Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 66 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 +29
Permanent jobs citing SAP 960 1,171 1,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.87% 4.10% 5.36%
As % of the Vendors category 9.28% 9.63% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 568 703 857
South East median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £84,125 £76,250 £81,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 10,348 12,158 14,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.68% 42.57% 45.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7,984 9,586 11,099
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -16 330 £62,000 +4.20% 33
Hampshire -11 263 £50,000 -4.76% 29
Berkshire -16 249 £65,000 +8.33% 24
Surrey +7 182 £60,000 +4.35% 15
West Sussex +35 87 £58,000 +2.47% 7
Buckinghamshire +11 49 £42,500 -19.05% 5
Oxfordshire -23 32 £73,000 +21.67% 4
Middlesex +2 29 £60,000 -3.23% 1
Kent -11 20 £42,500 -19.05% 3
East Sussex +18 16 £55,000 +71.88% 1
Sussex +5 5 - - 2
Home Counties -1 4 £80,000 +23.08%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 348 (36.25%) Finance
2 217 (22.60%) ERP
3 214 (22.29%) Manufacturing
4 185 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
5 182 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 146 (15.21%) Marketing
8 143 (14.90%) Programme Management
9 142 (14.79%) Degree
10 140 (14.58%) Public Sector
11 136 (14.17%) Project Management
12 134 (13.96%) SAP S/4HANA
13 129 (13.44%) Microsoft
14 126 (13.13%) Telecoms
15 125 (13.02%) Electronics
16 123 (12.81%) Digital Marketing
17 120 (12.50%) Security Cleared
18 114 (11.88%) Oracle
19 104 (10.83%) Logistics
20 98 (10.21%) Linux
20 98 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
21 96 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
22 91 (9.48%) SQL
23 90 (9.38%) Java
23 90 (9.38%) CRM
23 90 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
24 89 (9.27%) SQL Server
25 83 (8.65%) ITIL
26 77 (8.02%) ABAP
26 77 (8.02%) SAP BW

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 45 (4.69%) Confluence
2 30 (3.13%) NetWeaver
3 22 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.04%) Apache
5 9 (0.94%) Apache Spark
6 8 (0.83%) SAP Portal
7 6 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (0.63%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.52%) MTS
8 5 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.42%) CMS
10 3 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.31%) WordPress
11 2 (0.21%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.21%) IIS
12 1 (0.10%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.10%) SAS
12 1 (0.10%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 34 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.21%) Autodesk Inventor
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) Notepad++
8 1 (0.10%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 134 (13.96%) SAP S/4HANA
2 62 (6.46%) SAP CO
2 62 (6.46%) SAP FI
2 62 (6.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 58 (6.04%) SAP ERP
4 51 (5.31%) SAP HR
5 44 (4.58%) SAP MM
5 44 (4.58%) SAP SD
6 38 (3.96%) SAP BPC
7 35 (3.65%) SAP PP
8 28 (2.92%) SAP HCM
9 26 (2.71%) SAP WM
10 22 (2.29%) SAP CRM
10 22 (2.29%) SAP PM
11 21 (2.19%) SAP IBP
12 17 (1.77%) SAP LE
13 16 (1.67%) SAP SCM
14 14 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
14 14 (1.46%) SAP EHS
14 14 (1.46%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 96 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
2 59 (6.15%) AWS
3 55 (5.73%) SaaS
4 40 (4.17%) Azure
5 27 (2.81%) Serverless
6 25 (2.60%) PaaS
7 24 (2.50%) Office 365
8 21 (2.19%) Power Platform
9 20 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (1.25%) GitHub
11 10 (1.04%) Boomi
12 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.73%) GCP
14 6 (0.63%) Amazon Cognito
14 6 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.63%) IaaS
14 6 (0.63%) npm
15 5 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.52%) AWS CodePipeline
15 5 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.50%) LAN
1 24 (2.50%) WAN
2 23 (2.40%) Internet
2 23 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
3 21 (2.19%) PABX
3 21 (2.19%) VoIP
4 17 (1.77%) Firewall
5 8 (0.83%) DHCP
6 6 (0.63%) Intranet
7 5 (0.52%) NAS
7 5 (0.52%) SAN
8 4 (0.42%) Network Security
9 3 (0.31%) BGP
9 3 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.31%) DNS
9 3 (0.31%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.31%) IPsec
9 3 (0.31%) IPv4
9 3 (0.31%) IPv6
9 3 (0.31%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 77 (8.02%) SAP BW
3 40 (4.17%) SAP HANA
4 34 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
4 34 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (2.50%) DB2
6 21 (2.19%) Big Data
6 21 (2.19%) Power BI
7 18 (1.88%) QlikView
8 17 (1.77%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.67%) Qlik Sense
10 15 (1.56%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.35%) MySQL
12 11 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 11 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 77 (8.02%) JIRA
2 23 (2.40%) Selenium
3 22 (2.29%) MSI
4 19 (1.98%) Cucumber
5 18 (1.88%) Git (software)
6 14 (1.46%) SpecFlow
7 13 (1.35%) Jenkins
7 13 (1.35%) WebDriver
8 11 (1.15%) Subversion
9 8 (0.83%) LSMW
10 6 (0.63%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.63%) Jasmine
10 6 (0.63%) Mocha
10 6 (0.63%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.63%) webpack
11 3 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 348 (36.25%) Finance
2 214 (22.29%) Manufacturing
3 146 (15.21%) Marketing
4 140 (14.58%) Public Sector
5 126 (13.13%) Telecoms
6 125 (13.02%) Electronics
7 57 (5.94%) Retail
8 22 (2.29%) French Language
9 21 (2.19%) Legal
10 16 (1.67%) Back Office
11 12 (1.25%) Billing
12 9 (0.94%) Banking
12 9 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.73%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.52%) Automotive
