Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 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
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 112 102 84
Rank change year-on-year -10 -18 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 344 619 979
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.76% 3.01% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 7.47% 7.45% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 260 338 566
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £56,600
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +6.01% +7.81%
75th Percentile £67,500 £74,688 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +3.60% +0.91%

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 4,608 8,305 11,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.02% 40.35% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3,503 6,540 8,860
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,370 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.37% +1.83% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,600 £78,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +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 11 April 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 11 April 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 +29 128 £47,500 -22.45% 6
Thames Valley +11 108 £53,750 -17.31% 22
Berkshire +8 83 £55,000 -18.52% 18
Hampshire -43 66 £57,000 +15.15% 9
Buckinghamshire +40 14 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Oxfordshire +15 11 £45,000 -25.00%
Kent 0 8 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Middlesex -3 6 £50,000 -6.98%
West Sussex -26 6 £50,000 -6.98% 1
East Sussex +31 5 £75,000 +11.11% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 166 (48.26%) Finance
2 143 (41.57%) Business Intelligence
3 129 (37.50%) Marketing
4 119 (34.59%) Manufacturing
5 111 (32.27%) Public Sector
6 109 (31.69%) Telecoms
7 102 (29.65%) Programme Management
8 101 (29.36%) Digital Marketing
9 100 (29.07%) Electronics
10 81 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
11 78 (22.67%) Degree
12 76 (22.09%) ERP
13 46 (13.37%) Azure
14 45 (13.08%) Project Management
15 43 (12.50%) SQL
16 42 (12.21%) Retail
17 39 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
17 39 (11.34%) Process Improvement
18 37 (10.76%) SAP S/4HANA
19 36 (10.47%) Business Analysis
20 34 (9.88%) SQL Server
21 33 (9.59%) Self-Motivation
22 32 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
22 32 (9.30%) JavaScript
22 32 (9.30%) Computer Science
23 30 (8.72%) Enterprise Architecture
23 30 (8.72%) CRM
24 29 (8.43%) C#
24 29 (8.43%) Analytics
25 28 (8.14%) Microsoft Office

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 (3.78%) Confluence
2 11 (3.20%) SAS
3 9 (2.62%) CMS
4 6 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (1.74%) NetWeaver
5 5 (1.45%) IIS
6 4 (1.16%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.16%) WordPress
7 3 (0.87%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.58%) Liferay
8 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.29%) JBoss
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 28 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 28 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (6.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (10.76%) SAP S/4HANA
2 24 (6.98%) SAP SD
3 20 (5.81%) SAP FI
4 18 (5.23%) SAP HR
5 15 (4.36%) SAP CO
5 15 (4.36%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (3.78%) SAP Hybris
7 12 (3.49%) Infor M3
7 12 (3.49%) NetSuite
8 11 (3.20%) SAP Business One
9 10 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (2.91%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (2.33%) SAP CRM
10 8 (2.33%) SAP MM
11 6 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (1.74%) SAP ERP
12 5 (1.45%) SAP PM
13 4 (1.16%) SAP FI-CA
13 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (1.16%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 46 (13.37%) Azure
2 27 (7.85%) AWS
3 24 (6.98%) Power Platform
4 19 (5.52%) SaaS
5 16 (4.65%) Microsoft 365
6 11 (3.20%) GCP
7 8 (2.33%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (2.03%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (1.45%) Veeva
10 4 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.87%) IaaS
11 3 (0.87%) PaaS
12 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.29%) Force.com
13 1 (0.29%) GitHub
13 1 (0.29%) Google Tag Manager
13 1 (0.29%) Heroku
13 1 (0.29%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.33%) Intranet
2 6 (1.74%) Firewall
3 4 (1.16%) DHCP
3 4 (1.16%) DNS
4 3 (0.87%) Skype
4 3 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.87%) VPN
4 3 (0.87%) WebEx
5 2 (0.58%) LAN
5 2 (0.58%) WAN
6 1 (0.29%) 5G
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.29%) Internet
6 1 (0.29%) MPLS
6 1 (0.29%) Network Security
6 1 (0.29%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.98%) Power BI
3 19 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.36%) MySQL
6 13 (3.78%) SAP HANA
7 10 (2.91%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (2.62%) Tableau
9 7 (2.03%) Data Mining
9 7 (2.03%) QlikView
9 7 (2.03%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.87%) DB2
11 2 (0.58%) Base SAS
11 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.58%) OLAP
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (4.36%) JIRA
2 9 (2.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.62%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.62%) WinAutomation
3 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.87%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.87%) JUnit
4 3 (0.87%) Maven
4 3 (0.87%) Selenium
5 2 (0.58%) GitLab
5 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.58%) Subversion
5 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.58%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.58%) Xcode
