Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 101 65
Rank change year-on-year +16 -36 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4,517 4,984 7,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.45% 3.16% 4.77%
As % of the Vendors category 8.07% 7.29% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,034 3,441 5,204
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £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 55,970 68,376 73,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.72% 43.32% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43,140 53,191 57,828
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +13 1,488 £65,000 +4.00% 114
South East +8 1,096 £55,000 - 118
North of England -13 603 £50,000 - 130
Midlands +4 473 £57,500 +15.00% 89
South West +4 448 £50,000 +11.11% 48
North West +2 366 £50,000 -4.76% 86
West Midlands +2 312 £60,000 +14.29% 50
East of England +45 232 £57,500 - 45
Yorkshire -31 206 £50,000 - 28
East Midlands -3 159 £50,000 +4.17% 39
North East -10 28 £46,250 +15.63% 16
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1,815 (40.18%) Finance
2 1,162 (25.73%) Business Intelligence
3 1,067 (23.62%) Manufacturing
4 988 (21.87%) ERP
5 947 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
6 802 (17.76%) Marketing
7 778 (17.22%) Oracle
8 739 (16.36%) SQL
9 713 (15.78%) Telecoms
10 694 (15.36%) Public Sector
11 689 (15.25%) SAP S/4HANA
12 649 (14.37%) Programme Management
13 623 (13.79%) Electronics
14 615 (13.62%) Digital Marketing
15 607 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 579 (12.82%) Microsoft
17 544 (12.04%) Project Management
18 490 (10.85%) SAP HANA
19 450 (9.96%) SQL Server
20 439 (9.72%) Degree
21 438 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
22 430 (9.52%) Analytics
23 421 (9.32%) CRM
24 407 (9.01%) Java
25 386 (8.55%) Retail
26 376 (8.32%) Problem-Solving
27 363 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
28 357 (7.90%) BusinessObjects
29 327 (7.24%) Logistics
30 326 (7.22%) Project Delivery

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
1 107 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 98 (2.17%) NetWeaver
3 91 (2.01%) CMS
4 60 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 60 (1.33%) Confluence
5 51 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 38 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 38 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
7 35 (0.77%) Apache Solr
8 34 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
9 30 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 27 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (0.51%) MS Exchange
12 22 (0.49%) SAS
13 19 (0.42%) Apache
14 15 (0.33%) EPiServer
14 15 (0.33%) Tomcat
15 14 (0.31%) WordPress
16 12 (0.27%) CoreMedia CMS
17 11 (0.24%) Documentum
Applications
1 211 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 143 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
3 67 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 43 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
5 36 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.38%) Autodesk Inventor
7 10 (0.22%) Sketch
8 9 (0.20%) Figma
8 9 (0.20%) InVision
8 9 (0.20%) Marvel
9 6 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.11%) CATIA
10 5 (0.11%) InDesign
11 4 (0.089%) Windchill
12 3 (0.066%) SPSS
13 2 (0.044%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.022%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.022%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 689 (15.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 303 (6.71%) SAP ERP
3 272 (6.02%) SAP FI
4 262 (5.80%) SAP MM
5 259 (5.73%) SAP CO
6 257 (5.69%) SAP FI/CO
7 243 (5.38%) SAP SD
8 172 (3.81%) SAP Hybris
9 142 (3.14%) SAP PP
10 141 (3.12%) SAP Business One
11 133 (2.94%) SAP HR
12 125 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
13 118 (2.61%) SAP BPC
14 106 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 95 (2.10%) SAP SCM
16 89 (1.97%) NetSuite
17 83 (1.84%) SAP WM
18 78 (1.73%) SAP PM
19 76 (1.68%) SAP EWM
19 76 (1.68%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 363 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 306 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 214 (4.74%) SaaS
4 210 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
5 167 (3.70%) Power Platform
6 110 (2.44%) Office 365
7 96 (2.13%) Serverless
8 86 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
9 85 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
10 75 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 66 (1.46%) PaaS
12 42 (0.93%) IaaS
13 40 (0.89%) Boomi
14 37 (0.82%) GitHub
15 33 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
16 23 (0.51%) npm
17 22 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
17 22 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 21 (0.46%) AWS CodePipeline
