Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for an SAP Manager was £75,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 767 740 732
Rank change year-on-year -27 -8 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Manager 350 480 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 182 293 314
UK median annual salary £75,500 £70,000 £68,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.86% +2.94% +8.80%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £66,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +1.92% +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 145,255 167,294 171,193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.18% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 116,140 135,774 142,579
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -51 255 £75,000 +7.91% 44
London +22 126 £80,000 +14.29% 16
UK excluding London -71 111 £62,500 -5.66% 28
South East -13 35 £65,000 -7.14% 10
North of England +23 32 £55,000 - 5
Midlands -2 23 £65,000 -27.78% 9
West Midlands -14 16 £63,500 -36.50% 5
East of England +16 15 £67,500 +9.76% 2
Yorkshire +11 15 £55,000 - 4
North West +8 12 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East Midlands +25 5 £65,000 +23.81% 4
North East +12 5 £60,000 +41.18%
South West +36 3 £46,000 -31.85% 2
Scotland +5 2 £47,000 -41.25%
Wales +12 1 £55,000 +4.76%

SAP Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 350 (100.00%) SAP
2 168 (48.00%) Project Management
3 160 (45.71%) Finance
4 104 (29.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (21.71%) Change Management
6 75 (21.43%) ERP
7 72 (20.57%) Project Planning
8 69 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (18.00%) SAP S/4HANA
10 55 (15.71%) Programme Management
11 45 (12.86%) PRINCE2
12 35 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
13 33 (9.43%) SAP FI
13 33 (9.43%) SAP CO
13 33 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
14 32 (9.14%) SAP HANA
15 31 (8.86%) ABAP
16 30 (8.57%) Service Delivery
16 30 (8.57%) SuccessFactors
17 29 (8.29%) SAP BW
18 28 (8.00%) ITIL
18 28 (8.00%) SAP ERP
19 27 (7.71%) CRM
19 27 (7.71%) Manufacturing
19 27 (7.71%) Waterfall
20 26 (7.43%) Business Development
20 26 (7.43%) Degree
21 23 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
21 23 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
22 22 (6.29%) Ariba

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 2 (0.57%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 63 (18.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 33 (9.43%) SAP CO
2 33 (9.43%) SAP FI
2 33 (9.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 28 (8.00%) SAP ERP
4 15 (4.29%) SAP BPC
4 15 (4.29%) SAP HR
5 12 (3.43%) SAP IBP
6 11 (3.14%) SAP Hybris
7 10 (2.86%) SAP PM
8 8 (2.29%) SAP GRC
8 8 (2.29%) SAP MM
8 8 (2.29%) SAP Retail
9 7 (2.00%) SAP SCM
9 7 (2.00%) SAP SD
10 5 (1.43%) SAP CAR
10 5 (1.43%) SAP HCM
10 5 (1.43%) SAP PP
10 5 (1.43%) SAP QM
10 5 (1.43%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.57%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.29%) Boomi
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.29%) G Suite
4 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.00%) Skype
2 5 (1.43%) Internet
3 3 (0.86%) DHCP
3 3 (0.86%) DNS
3 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.86%) VoIP
4 1 (0.29%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.14%) SAP HANA
2 29 (8.29%) SAP BW
3 11 (3.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 9 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.14%) Big Data
6 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.29%) Lumira
7 1 (0.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.29%) eCATT
1 8 (2.29%) TestDirector
2 4 (1.14%) JIRA
3 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.86%) Selenium
3 3 (0.86%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.29%) Hudson
4 1 (0.29%) PEAR
4 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 160 (45.71%) Finance
2 27 (7.71%) Manufacturing
3 21 (6.00%) Retail
4 15 (4.29%) German Language
5 9 (2.57%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.00%) Marketing
7 6 (1.71%) French Language
7 6 (1.71%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.14%) Back Office
8 4 (1.14%) Banking
8 4 (1.14%) Billing
9 3 (0.86%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.86%) Arabic Language
9 3 (0.86%) Automotive
9 3 (0.86%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.57%) Publishing
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
2 16 (4.57%) SAP Basis
3 8 (2.29%) JSON
4 6 (1.71%) Web Services
5 5 (1.43%) SAPUI5
6 4 (1.14%) Middleware
7 3 (0.86%) EDI
7 3 (0.86%) SAP Business Workflow
8 2 (0.57%) .NET
8 2 (0.57%) Velocity
9 1 (0.29%) HTML
9 1 (0.29%) HTML5
9 1 (0.29%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (2.00%) User Experience
3 6 (1.71%) Driving Licence
3 6 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.86%) FMCG
4 3 (0.86%) Life Science
4 3 (0.86%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.57%) Internet of Things
5 2 (0.57%) Robotics
6 1 (0.29%) EPoS
6 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.00%) Windows
2 5 (1.43%) Linux
3 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (48.00%) Project Management
2 104 (29.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 76 (21.71%) Change Management
4 75 (21.43%) ERP
5 72 (20.57%) Project Planning
6 69 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (15.71%) Programme Management
8 45 (12.86%) PRINCE2
9 30 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 28 (8.00%) ITIL
11 27 (7.71%) CRM
11 27 (7.71%) Waterfall
12 26 (7.43%) Business Development
13 23 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (6.00%) Scrum
15 20 (5.71%) Presales
15 20 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
15 20 (5.71%) Test Strategy
16 19 (5.43%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.86%) ABAP
2 4 (1.14%) Java
2 4 (1.14%) SQL
3 2 (0.57%) C
4 1 (0.29%) C++
4 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (7.43%) Degree
2 14 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (3.71%) PMP
4 11 (3.14%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.71%) ACCA
5 6 (1.71%) CIMA
6 4 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.14%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.57%) MBA
7 2 (0.57%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.57%) QA
2 8 (2.29%) PMO
3 7 (2.00%) SLA
4 4 (1.14%) GDPR
5 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.57%) Basel III
6 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.57%) IFRS
6 2 (0.57%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.57%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 5 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 350 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (6.29%) Ariba
3 14 (4.00%) HP
3 14 (4.00%) hybris
4 8 (2.29%) Oracle
5 5 (1.43%) Adaptive Insights
5 5 (1.43%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.14%) NGA Human Resources
6 4 (1.14%) ReadSoft
6 4 (1.14%) Workday
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco
7 3 (0.86%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (0.86%) Veeam
7 3 (0.86%) VMware
8 2 (0.57%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.57%) Infor
8 2 (0.57%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.29%) Epicor
9 1 (0.29%) Google
9 1 (0.29%) Sage