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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Certification
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 906 880
Rank change year-on-year +65 -26  
Permanent jobs citing SAP Certification 33 41 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.042% 0.097%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.16% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 54
Median salary £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £96,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £80,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% +45.45%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21879 26355 30467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.63% 26.72% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17040 21310 24136
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SAP Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 20 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 25 £65,000 +6.12% 2
North West -38 7 - -
Scotland +17 6 £50,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £65,000 -
London +18 5 £63,750 +6.25% 1
Glasgow +17 5 - -
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 -
Manchester -27 4 - -
Birmingham - 4 £62,500 -
Cheshire -31 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £65,000 -
North East +18 2 £75,000 -6.25%
Leeds - 2 £65,000 -
Durham - 2 £75,000 -
City of London - 2 - -
South East +34 1 - - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £50,500 -
Warrington - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 55 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (41.82%) Degree
3 21 (38.18%) ITIL
4 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (25.45%) HP
5 14 (25.45%) PRINCE2
5 14 (25.45%) CRM
6 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
7 12 (21.82%) Finance
7 12 (21.82%) HP UFT
7 12 (21.82%) LoadRunner
8 11 (20.00%) Billing
8 11 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 10 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 10 (18.18%) SQL
10 9 (16.36%) Oracle
10 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.36%) SAP SD
10 9 (16.36%) QA
10 9 (16.36%) Driving Licence
11 8 (14.55%) Performance Testing
11 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
11 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
11 8 (14.55%) Coaching
11 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
12 7 (12.73%) SAP BW
12 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (12.73%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Portal
1 1 (1.82%) SAS
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.36%) SAP SD
2 5 (9.09%) SAP BPC
2 5 (9.09%) SAP MII
2 5 (9.09%) SAP PP
2 5 (9.09%) SAP PP-PI
3 4 (7.27%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (5.45%) SAP MDG
4 3 (5.45%) SAP MDM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP CRM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP ERP
5 2 (3.64%) SAP EWM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP GRC
5 2 (3.64%) SAP MM
5 2 (3.64%) SAP Retail
5 2 (3.64%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.82%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.82%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.82%) SAP R/3
6 1 (1.82%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) NAS
1 1 (1.82%) SAN
1 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SAP BW
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.82%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) HP UFT
1 12 (21.82%) LoadRunner
2 7 (12.73%) eCATT
3 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Billing
3 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 5 (9.09%) Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
6 2 (3.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Analyst
2 16 (29.09%) SAP Manager
3 13 (23.64%) Consultant
3 13 (23.64%) SAP Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) Functional Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 9 (16.36%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Business Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) SAP PS Consultant
5 8 (14.55%) SAP SD Consultant
5 8 (14.55%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
5 8 (14.55%) SAP Test Manager
5 8 (14.55%) Test Manager
6 7 (12.73%) SAP Business Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) SAP PP Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) SAP PP Business Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) SAP XI
2 5 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 4 (7.27%) .NET
4 2 (3.64%) IDoc
5 1 (1.82%) EDI
5 1 (1.82%) SAP ALE
5 1 (1.82%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.82%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 9 (16.36%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.27%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) CRM
2 14 (25.45%) PRINCE2
3 13 (23.64%) Test Strategy
4 11 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (14.55%) Coaching
6 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
6 8 (14.55%) Performance Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.73%) Prototyping
7 7 (12.73%) Quality Management
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.73%) Supplier Management
8 6 (10.91%) ITIL V2
8 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
9 5 (9.09%) High Availability
9 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.27%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) ABAP
5 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (41.82%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) ISTQB
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.09%) MCP
4 5 (9.09%) OCP
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 5 (9.09%) PMP
4 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.64%) CISA
7 1 (1.82%) ACCA
7 1 (1.82%) MCITP
7 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (25.45%) HP
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 4 (7.27%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.82%) Ariba
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Tableau
Newbury, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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