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 30 May 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
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 76 71
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Permanent jobs citing SAP 3701 3690 4317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.33% 3.76% 3.99%
As % of the Vendors category 9.70% 8.41% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2542 2662 3136
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 £37,500 £35,840
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% +1.98%  

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 38161 43864 50844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.62% 44.67% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30575 35702 40805
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +5 3451 £52,500 -4.54% 462
London +27 1167 £60,000 - 154
South East +38 649 £52,500 +5.00% 57
North West +1 359 £52,500 +10.52% 65
South West 0 300 £47,500 +5.55% 62
Manchester +12 258 £52,500 +1.94% 42
East of England -33 251 £43,000 -19.62% 38
West Midlands -6 218 £55,000 +4.26% 13
Yorkshire +54 204 £45,000 - 25
Surrey +39 201 £60,000 - 11
Berkshire +12 143 £62,250 +18.57% 14
Cambridgeshire -3 131 £43,000 -12.69% 14
Bristol +15 116 £47,500 +5.55% 36
City of London +63 113 £59,500 -3.25% 20
East Midlands -15 113 £41,500 -17.00% 25
Hampshire +31 112 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Egham +1 107 £67,500 +141.07% 3
West Yorkshire +57 98 £54,500 +36.25% 14
Cambridge +33 91 £42,000 -30.00% 8
Gloucestershire +8 79 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Birmingham -5 62 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Wiltshire 0 61 £51,745 +3.49% 12
Leeds +52 59 £55,000 +34.14% 6
Buckinghamshire -7 58 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Hertfordshire -59 53 £60,000 +9.09% 6
West Sussex +21 51 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Scotland -8 49 £50,000 -0.99% 4
South Yorkshire +25 47 £45,000 -14.28% 7
North East -10 47 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Milton Keynes -5 43 £45,000 -30.76% 2

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 2497 (35.43%) Finance
2 1825 (25.89%) Business Intelligence
3 1538 (21.82%) Manufacturing
4 1235 (17.52%) ERP
5 1075 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1058 (15.01%) Marketing
7 1020 (14.47%) Programme Management
8 982 (13.93%) Telecoms
9 955 (13.55%) Oracle
10 954 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
11 934 (13.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 919 (13.04%) Electronics
13 911 (12.93%) SQL
14 906 (12.85%) Digital Marketing
15 807 (11.45%) Project Management
16 772 (10.95%) Microsoft
17 743 (10.54%) BusinessObjects
18 730 (10.36%) Java
19 724 (10.27%) CRM
20 705 (10.00%) Retail
21 704 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
22 698 (9.90%) SAP FI
23 687 (9.75%) SAP HANA
24 682 (9.68%) Degree
25 668 (9.48%) SQL Server
26 652 (9.25%) SAP CO
27 648 (9.19%) SAP FI/CO
28 643 (9.12%) ABAP
29 608 (8.63%) SAP BW
30 580 (8.23%) SAP SD

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
1 173 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 164 (2.33%) NetWeaver
3 105 (1.49%) SAS
4 102 (1.45%) JBoss
5 101 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 97 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 81 (1.15%) Mule
8 63 (0.89%) Mule ESB
9 61 (0.87%) CMS
10 58 (0.82%) WebSphere
11 56 (0.79%) Confluence
12 53 (0.75%) IIS
13 52 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
14 51 (0.72%) Apache Spark
15 43 (0.61%) Apache
16 31 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
17 29 (0.41%) SAP Portal
18 21 (0.30%) MS Exchange
19 18 (0.26%) OpenStack
20 11 (0.16%) Gentran
Applications
1 301 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 251 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
3 84 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 66 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
5 35 (0.50%) SPSS
6 30 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 17 (0.24%) FileZilla
8 12 (0.17%) Photoshop
9 11 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.099%) Windchill
11 6 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
12 4 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.028%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.014%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.014%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 934 (13.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 698 (9.90%) SAP FI
3 652 (9.25%) SAP CO
4 648 (9.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 580 (8.23%) SAP SD
6 577 (8.19%) SAP MM
7 419 (5.94%) SAP ERP
8 326 (4.63%) SAP S/4HANA
9 252 (3.58%) SAP BPC
10 248 (3.52%) SAP CRM
11 208 (2.95%) SAP PP
12 203 (2.88%) SAP HR
13 200 (2.84%) SAP Hybris
14 194 (2.75%) SAP WM
15 185 (2.62%) SAP SCM
16 162 (2.30%) SAP QM
17 160 (2.27%) SAP Business One
18 159 (2.26%) SAP Retail
19 138 (1.96%) SAP HCM
20 121 (1.72%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 284 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 271 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
3 183 (2.60%) SaaS
4 181 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 81 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 52 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 50 (0.71%) Office 365
