Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 638 571 536
Rank change year-on-year -67 -35 +72
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 481 197 604
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.95% 6.20% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 298 87 363
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £49,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -5.45%
75th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £109,000 £110,000 £103,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -4.35%

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 6,052 3,175 7,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.73% 5.02% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,043 2,365 5,311
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.76%
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +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 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 17 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 23 January 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 -52 356 £70,000 - 35
UK excluding London -64 203 £62,500 +4.17% 25
London -122 138 £90,000 +2.86% 11
Work from Home -150 94 £75,000 -4.76% 6
South East -72 68 £71,250 +9.62% 7
North of England -77 61 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Midlands -50 46 £67,500 - 2
Yorkshire -42 33 £55,000 +10.00% 7
East Midlands -35 29 £71,250 -
North West -89 26 £62,500 +25.00% 4
West Midlands - 17 £61,000 - 2
South West -41 10 £50,000 -20.95% 2
East of England -85 9 £60,500 +5.22%
Wales -43 7 £55,000 +57.14% 3
North East - 2 £67,500 -
Scotland -71 1 £80,000 -33.33%
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 476 (98.96%) SAP
2 192 (39.92%) Finance
3 183 (38.05%) Social Skills
4 121 (25.16%) ERP
5 109 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (21.41%) Manufacturing
7 94 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 89 (18.50%) Project Management
9 81 (16.84%) Migration
10 77 (16.01%) SAP Implementation
11 65 (13.51%) Logistics
12 60 (12.47%) Project Delivery
13 58 (12.06%) Business Transformation
14 56 (11.64%) Coaching
15 54 (11.23%) SAP HANA
16 52 (10.81%) SAP FI
16 52 (10.81%) SAP CO
17 51 (10.60%) SAP FI/CO
17 51 (10.60%) SAP BW
17 51 (10.60%) Process Improvement
17 51 (10.60%) Business Development
18 50 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
18 50 (10.40%) Retail
19 48 (9.98%) Degree
20 46 (9.56%) Analytics
21 45 (9.36%) Procure-to-Pay
22 44 (9.15%) Data Migration
23 43 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
24 41 (8.52%) Risk Management
25 40 (8.32%) SAP Fiori

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 (1.87%) SAP EP
2 8 (1.66%) NetWeaver
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.21%) Confluence
5 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.46%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.62%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (10.81%) SAP CO
1 52 (10.81%) SAP FI
2 51 (10.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 36 (7.48%) SAP MDG
4 33 (6.86%) SAP ERP
5 32 (6.65%) SAP SD
6 28 (5.82%) SAP MM
6 28 (5.82%) SAP PP
6 28 (5.82%) SAP SCM
7 27 (5.61%) SAP BPC
8 24 (4.99%) SAP CRM
9 18 (3.74%) SAP IBP
10 15 (3.12%) SAP FSCM
11 13 (2.70%) SAP VC
12 12 (2.49%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
13 9 (1.87%) SAP APO
14 8 (1.66%) SAP GRC
15 7 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 6 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
16 6 (1.25%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.86%) Azure
2 19 (3.95%) SuccessFactors
3 13 (2.70%) Power Platform
4 12 (2.49%) AWS
5 9 (1.87%) Boomi
6 6 (1.25%) GCP
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 5 (1.04%) SaaS
8 2 (0.42%) IaaS
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (0.42%) PaaS
8 2 (0.42%) SAP Leonardo
9 1 (0.21%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.21%) Azure Key Vault
9 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.42%) FTP
2 1 (0.21%) DNS
2 1 (0.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.21%) Internet
2 1 (0.21%) RFID
2 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.23%) SAP HANA
2 51 (10.60%) SAP BW
3 23 (4.78%) SAP Data Services
4 17 (3.53%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.70%) Power BI
6 12 (2.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 12 (2.49%) DataStage
7 9 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.46%) SQL Server
9 6 (1.25%) Big Data
9 6 (1.25%) Tableau
10 4 (0.83%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.62%) Looker
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.42%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.42%) DB2
12 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.42%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 18 (3.74%) JIRA
2 9 (1.87%) LSMW
3 4 (0.83%) Postman
3 4 (0.83%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
General
1 192 (39.92%) Finance
2 183 (38.05%) Social Skills
3 103 (21.41%) Manufacturing
