Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 678 836 1158
Rank change year-on-year +158 +322 +141
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 555 334 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.20% 0.060%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.40% 2.75% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 295 249 96
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £88,000 £111,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% -

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 12,620 12,160 13,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.26% 7.13% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9,328 9,220 10,778
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA.

Salary trend for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 14 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 26 May 2018. 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
England +155 499 £70,000 +16.67% 36
UK excluding London +81 225 £62,500 +4.17% 18
London +42 193 £72,750 +11.07% 18
South East +25 79 £65,000 -3.70% 5
Midlands +62 66 £67,000 +21.82% 5
North of England -16 59 £55,000 -4.35% 5
West Midlands +57 57 £70,000 +33.97% 3
North West +27 37 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Yorkshire -15 21 £55,000 -4.35% 2
East of England +6 10 £75,000 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +5 9 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Wales +6 7 - -
South West -16 3 - -
Scotland -40 1 £90,000 +38.46%

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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.

1 553 (99.64%) SAP
2 273 (49.19%) Finance
3 122 (21.98%) SAP HANA
4 121 (21.80%) SAP FI
5 117 (21.08%) SAP CO
6 116 (20.90%) SAP FI/CO
7 92 (16.58%) ABAP
8 86 (15.50%) Manufacturing
9 82 (14.77%) SAP SD
10 73 (13.15%) ERP
11 66 (11.89%) Coaching
12 65 (11.71%) SAP MM
12 65 (11.71%) Migration
13 63 (11.35%) Logistics
14 61 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
15 60 (10.81%) SAP Implementation
16 58 (10.45%) Project Management
17 52 (9.37%) Degree
17 52 (9.37%) hybris
18 44 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
18 44 (7.93%) Retail
18 44 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (7.75%) SAP BW
20 41 (7.39%) Risk Management
20 41 (7.39%) SuccessFactors
21 40 (7.21%) SAP Fiori
22 39 (7.03%) SAP BPC
22 39 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
23 37 (6.67%) Presales
24 36 (6.49%) SAPUI5

