Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 41 45
Rank change year-on-year -44 +4 +29
Permanent jobs citing SAP 436 825 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.53% 6.29% 5.32%
As % of the Vendors category 7.70% 13.71% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 329 547 399
North West median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.81% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% -

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 5,665 6,016 4,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 45.82% 45.84% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,577 4,798 4,024
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +3.26% +2.22%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -38 294 £52,500 - 35
Cheshire +4 57 £42,500 -9.33% 13
Lancashire +13 32 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Merseyside +8 30 £47,500 +5.56% 4
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 214 (49.08%) Finance
2 181 (41.51%) Manufacturing
3 117 (26.83%) ERP
4 103 (23.62%) Business Intelligence
5 95 (21.79%) Marketing
6 94 (21.56%) Analytical Skills
7 85 (19.50%) Retail
8 82 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
9 78 (17.89%) SQL
10 67 (15.37%) Oracle
11 64 (14.68%) Programme Management
11 64 (14.68%) Digital Marketing
11 64 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
12 63 (14.45%) Electronics
12 63 (14.45%) Telecoms
13 59 (13.53%) Microsoft
14 58 (13.30%) Logistics
15 52 (11.93%) ABAP
16 51 (11.70%) Software Engineering
17 50 (11.47%) CRM
17 50 (11.47%) SAP SD
18 48 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (10.09%) Project Management
19 44 (10.09%) .NET
19 44 (10.09%) SAP S/4HANA
20 41 (9.40%) SAP ERP
21 40 (9.17%) Kubernetes
22 39 (8.94%) FMCG
22 39 (8.94%) Windows
23 38 (8.72%) Continuous Integration

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 19 (4.36%) Apache Spark
2 15 (3.44%) IIS
3 12 (2.75%) CMS
3 12 (2.75%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.46%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (11.47%) SAP SD
2 44 (10.09%) SAP S/4HANA
3 41 (9.40%) SAP ERP
4 33 (7.57%) SAP FI
5 28 (6.42%) SAP CO
6 26 (5.96%) SAP PP
7 25 (5.73%) SAP FI/CO
7 25 (5.73%) SAP MM
8 23 (5.28%) Dynamics AX
9 17 (3.90%) SAP BPC
10 15 (3.44%) Elite 3E
11 14 (3.21%) SAP Hybris
11 14 (3.21%) Workfront
12 13 (2.98%) SAP Business One
13 11 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (2.52%) SAP APO
14 8 (1.83%) NetSuite
14 8 (1.83%) SAP QM
14 8 (1.83%) SAP SCM
15 7 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.73%) SaaS
2 24 (5.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 23 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (3.67%) Dynamics 365
5 12 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.46%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.23%) IaaS
8 1 (0.23%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Office 365
8 1 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.61%) Internet
2 2 (0.46%) Firewall
2 2 (0.46%) IP Telephony
2 2 (0.46%) LAN
2 2 (0.46%) SMS
2 2 (0.46%) VLAN
2 2 (0.46%) WAN
3 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.23%) SSL
3 1 (0.23%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.11%) Big Data
3 26 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (4.82%) Hadoop
6 20 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
7 19 (4.36%) SAP BW
8 17 (3.90%) SAP HANA
9 14 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (3.21%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 7 (1.61%) Couchbase
11 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.38%) Power BI
12 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.92%) Lumira
13 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 29 (6.65%) JIRA
2 15 (3.44%) TeamCity
3 9 (2.06%) Selenium
3 9 (2.06%) SpecFlow
4 6 (1.38%) eCATT
4 6 (1.38%) LSMW
5 4 (0.92%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.46%) GitLab
7 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.46%) Serilog
8 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.23%) gulp
8 1 (0.23%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.23%) Subversion
8 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 214 (49.08%) Finance
2 181 (41.51%) Manufacturing
3 95 (21.79%) Marketing
4 85 (19.50%) Retail
5 63 (14.45%) Electronics
5 63 (14.45%) Telecoms
6 28 (6.42%) Publishing
7 11 (2.52%) General Ledger
8 10 (2.29%) Billing
9 8 (1.83%) Advertising
10 5 (1.15%) Automotive
10 5 (1.15%) Banking
10 5 (1.15%) German Language
11 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.69%) Back Office
12 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 154 (35.32%) Analyst
