Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 68 60
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 779 512 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.14% 4.13% 4.16%
As % of the Vendors category 12.91% 9.36% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 557 383 349
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,300
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -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 6,036 5,471 5,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 47.56% 44.11% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4,830 4,436 4,080
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +35 528 £52,500 +2.44% 42
Lancashire +34 73 £45,000 +25.00% 5
Cheshire +11 61 £40,500 -10.00% 10
Merseyside +47 55 £41,250 -17.50% 7
Cumbria -14 1 £80,000 - 1
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 331 (42.49%) Manufacturing
2 236 (30.30%) Finance
3 146 (18.74%) ABAP
4 144 (18.49%) ERP
5 140 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
6 137 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
7 132 (16.94%) Logistics
8 106 (13.61%) SAP SD
9 93 (11.94%) Retail
10 91 (11.68%) FMCG
11 81 (10.40%) Microsoft
12 78 (10.01%) EDI
12 78 (10.01%) Java
13 76 (9.76%) Oracle
13 76 (9.76%) Marketing
14 73 (9.37%) SQL
15 72 (9.24%) Electronics
16 65 (8.34%) Programme Management
16 65 (8.34%) SAP APO
16 65 (8.34%) SAP PP
16 65 (8.34%) SAP ERP
17 63 (8.09%) SAP Implementation
17 63 (8.09%) SAP CO
17 63 (8.09%) SAP FI
18 62 (7.96%) SAP FI/CO
18 62 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
19 61 (7.83%) Digital Marketing
19 61 (7.83%) Telecoms
20 59 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
21 58 (7.45%) CRM

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 17 (2.18%) Apache Spark
2 10 (1.28%) IIS
3 8 (1.03%) Confluence
4 4 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.51%) NetWeaver
5 3 (0.39%) SAS
6 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 106 (13.61%) SAP SD
2 65 (8.34%) SAP APO
2 65 (8.34%) SAP ERP
2 65 (8.34%) SAP PP
3 63 (8.09%) SAP CO
3 63 (8.09%) SAP FI
4 62 (7.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 50 (6.42%) SAP MM
6 49 (6.29%) SAP S/4HANA
7 32 (4.11%) SAP Hybris
8 29 (3.72%) SAP BPC
9 28 (3.59%) Dynamics AX
9 28 (3.59%) SAP SCM
10 19 (2.44%) SAP QM
11 17 (2.18%) SAP Business One
12 13 (1.67%) SAP EWM
12 13 (1.67%) SAP VC
13 11 (1.41%) SAP MII
14 10 (1.28%) Elite 3E
14 10 (1.28%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.77%) SaaS
6 5 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.39%) Office 365
9 2 (0.26%) Boomi
9 2 (0.26%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) PaaS
10 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.57%) Internet
2 5 (0.64%) SMS
3 2 (0.26%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.13%) MPLS
4 1 (0.13%) Network Security
4 1 (0.13%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.03%) Big Data
1 47 (6.03%) SAP BW
2 42 (5.39%) SQL Server
3 39 (5.01%) SAP HANA
4 26 (3.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 25 (3.21%) Hadoop
6 22 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
6 22 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (0.90%) Endeca
14 6 (0.77%) OLAP
14 6 (0.77%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (4.11%) LSMW
2 27 (3.47%) JIRA
3 21 (2.70%) eCATT
4 16 (2.05%) Git (software)
5 14 (1.80%) TeamCity
6 11 (1.41%) GitLab
7 8 (1.03%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.77%) PyCharm
9 5 (0.64%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.13%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.13%) gulp
12 1 (0.13%) JUnit
12 1 (0.13%) MSTest
12 1 (0.13%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.13%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.13%) Subversion
12 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 331 (42.49%) Manufacturing
2 236 (30.30%) Finance
3 93 (11.94%) Retail
4 76 (9.76%) Marketing
5 72 (9.24%) Electronics
6 61 (7.83%) Telecoms
7 47 (6.03%) Publishing
8 32 (4.11%) German Language
9 29 (3.72%) Billing
10 24 (3.08%) Automotive
11 16 (2.05%) General Ledger
12 15 (1.93%) Advertising
13 12 (1.54%) Back Office
14 5 (0.64%) Banking
14 5 (0.64%) Legal
15 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.13%) Front Office
16 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 337 (43.26%) Analyst
2 290 (37.23%) SAP Analyst
3 282 (36.20%) Consultant
4 224 (28.75%) SAP Consultant
5 182 (23.36%) Business Analyst
6 162 (20.80%) SAP Business Analyst
7 109 (13.99%) Developer
