The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 31 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SAP 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.81% 1.54% 6.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 2.90% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £36,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £31,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 135 69 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 48.91% 53.08% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 111 41 33
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Northern Ireland

SAP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for SAP in Northern Ireland

SAP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in Northern Ireland

SAP
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 SAP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 March 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 4 £52,500 +66.66%
County Londonderry - 1 £19,500 -
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP 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 SAP.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) NetWeaver
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (40.00%) PVCS
2 4 (40.00%) EJB
2 4 (40.00%) JDBC
2 4 (40.00%) JSP
2 4 (40.00%) JMS
2 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (40.00%) JSF
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (40.00%) JAX-WS
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Java EE 5
2 4 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring

SAP
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 4 (40.00%) NetWeaver
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (30.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (30.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (30.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (10.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) PVCS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Financial Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Ajax
1 4 (40.00%) EJB
1 4 (40.00%) EJB 3.0
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) Java EE 5
1 4 (40.00%) JAX-WS
1 4 (40.00%) JDBC
1 4 (40.00%) JMS
1 4 (40.00%) JSF
1 4 (40.00%) JSP
1 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sage