Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 665 495 521
Rank change year-on-year -170 +26 +167
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 332 189 692
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.47% 7.05% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 246 98 377
10th Percentile £42,250 £43,750 £46,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% -17.86% +3.70%
75th Percentile £90,000 £72,188 £86,250
90th Percentile £108,750 £84,125 £103,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £56,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year +24.44% -19.64% +3.70%

SAP S/4HANA is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,132 2,680 7,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 4.81% 5.93% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,600 2,004 5,492
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,300 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP S/4HANA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in England.

Salary trend for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP S/4HANA in England over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in England

SAP S/4HANA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA within the England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
London -145 128 £85,000 +21.43% 16
South East -148 67 £70,000 +21.74% 16
North of England -93 61 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Midlands -93 38 £62,000 +3.33% 10
North West -92 37 £62,500 +31.58%
Yorkshire - 23 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands -55 20 £65,000 - 3
South West -66 20 £25,000 -47.37% 4
West Midlands -92 17 £60,500 +0.83% 7
East of England -101 2 £58,250 -13.70%
North East - 1 £35,000 -
SAP S/4HANA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA.

1 326 (98.19%) SAP
2 113 (34.04%) Finance
3 98 (29.52%) Social Skills
4 82 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (23.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (23.80%) ERP
6 61 (18.37%) SAP HANA
7 59 (17.77%) Manufacturing
8 56 (16.87%) Migration
9 53 (15.96%) Project Management
10 49 (14.76%) Retail
11 42 (12.65%) Project Delivery
12 40 (12.05%) Logistics
12 40 (12.05%) Procure-to-Pay
13 39 (11.75%) Data Migration
13 39 (11.75%) SAP FI
14 37 (11.14%) Data Management
14 37 (11.14%) Business Transformation
15 35 (10.54%) SAP Implementation
16 33 (9.94%) SAP CO
16 33 (9.94%) Workshop Facilitation
17 32 (9.64%) SAP FI/CO
18 31 (9.34%) Degree
18 31 (9.34%) Analytics
19 30 (9.04%) SAP Fiori
20 29 (8.73%) SAP BW
20 29 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
20 29 (8.73%) Requirements Gathering
21 28 (8.43%) Presentation Skills
21 28 (8.43%) Business Intelligence

