%) Back Office
14 6 (0.43%) Law
15 5 (0.36%) Automotive
15 5 (0.36%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.29%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 239 (17.06%) Consultant
2 229 (16.35%) Analyst
3 226 (16.13%) Developer
4 151 (10.78%) Architect
5 146 (10.42%) SAP Consultant
6 90 (6.42%) SAP Analyst
7 62 (4.43%) Business Analyst
8 59 (4.21%) SAP Manager
9 47 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
10 46 (3.28%) Java Developer
11 44 (3.14%) Project Manager
11 44 (3.14%) Systems Analyst
12 41 (2.93%) Senior Developer
13 40 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
14 39 (2.78%) Junior
15 38 (2.71%) Technical Architect
16 37 (2.64%) Software Engineer
17 36 (2.57%) Cloud Architect
18 35 (2.50%) Software Developer
19 34 (2.43%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (5.35%) Web Services
2 73 (5.21%) HTML
3 71 (5.07%) AngularJS
4 70 (5.00%) CSS
5 61 (4.35%) .NET
6 56 (4.00%) REST
7 46 (3.28%) SOAP
8 44 (3.14%) Spring
9 40 (2.86%) Java EE
10 38 (2.71%) EDI
10 38 (2.71%) React
10 38 (2.71%) SAP Fiori
11 37 (2.64%) JSON
12 35 (2.50%) XML
13 34 (2.43%) HTML5
14 32 (2.28%) Node.js
15 30 (2.14%) SAP Basis
16 26 (1.86%) Spring Boot
17 25 (1.78%) Spring Cloud
17 25 (1.78%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 97 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (5.35%) Cloud Native
3 58 (4.14%) User Experience
4 56 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 48 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
6 36 (2.57%) Blog
6 36 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.21%) FMCG
8 25 (1.78%) Data Structures
9 22 (1.57%) Public Cloud
10 21 (1.50%) Reinsurance
11 16 (1.14%) Driving Licence
11 16 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
12 15 (1.07%) Life Science
12 15 (1.07%) Wiki
13 12 (0.86%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.71%) Video\Live Streaming
15 9 (0.64%) Algorithms
16 8 (0.57%) Internet of Things
17 7 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 130 (9.28%) Linux
2 100 (7.14%) Windows
3 29 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 28 (2.00%) Unix
5 18 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 16 (1.14%) CentOS
7 8 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.36%) Android
10 4 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.14%) MVS
12 2 (0.14%) VMS
13 1 (0.071%) Debian
13 1 (0.071%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.071%) SUSE
13 1 (0.071%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.071%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (38.69%) Business Intelligence
2 441 (31.48%) Programme Management
3 420 (29.98%) Digital Marketing
4 309 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
5 278 (19.84%) ERP
6 144 (10.28%) Scrum
7 143 (10.21%) DevOps
8 134 (9.56%) Project Management
9 124 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 121 (8.64%) Analytics
11 98 (7.00%) Computer Science
12 94 (6.71%) Problem-Solving
13 92 (6.57%) Migration
14 83 (5.92%) Microservices
15 79 (5.64%) CRM
16 75 (5.35%) Business Analysis
17 70 (5.00%) Kanban
18 68 (4.85%) Software Engineering
19 67 (4.78%) Requirements Gathering
20 65 (4.64%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 156 (11.13%) SQL
2 143 (10.21%) Java
3 126 (8.99%) JavaScript
4 116 (8.28%) Python
5 71 (5.07%) C#
6 61 (4.35%) ABAP
7 41 (2.93%) C++
8 40 (2.86%) C
9 34 (2.43%) Bash Shell
10 27 (1.93%) TypeScript
11 25 (1.78%) Go
12 22 (1.57%) Apex Code
12 22 (1.57%) Ruby
13 20 (1.43%) SAPscript
14 18 (1.28%) T-SQL
15 17 (1.21%) R
16 15 (1.07%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.79%) PHP
17 11 (0.79%) Rust
18 10 (0.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (11.78%) Degree
2 73 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 42 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 36 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.07%) ACCA
6 13 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 12 (0.86%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.79%) CIMA
8 11 (0.79%) IIBA
9 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.64%) MCSA
10 9 (0.64%) PhD
10 9 (0.64%) SANS
11 8 (0.57%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.57%) PMP
12 7 (0.50%) CISSP
13 6 (0.43%) ISEB
13 6 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.07%) Data Quality
2 42 (3.00%) QA
3 33 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.14%) GDPR
6 14 (1.00%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.93%) PMO
8 9 (0.64%) COBIT
8 9 (0.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 9 (0.64%) SLA
9 8 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 8 (0.57%) NIST
10 6 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.29%) IFRS
13 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.14%) CDISC
14 2 (0.14%) Good Clinical Practice
15 1 (0.071%) GAAP
15 1 (0.071%) GMP
System Software
1 95 (6.78%) Docker
2 48 (3.43%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.21%) KVM
5 2 (0.14%) NFS
5 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.14%) vSphere
6 1 (0.071%) Firmware
6 1 (0.071%) HDFS
6 1 (0.071%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 89 (6.35%) Kubernetes
2 45 (3.21%) Puppet
3 36 (2.57%) Ansible
4 28 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
5 24 (1.71%) Terraform
6 8 (0.57%) Grafana
6 8 (0.57%) Prometheus
6 8 (0.57%) QRadar
6 8 (0.57%) SCCM
7 6 (0.43%) Packer
8 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.21%) Istio
9 3 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.14%) Graylog
10 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 144 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 125 (8.92%) Oracle
3 118 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
4 100 (7.14%) IBM
5 59 (4.21%) Google
6 54 (3.85%) hybris
6 54 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 39 (2.78%) Adobe
8 27 (1.93%) VMware
9 26 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
10 22 (1.57%) Informatica
11 20 (1.43%) Cisco
11 20 (1.43%) New Relic
11 20 (1.43%) Sage
11 20 (1.43%) Siebel
11 20 (1.43%) Workday
12 19 (1.36%) Hyperion
13 18 (1.28%) Infor
14 15 (1.07%) Anaplan
15 14 (1.00%) Guidewire