Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 68 59
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1,522 1,243 1,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.95% 3.88% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 10.93% 8.13% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 754 821 1,465
South East median annual salary £50,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.73% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -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 13,929 15,282 20,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.28% 47.72% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10,940 12,238 16,612
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 +10 511 £52,500 -12.50% 56
Surrey +11 439 £50,000 -9.09% 23
Hampshire +23 395 £48,000 -4.00% 39
Berkshire +2 336 £52,500 -16.00% 41
Oxfordshire +39 108 £50,250 -8.64% 4
West Sussex +19 97 £53,750 +7.50% 8
Buckinghamshire +5 67 £51,250 +7.89% 11
Middlesex +20 16 £75,000 +57.89% 2
East Sussex -9 15 £60,000 -6.25%
Kent +22 14 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Sussex -19 5 £70,000 +7.69%
Home Counties +14 1 £75,000 +11.11%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 478 (31.41%) Finance
2 331 (21.75%) Business Intelligence
3 297 (19.51%) ERP
4 273 (17.94%) Manufacturing
5 269 (17.67%) Business Development
6 249 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 218 (14.32%) Coaching
8 211 (13.86%) Project Management
9 209 (13.73%) SQL
10 201 (13.21%) ABAP
11 189 (12.42%) Degree
12 183 (12.02%) Marketing
13 176 (11.56%) Retail
14 174 (11.43%) CRM
15 168 (11.04%) Oracle
16 164 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
17 161 (10.58%) Migration
17 161 (10.58%) Java
18 159 (10.45%) Microsoft
19 158 (10.38%) SAP FI
20 149 (9.79%) SAP CO
21 144 (9.46%) SAP FI/CO
22 143 (9.40%) Programme Management
22 143 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
23 141 (9.26%) Data Migration
24 135 (8.87%) Telecoms
25 132 (8.67%) Electronics
25 132 (8.67%) Digital Marketing
26 127 (8.34%) SAP MM
27 126 (8.28%) SAP HR

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 34 (2.23%) NetWeaver
2 28 (1.84%) SAS
3 22 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (0.53%) IIS
5 7 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.39%) Apache
6 6 (0.39%) SAP EP
7 5 (0.33%) Apache Pig
7 5 (0.33%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.26%) SAP Portal
8 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.26%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.20%) CMS
9 3 (0.20%) Mule
9 3 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.13%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.13%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.13%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 93 (6.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (1.91%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.51%) Autodesk Inventor
5 19 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.066%) Abaqus
8 1 (0.066%) CATIA
8 1 (0.066%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.066%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 158 (10.38%) SAP FI
2 149 (9.79%) SAP CO
3 144 (9.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 127 (8.34%) SAP MM
5 126 (8.28%) SAP HR
6 113 (7.42%) SAP S/4HANA
7 85 (5.58%) SAP SD
8 76 (4.99%) SAP ERP
8 76 (4.99%) SAP HCM
9 67 (4.40%) SAP Hybris
10 65 (4.27%) SAP Retail
11 57 (3.75%) SAP CRM
12 53 (3.48%) SAP PM
13 52 (3.42%) SAP SCM
14 42 (2.76%) NetSuite
15 39 (2.56%) SAP Payroll
16 36 (2.37%) SAP Business One
17 33 (2.17%) SAP BPC
17 33 (2.17%) SAP R/3
18 26 (1.71%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 79 (5.19%) SuccessFactors
2 43 (2.83%) SaaS
3 37 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (0.92%) Slack
7 11 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (0.53%) FinancialForce
8 8 (0.53%) Office 365
9 7 (0.46%) PaaS
10 6 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (0.39%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.26%) Boomi
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.13%) Force.com
