Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Certification
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1106 1141 1154
Rank change year-on-year +35 +13 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAP Certification 76 84 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.044% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 123
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £50,000 £32,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,250 £86,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.12% +2.08% +46.34%

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 43339 49843 59216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.00% 26.20% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33310 39984 47288
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,969
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 11 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 22 November 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 +7 65 £65,000 +13.04% 3
UK excluding London +35 53 £65,000 +6.12% 2
North of England +10 28 £65,000 -7.14%
North West +1 22 £65,000 +40.54%
Midlands +19 14 £65,000 - 2
London -7 14 £63,750 +10.87% 1
West Midlands +11 13 £65,000 - 2
South East +41 8 £67,500 +60.71%
Yorkshire +17 6 £65,000 -7.14%
Scotland - 5 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 20 (26.32%) Finance
4 18 (23.68%) QA
4 18 (23.68%) SAP HANA
5 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 15 (19.74%) HP
6 15 (19.74%) HP UFT
6 15 (19.74%) LoadRunner
7 14 (18.42%) Performance Testing
7 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
8 13 (17.11%) Defect Management
8 13 (17.11%) ITIL
9 12 (15.79%) ISTQB
9 12 (15.79%) Manufacturing
9 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 11 (14.47%) Coaching
10 11 (14.47%) Driving Licence
10 11 (14.47%) Prototyping
10 11 (14.47%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (14.47%) SAP MM
11 10 (13.16%) Software Testing
11 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
11 10 (13.16%) SQL
11 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (13.16%) SAP Implementation
11 10 (13.16%) eCATT
12 9 (11.84%) Time Management
12 9 (11.84%) Test Strategy

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 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (14.47%) SAP MM
2 8 (10.53%) SAP VC
3 6 (7.89%) SAP MII
3 6 (7.89%) SAP PP
3 6 (7.89%) SAP PP-PI
3 6 (7.89%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (6.58%) SAP Business One
4 5 (6.58%) SAP FI
4 5 (6.58%) SAP MDG
5 4 (5.26%) SAP APO
5 4 (5.26%) SAP CO
5 4 (5.26%) SAP EWM
5 4 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (5.26%) SAP MDM
5 4 (5.26%) SAP PM
5 4 (5.26%) SAP SCM
5 4 (5.26%) SAP SD
6 3 (3.95%) SAP ERP
6 3 (3.95%) SAP Retail
7 2 (2.63%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SAP HANA
2 4 (5.26%) GIS
3 3 (3.95%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) HP UFT
1 15 (19.74%) LoadRunner
2 10 (13.16%) eCATT
3 5 (6.58%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.58%) Selenium
General
1 20 (26.32%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.53%) German Language
4 5 (6.58%) Billing
4 5 (6.58%) General Ledger
4 5 (6.58%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Analyst
2 23 (30.26%) Consultant
2 23 (30.26%) SAP Consultant
3 21 (27.63%) SAP Analyst
4 14 (18.42%) SAP PP Analyst
5 13 (17.11%) SAP Manager
5 13 (17.11%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
6 12 (15.79%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 11 (14.47%) Business Analyst
7 11 (14.47%) SAP Business Analyst
8 10 (13.16%) SAP MM Analyst
9 8 (10.53%) SAP Test Manager
9 8 (10.53%) Test Manager
10 7 (9.21%) Architect
10 7 (9.21%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (9.21%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) SAP PP Business Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) SAP XI
2 8 (10.53%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (7.89%) SAPUI5
4 5 (6.58%) EDI
4 5 (6.58%) Gherkin
5 4 (5.26%) IDoc
5 4 (5.26%) SAP Core Interface
6 2 (2.63%) BAPI
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
7 1 (1.32%) REST
7 1 (1.32%) SAP ALE
7 1 (1.32%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (1.32%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (1.32%) SOAP
7 1 (1.32%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.47%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.26%) SCADA
5 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) FMCG
6 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 14 (18.42%) Performance Testing
2 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
3 13 (17.11%) Defect Management
3 13 (17.11%) ITIL
4 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 11 (14.47%) Coaching
5 11 (14.47%) Collaborative Working
5 11 (14.47%) Prototyping
6 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (13.16%) SAP Implementation
6 10 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 9 (11.84%) Supply Chain Management
7 9 (11.84%) Test Strategy
7 9 (11.84%) Time Management
8 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.53%) Demand Management
8 8 (10.53%) Project Management
9 7 (9.21%) ERP
9 7 (9.21%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) ABAP
3 5 (6.58%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (6.58%) MBA
4 5 (6.58%) MCP
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.58%) OCP
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.63%) PMP
6 1 (1.32%) CISA
6 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (19.74%) HP
3 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.32%) Ariba
6 1 (1.32%) Tableau