Period
to 18 December 2018

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 December 2018 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 49 78
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29 -20
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1,162 1,663 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.15% 5.32% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 9.81% 11.80% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 692 848 819
South East median annual salary £56,600 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,500 £32,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 11,849 14,092 15,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.31% 45.11% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9,317 11,078 12,797
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 18 December 2018.

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 December 2018. 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 -6 480 £59,000 +12.38% 66
Berkshire -1 344 £59,000 +12.38% 49
Hampshire -17 322 £52,500 +5.00% 41
Surrey -29 226 £57,500 +9.52% 21
Oxfordshire -7 84 £60,000 +14.29% 6
West Sussex -30 65 £56,600 +7.81% 8
Buckinghamshire -4 52 £52,500 - 11
Kent +35 24 £52,500 -8.70% 9
Middlesex 0 21 £62,000 -17.33% 4
East Sussex -15 7 £32,000 -46.67% 4
Sussex +3 5 - -
Home Counties +4 2 £65,000 -13.33%
M4 Corridor - 1 £60,000 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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.

1 460 (39.59%) Finance
2 349 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
4 273 (23.49%) ERP
5 252 (21.69%) Degree
6 212 (18.24%) Manufacturing
7 210 (18.07%) Project Management
8 194 (16.70%) Telecoms
9 191 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 190 (16.35%) Oracle
11 178 (15.32%) Microsoft
11 178 (15.32%) Marketing
12 166 (14.29%) SQL
13 159 (13.68%) Java
14 158 (13.60%) Analytics
15 151 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
16 149 (12.82%) Programme Management
17 137 (11.79%) Electronics
18 136 (11.70%) SAP BW
19 135 (11.62%) Digital Marketing
20 132 (11.36%) Data Modelling
21 131 (11.27%) CRM
22 122 (10.50%) SAP S/4HANA
23 121 (10.41%) Scrum
24 119 (10.24%) ABAP
25 114 (9.81%) SAP HANA
26 109 (9.38%) Security Cleared
27 108 (9.29%) Waterfall
28 103 (8.86%) SuccessFactors
29 100 (8.61%) Data Security

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 53 (4.56%) Apache
2 41 (3.53%) Apache Spark
2 41 (3.53%) SAS
3 32 (2.75%) NetWeaver
4 18 (1.55%) Confluence
5 17 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 16 (1.38%) CMS
7 13 (1.12%) MS Exchange
8 12 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.86%) Documentum
9 10 (0.86%) SAP Portal
10 8 (0.69%) FileNet
11 5 (0.43%) MS Project Server
11 5 (0.43%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.34%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.34%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.26%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 73 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (5.16%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (2.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
6 13 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.95%) Autodesk Inventor
8 3 (0.26%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 122 (10.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 96 (8.26%) SAP HR
3 94 (8.09%) SAP FI
4 92 (7.92%) SAP CO
4 92 (7.92%) SAP FI/CO
5 58 (4.99%) SAP HCM
6 46 (3.96%) NetSuite
7 42 (3.61%) SAP MM
7 42 (3.61%) SAP SD
8 40 (3.44%) Dynamics CRM
9 37 (3.18%) SAP Business One
10 35 (3.01%) SAP ERP
11 33 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
12 30 (2.58%) SAP BPC
13 25 (2.15%) SAP GRC
14 23 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
15 19 (1.64%) SAP R/3
16 18 (1.55%) SAP PM
17 17 (1.46%) SAP GTS
18 16 (1.38%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 151 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (8.86%) SuccessFactors
3 69 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (3.10%) SaaS
5 29 (2.50%) PaaS
6 24 (2.07%) Office 365
7 22 (1.89%) IaaS
8 15 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (0.95%) Slack
10 10 (0.86%) Boomi
11 7 (0.60%) GitHub
12 5 (0.43%) Serverless
13 4 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.26%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.26%) AWS Fargate
14 3 (0.26%) Mimecast
15 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
16 1 (0.086%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.15%) Firewall
2 17 (1.46%) VLAN
3 16 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.20%) Software-Defined Networking
5 13 (1.12%) Internet
6 11 (0.95%) HTTP
6 11 (0.95%) Wireless
7 10 (0.86%) FTP
8 8 (0.69%) SAN
9 6 (0.52%) DNS
9 6 (0.52%) VPN
10 5 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (0.43%) NAS
10 5 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (0.34%) IPsec
11 4 (0.34%) LAN
11 4 (0.34%) VoIP
11 4 (0.34%) WAN
12 3 (0.26%) DHCP
12 3 (0.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (11.70%) SAP BW
2 114 (9.81%) SAP HANA
3 66 (5.68%) Big Data
4 63 (5.42%) SQL Server
5 59 (5.08%) Power BI
6 56 (4.82%) Hadoop
7 50 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
8 47 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (3.53%) Apache Hive
9 41 (3.53%) Text Mining
10 36 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
11 28 (2.41%) SAP Data Services
12 27 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (2.07%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 24 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (1.98%) MySQL
15 18 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 18 (1.55%) MongoDB
16 17 (1.46%) GIS
16 17 (1.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (3.96%) JIRA
2 26 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.29%) GitLab
5 13 (1.12%) LSMW
6 12 (1.03%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.60%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.60%) IntelliJ
7 7 (0.60%) Selenium
8 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.52%) Subversion
9 5 (0.43%) HP UFT
9 5 (0.43%) Hudson
9 5 (0.43%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.34%) Gerrit
10 4 (0.34%) TestPartner
11 3 (0.26%) eCATT
11 3 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 460 (39.59%) Finance
2 212 (18.24%) Manufacturing
3 194 (16.70%) Telecoms
4 178 (15.32%) Marketing
5 137 (11.79%) Electronics
6 98 (8.43%) Retail
7 30 (2.58%) General Ledger
8 24 (2.07%) Publishing
9 18 (1.55%) Billing
10 16 (1.38%) Banking
11 13 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.03%) Aerospace
12 12 (1.03%) Legal
13 9 (0.77%) Advertising
14 8 (0.69%) Back Office
15 5 (0.43%) Automotive
15 5 (0.43%) French Language
15 5 (0.43%) German Language
15 5 (0.43%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 223 (19.19%) Analyst
2 208 (17.90%) Consultant
3 180 (15.49%) SAP Consultant
4 109 (9.38%) SAP Analyst
5 103 (8.86%) Architect
6 98 (8.43%) Project Manager
7 91 (7.83%) Developer
8 51 (4.39%) Data Engineer
9 49 (4.22%) SAP Architect
10 43 (3.70%) SAP Manager
11 42 (3.61%) Business Analyst
11 42 (3.61%) Test Analyst
12 41 (3.53%) Data Scientist
13 37 (3.18%) Senior Analyst
14 33 (2.84%) Administrator
14 33 (2.84%) Senior Manager
15 30 (2.58%) Senior Project Manager
15 30 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
16 26 (2.24%) IT Manager
16 26 (2.24%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (6.71%) .NET
2 56 (4.82%) XML
3 46 (3.96%) SAP PI
4 44 (3.79%) SAP Fiori
5 42 (3.61%) Web Services
6 41 (3.53%) D3.js
6 41 (3.53%) ggplot
6 41 (3.53%) Kafka
6 41 (3.53%) SAP Basis
7 36 (3.10%) IDoc
7 36 (3.10%) SAP XI
8 33 (2.84%) J2EE
9 31 (2.67%) HTML
10 30 (2.58%) SOAP
11 28 (2.41%) React
11 28 (2.41%) SAP ALE
12 27 (2.32%) AngularJS
12 27 (2.32%) EDI
13 24 (2.07%) BAPI
13 24 (2.07%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 69 (5.94%) Management Information System
2 61 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (4.82%) FMCG
4 52 (4.48%) Algorithms
5 41 (3.53%) Social Network
6 37 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
7 34 (2.93%) Data Centre
8 28 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (2.07%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (1.46%) Life Science
12 15 (1.29%) PMI
12 15 (1.29%) User Experience
13 13 (1.12%) Public Cloud
14 12 (1.03%) Private Cloud
14 12 (1.03%) Replication
15 11 (0.95%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.86%) Industry 4.0
17 9 (0.77%) Learning Management System
