Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 569 554 598
Rank change year-on-year -15 +44 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Analyst 796 814 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.47% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.48% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 561 574 691
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -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 170,110 168,598 202,590
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 139,266 140,109 169,391
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
England -16 769 £52,500 - 38
UK excluding London -32 610 £47,500 -9.52% 30
North of England +49 379 £52,500 - 11
North West +44 296 £52,500 -0.94% 7
London +8 160 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Yorkshire +7 78 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South East -81 77 £50,000 -2.44% 8
Midlands -45 74 £42,500 -19.05% 4
East of England +14 50 £42,500 +13.33% 5
West Midlands -45 48 £50,000 -9.09%
East Midlands +4 25 £40,000 -23.81% 4
Wales +19 17 £55,000 +83.33%
South West -19 11 £30,000 -33.33%
North East -15 5 £44,500 -22.61% 3
Northern Ireland -16 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Scotland -47 1 £40,000 -20.00% 2

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, SAP Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring SAP Analyst in the job title.

1 796 (100.00%) SAP
2 228 (28.64%) Manufacturing
3 185 (23.24%) Finance
4 160 (20.10%) ABAP
5 155 (19.47%) Logistics
6 145 (18.22%) SAP SD
7 111 (13.94%) Business Analysis
8 108 (13.57%) ERP
9 107 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 106 (13.32%) SAP CO
10 106 (13.32%) SAP FI
11 105 (13.19%) SAP FI/CO
12 87 (10.93%) SAP MM
13 86 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
14 77 (9.67%) SAP PP
15 75 (9.42%) FMCG
16 74 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
16 74 (9.30%) Translating Business Requirements
17 71 (8.92%) SAP BW
18 63 (7.91%) SAP ERP
19 62 (7.79%) ITIL
19 62 (7.79%) Project Management
20 60 (7.54%) SAP APO
21 55 (6.91%) Change Management
22 52 (6.53%) SAP HANA
22 52 (6.53%) Matrix Organization
23 50 (6.28%) CRM
24 48 (6.03%) EDI
25 47 (5.90%) SAP Implementation
26 45 (5.65%) Microsoft

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 14 (1.76%) NetWeaver
2 6 (0.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.25%) Smallworld
Applications
1 31 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 145 (18.22%) SAP SD
2 106 (13.32%) SAP CO
2 106 (13.32%) SAP FI
3 105 (13.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 87 (10.93%) SAP MM
5 77 (9.67%) SAP PP
6 63 (7.91%) SAP ERP
7 60 (7.54%) SAP APO
8 45 (5.65%) SAP S/4HANA
9 40 (5.03%) SAP SCM
10 31 (3.89%) SAP BPC
11 23 (2.89%) SAP SRM
12 20 (2.51%) SAP VC
13 19 (2.39%) SAP HR
14 17 (2.14%) SAP GRC
15 16 (2.01%) SAP QM
16 15 (1.88%) SAP EWM
16 15 (1.88%) SAP MDM
17 12 (1.51%) SAP PM
17 12 (1.51%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.14%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.63%) FTP
1 5 (0.63%) HTTP
1 5 (0.63%) SSL
2 2 (0.25%) SMS
3 1 (0.13%) LAN
3 1 (0.13%) WAN
3 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (8.92%) SAP BW
2 52 (6.53%) SAP HANA
3 45 (5.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 35 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
5 24 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (2.51%) SQL Server
7 16 (2.01%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (1.76%) MS Access
9 12 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
10 11 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 11 (1.38%) SAP Data Services
11 9 (1.13%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
12 8 (1.01%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.38%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (3.14%) LSMW
2 1 (0.13%) eCATT
2 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.13%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 228 (28.64%) Manufacturing
2 185 (23.24%) Finance
3 44 (5.53%) Retail
4 20 (2.51%) Legal
5 13 (1.63%) German Language
6 12 (1.51%) Billing
7 10 (1.26%) General Ledger
8 8 (1.01%) Advertising
8 8 (1.01%) Banking
9 6 (0.75%) Publishing
10 3 (0.38%) Back Office
10 3 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.03%) EDI
2 23 (2.89%) IDoc
2 23 (2.89%) SAP Fiori
3 18 (2.26%) SAP PI
3 18 (2.26%) SAP Smart Forms
4 16 (2.01%) Middleware
4 16 (2.01%) SAP Basis
5 13 (1.63%) BAPI
5 13 (1.63%) EDIFACT
6 11 (1.38%) XML
7 6 (0.75%) cXML
8 5 (0.63%) JDBC
8 5 (0.63%) JSON
8 5 (0.63%) SAPUI5
8 5 (0.63%) SOAP
8 5 (0.63%) XSLT
9 4 (0.50%) OLE
9 4 (0.50%) SAP ALE
10 3 (0.38%) .NET
11 2 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.42%) FMCG
2 74 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (1.51%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.38%) Virtual Team
5 9 (1.13%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.01%) TRADACOMS
7 5 (0.63%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.38%) Replication
10 2 (0.25%) Kindle
11 1 (0.13%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.13%) LIMS
11 1 (0.13%) SCADA
11 1 (0.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (2.26%) Windows
2 15 (1.88%) Windows Server
3 14 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.63%) Unix
5 4 (0.50%) Linux
6 3 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) SUSE
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (19.47%) Logistics
2 111 (13.94%) Business Analysis
3 108 (13.57%) ERP
4 107 (13.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 86 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
6 74 (9.30%) Translating Business Requirements
7 62 (7.79%) ITIL
7 62 (7.79%) Project Management
8 55 (6.91%) Change Management
9 52 (6.53%) Matrix Organization
10 50 (6.28%) CRM
11 47 (5.90%) SAP Implementation
12 44 (5.53%) Data Management
13 41 (5.15%) Migration
14 36 (4.52%) Procure-to-Pay
14 36 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 35 (4.40%) Master Data Management
16 30 (3.77%) Coaching
17 29 (3.64%) SAP Security
18 28 (3.52%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 160 (20.10%) ABAP
2 24 (3.02%) Java
3 22 (2.76%) SQL
4 13 (1.63%) PL/SQL
5 8 (1.01%) R
6 5 (0.63%) Shell Script
6 5 (0.63%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.63%) XPath
6 5 (0.63%) XQuery
7 2 (0.25%) C
7 2 (0.25%) SAPscript
7 2 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (4.40%) Degree
2 18 (2.26%) SAP Certification
3 15 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 10 (1.26%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.50%) CCA
8 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ACCA
9 1 (0.13%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.76%) Data Quality
2 21 (2.64%) SLA
3 13 (1.63%) QA
4 8 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.63%) GxP
5 5 (0.63%) RosettaNet
6 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.25%) GDPR
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (1.51%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.38%) Control-M
4 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 796 (100.00%) SAP
2 45 (5.65%) Microsoft
3 38 (4.77%) Oracle
4 16 (2.01%) Ariba
5 14 (1.76%) Remedy
6 13 (1.63%) Workday
7 9 (1.13%) hybris
8 7 (0.88%) OpenText
9 5 (0.63%) HP
10 3 (0.38%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.38%) Cognos
11 2 (0.25%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.13%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.13%) Progress
12 1 (0.13%) SEEBURGER
12 1 (0.13%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.13%) Tableau