Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 86 35
Rank change year-on-year +9 -51 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 380 423 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.61% 3.47% 6.92%
As % of the Vendors category 9.14% 7.85% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 217 303 540
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +9.38%
10th Percentile £31,400 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 4,156 5,390 6,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.50% 44.20% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,970 4,288 4,812
North West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 -60 152 £50,000 -4.76% 42
Cheshire +51 82 £58,250 +37.06% 18
Merseyside +28 56 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Lancashire -17 42 £46,500 +9.41% 6
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 123 (32.37%) Finance
2 115 (30.26%) Manufacturing
3 107 (28.16%) ERP
4 93 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
5 86 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (20.53%) SAP S/4HANA
7 70 (18.42%) SAP ERP
8 61 (16.05%) SQL
9 57 (15.00%) Oracle
10 55 (14.47%) Marketing
11 52 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
11 52 (13.68%) SAP HANA
12 49 (12.89%) Microsoft
13 48 (12.63%) Telecoms
13 48 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (12.11%) SAP SD
15 45 (11.84%) Retail
15 45 (11.84%) Public Sector
16 44 (11.58%) Electronics
17 43 (11.32%) Programme Management
17 43 (11.32%) Digital Marketing
18 39 (10.26%) SAP FI
19 37 (9.74%) SAP CO
19 37 (9.74%) SAP FI/CO
20 35 (9.21%) SQL Server
20 35 (9.21%) SAP Implementation
20 35 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
21 34 (8.95%) ABAP
22 33 (8.68%) Logistics
23 31 (8.16%) Degree

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 9 (2.37%) CMS
1 9 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.05%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.05%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.05%) SAS
4 3 (0.79%) Apache
4 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.79%) WordPress
5 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.84%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.79%) Figma
6 3 (0.79%) InVision
6 3 (0.79%) Marvel
6 3 (0.79%) Sketch
6 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 78 (20.53%) SAP S/4HANA
2 70 (18.42%) SAP ERP
3 46 (12.11%) SAP SD
4 39 (10.26%) SAP FI
5 37 (9.74%) SAP CO
5 37 (9.74%) SAP FI/CO
6 29 (7.63%) SAP MM
7 14 (3.68%) SAP Business One
8 12 (3.16%) SAP Hybris
9 9 (2.37%) SAP GRC
9 9 (2.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 8 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (1.84%) SAP SCM
11 7 (1.84%) SAP SRM
12 6 (1.58%) NetSuite
13 5 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
13 5 (1.32%) SAP HCM
13 5 (1.32%) SAP PP
14 4 (1.05%) Magento
14 4 (1.05%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.58%) SaaS
2 24 (6.32%) Power Platform
3 15 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.84%) Office 365
6 6 (1.58%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.79%) Boomi
8 3 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.53%) Serverless
10 1 (0.26%) Apigee
10 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.26%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.26%) GitHub
10 1 (0.26%) npm
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.05%) DHCP
1 4 (1.05%) DNS
2 2 (0.53%) HTTP
2 2 (0.53%) LAN
2 2 (0.53%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) CTI
3 1 (0.26%) FTP
3 1 (0.26%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.68%) SAP HANA
2 35 (9.21%) SQL Server
3 31 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (6.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 24 (6.32%) Power BI
5 23 (6.05%) BusinessObjects
6 19 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.95%) QlikView
9 14 (3.68%) Qlik Sense
10 13 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (2.63%) SAP BW
12 9 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.84%) Big Data
13 7 (1.84%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.32%) Oracle Database
15 4 (1.05%) DB2
16 3 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.79%) Relational Database
17 2 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 17 (4.47%) JIRA
2 3 (0.79%) Axure RP
2 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.26%) Mocha
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.26%) ProC
3 1 (0.26%) Selenium
3 1 (0.26%) TestRail
3 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.26%) webpack
General
1 123 (32.37%) Finance
2 115 (30.26%) Manufacturing
3 55 (14.47%) Marketing
4 48 (12.63%) Telecoms
5 45 (11.84%) Public Sector
5 45 (11.84%) Retail
6 44 (11.58%) Electronics
7 20 (5.26%) Banking
8 10 (2.63%) Billing