12 2 (0.13%) IaaS
13 1 (0.066%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.50%) Internet
2 22 (1.45%) WAN
3 19 (1.25%) LAN
4 17 (1.12%) Firewall
5 16 (1.05%) HTTP
6 15 (0.99%) FTP
7 12 (0.79%) Intranet
8 11 (0.72%) SMS
9 10 (0.66%) DNS
10 9 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (0.59%) TCP/IP
10 9 (0.59%) Wireless
11 8 (0.53%) AMQP
11 8 (0.53%) Network Security
12 6 (0.39%) VoIP
13 5 (0.33%) SAN
13 5 (0.33%) SSH
14 4 (0.26%) DHCP
14 4 (0.26%) DMZ
14 4 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (7.69%) SAP BW
2 102 (6.70%) BusinessObjects
3 80 (5.26%) SAP HANA
4 66 (4.34%) SQL Server
5 55 (3.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 48 (3.15%) GIS
7 43 (2.83%) SAP Data Services
8 39 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (2.50%) Relational Database
10 32 (2.10%) QlikView
11 25 (1.64%) Big Data
12 23 (1.51%) MySQL
12 23 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (1.45%) DataStage
13 22 (1.45%) NoSQL
13 22 (1.45%) Power BI
14 20 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (1.12%) Hadoop
15 17 (1.12%) MS Access
15 17 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (3.88%) LSMW
2 30 (1.97%) JIRA
3 23 (1.51%) Git (software)
4 22 (1.45%) Selenium
5 21 (1.38%) eCATT
6 16 (1.05%) JUnit
7 14 (0.92%) Eclipse
8 12 (0.79%) LoadRunner
9 11 (0.72%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (0.66%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.59%) Cucumber
12 8 (0.53%) Toad
13 7 (0.46%) HP UFT
13 7 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (0.46%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.39%) eggPlant
14 6 (0.39%) LoadUI
14 6 (0.39%) TestNG
15 5 (0.33%) PhantomJS
General
1 478 (31.41%) Finance
2 273 (17.94%) Manufacturing
3 183 (12.02%) Marketing
4 176 (11.56%) Retail
5 135 (8.87%) Telecoms
6 132 (8.67%) Electronics
7 91 (5.98%) Legal
8 75 (4.93%) Publishing
9 45 (2.96%) Billing
10 34 (2.23%) Advertising
11 27 (1.77%) General Ledger
12 24 (1.58%) Aerospace
13 22 (1.45%) German Language
14 20 (1.31%) Banking
15 12 (0.79%) Back Office
15 12 (0.79%) Digital Economy
16 6 (0.39%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.39%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
18 4 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 438 (28.78%) Consultant
2 341 (22.40%) SAP Consultant
3 237 (15.57%) Analyst
4 203 (13.34%) Developer
5 145 (9.53%) Architect
6 115 (7.56%) SAP Developer
7 103 (6.77%) SAP Analyst
8 99 (6.50%) SAP Architect
9 92 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
10 77 (5.06%) SAP Manager
11 64 (4.20%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 60 (3.94%) SAP FI Consultant
13 58 (3.81%) Business Analyst
14 55 (3.61%) SAP CO Consultant
14 55 (3.61%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 45 (2.96%) SAP PM Consultant
16 40 (2.63%) Data Analyst
16 40 (2.63%) HR Consultant
16 40 (2.63%) SAP HR Consultant
17 39 (2.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (3.94%) Web Services
2 54 (3.55%) Spring
3 53 (3.48%) BAPI
3 53 (3.48%) IDoc
4 45 (2.96%) Middleware
5 38 (2.50%) EDI
6 35 (2.30%) XML
7 34 (2.23%) REST
7 34 (2.23%) SAP XI
8 33 (2.17%) SAP PI
9 30 (1.97%) .NET
10 29 (1.91%) HTML
11 27 (1.77%) JSON
12 25 (1.64%) CSS
12 25 (1.64%) J2EE
13 24 (1.58%) Web Dynpro
14 23 (1.51%) SAPUI5
15 22 (1.45%) jQuery
15 22 (1.45%) SAP ALE
15 22 (1.45%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 143 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 39 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 37 (2.43%) User Experience
5 30 (1.97%) FMCG
6 22 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
8 16 (1.05%) LIMS
9 15 (0.99%) NHS
9 15 (0.99%) Virtual Team
10 11 (0.72%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.53%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.39%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.33%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.33%) SWIFT
14 4 (0.26%) DataPower
14 4 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.26%) PMI
15 3 (0.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 99 (6.50%) Windows