18 8 (0.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 76 (6.54%) Windows
2 67 (5.77%) Linux
3 33 (2.84%) Unix
4 16 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.95%) VMS
7 10 (0.86%) Android
8 9 (0.77%) AIX
9 7 (0.60%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.60%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.52%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.34%) CentOS
11 4 (0.34%) Solaris
11 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.086%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.086%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.086%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
3 273 (23.49%) ERP
4 210 (18.07%) Project Management
5 191 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 158 (13.60%) Analytics
7 149 (12.82%) Programme Management
8 135 (11.62%) Digital Marketing
9 132 (11.36%) Data Modelling
10 131 (11.27%) CRM
11 121 (10.41%) Scrum
12 108 (9.29%) Waterfall
13 100 (8.61%) Data Security
14 94 (8.09%) Data Engineering
14 94 (8.09%) Data Science
14 94 (8.09%) SDLC
15 86 (7.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 86 (7.40%) Enterprise Architecture
16 82 (7.06%) Migration
17 80 (6.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 166 (14.29%) SQL
2 159 (13.68%) Java
3 119 (10.24%) ABAP
4 96 (8.26%) Python
5 89 (7.66%) JavaScript
6 41 (3.53%) R
7 30 (2.58%) Go
8 29 (2.50%) C++
9 27 (2.32%) C#
10 25 (2.15%) C
11 24 (2.07%) T-SQL
12 21 (1.81%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.72%) Ruby
14 17 (1.46%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.95%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.69%) Cython
17 7 (0.60%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.52%) PHP
19 4 (0.34%) SAPscript
19 4 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 252 (21.69%) Degree
2 109 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 74 (6.37%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.89%) ISEB
5 19 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.64%) Master's Degree
6 18 (1.55%) CISSP
7 17 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (1.46%) PMI Certification
8 16 (1.38%) CCA
9 15 (1.29%) ACCA
9 15 (1.29%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.95%) CISM
11 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.86%) CISA
13 9 (0.77%) CIMA
13 9 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
13 9 (0.77%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.59%) QA
2 42 (3.61%) SLA
3 24 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.98%) Data Quality
5 20 (1.72%) PMO
6 12 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.69%) GAMP
7 8 (0.69%) GDPR
7 8 (0.69%) IFRS
8 6 (0.52%) GxP
8 6 (0.52%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.26%) GAAP
11 1 (0.086%) GMP
11 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (2.32%) Active Directory
1 27 (2.32%) Docker
2 21 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
4 12 (1.03%) VirtualBox
4 12 (1.03%) vSphere
5 10 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (0.69%) NFS
7 3 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.26%) KVM
7 3 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 41 (3.53%) Hadoop YARN
2 30 (2.58%) Ansible
3 20 (1.72%) Puppet
4 15 (1.29%) Kubernetes
4 15 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.95%) Salt
6 9 (0.77%) SCCM
7 7 (0.60%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.34%) Grafana
8 4 (0.34%) Icinga
8 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.34%) Nagios
8 4 (0.34%) QRadar
9 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.26%) Terraform
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.086%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.086%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 190 (16.35%) Oracle
2 178 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 57 (4.91%) Tableau
4 46 (3.96%) TIBCO
5 44 (3.79%) Sage
6 33 (2.84%) Workday
7 32 (2.75%) VMware
8 27 (2.32%) Ariba
9 26 (2.24%) Adobe
9 26 (2.24%) Epicor
10 25 (2.15%) JD Edwards
11 24 (2.07%) IBM
11 24 (2.07%) Infor
12 21 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
13 18 (1.55%) Cisco
14 17 (1.46%) hybris
15 14 (1.20%) Xero
16 13 (1.12%) CODA
17 12 (1.03%) HP
18 9 (0.77%) Red Hat