6 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.29%) LSMW
6 1 (0.29%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 166 (48.26%) Finance
2 129 (37.50%) Marketing
3 119 (34.59%) Manufacturing
4 111 (32.27%) Public Sector
5 109 (31.69%) Telecoms
6 100 (29.07%) Electronics
7 42 (12.21%) Retail
8 10 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (2.03%) Banking
9 7 (2.03%) Korean Language
10 6 (1.74%) Games
11 4 (1.16%) Billing
12 3 (0.87%) Automotive
12 3 (0.87%) Law
12 3 (0.87%) Publishing
13 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.58%) Legal
14 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.29%) German Language
14 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (25.29%) Consultant
2 73 (21.22%) Developer
3 44 (12.79%) SAP Consultant
4 41 (11.92%) Analyst
5 29 (8.43%) Architect
6 20 (5.81%) Software Developer
7 14 (4.07%) Software Engineer
7 14 (4.07%) Technical Consultant
8 13 (3.78%) Project Manager
8 13 (3.78%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
9 12 (3.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 12 (3.49%) HR Consultant
9 12 (3.49%) SAP HR Consultant
9 12 (3.49%) SAP Manager
10 11 (3.20%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (3.20%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 10 (2.91%) ERP Consultant
11 10 (2.91%) SAP Architect
12 9 (2.62%) Managing Consultant
12 9 (2.62%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.27%) SAP Fiori
2 21 (6.10%) .NET
3 19 (5.52%) HTML
4 16 (4.65%) React
5 15 (4.36%) AngularJS
5 15 (4.36%) CSS
5 15 (4.36%) EDI
6 14 (4.07%) Web Services
7 13 (3.78%) IDoc
8 12 (3.49%) Vue.js
8 12 (3.49%) XML
9 11 (3.20%) .NET Core
9 11 (3.20%) Entity Framework
9 11 (3.20%) HTML5
9 11 (3.20%) JSON
9 11 (3.20%) LINQ
10 10 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (2.91%) Node.js
10 10 (2.91%) SAP PI
10 10 (2.91%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.59%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.78%) User Experience
5 10 (2.91%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.03%) Life Science
6 7 (2.03%) PMI
7 6 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.87%) Biotechnology
9 3 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.87%) Renewable Energy
10 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.58%) FMCG
10 2 (0.58%) IVR
10 2 (0.58%) NHS
10 2 (0.58%) Social Media
10 2 (0.58%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.27%) Linux
2 15 (4.36%) Windows
3 4 (1.16%) Android
3 4 (1.16%) Unix
3 4 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) MVS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (41.57%) Business Intelligence
2 102 (29.65%) Programme Management
3 101 (29.36%) Digital Marketing
4 81 (23.55%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (22.09%) ERP
6 45 (13.08%) Project Management
7 39 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
7 39 (11.34%) Process Improvement
8 36 (10.47%) Business Analysis
9 32 (9.30%) Computer Science
9 32 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
10 30 (8.72%) CRM
10 30 (8.72%) Enterprise Architecture
11 29 (8.43%) Analytics
12 26 (7.56%) Business Process Improvement
12 26 (7.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 25 (7.27%) Requirements Gathering
14 24 (6.98%) ITIL
15 23 (6.69%) Service Management
15 23 (6.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.50%) SQL
2 32 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 29 (8.43%) C#
4 22 (6.40%) Java
5 21 (6.10%) ABAP
6 15 (4.36%) Python
7 12 (3.49%) C++
7 12 (3.49%) VBA
8 11 (3.20%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.62%) R
10 7 (2.03%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.74%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.74%) C
11 6 (1.74%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.87%) Perl
13 2 (0.58%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.29%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 78 (22.67%) Degree
2 24 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (5.23%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.62%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.87%) CSPO
8 3 (0.87%) PhD
9 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.58%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.58%) MBA
10 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CEH
10 1 (0.29%) GIAC
10 1 (0.29%) HNC
10 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
10 1 (0.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (5.23%) PMO
3 9 (2.62%) Data Quality
3 9 (2.62%) SLA
4 8 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (1.74%) GDPR
5 6 (1.74%) NIST
5 6 (1.74%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (1.45%) QA
6 5 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.87%) COBIT
8 2 (0.58%) CDISC
8 2 (0.58%) Good Clinical Practice
8 2 (0.58%) GRC
9 1 (0.29%) IFRS
System Software
1 8 (2.33%) Docker
2 7 (2.03%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.29%) RACF
4 1 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 11 (3.20%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.16%) Terraform
3 2 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.29%) vRealize
4 1 (0.29%) zSecure
Vendors
1 23 (6.69%) Oracle
1 23 (6.69%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (6.10%) hybris
2 21 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.36%) IBM
3 15 (4.36%) UiPath
4 14 (4.07%) JD Edwards
5 13 (3.78%) Automation Anywhere
6 12 (3.49%) Adobe
7 11 (3.20%) IFS
7 11 (3.20%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.91%) Blue Prism
9 9 (2.62%) Epicor
9 9 (2.62%) Infor
10 8 (2.33%) Cognos
11 7 (2.03%) Siebel
11 7 (2.03%) Workday
12 6 (1.74%) Cisco
12 6 (1.74%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.74%) Xamarin