Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 625 580 1060
Rank change year-on-year -45 +480 +226
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 618 799 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.44% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.32% 5.53% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 332 478 161
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -34.78%
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £130,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year -8.33% -15.79% -5.00%

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 9,785 14,456 13,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.00% 7.98% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,069 10,273 9,984
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,158
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 13 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 21 November 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 -47 534 £70,000 +7.69% 60
UK excluding London +117 310 £55,000 -8.33% 46
London -87 176 £80,000 +23.08% 15
South East +35 132 £57,500 -11.54% 16
North of England +16 72 £49,250 -14.35% 17
Midlands +41 66 £52,500 -19.23% 7
West Midlands +49 63 £52,500 -19.23% 6
North West +9 59 £46,500 -19.13% 13
Wales - 17 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire +27 13 £62,000 +30.53% 4
East of England +36 12 £60,000 -7.69% 4
South West - 11 £75,000 - 1
East Midlands +3 3 £55,000 -16.98% 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 617 (99.84%) SAP
2 256 (41.42%) Finance
3 150 (24.27%) SAP FI
4 147 (23.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 147 (23.79%) SAP CO
5 137 (22.17%) SAP HANA
6 128 (20.71%) ERP
7 105 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (16.50%) Manufacturing
9 86 (13.92%) Analytics
10 78 (12.62%) SAP SD
11 77 (12.46%) ABAP
12 72 (11.65%) SAP BW
13 71 (11.49%) SAP ERP
14 67 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 65 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
15 65 (10.52%) SAP Fiori
16 63 (10.19%) Project Management
16 63 (10.19%) Migration
16 63 (10.19%) Logistics
17 61 (9.87%) CRM
17 61 (9.87%) Coaching
18 56 (9.06%) SAP MM
19 55 (8.90%) Ariba
20 49 (7.93%) SAP Implementation
21 44 (7.12%) BusinessObjects
22 40 (6.47%) Mentoring
22 40 (6.47%) Order to Cash
23 39 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
24 38 (6.15%) Business Development

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 (2.43%) NetWeaver
2 5 (0.81%) SAP Portal
3 3 (0.49%) Apache
4 2 (0.32%) ColdFusion
4 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.16%) SAP EP
Applications
1 10 (1.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 150 (24.27%) SAP FI
2 147 (23.79%) SAP CO
2 147 (23.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 78 (12.62%) SAP SD
4 71 (11.49%) SAP ERP
5 56 (9.06%) SAP MM
6 37 (5.99%) SAP SCM
7 36 (5.83%) SAP PP
8 30 (4.85%) SAP BPC
9 27 (4.37%) SAP IBP
10 21 (3.40%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 19 (3.07%) SAP GRC
12 18 (2.91%) SAP APO
13 17 (2.75%) SAP QM
14 16 (2.59%) SAP CRM
14 16 (2.59%) SAP WM
15 15 (2.43%) SAP MDG
16 13 (2.10%) SAP EWM
16 13 (2.10%) SAP PM
17 12 (1.94%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (4.53%) SuccessFactors
3 16 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.27%) IaaS
4 14 (2.27%) PaaS
4 14 (2.27%) SaaS
5 13 (2.10%) SAP Leonardo
6 5 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.46%) Internet
2 4 (0.65%) DHCP
2 4 (0.65%) DNS
2 4 (0.65%) LAN
2 4 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.65%) WAN
3 3 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.16%) FTP
4 1 (0.16%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (22.17%) SAP HANA
2 72 (11.65%) SAP BW
3 44 (7.12%) BusinessObjects
4 35 (5.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 32 (5.18%) Big Data
6 29 (4.69%) Lumira
7 21 (3.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 16 (2.59%) SAP Data Services
8 16 (2.59%) SQL Server
9 13 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.46%) Power BI
11 6 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.81%) DTS
12 5 (0.81%) MySQL
13 4 (0.65%) OLAP
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (0.65%) Qlik Sense
13 4 (0.65%) QlikView
13 4 (0.65%) Snowflake Schema
14 3 (0.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (1.46%) LSMW
2 4 (0.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.16%) Hudson
General
1 256 (41.42%) Finance
2 102 (16.50%) Manufacturing
3 35 (5.66%) Retail
4 33 (5.34%) Legal
5 23 (3.72%) General Ledger
6 16 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.62%) Publishing
8 9 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.29%) Billing
10 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.65%) Banking
11 3 (0.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.49%) French Language
11 3 (0.49%) German Language
11 3 (0.49%) Marketing
11 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.32%) Front Office
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 311 (50.32%) Consultant
2 299 (48.38%) SAP Consultant
3 114 (18.45%) Architect
4 104 (16.83%) SAP Architect
5 91 (14.72%) Analyst
6 87 (14.08%) SAP FI Consultant
7 86 (13.92%) SAP CO Consultant
7 86 (13.92%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 78 (12.62%) SAP Analyst
9 51 (8.25%) Senior Consultant
10 46 (7.44%) SAP MM Consultant
11 45 (7.28%) SAP Manager
12 44 (7.12%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 43 (6.96%) Solutions Architect
14 42 (6.80%) Business Analyst
14 42 (6.80%) SAP Business Analyst
15 41 (6.63%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
16 39 (6.31%) SAP SD Consultant
17 33 (5.34%) SAP Solutions Architect
18 31 (5.02%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (10.52%) SAP Fiori
2 33 (5.34%) SAPUI5
3 25 (4.05%) EDI
4 18 (2.91%) SAP PI
5 17 (2.75%) SAP XI
6 16 (2.59%) SAP ALE
7 13 (2.10%) BAPI
7 13 (2.10%) IDoc
8 11 (1.78%) Node.js
8 11 (1.78%) SAP Basis
9 7 (1.13%) EJB
9 7 (1.13%) JDBC
9 7 (1.13%) XML
9 7 (1.13%) XSLT
10 4 (0.65%) HTML
11 3 (0.49%) Web Dynpro
11 3 (0.49%) Web Services
12 2 (0.32%) HTML5
12 2 (0.32%) J2EE
12 2 (0.32%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (3.72%) User Experience
4 17 (2.75%) FMCG
5 16 (2.59%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.27%) Public Cloud
7 10 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.29%) Social Media
9 7 (1.13%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.13%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.97%) Tandem
10 6 (0.97%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.81%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.81%) Life Science
12 4 (0.65%) Blog
13 3 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.32%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.32%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.46%) Windows
1 9 (1.46%) Windows Server
2 5 (0.81%) Linux
2 5 (0.81%) Unix
3 3 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.71%) ERP
2 105 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (13.92%) Analytics
4 67 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 65 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
6 63 (10.19%) Logistics
6 63 (10.19%) Migration
6 63 (10.19%) Project Management
7 61 (9.87%) Coaching
7 61 (9.87%) CRM
8 49 (7.93%) SAP Implementation
9 40 (6.47%) Mentoring
9 40 (6.47%) Order to Cash
10 38 (6.15%) Business Development
11 36 (5.83%) Change Management
11 36 (5.83%) Problem-Solving
11 36 (5.83%) Risk Management
12 31 (5.02%) Data Management
13 27 (4.37%) Presales
14 26 (4.21%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 77 (12.46%) ABAP
2 28 (4.53%) Java
3 20 (3.24%) SQL
4 13 (2.10%) JavaScript
5 12 (1.94%) C
6 11 (1.78%) Python
7 5 (0.81%) VBA
8 2 (0.32%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.16%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.16%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 38 (6.15%) Degree
2 24 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.94%) SAP Certification
4 11 (1.78%) Master's Degree
4 11 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (1.62%) CCA
6 9 (1.46%) ACCA
6 9 (1.46%) CIMA
7 8 (1.29%) ISEB
8 7 (1.13%) CPIM
9 6 (0.97%) PMP
10 2 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.16%) AAT
11 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) CISA
11 1 (0.16%) CISSP
11 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.78%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.62%) QA
3 6 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.81%) GxP
5 3 (0.49%) GDPR
6 2 (0.32%) IFRS
6 2 (0.32%) PMO
6 2 (0.32%) SLA
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) GMP
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 617 (99.84%) SAP
2 55 (8.90%) Ariba
3 32 (5.18%) Oracle
4 23 (3.72%) Tableau
5 21 (3.40%) Microsoft
6 14 (2.27%) Adobe
7 12 (1.94%) hybris
8 9 (1.46%) Pegasus
9 8 (1.29%) Concur
10 4 (0.65%) Cisco
10 4 (0.65%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (0.65%) Veeam
10 4 (0.65%) VMware
11 3 (0.49%) ESRI
11 3 (0.49%) Google
11 3 (0.49%) IBM
12 2 (0.32%) Informatica
12 2 (0.32%) webMethods
13 1 (0.16%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.16%) Veritas