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 15 (2.70%) NetWeaver
2 5 (0.90%) SAS
3 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 121 (21.80%) SAP FI
2 117 (21.08%) SAP CO
3 116 (20.90%) SAP FI/CO
4 82 (14.77%) SAP SD
5 65 (11.71%) SAP MM
6 39 (7.03%) SAP BPC
7 34 (6.13%) SAP PP
8 30 (5.41%) SAP ERP
9 28 (5.05%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 28 (5.05%) SAP SCM
10 24 (4.32%) SAP GRC
11 22 (3.96%) SAP PM
12 19 (3.42%) SAP PS
13 13 (2.34%) SAP Hybris
14 12 (2.16%) SAP MDG
15 11 (1.98%) SAP CRM
15 11 (1.98%) SAP QM
16 9 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
17 8 (1.44%) SAP APO
17 8 (1.44%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.39%) SuccessFactors
2 13 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.44%) SaaS
4 6 (1.08%) Bluemix
4 6 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (0.72%) IaaS
5 4 (0.72%) PaaS
5 4 (0.72%) SAP Leonardo
6 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.54%) RTP
2 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (21.98%) SAP HANA
2 43 (7.75%) SAP BW
3 23 (4.14%) BusinessObjects
4 17 (3.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 12 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (1.98%) Big Data
6 11 (1.98%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (1.26%) GIS
8 6 (1.08%) QlikView
9 5 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (0.90%) SQL Server
10 4 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.72%) Lumira
11 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.18%) OLAP
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.18%) Qlik Sense
12 1 (0.18%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (3.96%) LSMW
2 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.18%) GitLab
3 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 273 (49.19%) Finance
2 86 (15.50%) Manufacturing
3 44 (7.93%) Retail
4 27 (4.86%) Legal
5 17 (3.06%) Billing
6 16 (2.88%) General Ledger
7 9 (1.62%) Aerospace
7 9 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.26%) Banking
9 4 (0.72%) Publishing
10 3 (0.54%) Marketing
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 300 (54.05%) Consultant
2 272 (49.01%) SAP Consultant
3 98 (17.66%) Architect
4 95 (17.12%) SAP Architect
5 76 (13.69%) SAP FI Consultant
6 75 (13.51%) SAP CO Consultant
6 75 (13.51%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 54 (9.73%) Analyst
7 54 (9.73%) Senior Consultant
8 48 (8.65%) SAP Analyst
9 45 (8.11%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 45 (8.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 43 (7.75%) SAP SD Consultant
11 42 (7.57%) Solutions Architect
12 41 (7.39%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 39 (7.03%) SAP MM Consultant
14 38 (6.85%) Principal Consultant
15 31 (5.59%) Business Analyst
16 29 (5.23%) Principal SAP Consultant
17 27 (4.86%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.21%) SAP Fiori
2 36 (6.49%) SAPUI5
3 29 (5.23%) SAP PI
4 13 (2.34%) Web Services
5 10 (1.80%) IDoc
6 9 (1.62%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (1.44%) EDI
7 8 (1.44%) HTML
7 8 (1.44%) SAP Basis
7 8 (1.44%) XML
8 7 (1.26%) BAPI
8 7 (1.26%) HTML5
8 7 (1.26%) SAP XI
9 6 (1.08%) Middleware
9 6 (1.08%) Web Dynpro
10 5 (0.90%) SailPoint
11 4 (0.72%) Java EE
11 4 (0.72%) Spring
12 3 (0.54%) SAP Smart Forms
13 2 (0.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.96%) FMCG
3 15 (2.70%) Virtual Team
4 11 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (1.26%) User Experience
6 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.72%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.54%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.54%) Tandem
9 2 (0.36%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.36%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.36%) Robotics
10 1 (0.18%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.18%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.44%) Windows
2 5 (0.90%) Android
2 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.54%) Linux
3 3 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (13.15%) ERP
2 66 (11.89%) Coaching
3 65 (11.71%) Migration
4 63 (11.35%) Logistics
5 61 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (10.81%) SAP Implementation
7 58 (10.45%) Project Management
8 44 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (7.39%) Risk Management
10 39 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (6.67%) Presales
12 35 (6.31%) Business Analysis
12 35 (6.31%) Business Development
12 35 (6.31%) Mentoring
13 32 (5.77%) Data Management
14 31 (5.59%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (5.23%) Data Migration
16 28 (5.05%) CRM
17 26 (4.68%) Analytics
18 25 (4.50%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 92 (16.58%) ABAP
2 18 (3.24%) Java
3 10 (1.80%) SQL
4 8 (1.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.54%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (9.37%) Degree
2 13 (2.34%) Master's Degree
3 10 (1.80%) CPIM
4 8 (1.44%) MBA
5 6 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.90%) CISA
6 5 (0.90%) CISSP
7 4 (0.72%) ACCA
7 4 (0.72%) CIMA
7 4 (0.72%) PMP
7 4 (0.72%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.36%) CCA
9 1 (0.18%) LPIC
9 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.24%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.44%) QA
3 5 (0.90%) COBIT
3 5 (0.90%) GDPR
3 5 (0.90%) IFRS
3 5 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.36%) GAAP
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.54%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.18%) Ansible
2 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.18%) Puppet
2 1 (0.18%) Salt
2 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 553 (99.64%) SAP
2 52 (9.37%) hybris
3 36 (6.49%) Ariba
4 21 (3.78%) Oracle
5 8 (1.44%) Adobe
6 7 (1.26%) Google
6 7 (1.26%) OpenText
7 6 (1.08%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.08%) Pegasus
7 6 (1.08%) Tableau
8 5 (0.90%) Syclo
9 3 (0.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.54%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.54%) RedPrairie
10 2 (0.36%) CODA
10 2 (0.36%) Progress
10 2 (0.36%) Workday
11 1 (0.18%) Anaplan
11 1 (0.18%) Concur
11 1 (0.18%) MuleSoft