Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 502 297 362
Rank change year-on-year -205 +65 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 910 2,024 1,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 1.16% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 1.21% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 396 992 940
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -1.79%
10th Percentile £42,750 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 157,780 167,740 185,084
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.94% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,111 134,369 155,159
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAP Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Consultant over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 -218 786 £60,000 +4.35% 86
UK excluding London -147 513 £55,000 - 70
London -241 223 £70,000 +24.44% 18
South East -76 209 £55,000 -15.38% 28
Midlands +47 131 £50,000 -23.08% 15
West Midlands +46 105 £50,000 -23.08% 14
North of England -159 104 £55,000 +4.76% 20
North West -130 73 £55,000 +1.85% 16
Wales -6 40 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire +13 30 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East Midlands +13 28 £47,500 -15.93% 1
East of England -49 26 £60,000 -
South West -6 12 £70,000 +27.27% 5
North East -36 8 - - 2
Scotland -66 8 £40,000 -30.43% 1

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, SAP Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 910 (100.00%) SAP
2 379 (41.65%) Finance
3 309 (33.96%) SAP S/4HANA
4 214 (23.52%) ABAP
5 185 (20.33%) SAP FI
6 184 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 183 (20.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 183 (20.11%) SAP CO
8 177 (19.45%) SAP HANA
9 168 (18.46%) Manufacturing
10 122 (13.41%) Logistics
11 112 (12.31%) SAP SD
12 110 (12.09%) SAP Implementation
13 109 (11.98%) ERP
14 107 (11.76%) SAP BW
15 97 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
16 95 (10.44%) SAP MM
16 95 (10.44%) Retail
17 87 (9.56%) SuccessFactors
18 86 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
19 80 (8.79%) SAP HR
20 78 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
20 78 (8.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
21 74 (8.13%) Security Cleared
22 69 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
22 69 (7.58%) Presales
23 66 (7.25%) Coaching
24 64 (7.03%) Degree
24 64 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
25 63 (6.92%) CRM

SAP Consultant Skill Set
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 32 (3.52%) NetWeaver
2 6 (0.66%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.22%) Anypoint
3 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.11%) Confluence
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (0.88%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.77%) Autodesk Inventor
2 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.11%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 309 (33.96%) SAP S/4HANA
2 185 (20.33%) SAP FI
3 183 (20.11%) SAP CO
3 183 (20.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 112 (12.31%) SAP SD
5 95 (10.44%) SAP MM
6 80 (8.79%) SAP HR
7 62 (6.81%) SAP PP
8 55 (6.04%) SAP SCM
9 53 (5.82%) SAP HCM
10 51 (5.60%) SAP BPC
10 51 (5.60%) SAP ERP
11 41 (4.51%) SAP PM
12 31 (3.41%) SAP APO
12 31 (3.41%) SAP WM
13 30 (3.30%) SAP CRM
14 29 (3.19%) SAP Business One
15 25 (2.75%) SAP QM
16 24 (2.64%) OpenText VIM for SAP
17 20 (2.20%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 87 (9.56%) SuccessFactors
2 12 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.88%) SaaS
4 3 (0.33%) SAP Leonardo
5 2 (0.22%) Boomi
5 2 (0.22%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.33%) FTP
1 3 (0.33%) RTP
1 3 (0.33%) SMS
2 2 (0.22%) HTTP
2 2 (0.22%) Skype
3 1 (0.11%) Internet
3 1 (0.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (19.45%) SAP HANA
2 107 (11.76%) SAP BW
3 78 (8.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 69 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
5 25 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
5 25 (2.75%) Lumira
6 19 (2.09%) Big Data
7 14 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 14 (1.54%) GIS
8 10 (1.10%) SAP Data Services
9 8 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (0.88%) SQL Server
10 4 (0.44%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.33%) Star Schema
12 2 (0.22%) DB2
12 2 (0.22%) DTS
12 2 (0.22%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (0.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (2.64%) LSMW
2 11 (1.21%) eCATT
3 2 (0.22%) JIRA
4 1 (0.11%) Hudson
General
1 379 (41.65%) Finance
2 168 (18.46%) Manufacturing
3 95 (10.44%) Retail
4 34 (3.74%) Publishing
5 30 (3.30%) Legal
6 27 (2.97%) Billing
7 23 (2.53%) General Ledger
8 13 (1.43%) Aerospace
9 12 (1.32%) Marketing
10 11 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.88%) Back Office
12 7 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.66%) Games
14 5 (0.55%) Banking
15 4 (0.44%) Automotive
16 3 (0.33%) German Language
16 3 (0.33%) Korean Language
17 2 (0.22%) Advertising
18 1 (0.11%) Electronics
18 1 (0.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (5.38%) IDoc
2 30 (3.30%) SAP PI
2 30 (3.30%) SAPUI5
3 29 (3.19%) SAP Basis
4 28 (3.08%) EDI
5 26 (2.86%) SAP Fiori
6 22 (2.42%) Web Dynpro
7 21 (2.31%) BAPI
8 20 (2.20%) SAP XI
9 19 (2.09%) SAP ALE
10 13 (1.43%) XML
11 11 (1.21%) XSLT
12 8 (0.88%) SAP Business Workflow
13 7 (0.77%) EJB
13 7 (0.77%) JDBC
13 7 (0.77%) SAP Smart Forms
13 7 (0.77%) SOAP
14 6 (0.66%) HTML
15 5 (0.55%) SAP CO-PA
16 3 (0.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 13 (1.43%) User Experience
6 11 (1.21%) FMCG
6 11 (1.21%) LIMS
7 9 (0.99%) Driving Licence
7 9 (0.99%) Virtual Team
8 6 (0.66%) Learning Management System
9 5 (0.55%) Life Science
9 5 (0.55%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
10 4 (0.44%) SCORM
10 4 (0.44%) Tandem
11 3 (0.33%) Clustering
11 3 (0.33%) Replication
12 2 (0.22%) Robotics
12 2 (0.22%) Social Media
12 2 (0.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.32%) Linux
2 8 (0.88%) Unix
3 7 (0.77%) Windows
4 2 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 122 (13.41%) Logistics
3 110 (12.09%) SAP Implementation
4 109 (11.98%) ERP
5 97 (10.66%) Business Intelligence
6 86 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (7.58%) Presales
8 66 (7.25%) Coaching
9 64 (7.03%) Problem-Solving
10 63 (6.92%) CRM
11 61 (6.70%) Analytics
12 56 (6.15%) Migration
13 55 (6.04%) Project Management
14 50 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 43 (4.73%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
16 42 (4.62%) Data Migration
17 41 (4.51%) Data Management
17 41 (4.51%) Integration Testing
17 41 (4.51%) Risk Management
18 37 (4.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 214 (23.52%) ABAP
2 47 (5.16%) Java
3 31 (3.41%) SQL
4 12 (1.32%) C
5 7 (0.77%) SAPscript
6 3 (0.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.33%) Python
7 2 (0.22%) PHP
7 2 (0.22%) R
8 1 (0.11%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.11%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 74 (8.13%) Security Cleared
2 64 (7.03%) Degree
3 28 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.43%) ACCA
4 13 (1.43%) CIMA
4 13 (1.43%) SAP Certification
5 7 (0.77%) CCA
5 7 (0.77%) CIPD
6 4 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.33%) AAT
7 3 (0.33%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.22%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.77%) QA
2 6 (0.66%) IFRS
3 3 (0.33%) IFRS 9
4 2 (0.22%) GDPR
4 2 (0.22%) PMO
4 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) GMP
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 910 (100.00%) SAP
2 59 (6.48%) Ariba
3 36 (3.96%) Oracle
4 25 (2.75%) Microsoft
5 22 (2.42%) hybris
6 20 (2.20%) Cognizant
7 14 (1.54%) Pegasus
8 11 (1.21%) Sage
9 10 (1.10%) Workday
10 9 (0.99%) Tableau
11 8 (0.88%) IFS
12 7 (0.77%) Adobe
13 5 (0.55%) Epicor
14 3 (0.33%) CA
14 3 (0.33%) ESRI
14 3 (0.33%) Jedox
15 2 (0.22%) Dell
15 2 (0.22%) MuleSoft
15 2 (0.22%) RedPrairie
15 2 (0.22%) Sybase