Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (SAP BPC)
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 909 919 1051
Rank change year-on-year +10 +132 -58
Permanent jobs citing SAP BPC 269 274 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.96% 2.31% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 198 201 172
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £80,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year - -1.79% +12.00%

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 13,729 11,871 14,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.89% 6.71% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9,843 8,892 11,013
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +17 268 £62,500 +4.17% 16
London +78 147 £67,500 +3.85% 9
UK excluding London -69 108 £55,000 - 7
North of England +13 34 £57,500 +19.79% 5
South East -22 34 £55,000 +7.32% 2
North West +20 29 £57,500 +15.00% 1
East of England +11 23 £40,000 -27.27%
West Midlands -15 16 £60,000 -
Midlands -23 16 £60,000 -
Scotland -25 15 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +14 4 - -
South West -11 1 - -
North East - 1 £42,500 - 4

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing SAP BPC 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 BPC.

1 269 (100.00%) SAP
2 153 (56.88%) Finance
3 113 (42.01%) SAP BW
4 99 (36.80%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (23.42%) BusinessObjects
6 60 (22.30%) Degree
7 57 (21.19%) SAP HANA
8 51 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 49 (18.22%) SAP FI
9 49 (18.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 44 (16.36%) SAP S/4HANA
10 44 (16.36%) NetWeaver
11 39 (14.50%) Hyperion
12 37 (13.75%) SAP CO
13 36 (13.38%) Change Management
14 32 (11.90%) SAP FI/CO
14 32 (11.90%) Cognos
15 31 (11.52%) Performance Management
16 30 (11.15%) SQL
17 28 (10.41%) Oracle
18 24 (8.92%) Anaplan
18 24 (8.92%) Tagetik
19 23 (8.55%) HFM
20 22 (8.18%) Data Structures
21 21 (7.81%) Planning and Forecasting
21 21 (7.81%) Hyperion Planning
22 19 (7.06%) Cognos TM1
22 19 (7.06%) ABAP
22 19 (7.06%) ITIL
22 19 (7.06%) IFRS

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 44 (16.36%) NetWeaver
2 6 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (5.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 49 (18.22%) SAP FI
2 44 (16.36%) SAP S/4HANA
3 37 (13.75%) SAP CO
4 32 (11.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 23 (8.55%) HFM
6 21 (7.81%) Hyperion Planning
7 19 (7.06%) Cognos TM1
8 11 (4.09%) Cognos Planning
9 9 (3.35%) SAP FI-AP
9 9 (3.35%) SAP FI-AR
9 9 (3.35%) SAP FI-GL
10 8 (2.97%) SAP MM
11 6 (2.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 5 (1.86%) Cognos Controller
12 5 (1.86%) SAP ERP
13 4 (1.49%) SAP FSCM
14 3 (1.12%) SAP GRC
15 2 (0.74%) Infor SunSystems
15 2 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 2 (0.74%) SAP Business ByDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (42.01%) SAP BW
2 63 (23.42%) BusinessObjects
3 57 (21.19%) SAP HANA
4 49 (18.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 14 (5.20%) SQL Server
6 13 (4.83%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.86%) OLAP
8 4 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 4 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.74%) Essbase
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
General
1 153 (56.88%) Finance
2 16 (5.95%) Legal
3 11 (4.09%) Retail
4 10 (3.72%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.60%) Banking
6 4 (1.49%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.74%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 143 (53.16%) Consultant
2 124 (46.10%) SAP Consultant
3 94 (34.94%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 32 (11.90%) Analyst
5 31 (11.52%) SAP Analyst
6 17 (6.32%) SAP FI Consultant
7 13 (4.83%) SAP BW Consultant
7 13 (4.83%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (4.46%) Architect
8 12 (4.46%) SAP CO Consultant
8 12 (4.46%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 12 (4.46%) SAP Manager
9 10 (3.72%) Administrator
9 10 (3.72%) Cloud Consultant
9 10 (3.72%) SAP Support
10 8 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Lead
10 8 (2.97%) Developer
10 8 (2.97%) Managing Consultant
11 7 (2.60%) Lead Architect
11 7 (2.60%) SAP Financial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.97%) MDX
1 8 (2.97%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (1.86%) SAP Basis
3 4 (1.49%) SAP CO-PA
4 3 (1.12%) .NET
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.18%) Data Structures
2 12 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.49%) FMCG
5 3 (1.12%) CMDB
5 3 (1.12%) Life Science
6 2 (0.74%) Robotics
7 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.37%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.37%) PMI
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.72%) Linux
2 9 (3.35%) Windows
3 7 (2.60%) Unix
4 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (36.80%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (13.38%) Change Management
4 31 (11.52%) Performance Management
5 21 (7.81%) Planning and Forecasting
6 19 (7.06%) ITIL
7 17 (6.32%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 16 (5.95%) ERP
9 15 (5.58%) Customer Requirements
9 15 (5.58%) Data Modelling
10 12 (4.46%) Coaching
11 11 (4.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (3.72%) Analytics
12 10 (3.72%) Configuration Management
12 10 (3.72%) Problem Management
12 10 (3.72%) Project Management
13 9 (3.35%) Presales
14 8 (2.97%) Business Development
14 8 (2.97%) Business Transformation
14 8 (2.97%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.15%) SQL
2 19 (7.06%) ABAP
3 18 (6.69%) Java
4 5 (1.86%) VBA
5 3 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (22.30%) Degree
2 10 (3.72%) ACCA
2 10 (3.72%) CIMA
3 9 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.49%) CCA
4 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.74%) AAT
6 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PgMP
7 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.06%) IFRS
2 3 (1.12%) GAAP
3 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.60%) Cronacle
2 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.12%) Control-M
1 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 269 (100.00%) SAP
2 39 (14.50%) Hyperion
3 32 (11.90%) Cognos
4 28 (10.41%) Oracle
5 24 (8.92%) Anaplan
5 24 (8.92%) Tagetik
6 11 (4.09%) IBM
7 9 (3.35%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.60%) Sybase
9 6 (2.23%) Ariba
9 6 (2.23%) hybris
10 5 (1.86%) OpenText
11 3 (1.12%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.12%) Tableau
12 2 (0.74%) Adaptive Insights
12 2 (0.74%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.74%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.74%) CODA
13 1 (0.37%) Infor