Period
to 30 March 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 83 76
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAP 663 973 1,264
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.08% 3.64% 3.99%
As % of the Vendors category 7.51% 8.75% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 391 585 761
Median annual salary £60,000 £56,600 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.01% +7.81% -3.23%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 8,833 11,124 14,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.01% 41.61% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6,869 8,909 11,055
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +18 222 £50,000 +8.70% 19
Thames Valley -43 187 £65,000 +8.33% 31
Berkshire -26 154 £67,500 +14.41% 18
Surrey +8 141 £60,000 - 8
West Sussex -17 53 £50,000 -11.66% 13
Oxfordshire -32 20 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Kent +10 18 £42,500 - 7
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £42,500 -22.73% 8
Middlesex +6 9 £55,000 -8.33%
East Sussex -3 7 £67,500 +38.46% 5
Home Counties +3 2 - -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 241 (36.35%) Finance
2 146 (22.02%) ERP
3 115 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 110 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (16.29%) Manufacturing
6 103 (15.54%) Degree
7 94 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
8 91 (13.73%) Marketing
9 90 (13.57%) Java
10 87 (13.12%) Security Cleared
11 86 (12.97%) Project Management
12 82 (12.37%) Oracle
12 82 (12.37%) SAP S/4HANA
13 78 (11.76%) Logistics
14 77 (11.61%) Microsoft
15 75 (11.31%) CRM
16 60 (9.05%) SAP BW
17 59 (8.90%) Test Automation
18 58 (8.75%) SC Cleared
18 58 (8.75%) Programme Management
19 57 (8.60%) Public Sector
20 56 (8.45%) SAP FI
21 55 (8.30%) SQL
21 55 (8.30%) SAP HANA
22 54 (8.14%) Waterfall
22 54 (8.14%) SAP FI/CO
22 54 (8.14%) SAP CO
23 53 (7.99%) Telecoms
23 53 (7.99%) SuccessFactors
23 53 (7.99%) Mentoring

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 45 (6.79%) Confluence
2 25 (3.77%) NetWeaver
3 18 (2.71%) SAP Portal
4 11 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (1.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 10 (1.51%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.36%) Apache
6 9 (1.36%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.36%) ThingWorx
7 6 (0.90%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.75%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.60%) IIS
9 4 (0.60%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.45%) SAS
11 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.15%) CMS
12 1 (0.15%) JBoss
12 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (6.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 82 (12.37%) SAP S/4HANA
2 56 (8.45%) SAP FI
3 54 (8.14%) SAP CO
3 54 (8.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 49 (7.39%) SAP HR
5 36 (5.43%) SAP CRM
6 32 (4.83%) SAP ERP
6 32 (4.83%) SAP MM
7 27 (4.07%) SAP SD
8 25 (3.77%) SAP PP
8 25 (3.77%) SAP WM
9 21 (3.17%) SAP HCM
9 21 (3.17%) SAP PM
10 20 (3.02%) NetSuite
11 19 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
13 14 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
13 14 (2.11%) SAP LE
14 13 (1.96%) SAP BPC
15 12 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 53 (7.99%) SuccessFactors
2 34 (5.13%) AWS
3 31 (4.68%) Azure
4 23 (3.47%) Dynamics 365
4 23 (3.47%) SaaS
5 11 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.51%) Amazon Cognito
6 10 (1.51%) GitHub
6 10 (1.51%) Office 365
7 6 (0.90%) Boomi
7 6 (0.90%) Power Platform
8 5 (0.75%) Serverless
9 4 (0.60%) GCP
9 4 (0.60%) PaaS
10 3 (0.45%) IaaS
10 3 (0.45%) Smartsheet
11 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.15%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.66%) Internet
2 6 (0.90%) Firewall
3 5 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.45%) DHCP
4 3 (0.45%) FTP
4 3 (0.45%) HTTP
4 3 (0.45%) WAN
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
5 2 (0.30%) NAS
5 2 (0.30%) SAN
5 2 (0.30%) VPN
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.15%) LAN
6 1 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.15%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (0.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.05%) SAP BW
2 55 (8.30%) SAP HANA
3 31 (4.68%) SQL Server
4 27 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
5 20 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.41%) MySQL
7 15 (2.26%) SAP Data Services
8 13 (1.96%) Big Data
9 10 (1.51%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.51%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.06%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.90%) BODI
12 6 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 6 (0.90%) Power BI
12 6 (0.90%) QlikView
13 5 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 52 (7.84%) JIRA
2 31 (4.68%) Selenium
3 27 (4.07%) Cucumber
4 19 (2.87%) Git (software)
5 18 (2.71%) WebDriver
6 17 (2.56%) SpecFlow
6 17 (2.56%) Subversion
7 11 (1.66%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.66%) LSMW
8 10 (1.51%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.90%) JUnit
10 3 (0.45%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.15%) Appium
12 1 (0.15%) eCATT
12 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.15%) Maven
12 1 (0.15%) NWDS
12 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 241 (36.35%) Finance
2 108 (16.29%) Manufacturing
3 91 (13.73%) Marketing
4 57 (8.60%) Public Sector
5 53 (7.99%) Telecoms
6 51 (7.69%) Electronics
7 31 (4.68%) Retail
8 20 (3.02%) Legal
9 15 (2.26%) French Language
10 11 (1.66%) Banking
11 9 (1.36%) Games
12 7 (1.06%) Back Office
13 6 (0.90%) Advertising
13 6 (0.90%) Billing
14 5 (0.75%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.60%) Publishing
16 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.30%) Korean Language
16 2 (0.30%) Police
Job Titles
1 150 (22.62%) Consultant
2 119 (17.95%) SAP Consultant
3 92 (13.88%) Analyst
4 78 (11.76%) Architect
5 54 (8.14%) Developer
6 45 (6.79%) SAP Analyst
7 44 (6.64%) SAP Architect
8 43 (6.49%) Project Manager
9 36 (5.43%) SAP Manager
10 26 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
11 22 (3.32%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 21 (3.17%) Automation Test Lead
12 21 (3.17%) SAP Developer
13 19 (2.87%) Business Analyst
13 19 (2.87%) SAP Project Manager
13 19 (2.87%) SAP SD Consultant
14 18 (2.71%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
14 18 (2.71%) Test Analyst
15 17 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 17 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.68%) SAP Basis
2 24 (3.62%) SAP Fiori
3 21 (3.17%) SAP PI
3 21 (3.17%) Web Services
4 18 (2.71%) IDoc
5 17 (2.56%) EDI
5 17 (2.56%) SAP XI
5 17 (2.56%) XML
6 15 (2.26%) CSS
7 14 (2.11%) .NET
7 14 (2.11%) HTML
8 12 (1.81%) J2EE
9 11 (1.66%) BAPI
9 11 (1.66%) SAP ALE
10 10 (1.51%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.51%) React
11 9 (1.36%) LAMP
12 8 (1.21%) Middleware
12 8 (1.21%) SAPUI5
13 7 (1.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.47%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.56%) FMCG
4 15 (2.26%) Life Science
5 14 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 13 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.81%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.06%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.06%) Replication
9 6 (0.90%) EMC VNX
9 6 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.90%) PMI
9 6 (0.90%) User Experience
10 5 (0.75%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.75%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (0.75%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.75%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.88%) Windows
2 37 (5.58%) Linux
3 22 (3.32%) Unix
4 7 (1.06%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.90%) Android
5 6 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.60%) CentOS
7 4 (0.60%) Debian
7 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.30%) VMS
9 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (22.02%) ERP
2 115 (17.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 110 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
5 86 (12.97%) Project Management
6 78 (11.76%) Logistics
7 75 (11.31%) CRM
8 59 (8.90%) Test Automation
9 58 (8.75%) Programme Management
10 54 (8.14%) Waterfall
11 53 (7.99%) Mentoring
12 49 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
12 49 (7.39%) Project Delivery
13 47 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
14 36 (5.43%) Scrum
15 35 (5.28%) Analytics
16 33 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (4.98%) Migration
16 33 (4.98%) Risk Management
17 32 (4.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 90 (13.57%) Java
2 55 (8.30%) SQL
3 40 (6.03%) C#
4 38 (5.73%) ABAP
5 35 (5.28%) JavaScript
6 34 (5.13%) Python
7 25 (3.77%) C
8 14 (2.11%) Ruby
9 13 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.51%) Perl
11 9 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.21%) Go
13 7 (1.06%) C++
14 6 (0.90%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.60%) VBA
17 2 (0.30%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.30%) PHP
17 2 (0.30%) R
17 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (15.54%) Degree
2 87 (13.12%) Security Cleared
3 58 (8.75%) SC Cleared
4 34 (5.13%) ISTQB
5 33 (4.98%) ISEB
6 11 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (1.51%) PMP
8 9 (1.36%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.06%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.90%) SAP Certification
10 6 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
11 5 (0.75%) ACCA
12 4 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.45%) CIMA
14 2 (0.30%) CCA
14 2 (0.30%) CISM
14 2 (0.30%) CISSP
14 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.68%) QA
2 21 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.71%) SLA
4 12 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (1.36%) PMO
6 7 (1.06%) GDPR
7 4 (0.60%) IFRS
8 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.30%) COBIT
9 2 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.30%) RMADS
10 1 (0.15%) DICOM
10 1 (0.15%) HL7
10 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.15%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 11 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.21%) Docker
3 5 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.06%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.75%) Ansible
2 5 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.30%) Terraform
4 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 82 (12.37%) Oracle
2 77 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
4 27 (4.07%) hybris
5 16 (2.41%) JD Edwards
6 15 (2.26%) VMware
7 14 (2.11%) Ariba
8 13 (1.96%) HP
9 11 (1.66%) Cognos
9 11 (1.66%) IBM
10 10 (1.51%) Google
11 9 (1.36%) PTC
12 8 (1.21%) EMC
12 8 (1.21%) Infor
12 8 (1.21%) PeopleSoft
12 8 (1.21%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.21%) Sage
13 7 (1.06%) Epicor
14 6 (0.90%) Kronos
14 6 (0.90%) Sybase