Period
to 3 December 2020

The median annual salary for an SAP Architect was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

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

SAP Architect
UK
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 666 794 856
Rank change year-on-year +128 +62 -77
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Architect 55 272 295
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.097% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 119 162
Median annual salary £100,000 £95,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £63,750 £65,550 £65,750
90th Percentile £132,500 £118,750 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £95,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -28.95% +35.71% +3.70%

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 53,707 129,157 154,352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 95.63% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 44,759 103,460 124,300
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SAP Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Architect in the UK

SAP Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP Architect.

Salary trend for SAP Architect in the UK

SAP Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP Architect over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP Architect in the UK

SAP Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 3 December 2020. 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 +158 30 £92,500 -2.63% 6
UK excluding London +147 15 £67,500 -28.95% 3
London +206 13 £105,000 +16.67% 3
South East +161 9 - - 1
Work from Home -18 5 £95,000 +18.75%
North of England +122 4 - - 1
Yorkshire +92 2 - - 1
North West +77 2 - -
Midlands +80 1 - -
East Midlands +42 1 - -
South West - 1 £67,500 -

SAP Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, SAP Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (47.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 17 (30.91%) Finance
4 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (27.27%) CRM
5 13 (23.64%) QA
6 12 (21.82%) Technology Roadmap
7 11 (20.00%) C
8 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.36%) hybris
8 9 (16.36%) SAP Hybris
8 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.36%) Kanban
8 9 (16.36%) Business Development
8 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) JIRA
8 9 (16.36%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) Scrum
8 9 (16.36%) SAP PM
8 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (14.55%) EAM
9 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
9 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
9 8 (14.55%) SAP HANA
10 7 (12.73%) Presales
10 7 (12.73%) ABAP
10 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
10 7 (12.73%) Project Delivery
11 6 (10.91%) Migration
11 6 (10.91%) Data Management

SAP Architect 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 4 (7.27%) SAS
Business Applications
1 26 (47.27%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (16.36%) SAP Hybris
2 9 (16.36%) SAP PM
3 4 (7.27%) SAP CRM
4 3 (5.45%) SAP CAR
4 3 (5.45%) SAP MDM
4 3 (5.45%) SAP Retail
4 3 (5.45%) SAP SCM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP APO
5 2 (3.64%) SAP CO
5 2 (3.64%) SAP FI
5 2 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (3.64%) SAP MDG
5 2 (3.64%) SAP MM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP PP
5 2 (3.64%) SAP PS
5 2 (3.64%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.82%) SAP FI-AA
6 1 (1.82%) SAP FI-AR
6 1 (1.82%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Azure
2 1 (1.82%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SAP HANA
2 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) LSMW
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Swedish Language
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) German Language
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) IDoc
1 5 (9.09%) SAP PI
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 4 (7.27%) BAPI
2 4 (7.27%) Middleware
2 4 (7.27%) SAP Basis
2 4 (7.27%) SAP XI
2 4 (7.27%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) JMS
3 1 (1.82%) SAML
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) CRM
1 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (21.82%) Technology Roadmap
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) Business Development
3 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (16.36%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (16.36%) Kanban
3 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (16.36%) Scrum
4 8 (14.55%) EAM
5 7 (12.73%) Presales
5 7 (12.73%) Project Delivery
5 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.91%) Data Management
6 6 (10.91%) Migration
7 5 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
8 4 (7.27%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 4 (7.27%) Thought Leadership
8 4 (7.27%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) C
2 7 (12.73%) ABAP
3 4 (7.27%) SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) MBA
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (16.36%) hybris
3 1 (1.82%) Ariba
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft