Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 961 707 849
Rank change year-on-year -254 +142 -31
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 112 64 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.82% 2.01% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 92 54 121
10th Percentile £50,000 £44,125 £41,250
25th Percentile £61,625 £51,250 £48,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £75,313 £70,600 £87,500
90th Percentile £87,125 £76,875 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £64,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +28.00% -9.09% -2.83%

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 6,137 3,182 7,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.73% 4.99% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,108 2,375 5,269
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP ERP.

Salary trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP ERP over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Top 14 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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -234 96 £65,000 - 16
UK excluding London -166 64 £64,000 +28.00% 9
North of England -97 33 £64,000 +48.84% 3
North West -74 29 £64,000 +48.84% 2
London -224 27 £75,000 +15.38% 7
Midlands -84 15 £65,500 +19.09% 2
Work from Home -200 14 £65,500 -2.96% 1
South East -121 12 £65,000 +23.81% 4
East Midlands -55 10 £77,500 +40.91%
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 2
South West - 2 £43,750 -
North East - 2 £67,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £31,000 -
East of England - 2 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) SAP
1 112 (100.00%) ERP
2 52 (46.43%) Social Skills
3 43 (38.39%) Finance
4 37 (33.04%) SAP MM
5 36 (32.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 35 (31.25%) SAP APO
7 34 (30.36%) Procure-to-Pay
7 34 (30.36%) SAP S/4HANA
8 33 (29.46%) Architecture Roadmap
9 23 (20.54%) SAP SCM
10 18 (16.07%) CRM
11 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
11 17 (15.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (12.50%) SAP BW
13 14 (12.50%) Logistics
14 13 (11.61%) Retail
14 13 (11.61%) Project Management
15 12 (10.71%) Influencing Skills
15 12 (10.71%) Workshop Facilitation
16 11 (9.82%) Law
16 11 (9.82%) Manufacturing
16 11 (9.82%) SQL
16 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (9.82%) SAP HANA
16 11 (9.82%) SaaS
17 10 (8.93%) SAP CO
17 10 (8.93%) SAP FI
17 10 (8.93%) SAP FI/CO

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 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.89%) Confluence
1 1 (0.89%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 37 (33.04%) SAP MM
2 35 (31.25%) SAP APO
3 34 (30.36%) SAP S/4HANA
4 23 (20.54%) SAP SCM
5 10 (8.93%) SAP CO
5 10 (8.93%) SAP FI
5 10 (8.93%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (6.25%) SAP CRM
6 7 (6.25%) SAP SD
7 6 (5.36%) SAP BPC
8 3 (2.68%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (2.68%) SAP GRC
8 3 (2.68%) SAP MDG
8 3 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (2.68%) SAP PP
8 3 (2.68%) SAP Retail
9 2 (1.79%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) SaaS
2 9 (8.04%) Azure
3 7 (6.25%) AWS
4 6 (5.36%) Power Platform
5 4 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (3.57%) PaaS
6 3 (2.68%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (1.79%) Collibra
8 1 (0.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.89%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.89%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) DNS
2 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 11 (9.82%) SAP HANA
3 6 (5.36%) Power BI
4 5 (4.46%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.46%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.89%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.89%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.89%) MySQL
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) LSMW
2 3 (2.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 52 (46.43%) Social Skills
2 43 (38.39%) Finance
3 13 (11.61%) Retail
4 12 (10.71%) Influencing Skills
5 11 (9.82%) Law
5 11 (9.82%) Manufacturing
6 9 (8.04%) Marketing
7 6 (5.36%) Legal
8 5 (4.46%) Automotive
9 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.57%) Documentation Skills
9 4 (3.57%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (3.57%) Public Sector
10 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
10 3 (2.68%) General Ledger
10 3 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.79%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 49 (43.75%) Analyst
2 42 (37.50%) SAP Analyst
3 41 (36.61%) Business Analyst
4 38 (33.93%) SAP Business Analyst
5 15 (13.39%) Architect
6 11 (9.82%) Consultant
6 11 (9.82%) P2P Business Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) SAP APO Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) SAP APO Business Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) SAP Architect
6 11 (9.82%) SAP Consultant
6 11 (9.82%) SAP MM Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) SAP MM Business Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) SAP P2P Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.25%) SAP Manager
8 7 (6.25%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.57%) ERP Business Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Managing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.57%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (2.68%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) EDI
2 3 (2.68%) IDoc
2 3 (2.68%) Lambda Expressions
2 3 (2.68%) RESTful
2 3 (2.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.89%) BAPI
3 1 (0.89%) CSS
3 1 (0.89%) CSS3
3 1 (0.89%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.89%) HTML5
3 1 (0.89%) REST
3 1 (0.89%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.89%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.89%) SOAP
3 1 (0.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.89%) XML
3 1 (0.89%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Legacy Systems
1 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.57%) Life Science
3 3 (2.68%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.79%) Reinsurance
4 2 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) FMCG
5 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.89%) PMI
5 1 (0.89%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Linux
1 2 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Solaris
2 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (100.00%) ERP
2 36 (32.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 34 (30.36%) Procure-to-Pay
4 33 (29.46%) Architecture Roadmap
5 18 (16.07%) CRM
6 17 (15.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (12.50%) Logistics
9 13 (11.61%) Project Management
10 12 (10.71%) Workshop Facilitation
11 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (8.93%) Requirements Gathering
13 9 (8.04%) Migration
14 8 (7.14%) Analytics
14 8 (7.14%) Data Modelling
14 8 (7.14%) IT Strategy
14 8 (7.14%) Test Automation
15 7 (6.25%) Coaching
15 7 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
16 6 (5.36%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.82%) SQL
2 7 (6.25%) ABAP
3 3 (2.68%) Python
4 2 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (0.89%) Bash
5 1 (0.89%) C#
5 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.89%) Perl
5 1 (0.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.89%) VB
5 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) CISA
2 3 (2.68%) SAP Certification
2 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) CISM
3 1 (0.89%) CISSP
3 1 (0.89%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.89%) PMP
3 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.57%) GRC
3 3 (2.68%) QA
4 1 (0.89%) GDPR
4 1 (0.89%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 112 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.25%) Oracle
4 3 (2.68%) hybris
4 3 (2.68%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.79%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.79%) Baan
5 2 (1.79%) Google
5 2 (1.79%) IBM
5 2 (1.79%) Informatica
5 2 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.79%) Remedy
5 2 (1.79%) Sage
6 1 (0.89%) Ariba
6 1 (0.89%) Facebook
6 1 (0.89%) OpenText
6 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.89%) Tagetik
6 1 (0.89%) Workday