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 28 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.

SAP
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 69 66
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SAP 3285 4310 4411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.86% 4.15% 4.08%
As % of the Vendors category 8.79% 9.03% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2264 3215 3180
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,180 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £81,500
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 37362 47746 51016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.92% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30028 38981 41150
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 28 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 28 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 3056 £52,750 -4.09% 517
London -7 885 £57,500 -4.16% 189
South East +19 711 £52,500 -4.54% 93
North West -10 254 £50,000 - 40
West Midlands -4 247 £55,000 +10.00% 28
East of England -33 247 £53,001 +0.95% 35
Surrey +18 226 £60,000 -4.00% 13
South West -9 219 £50,000 -4.76% 55
Yorkshire +12 203 £47,000 +4.44% 20
Manchester +2 192 £52,500 -4.54% 29
Berkshire -2 156 £55,000 +4.76% 23
Egham 0 147 £67,500 -10.00%
Hampshire +23 141 £52,500 -4.54% 16
East Midlands -21 108 £47,500 - 22
City of London -12 99 £55,000 -10.20% 21
West Yorkshire +18 98 £52,500 +10.52% 11
Cambridgeshire -15 96 £46,000 +6.05% 19
Birmingham +4 88 £55,000 +15.78% 13
Hertfordshire -40 88 £57,375 -1.92% 7
Bristol +15 69 £45,000 - 26
West Sussex +10 59 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Gloucestershire -6 57 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Cambridge -7 55 £45,000 - 11
Leeds +12 49 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Wiltshire -16 46 £50,990 -2.87% 16
North East -2 40 £57,500 +15.00% 7
Staffordshire +41 37 £62,500 +85.18% 2
Portsmouth +23 34 £60,000 +2.12% 2
Oxfordshire +21 34 £53,750 -4.44% 11
Essex +20 33 £52,500 +5.00% 5

For the 6 months to 28 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 2200 (33.13%) Finance
2 1528 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
3 1222 (18.40%) ERP
4 1217 (18.33%) Manufacturing
5 1089 (16.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 889 (13.39%) Oracle
7 805 (12.12%) SQL
8 794 (11.96%) Project Management
8 794 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
9 748 (11.27%) CRM
10 746 (11.23%) ABAP
11 745 (11.22%) BusinessObjects
12 719 (10.83%) Microsoft
13 700 (10.54%) SAP FI
14 695 (10.47%) Degree
15 691 (10.41%) Marketing
16 684 (10.30%) Retail
17 666 (10.03%) SAP HANA
18 644 (9.70%) SAP BW
19 640 (9.64%) Java
20 636 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
21 635 (9.56%) Programme Management
21 635 (9.56%) SAP CO
22 634 (9.55%) SAP FI/CO
23 593 (8.93%) Telecoms
24 568 (8.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
25 556 (8.37%) SQL Server
26 548 (8.25%) SAP SD
27 542 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
28 537 (8.09%) Electronics

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
1 183 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 172 (2.59%) NetWeaver
3 81 (1.22%) SAS
4 72 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 69 (1.04%) JBoss
6 65 (0.98%) Mule
7 62 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 59 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
9 50 (0.75%) Mule ESB
10 49 (0.74%) WebSphere
11 38 (0.57%) IIS
12 35 (0.53%) Apache Spark
13 33 (0.50%) Apache
14 32 (0.48%) SAP Portal
15 31 (0.47%) CMS
16 29 (0.44%) Confluence
17 28 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
18 27 (0.41%) MS Exchange
19 17 (0.26%) WebLogic
20 15 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 410 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 205 (3.09%) MS Office
3 81 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (0.90%) MS Project
5 34 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 33 (0.50%) SPSS
7 9 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.090%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.075%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.045%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.045%) CATIA
11 3 (0.045%) SOLIDWORKS
11 3 (0.045%) Windchill
12 2 (0.030%) Simulink
13 1 (0.015%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.015%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.015%) Siemens NX
13 1 (0.015%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 700 (10.54%) SAP FI
2 635 (9.56%) SAP CO
3 634 (9.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 568 (8.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 548 (8.25%) SAP SD
6 528 (7.95%) SAP MM
7 393 (5.92%) SAP ERP
8 285 (4.29%) SAP BPC
9 268 (4.04%) SAP S/4HANA
10 263 (3.96%) SAP HR
11 260 (3.92%) SAP CRM
12 237 (3.57%) SAP SCM
13 232 (3.49%) SAP PP
14 179 (2.70%) SAP WM
15 177 (2.67%) SAP HCM
16 166 (2.50%) SAP Business One
17 162 (2.44%) SAP Retail
18 149 (2.24%) SAP QM
19 145 (2.18%) SAP PM
20 139 (2.09%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 265 (3.99%) SuccessFactors
2 181 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 179 (2.70%) SaaS
4 112 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 71 (1.07%) Office 365
6 48 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 37 (0.56%) PaaS
8 28 (0.42%) Boomi
9 19 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (0.24%) Force.com
11 15 (0.23%) IaaS
12 10 (0.15%) Silverpop
13 9 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.14%) FinancialForce.com
14 7 (0.11%) Yammer
15 6 (0.090%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (0.090%) GitHub
15 6 (0.090%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.090%) Heroku
15 6 (0.090%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 88 (1.33%) HTTP
2 81 (1.22%) Internet
3 67 (1.01%) Firewall
4 43 (0.65%) LDAP
5 39 (0.59%) WAN
6 38 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 34 (0.51%) LAN
8 33 (0.50%) DNS
9 30 (0.45%) FTP
9 30 (0.45%) VPN
10 25 (0.38%) DHCP
11 24 (0.36%) Intranet
12 22 (0.33%) SAN
12 22 (0.33%) SSH
13 20 (0.30%) Network Security
14 12 (0.18%) iSCSI
15 11 (0.17%) SNMP
15 11 (0.17%) tcpdump
16 10 (0.15%) Kerberos
16 10 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 745 (11.22%) BusinessObjects
2 666 (10.03%) SAP HANA
3 644 (9.70%) SAP BW
4 556 (8.37%) SQL Server
5 385 (5.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 310 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
7 162 (2.44%) Big Data
8 160 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 158 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
10 132 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 106 (1.60%) MySQL
12 105 (1.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 102 (1.54%) QlikView
14 99 (1.49%) NoSQL
15 93 (1.40%) Relational Database
16 92 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
17 88 (1.33%) GIS
18 80 (1.20%) Hadoop
19 76 (1.14%) Oracle Database
20 74 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 163 (2.45%) JIRA
2 135 (2.03%) Git (software)
3 84 (1.27%) LSMW
4 77 (1.16%) JUnit
5 71 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 66 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 51 (0.77%) IntelliJ
8 41 (0.62%) HP UFT
9 39 (0.59%) Visual Studio
10 35 (0.53%) Selenium
11 34 (0.51%) Subversion
12 32 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 30 (0.45%) Maven
14 29 (0.44%) LoadRunner
14 29 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
15 25 (0.38%) Cucumber
16 23 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
17 20 (0.30%) JMeter
18 19 (0.29%) Gradle
19 17 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 2200 (33.13%) Finance
2 1217 (18.33%) Manufacturing
3 691 (10.41%) Marketing
4 684 (10.30%) Retail
5 593 (8.93%) Telecoms
6 537 (8.09%) Electronics
7 178 (2.68%) Banking
8 152 (2.29%) Legal
9 117 (1.76%) Billing
10 100 (1.51%) Advertising
11 85 (1.28%) Publishing
12 76 (1.14%) German Language
13 75 (1.13%) Automotive
13 75 (1.13%) Back Office
14 60 (0.90%) General Ledger
15 50 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
16 44 (0.66%) Law
17 39 (0.59%) Local Government
18 37 (0.56%) French Language
19 30 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1918 (28.89%) Consultant
2 1575 (23.72%) SAP Consultant
3 1463 (22.03%) Analyst
4 819 (12.33%) SAP Analyst
5 694 (10.45%) Developer
6 551 (8.30%) Architect
7 489 (7.36%) SAP Manager
8 368 (5.54%) Business Analyst
9 360 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
10 316 (4.76%) SAP Developer
11 314 (4.73%) Project Manager
12 313 (4.71%) Senior Consultant
13 285 (4.29%) SAP FI Consultant
14 272 (4.10%) SAP CO Consultant
14 272 (4.10%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 272 (4.10%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 249 (3.75%) SAP Architect
16 228 (3.43%) SAP Business Analyst
17 194 (2.92%) SAP Support
18 191 (2.88%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (4.34%) .NET
2 270 (4.07%) XML
3 259 (3.90%) Web Services
4 237 (3.57%) HTML
5 185 (2.79%) REST
6 183 (2.76%) SOAP
7 182 (2.74%) SAP Fiori
8 163 (2.45%) SAP PI
9 162 (2.44%) EDI
10 154 (2.32%) CSS
11 141 (2.12%) Middleware
12 135 (2.03%) BAPI
13 130 (1.96%) Spring
14 113 (1.70%) SAP Basis
15 105 (1.58%) J2EE
16 102 (1.54%) SAPUI5
17 96 (1.45%) AngularJS
18 95 (1.43%) JSON
19 91 (1.37%) ASP.NET
20 86 (1.30%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 636 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 250 (3.77%) FMCG
3 173 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 161 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 135 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
6 113 (1.70%) User Experience
7 88 (1.33%) Data Centre
8 75 (1.13%) Mobile App
9 55 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 51 (0.77%) PMI
11 44 (0.66%) e-Learning
12 41 (0.62%) Driving Licence
13 37 (0.56%) AS400
14 30 (0.45%) Data Structures
15 28 (0.42%) EPoS
16 27 (0.41%) Fintech
16 27 (0.41%) iPad
17 26 (0.39%) Algorithms
17 26 (0.39%) Social Media
18 22 (0.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 280 (4.22%) Windows
2 236 (3.55%) Linux
3 167 (2.52%) Unix
4 78 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 46 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 46 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 35 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (0.47%) Windows 10
8 30 (0.45%) Android
8 30 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (0.33%) CentOS
11 14 (0.21%) VMS
11 14 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (0.18%) HPUX
13 11 (0.17%) OS/400
13 11 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.15%) Debian
15 8 (0.12%) Solaris
15 8 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1528 (23.01%) Business Intelligence
2 1222 (18.40%) ERP
3 1089 (16.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 794 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
4 794 (11.96%) Project Management
5 748 (11.27%) CRM
6 635 (9.56%) Programme Management
7 542 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
8 463 (6.97%) Logistics
9 449 (6.76%) ITIL
10 394 (5.93%) Business Analysis
11 389 (5.86%) SAP Implementation
12 384 (5.78%) Change Management
13 323 (4.86%) Migration
14 316 (4.76%) PRINCE2
15 305 (4.59%) E-Commerce
16 290 (4.37%) Analytics
16 290 (4.37%) Business Development
17 283 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
18 273 (4.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 805 (12.12%) SQL
2 746 (11.23%) ABAP
3 640 (9.64%) Java
4 261 (3.93%) C#
5 248 (3.73%) JavaScript
6 153 (2.30%) Python
7 105 (1.58%) C
8 104 (1.57%) C++
9 98 (1.48%) T-SQL
10 85 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 77 (1.16%) SAPscript
12 74 (1.11%) VBA
13 57 (0.86%) VB
14 50 (0.75%) R
14 50 (0.75%) Ruby
15 47 (0.71%) PowerShell
16 43 (0.65%) VB.NET
17 40 (0.60%) Shell Script
18 35 (0.53%) Bash Shell
19 33 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 695 (10.47%) Degree
2 182 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 121 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 93 (1.40%) ISEB
5 92 (1.39%) ACCA
6 85 (1.28%) CCA
7 84 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 76 (1.14%) ISTQB
9 73 (1.10%) CIMA
10 68 (1.02%) PMP
11 63 (0.95%) SAP Certification
12 60 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
13 44 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 39 (0.59%) CISA
15 36 (0.54%) CISSP
16 33 (0.50%) MBA
17 31 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
18 26 (0.39%) CISM
18 26 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 18 (0.27%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (3.04%) QA
2 132 (1.99%) SLA
3 122 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 51 (0.77%) PMO
5 45 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (0.32%) PCI DSS
8 17 (0.26%) COBIT
8 17 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.17%) GxP
10 8 (0.12%) IFRS
11 7 (0.11%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.075%) Cyber Essentials
12 5 (0.075%) ISO22301
12 5 (0.075%) P3O
13 3 (0.045%) GCP
13 3 (0.045%) IFRS 9
13 3 (0.045%) SDET
14 2 (0.030%) GDPR
14 2 (0.030%) SEPA
System Software
1 132 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 65 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (0.59%) Docker
4 23 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 19 (0.29%) vSphere
6 13 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.18%) NFS
7 12 (0.18%) Squid
8 9 (0.14%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.090%) iptables
9 6 (0.090%) Postfix
9 6 (0.090%) Samba
10 5 (0.075%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.075%) XenApp
10 5 (0.075%) XenServer
11 4 (0.060%) Cronacle
11 4 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.060%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 43 (0.65%) Puppet
3 33 (0.50%) Nagios
3 33 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (0.39%) Ansible
5 18 (0.27%) SCCM
6 16 (0.24%) SCOM
7 12 (0.18%) MOM
8 11 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 10 (0.15%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
11 7 (0.11%) HP SiteScope
11 7 (0.11%) Nmap
11 7 (0.11%) Perfmon
11 7 (0.11%) Terraform
11 7 (0.11%) WSUS
11 7 (0.11%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.090%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.090%) Kibana
13 5 (0.075%) Netcool
Vendors
1 889 (13.39%) Oracle
2 719 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 199 (3.00%) Sage
4 187 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 172 (2.59%) hybris
6 160 (2.41%) Ariba
7 144 (2.17%) Infor
8 142 (2.14%) IBM
9 141 (2.12%) JD Edwards
10 138 (2.08%) HP
11 122 (1.84%) VMware
12 113 (1.70%) Cognos
13 107 (1.61%) Workday
14 100 (1.51%) Epicor
15 89 (1.34%) Tableau
16 79 (1.19%) Adobe
17 66 (0.99%) Cisco
18 65 (0.98%) Informatica
19 60 (0.90%) JDA
20 59 (0.89%) Apple
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
KEYRESOURCE
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Car, benefits, bonus, training bud
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Car Allow, Health Ins.
Posted: 9 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Investigo
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Sign-on bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 40 - 60K + Car + 20% Bonus + 8% pe
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 45 - 65K + Car + 10 - 15% B = 8% P
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Investigo
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Sign-on bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
North London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Shares
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £34500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago