Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £57,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 356 349
Rank change year-on-year +73 -7 -79
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 2168 1646 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.20% 0.87% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.90% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 935 1555
UK median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +68 1872 £55,000 - 28
UK excluding London +16 1005 £55,000 +10.00% 15
London +186 732 £57,500 -4.17% 14
North of England +27 374 £55,000 +14.58% 4
South East +121 360 £56,250 -6.25% 6
North West +47 302 £55,000 +19.57% 1
Midlands -6 140 £65,000 +18.18% 3
West Midlands +18 130 £65,000 +23.81% 2
East of England -76 88 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland +31 73 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Yorkshire +25 45 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Wales +20 41 £50,000 +5.26%
North East -21 27 £52,500 -8.70%
South West +3 13 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands -36 10 £50,000 -13.04% 1

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, SAP Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAP Consultant in the job title.

1 2168 (100.00%) SAP
2 547 (25.23%) Finance
3 426 (19.65%) ABAP
4 413 (19.05%) Manufacturing
5 385 (17.76%) SAP S/4HANA
6 360 (16.61%) Retail
6 360 (16.61%) Degree
7 356 (16.42%) SAP FI
8 348 (16.05%) SAP SD
9 339 (15.64%) SAP CO
10 328 (15.13%) SAP FI/CO
11 302 (13.93%) SAP MM
12 295 (13.61%) Logistics
13 276 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
14 274 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 218 (10.06%) ERP
16 213 (9.82%) Coaching
16 213 (9.82%) Business Development
17 209 (9.64%) Migration
18 203 (9.36%) SAP HANA
19 194 (8.95%) SAP Implementation
20 177 (8.16%) Data Migration
21 173 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
22 165 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
23 159 (7.33%) IDoc
24 158 (7.29%) Billing
25 149 (6.87%) GAP Analysis
25 149 (6.87%) SAP BW
25 149 (6.87%) Customer Requirements
26 142 (6.55%) EDI

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 65 (3.00%) NetWeaver
2 6 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (0.23%) CMS
4 2 (0.092%) LiveCycle
4 2 (0.092%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.046%) SAP EP
Applications
1 18 (0.83%) Autodesk Inventor
2 9 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.046%) InVision
5 1 (0.046%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.046%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 385 (17.76%) SAP S/4HANA
2 356 (16.42%) SAP FI
3 348 (16.05%) SAP SD
4 339 (15.64%) SAP CO
5 328 (15.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 302 (13.93%) SAP MM
7 120 (5.54%) SAP BPC
8 117 (5.40%) SAP HCM
8 117 (5.40%) SAP SCM
9 105 (4.84%) SAP Retail
10 97 (4.47%) SAP PP
11 95 (4.38%) SAP HR
12 85 (3.92%) SAP WM
13 80 (3.69%) SAP PM
14 73 (3.37%) SAP ERP
15 66 (3.04%) SAP CRM
15 66 (3.04%) SAP QM
15 66 (3.04%) SAP SRM
16 55 (2.54%) SAP Hybris
17 54 (2.49%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 111 (5.12%) SuccessFactors
2 14 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.046%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.046%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.046%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.046%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.046%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.23%) SMS
2 2 (0.092%) FTP
2 2 (0.092%) HTTP
3 1 (0.046%) Intranet
3 1 (0.046%) Skype
3 1 (0.046%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (9.36%) SAP HANA
2 149 (6.87%) SAP BW
3 98 (4.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 97 (4.47%) BusinessObjects
5 32 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
6 30 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (1.34%) GIS
8 28 (1.29%) SAP Data Services
9 17 (0.78%) SQL Server
10 15 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 10 (0.46%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
13 8 (0.37%) QlikView
14 7 (0.32%) Lumira
14 7 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (0.32%) Semantic Layer
15 6 (0.28%) Sybase ASE
16 5 (0.23%) DB2
17 4 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 83 (3.83%) LSMW
2 82 (3.78%) eCATT
3 5 (0.23%) JIRA
3 5 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.092%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.046%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.046%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.046%) LoadRunner
General
1 547 (25.23%) Finance
2 413 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 360 (16.61%) Retail
4 158 (7.29%) Billing
5 111 (5.12%) Automotive
6 87 (4.01%) Legal
7 83 (3.83%) Publishing
8 48 (2.21%) Marketing
9 46 (2.12%) General Ledger
10 30 (1.38%) Aerospace
11 29 (1.34%) German Language
12 22 (1.01%) Banking
13 21 (0.97%) Telecoms
14 14 (0.65%) French Language
15 8 (0.37%) Advertising
16 6 (0.28%) Back Office
17 4 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.14%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
18 3 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (7.33%) IDoc
2 142 (6.55%) EDI
3 68 (3.14%) SAP Fiori
4 44 (2.03%) SAP Basis
5 43 (1.98%) SAP PI
5 43 (1.98%) SAP XI
6 36 (1.66%) SAP Core Interface
7 35 (1.61%) BAPI
8 27 (1.25%) SAP CO-PA
9 25 (1.15%) SAP ALE
10 22 (1.01%) SAPUI5
11 19 (0.88%) SAP TM
12 16 (0.74%) JDBC
13 13 (0.60%) SOAP
13 13 (0.60%) Web Services
13 13 (0.60%) XSLT
14 8 (0.37%) EJB
14 8 (0.37%) MDX
14 8 (0.37%) XML
15 6 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 276 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (3.32%) NHS
3 53 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 47 (2.17%) LIMS
5 46 (2.12%) Life Science
6 35 (1.61%) Virtual Team
7 31 (1.43%) FMCG
8 30 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
9 26 (1.20%) Driving Licence
10 22 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 16 (0.74%) User Experience
12 8 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (0.28%) iPad
13 6 (0.28%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.23%) Computer Science
15 4 (0.18%) Replication
16 3 (0.14%) Marketing Technology
16 3 (0.14%) SCADA
17 1 (0.046%) Graphic Design
17 1 (0.046%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (1.29%) Windows
2 14 (0.65%) Unix
3 8 (0.37%) Windows Server
4 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.28%) VMS
6 4 (0.18%) AIX
7 2 (0.092%) Linux
8 1 (0.046%) SUSE
8 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (13.61%) Logistics
2 274 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 218 (10.06%) ERP
4 213 (9.82%) Business Development
4 213 (9.82%) Coaching
5 209 (9.64%) Migration
6 194 (8.95%) SAP Implementation
7 177 (8.16%) Data Migration
8 173 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 165 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
10 149 (6.87%) Customer Requirements
10 149 (6.87%) GAP Analysis
11 118 (5.44%) Procure-to-Pay
12 115 (5.30%) CRM
13 113 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
14 107 (4.94%) Integration Testing
15 100 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
16 98 (4.52%) Change Management
17 96 (4.43%) Project Management
18 89 (4.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 426 (19.65%) ABAP
2 57 (2.63%) SQL
3 23 (1.06%) Java
4 4 (0.18%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.092%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.092%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.092%) XPath
6 2 (0.092%) XQuery
7 1 (0.046%) C
7 1 (0.046%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.046%) VBA
Qualifications
1 360 (16.61%) Degree
2 67 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 20 (0.92%) SAP Certification
4 15 (0.69%) CCA
5 12 (0.55%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.46%) ACCA
7 7 (0.32%) CIMA
8 3 (0.14%) MBA
9 2 (0.092%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.046%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.046%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.06%) QA
2 22 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 20 (0.92%) GxP
4 15 (0.69%) IFRS
5 9 (0.42%) SLA
6 3 (0.14%) GAAP
7 2 (0.092%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.092%) RosettaNet
8 1 (0.046%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (0.46%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2168 (100.00%) SAP
2 122 (5.63%) Ariba
3 80 (3.69%) hybris
4 74 (3.41%) Microsoft
5 39 (1.80%) Oracle
6 21 (0.97%) OpenText
7 16 (0.74%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 12 (0.55%) Pegasus
8 12 (0.55%) Sybase
9 8 (0.37%) Cognos
9 8 (0.37%) Sage
10 7 (0.32%) Hyperion
10 7 (0.32%) Sun
11 6 (0.28%) Adobe
11 6 (0.28%) Concur
11 6 (0.28%) Jedox
11 6 (0.28%) Remedy
12 5 (0.23%) Cognizant
12 5 (0.23%) SEEBURGER
13 3 (0.14%) IBM