Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 716 551 587
Rank change year-on-year -165 +36 +100
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Analyst 476 856 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.50% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 311 505 614
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.06% +4.44%

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 159,903 169,601 187,341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 95.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 128,846 135,977 157,397
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Analyst in the UK

SAP Analyst
Top 15 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 September 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 -151 458 £52,500 +5.00% 23
UK excluding London -155 354 £52,500 +10.53% 20
North of England -119 147 £52,500 - 2
London -12 103 £50,000 -4.76% 4
South East -23 89 £55,000 +10.00% 13
North West -125 85 £52,500 - 1
Midlands -22 71 £52,000 +27.61% 1
Yorkshire +9 53 £48,000 +28.00% 1
East Midlands -11 43 £52,250 +25.90%
West Midlands -10 28 £50,000 +63.93% 1
East of England -10 25 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Scotland +5 11 £45,000 - 1
North East -8 9 £58,000 +5.45%
South West +17 7 £55,000 +48.65%
Wales 0 6 £50,000 +23.46%

SAP Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 476 (100.00%) SAP
2 182 (38.24%) Finance
3 135 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (23.32%) Manufacturing
5 105 (22.06%) SAP FI
6 102 (21.43%) SAP CO
7 99 (20.80%) SAP FI/CO
8 80 (16.81%) Logistics
9 74 (15.55%) ABAP
10 68 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 66 (13.87%) Business Analysis
12 65 (13.66%) ERP
13 64 (13.45%) SAP BW
14 63 (13.24%) SAP MM
15 60 (12.61%) SAP SD
16 56 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
17 51 (10.71%) SAP PP
18 47 (9.87%) SAP HANA
19 46 (9.66%) Change Management
20 40 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
21 37 (7.77%) SAP ERP
21 37 (7.77%) Test Scripting
22 35 (7.35%) SuccessFactors
23 33 (6.93%) Process Improvement
24 32 (6.72%) Order to Cash
24 32 (6.72%) SAP HR
25 30 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
26 29 (6.09%) Project Management
26 29 (6.09%) SAP HCM
27 28 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing

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 5 (1.05%) SAP Portal
2 4 (0.84%) NetWeaver
3 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.42%) Apache
4 2 (0.42%) ColdFusion
4 2 (0.42%) JBoss
4 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 105 (22.06%) SAP FI
2 102 (21.43%) SAP CO
3 99 (20.80%) SAP FI/CO
4 63 (13.24%) SAP MM
5 60 (12.61%) SAP SD
6 56 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
7 51 (10.71%) SAP PP
8 37 (7.77%) SAP ERP
9 32 (6.72%) SAP HR
10 29 (6.09%) SAP HCM
11 25 (5.25%) SAP SCM
12 17 (3.57%) SAP BPC
13 16 (3.36%) SAP APO
14 15 (3.15%) SAP WM
15 11 (2.31%) SAP QM
16 9 (1.89%) SAP PS
17 7 (1.47%) SAP GRC
17 7 (1.47%) SAP LE
18 5 (1.05%) SAP FSCM
18 5 (1.05%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.35%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.45%) SAP BW
2 47 (9.87%) SAP HANA
3 16 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (3.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 11 (2.31%) SQL Server
6 9 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 7 (1.47%) MySQL
8 7 (1.47%) QlikView
9 4 (0.84%) Power BI
9 4 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.42%) DataStage
11 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.21%) DB2
12 1 (0.21%) Lumira
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (2.94%) Selenium
2 13 (2.73%) HP UFT
3 10 (2.10%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.68%) JIRA
4 8 (1.68%) LSMW
5 5 (1.05%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.21%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.21%) Zephyr
General
1 182 (38.24%) Finance
2 111 (23.32%) Manufacturing
3 22 (4.62%) General Ledger
4 20 (4.20%) Banking
5 18 (3.78%) Retail
6 15 (3.15%) Legal
7 13 (2.73%) Billing
8 8 (1.68%) Automotive
8 8 (1.68%) Marketing
8 8 (1.68%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.26%) Back Office
10 4 (0.84%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Games
12 2 (0.42%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.36%) EDI
2 11 (2.31%) SAP Fiori
3 7 (1.47%) IDoc
4 6 (1.26%) MDX
4 6 (1.26%) SAP Basis
5 4 (0.84%) Middleware
5 4 (0.84%) XML
6 3 (0.63%) CSS
6 3 (0.63%) HTML
6 3 (0.63%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.42%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.42%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.42%) Apache CXF
7 2 (0.42%) J2EE
7 2 (0.42%) SAP CO-PA
7 2 (0.42%) Spring
8 1 (0.21%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.31%) FMCG
5 9 (1.89%) Learning Management System
6 7 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.26%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (0.63%) Tandem
9 2 (0.42%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.42%) User Experience
10 1 (0.21%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.63%) Linux
2 1 (0.21%) AIX
2 1 (0.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 80 (16.81%) Logistics
3 66 (13.87%) Business Analysis
4 65 (13.66%) ERP
5 46 (9.66%) Change Management
6 40 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (7.77%) Test Scripting
8 33 (6.93%) Process Improvement
9 32 (6.72%) Order to Cash
10 30 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (6.09%) Project Management
12 28 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (5.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (5.25%) Accounts Payable
14 25 (5.25%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (5.25%) Test Automation
15 24 (5.04%) ITIL
16 23 (4.83%) Waterfall
17 19 (3.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 19 (3.99%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 74 (15.55%) ABAP
2 27 (5.67%) SQL
3 5 (1.05%) Java
4 4 (0.84%) C
4 4 (0.84%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (5.46%) Degree
2 23 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.52%) ACCA
4 10 (2.10%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.89%) ISEB
5 9 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.05%) AAT
7 4 (0.84%) CCA
7 4 (0.84%) CIMA
7 4 (0.84%) HND
8 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
9 1 (0.21%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.67%) QA
2 17 (3.57%) SLA
3 8 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.05%) PMO
5 1 (0.21%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (3.78%) HP ALM
2 9 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 476 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (3.78%) HP
3 11 (2.31%) Oracle
4 9 (1.89%) Google
5 7 (1.47%) Ariba
6 6 (1.26%) Workday
7 5 (1.05%) hybris
8 4 (0.84%) Adaptive Insights
8 4 (0.84%) CA
8 4 (0.84%) Progress
8 4 (0.84%) Tableau
9 3 (0.63%) Concur
9 3 (0.63%) Pegasus
9 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.42%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.42%) Informatica
10 2 (0.42%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.42%) Remedy
10 2 (0.42%) Sage
11 1 (0.21%) Hyperion