2 46 (3.02%) Linux
3 37 (2.43%) Windows Server
4 30 (1.97%) Unix
5 13 (0.85%) Android
5 13 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.66%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.53%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.13%) Debian
11 2 (0.13%) Fedora
11 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.066%) AIX
12 1 (0.066%) HPUX
12 1 (0.066%) Solaris
12 1 (0.066%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (21.75%) Business Intelligence
2 297 (19.51%) ERP
3 269 (17.67%) Business Development
4 249 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 218 (14.32%) Coaching
6 211 (13.86%) Project Management
7 174 (11.43%) CRM
8 164 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
9 161 (10.58%) Migration
10 143 (9.40%) Programme Management
11 141 (9.26%) Data Migration
12 132 (8.67%) Digital Marketing
13 122 (8.02%) Logistics
13 122 (8.02%) SAP Implementation
14 108 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
15 106 (6.96%) Risk Management
16 98 (6.44%) ETL
17 87 (5.72%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
18 86 (5.65%) Business Analysis
19 84 (5.52%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 209 (13.73%) SQL
2 201 (13.21%) ABAP
3 161 (10.58%) Java
4 55 (3.61%) C#
5 47 (3.09%) JavaScript
6 35 (2.30%) Python
7 29 (1.91%) T-SQL
8 22 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 22 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 21 (1.38%) SAPscript
10 18 (1.18%) C++
11 11 (0.72%) C
12 10 (0.66%) Bash Shell
12 10 (0.66%) Ruby
13 7 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.39%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.33%) Groovy
15 5 (0.33%) R
16 4 (0.26%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 189 (12.42%) Degree
2 85 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (2.04%) MBA
5 25 (1.64%) CIMA
6 21 (1.38%) Master's Degree
6 21 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 18 (1.18%) ACCA
8 17 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 13 (0.85%) AAT
10 10 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.59%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.39%) PMP
14 5 (0.33%) CCNA
14 5 (0.33%) CCNP
15 4 (0.26%) CCSA
15 4 (0.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.68%) QA
2 32 (2.10%) SLA
3 27 (1.77%) Data Quality
4 21 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.05%) PMO
6 7 (0.46%) GAAP
7 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.26%) FIPS 140-2
8 4 (0.26%) GDPR
9 3 (0.20%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.13%) GxP
10 2 (0.13%) HL7
10 2 (0.13%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.066%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 30 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.64%) Docker
3 17 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.53%) SAP ITS
6 5 (0.33%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.33%) HDFS
7 3 (0.20%) NFS
8 2 (0.13%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.18%) Puppet
3 6 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.39%) Nagios
4 5 (0.33%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.33%) Oozie
5 4 (0.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 3 (0.20%) Ansible
7 2 (0.13%) Grafana
7 2 (0.13%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.13%) OpenView
7 2 (0.13%) Packer
7 2 (0.13%) Terraform
7 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.13%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.066%) Cacti
8 1 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 168 (11.04%) Oracle
2 159 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 90 (5.91%) Sage
4 85 (5.58%) hybris
5 76 (4.99%) Ariba
6 51 (3.35%) Infor
7 42 (2.76%) Epicor
8 41 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
9 34 (2.23%) JD Edwards
10 29 (1.91%) Informatica
11 25 (1.64%) IBM
12 24 (1.58%) VMware
13 22 (1.45%) Concur
13 22 (1.45%) IFS
14 21 (1.38%) Tableau
15 19 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
16 17 (1.12%) ClickSoftware Technologies
17 16 (1.05%) Hyperion
18 14 (0.92%) Adobe
18 14 (0.92%) HP