Period
to 4 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 6 months to 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > South East
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 143 162 114
Rank change year-on-year +19 -48 +14
Permanent jobs citing ERP 398 200 747
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.41% 1.75% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 1.90% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 341 157 583
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,600 £29,450
25th Percentile £39,750 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £64,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £90,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.11% +9.50% -2.91%

ERP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 15,466 10,520 24,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 93.61% 91.93% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10,961 8,632 19,714
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,099 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.79% +0.20% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ERP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the South East

ERP
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ERP in the South East.

Salary trend for ERP in the South East

ERP
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing ERP in the South East over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Salary histogram for ERP in the South East

ERP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the South East region over the 6 months to 4 August 2021. 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
Thames Valley +4 151 £55,000 - 36
Hampshire -1 97 £40,000 -20.00% 18
Surrey +10 85 £52,500 -21.95% 9
Oxfordshire +26 68 £55,000 -12.00% 13
Berkshire -37 49 £52,000 -5.45% 11
Buckinghamshire -11 34 £60,000 +7.14% 12
Kent -23 16 £45,000 +2.86% 10
West Sussex -10 12 £45,000 -20.00% 5
East Sussex -25 12 £50,000 -25.93% 3
Middlesex +6 4 £52,500 -4.55%
Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £67,500 -
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, IT jobs citing ERP 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 South East region with a requirement for ERP.

1 129 (32.41%) Social Skills
2 119 (29.90%) Project Management
2 119 (29.90%) Finance
3 103 (25.88%) Microsoft
4 101 (25.38%) SQL
5 96 (24.12%) SAP
6 76 (19.10%) Oracle
7 71 (17.84%) Degree
8 70 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (15.33%) SQL Server
9 61 (15.33%) NetSuite
10 58 (14.57%) JavaScript
11 55 (13.82%) CRM
12 51 (12.81%) Dynamics 365
13 50 (12.56%) Microsoft Office
13 50 (12.56%) Manufacturing
14 48 (12.06%) Retail
15 46 (11.56%) .NET
16 45 (11.31%) SaaS
17 44 (11.06%) E-Commerce
18 43 (10.80%) HTML
19 42 (10.55%) Migration
19 42 (10.55%) Change Management
20 41 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
20 41 (10.30%) Business Analysis
21 40 (10.05%) Azure
21 40 (10.05%) Microsoft Excel
22 39 (9.80%) PRINCE2
23 38 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
24 37 (9.30%) JD Edwards

