Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 99 127
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28 -22
Permanent jobs citing ERP 414 393 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.13% 3.15% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 3.51% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 355 331 278
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

ERP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11869 11198 11717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.82% 89.75% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9443 9353 9678
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the North West

ERP
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ERP in the North West.

Salary trend for ERP in the North West

ERP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ERP in the North West

ERP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Manchester -2 233 £50,000 -2.44% 14
Cheshire -19 70 £44,500 +27.14% 8
Lancashire -6 47 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside +30 29 £45,000 -18.18%
Cumbria +15 22 £90,000 +50.00%
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing ERP 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 North West region with a requirement for ERP.

1 169 (40.82%) SAP
2 124 (29.95%) SQL
3 107 (25.85%) Microsoft
4 105 (25.36%) Finance
5 93 (22.46%) Manufacturing
6 87 (21.01%) Oracle
7 70 (16.91%) SAP ERP
8 68 (16.43%) Dynamics AX
8 68 (16.43%) CRM
9 65 (15.70%) Project Management
10 63 (15.22%) FMCG
11 57 (13.77%) Windows
12 50 (12.08%) Translating Business Requirements
12 50 (12.08%) Matrix Organization
13 49 (11.84%) Sage
14 46 (11.11%) .NET
15 44 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
16 40 (9.66%) E-Commerce
16 40 (9.66%) Retail
17 39 (9.42%) SQL Server
17 39 (9.42%) Advertising
18 38 (9.18%) SAP APO
18 38 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (9.18%) Degree
19 36 (8.70%) C#
20 35 (8.45%) Crystal Reports
20 35 (8.45%) Windows Server
21 33 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (7.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 28 (6.76%) Computer Science

