Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 2017 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 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 81 57
Rank change year-on-year +31 -24 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1553 1225 1952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.39% 3.45% 4.61%
As % of the Vendors category 11.82% 7.37% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 805 843 1456
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
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 13140 16632 21354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.62% 46.90% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10469 13419 17359
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 +43 548 £52,500 -4.55% 17
Surrey +20 533 £55,000 -6.38% 3
Berkshire +27 352 £55,000 - 10
Hampshire +32 311 £50,000 - 15
Buckinghamshire +42 113 £54,000 +20.00% 3
Oxfordshire +45 81 £45,000 -18.18% 4
West Sussex +28 73 £53,750 +13.16% 2
Kent +4 16 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Sussex +3 11 £57,500 -17.86% 1
East Sussex +10 10 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Middlesex +8 8 £57,500 +4.55% 1
Home Counties - 1 £75,000 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SAP.

1 582 (37.48%) Finance
2 496 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
3 389 (25.05%) Manufacturing
4 333 (21.44%) Marketing
5 310 (19.96%) Programme Management
6 299 (19.25%) Telecoms
7 298 (19.19%) Digital Marketing
8 294 (18.93%) Electronics
9 284 (18.29%) Business Development
10 267 (17.19%) ERP
11 256 (16.48%) SQL
12 248 (15.97%) Coaching
13 240 (15.45%) Project Management
14 227 (14.62%) Java
15 219 (14.10%) ABAP
16 205 (13.20%) Degree
17 201 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
18 198 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
19 189 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
20 176 (11.33%) SAP FI
21 172 (11.08%) Oracle
22 167 (10.75%) SAP CO
23 162 (10.43%) SAP FI/CO
24 161 (10.37%) Microsoft
25 150 (9.66%) SAP BW
26 148 (9.53%) BusinessObjects
27 138 (8.89%) SAP Implementation
28 133 (8.56%) Migration
29 131 (8.44%) Windows
30 125 (8.05%) Retail

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 43 (2.77%) NetWeaver
2 32 (2.06%) Apache
3 27 (1.74%) SAS
4 24 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 15 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (0.84%) MS Exchange
8 12 (0.77%) Apache Spark
9 11 (0.71%) CMS
9 11 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 7 (0.45%) IIS
10 7 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.26%) SAP Portal
12 2 (0.13%) Drupal
12 2 (0.13%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.97%) Autodesk Inventor
7 5 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.064%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.064%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 176 (11.33%) SAP FI
2 167 (10.75%) SAP CO
3 162 (10.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 107 (6.89%) SAP MM
5 102 (6.57%) SAP S/4HANA
6 91 (5.86%) SAP SD
7 84 (5.41%) SAP ERP
8 67 (4.31%) SAP HR
9 59 (3.80%) SAP Retail
10 47 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
11 46 (2.96%) SAP PM
11 46 (2.96%) SAP SCM
12 40 (2.58%) SAP CRM
13 36 (2.32%) SAP HCM
14 34 (2.19%) SAP BPC
15 31 (2.00%) SAP QM
16 29 (1.87%) SAP PS
17 23 (1.48%) SAP Business One
17 23 (1.48%) SAP R/3
18 22 (1.42%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 82 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (3.73%) SaaS
3 54 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (2.51%) SuccessFactors
5 29 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (0.45%) FinancialForce
7 7 (0.45%) Force.com
7 7 (0.45%) PaaS
8 6 (0.39%) Slack
9 4 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.19%) Office 365
