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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 545 703 613
Rank change year-on-year +158 -90  
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 322 251 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.43% 3.31% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 186 187 285
Median salary £56,250 £48,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.97% -11.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,001 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -21.73%  

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 5935 7573 8125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 6.95% 7.25% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4521 5937 6481
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 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 29 March 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 29 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 +126 303 £55,001 +13.40% 13
South East +144 92 £55,001 +14.58% 2
London +77 61 £61,250 +11.36% 2
Surrey +87 49 - -
Egham +30 49 - -
North West +8 40 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands +24 34 £62,500 +71.23% 1
Manchester -1 32 £55,000 +17.02%
Yorkshire +36 23 £60,000 +130.76% 3
Staffordshire - 17 £62,500 -
East of England -24 16 £58,750 +34.28%
East Midlands +6 13 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Essex - 12 £58,750 -
West Sussex +18 11 £45,000 +16.12%
City of London +53 9 £61,250 - 1
Coventry +15 9 £62,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 9 - -
South West +26 8 £53,250 -18.07% 1
Berkshire - 8 £65,000 - 2
Derbyshire - 8 £41,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +12 7 £65,000 +150.00% 2
Southampton - 6 - -
Hampshire - 6 - -
Wiltshire +22 5 £65,000 - 1
Cambridge +4 4 - -
Cambridgeshire -11 4 - -
Sheffield - 4 £29,000 -
Colchester - 4 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £29,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 550 (100.00%) SAP
2 258 (46.91%) SAP MM
3 158 (28.73%) SAP CO
3 158 (28.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 158 (28.73%) SAP FI
4 148 (26.91%) Logistics
5 121 (22.00%) ABAP
6 120 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 102 (18.55%) Order to Cash
8 99 (18.00%) SAP Implementation
9 89 (16.18%) SAP WM
10 88 (16.00%) Retail
11 86 (15.64%) SAP QM
12 81 (14.73%) SAP SCM
13 77 (14.00%) SAP PP
14 75 (13.64%) CRM
15 66 (12.00%) SAP Retail
15 66 (12.00%) FMCG
16 65 (11.82%) Translating Business Requirements
17 64 (11.64%) ERP
17 64 (11.64%) Manufacturing
18 63 (11.45%) SAP PM
19 62 (11.27%) Finance
20 61 (11.09%) Billing
21 57 (10.36%) SAP HR
22 56 (10.18%) Resource Management
23 54 (9.82%) SAP HANA
24 53 (9.64%) SAP BW
24 53 (9.64%) SAP S/4HANA
25 52 (9.45%) SAP ERP

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 15 (2.73%) NetWeaver
2 8 (1.45%) Gentran
3 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (1.82%) MS Office
2 8 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 258 (46.91%) SAP MM
2 158 (28.73%) SAP CO
2 158 (28.73%) SAP FI
2 158 (28.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 89 (16.18%) SAP WM
4 86 (15.64%) SAP QM
5 81 (14.73%) SAP SCM
6 77 (14.00%) SAP PP
7 66 (12.00%) SAP Retail
8 63 (11.45%) SAP PM
9 57 (10.36%) SAP HR
10 53 (9.64%) SAP S/4HANA
11 52 (9.45%) SAP ERP
12 51 (9.27%) SAP CRM
13 50 (9.09%) SAP LE
14 48 (8.73%) Maximo
14 48 (8.73%) Primavera
15 37 (6.73%) SAP PS
16 25 (4.55%) SAP FI-AP
16 25 (4.55%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.45%) FTP
2 3 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.82%) SAP HANA
2 53 (9.64%) SAP BW
3 48 (8.73%) GIS
4 18 (3.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.55%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.55%) OLTP
5 3 (0.55%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (0.55%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (0.36%) LSMW
General
1 88 (16.00%) Retail
2 64 (11.64%) Manufacturing
3 62 (11.27%) Finance
4 61 (11.09%) Billing
5 27 (4.91%) Banking
5 27 (4.91%) German Language
6 19 (3.45%) Automotive
7 7 (1.27%) Marketing
8 6 (1.09%) French Language
9 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 318 (57.82%) Consultant
2 316 (57.45%) SAP Consultant
3 186 (33.82%) SAP SD Consultant
4 141 (25.64%) Analyst
5 133 (24.18%) SAP Analyst
6 83 (15.09%) SAP SD Analyst
7 82 (14.91%) Senior Consultant
7 82 (14.91%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 80 (14.55%) SAP MM Consultant
9 54 (9.82%) Business Analyst
9 54 (9.82%) SAP Business Analyst
10 53 (9.64%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
11 51 (9.27%) SAP SD Business Analyst
12 49 (8.91%) SAP PM Consultant
13 41 (7.45%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
14 36 (6.55%) Architect
14 36 (6.55%) Solutions Architect
15 32 (5.82%) Logistics Analyst
15 32 (5.82%) SAP Logistics Analyst
16 31 (5.64%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.91%) BAPI
2 26 (4.73%) EDI
3 9 (1.64%) XML
4 8 (1.45%) EDIFACT
5 6 (1.09%) SAP Fiori
6 5 (0.91%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (0.36%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.18%) .NET
8 1 (0.18%) HTML
8 1 (0.18%) HTML5
8 1 (0.18%) JSON
8 1 (0.18%) REST
8 1 (0.18%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.18%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.18%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.18%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.00%) FMCG
2 30 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.45%) TRADACOMS
5 6 (1.09%) PMI
6 3 (0.55%) Algorithms
6 3 (0.55%) BBC
6 3 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.18%) Life Science
7 1 (0.18%) LIMS
7 1 (0.18%) User Experience
7 1 (0.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.64%) VMS
2 8 (1.45%) HPUX
2 8 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (26.91%) Logistics
2 120 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 102 (18.55%) Order to Cash
4 99 (18.00%) SAP Implementation
5 75 (13.64%) CRM
6 65 (11.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 64 (11.64%) ERP
8 56 (10.18%) Resource Management
9 52 (9.45%) Data Management
10 50 (9.09%) Presales
11 49 (8.91%) Master Data Management
12 48 (8.73%) CAD
12 48 (8.73%) Document Management
13 47 (8.55%) Business Analysis
14 46 (8.36%) Matrix Organization
15 44 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
16 35 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (5.64%) Project Management
18 30 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 27 (4.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 121 (22.00%) ABAP
2 8 (1.45%) ActionScript
2 8 (1.45%) ActionScript 2.0
2 8 (1.45%) Shell Script
3 4 (0.73%) C
3 4 (0.73%) SQL
4 3 (0.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.18%) Java
5 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (5.82%) Degree
2 26 (4.73%) CCA
3 25 (4.55%) ACCA
4 10 (1.82%) SAP Certification
5 6 (1.09%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.18%) CIMA
6 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.73%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) GxP
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 550 (100.00%) SAP
2 16 (2.91%) Syclo
3 15 (2.73%) hybris
4 12 (2.18%) Pegasus
5 10 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.09%) Cognizant
7 4 (0.73%) Ariba
7 4 (0.73%) HP
8 3 (0.55%) OpenText
8 3 (0.55%) Oracle
9 2 (0.36%) Remedy
10 1 (0.18%) Epicor
10 1 (0.18%) Mitel
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, life, healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
England
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Wiltshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Berkshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago