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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 6 months to 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1133 872 782
Rank change year-on-year -261 -90 +56
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 78 49 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.053% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.19% 1.12% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 33 45
10th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +18.18%
75th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

SAP SD 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 6,541 4,394 5,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.98% 4.77% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,905 3,268 4,089
10th Percentile £35,740 £32,858 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP SD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP SD over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Salary histogram for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Top 14 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 6 months to 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -258 64 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Work from Home -249 47 £58,750 -6.00% 3
UK excluding London -148 41 £57,500 +4.55% 4
London -261 23 £80,000 +30.61% 2
North of England -81 22 £55,000 +12.82%
North West -64 19 £55,000 +12.82%
Midlands -59 14 £70,000 +14.29% 3
West Midlands -54 8 £70,000 +40.00% 3
East Midlands -24 7 £70,000 +12.00%
South East -117 3 £70,000 +7.69% 1
East of England -92 2 £70,000 +22.81%
North East - 2 £51,000 -
Yorkshire -47 1 £52,500 +7.69%
South West - 1 £52,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, IT jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 41 (52.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 22 (28.21%) Logistics
4 20 (25.64%) SAP MM
4 20 (25.64%) Social Skills
5 18 (23.08%) ABAP
5 18 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (19.23%) SLA
7 14 (17.95%) Manufacturing
8 13 (16.67%) ERP
8 13 (16.67%) LSMW
9 12 (15.38%) SAP FI
9 12 (15.38%) Requirements Gathering
10 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (14.10%) Finance
10 11 (14.10%) SAP FI/CO
10 11 (14.10%) SAP CO
11 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
11 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
11 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (12.82%) Workshop Facilitation
12 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (11.54%) SAP Smart Forms
12 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
12 9 (11.54%) SAPscript
13 8 (10.26%) SAP PP
13 8 (10.26%) Project Management
13 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
13 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing

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 1 (1.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 41 (52.56%) SAP S/4HANA
2 20 (25.64%) SAP MM
3 12 (15.38%) SAP FI
4 11 (14.10%) SAP CO
4 11 (14.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (10.26%) SAP PP
6 7 (8.97%) SAP WM
7 4 (5.13%) SAP EWM
8 3 (3.85%) SAP ERP
8 3 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (3.85%) SAP SCM
9 2 (2.56%) SAP CRM
10 1 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (1.28%) SAP LE
10 1 (1.28%) SAP PM
10 1 (1.28%) SAP PS
10 1 (1.28%) SAP QM
10 1 (1.28%) SAP R/3
10 1 (1.28%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Power Platform
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (10.26%) Power BI
2 2 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) LSMW
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 20 (25.64%) Social Skills
2 14 (17.95%) Manufacturing
3 11 (14.10%) Finance
4 7 (8.97%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.13%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (5.13%) Law
7 3 (3.85%) Automotive
7 3 (3.85%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (3.85%) Marketing
8 2 (2.56%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.56%) Billing
8 2 (2.56%) Retail
9 1 (1.28%) Back Office
9 1 (1.28%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.28%) Legal
9 1 (1.28%) Polish Language
9 1 (1.28%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) Analyst
1 36 (46.15%) SAP Analyst
2 35 (44.87%) Consultant
2 35 (44.87%) SAP Consultant
3 29 (37.18%) SAP SD Analyst
4 26 (33.33%) SAP SD Consultant
5 8 (10.26%) Functional Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) SAP Functional Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) SAP MM Consultant
6 7 (8.97%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) SAP Developer
8 5 (6.41%) SAP FI Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (5.13%) EDI
3 3 (3.85%) BAPI
3 3 (3.85%) IDoc
3 3 (3.85%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.28%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Life Science
1 3 (3.85%) Renewable Energy
2 2 (2.56%) FMCG
3 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Logistics
2 18 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.67%) ERP
4 12 (15.38%) Requirements Gathering
5 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.82%) Test Scripting
6 10 (12.82%) Workshop Facilitation
7 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.26%) Analytics
8 8 (10.26%) Business Analytics
8 8 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (10.26%) Functional Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Knowledge Transfer
8 8 (10.26%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) Regression Analysis
8 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.97%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.08%) ABAP
2 9 (11.54%) SAPscript
3 3 (3.85%) C
4 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.85%) CCA
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) PMO
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com