4 50 (10.40%) Retail
5 38 (7.90%) Legal
6 28 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (4.78%) Influencing Skills
8 21 (4.37%) Presentation Skills
9 16 (3.33%) Back Office
10 13 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (2.29%) Banking
12 10 (2.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 10 (2.08%) Marketing
13 9 (1.87%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.87%) Law
14 8 (1.66%) French Language
15 7 (1.46%) General Ledger
16 6 (1.25%) Public Sector
17 5 (1.04%) Billing
18 4 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 195 (40.54%) Consultant
2 182 (37.84%) SAP Consultant
3 80 (16.63%) SAP Manager
4 59 (12.27%) Analyst
4 59 (12.27%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
5 55 (11.43%) Architect
6 46 (9.56%) SAP Analyst
7 43 (8.94%) SAP Architect
8 34 (7.07%) SAP FI Consultant
9 33 (6.86%) SAP CO Consultant
9 33 (6.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 33 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
10 27 (5.61%) SAP SD Consultant
11 26 (5.41%) SAP MM Consultant
12 25 (5.20%) Project Manager
13 23 (4.78%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 21 (4.37%) Data Manager
14 21 (4.37%) SAP Data Manager
14 21 (4.37%) SAP PP Analyst
15 20 (4.16%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.32%) SAP Fiori
2 30 (6.24%) SAPUI5
3 16 (3.33%) SAP ALE
4 13 (2.70%) EDI
5 11 (2.29%) Middleware
6 7 (1.46%) IDoc
6 7 (1.46%) SAP PI
7 6 (1.25%) SOAP
8 5 (1.04%) SAP Basis
9 4 (0.83%) BAPI
9 4 (0.83%) HTML
9 4 (0.83%) HTML5
9 4 (0.83%) REST
9 4 (0.83%) XML
10 3 (0.62%) CSS
10 3 (0.62%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (0.42%) Node.js
11 2 (0.42%) SAP TM
11 2 (0.42%) Web Services
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.82%) Virtual Team
2 20 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.91%) User Experience
6 13 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.29%) FMCG
8 9 (1.87%) Life Science
9 6 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
10 5 (1.04%) Social Media
11 4 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.83%) Replication
12 3 (0.62%) Biotechnology
12 3 (0.62%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.62%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.42%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.42%) Renewable Energy
13 2 (0.42%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.62%) Windows
2 2 (0.42%) Linux
2 2 (0.42%) Unix
3 1 (0.21%) AIX
3 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.21%) Solaris
3 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (25.16%) ERP
2 109 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 89 (18.50%) Project Management
5 81 (16.84%) Migration
6 77 (16.01%) SAP Implementation
7 65 (13.51%) Logistics
8 60 (12.47%) Project Delivery
9 58 (12.06%) Business Transformation
10 56 (11.64%) Coaching
11 51 (10.60%) Business Development
11 51 (10.60%) Process Improvement
12 50 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 46 (9.56%) Analytics
14 45 (9.36%) Procure-to-Pay
15 44 (9.15%) Data Migration
16 43 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
17 41 (8.52%) Risk Management
18 39 (8.11%) CRM
19 38 (7.90%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 32 (6.65%) ABAP
2 23 (4.78%) C
2 23 (4.78%) SQL
3 8 (1.66%) Java
4 7 (1.46%) Python
4 7 (1.46%) VBA
5 4 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.42%) C#
7 1 (0.21%) Bash
7 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.21%) R
7 1 (0.21%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 48 (9.98%) Degree
2 19 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.49%) Master's Degree
4 10 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.46%) PhD
5 7 (1.46%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.83%) CCA
6 4 (0.83%) CISA
6 4 (0.83%) IIBA
6 4 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.62%) MBA
7 3 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.42%) ACCA
8 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.21%) CIMA
9 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
9 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 11 (2.29%) SLA
2 9 (1.87%) QA
3 8 (1.66%) GRC
4 6 (1.25%) PMO
5 4 (0.83%) IFRS
6 3 (0.62%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.42%) COBIT
7 2 (0.42%) GDPR
7 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) IAG
1 1 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) HP ALM
1 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.21%) Ansible
2 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 476 (98.96%) SAP
2 39 (8.11%) Oracle
3 38 (7.90%) Microsoft
4 32 (6.65%) Ariba
5 23 (4.78%) Workday
6 15 (3.12%) Concur
6 15 (3.12%) Informatica
7 12 (2.49%) hybris
7 12 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.87%) Dell
9 8 (1.66%) Cognizant
10 7 (1.46%) IBM
11 5 (1.04%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.04%) OpenText
11 5 (1.04%) OutSystems
11 5 (1.04%) Siebel
12 4 (0.83%) Alteryx
12 4 (0.83%) Hyperion
12 4 (0.83%) Kronos
12 4 (0.83%) Sage