Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP BPC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BPC over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 979 906 1010
Rank change year-on-year -73 +104 +61
Permanent jobs citing SAP BPC 204 262 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.64% 2.18% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 165 186 194
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -12.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -3.38%

SAP BPC is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12,408 12,002 13,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.22% 7.09% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9,166 9,082 10,739
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,667 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SAP BPC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP BPC in the UK

SAP BPC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP BPC in the UK

SAP BPC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BPC over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP BPC in the UK

SAP BPC
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 BPC within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 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 -56 199 £65,000 +13.04% 3
London +18 114 £70,000 +27.27% 3
UK excluding London -109 85 £45,000 -20.00%
South East -46 30 £67,500 +28.57%
North of England +1 29 £42,500 -5.56%
North West +24 23 £42,500 +3.03%
East of England -4 16 £40,000 -
Midlands -32 6 £65,000 +8.33%
West Midlands -36 5 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +12 4 £52,000 +15.56%
Wales - 4 - -
North East -19 2 £42,500 -43.33%
East Midlands +12 1 £70,000 +27.27%

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing SAP BPC 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 BPC.

1 204 (100.00%) SAP
2 139 (68.14%) Finance
3 82 (40.20%) SAP BW
4 63 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (21.08%) SAP HANA
7 41 (20.10%) Hyperion
8 38 (18.63%) SAP S/4HANA
9 33 (16.18%) BusinessObjects
10 30 (14.71%) Change Management
11 27 (13.24%) Degree
11 27 (13.24%) Oracle
12 26 (12.75%) Planning and Forecasting
13 25 (12.25%) Cognos
13 25 (12.25%) SAP FI
13 25 (12.25%) Tagetik
14 24 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 23 (11.27%) Anaplan
16 21 (10.29%) Performance Management
16 21 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
17 20 (9.80%) SAP FI/CO
17 20 (9.80%) SAP CO
18 18 (8.82%) Analytics
18 18 (8.82%) Hyperion Planning
18 18 (8.82%) CIMA
18 18 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
19 16 (7.84%) Retail
19 16 (7.84%) Cognos TM1
19 16 (7.84%) Project Management
19 16 (7.84%) SQL

SAP BPC
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 9 (4.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 38 (18.63%) SAP S/4HANA
2 25 (12.25%) SAP FI
3 20 (9.80%) SAP CO
3 20 (9.80%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (8.82%) Hyperion Planning
5 16 (7.84%) Cognos TM1
6 12 (5.88%) HFM
7 8 (3.92%) SAP GRC
8 7 (3.43%) Cognos Planning
8 7 (3.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (2.94%) SAP ERP
10 5 (2.45%) SAP MM
11 3 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (1.47%) SAP FI-AP
11 3 (1.47%) SAP FI-AR
11 3 (1.47%) SAP FI-GL
12 2 (0.98%) Hyperion Enterprise
12 2 (0.98%) SAP APO
12 2 (0.98%) SAP PP
12 2 (0.98%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (40.20%) SAP BW
2 43 (21.08%) SAP HANA
3 33 (16.18%) BusinessObjects
4 24 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 9 (4.41%) OLAP
6 6 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.45%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 3 (1.47%) QlikView
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.49%) Essbase
11 1 (0.49%) Lumira
11 1 (0.49%) Power BI
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 139 (68.14%) Finance
2 16 (7.84%) Retail
3 7 (3.43%) General Ledger
4 3 (1.47%) Banking
4 3 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (42.16%) Consultant
2 70 (34.31%) SAP Consultant
3 60 (29.41%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 33 (16.18%) Analyst
5 30 (14.71%) SAP Analyst
6 19 (9.31%) Finance Manager
6 19 (9.31%) Senior Consultant
6 19 (9.31%) Systems Manager
7 18 (8.82%) Finance Systems Manager
8 11 (5.39%) SAP Manager
9 9 (4.41%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (4.41%) Principal Consultant
9 9 (4.41%) Principal SAP Consultant
9 9 (4.41%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 9 (4.41%) Support Manager
9 9 (4.41%) Systems Support
9 9 (4.41%) Systems Support Manager
10 8 (3.92%) Administrator
10 8 (3.92%) Senior SAP BPC Consultant
11 7 (3.43%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.94%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (1.96%) SailPoint
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.92%) User Experience
2 7 (3.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.43%) FMCG
3 5 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.96%) Life Science
5 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.49%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.88%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (14.71%) Change Management
4 26 (12.75%) Planning and Forecasting
5 21 (10.29%) Performance Management
6 18 (8.82%) Analytics
6 18 (8.82%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 16 (7.84%) ERP
7 16 (7.84%) Project Management
8 13 (6.37%) Data Analytics
8 13 (6.37%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (4.90%) Customer Requirements
9 10 (4.90%) ITIL
9 10 (4.90%) Line Management
9 10 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.41%) Knowledge Management
10 9 (4.41%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (4.41%) Procure-to-Pay
11 8 (3.92%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.84%) SQL
2 13 (6.37%) ABAP
3 5 (2.45%) VBA
4 1 (0.49%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) Python
4 1 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (13.24%) Degree
2 18 (8.82%) CIMA
3 15 (7.35%) ACCA
4 7 (3.43%) CISA
5 6 (2.94%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (1.96%) CISSP
7 3 (1.47%) AAT
7 3 (1.47%) CCA
7 3 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.98%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.49%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.96%) COBIT
2 4 (1.96%) GDPR
3 2 (0.98%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (0.98%) GAAP
3 2 (0.98%) IFRS
3 2 (0.98%) SLA
Vendors
1 204 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (20.10%) Hyperion
3 27 (13.24%) Oracle
4 25 (12.25%) Cognos
4 25 (12.25%) Tagetik
5 23 (11.27%) Anaplan
6 10 (4.90%) IBM
7 9 (4.41%) Tableau
8 8 (3.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (3.43%) Alteryx
10 6 (2.94%) Sun
11 4 (1.96%) Adaptive Insights
12 3 (1.47%) Ariba
13 1 (0.49%) hybris