SAP S/4HANA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (3.92%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.90%) Confluence
3 2 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 39 (11.75%) SAP FI
2 33 (9.94%) SAP CO
3 32 (9.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 28 (8.43%) SAP MDG
5 27 (8.13%) SAP MM
6 22 (6.63%) SAP SD
7 19 (5.72%) SAP BPC
7 19 (5.72%) SAP SCM
8 12 (3.61%) SAP ERP
8 12 (3.61%) SAP IBP
9 11 (3.31%) SAP PP
10 9 (2.71%) SAP Retail
11 8 (2.41%) SAP CRM
11 8 (2.41%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
11 8 (2.41%) SAP GTS
12 6 (1.81%) SAP BRIM
12 6 (1.81%) SAP CAR
13 5 (1.51%) SAP VC
14 4 (1.20%) SAP Travel Management
15 3 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.81%) Azure
1 6 (1.81%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.20%) AWS
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 3 (0.90%) Tricentis Tosca
4 2 (0.60%) GCP
4 2 (0.60%) SaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Boomi
5 1 (0.30%) CloudTest
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) ATM
1 1 (0.30%) FTP
1 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (18.37%) SAP HANA
2 29 (8.73%) SAP BW
3 23 (6.93%) SAP Data Services
4 13 (3.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 11 (3.31%) DataStage
6 10 (3.01%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (2.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.51%) Looker
9 5 (1.51%) Tableau
10 4 (1.20%) DB2
11 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.30%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.30%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.30%) Power BI
12 1 (0.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (4.22%) JIRA
2 3 (0.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.30%) LSMW
General
1 113 (34.04%) Finance
2 98 (29.52%) Social Skills
3 59 (17.77%) Manufacturing
4 49 (14.76%) Retail
5 28 (8.43%) Presentation Skills
6 24 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.52%) Legal
8 14 (4.22%) Back Office
9 13 (3.92%) Marketing
10 8 (2.41%) Billing
10 8 (2.41%) Influencing Skills
11 7 (2.11%) Aerospace
11 7 (2.11%) General Ledger
11 7 (2.11%) Public Sector
12 6 (1.81%) Banking
12 6 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (1.20%) Documentation Skills
13 4 (1.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.30%) Automotive
14 1 (0.30%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 135 (40.66%) Consultant
2 110 (33.13%) SAP Consultant
3 57 (17.17%) SAP Manager
4 37 (11.14%) Architect
5 34 (10.24%) SAP Architect
6 30 (9.04%) Analyst
6 30 (9.04%) Senior Consultant
7 28 (8.43%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
8 27 (8.13%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 24 (7.23%) SAP Analyst
10 23 (6.93%) Project Manager
11 17 (5.12%) Data Manager
11 17 (5.12%) SAP Data Manager
11 17 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (4.82%) SAP MM Consultant
13 14 (4.22%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.92%) Junior Consultant
14 13 (3.92%) SAP Project Manager
14 13 (3.92%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
14 13 (3.92%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.04%) SAP Fiori
2 25 (7.53%) SAPUI5
3 12 (3.61%) SAP ALE
4 9 (2.71%) SAP Basis
5 8 (2.41%) BAPI
5 8 (2.41%) SAP Smart Forms
5 8 (2.41%) Web Services
6 7 (2.11%) HTML
7 6 (1.81%) HTML5
7 6 (1.81%) SAP TM
8 5 (1.51%) EDI
8 5 (1.51%) REST
9 4 (1.20%) XML
10 3 (0.90%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.90%) IDoc
10 3 (0.90%) jQuery
10 3 (0.90%) RESTful
10 3 (0.90%) SAP Business Workflow
10 3 (0.90%) Web Dynpro
11 2 (0.60%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.72%) Virtual Team
2 14 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (4.22%) User Experience
3 12 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.81%) FMCG
6 5 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.20%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.20%) Legacy Systems
7 4 (1.20%) Life Science
7 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.60%) PMI
9 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.30%) LIMS
10 1 (0.30%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.30%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.81%) Linux
2 5 (1.51%) Unix
2 5 (1.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (23.80%) ERP
2 79 (23.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (16.87%) Migration
4 53 (15.96%) Project Management
5 42 (12.65%) Project Delivery
6 40 (12.05%) Logistics
6 40 (12.05%) Procure-to-Pay
7 39 (11.75%) Data Migration
8 37 (11.14%) Business Transformation
8 37 (11.14%) Data Management
9 35 (10.54%) SAP Implementation
10 33 (9.94%) Workshop Facilitation
11 31 (9.34%) Analytics
12 29 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (8.73%) Requirements Gathering
13 28 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (7.83%) Waterfall
15 24 (7.23%) Data Governance
16 23 (6.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.83%) ABAP
2 16 (4.82%) C
3 9 (2.71%) SQL
4 7 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.20%) Java
5 4 (1.20%) Python
6 3 (0.90%) C++
6 3 (0.90%) R
7 2 (0.60%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.30%) Perl
8 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (9.34%) Degree
2 15 (4.52%) Master's Degree
3 14 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.31%) PhD
5 5 (1.51%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.60%) MBA
8 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.60%) PMP
8 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.30%) ACCA
9 1 (0.30%) CCA
9 1 (0.30%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.22%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.11%) PMO
2 7 (2.11%) QA
3 4 (1.20%) GRC
4 3 (0.90%) IFRS
5 2 (0.60%) COBIT
5 2 (0.60%) GDPR
5 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.30%) Control-M
3 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 326 (98.19%) SAP
2 17 (5.12%) Oracle
3 13 (3.92%) Ariba
3 13 (3.92%) hybris
3 13 (3.92%) Informatica
4 12 (3.61%) IBM
5 10 (3.01%) Microsoft
6 9 (2.71%) Workday
7 6 (1.81%) Concur
8 4 (1.20%) HP
9 3 (0.90%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.60%) Adobe
10 2 (0.60%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.60%) OpenText
10 2 (0.60%) Reuters
10 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.60%) Siebel
11 1 (0.30%) Cognos
11 1 (0.30%) Dell
11 1 (0.30%) JD Edwards