Period
to 22 September 2018

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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Certification
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1126 1120 1174
Rank change year-on-year -6 +54 -41
Permanent jobs citing SAP Certification 30 71 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.040% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.076% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 46
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +11.59% -2.92%
10th Percentile £51,875 £57,050 £37,570
90th Percentile £90,625 £77,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +3.85% +6.12% +11.36%

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 39,247 43,171 51,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.57% 24.43% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 29,146 33,158 41,557
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Certification in the UK

SAP Certification
Top 8 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 September 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 +19 30 £67,500 +3.85% 7
UK excluding London -6 24 £67,500 +3.85% 6
South East +27 17 £67,500 -6.90% 2
London +28 6 £88,750 +36.54% 2
West Midlands +29 5 £80,000 +23.08% 1
Midlands +28 5 £80,000 +23.08% 1
North of England +4 2 £60,000 -7.69% 1
North West -4 2 £60,000 -14.29% 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing SAP Certification 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 Certification.

1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (50.00%) Degree
3 13 (43.33%) Project Management
4 12 (40.00%) SAP BW
4 12 (40.00%) ABAP
5 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (36.67%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (30.00%) SAP S/4HANA
6 9 (30.00%) Analytics
6 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) ERP
8 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
8 7 (23.33%) Life Science
8 7 (23.33%) Data Privacy
8 7 (23.33%) SAP GRC
8 7 (23.33%) Internal Audit
9 6 (20.00%) SAPUI5
9 6 (20.00%) SAP GTS
9 6 (20.00%) SAP ERP
9 6 (20.00%) FMCG
9 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 6 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (16.67%) CRM
10 5 (16.67%) GxP
10 5 (16.67%) Ariba
10 5 (16.67%) SAP SCM
10 5 (16.67%) SAP BPC
10 5 (16.67%) Security Architecture

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 (3.33%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (23.33%) SAP GRC
3 6 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 6 (20.00%) SAP GTS
4 5 (16.67%) SAP BPC
4 5 (16.67%) SAP MDG
4 5 (16.67%) SAP SCM
5 4 (13.33%) SAP SD
6 1 (3.33%) SAP APO
6 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
6 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (6.67%) Lumira
4 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (10.00%) Billing
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Consultant
1 20 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Consultant
2 11 (36.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Principal SAP Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) SAP SCM Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Senior ABAP Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) SAP SD Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Architect
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Trainer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) SAPUI5
2 2 (6.67%) IDoc
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Core Interface
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Life Science
3 6 (20.00%) FMCG
4 5 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (10.00%) User Experience
6 2 (6.67%) Internet of Things
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (30.00%) Analytics
4 8 (26.67%) ERP
5 7 (23.33%) Data Privacy
5 7 (23.33%) Internal Audit
5 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (16.67%) Data Governance
7 5 (16.67%) Order to Cash
7 5 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (16.67%) Product Breakdown Structure
7 5 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (16.67%) SAP Security
7 5 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) Presales
9 2 (6.67%) People Management
9 2 (6.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) ABAP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MBA
4 1 (3.33%) CCA
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) GxP
1 5 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Ariba
3 1 (3.33%) hybris
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau