The median annual salary for an SAP Administrator was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Administrator
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 912 957
Rank change year-on-year +50 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Administrator 12 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.023% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.024% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 4
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £24,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +45.83% -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SAP Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAP Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Administrator in the UK

SAP Administrator
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Administrator in the UK

SAP Administrator
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Administrator over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Administrator in the UK

SAP Administrator
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 12 £42,500 +21.42%
UK excluding London +27 9 £35,000 +45.83%
Midlands +14 5 £32,500 -13.33%
London +29 3 £50,000 -9.09%
North of England -11 2 £35,000 +45.83%
South East +41 1 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England - 1 - -

SAP Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, SAP Administrator job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAP Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (65.38%) SAP Basis
3 14 (53.85%) NetWeaver
3 14 (53.85%) SAP HANA
4 13 (50.00%) SAP BW
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
6 7 (26.92%) C
6 7 (26.92%) SAP XI
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 5 (19.23%) Java
8 5 (19.23%) ABAP
8 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
9 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (11.54%) ERP
10 3 (11.54%) SQL
10 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
11 2 (7.69%) Project Management
11 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (7.69%) Data Management
11 2 (7.69%) SAP Business One
11 2 (7.69%) SAP SRM
11 2 (7.69%) SAP PI
11 2 (7.69%) Windows
11 2 (7.69%) Sage
11 2 (7.69%) SQL Server

SAP Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (53.85%) NetWeaver
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) iTrent
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Business One
1 2 (7.69%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SAP HANA
2 13 (50.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.69%) MS Access
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Introscope
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) SAP Basis
2 7 (26.92%) SAP XI
3 2 (7.69%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (15.38%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C
2 5 (19.23%) ABAP
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Sage
5 1 (3.85%) Ariba
5 1 (3.85%) Concur
5 1 (3.85%) OpenText
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Sybase