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.064%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.064%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.064%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.12%) Internet
2 24 (1.55%) AMQP
3 23 (1.48%) LAN
3 23 (1.48%) WAN
4 20 (1.29%) Firewall
5 13 (0.84%) DHCP
5 13 (0.84%) DNS
5 13 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (0.77%) HTTP
7 11 (0.71%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (0.71%) MPLS
7 11 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
7 11 (0.71%) SMTP
7 11 (0.71%) VLAN
7 11 (0.71%) VPN
8 8 (0.52%) FTP
8 8 (0.52%) Intranet
9 7 (0.45%) SMS
10 4 (0.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (9.66%) SAP BW
2 148 (9.53%) BusinessObjects
3 112 (7.21%) SQL Server
4 88 (5.67%) SAP HANA
5 81 (5.22%) MySQL
6 72 (4.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 64 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 63 (4.06%) SAP Data Services
9 52 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
11 43 (2.77%) NoSQL
12 38 (2.45%) Big Data
12 38 (2.45%) QlikView
13 36 (2.32%) Oracle Database
14 35 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
14 35 (2.25%) GIS
14 35 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 27 (1.74%) Hadoop
16 27 (1.74%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 43 (2.77%) JIRA
2 38 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 34 (2.19%) JUnit
4 33 (2.12%) LSMW
5 26 (1.67%) Eclipse
5 26 (1.67%) Selenium
6 17 (1.09%) LoadRunner
7 16 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 13 (0.84%) WebDriver
9 12 (0.77%) HP UFT
9 12 (0.77%) Subversion
10 11 (0.71%) eCATT
10 11 (0.71%) Toad
11 10 (0.64%) git-flow
11 10 (0.64%) JMeter
11 10 (0.64%) SoapUI
11 10 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 9 (0.58%) eggPlant
12 9 (0.58%) gulp
12 9 (0.58%) LoadUI
General
1 582 (37.48%) Finance
2 389 (25.05%) Manufacturing
3 333 (21.44%) Marketing
4 299 (19.25%) Telecoms
5 294 (18.93%) Electronics
6 125 (8.05%) Retail
7 79 (5.09%) Legal
8 45 (2.90%) Billing
9 40 (2.58%) Publishing
10 36 (2.32%) General Ledger
11 26 (1.67%) German Language
12 25 (1.61%) Banking
13 16 (1.03%) Aerospace
13 16 (1.03%) Back Office
14 14 (0.90%) Advertising
15 13 (0.84%) Italian Language
15 13 (0.84%) Spanish Language
16 12 (0.77%) Digital Economy
17 10 (0.64%) Automotive
18 9 (0.58%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 408 (26.27%) Consultant
2 335 (21.57%) SAP Consultant
3 269 (17.32%) Analyst
4 251 (16.16%) Developer
5 123 (7.92%) SAP Analyst
6 116 (7.47%) Architect
7 91 (5.86%) SAP Developer
8 83 (5.34%) SAP Architect
9 80 (5.15%) SAP Manager
10 76 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
11 57 (3.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 56 (3.61%) Support Analyst
13 54 (3.48%) SAP SD Consultant
14 52 (3.35%) Business Analyst
15 48 (3.09%) Project Manager
16 47 (3.03%) Managing Consultant
17 45 (2.90%) SAP FI Consultant
18 40 (2.58%) Java Developer
18 40 (2.58%) SAP CO Consultant
18 40 (2.58%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (5.86%) Web Services
2 81 (5.22%) Spring
3 76 (4.89%) .NET
4 59 (3.80%) REST
4 59 (3.80%) XML
5 52 (3.35%) RESTful
6 44 (2.83%) JSON
7 42 (2.70%) BAPI
8 41 (2.64%) J2EE
9 38 (2.45%) IDoc
9 38 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
10 36 (2.32%) HTML
11 35 (2.25%) React
12 34 (2.19%) CSS
13 29 (1.87%) Middleware
14 27 (1.74%) EDI
14 27 (1.74%) SAP Basis
14 27 (1.74%) SAP XI
15 24 (1.55%) AngularJS
16 23 (1.48%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 189 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 39 (2.51%) Management Information System
4 38 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (2.19%) User Experience
6 23 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 21 (1.35%) SWIFT
8 20 (1.29%) Virtual Team
9 18 (1.16%) FMCG
10 17 (1.09%) NHS
11 12 (0.77%) Clustering
