Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 82 55
Rank change year-on-year 0 -27 +21
Permanent jobs citing SAP 977 1,142 1,371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.75% 3.76% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 9.07% 8.59% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 601 679 892
South East median annual salary £55,700 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
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 10,775 13,287 13,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.39% 43.75% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8,543 10,493 11,297
South East median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,150
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 0 357 £55,000 -8.33% 22
Berkshire +1 251 £60,000 - 9
Hampshire -10 248 £47,000 -2.59% 46
Surrey -31 153 £58,750 +15.31% 13
West Sussex +46 118 £56,600 -5.67% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 61 £55,000 +37.50% 9
Oxfordshire -5 45 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Kent +16 21 £40,000 -15.79% 7
East Sussex +17 17 £51,500 -20.77%
Middlesex +8 6 £60,000 -25.00%
Sussex +27 4 - -
Home Counties -1 3 £80,000 +88.24%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 381 (39.00%) Finance
2 308 (31.53%) Business Intelligence
3 235 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 207 (21.19%) ERP
5 156 (15.97%) Manufacturing
6 144 (14.74%) SQL
7 141 (14.43%) SAP S/4HANA
8 139 (14.23%) Oracle
9 134 (13.72%) Marketing
10 133 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 131 (13.41%) CRM
11 131 (13.41%) Degree
12 130 (13.31%) SAP HANA
13 119 (12.18%) Analytics
14 114 (11.67%) Project Management
15 113 (11.57%) Telecoms
16 106 (10.85%) BusinessObjects
17 104 (10.64%) SAP BW
18 103 (10.54%) Migration
19 100 (10.24%) Programme Management
20 98 (10.03%) Electronics
21 97 (9.93%) Digital Marketing
22 92 (9.42%) Data Modelling
22 92 (9.42%) Java
23 89 (9.11%) Continuous Improvement
24 87 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
25 86 (8.80%) Microsoft
26 82 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
27 80 (8.19%) ABAP
27 80 (8.19%) Security Cleared

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 37 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 34 (3.48%) NetWeaver
3 20 (2.05%) Documentum
4 16 (1.64%) Confluence
5 15 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (1.13%) Apache
7 8 (0.82%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.72%) IIS
9 5 (0.51%) SAS
10 4 (0.41%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.31%) Hyperledger
11 3 (0.31%) SAP Portal
11 3 (0.31%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.20%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.20%) SAP EP
13 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.10%) Smallworld
13 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (5.53%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (2.56%) Autodesk Inventor
5 24 (2.46%) MS Visio
6 22 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 141 (14.43%) SAP S/4HANA
2 77 (7.88%) SAP HR
3 76 (7.78%) SAP ERP
4 66 (6.76%) SAP FI
5 64 (6.55%) SAP MM
6 62 (6.35%) SAP CO
7 61 (6.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 43 (4.40%) SAP BPC
9 41 (4.20%) SAP HCM
10 37 (3.79%) SAP SD
11 31 (3.17%) SAP GTS
11 31 (3.17%) SAP PM
12 29 (2.97%) NetSuite
12 29 (2.97%) SAP CRM
13 28 (2.87%) SAP PS
13 28 (2.87%) SAP R/3
14 21 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
14 21 (2.15%) SAP IS-U
14 21 (2.15%) SAP Payroll
15 18 (1.84%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 74 (7.57%) SuccessFactors
2 56 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (3.38%) Power Platform
5 31 (3.17%) SaaS
6 18 (1.84%) Office 365
7 15 (1.54%) GitHub
8 14 (1.43%) PaaS
9 11 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (1.13%) IaaS
10 10 (1.02%) Heroku
10 10 (1.02%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 9 (0.92%) Serverless
12 7 (0.72%) Slack
13 5 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.41%) Boomi
15 3 (0.31%) npm
16 2 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
17 1 (0.10%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.84%) Firewall
2 11 (1.13%) Internet
3 8 (0.82%) LAN
3 8 (0.82%) WAN
4 7 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.61%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.51%) FTP
6 5 (0.51%) HTTP
7 3 (0.31%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.31%) DHCP
7 3 (0.31%) DNS
7 3 (0.31%) Intranet
7 3 (0.31%) VLAN
7 3 (0.31%) VoIP
7 3 (0.31%) VPN
8 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.20%) Wireless
9 1 (0.10%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (13.31%) SAP HANA
2 106 (10.85%) BusinessObjects
3 104 (10.64%) SAP BW
4 82 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
5 77 (7.88%) SQL Server
6 44 (4.50%) QlikView
7 41 (4.20%) GIS
8 38 (3.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 32 (3.28%) Power BI
10 31 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (2.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 25 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
14 23 (2.35%) Oracle Database
15 22 (2.25%) Big Data
16 21 (2.15%) Relational Database
17 19 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
17 19 (1.94%) DB2
18 18 (1.84%) Lumira
19 17 (1.74%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 49 (5.02%) JIRA
2 20 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 16 (1.64%) Subversion
4 13 (1.33%) Bitbucket
5 12 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
6 11 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.13%) LSMW
7 8 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.72%) GitLab
8 7 (0.72%) Hudson
8 7 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.61%) Jasmine
9 6 (0.61%) Mercurial
9 6 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.51%) Protractor
10 5 (0.51%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.31%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.31%) Mocha
11 3 (0.31%) webpack
General
1 381 (39.00%) Finance
2 156 (15.97%) Manufacturing
3 134 (13.72%) Marketing
4 113 (11.57%) Telecoms
5 98 (10.03%) Electronics
6 67 (6.86%) Retail
7 29 (2.97%) Aerospace
8 25 (2.56%) Legal
9 15 (1.54%) Billing
10 14 (1.43%) Back Office
11 13 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.82%) Automotive
13 7 (0.72%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.61%) German Language
14 6 (0.61%) Local Government
15 4 (0.41%) Publishing
16 3 (0.31%) Games
17 2 (0.20%) Banking
17 2 (0.20%) Law
17 2 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 219 (22.42%) Consultant
2 197 (20.16%) SAP Consultant
3 145 (14.84%) Analyst
4 102 (10.44%) Developer
5 75 (7.68%) Architect
6 50 (5.12%) Project Manager
6 50 (5.12%) SAP Analyst
7 47 (4.81%) SAP Architect
8 45 (4.61%) Managing Consultant
9 39 (3.99%) SAP Manager
10 35 (3.58%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 34 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 31 (3.17%) SAP PM Consultant
13 29 (2.97%) Business Analyst
14 28 (2.87%) SAP MM Consultant
15 25 (2.56%) SAP PLM Consultant
15 25 (2.56%) Support Analyst
16 24 (2.46%) Functional Consultant
16 24 (2.46%) SAP Functional Consultant
17 23 (2.35%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.58%) IDoc
2 34 (3.48%) BAPI
2 34 (3.48%) SOAP
3 31 (3.17%) SAP PI
3 31 (3.17%) XML
4 29 (2.97%) .NET
4 29 (2.97%) CSS
5 28 (2.87%) HTML
6 26 (2.66%) Middleware
6 26 (2.66%) SAP XI
7 25 (2.56%) React
7 25 (2.56%) Web Services
8 22 (2.25%) SAP Fiori
9 21 (2.15%) REST
9 21 (2.15%) SAP ALE
9 21 (2.15%) Web Dynpro
10 20 (2.05%) AngularJS
10 20 (2.05%) SAP Basis
11 18 (1.84%) SAP BSP
12 17 (1.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
2 38 (3.89%) User Experience
3 37 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.07%) Data Structures
5 23 (2.35%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (2.05%) FMCG
8 19 (1.94%) Data Centre
9 15 (1.54%) CMDB
10 12 (1.23%) Life Science
10 12 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 12 (1.23%) Public Cloud
11 11 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.72%) Fintech
13 7 (0.72%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.72%) Replication
14 5 (0.51%) EMC VNX
14 5 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.14%) Windows
2 56 (5.73%) Linux
3 14 (1.43%) Unix
4 10 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.02%) VMS
4 10 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.72%) Android
6 6 (0.61%) FreeBSD
7 4 (0.41%) Solaris
8 3 (0.31%) AIX
8 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.31%) SUSE
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (31.53%) Business Intelligence
2 235 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (21.19%) ERP
4 133 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 131 (13.41%) CRM
6 119 (12.18%) Analytics
7 114 (11.67%) Project Management
8 103 (10.54%) Migration
9 100 (10.24%) Programme Management
10 97 (9.93%) Digital Marketing
11 92 (9.42%) Data Modelling
12 89 (9.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 87 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
14 70 (7.16%) ITIL
15 67 (6.86%) Logistics
16 64 (6.55%) ETL
17 63 (6.45%) Change Management
18 61 (6.24%) Business Transformation
19 60 (6.14%) SAP Implementation
20 57 (5.83%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 144 (14.74%) SQL
2 92 (9.42%) Java
3 80 (8.19%) ABAP
4 67 (6.86%) JavaScript
5 44 (4.50%) C#
6 39 (3.99%) Python
7 33 (3.38%) C++
8 32 (3.28%) C
9 30 (3.07%) PL/SQL
10 25 (2.56%) PHP
11 22 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.33%) Kotlin
12 13 (1.33%) VB
13 12 (1.23%) VBA
14 11 (1.13%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.92%) TypeScript
16 7 (0.72%) VB6
16 7 (0.72%) VBScript
17 6 (0.61%) ES6
17 6 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 131 (13.41%) Degree
2 80 (8.19%) Security Cleared
3 66 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.35%) PMI Certification
5 20 (2.05%) PMP
5 20 (2.05%) SAP Certification
6 19 (1.94%) Master's Degree
7 18 (1.84%) ACCA
7 18 (1.84%) CIMA
8 15 (1.54%) DV Cleared
9 14 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (1.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 9 (0.92%) ISEB
12 8 (0.82%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.61%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.51%) AWS Certification
15 4 (0.41%) APMP
15 4 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.42%) QA
2 42 (4.30%) Data Quality
3 23 (2.35%) SLA
4 13 (1.33%) PMO
5 4 (0.41%) GDPR
6 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.10%) GAAP
7 1 (0.10%) HL7
7 1 (0.10%) IFRS
System Software
1 13 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.23%) Docker
3 5 (0.51%) NFS
3 5 (0.51%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.51%) vSphere
4 4 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.31%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.23%) Terraform
3 11 (1.13%) QRadar
4 9 (0.92%) Ansible
5 7 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.72%) Puppet
6 5 (0.51%) Grafana
6 5 (0.51%) Graphite
6 5 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.51%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.31%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.31%) Salt
8 1 (0.10%) Kibana
8 1 (0.10%) logstash
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.10%) Nagios
8 1 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 139 (14.23%) Oracle
2 86 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 49 (5.02%) Salesforce.com
4 44 (4.50%) Tableau
5 34 (3.48%) Workday
6 27 (2.76%) VMware
7 25 (2.56%) Ariba
8 24 (2.46%) Cognos
8 24 (2.46%) Sage
9 21 (2.15%) HP
10 17 (1.74%) Adobe
11 15 (1.54%) Infor
12 14 (1.43%) JD Edwards
12 14 (1.43%) Software AG
13 13 (1.33%) Epicor
13 13 (1.33%) Informatica
14 11 (1.13%) Cisco
14 11 (1.13%) Google
14 11 (1.13%) Pega
15 10 (1.02%) Aprimo