Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Manager
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 842 692 740
Rank change year-on-year -150 +48 -60
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Manager 306 536 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 156 348 370
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.53% -0.77%
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £92,050
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 157,885 166,786 183,863
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.95% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 127,253 133,641 154,192
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
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% - +6.25%

SAP Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAP Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Manager in the UK

SAP Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP Manager.

Salary trend for SAP Manager in the UK

SAP Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Manager over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Manager in the UK

SAP Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 15 October 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 -170 224 £71,250 +1.79% 28
London -50 118 £77,500 +10.71% 9
UK excluding London -104 103 £60,000 -14.29% 19
South East -30 47 £60,000 -18.64% 6
Midlands +1 19 £62,500 - 6
West Midlands +8 16 £62,500 0.00% 5
North of England -33 16 £55,000 -15.38% 5
East of England +2 15 £72,500 +3.57% 1
North West -51 7 £37,500 -31.82% 2
Yorkshire +28 6 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Wales +6 3 £52,000 -0.95%
East Midlands -3 3 £61,250 +11.36% 1
North East -7 3 £60,000 +2.13% 1
South West +2 2 - - 1
Scotland -9 1 £45,000 -50.00%

SAP Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, SAP Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring SAP Manager in the job title.

1 306 (100.00%) SAP
2 158 (51.63%) Finance
3 142 (46.41%) Project Management
4 82 (26.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (23.86%) Change Management
6 72 (23.53%) Project Planning
7 69 (22.55%) ERP
8 63 (20.59%) Programme Management
9 52 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (12.75%) Manufacturing
11 35 (11.44%) SAP HANA
12 34 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
13 31 (10.13%) SAP BW
14 29 (9.48%) Waterfall
15 28 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (9.15%) PRINCE2
15 28 (9.15%) SuccessFactors
16 27 (8.82%) SAP Fiori
17 25 (8.17%) SAP FI
18 24 (7.84%) Service Delivery
18 24 (7.84%) SAP CO
18 24 (7.84%) SAP FI/CO
19 23 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (7.19%) Degree
20 22 (7.19%) SAP ERP
20 22 (7.19%) Retail
20 22 (7.19%) ABAP
20 22 (7.19%) Analytics
21 21 (6.86%) Presales
22 19 (6.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

SAP Manager Skill Set
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 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.65%) MQSeries
2 2 (0.65%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 34 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
2 25 (8.17%) SAP FI
3 24 (7.84%) SAP CO
3 24 (7.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 22 (7.19%) SAP ERP
5 15 (4.90%) SAP HR
6 13 (4.25%) SAP GRC
7 9 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (2.94%) SAP R/3
8 8 (2.61%) SAP SD
9 7 (2.29%) SAP BPC
9 7 (2.29%) SAP Business One
9 7 (2.29%) SAP PM
10 5 (1.63%) SAP CAR
10 5 (1.63%) SAP Hybris
10 5 (1.63%) SAP Retail
10 5 (1.63%) SAP SCM
11 4 (1.31%) SAP IBP
11 4 (1.31%) SAP MM
12 3 (0.98%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.15%) SuccessFactors
2 23 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.98%) Boomi
4 1 (0.33%) G Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.31%) Skype
2 3 (0.98%) DHCP
2 3 (0.98%) DNS
2 3 (0.98%) Internet
2 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.44%) SAP HANA
2 31 (10.13%) SAP BW
3 19 (6.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 18 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (4.25%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (3.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 11 (3.59%) Lumira
7 6 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.98%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.65%) Big Data
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.98%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.65%) JIRA
3 2 (0.65%) PEAR
4 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.33%) LSMW
4 1 (0.33%) Selenium
4 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 158 (51.63%) Finance
2 39 (12.75%) Manufacturing
3 22 (7.19%) Retail
4 12 (3.92%) German Language
5 7 (2.29%) Marketing
6 6 (1.96%) Automotive
7 5 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.31%) Publishing
9 3 (0.98%) Banking
10 2 (0.65%) Billing
10 2 (0.65%) French Language
10 2 (0.65%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.82%) SAP Fiori
2 17 (5.56%) SAPUI5
3 7 (2.29%) Web Services
4 6 (1.96%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.31%) Middleware
5 4 (1.31%) SAP Core Interface
6 3 (0.98%) JSON
7 2 (0.65%) .NET
7 2 (0.65%) IDoc
7 2 (0.65%) J2EE
7 2 (0.65%) JMS
7 2 (0.65%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.65%) SAP Business Workflow
7 2 (0.65%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.65%) Velocity
8 1 (0.33%) HTML
8 1 (0.33%) HTML5
8 1 (0.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.58%) Life Science
2 9 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (1.96%) FMCG
4 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.98%) Windows
1 3 (0.98%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (46.41%) Project Management
2 82 (26.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 73 (23.86%) Change Management
4 72 (23.53%) Project Planning
5 69 (22.55%) ERP
6 63 (20.59%) Programme Management
7 52 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (9.48%) Waterfall
9 28 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (9.15%) PRINCE2
10 24 (7.84%) Service Delivery
11 22 (7.19%) Analytics
12 21 (6.86%) Presales
13 16 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (5.23%) ITIL
14 15 (4.90%) Scrum
15 14 (4.58%) Business Development
15 14 (4.58%) Coaching
15 14 (4.58%) Order to Cash
15 14 (4.58%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.19%) ABAP
2 8 (2.61%) SQL
3 5 (1.63%) Java
4 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.19%) Degree
2 10 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (1.96%) PMP
3 6 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.31%) ACCA
4 4 (1.31%) CIMA
4 4 (1.31%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.98%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.65%) MBA
6 2 (0.65%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.92%) QA
2 9 (2.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.65%) GDPR
3 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (3.27%) HP ALM
2 3 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 306 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (4.90%) Oracle
3 12 (3.92%) Ariba
3 12 (3.92%) HP
3 12 (3.92%) Tableau
4 11 (3.59%) hybris
5 6 (1.96%) Cognizant
6 4 (1.31%) NGA Human Resources
6 4 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.98%) Adaptive Insights
7 3 (0.98%) Cisco
7 3 (0.98%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.98%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.98%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (0.98%) Veeam
7 3 (0.98%) VMware
8 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.65%) Workday
9 1 (0.33%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.33%) Xero