Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 346 375
Rank change year-on-year +43 +29 -99
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 1,867 1,574 1,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.06% 0.90% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.93% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 976 854 1,294
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.68% -6.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 169,468 169,423 202,837
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 138,985 140,739 169,592
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,309
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.57% +2.91%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +33 1,600 £57,500 - 81
UK excluding London +7 911 £55,000 - 49
London +120 593 £57,500 -4.17% 35
South East +23 312 £52,500 -12.50% 15
North of England +65 300 £55,000 +10.00% 10
North West +107 228 £55,000 +19.57% 7
Midlands +12 212 £65,000 +18.18% 11
West Midlands +58 199 £65,000 +18.18% 11
Yorkshire +2 64 £60,000 +4.35% 3
East of England -56 64 £60,000 +14.29% 6
Scotland -4 49 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Wales -2 15 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East Midlands -47 11 £50,000 -16.67%
North East -34 10 £80,000 +23.08%
South West -11 8 £65,000 - 3

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1,867 (100.00%) SAP
2 623 (33.37%) Finance
3 470 (25.17%) Manufacturing
4 411 (22.01%) ABAP
5 346 (18.53%) Retail
6 332 (17.78%) SAP S/4HANA
7 310 (16.60%) SAP FI
8 295 (15.80%) SAP CO
9 293 (15.69%) Degree
10 290 (15.53%) Logistics
11 288 (15.43%) SAP FI/CO
12 283 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
13 264 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 251 (13.44%) SAP SD
15 194 (10.39%) ERP
16 193 (10.34%) SAP MM
17 192 (10.28%) SAP HANA
18 187 (10.02%) Migration
19 177 (9.48%) IDoc
20 173 (9.27%) Billing
21 172 (9.21%) Coaching
22 163 (8.73%) Business Development
23 159 (8.52%) Publishing
24 157 (8.41%) Data Migration
25 152 (8.14%) EDI
26 147 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
27 145 (7.77%) Integration Testing
28 143 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
29 142 (7.61%) CRM
29 142 (7.61%) SAP Implementation

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 58 (3.11%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.16%) MTS
2 3 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.11%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.054%) SAP EP
Applications
1 23 (1.23%) Autodesk Inventor
2 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.11%) Camtasia
5 2 (0.11%) InVision
5 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 332 (17.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 310 (16.60%) SAP FI
3 295 (15.80%) SAP CO
4 288 (15.43%) SAP FI/CO
5 251 (13.44%) SAP SD
6 193 (10.34%) SAP MM
7 122 (6.53%) SAP BPC
8 116 (6.21%) SAP HCM
9 111 (5.95%) SAP HR
9 111 (5.95%) SAP PM
10 97 (5.20%) SAP PP
11 96 (5.14%) SAP SCM
12 75 (4.02%) SAP CRM
12 75 (4.02%) SAP Hybris
13 69 (3.70%) SAP ERP
14 61 (3.27%) SAP Business One
15 60 (3.21%) SAP QM
16 59 (3.16%) SAP APO
17 55 (2.95%) SAP Retail
18 48 (2.57%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 94 (5.03%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.48%) Firewall
2 5 (0.27%) SMS
3 3 (0.16%) Skype
3 3 (0.16%) WebEx
4 1 (0.054%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (10.28%) SAP HANA
2 140 (7.50%) SAP BW
3 82 (4.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 80 (4.28%) BusinessObjects
5 46 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
6 34 (1.82%) GIS
7 23 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 15 (0.80%) SQL Server
10 13 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
11 12 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 12 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
12 9 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (0.48%) Sybase ASE
13 6 (0.32%) QlikView
14 4 (0.21%) DB2
15 2 (0.11%) BusinessObjects XI
15 2 (0.11%) MySQL
15 2 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 103 (5.52%) LSMW
2 96 (5.14%) eCATT
3 4 (0.21%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.054%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.054%) LoadRunner
General
1 623 (33.37%) Finance
2 470 (25.17%) Manufacturing
3 346 (18.53%) Retail
4 173 (9.27%) Billing
5 159 (8.52%) Publishing
6 66 (3.54%) Marketing
7 64 (3.43%) Automotive
8 60 (3.21%) Legal
9 37 (1.98%) Aerospace
10 36 (1.93%) General Ledger
11 20 (1.07%) German Language
12 15 (0.80%) Advertising
12 15 (0.80%) Banking
13 7 (0.37%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.27%) Games
14 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.16%) Back Office
16 1 (0.054%) Czech Language
16 1 (0.054%) Local Government
16 1 (0.054%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (9.48%) IDoc
2 152 (8.14%) EDI
3 63 (3.37%) SAP Fiori
4 57 (3.05%) SAP Basis
5 55 (2.95%) SAP PI
6 45 (2.41%) BAPI
7 33 (1.77%) SAP ALE
7 33 (1.77%) SAP XI
8 29 (1.55%) SAPUI5
9 23 (1.23%) SAP Core Interface
10 19 (1.02%) JDBC
10 19 (1.02%) SOAP
11 17 (0.91%) Web Services
12 10 (0.54%) REST
12 10 (0.54%) SAP Smart Forms
12 10 (0.54%) XML
13 8 (0.43%) MDX
13 8 (0.43%) SAP Business Workflow
13 8 (0.43%) SAP CO-PA
13 8 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 283 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (4.45%) LIMS
3 53 (2.84%) Life Science
4 44 (2.36%) Virtual Team
5 31 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (1.39%) FMCG
6 26 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 19 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 18 (0.96%) Data Structures
9 16 (0.86%) User Experience
10 12 (0.64%) NHS
11 10 (0.54%) Clustering
12 8 (0.43%) iPad
13 7 (0.37%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.32%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
15 5 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.27%) Marketing Technology
16 4 (0.21%) Replication
16 4 (0.21%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 37 (1.98%) Windows
2 22 (1.18%) Unix
3 13 (0.70%) Windows Server
4 10 (0.54%) VMS
5 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.21%) AIX
6 4 (0.21%) Linux
6 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.054%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (15.53%) Logistics
2 264 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 194 (10.39%) ERP
4 187 (10.02%) Migration
5 172 (9.21%) Coaching
6 163 (8.73%) Business Development
7 157 (8.41%) Data Migration
8 147 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 145 (7.77%) Integration Testing
10 143 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
11 142 (7.61%) CRM
11 142 (7.61%) SAP Implementation
12 129 (6.91%) Customer Requirements
13 120 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
13 120 (6.43%) GAP Analysis
14 105 (5.62%) Project Management
15 92 (4.93%) Project Planning
16 83 (4.45%) Demand Management
16 83 (4.45%) Work Breakdown Structure
17 78 (4.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 411 (22.01%) ABAP
2 67 (3.59%) SQL
3 37 (1.98%) Java
4 8 (0.43%) SAPscript
5 5 (0.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.11%) C
7 1 (0.054%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 293 (15.69%) Degree
2 68 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 35 (1.87%) SAP Certification
4 14 (0.75%) CPIM
4 14 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.59%) CCA
6 9 (0.48%) ACCA
6 9 (0.48%) CIMA
7 6 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (0.27%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.16%) AAT
10 2 (0.11%) CIPD
11 1 (0.054%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.054%) PMP
11 1 (0.054%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.29%) GxP
2 23 (1.23%) QA
3 17 (0.91%) IFRS
4 11 (0.59%) SLA
5 9 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.43%) GAAP
7 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.16%) PMO
8 2 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.054%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (0.48%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1,867 (100.00%) SAP
2 90 (4.82%) hybris
3 77 (4.12%) Ariba
4 72 (3.86%) Microsoft
5 36 (1.93%) Oracle
6 15 (0.80%) OpenText
6 15 (0.80%) Sybase
7 14 (0.75%) Pegasus
8 13 (0.70%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 8 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.37%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.27%) Adobe
11 5 (0.27%) Cognos
11 5 (0.27%) Epicor
11 5 (0.27%) IFS
11 5 (0.27%) Sage
11 5 (0.27%) Workday
12 4 (0.21%) Sun
13 3 (0.16%) Concur
14 2 (0.11%) HP