Period
to 24 August 2017

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 6 months to 24 August 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.

SAP
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 76 69
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 -3
Permanent jobs citing SAP 8529 7460 8812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.85% 3.80% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category 10.90% 8.56% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5529 5316 6714
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 78239 87109 100490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.36% 46.40%
Number of salaries quoted 60776 70815 81213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in the UK

SAP
Top 17 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 6 months to 24 August 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 +12 7894 £55,000 - 440
UK excluding London +13 5189 £50,000 - 287
London +34 2586 £60,000 - 152
South East +38 1488 £55,000 +4.76% 70
North of England +12 1464 £50,000 - 65
North West +2 925 £52,500 +9.38% 39
South West +24 787 £47,500 +5.56% 62
Midlands -1 730 £50,000 -4.76% 38
East of England -17 562 £50,000 -4.76% 39
West Midlands +1 479 £55,000 +4.76% 26
Yorkshire +49 409 £45,000 - 19
East Midlands -13 236 £41,500 -20.57% 11
Scotland +5 139 £50,000 -9.09% 6
North East +3 130 £50,000 -16.67% 7
Wales +10 101 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Northern Ireland -16 8 £36,750 -18.33% 1
Isle of Man - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 3585 (42.03%) Finance
2 2700 (31.66%) Business Intelligence
3 2582 (30.27%) Manufacturing
4 2014 (23.61%) Marketing
5 1942 (22.77%) Programme Management
6 1913 (22.43%) Telecoms
7 1843 (21.61%) Electronics
8 1839 (21.56%) Digital Marketing
9 1397 (16.38%) ERP
10 1271 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
11 1245 (14.60%) SQL
12 1104 (12.94%) Oracle
13 1032 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 1001 (11.74%) Java
15 973 (11.41%) Project Management
16 962 (11.28%) Degree
17 942 (11.04%) Microsoft
18 910 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
19 868 (10.18%) Retail
20 795 (9.32%) SAP FI
21 748 (8.77%) SAP CO
22 739 (8.66%) SAP FI/CO
23 718 (8.42%) SQL Server
24 714 (8.37%) SAP HANA
25 688 (8.07%) ABAP
26 687 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
27 644 (7.55%) SAP MM
28 643 (7.54%) CRM
29 613 (7.19%) JavaScript
30 596 (6.99%) SAP BW

SAP
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
1 166 (1.95%) NetWeaver
2 161 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 123 (1.44%) Apache Spark
4 115 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 115 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 107 (1.25%) SAS
6 105 (1.23%) JBoss
7 96 (1.13%) CMS
8 86 (1.01%) Confluence
9 83 (0.97%) Mule
10 82 (0.96%) WebSphere
11 78 (0.91%) IIS
12 69 (0.81%) Mule ESB
13 64 (0.75%) Apache
14 53 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
15 37 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
16 21 (0.25%) MS Exchange
17 20 (0.23%) SAP Portal
18 18 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
18 18 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 307 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 297 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 106 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 94 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
5 41 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.40%) SPSS
7 32 (0.38%) FileZilla
8 19 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.094%) Photoshop
11 8 (0.094%) Windchill
12 7 (0.082%) Autodesk Inventor
13 4 (0.047%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.023%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.023%) InVision
14 2 (0.023%) Maya
14 2 (0.023%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.012%) InfoPath
15 1 (0.012%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 795 (9.32%) SAP FI
2 748 (8.77%) SAP CO
3 739 (8.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 644 (7.55%) SAP MM
5 565 (6.62%) SAP SD
6 546 (6.40%) SAP S/4HANA
7 415 (4.87%) SAP ERP
8 240 (2.81%) SAP BPC
9 226 (2.65%) SAP Hybris
10 209 (2.45%) SAP PP
11 188 (2.20%) SAP CRM
12 185 (2.17%) SAP SCM
13 181 (2.12%) SAP Retail
14 173 (2.03%) SAP WM
15 150 (1.76%) SAP HR
16 146 (1.71%) SAP Business One
17 137 (1.61%) SAP SRM
18 134 (1.57%) SAP HCM
19 130 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
20 121 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 493 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
2 341 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 281 (3.29%) SuccessFactors
4 251 (2.94%) SaaS
