Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 59 77
Rank change year-on-year -38 +18 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4,921 8,080 6,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.21% 4.91% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 7.49% 11.09% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,424 5,184 4,785
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 65,707 72,874 78,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 44.28% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 51,458 56,808 64,309
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 -50 1,642 £65,000 +8.33% 196
South East -19 1,188 £55,000 +1.85% 172
North of England -57 675 £50,000 - 94
Midlands -11 546 £50,000 - 87
South West -35 433 £47,500 -2.06% 89
North West -64 387 £50,000 -4.76% 56
West Midlands -9 355 £50,000 -13.04% 67
East of England -61 270 £60,000 +19.40% 55
Yorkshire -37 249 £48,000 +6.67% 24
East Midlands -12 191 £50,000 +20.48% 20
North East -51 45 £47,500 - 14
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 2,116 (43.00%) Finance
2 1,257 (25.54%) Business Intelligence
3 1,251 (25.42%) Manufacturing
4 1,137 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
5 995 (20.22%) ERP
6 989 (20.10%) Oracle
7 886 (18.00%) Marketing
8 761 (15.46%) Telecoms
9 723 (14.69%) Programme Management
10 708 (14.39%) SQL
11 706 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 700 (14.22%) Microsoft
13 684 (13.90%) Digital Marketing
14 663 (13.47%) Electronics
15 647 (13.15%) Degree
16 618 (12.56%) Java
17 590 (11.99%) Project Management
18 582 (11.83%) Retail
19 535 (10.87%) SAP HANA
20 533 (10.83%) SAP S/4HANA
21 497 (10.10%) Analytics
22 483 (9.82%) CRM
23 452 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
24 450 (9.14%) ABAP
25 415 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
26 403 (8.19%) Scrum
27 398 (8.09%) JavaScript
28 394 (8.01%) E-Commerce
29 391 (7.95%) .NET
30 386 (7.84%) SQL Server

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
1 108 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 104 (2.11%) Apache Spark
3 90 (1.83%) CMS
4 79 (1.61%) NetWeaver
5 73 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 72 (1.46%) SAS
7 69 (1.40%) Apache
8 65 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 57 (1.16%) Confluence
10 50 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
11 43 (0.87%) WebLogic
12 40 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
13 34 (0.69%) Apache Solr
13 34 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
14 31 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 29 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
16 22 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 20 (0.41%) MS Exchange
18 16 (0.33%) Mule
19 15 (0.30%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 258 (5.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 189 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
3 84 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 47 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
6 24 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.12%) Autodesk Inventor
8 5 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
8 5 (0.10%) SPSS
9 3 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.061%) Camtasia
10 2 (0.041%) CATIA
10 2 (0.041%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.041%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.020%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.020%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.020%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 533 (10.83%) SAP S/4HANA
2 350 (7.11%) SAP FI
3 334 (6.79%) SAP CO
4 332 (6.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 232 (4.71%) SAP SD
6 208 (4.23%) SAP ERP
7 199 (4.04%) SAP Hybris
8 180 (3.66%) NetSuite
9 172 (3.50%) SAP Business One
9 172 (3.50%) SAP MM
10 159 (3.23%) SAP HR
11 135 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
12 124 (2.52%) SAP BPC
13 121 (2.46%) SAP SCM
14 116 (2.36%) SAP PP
15 112 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
16 109 (2.21%) SAP HCM
17 88 (1.79%) SAP APO
18 63 (1.28%) SAP QM
19 60 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 346 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 326 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
3 234 (4.76%) SaaS
4 231 (4.69%) SuccessFactors
5 141 (2.87%) PaaS
6 133 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 100 (2.03%) Office 365
8 82 (1.67%) IaaS
9 78 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
10 50 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
11 42 (0.85%) OpenShift
12 39 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
13 29 (0.59%) Boomi
14 24 (0.49%) Serverless
15 19 (0.39%) Google Analytics
16 13 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
17 9 (0.18%) Amazon S3
18 8 (0.16%) SAP Leonardo
18 8 (0.16%) Zapier
19 7 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (1.40%) Internet
2 46 (0.93%) DNS
3 41 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 39 (0.79%) Firewall
5 30 (0.61%) DHCP
5 30 (0.61%) HTTP
6 28 (0.57%) WAN
7 27 (0.55%) LAN
8 24 (0.49%) Wireless
9 21 (0.43%) VLAN
10 19 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
11 16 (0.33%) VoIP
11 16 (0.33%) VPN
12 14 (0.28%) SAN
13 13 (0.26%) AMQP
13 13 (0.26%) FTP
13 13 (0.26%) Intranet
13 13 (0.26%) Skype
13 13 (0.26%) SSL
13 13 (0.26%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 535 (10.87%) SAP HANA
2 386 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 379 (7.70%) SAP BW
4 345 (7.01%) BusinessObjects
5 248 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
6 190 (3.86%) Big Data
7 188 (3.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 153 (3.11%) Power BI
9 134 (2.72%) Hadoop
10 121 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
11 115 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 104 (2.11%) Relational Database
13 103 (2.09%) SAP Data Services
14 102 (2.07%) QlikView
15 97 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 90 (1.83%) Lumira
17 71 (1.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 70 (1.42%) NoSQL
19 68 (1.38%) MongoDB
20 66 (1.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 145 (2.95%) JIRA
2 94 (1.91%) Git (software)
3 70 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 70 (1.42%) Selenium
4 61 (1.24%) LSMW
5 39 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
6 36 (0.73%) Visual Studio
7 33 (0.67%) JUnit
7 33 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 31 (0.63%) HP UFT
9 23 (0.47%) Cucumber
9 23 (0.47%) SpecFlow
10 18 (0.37%) TestNG
11 17 (0.35%) Jasmine
12 16 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 14 (0.28%) Protractor
13 14 (0.28%) Toad
14 13 (0.26%) Eclipse
14 13 (0.26%) IntelliJ
General
1 2,116 (43.00%) Finance
2 1,251 (25.42%) Manufacturing
3 886 (18.00%) Marketing
4 761 (15.46%) Telecoms
5 663 (13.47%) Electronics
6 582 (11.83%) Retail
7 135 (2.74%) Banking
8 131 (2.66%) Advertising
9 113 (2.30%) Publishing
10 112 (2.28%) Billing
11 67 (1.36%) Legal
12 61 (1.24%) General Ledger
13 43 (0.87%) Automotive
14 42 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
15 34 (0.69%) Back Office
16 30 (0.61%) Law
17 26 (0.53%) Aerospace
18 21 (0.43%) German Language
19 20 (0.41%) Games
20 15 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 999 (20.30%) Consultant
2 985 (20.02%) Analyst
3 774 (15.73%) SAP Consultant
4 645 (13.11%) Architect
5 621 (12.62%) Developer
6 452 (9.19%) SAP Analyst
7 300 (6.10%) Business Analyst
8 292 (5.93%) Project Manager
9 286 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
10 281 (5.71%) SAP Architect
11 227 (4.61%) SAP Manager
12 169 (3.43%) Senior Consultant
13 163 (3.31%) SAP Business Analyst
14 145 (2.95%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 136 (2.76%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 131 (2.66%) Senior Analyst
17 130 (2.64%) C# Developer
18 129 (2.62%) SAP Developer
19 128 (2.60%) .NET Developer
20 126 (2.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (7.95%) .NET
2 244 (4.96%) HTML
3 197 (4.00%) Web Services
4 168 (3.41%) CSS
5 162 (3.29%) AngularJS
6 161 (3.27%) Spring
7 153 (3.11%) XML
8 146 (2.97%) ASP.NET
9 140 (2.84%) SAP Fiori
10 131 (2.66%) RESTful
11 115 (2.34%) SOAP
12 114 (2.32%) J2EE
13 111 (2.26%) IDoc
14 104 (2.11%) SAPUI5
15 99 (2.01%) HTML5
16 97 (1.97%) SAP PI
17 94 (1.91%) Node.js
18 88 (1.79%) React
19 85 (1.73%) EDI
20 84 (1.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 452 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 216 (4.39%) Greenfield Project
3 168 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
4 155 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 143 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 124 (2.52%) User Experience
7 121 (2.46%) FMCG
8 99 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
9 82 (1.67%) Virtual Team
10 76 (1.54%) Data Centre
11 69 (1.40%) Algorithms
11 69 (1.40%) Mobile App
12 65 (1.32%) Fintech
13 55 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
14 49 (1.00%) Data Structures
15 47 (0.96%) Public Cloud
16 43 (0.87%) Blog
17 42 (0.85%) Cloud Native
18 40 (0.81%) iPad
19 35 (0.71%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 277 (5.63%) Windows
2 226 (4.59%) Linux
3 130 (2.64%) Unix
4 74 (1.50%) Windows Server
5 61 (1.24%) Windows 7