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.24%) Confluence
4 1 (0.24%) IIS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 70 (16.91%) SAP ERP
2 68 (16.43%) Dynamics AX
3 38 (9.18%) SAP APO
4 22 (5.31%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (5.31%) SAP SD
5 19 (4.59%) Dynamics SL
5 19 (4.59%) NetSuite
6 17 (4.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 16 (3.86%) SAP Business One
8 13 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
9 12 (2.90%) Magento
10 10 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (1.93%) Sage X3
12 7 (1.69%) Sage 1000
12 7 (1.69%) Sage CRM
13 6 (1.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 6 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 6 (1.45%) Sage 500
14 5 (1.21%) Oracle Receivables
14 5 (1.21%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.80%) Dynamics 365
2 13 (3.14%) SaaS
3 12 (2.90%) Office 365
4 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.69%) Firewall
1 7 (1.69%) SMS
2 6 (1.45%) DHCP
2 6 (1.45%) DNS
2 6 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.45%) Wireless
3 3 (0.72%) SAN
4 2 (0.48%) LAN
4 2 (0.48%) WAN
5 1 (0.24%) FTP
5 1 (0.24%) HTTP
5 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.24%) Internet
5 1 (0.24%) MPLS
5 1 (0.24%) Network Security
5 1 (0.24%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.45%) Crystal Reports
3 27 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (3.38%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.42%) MySQL
6 10 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (2.17%) QlikView
7 9 (2.17%) SAP HANA
8 8 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.69%) Power BI
9 7 (1.69%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (1.45%) Oracle OWB
11 5 (1.21%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.97%) DB2
12 4 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (2.17%) JIRA
2 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.72%) LSMW
3 3 (0.72%) Selenium
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.48%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.48%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.24%) JMeter
5 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (25.36%) Finance
2 93 (22.46%) Manufacturing
3 40 (9.66%) Retail
4 39 (9.42%) Advertising
5 25 (6.04%) Marketing
6 9 (2.17%) Electronics
6 9 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.93%) Billing
8 7 (1.69%) Back Office
9 3 (0.72%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.48%) Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (28.74%) Analyst
2 70 (16.91%) Business Analyst
3 63 (15.22%) Consultant
4 57 (13.77%) SAP Analyst
5 50 (12.08%) SAP Business Analyst
6 38 (9.18%) ERP Manager
7 37 (8.94%) SAP APO Analyst
8 36 (8.70%) SAP APO Business Analyst
9 35 (8.45%) IT Manager
9 35 (8.45%) Project Manager
10 31 (7.49%) Developer
11 20 (4.83%) Administrator
12 18 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (4.11%) SAP SD Analyst
14 16 (3.86%) Dynamics AX Consultant
14 16 (3.86%) Support Analyst
15 14 (3.38%) SAP SD Business Analyst
16 13 (3.14%) SAP Manager
17 12 (2.90%) CRM Manager
17 12 (2.90%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (11.11%) .NET
2 17 (4.11%) HTML
3 13 (3.14%) CSS
4 9 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.17%) XML
5 7 (1.69%) EDI
5 7 (1.69%) jQuery
6 6 (1.45%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.21%) Ajax
7 5 (1.21%) Entity Framework
7 5 (1.21%) HTML5
7 5 (1.21%) Middleware
7 5 (1.21%) Web Services
8 4 (0.97%) LINQ
8 4 (0.97%) SAP Basis
9 3 (0.72%) BAPI
9 3 (0.72%) Classic ASP
9 3 (0.72%) COM
9 3 (0.72%) SOAP
9 3 (0.72%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.22%) FMCG
2 33 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.62%) iPad
6 12 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.66%) EPoS
8 9 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.45%) iSeries
9 6 (1.45%) NHS
10 5 (1.21%) AS400
10 5 (1.21%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (0.72%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.48%) Robotics
12 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.24%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.24%) Life Science
13 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.24%) Optoelectronics
13 1 (0.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.77%) Windows
2 35 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.93%) Linux
3 8 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.21%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.24%) AIX
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Unix
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (16.43%) CRM
2 65 (15.70%) Project Management
3 50 (12.08%) Matrix Organization
3 50 (12.08%) Translating Business Requirements
4 44 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (9.66%) E-Commerce
6 38 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (7.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 27 (6.52%) ITIL
9 22 (5.31%) Business Analysis
9 22 (5.31%) Logistics
9 22 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (5.07%) Migration
11 20 (4.83%) PRINCE2
12 18 (4.35%) Change Management
13 17 (4.11%) Coaching
14 15 (3.62%) Order to Cash
15 13 (3.14%) Programme Management
16 12 (2.90%) Mentoring
17 11 (2.66%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (29.95%) SQL
2 36 (8.70%) C#
3 14 (3.38%) JavaScript
3 14 (3.38%) VB.NET
4 13 (3.14%) PHP
5 12 (2.90%) Java
6 10 (2.42%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.42%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.42%) VB
7 9 (2.17%) PHP 5
7 9 (2.17%) PHP 7
7 9 (2.17%) VBA
8 7 (1.69%) C
9 6 (1.45%) ABAP
9 6 (1.45%) RPG
9 6 (1.45%) X++
10 4 (0.97%) C++
11 3 (0.72%) SAPscript
11 3 (0.72%) VBScript
12 1 (0.24%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 38 (9.18%) Degree
2 12 (2.90%) ACCA
3 7 (1.69%) CIMA
4 6 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.21%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.97%) CISA
7 3 (0.72%) CISSP
7 3 (0.72%) ISEB
7 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.48%) CCDE
8 2 (0.48%) CCDP
8 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.24%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.24%) CISM
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.24%) PMP
9 1 (0.24%) QiCA
9 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.66%) QA
2 6 (1.45%) GDPR
3 5 (1.21%) PMO
3 5 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.21%) SLA
4 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) GAAP
System Software
1 12 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.45%) SCCM
2 2 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 169 (40.82%) SAP
2 107 (25.85%) Microsoft
3 87 (21.01%) Oracle
4 49 (11.84%) Sage
5 28 (6.76%) Epicor
6 20 (4.83%) JD Edwards
7 19 (4.59%) Infor
8 16 (3.86%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.17%) IBM
9 9 (2.17%) VMware
10 8 (1.93%) Cisco
11 7 (1.69%) Hyperion
11 7 (1.69%) IFS
12 6 (1.45%) Informatica
13 5 (1.21%) Reuters
13 5 (1.21%) Workday
14 4 (0.97%) Cognos
14 4 (0.97%) SYSPRO
15 3 (0.72%) EqualLogic
15 3 (0.72%) Panasonic