Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for an SAP Analyst was £49,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

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

SAP Analyst
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 602 665
Rank change year-on-year +84 +63 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Analyst 912 816 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 534 592 631
UK median annual salary £49,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,775 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166897 182928 210949
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133624 153285 174869
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SAP Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Analyst in the UK

SAP Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Analyst in the UK

SAP Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Analyst over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Analyst in the UK

SAP Analyst
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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
England +59 884 £50,000 +5.26% 35
UK excluding London +57 744 £45,000 -5.26% 27
North of England +90 396 £46,000 -4.17% 15
North West +58 311 £52,500 +5.00% 11
London +70 162 £55,000 +4.27% 10
Midlands +27 134 £40,000 -23.08% 7
South East +38 123 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire +65 83 £37,500 -21.05% 3
West Midlands +4 70 £26,000 -50.48% 6
East Midlands +48 63 £41,500 -17.00% 1
East of England -37 57 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Wales +35 20 £40,500 +8.00% 2
South West -50 10 £35,000 -17.65%
Scotland -21 3 £45,000 -10.00%
North East +17 2 £30,813 -15.31% 1
Northern Ireland -27 1 £52,500 +5.00%

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, SAP Analyst 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 Analyst in the job title.

1 912 (100.00%) SAP
2 213 (23.36%) Manufacturing
3 199 (21.82%) Finance
4 189 (20.72%) SAP FI
5 178 (19.52%) SAP CO
6 176 (19.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 143 (15.68%) ABAP
8 140 (15.35%) SAP SD
9 137 (15.02%) SAP MM
10 134 (14.69%) ERP
11 128 (14.04%) Business Analysis
12 118 (12.94%) Logistics
13 105 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 100 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
15 99 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
16 96 (10.53%) FMCG
17 85 (9.32%) ITIL
18 82 (8.99%) SAP PP
19 80 (8.77%) EDI
20 78 (8.55%) Microsoft
21 76 (8.33%) SAP ERP
22 74 (8.11%) SAP BW
23 73 (8.00%) Project Management
24 72 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
25 71 (7.79%) Process Improvement
26 69 (7.57%) Translating Business Requirements
27 63 (6.91%) CRM
28 61 (6.69%) SAP Implementation
29 59 (6.47%) Degree
29 59 (6.47%) Matrix Organization

SAP Analyst 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 10 (1.10%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.22%) Smallworld
Applications
1 52 (5.70%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 189 (20.72%) SAP FI
2 178 (19.52%) SAP CO
3 176 (19.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 140 (15.35%) SAP SD
5 137 (15.02%) SAP MM
6 82 (8.99%) SAP PP
7 76 (8.33%) SAP ERP
8 44 (4.82%) SAP APO
9 40 (4.39%) SAP EWM
10 38 (4.17%) SAP QM
11 33 (3.62%) SAP BPC
11 33 (3.62%) SAP SCM
12 31 (3.40%) SAP HR
13 27 (2.96%) SAP WM
14 26 (2.85%) SAP CRM
15 24 (2.63%) SAP S/4HANA
16 23 (2.52%) SAP PM
17 19 (2.08%) SAP LE
18 18 (1.97%) SAP HCM
19 17 (1.86%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.30%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.84%) FTP
2 9 (0.99%) HTTP
3 7 (0.77%) SSL
4 2 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.11%) LAN
5 1 (0.11%) WAN
5 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (8.11%) SAP BW
2 53 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
3 52 (5.70%) SAP HANA
4 42 (4.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 26 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (2.63%) SQL Server
7 11 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 9 (0.99%) MS Access
8 9 (0.99%) SQLPlus
9 7 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.66%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.55%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
13 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (1.54%) LSMW
2 9 (0.99%) eggPlant
2 9 (0.99%) HP UFT
2 9 (0.99%) JUnit
2 9 (0.99%) LoadRunner
2 9 (0.99%) LoadUI
2 9 (0.99%) Selenium
2 9 (0.99%) SoapUI
2 9 (0.99%) TestNG
2 9 (0.99%) Toad
2 9 (0.99%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.11%) JIRA
General
1 213 (23.36%) Manufacturing
2 199 (21.82%) Finance
3 30 (3.29%) Retail
4 23 (2.52%) Billing
5 13 (1.43%) German Language
5 13 (1.43%) Legal
5 13 (1.43%) Marketing
5 13 (1.43%) Publishing
6 11 (1.21%) French Language
7 5 (0.55%) Back Office
8 4 (0.44%) Advertising
8 4 (0.44%) Banking
8 4 (0.44%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
8 4 (0.44%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.11%) Front Office
10 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (8.77%) EDI
2 43 (4.71%) IDoc
3 24 (2.63%) SAP PI
4 22 (2.41%) SAP XI
5 18 (1.97%) EDIFACT
5 18 (1.97%) SOAP
6 14 (1.54%) SAP Fiori
6 14 (1.54%) XML
7 10 (1.10%) cXML
7 10 (1.10%) Web Services
8 9 (0.99%) JDBC
8 9 (0.99%) JSON
8 9 (0.99%) SAP Basis
8 9 (0.99%) SAP Smart Forms
8 9 (0.99%) SAPUI5
8 9 (0.99%) XSLT
9 8 (0.88%) BAPI
10 7 (0.77%) Middleware
11 4 (0.44%) OLE
11 4 (0.44%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 100 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (10.53%) FMCG
3 19 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 9 (0.99%) TRADACOMS
6 6 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 5 (0.55%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.22%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.22%) NHS
10 1 (0.11%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.11%) Replication
10 1 (0.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (1.97%) Windows
2 10 (1.10%) Unix
3 3 (0.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.22%) Linux
4 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (14.69%) ERP
2 128 (14.04%) Business Analysis
3 118 (12.94%) Logistics
4 105 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 99 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (9.32%) ITIL
7 73 (8.00%) Project Management
8 72 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 71 (7.79%) Process Improvement
10 69 (7.57%) Translating Business Requirements
11 63 (6.91%) CRM
12 61 (6.69%) SAP Implementation
13 59 (6.47%) Matrix Organization
14 57 (6.25%) Change Management
15 56 (6.14%) Regression Testing
16 50 (5.48%) Record to Report
17 47 (5.15%) Test Scripting
18 42 (4.61%) Order to Cash
19 39 (4.28%) Mentoring
20 38 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 143 (15.68%) ABAP
2 38 (4.17%) SQL
3 27 (2.96%) Java
4 13 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 12 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 10 (1.10%) C#
7 9 (0.99%) Shell Script
7 9 (0.99%) XPath
7 9 (0.99%) XQuery
8 2 (0.22%) Python
8 2 (0.22%) VB
8 2 (0.22%) VBA
9 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (6.47%) Degree
2 22 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.30%) SAP Certification
4 14 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (0.77%) CCA
7 6 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.71%) SLA
2 21 (2.30%) QA
3 12 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.99%) RosettaNet
5 4 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.33%) GMP
7 1 (0.11%) GxP
7 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.22%) Control-M
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 912 (100.00%) SAP
2 78 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.62%) Oracle
4 27 (2.96%) Remedy
5 19 (2.08%) Ariba
6 18 (1.97%) HP
7 10 (1.10%) Workday
8 6 (0.66%) hybris
9 4 (0.44%) SEEBURGER
10 3 (0.33%) CA
10 3 (0.33%) IBM
10 3 (0.33%) OpenText
10 3 (0.33%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.33%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.22%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.22%) JDA
11 2 (0.22%) Tableau
12 1 (0.11%) Cognos
12 1 (0.11%) Sage
12 1 (0.11%) SnapLogic