Period
to 18 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 January 2021 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 78 74
Rank change year-on-year -25 -4 -23
Permanent jobs citing SAP 274 809 1,068
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.77% 3.50% 3.99%
As % of the Vendors category 7.40% 8.45% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 199 494 644
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,701 9,574 11,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.42% 41.38% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,876 7,459 8,785
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the South East

SAP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SAP in the South East

SAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP in the South East

SAP
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Surrey +22 97 £47,500 -24.00% 12
Thames Valley -14 71 £50,000 -23.08% 20
Berkshire -27 53 £52,500 -19.23% 15
Hampshire -53 43 £56,000 +12.00% 4
West Sussex -18 19 £59,500 -0.83% 5
Middlesex -1 15 £52,500 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +47 10 £32,500 -21.21% 3
Oxfordshire +36 8 £50,000 -23.08% 2
East Sussex +36 5 - - 1
Kent +23 4 £37,500 -11.76% 9
Sussex - 1 £75,000 - 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP.

1 123 (44.89%) Finance
2 94 (34.31%) Business Intelligence
3 83 (30.29%) Manufacturing
4 80 (29.20%) ERP
4 80 (29.20%) Marketing
4 80 (29.20%) Public Sector
5 74 (27.01%) Telecoms
6 70 (25.55%) Programme Management
6 70 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (24.09%) Electronics
8 64 (23.36%) Digital Marketing
9 62 (22.63%) Degree
10 45 (16.42%) Project Management
11 40 (14.60%) Service Management
12 37 (13.50%) CRM
12 37 (13.50%) Business Analysis
13 35 (12.77%) Process Improvement
14 34 (12.41%) Enterprise Architecture
15 33 (12.04%) JavaScript
16 32 (11.68%) Cybersecurity
17 31 (11.31%) Azure
17 31 (11.31%) ITIL
18 29 (10.58%) Computer Science
18 29 (10.58%) SAP Fiori
19 28 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
20 27 (9.85%) Salesforce.com
20 27 (9.85%) Logistics
20 27 (9.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 26 (9.49%) SQL
21 26 (9.49%) Retail

