The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP GRC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP GRC over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) formerly SAP Virsa
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 877 947
Rank change year-on-year +39 +70  
Permanent jobs citing SAP GRC 14 73 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.070% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.96% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 6 39 5
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £52,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% -30.00%  

SAP GRC 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 5935 7573 8125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 6.95% 7.25% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4521 5937 6481
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 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP GRC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP GRC in the UK

SAP GRC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP GRC in the UK

SAP GRC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP GRC over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP GRC in the UK

SAP GRC
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP GRC within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +17 11 £53,750 +7.50% 1
London +53 5 £53,750 +45.27%
North West -10 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Manchester -27 4 £55,000 +15.78%
Aberdeen - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
South East +42 1 £27,500 -57.69%
Berkshire +29 1 £27,500 -57.69%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £27,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP GRC 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 GRC.

1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (59.38%) SAP Security
3 16 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (25.00%) SAP BW
6 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) Degree
6 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 6 (18.75%) Practice Management
7 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 6 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (18.75%) Retail
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle
8 5 (15.63%) Internal Audit
8 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (12.50%) Conflict Management
9 4 (12.50%) RSA Archer
9 4 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) FMCG
9 4 (12.50%) Life Science
9 4 (12.50%) QA
9 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical

SAP GRC
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:

Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (9.38%) SAP MM
3 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (3.13%) SAP BPC
4 1 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) IaaS
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Consultant
2 21 (65.63%) SAP Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) SAP Authorisation Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) SAP GRC Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) SAP Security Consultant
3 11 (34.38%) Security Consultant
4 10 (31.25%) SAP Security and Authorisations Consultant
5 9 (28.13%) Analyst
5 9 (28.13%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) SAP Security Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) Security Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Compliance Consultant
8 3 (9.38%) Governance Consultant
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Consultant
9 2 (6.25%) Architect
9 2 (6.25%) SAP Architect
9 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis Analyst
10 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis Architect
10 1 (3.13%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 1 (3.13%) Senior IT Audit Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) FMCG
2 4 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) SAP Security
2 16 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 6 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (18.75%) Practice Management
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Internal Audit
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
6 4 (12.50%) Conflict Management
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) ERP
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Process Management
6 4 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) ABAP
1 3 (9.38%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) CISA
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) SAP Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) RSA Archer
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Ariba
4 1 (3.13%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau