The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SAP BPC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BPC over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 213 248
Rank change year-on-year -55 +35  
Permanent jobs citing SAP BPC 4 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.058% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.56% 4.01% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 10
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04%  

SAP BPC 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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 710 573 598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.32% 10.34% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 524 430 473
Median salary £50,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% -  

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in the North West

SAP BPC
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAP BPC in the North West

SAP BPC
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 BPC within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Manchester -33 2 - -
SAP BPC
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing SAP BPC 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 BPC.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Business Forecasting
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Essbase
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) Hyperion
5 1 (16.67%) CIMA
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) ACCA
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects

SAP BPC
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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Essbase
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Report Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Financial Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Forecasting
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ACCA
3 1 (16.67%) CIMA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
2 2 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Tagetik