Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 75 72
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 6,079 6,226 7,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.66% 3.84% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 8.17% 8.75% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4,187 4,338 5,879
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.77% -3.64%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £81,250
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 74,374 71,121 87,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.81% 43.89% 45.52%
Number of salaries quoted 59,119 57,712 72,606
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +10 2,063 £62,500 +5.04% 194
South East -23 1,224 £52,500 -2.78% 119
North of England -1 1,116 £50,000 - 91
Midlands -4 701 £52,500 +5.00% 60
North West +6 646 £52,500 +5.00% 51
West Midlands +5 519 £57,500 +4.55% 31
Yorkshire 0 398 £50,000 +4.17% 34
East of England -16 391 £52,500 +1.94% 58
South West -13 382 £45,000 -5.26% 70
East Midlands -32 174 £45,000 0.00% 28
North East -25 74 £44,875 -18.41% 6
South Coast - 3 £100,000 -
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 2,291 (37.69%) Finance
2 1,432 (23.56%) Manufacturing
3 1,406 (23.13%) ERP
4 1,304 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1,082 (17.80%) Oracle
6 855 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
7 846 (13.92%) SQL
8 839 (13.80%) Retail
9 816 (13.42%) Microsoft
10 769 (12.65%) Project Management
11 758 (12.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 755 (12.42%) Marketing
13 673 (11.07%) Problem-Solving
14 671 (11.04%) Programme Management
15 657 (10.81%) CRM
16 635 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
17 632 (10.40%) Telecoms
18 619 (10.18%) ABAP
19 616 (10.13%) Electronics
20 611 (10.05%) Digital Marketing
21 545 (8.97%) Java
22 530 (8.72%) SAP HANA
23 527 (8.67%) Degree
24 519 (8.54%) SAP S/4HANA
25 509 (8.37%) Sage
26 475 (7.81%) SQL Server
27 455 (7.48%) Logistics
28 426 (7.01%) Infor
29 418 (6.88%) SAP BW
30 411 (6.76%) Epicor

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
1 116 (1.91%) SharePoint
2 99 (1.63%) NetWeaver
3 89 (1.46%) Apache Spark
4 51 (0.84%) Confluence
5 42 (0.69%) SAS
6 40 (0.66%) CMS
7 37 (0.61%) Mule
8 36 (0.59%) Tomcat
9 35 (0.58%) WebSphere
10 32 (0.53%) IIS
11 30 (0.49%) Mule ESB
12 28 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 26 (0.43%) JBoss
14 25 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 23 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
16 22 (0.36%) MS Exchange
17 20 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 20 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
18 18 (0.30%) Apache Solr
19 14 (0.23%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 235 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 129 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
3 61 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
4 58 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 39 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 25 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.35%) Autodesk Inventor
8 11 (0.18%) SPSS
9 3 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.049%) Camtasia
9 3 (0.049%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.033%) InVision
10 2 (0.033%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.016%) Abaqus
11 1 (0.016%) CATIA
11 1 (0.016%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.016%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.016%) Siemens NX
11 1 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 519 (8.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 383 (6.30%) SAP FI
3 354 (5.82%) SAP CO
4 350 (5.76%) SAP FI/CO
5 340 (5.59%) SAP SD
6 329 (5.41%) NetSuite
7 285 (4.69%) SAP Hybris
8 283 (4.66%) SAP Business One
9 274 (4.51%) SAP MM
10 266 (4.38%) Dynamics AX
11 231 (3.80%) SAP ERP
12 228 (3.75%) SAP BPC
13 166 (2.73%) SAP HR
14 161 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
15 137 (2.25%) SAP PP
16 130 (2.14%) Dynamics NAV
17 128 (2.11%) SAP HCM
18 126 (2.07%) SAP SCM
19 122 (2.01%) SAP PM
20 101 (1.66%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 293 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 192 (3.16%) SuccessFactors
4 173 (2.85%) SaaS
5 136 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
6 73 (1.20%) Office 365
7 53 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 48 (0.79%) PaaS
9 46 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
10 38 (0.63%) IaaS
11 36 (0.59%) FinancialForce
12 33 (0.54%) GitHub
13 28 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
14 26 (0.43%) Slack
15 20 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
15 20 (0.33%) Amazon S3
