Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 14 November 2018 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
England > North West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 29 42
Rank change year-on-year -61 +13 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAP 383 1,043 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.26% 7.84% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 7.34% 16.97% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 263 599 455
North West median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,218 6,147 5,545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.40% 46.22% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4,152 4,756 4,429
North West median annual salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,312 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the North West

SAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAP in the North West

SAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the North West over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP in the North West

SAP
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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 -76 240 £50,000 -4.76% 45
Cheshire +17 61 £51,250 +23.49% 10
Lancashire -4 41 £46,500 +3.33% 6
Merseyside -13 17 £48,000 +6.67% 7
Cumbria 0 1 - - 2
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SAP.

1 184 (48.04%) Manufacturing
2 173 (45.17%) Finance
3 113 (29.50%) Marketing
4 105 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
5 91 (23.76%) ERP
6 86 (22.45%) Digital Marketing
7 84 (21.93%) Telecoms
8 83 (21.67%) Programme Management
9 77 (20.10%) Electronics
10 75 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
12 61 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (15.40%) Retail
14 57 (14.88%) SAP S/4HANA
15 51 (13.32%) Software Engineering
16 45 (11.75%) SQL
17 42 (10.97%) Project Management
18 40 (10.44%) ABAP
19 38 (9.92%) Logistics
19 38 (9.92%) Degree
20 37 (9.66%) Microsoft
21 36 (9.40%) SAP SD
22 35 (9.14%) Oracle
23 34 (8.88%) E-Commerce
24 32 (8.36%) SAP ERP
25 31 (8.09%) SAP PP
26 30 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
27 28 (7.31%) Kubernetes
27 28 (7.31%) SAP MM
27 28 (7.31%) Test Automation

