Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 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
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 75 70
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 728 1,048 1,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.23% 3.92% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 7.76% 9.40% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 401 592 745
South East median annual salary £59,000 £57,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.61% +13.86% -8.18%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,600 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.83% +2.91% -

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 9,383 11,148 14,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.66% 41.75% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7,270 8,798 11,100
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.87%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020. 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
Hampshire +15 243 £47,500 -5.00% 24
Thames Valley -38 201 £65,000 +8.33% 50
Berkshire -27 170 £65,000 +11.59% 36
Surrey +1 161 £60,000 +4.35% 14
West Sussex -30 55 £51,900 -8.30% 8
Kent -9 18 £42,500 -24.44% 5
Middlesex +3 17 £60,000 -7.69%
Oxfordshire -30 17 £60,000 -4.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +7 14 £48,000 -1.54% 7
East Sussex -7 6 £53,750 +13.16% 1
Home Counties 0 2 - -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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.

1 253 (34.75%) Finance
2 155 (21.29%) ERP
3 128 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 124 (17.03%) Manufacturing
5 115 (15.80%) Business Intelligence
6 114 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (14.56%) Security Cleared
8 104 (14.29%) Degree
9 98 (13.46%) Marketing
10 97 (13.32%) Logistics
11 92 (12.64%) SAP S/4HANA
12 90 (12.36%) Oracle
13 89 (12.23%) Java
14 88 (12.09%) Project Management
15 78 (10.71%) Microsoft
16 77 (10.58%) SuccessFactors
17 76 (10.44%) Public Sector
18 75 (10.30%) Programme Management
19 71 (9.75%) CRM
19 71 (9.75%) Telecoms
20 70 (9.62%) Electronics
21 68 (9.34%) SC Cleared
21 68 (9.34%) Digital Marketing
22 66 (9.07%) SAP BW
23 63 (8.65%) Test Automation
24 61 (8.38%) Mentoring
24 61 (8.38%) SAP FI/CO
24 61 (8.38%) SAP FI
24 61 (8.38%) SAP CO
25 60 (8.24%) SQL

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 49 (6.73%) Confluence
2 29 (3.98%) NetWeaver
3 18 (2.47%) SAP Portal
4 15 (2.06%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.37%) Apache
5 10 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (1.37%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.96%) ThingWorx
7 5 (0.69%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.69%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.14%) CMS
9 1 (0.14%) JBoss
9 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (3.71%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 92 (12.64%) SAP S/4HANA
2 61 (8.38%) SAP CO
2 61 (8.38%) SAP FI
2 61 (8.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 56 (7.69%) SAP HR
4 37 (5.08%) SAP PP
5 36 (4.95%) SAP MM
6 35 (4.81%) SAP SD
7 32 (4.40%) SAP ERP
8 31 (4.26%) SAP CRM
9 29 (3.98%) SAP HCM
10 28 (3.85%) SAP WM
11 24 (3.30%) SAP BPC
11 24 (3.30%) SAP PM
12 16 (2.20%) SAP LE
13 15 (2.06%) NetSuite
14 13 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
15 12 (1.65%) SAP SCM
16 11 (1.51%) SAP IBP
16 11 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (10.58%) SuccessFactors
2 35 (4.81%) SaaS
3 27 (3.71%) AWS
4 23 (3.16%) Azure
5 19 (2.61%) Dynamics 365
6 12 (1.65%) Office 365
7 10 (1.37%) Amazon Cognito
7 10 (1.37%) GitHub
7 10 (1.37%) Serverless
8 8 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.10%) PaaS
8 8 (1.10%) Power Platform
9 7 (0.96%) Boomi
10 4 (0.55%) GCP
10 4 (0.55%) IaaS
11 2 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.27%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.27%) Smartsheet
12 1 (0.14%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.92%) Internet
2 7 (0.96%) Firewall
3 5 (0.69%) DHCP
3 5 (0.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.27%) DNS
4 2 (0.27%) FTP
4 2 (0.27%) HTTP
4 2 (0.27%) Intranet
4 2 (0.27%) NAS
4 2 (0.27%) SAN
4 2 (0.27%) VPN
4 2 (0.27%) WAN
4 2 (0.27%) WebEx
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
5 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.14%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.07%) SAP BW
2 50 (6.87%) SAP HANA
3 35 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 25 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (2.06%) MySQL
7 12 (1.65%) Big Data
7 12 (1.65%) SAP Data Services
8 11 (1.51%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (1.37%) QlikView
10 9 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.10%) Power BI
12 7 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 5 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.69%) InfluxDB
13 5 (0.69%) MariaDB
13 5 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (7.97%) JIRA
2 32 (4.40%) Selenium
3 27 (3.71%) Cucumber
4 19 (2.61%) Git (software)
4 19 (2.61%) SpecFlow
5 17 (2.34%) Subversion
5 17 (2.34%) WebDriver
6 13 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.37%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.82%) JUnit
8 6 (0.82%) LSMW
9 2 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.14%) GitLab
10 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 253 (34.75%) Finance
2 124 (17.03%) Manufacturing
3 98 (13.46%) Marketing
4 76 (10.44%) Public Sector
5 71 (9.75%) Telecoms
6 70 (9.62%) Electronics
7 37 (5.08%) Retail
8 24 (3.30%) Legal
9 15 (2.06%) Back Office
10 14 (1.92%) French Language
11 9 (1.24%) Games
12 7 (0.96%) Banking
13 6 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.69%) Billing
15 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.27%) Advertising
16 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.27%) German Language
16 2 (0.27%) Police
16 2 (0.27%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 161 (22.12%) Consultant
2 132 (18.13%) SAP Consultant
3 129 (17.72%) Analyst
4 91 (12.50%) Architect
5 70 (9.62%) SAP Analyst
6 51 (7.01%) Developer
7 45 (6.18%) SAP Architect
8 34 (4.67%) SAP Manager
9 33 (4.53%) Project Manager
10 29 (3.98%) Business Analyst
11 26 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
12 25 (3.43%) SAP Business Analyst
13 22 (3.02%) SAP CO Consultant
13 22 (3.02%) SAP FI Consultant
13 22 (3.02%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 22 (3.02%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 21 (2.88%) Automation Test Lead
15 20 (2.75%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
16 19 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
16 19 (2.61%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.67%) SAP Basis
2 29 (3.98%) SAP Fiori
3 23 (3.16%) IDoc
3 23 (3.16%) SAP PI
4 19 (2.61%) .NET
4 19 (2.61%) Web Services
4 19 (2.61%) XML
5 18 (2.47%) EDI
6 17 (2.34%) SAP ALE
7 16 (2.20%) SAP XI
8 12 (1.65%) J2EE
9 11 (1.51%) AngularJS
9 11 (1.51%) CSS
10 10 (1.37%) LAMP
10 10 (1.37%) Middleware
11 9 (1.24%) HTML
11 9 (1.24%) RESTful
12 8 (1.10%) BAPI
12 8 (1.10%) SAPUI5
13 7 (0.96%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.88%) FMCG
4 15 (2.06%) Data Structures
4 15 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (1.92%) Virtual Team
6 11 (1.51%) User Experience
7 9 (1.24%) Replication
8 8 (1.10%) Life Science
8 8 (1.10%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.96%) Credit Risk
9 7 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.96%) Market Risk
10 6 (0.82%) CMDB
10 6 (0.82%) EMC VNX
11 5 (0.69%) Blog
11 5 (0.69%) Clustering
11 5 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (0.69%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 44 (6.04%) Linux
2 43 (5.91%) Windows
3 29 (3.98%) Unix
4 11 (1.51%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.96%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.82%) Android
6 6 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.82%) VMS
6 6 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.69%) CentOS
7 5 (0.69%) Debian
7 5 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.41%) AIX
9 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (21.29%) ERP
2 128 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 115 (15.80%) Business Intelligence
4 114 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (13.32%) Logistics
6 88 (12.09%) Project Management
7 75 (10.30%) Programme Management
8 71 (9.75%) CRM
9 68 (9.34%) Digital Marketing
10 63 (8.65%) Test Automation
11 61 (8.38%) Mentoring
12 52 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
13 47 (6.46%) Project Delivery
14 46 (6.32%) Waterfall
15 43 (5.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 40 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
17 37 (5.08%) Business Analysis
17 37 (5.08%) ITIL
18 36 (4.95%) Migration
18 36 (4.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 89 (12.23%) Java
2 60 (8.24%) SQL
3 43 (5.91%) ABAP
4 39 (5.36%) Python
5 38 (5.22%) C#
6 34 (4.67%) JavaScript
7 30 (4.12%) C
8 16 (2.20%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.92%) Perl
9 14 (1.92%) Ruby
10 11 (1.51%) C++
11 10 (1.37%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.24%) Go
13 6 (0.82%) Apple Swift
14 5 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.41%) R
15 3 (0.41%) VBA
16 2 (0.27%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.27%) Groovy
16 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 104 (14.29%) Degree
3 68 (9.34%) SC Cleared
4 33 (4.53%) ISEB
4 33 (4.53%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 11 (1.51%) TOGAF Certification
7 10 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (0.82%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.55%) ACCA
10 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.41%) CIMA
11 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.41%) PMP
12 2 (0.27%) AAT
12 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.27%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.27%) CLAS
12 2 (0.27%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.57%) QA
2 25 (3.43%) Data Quality
3 23 (3.16%) SLA
4 20 (2.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (2.34%) PMO
6 7 (0.96%) GDPR
7 6 (0.82%) IFRS
8 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.27%) RMADS
10 1 (0.14%) DICOM
10 1 (0.14%) HL7
10 1 (0.14%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 11 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.10%) Docker
3 5 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (0.96%) Ansible
4 4 (0.55%) SCCM
5 2 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.27%) Nagios
5 2 (0.27%) Terraform
6 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 90 (12.36%) Oracle
2 78 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
4 26 (3.57%) hybris
5 19 (2.61%) Cognos
6 18 (2.47%) IBM
6 18 (2.47%) VMware
7 14 (1.92%) Ariba
7 14 (1.92%) JD Edwards
8 12 (1.65%) EMC
9 11 (1.51%) HP
10 10 (1.37%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.24%) Google
11 9 (1.24%) Infor
12 8 (1.10%) Cisco
12 8 (1.10%) Workday
13 7 (0.96%) Epicor
13 7 (0.96%) Informatica
13 7 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (0.96%) PTC