Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 100 58
Rank change year-on-year +11 -42 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4,141 4,758 8,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.32% 3.14% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 7.81% 7.37% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,731 3,274 5,331
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,158 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
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 53,043 64,597 74,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.47% 42.61% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40,919 50,504 58,403
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +10 1,267 £65,000 - 119
South East +1 978 £57,500 +4.55% 81
North of England -1 556 £52,500 +5.00% 84
Midlands +18 521 £59,750 +19.50% 68
South West +8 456 £47,500 -5.00% 50
North West +8 327 £52,500 +5.00% 60
West Midlands +4 324 £55,000 +10.00% 50
Yorkshire +9 224 £52,500 +10.53% 19
East of England +20 192 £57,500 -4.17% 43
East Midlands +31 191 £65,000 +30.00% 18
North East -16 4 £40,000 -27.27% 5
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1,747 (42.19%) Finance
2 1,006 (24.29%) Manufacturing
3 947 (22.87%) Business Intelligence
4 889 (21.47%) ERP
5 784 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
6 779 (18.81%) Marketing
7 729 (17.60%) Telecoms
8 689 (16.64%) Public Sector
9 664 (16.03%) Programme Management
10 662 (15.99%) Oracle
11 638 (15.41%) Electronics
12 633 (15.29%) Digital Marketing
13 609 (14.71%) SQL
14 604 (14.59%) SAP S/4HANA
15 567 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
16 531 (12.82%) Microsoft
17 474 (11.45%) Project Management
18 447 (10.79%) SQL Server
19 385 (9.30%) Java
20 383 (9.25%) Degree
21 379 (9.15%) SAP HANA
22 368 (8.89%) CRM
23 365 (8.81%) Retail
24 357 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
25 349 (8.43%) Logistics
26 339 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
27 312 (7.53%) AWS
28 300 (7.24%) Analytics
29 295 (7.12%) E-Commerce
30 288 (6.95%) C#

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 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 81 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 74 (1.79%) Confluence
4 70 (1.69%) CMS
5 56 (1.35%) NetWeaver
6 31 (0.75%) Apache
7 29 (0.70%) Apache Solr
8 27 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 24 (0.58%) MS Exchange
10 23 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (0.53%) SAS
11 22 (0.53%) WebSphere
12 21 (0.51%) Apache Spark
13 19 (0.46%) Headless CMS
13 19 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
14 18 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
15 15 (0.36%) Tomcat
16 13 (0.31%) WordPress
17 12 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
18 9 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 147 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 83 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 45 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 35 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 33 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.14%) Figma
7 6 (0.14%) Sketch
8 5 (0.12%) InDesign
8 5 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.097%) Autodesk Inventor
9 4 (0.097%) InVision
9 4 (0.097%) Marvel
10 2 (0.048%) CATIA
10 2 (0.048%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.048%) SPSS
11 1 (0.024%) HipChat
11 1 (0.024%) Notepad++
11 1 (0.024%) Siemens NX
11 1 (0.024%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 604 (14.59%) SAP S/4HANA
2 261 (6.30%) SAP FI
3 257 (6.21%) SAP CO
4 253 (6.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 244 (5.89%) SAP MM
6 239 (5.77%) SAP SD
7 209 (5.05%) SAP PP
8 205 (4.95%) SAP ERP
9 133 (3.21%) SAP Hybris
10 124 (2.99%) SAP HR
11 121 (2.92%) SAP SCM
12 118 (2.85%) SAP Business One
13 100 (2.41%) SAP PM
14 98 (2.37%) SAP BPC
15 95 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
16 89 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 82 (1.98%) SAP WM
18 73 (1.76%) SAP Payroll
19 65 (1.57%) SAP HCM
20 61 (1.47%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 312 (7.53%) AWS
2 287 (6.93%) Azure
3 245 (5.92%) SuccessFactors
4 186 (4.49%) SaaS
5 122 (2.95%) Power Platform
6 110 (2.66%) Serverless
7 94 (2.27%) Office 365
8 86 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
9 66 (1.59%) GCP
9 66 (1.59%) PaaS
10 54 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
11 44 (1.06%) Boomi
12 31 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (0.68%) IaaS
14 25 (0.60%) GitHub
15 22 (0.53%) Amazon Cognito
16 21 (0.51%) Apigee
16 21 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
16 21 (0.51%) AWS CodePipeline
