Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 807 829 885
Rank change year-on-year +22 +56 +119
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 303 356 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.46% 2.58% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 196 280 244
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,600 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.91% - +4.76%

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 8,753 13,818 12,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.79% 7.98% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6,082 9,939 9,108
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Top 16 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 17 January 2019. 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 -16 233 £60,000 +9.09% 18
UK excluding London +11 189 £56,600 +2.91% 16
North of England +18 73 £48,000 -8.57% 7
London +16 57 £68,750 +4.17% 2
North West +15 46 £46,500 -15.45% 4
South East -9 36 £60,000 +33.33% 2
Midlands +12 35 £60,000 -20.00% 4
Yorkshire +27 25 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East of England +35 24 £62,500 +8.70% 1
West Midlands +13 21 £60,000 -20.00% 2
East Midlands +25 14 £59,500 - 2
Wales +19 9 £40,000 -23.81%
Scotland +10 9 £66,500 +26.67%
North East +12 2 £43,250 +101.16%
South West +9 2 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 303 (100.00%) SAP
1 303 (100.00%) ERP
2 86 (28.38%) SAP S/4HANA
3 74 (24.42%) Manufacturing
4 66 (21.78%) Finance
5 50 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (12.21%) Change Management
7 35 (11.55%) Project Management
8 34 (11.22%) SAP SD
8 34 (11.22%) Oracle
8 34 (11.22%) SAP HANA
9 33 (10.89%) Degree
9 33 (10.89%) Logistics
10 32 (10.56%) SAP CO
10 32 (10.56%) SAP FI/CO
10 32 (10.56%) SAP FI
11 30 (9.90%) SAP BW
12 28 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (8.58%) Thought Leadership
14 25 (8.25%) ABAP
14 25 (8.25%) Ariba
15 24 (7.92%) SQL
16 23 (7.59%) CRM
17 22 (7.26%) Order to Cash
18 21 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (6.93%) SLA
19 20 (6.60%) Java
19 20 (6.60%) 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 12 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.98%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.32%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.32%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.66%) Apache
5 2 (0.66%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.66%) SAS
5 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.66%) SPSS
3 2 (0.66%) Windchill
4 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 86 (28.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 34 (11.22%) SAP SD
3 32 (10.56%) SAP CO
3 32 (10.56%) SAP FI
3 32 (10.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 15 (4.95%) SAP MM
4 15 (4.95%) SAP SCM
5 9 (2.97%) SAP PP
6 7 (2.31%) SAP Hybris
7 6 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (1.98%) SAP ECC
8 5 (1.65%) SAP BPC
8 5 (1.65%) SAP CRM
8 5 (1.65%) SAP MII
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.99%) SAP MDG
9 3 (0.99%) SAP VC
10 2 (0.66%) ENOVIA
10 2 (0.66%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.66%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.30%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (2.97%) SaaS
5 6 (1.98%) PaaS
6 4 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.32%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.32%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (1.32%) Boomi
6 4 (1.32%) CloudFront
6 4 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.99%) FinancialForce
8 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.66%) IaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.33%) Office 365
9 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.97%) Internet
2 7 (2.31%) HTTP
3 4 (1.32%) Firewall
3 4 (1.32%) IPsec
3 4 (1.32%) WAN
4 3 (0.99%) DHCP
4 3 (0.99%) DNS
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) MPLS
5 2 (0.66%) SNMP
5 2 (0.66%) VLAN
5 2 (0.66%) VPN
5 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.33%) Intranet
6 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.22%) SAP HANA
2 30 (9.90%) SAP BW
3 15 (4.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 12 (3.96%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.31%) GIS
7 7 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.98%) Big Data
8 6 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.65%) MySQL
9 5 (1.65%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.99%) Lumira
11 3 (0.99%) QlikView
12 2 (0.66%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) LSMW
