Period
to 28 October 2020

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

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
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 489 383 529
Rank change year-on-year -106 +146 -228
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 209 1,098 893
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.80% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.84% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 552 431
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,625 £43,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.21% +0.95% -4.55%

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 47,117 131,007 156,932
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 95.66% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38,987 104,737 126,281
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP Consultant in the UK

SAP Consultant
Top 13 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 28 October 2020. 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 -96 177 £65,000 +8.33% 44
UK excluding London -63 102 £60,000 +13.21% 23
South East +121 59 £65,000 - 4
London +87 54 £67,500 -3.57% 10
Work from Home -49 29 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Midlands +35 20 £55,000 -15.38% 5
North of England -38 16 £40,000 -23.81% 3
West Midlands +26 15 £67,500 +7.14% 3
East of England +125 9 £67,500 +20.00% 8
Yorkshire +31 8 £40,000 -23.81% 2
North West -14 8 £54,000 +2.86% 1
East Midlands +78 5 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Scotland +83 1 - - 1

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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.

1 209 (100.00%) SAP
2 75 (35.89%) SAP S/4HANA
3 71 (33.97%) Finance
4 62 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (20.57%) ABAP
6 34 (16.27%) Java
6 34 (16.27%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (15.79%) SAP FI
8 30 (14.35%) SAP Basis
9 29 (13.88%) Apache Flex
10 27 (12.92%) ERP
11 26 (12.44%) Oracle
12 24 (11.48%) Azure
13 23 (11.00%) SAP CO
13 23 (11.00%) SAP FI/CO
14 22 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (10.53%) Linux
15 21 (10.05%) AWS
16 20 (9.57%) Data Guard
16 20 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (9.57%) SAP Implementation
16 20 (9.57%) Oracle RMAN
16 20 (9.57%) Unix
16 20 (9.57%) AIX
16 20 (9.57%) Requirements Gathering
17 19 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
18 18 (8.61%) SAP SD
18 18 (8.61%) Migration
19 16 (7.66%) SuccessFactors
20 14 (6.70%) SAP Hybris

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 7 (3.35%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 75 (35.89%) SAP S/4HANA
2 33 (15.79%) SAP FI
3 23 (11.00%) SAP CO
3 23 (11.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (8.61%) SAP SD
5 14 (6.70%) SAP Hybris
5 14 (6.70%) SAP PSCD
6 12 (5.74%) SAP MM
7 10 (4.78%) SAP ERP
8 8 (3.83%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (3.83%) SAP APO
8 8 (3.83%) SAP FSCM
8 8 (3.83%) SAP HCM
9 7 (3.35%) SAP Business One
9 7 (3.35%) SAP Payroll
10 6 (2.87%) SAP EWM
10 6 (2.87%) SAP FI-CA
10 6 (2.87%) SAP WM
11 5 (2.39%) SAP HR
12 4 (1.91%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.48%) Azure
2 21 (10.05%) AWS
3 16 (7.66%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (3.83%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.31%) FTP
1 9 (4.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.22%) SAP HANA
2 12 (5.74%) SAP BW
3 6 (2.87%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.39%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.39%) Power BI
4 5 (2.39%) Tableau
5 4 (1.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (5.74%) JIRA
2 9 (4.31%) Eclipse
2 9 (4.31%) NWDS
3 2 (0.96%) Ant
3 2 (0.96%) JUnit
General
1 71 (33.97%) Finance
2 12 (5.74%) Public Sector
3 9 (4.31%) General Ledger
3 9 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.35%) Retail
4 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.87%) French Language
6 4 (1.91%) Billing
6 4 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 3 (1.44%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.44%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.96%) Back Office
8 2 (0.96%) German Language
8 2 (0.96%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.35%) SAP Basis
2 29 (13.88%) Apache Flex
3 11 (5.26%) REST
3 11 (5.26%) SAP PI
4 10 (4.78%) SOAP
5 9 (4.31%) JSON
5 9 (4.31%) SAP XI
5 9 (4.31%) XML
5 9 (4.31%) XSD
5 9 (4.31%) XSLT
6 4 (1.91%) SAP Fiori
6 4 (1.91%) Web Services
7 2 (0.96%) CSS
7 2 (0.96%) HTML
7 2 (0.96%) IDoc
7 2 (0.96%) Java EE
7 2 (0.96%) jQuery
7 2 (0.96%) Spring
8 1 (0.48%) JMS
8 1 (0.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.31%) W3C
3 8 (3.83%) FMCG
3 8 (3.83%) User Experience
4 5 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
7 1 (0.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.53%) Linux
2 20 (9.57%) AIX
2 20 (9.57%) Unix
3 3 (1.44%) Windows
4 2 (0.96%) VMS
5 1 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.27%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (12.92%) ERP
4 22 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (9.57%) Requirements Gathering
5 20 (9.57%) SAP Implementation
6 19 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
7 18 (8.61%) Migration
8 14 (6.70%) CRM
8 14 (6.70%) GAP Analysis
9 13 (6.22%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.74%) Kanban
10 12 (5.74%) Revenue Management
10 12 (5.74%) Scrum
10 12 (5.74%) Technology Roadmap
11 10 (4.78%) Logistics
12 7 (3.35%) Analytics
12 7 (3.35%) Procure-to-Pay
12 7 (3.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.57%) ABAP
2 34 (16.27%) Java
3 14 (6.70%) C
4 10 (4.78%) SQL
5 2 (0.96%) Python
5 2 (0.96%) R
6 1 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 11 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.78%) Degree
3 4 (1.91%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.96%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.74%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) IFRS
System Software
1 9 (4.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (9.57%) Data Guard
1 20 (9.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 209 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (12.44%) Oracle
3 14 (6.70%) hybris
4 9 (4.31%) Workday
5 7 (3.35%) Concur
6 5 (2.39%) Alteryx
6 5 (2.39%) Ariba
6 5 (2.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.91%) Cognos
8 2 (0.96%) OpenText
9 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.48%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.48%) Samsung