Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 511 297 352
Rank change year-on-year -214 +55 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 830 2,008 1,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 1.16% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.20% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 362 982 843
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% -
10th Percentile £45,075 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,875 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,250 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.18% +4.76% -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 145,617 166,862 168,522
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.20% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,393 135,777 140,246
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -222 687 £60,000 +7.62% 88
UK excluding London -165 447 £53,250 -3.18% 68
London -219 205 £70,000 +21.74% 22
South East -65 180 £60,000 +20.00% 24
Midlands -32 115 £49,000 -24.62% 18
North of England -122 108 £55,000 - 17
West Midlands -34 99 £50,000 -23.08% 16
North West -96 82 £51,250 -6.82% 12
Wales -7 25 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Yorkshire -14 22 £55,000 - 5
East Midlands +27 16 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East of England -20 13 £50,000 -16.67% 6
South West +30 7 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Scotland -47 7 £55,000 -4.35% 1
North East 0 2 - -

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 830 (100.00%) SAP
2 314 (37.83%) SAP S/4HANA
3 305 (36.75%) Finance
4 174 (20.96%) ERP
5 161 (19.40%) SAP FI
6 159 (19.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 159 (19.16%) SAP CO
7 158 (19.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 149 (17.95%) Manufacturing
9 120 (14.46%) ABAP
9 120 (14.46%) SAP HANA
10 114 (13.73%) SAP ERP
11 103 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
12 100 (12.05%) SAP MM
13 96 (11.57%) SAP HR
14 94 (11.33%) Logistics
15 93 (11.20%) SuccessFactors
16 92 (11.08%) SAP SD
17 91 (10.96%) SAP Implementation
18 78 (9.40%) SAP BW
19 74 (8.92%) SAP HCM
20 70 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
21 69 (8.31%) Degree
21 69 (8.31%) Coaching
22 60 (7.23%) Ariba
23 57 (6.87%) Retail
24 53 (6.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
25 52 (6.27%) Problem-Solving
25 52 (6.27%) Presales
25 52 (6.27%) Analytical Skills

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 23 (2.77%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.36%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.12%) Confluence
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 19 (2.29%) Autodesk Inventor
2 14 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.12%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 314 (37.83%) SAP S/4HANA
2 161 (19.40%) SAP FI
3 159 (19.16%) SAP CO
3 159 (19.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 114 (13.73%) SAP ERP
5 100 (12.05%) SAP MM
6 96 (11.57%) SAP HR
7 92 (11.08%) SAP SD
8 74 (8.92%) SAP HCM
9 50 (6.02%) SAP SCM
10 48 (5.78%) SAP PM
11 41 (4.94%) SAP PP
12 39 (4.70%) SAP BPC
13 29 (3.49%) SAP Payroll
14 27 (3.25%) SAP CRM
14 27 (3.25%) SAP IBP
15 25 (3.01%) SAP PS
16 24 (2.89%) SAP GTS
17 22 (2.65%) SAP R/3
18 21 (2.53%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 93 (11.20%) SuccessFactors
2 12 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.96%) SaaS
4 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.36%) SAP Leonardo
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.33%) FTP
1 11 (1.33%) HTTP
2 2 (0.24%) Internet
3 1 (0.12%) Firewall
3 1 (0.12%) LAN
3 1 (0.12%) RFID
3 1 (0.12%) SMS
3 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (14.46%) SAP HANA
2 78 (9.40%) SAP BW
3 53 (6.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 46 (5.54%) BusinessObjects
5 25 (3.01%) Lumira
6 22 (2.65%) GIS
7 17 (2.05%) Big Data
7 17 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (1.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (0.36%) SQL Server
11 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.24%) DTS
11 2 (0.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.24%) Informix
11 2 (0.24%) Star Schema
12 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.20%) LSMW
2 4 (0.48%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.24%) eCATT
3 2 (0.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.12%) Hudson
General
1 305 (36.75%) Finance
2 149 (17.95%) Manufacturing
3 57 (6.87%) Retail
4 43 (5.18%) Legal
5 28 (3.37%) General Ledger
6 20 (2.41%) Aerospace
7 16 (1.93%) Automotive
8 11 (1.33%) Marketing
8 11 (1.33%) Publishing
9 10 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.20%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.08%) Back Office
11 7 (0.84%) Banking
11 7 (0.84%) Law
12 6 (0.72%) German Language
13 5 (0.60%) Billing
13 5 (0.60%) Games
14 3 (0.36%) Electronics
15 2 (0.24%) Advertising
15 2 (0.24%) Serbian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.98%) IDoc
2 32 (3.86%) SAP PI
3 29 (3.49%) SAP Basis
3 29 (3.49%) SAP XI
4 25 (3.01%) BAPI
5 23 (2.77%) SAP Fiori
6 18 (2.17%) SOAP
7 14 (1.69%) EDI
8 13 (1.57%) SAPUI5
8 13 (1.57%) XML
9 10 (1.20%) SAP ALE
9 10 (1.20%) XSLT
10 9 (1.08%) SAP Core Interface
11 5 (0.60%) EJB
11 5 (0.60%) JDBC
11 5 (0.60%) Web Dynpro
11 5 (0.60%) WSDL
11 5 (0.60%) XSD
12 4 (0.48%) REST
13 3 (0.36%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (2.65%) Life Science
4 19 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (1.93%) User Experience
6 15 (1.81%) FMCG
7 13 (1.57%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.33%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.33%) Learning Management System
9 8 (0.96%) SCORM
9 8 (0.96%) Tandem
10 5 (0.60%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.60%) Social Media
10 5 (0.60%) W3C
11 4 (0.48%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.36%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.24%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.24%) LIMS
13 2 (0.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.20%) VMS
2 8 (0.96%) Linux
3 7 (0.84%) Windows
4 5 (0.60%) SUSE
4 5 (0.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (20.96%) ERP
2 158 (19.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 103 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (11.33%) Logistics
5 91 (10.96%) SAP Implementation
6 70 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 69 (8.31%) Coaching
8 52 (6.27%) CRM
8 52 (6.27%) Presales
8 52 (6.27%) Problem-Solving
9 51 (6.14%) Analytics
10 45 (5.42%) Risk Management
11 44 (5.30%) Project Management
11 44 (5.30%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 43 (5.18%) Supplier Relationship Management
13 42 (5.06%) Thought Leadership
14 39 (4.70%) Change Management
14 39 (4.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 38 (4.58%) Business Development
15 38 (4.58%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 120 (14.46%) ABAP
2 21 (2.53%) SQL
3 19 (2.29%) Java
4 17 (2.05%) C
5 4 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.36%) Python
7 2 (0.24%) PHP
7 2 (0.24%) R
8 1 (0.12%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (8.31%) Degree
2 50 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.93%) CCA
5 10 (1.20%) SAP Certification
6 9 (1.08%) CIPD
7 5 (0.60%) ACCA
7 5 (0.60%) CIMA
8 4 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.36%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.24%) AAT
11 1 (0.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.08%) GDPR
2 7 (0.84%) QA
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) GMP
3 1 (0.12%) IFRS
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 830 (100.00%) SAP
2 60 (7.23%) Ariba
3 24 (2.89%) Oracle
4 17 (2.05%) Microsoft
5 11 (1.33%) Pegasus
6 8 (0.96%) Cognizant
7 7 (0.84%) Jedox
7 7 (0.84%) OpenText
7 7 (0.84%) Tableau
8 6 (0.72%) IFS
8 6 (0.72%) Sage
9 5 (0.60%) Adobe
9 5 (0.60%) Epicor
9 5 (0.60%) hybris
9 5 (0.60%) Workday
10 4 (0.48%) webMethods
11 3 (0.36%) Concur
11 3 (0.36%) ESRI
12 2 (0.24%) Google
12 2 (0.24%) Hyperion