2 108 (24.77%) Consultant
3 90 (20.64%) SAP Analyst
4 86 (19.72%) Business Analyst
5 82 (18.81%) SAP Consultant
6 59 (13.53%) SAP Business Analyst
7 57 (13.07%) Developer
8 24 (5.50%) SAP MM Consultant
9 23 (5.28%) SAP PP Consultant
10 22 (5.05%) Architect
10 22 (5.05%) SAP MM Analyst
11 21 (4.82%) SAP MM Business Analyst
11 21 (4.82%) SAP PP Analyst
12 20 (4.59%) Applications Support
13 19 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (4.13%) SAP PP Business Analyst
15 17 (3.90%) SAP CO Consultant
15 17 (3.90%) SAP FI Consultant
15 17 (3.90%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
16 16 (3.67%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.09%) .NET
2 23 (5.28%) .NET Framework
3 19 (4.36%) AngularJS
4 18 (4.13%) React
5 17 (3.90%) HTML
6 15 (3.44%) CSS
7 12 (2.75%) HTML5
7 12 (2.75%) OLE
8 11 (2.52%) EDI
8 11 (2.52%) SAP Fiori
9 9 (2.06%) .NET Core
9 9 (2.06%) ASP.NET
9 9 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (2.06%) IDoc
9 9 (2.06%) REST
9 9 (2.06%) SignalR
9 9 (2.06%) XML
10 8 (1.83%) LINQ
10 8 (1.83%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 94 (21.56%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (8.94%) FMCG
3 31 (7.11%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.82%) Virtual Team
6 20 (4.59%) User Experience
7 14 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (2.75%) Driving Licence
9 11 (2.52%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.06%) Blog
12 7 (1.61%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.38%) LIMS
14 5 (1.15%) Internet of Things
15 2 (0.46%) Clustering
15 2 (0.46%) EPoS
15 2 (0.46%) Fat Client
15 2 (0.46%) Life Science
15 2 (0.46%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.94%) Windows
2 20 (4.59%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.90%) Linux
4 7 (1.61%) Unix
5 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.83%) ERP
2 103 (23.62%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (14.68%) Digital Marketing
4 64 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
4 64 (14.68%) Programme Management
5 58 (13.30%) Logistics
6 51 (11.70%) Software Engineering
7 50 (11.47%) CRM
8 48 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (10.09%) Project Management
10 38 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (8.49%) ITIL
12 34 (7.80%) Translating Business Requirements
13 33 (7.57%) DevOps
14 29 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (6.42%) Analytics
15 28 (6.42%) Test Automation
16 27 (6.19%) Order to Cash
17 26 (5.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (17.89%) SQL
2 52 (11.93%) ABAP
3 36 (8.26%) JavaScript
4 33 (7.57%) Python
5 31 (7.11%) C#
6 29 (6.65%) Java
7 22 (5.05%) T-SQL
8 20 (4.59%) VBA
9 15 (3.44%) C++
9 15 (3.44%) Go
10 7 (1.61%) C
10 7 (1.61%) Ruby
11 6 (1.38%) X++
12 3 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.69%) Perl
12 3 (0.69%) VBScript
13 2 (0.46%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (8.49%) Degree
2 23 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.21%) MCP
4 14 (3.21%) MCSA
4 14 (3.21%) MCSE
5 6 (1.38%) ACCA
5 6 (1.38%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (1.15%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.15%) CIMA
7 4 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.69%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.46%) AAT
9 2 (0.46%) CISSP
9 2 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.46%) PhD
9 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.46%) PMP
10 1 (0.23%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.34%) QA
2 13 (2.98%) GCP
3 10 (2.29%) SLA
4 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.46%) PMO
5 1 (0.23%) GAAP
System Software
1 32 (7.34%) Docker
2 24 (5.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) RACF
Systems Management
1 40 (9.17%) Kubernetes
2 24 (5.50%) Ansible
3 5 (1.15%) Terraform
4 3 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.69%) Puppet
5 2 (0.46%) Istio
5 2 (0.46%) Marathon
5 2 (0.46%) Mesos
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.46%) rkt
6 1 (0.23%) Grafana
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) Packer
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 67 (15.37%) Oracle
2 59 (13.53%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.65%) Sage
4 21 (4.82%) Google
5 16 (3.67%) hybris
6 15 (3.44%) Intapp
6 15 (3.44%) JD Edwards
6 15 (3.44%) Reuters
7 14 (3.21%) Epicor
7 14 (3.21%) Infor
8 12 (2.75%) ATG
8 12 (2.75%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.61%) Cognos
9 7 (1.61%) IFS
9 7 (1.61%) Sun
9 7 (1.61%) Tableau
10 5 (1.15%) HP
10 5 (1.15%) IBM
11 4 (0.92%) Ariba
11 4 (0.92%) Dell