Period
to 17 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 55 86
Rank change year-on-year -27 +31 -29
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1,118 1,460 1,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.66% 4.88% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 8.21% 10.49% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 734 921 991
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% -

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 13,615 13,923 18,614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.57% 46.57% 48.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10,874 11,350 15,446
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -1.68%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

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 July 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 July 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 -8 468 £60,000 +14.29% 46
Hampshire +2 323 £52,500 +5.00% 43
Berkshire -13 283 £60,000 +4.35% 35
Surrey -43 233 £50,000 -16.67% 17
Buckinghamshire +4 100 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Oxfordshire +3 85 £65,000 +44.44% 4
West Sussex -58 26 £52,500 - 2
Kent +9 24 £48,750 -11.36% 2
East Sussex -11 17 £65,000 +4.84% 3
Middlesex +21 14 £69,500 +26.36% 5
Sussex -26 2 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Home Counties +3 1 £42,500 -37.04%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 426 (38.10%) Finance
2 296 (26.48%) ERP
3 256 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
4 235 (21.02%) Oracle
5 168 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
6 167 (14.94%) Java
7 159 (14.22%) ABAP
8 155 (13.86%) Manufacturing
9 135 (12.08%) Project Management
10 133 (11.90%) SQL
11 129 (11.54%) Marketing
11 129 (11.54%) Degree
12 126 (11.27%) CRM
12 126 (11.27%) Microsoft
13 122 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
14 116 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 111 (9.93%) Migration
16 104 (9.30%) SAP FI
17 102 (9.12%) Retail
18 101 (9.03%) Presales
19 97 (8.68%) SAP CO
19 97 (8.68%) SAP FI/CO
19 97 (8.68%) Security Cleared
20 96 (8.59%) Telecoms
21 95 (8.50%) Waterfall
22 94 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
23 91 (8.14%) SAP S/4HANA
24 89 (7.96%) SuccessFactors
24 89 (7.96%) SAP Implementation
25 87 (7.78%) Programme Management

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 40 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.70%) CMS
3 17 (1.52%) NetWeaver
4 15 (1.34%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.72%) Anypoint
5 8 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.63%) SAS
7 6 (0.54%) Apache
7 6 (0.54%) IIS
7 6 (0.54%) MQSeries
7 6 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.54%) SAP Portal
8 5 (0.45%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.18%) Smallworld
10 2 (0.18%) WordPress
11 1 (0.089%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.089%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.089%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (4.47%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (1.34%) Autodesk Inventor
6 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.089%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 104 (9.30%) SAP FI
2 97 (8.68%) SAP CO
2 97 (8.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 91 (8.14%) SAP S/4HANA
4 87 (7.78%) SAP HR
5 58 (5.19%) SAP ERP
6 53 (4.74%) SAP HCM
7 52 (4.65%) SAP MM
8 47 (4.20%) NetSuite
8 47 (4.20%) SAP SD
9 34 (3.04%) Dynamics AX
10 33 (2.95%) SAP PM
11 31 (2.77%) SAP Business One
12 26 (2.33%) SAP EHS
12 26 (2.33%) SAP PLM
13 23 (2.06%) SAP BPC
13 23 (2.06%) SAP Hybris
13 23 (2.06%) SAP PP
13 23 (2.06%) SAP QM
14 21 (1.88%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 89 (7.96%) SuccessFactors
2 58 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (3.94%) SaaS
4 30 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (2.50%) PaaS
6 20 (1.79%) IaaS
7 17 (1.52%) Boomi
7 17 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (0.89%) Slack
9 9 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (0.81%) AWS CloudTrail
9 9 (0.81%) Office 365
10 6 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.27%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.86%) Internet
2 17 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.34%) LAN
3 15 (1.34%) WAN
3 15 (1.34%) Wireless
4 14 (1.25%) DNS
5 13 (1.16%) DHCP
5 13 (1.16%) Firewall
6 11 (0.98%) Software-Defined Networking
7 10 (0.89%) VoIP
8 9 (0.81%) ICMP
8 9 (0.81%) OSPF
8 9 (0.81%) SNMP
9 7 (0.63%) Intranet
9 7 (0.63%) VLAN
9 7 (0.63%) VPN
10 6 (0.54%) AMQP
10 6 (0.54%) SMS
11 5 (0.45%) Network Security
11 5 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (6.89%) SQL Server
2 74 (6.62%) BusinessObjects
3 73 (6.53%) SAP HANA
4 55 (4.92%) SAP BW
5 48 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (2.95%) GIS
7 31 (2.77%) QlikView
8 30 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
9 27 (2.42%) SAP Data Services
10 26 (2.33%) NoSQL
11 25 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (1.79%) Big Data
12 20 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 18 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 18 (1.61%) Power BI
13 18 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (1.52%) OLAP
15 16 (1.43%) Hadoop
16 15 (1.34%) Lumira
17 14 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (3.22%) Jenkins
2 30 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.15%) JUnit
4 19 (1.70%) LSMW
5 16 (1.43%) JIRA
6 13 (1.16%) Gatling
6 13 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.89%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.72%) Selenium
9 7 (0.63%) HP UFT
10 6 (0.54%) eCATT
11 5 (0.45%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.45%) JMeter
11 5 (0.45%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.45%) Subversion
11 5 (0.45%) TestPartner
11 5 (0.45%) Toad
12 3 (0.27%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.27%) GitLab
12 3 (0.27%) Vagrant
General
1 426 (38.10%) Finance
2 155 (13.86%) Manufacturing
3 129 (11.54%) Marketing
4 102 (9.12%) Retail
5 96 (8.59%) Telecoms
6 71 (6.35%) Electronics
7 47 (4.20%) Publishing
8 29 (2.59%) Advertising
9 27 (2.42%) Aerospace
10 24 (2.15%) Billing
10 24 (2.15%) Legal
11 14 (1.25%) Automotive
12 13 (1.16%) Back Office
12 13 (1.16%) Banking
13 9 (0.81%) Korean Language
14 8 (0.72%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.45%) French Language
16 5 (0.45%) German Language
17 3 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 276 (24.69%) Consultant
2 229 (20.48%) SAP Consultant
3 182 (16.28%) Analyst
4 128 (11.45%) Developer
5 118 (10.55%) Architect
6 80 (7.16%) Solutions Architect
7 63 (5.64%) Project Manager
8 59 (5.28%) SAP Analyst
9 53 (4.74%) SAP Manager
10 48 (4.29%) Business Analyst
11 45 (4.03%) SAP Developer
12 41 (3.67%) SAP Architect
13 38 (3.40%) Senior Consultant
14 36 (3.22%) SAP CO Consultant
14 36 (3.22%) SAP FI Consultant
14 36 (3.22%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 35 (3.13%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 35 (3.13%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 32 (2.86%) Administrator
16 32 (2.86%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (6.80%) .NET
2 54 (4.83%) IDoc
3 49 (4.38%) Web Services
4 48 (4.29%) J2EE
5 46 (4.11%) REST
6 42 (3.76%) Spring
7 40 (3.58%) BAPI
7 40 (3.58%) SAP Fiori
8 35 (3.13%) SAPUI5
9 33 (2.95%) Middleware
10 30 (2.68%) SAP PI
11 24 (2.15%) EDI
12 23 (2.06%) AngularJS
13 19 (1.70%) SOAP
13 19 (1.70%) XML
14 18 (1.61%) HTML
14 18 (1.61%) Hystrix
15 17 (1.52%) Node.js
16 15 (1.34%) SAP ALE
17 14 (1.25%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 50 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
6 29 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.42%) Data Centre
8 19 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.25%) Mainframe
10 12 (1.07%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.07%) Life Science
11 10 (0.89%) PMI
12 8 (0.72%) FMCG
13 7 (0.63%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.54%) LIMS