11 12 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (0.58%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.45%) DataPower
14 6 (0.39%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.39%) LIMS
15 5 (0.32%) EPoS
15 5 (0.32%) Fintech
15 5 (0.32%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 131 (8.44%) Windows
2 91 (5.86%) Linux
3 26 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.61%) Windows Server
5 22 (1.42%) Android
5 22 (1.42%) Unix
6 20 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.52%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.064%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
2 310 (19.96%) Programme Management
3 298 (19.19%) Digital Marketing
4 284 (18.29%) Business Development
5 267 (17.19%) ERP
6 248 (15.97%) Coaching
7 240 (15.45%) Project Management
8 201 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
9 198 (12.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 138 (8.89%) SAP Implementation
11 133 (8.56%) Migration
12 124 (7.98%) CRM
13 119 (7.66%) ETL
14 113 (7.28%) Data Migration
15 106 (6.83%) Logistics
16 95 (6.12%) Mentoring
17 88 (5.67%) Risk Management
18 87 (5.60%) Data Management
19 86 (5.54%) Continuous Integration
20 80 (5.15%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 256 (16.48%) SQL
2 227 (14.62%) Java
3 219 (14.10%) ABAP
4 92 (5.92%) C#
5 72 (4.64%) Python
6 63 (4.06%) JavaScript
7 34 (2.19%) T-SQL
8 32 (2.06%) Ruby
9 25 (1.61%) C++
9 25 (1.61%) PL/SQL
10 24 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 18 (1.16%) Shell Script
12 14 (0.90%) SAPscript
13 13 (0.84%) C
13 13 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.71%) ActionScript
14 11 (0.71%) ActionScript 2.0
15 10 (0.64%) Go
15 10 (0.64%) R
16 9 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 205 (13.20%) Degree
2 118 (7.60%) Security Cleared
3 56 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 47 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 35 (2.25%) MBA
6 23 (1.48%) CIMA
7 20 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.16%) Master's Degree
9 15 (0.97%) ACCA
10 13 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (0.77%) CCNA
11 12 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.52%) AAT
12 8 (0.52%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.39%) PMP
13 6 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.32%) CCA
14 5 (0.32%) ISEB
14 5 (0.32%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.25%) QA
2 40 (2.58%) SLA
3 39 (2.51%) Data Quality
4 18 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.03%) PMO
6 7 (0.45%) GAAP
7 2 (0.13%) COBIT
7 2 (0.13%) GDPR
7 2 (0.13%) WCAG
8 1 (0.064%) GxP
8 1 (0.064%) HL7
System Software
1 31 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.93%) Docker
3 22 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.77%) KVM
5 11 (0.71%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
5 11 (0.71%) XenApp
5 11 (0.71%) XenServer
6 10 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.26%) SAP ITS
8 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 28 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (1.09%) Puppet
3 11 (0.71%) WSUS
3 11 (0.71%) ZABBIX
4 10 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (0.58%) Grafana
5 9 (0.58%) Packer
5 9 (0.58%) Terraform
6 4 (0.26%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.26%) Nagios
6 4 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 3 (0.19%) Ansible
8 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.064%) Cacti
Vendors
1 172 (11.08%) Oracle
2 161 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 58 (3.73%) hybris
4 55 (3.54%) Ariba
5 43 (2.77%) Informatica
5 43 (2.77%) Salesforce.com
6 40 (2.58%) Sage
7 36 (2.32%) VMware
8 34 (2.19%) IBM
9 26 (1.67%) HP
10 24 (1.55%) Cognos
10 24 (1.55%) Concur
11 19 (1.22%) Infor
12 15 (0.97%) ArcSight
12 15 (0.97%) Cisco
12 15 (0.97%) Hortonworks
12 15 (0.97%) Jaspersoft
13 14 (0.90%) Epicor
13 14 (0.90%) Tableau
13 14 (0.90%) Xamarin