Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Basis
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1068 1056 1056
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAP Basis 88 135 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.076% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 78 88
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.46% +4.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £41,775 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £53,001 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +10.53%

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 67,101 71,239 75,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.30% 40.32% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 55,588 58,948 65,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Basis in the UK

SAP Basis
Top 13 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 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 -5 76 £55,000 - 8
UK excluding London -27 55 £55,000 +3.77% 8
South East +15 30 £69,700 +7.23% 5
London +40 28 £52,500 -27.59%
Midlands +38 14 £52,500 +23.53% 2
North of England +4 13 £46,250 -2.63%
North West +4 13 £46,250 -2.63%
East Midlands +10 12 £52,500 +23.53% 2
North East -12 7 - -
Wales +12 6 £50,000 +3.09%
East of England -6 5 £51,000 -3.77% 1
West Midlands +35 2 - -
Scotland -8 1 £51,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 54 (61.36%) NetWeaver
3 39 (44.32%) SAP HANA
4 29 (32.95%) SAP BW
4 29 (32.95%) Java
5 28 (31.82%) Linux
6 27 (30.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (29.55%) Windows
8 24 (27.27%) ABAP
9 23 (26.14%) Finance
9 23 (26.14%) Oracle
9 23 (26.14%) Unix
9 23 (26.14%) BusinessObjects
9 23 (26.14%) Security Cleared
10 18 (20.45%) CRM
11 17 (19.32%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (17.05%) hybris
12 15 (17.05%) Windows Server
13 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
14 13 (14.77%) Performance Management
14 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
15 12 (13.64%) High Availability
15 12 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 11 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
16 11 (12.50%) ERP
17 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
18 9 (10.23%) Change Control
18 9 (10.23%) ITIL
18 9 (10.23%) SAP XI
19 8 (9.09%) Change Management

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 54 (61.36%) NetWeaver
2 7 (7.95%) SAP Portal
3 2 (2.27%) SAP EP
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (7.95%) SAP CRM
3 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.27%) SAP BPC
4 2 (2.27%) SAP MII
4 2 (2.27%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.14%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.14%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.14%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.14%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.14%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Firewall
1 3 (3.41%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) FTP
2 2 (2.27%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.27%) SSL
3 1 (1.14%) DHCP
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (44.32%) SAP HANA
2 29 (32.95%) SAP BW
3 23 (26.14%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
5 12 (13.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.82%) DB2
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (3.41%) MaxDB
9 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) NWDI
General
1 23 (26.14%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Legal
4 4 (4.55%) Publishing
5 3 (3.41%) Local Government
5 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (45.45%) Consultant
2 37 (42.05%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (27.27%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 20 (22.73%) Architect
4 20 (22.73%) SAP Architect
5 14 (15.91%) SAP Basis Architect
6 9 (10.23%) Administrator
6 9 (10.23%) SAP Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) SAP Support
7 6 (6.82%) SAP Technical Architect
7 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Audit Manager
8 4 (4.55%) IT Audit Manager
8 4 (4.55%) IT Manager
9 3 (3.41%) SAP Support Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) SAP XI
2 8 (9.09%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (6.82%) SAPUI5
4 4 (4.55%) SAP PI
5 3 (3.41%) BAPI
5 3 (3.41%) HTML
5 3 (3.41%) JDBC
5 3 (3.41%) JMS
5 3 (3.41%) SAP ALE
5 3 (3.41%) SOAP
5 3 (3.41%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (3.41%) XML
6 2 (2.27%) EDI
6 2 (2.27%) IDoc
6 2 (2.27%) Web Services
6 2 (2.27%) XSL
6 2 (2.27%) XSLT
7 1 (1.14%) .NET
7 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.14%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.14%) HACMP
5 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Linux
2 26 (29.55%) Windows
3 23 (26.14%) Unix
4 15 (17.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.82%) AIX
6 3 (3.41%) SUSE
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (20.45%) CRM
3 17 (19.32%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (14.77%) Performance Management
5 12 (13.64%) High Availability
6 11 (12.50%) ERP
7 10 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (10.23%) Change Control
8 9 (10.23%) ITIL
9 8 (9.09%) Change Management
9 8 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
10 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.95%) Migration
10 7 (7.95%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.95%) SDLC
11 6 (6.82%) Business Development
11 6 (6.82%) Coaching
11 6 (6.82%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 5 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) Java
2 24 (27.27%) ABAP
3 7 (7.95%) SQL
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (26.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) vSphere
2 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (26.14%) Oracle
3 15 (17.05%) hybris
4 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.41%) Ariba
5 3 (3.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) HP
6 2 (2.27%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.27%) SEEBURGER
6 2 (2.27%) Veeam
7 1 (1.14%) Apple
7 1 (1.14%) Cisco
7 1 (1.14%) EMC
7 1 (1.14%) IBM
7 1 (1.14%) NetApp
7 1 (1.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.14%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.14%) Veritas