Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Implementation
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 952 842 897
Rank change year-on-year -110 +55 -33
Permanent jobs citing SAP Implementation 173 364 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 109 160
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,001 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.65% +7.62%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £43,975
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,000 £80,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +6.80% -6.36%

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 144,874 163,724 169,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.60% 91.89% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114,516 130,082 140,302
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -114 120 £60,000 +9.09% 13
UK excluding London -131 88 £52,500 -4.55% 11
South East -80 54 £52,500 -4.55% 5
London +46 31 £80,000 +14.29% 2
Midlands +23 15 £60,000 -14.89%
North of England -70 15 £37,500 -16.67% 4
North West -64 13 £120,000 +166.67% 2
East Midlands +32 8 £58,750 -12.96%
West Midlands +37 7 £62,000 -10.47%
North East +4 2 £37,500 -38.78% 2
Scotland -6 2 £47,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
Wales - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 173 (100.00%) SAP
2 74 (42.77%) Finance
3 54 (31.21%) SAP FI/CO
3 54 (31.21%) SAP CO
3 54 (31.21%) SAP FI
4 53 (30.64%) SAP S/4HANA
5 49 (28.32%) Coaching
6 35 (20.23%) Risk Management
7 33 (19.08%) Legal
7 33 (19.08%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 31 (17.92%) Business Development
9 30 (17.34%) SAP HR
10 29 (16.76%) Presales
11 27 (15.61%) ABAP
11 27 (15.61%) SuccessFactors
12 26 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (13.87%) IDoc
15 23 (13.29%) Project Management
16 22 (12.72%) ERP
17 21 (12.14%) Ariba
18 20 (11.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
19 19 (10.98%) Security Cleared
20 18 (10.40%) CRM
20 18 (10.40%) Manufacturing
21 17 (9.83%) SAP HANA
22 16 (9.25%) Degree
22 16 (9.25%) SAP BW
22 16 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
23 15 (8.67%) SAP MM

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 7 (4.05%) NetWeaver
2 5 (2.89%) SAP Portal
3 4 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.31%) MQSeries
4 3 (1.73%) SAS
5 2 (1.16%) SAP EP
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Autodesk Inventor
2 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (3.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 54 (31.21%) SAP CO
1 54 (31.21%) SAP FI
1 54 (31.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 53 (30.64%) SAP S/4HANA
3 30 (17.34%) SAP HR
4 20 (11.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 15 (8.67%) SAP HCM
5 15 (8.67%) SAP MM
6 14 (8.09%) SAP GTS
6 14 (8.09%) SAP PM
6 14 (8.09%) SAP PS
6 14 (8.09%) SAP R/3
7 12 (6.94%) SAP ERP
8 8 (4.62%) SAP SRM
9 7 (4.05%) SAP MDG
10 6 (3.47%) SAP IBP
11 5 (2.89%) SAP CRM
11 5 (2.89%) SAP Hybris
11 5 (2.89%) SAP Payroll
12 4 (2.31%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.61%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (4.62%) Boomi
3 2 (1.16%) SaaS
3 2 (1.16%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.83%) SAP HANA
2 16 (9.25%) SAP BW
3 14 (8.09%) GIS
4 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.31%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.58%) Big Data
8 1 (0.58%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.47%) eCATT
1 6 (3.47%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.16%) LSMW
General
1 74 (42.77%) Finance
2 33 (19.08%) Legal
3 18 (10.40%) Manufacturing
4 14 (8.09%) Aerospace
5 13 (7.51%) Retail
6 3 (1.73%) Banking
6 3 (1.73%) Billing
6 3 (1.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 86 (49.71%) Consultant
2 85 (49.13%) SAP Consultant
3 44 (25.43%) Managing Consultant
4 34 (19.65%) SAP CO Consultant
4 34 (19.65%) SAP FI Consultant
4 34 (19.65%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 19 (10.98%) SAP Manager
6 17 (9.83%) Analyst
7 14 (8.09%) Architect
7 14 (8.09%) SAP PLM Consultant
8 12 (6.94%) SAP Analyst
8 12 (6.94%) SAP Architect
9 10 (5.78%) HR Consultant
9 10 (5.78%) SAP HR Consultant
9 10 (5.78%) SAP PM Consultant
10 8 (4.62%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 8 (4.62%) Test Manager
11 7 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (4.05%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 7 (4.05%) Senior SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.87%) IDoc
2 14 (8.09%) BAPI
3 10 (5.78%) SAP ALE
4 8 (4.62%) J2EE
4 8 (4.62%) SAP PI
5 6 (3.47%) SAP Fiori
6 5 (2.89%) SAP Basis
7 4 (2.31%) JMS
7 4 (2.31%) SAP XI
7 4 (2.31%) XML
7 4 (2.31%) XML Schema
8 2 (1.16%) SAP Business Workflow
8 2 (1.16%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.58%) COM
9 1 (0.58%) Middleware
9 1 (0.58%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.31%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.16%) Clustering
4 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.16%) HACMP
5 1 (0.58%) Life Science
5 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) Robotics
5 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.47%) Linux
1 6 (3.47%) Unix
1 6 (3.47%) Windows
1 6 (3.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.32%) Coaching
2 35 (20.23%) Risk Management
3 33 (19.08%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 31 (17.92%) Business Development
5 29 (16.76%) Presales
6 26 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (13.29%) Project Management
9 22 (12.72%) ERP
10 18 (10.40%) CRM
11 14 (8.09%) CAD
11 14 (8.09%) Configuration Management
11 14 (8.09%) Document Management
11 14 (8.09%) EAM
11 14 (8.09%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.09%) PLM
12 13 (7.51%) Integration Testing
13 11 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (5.20%) Defect Management
14 9 (5.20%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.61%) ABAP
2 14 (8.09%) Java
3 12 (6.94%) SQL
4 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.25%) Degree
3 9 (5.20%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.47%) ISEB
5 4 (2.31%) CIPD
6 3 (1.73%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.73%) MBA
7 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) SLA
2 7 (4.05%) QA
3 3 (1.73%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 173 (100.00%) SAP
2 21 (12.14%) Ariba
3 14 (8.09%) Oracle
4 8 (4.62%) Cognizant
4 8 (4.62%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.05%) hybris
6 6 (3.47%) Concur
6 6 (3.47%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) IBM
7 2 (1.16%) Veritas
8 1 (0.58%) CA
8 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com