2 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.33%) Selenium
2 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 74 (24.42%) Manufacturing
2 66 (21.78%) Finance
3 12 (3.96%) General Ledger
3 12 (3.96%) Legal
3 12 (3.96%) Retail
4 11 (3.63%) Billing
5 9 (2.97%) Marketing
6 7 (2.31%) Law
7 5 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.32%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.99%) Electronics
10 2 (0.66%) Automotive
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 126 (41.58%) Consultant
2 101 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
3 87 (28.71%) Analyst
4 76 (25.08%) SAP Analyst
5 54 (17.82%) Business Analyst
6 49 (16.17%) SAP Business Analyst
7 41 (13.53%) Architect
8 40 (13.20%) SAP Business Consultant
9 30 (9.90%) SAP Architect
9 30 (9.90%) Solutions Architect
10 28 (9.24%) SAP Manager
11 26 (8.58%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 21 (6.93%) SAP SD Analyst
12 21 (6.93%) Senior Consultant
13 19 (6.27%) SAP FI Analyst
13 19 (6.27%) SAP SD Business Analyst
13 19 (6.27%) SAP SD Consultant
14 18 (5.94%) Project Manager
15 17 (5.61%) ERP Manager
16 16 (5.28%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.61%) Middleware
2 11 (3.63%) SAP PI
2 11 (3.63%) SAP XI
2 11 (3.63%) XML
3 10 (3.30%) EDI
3 10 (3.30%) HTML
3 10 (3.30%) J2EE
3 10 (3.30%) SAP Fiori
3 10 (3.30%) Spring
4 8 (2.64%) IDoc
4 8 (2.64%) SAP ALE
4 8 (2.64%) SAPUI5
5 7 (2.31%) REST
5 7 (2.31%) SOAP
6 6 (1.98%) SAP Basis
7 5 (1.65%) Web Services
8 3 (0.99%) CSS
9 2 (0.66%) .NET
9 2 (0.66%) JMS
9 2 (0.66%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.27%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.29%) FMCG
4 11 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.31%) CMDB
5 7 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.31%) User Experience
6 2 (0.66%) Blog
6 2 (0.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.66%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
6 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.66%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.66%) SCADA
6 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.33%) Clustering
7 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.33%) Linux
1 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (0.33%) Windows
1 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (100.00%) ERP
2 50 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (12.21%) Change Management
3 37 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (11.55%) Project Management
5 33 (10.89%) Logistics
6 28 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (8.58%) Thought Leadership
8 23 (7.59%) CRM
9 22 (7.26%) Order to Cash
10 21 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (6.60%) Business Analysis
11 20 (6.60%) Coaching
11 20 (6.60%) Workflow
12 19 (6.27%) Data Analysis
13 18 (5.94%) Analytics
13 18 (5.94%) Workshop Facilitation
14 16 (5.28%) Mentoring
14 16 (5.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.25%) ABAP
2 24 (7.92%) SQL
3 20 (6.60%) Java
4 10 (3.30%) C
5 7 (2.31%) C#
6 4 (1.32%) X++
7 3 (0.99%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.99%) PHP
7 3 (0.99%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.66%) Python
8 2 (0.66%) R
8 2 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (10.89%) Degree
2 8 (2.64%) CCA
2 8 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.32%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.99%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.66%) CCNA
6 2 (0.66%) CCNP
6 2 (0.66%) CISA
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.66%) CISM
6 2 (0.66%) CISSP
6 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.66%) MCSE
6 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.66%) PMP
6 2 (0.66%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.93%) SLA
2 10 (3.30%) GDPR
3 7 (2.31%) QA
4 4 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Ansible
1 4 (1.32%) Nagios
1 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.32%) Puppet
2 2 (0.66%) MOM
3 1 (0.33%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 303 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (11.22%) Oracle
3 25 (8.25%) Ariba
4 17 (5.61%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.31%) hybris
5 7 (2.31%) Software AG
6 6 (1.98%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.32%) webMethods
8 3 (0.99%) Civica
8 3 (0.99%) VMware
9 2 (0.66%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.66%) Citrix
9 2 (0.66%) IBM
9 2 (0.66%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.66%) Siemens
9 2 (0.66%) Tableau
9 2 (0.66%) Wonderware
10 1 (0.33%) Epicor
10 1 (0.33%) HP
10 1 (0.33%) Sage