Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 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
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 99 84
Rank change year-on-year -20 -15 +6
Permanent jobs citing SAP 388 453 992
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.61% 3.02% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 6.88% 7.50% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 302 228 637
10th Percentile £31,325 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £45,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £55,700
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +7.72% +1.27%
75th Percentile £67,125 £77,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £78,625 £92,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,330
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.83% +0.60%

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 5,638 6,041 10,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.95% 40.32% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,916 4,707 8,583
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,606 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% +5.00% +1.01%

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 15 June 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 15 June 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
Thames Valley +12 165 £52,500 -22.22% 24
Berkshire -2 117 £53,750 -20.37% 20
Hampshire -60 94 £57,000 +26.67% 8
Surrey +2 91 £45,000 -28.00% 10
Oxfordshire +21 27 £45,000 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +8 21 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Kent -15 12 £37,500 -30.88% 3
Middlesex +2 4 £51,250 +2.50%
East Sussex -8 4 £42,500 -37.04%
West Sussex -42 4 £60,000 +30.43% 4
Sussex - 1 £75,000 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 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.

1 167 (43.04%) Finance
2 142 (36.60%) Business Intelligence
3 131 (33.76%) Marketing
4 130 (33.51%) Manufacturing
5 115 (29.64%) Telecoms
6 113 (29.12%) Public Sector
7 105 (27.06%) Programme Management
7 105 (27.06%) Digital Marketing
8 104 (26.80%) Social Skills
9 103 (26.55%) Electronics
10 90 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
11 76 (19.59%) Degree
12 74 (19.07%) ERP
13 54 (13.92%) Project Management
14 48 (12.37%) SQL
15 45 (11.60%) Oracle
15 45 (11.60%) Linux
15 45 (11.60%) Microsoft
16 43 (11.08%) Azure
17 38 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (9.28%) JavaScript
19 33 (8.51%) SQL Server
20 32 (8.25%) Computer Science
21 30 (7.73%) Java
21 30 (7.73%) SAP S/4HANA
21 30 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
22 29 (7.47%) Process Improvement
22 29 (7.47%) C#
22 29 (7.47%) Retail
23 28 (7.22%) 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 15 (3.87%) Confluence
2 11 (2.84%) SAS
3 6 (1.55%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.29%) NetWeaver
4 5 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.03%) Documentum
6 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.52%) CMS
7 2 (0.52%) IIS
7 2 (0.52%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.52%) Liferay
7 2 (0.52%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.52%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) JBoss
8 1 (0.26%) nginx
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 28 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (2.84%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (7.73%) SAP S/4HANA
2 19 (4.90%) SAP HR
2 19 (4.90%) SAP SD
3 18 (4.64%) SAP Business One
4 17 (4.38%) NetSuite
5 15 (3.87%) SAP CO
6 12 (3.09%) Infor M3
6 12 (3.09%) SAP FI
7 11 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (2.58%) SAP FI/CO
9 9 (2.32%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (2.06%) SAP MM
11 7 (1.80%) SAP CRM
11 7 (1.80%) SAP Hybris
12 6 (1.55%) TrackWise
13 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (1.29%) SAP ERP
13 5 (1.29%) SAP PS
13 5 (1.29%) SAP R/3
14 4 (1.03%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.08%) Azure
2 28 (7.22%) AWS
3 20 (5.15%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (5.15%) Power Platform
4 17 (4.38%) SaaS
5 11 (2.84%) GCP
6 8 (2.06%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (2.06%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (1.55%) Azure Service Bus
8 4 (1.03%) Tricentis Tosca
8 4 (1.03%) Veeva
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (0.77%) Serverless
10 2 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.52%) GitHub
10 2 (0.52%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.84%) Firewall
2 7 (1.80%) DHCP
2 7 (1.80%) DNS
3 6 (1.55%) VPN
4 4 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.77%) Intranet
5 3 (0.77%) SSH
6 2 (0.52%) Internet
6 2 (0.52%) Skype
6 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.52%) WebEx
7 1 (0.26%) 5G
7 1 (0.26%) LAN
7 1 (0.26%) MPLS
7 1 (0.26%) SCCP
7 1 (0.26%) SD-WAN
7 1 (0.26%) VoIP
7 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.15%) Power BI
3 18 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.87%) MySQL
5 13 (3.35%) SAP HANA
6 12 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.58%) Tableau
9 8 (2.06%) SAP BW
10 7 (1.80%) QlikView
10 7 (1.80%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.29%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.29%) MS Access
11 5 (1.29%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.03%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.03%) Lumira
12 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (4.64%) JIRA
2 11 (2.84%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.06%) Selenium
3 8 (2.06%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.06%) WinAutomation
4 7 (1.80%) Cucumber
5 5 (1.29%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.29%) JUnit
5 5 (1.29%) Maven
5 5 (1.29%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (1.03%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.03%) Subversion
7 3 (0.77%) Cypress.io
7 3 (0.77%) Postman
7 3 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.77%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.52%) GitLab