16 18 (0.30%) Boomi
17 16 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
18 13 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 12 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 96 (1.58%) Internet
2 82 (1.35%) Firewall
3 70 (1.15%) DNS
4 58 (0.95%) HTTP
5 52 (0.86%) DHCP
6 49 (0.81%) LAN
7 45 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 42 (0.69%) WAN
9 41 (0.67%) SAN
10 35 (0.58%) VPN
11 31 (0.51%) Intranet
12 29 (0.48%) SMS
13 25 (0.41%) Wireless
14 21 (0.35%) FTP
14 21 (0.35%) Skype
15 19 (0.31%) Network Security
16 16 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (0.25%) SSL
18 14 (0.23%) VoIP
19 13 (0.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (8.72%) SAP HANA
2 475 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 418 (6.88%) SAP BW
4 386 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
5 275 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
6 211 (3.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 181 (2.98%) Big Data
8 167 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 158 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 149 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
11 128 (2.11%) NoSQL
12 123 (2.02%) Hadoop
13 122 (2.01%) Relational Database
14 117 (1.92%) QlikView
15 92 (1.51%) Oracle Database
16 89 (1.46%) SAP Data Services
17 82 (1.35%) MySQL
18 78 (1.28%) Power BI
19 65 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
20 61 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 171 (2.81%) JIRA
2 120 (1.97%) LSMW
3 118 (1.94%) Git (software)
4 87 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 60 (0.99%) JUnit
6 47 (0.77%) eCATT
7 46 (0.76%) TeamCity
8 41 (0.67%) Selenium
9 34 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (0.49%) Cucumber
10 30 (0.49%) Visual Studio
11 29 (0.48%) GitLab
12 24 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (0.35%) IntelliJ
14 19 (0.31%) Gatling
14 19 (0.31%) Maven
15 18 (0.30%) Eclipse
16 15 (0.25%) Jasmine
16 15 (0.25%) Protractor
16 15 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 2,291 (37.69%) Finance
2 1,432 (23.56%) Manufacturing
3 839 (13.80%) Retail
4 755 (12.42%) Marketing
5 632 (10.40%) Telecoms
6 616 (10.13%) Electronics
7 294 (4.84%) Advertising
8 200 (3.29%) Publishing
9 150 (2.47%) Billing
10 112 (1.84%) Legal
11 87 (1.43%) Banking
12 80 (1.32%) General Ledger
13 78 (1.28%) Automotive
14 43 (0.71%) Aerospace
15 42 (0.69%) Back Office
16 36 (0.59%) German Language
17 35 (0.58%) French Language
18 32 (0.53%) Law
19 31 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
20 22 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 1,621 (26.67%) Consultant
2 1,257 (20.68%) SAP Consultant
3 1,100 (18.10%) Analyst
4 829 (13.64%) Developer
5 611 (10.05%) SAP Analyst
6 569 (9.36%) Architect
7 420 (6.91%) Business Analyst
8 333 (5.48%) SAP Manager
9 304 (5.00%) Project Manager
10 303 (4.98%) SAP Architect
11 280 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
12 277 (4.56%) SAP Business Analyst
12 277 (4.56%) SAP Developer
13 184 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
14 167 (2.75%) SAP Support
15 161 (2.65%) Administrator
16 159 (2.62%) SAP SD Consultant
17 142 (2.34%) Support Analyst
18 138 (2.27%) SAP FI Consultant
19 136 (2.24%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (4.92%) .NET
2 218 (3.59%) HTML
3 210 (3.45%) Web Services
4 177 (2.91%) Spring
5 173 (2.85%) XML
6 169 (2.78%) IDoc
7 159 (2.62%) CSS
8 157 (2.58%) EDI
9 141 (2.32%) REST
10 123 (2.02%) AngularJS
11 114 (1.88%) SAP PI
12 113 (1.86%) Middleware
13 110 (1.81%) SAP Fiori
14 104 (1.71%) J2EE
14 104 (1.71%) RESTful
15 94 (1.55%) SOAP
16 93 (1.53%) ASP.NET
17 89 (1.46%) SAP Basis
18 84 (1.38%) BAPI
19 83 (1.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 635 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 310 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
3 175 (2.88%) FMCG
4 151 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
5 140 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 132 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 107 (1.76%) Virtual Team
8 103 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 85 (1.40%) User Experience
10 68 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 63 (1.04%) Data Centre
11 63 (1.04%) iPad
12 61 (1.00%) Driving Licence
13 49 (0.81%) PMI
14 46 (0.76%) LIMS
15 44 (0.72%) Data Structures
16 41 (0.67%) Life Science
17 35 (0.58%) Fintech
18 34 (0.56%) Clustering
19 23 (0.38%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 291 (4.79%) Windows
2 240 (3.95%) Linux
3 113 (1.86%) Windows Server
4 97 (1.60%) Unix
5 45 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 45 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (0.54%) Solaris
7 32 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 28 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (0.36%) Android
10 20 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (0.31%) Windows 10
12 15 (0.25%) CentOS
13 13 (0.21%) VMS
14 12 (0.20%) AIX
14 12 (0.20%) HPUX
14 12 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (0.18%) SUSE
16 9 (0.15%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.082%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,406 (23.13%) ERP
2 1,304 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
3 855 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
4 769 (12.65%) Project Management
5 758 (12.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 673 (11.07%) Problem-Solving
7 671 (11.04%) Programme Management
8 657 (10.81%) CRM
9 611 (10.05%) Digital Marketing
10 455 (7.48%) Logistics
11 410 (6.74%) E-Commerce
12 396 (6.51%) Analytics
13 355 (5.84%) Migration
14 323 (5.31%) ITIL
15 319 (5.25%) Business Development
16 296 (4.87%) Continuous Improvement
17 271 (4.46%) Presales
18 269 (4.43%) Change Management
19 266 (4.38%) DevOps
20 264 (4.34%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 846 (13.92%) SQL
2 619 (10.18%) ABAP
3 545 (8.97%) Java
4 381 (6.27%) JavaScript
5 323 (5.31%) C#
6 197 (3.24%) Python
7 116 (1.91%) C++
8 111 (1.83%) T-SQL
9 65 (1.07%) VBA
10 64 (1.05%) PL/SQL
11 55 (0.90%) Ruby
12 52 (0.86%) R
13 50 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 47 (0.77%) Groovy
15 45 (0.74%) C
16 44 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 40 (0.66%) Perl
18 37 (0.61%) Go
18 37 (0.61%) SAPscript
19 31 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 527 (8.67%) Degree
2 172 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 114 (1.88%) ACCA
3 114 (1.88%) CIMA
4 87 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 86 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 82 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 71 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 68 (1.12%) SAP Certification
9 53 (0.87%) Master's Degree
9 53 (0.87%) PMP
10 52 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 35 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
12 32 (0.53%) AAT
12 32 (0.53%) ISTQB
13 22 (0.36%) MCP
13 22 (0.36%) MCSE
13 22 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 21 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
15 18 (0.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (4.64%) QA
2 122 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 84 (1.38%) SLA
4 69 (1.14%) PMO
5 44 (0.72%) GDPR
5 44 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 34 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (0.43%) GxP
8 19 (0.31%) GCP
9 17 (0.28%) COBIT
9 17 (0.28%) GAAP
9 17 (0.28%) PCI DSS
10 16 (0.26%) ISO 9001
11 14 (0.23%) IFRS
12 6 (0.099%) SEPA
13 4 (0.066%) Basel III
13 4 (0.066%) FIPS 140-2
13 4 (0.066%) TARGET2
14 3 (0.049%) EFQM
14 3 (0.049%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 147 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 104 (1.71%) Docker
3 66 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (0.53%) Apache Flume
5 25 (0.41%) HDFS
6 23 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 17 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (0.26%) NFS
8 16 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (0.18%) XenApp
12 10 (0.16%) Cronacle
12 10 (0.16%) XenDesktop
13 8 (0.13%) vSphere
14 6 (0.099%) Firmware
15 5 (0.082%) XenServer
16 4 (0.066%) SAP ITS
17 3 (0.049%) OpenAM
17 3 (0.049%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 82 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 67 (1.10%) Puppet
3 56 (0.92%) Ansible
4 55 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (0.86%) SCCM
6 28 (0.46%) Oozie
7 22 (0.36%) Nagios
8 21 (0.35%) HP ALM
9 17 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (0.28%) SCOM
10 13 (0.21%) Data Guard
11 12 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
11 12 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
12 11 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (0.16%) Backup Exec
14 9 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.12%) Terraform
16 6 (0.099%) HP SiteScope
16 6 (0.099%) Norton AntiVirus
16 6 (0.099%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 1,082 (17.80%) Oracle
2 816 (13.42%) Microsoft
3 509 (8.37%) Sage
4 426 (7.01%) Infor
5 411 (6.76%) Epicor
6 348 (5.72%) hybris
7 259 (4.26%) JD Edwards
8 238 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
9 222 (3.65%) IFS
10 190 (3.13%) IBM
11 136 (2.24%) Ariba
12 132 (2.17%) Xero
13 124 (2.04%) Tableau
14 105 (1.73%) Cognos
15 104 (1.71%) Google
16 90 (1.48%) Workday
17 88 (1.45%) VMware
18 86 (1.41%) HP
19 70 (1.15%) Adobe
20 67 (1.10%) Hyperion