Period
to 19 September 2021

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 629 430 387
Rank change year-on-year -199 -43 +128
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 414 291 1,131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.58% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.62% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 193 113 508
10th Percentile £46,250 £40,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £82,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

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 110,013 47,253 135,426
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.40% 94.80% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 76,422 39,058 109,077
10th Percentile £31,764 £32,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

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 19 September 2021.

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 19 September 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 -329 210 £65,000 +8.33% 43
London -205 105 £67,500 -3.57% 14
UK excluding London -316 87 £62,500 +13.64% 25
Work from Home -248 75 £65,000 -13.33% 12
North of England -130 43 £62,500 +31.58% 1
North West -83 33 £62,500 +31.58%
South East -216 19 £62,500 +4.17% 12
Midlands -135 17 £67,500 +12.50% 7
East Midlands -66 10 £65,000 +23.81% 2
Yorkshire -104 9 £47,500 +18.75%
West Midlands -115 6 £67,500 +12.50% 4
East of England -99 4 £54,500 -19.26% 3
South West - 2 £85,000 - 2
Wales - 2 - -
North East -35 1 £35,000 -44.00% 1

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 414 (100.00%) SAP
2 227 (54.83%) SAP S/4HANA
3 129 (31.16%) Business Development
4 123 (29.71%) Coaching
5 118 (28.50%) Finance
6 98 (23.67%) Social Skills
7 82 (19.81%) ABAP
8 78 (18.84%) Risk Management
8 78 (18.84%) Legal
9 77 (18.60%) Manufacturing
9 77 (18.60%) SAP Implementation
9 77 (18.60%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
10 73 (17.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 69 (16.67%) Migration
12 62 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (13.77%) SAP HANA
14 50 (12.08%) SAP BPC
15 49 (11.84%) Project Delivery
16 47 (11.35%) Java
17 46 (11.11%) ERP
18 44 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (10.63%) Business Transformation
18 44 (10.63%) Procure-to-Pay
19 43 (10.39%) Project Management
20 41 (9.90%) SQL
21 40 (9.66%) Data Migration
21 40 (9.66%) Requirements Gathering
22 39 (9.42%) Logistics
22 39 (9.42%) SAP FI
23 37 (8.94%) Scrum

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 30 (7.25%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 227 (54.83%) SAP S/4HANA
2 50 (12.08%) SAP BPC
3 39 (9.42%) SAP FI
4 36 (8.70%) SAP SD
5 34 (8.21%) SAP CO
5 34 (8.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 31 (7.49%) SAP MM
7 26 (6.28%) SAP SCM
8 24 (5.80%) SAP FSCM
9 19 (4.59%) SAP ERP
10 14 (3.38%) SAP Retail
11 13 (3.14%) SAP CRM
12 12 (2.90%) SAP MDG
13 10 (2.42%) SAP HR
14 9 (2.17%) SAP Business One
14 9 (2.17%) SAP EWM
15 8 (1.93%) SAP PP
16 7 (1.69%) SAP APO
16 7 (1.69%) SAP GTS
17 6 (1.45%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.42%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (1.93%) Azure
3 6 (1.45%) Boomi
4 4 (0.97%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 3 (0.72%) AWS
5 3 (0.72%) SaaS
6 2 (0.48%) IaaS
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (0.48%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.77%) SAP HANA
2 36 (8.70%) SAP BW
3 19 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (1.93%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 6 (1.45%) SQL Server
6 4 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.72%) DB2
8 1 (0.24%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.24%) MaxDB
8 1 (0.24%) MySQL
8 1 (0.24%) Power BI
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2017
8 1 (0.24%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) JIRA
2 3 (0.72%) LSMW
3 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
General
1 118 (28.50%) Finance
2 98 (23.67%) Social Skills
3 78 (18.84%) Legal
4 77 (18.60%) Manufacturing
5 30 (7.25%) Retail
6 17 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.42%) Presentation Skills
8 9 (2.17%) Billing
8 9 (2.17%) Marketing
9 8 (1.93%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (0.97%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.97%) Organisational Skills
11 4 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.72%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.48%) Back Office
13 2 (0.48%) Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Local Government
14 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.07%) SAPUI5
2 19 (4.59%) SAP Basis
3 18 (4.35%) MDX
4 16 (3.86%) SAP Fiori
5 10 (2.42%) BAPI
6 9 (2.17%) SAP PI
6 9 (2.17%) Web Services
7 8 (1.93%) XML
8 7 (1.69%) SAP XI
9 6 (1.45%) SAP Smart Forms
10 5 (1.21%) IDoc
10 5 (1.21%) Middleware
11 3 (0.72%) HTML
12 2 (0.48%) CSS
12 2 (0.48%) EDI
12 2 (0.48%) HTML5
12 2 (0.48%) Node.js
12 2 (0.48%) REST
12 2 (0.48%) SAP TM
12 2 (0.48%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.80%) Legacy Systems
2 22 (5.31%) Data Structures
3 16 (3.86%) Virtual Team
4 13 (3.14%) FMCG
4 13 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.45%) Replication
6 5 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (0.97%) Life Science
8 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.72%) Social Media
8 3 (0.72%) User Experience
9 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.24%) LIMS
9 1 (0.24%) PMI
9 1 (0.24%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.24%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.45%) Linux
2 4 (0.97%) Windows
3 2 (0.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (31.16%) Business Development
2 123 (29.71%) Coaching
3 78 (18.84%) Risk Management
4 77 (18.60%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 77 (18.60%) SAP Implementation
5 73 (17.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 69 (16.67%) Migration
7 62 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (11.84%) Project Delivery
9 46 (11.11%) ERP
10 44 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (10.63%) Business Transformation
10 44 (10.63%) Procure-to-Pay
11 43 (10.39%) Project Management
12 40 (9.66%) Data Migration
12 40 (9.66%) Requirements Gathering
13 39 (9.42%) Logistics
14 37 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 37 (8.94%) Scrum
15 33 (7.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 82 (19.81%) ABAP
2 47 (11.35%) Java
3 41 (9.90%) SQL
4 5 (1.21%) C
5 2 (0.48%) C#
5 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.48%) VB
6 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.17%) Degree
3 3 (0.72%) CCA
3 3 (0.72%) Master's Degree
3 3 (0.72%) PhD
3 3 (0.72%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.48%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.24%) AAT
5 1 (0.24%) ACCA
5 1 (0.24%) CBAP
5 1 (0.24%) CIMA
5 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.45%) PMO
3 5 (1.21%) QA
Vendors
1 414 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (4.11%) Oracle
3 13 (3.14%) Ariba
4 10 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.45%) Dell
5 6 (1.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.97%) Concur
7 3 (0.72%) IBM
7 3 (0.72%) OpenText
8 1 (0.24%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.24%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.24%) Cognos
8 1 (0.24%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.24%) Informatica
8 1 (0.24%) Sage
8 1 (0.24%) Workday