Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP XI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP XI over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Exchange Infrastructure (XI)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1085 1164 1198
Rank change year-on-year +79 +34 +37
Permanent jobs citing SAP XI 121 79 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.042% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 88
UK median annual salary £80,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.38% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £49,200 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £65,000 £69,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% - +23.53%

SAP XI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72598 73664 82620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 39.00% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 60360 63976 70627
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

SAP XI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP XI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP XI in the UK

SAP XI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP XI in the UK

SAP XI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP XI over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP XI in the UK

SAP XI
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP XI within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +68 117 £80,000 +52.38% 1
UK excluding London +45 90 £67,500 +28.57% 1
North of England +42 46 £82,500 +26.92%
North West +29 35 £82,500 -
South East +48 28 £65,000 +36.84% 1
London +38 16 £85,000 +25.93%
Midlands +37 15 £80,000 +52.38%
West Midlands +24 14 £85,000 +100.00%
Yorkshire +24 11 - -
East Midlands +32 1 £40,000 -23.81%
Wales +14 1 £50,000 -
East of England -2 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAP XI 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 XI.

1 121 (100.00%) SAP
2 64 (52.89%) ABAP
3 44 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
3 44 (36.36%) SAP S/4HANA
4 35 (28.93%) SOAP
5 25 (20.66%) SAP PI
6 24 (19.83%) SEEBURGER
6 24 (19.83%) IDoc
7 23 (19.01%) Manufacturing
7 23 (19.01%) NHS
8 22 (18.18%) CRM
9 20 (16.53%) SAP CRM
10 18 (14.88%) SAP ALE
11 17 (14.05%) BAPI
11 17 (14.05%) Finance
11 17 (14.05%) Web Dynpro
12 16 (13.22%) JDBC
12 16 (13.22%) hybris
12 16 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (13.22%) SAP Hybris
13 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
13 15 (12.40%) Business Development
13 15 (12.40%) Retail
13 15 (12.40%) Logistics
13 15 (12.40%) Publishing
14 14 (11.57%) EDI
15 13 (10.74%) Middleware
15 13 (10.74%) ITIL
15 13 (10.74%) Workflow
16 12 (9.92%) SAPscript

SAP XI
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 4 (3.31%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.48%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 44 (36.36%) SAP S/4HANA
2 20 (16.53%) SAP CRM
3 16 (13.22%) SAP Hybris
4 12 (9.92%) SAP SD
5 11 (9.09%) SAP EWM
6 10 (8.26%) SAP MM
7 9 (7.44%) SAP FI
8 8 (6.61%) SAP CO
8 8 (6.61%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (6.61%) SAP MII
8 8 (6.61%) SAP PM
8 8 (6.61%) SAP PP
8 8 (6.61%) SAP PP-PI
9 7 (5.79%) SAP ERP
10 2 (1.65%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.83%) SAP FI-CA
11 1 (0.83%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.48%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.83%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.83%) QlikView
3 1 (0.83%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.83%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) LSMW
General
1 23 (19.01%) Manufacturing
2 17 (14.05%) Finance
3 15 (12.40%) Publishing
3 15 (12.40%) Retail
4 11 (9.09%) Billing
5 5 (4.13%) Marketing
6 3 (2.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Front Office
7 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 60 (49.59%) Consultant
2 43 (35.54%) SAP Consultant
3 26 (21.49%) Developer
4 25 (20.66%) SAP Developer
5 19 (15.70%) Analyst
5 19 (15.70%) Business Analyst
5 19 (15.70%) SAP Analyst
5 19 (15.70%) SAP Business Analyst
6 16 (13.22%) ABAP Consultant
6 16 (13.22%) SAP Support
7 15 (12.40%) Applications Consultant
7 15 (12.40%) Applications Support
7 15 (12.40%) Applications Support Consultant
7 15 (12.40%) Logistics Consultant
7 15 (12.40%) SAP Logistics Consultant
7 15 (12.40%) SAP Logistics Support
7 15 (12.40%) SAP Support Consultant
7 15 (12.40%) Support Consultant
8 12 (9.92%) CRM Developer
8 12 (9.92%) SAP PI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.93%) SOAP
2 25 (20.66%) SAP PI
3 24 (19.83%) IDoc
4 18 (14.88%) SAP ALE
5 17 (14.05%) BAPI
5 17 (14.05%) Web Dynpro
6 16 (13.22%) JDBC
7 14 (11.57%) EDI
8 13 (10.74%) Middleware
9 12 (9.92%) SAP BSP
10 6 (4.96%) SAP Basis
11 5 (4.13%) EJB
11 5 (4.13%) XSLT
12 2 (1.65%) SAP Fiori
13 1 (0.83%) Web Services
13 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.01%) NHS
2 16 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.65%) User Experience
3 2 (1.65%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.31%) Linux
2 3 (2.48%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
2 22 (18.18%) CRM
3 15 (12.40%) Business Development
3 15 (12.40%) Logistics
4 13 (10.74%) ITIL
4 13 (10.74%) Workflow
5 12 (9.92%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (9.92%) Translating Business Requirements
6 11 (9.09%) Business Process Modelling
6 11 (9.09%) Prototyping
7 8 (6.61%) Analytics
7 8 (6.61%) Defect Management
7 8 (6.61%) EAM
7 8 (6.61%) ERP
7 8 (6.61%) ITIL V2
8 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.13%) Process Improvement
9 4 (3.31%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.31%) Regression Testing
9 4 (3.31%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.89%) ABAP
2 12 (9.92%) SAPscript
3 9 (7.44%) Java
4 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.09%) SAP Certification
3 7 (5.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.83%) GDPR
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (19.83%) SEEBURGER
3 16 (13.22%) hybris
4 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle
6 1 (0.83%) Attivio
6 1 (0.83%) Sybase
6 1 (0.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) webMethods