Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an SAP Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Support
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 878 980 1030
Rank change year-on-year +102 +50 -122
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Support 286 200 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 207 140 251
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £54,550 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -8.23% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,327 170,795 201,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,125 142,189 168,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

SAP Support
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAP Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Support in the UK

SAP Support
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Support in the UK

SAP Support
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Support over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Support in the UK

SAP Support
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Support within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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 +62 244 £40,000 - 13
UK excluding London +48 189 £40,000 +2.56% 7
London +36 71 £52,500 +27.27% 6
Midlands +51 57 £37,500 -11.76% 3
North of England +24 48 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Midlands +34 45 £26,000 -38.82% 2
North West +12 37 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England +6 27 £42,500 +18.06% 1
Wales +41 25 £50,000 +11.11%
South East +8 23 £42,500 -8.60%
East Midlands +40 12 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +10 7 £29,000 -10.77% 1
South West -6 6 £30,000 -14.29% 1
North East -13 4 £38,750 +3.33%
Scotland - 3 - -

SAP Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, SAP Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAP Support in the job title.

1 286 (100.00%) SAP
2 109 (38.11%) Finance
3 88 (30.77%) ERP
4 75 (26.22%) Analytical Skills
5 72 (25.17%) ITIL
6 55 (19.23%) Manufacturing
7 49 (17.13%) Retail
8 43 (15.03%) SAP FI
9 38 (13.29%) SAP SD
9 38 (13.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 38 (13.29%) SAP CO
10 37 (12.94%) Publishing
11 34 (11.89%) Security Cleared
12 33 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (11.54%) SQL
13 32 (11.19%) ABAP
13 32 (11.19%) Logistics
14 30 (10.49%) Oracle
15 27 (9.44%) SAP S/4HANA
16 23 (8.04%) EDI
16 23 (8.04%) CRM
16 23 (8.04%) Workday
17 22 (7.69%) SAP MM
17 22 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
18 21 (7.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 21 (7.34%) SAP Business One
19 19 (6.64%) Microsoft
19 19 (6.64%) Crystal Reports
20 16 (5.59%) Customer Requirements
20 16 (5.59%) Process Improvement

SAP Support Skill Set
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 5 (1.75%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.35%) SAP EP
Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 43 (15.03%) SAP FI
2 38 (13.29%) SAP CO
2 38 (13.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 38 (13.29%) SAP SD
3 27 (9.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 22 (7.69%) SAP MM
5 21 (7.34%) SAP Business One
6 13 (4.55%) SAP PM
7 12 (4.20%) SAP EWM
8 11 (3.85%) SAP ERP
9 10 (3.50%) SAP BPC
10 8 (2.80%) Sage X3
10 8 (2.80%) SAP SRM
11 5 (1.75%) SAP HR
11 5 (1.75%) SAP R/3
11 5 (1.75%) SAP Retail
12 3 (1.05%) SAP CRM
13 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
13 2 (0.70%) SAP EHS
13 2 (0.70%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.10%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.70%) DHCP
1 2 (0.70%) DNS
1 2 (0.70%) Firewall
1 2 (0.70%) MPLS
1 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (0.70%) VoIP
2 1 (0.35%) Intranet
2 1 (0.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.64%) Crystal Reports
2 15 (5.24%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.20%) SAP BW
4 11 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.50%) SAP HANA
6 6 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.70%) MySQL
General
1 109 (38.11%) Finance
2 55 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 49 (17.13%) Retail
4 37 (12.94%) Publishing
5 4 (1.40%) Banking
6 2 (0.70%) Automotive
6 2 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.35%) Billing
7 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.04%) EDI
2 15 (5.24%) SAP XI
3 5 (1.75%) SAP ALE
4 3 (1.05%) .NET
4 3 (1.05%) BAPI
4 3 (1.05%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (1.05%) SAPUI5
5 2 (0.70%) EDIFACT
5 2 (0.70%) REST
5 2 (0.70%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.70%) SOAP
5 2 (0.70%) Web Services
5 2 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.35%) IDoc
6 1 (0.35%) SAP CAF
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Core Interface
6 1 (0.35%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 75 (26.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.15%) FMCG
3 8 (2.80%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.05%) Replication
5 2 (0.70%) PMI
5 2 (0.70%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (0.35%) Infotainment
6 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.50%) Windows
2 6 (2.10%) Windows Server
2 6 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.40%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.40%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.05%) Linux
4 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (30.77%) ERP
2 72 (25.17%) ITIL
3 33 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (11.19%) Logistics
5 23 (8.04%) CRM
6 22 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (5.59%) Customer Requirements
7 16 (5.59%) Process Improvement
7 16 (5.59%) Procure-to-Pay
8 14 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (4.55%) Regression Testing
10 12 (4.20%) Knowledge Management
10 12 (4.20%) Test Scripting
11 11 (3.85%) Change Management
11 11 (3.85%) Order to Cash
12 10 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (3.50%) Line Management
13 9 (3.15%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (3.15%) Record to Report
13 9 (3.15%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.54%) SQL
2 32 (11.19%) ABAP
3 9 (3.15%) Java
4 7 (2.45%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.05%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 34 (11.89%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 14 (4.90%) Degree
4 5 (1.75%) CCA
4 5 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ACCA
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.90%) SLA
2 7 (2.45%) QA
3 4 (1.40%) GxP
3 4 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Control-M
Vendors
1 286 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (10.49%) Oracle
3 23 (8.04%) Workday
4 19 (6.64%) Microsoft
5 14 (4.90%) Remedy
6 12 (4.20%) Sage
7 7 (2.45%) Ariba
8 3 (1.05%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.70%) Avaya
9 2 (0.70%) Cognos
9 2 (0.70%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.70%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.35%) Concur
10 1 (0.35%) Epicor
10 1 (0.35%) hybris
10 1 (0.35%) IFS
10 1 (0.35%) Infor