Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Implementation
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 964 825 1005
Rank change year-on-year -139 +180 -212
Permanent jobs citing SAP Implementation 193 388 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 80 134 151
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -9.87%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,375 £38,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £79,325 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% -13.04%

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 152,266 161,948 177,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.04% 91.54% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 121,191 127,863 147,982
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Implementation in the UK

SAP Implementation
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 Implementation within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 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 -160 149 £60,000 +9.09% 23
UK excluding London -141 103 £55,000 +8.91% 20
South East -71 65 £52,500 -4.55% 5
London +51 53 £72,500 +16.00% 4
Midlands +23 16 £60,000 -7.69% 9
North of England -91 11 £62,500 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +33 9 £62,000 -4.62% 3
East Midlands - 7 £58,750 - 6
Scotland -13 6 £41,250 - 1
North West -72 6 - - 2
Yorkshire +12 4 £62,500 +11.11%
South West - 3 £25,000 - 1
Wales - 2 - -
North East -28 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 193 (100.00%) SAP
2 85 (44.04%) Finance
3 63 (32.64%) SAP S/4HANA
4 51 (26.42%) SAP FI
5 50 (25.91%) SAP FI/CO
5 50 (25.91%) SAP CO
6 49 (25.39%) ABAP
7 45 (23.32%) Coaching
8 34 (17.62%) Risk Management
9 33 (17.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (17.10%) SAP HANA
10 32 (16.58%) Legal
11 31 (16.06%) ERP
11 31 (16.06%) SuccessFactors
11 31 (16.06%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 30 (15.54%) IDoc
13 29 (15.03%) Manufacturing
14 28 (14.51%) Oracle
14 28 (14.51%) Ariba
15 27 (13.99%) SAP HR
16 26 (13.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
17 25 (12.95%) Cognizant
17 25 (12.95%) Java
17 25 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (10.88%) Security Cleared
19 20 (10.36%) Business Development
19 20 (10.36%) SAP MM
19 20 (10.36%) Presales
20 19 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
20 19 (9.84%) SAP BW

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 13 (6.74%) NetWeaver
2 8 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (4.15%) MQSeries
3 7 (3.63%) SAP Portal
4 2 (1.04%) SAP EP
Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Autodesk Inventor
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 63 (32.64%) SAP S/4HANA
2 51 (26.42%) SAP FI
3 50 (25.91%) SAP CO
3 50 (25.91%) SAP FI/CO
4 27 (13.99%) SAP HR
5 26 (13.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 20 (10.36%) SAP MM
7 19 (9.84%) SAP ERP
8 17 (8.81%) SAP HCM
9 15 (7.77%) SAP SD
10 12 (6.22%) SAP PM
11 10 (5.18%) SAP CRM
12 8 (4.15%) SAP MDG
12 8 (4.15%) SAP QM
13 6 (3.11%) Maximo
13 6 (3.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 6 (3.11%) SAP EHS
13 6 (3.11%) SAP GTS
13 6 (3.11%) SAP PLM
13 6 (3.11%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.06%) SuccessFactors
2 14 (7.25%) Boomi
3 2 (1.04%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.04%) SSL
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.10%) SAP HANA
2 19 (9.84%) SAP BW
3 18 (9.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.22%) GIS
5 10 (5.18%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (3.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.55%) Big Data
8 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.07%) LSMW
2 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (44.04%) Finance
2 32 (16.58%) Legal
3 29 (15.03%) Manufacturing
4 19 (9.84%) Retail
5 6 (3.11%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.11%) Banking
6 3 (1.55%) Billing
7 2 (1.04%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.52%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 113 (58.55%) Consultant
2 111 (57.51%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (16.58%) Managing Consultant
3 32 (16.58%) SAP CO Consultant
3 32 (16.58%) SAP FI Consultant
3 32 (16.58%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 20 (10.36%) Architect
5 19 (9.84%) SAP Architect
6 18 (9.33%) Senior Consultant
6 18 (9.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 12 (6.22%) HR Consultant
7 12 (6.22%) SAP HR Consultant
7 12 (6.22%) SAP Manager
7 12 (6.22%) Senior SAP HR Consultant
8 11 (5.70%) Analyst
9 10 (5.18%) SAP Analyst
10 9 (4.66%) Developer
11 8 (4.15%) SAP Developer
12 6 (3.11%) SAP Programme Manager
12 6 (3.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (15.54%) IDoc
2 18 (9.33%) SAP ALE
3 16 (8.29%) SAP PI
4 14 (7.25%) J2EE
5 12 (6.22%) BAPI
6 11 (5.70%) SAP Fiori
7 10 (5.18%) JMS
8 8 (4.15%) SAP Basis
9 6 (3.11%) SAP XI
9 6 (3.11%) XML
9 6 (3.11%) XML Schema
10 2 (1.04%) JDBC
10 2 (1.04%) REST
10 2 (1.04%) SAP Business Workflow
10 2 (1.04%) SAPUI5
10 2 (1.04%) SOAP
10 2 (1.04%) Web Dynpro
10 2 (1.04%) XSLT
11 1 (0.52%) HTML5
11 1 (0.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.63%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.55%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.04%) Clustering
5 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.04%) FMCG
5 2 (1.04%) HACMP
5 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.15%) Linux
1 8 (4.15%) Unix
2 3 (1.55%) Windows
2 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.32%) Coaching
2 34 (17.62%) Risk Management
3 33 (17.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (16.06%) ERP
4 31 (16.06%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 25 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (10.36%) Business Development
6 20 (10.36%) Presales
7 16 (8.29%) CRM
7 16 (8.29%) Integration Testing
7 16 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (7.25%) Project Management
9 13 (6.74%) Workflow
10 12 (6.22%) CAD
10 12 (6.22%) Document Management
10 12 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (5.70%) Logistics
11 11 (5.70%) Scenario Testing
12 10 (5.18%) Commercial Awareness
12 10 (5.18%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 49 (25.39%) ABAP
2 25 (12.95%) Java
3 18 (9.33%) SQL
4 7 (3.63%) C
5 2 (1.04%) Groovy
6 1 (0.52%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (10.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.22%) Degree
4 9 (4.66%) ISEB
5 6 (3.11%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.55%) CIPD
6 3 (1.55%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.04%) ACCA
7 2 (1.04%) CIMA
7 2 (1.04%) ICAEW
8 1 (0.52%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (7.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 193 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (14.51%) Ariba
2 28 (14.51%) Oracle
3 25 (12.95%) Cognizant
4 8 (4.15%) Concur
5 7 (3.63%) hybris
6 6 (3.11%) CA
6 6 (3.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.04%) IBM
7 2 (1.04%) Veritas
8 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.52%) OpenText