Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Basis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Basis over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Basis
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 919 1082 1063
Rank change year-on-year +163 -19 -4
Permanent jobs citing SAP Basis 144 79 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.049% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 64 40 79
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £42,000 £42,375 £43,500
90th Percentile £87,625 £77,750 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £69,700 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.92% +26.73% +10.00%

SAP Basis is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 51,591 64,013 71,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.98% 39.81% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42,598 52,860 59,681
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP Basis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis in the UK

SAP Basis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Basis in the UK

SAP Basis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Basis over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP Basis in the UK

SAP Basis
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. 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 +136 125 £60,000 - 3
UK excluding London +105 102 £60,000 -13.92% 4
South East +40 54 £60,000 -13.92%
Midlands +48 31 £60,000 +23.08% 1
East Midlands +42 24 £60,000 +23.08% 1
North of England +32 10 £44,000 -4.86% 2
London +83 9 £75,000 +56.03%
West Midlands +26 7 £60,000 -
North West +40 6 - -
Scotland - 5 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £44,000 - 2
East of England +62 2 £58,750 -21.67%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing SAP Basis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 144 (100.00%) SAP
2 84 (58.33%) ABAP
3 52 (36.11%) NetWeaver
4 51 (35.42%) SAP HANA
5 48 (33.33%) SAP BW
5 48 (33.33%) Oracle
6 46 (31.94%) Linux
7 41 (28.47%) Java
8 36 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (24.31%) Windows
9 35 (24.31%) SAP S/4HANA
10 31 (21.53%) ERP
11 30 (20.83%) SQL
12 28 (19.44%) Unix
12 28 (19.44%) Azure
13 26 (18.06%) SAP MM
14 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 24 (16.67%) Migration
15 22 (15.28%) SAP APO
15 22 (15.28%) SAP QM
16 21 (14.58%) Logistics
16 21 (14.58%) Thought Leadership
17 20 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (13.89%) SAP CO
17 20 (13.89%) SAP FI
17 20 (13.89%) SAP FI/CO
18 19 (13.19%) AWS
18 19 (13.19%) SAP BPC
19 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared

SAP Basis
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 52 (36.11%) NetWeaver
2 6 (4.17%) Confluence
3 5 (3.47%) MTS
4 3 (2.08%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 35 (24.31%) SAP S/4HANA
2 26 (18.06%) SAP MM
3 22 (15.28%) SAP APO
3 22 (15.28%) SAP QM
4 20 (13.89%) SAP CO
4 20 (13.89%) SAP FI
4 20 (13.89%) SAP FI/CO
5 19 (13.19%) SAP BPC
6 15 (10.42%) SAP PM
6 15 (10.42%) SAP PP
6 15 (10.42%) SAP SCM
7 13 (9.03%) SAP ERP
8 7 (4.86%) Infor M3
8 7 (4.86%) SAP EWM
9 5 (3.47%) SAP SD
10 3 (2.08%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.69%) SAP GRC
11 1 (0.69%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.44%) Azure
2 19 (13.19%) AWS
3 7 (4.86%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (1.39%) GCP
5 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) DHCP
1 8 (5.56%) Firewall
2 5 (3.47%) NAS
2 5 (3.47%) SAN
3 2 (1.39%) FTP
3 2 (1.39%) HTTP
3 2 (1.39%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.39%) LAN
3 2 (1.39%) SSL
3 2 (1.39%) WAN
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (35.42%) SAP HANA
2 48 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 24 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (9.72%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.86%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (4.17%) Informix
7 3 (2.08%) Big Data
8 2 (1.39%) DB2
8 2 (1.39%) MaxDB
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.69%) Lumira
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (11.11%) Finance
1 16 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.17%) Automotive
3 3 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 73 (50.69%) Consultant
1 73 (50.69%) SAP Consultant
2 57 (39.58%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 23 (15.97%) Analyst
3 23 (15.97%) SAP Analyst
3 23 (15.97%) SAP Support
3 23 (15.97%) SAP Support Consultant
3 23 (15.97%) Support Consultant
4 21 (14.58%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 20 (13.89%) Administrator
5 20 (13.89%) SAP Administrator
6 19 (13.19%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 18 (12.50%) Architect
8 15 (10.42%) Technical Architect
9 13 (9.03%) SAP Architect
10 10 (6.94%) SAP Manager
10 10 (6.94%) SAP Technical Architect
11 8 (5.56%) SAP Basis Support
12 7 (4.86%) SAP Basis Manager
12 7 (4.86%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) Web Services
2 9 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
3 8 (5.56%) Apache Flex
4 7 (4.86%) EDI
4 7 (4.86%) SAP XI
5 5 (3.47%) EDIFACT
5 5 (3.47%) Middleware
6 3 (2.08%) BAPI
6 3 (2.08%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (1.39%) HTML
7 2 (1.39%) IDoc
7 2 (1.39%) JDBC
7 2 (1.39%) JMS
7 2 (1.39%) SAP ALE
7 2 (1.39%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.39%) SOAP
7 2 (1.39%) XML
7 2 (1.39%) XSL
7 2 (1.39%) XSLT
8 1 (0.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.17%) Clustering
3 6 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.47%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.69%) Replication
6 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.94%) Linux
2 35 (24.31%) Windows
3 28 (19.44%) Unix
4 12 (8.33%) AIX
5 8 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.53%) ERP
4 24 (16.67%) Migration
5 21 (14.58%) Logistics
5 21 (14.58%) Thought Leadership
6 20 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (11.81%) SAP Security
8 16 (11.11%) CRM
9 14 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (6.94%) Project Delivery
11 9 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (4.86%) EAI
13 7 (4.86%) Line Management
13 7 (4.86%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (4.86%) Process Improvement
13 7 (4.86%) Service Management
13 7 (4.86%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 84 (58.33%) ABAP
2 41 (28.47%) Java
3 30 (20.83%) SQL
4 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.39%) XPath
6 1 (0.69%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.03%) SAP Certification
4 8 (5.56%) Degree
5 5 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (3.47%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (3.47%) SCCM
2 5 (3.47%) SCOM
2 5 (3.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 144 (100.00%) SAP
2 48 (33.33%) Oracle
3 14 (9.72%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.86%) Ariba
4 7 (4.86%) Citrix
5 6 (4.17%) VMware
6 5 (3.47%) HP
6 5 (3.47%) Veeam
7 2 (1.39%) OpenText
7 2 (1.39%) SEEBURGER
8 1 (0.69%) hybris
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.69%) Remedy
8 1 (0.69%) Sybase