Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 479 311 391
Rank change year-on-year -168 +80 -75
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Consultant 981 1,840 1,597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 1.04% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.08% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 457 935 982
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -6.78%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% 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 162,764 170,011 191,340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 96.09% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 131,161 137,219 160,887
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 £81,250 £78,000 £77,500
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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -186 835 £60,000 +4.35% 91
UK excluding London -129 547 £55,000 - 64
London -156 250 £70,000 +21.74% 27
South East -76 222 £55,000 -15.38% 17
North of England -113 121 £55,000 +4.76% 25
Midlands +1 113 £55,000 -8.33% 13
West Midlands -9 84 £60,000 - 12
North West -97 79 £56,250 +12.50% 21
Wales +9 43 £60,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire +5 39 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East of England -51 34 £60,000 - 3
East Midlands +28 28 £53,750 - 1
Scotland -50 17 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South West +5 14 £35,000 -36.36% 4
North East -58 10 - - 1

SAP Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 981 (100.00%) SAP
2 401 (40.88%) Finance
3 261 (26.61%) SAP S/4HANA
4 259 (26.40%) ABAP
5 194 (19.78%) SAP FI
6 192 (19.57%) SAP FI/CO
6 192 (19.57%) SAP CO
7 174 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 171 (17.43%) SAP HANA
9 154 (15.70%) Manufacturing
10 136 (13.86%) SAP SD
11 135 (13.76%) SAP Implementation
12 120 (12.23%) Logistics
13 103 (10.50%) ERP
14 102 (10.40%) SAP BW
15 99 (10.09%) Retail
16 97 (9.89%) SAP MM
17 94 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
18 86 (8.77%) SuccessFactors
19 85 (8.66%) Presales
20 83 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
21 81 (8.26%) Coaching
21 81 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
22 76 (7.75%) SAP HR
22 76 (7.75%) Project Management
23 73 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
24 72 (7.34%) IDoc
25 69 (7.03%) CRM
26 68 (6.93%) Migration
27 67 (6.83%) SAP PP

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 55 (5.61%) NetWeaver
2 5 (0.51%) SAP Portal
3 4 (0.41%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.20%) Anypoint
4 2 (0.20%) MTS
5 1 (0.10%) IIS
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 11 (1.12%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.10%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 261 (26.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 194 (19.78%) SAP FI
3 192 (19.57%) SAP CO
3 192 (19.57%) SAP FI/CO
4 136 (13.86%) SAP SD
5 97 (9.89%) SAP MM
6 76 (7.75%) SAP HR
7 67 (6.83%) SAP PP
8 61 (6.22%) SAP BPC
9 54 (5.50%) SAP PM
10 45 (4.59%) SAP HCM
10 45 (4.59%) SAP SCM
11 35 (3.57%) SAP CRM
12 34 (3.47%) SAP Business One
13 33 (3.36%) SAP QM
14 32 (3.26%) SAP APO
15 31 (3.16%) SAP ERP
16 28 (2.85%) SAP WM
17 27 (2.75%) OpenText VIM for SAP
18 24 (2.45%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 86 (8.77%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.41%) SaaS
4 3 (0.31%) Boomi
5 2 (0.20%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.20%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.31%) FTP
1 3 (0.31%) RTP
1 3 (0.31%) SMS
2 2 (0.20%) Firewall
2 2 (0.20%) Skype
3 1 (0.10%) HTTP
3 1 (0.10%) SAN
3 1 (0.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (17.43%) SAP HANA
2 102 (10.40%) SAP BW
3 73 (7.44%) BusinessObjects
4 67 (6.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 31 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
6 22 (2.24%) GIS
7 13 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
8 10 (1.02%) Lumira
9 9 (0.92%) Big Data
9 9 (0.92%) SQL Server
10 6 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.41%) QlikView
12 3 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.20%) DB2
