Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 935 1233
Rank change year-on-year +332 +298 -
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 717 250 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.14% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.16% 2.11% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 458 210 40
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.23% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,425 £41,125
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -

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 13,907 11,835 14,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.87% 6.77% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10,190 8,883 11,177
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -1.96%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +322 646 £67,500 +12.50% 27
London +206 314 £70,000 +21.74% 14
UK excluding London +92 236 £62,500 +4.17% 14
South East +50 89 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Midlands +76 74 £67,250 -18.48% 5
West Midlands +60 67 £70,000 -15.15% 4
North of England -9 65 £57,500 +4.55% 2
North West +24 51 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Yorkshire -25 14 £45,000 -18.18% 1
East of England +7 10 £65,000 +10.64% 2
Scotland -26 10 £57,500 +15.00%
East Midlands +16 7 £61,250 - 1
Wales +5 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 715 (99.72%) SAP
2 329 (45.89%) Finance
3 180 (25.10%) SAP FI
4 177 (24.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 177 (24.69%) SAP CO
5 156 (21.76%) Degree
6 131 (18.27%) Manufacturing
7 121 (16.88%) SAP HANA
8 99 (13.81%) ERP
9 96 (13.39%) ABAP
10 95 (13.25%) Project Management
11 91 (12.69%) Coaching
12 90 (12.55%) Logistics
13 85 (11.85%) SAP MM
14 80 (11.16%) Retail
15 78 (10.88%) Migration
16 75 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
17 71 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
18 69 (9.62%) SAP Implementation
19 68 (9.48%) Mentoring
20 62 (8.65%) SAP Fiori
20 62 (8.65%) Ariba
20 62 (8.65%) Business Development
21 61 (8.51%) SAP SD
22 59 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
23 50 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
24 48 (6.69%) Risk Management
25 44 (6.14%) SAP BPC
25 44 (6.14%) Data Migration
25 44 (6.14%) hybris

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 18 (2.51%) SAS
2 8 (1.12%) NetWeaver
3 4 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 180 (25.10%) SAP FI
2 177 (24.69%) SAP CO
2 177 (24.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 85 (11.85%) SAP MM
4 61 (8.51%) SAP SD
5 44 (6.14%) SAP BPC
6 36 (5.02%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 32 (4.46%) SAP PM
8 30 (4.18%) SAP PP
8 30 (4.18%) SAP SCM
9 26 (3.63%) SAP ERP
10 22 (3.07%) SAP Retail
11 18 (2.51%) SAP GRC
12 17 (2.37%) SAP EWM
12 17 (2.37%) SAP PS
13 16 (2.23%) SAP WM
14 12 (1.67%) SAP GTS
15 11 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
16 10 (1.39%) SAP APO
16 10 (1.39%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.74%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.56%) SaaS
3 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Boomi
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (16.88%) SAP HANA
2 44 (6.14%) SAP BW
3 32 (4.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 21 (2.93%) GIS
5 18 (2.51%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (1.53%) Big Data
7 8 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.14%) Lumira
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (3.63%) LSMW
2 17 (2.37%) eCATT
3 5 (0.70%) Eclipse
3 5 (0.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 329 (45.89%) Finance
2 131 (18.27%) Manufacturing
3 80 (11.16%) Retail
4 30 (4.18%) Legal
5 22 (3.07%) Automotive
6 19 (2.65%) Banking
6 19 (2.65%) General Ledger
7 16 (2.23%) Marketing
8 13 (1.81%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.26%) Publishing
10 8 (1.12%) Billing
10 8 (1.12%) Digital Economy
11 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.28%) German Language
12 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 363 (50.63%) Consultant
2 343 (47.84%) SAP Consultant
3 129 (17.99%) Architect
4 125 (17.43%) SAP Architect
5 88 (12.27%) Solutions Architect
6 86 (11.99%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 80 (11.16%) SAP FI Consultant
8 79 (11.02%) SAP CO Consultant
8 79 (11.02%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 71 (9.90%) SAP Manager
10 48 (6.69%) Analyst
11 47 (6.56%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 45 (6.28%) SAP Analyst
13 43 (6.00%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
14 40 (5.58%) Senior Consultant
15 37 (5.16%) SAP Financial Consultant
16 36 (5.02%) Senior SAP Consultant
17 34 (4.74%) SAP MM Consultant
18 33 (4.60%) Business Analyst
19 31 (4.32%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (8.65%) SAP Fiori
2 41 (5.72%) SAPUI5
3 25 (3.49%) SAP PI
4 21 (2.93%) SAP XI
5 20 (2.79%) EDI
6 19 (2.65%) IDoc
7 13 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (1.81%) Web Services
8 11 (1.53%) BAPI
9 9 (1.26%) Middleware
9 9 (1.26%) SAP Basis
10 6 (0.84%) REST
10 6 (0.84%) SOAP
11 5 (0.70%) EJB
11 5 (0.70%) JDBC
11 5 (0.70%) SAP ALE
11 5 (0.70%) XSLT
12 4 (0.56%) SAP Business Workflow
13 3 (0.42%) SAP Smart Forms
14 2 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.32%) Virtual Team
3 24 (3.35%) FMCG
4 18 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.37%) Data Structures
5 17 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (2.37%) NHS
6 16 (2.23%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.12%) Life Science
9 6 (0.84%) User Experience
10 4 (0.56%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.28%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.28%) Robotics
12 1 (0.14%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.14%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.14%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.14%) Replication
12 1 (0.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (0.70%) Android
1 5 (0.70%) Apple iOS
1 5 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (13.81%) ERP
2 95 (13.25%) Project Management
3 91 (12.69%) Coaching
4 90 (12.55%) Logistics
5 78 (10.88%) Migration
6 75 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (9.62%) SAP Implementation
9 68 (9.48%) Mentoring
10 62 (8.65%) Business Development
11 50 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
12 48 (6.69%) Risk Management
13 44 (6.14%) Data Migration
14 37 (5.16%) Analytics
15 36 (5.02%) Procure-to-Pay
16 35 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
16 35 (4.88%) Order to Cash
17 30 (4.18%) Record to Report
18 29 (4.04%) Business Analysis
19 28 (3.91%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 96 (13.39%) ABAP
2 14 (1.95%) SQL
3 13 (1.81%) Java
4 4 (0.56%) C
5 3 (0.42%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.42%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 156 (21.76%) Degree
2 26 (3.63%) MBA
3 13 (1.81%) Master's Degree
4 11 (1.53%) CCA
5 10 (1.39%) CPIM
6 8 (1.12%) CIMA
7 6 (0.84%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.70%) ACCA
8 5 (0.70%) CISA
8 5 (0.70%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.56%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.28%) AAT
10 2 (0.28%) CFA
10 2 (0.28%) ICAEW
11 1 (0.14%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.14%) PMP
11 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.91%) QA
2 21 (2.93%) IFRS
3 7 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.70%) GAAP
5 1 (0.14%) PMO
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.12%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.42%) RSA Archer
2 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 715 (99.72%) SAP
2 62 (8.65%) Ariba
3 44 (6.14%) hybris
4 21 (2.93%) Oracle
5 17 (2.37%) OpenText
6 11 (1.53%) Concur
7 10 (1.39%) Microsoft
8 8 (1.12%) Pegasus
9 6 (0.84%) Cognos
9 6 (0.84%) Hyperion
10 5 (0.70%) Sybase
10 5 (0.70%) Syclo
11 4 (0.56%) Adobe
12 3 (0.42%) Anaplan
12 3 (0.42%) CODA
12 3 (0.42%) Progress
12 3 (0.42%) Workday
13 2 (0.28%) Blue Prism
13 2 (0.28%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.28%) Talend