Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Certification
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1116 1147 1159
Rank change year-on-year +31 +12 -21
Permanent jobs citing SAP Certification 76 81 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.042% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 50 125
UK median annual salary £65,000 £58,250 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.59% -4.51% -6.15%
10th Percentile £50,225 £32,576 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £92,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +36.36%

SAP Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42204 50277 60086
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.22% 26.33% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32409 40383 47924
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SAP Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Certification over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +37 62 £65,000 +13.04% 1
UK excluding London +56 54 £65,000 -3.70% 1
North of England +20 30 £65,000 -7.14%
North West +6 23 £62,500 +35.14%
Midlands +33 14 £65,000 -
West Midlands +30 13 £65,000 -
London +13 12 £65,000 +13.04%
Scotland +6 7 £50,500 -
Yorkshire +29 6 £65,000 -7.14%
South East +44 5 £72,500 -3.33% 1
North East +18 1 £75,000 -6.25%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (38.16%) Degree
3 21 (27.63%) PRINCE2
3 21 (27.63%) QA
4 19 (25.00%) Finance
5 18 (23.68%) HP UFT
5 18 (23.68%) LoadRunner
5 18 (23.68%) HP
6 17 (22.37%) ITIL
7 16 (21.05%) Defect Management
8 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
8 14 (18.42%) Performance Testing
8 14 (18.42%) SAP HANA
8 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
8 14 (18.42%) ISTQB
9 13 (17.11%) Coaching
9 13 (17.11%) Driving Licence
9 13 (17.11%) Prototyping
10 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (15.79%) eCATT
10 12 (15.79%) Manufacturing
11 11 (14.47%) SAP XI
11 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
11 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
11 11 (14.47%) SQL
11 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (14.47%) Test Strategy
12 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (13.16%) SAP MM

SAP Certification
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:

Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) SAP MM
2 8 (10.53%) SAP MII
2 8 (10.53%) SAP PP
2 8 (10.53%) SAP PP-PI
3 7 (9.21%) SAP VC
4 6 (7.89%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (6.58%) SAP FI
5 5 (6.58%) SAP MDG
6 4 (5.26%) SAP APO
6 4 (5.26%) SAP CO
6 4 (5.26%) SAP EWM
6 4 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (5.26%) SAP MDM
6 4 (5.26%) SAP SCM
6 4 (5.26%) SAP SD
7 3 (3.95%) SAP Business One
8 2 (2.63%) SAP CRM
8 2 (2.63%) SAP PLM
8 2 (2.63%) SAP PM
8 2 (2.63%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SAP HANA
2 4 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.63%) GIS
3 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) HP UFT
1 18 (23.68%) LoadRunner
2 12 (15.79%) eCATT
3 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
3 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.89%) Selenium
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.21%) German Language
4 5 (6.58%) Billing
4 5 (6.58%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.95%) Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
7 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Analyst
2 21 (27.63%) SAP Analyst
3 19 (25.00%) Consultant
3 19 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 18 (23.68%) SAP Manager
5 15 (19.74%) SAP PP Analyst
6 14 (18.42%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (17.11%) Business Analyst
7 13 (17.11%) SAP Business Analyst
8 10 (13.16%) SAP Test Manager
8 10 (13.16%) Test Manager
9 9 (11.84%) SAP MM Analyst
9 9 (11.84%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (11.84%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 8 (10.53%) SAP PP Business Analyst
10 8 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (10.53%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) SAP Project Manager
11 6 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) SAP XI
2 6 (7.89%) Gherkin
3 5 (6.58%) EDI
3 5 (6.58%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (5.26%) IDoc
4 4 (5.26%) SAP Core Interface
5 3 (3.95%) SAPUI5
6 1 (1.32%) BAPI
6 1 (1.32%) REST
6 1 (1.32%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (1.32%) SOAP
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Driving Licence
2 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.63%) SCADA
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) PRINCE2
2 17 (22.37%) ITIL
3 16 (21.05%) Defect Management
4 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
4 14 (18.42%) Performance Testing
4 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
5 13 (17.11%) Coaching
5 13 (17.11%) Prototyping
6 11 (14.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
6 11 (14.47%) Test Strategy
7 9 (11.84%) ITIL V2
7 9 (11.84%) SAP Implementation
8 8 (10.53%) Functional Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Time Management
9 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.21%) Demand Management
9 7 (9.21%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.21%) Supply Chain Management
10 6 (7.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) ABAP
2 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 14 (18.42%) ISTQB
3 10 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (7.89%) MCP
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.89%) OCP
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (6.58%) MBA
5 5 (6.58%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.58%) PMP
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (23.68%) HP
3 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.32%) Ariba
6 1 (1.32%) Tableau