Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 78 57
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1618 1236 1963
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.34% 3.53% 4.59%
As % of the Vendors category 11.74% 7.53% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 841 847 1519
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% -1.82%

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 13786 16416 21428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.46% 46.93% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10931 13212 17477
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for SAP in the South East

SAP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +32 559 £52,500 -6.67% 15
Surrey +23 503 £55,000 -4.35% 7
Hampshire +25 368 £50,000 - 7
Berkshire +26 366 £50,750 -15.42% 9
Buckinghamshire +34 99 £54,000 +16.76% 2
Oxfordshire +44 92 £47,500 -13.64% 4
West Sussex +38 92 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Kent +5 16 £57,500 +9.52% 2
East Sussex +4 15 £60,000 -6.25%
Middlesex +17 13 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Sussex +3 11 £57,500 -17.86%
Home Counties - 1 £75,000 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for SAP.

1 604 (37.33%) Finance
2 499 (30.84%) Business Intelligence
3 388 (23.98%) Manufacturing
4 315 (19.47%) Marketing
5 289 (17.86%) Programme Management
6 287 (17.74%) ERP
7 279 (17.24%) Telecoms
8 276 (17.06%) Digital Marketing
9 272 (16.81%) Business Development
9 272 (16.81%) Electronics
10 269 (16.63%) SQL
11 243 (15.02%) Project Management
12 238 (14.71%) Java
12 238 (14.71%) Coaching
13 225 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 224 (13.84%) ABAP
15 217 (13.41%) Degree
16 198 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
17 194 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
18 190 (11.74%) SAP FI
19 179 (11.06%) SAP CO
20 174 (10.75%) SAP FI/CO
21 172 (10.63%) Microsoft
22 166 (10.26%) Oracle
23 157 (9.70%) SAP BW
24 151 (9.33%) Retail
25 144 (8.90%) Migration
26 143 (8.84%) Windows
27 142 (8.78%) CRM
28 137 (8.47%) BusinessObjects

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 38 (2.35%) NetWeaver
2 27 (1.67%) Apache
3 26 (1.61%) SAS
4 24 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 15 (0.93%) Tomcat
6 12 (0.74%) Apache Spark
7 10 (0.62%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.49%) IIS
9 7 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.37%) CMS
11 5 (0.31%) SAP Portal
12 3 (0.19%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.12%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.12%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.062%) Mule
Applications
1 76 (4.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 65 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 20 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
6 18 (1.11%) Autodesk Inventor
7 6 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.062%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.062%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 190 (11.74%) SAP FI
2 179 (11.06%) SAP CO
3 174 (10.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 120 (7.42%) SAP MM
5 116 (7.17%) SAP S/4HANA
6 91 (5.62%) SAP SD
7 87 (5.38%) SAP HR
8 81 (5.01%) SAP ERP
9 66 (4.08%) SAP Retail
10 54 (3.34%) SAP HCM
11 53 (3.28%) SAP PM
12 52 (3.21%) SAP Hybris
13 50 (3.09%) SAP SCM
14 40 (2.47%) SAP BPC
14 40 (2.47%) SAP CRM
15 29 (1.79%) NetSuite
15 29 (1.79%) SAP QM
16 28 (1.73%) SAP Business One
17 27 (1.67%) SAP PS
17 27 (1.67%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (3.65%) SaaS
3 53 (3.28%) SuccessFactors
4 50 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (0.56%) Slack
8 8 (0.49%) FinancialForce
8 8 (0.49%) Office 365
9 7 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (0.43%) Force.com
9 7 (0.43%) PaaS
10 5 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 1 (0.062%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.062%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.062%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.79%) Internet
2 24 (1.48%) AMQP
3 22 (1.36%) WAN
4 21 (1.30%) Firewall
5 20 (1.24%) LAN
6 15 (0.93%) DNS
6 15 (0.93%) HTTP
7 13 (0.80%) FTP
7 13 (0.80%) TCP/IP
8 12 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (0.62%) DHCP
9 10 (0.62%) Intranet
9 10 (0.62%) MPLS
10 8 (0.49%) Cisco PIX
10 8 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (0.49%) SMS
10 8 (0.49%) VLAN
10 8 (0.49%) VPN
11 5 (0.31%) SMTP
12 4 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (9.70%) SAP BW
2 137 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
3 93 (5.75%) SQL Server
4 88 (5.44%) SAP HANA
5 71 (4.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 65 (4.02%) MySQL
7 57 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 56 (3.46%) SAP Data Services
9 43 (2.66%) GIS
10 42 (2.60%) NoSQL
10 42 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
12 35 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 35 (2.16%) Big Data
13 34 (2.10%) QlikView
14 33 (2.04%) Oracle Database
15 28 (1.73%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 24 (1.48%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 47 (2.90%) JIRA
2 41 (2.53%) LSMW
3 38 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 34 (2.10%) JUnit
5 26 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 24 (1.48%) Selenium
7 16 (0.99%) eCATT
7 16 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 16 (0.99%) LoadRunner
8 13 (0.80%) WebDriver
9 12 (0.74%) Subversion
10 11 (0.68%) HP UFT
10 11 (0.68%) Toad
11 10 (0.62%) git-flow
11 10 (0.62%) SoapUI
11 10 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.56%) eggPlant
12 9 (0.56%) gulp
12 9 (0.56%) LoadUI
General
1 604 (37.33%) Finance
2 388 (23.98%) Manufacturing
3 315 (19.47%) Marketing
4 279 (17.24%) Telecoms
5 272 (16.81%) Electronics
6 151 (9.33%) Retail
7 87 (5.38%) Legal
8 53 (3.28%) Publishing
9 44 (2.72%) Billing
10 34 (2.10%) General Ledger
11 27 (1.67%) German Language
12 26 (1.61%) Banking
13 19 (1.17%) Aerospace
14 18 (1.11%) Advertising
15 14 (0.87%) Back Office
16 13 (0.80%) Italian Language
16 13 (0.80%) Spanish Language
17 12 (0.74%) Digital Economy
18 9 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
19 6 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 451 (27.87%) Consultant
2 362 (22.37%) SAP Consultant
3 277 (17.12%) Analyst
4 257 (15.88%) Developer
5 127 (7.85%) SAP Analyst
6 116 (7.17%) Architect
7 107 (6.61%) SAP Developer
8 85 (5.25%) SAP Manager
9 83 (5.13%) SAP Architect
10 78 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
11 62 (3.83%) SAP FI Consultant
12 61 (3.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 60 (3.71%) Business Analyst
14 57 (3.52%) SAP CO Consultant
14 57 (3.52%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 49 (3.03%) Support Analyst
16 48 (2.97%) Project Manager
17 46 (2.84%) Managing Consultant
18 44 (2.72%) SAP SD Consultant
19 43 (2.66%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (5.81%) Web Services
2 82 (5.07%) Spring
3 63 (3.89%) .NET
4 62 (3.83%) REST
5 59 (3.65%) XML
6 46 (2.84%) BAPI
6 46 (2.84%) RESTful
7 45 (2.78%) IDoc
8 42 (2.60%) JSON
9 39 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
10 38 (2.35%) J2EE
11 36 (2.22%) React
12 34 (2.10%) HTML
13 33 (2.04%) Middleware
14 32 (1.98%) EDI
15 31 (1.92%) CSS
16 28 (1.73%) SAP XI
17 26 (1.61%) SAP Basis
18 24 (1.48%) SAP PI
19 23 (1.42%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 194 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.40%) Computer Science
3 42 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 42 (2.60%) User Experience
4 38 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (1.48%) FMCG
5 24 (1.48%) Mobile App
6 20 (1.24%) Virtual Team
7 18 (1.11%) SWIFT
8 17 (1.05%) NHS
9 16 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (0.62%) LIMS
11 9 (0.56%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.43%) DataPower
13 6 (0.37%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.37%) Clustering
14 5 (0.31%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.31%) Mainframe
15 4 (0.25%) Hybrid Cloud
16 3 (0.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 143 (8.84%) Windows
2 87 (5.38%) Linux
3 41 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 31 (1.92%) Unix
5 27 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.36%) Android
7 20 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (0.49%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.37%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.12%) Debian
14 2 (0.12%) Fedora
14 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.062%) AIX
15 1 (0.062%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (30.84%) Business Intelligence
2 289 (17.86%) Programme Management
3 287 (17.74%) ERP
4 276 (17.06%) Digital Marketing
5 272 (16.81%) Business Development
6 243 (15.02%) Project Management
7 238 (14.71%) Coaching
8 225 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 198 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
10 144 (8.90%) Migration
11 142 (8.78%) CRM
12 135 (8.34%) SAP Implementation
13 121 (7.48%) Data Migration
14 119 (7.35%) ETL
15 115 (7.11%) Logistics
16 100 (6.18%) Risk Management
17 91 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
18 89 (5.50%) Presales
19 86 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
20 85 (5.25%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 269 (16.63%) SQL
2 238 (14.71%) Java
3 224 (13.84%) ABAP
4 78 (4.82%) C#
5 72 (4.45%) JavaScript
6 69 (4.26%) Python
7 32 (1.98%) Ruby
8 28 (1.73%) T-SQL
9 25 (1.55%) C++
10 24 (1.48%) PL/SQL
11 22 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 16 (0.99%) SAPscript
13 15 (0.93%) PowerShell
13 15 (0.93%) Shell Script
14 12 (0.74%) C
15 10 (0.62%) Go
16 9 (0.56%) Perl
16 9 (0.56%) R
17 8 (0.49%) Groovy
18 5 (0.31%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 217 (13.41%) Degree
2 121 (7.48%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 44 (2.72%) SC Cleared
5 36 (2.22%) MBA
6 25 (1.55%) CIMA
7 22 (1.36%) Master's Degree
8 20 (1.24%) ISTQB
9 17 (1.05%) ACCA
10 13 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.56%) CCNA
13 8 (0.49%) AAT
13 8 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.49%) SAP Certification
14 7 (0.43%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.37%) PMP
16 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 4 (0.25%) ISEB
18 3 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.02%) QA
2 45 (2.78%) SLA
3 38 (2.35%) Data Quality
4 25 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (0.99%) PMO
6 7 (0.43%) GAAP
7 3 (0.19%) GDPR
7 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.12%) GxP
8 2 (0.12%) HL7
8 2 (0.12%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.062%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.062%) COBIT
9 1 (0.062%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 33 (2.04%) Docker
3 25 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.56%) KVM
6 8 (0.49%) Terminal Services
6 8 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (0.49%) XenApp
6 8 (0.49%) XenServer
7 6 (0.37%) SAP ITS
8 2 (0.12%) NFS
8 2 (0.12%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (1.24%) Puppet
3 10 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (0.56%) Grafana
4 9 (0.56%) Packer
4 9 (0.56%) Terraform
5 8 (0.49%) WSUS
5 8 (0.49%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.25%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.25%) Nagios
6 4 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 3 (0.19%) Ansible
8 2 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.12%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.062%) Cacti
Vendors
1 172 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 166 (10.26%) Oracle
3 69 (4.26%) hybris
4 68 (4.20%) Ariba
5 59 (3.65%) Sage
6 49 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 39 (2.41%) Informatica
8 37 (2.29%) VMware
9 28 (1.73%) IBM
9 28 (1.73%) Infor
10 27 (1.67%) HP
11 26 (1.61%) Epicor
12 24 (1.48%) Cognos
12 24 (1.48%) Concur
13 17 (1.05%) Cisco
14 16 (0.99%) ClickSoftware Technologies
15 15 (0.93%) ArcSight
15 15 (0.93%) Hortonworks
15 15 (0.93%) Jaspersoft
15 15 (0.93%) JD Edwards