Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SAP APO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP APO over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 345 338
Rank change year-on-year +36 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 65 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.72% 1.20% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 12
North West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% -10.87%
10th Percentile £41,475 £52,500 £43,738
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £76,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

SAP APO is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1376 1083 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.39% 8.66% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 916 807 819
North West median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%

SAP APO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP APO in the North West

SAP APO
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAP APO in the North West

SAP APO
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP APO in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP APO in the North West

SAP APO
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 SAP APO within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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 +10 38 £55,000 - 1
Lancashire - 10 - -
Merseyside - 6 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 -
SAP APO
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAP APO 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 SAP APO.

1 65 (100.00%) SAP
2 39 (60.00%) ERP
3 37 (56.92%) FMCG
3 37 (56.92%) Translating Business Requirements
4 36 (55.38%) SAP ERP
5 34 (52.31%) Matrix Organization
6 19 (29.23%) Manufacturing
7 18 (27.69%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (21.54%) SAP SCM
9 10 (15.38%) SAP PP
10 6 (9.23%) Network Planning
10 6 (9.23%) Business Process Analysis
11 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.15%) Regression Testing
12 4 (6.15%) Supply Chain Management
12 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
12 4 (6.15%) Data Conversion
12 4 (6.15%) ABAP
13 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
13 3 (4.62%) Project Management
14 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
14 2 (3.08%) Supply Chain Planning
14 2 (3.08%) SAP Core Interface
14 2 (3.08%) Planning and Forecasting
14 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
15 1 (1.54%) SAP BPC
15 1 (1.54%) Finance
15 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
15 1 (1.54%) French Language

SAP APO
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:

Business Applications
1 36 (55.38%) SAP ERP
2 14 (21.54%) SAP SCM
3 10 (15.38%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.54%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
General
1 19 (29.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) French Language
Job Titles
1 56 (86.15%) Analyst
2 53 (81.54%) SAP Analyst
2 53 (81.54%) SAP APO Analyst
3 52 (80.00%) Business Analyst
4 50 (76.92%) SAP APO Business Analyst
4 50 (76.92%) SAP Business Analyst
5 18 (27.69%) Consultant
6 17 (26.15%) SAP APO Consultant
6 17 (26.15%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (10.77%) SAP Business Consultant
7 7 (10.77%) SAP PP Consultant
7 7 (10.77%) SAP SCM Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Junior
8 3 (4.62%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Junior Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) SAP APO Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 37 (56.92%) FMCG
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) ERP
2 37 (56.92%) Translating Business Requirements
3 34 (52.31%) Matrix Organization
4 18 (27.69%) SAP Implementation
5 6 (9.23%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) Network Planning
6 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.15%) Data Conversion
7 4 (6.15%) Regression Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Supply Chain Management
7 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) Project Management
9 2 (3.08%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (3.08%) Supply Chain Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) ABAP
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) SAP