8 62 (7.96%) SAP Business Consultant
9 53 (6.80%) SAP SD Analyst
10 52 (6.68%) SAP APO Analyst
10 52 (6.68%) SAP SD Consultant
11 51 (6.55%) SAP APO Business Analyst
12 48 (6.16%) SAP PP Analyst
13 42 (5.39%) SAP PP Consultant
14 40 (5.13%) SAP Developer
15 39 (5.01%) SAP FI Analyst
16 32 (4.11%) SAP Support
17 31 (3.98%) SAP MM Analyst
17 31 (3.98%) SAP PP Business Analyst
18 28 (3.59%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (10.01%) EDI
2 55 (7.06%) .NET
3 35 (4.49%) IDoc
4 26 (3.34%) React
5 24 (3.08%) HTML
6 21 (2.70%) SAPUI5
7 20 (2.57%) AngularJS
7 20 (2.57%) CSS
8 18 (2.31%) J2EE
9 17 (2.18%) Spring
10 16 (2.05%) SAP Basis
11 14 (1.80%) .NET Framework
11 14 (1.80%) SAP PI
12 13 (1.67%) ASP.NET
12 13 (1.67%) XML
13 12 (1.54%) Apache Flex
14 10 (1.28%) SAP Fiori
15 9 (1.16%) Ajax
15 9 (1.16%) HTML5
15 9 (1.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 137 (17.59%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (11.68%) FMCG
3 23 (2.95%) Mobile App
4 22 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (2.57%) Driving Licence
6 19 (2.44%) LIMS
7 18 (2.31%) Internet of Things
7 18 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.18%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.03%) Life Science
10 7 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.64%) EPoS
12 5 (0.64%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.51%) Clustering
13 4 (0.51%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.39%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.39%) Learning Management System
14 3 (0.39%) Thin Client
14 3 (0.39%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.42%) Windows
2 27 (3.47%) Windows Server
3 15 (1.93%) Linux
3 15 (1.93%) Unix
4 13 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.64%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.51%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) AIX
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (18.49%) ERP
2 140 (17.97%) Business Intelligence
3 132 (16.94%) Logistics
4 65 (8.34%) Programme Management
5 63 (8.09%) SAP Implementation
6 62 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (7.83%) Digital Marketing
8 59 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 58 (7.45%) CRM
10 55 (7.06%) Project Management
11 54 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 47 (6.03%) Translating Business Requirements
13 40 (5.13%) Machine Learning
14 39 (5.01%) Demand Management
14 39 (5.01%) E-Commerce
15 38 (4.88%) Analytics
16 36 (4.62%) Integration Testing
16 36 (4.62%) Matrix Organization
16 36 (4.62%) Software Engineering
17 35 (4.49%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 146 (18.74%) ABAP
2 78 (10.01%) Java
3 73 (9.37%) SQL
4 53 (6.80%) JavaScript
5 47 (6.03%) C#
6 46 (5.91%) Python
7 26 (3.34%) C++
8 16 (2.05%) Go
9 11 (1.41%) T-SQL
9 11 (1.41%) VBA
10 8 (1.03%) Ruby
11 7 (0.90%) ES6
12 5 (0.64%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.64%) X++
13 4 (0.51%) SAPscript
14 3 (0.39%) R
15 2 (0.26%) C
15 2 (0.26%) VB
16 1 (0.13%) PHP
16 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (6.80%) Degree
2 11 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.28%) SAP Certification
4 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.90%) ACCA
5 7 (0.90%) CIMA
5 7 (0.90%) MCP
5 7 (0.90%) MCSA
5 7 (0.90%) MCSE
6 6 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) CCA
8 1 (0.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PMP
8 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.26%) QA
2 19 (2.44%) SLA
3 10 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.03%) IFRS
5 7 (0.90%) GCP
6 5 (0.64%) PMO
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (3.34%) Docker
2 23 (2.95%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (4.11%) Kubernetes
2 26 (3.34%) Ansible
3 8 (1.03%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.77%) Puppet
5 5 (0.64%) Marathon
5 5 (0.64%) Mesos
5 5 (0.64%) rkt
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.26%) SCCM
8 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 81 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 76 (9.76%) Oracle
3 35 (4.49%) hybris
4 29 (3.72%) Sage
5 25 (3.21%) Cognos
6 24 (3.08%) Infor
6 24 (3.08%) JD Edwards
7 20 (2.57%) Epicor
8 13 (1.67%) Dell
9 12 (1.54%) HP
10 11 (1.41%) Hyperion
10 11 (1.41%) Motorola
11 10 (1.28%) Intapp
11 10 (1.28%) Reuters
12 9 (1.16%) IBM
12 9 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.03%) Google
14 7 (0.90%) BroadVision
14 7 (0.90%) OpenText
14 7 (0.90%) Tableau