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

SAP Implementation
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 937 812 1004
Rank change year-on-year -125 +192 -238
Permanent jobs citing SAP Implementation 246 384 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 72 182 156
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -14.06%
10th Percentile £40,550 £38,650 £38,875
90th Percentile £100,000 £73,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,575 £53,000
% change year-on-year +3.81% -4.58% -11.67%

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 156,442 156,194 180,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.77% 90.63% 89.96%
Number of salaries quoted 125,751 127,200 150,466
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Implementation in the UK

SAP Implementation
Top 15 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 June 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 -170 178 £60,500 +14.15% 15
UK excluding London -126 132 £52,500 +3.81% 9
South East -29 87 £52,500 -4.55% 9
London -36 57 £72,500 +31.82% 6
North of England -65 21 £62,500 +25.00%
North West -43 13 - -
Yorkshire -19 7 £62,500 +24.29%
Wales +12 6 - -
Midlands -6 5 - -
Scotland -24 5 £37,500 -
East of England -16 4 £40,000 -24.53%
South West - 4 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands +10 2 - -
North East -28 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 99 (40.24%) Finance
3 73 (29.67%) Coaching
4 72 (29.27%) SAP FI
5 71 (28.86%) ABAP
5 71 (28.86%) SAP FI/CO
5 71 (28.86%) SAP CO
6 53 (21.54%) Business Development
7 52 (21.14%) SAP S/4HANA
8 47 (19.11%) IDoc
9 42 (17.07%) Presales
10 41 (16.67%) SAP HANA
10 41 (16.67%) SAP MM
11 40 (16.26%) Legal
12 38 (15.45%) Risk Management
12 38 (15.45%) SAP HR
12 38 (15.45%) SAP SD
13 36 (14.63%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
14 35 (14.23%) BAPI
15 33 (13.41%) SAP PM
15 33 (13.41%) Document Management
15 33 (13.41%) GIS
15 33 (13.41%) CAD
16 30 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (11.79%) Manufacturing
17 29 (11.79%) Ariba
17 29 (11.79%) ERP
18 26 (10.57%) Cognizant
18 26 (10.57%) Logistics
19 25 (10.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP

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 21 (8.54%) NetWeaver
2 12 (4.88%) SAP Portal
3 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.63%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (6.91%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 72 (29.27%) SAP FI
2 71 (28.86%) SAP CO
2 71 (28.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 52 (21.14%) SAP S/4HANA
4 41 (16.67%) SAP MM
5 38 (15.45%) SAP HR
5 38 (15.45%) SAP SD
6 33 (13.41%) SAP PM
7 25 (10.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 21 (8.54%) SAP PP
9 18 (7.32%) SAP QM
10 17 (6.91%) SAP CRM
10 17 (6.91%) SAP GTS
10 17 (6.91%) SAP PS
10 17 (6.91%) SAP R/3
11 16 (6.50%) Maximo
11 16 (6.50%) Primavera
11 16 (6.50%) SAP EHS
11 16 (6.50%) SAP PLM
12 11 (4.47%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.76%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.44%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.81%) SSL
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 33 (13.41%) GIS
3 24 (9.76%) SAP BW
4 8 (3.25%) SAP Data Services
4 8 (3.25%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.81%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (3.25%) LSMW
2 2 (0.81%) eCATT
2 2 (0.81%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.81%) TestDirector
General
1 99 (40.24%) Finance
2 40 (16.26%) Legal
3 29 (11.79%) Manufacturing
4 17 (6.91%) Aerospace
4 17 (6.91%) Retail
5 6 (2.44%) Banking
6 2 (0.81%) Back Office
6 2 (0.81%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 163 (66.26%) Consultant
2 158 (64.23%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (14.23%) Managing Consultant
4 32 (13.01%) SAP CO Consultant
4 32 (13.01%) SAP FI Consultant
4 32 (13.01%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 19 (7.72%) SAP PP Consultant
6 18 (7.32%) Architect
7 17 (6.91%) SAP PLM Consultant
7 17 (6.91%) SAP PM Consultant
8 16 (6.50%) SAP Architect
8 16 (6.50%) SAP MM Consultant
9 15 (6.10%) Senior Consultant
10 12 (4.88%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 11 (4.47%) Analyst
12 10 (4.07%) SAP Manager
12 10 (4.07%) SAP SD Consultant
12 10 (4.07%) SAP WM Consultant
13 9 (3.66%) SAP Analyst
13 9 (3.66%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.11%) IDoc
2 35 (14.23%) BAPI
3 13 (5.28%) SAP Basis
4 12 (4.88%) SAP ALE
4 12 (4.88%) SAP XI
5 8 (3.25%) SAP PI
6 6 (2.44%) J2EE
6 6 (2.44%) JMS
6 6 (2.44%) Web Dynpro
7 5 (2.03%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (1.63%) SAP Business Workflow
9 2 (0.81%) JDBC
9 2 (0.81%) Middleware
9 2 (0.81%) REST
9 2 (0.81%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (0.81%) SOAP
9 2 (0.81%) XML
9 2 (0.81%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.81%) XSLT
10 1 (0.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.94%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (8.54%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.25%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.03%) Life Science
6 4 (1.63%) FMCG
7 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.22%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.81%) Kindle
9 1 (0.41%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.88%) Linux
1 12 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.67%) Coaching
2 53 (21.54%) Business Development
3 42 (17.07%) Presales
4 38 (15.45%) Risk Management
5 36 (14.63%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 33 (13.41%) CAD
6 33 (13.41%) Document Management
7 30 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (11.79%) ERP
9 26 (10.57%) Logistics
10 23 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (8.94%) CRM
12 19 (7.72%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (7.32%) Configuration Management
13 18 (7.32%) Project Management
14 17 (6.91%) EAM
14 17 (6.91%) Master Data Management
14 17 (6.91%) PLM
15 16 (6.50%) Resource Management
16 14 (5.69%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 71 (28.86%) ABAP
2 21 (8.54%) Java
3 9 (3.66%) SQL
4 8 (3.25%) C
5 2 (0.81%) Groovy
5 2 (0.81%) R
5 2 (0.81%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.41%) C#
6 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (7.72%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.44%) Degree
4 5 (2.03%) ISEB
4 5 (2.03%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.22%) MBA
6 2 (0.81%) ACCA
6 2 (0.81%) CIMA
6 2 (0.81%) CIPD
6 2 (0.81%) ICAEW
6 2 (0.81%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.07%) SLA
2 3 (1.22%) QA
3 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 246 (100.00%) SAP
2 29 (11.79%) Ariba
3 26 (10.57%) Cognizant
4 24 (9.76%) Oracle
5 6 (2.44%) CA
6 5 (2.03%) hybris
7 4 (1.63%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.81%) Adobe
8 2 (0.81%) Concur
8 2 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.41%) OpenText