Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 22 November 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
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 92 57
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35 +18
Permanent jobs citing SAP 560 466 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 4.59% 3.16% 4.51%
As % of the Vendors category 10.17% 6.77% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 375 344 744
Thames Valley median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - -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 Thames Valley.

All Vendors
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5505 6883 9222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 45.10% 46.67% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4228 5213 7124
Thames Valley median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the Thames Valley

SAP
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP in the Thames Valley.

Salary trend for SAP in the Thames Valley

SAP
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in the Thames Valley

SAP
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Berkshire +21 368 £50,750 -15.42% 14
Buckinghamshire +26 97 £54,000 +16.76% 5
Oxfordshire +29 93 £47,500 -13.64% 14
SAP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for SAP.

1 282 (50.36%) Finance
2 181 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
3 169 (30.18%) Manufacturing
4 136 (24.29%) Marketing
5 135 (24.11%) ERP
6 132 (23.57%) Degree
7 130 (23.21%) Telecoms
8 129 (23.04%) Electronics
8 129 (23.04%) Programme Management
9 127 (22.68%) Digital Marketing
10 124 (22.14%) SQL
11 117 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
12 110 (19.64%) Java
13 107 (19.11%) Project Management
14 90 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
15 82 (14.64%) Microsoft
16 75 (13.39%) SAP CO
16 75 (13.39%) SAP FI
17 70 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
18 67 (11.96%) Web Services
19 64 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
20 59 (10.54%) Windows
21 58 (10.36%) Oracle
22 56 (10.00%) SAP BW
23 49 (8.75%) Spring
23 49 (8.75%) SAP S/4HANA
24 47 (8.39%) Test Automation
24 47 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
25 46 (8.21%) Linux
26 44 (7.86%) Amazon AWS

