Period
to 22 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Basis
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1057 1058 1009
Rank change year-on-year +1 -49 +157
Permanent jobs citing SAP Basis 127 189 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.100% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 64 86 235
UK median annual salary £62,500 £52,000 £50,200
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.19% +3.59% -8.73%
10th Percentile £41,475 £35,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,875 £71,875 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.66% +24.71%

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 70006 73765 82849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.17% 38.89% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57934 63958 70877
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 October 2017.

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 October 2017. 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 -15 115 £62,500 +25.00% 4
UK excluding London -38 83 £55,000 +10.00% 4
London +23 29 £75,000 +42.86%
South East +36 26 £65,000 -27.78% 2
North of England +11 25 £37,500 -31.82% 1
East of England -5 21 £55,000 +46.67%
Yorkshire +27 13 £37,500 -37.50%
North West -7 12 - -
Midlands +2 9 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +30 8 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Scotland -13 6 - -
Wales +16 2 £48,500 -
West Midlands -6 1 £87,500 +105.88%

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing SAP Basis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 67 (52.76%) NetWeaver
3 48 (37.80%) Windows
4 46 (36.22%) ERP
5 42 (33.07%) SAP HANA
6 40 (31.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (28.35%) SQL Server
8 34 (26.77%) Oracle
9 28 (22.05%) Unix
10 23 (18.11%) ABAP
10 23 (18.11%) Linux
11 22 (17.32%) SAP BW
12 21 (16.54%) CRM
13 20 (15.75%) Java
13 20 (15.75%) SQL
13 20 (15.75%) SAP PI
14 18 (14.17%) SAP Data Services
14 18 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (12.60%) Migration
16 15 (11.81%) High Availability
17 14 (11.02%) SAP BPC
17 14 (11.02%) ITIL
17 14 (11.02%) DB2
18 13 (10.24%) BusinessObjects
18 13 (10.24%) Technical Architecture
18 13 (10.24%) SAP Security
18 13 (10.24%) Presales
19 12 (9.45%) Continuous Improvement
19 12 (9.45%) OpenText
19 12 (9.45%) Risk 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 67 (52.76%) NetWeaver
2 8 (6.30%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.15%) SAP Portal
4 3 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 14 (11.02%) SAP BPC
2 9 (7.09%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (6.30%) SAP ERP
3 8 (6.30%) SAP GRC
4 7 (5.51%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.57%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.57%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.57%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.79%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.72%) PaaS
3 5 (3.94%) IaaS
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle CX
4 1 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) LAN
1 7 (5.51%) WAN
2 6 (4.72%) SAN
3 5 (3.94%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (3.94%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.36%) SSL
5 2 (1.57%) DNS
5 2 (1.57%) Firewall
5 2 (1.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.07%) SAP HANA
2 36 (28.35%) SQL Server
3 22 (17.32%) SAP BW
4 18 (14.17%) SAP Data Services
5 14 (11.02%) DB2
6 13 (10.24%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (5.51%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.57%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) LSMW
General
1 10 (7.87%) Legal
2 6 (4.72%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Billing
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Consultant
2 33 (25.98%) SAP Consultant
3 31 (24.41%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 26 (20.47%) Architect
5 23 (18.11%) SAP Architect
6 15 (11.81%) SAP Technical Architect
6 15 (11.81%) Technical Architect
7 13 (10.24%) Administrator
7 13 (10.24%) SAP Administrator
7 13 (10.24%) SAP Basis Administrator
8 11 (8.66%) SAP Basis Architect
9 9 (7.09%) Analyst
9 9 (7.09%) SAP Analyst
9 9 (7.09%) SAP Basis Analyst
10 8 (6.30%) SAP Manager
11 6 (4.72%) ABAP Developer
11 6 (4.72%) SAP Basis Team Leader
11 6 (4.72%) SAP Developer
11 6 (4.72%) SAP Team Leader
11 6 (4.72%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.75%) SAP PI
2 7 (5.51%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (4.72%) BAPI
3 6 (4.72%) Middleware
3 6 (4.72%) SAP XI
4 4 (3.15%) SAPUI5
5 3 (2.36%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.79%) HTML
6 1 (0.79%) HTML5
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.72%) Clustering
2 6 (4.72%) EMC VMAX
2 6 (4.72%) EMC VNX
2 6 (4.72%) Replication
3 5 (3.94%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.36%) Symmetrix
4 3 (2.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (1.57%) Celerra
5 2 (1.57%) FMCG
5 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.57%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.80%) Windows
2 28 (22.05%) Unix
3 23 (18.11%) Linux
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.36%) Solaris
5 3 (2.36%) VMS
6 2 (1.57%) AIX
6 2 (1.57%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.79%) SUSE
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.22%) ERP
2 40 (31.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (16.54%) CRM
4 18 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (12.60%) Migration
6 15 (11.81%) High Availability
7 14 (11.02%) ITIL
8 13 (10.24%) Presales
8 13 (10.24%) SAP Security
8 13 (10.24%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (9.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (9.45%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.66%) Change Management
10 11 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (8.66%) SAP Implementation
11 10 (7.87%) Business Development
11 10 (7.87%) Coaching
11 10 (7.87%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
11 10 (7.87%) TOGAF
12 8 (6.30%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) ABAP
2 20 (15.75%) Java
2 20 (15.75%) SQL
3 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) EMCSA
3 2 (1.57%) EMCTA
3 2 (1.57%) NCDA
3 2 (1.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.66%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.94%) NFS
4 4 (3.15%) Cronacle
5 3 (2.36%) KVM
5 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.36%) vSphere
6 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (4.72%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.36%) Ansible
3 3 (2.36%) vCenter Server
3 3 (2.36%) vMotion
3 3 (2.36%) vRealize
4 2 (1.57%) DiskXtender
4 2 (1.57%) EMC TimeFinder
4 2 (1.57%) SnapMirror
4 2 (1.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (26.77%) Oracle
3 12 (9.45%) OpenText
3 12 (9.45%) Sybase
4 11 (8.66%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.30%) VMware
6 6 (4.72%) Cisco
6 6 (4.72%) EMC
6 6 (4.72%) NetApp
6 6 (4.72%) Siebel
6 6 (4.72%) Veritas
7 4 (3.15%) Ariba
7 4 (3.15%) hybris
7 4 (3.15%) IBM
8 3 (2.36%) Dell
8 3 (2.36%) HP
8 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.57%) Brocade
9 2 (1.57%) SolidFire