Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 403 339 401
Rank change year-on-year -64 +62 -99
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 1,282 1,584 1,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.93% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.96% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 644 894 1,104
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 165,738 164,565 194,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.47% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,928 136,254 163,031
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -90 1,089 £60,000 +4.35% 78
UK excluding London -56 724 £57,500 +4.55% 50
London -69 315 £65,000 +13.04% 28
South East -52 248 £60,000 -7.69% 11
North of England -33 191 £55,000 - 14
Midlands +13 162 £65,000 +18.18% 15
West Midlands +23 147 £65,000 +18.18% 10
North West +23 122 £57,500 +17.35% 9
Yorkshire -21 64 £55,000 - 5
East of England -51 53 £60,000 +4.35% 4
Scotland -17 35 £50,000 - 1
Wales +30 32 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands -10 14 £57,500 -4.17% 5
South West -15 14 £42,500 -22.73% 4
North East -46 7 £80,000 +45.45%

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 1,282 (100.00%) SAP
2 506 (39.47%) Finance
3 315 (24.57%) ABAP
4 270 (21.06%) SAP S/4HANA
5 268 (20.90%) Manufacturing
6 257 (20.05%) SAP FI
7 250 (19.50%) SAP FI/CO
7 250 (19.50%) SAP CO
8 192 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
9 188 (14.66%) SAP HANA
10 180 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 178 (13.88%) Retail
12 174 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
13 171 (13.34%) Logistics
14 169 (13.18%) SAP SD
15 163 (12.71%) SAP Implementation
16 148 (11.54%) ERP
17 131 (10.22%) SAP MM
17 131 (10.22%) Self-Motivation
18 126 (9.83%) Migration
19 123 (9.59%) IDoc
20 118 (9.20%) Coaching
21 108 (8.42%) Billing
22 107 (8.35%) Project Management
22 107 (8.35%) Degree
23 103 (8.03%) SAP BW
23 103 (8.03%) CRM
24 100 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
25 98 (7.64%) Data Migration
26 97 (7.57%) Business Development

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 62 (4.84%) NetWeaver
2 4 (0.31%) Apache Solr
2 4 (0.31%) MTS
3 1 (0.078%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (1.64%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (0.16%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.078%) InVision
5 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 270 (21.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 257 (20.05%) SAP FI
3 250 (19.50%) SAP CO
3 250 (19.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 169 (13.18%) SAP SD
5 131 (10.22%) SAP MM
6 96 (7.49%) SAP PM
7 86 (6.71%) SAP HR
8 76 (5.93%) SAP PP
9 74 (5.77%) SAP BPC
10 60 (4.68%) SAP CRM
11 58 (4.52%) SAP HCM
12 55 (4.29%) SAP SCM
13 54 (4.21%) SAP Business One
14 53 (4.13%) SAP Hybris
15 45 (3.51%) SAP ERP
16 43 (3.35%) SAP PS
17 41 (3.20%) SAP QM
18 39 (3.04%) SAP APO
19 28 (2.18%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 77 (6.01%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.16%) SAP Leonardo
4 1 (0.078%) Boomi
4 1 (0.078%) Panaya
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.86%) Firewall
2 3 (0.23%) Skype
2 3 (0.23%) SMS
3 2 (0.16%) RTP
3 2 (0.16%) WebEx
4 1 (0.078%) FTP
4 1 (0.078%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (14.66%) SAP HANA
2 103 (8.03%) SAP BW
3 75 (5.85%) BusinessObjects
4 63 (4.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 44 (3.43%) Crystal Reports
6 37 (2.89%) GIS
7 18 (1.40%) SQL Server
8 15 (1.17%) SAP Data Services
9 13 (1.01%) Oracle Database
10 11 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.62%) QlikView
12 6 (0.47%) Big Data
13 5 (0.39%) Sybase ASE
14 4 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
14 4 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
15 2 (0.16%) DB2
15 2 (0.16%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.16%) MySQL
15 2 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (4.99%) LSMW
2 39 (3.04%) eCATT
3 2 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.078%) Axure RP
General
1 506 (39.47%) Finance
2 268 (20.90%) Manufacturing
3 178 (13.88%) Retail
4 108 (8.42%) Billing
5 96 (7.49%) Publishing
6 52 (4.06%) Marketing
7 44 (3.43%) General Ledger
8 41 (3.20%) Aerospace
9 32 (2.50%) Legal
10 19 (1.48%) Automotive
11 16 (1.25%) Banking
12 11 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.62%) Advertising
13 8 (0.62%) Games
14 7 (0.55%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.47%) German Language
16 4 (0.31%) Back Office
16 4 (0.31%) Korean Language
17 1 (0.078%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (9.59%) IDoc
2 64 (4.99%) EDI
3 55 (4.29%) BAPI
3 55 (4.29%) SAP Basis
4 43 (3.35%) SAP PI
5 36 (2.81%) SAPUI5
6 34 (2.65%) SAP Fiori
7 27 (2.11%) SAP ALE
8 19 (1.48%) Web Dynpro
9 18 (1.40%) SAP XI
10 16 (1.25%) SAP Core Interface
11 15 (1.17%) XML
12 13 (1.01%) SAP CO-PA
13 10 (0.78%) SAP Business Workflow
13 10 (0.78%) Web Services
14 9 (0.70%) SOAP
15 8 (0.62%) HTML
15 8 (0.62%) JDBC
16 7 (0.55%) SAP Smart Forms
17 6 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 174 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (10.22%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (3.04%) LIMS
4 29 (2.26%) FMCG
4 29 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (1.72%) Virtual Team
6 13 (1.01%) Life Science
7 10 (0.78%) Clustering
8 9 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.55%) Driving Licence
9 7 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (0.55%) User Experience
10 6 (0.47%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.39%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.31%) Marketing Technology
13 3 (0.23%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.16%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.16%) iPad
14 2 (0.16%) Robotics
15 1 (0.078%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.03%) Windows
2 14 (1.09%) Unix
3 10 (0.78%) Linux
4 7 (0.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.31%) VMS
7 3 (0.23%) SUSE
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.078%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.078%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
2 180 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 171 (13.34%) Logistics
4 163 (12.71%) SAP Implementation
5 148 (11.54%) ERP
6 126 (9.83%) Migration
7 118 (9.20%) Coaching
8 107 (8.35%) Project Management
9 103 (8.03%) CRM
10 100 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
11 98 (7.64%) Data Migration
12 97 (7.57%) Business Development
13 95 (7.41%) Presales
14 85 (6.63%) Integration Testing
15 83 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
16 74 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
17 70 (5.46%) GAP Analysis
18 65 (5.07%) Customer Requirements
19 60 (4.68%) Analytics
20 59 (4.60%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (24.57%) ABAP
2 53 (4.13%) SQL
3 40 (3.12%) Java
4 7 (0.55%) SAPscript
5 5 (0.39%) C
6 1 (0.078%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.078%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.078%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 107 (8.35%) Degree
2 58 (4.52%) SAP Certification
3 38 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.48%) ACCA
4 19 (1.48%) CIMA
5 14 (1.09%) CPIM
6 12 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.55%) CCA
8 6 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (0.39%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.31%) AAT
10 4 (0.31%) CIPD
11 3 (0.23%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.23%) PMP
12 2 (0.16%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.33%) SLA
2 14 (1.09%) QA
3 9 (0.70%) IFRS
4 7 (0.55%) GAAP
5 6 (0.47%) GxP
6 3 (0.23%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.23%) IFRS 9
6 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.16%) GDPR
7 2 (0.16%) PMO
8 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.078%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.16%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.078%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1,282 (100.00%) SAP
2 77 (6.01%) hybris
3 39 (3.04%) Ariba
3 39 (3.04%) Microsoft
4 36 (2.81%) Oracle
5 24 (1.87%) Cognizant
6 16 (1.25%) Sage
7 13 (1.01%) Pegasus
8 11 (0.86%) IFS
8 11 (0.86%) Workday
9 9 (0.70%) Epicor
9 9 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.55%) OpenText
11 5 (0.39%) Sybase
12 4 (0.31%) ClickSoftware Technologies
13 3 (0.23%) Cognos
13 3 (0.23%) Concur
13 3 (0.23%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.23%) RedPrairie
14 2 (0.16%) Red Hat