Period
to 23 September 2017

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

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
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 368 326
Rank change year-on-year +68 -42 -51
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 1944 1570 2230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.11% 0.81% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.84% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 973 933 1621
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% 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 168074 187163 212844
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.46% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 134767 157240 176352
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Top 16 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 23 September 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 +78 1723 £57,500 +4.55% 21
UK excluding London +9 949 £55,000 +10.00% 11
London +164 628 £57,500 -4.17% 10
North of England -6 351 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East +141 337 £65,000 +13.04% 5
North West -3 252 £52,250 +13.59%
East of England -49 103 £60,000 +20.00%
Midlands -33 95 £60,000 +4.35% 3
West Midlands +6 90 £65,000 +15.56% 1
Scotland +43 80 £57,500 +21.05%
Yorkshire +31 56 £55,000 -8.33%
North East -15 43 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Wales +25 42 £50,000 +11.11%
South West +19 13 £55,000 +15.79% 2
East Midlands -33 6 £56,500 -1.74% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £38,500 -

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, SAP Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 1944 (100.00%) SAP
2 489 (25.15%) Finance
3 356 (18.31%) SAP FI
4 346 (17.80%) SAP MM
5 345 (17.75%) ABAP
6 336 (17.28%) SAP CO
7 332 (17.08%) SAP S/4HANA
8 325 (16.72%) SAP FI/CO
9 314 (16.15%) SAP SD
10 284 (14.61%) Manufacturing
11 282 (14.51%) Retail
12 275 (14.15%) Degree
13 268 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 253 (13.01%) Logistics
15 234 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
16 231 (11.88%) SAP HANA
17 210 (10.80%) Coaching
18 201 (10.34%) Business Development
19 199 (10.24%) ERP
20 198 (10.19%) SAP Implementation
21 179 (9.21%) Migration
22 165 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
23 158 (8.13%) Data Migration
24 156 (8.02%) SAP BW
25 153 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
26 138 (7.10%) Customer Requirements
27 132 (6.79%) Billing
28 130 (6.69%) GAP Analysis
29 123 (6.33%) Procure-to-Pay
29 123 (6.33%) IDoc

