Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Implementation
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 974 782
Rank change year-on-year +170 -192 -99
Permanent jobs citing SAP Implementation 384 261 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 132 152 296
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% -11.54%
10th Percentile £40,125 £38,525 £38,125
90th Percentile £76,000 £78,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% -13.04% -4.17%

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 158612 172903 195095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.13% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 124997 144186 160328
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 22 September 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Implementation in the UK

SAP Implementation
Top 12 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 22 September 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 +149 341 £55,000 +4.76% 4
UK excluding London +119 280 £50,500 +1.00% 3
South East +111 136 £55,000 +4.76%
North of England +63 124 £47,500 -20.83% 1
North West +50 94 £45,000 -30.77%
London +31 46 £65,000 +15.04% 1
Yorkshire +35 23 £57,500 +53.75% 1
East of England -15 13 £53,000 +6.00%
North East +18 7 £50,000 -16.67%
Midlands +4 7 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Scotland +12 6 - -
West Midlands -14 5 £65,000 -7.14% 2

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
2 115 (29.95%) Business Development
3 106 (27.60%) Coaching
4 89 (23.18%) SAP CO
5 88 (22.92%) Manufacturing
5 88 (22.92%) ABAP
6 87 (22.66%) SAP FI
6 87 (22.66%) SAP FI/CO
7 72 (18.75%) SAP MM
8 66 (17.19%) SAP SD
9 55 (14.32%) Finance
10 54 (14.06%) SAP SCM
11 52 (13.54%) Project Management
12 45 (11.72%) SAP S/4HANA
13 42 (10.94%) Degree
14 40 (10.42%) IDoc
15 39 (10.16%) SAP PM
16 37 (9.64%) Legal
16 37 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
17 36 (9.38%) Business Analysis
18 35 (9.11%) Risk Management
18 35 (9.11%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
19 33 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
20 31 (8.07%) BAPI
20 31 (8.07%) ERP
20 31 (8.07%) Mentoring
21 30 (7.81%) SAP BW
21 30 (7.81%) SAP FSCM
22 29 (7.55%) Retail
22 29 (7.55%) Regression Testing

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 23 (5.99%) SAS
2 4 (1.04%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.04%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 11 (2.86%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 89 (23.18%) SAP CO
2 87 (22.66%) SAP FI
2 87 (22.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 72 (18.75%) SAP MM
4 66 (17.19%) SAP SD
5 54 (14.06%) SAP SCM
6 45 (11.72%) SAP S/4HANA
7 39 (10.16%) SAP PM
8 30 (7.81%) SAP FSCM
9 24 (6.25%) SAP SRM
10 22 (5.73%) SAP WM
11 21 (5.47%) SAP PP
12 20 (5.21%) SAP HR
13 18 (4.69%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 18 (4.69%) SAP ERP
14 15 (3.91%) SAP CRM
15 13 (3.39%) SAP APO
15 13 (3.39%) SAP QM
16 12 (3.13%) SAP PS
17 11 (2.86%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.81%) SAP BW
2 19 (4.95%) GIS
3 11 (2.86%) SAP HANA
4 7 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.56%) DB2
5 6 (1.56%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.52%) MS Access
7 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.26%) Lumira
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.13%) LSMW
2 4 (1.04%) eCATT
2 4 (1.04%) TestDirector
General
1 88 (22.92%) Manufacturing
2 55 (14.32%) Finance
3 37 (9.64%) Legal
4 29 (7.55%) Retail
5 23 (5.99%) Billing
6 11 (2.86%) Aerospace
6 11 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.34%) German Language
8 7 (1.82%) Banking
8 7 (1.82%) Italian Language
8 7 (1.82%) Portuguese Language
8 7 (1.82%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.78%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 205 (53.39%) Consultant
2 200 (52.08%) SAP Consultant
3 68 (17.71%) Managing Consultant
4 64 (16.67%) Analyst
5 61 (15.89%) SAP Analyst
6 43 (11.20%) SAP CO Consultant
6 43 (11.20%) SAP FI Consultant
6 43 (11.20%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 41 (10.68%) Architect
7 41 (10.68%) SAP Architect
8 36 (9.38%) SAP Manager
9 35 (9.11%) SAP SCM Consultant
9 35 (9.11%) SAP SD Consultant
10 34 (8.85%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 34 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
11 28 (7.29%) SAP MM Consultant
12 25 (6.51%) Developer
12 25 (6.51%) SAP Developer
13 23 (5.99%) SAP PM Consultant
14 16 (4.17%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.42%) IDoc
2 31 (8.07%) BAPI
3 19 (4.95%) EDI
4 12 (3.13%) Middleware
4 12 (3.13%) SAP Smart Forms
4 12 (3.13%) Web Dynpro
5 11 (2.86%) SAP Basis
5 11 (2.86%) SAP PI
6 3 (0.78%) SAP Core Interface
6 3 (0.78%) SAP XI
7 2 (0.52%) CSS
7 2 (0.52%) CSS3
7 2 (0.52%) SAP Fiori
8 1 (0.26%) HTML
8 1 (0.26%) HTML5
8 1 (0.26%) jQuery
8 1 (0.26%) REST
8 1 (0.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (2.60%) FMCG
4 3 (0.78%) NHS
4 3 (0.78%) User Experience
5 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.26%) Contactless
6 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.26%) iPad
6 1 (0.26%) iPhone
6 1 (0.26%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
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
1 115 (29.95%) Business Development
2 106 (27.60%) Coaching
3 52 (13.54%) Project Management
4 36 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 35 (9.11%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 35 (9.11%) Risk Management
6 33 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 31 (8.07%) ERP
7 31 (8.07%) Mentoring
8 29 (7.55%) Regression Testing
9 24 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (5.99%) Presales
10 23 (5.99%) Time Management
11 20 (5.21%) CRM
12 19 (4.95%) CAD
12 19 (4.95%) Document Management
13 18 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (4.17%) Resource Management
15 15 (3.91%) Technical Architecture
16 14 (3.65%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (22.92%) ABAP
2 12 (3.13%) SAPscript
3 8 (2.08%) SQL
4 4 (1.04%) Java
5 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (10.94%) Degree
2 23 (5.99%) MBA
3 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.77%) QA
2 7 (1.82%) SLA
3 6 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 384 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (4.17%) Ariba
3 12 (3.13%) Adobe
4 9 (2.34%) Oracle
5 7 (1.82%) HP
6 5 (1.30%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.30%) hybris
7 3 (0.78%) OpenText
8 2 (0.52%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.26%) Birst
9 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.26%) Concur
9 1 (0.26%) SnapLogic
9 1 (0.26%) VMware