5 138 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 85 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 71 (0.83%) IaaS
8 61 (0.72%) Office 365
9 54 (0.63%) PaaS
10 45 (0.53%) GitHub
11 43 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
12 38 (0.45%) Force.com
13 28 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
14 22 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
15 21 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 20 (0.23%) Boomi
16 20 (0.23%) Google Analytics
16 20 (0.23%) Google Play
17 19 (0.22%) iPaaS
17 19 (0.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 92 (1.08%) FTP
2 87 (1.02%) HTTP
3 72 (0.84%) Internet
4 52 (0.61%) WAN
5 46 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 46 (0.54%) VPN
6 45 (0.53%) Firewall
7 43 (0.50%) LAN
8 42 (0.49%) SMTP
9 30 (0.35%) DNS
10 25 (0.29%) AMQP
10 25 (0.29%) SAN
11 24 (0.28%) SSL
12 23 (0.27%) DHCP
13 19 (0.22%) MPLS
13 19 (0.22%) VLAN
14 17 (0.20%) Intranet
15 15 (0.18%) LDAP
16 14 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 718 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 714 (8.37%) SAP HANA
3 687 (8.05%) BusinessObjects
4 596 (6.99%) SAP BW
5 367 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
6 317 (3.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 288 (3.38%) Big Data
8 261 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 229 (2.68%) NoSQL
10 228 (2.67%) Hadoop
11 217 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 192 (2.25%) MySQL
13 187 (2.19%) SAP Data Services
14 181 (2.12%) MongoDB
15 177 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 144 (1.69%) QlikView
17 123 (1.44%) Oracle Database
18 113 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
19 112 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
20 101 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 306 (3.59%) Git (software)
2 304 (3.56%) JIRA
3 165 (1.93%) JUnit
4 157 (1.84%) Jenkins
5 96 (1.13%) Selenium
6 88 (1.03%) LSMW
7 84 (0.98%) IntelliJ
8 82 (0.96%) Visual Studio
9 68 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 63 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 59 (0.69%) eCATT
11 59 (0.69%) Eclipse
12 56 (0.66%) HP UFT
13 54 (0.63%) Cucumber
14 48 (0.56%) LoadRunner
15 43 (0.50%) Subversion
16 36 (0.42%) gulp
16 36 (0.42%) Maven
17 35 (0.41%) Mercurial
18 34 (0.40%) Grunt
General
1 3585 (42.03%) Finance
2 2582 (30.27%) Manufacturing
3 2014 (23.61%) Marketing
4 1913 (22.43%) Telecoms
5 1843 (21.61%) Electronics
6 868 (10.18%) Retail
7 281 (3.29%) Banking
8 218 (2.56%) Billing
9 202 (2.37%) Legal
10 129 (1.51%) Automotive
11 107 (1.25%) Publishing
12 104 (1.22%) General Ledger
13 97 (1.14%) Back Office
14 95 (1.11%) Advertising
15 78 (0.91%) German Language
16 74 (0.87%) Investment Banking
17 62 (0.73%) Retail Banking
18 57 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
19 54 (0.63%) Games
20 47 (0.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2280 (26.73%) Consultant
2 1823 (21.37%) SAP Consultant
3 1554 (18.22%) Analyst
4 1315 (15.42%) Developer
5 833 (9.77%) SAP Analyst
6 756 (8.86%) Architect
7 537 (6.30%) Business Analyst
8 533 (6.25%) SAP Manager
9 380 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
10 359 (4.21%) SAP Business Analyst
11 354 (4.15%) SAP Architect
12 331 (3.88%) Project Manager
13 291 (3.41%) SAP MM Consultant
14 255 (2.99%) SAP FI Consultant
15 246 (2.88%) Java Developer
15 246 (2.88%) SAP Developer
16 244 (2.86%) SAP CO Consultant
17 243 (2.85%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
17 243 (2.85%) SAP Support
18 228 (2.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (6.35%) .NET
2 509 (5.97%) HTML
3 419 (4.91%) XML
4 400 (4.69%) CSS
5 371 (4.35%) Web Services
6 299 (3.51%) REST
7 294 (3.45%) Spring
8 281 (3.29%) JSON
9 272 (3.19%) SOAP
10 208 (2.44%) EDI
11 198 (2.32%) IDoc
12 191 (2.24%) AngularJS
12 191 (2.24%) jQuery
13 186 (2.18%) HTML5
14 170 (1.99%) ASP.NET
15 168 (1.97%) RESTful
16 167 (1.96%) Hibernate
17 145 (1.70%) SAP Fiori
18 137 (1.61%) J2EE
19 130 (1.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 910 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 261 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 260 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 253 (2.97%) FMCG
5 167 (1.96%) User Experience
6 141 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
7 136 (1.59%) NHS
8 135 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
8 135 (1.58%) Mobile App
9 103 (1.21%) Data Structures
10 93 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 82 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 62 (0.73%) Public Cloud
13 60 (0.70%) Data Centre
14 59 (0.69%) Driving Licence
15 47 (0.55%) Life Science
15 47 (0.55%) SWIFT
16 46 (0.54%) Social Media
17 45 (0.53%) Fintech
18 40 (0.47%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 472 (5.53%) Linux
2 436 (5.11%) Windows
3 246 (2.88%) Unix
4 101 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 74 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 71 (0.83%) Android
7 57 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (0.38%) Windows 10
11 30 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 22 (0.26%) Ubuntu
13 16 (0.19%) Mac OS X
14 15 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.13%) CentOS
17 9 (0.11%) HPUX
17 9 (0.11%) Windows 8
18 8 (0.094%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.070%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2700 (31.66%) Business Intelligence
2 1942 (22.77%) Programme Management
3 1839 (21.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1397 (16.38%) ERP
5 1271 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
6 1032 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 973 (11.41%) Project Management
8 643 (7.54%) CRM
9 533 (6.25%) Scrum
10 493 (5.78%) Logistics
11 464 (5.44%) Analytics
12 461 (5.41%) Business Development
13 446 (5.23%) ITIL
14 426 (4.99%) Coaching
15 424 (4.97%) Migration
16 423 (4.96%) E-Commerce
17 400 (4.69%) Change Management
18 392 (4.60%) SAP Implementation
19 388 (4.55%) Business Analysis
20 383 (4.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1245 (14.60%) SQL
2 1001 (11.74%) Java
3 688 (8.07%) ABAP
4 613 (7.19%) JavaScript
5 478 (5.60%) Python
6 455 (5.33%) C#
7 217 (2.54%) C++
8 194 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 153 (1.79%) Ruby
9 153 (1.79%) Shell Script
10 121 (1.42%) PHP
11 107 (1.25%) C
12 98 (1.15%) PL/SQL
13 82 (0.96%) Go
14 79 (0.93%) VBA
15 75 (0.88%) R
16 70 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 64 (0.75%) SAPscript
18 61 (0.72%) Perl
19 42 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 962 (11.28%) Degree
2 235 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 192 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 115 (1.35%) CIMA
5 104 (1.22%) ACCA
6 96 (1.13%) ISTQB
7 91 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 71 (0.83%) SAP Certification
9 66 (0.77%) ISEB
10 55 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 49 (0.57%) CISSP
12 48 (0.56%) PMP
13 46 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
14 44 (0.52%) PMI Certification
15 41 (0.48%) Master's Degree
15 41 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 39 (0.46%) CISA
16 39 (0.46%) PhD
17 36 (0.42%) CCA
17 36 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (2.50%) QA
2 195 (2.29%) SLA
3 181 (2.12%) Data Quality
4 63 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 54 (0.63%) PMO
6 41 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 34 (0.40%) GxP
8 32 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 23 (0.27%) GCP
10 22 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 13 (0.15%) COBIT
12 10 (0.12%) RMADS
13 9 (0.11%) RosettaNet
14 7 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 6 (0.070%) Cyber Essentials
16 4 (0.047%) DO-254
16 4 (0.047%) FATCA
16 4 (0.047%) GDPR
16 4 (0.047%) MiFID
16 4 (0.047%) WCAG
System Software
1 184 (2.16%) Docker
2 129 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 71 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 21 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (0.25%) vSphere
6 17 (0.20%) XenApp
7 14 (0.16%) KVM
8 13 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 13 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (0.15%) XenServer
9 12 (0.14%) Cronacle
10 9 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.070%) NFS
12 6 (0.070%) Samba
12 6 (0.070%) Squid
12 6 (0.070%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (0.059%) HDFS
13 5 (0.059%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 152 (1.78%) Puppet
2 139 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 138 (1.62%) Ansible
4 104 (1.22%) Kubernetes
5 50 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 38 (0.45%) Mesos
7 34 (0.40%) Terraform
8 26 (0.30%) Grafana
9 21 (0.25%) Nagios
10 19 (0.22%) Packer
11 17 (0.20%) Kibana
11 17 (0.20%) logstash
11 17 (0.20%) Prometheus
11 17 (0.20%) Zipkin
12 15 (0.18%) Backup Exec
13 14 (0.16%) RSA Archer
13 14 (0.16%) WSUS
14 13 (0.15%) Oozie
14 13 (0.15%) ZABBIX
15 12 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1104 (12.94%) Oracle
2 942 (11.04%) Microsoft
3 289 (3.39%) hybris
4 207 (2.43%) Ariba
5 191 (2.24%) IBM
6 189 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 180 (2.11%) Tableau
8 178 (2.09%) Google
9 175 (2.05%) Sage
10 173 (2.03%) JD Edwards
11 157 (1.84%) Cognos
12 134 (1.57%) Infor
13 121 (1.42%) Epicor
14 114 (1.34%) VMware
15 101 (1.18%) HP
16 98 (1.15%) Informatica
17 97 (1.14%) Apple
18 85 (1.00%) Workday
19 79 (0.93%) Citrix
20 71 (0.83%) Adobe