The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 31 45
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14  
Permanent jobs citing SAP 16 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.85% 6.15% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 5.82% 12.00% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 12
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 275 250 207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 49.02% 51.23% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 203 201 169
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,810
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing SAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Merseyside

SAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SAP in Merseyside

SAP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Merseyside over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in Merseyside

SAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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
Liverpool -11 16 £47,500 +11.76%
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAP.

1 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 13 (38.24%) ERP
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
6 10 (29.41%) Oracle
6 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
7 9 (26.47%) Manufacturing
8 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
8 8 (23.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 7 (20.59%) FMCG
9 7 (20.59%) Data Quality
10 6 (17.65%) QlikView
10 6 (17.65%) Banking
10 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
10 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (17.65%) CRM
10 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (17.65%) MS Office
10 6 (17.65%) Virtual Team
11 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (14.71%) Alteryx
12 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
12 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (11.76%) Data Architecture
12 4 (11.76%) iPad
12 4 (11.76%) Trend Analysis

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.88%) NetSuite
2 2 (5.88%) SAP BPC
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.94%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (2.94%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (17.65%) QlikView
4 5 (14.71%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.94%) Essbase
6 1 (2.94%) MaxDB
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Manufacturing
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Applications Support
3 7 (20.59%) Data Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Applications Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Data Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) SAP Support
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Server Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Storage Specialist
8 2 (5.88%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) JSP
2 1 (2.94%) EDI
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) FMCG
2 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.65%) Virtual Team
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) iPad
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) HPUX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 13 (38.24%) ERP
4 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 6 (17.65%) CRM
6 4 (11.76%) Actionable Insight
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Validation
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.82%) Release Management
8 2 (5.88%) B2B
8 2 (5.88%) Business Development
8 2 (5.88%) Change Control
8 2 (5.88%) People Management
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
9 1 (2.94%) Change Management
9 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) ABAP
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ACCA
3 1 (2.94%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Alteryx
4 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (8.82%) Epicor
5 3 (8.82%) Infor
5 3 (8.82%) Sage
6 2 (5.88%) JD Edwards
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) QAD
6 2 (5.88%) Sun
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.94%) Workday