13 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.20%) Sybase ASE
14 1 (0.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.10%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 35 (3.57%) LSMW
2 11 (1.12%) eCATT
3 1 (0.10%) JIRA
General
1 401 (40.88%) Finance
2 154 (15.70%) Manufacturing
3 99 (10.09%) Retail
4 51 (5.20%) Billing
5 33 (3.36%) Legal
6 32 (3.26%) Publishing
7 29 (2.96%) Aerospace
8 25 (2.55%) Marketing
9 24 (2.45%) General Ledger
10 12 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.12%) Automotive
12 9 (0.92%) Banking
13 7 (0.71%) Back Office
14 6 (0.61%) Games
14 6 (0.61%) Korean Language
15 3 (0.31%) Advertising
15 3 (0.31%) German Language
15 3 (0.31%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.10%) Electronics
16 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (7.34%) IDoc
2 41 (4.18%) SAP Basis
3 37 (3.77%) BAPI
4 36 (3.67%) SAPUI5
5 34 (3.47%) SAP PI
6 31 (3.16%) EDI
7 28 (2.85%) SAP Fiori
8 27 (2.75%) Web Dynpro
9 26 (2.65%) SAP ALE
10 18 (1.83%) SAP XI
11 15 (1.53%) XML
12 10 (1.02%) SAP CO-PA
13 9 (0.92%) HTML
13 9 (0.92%) SAP Business Workflow
13 9 (0.92%) XSLT
14 7 (0.71%) SAP Smart Forms
15 6 (0.61%) EJB
15 6 (0.61%) JDBC
16 5 (0.51%) SAP Core Interface
16 5 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (2.75%) FMCG
4 17 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (1.22%) Virtual Team
6 11 (1.12%) LIMS
7 8 (0.82%) Driving Licence
8 6 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.41%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.41%) User Experience
10 3 (0.31%) Clustering
10 3 (0.31%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.20%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.20%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (0.20%) Robotics
11 2 (0.20%) TRADACOMS
12 1 (0.10%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.10%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.10%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.10%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.63%) Linux
2 10 (1.02%) Windows
3 8 (0.82%) Unix
4 3 (0.31%) SUSE
4 3 (0.31%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 135 (13.76%) SAP Implementation
3 120 (12.23%) Logistics
4 103 (10.50%) ERP
5 94 (9.58%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (8.66%) Presales
7 81 (8.26%) Coaching
7 81 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
8 76 (7.75%) Project Management
9 69 (7.03%) CRM
10 68 (6.93%) Migration
11 59 (6.01%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (5.40%) Business Development
13 52 (5.30%) Data Migration
13 52 (5.30%) GAP Analysis
13 52 (5.30%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 49 (4.99%) Analytics
15 46 (4.69%) Business Analysis
16 43 (4.38%) Data Management
17 42 (4.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 259 (26.40%) ABAP
2 47 (4.79%) Java
3 36 (3.67%) SQL
4 9 (0.92%) C
5 7 (0.71%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.20%) ActionScript
6 2 (0.20%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 67 (6.83%) Degree
2 53 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 42 (4.28%) SAP Certification
4 18 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.53%) ACCA
5 15 (1.53%) CIMA
6 4 (0.41%) CCA
7 3 (0.31%) AAT
7 3 (0.31%) CIPD
8 2 (0.20%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.20%) PMP
9 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (0.92%) QA
2 8 (0.82%) IFRS
2 8 (0.82%) SLA
3 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.31%) GAAP
3 3 (0.31%) IFRS 9
4 2 (0.20%) GDPR
4 2 (0.20%) PMO
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.10%) NFS
1 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.10%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 981 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (5.20%) Ariba
3 45 (4.59%) hybris
4 31 (3.16%) Oracle
5 23 (2.34%) Cognizant
6 22 (2.24%) Microsoft
7 14 (1.43%) Sage
8 9 (0.92%) IFS
9 8 (0.82%) Pegasus
9 8 (0.82%) Workday
10 6 (0.61%) Epicor
11 4 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.31%) Adobe
12 3 (0.31%) CA
12 3 (0.31%) Dell
12 3 (0.31%) OpenText
12 3 (0.31%) RedPrairie
12 3 (0.31%) Tableau
13 2 (0.20%) HP
13 2 (0.20%) MuleSoft