The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 664 817 807
Rank change year-on-year +153 -10  
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 201 122 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.05% 1.70% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 143 98 87
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,800 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +26.31%  

SAP ERP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6591 7195 8337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.74% 7.30% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5035 5636 6635
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP ERP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP ERP.

Salary trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +136 191 £55,000 -8.33% 21
North West -13 68 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Manchester -10 64 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South East +77 38 £60,000 - 2
London +65 27 £72,500 -21.62% 10
Surrey +56 22 - -
Yorkshire +34 20 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Egham +8 20 - -
Doncaster - 19 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 19 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +28 14 £61,250 +16.66% 2
East of England +19 9 - - 1
South West +12 6 £72,500 +81.25%
Hampshire +27 5 £26,000 -67.50% 1
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
East Midlands +17 4 £55,000 +59.42% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £74,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -1 4 - -
Cambridge -8 4 - -
City of London +30 3 £75,000 +57.89% 2
North East +8 3 £45,250 +39.23%
Milton Keynes +1 3 £74,000 - 1
Bolton - 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £26,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 - - 3
South Wales - 3 £32,500 -
Wales - 3 £32,500 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £32,500 -
Berkshire +24 2 £63,750 +10.86%

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 413 (100.00%) SAP
1 413 (100.00%) ERP
2 123 (29.78%) FMCG
3 103 (24.94%) Matrix Organization
4 99 (23.97%) Translating Business Requirements
5 66 (15.98%) SAP SD
6 57 (13.80%) Java
7 56 (13.56%) CRM
8 52 (12.59%) E-Commerce
9 51 (12.35%) Microsoft
10 47 (11.38%) Finance
11 46 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 44 (10.65%) hybris
13 44 (10.65%) SAP Hybris
14 43 (10.41%) SAP APO
15 42 (10.17%) Oracle
15 42 (10.17%) Manufacturing
15 42 (10.17%) Coaching
16 41 (9.93%) Business Development
16 41 (9.93%) Project Management
16 41 (9.93%) Order to Cash
17 40 (9.69%) BusinessObjects
18 39 (9.44%) J2EE
18 39 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (8.47%) ABAP
20 34 (8.23%) Internet
21 33 (7.99%) Spring
22 32 (7.75%) SAP CRM
22 32 (7.75%) Test Scripting

SAP ERP
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 28 (6.78%) NetWeaver
2 18 (4.36%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (4.36%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.45%) Windchill
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 66 (15.98%) SAP SD
2 44 (10.65%) SAP Hybris
3 43 (10.41%) SAP APO
4 32 (7.75%) SAP CRM
5 22 (5.33%) SAP MM
6 12 (2.91%) SAP S/4HANA
7 11 (2.66%) SAP ECC
7 11 (2.66%) SAP HR
8 10 (2.42%) SAP IS-U
9 9 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (2.18%) SAP MDM
9 9 (2.18%) SAP SCM
10 8 (1.94%) SAP WM
11 6 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (1.45%) SAP Business One
12 5 (1.21%) SAP EWM
12 5 (1.21%) SAP SRM
13 4 (0.97%) SAP Retail
14 3 (0.73%) SAP CAR
14 3 (0.73%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.69%) Boomi
2 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.21%) Office 365
3 3 (0.73%) IaaS
3 3 (0.73%) PaaS
3 3 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (0.48%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.48%) G Suite
4 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.23%) Internet
2 23 (5.57%) LDAP
3 3 (0.73%) Firewall
3 3 (0.73%) HTTP
4 2 (0.48%) IPsec
5 1 (0.24%) DHCP
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) FTP
5 1 (0.24%) LAN
5 1 (0.24%) MQTT
5 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.69%) BusinessObjects
2 22 (5.33%) SAP BW
3 18 (4.36%) MySQL
4 15 (3.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 14 (3.39%) SQL Server
6 13 (3.15%) SAP Data Services
6 13 (3.15%) SAP HANA
7 8 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.97%) Big Data
9 4 (0.97%) GIS
9 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
11 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (2.42%) LSMW
2 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.24%) Maven
2 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 47 (11.38%) Finance
2 42 (10.17%) Manufacturing
3 30 (7.26%) Retail
4 25 (6.05%) Marketing
5 8 (1.94%) Advertising
5 8 (1.94%) Electronics
6 7 (1.69%) French Language
7 6 (1.45%) Back Office
7 6 (1.45%) Front Office
8 5 (1.21%) Banking
9 4 (0.97%) German Language
9 4 (0.97%) Legal
10 3 (0.73%) Local Government
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.48%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 152 (36.80%) Analyst
2 137 (33.17%) SAP Analyst
3 123 (29.78%) Business Analyst
4 116 (28.09%) SAP Business Analyst
5 68 (16.46%) Consultant
6 56 (13.56%) SAP SD Analyst
6 56 (13.56%) SAP SD Business Analyst
7 47 (11.38%) SAP Consultant
8 43 (10.41%) SAP APO Analyst
8 43 (10.41%) SAP APO Business Analyst
9 34 (8.23%) Architect
9 34 (8.23%) SAP Manager
10 29 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (6.30%) SAP Architect
12 25 (6.05%) Developer
12 25 (6.05%) Project Manager
13 24 (5.81%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 19 (4.60%) SAP Developer
15 17 (4.12%) SAP Project Manager
15 17 (4.12%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.44%) J2EE
2 33 (7.99%) Spring
3 23 (5.57%) Web Services
4 21 (5.08%) IDoc
5 18 (4.36%) Middleware
5 18 (4.36%) SAP Smart Forms
6 17 (4.12%) JMS
6 17 (4.12%) RESTful
7 16 (3.87%) Spring Integration
8 13 (3.15%) SAP ALE
8 13 (3.15%) XML
9 12 (2.91%) EDI
9 12 (2.91%) SAP Fiori
10 10 (2.42%) BAPI
10 10 (2.42%) SAP PI
11 8 (1.94%) HTML
11 8 (1.94%) XML Schema
12 7 (1.69%) Web Dynpro
13 5 (1.21%) SAP Business Workflow
13 5 (1.21%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 123 (29.78%) FMCG
2 28 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.69%) AS400
7 5 (1.21%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.73%) Home Automation
8 3 (0.73%) iSeries
8 3 (0.73%) NHS
8 3 (0.73%) PMI
8 3 (0.73%) TRADACOMS
8 3 (0.73%) User Experience
9 2 (0.48%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.48%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.48%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.24%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.24%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.84%) Windows
2 16 (3.87%) Windows 10
3 15 (3.63%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.21%) Unix
5 3 (0.73%) Linux
5 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.24%) Android
7 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (100.00%) ERP
2 103 (24.94%) Matrix Organization
3 99 (23.97%) Translating Business Requirements
4 56 (13.56%) CRM
5 52 (12.59%) E-Commerce
6 46 (11.14%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 42 (10.17%) Coaching
9 41 (9.93%) Business Development
9 41 (9.93%) Order to Cash
9 41 (9.93%) Project Management
10 39 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (7.75%) Test Scripting
12 26 (6.30%) Business Analysis
13 24 (5.81%) Data Management
14 23 (5.57%) Process Improvement
15 21 (5.08%) SOA
16 20 (4.84%) B2B
16 20 (4.84%) Data Integration
16 20 (4.84%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (13.80%) Java
2 35 (8.47%) ABAP
3 30 (7.26%) SQL
4 18 (4.36%) SAPscript
5 9 (2.18%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.94%) C
7 6 (1.45%) RPG
8 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.24%) C#
8 1 (0.24%) C++
8 1 (0.24%) Go
8 1 (0.24%) Python
8 1 (0.24%) Ruby
8 1 (0.24%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 24 (5.81%) Degree
2 11 (2.66%) PMP
3 6 (1.45%) CISA
3 6 (1.45%) ISEB
4 5 (1.21%) CISM
5 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.73%) ACCA
6 3 (0.73%) CIPFA
6 3 (0.73%) HNC
6 3 (0.73%) HND
6 3 (0.73%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.73%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.73%) QiCA
7 2 (0.48%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.48%) CISSP
7 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.48%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.21%) PMO
2 4 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (0.97%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (5.57%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.48%) Xen
4 1 (0.24%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) SAP ITS
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.69%) MOM
2 2 (0.48%) Nagios
2 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 413 (100.00%) SAP
2 51 (12.35%) Microsoft
3 44 (10.65%) hybris
4 42 (10.17%) Oracle
5 16 (3.87%) Dynatrace
6 13 (3.15%) Adobe
7 8 (1.94%) JD Edwards
7 8 (1.94%) Tableau
8 7 (1.69%) Alteryx
9 6 (1.45%) Ariba
9 6 (1.45%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.45%) PTC
9 6 (1.45%) Sage
9 6 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.21%) Netezza
10 5 (1.21%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.97%) Cognos
11 4 (0.97%) Infor
11 4 (0.97%) JDA
12 3 (0.73%) Epicor
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Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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