9 9 (2.37%) General Ledger
9 9 (2.37%) Local Government
10 7 (1.84%) Social Housing
11 4 (1.05%) Legal
11 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.79%) Advertising
13 2 (0.53%) Turkish Language
14 1 (0.26%) Automotive
14 1 (0.26%) Back Office
14 1 (0.26%) German Language
14 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (39.74%) Consultant
2 123 (32.37%) Analyst
3 122 (32.11%) SAP Consultant
4 87 (22.89%) SAP Analyst
5 62 (16.32%) Business Analyst
6 49 (12.89%) Developer
6 49 (12.89%) SAP Business Analyst
7 48 (12.63%) SAP Business Consultant
8 28 (7.37%) SAP Developer
8 28 (7.37%) SAP SD Consultant
9 27 (7.11%) SAP CO Consultant
9 27 (7.11%) SAP FI Consultant
9 27 (7.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 27 (7.11%) SAP SD Analyst
10 26 (6.84%) Architect
11 23 (6.05%) SAP FI Analyst
12 18 (4.74%) SAP CO Business Analyst
12 18 (4.74%) SAP FI Business Analyst
12 18 (4.74%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
13 17 (4.47%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.26%) EDI
2 17 (4.47%) SAP Fiori
3 13 (3.42%) SAP PI
4 10 (2.63%) SAPUI5
5 8 (2.11%) .NET
5 8 (2.11%) SAP Basis
6 7 (1.84%) REST
6 7 (1.84%) SOAP
7 6 (1.58%) CSS
8 5 (1.32%) HTML
8 5 (1.32%) IDoc
9 4 (1.05%) Akka
9 4 (1.05%) Web Services
9 4 (1.05%) XML
10 2 (0.53%) BAPI
10 2 (0.53%) JDBC
10 2 (0.53%) Middleware
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.53%) RESTful
11 1 (0.26%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (4.74%) Blog
4 13 (3.42%) User Experience
5 12 (3.16%) Virtual Team
6 11 (2.89%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.89%) FMCG
6 11 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.84%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.58%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.05%) e-Learning
10 4 (1.05%) PMI
11 3 (0.79%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.79%) Life Science
12 2 (0.53%) CMDB
12 2 (0.53%) EPoS
13 1 (0.26%) CCTV
13 1 (0.26%) Chip and PIN
13 1 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.47%) Windows
2 11 (2.89%) Linux
3 8 (2.11%) Unix
4 5 (1.32%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.79%) VMS
6 2 (0.53%) VME
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (28.16%) ERP
2 93 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
3 86 (22.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (11.32%) Digital Marketing
5 43 (11.32%) Programme Management
6 35 (9.21%) SAP Implementation
7 33 (8.68%) Logistics
8 25 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 23 (6.05%) DevOps
9 23 (6.05%) E-Commerce
10 22 (5.79%) Mentoring
11 21 (5.53%) Project Management
12 18 (4.74%) B2B
12 18 (4.74%) Data Analysis
12 18 (4.74%) Data Science
13 17 (4.47%) Creative Thinking
13 17 (4.47%) Procure-to-Pay
14 16 (4.21%) Business Analysis
14 16 (4.21%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 61 (16.05%) SQL
2 34 (8.95%) ABAP
3 21 (5.53%) Python
4 14 (3.68%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.89%) C#
5 11 (2.89%) C++
5 11 (2.89%) R
6 8 (2.11%) Java
7 5 (1.32%) C
7 5 (1.32%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.05%) PHP
8 4 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.05%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.79%) VBA
10 1 (0.26%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.26%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.26%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.26%) Uniface
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (8.16%) Degree
2 5 (1.32%) AAT
2 5 (1.32%) CISSP
2 5 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 4 (1.05%) ACCA
3 4 (1.05%) CCA
3 4 (1.05%) CEH
3 4 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.05%) GSEC
3 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.79%) CIMA
5 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) CISA
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.89%) QA
2 11 (2.89%) SLA
3 6 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.58%) PMO
4 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) CDISC
System Software
1 5 (1.32%) Docker
2 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) XenApp
3 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) Terraform
3 1 (0.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 57 (15.00%) Oracle
2 49 (12.89%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.00%) Ariba
4 17 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.42%) hybris
5 13 (3.42%) Tableau
6 9 (2.37%) ATG
6 9 (2.37%) Demandware
6 9 (2.37%) Sage
6 9 (2.37%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.37%) Sparx
7 8 (2.11%) IBM
8 6 (1.58%) Google
8 6 (1.58%) Infor
8 6 (1.58%) VMware
8 6 (1.58%) Workday
9 5 (1.32%) Xero
10 4 (1.05%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.05%) RedPrairie
11 3 (0.79%) MicroStrategy