The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SAP ALE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ALE over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Application Link Enabling (ALE)
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 391 449 447
Rank change year-on-year +58 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SAP ALE 2 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.025% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.034% 0.067% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +38.88% -  

SAP ALE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5957 7456 7784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.76% 38.01% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5141 6654 6774
Median salary £42,713 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.92% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

SAP ALE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SAP ALE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ALE in the South East

SAP ALE
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP ALE in the South East.

Salary trend for SAP ALE in the South East

SAP ALE
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 SAP ALE within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hampshire +21 2 £65,000 -
SAP ALE
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP ALE 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP ALE.

1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (87.50%) ERP
3 6 (75.00%) ABAP
4 5 (62.50%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (50.00%) Retail
5 4 (50.00%) SAP ERP
5 4 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (50.00%) Workflow
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) MOM
6 3 (37.50%) Middleware
6 3 (37.50%) SAP FI
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) SLA
6 3 (37.50%) EAI
6 3 (37.50%) SOA
6 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
6 3 (37.50%) J2EE
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) LDAP
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (37.50%) Data Mapping
6 3 (37.50%) SAP PI
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (37.50%) Boomi
6 3 (37.50%) Internal Audit
7 2 (25.00%) SAPUI5

SAP ALE
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 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 3 (37.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (12.50%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ABAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Development Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) SAP PI
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (25.00%) SAPUI5
4 1 (12.50%) BAPI
4 1 (12.50%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Data Mapping
3 3 (37.50%) EAI
3 3 (37.50%) Internal Audit
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Scorecard
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) ABAP
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Samsung