6 43 (0.87%) Windows 10
7 29 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 28 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (0.55%) Android
10 21 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (0.37%) AIX
12 17 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.26%) VMS
15 12 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.16%) Solaris
17 7 (0.14%) CentOS
17 7 (0.14%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.12%) Debian
18 6 (0.12%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,257 (25.54%) Business Intelligence
2 1,137 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
3 995 (20.22%) ERP
4 723 (14.69%) Programme Management
5 706 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 684 (13.90%) Digital Marketing
7 590 (11.99%) Project Management
8 497 (10.10%) Analytics
9 483 (9.82%) CRM
10 415 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
11 403 (8.19%) Scrum
12 394 (8.01%) E-Commerce
13 281 (5.71%) SDLC
14 277 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 273 (5.55%) Logistics
16 272 (5.53%) ITIL
16 272 (5.53%) Migration
17 256 (5.20%) ETL
18 251 (5.10%) Data Modelling
19 250 (5.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 708 (14.39%) SQL
2 618 (12.56%) Java
3 450 (9.14%) ABAP
4 398 (8.09%) JavaScript
5 334 (6.79%) C#
6 330 (6.71%) Python
7 121 (2.46%) T-SQL
8 114 (2.32%) C++
9 89 (1.81%) Go
10 84 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 80 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 72 (1.46%) R
13 64 (1.30%) C
14 52 (1.06%) Bash Shell
15 51 (1.04%) Perl
15 51 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 41 (0.83%) VBA
17 40 (0.81%) Ruby
18 31 (0.63%) PHP
19 18 (0.37%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 647 (13.15%) Degree
2 260 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 155 (3.15%) SC Cleared
4 115 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 78 (1.59%) ACCA
6 71 (1.44%) Master's Degree
7 66 (1.34%) CIMA
8 54 (1.10%) PMI Certification
9 45 (0.91%) PMP
10 37 (0.75%) DV Cleared
11 36 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 35 (0.71%) ISEB
13 34 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
14 29 (0.59%) CISSP
15 27 (0.55%) ISTQB
16 25 (0.51%) SAP Certification
17 21 (0.43%) CIPD
18 20 (0.41%) CISA
18 20 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
19 19 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 247 (5.02%) QA
2 130 (2.64%) SLA
3 102 (2.07%) Data Quality
4 53 (1.08%) PMO
5 48 (0.98%) GDPR
6 35 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 25 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.24%) COBIT
8 12 (0.24%) IFRS
9 10 (0.20%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.16%) GAMP
10 8 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 6 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
11 6 (0.12%) GxP
12 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.061%) GAAP
13 3 (0.061%) Government Security Classifications
13 3 (0.061%) HL7
13 3 (0.061%) IFRS 9
14 2 (0.041%) P3O
System Software
1 148 (3.01%) Docker
2 125 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 80 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 21 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 15 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
9 14 (0.28%) vSphere
10 13 (0.26%) VMware NSX
11 12 (0.24%) HDFS
12 10 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (0.16%) VirtualBox
14 7 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 6 (0.12%) XenServer
16 5 (0.10%) Apache Flume
17 4 (0.081%) Firmware
17 4 (0.081%) KVM
17 4 (0.081%) Varnish
17 4 (0.081%) Xen
Systems Management
1 122 (2.48%) Kubernetes
2 79 (1.61%) Ansible
3 63 (1.28%) Puppet
4 49 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
5 45 (0.91%) HP ALM
6 33 (0.67%) SCCM
7 30 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
8 25 (0.51%) Salt
9 20 (0.41%) Terraform
10 19 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
11 13 (0.26%) SCOrch
11 13 (0.26%) SCVMM
11 13 (0.26%) vRealize
12 12 (0.24%) Nagios
13 11 (0.22%) Oozie
14 8 (0.16%) Grafana
14 8 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
15 7 (0.14%) Ambari
15 7 (0.14%) Cacti
15 7 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 989 (20.10%) Oracle
2 700 (14.22%) Microsoft
3 260 (5.28%) IBM
4 248 (5.04%) hybris
5 246 (5.00%) Sage
6 196 (3.98%) Tableau
7 192 (3.90%) Infor
8 180 (3.66%) Google
9 179 (3.64%) Epicor
10 143 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
11 137 (2.78%) Ariba
12 117 (2.38%) JD Edwards
12 117 (2.38%) VMware
13 103 (2.09%) TIBCO
14 90 (1.83%) HP
15 88 (1.79%) Cognos
16 74 (1.50%) IFS
17 72 (1.46%) Cisco
18 68 (1.38%) Workday
19 67 (1.36%) Adobe