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 11 (1.96%) Apache
3 9 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.25%) IIS
4 7 (1.25%) NetWeaver
4 7 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (0.54%) CMS
5 3 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
7 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.18%) JBoss
7 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.14%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 75 (13.39%) SAP CO
1 75 (13.39%) SAP FI
2 70 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 49 (8.75%) SAP S/4HANA
4 41 (7.32%) SAP ERP
5 31 (5.54%) SAP MM
6 21 (3.75%) NetSuite
6 21 (3.75%) SAP PM
7 19 (3.39%) SAP HCM
8 18 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 17 (3.04%) SAP HR
10 16 (2.86%) SAP CS
10 16 (2.86%) SAP QM
11 15 (2.68%) SAP Business One
12 12 (2.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 11 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
14 9 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
14 9 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (1.61%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.36%) SuccessFactors
3 24 (4.29%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.50%) SaaS
5 9 (1.61%) Slack
6 8 (1.43%) FinancialForce
7 7 (1.25%) PaaS
8 6 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.29%) AMQP
2 19 (3.39%) Firewall
3 13 (2.32%) WAN
4 12 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (1.96%) DNS
5 11 (1.96%) LAN
6 10 (1.79%) Intranet
7 9 (1.61%) DHCP
7 9 (1.61%) Internet
7 9 (1.61%) MPLS
8 8 (1.43%) FTP
9 7 (1.25%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (1.25%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (1.25%) VLAN
9 7 (1.25%) VPN
10 3 (0.54%) HTTP
10 3 (0.54%) Network Security
10 3 (0.54%) SAN
11 2 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.00%) SAP BW
2 40 (7.14%) MySQL
3 39 (6.96%) SAP HANA
4 36 (6.43%) NoSQL
5 31 (5.54%) SQL Server
6 25 (4.46%) Relational Database
7 24 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 24 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (3.39%) QlikView
9 18 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (3.21%) Oracle Database
9 18 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (2.50%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.32%) GIS
11 13 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (2.14%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.61%) Big Data
14 9 (1.61%) SQLPlus
15 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (7.50%) JIRA
2 34 (6.07%) JUnit
3 26 (4.64%) Eclipse
4 25 (4.46%) Git (software)
5 17 (3.04%) Selenium
6 16 (2.86%) LoadRunner
7 12 (2.14%) WebDriver
8 11 (1.96%) HP UFT
9 9 (1.61%) eggPlant
9 9 (1.61%) gulp
9 9 (1.61%) LoadUI
9 9 (1.61%) SoapUI
9 9 (1.61%) Subversion
9 9 (1.61%) TestNG
9 9 (1.61%) Toad
10 8 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.43%) Gradle
10 8 (1.43%) IntelliJ
10 8 (1.43%) JMeter
11 5 (0.89%) Jasmine
General
1 282 (50.36%) Finance
2 169 (30.18%) Manufacturing
3 136 (24.29%) Marketing
4 130 (23.21%) Telecoms
5 129 (23.04%) Electronics
6 31 (5.54%) Publishing
7 24 (4.29%) Retail
8 17 (3.04%) General Ledger
9 12 (2.14%) Digital Economy
10 11 (1.96%) German Language
11 7 (1.25%) Back Office
12 6 (1.07%) Banking
13 5 (0.89%) Advertising
13 5 (0.89%) Billing
14 4 (0.71%) Dutch Language
14 4 (0.71%) French Language
14 4 (0.71%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.71%) Legal
14 4 (0.71%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 122 (21.79%) Consultant
2 121 (21.61%) Analyst
3 83 (14.82%) Developer
4 79 (14.11%) SAP Consultant
5 40 (7.14%) SAP Manager
6 39 (6.96%) SAP Analyst
7 37 (6.61%) SAP FI Consultant
8 36 (6.43%) Project Manager
9 32 (5.71%) SAP CO Consultant
9 32 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 27 (4.82%) Java Developer
11 26 (4.64%) Senior Developer
11 26 (4.64%) Senior Manager
12 25 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
12 25 (4.46%) Support Analyst
13 24 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
13 24 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
13 24 (4.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 23 (4.11%) Business Analyst
15 22 (3.93%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (11.96%) Web Services
2 49 (8.75%) Spring
3 41 (7.32%) XML
4 31 (5.54%) RESTful
5 30 (5.36%) HTML
6 28 (5.00%) CSS
7 27 (4.82%) .NET
8 24 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
9 23 (4.11%) JSON
10 21 (3.75%) REST
11 20 (3.57%) AngularJS
12 18 (3.21%) jQuery
12 18 (3.21%) SOAP
13 17 (3.04%) React
14 15 (2.68%) SAP PI
15 14 (2.50%) HTML5
16 12 (2.14%) CSS3
17 10 (1.79%) JSP
17 10 (1.79%) SAP Fiori
17 10 (1.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.43%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.75%) User Experience
6 18 (3.21%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.25%) DataPower
9 6 (1.07%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.07%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.89%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.71%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.54%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.54%) EPoS
12 3 (0.54%) Fintech
12 3 (0.54%) NHS
12 3 (0.54%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.54%) Social Media
13 2 (0.36%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 59 (10.54%) Windows
2 46 (8.21%) Linux
3 18 (3.21%) Unix
3 18 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.68%) Android
4 15 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.07%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.07%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.07%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) HPUX
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
2 135 (24.11%) ERP
3 129 (23.04%) Programme Management
4 127 (22.68%) Digital Marketing
5 117 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (19.11%) Project Management
7 64 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (8.39%) Test Automation
9 42 (7.50%) DevOps
9 42 (7.50%) TDD
10 41 (7.32%) SDLC
11 40 (7.14%) Workflow
12 39 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (6.25%) High Availability
13 35 (6.25%) Migration
14 34 (6.07%) Matrix Organization
15 33 (5.89%) ITIL
15 33 (5.89%) Logistics
16 31 (5.54%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.14%) SQL
2 110 (19.64%) Java
3 39 (6.96%) ABAP
3 39 (6.96%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.71%) C#
5 22 (3.93%) Python
6 10 (1.79%) C++
7 9 (1.61%) C
7 9 (1.61%) Perl
7 9 (1.61%) Ruby
8 8 (1.43%) Groovy
9 7 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.07%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.89%) PHP
11 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.71%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.36%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 132 (23.57%) Degree
2 38 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 19 (3.39%) Security Cleared
5 18 (3.21%) CIMA
6 12 (2.14%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.96%) ACCA
7 11 (1.96%) MBA
7 11 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.43%) CCNA
10 7 (1.25%) AAT
10 7 (1.25%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.54%) ISEB
11 3 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.36%) HNC
12 2 (0.36%) MCSE
13 1 (0.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.46%) QA
2 22 (3.93%) SLA
3 11 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.61%) PMO
5 8 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.25%) GAAP
7 2 (0.36%) GxP
7 2 (0.36%) HL7
8 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.18%) GDPR
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.32%) Docker
4 10 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.43%) KVM
6 7 (1.25%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (1.25%) XenApp
6 7 (1.25%) XenServer
7 6 (1.07%) SAP ITS
8 2 (0.36%) NFS
8 2 (0.36%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 11 (1.96%) Puppet
2 10 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.25%) WSUS
4 7 (1.25%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.71%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.71%) Nagios
5 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 3 (0.54%) Ansible
7 1 (0.18%) Cacti
Vendors
1 82 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 58 (10.36%) Oracle
3 27 (4.82%) VMware
4 23 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (3.93%) Concur
6 21 (3.75%) Sage
7 19 (3.39%) Ariba
7 19 (3.39%) IBM
8 16 (2.86%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 14 (2.50%) Cisco
10 12 (2.14%) HP
11 11 (1.96%) Epicor
11 11 (1.96%) F5
12 10 (1.79%) EMC
12 10 (1.79%) Xero
13 9 (1.61%) Infor
14 8 (1.43%) hybris
15 7 (1.25%) Cassiopae
15 7 (1.25%) NETSOL
15 7 (1.25%) White Clarke