Period
to 23 April 2021

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

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 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 580 395 465
Rank change year-on-year -185 +70 -92
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 289 784 943
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.73% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.76% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 138 406 448
10th Percentile £51,775 £43,750 £45,750
25th Percentile £58,000 £51,250 £48,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £82,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% - -

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 79,501 102,944 142,454
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.99% 95.36% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 62,104 83,638 114,552
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,300 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

SAP Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP Consultant.

Salary trend for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP Consultant over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Top 14 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 April 2021. 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 -221 179 £65,000 +13.04% 24
UK excluding London -239 92 £59,000 +7.27% 14
London +71 83 £66,500 -2.21% 11
Work from Home -140 55 £70,000 +7.69% 4
South East +28 48 £58,000 -20.00% 5
Midlands -91 26 £67,500 +12.50% 1
North West -62 13 £58,750 +23.68% 1
North of England -136 13 £58,750 +17.50% 2
West Midlands -98 11 £67,500 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +16 9 £67,500 +3.85%
Wales +38 5 £23,000 -55.77%
East of England +22 4 £52,250 -9.13% 2
South West -14 3 - - 3
Northern Ireland -23 1 - -

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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.

1 289 (100.00%) SAP
2 142 (49.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 66 (22.84%) Finance
4 52 (17.99%) ERP
4 52 (17.99%) Business Development
5 48 (16.61%) Coaching
6 45 (15.57%) SAP FI
7 40 (13.84%) Manufacturing
8 39 (13.49%) Migration
8 39 (13.49%) SAP Implementation
9 33 (11.42%) SAP CO
9 33 (11.42%) ABAP
10 30 (10.38%) SAP FI/CO
11 28 (9.69%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 27 (9.34%) Logistics
13 26 (9.00%) SAP BW
13 26 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
14 25 (8.65%) Risk Management
15 24 (8.30%) Legal
15 24 (8.30%) SAP MM
15 24 (8.30%) Project Management
15 24 (8.30%) SQL
16 23 (7.96%) Retail
17 22 (7.61%) Project Delivery
18 21 (7.27%) Presales
18 21 (7.27%) SAP BPC
19 20 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (6.92%) SAP HR
20 19 (6.57%) SAP SD
20 19 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (0.69%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 142 (49.13%) SAP S/4HANA
2 45 (15.57%) SAP FI
3 33 (11.42%) SAP CO
4 30 (10.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 24 (8.30%) SAP MM
6 21 (7.27%) SAP BPC
7 20 (6.92%) SAP HR
8 19 (6.57%) SAP SD
9 17 (5.88%) SAP FSCM
10 15 (5.19%) SAP EWM
11 12 (4.15%) SAP FI-CA
11 12 (4.15%) SAP WM
12 11 (3.81%) SAP PP
12 11 (3.81%) SAP PSCD
12 11 (3.81%) SAP SCM
13 8 (2.77%) SAP Business One
14 6 (2.08%) SAP Business ByDesign
14 6 (2.08%) SAP CRM
14 6 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 6 (2.08%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.42%) AWS
2 5 (1.73%) Power Platform
2 5 (1.73%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.04%) IaaS
3 3 (1.04%) SaaS
4 2 (0.69%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.35%) Azure
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.35%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.69%) Skype
2 1 (0.35%) Firewall
2 1 (0.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) OpenVPN
2 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.00%) SAP BW
2 19 (6.57%) SAP HANA
3 8 (2.77%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 5 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.73%) Power BI
6 3 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.04%) Tableau
7 2 (0.69%) Big Data
7 2 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) Lumira
8 1 (0.35%) MySQL
8 1 (0.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) ProC
General
1 66 (22.84%) Finance
2 40 (13.84%) Manufacturing
3 24 (8.30%) Legal
4 23 (7.96%) Retail
5 16 (5.54%) Billing
6 11 (3.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (3.46%) German Language
7 10 (3.46%) Public Sector
8 7 (2.42%) French Language
9 4 (1.38%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.04%) Advertising
10 3 (1.04%) Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Local Government
12 1 (0.35%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.35%) Law
12 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.23%) SAP Fiori
2 12 (4.15%) SAP PI
3 10 (3.46%) IDoc
3 10 (3.46%) SAP Basis
3 10 (3.46%) SAP XI
4 9 (3.11%) EDI
5 7 (2.42%) Web Services
6 5 (1.73%) BAPI
7 4 (1.38%) Middleware
7 4 (1.38%) XML
8 2 (0.69%) SAPUI5
9 1 (0.35%) Kafka
9 1 (0.35%) Node.js
9 1 (0.35%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.11%) Life Science
2 9 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (1.73%) Data Structures
3 5 (1.73%) User Experience
4 4 (1.38%) FMCG
5 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.35%) CMDB
7 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.38%) Linux
2 1 (0.35%) Unix
2 1 (0.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.99%) Business Development
1 52 (17.99%) ERP
2 48 (16.61%) Coaching
3 39 (13.49%) Migration
3 39 (13.49%) SAP Implementation
4 28 (9.69%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 27 (9.34%) Logistics
6 25 (8.65%) Risk Management
7 24 (8.30%) Project Management
8 22 (7.61%) Project Delivery
9 21 (7.27%) Presales
10 20 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (6.57%) Requirements Gathering
11 19 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (6.57%) Workshop Facilitation
12 18 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (5.19%) CRM
13 15 (5.19%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.42%) ABAP
2 24 (8.30%) SQL
3 16 (5.54%) Java
4 3 (1.04%) C#
4 3 (1.04%) VB
5 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.35%) Python
5 1 (0.35%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (6.23%) Degree
2 13 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.42%) SAP Certification
4 6 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.04%) ACCA
5 3 (1.04%) CIMA
6 2 (0.69%) AAT
6 2 (0.69%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.42%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) PMO
3 3 (1.04%) SLA
4 2 (0.69%) GRC
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 289 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (3.46%) Ariba
2 10 (3.46%) Oracle
3 7 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.04%) Alteryx
4 3 (1.04%) Concur
5 2 (0.69%) Adobe
5 2 (0.69%) IBM
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.69%) Sage
6 1 (0.35%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.35%) Cognos
6 1 (0.35%) Databricks
6 1 (0.35%) Google
6 1 (0.35%) hybris
6 1 (0.35%) Infor
6 1 (0.35%) Progress
6 1 (0.35%) Workday