Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP R/3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP R/3 over the 6 months to 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP R/3
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 763 1020 1077
Rank change year-on-year +257 +57 +46
Permanent jobs citing SAP R/3 7 8 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.029%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.22% 0.11% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 19
Median annual salary £77,500 £40,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +93.75% -18.78% +4.23%
10th Percentile £73,750 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £32,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year - -24.86% -5.98%

SAP R/3 is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,201 7,277 8,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.97% 5.83% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,368 5,259 6,290
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

SAP R/3
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP R/3 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP R/3 in the UK

SAP R/3
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP R/3.

Salary trend for SAP R/3 in the UK

SAP R/3
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP R/3 within the UK over the 6 months to 25 January 2021. 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 +257 7 £77,500 +93.75%
UK excluding London +208 4 - -
London +212 3 £77,500 +63.16%
North of England - 2 - -
South East +150 1 - -
Midlands +75 1 - -
Work from Home -68 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, IT jobs citing SAP R/3 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 R/3.

1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) B2B
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Logistics
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) FMCG
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) B2C
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) EDI
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) CISA
5 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
5 2 (28.57%) SAP SD
5 2 (28.57%) Power Platform
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Power BI
5 2 (28.57%) IT Audit

SAP R/3
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 1 (14.29%) Liferay
1 1 (14.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (28.57%) SAP SD
3 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
3 1 (14.29%) SAP CS
3 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
3 1 (14.29%) SAP MDG
3 1 (14.29%) SAP MDM
3 1 (14.29%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Power Platform
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Czech Language
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Auditor
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) IT Auditor
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) EDI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 1 (14.29%) PMI
3 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) B2B
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) B2C
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) IT Audit
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Order to Cash
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (14.29%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Infor
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Ping Identity
2 1 (14.29%) Progress