SAP
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 13 (4.74%) CMS
1 13 (4.74%) SAS
2 9 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 9 (3.28%) IIS
3 8 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.92%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.55%) Confluence
5 4 (1.46%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.46%) WordPress
6 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.36%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 15 (5.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.74%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (4.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (4.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (9.49%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (6.57%) SAP FI
3 17 (6.20%) SAP SD
4 14 (5.11%) SAP ERP
4 14 (5.11%) SAP Hybris
5 12 (4.38%) SAP CO
5 12 (4.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (4.38%) SAP PSCD
6 9 (3.28%) SAP HR
7 8 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (2.92%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (2.92%) SAP GTS
8 7 (2.55%) SAP Business One
8 7 (2.55%) SAP CRM
9 6 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (2.19%) NetSuite
9 6 (2.19%) SAP BPC
9 6 (2.19%) SAP LE
9 6 (2.19%) SAP PM
10 5 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.31%) Azure
2 18 (6.57%) Power Platform
2 18 (6.57%) SaaS
3 12 (4.38%) Veeva
4 11 (4.01%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.28%) PaaS
6 8 (2.92%) AWS
6 8 (2.92%) IaaS
7 6 (2.19%) Office 365
8 5 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.73%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.73%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.36%) Force.com
11 1 (0.36%) GCP
11 1 (0.36%) Heroku
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) npm
11 1 (0.36%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.19%) Intranet
2 3 (1.09%) Firewall
3 2 (0.73%) DHCP
3 2 (0.73%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) LAN
4 1 (0.36%) Network Security
4 1 (0.36%) Skype
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) VPN
4 1 (0.36%) WAN
4 1 (0.36%) WebEx
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.93%) MySQL
3 17 (6.20%) Power BI
4 14 (5.11%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.65%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (3.65%) SAP HANA
5 10 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.92%) DB2
6 8 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.19%) SAP BW
7 6 (2.19%) Tableau
8 4 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.46%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.09%) QlikView
9 3 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (4.38%) JIRA
2 9 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.46%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.46%) WinAutomation
4 2 (0.73%) LSMW
5 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 123 (44.89%) Finance
2 83 (30.29%) Manufacturing
3 80 (29.20%) Marketing
3 80 (29.20%) Public Sector
4 74 (27.01%) Telecoms
5 66 (24.09%) Electronics
6 26 (9.49%) Retail
7 5 (1.82%) Billing
8 4 (1.46%) Banking
8 4 (1.46%) Korean Language
8 4 (1.46%) Local Government
8 4 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.73%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.36%) Automotive
10 1 (0.36%) German Language
10 1 (0.36%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (27.01%) Consultant
2 59 (21.53%) Developer
3 45 (16.42%) Analyst
4 36 (13.14%) SAP Consultant
5 28 (10.22%) Architect
6 17 (6.20%) Business Analyst
6 17 (6.20%) Project Manager
6 17 (6.20%) SAP Analyst
7 16 (5.84%) SAP Developer
7 16 (5.84%) SAP Manager
8 14 (5.11%) Software Developer
9 13 (4.74%) SAP Business Analyst
9 13 (4.74%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (4.38%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.01%) ABAP Developer
11 11 (4.01%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (4.01%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.65%) E-Commerce Analyst
12 10 (3.65%) E-Commerce Support
12 10 (3.65%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.58%) SAP Fiori
2 21 (7.66%) EDI
2 21 (7.66%) HTML
3 17 (6.20%) CSS
4 16 (5.84%) HTML5
5 15 (5.47%) .NET
6 14 (5.11%) Node.js
7 13 (4.74%) AngularJS
8 10 (3.65%) JSON
8 10 (3.65%) React
9 9 (3.28%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (3.28%) SAPUI5
9 9 (3.28%) Vue.js
9 9 (3.28%) XML
10 8 (2.92%) EDIFACT
10 8 (2.92%) Web Services
11 7 (2.55%) IDoc
12 6 (2.19%) .NET Core
13 5 (1.82%) SAP PI
14 4 (1.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.03%) Management Information System
3 20 (7.30%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (5.47%) User Experience
5 14 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.55%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.19%) Life Science
8 4 (1.46%) Biotechnology
9 3 (1.09%) Blog
9 3 (1.09%) FMCG
10 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.73%) IVR
10 2 (0.73%) Robotics
11 1 (0.36%) AS400
11 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.36%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.36%) NHS
11 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.11%) Linux
2 12 (4.38%) Windows
3 5 (1.82%) Unix
3 5 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.09%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (34.31%) Business Intelligence
2 80 (29.20%) ERP
3 70 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (25.55%) Programme Management
4 64 (23.36%) Digital Marketing
5 45 (16.42%) Project Management
6 40 (14.60%) Service Management
7 37 (13.50%) Business Analysis
7 37 (13.50%) CRM
8 35 (12.77%) Process Improvement
9 34 (12.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 32 (11.68%) Cybersecurity
11 31 (11.31%) ITIL
12 29 (10.58%) Computer Science
13 28 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (9.85%) Logistics
14 27 (9.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 25 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (9.12%) TOGAF
16 21 (7.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.04%) JavaScript
2 26 (9.49%) SQL
3 22 (8.03%) Java
4 21 (7.66%) C#
5 16 (5.84%) ABAP
6 11 (4.01%) Python
7 6 (2.19%) R
7 6 (2.19%) VBA
8 4 (1.46%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.73%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.73%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) C++
11 1 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.36%) Perl
11 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (22.63%) Degree
2 17 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (4.01%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.82%) PMP
7 3 (1.09%) PhD
8 2 (0.73%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.73%) APMP
8 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.73%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.73%) MCSA
8 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.73%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CEH
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.36%) SANS
9 1 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.28%) COBIT
4 8 (2.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (1.82%) GDPR
6 5 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (1.82%) NIST
6 5 (1.82%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.82%) PMO
7 4 (1.46%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.09%) QA
9 2 (0.73%) CDISC
9 2 (0.73%) Good Clinical Practice
10 1 (0.36%) GMP
10 1 (0.36%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (9.85%) Salesforce.com
2 22 (8.03%) Oracle
3 20 (7.30%) Siebel
4 19 (6.93%) hybris
4 19 (6.93%) IBM
5 16 (5.84%) Adobe
5 16 (5.84%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.65%) Hyperion
6 10 (3.65%) ServiceNow
7 8 (2.92%) CA
7 8 (2.92%) HP
7 8 (2.92%) IFS
7 8 (2.92%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (2.92%) Remedy
7 8 (2.92%) UiPath
8 7 (2.55%) Blue Prism
8 7 (2.55%) JD Edwards
9 6 (2.19%) Automation Anywhere
10 5 (1.82%) Cognos
11 4 (1.46%) Epicor