The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP PP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Production Planning (PP)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 749 811 824
Rank change year-on-year +62 +13  
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 109 143 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.85% 1.89% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 57 103 136
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% -10.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% -6.95%  

SAP PP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5907 7568 8231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 6.93% 7.28% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4491 5930 6549
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP PP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +75 106 £55,000 +2.80% 10
North West -11 30 £55,000 +22.22% 3
London +92 19 £55,000 +2.32% 1
South East - 18 £65,000 - 2
Manchester -23 16 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands +40 14 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Yorkshire +16 12 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Surrey - 10 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £66,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 4 £55,000 -
Egham - 4 - -
Slough - 3 £65,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 - -
North Wales - 2 £30,000 -
Holywell - 2 £30,000 -
Leeds - 2 £55,000 -
Flintshire - 2 £30,000 -
Wales - 2 £30,000 -
North East -7 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £32,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP PP 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 PP.

1 232 (100.00%) SAP
2 139 (59.91%) SAP MM
3 102 (43.97%) Manufacturing
4 100 (43.10%) Logistics
5 95 (40.95%) SAP SCM
6 76 (32.76%) SAP SD
7 72 (31.03%) SAP WM
8 71 (30.60%) SAP QM
9 64 (27.59%) SAP FI
10 62 (26.72%) SAP CO
10 62 (26.72%) SAP FI/CO
11 56 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 54 (23.28%) SAP S/4HANA
13 46 (19.83%) SAP HANA
14 45 (19.40%) Business Analysis
15 33 (14.22%) Finance
16 32 (13.79%) ABAP
17 30 (12.93%) Project Management
18 27 (11.64%) Mentoring
19 24 (10.34%) SAP Implementation
20 23 (9.91%) Degree
20 23 (9.91%) SAP BW
21 22 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
21 22 (9.48%) Translating Business Requirements
22 19 (8.19%) SAP PM
23 18 (7.76%) FMCG
24 16 (6.90%) Coaching
24 16 (6.90%) Business Transformation
24 16 (6.90%) EDI
24 16 (6.90%) Application Rationalisation

SAP PP
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 8 (3.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 139 (59.91%) SAP MM
2 95 (40.95%) SAP SCM
3 76 (32.76%) SAP SD
4 72 (31.03%) SAP WM
5 71 (30.60%) SAP QM
6 64 (27.59%) SAP FI
7 62 (26.72%) SAP CO
7 62 (26.72%) SAP FI/CO
8 54 (23.28%) SAP S/4HANA
9 19 (8.19%) SAP PM
10 14 (6.03%) SAP VC
11 13 (5.60%) SAP Hybris
12 10 (4.31%) SAP CRM
13 9 (3.88%) SAP APO
13 9 (3.88%) SAP FI-AP
13 9 (3.88%) SAP FI-AR
13 9 (3.88%) SAP LE
14 8 (3.45%) SAP PS
14 8 (3.45%) SAP SRM
15 7 (3.02%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.83%) SAP HANA
2 23 (9.91%) SAP BW
General
1 102 (43.97%) Manufacturing
2 33 (14.22%) Finance
3 3 (1.29%) Automotive
3 3 (1.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 145 (62.50%) Consultant
1 145 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
2 92 (39.66%) SAP PP Consultant
3 81 (34.91%) Analyst
4 80 (34.48%) SAP Analyst
5 67 (28.88%) SAP MM Consultant
6 47 (20.26%) SAP PP Analyst
7 35 (15.09%) Senior Consultant
7 35 (15.09%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 28 (12.07%) SAP MM Analyst
9 26 (11.21%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 26 (11.21%) SAP SD Consultant
10 24 (10.34%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
10 24 (10.34%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
11 20 (8.62%) Senior SAP PP Consultant
12 16 (6.90%) Logistics Analyst
12 16 (6.90%) SAP Logistics Analyst
13 15 (6.47%) Business Analyst
13 15 (6.47%) SAP Business Analyst
13 15 (6.47%) SAP QM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.90%) EDI
2 4 (1.72%) SAPUI5
3 1 (0.43%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.76%) FMCG
2 15 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.72%) User Experience
4 3 (1.29%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (43.10%) Logistics
2 56 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (19.40%) Business Analysis
4 30 (12.93%) Project Management
5 27 (11.64%) Mentoring
6 24 (10.34%) SAP Implementation
7 22 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (9.48%) Translating Business Requirements
8 16 (6.90%) Application Rationalisation
8 16 (6.90%) Business Transformation
8 16 (6.90%) Coaching
9 15 (6.47%) ERP
10 13 (5.60%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (5.17%) Problem Management
12 10 (4.31%) CRM
12 10 (4.31%) Process Improvement
13 8 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (3.02%) Quality Management
14 7 (3.02%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 23 (9.91%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) ACCA
2 9 (3.88%) CIMA
2 9 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.72%) QA
1 4 (1.72%) SLA
Vendors
1 232 (100.00%) SAP
2 13 (5.60%) hybris
3 10 (4.31%) JDA
4 4 (1.72%) Ariba
4 4 (1.72%) HP
5 3 (1.29%) Pegasus
6 2 (0.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.43%) Epicor
London
Investigo
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Sign-on bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Hudson IT (Birmingham)
Posted: Yesterday
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago