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Become A SAP Consultant

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Working As A SAP Consultant

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Processing Information
  • Getting Information
  • Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $101,780

    Average Salary

What Does A SAP Consultant Do

A SAP Consultant designs, implements, and deploys SAP solutions to achieve defined business goals. They are employed in various areas, including administration, customer services departments, and in call centers.

How To Become A SAP Consultant

A bachelor’s degree in a computer or information science field is common, although not always a requirement. Some firms hire analysts with business or liberal arts degrees who have skills in information technology or computer programming.

Education

Most computer systems analysts have a bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field. Because these analysts also are heavily involved in the business side of a company, it may be helpful to take business courses or major in management information systems.

Some employers prefer applicants who have a master's degree in business administration (MBA) with a concentration in information systems. For more technically complex jobs, a master’s degree in computer science may be more appropriate.

Although many computer systems analysts have technical degrees, such a degree is not always a requirement. Many analysts have liberal arts degrees and have gained programming or technical expertise elsewhere.

Many systems analysts continue to take classes throughout their careers so they can learn about new and innovative technologies. Technological advances come so rapidly in the computer field that continual study is necessary to remain competitive.

Systems analysts must understand the business field they are working in. For example, a hospital may want an analyst with a thorough understanding of health plans and programs such as Medicare and Medicaid, and an analyst working for a bank may need to understand finance. Having knowledge of their industry helps systems analysts communicate with managers to determine the role of the information technology (IT) systems in an organization.

Advancement

With experience, systems analysts can advance to project manager and lead a team of analysts. Some can eventually become IT directors or chief technology officers. For more information, see the profile on computer and information systems managers.

Important Qualities

Analytical skills. Analysts must interpret complex information from various sources and be able to decide the best way to move forward on a project. They must also be able to figure out how changes may affect the project.

Communication skills. Analysts work as a go-between with management and the IT department and must be able to explain complex issues in a way that both will understand.

Creativity. Because analysts are tasked with finding innovative solutions to computer problems, an ability to “think outside the box” is important.

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SAP Consultant Career Paths

SAP Consultant
Business Analyst Information Technology Manager Director Of Information
Chief Information Officer
11 Yearsyrs
Senior Business Analyst Senior Manager Director Of Information
Director Information Technology Infrastructure
13 Yearsyrs
SAP Project Manager Program Manager Senior Manager
Director Of Enterprise Architecture
14 Yearsyrs
Project Manager General Manager Human Resources Manager
Director Of Human Resources
10 Yearsyrs
Lead Consultant Project Manager Information Technology Project Manager
Director Of Information
10 Yearsyrs
Senior Software Engineer Information Technology Consultant Director Of Information
Director Of Information Technology Services
12 Yearsyrs
Business Analyst Information Technology Consultant Information Technology Manager
Information Technology Director
10 Yearsyrs
Sap-Sd Consultant SAP MM Consultant Senior Consultant
Information Technology Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Senior Software Engineer Senior Systems Engineer Information Technology Manager
Information Technology Systems Manager
8 Yearsyrs
SAP Fico Consultant Lead Consultant Information Technology Project Manager
Manager, Project Management Office
12 Yearsyrs
SAP Project Manager Senior Project Manager Senior Product Manager
Principal Product Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Lead Consultant Business Analyst Product Manager
Product Management Director
12 Yearsyrs
Sap-Sd Consultant Senior Consultant Director Of Information
Senior Director Of Information & Technology
13 Yearsyrs
Functional Analyst Systems Analyst Information Systems Manager
Senior Manager-Systems
12 Yearsyrs
Senior Consultant Project Manager
Senior Project Manager
12 Yearsyrs
Management Consultant Sales Consultant Solution Specialist
Solutions Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Senior Business Analyst Information Technology Project Manager Director Of Information
Vice President Information Systems
10 Yearsyrs
Project Manager Information Technology Project Manager Director Of Information
Vice President Of Information Technology
12 Yearsyrs
Senior Consultant Program Manager Business Developer
Vice President, Business Development
13 Yearsyrs
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SAP Consultant Demographics

Gender

  • Male

    68.8%
  • Female

    27.5%
  • Unknown

    3.8%

Ethnicity

  • White

    48.3%
  • Asian

    35.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino

    8.0%
  • Unknown

    6.8%
  • Black or African American

    1.9%
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

    26.4%
  • German

    12.5%
  • French

    12.5%
  • Portuguese

    8.3%
  • Hindi

    5.6%
  • Arabic

    5.6%
  • Japanese

    4.2%
  • Russian

    4.2%
  • Urdu

    4.2%
  • Chinese

    2.8%
  • Turkish

    1.4%
  • Telugu

    1.4%
  • Dutch

    1.4%
  • Cantonese

    1.4%
  • Serbian

    1.4%
  • Czech

    1.4%
  • Armenian

    1.4%
  • Italian

    1.4%
  • Korean

    1.4%
  • Croatian

    1.4%
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Real SAP Consultant Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Platinum SAP Consultant Itelligence, Inc. Ashburn, VA May 23, 2015 $126,360
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Sep 20, 2011 $65,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting LLC Ashburn, VA Jul 28, 2010 $65,000
SAP Consultant Business Pointers Incorporated Ashburn, VA Oct 01, 2012 $65,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Mar 30, 2012 $65,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting LLC Ashburn, VA Jul 26, 2010 $65,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Oct 03, 2011 $65,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Apr 20, 2011 $64,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Sep 20, 2011 $64,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Aug 23, 2011 $64,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Oct 03, 2011 $64,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA May 03, 2011 $64,000
SAP Consultant Value Consulting Inc. Ashburn, VA Sep 20, 2010 $64,000

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Top Skills for A SAP Consultant

SAPECCMasterDataBusinessProcessModuleMMBusinessRequirementsCustomSAPR/3Fi/CoAssetClassesAbapInterfacesLegacySystemGo-LiveProceduresGLWebFinancialCompanyCodeIdoc

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Top SAP Consultant Skills

  1. SAP ECC
  2. Master Data
  3. Business Process
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Involved in business discussions and functional requirements discussion to interface GTS and SAP ECC with Compliance management and customs management.
  • Configured of Payment Program including the Country code payment methods, maintenance of Vendor Master Data and Logistics Invoice Verification.
  • Worked together with the functional consultants to gather requirements and devise/test technical solutions for their business processes.
  • Developed the programs related with material management, plant maintenance and financial accounting modules.
  • Prepared project plans, reviews, scoping studies, weekly/ monthly meetings and participated in steering committee meetings.

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