8 2 (0.52%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.52%) SonarQube
General
1 167 (43.04%) Finance
2 131 (33.76%) Marketing
3 130 (33.51%) Manufacturing
4 115 (29.64%) Telecoms
5 113 (29.12%) Public Sector
6 104 (26.80%) Social Skills
7 103 (26.55%) Electronics
8 30 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (7.47%) Retail
10 21 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (4.38%) Presentation Skills
12 9 (2.32%) Aerospace
12 9 (2.32%) Influencing Skills
13 8 (2.06%) Banking
14 7 (1.80%) Publishing
15 6 (1.55%) Documentation Skills
15 6 (1.55%) Games
15 6 (1.55%) Korean Language
15 6 (1.55%) Organisational Skills
16 4 (1.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (18.04%) Developer
2 66 (17.01%) Consultant
3 50 (12.89%) Analyst
4 42 (10.82%) SAP Consultant
5 19 (4.90%) Software Developer
6 18 (4.64%) Architect
7 16 (4.12%) Software Engineer
8 14 (3.61%) Business Analyst
8 14 (3.61%) HR Consultant
8 14 (3.61%) SAP HR Consultant
9 13 (3.35%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.35%) SAP Analyst
9 13 (3.35%) SAP Manager
10 12 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 11 (2.84%) Functional Consultant
11 11 (2.84%) Junior
11 11 (2.84%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
11 11 (2.84%) SAP Developer
11 11 (2.84%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 11 (2.84%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.19%) .NET
2 18 (4.64%) SAP Fiori
3 17 (4.38%) Web Services
3 17 (4.38%) XML
4 16 (4.12%) HTML
5 15 (3.87%) EDI
5 15 (3.87%) React
6 13 (3.35%) AngularJS
6 13 (3.35%) SAPUI5
7 12 (3.09%) jQuery
8 11 (2.84%) IDoc
9 10 (2.58%) JSON
9 10 (2.58%) SAP Basis
9 10 (2.58%) SAP PI
9 10 (2.58%) SAP XI
9 10 (2.58%) WPF
10 9 (2.32%) CSS
10 9 (2.32%) Entity Framework
10 9 (2.32%) LINQ
11 8 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (3.61%) Life Science
3 11 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.58%) Algorithms
4 10 (2.58%) Biotechnology
4 10 (2.58%) User Experience
5 9 (2.32%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (1.80%) PMI
7 6 (1.55%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.55%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.03%) FMCG
8 4 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.03%) Pharmacovigilance
9 3 (0.77%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.77%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (0.77%) Social Media
9 3 (0.77%) Video Editing
10 2 (0.52%) Acoustics
10 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.60%) Linux
2 26 (6.70%) Windows
3 13 (3.35%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (2.06%) Unix
5 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (1.03%) Android
7 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.77%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) VMS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (36.60%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (27.06%) Digital Marketing
2 105 (27.06%) Programme Management
3 90 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (19.07%) ERP
5 54 (13.92%) Project Management
6 38 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (8.25%) Computer Science
8 29 (7.47%) Process Improvement
9 28 (7.22%) Analytics
10 27 (6.96%) Business Analysis
11 26 (6.70%) ITIL
11 26 (6.70%) Software Testing
12 24 (6.19%) Test Automation
13 23 (5.93%) Migration
14 22 (5.67%) Requirements Gathering
14 22 (5.67%) SDLC
14 22 (5.67%) Software Engineering
15 21 (5.41%) DevOps
15 21 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (12.37%) SQL
2 36 (9.28%) JavaScript
3 30 (7.73%) Java
4 29 (7.47%) C#
5 24 (6.19%) ABAP
6 21 (5.41%) Python
7 16 (4.12%) C++
8 11 (2.84%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.58%) VBA
10 9 (2.32%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.06%) R
12 7 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.80%) C
12 7 (1.80%) Perl
12 7 (1.80%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.29%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.03%) Cython
15 3 (0.77%) SAS Macro
16 2 (0.52%) PHP
16 2 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 76 (19.59%) Degree
2 26 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.67%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (3.35%) PMI Certification
7 11 (2.84%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.55%) Master's Degree
8 6 (1.55%) MCP
8 6 (1.55%) PMP
9 4 (1.03%) MBA
9 4 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
9 4 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.77%) CSPO
11 2 (0.52%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.26%) CISSP
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.64%) PMO
2 12 (3.09%) QA
2 12 (3.09%) SLA
3 11 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.06%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.29%) GDPR
5 5 (1.29%) NIST
6 3 (0.77%) CDISC
6 3 (0.77%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.77%) Good Clinical Practice
6 3 (0.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.52%) GRC
7 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.26%) GMP
8 1 (0.26%) IFRS
8 1 (0.26%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 12 (3.09%) Docker
2 9 (2.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.26%) RACF
3 1 (0.26%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (3.35%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.29%) Ansible
2 5 (1.29%) Terraform
3 2 (0.52%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.26%) vRealize
4 1 (0.26%) zSecure
Vendors
1 45 (11.60%) Microsoft
1 45 (11.60%) Oracle
2 19 (4.90%) JD Edwards
2 19 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (3.87%) hybris
3 15 (3.87%) ServiceNow
4 14 (3.61%) Cisco
4 14 (3.61%) Infor
5 13 (3.35%) VMware
6 12 (3.09%) UiPath
7 11 (2.84%) Epicor
8 10 (2.58%) Automation Anywhere
8 10 (2.58%) IBM
9 9 (2.32%) F5
9 9 (2.32%) IFS
10 8 (2.06%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.06%) Workday
11 7 (1.80%) Blue Prism
11 7 (1.80%) Cognos
12 6 (1.55%) Snow