14 6 (0.54%) Social Media
14 6 (0.54%) User Experience
15 5 (0.45%) Clustering
15 5 (0.45%) DataPower
15 5 (0.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 54 (4.83%) Windows
2 39 (3.49%) Linux
3 16 (1.43%) Unix
4 14 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 12 (1.07%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.89%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.63%) Android
7 7 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.36%) AIX
10 2 (0.18%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.089%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.089%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (26.48%) ERP
2 256 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
4 135 (12.08%) Project Management
5 126 (11.27%) CRM
6 122 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
7 116 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 111 (9.93%) Migration
9 101 (9.03%) Presales
10 95 (8.50%) Waterfall
11 89 (7.96%) SAP Implementation
12 87 (7.78%) Programme Management
12 87 (7.78%) SDLC
13 83 (7.42%) Business Development
14 77 (6.89%) Digital Marketing
15 76 (6.80%) Analytics
15 76 (6.80%) ITIL
16 72 (6.44%) E-Commerce
17 71 (6.35%) PRINCE2
18 70 (6.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 167 (14.94%) Java
2 159 (14.22%) ABAP
3 133 (11.90%) SQL
4 72 (6.44%) JavaScript
5 30 (2.68%) C#
6 27 (2.42%) C++
7 25 (2.24%) Python
8 24 (2.15%) T-SQL
9 17 (1.52%) PL/SQL
10 16 (1.43%) C
11 10 (0.89%) SAPscript
12 7 (0.63%) Java 8
12 7 (0.63%) Ruby
13 5 (0.45%) Go
13 5 (0.45%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.45%) XPath
14 4 (0.36%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.27%) PHP
15 3 (0.27%) Rust
15 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (11.54%) Degree
2 97 (8.68%) Security Cleared
3 71 (6.35%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.33%) ACCA
5 24 (2.15%) CIMA
6 23 (2.06%) PMI Certification
7 17 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 17 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (1.34%) ISEB
9 14 (1.25%) PMP
9 14 (1.25%) SAP Certification
10 12 (1.07%) AAT
11 10 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.81%) Master's Degree
13 8 (0.72%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
15 5 (0.45%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.45%) MCP
16 4 (0.36%) BC Cleared
16 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.03%) QA
2 38 (3.40%) SLA
3 25 (2.24%) PMO
4 19 (1.70%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 4 (0.36%) GDPR
8 3 (0.27%) EFQM
8 3 (0.27%) GAAP
9 2 (0.18%) GAMP
9 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.089%) GxP
10 1 (0.089%) HL7
10 1 (0.089%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 35 (3.13%) Docker
3 20 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (0.36%) Terminal Server
5 4 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.27%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.27%) vSphere
7 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.18%) HDFS
7 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (2.15%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.25%) Puppet
3 14 (1.25%) SCCM
4 13 (1.16%) Ansible
5 11 (0.98%) HP ALM
6 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (0.45%) Terraform
7 4 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (0.36%) Nagios
7 4 (0.36%) OpenView
7 4 (0.36%) Salt
7 4 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.18%) Oozie
8 2 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.089%) QRadar
Vendors
1 235 (21.02%) Oracle
2 126 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 64 (5.72%) Sage
4 61 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
5 54 (4.83%) IBM
6 52 (4.65%) Infor
7 51 (4.56%) Epicor
8 50 (4.47%) TIBCO
9 45 (4.03%) Ariba
10 40 (3.58%) hybris
11 27 (2.42%) IFS
11 27 (2.42%) Tableau
12 26 (2.33%) JD Edwards
13 25 (2.24%) HP
14 24 (2.15%) VMware
15 22 (1.97%) Xero
16 21 (1.88%) Adobe
17 18 (1.61%) Concur
18 15 (1.34%) Hyperion
19 12 (1.07%) Informatica