19 15 (0.33%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 108 (2.39%) Internet
2 56 (1.24%) LAN
3 55 (1.22%) WAN
4 44 (0.97%) HTTP
5 41 (0.91%) Firewall
6 39 (0.86%) VoIP
6 39 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
7 35 (0.77%) DNS
8 33 (0.73%) DHCP
9 32 (0.71%) PABX
10 19 (0.42%) Skype
11 17 (0.38%) SAN
11 17 (0.38%) VPN
12 16 (0.35%) Intranet
13 14 (0.31%) TCP/IP
14 11 (0.24%) Network Security
15 10 (0.22%) Bluetooth
15 10 (0.22%) NetScaler
15 10 (0.22%) SSH
16 9 (0.20%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (10.85%) SAP HANA
2 450 (9.96%) SQL Server
3 357 (7.90%) BusinessObjects
4 288 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
5 236 (5.22%) SAP BW
6 165 (3.65%) Power BI
7 148 (3.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 137 (3.03%) Big Data
9 130 (2.88%) Relational Database
10 123 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 107 (2.37%) QlikView
12 99 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 76 (1.68%) RDBMS
14 67 (1.48%) SAP Data Services
15 59 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
16 51 (1.13%) Oracle Database
17 50 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 50 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 47 (1.04%) NoSQL
19 44 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 203 (4.49%) JIRA
2 93 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 76 (1.68%) Selenium
4 59 (1.31%) Jenkins
5 47 (1.04%) JUnit
6 41 (0.91%) WebDriver
7 38 (0.84%) Cucumber
8 31 (0.69%) LSMW
8 31 (0.69%) MSI
9 29 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
10 28 (0.62%) Jasmine
11 27 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (0.58%) HP UFT
12 26 (0.58%) LoadRunner
12 26 (0.58%) Mockito
13 25 (0.55%) webpack
14 22 (0.49%) Mocha
15 21 (0.46%) Bitbucket
15 21 (0.46%) Subversion
16 20 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1,815 (40.18%) Finance
2 1,067 (23.62%) Manufacturing
3 802 (17.76%) Marketing
4 713 (15.78%) Telecoms
5 694 (15.36%) Public Sector
6 623 (13.79%) Electronics
7 386 (8.55%) Retail
8 136 (3.01%) Banking
9 68 (1.51%) Legal
10 56 (1.24%) Billing
11 49 (1.08%) Aerospace
12 47 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
13 43 (0.95%) Automotive
14 38 (0.84%) Back Office
15 34 (0.75%) General Ledger
16 25 (0.55%) Local Government
17 24 (0.53%) Law
18 23 (0.51%) Games
19 18 (0.40%) French Language
20 15 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1,204 (26.65%) Consultant
2 952 (21.08%) SAP Consultant
3 889 (19.68%) Analyst
4 556 (12.31%) Developer
5 524 (11.60%) Architect
6 385 (8.52%) SAP Analyst
7 305 (6.75%) Business Analyst
8 251 (5.56%) SAP Manager
9 239 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
10 188 (4.16%) Project Manager
11 176 (3.90%) SAP Architect
12 163 (3.61%) Senior Consultant
13 143 (3.17%) SAP Business Analyst
14 139 (3.08%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 124 (2.75%) SAP FI Consultant
16 121 (2.68%) SAP CO Consultant
16 121 (2.68%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
17 116 (2.57%) Data Analyst
18 113 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
19 108 (2.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (5.29%) .NET
2 180 (3.98%) HTML
3 176 (3.90%) Web Services
4 150 (3.32%) AngularJS
5 136 (3.01%) CSS
6 123 (2.72%) SAP Basis
7 116 (2.57%) REST
8 114 (2.52%) Spring
9 105 (2.32%) ASP.NET
10 101 (2.24%) XML
11 100 (2.21%) React
12 96 (2.13%) J2EE
12 96 (2.13%) RESTful
13 92 (2.04%) EDI
13 92 (2.04%) SAP Fiori
14 89 (1.97%) SOAP
15 87 (1.93%) SAP PI
16 83 (1.84%) jQuery
17 77 (1.70%) Node.js
17 77 (1.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 438 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 171 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
3 161 (3.56%) User Experience
4 139 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
5 122 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 107 (2.37%) FMCG
6 107 (2.37%) Virtual Team
7 81 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 74 (1.64%) Data Centre
9 60 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 60 (1.33%) Public Cloud
10 58 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 50 (1.11%) Blog
12 43 (0.95%) iPad
13 37 (0.82%) Mobile App
14 35 (0.77%) Life Science
15 29 (0.64%) Internet of Things
16 20 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
17 19 (0.42%) Driving Licence
18 18 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 279 (6.18%) Windows
2 266 (5.89%) Linux
3 106 (2.35%) Unix
4 79 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 24 (0.53%) Windows 10
6 23 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 22 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 22 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (0.27%) CentOS
10 10 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.22%) VMS
11 9 (0.20%) AIX
12 8 (0.18%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.15%) Android
13 7 (0.15%) FreeBSD
14 5 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.11%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.089%) Solaris
16 3 (0.066%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,162 (25.73%) Business Intelligence
2 988 (21.87%) ERP
3 947 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
4 649 (14.37%) Programme Management
5 615 (13.62%) Digital Marketing
6 607 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 544 (12.04%) Project Management
8 430 (9.52%) Analytics
9 421 (9.32%) CRM
10 376 (8.32%) Problem-Solving
11 327 (7.24%) Logistics
12 326 (7.22%) Project Delivery
13 301 (6.66%) Migration
14 300 (6.64%) E-Commerce
15 289 (6.40%) Software Engineering
16 277 (6.13%) ITIL
17 268 (5.93%) Scrum
18 259 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
19 245 (5.42%) Presales
20 222 (4.91%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 739 (16.36%) SQL
2 407 (9.01%) Java
3 279 (6.18%) ABAP
4 265 (5.87%) JavaScript
5 255 (5.65%) C#
6 234 (5.18%) Python
7 157 (3.48%) C
8 128 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 81 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 64 (1.42%) PHP
11 63 (1.39%) C++
12 41 (0.91%) VB
13 36 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 34 (0.75%) Go
15 30 (0.66%) R
16 27 (0.60%) Java 8
16 27 (0.60%) SAPscript
17 25 (0.55%) ES6
18 22 (0.49%) ES7
19 19 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 439 (9.72%) Degree
2 235 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 113 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 83 (1.84%) SAP Certification
5 72 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 68 (1.51%) PMI Certification
7 67 (1.48%) DV Cleared
8 60 (1.33%) PMP
9 56 (1.24%) ISTQB
10 46 (1.02%) ACCA
11 45 (1.00%) TOGAF Certification
12 44 (0.97%) ISEB
13 43 (0.95%) CIMA
13 43 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 36 (0.80%) AWS Certification
15 33 (0.73%) Master's Degree
16 30 (0.66%) MCP
17 26 (0.58%) AAT
18 25 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
18 25 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 156 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 143 (3.17%) QA
3 90 (1.99%) SLA
4 73 (1.62%) PMO
5 65 (1.44%) GDPR
6 33 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.35%) COBIT
8 15 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 8 (0.18%) Solvency II
10 7 (0.15%) IFRS
10 7 (0.15%) NIST
11 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
12 4 (0.089%) HL7
12 4 (0.089%) HMG Infosec
12 4 (0.089%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.089%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.089%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.066%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 118 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 82 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (1.68%) Docker
4 49 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 33 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.22%) Firmware
7 9 (0.20%) XenApp
8 8 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.18%) vSphere
8 8 (0.18%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.089%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.066%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.044%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.044%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.022%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.022%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.022%) NFS
12 1 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (0.91%) Kubernetes
1 41 (0.91%) Terraform
2 40 (0.89%) SCCM
3 36 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (0.73%) HP ALM
5 29 (0.64%) IBM BigFix
6 23 (0.51%) Ansible
7 18 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (0.40%) Puppet
7 18 (0.40%) SCOM
8 15 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
9 11 (0.24%) Salt
10 9 (0.20%) Nagios
11 8 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 8 (0.18%) SCOrch
12 7 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (0.15%) Grafana
12 7 (0.15%) Kibana
12 7 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (0.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 778 (17.22%) Oracle
2 579 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 255 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
4 242 (5.36%) hybris
5 229 (5.07%) IBM
6 191 (4.23%) Tableau
7 166 (3.68%) Ariba
8 131 (2.90%) VMware
9 109 (2.41%) Sage
10 102 (2.26%) Google
11 98 (2.17%) Informatica
12 95 (2.10%) Adobe
13 90 (1.99%) JD Edwards
14 84 (1.86%) Citrix
15 81 (1.79%) Workday
16 68 (1.51%) HP
17 61 (1.35%) Talend
18 58 (1.28%) Cisco
18 58 (1.28%) Infor
18 58 (1.28%) Sitecore