8 42 (0.60%) PaaS
9 38 (0.54%) IaaS
10 25 (0.35%) Boomi
11 18 (0.26%) Force.com
12 16 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
13 15 (0.21%) Silverpop
14 13 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
14 13 (0.18%) GitHub
15 12 (0.17%) Yammer
16 9 (0.13%) Google Analytics
16 9 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
17 8 (0.11%) Intacct
18 7 (0.099%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (1.33%) Internet
2 85 (1.21%) HTTP
3 56 (0.79%) FTP
4 49 (0.70%) Firewall
5 39 (0.55%) WAN
6 34 (0.48%) LAN
7 31 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 29 (0.41%) SMTP
9 28 (0.40%) LDAP
9 28 (0.40%) VPN
10 25 (0.35%) DNS
11 21 (0.30%) DHCP
11 21 (0.30%) Intranet
12 19 (0.27%) SAN
13 16 (0.23%) MPLS
14 14 (0.20%) Network Security
15 12 (0.17%) SSH
16 11 (0.16%) AMQP
16 11 (0.16%) VoIP
17 10 (0.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 743 (10.54%) BusinessObjects
2 687 (9.75%) SAP HANA
3 668 (9.48%) SQL Server
4 608 (8.63%) SAP BW
5 341 (4.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 320 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
7 215 (3.05%) Big Data
8 181 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 167 (2.37%) SAP Data Services
10 160 (2.27%) NoSQL
11 159 (2.26%) Relational Database
12 153 (2.17%) MySQL
13 151 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 135 (1.92%) Hadoop
14 135 (1.92%) MongoDB
15 121 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 111 (1.57%) QlikView
17 107 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
18 101 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
19 80 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 224 (3.18%) JIRA
2 188 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 123 (1.75%) JUnit
4 90 (1.28%) LSMW
5 88 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 82 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 78 (1.11%) IntelliJ
8 61 (0.87%) Selenium
9 56 (0.79%) HP UFT
10 52 (0.74%) Visual Studio
11 49 (0.70%) Subversion
12 39 (0.55%) LoadRunner
13 37 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 30 (0.43%) Eclipse
15 28 (0.40%) Cucumber
15 28 (0.40%) eCATT
16 27 (0.38%) Maven
16 27 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
17 24 (0.34%) Grunt
18 20 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2497 (35.43%) Finance
2 1538 (21.82%) Manufacturing
3 1058 (15.01%) Marketing
4 982 (13.93%) Telecoms
5 919 (13.04%) Electronics
6 705 (10.00%) Retail
7 196 (2.78%) Banking
8 167 (2.37%) Legal
9 154 (2.19%) Billing
10 96 (1.36%) Back Office
11 94 (1.33%) Advertising
12 87 (1.23%) Automotive
13 73 (1.04%) General Ledger
13 73 (1.04%) Publishing
14 65 (0.92%) German Language
15 47 (0.67%) Law
15 47 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 40 (0.57%) Local Government
17 39 (0.55%) Front Office
18 37 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1947 (27.62%) Consultant
2 1554 (22.05%) SAP Consultant
3 1432 (20.32%) Analyst
4 864 (12.26%) Developer
5 788 (11.18%) SAP Analyst
6 632 (8.97%) Architect
7 513 (7.28%) SAP Manager
8 391 (5.55%) Solutions Architect
9 390 (5.53%) Business Analyst
10 326 (4.63%) Project Manager
11 282 (4.00%) SAP FI Consultant
12 274 (3.89%) SAP CO Consultant
12 274 (3.89%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 273 (3.87%) SAP Architect
14 266 (3.77%) Senior Consultant
15 264 (3.75%) SAP Developer
16 253 (3.59%) SAP Business Analyst
17 212 (3.01%) Senior SAP Consultant
18 205 (2.91%) SAP Support
19 199 (2.82%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (5.22%) .NET
2 353 (5.01%) HTML
3 341 (4.84%) XML
4 327 (4.64%) Web Services
5 273 (3.87%) CSS
6 235 (3.33%) SOAP
7 226 (3.21%) REST
8 212 (3.01%) Spring
9 191 (2.71%) EDI
10 187 (2.65%) IDoc
11 183 (2.60%) JSON
12 148 (2.10%) jQuery
13 140 (1.99%) Middleware
13 140 (1.99%) SAP Fiori
14 135 (1.92%) Hibernate
15 134 (1.90%) BAPI
16 133 (1.89%) J2EE
17 122 (1.73%) AngularJS
18 121 (1.72%) SAP PI
19 118 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 704 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
2 279 (3.96%) FMCG
3 191 (2.71%) Management Information System
4 187 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 136 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
6 119 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 103 (1.46%) User Experience
8 82 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 78 (1.11%) Data Centre
10 62 (0.88%) Virtual Team
11 49 (0.70%) Data Structures
11 49 (0.70%) Driving Licence
12 42 (0.60%) Fintech
12 42 (0.60%) NHS
13 37 (0.52%) Life Science
14 36 (0.51%) Public Cloud
15 35 (0.50%) Social Media
15 35 (0.50%) SWIFT
16 33 (0.47%) Algorithms
17 31 (0.44%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 331 (4.70%) Windows
2 308 (4.37%) Linux
3 186 (2.64%) Unix
4 88 (1.25%) Windows Server
5 47 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 35 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 30 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 27 (0.38%) Android
11 25 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (0.21%) CentOS
12 15 (0.21%) HPUX
12 15 (0.21%) VMS
12 15 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.16%) Solaris
14 10 (0.14%) AIX
15 7 (0.099%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.085%) Windows Mobile