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 64 (3.29%) NetWeaver
2 8 (0.41%) CMS
3 6 (0.31%) SAP Portal
3 6 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.15%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.10%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.051%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (0.57%) Autodesk Inventor
3 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.051%) SPSS
5 1 (0.051%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 356 (18.31%) SAP FI
2 346 (17.80%) SAP MM
3 336 (17.28%) SAP CO
4 332 (17.08%) SAP S/4HANA
5 325 (16.72%) SAP FI/CO
6 314 (16.15%) SAP SD
7 116 (5.97%) SAP SCM
8 111 (5.71%) SAP WM
9 104 (5.35%) SAP Retail
10 103 (5.30%) SAP BPC
11 92 (4.73%) SAP PP
12 76 (3.91%) SAP SRM
13 74 (3.81%) SAP HCM
14 66 (3.40%) SAP HR
15 62 (3.19%) SAP ERP
15 62 (3.19%) SAP PM
16 60 (3.09%) SAP QM
17 53 (2.73%) SAP CRM
18 49 (2.52%) SAP Business One
19 48 (2.47%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 84 (4.32%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.051%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.15%) SMS
2 2 (0.10%) FTP
2 2 (0.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (11.88%) SAP HANA
2 156 (8.02%) SAP BW
3 110 (5.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 104 (5.35%) BusinessObjects
5 37 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
6 28 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
7 25 (1.29%) SQL Server
8 22 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (0.98%) GIS
10 18 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 15 (0.77%) QlikView
12 8 (0.41%) Big Data
12 8 (0.41%) DB2
13 7 (0.36%) Lumira
14 6 (0.31%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.15%) MS Access
15 3 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (3.14%) LSMW
2 57 (2.93%) eCATT
3 8 (0.41%) JIRA
3 8 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 489 (25.15%) Finance
2 284 (14.61%) Manufacturing
3 282 (14.51%) Retail
4 132 (6.79%) Billing
5 100 (5.14%) Automotive
6 73 (3.76%) Legal
7 56 (2.88%) General Ledger
8 45 (2.31%) Publishing
9 37 (1.90%) Marketing
10 30 (1.54%) German Language
11 28 (1.44%) Banking
12 27 (1.39%) Telecoms
13 22 (1.13%) French Language
14 17 (0.87%) Aerospace
15 8 (0.41%) Back Office
16 4 (0.21%) Advertising
16 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.15%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.15%) Portuguese Language
17 3 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (6.33%) IDoc
2 99 (5.09%) EDI
3 52 (2.67%) SAP Fiori
4 46 (2.37%) SAP Basis
5 39 (2.01%) SAP CO-PA
6 34 (1.75%) SAP Core Interface
7 30 (1.54%) BAPI
8 29 (1.49%) SAP XI
9 23 (1.18%) SAP TM
10 17 (0.87%) SAP ALE
10 17 (0.87%) SAPUI5
11 15 (0.77%) SAP PI
12 14 (0.72%) Web Services
13 9 (0.46%) SAP Smart Forms
14 8 (0.41%) XSLT
15 7 (0.36%) XML
16 6 (0.31%) SOAP
17 5 (0.26%) HTML
17 5 (0.26%) HTML5
17 5 (0.26%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 234 (12.04%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (4.12%) NHS
3 54 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 45 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (1.44%) Life Science
6 25 (1.29%) Data Structures
7 24 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 22 (1.13%) LIMS
9 18 (0.93%) Virtual Team
10 17 (0.87%) FMCG
11 11 (0.57%) User Experience
12 8 (0.41%) Computer Science
12 8 (0.41%) Learning Management System
13 6 (0.31%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.21%) Enterprise Cloud
14 4 (0.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 1 (0.051%) Credit Risk
15 1 (0.051%) Graphic Design
15 1 (0.051%) iPad
15 1 (0.051%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.08%) Windows
2 10 (0.51%) Unix
3 5 (0.26%) Linux
4 4 (0.21%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.10%) AIX
7 1 (0.051%) SUSE
7 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 253 (13.01%) Logistics
3 210 (10.80%) Coaching
4 201 (10.34%) Business Development
5 199 (10.24%) ERP
6 198 (10.19%) SAP Implementation
7 179 (9.21%) Migration
8 165 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
9 158 (8.13%) Data Migration
10 153 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 138 (7.10%) Customer Requirements
12 130 (6.69%) GAP Analysis
13 123 (6.33%) Procure-to-Pay
14 98 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 89 (4.58%) Presales
16 87 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
17 84 (4.32%) CRM
18 83 (4.27%) Integration Testing
19 80 (4.12%) System Testing
20 79 (4.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 345 (17.75%) ABAP
2 46 (2.37%) SQL
3 20 (1.03%) Java
4 5 (0.26%) SAPscript
5 3 (0.15%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.15%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.10%) R
6 2 (0.10%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.10%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.10%) VBA
6 2 (0.10%) XPath
6 2 (0.10%) XQuery
7 1 (0.051%) C
7 1 (0.051%) Python
Qualifications
1 275 (14.15%) Degree
2 48 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 15 (0.77%) ACCA
3 15 (0.77%) CCA
4 14 (0.72%) SAP Certification
4 14 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.62%) CIMA
6 3 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.15%) MBA
7 2 (0.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.10%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.051%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (0.93%) SLA
3 13 (0.67%) QA
4 12 (0.62%) GxP
5 10 (0.51%) IFRS
6 6 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.10%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 10 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.051%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1944 (100.00%) SAP
2 113 (5.81%) Ariba
3 72 (3.70%) hybris
4 55 (2.83%) Microsoft
5 44 (2.26%) Oracle
6 23 (1.18%) Pegasus
7 19 (0.98%) Sage
8 16 (0.82%) OpenText
9 13 (0.67%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 9 (0.46%) Cognos
10 9 (0.46%) SEEBURGER
11 8 (0.41%) Adobe
11 8 (0.41%) Cognizant
11 8 (0.41%) Hyperion
12 7 (0.36%) Citrix
12 7 (0.36%) Sybase
13 6 (0.31%) Concur
13 6 (0.31%) Epicor
13 6 (0.31%) Jedox
13 6 (0.31%) Remedy