The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for SAP FI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 98 96
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 16 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.55% 0.74% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 22.54% 21.05% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.35% -22.97%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,001 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.34%  

SAP FI is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 71 38 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 6.89% 3.51% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 31 54
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £28,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing SAP FI as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in Essex

SAP FI
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP FI in Essex.

Salary trend for SAP FI in Essex

SAP FI
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +12 15 £40,000 +40.35%
SAP FI
East of England

SAP FI
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP FI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 28 (100.00%) SAP
1 28 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 28 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 24 (85.71%) Finance
2 24 (85.71%) CCA
3 15 (53.57%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) SLA
5 7 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (21.43%) Publishing
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) Advertising

SAP FI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 28 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 28 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 24 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) SAP Support
2 16 (57.14%) Consultant
2 16 (57.14%) SAP Consultant
2 16 (57.14%) SAP FI Consultant
3 11 (39.29%) Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) SAP Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) SAP CO Support
3 11 (39.29%) SAP FI Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) SAP FI/CO Support
3 11 (39.29%) SAP Support Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) Support Analyst
4 10 (35.71%) SAP CO Consultant
4 10 (35.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) SAP P2P Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) SAP Support Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Support Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Release Management
3 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) ERP
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) SAP