17 4 (0.057%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1825 (25.89%) Business Intelligence
2 1235 (17.52%) ERP
3 1075 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1020 (14.47%) Programme Management
5 954 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
6 906 (12.85%) Digital Marketing
7 807 (11.45%) Project Management
8 724 (10.27%) CRM
9 480 (6.81%) Logistics
10 396 (5.62%) ITIL
11 379 (5.38%) E-Commerce
12 378 (5.36%) Business Analysis
13 370 (5.25%) SAP Implementation
14 369 (5.24%) Analytics
14 369 (5.24%) Change Management
15 367 (5.21%) Business Development
15 367 (5.21%) Scrum
16 347 (4.92%) Coaching
17 325 (4.61%) Migration
18 309 (4.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 911 (12.93%) SQL
2 730 (10.36%) Java
3 643 (9.12%) ABAP
4 400 (5.68%) JavaScript
5 335 (4.75%) C#
6 252 (3.58%) Python
7 169 (2.40%) T-SQL
8 140 (1.99%) C++
9 97 (1.38%) C
10 90 (1.28%) VBA
11 83 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 83 (1.18%) SAPscript
12 78 (1.11%) PHP
13 76 (1.08%) Ruby
14 68 (0.96%) R
15 61 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 56 (0.79%) VB
17 46 (0.65%) Perl
18 41 (0.58%) Bash Shell
19 38 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 682 (9.68%) Degree
2 169 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 106 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 92 (1.31%) ISEB
5 89 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 82 (1.16%) ACCA
6 82 (1.16%) CIMA
7 76 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 69 (0.98%) CCA
9 61 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 57 (0.81%) PMP
11 53 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 45 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
13 43 (0.61%) SAP Certification
14 34 (0.48%) CISA
15 32 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 31 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
17 29 (0.41%) MBA
18 24 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 23 (0.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (2.65%) QA
2 143 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 131 (1.86%) SLA
4 47 (0.67%) PMO
5 42 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 22 (0.31%) GxP
7 20 (0.28%) COBIT
8 15 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.085%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.071%) GCP
10 5 (0.071%) P3O
11 4 (0.057%) DO-254
11 4 (0.057%) FATCA
11 4 (0.057%) MiFID
11 4 (0.057%) WCAG
12 3 (0.043%) GDPR
12 3 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27002
12 3 (0.043%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.028%) IFRS
System Software
1 102 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 101 (1.43%) Docker
3 62 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.38%) vSphere
6 22 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.14%) XenApp
8 10 (0.14%) XenServer
9 8 (0.11%) NFS
9 8 (0.11%) Samba
9 8 (0.11%) Squid
10 6 (0.085%) KVM
10 6 (0.085%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.085%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.085%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.071%) vCloud
12 4 (0.057%) Firmware
12 4 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 84 (1.19%) Puppet
2 69 (0.98%) Ansible
3 68 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (0.58%) Kubernetes
5 34 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 24 (0.34%) Nagios
7 18 (0.26%) Backup Exec
7 18 (0.26%) SCCM
8 16 (0.23%) Mesos
9 15 (0.21%) RSA Archer
10 12 (0.17%) WSUS
10 12 (0.17%) ZABBIX
11 11 (0.16%) Kibana
11 11 (0.16%) logstash
12 10 (0.14%) Grafana
12 10 (0.14%) MOM
12 10 (0.14%) Prometheus
12 10 (0.14%) Tivoli
12 10 (0.14%) Zipkin
13 8 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 955 (13.55%) Oracle
2 772 (10.95%) Microsoft
3 235 (3.33%) hybris
4 187 (2.65%) Sage
5 169 (2.40%) JD Edwards
6 168 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
7 155 (2.20%) Ariba
8 143 (2.03%) IBM
9 140 (1.99%) Infor
10 125 (1.77%) Cognos
11 124 (1.76%) Tableau
12 112 (1.59%) VMware
13 111 (1.57%) Epicor
14 95 (1.35%) HP
15 93 (1.32%) Workday
16 84 (1.19%) Informatica
17 75 (1.06%) JDA
18 73 (1.04%) Adobe
19 70 (0.99%) Apple
20 66 (0.94%) Google
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Investigo
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + an amazing benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Investigo
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, car allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Investigo
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + an amazing benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent commission
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
UK
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £58,000 to £61,000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 32 minutes ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 45 - 65K + Car + 10 - 15% B = 8% P
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary plus Bonus, Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary plus Bonus, Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary + Bonus, Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Investigo
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Talentpool Selection
Salary: From £120,000 to £350,000 per annum , depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Flexi-time
Posted: 4 days ago