The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SAP SE.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP
UK
Rank 73 69 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SAP 3306 4293 4312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.89% 4.16% 4.06%
As % of the Vendors category 8.87% 9.05% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 3208 3107
Median salary £53,001 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37290 47437 50132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.90% 45.93% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29981 38724 40428
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the UK

SAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP in the UK

SAP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in the UK

SAP
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -4 3081 £53,001 -3.63% 496
London -3 892 £57,500 -4.16% 172
South East +21 714 £52,500 -4.54% 104
West Midlands -5 250 £55,000 +10.00% 18
North West -11 250 £50,000 - 37
East of England -26 247 £53,000 +0.95% 38
Surrey +18 229 £60,000 -4.00% 12
South West -16 223 £50,000 -4.76% 61
Yorkshire +11 213 £49,250 +11.29% 18
Manchester +1 185 £52,500 -4.54% 25
Berkshire -5 156 £55,000 +4.76% 23
Egham 0 151 £67,500 -10.00%
Hampshire +28 142 £52,500 -4.54% 21
East Midlands -18 109 £48,750 +2.63% 15
City of London +2 102 £55,000 -8.33% 16
West Yorkshire +26 101 £52,500 +10.52% 12
Cambridgeshire -17 95 £46,000 +5.74% 18
Hertfordshire -42 89 £57,375 -1.92% 7
Birmingham +3 87 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Bristol +15 70 £45,000 - 28
Gloucestershire -13 60 £52,500 -12.50% 8
West Sussex +8 57 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Cambridge -1 55 £45,000 - 11
Leeds +12 50 £53,750 +7.50% 7
Wiltshire -22 45 £52,500 - 18
North East 0 42 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Staffordshire +40 37 £62,500 +85.18% 1
Oxfordshire +22 35 £52,500 -8.69% 14
Portsmouth +26 34 £60,000 +2.12% 5
Essex +26 33 £47,500 -5.00% 7

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP 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.

1 2238 (33.29%) Finance
2 1555 (23.13%) Business Intelligence
3 1240 (18.45%) Manufacturing
4 1236 (18.39%) ERP
5 1109 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 895 (13.31%) Oracle
7 820 (12.20%) Project Management
8 806 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
9 797 (11.86%) SQL
10 771 (11.47%) ABAP
11 761 (11.32%) CRM
12 759 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
13 721 (10.73%) Microsoft
14 715 (10.64%) SAP FI
15 713 (10.61%) Retail
16 702 (10.44%) Marketing
17 693 (10.31%) Degree
18 674 (10.03%) SAP HANA
19 658 (9.79%) SAP BW
20 650 (9.67%) SAP CO
21 649 (9.65%) SAP FI/CO
22 647 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
23 644 (9.58%) Java
24 641 (9.54%) Programme Management
25 597 (8.88%) Telecoms
26 579 (8.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
27 557 (8.29%) SAP SD
28 552 (8.21%) SQL Server
29 549 (8.17%) Digital Marketing
30 543 (8.08%) Electronics

SAP
Top Related 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
1 191 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 176 (2.62%) NetWeaver
3 84 (1.25%) SAS
4 72 (1.07%) Tomcat
5 70 (1.04%) JBoss
6 66 (0.98%) Mule
7 60 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 59 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 51 (0.76%) Mule ESB
10 49 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 41 (0.61%) IIS
12 37 (0.55%) Apache Spark
13 34 (0.51%) Apache
14 31 (0.46%) SAP Portal
15 30 (0.45%) CMS
16 29 (0.43%) Confluence
17 27 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
17 27 (0.40%) MS Exchange
18 21 (0.31%) WebLogic
19 15 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 414 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 208 (3.09%) MS Office
3 86 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (0.94%) MS Project
5 38 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.51%) SPSS
7 9 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.089%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.074%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.060%) CATIA
11 3 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
11 3 (0.045%) Windchill
12 2 (0.030%) Siemens NX
12 2 (0.030%) Simulink
13 1 (0.015%) Gliffy
13 1 (0.015%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.015%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 715 (10.64%) SAP FI
2 650 (9.67%) SAP CO
3 649 (9.65%) SAP FI/CO
4 579 (8.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 557 (8.29%) SAP SD
6 536 (7.97%) SAP MM
7 400 (5.95%) SAP ERP
8 287 (4.27%) SAP BPC
9 268 (3.99%) SAP HR
9 268 (3.99%) SAP S/4HANA
10 266 (3.96%) SAP CRM
11 238 (3.54%) SAP SCM
12 235 (3.50%) SAP PP
13 179 (2.66%) SAP HCM
13 179 (2.66%) SAP WM
14 168 (2.50%) SAP Retail
15 163 (2.42%) SAP Business One
16 151 (2.25%) SAP PM
17 148 (2.20%) SAP QM
18 137 (2.04%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 266 (3.96%) SuccessFactors
2 178 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 176 (2.62%) SaaS
4 108 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 72 (1.07%) Office 365
6 49 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 39 (0.58%) PaaS
8 27 (0.40%) Boomi
9 18 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (0.24%) Force.com
11 15 (0.22%) IaaS
12 10 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.15%) Silverpop
13 9 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
14 7 (0.10%) GitHub
14 7 (0.10%) Taleo
14 7 (0.10%) Yammer
15 6 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.089%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.089%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 88 (1.31%) HTTP
2 82 (1.22%) Internet
3 70 (1.04%) Firewall
4 45 (0.67%) LDAP
5 39 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 39 (0.58%) WAN
6 34 (0.51%) DNS
6 34 (0.51%) LAN
7 30 (0.45%) FTP
7 30 (0.45%) VPN
8 26 (0.39%) DHCP
9 24 (0.36%) Intranet
10 22 (0.33%) SAN
10 22 (0.33%) SSH
11 21 (0.31%) Network Security
12 12 (0.18%) iSCSI
12 12 (0.18%) Kerberos
13 11 (0.16%) SNMP
13 11 (0.16%) tcpdump
14 10 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 759 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
2 674 (10.03%) SAP HANA
3 658 (9.79%) SAP BW
4 552 (8.21%) SQL Server
5 394 (5.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 310 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
7 166 (2.47%) Big Data
8 161 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 160 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
10 132 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 105 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 105 (1.56%) MySQL
12 104 (1.55%) QlikView
13 99 (1.47%) NoSQL
14 93 (1.38%) Relational Database
15 91 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
16 89 (1.32%) GIS
17 87 (1.29%) Hadoop
18 77 (1.15%) Oracle Database
19 73 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 161 (2.40%) JIRA
2 135 (2.01%) Git (software)
3 86 (1.28%) LSMW
4 77 (1.15%) JUnit
5 73 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 63 (0.94%) Jenkins
7 51 (0.76%) IntelliJ
8 40 (0.60%) HP UFT
8 40 (0.60%) Visual Studio
9 34 (0.51%) Subversion
10 32 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 32 (0.48%) Selenium
11 30 (0.45%) Maven
12 29 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
13 28 (0.42%) LoadRunner
14 24 (0.36%) Cucumber
15 22 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
16 21 (0.31%) JMeter
17 19 (0.28%) Gradle
18 17 (0.25%) Hudson
General
1 2238 (33.29%) Finance
2 1240 (18.45%) Manufacturing
3 713 (10.61%) Retail
4 702 (10.44%) Marketing
5 597 (8.88%) Telecoms
6 543 (8.08%) Electronics
7 180 (2.68%) Banking
8 156 (2.32%) Legal
9 121 (1.80%) Billing
10 101 (1.50%) Advertising
11 92 (1.37%) Publishing
12 77 (1.15%) German Language
13 76 (1.13%) Back Office
14 74 (1.10%) Automotive
15 54 (0.80%) General Ledger
16 52 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
17 45 (0.67%) Law
18 39 (0.58%) Local Government
19 37 (0.55%) French Language
20 30 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1942 (28.89%) Consultant
2 1602 (23.83%) SAP Consultant
3 1463 (21.76%) Analyst
4 824 (12.26%) SAP Analyst
5 708 (10.53%) Developer
6 558 (8.30%) Architect
7 497 (7.39%) SAP Manager
8 366 (5.44%) Business Analyst
9 362 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
10 326 (4.85%) SAP Developer
11 320 (4.76%) Project Manager
11 320 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
12 291 (4.33%) SAP FI Consultant
13 281 (4.18%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 278 (4.14%) SAP CO Consultant
14 278 (4.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 249 (3.70%) SAP Architect
16 227 (3.38%) SAP Business Analyst
17 200 (2.98%) SAP Support
18 197 (2.93%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (4.42%) .NET
2 266 (3.96%) XML
3 264 (3.93%) Web Services
4 242 (3.60%) HTML
5 188 (2.80%) SAP Fiori
6 182 (2.71%) REST
6 182 (2.71%) SOAP
7 166 (2.47%) SAP PI
8 163 (2.42%) EDI
9 155 (2.31%) CSS
10 149 (2.22%) Middleware
11 138 (2.05%) BAPI
12 129 (1.92%) Spring
13 115 (1.71%) SAP Basis
14 108 (1.61%) SAPUI5
15 103 (1.53%) J2EE
16 95 (1.41%) JSON
17 94 (1.40%) AngularJS
18 93 (1.38%) ASP.NET
19 90 (1.34%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 647 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 257 (3.82%) FMCG
3 180 (2.68%) Computer Science
4 168 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 133 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 118 (1.76%) User Experience
7 86 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 76 (1.13%) Mobile App
9 61 (0.91%) PMI
10 56 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 44 (0.65%) e-Learning
12 42 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 37 (0.55%) AS400
14 28 (0.42%) Data Structures
14 28 (0.42%) Fintech
14 28 (0.42%) iPad
15 27 (0.40%) EPoS
16 26 (0.39%) Algorithms
16 26 (0.39%) Social Media
17 22 (0.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 283 (4.21%) Windows
2 238 (3.54%) Linux
3 167 (2.48%) Unix
4 78 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 50 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 46 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 34 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (0.46%) Android
8 31 (0.46%) Windows 10
9 30 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (0.36%) CentOS
12 15 (0.22%) VMS
13 13 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 11 (0.16%) Debian
15 11 (0.16%) HPUX
15 11 (0.16%) OS/400
16 8 (0.12%) Solaris
16 8 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1555 (23.13%) Business Intelligence
2 1236 (18.39%) ERP
3 1109 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 820 (12.20%) Project Management
5 806 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
6 761 (11.32%) CRM
7 641 (9.54%) Programme Management
8 549 (8.17%) Digital Marketing
9 471 (7.01%) Logistics
10 460 (6.84%) ITIL
11 395 (5.88%) Business Analysis
12 391 (5.82%) Change Management
13 390 (5.80%) SAP Implementation
14 326 (4.85%) Migration
15 324 (4.82%) PRINCE2
16 310 (4.61%) E-Commerce
17 299 (4.45%) Analytics
18 295 (4.39%) Business Development
19 281 (4.18%) Translating Business Requirements
20 280 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 797 (11.86%) SQL
2 771 (11.47%) ABAP
3 644 (9.58%) Java
4 266 (3.96%) C#
5 249 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 153 (2.28%) Python
7 108 (1.61%) C
8 106 (1.58%) C++
9 99 (1.47%) T-SQL
10 82 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 79 (1.18%) SAPscript
12 78 (1.16%) VBA
13 57 (0.85%) VB
14 53 (0.79%) R
15 51 (0.76%) PowerShell
16 49 (0.73%) Ruby
17 48 (0.71%) VB.NET
18 38 (0.57%) Shell Script
19 36 (0.54%) PHP
20 35 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 693 (10.31%) Degree
2 183 (2.72%) Security Cleared
3 122 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 93 (1.38%) PMI Certification
5 92 (1.37%) ACCA
6 91 (1.35%) ISEB
7 86 (1.28%) CCA
8 75 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 72 (1.07%) CIMA
10 70 (1.04%) PMP
11 67 (1.00%) SAP Certification
12 60 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
13 44 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 41 (0.61%) CISA
15 38 (0.57%) CISSP
16 33 (0.49%) MBA
17 30 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (0.42%) CISM
19 26 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 20 (0.30%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (3.02%) QA
2 133 (1.98%) SLA
3 123 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 56 (0.83%) PMO
5 46 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 18 (0.27%) COBIT
9 17 (0.25%) ISO 9001
10 12 (0.18%) GxP
11 9 (0.13%) IFRS
12 7 (0.10%) PMBOK
13 5 (0.074%) Cyber Essentials
13 5 (0.074%) ISO22301
13 5 (0.074%) P3O
14 4 (0.060%) IFRS 9
15 3 (0.045%) SDET
16 2 (0.030%) GDPR
16 2 (0.030%) ISO27002
16 2 (0.030%) SEPA
System Software
1 139 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 67 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (0.57%) Docker
4 22 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
5 19 (0.28%) vSphere
6 13 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.18%) NFS
7 12 (0.18%) Squid
8 7 (0.10%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.089%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.089%) iptables
9 6 (0.089%) Postfix
9 6 (0.089%) Samba
10 5 (0.074%) XenApp
10 5 (0.074%) XenServer
11 4 (0.060%) Cronacle
11 4 (0.060%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.060%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 49 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 43 (0.64%) Puppet
3 33 (0.49%) Nagios
3 33 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (0.39%) Ansible
5 18 (0.27%) SCCM
6 16 (0.24%) SCOM
7 12 (0.18%) MOM
7 12 (0.18%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.15%) Backup Exec
9 8 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
9 8 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.12%) Perfmon
10 7 (0.10%) Nmap
10 7 (0.10%) Terraform
10 7 (0.10%) WSUS
10 7 (0.10%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.089%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.089%) Kibana
12 5 (0.074%) Mesos
Vendors
1 895 (13.31%) Oracle
2 721 (10.73%) Microsoft
3 194 (2.89%) Sage
4 182 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
5 169 (2.51%) hybris
6 155 (2.31%) Ariba
7 144 (2.14%) Infor
8 143 (2.13%) IBM
9 140 (2.08%) JD Edwards
10 138 (2.05%) HP
11 124 (1.84%) VMware
12 115 (1.71%) Cognos
13 104 (1.55%) Workday
14 99 (1.47%) Epicor
15 91 (1.35%) Tableau
16 79 (1.18%) Adobe
17 67 (1.00%) Cisco
18 64 (0.95%) Informatica
19 61 (0.91%) Apple
20 59 (0.88%) JDA
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