The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 3 months to 27 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 634 700 686
Rank change year-on-year +66 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 254 235 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.78% 3.22% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 181 170 215
Median salary £55,000 £51,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.28% -13.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +17.02% -21.66%  

SAP SD 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 6713 7303 8182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.79% 7.32% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5146 5713 6485
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00%  

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SD over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP SD within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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 +82 251 £55,000 +10.00% 16
London +55 66 £60,000 - 8
South East +107 57 £65,000 +40.54% 2
North West -20 43 £55,000 +17.02% 3
Manchester -8 34 £55,000 +17.02% 1
City of London +46 21 £68,750 - 1
Surrey +60 20 - -
Egham - 20 - -
Yorkshire +20 19 £55,000 +54.92% 2
East of England -50 19 £60,000 +26.31%
West Midlands +11 15 £62,500 +60.25%
Berkshire - 11 £55,000 - 1
Essex +5 10 £60,000 +69.01%
Coventry +2 9 £62,250 -22.18%
Cambridge -3 9 £53,000 -24.28%
Cambridgeshire -16 9 £53,000 +23.25%
Wokingham - 8 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +24 7 £41,500 -
Derbyshire - 7 £41,500 -
West Yorkshire +12 6 £55,000 +111.53%
West Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
South West -17 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Staffordshire - 4 £62,500 -
Leeds - 4 £55,000 -
North East +8 3 £43,000 -14.00%
Bolton - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £65,000 -
Wiltshire -8 2 £58,750 +46.87%
Cheshire - 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2017, IT jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 576 (100.00%) SAP
2 263 (45.66%) SAP MM
3 150 (26.04%) SAP FI
3 150 (26.04%) SAP CO
3 150 (26.04%) SAP FI/CO
4 131 (22.74%) Logistics
5 126 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 116 (20.14%) ABAP
7 108 (18.75%) Order to Cash
8 103 (17.88%) SAP Implementation
9 95 (16.49%) Retail
10 91 (15.80%) SAP WM
11 81 (14.06%) SAP QM
12 79 (13.72%) FMCG
13 78 (13.54%) ERP
14 77 (13.37%) CRM
15 74 (12.85%) SAP Retail
16 71 (12.33%) Billing
17 70 (12.15%) Translating Business Requirements
18 66 (11.46%) SAP ERP
19 65 (11.28%) SAP SCM
19 65 (11.28%) Finance
20 64 (11.11%) SAP HANA
21 63 (10.94%) SAP PP
21 63 (10.94%) Manufacturing
22 61 (10.59%) SAP PM
23 57 (9.90%) Matrix Organization
24 56 (9.72%) Data Management
25 54 (9.38%) SAP BW
26 53 (9.20%) SAP HR

SAP SD
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 20 (3.47%) NetWeaver
2 11 (1.91%) Gentran
Applications
1 12 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 263 (45.66%) SAP MM
2 150 (26.04%) SAP CO
2 150 (26.04%) SAP FI
2 150 (26.04%) SAP FI/CO
3 91 (15.80%) SAP WM
4 81 (14.06%) SAP QM
5 74 (12.85%) SAP Retail
6 66 (11.46%) SAP ERP
7 65 (11.28%) SAP SCM
8 63 (10.94%) SAP PP
9 61 (10.59%) SAP PM
10 53 (9.20%) SAP HR
10 53 (9.20%) SAP S/4HANA
11 48 (8.33%) SAP CRM
12 45 (7.81%) Maximo
12 45 (7.81%) Primavera
13 44 (7.64%) SAP LE
14 23 (3.99%) SAP PS
15 18 (3.13%) SAP POS DM
16 17 (2.95%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.91%) FTP
2 3 (0.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 54 (9.38%) SAP BW
3 45 (7.81%) GIS
4 14 (2.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 8 (1.39%) Data Mining
5 8 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.39%) SQL Server
6 5 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.69%) OLTP
7 4 (0.69%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.35%) LSMW
2 1 (0.17%) eCATT
General
1 95 (16.49%) Retail
2 71 (12.33%) Billing
3 65 (11.28%) Finance
4 63 (10.94%) Manufacturing
5 19 (3.30%) Automotive
6 18 (3.13%) German Language
7 16 (2.78%) Banking
8 6 (1.04%) Marketing
9 5 (0.87%) French Language
10 3 (0.52%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.52%) Publishing
11 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 317 (55.03%) Consultant
2 311 (53.99%) SAP Consultant
3 183 (31.77%) SAP SD Consultant
4 156 (27.08%) Analyst
5 142 (24.65%) SAP Analyst
6 91 (15.80%) SAP SD Analyst
7 69 (11.98%) SAP MM Consultant
8 66 (11.46%) Business Analyst
8 66 (11.46%) SAP Business Analyst
9 64 (11.11%) SAP SD Business Analyst
9 64 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
9 64 (11.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 47 (8.16%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
11 45 (7.81%) SAP PM Consultant
12 35 (6.08%) Managing Consultant
13 34 (5.90%) Architect
13 34 (5.90%) SAP Retail Consultant
13 34 (5.90%) Solutions Architect
14 33 (5.73%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
15 32 (5.56%) SAP Logistics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (8.85%) IDoc
2 48 (8.33%) BAPI
3 26 (4.51%) EDI
4 13 (2.26%) XML
5 11 (1.91%) EDIFACT
6 3 (0.52%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (0.35%) .NET
7 2 (0.35%) HTML
7 2 (0.35%) HTML5
7 2 (0.35%) JSON
7 2 (0.35%) REST
7 2 (0.35%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (0.35%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.17%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.17%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.72%) FMCG
2 36 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.91%) TRADACOMS
5 6 (1.04%) Life Science
6 5 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (0.87%) PMI
6 5 (0.87%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.69%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.52%) BBC
8 3 (0.52%) LIMS
8 3 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.35%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.91%) HPUX
1 11 (1.91%) Unix
2 9 (1.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (22.74%) Logistics
2 126 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 108 (18.75%) Order to Cash
4 103 (17.88%) SAP Implementation
5 78 (13.54%) ERP
6 77 (13.37%) CRM
7 70 (12.15%) Translating Business Requirements
8 57 (9.90%) Matrix Organization
9 56 (9.72%) Data Management
10 53 (9.20%) Procure-to-Pay
11 49 (8.51%) Resource Management
12 47 (8.16%) Presales
13 46 (7.99%) Master Data Management
14 45 (7.81%) CAD
14 45 (7.81%) Document Management
15 35 (6.08%) Business Analysis
16 33 (5.73%) Business Development
16 33 (5.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 32 (5.56%) Project Management
18 31 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 116 (20.14%) ABAP
2 11 (1.91%) ActionScript
2 11 (1.91%) ActionScript 2.0
2 11 (1.91%) Shell Script
3 10 (1.74%) SQL
4 8 (1.39%) T-SQL
5 5 (0.87%) C
6 4 (0.69%) SAPscript
7 2 (0.35%) Java
7 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (5.73%) Degree
2 16 (2.78%) CCA
3 13 (2.26%) ACCA
4 9 (1.56%) SAP Certification
5 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.04%) GxP
3 2 (0.35%) QA
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 576 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (3.13%) hybris
3 15 (2.60%) Syclo
4 14 (2.43%) Pegasus
5 12 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.39%) Oracle
7 5 (0.87%) Cognizant
8 3 (0.52%) OpenText
8 3 (0.52%) Remedy
9 1 (0.17%) Ariba
9 1 (0.17%) HP
9 1 (0.17%) Mitel
London
Investigo
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South East England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
England
Red - The Global SAP Solutions Provider
Salary: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
South Yorkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Shell
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Shell - The Strand Office
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Shell - The Strand Office
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago