Period
to 18 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 147 114 80
Rank change year-on-year -33 -34 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAP 413 270 809
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.33% 2.75% 3.50%
As % of the Vendors category 5.82% 7.35% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 272 187 461
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £86,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -4.35%

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 7,098 3,673 9,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.05% 37.38% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,765 2,875 7,458
10th Percentile £27,600 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 18 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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 -19 152 £70,000 +40.00% 21
Berkshire -3 94 £76,250 +48.78% 15
Surrey -67 86 £60,000 +26.32% 15
Hampshire -32 84 £69,250 +23.66% 7
West Sussex +38 52 £60,000 +0.84% 7
Oxfordshire -11 30 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -29 29 £67,500 +107.69% 5
Kent -36 18 £52,500 +40.00% 1
East Sussex -21 9 £42,500 - 1
Home Counties - 4 £65,000 -
Sussex -4 2 £37,500 -50.00% 1
Middlesex -16 1 £35,000 -36.36%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 199 (48.18%) Finance
2 194 (46.97%) Social Skills
3 133 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (31.72%) Project Management
5 107 (25.91%) Degree
6 105 (25.42%) ERP
7 83 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
8 77 (18.64%) Manufacturing
9 71 (17.19%) Marketing
10 70 (16.95%) SAP S/4HANA
11 67 (16.22%) Oracle
12 58 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
13 55 (13.32%) PRINCE2
14 54 (13.08%) Azure
15 53 (12.83%) SQL
16 52 (12.59%) Retail
16 52 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (12.11%) Microsoft
18 49 (11.86%) Logistics
19 48 (11.62%) Telecoms
19 48 (11.62%) Project Delivery
20 46 (11.14%) Risk Management
20 46 (11.14%) Programme Management
21 44 (10.65%) Management Information System
22 42 (10.17%) Public Sector
22 42 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
22 42 (10.17%) Analytics
23 41 (9.93%) Electronics
23 41 (9.93%) Migration
23 41 (9.93%) Digital Marketing

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 14 (3.39%) SAS
2 13 (3.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.48%) CMS
3 2 (0.48%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 34 (8.23%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (7.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (4.36%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 70 (16.95%) SAP S/4HANA
2 21 (5.08%) NetSuite
3 15 (3.63%) SAP Business One
4 13 (3.15%) SAP BPC
4 13 (3.15%) SAP MDG
5 11 (2.66%) SAP ERP
6 10 (2.42%) SAP HR
7 9 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (1.94%) Infor M3
8 8 (1.94%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 8 (1.94%) SAP IBP
8 8 (1.94%) SAP MM
8 8 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (1.69%) SAP CO
9 7 (1.69%) SAP FI
10 6 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
10 6 (1.45%) SAP EHS
10 6 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (1.45%) SAP VC
11 5 (1.21%) SAP BRIM
Cloud Services
1 54 (13.08%) Azure
2 38 (9.20%) Power Platform
3 25 (6.05%) SaaS
4 22 (5.33%) AWS
5 17 (4.12%) Microsoft 365
6 15 (3.63%) PowerApps
7 14 (3.39%) SuccessFactors
8 13 (3.15%) Boomi
9 12 (2.91%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (1.94%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (1.94%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 6 (1.45%) IaaS
11 6 (1.45%) Snowflake
12 4 (0.97%) Collibra
12 4 (0.97%) GCP
12 4 (0.97%) PaaS
13 3 (0.73%) Serverless
14 2 (0.48%) Azure Storage
14 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (0.48%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (0.97%) FTP
1 4 (0.97%) Telepresence
2 2 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (0.48%) Firewall
2 2 (0.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.24%) Internet
3 1 (0.24%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.02%) Power BI
2 19 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.39%) SAP BW
4 13 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.91%) Big Data
5 12 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (2.91%) QlikView
6 11 (2.66%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (2.42%) Data Lake
8 9 (2.18%) DataStage
8 9 (2.18%) SAP Data Services
9 8 (1.94%) SAP HANA
10 7 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 6 (1.45%) Tableau
12 5 (1.21%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.73%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (0.73%) MySQL
13 3 (0.73%) OLAP
13 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.18%) JIRA
2 5 (1.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.97%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.97%) Maven
3 4 (0.97%) Selenium
4 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.73%) JUnit
4 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.73%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.24%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.24%) Postman
5 1 (0.24%) Subversion
5 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 199 (48.18%) Finance
2 194 (46.97%) Social Skills
3 77 (18.64%) Manufacturing
4 71 (17.19%) Marketing
5 58 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (12.59%) Retail
7 48 (11.62%) Telecoms
8 42 (10.17%) Public Sector
9 41 (9.93%) Electronics
10 24 (5.81%) Influencing Skills
11 20 (4.84%) Presentation Skills
12 17 (4.12%) Legal
13 14 (3.39%) Banking
14 12 (2.91%) Billing
14 12 (2.91%) French Language
15 11 (2.66%) Automotive
16 8 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (1.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 7 (1.69%) Law
18 6 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 71 (17.19%) Analyst
2 50 (12.11%) Architect
3 49 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 38 (9.20%) SAP Manager
5 31 (7.51%) Solutions Architect
6 29 (7.02%) Business Analyst
7 23 (5.57%) SAP Analyst
8 22 (5.33%) IT Manager
9 20 (4.84%) Consultant
10 19 (4.60%) Developer
11 13 (3.15%) SAP Project Manager
12 12 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (2.91%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.66%) Applications Specialist
13 11 (2.66%) Data Manager
13 11 (2.66%) SAP Architect
14 10 (2.42%) Junior
14 10 (2.42%) Procurement Advisor
15 9 (2.18%) SAP Data Manager
15 9 (2.18%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.12%) SAP Fiori
2 15 (3.63%) EDI
3 14 (3.39%) Middleware
4 10 (2.42%) .NET
5 9 (2.18%) OAuth
5 9 (2.18%) OpenID
5 9 (2.18%) SAML
6 6 (1.45%) SAPUI5
7 4 (0.97%) Gherkin
7 4 (0.97%) HTML
7 4 (0.97%) XML
8 3 (0.73%) BAPI
8 3 (0.73%) CSS
8 3 (0.73%) React
8 3 (0.73%) SAP Basis
8 3 (0.73%) SAP PI
8 3 (0.73%) SOAP
8 3 (0.73%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (0.73%) Web Services
8 3 (0.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.65%) Management Information System
2 26 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.91%) Cloud Native
4 12 (2.91%) Life Science
5 9 (2.18%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.18%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.94%) FMCG
7 7 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
7 7 (1.69%) User Experience
8 6 (1.45%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.45%) Legacy Systems
8 6 (1.45%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.21%) CMDB
9 5 (1.21%) PMI
10 4 (0.97%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (0.97%) Cyberattack
10 4 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.05%) Windows
2 16 (3.87%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.39%) Linux
4 4 (0.97%) Android
4 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
4 4 (0.97%) VMS
5 1 (0.24%) Unix
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (31.72%) Project Management
3 105 (25.42%) ERP
4 83 (20.10%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (13.32%) PRINCE2
6 52 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
7 49 (11.86%) Logistics
8 48 (11.62%) Project Delivery
9 46 (11.14%) Programme Management
9 46 (11.14%) Risk Management
10 42 (10.17%) Analytics
10 42 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 41 (9.93%) Digital Marketing
11 41 (9.93%) Migration
12 39 (9.44%) CRM
12 39 (9.44%) Data Management
13 33 (7.99%) Service Delivery
13 33 (7.99%) Service Management
14 32 (7.75%) Scrum
15 31 (7.51%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (12.83%) SQL
2 17 (4.12%) C
3 16 (3.87%) ABAP
4 13 (3.15%) Java
5 12 (2.91%) C#
6 8 (1.94%) Python
7 7 (1.69%) VBA
8 5 (1.21%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.73%) Bash
9 3 (0.73%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.48%) Bicep
10 2 (0.48%) Perl
10 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.48%) R
10 2 (0.48%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.24%) Cython
11 1 (0.24%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 107 (25.91%) Degree
2 17 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.87%) PMI Certification
4 13 (3.15%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.91%) Master's Degree
6 11 (2.66%) PMP
7 8 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.69%) ISEB
9 6 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.21%) CIMA
10 5 (1.21%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.97%) ACCA
12 3 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.73%) MBA
12 3 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.48%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.24%) APMP
14 1 (0.24%) CISM
14 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.02%) SLA
2 25 (6.05%) QA
3 15 (3.63%) PMO
4 14 (3.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (2.42%) NIST
6 9 (2.18%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.94%) GDPR
8 2 (0.48%) CDISC
8 2 (0.48%) COBIT
8 2 (0.48%) Good Clinical Practice
8 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.24%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.24%) COSO
9 1 (0.24%) IFRS
9 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.97%) BitLocker
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.48%) NFS
4 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.24%) IAG
Systems Management
1 8 (1.94%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.97%) Ansible
2 4 (0.97%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (0.97%) Jamf Pro
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (0.97%) SCCM
2 4 (0.97%) Terraform
3 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 67 (16.22%) Oracle
2 50 (12.11%) Microsoft
3 35 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (7.26%) Ariba
5 20 (4.84%) JD Edwards
6 19 (4.60%) Informatica
7 17 (4.12%) IFS
8 15 (3.63%) Infor
8 15 (3.63%) VMware
9 14 (3.39%) Epicor
9 14 (3.39%) Workday
10 13 (3.15%) IBM
10 13 (3.15%) OutSystems
11 12 (2.91%) Cognos
12 11 (2.66%) Cisco
13 9 (2.18%) Concur
13 9 (2.18%) Google
13 9 (2.18%) Sage
14 8 (1.94%) Databricks
14 8 (1.94%) StreamSets