The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 20 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Permanent jobs citing ERP 10 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.29% 5.30% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 6.11% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 8
Median salary £45,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% -1.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

ERP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 176 131 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 93.12% 86.75% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 140 111 65
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing ERP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Northern Ireland

ERP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ERP in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for ERP in Northern Ireland

ERP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ERP in Northern Ireland

ERP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 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
County Antrim -8 3 - -
County Down - 3 £45,000 -
County Armagh -5 2 £22,500 +18.42%
County Tyrone - 1 £47,500 -
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing ERP 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ERP.

1 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
4 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
4 9 (28.13%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.75%) Workflow
7 6 (18.75%) Change Management
7 6 (18.75%) Middleware
7 6 (18.75%) JDeveloper
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (18.75%) XML
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) Unix
7 6 (18.75%) Java
7 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
1 3 (9.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) JDeveloper
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) E-Business Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) DBA
4 4 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Finance Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Finance Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Finance Systems Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Head of IT
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Middleware
1 6 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 6 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (18.75%) Workflow
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) HND
2 3 (9.38%) MBA
2 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.38%) PMP
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Citrix
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.13%) Sage