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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 647 803 821
Rank change year-on-year +156 +18  
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 215 144 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.52% 1.89% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 159 116 89
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £92,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  

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 6104 7610 8411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.08% 7.31% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4709 5994 6728
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 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £77,500
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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +163 204 £55,000 -8.33% 19
North West +6 78 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Manchester +17 74 £52,500 -12.50% 5
South East +84 39 £62,000 -22.50% 1
London +75 27 £67,500 -8.47% 6
Surrey +67 20 - -
Egham +8 20 - -
Yorkshire +36 17 £47,500 +82.69% 1
West Midlands +43 14 £60,000 +50.00%
East of England - 13 £95,000 - 1
Doncaster - 10 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 10 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £95,000 -
East Midlands +7 6 £50,000 +36.98% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £55,000 -
Berkshire +29 5 £60,000 -27.27%
Hampshire +18 5 £26,000 -67.50% 1
Cambridge - 5 - -
City of London +46 4 £69,500 +46.31% 4
Leeds +21 4 £85,000 +94.28%
South West +21 4 £42,500 -49.40% 2
West Yorkshire +12 4 £85,000 +226.92%
Bedfordshire - 4 - - 1
South Wales - 4 £32,750 -
Wales - 4 £32,750 -
North East +8 3 £45,250 +39.23%
Fareham - 3 £26,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 399 (100.00%) SAP
1 399 (100.00%) ERP
2 114 (28.57%) FMCG
3 95 (23.81%) Matrix Organization
4 92 (23.06%) Translating Business Requirements
5 59 (14.79%) SAP SD
6 55 (13.78%) Java
7 53 (13.28%) CRM
8 52 (13.03%) Finance
9 51 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (11.53%) Microsoft
10 46 (11.53%) E-Commerce
11 42 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (10.28%) hybris
12 41 (10.28%) SAP Hybris
13 40 (10.03%) SAP APO
14 39 (9.77%) Oracle
15 37 (9.27%) Project Management
16 36 (9.02%) SQL
16 36 (9.02%) Manufacturing
16 36 (9.02%) Order to Cash
17 35 (8.77%) Retail
17 35 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
18 33 (8.27%) Coaching
19 32 (8.02%) Business Development
20 31 (7.77%) Business Analysis
20 31 (7.77%) J2EE
21 27 (6.77%) SOA
22 26 (6.52%) Internet

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 23 (5.76%) NetWeaver
2 20 (5.01%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (1.50%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.25%) Windchill
4 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 59 (14.79%) SAP SD
2 41 (10.28%) SAP Hybris
3 40 (10.03%) SAP APO
4 25 (6.27%) SAP CRM
5 19 (4.76%) SAP MM
6 17 (4.26%) SAP HR
7 16 (4.01%) SAP ECC
8 12 (3.01%) SAP MDM
8 12 (3.01%) SAP S/4HANA
9 11 (2.76%) SAP SCM
10 10 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (2.51%) SAP IS-U
11 8 (2.01%) SAP WM
12 7 (1.75%) SAP Business One
13 5 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (1.25%) SAP EWM
13 5 (1.25%) SAP Retail
13 5 (1.25%) SAP SRM
14 4 (1.00%) SAP CAR
14 4 (1.00%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.26%) Boomi
2 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.50%) Office 365
3 5 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (1.00%) IaaS
4 4 (1.00%) PaaS
5 3 (0.75%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.50%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.50%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.50%) G Suite
6 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.52%) Internet
2 19 (4.76%) LDAP
3 3 (0.75%) Firewall
3 3 (0.75%) HTTP
4 2 (0.50%) IPsec
5 1 (0.25%) DHCP
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) LAN
5 1 (0.25%) MQTT
5 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
2 18 (4.51%) SAP BW
3 16 (4.01%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 15 (3.76%) SAP HANA
5 14 (3.51%) MySQL
5 14 (3.51%) SQL Server
6 12 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.01%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.50%) Big Data
9 5 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
9 5 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.00%) GIS
10 4 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.75%) DataStage
12 2 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.50%) PowerCenter
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.01%) LSMW
2 2 (0.50%) eCATT
3 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.25%) Maven
3 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 52 (13.03%) Finance
2 36 (9.02%) Manufacturing
3 35 (8.77%) Retail
4 21 (5.26%) Marketing
5 9 (2.26%) Advertising
6 8 (2.01%) Back Office
6 8 (2.01%) Electronics
6 8 (2.01%) Front Office
7 7 (1.75%) French Language
8 6 (1.50%) Legal
9 5 (1.25%) German Language
9 5 (1.25%) Publishing
10 3 (0.75%) Banking
10 3 (0.75%) Local Government
11 2 (0.50%) Billing
11 2 (0.50%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 152 (38.10%) Analyst
2 137 (34.34%) SAP Analyst
3 122 (30.58%) Business Analyst
4 115 (28.82%) SAP Business Analyst
5 59 (14.79%) Consultant
6 52 (13.03%) SAP SD Analyst
6 52 (13.03%) SAP SD Business Analyst
7 44 (11.03%) SAP Consultant
8 40 (10.03%) SAP APO Analyst
8 40 (10.03%) SAP APO Business Analyst
9 37 (9.27%) Architect
10 32 (8.02%) SAP Manager
11 29 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
12 28 (7.02%) SAP Architect
13 24 (6.02%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 23 (5.76%) Project Manager
15 20 (5.01%) Developer
16 17 (4.26%) Development Manager
17 16 (4.01%) Business Manager
17 16 (4.01%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.77%) J2EE
2 25 (6.27%) Spring
3 19 (4.76%) Web Services
4 16 (4.01%) Middleware
5 13 (3.26%) JMS
5 13 (3.26%) RESTful
5 13 (3.26%) SAP ALE
5 13 (3.26%) SAP Fiori
5 13 (3.26%) SAP Smart Forms
5 13 (3.26%) XML
6 12 (3.01%) EDI
6 12 (3.01%) Spring Integration
7 10 (2.51%) SAP PI
8 9 (2.26%) HTML
9 8 (2.01%) XML Schema
10 5 (1.25%) SAP Basis
10 5 (1.25%) SAP Business Workflow
10 5 (1.25%) SAPUI5
11 4 (1.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 114 (28.57%) FMCG
2 21 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.76%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.01%) AS400
6 6 (1.50%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.25%) User Experience
8 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.75%) Home Automation
9 3 (0.75%) iSeries
9 3 (0.75%) NHS
9 3 (0.75%) PMI
9 3 (0.75%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.75%) TRADACOMS
10 2 (0.50%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.50%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.26%) Windows
2 17 (4.26%) Windows 10
3 16 (4.01%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.25%) Unix
5 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.75%) Linux
6 3 (0.75%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (100.00%) ERP
2 95 (23.81%) Matrix Organization
3 92 (23.06%) Translating Business Requirements
4 53 (13.28%) CRM
5 51 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (11.53%) E-Commerce
7 42 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 37 (9.27%) Project Management
10 36 (9.02%) Order to Cash
11 33 (8.27%) Coaching
12 32 (8.02%) Business Development
13 31 (7.77%) Business Analysis
14 27 (6.77%) SOA
15 24 (6.02%) Test Scripting
16 23 (5.76%) Data Management
17 20 (5.01%) Quality Management
18 19 (4.76%) Migration
18 19 (4.76%) Presales
19 18 (4.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.78%) Java
2 36 (9.02%) SQL
3 24 (6.02%) ABAP
4 11 (2.76%) C
4 11 (2.76%) SAPscript
5 10 (2.51%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.75%) RPG
7 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.25%) C#
7 1 (0.25%) C++
7 1 (0.25%) Go
7 1 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) Ruby
7 1 (0.25%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 25 (6.27%) Degree
2 10 (2.51%) PMP
3 6 (1.50%) CISA
4 5 (1.25%) CISM
4 5 (1.25%) ISEB
5 3 (0.75%) ACCA
5 3 (0.75%) CIPFA
5 3 (0.75%) HNC
5 3 (0.75%) HND
5 3 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.75%) QiCA
6 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.50%) CISSP
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.50%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.25%) MCSD
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.75%) PMO
2 4 (1.00%) QA
2 4 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.00%) SLA
3 3 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.50%) Xen
4 1 (0.25%) Docker
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ITS
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.75%) MOM
2 4 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.50%) Nagios
3 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 399 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (11.53%) Microsoft
3 41 (10.28%) hybris
4 39 (9.77%) Oracle
5 12 (3.01%) Dynatrace
6 11 (2.76%) Adobe
7 7 (1.75%) Informatica
7 7 (1.75%) JDA
7 7 (1.75%) Sage
8 6 (1.50%) Ariba
8 6 (1.50%) Cognizant
9 5 (1.25%) Netezza
9 5 (1.25%) PTC
9 5 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.25%) Workday
10 4 (1.00%) HP
10 4 (1.00%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.00%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.00%) Tableau
11 3 (0.75%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
EDWARD CARTER SOLUTIONS
Salary: + car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Standard
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus, pension, other great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
UK
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago