Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Implementation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Implementation over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Implementation
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 899 829 932
Rank change year-on-year -70 +103 -216
Permanent jobs citing SAP Implementation 285 353 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 190 215
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +2.80% -17.69%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,875 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,001 £51,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% -3.74% -10.83%

SAP Implementation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156,488 156,273 187,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.87% 89.55% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127,328 128,676 155,037
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SAP Implementation
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP Implementation in the UK

SAP Implementation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Implementation in the UK

SAP Implementation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Implementation over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Implementation in the UK

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 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 -69 235 £60,000 +9.09% 16
UK excluding London +8 202 £55,001 +6.80% 12
South East -4 96 £61,250 +11.36% 4
North of England +51 79 £45,000 -11.02% 1
North West +57 63 £45,000 -44.62%
London -95 32 £66,000 +10.00% 5
Yorkshire +1 14 £58,500 +21.88% 1
Midlands -2 14 £76,750 +63.30% 1
East of England -16 11 £55,001 +6.80% 5
West Midlands -13 7 £73,500 +56.38%
East Midlands - 5 £67,500 - 1
North East -18 2 £61,250 +11.36%
Wales - 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 285 (100.00%) SAP
2 93 (32.63%) Finance
3 73 (25.61%) Coaching
4 69 (24.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 69 (24.21%) SAP FI
4 69 (24.21%) SAP CO
5 66 (23.16%) SAP S/4HANA
6 65 (22.81%) Manufacturing
7 64 (22.46%) Business Development
8 59 (20.70%) ABAP
9 50 (17.54%) SAP MM
10 44 (15.44%) Project Management
10 44 (15.44%) SAP SD
11 43 (15.09%) IDoc
12 36 (12.63%) SAP SCM
13 35 (12.28%) GIS
14 34 (11.93%) BAPI
14 34 (11.93%) Presales
15 33 (11.58%) Legal
15 33 (11.58%) Degree
16 32 (11.23%) Document Management
16 32 (11.23%) Risk Management
17 31 (10.88%) SAP PM
17 31 (10.88%) QA
17 31 (10.88%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
18 30 (10.53%) SAP HR
19 29 (10.18%) CAD
19 29 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (9.82%) Time Management
21 26 (9.12%) Aerospace

SAP Implementation
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 18 (6.32%) SAS
2 8 (2.81%) NetWeaver
3 6 (2.11%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.35%) SAP EP
Applications
1 23 (8.07%) Autodesk Inventor
2 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 69 (24.21%) SAP CO
1 69 (24.21%) SAP FI
1 69 (24.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 66 (23.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 50 (17.54%) SAP MM
4 44 (15.44%) SAP SD
5 36 (12.63%) SAP SCM
6 31 (10.88%) SAP PM
7 30 (10.53%) SAP HR
8 25 (8.77%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 25 (8.77%) SAP APO
8 25 (8.77%) SAP PP
9 23 (8.07%) SAP GTS
9 23 (8.07%) SAP PS
9 23 (8.07%) SAP R/3
10 13 (4.56%) SAP EWM
11 11 (3.86%) SAP CRM
12 9 (3.16%) SAP ERP
13 8 (2.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 8 (2.81%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.11%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (1.40%) DMZ
1 4 (1.40%) Firewall
1 4 (1.40%) Internet
1 4 (1.40%) Network Security
1 4 (1.40%) SMS
1 4 (1.40%) VPN
1 4 (1.40%) Wireless
2 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.28%) GIS
2 23 (8.07%) SAP BW
3 22 (7.72%) SAP HANA
4 6 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.70%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.35%) MS Access
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.86%) LSMW
2 3 (1.05%) eCATT
2 3 (1.05%) TestDirector
General
1 93 (32.63%) Finance
2 65 (22.81%) Manufacturing
3 33 (11.58%) Legal
4 26 (9.12%) Aerospace
5 24 (8.42%) Retail
6 12 (4.21%) German Language
7 6 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.75%) Banking
8 5 (1.75%) Billing
9 2 (0.70%) Law
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 143 (50.18%) Consultant
2 138 (48.42%) SAP Consultant
3 47 (16.49%) Analyst
4 46 (16.14%) SAP Analyst
5 35 (12.28%) Managing Consultant
6 34 (11.93%) Architect
7 29 (10.18%) SAP Architect
7 29 (10.18%) SAP CO Consultant
7 29 (10.18%) SAP FI Consultant
7 29 (10.18%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 29 (10.18%) Solutions Architect
8 27 (9.47%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 25 (8.77%) SAP PM Consultant
10 24 (8.42%) SAP APO Consultant
10 24 (8.42%) SAP PP Consultant
11 23 (8.07%) SAP Manager
11 23 (8.07%) SAP PLM Consultant
12 17 (5.96%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
13 16 (5.61%) SAP SD Analyst
14 15 (5.26%) SAP SCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.09%) IDoc
2 34 (11.93%) BAPI
3 16 (5.61%) EDI
4 10 (3.51%) SAP Basis
5 9 (3.16%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (2.11%) SAP Fiori
6 6 (2.11%) SAP XI
6 6 (2.11%) SAPUI5
7 5 (1.75%) Middleware
7 5 (1.75%) SAP Smart Forms
8 4 (1.40%) SAP ALE
8 4 (1.40%) SAP Business Workflow
8 4 (1.40%) SAP CAF
9 2 (0.70%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.35%) CSS
10 1 (0.35%) CSS3
10 1 (0.35%) HTML
10 1 (0.35%) HTML5
10 1 (0.35%) jQuery
10 1 (0.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.32%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.86%) FMCG
4 8 (2.81%) Life Science
5 5 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.40%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.05%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.05%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.70%) Kindle
8 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.70%) SCADA
9 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.11%) Linux
1 6 (2.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (25.61%) Coaching
2 64 (22.46%) Business Development
3 44 (15.44%) Project Management
4 34 (11.93%) Presales
5 32 (11.23%) Document Management
5 32 (11.23%) Risk Management
6 31 (10.88%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
7 29 (10.18%) CAD
8 28 (9.82%) Time Management
9 23 (8.07%) Configuration Management
9 23 (8.07%) EAM
9 23 (8.07%) PLM
10 21 (7.37%) CRM
10 21 (7.37%) Logistics
11 20 (7.02%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.61%) Supply Chain Management
13 15 (5.26%) Migration
14 14 (4.91%) ERP
15 13 (4.56%) Process Improvement
16 12 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (20.70%) ABAP
2 7 (2.46%) SQL
3 6 (2.11%) Java
4 5 (1.75%) SAPscript
5 2 (0.70%) R
6 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (11.58%) Degree
2 21 (7.37%) MBA
3 10 (3.51%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.40%) CCNA
5 4 (1.40%) CCNP
5 4 (1.40%) CCSA
5 4 (1.40%) CCSE
5 4 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.40%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.88%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) FIPS 140-2
3 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.40%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 285 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (4.21%) Ariba
3 8 (2.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.81%) Oracle
4 6 (2.11%) CheckPoint
5 5 (1.75%) Adobe
6 4 (1.40%) Cisco
6 4 (1.40%) Dell KACE
6 4 (1.40%) F5
7 3 (1.05%) HP
8 2 (0.70%) Cognizant