15 4 (0.42%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.42%) German Language
15 4 (0.42%) Polish Language
16 3 (0.31%) Military
17 2 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 204 (21.25%) Analyst
2 176 (18.33%) Consultant
3 149 (15.52%) SAP Consultant
4 131 (13.65%) Architect
5 94 (9.79%) SAP Analyst
6 84 (8.75%) Developer
7 64 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 46 (4.79%) SAP Manager
9 40 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 37 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
11 36 (3.75%) Technical Architect
12 34 (3.54%) Applications Support
13 32 (3.33%) SAP Business Analyst
14 31 (3.23%) SAP Architect
15 29 (3.02%) Enterprise Architect
15 29 (3.02%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
16 27 (2.81%) Delivery Manager
16 27 (2.81%) SAP Basis Consultant
17 24 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
18 23 (2.40%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (5.42%) SAP Basis
2 43 (4.48%) Web Services
3 39 (4.06%) .NET
4 36 (3.75%) SAP Fiori
5 35 (3.65%) EDI
6 32 (3.33%) SAP PI
7 23 (2.40%) AngularJS
7 23 (2.40%) CSS
7 23 (2.40%) IDoc
7 23 (2.40%) RESTful
8 20 (2.08%) XML
9 19 (1.98%) HTML
10 17 (1.77%) jQuery
10 17 (1.77%) JSON
10 17 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (1.67%) Kafka
12 15 (1.56%) SAP ALE
13 14 (1.46%) SAPUI5
14 13 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
15 12 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 98 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 40 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 31 (3.23%) Virtual Team
6 30 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 28 (2.92%) FMCG
8 19 (1.98%) User Experience
9 18 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
10 17 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.04%) Clustering
12 10 (1.04%) Life Science
13 9 (0.94%) Replication
14 8 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.83%) Blog
15 7 (0.73%) CMDB
15 7 (0.73%) SCADA
16 6 (0.63%) Credit Risk
16 6 (0.63%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 98 (10.21%) Linux
2 65 (6.77%) Windows
3 34 (3.54%) Unix
4 11 (1.15%) Windows 7
4 11 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.04%) CentOS
6 9 (0.94%) AIX
7 8 (0.83%) VMS
7 8 (0.83%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.73%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.52%) Debian
9 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.10%) SUSE
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (22.60%) ERP
2 185 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
3 182 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 143 (14.90%) Programme Management
6 136 (14.17%) Project Management
7 123 (12.81%) Digital Marketing
8 104 (10.83%) Logistics
9 90 (9.38%) CRM
9 90 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
10 83 (8.65%) ITIL
11 68 (7.08%) Migration
12 66 (6.88%) Business Analysis
13 65 (6.77%) Mentoring
14 61 (6.35%) Project Delivery
15 60 (6.25%) Waterfall
16 57 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
17 56 (5.83%) Service Delivery
18 54 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 53 (5.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 91 (9.48%) SQL
2 90 (9.38%) Java
3 77 (8.02%) ABAP
4 57 (5.94%) Python
5 55 (5.73%) C#
6 44 (4.58%) JavaScript
7 35 (3.65%) C
8 16 (1.67%) C++
9 13 (1.35%) Perl
9 13 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 13 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 10 (1.04%) SAPscript
11 8 (0.83%) Ruby
12 7 (0.73%) Go
13 6 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.63%) ES6
13 6 (0.63%) ES7
14 5 (0.52%) PHP
15 4 (0.42%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 142 (14.79%) Degree
2 120 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 76 (7.92%) SC Cleared
4 35 (3.65%) TOGAF Certification
5 29 (3.02%) ISEB
5 29 (3.02%) ISTQB
6 21 (2.19%) AWS Certification
6 21 (2.19%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.15%) SAP Certification
9 10 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.63%) CCA
11 6 (0.63%) CISSP
11 6 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.63%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.63%) PMP
12 4 (0.42%) ACCA
12 4 (0.42%) CIMA
13 3 (0.31%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 32 (3.33%) SLA
2 29 (3.02%) PMO
3 28 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 26 (2.71%) QA
5 8 (0.83%) IFRS
6 6 (0.63%) GDPR
7 5 (0.52%) COBIT
8 3 (0.31%) HL7
8 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.21%) RMADS
10 1 (0.10%) DICOM
10 1 (0.10%) NIST
10 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.10%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 34 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.15%) Docker
5 4 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.31%) Firmware
7 1 (0.10%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.10%) vCloud
7 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (2.19%) IBM BigFix
2 14 (1.46%) Kubernetes
3 12 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (0.94%) SCCM
5 6 (0.63%) Ansible
5 6 (0.63%) Terraform
6 5 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (0.52%) SCOM
7 3 (0.31%) Nagios
7 3 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.10%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.10%) vRealize
Vendors
1 129 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 114 (11.88%) Oracle
3 51 (5.31%) VMware
4 42 (4.38%) Salesforce.com
5 40 (4.17%) IBM
6 34 (3.54%) Citrix
7 30 (3.13%) Ariba
8 29 (3.02%) hybris
9 24 (2.50%) Cognos
10 23 (2.40%) Aruba
11 20 (2.08%) JD Edwards
12 16 (1.67%) Workday
13 15 (1.56%) Cisco
14 13 (1.35%) EMC
14 13 (1.35%) HP
15 12 (1.25%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.15%) Infor
16 11 (1.15%) PeopleSoft
16 11 (1.15%) Sage
17 8 (0.83%) Dell