16 21 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (2.37%) Internet
2 48 (1.16%) WAN
3 39 (0.94%) LAN
4 38 (0.92%) Firewall
5 36 (0.87%) DNS
5 36 (0.87%) HTTP
6 35 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
7 34 (0.82%) VoIP
8 33 (0.80%) DHCP
9 29 (0.70%) PABX
10 24 (0.58%) Skype
11 20 (0.48%) SAN
12 18 (0.43%) TCP/IP
13 17 (0.41%) Network Security
14 13 (0.31%) NAS
14 13 (0.31%) NetScaler
15 12 (0.29%) FTP
15 12 (0.29%) Intranet
16 9 (0.22%) VPN
16 9 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 447 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 379 (9.15%) SAP HANA
3 194 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
4 185 (4.47%) BusinessObjects
5 183 (4.42%) SAP BW
6 122 (2.95%) Power BI
7 106 (2.56%) Big Data
8 94 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 87 (2.10%) Oracle Database
10 77 (1.86%) Relational Database
11 74 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 64 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 58 (1.40%) NoSQL
14 56 (1.35%) QlikView
15 53 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
16 50 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
16 50 (1.21%) RDBMS
17 45 (1.09%) DB2
18 44 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
19 43 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 164 (3.96%) JIRA
2 103 (2.49%) Git (software)
3 83 (2.00%) Selenium
4 80 (1.93%) JUnit
5 79 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 52 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
7 49 (1.18%) WebDriver
8 48 (1.16%) Mockito
8 48 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (1.06%) SpecFlow
10 42 (1.01%) Visual Studio
11 39 (0.94%) Cucumber
11 39 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 32 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 30 (0.72%) MSI
14 27 (0.65%) TeamCity
15 26 (0.63%) LSMW
15 26 (0.63%) Maven
16 24 (0.58%) webpack
17 23 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 1,747 (42.19%) Finance
2 1,006 (24.29%) Manufacturing
3 779 (18.81%) Marketing
4 729 (17.60%) Telecoms
5 689 (16.64%) Public Sector
6 638 (15.41%) Electronics
7 365 (8.81%) Retail
8 109 (2.63%) Banking
9 45 (1.09%) Billing
9 45 (1.09%) Legal
10 34 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 32 (0.77%) French Language
12 31 (0.75%) Back Office
13 26 (0.63%) Aerospace
14 25 (0.60%) General Ledger
15 20 (0.48%) Automotive
16 11 (0.27%) German Language
17 10 (0.24%) Advertising
17 10 (0.24%) Dutch Language
17 10 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 1,111 (26.83%) Consultant
2 930 (22.46%) SAP Consultant
3 809 (19.54%) Analyst
4 542 (13.09%) Developer
5 499 (12.05%) Architect
6 353 (8.52%) SAP Analyst
7 264 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 197 (4.76%) SAP Manager
9 191 (4.61%) SAP Architect
10 184 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
11 160 (3.86%) Project Manager
12 159 (3.84%) Senior Consultant
13 149 (3.60%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 131 (3.16%) SAP FI Consultant
15 130 (3.14%) SAP Business Analyst
16 127 (3.07%) SAP CO Consultant
17 126 (3.04%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
18 117 (2.83%) Support Analyst
19 111 (2.68%) Data Analyst
19 111 (2.68%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (5.80%) .NET
2 180 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 176 (4.25%) Web Services
4 152 (3.67%) HTML
5 138 (3.33%) REST
6 132 (3.19%) ASP.NET
7 126 (3.04%) CSS
8 121 (2.92%) SAP Basis
9 117 (2.83%) RESTful
10 112 (2.70%) SOAP
11 109 (2.63%) Spring
12 102 (2.46%) EDI
13 101 (2.44%) XML
14 100 (2.41%) J2EE
15 95 (2.29%) SAP Fiori
16 85 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 85 (2.05%) React
17 78 (1.88%) jQuery
17 78 (1.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 74 (1.79%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 339 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 162 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
3 139 (3.36%) User Experience
4 129 (3.12%) Management Information System
5 115 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 95 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
7 94 (2.27%) FMCG
8 81 (1.96%) Data Centre
9 71 (1.71%) iPad
10 55 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 53 (1.28%) Public Cloud
12 44 (1.06%) Algorithms
13 40 (0.97%) Mobile App
14 39 (0.94%) Blog
15 35 (0.85%) Data Structures
16 31 (0.75%) Clustering
17 26 (0.63%) Cloud Native
17 26 (0.63%) Internet of Things
17 26 (0.63%) Life Science
18 25 (0.60%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 286 (6.91%) Windows
2 264 (6.38%) Linux
3 120 (2.90%) Unix
4 89 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 34 (0.82%) Windows 10
6 32 (0.77%) Windows 7
7 25 (0.60%) CentOS
8 23 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (0.46%) Solaris
11 17 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 17 (0.41%) Mac OS
12 14 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (0.24%) AIX
14 9 (0.22%) VMS
15 8 (0.19%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.14%) Android
16 6 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.14%) VME
17 5 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 947 (22.87%) Business Intelligence
2 889 (21.47%) ERP
3 784 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
4 664 (16.03%) Programme Management
5 633 (15.29%) Digital Marketing
6 567 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 474 (11.45%) Project Management
8 368 (8.89%) CRM
9 357 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
10 349 (8.43%) Logistics
11 300 (7.24%) Analytics
12 295 (7.12%) E-Commerce
13 276 (6.67%) Project Delivery
14 256 (6.18%) Migration
15 243 (5.87%) Scrum
16 234 (5.65%) ITIL
17 226 (5.46%) Mentoring
18 212 (5.12%) Software Engineering
19 207 (5.00%) DevOps
20 205 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 609 (14.71%) SQL
2 385 (9.30%) Java
3 288 (6.95%) C#
4 287 (6.93%) ABAP
5 285 (6.88%) JavaScript
6 249 (6.01%) Python
7 122 (2.95%) T-SQL
8 111 (2.68%) C
9 80 (1.93%) C++
10 61 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 58 (1.40%) Java 8
12 50 (1.21%) PHP
13 41 (0.99%) PowerShell
14 40 (0.97%) Go
15 37 (0.89%) SAPscript
16 34 (0.82%) R
17 33 (0.80%) Ruby
18 29 (0.70%) Shell Script
19 26 (0.63%) Groovy
20 24 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 383 (9.25%) Degree
2 264 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 155 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 71 (1.71%) SAP Certification
5 60 (1.45%) DV Cleared
6 56 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 47 (1.13%) ISEB
8 46 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 46 (1.11%) TOGAF Certification
9 31 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (0.70%) AWS Certification
11 28 (0.68%) ACCA
11 28 (0.68%) PMI Certification
11 28 (0.68%) PMP
12 24 (0.58%) CCA
12 24 (0.58%) MCP
13 22 (0.53%) CIMA
13 22 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 98 (2.37%) QA
3 55 (1.33%) SLA
4 52 (1.26%) PMO
5 48 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 29 (0.70%) GDPR
7 18 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.39%) IFRS
9 13 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 10 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 8 (0.19%) RMADS
12 7 (0.17%) COBIT
13 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 19770
14 4 (0.097%) HL7
14 4 (0.097%) ISO 9000
14 4 (0.097%) ITGC
14 4 (0.097%) JSP 440
15 3 (0.072%) Actionable Recommendations
15 3 (0.072%) GxP
15 3 (0.072%) PSD2
System Software
1 129 (3.12%) Active Directory
2 83 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (1.86%) Docker
4 56 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 34 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.41%) XenApp
7 12 (0.29%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.24%) vSphere
9 9 (0.22%) Firmware
10 4 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.072%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.072%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.048%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.048%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.024%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.024%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 1 (0.024%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.024%) vCloud
13 1 (0.024%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (1.23%) SCCM
2 46 (1.11%) Terraform
3 38 (0.92%) Ansible
4 33 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (0.80%) Puppet
5 32 (0.77%) Kubernetes
6 29 (0.70%) IBM BigFix
7 28 (0.68%) Kibana
8 22 (0.53%) Salt
8 22 (0.53%) SCOM
9 21 (0.51%) Automic
10 19 (0.46%) Istio
10 19 (0.46%) Knative
11 18 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
12 13 (0.31%) Nagios
13 12 (0.29%) HP ALM
13 12 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 12 (0.29%) SCOrch
14 9 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 662 (15.99%) Oracle
2 531 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 214 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
4 205 (4.95%) IBM
5 202 (4.88%) hybris
6 132 (3.19%) Tableau
7 131 (3.16%) VMware
8 130 (3.14%) Ariba
9 119 (2.87%) Adobe
10 109 (2.63%) Citrix
11 95 (2.29%) JD Edwards
12 73 (1.76%) Google
12 73 (1.76%) Informatica
13 59 (1.42%) Cisco
14 58 (1.40%) Workday
15 57 (1.38%) Sage
16 54 (1.30%) Demandware
17 53 (1.28%) Sitecore
18 51 (1.23%) Cognos
19 50 (1.21%) Talend