Period
to 19 November 2018

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 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 880 832 948
Rank change year-on-year -48 +116 +88
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 279 383 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.86% 2.70% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 192 279 202
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -5.58% -2.92%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £39,537
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,250 £82,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.91% - -

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

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 9,759 14,209 13,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.02% 7.96% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7,055 10,100 9,969
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,149
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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 -82 221 £60,000 +9.09% 26
UK excluding London -45 173 £58,250 +5.91% 22
London +7 61 £70,000 +4.48% 5
North of England -19 51 £52,563 +0.12% 8
South East -19 42 £60,000 +21.21% 5
Midlands +11 32 £62,500 -26.47% 6
North West -25 31 £48,000 -12.73% 6
East of England +32 27 £62,500 -10.71% 1
West Midlands +14 23 £62,250 -26.76% 3
Yorkshire +16 19 £58,500 +37.65% 1
Scotland - 11 £66,500 - 1
East Midlands +14 9 £70,000 +86.67% 3
Wales +11 9 £40,000 -23.81%
North East -2 1 £35,000 +62.79% 1
South West -6 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing SAP ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for SAP ERP.

1 279 (100.00%) SAP
1 279 (100.00%) ERP
2 77 (27.60%) Finance
3 71 (25.45%) SAP S/4HANA
4 69 (24.73%) Manufacturing
5 43 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (13.98%) Project Management
7 35 (12.54%) Change Management
7 35 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (12.19%) Degree
9 33 (11.83%) Oracle
10 32 (11.47%) SAP HANA
11 31 (11.11%) SAP SD
12 29 (10.39%) Order to Cash
12 29 (10.39%) ABAP
12 29 (10.39%) SQL
12 29 (10.39%) Logistics
13 28 (10.04%) SAP FI/CO
13 28 (10.04%) SAP CO
13 28 (10.04%) SAP FI
14 27 (9.68%) SLA
14 27 (9.68%) Migration
14 27 (9.68%) Business Analysis
15 26 (9.32%) Ariba
15 26 (9.32%) Mentoring
15 26 (9.32%) Coaching
16 24 (8.60%) Java
17 23 (8.24%) CRM
17 23 (8.24%) SAP BW
17 23 (8.24%) Workflow

