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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 790 589 458
Rank change year-on-year -201 -131 +53
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 524 431 452
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.88% 8.52% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 353 223 221
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,050 £43,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £55,625 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £75,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -14.29%
75th Percentile £90,000 £95,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £106,250 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,650 5,056 4,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.70% 4.73% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,900 3,566 3,553
10th Percentile £35,740 £32,925 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,750 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.32% -1.30% +4.55%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 16 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -101 407 £67,500 -3.57% 47
UK excluding London -25 248 £55,000 -8.33% 19
Work from Home -184 235 £60,000 -14.29% 12
London -186 156 £95,000 - 23
North of England -47 87 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South East -38 86 £65,000 - 8
North West -46 68 £55,000 -8.33% 3
East of England -61 33 £50,750 -3.33%
Midlands -62 26 £65,000 +4.84% 5
Yorkshire -42 19 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Midlands -54 19 £62,500 +4.17% 5
Wales -20 13 £55,000 +57.14% 1
East Midlands -42 7 £70,000 +7.69%
Scotland - 2 £80,000 -
South West -52 1 £51,000 +104.00%
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA.

1 522 (99.62%) SAP
2 213 (40.65%) Social Skills
3 211 (40.27%) Finance
4 192 (36.64%) ERP
5 105 (20.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 99 (18.89%) Agile
7 95 (18.13%) Manufacturing
8 83 (15.84%) Migration
9 72 (13.74%) Project Management
10 71 (13.55%) SAP ERP
11 70 (13.36%) Logistics
12 65 (12.40%) SAP HANA
13 64 (12.21%) SAP FI
14 60 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 58 (11.07%) SAP Fiori
16 56 (10.69%) Data Migration
16 56 (10.69%) SAP BW
17 55 (10.50%) SAP CO
18 54 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
18 54 (10.31%) SAP Implementation
19 53 (10.11%) Degree
20 50 (9.54%) Analytics
21 47 (8.97%) ABAP
22 46 (8.78%) SAP SD
22 46 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
23 40 (7.63%) Retail
24 39 (7.44%) Ariba
25 38 (7.25%) CRM
25 38 (7.25%) SuccessFactors
25 38 (7.25%) Procure-to-Pay

SAP S/4HANA
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 9 (1.72%) SAP EP
2 7 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (1.15%) NetWeaver
4 4 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.38%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.19%) CMS
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (4.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 71 (13.55%) SAP ERP
2 64 (12.21%) SAP FI
3 55 (10.50%) SAP CO
4 54 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
5 46 (8.78%) SAP SD
6 36 (6.87%) SAP BPC
7 30 (5.73%) SAP MM
8 29 (5.53%) SAP MDG
9 25 (4.77%) SAP CRM
10 23 (4.39%) SAP APO
11 22 (4.20%) SAP PP
12 16 (3.05%) SAP VC
13 15 (2.86%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
13 15 (2.86%) SAP Retail
14 13 (2.48%) SAP GRC
14 13 (2.48%) SAP R/3
15 12 (2.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
15 12 (2.29%) SAP IBP
16 10 (1.91%) SAP SCM
17 8 (1.53%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.25%) SuccessFactors
2 24 (4.58%) Azure
3 20 (3.82%) AWS
4 19 (3.63%) SaaS
5 18 (3.44%) Power Platform
6 17 (3.24%) SAP Commerce Cloud
7 10 (1.91%) Boomi
8 5 (0.95%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 3 (0.57%) Microsoft 365
9 3 (0.57%) SAP Leonardo
10 2 (0.38%) IaaS
10 2 (0.38%) PaaS
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.19%) GCP
11 1 (0.19%) SAP Fieldglass
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) DNS
2 1 (0.19%) HTTP
2 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.40%) SAP HANA
2 56 (10.69%) SAP BW
3 18 (3.44%) Power BI
4 15 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (2.29%) SAP Data Services
6 12 (2.29%) Tableau
7 9 (1.72%) Big Data
7 9 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.53%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.53%) Spotfire
9 6 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 5 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.38%) Adabas
12 2 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.38%) DB2
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.38%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 15 (2.86%) LSMW
2 10 (1.91%) JIRA
3 3 (0.57%) Postman
3 3 (0.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
General
1 213 (40.65%) Social Skills
2 211 (40.27%) Finance
3 95 (18.13%) Manufacturing
4 40 (7.63%) Retail
5 36 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (4.20%) Presentation Skills
7 18 (3.44%) Legal
8 17 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (2.86%) Influencing Skills
10 13 (2.48%) Documentation Skills
11 11 (2.10%) Law
12 9 (1.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 9 (1.72%) Marketing
13 8 (1.53%) Automotive
14 7 (1.34%) Organisational Skills
15 6 (1.15%) Aerospace
15 6 (1.15%) German Language
16 5 (0.95%) Back Office
17 4 (0.76%) Banking
17 4 (0.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 155 (29.58%) Consultant
2 138 (26.34%) SAP Consultant
3 101 (19.27%) Analyst
4 79 (15.08%) SAP Analyst
5 72 (13.74%) Architect
6 53 (10.11%) Solutions Architect
7 35 (6.68%) SAP Architect
8 31 (5.92%) SAP Manager
9 29 (5.53%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 26 (4.96%) SAP SD Analyst
11 25 (4.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 22 (4.20%) Functional Consultant
12 22 (4.20%) SAP CO Consultant
12 22 (4.20%) Senior Consultant
13 21 (4.01%) Developer
13 21 (4.01%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 20 (3.82%) SAP FI Consultant
14 20 (3.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 20 (3.82%) SAP PP Analyst
15 19 (3.63%) SAP Financial Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (11.07%) SAP Fiori
2 29 (5.53%) SAPUI5
3 26 (4.96%) EDI
4 25 (4.77%) IDoc
5 19 (3.63%) Web Services
6 15 (2.86%) REST
7 14 (2.67%) Middleware
8 11 (2.10%) SAP ALE
9 5 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.76%) BAPI
10 4 (0.76%) SAP Basis
10 4 (0.76%) SAP PI
10 4 (0.76%) SOAP
11 3 (0.57%) .NET
11 3 (0.57%) HTML
11 3 (0.57%) SAP XI
12 2 (0.38%) HTML5
12 2 (0.38%) SAP BC
12 2 (0.38%) XML
13 1 (0.19%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 22 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (3.05%) Virtual Team
4 15 (2.86%) User Experience
5 14 (2.67%) Social Media
6 13 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.10%) Life Science
8 8 (1.53%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.34%) FMCG
9 7 (1.34%) Legacy Systems
9 7 (1.34%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.95%) IoT
11 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.38%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.38%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 2 (0.38%) Industry 4.0
12 2 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.15%) Windows
2 5 (0.95%) Unix
3 1 (0.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.19%) Solaris
3 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (36.64%) ERP
2 105 (20.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 99 (18.89%) Agile
4 83 (15.84%) Migration
5 72 (13.74%) Project Management
6 70 (13.36%) Logistics
7 60 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 56 (10.69%) Data Migration
9 54 (10.31%) SAP Implementation
10 50 (9.54%) Analytics
11 46 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (7.25%) CRM
12 38 (7.25%) Procure-to-Pay
12 38 (7.25%) Project Delivery
12 38 (7.25%) Test Scripting
13 33 (6.30%) Requirements Gathering
14 32 (6.11%) Change Control
14 32 (6.11%) Cutover Planning
15 31 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (5.92%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (8.97%) ABAP
2 27 (5.15%) SQL
3 19 (3.63%) C
4 9 (1.72%) Python
4 9 (1.72%) VBA
5 8 (1.53%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.15%) Java
7 2 (0.38%) C#
8 1 (0.19%) R
8 1 (0.19%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 53 (10.11%) Degree
2 24 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.53%) SAP Certification
5 7 (1.34%) ACCA
5 7 (1.34%) CIMA
6 4 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.38%) CCA
7 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.38%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.19%) PhD
8 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PMP
8 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.67%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.29%) GRC
3 8 (1.53%) SLA
4 6 (1.15%) GDPR
4 6 (1.15%) QA
5 4 (0.76%) IFRS
6 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.19%) GAAP
7 1 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 522 (99.62%) SAP
2 39 (7.44%) Ariba
3 32 (6.11%) Oracle
4 29 (5.53%) Microsoft
5 17 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.48%) Workday
7 12 (2.29%) Google
8 11 (2.10%) Concur
8 11 (2.10%) Facebook
9 8 (1.53%) QAD
10 6 (1.15%) Dell
10 6 (1.15%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.95%) SYSPRO
12 4 (0.76%) Cognizant
12 4 (0.76%) OpenText
12 4 (0.76%) Sage
13 3 (0.57%) Avaya
13 3 (0.57%) BMC
13 3 (0.57%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.57%) JD Edwards