DICE.com published a pretty good article a while back, “21 skills that pay top dollar without certification,” and of course SAP tops the list of most highly compensated skills. DICE lists HANA, which I think is interesting, and they also list some quirky skill areas, noted below:
- SAP HANA (especially with SAP CO-PA)
- SAP APO
- SAP CCM
- SAP FI – FSCM (Financial Supply Chain Management)
- SAP GTS (Global Trade Services)
I wouldn’t suggest trying to get a job in SAP SRM CCM — this is the out-dated catalog software for SRM. And APO is a pretty specialized skill set. FI is a great area, but you’ll be working with many grandfathers of SAP.
I agree with DICE that these are some well-compensated skill areas, but that’s true for everything in SAP, and these skills are pretty quirky and non-mainstream. But I digress. I wanted to bring this article …