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 6 (2.15%) Apache Solr
1 6 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.79%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.72%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.36%) nginx
5 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 71 (25.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 31 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 28 (10.04%) SAP CO
3 28 (10.04%) SAP FI
3 28 (10.04%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (6.09%) SAP MM
5 12 (4.30%) SAP SCM
6 10 (3.58%) SAP VC
7 8 (2.87%) SAP PP
8 7 (2.51%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (2.51%) SAP BPC
8 7 (2.51%) SAP Hybris
9 6 (2.15%) SAP ECC
9 6 (2.15%) SAP MII
10 5 (1.79%) SAP CRM
10 5 (1.79%) SAP GRC
11 4 (1.43%) SAP MDG
11 4 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (1.43%) SAP WM
12 3 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.94%) Boomi
4 10 (3.58%) SaaS
5 7 (2.51%) PaaS
5 7 (2.51%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (1.08%) FinancialForce
6 3 (1.08%) IaaS
7 2 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.72%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.51%) HTTP
1 7 (2.51%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) VLAN
3 4 (1.43%) Firewall
3 4 (1.43%) IPsec
3 4 (1.43%) WAN
4 3 (1.08%) DHCP
4 3 (1.08%) DNS
5 2 (0.72%) LAN
5 2 (0.72%) MPLS
5 2 (0.72%) SNMP
5 2 (0.72%) VPN
5 2 (0.72%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
6 1 (0.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.47%) SAP HANA
2 23 (8.24%) SAP BW
3 18 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 12 (4.30%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (2.87%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.51%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.51%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.15%) Big Data
8 5 (1.79%) Lumira
9 4 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.08%) MySQL
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.72%) QlikView
12 1 (0.36%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 5 (1.79%) LSMW
2 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.36%) Selenium
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (27.60%) Finance
2 69 (24.73%) Manufacturing
3 15 (5.38%) Legal
4 13 (4.66%) Retail
5 12 (4.30%) Marketing
6 10 (3.58%) Billing
6 10 (3.58%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.08%) Advertising
7 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.08%) Electronics
7 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.72%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (30.11%) Consultant
2 67 (24.01%) SAP Consultant
3 65 (23.30%) Analyst
4 45 (16.13%) SAP Analyst
5 41 (14.70%) Architect
6 37 (13.26%) Business Analyst
7 31 (11.11%) SAP Architect
8 30 (10.75%) SAP Manager
9 27 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (8.24%) SAP Business Analyst
10 23 (8.24%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 16 (5.73%) Project Manager
11 16 (5.73%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (5.02%) SAP Project Manager
13 12 (4.30%) Developer
13 12 (4.30%) ERP Manager
13 12 (4.30%) SAP FI Analyst
13 12 (4.30%) SAP MM Consultant
13 12 (4.30%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 11 (3.94%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.09%) J2EE
1 17 (6.09%) SAP PI
2 15 (5.38%) IDoc
2 15 (5.38%) XML
3 14 (5.02%) SAP ALE
4 13 (4.66%) Middleware
5 12 (4.30%) SAP Fiori
6 10 (3.58%) Spring
7 9 (3.23%) HTML
8 8 (2.87%) EDI
8 8 (2.87%) SAP XI
9 6 (2.15%) XML Schema
10 5 (1.79%) .NET
10 5 (1.79%) BAPI
10 5 (1.79%) JMS
10 5 (1.79%) Web Services
11 4 (1.43%) SAPUI5
12 2 (0.72%) CSS
12 2 (0.72%) SAP Smart Forms
13 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.02%) FMCG
2 14 (5.02%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (2.15%) User Experience
5 5 (1.79%) SCADA
6 3 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.08%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.72%) Life Science
8 1 (0.36%) Clustering
8 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.36%) Industry 4.0
8 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.36%) Linux
1 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
1 1 (0.36%) Windows
1 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (100.00%) ERP
2 43 (15.41%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (13.98%) Project Management
4 35 (12.54%) Change Management
4 35 (12.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (10.39%) Logistics
5 29 (10.39%) Order to Cash
6 27 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 27 (9.68%) Migration
7 26 (9.32%) Coaching
7 26 (9.32%) Mentoring
8 23 (8.24%) CRM
8 23 (8.24%) Workflow
9 20 (7.17%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (6.81%) Analytics
11 17 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (5.38%) Presales
14 14 (5.02%) SAP Implementation
15 13 (4.66%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.39%) ABAP
1 29 (10.39%) SQL
2 24 (8.60%) Java
3 6 (2.15%) C#
4 4 (1.43%) X++
5 3 (1.08%) C
5 3 (1.08%) PHP
5 3 (1.08%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.36%) Python
7 1 (0.36%) R
7 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (12.19%) Degree
2 7 (2.51%) CPIM
3 6 (2.15%) CCA
3 6 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.79%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.08%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.72%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.68%) SLA
2 8 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.51%) QA
4 5 (1.79%) GDPR
5 4 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.94%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.36%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Ansible
1 2 (0.72%) MOM
1 2 (0.72%) Nagios
1 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 279 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (11.83%) Oracle
3 26 (9.32%) Ariba
4 15 (5.38%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.51%) hybris
6 6 (2.15%) Sage
6 6 (2.15%) VMware
7 5 (1.79%) Citrix
7 5 (1.79%) Siemens
7 5 (1.79%) Wonderware
8 4 (1.43%) Epicor
8 4 (1.43%) IFS
9 3 (1.08%) Civica
9 3 (1.08%) Infor
9 3 (1.08%) webMethods
10 2 (0.72%) ComArch
10 2 (0.72%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.72%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.36%) Baan
11 1 (0.36%) Remedy