Period
to 23 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 950 1019 968
Rank change year-on-year +69 -51 +27
Permanent jobs citing SAP BPC 127 152 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.092% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.56% 1.41% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 78 100 168
UK median annual salary £61,250 £56,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% -2.17% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £40,700
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% +5.77%

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 8,122 10,818 13,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.80% 6.54% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,691 7,896 9,909
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.74%

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 September 2019.

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 September 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 +61 118 £62,500 +11.11% 16
UK excluding London +37 67 £60,000 +26.32% 10
South East +55 46 £75,000 +36.36% 1
London +54 41 £62,500 -3.85% 7
Midlands - 8 £59,000 - 2
West Midlands - 7 £59,000 - 2
North of England +3 6 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Scotland - 5 £48,500 - 1
North West +15 4 £52,500 +10.53% 3
South West +14 2 - - 1
North East +24 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -9 1 £44,000 -15.38% 1
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 63 (49.61%) SAP BW
3 55 (43.31%) Finance
4 47 (37.01%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (31.50%) SAP S/4HANA
6 38 (29.92%) Analytics
7 37 (29.13%) SAP HANA
8 32 (25.20%) BusinessObjects
9 28 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (21.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
12 19 (14.96%) SAP Basis
13 17 (13.39%) Change Management
13 17 (13.39%) Cognos
14 16 (12.60%) SAP FI
14 16 (12.60%) Data Modelling
15 15 (11.81%) Hyperion
15 15 (11.81%) Anaplan
16 14 (11.02%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (11.02%) NetWeaver
16 14 (11.02%) Project Management
16 14 (11.02%) ERP
17 13 (10.24%) SQL
17 13 (10.24%) Oracle
17 13 (10.24%) SAP FI/CO
17 13 (10.24%) SAP CO
18 12 (9.45%) SuccessFactors
18 12 (9.45%) Back Office
19 11 (8.66%) .NET
19 11 (8.66%) SharePoint

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 14 (11.02%) NetWeaver
2 11 (8.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (31.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 16 (12.60%) SAP FI
3 13 (10.24%) SAP CO
3 13 (10.24%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (6.30%) SAP ERP
5 4 (3.15%) SAP PS
6 3 (2.36%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (2.36%) SAP R/3
7 2 (1.57%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.79%) HFM
8 1 (0.79%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.79%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.79%) SAP IBP
8 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.45%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (5.51%) Power Platform
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) DHCP
2 6 (4.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (49.61%) SAP BW
2 37 (29.13%) SAP HANA
3 32 (25.20%) BusinessObjects
4 27 (21.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 9 (7.09%) SQL Server
6 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.51%) Power BI
8 4 (3.15%) QlikView
9 3 (2.36%) Big Data
9 3 (2.36%) Essbase
9 3 (2.36%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.57%) Lumira
10 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) LSMW
General
1 55 (43.31%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Back Office
3 10 (7.87%) Legal
4 7 (5.51%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.57%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (45.67%) Consultant
2 46 (36.22%) SAP Consultant
3 28 (22.05%) Analyst
4 24 (18.90%) SAP Analyst
5 17 (13.39%) Architect
6 16 (12.60%) SAP BW Consultant
7 13 (10.24%) SAP BPC Consultant
8 12 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (8.66%) Senior Consultant
10 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 9 (7.09%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 9 (7.09%) SAP BI Consultant
12 8 (6.30%) SAP Basis Analyst
12 8 (6.30%) Senior Manager
13 7 (5.51%) Analytics Consultant
13 7 (5.51%) Managing Consultant
13 7 (5.51%) SAP Architect
13 7 (5.51%) SAP Manager
14 6 (4.72%) Lead Architect
14 6 (4.72%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.96%) SAP Basis
2 11 (8.66%) .NET
3 10 (7.87%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.57%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.79%) BAPI
5 1 (0.79%) IDoc
5 1 (0.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.30%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.51%) Data Structures
3 7 (5.51%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.57%) BBC
5 2 (1.57%) FMCG
6 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.51%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Linux
2 4 (3.15%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.01%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (29.92%) Analytics
3 28 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (13.39%) Change Management
5 16 (12.60%) Data Modelling
6 14 (11.02%) ERP
6 14 (11.02%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (11.02%) Project Management
7 11 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (8.66%) TOGAF
8 10 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.87%) Business Development
8 10 (7.87%) Coaching
8 10 (7.87%) Logistics
8 10 (7.87%) Project Delivery
9 9 (7.09%) Performance Management
9 9 (7.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (6.30%) Presales
11 7 (5.51%) Business Analytics
11 7 (5.51%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.24%) SQL
2 6 (4.72%) ABAP
3 3 (2.36%) Python
4 2 (1.57%) Java
5 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) SC Cleared
1 11 (8.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.87%) TOGAF Certification
3 9 (7.09%) Degree
4 2 (1.57%) ACCA
4 2 (1.57%) CIMA
4 2 (1.57%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.79%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) IFRS
2 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.39%) Cognos
4 15 (11.81%) Anaplan
4 15 (11.81%) Hyperion
5 13 (10.24%) Oracle
6 6 (4.72%) Ariba
6 6 (4.72%) Citrix
7 3 (2.36%) Birst
7 3 (2.36%) SnapLogic
7 3 (2.36%) Tableau
7 3 (2.36%) Workday
8 2 (1.57%) Concur
8 2 (1.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.79%) Infor
9 1 (0.79%) Jedox
9 1 (0.79%) Planview
9 1 (0.79%) Remedy