Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Implementation
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 829 937 819
Rank change year-on-year +108 -118 -131
Permanent jobs citing SAP Implementation 384 289 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 120 162 311
UK median annual salary £59,250 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.23% -2.27% -13.04%
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,000 £50,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.95% -8.18% -8.33%

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 161983 169953 194669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.37% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 127876 141202 160286
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +115 336 £55,001 +4.76% 9
UK excluding London +139 284 £53,000 +4.95% 6
South East +113 136 £55,000 +4.76% 1
North of England +79 128 £45,000 -14.29% 3
North West +70 111 £45,000 -14.29% 1
London -30 39 £68,750 +12.24% 3
Yorkshire +35 16 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Midlands +23 10 £70,500 +41.00% 1
East of England -22 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Scotland -1 6 - -
West Midlands -11 6 £69,250 +18.38% 1
East Midlands +35 1 £67,500 +35.00%
North East +9 1 £85,000 +41.67%

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAP Implementation 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 Implementation.

1 384 (100.00%) SAP
2 105 (27.34%) Business Development
3 102 (26.56%) Coaching
4 100 (26.04%) Manufacturing
5 95 (24.74%) SAP FI/CO
5 95 (24.74%) SAP FI
5 95 (24.74%) SAP CO
6 82 (21.35%) ABAP
7 73 (19.01%) Finance
8 63 (16.41%) SAP MM
8 63 (16.41%) SAP S/4HANA
9 61 (15.89%) SAP SD
10 58 (15.10%) Project Management
11 51 (13.28%) SAP SCM
12 47 (12.24%) Degree
13 42 (10.94%) IDoc
14 41 (10.68%) SAP PM
15 38 (9.90%) QA
16 37 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
16 37 (9.64%) Risk Management
16 37 (9.64%) Legal
17 36 (9.38%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
18 34 (8.85%) BAPI
18 34 (8.85%) Business Analysis
19 33 (8.59%) Time Management
20 31 (8.07%) Retail
20 31 (8.07%) Presales
21 30 (7.81%) Mentoring
21 30 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (7.81%) GIS

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 26 (6.77%) SAS
2 3 (0.78%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.78%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.26%) SAP EP
Applications
1 18 (4.69%) Autodesk Inventor
2 9 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 95 (24.74%) SAP CO
1 95 (24.74%) SAP FI
1 95 (24.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 63 (16.41%) SAP MM
2 63 (16.41%) SAP S/4HANA
3 61 (15.89%) SAP SD
4 51 (13.28%) SAP SCM
5 41 (10.68%) SAP PM
6 27 (7.03%) SAP HR
7 25 (6.51%) SAP FSCM
8 21 (5.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 21 (5.47%) SAP APO
9 20 (5.21%) SAP SRM
10 19 (4.95%) SAP PS
11 18 (4.69%) SAP GTS
11 18 (4.69%) SAP PP
11 18 (4.69%) SAP R/3
12 12 (3.13%) SAP ERP
13 11 (2.86%) SAP CRM
14 9 (2.34%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.81%) GIS
2 23 (5.99%) SAP BW
3 15 (3.91%) SAP HANA
4 7 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (1.82%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.56%) DB2
6 4 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.52%) MS Access
7 2 (0.52%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.26%) Lumira
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.08%) LSMW
2 4 (1.04%) eCATT
2 4 (1.04%) TestDirector
General
1 100 (26.04%) Manufacturing
2 73 (19.01%) Finance
3 37 (9.64%) Legal
4 31 (8.07%) Retail
5 21 (5.47%) Aerospace
6 19 (4.95%) Billing
6 19 (4.95%) German Language
7 9 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.08%) Banking
9 7 (1.82%) Italian Language
9 7 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
9 7 (1.82%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 201 (52.34%) Consultant
2 194 (50.52%) SAP Consultant
3 73 (19.01%) Analyst
4 71 (18.49%) SAP Analyst
5 67 (17.45%) Managing Consultant
6 45 (11.72%) Architect
6 45 (11.72%) SAP CO Consultant
6 45 (11.72%) SAP FI Consultant
6 45 (11.72%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 41 (10.68%) SAP Architect
8 38 (9.90%) SAP Manager
9 35 (9.11%) Solutions Architect
10 34 (8.85%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 31 (8.07%) SAP PM Consultant
11 31 (8.07%) SAP SCM Consultant
12 26 (6.77%) SAP SD Consultant
13 23 (5.99%) Developer
13 23 (5.99%) SAP Developer
13 23 (5.99%) SAP SD Analyst
14 20 (5.21%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.94%) IDoc
2 34 (8.85%) BAPI
3 21 (5.47%) EDI
4 14 (3.65%) SAP Basis
5 12 (3.13%) SAP PI
6 8 (2.08%) Middleware
6 8 (2.08%) SAP Smart Forms
6 8 (2.08%) Web Dynpro
7 5 (1.30%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (1.04%) SAPUI5
9 3 (0.78%) SAP XI
10 2 (0.52%) CSS
10 2 (0.52%) CSS3
10 2 (0.52%) HTML
10 2 (0.52%) HTML5
10 2 (0.52%) jQuery
10 2 (0.52%) REST
10 2 (0.52%) SAP Core Interface
10 2 (0.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.39%) FMCG
3 12 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
5 3 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.78%) NHS
6 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.52%) SCADA
6 2 (0.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.26%) Contactless
7 1 (0.26%) iPad
7 1 (0.26%) iPhone
7 1 (0.26%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.34%) Unix
2 7 (1.82%) Windows
3 4 (1.04%) Linux
4 1 (0.26%) Android
4 1 (0.26%) VMS
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (27.34%) Business Development
2 102 (26.56%) Coaching
3 58 (15.10%) Project Management
4 37 (9.64%) Risk Management
4 37 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 36 (9.38%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 34 (8.85%) Business Analysis
7 33 (8.59%) Time Management
8 31 (8.07%) Presales
9 30 (7.81%) Mentoring
9 30 (7.81%) Regression Testing
10 29 (7.55%) Document Management
11 26 (6.77%) CAD
12 22 (5.73%) ERP
13 20 (5.21%) CRM
14 18 (4.69%) Configuration Management
14 18 (4.69%) EAM
14 18 (4.69%) PLM
15 17 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (21.35%) ABAP
2 13 (3.39%) SQL
3 8 (2.08%) SAPscript
4 4 (1.04%) Java
5 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (12.24%) Degree
2 27 (7.03%) MBA
3 10 (2.60%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.90%) QA
2 6 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) SAP ITS
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 384 (100.00%) SAP
2 19 (4.95%) Ariba
3 11 (2.86%) Oracle
4 8 (2.08%) Adobe
4 8 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.30%) CheckPoint
6 4 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (0.26%) Birst
7 1 (0.26%) SnapLogic
7 1 (0.26%) VMware