Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 75 72
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 7,040 6,363 7,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.31% 3.83% 3.88%
As % of the Vendors category 9.68% 8.79% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4,582 4,360 5,978
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -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 72,741 72,427 88,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.50% 43.62% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 57,741 58,750 73,228
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,924 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +4.28% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £74,750
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +29 2,359 £60,000 - 265
South East +15 1,501 £50,000 -9.09% 126
North of England +15 1,385 £47,500 -5.00% 124
North West +23 887 £50,000 +3.63% 75
Midlands 0 769 £52,500 +0.96% 99
West Midlands +8 609 £60,000 +15.38% 48
Yorkshire +22 419 £45,000 -5.26% 41
East of England -3 412 £51,250 -2.38% 71
South West -34 341 £52,000 +15.56% 88
East Midlands -53 150 £42,500 -15.00% 50
North East -6 83 £44,750 -25.42% 8
South Coast - 3 £100,000 -
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2,599 (36.92%) Finance
2 1,764 (25.06%) Manufacturing
3 1,624 (23.07%) Business Intelligence
4 1,413 (20.07%) ERP
5 983 (13.96%) Oracle
6 938 (13.32%) Retail
7 933 (13.25%) Marketing
8 881 (12.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 869 (12.34%) Degree
10 867 (12.32%) SQL
11 845 (12.00%) Project Management
12 842 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
13 836 (11.88%) Programme Management
14 789 (11.21%) Telecoms
15 782 (11.11%) Electronics
15 782 (11.11%) Microsoft
16 777 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
17 770 (10.94%) Digital Marketing
18 757 (10.75%) ABAP
19 685 (9.73%) SAP S/4HANA
20 645 (9.16%) SAP HANA
21 620 (8.81%) CRM
22 589 (8.37%) SAP FI
23 582 (8.27%) Java
24 550 (7.81%) SAP CO
25 539 (7.66%) SAP FI/CO
26 530 (7.53%) SAP BW
27 518 (7.36%) Logistics
28 487 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
29 476 (6.76%) SAP SD

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
1 133 (1.89%) NetWeaver
2 85 (1.21%) SharePoint
3 71 (1.01%) Apache Spark
4 68 (0.97%) SAS
5 56 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 51 (0.72%) Mule
7 45 (0.64%) Confluence
8 42 (0.60%) Mule ESB
9 38 (0.54%) JBoss
10 32 (0.45%) CMS
10 32 (0.45%) IIS
11 31 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 21 (0.30%) MS Exchange
13 21 (0.30%) WebSphere
14 20 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
15 19 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
16 13 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (0.16%) Apache Pig
18 8 (0.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 262 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 178 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
3 67 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 65 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
5 49 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.33%) Autodesk Inventor
7 20 (0.28%) SPSS
8 7 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.071%) FileZilla
10 3 (0.043%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.028%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.028%) InVision
11 2 (0.028%) Maya
11 2 (0.028%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.014%) Abaqus
12 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.014%) CATIA
12 1 (0.014%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.014%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 685 (9.73%) SAP S/4HANA
2 589 (8.37%) SAP FI
3 550 (7.81%) SAP CO
4 539 (7.66%) SAP FI/CO
5 476 (6.76%) SAP SD
6 395 (5.61%) SAP MM
7 321 (4.56%) SAP ERP
8 308 (4.38%) SAP Hybris
9 269 (3.82%) SAP BPC
10 231 (3.28%) NetSuite
11 230 (3.27%) SAP Business One
12 200 (2.84%) SAP HR
13 197 (2.80%) Dynamics AX
14 164 (2.33%) SAP SCM
15 163 (2.32%) SAP HCM
16 162 (2.30%) SAP PP
17 147 (2.09%) SAP Retail
18 137 (1.95%) SAP CRM
19 133 (1.89%) SAP APO
20 131 (1.86%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 286 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 226 (3.21%) SuccessFactors
3 182 (2.59%) SaaS
4 164 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 90 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
6 56 (0.80%) Office 365
7 54 (0.77%) PaaS
8 51 (0.72%) FinancialForce
9 49 (0.70%) IaaS
10 42 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
11 39 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
11 39 (0.55%) GitHub
12 30 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (0.31%) Slack
14 18 (0.26%) Boomi
15 12 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
16 9 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
16 9 (0.13%) Taleo
17 8 (0.11%) Google Play
17 8 (0.11%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (1.18%) Firewall
2 72 (1.02%) Internet
3 58 (0.82%) HTTP
4 52 (0.74%) DNS
5 45 (0.64%) LAN
6 44 (0.63%) TCP/IP
6 44 (0.63%) WAN
7 36 (0.51%) FTP
7 36 (0.51%) VPN
8 33 (0.47%) SAN
9 26 (0.37%) SMS
10 24 (0.34%) SSL
11 21 (0.30%) DHCP
12 20 (0.28%) Intranet
13 18 (0.26%) Network Security
13 18 (0.26%) Wireless
14 15 (0.21%) NAS
15 14 (0.20%) Skype
16 12 (0.17%) AMQP
16 12 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 645 (9.16%) SAP HANA
2 530 (7.53%) SAP BW
3 487 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
4 454 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 333 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
6 277 (3.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 193 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 180 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 177 (2.51%) Big Data
10 160 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
11 143 (2.03%) Oracle Database
12 140 (1.99%) NoSQL
13 137 (1.95%) QlikView
14 132 (1.88%) Hadoop
15 121 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
15 121 (1.72%) Relational Database
16 82 (1.16%) Power BI
17 80 (1.14%) MySQL
18 74 (1.05%) MongoDB
19 73 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 165 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 162 (2.30%) JIRA
3 159 (2.26%) LSMW
4 90 (1.28%) eCATT
5 81 (1.15%) Jenkins
6 67 (0.95%) JUnit
7 46 (0.65%) Selenium
8 43 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 42 (0.60%) IntelliJ
10 39 (0.55%) Visual Studio
11 38 (0.54%) TeamCity
12 37 (0.53%) GitLab
13 35 (0.50%) Cucumber
14 32 (0.45%) Eclipse
15 28 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 24 (0.34%) Maven
17 23 (0.33%) Jasmine
17 23 (0.33%) LoadRunner
18 22 (0.31%) WebDriver
19 20 (0.28%) Protractor
General
1 2,599 (36.92%) Finance
2 1,764 (25.06%) Manufacturing
3 938 (13.32%) Retail
4 933 (13.25%) Marketing
5 789 (11.21%) Telecoms
6 782 (11.11%) Electronics
7 220 (3.13%) Advertising
8 213 (3.03%) Billing
9 209 (2.97%) Publishing
10 171 (2.43%) Legal
11 166 (2.36%) Banking
12 130 (1.85%) Automotive
13 83 (1.18%) General Ledger
14 72 (1.02%) German Language
15 61 (0.87%) Back Office
16 56 (0.80%) Investment Banking
17 55 (0.78%) Retail Banking
18 38 (0.54%) Aerospace
19 35 (0.50%) Law
20 31 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,107 (29.93%) Consultant
2 1,706 (24.23%) SAP Consultant
3 1,311 (18.62%) Analyst
4 935 (13.28%) Developer
5 825 (11.72%) SAP Analyst
6 622 (8.84%) Architect
7 507 (7.20%) Business Analyst
8 399 (5.67%) SAP Manager
9 380 (5.40%) SAP Architect
10 363 (5.16%) SAP Business Analyst
11 351 (4.99%) SAP Developer
12 328 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
13 276 (3.92%) Project Manager
14 248 (3.52%) SAP Support
15 237 (3.37%) SAP SD Consultant
16 206 (2.93%) SAP Solutions Architect
17 193 (2.74%) Senior Consultant
18 179 (2.54%) SAP FI Consultant
19 169 (2.40%) SAP CO Consultant
19 169 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (3.68%) .NET
2 244 (3.47%) EDI
3 237 (3.37%) IDoc
4 221 (3.14%) HTML
5 220 (3.13%) Web Services
6 216 (3.07%) XML
7 199 (2.83%) Spring
8 194 (2.76%) CSS
9 172 (2.44%) REST
10 139 (1.97%) SOAP
11 134 (1.90%) SAP Fiori
11 134 (1.90%) SAP PI
12 124 (1.76%) Middleware
13 120 (1.70%) JSON
14 117 (1.66%) SAP Basis
15 114 (1.62%) BAPI
16 110 (1.56%) AngularJS
17 102 (1.45%) SAPUI5
18 99 (1.41%) SAP XI
19 96 (1.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 777 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (2.70%) FMCG
3 172 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 151 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 128 (1.82%) Virtual Team
6 122 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 117 (1.66%) User Experience
8 98 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
9 89 (1.26%) Data Structures
10 86 (1.22%) Life Science
11 82 (1.16%) iPad
12 81 (1.15%) Mobile App
13 74 (1.05%) NHS
14 64 (0.91%) LIMS
15 57 (0.81%) Data Centre
15 57 (0.81%) Driving Licence
16 55 (0.78%) Algorithms
17 32 (0.45%) Clustering
18 31 (0.44%) Fintech
18 31 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 270 (3.84%) Windows
2 223 (3.17%) Linux
3 128 (1.82%) Unix
4 92 (1.31%) Windows Server
5 58 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (0.58%) Windows 10
7 40 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 33 (0.47%) Android
10 28 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 21 (0.30%) Windows XP