SAP
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 10 (2.61%) CMS
1 10 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (2.35%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.04%) IIS
5 2 (0.52%) Apache
5 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.52%) JBoss
5 2 (0.52%) SAS
5 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.26%) Drupal
6 1 (0.26%) Moodle
6 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 24 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (14.88%) SAP S/4HANA
2 36 (9.40%) SAP SD
3 32 (8.36%) SAP ERP
4 31 (8.09%) SAP PP
5 28 (7.31%) SAP MM
6 22 (5.74%) SAP FI
7 17 (4.44%) SAP CO
7 17 (4.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 15 (3.92%) SAP SCM
9 13 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
10 11 (2.87%) SAP Business One
10 11 (2.87%) SAP Hybris
11 9 (2.35%) SAP BPC
12 7 (1.83%) SAP QM
13 6 (1.57%) SAP APO
14 5 (1.31%) NetSuite
15 4 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
16 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
16 3 (0.78%) SAP EWM
16 3 (0.78%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.01%) Google Cloud Platform
2 21 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.48%) SaaS
3 19 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.83%) Office 365
5 5 (1.31%) IaaS
5 5 (1.31%) PaaS
6 4 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.31%) DHCP
2 5 (1.31%) DNS
3 4 (1.04%) Internet
3 4 (1.04%) VoIP
4 3 (0.78%) VLAN
4 3 (0.78%) Wireless
5 2 (0.52%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (4.96%) Big Data
5 14 (3.66%) SAP HANA
6 13 (3.39%) Power BI
7 12 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 9 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.09%) Couchbase
9 8 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (2.09%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.09%) Lumira
9 8 (2.09%) SAP BW
9 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.83%) QlikView
11 6 (1.57%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
12 3 (0.78%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (4.70%) JIRA
2 15 (3.92%) TeamCity
3 13 (3.39%) Selenium
4 12 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 9 (2.35%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.31%) LSMW
7 4 (1.04%) eCATT
7 4 (1.04%) Serilog
8 3 (0.78%) CMake
8 3 (0.78%) GCC
9 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.52%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 184 (48.04%) Manufacturing
2 173 (45.17%) Finance
3 113 (29.50%) Marketing
4 84 (21.93%) Telecoms
5 77 (20.10%) Electronics
6 59 (15.40%) Retail
7 14 (3.66%) Publishing
8 12 (3.13%) Billing
9 8 (2.09%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.57%) Local Government
11 5 (1.31%) Banking
11 5 (1.31%) Law
12 3 (0.78%) Advertising
12 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.78%) Legal
13 2 (0.52%) Games
13 2 (0.52%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.26%) Automotive
14 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 137 (35.77%) Analyst
2 94 (24.54%) Consultant
3 85 (22.19%) SAP Analyst
4 74 (19.32%) SAP Consultant
5 65 (16.97%) Business Analyst
6 47 (12.27%) Developer
6 47 (12.27%) SAP Business Analyst
7 30 (7.83%) SAP MM Consultant
8 27 (7.05%) Architect
9 26 (6.79%) SAP PP Analyst
10 25 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (6.27%) SAP MM Analyst
12 23 (6.01%) SAP MM Business Analyst
13 21 (5.48%) SAP Architect
13 21 (5.48%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 19 (4.96%) SAP PP Consultant
14 19 (4.96%) Software Engineer
15 18 (4.70%) SAP Business Consultant
16 16 (4.18%) Support Analyst
17 15 (3.92%) SAP SD Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.48%) HTML
2 20 (5.22%) EDI
3 18 (4.70%) .NET
3 18 (4.70%) CSS
4 14 (3.66%) HTML5
5 13 (3.39%) SAP Basis
6 12 (3.13%) .NET Core
6 12 (3.13%) SignalR
7 11 (2.87%) ASP.NET
7 11 (2.87%) React
7 11 (2.87%) SAP Fiori
8 9 (2.35%) Ajax
8 9 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (2.35%) IDoc
8 9 (2.35%) REST
9 8 (2.09%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.09%) ASP.NET Core
9 8 (2.09%) LINQ
9 8 (2.09%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.96%) User Experience
3 18 (4.70%) FMCG
4 15 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (3.13%) Blog
5 12 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.87%) Acoustics
7 8 (2.09%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.09%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.57%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.04%) LIMS
11 3 (0.78%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.78%) EPoS
11 3 (0.78%) SCADA
11 3 (0.78%) Tandem
11 3 (0.78%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.44%) Linux
2 13 (3.39%) Windows
3 8 (2.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.57%) Android
4 6 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.31%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
2 91 (23.76%) ERP
3 86 (22.45%) Digital Marketing
4 83 (21.67%) Programme Management
5 75 (19.58%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (13.32%) Software Engineering
8 42 (10.97%) Project Management
9 38 (9.92%) Logistics
10 34 (8.88%) E-Commerce
11 30 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (7.31%) Test Automation
13 27 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (6.53%) ITIL
15 24 (6.27%) Analytics
16 23 (6.01%) IT Strategy
17 22 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (5.74%) CRM
18 20 (5.22%) Migration
19 19 (4.96%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (11.75%) SQL
2 40 (10.44%) ABAP
3 23 (6.01%) Java
3 23 (6.01%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.70%) C++
4 18 (4.70%) Python
5 16 (4.18%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.92%) C#
6 15 (3.92%) Go
7 9 (2.35%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.57%) Apple Swift
8 6 (1.57%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.31%) VBA
10 4 (1.04%) C
11 3 (0.78%) Embedded C++
11 3 (0.78%) GLSL
11 3 (0.78%) VBScript
12 2 (0.52%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (9.92%) Degree
2 16 (4.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.04%) CISSP
3 4 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.78%) BC Cleared
4 3 (0.78%) CEH
4 3 (0.78%) CISA
4 3 (0.78%) PMP
4 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) ACCA
5 2 (0.52%) CIPD
5 2 (0.52%) CISM
5 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CIMA
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.26%) HNC
6 1 (0.26%) HND
6 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.27%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) PMO
3 3 (0.78%) P3O
4 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (6.01%) Docker
2 9 (2.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.04%) vSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.26%) RACF
5 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (7.31%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.35%) Ansible
3 8 (2.09%) Terraform
4 5 (1.31%) Grafana
4 5 (1.31%) Kibana
4 5 (1.31%) Packer
5 4 (1.04%) Istio
6 2 (0.52%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.14%) Oracle
3 22 (5.74%) Google
4 16 (4.18%) Sage
5 12 (3.13%) Ariba
5 12 (3.13%) VMware
6 11 (2.87%) hybris
6 11 (2.87%) Infor
7 10 (2.61%) ATG
7 10 (2.61%) Sitecore
8 9 (2.35%) Epicor
9 8 (2.09%) JD Edwards
10 6 (1.57%) IFS
11 5 (1.31%) HP
11 5 (1.31%) Tableau
11 5 (1.31%) Twitter
12 4 (1.04%) Cisco
12 4 (1.04%) Nimble Storage
12 4 (1.04%) Sun
12 4 (1.04%) Veeam