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (2.51%) CMS
1 10 (2.51%) IIS
2 9 (2.26%) EPiServer
2 9 (2.26%) Kentico
2 9 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (1.76%) Confluence
4 3 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.50%) Headless CMS
5 2 (0.50%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.25%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.25%) Papyrus
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (12.56%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (10.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (4.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.51%) Oracle Smart View
6 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 61 (15.33%) NetSuite
2 35 (8.79%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (5.03%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (4.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (4.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 13 (3.27%) Oracle Assets
6 13 (3.27%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (3.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 10 (2.51%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (2.51%) SAP S/4HANA
8 9 (2.26%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (2.01%) Oracle General Ledger
9 8 (2.01%) SAP Business One
9 8 (2.01%) SAP ERP
10 5 (1.26%) SAP SD
11 4 (1.01%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 4 (1.01%) Infor CRM
11 4 (1.01%) SAP FI
11 4 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.81%) Dynamics 365
2 45 (11.31%) SaaS
3 40 (10.05%) Azure
4 26 (6.53%) Microsoft 365
4 26 (6.53%) Power Platform
5 20 (5.03%) AWS
6 15 (3.77%) PaaS
7 13 (3.27%) IaaS
8 9 (2.26%) PowerApps
9 6 (1.51%) Power Automate
10 4 (1.01%) GitHub
10 4 (1.01%) Tricentis Tosca
11 3 (0.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 2 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 1 (0.25%) Force.com
13 1 (0.25%) GCP
13 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.76%) Network Security
2 3 (0.75%) DHCP
2 3 (0.75%) DNS
2 3 (0.75%) Internet
3 2 (0.50%) Telnet
3 2 (0.50%) VoIP
3 2 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.50%) Wireless
3 2 (0.50%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.25%) Firewall
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.25%) LAN
4 1 (0.25%) Skype
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) VSAN
4 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.28%) Power BI
3 21 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.76%) OLAP
7 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.26%) QlikView
10 4 (1.01%) Lumira
10 4 (1.01%) MySQL
10 4 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.75%) Big Data
11 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (0.75%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 1 (0.25%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (3.52%) JIRA
2 13 (3.27%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.51%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.01%) Visual Studio Code
5 3 (0.75%) Selenium
6 2 (0.50%) MorphX
6 2 (0.50%) Subversion
7 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
General
1 129 (32.41%) Social Skills
2 119 (29.90%) Finance
3 50 (12.56%) Manufacturing
4 48 (12.06%) Retail
5 34 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (8.04%) Law
7 29 (7.29%) Marketing
8 26 (6.53%) Presentation Skills
9 22 (5.53%) Influencing Skills
10 13 (3.27%) Organisational Skills
11 8 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.51%) Back Office
12 6 (1.51%) Documentation Skills
13 5 (1.26%) Publishing
14 3 (0.75%) Automotive
14 3 (0.75%) Brand Awareness
14 3 (0.75%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.50%) Banking
15 2 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (25.38%) Analyst
2 69 (17.34%) Developer
3 47 (11.81%) IT Manager
4 42 (10.55%) Consultant
5 40 (10.05%) Project Manager
6 36 (9.05%) Business Analyst
7 31 (7.79%) ERP Analyst
8 25 (6.28%) Systems Analyst
9 21 (5.28%) Architect
10 20 (5.03%) Oracle Analyst
11 18 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (4.02%) ERP Manager
12 16 (4.02%) Financial Analyst
13 15 (3.77%) Java Developer
14 13 (3.27%) ERP Project Manager
14 13 (3.27%) IT Project Manager
14 13 (3.27%) Technical Analyst
15 12 (3.02%) Implementation Consultant
15 12 (3.02%) Junior
15 12 (3.02%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (11.56%) .NET
2 43 (10.80%) HTML
3 35 (8.79%) CSS
4 27 (6.78%) EDI
5 17 (4.27%) J2EE
6 15 (3.77%) XML
7 14 (3.52%) ASP.NET
7 14 (3.52%) REST
8 13 (3.27%) Web Services
9 12 (3.02%) CSS3
9 12 (3.02%) HTML5
9 12 (3.02%) React
10 11 (2.76%) Middleware
11 10 (2.51%) JSON
12 8 (2.01%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.76%) SOAP
14 6 (1.51%) Oracle Fusion
15 4 (1.01%) jQuery
15 4 (1.01%) React Native
15 4 (1.01%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.28%) Driving Licence
2 19 (4.77%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.02%) EPoS
5 11 (2.76%) Legacy Systems
6 10 (2.51%) PMI
7 9 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (2.26%) Private Cloud
8 8 (2.01%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (2.01%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.76%) FMCG
9 7 (1.76%) User Experience
10 5 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.01%) mPOS
12 3 (0.75%) iPad
12 3 (0.75%) Life Science
12 3 (0.75%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.79%) Windows
2 22 (5.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (3.02%) Android
3 12 (3.02%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.51%) Linux
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (29.90%) Project Management
2 70 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (13.82%) CRM
4 44 (11.06%) E-Commerce
5 42 (10.55%) Change Management
5 42 (10.55%) Migration
6 41 (10.30%) Business Analysis
6 41 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (9.80%) PRINCE2
8 38 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (9.05%) Requirements Gathering
10 35 (8.79%) Presales
11 33 (8.29%) Process Improvement
12 32 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (7.79%) Project Delivery
14 28 (7.04%) Logistics
15 27 (6.78%) SDLC
16 26 (6.53%) ITIL
17 24 (6.03%) MVC
18 23 (5.78%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 101 (25.38%) SQL
2 58 (14.57%) JavaScript
3 33 (8.29%) C#
4 21 (5.28%) Java
5 7 (1.76%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.76%) T-SQL
5 7 (1.76%) VB
6 6 (1.51%) Python
6 6 (1.51%) TypeScript
7 5 (1.26%) C
7 5 (1.26%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.01%) C++
8 4 (1.01%) PHP
8 4 (1.01%) VBA
8 4 (1.01%) X++
9 3 (0.75%) Java 8
9 3 (0.75%) Perl
9 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.75%) RPG
9 3 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (17.84%) Degree
2 26 (6.53%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.28%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (2.76%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.76%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.51%) MBA
9 4 (1.01%) ISEB
9 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.75%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.25%) AAT
12 1 (0.25%) HNC
12 1 (0.25%) IIBA
12 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.25%) MCP
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.28%) SLA
2 12 (3.02%) Cyber Essentials
2 12 (3.02%) PMO
3 7 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.76%) QA
4 5 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.26%) GDPR
5 4 (1.01%) Accessibility
5 4 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.01%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.26%) vRealize
2 1 (0.25%) Control-M
2 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 103 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 96 (24.12%) SAP
3 76 (19.10%) Oracle
4 37 (9.30%) JD Edwards
5 23 (5.78%) VMware
6 13 (3.27%) Sage
7 12 (3.02%) Infor
8 10 (2.51%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.76%) Cognos
9 7 (1.76%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.51%) Adobe
10 6 (1.51%) hybris
10 6 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.75%) Epicor
12 2 (0.50%) Avaya
12 2 (0.50%) Axway
12 2 (0.50%) Cadence
12 2 (0.50%) Google
12 2 (0.50%) Informatica
12 2 (0.50%) MuleSoft