12 18 (0.26%) Solaris
13 16 (0.23%) VMS
14 12 (0.17%) HPUX
14 12 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.13%) AIX
15 9 (0.13%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.099%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.099%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.085%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,624 (23.07%) Business Intelligence
2 1,413 (20.07%) ERP
3 881 (12.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 845 (12.00%) Project Management
5 842 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
6 836 (11.88%) Programme Management
7 770 (10.94%) Digital Marketing
8 620 (8.81%) CRM
9 518 (7.36%) Logistics
10 433 (6.15%) Business Development
11 431 (6.12%) Migration
12 408 (5.80%) E-Commerce
13 386 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 360 (5.11%) Analytics
15 350 (4.97%) ETL
16 348 (4.94%) ITIL
17 342 (4.86%) Coaching
18 339 (4.82%) Data Management
19 321 (4.56%) Data Migration
20 307 (4.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 867 (12.32%) SQL
2 757 (10.75%) ABAP
3 582 (8.27%) Java
4 328 (4.66%) JavaScript
5 292 (4.15%) C#
6 215 (3.05%) Python
7 127 (1.80%) T-SQL
8 113 (1.61%) C++
9 60 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 60 (0.85%) Ruby
10 59 (0.84%) VBA
11 58 (0.82%) Groovy
12 53 (0.75%) R
13 52 (0.74%) C
14 50 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 46 (0.65%) SAPscript
16 45 (0.64%) Go
17 43 (0.61%) VB.NET
18 41 (0.58%) Shell Script
19 32 (0.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 869 (12.34%) Degree
2 158 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 111 (1.58%) CIMA
4 106 (1.51%) ACCA
5 101 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 70 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 58 (0.82%) SC Cleared
8 57 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 53 (0.75%) SAP Certification
10 46 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 44 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (0.58%) ISTQB
13 33 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 30 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 30 (0.43%) MBA
15 29 (0.41%) PMP
16 24 (0.34%) CISA
17 22 (0.31%) AAT
18 21 (0.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (4.29%) QA
2 138 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 134 (1.90%) SLA
4 58 (0.82%) PMO
5 57 (0.81%) GxP
6 39 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 27 (0.38%) IFRS
8 25 (0.36%) GDPR
8 25 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (0.31%) GAAP
10 17 (0.24%) GCP
11 16 (0.23%) PCI DSS
12 8 (0.11%) RMADS
13 7 (0.099%) Basel III
13 7 (0.099%) RosettaNet
13 7 (0.099%) SEPA
13 7 (0.099%) TARGET2
14 6 (0.085%) COBIT
15 5 (0.071%) ISO 9001
15 5 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 119 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 93 (1.32%) Docker
3 49 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.28%) Apache Flume
4 20 (0.28%) NFS
5 15 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.16%) HDFS
7 11 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.11%) OpenAM
8 8 (0.11%) SAP ITS
9 7 (0.099%) Cronacle
9 7 (0.099%) vSphere
10 6 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.085%) XenServer
11 5 (0.071%) XenApp
12 4 (0.057%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.043%) KVM
13 3 (0.043%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.028%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 72 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 68 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 66 (0.94%) Puppet
4 62 (0.88%) Ansible
5 25 (0.36%) SCCM
6 21 (0.30%) Oozie
7 17 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (0.23%) Nagios
9 13 (0.18%) Data Guard
10 11 (0.16%) Backup Exec
10 11 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
11 10 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
12 7 (0.099%) Mesos
12 7 (0.099%) Terraform
13 6 (0.085%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.085%) Packer
13 6 (0.085%) ServiceCenter
13 6 (0.085%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (0.071%) Marathon
14 5 (0.071%) rkt
Vendors
1 983 (13.96%) Oracle
2 782 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 372 (5.28%) Sage
4 355 (5.04%) hybris
5 305 (4.33%) Infor
6 274 (3.89%) Epicor
7 206 (2.93%) Ariba
8 204 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
9 200 (2.84%) JD Edwards
10 156 (2.22%) IFS
11 144 (2.05%) Tableau
12 143 (2.03%) Cognos
13 137 (1.95%) IBM
14 103 (1.46%) Workday
15 97 (1.38%) Xero
16 73 (1.04%) Google
17 70 (0.99%) VMware
18 69 (0.98%) HP
19 67 (0.95%) Hyperion
20 57 (0.81%) Informatica