Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 548 1003 1250
Rank change year-on-year +455 +247 -
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 810 229 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.12% 0.016%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.88% 1.81% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 485 193 15
UK median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £115,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -34.78% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £51,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £113,000 £125,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -20.69% -3.33% -

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 13781 12647 14556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.68% 6.79% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9723 9520 11360
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 12 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 12 December 2017. 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 +380 712 £65,000 -13.33% 27
London +224 329 £67,500 +8.00% 13
UK excluding London +219 268 £57,500 -20.69% 10
South East +113 121 £65,000 -16.13% 1
North of England +66 86 £55,000 -8.33% 4
North West +60 71 £57,500 -11.54% 2
Midlands +78 64 £65,000 -7.14% 4
West Midlands +75 58 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire +16 15 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Scotland - 15 £57,500 -
East of England +15 12 £65,000 +15.56%
East Midlands +23 5 £66,250 - 3

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA.

1 810 (100.00%) SAP
2 314 (38.77%) Finance
3 232 (28.64%) SAP FI
4 231 (28.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 231 (28.52%) SAP CO
5 167 (20.62%) Degree
6 129 (15.93%) ABAP
7 121 (14.94%) Manufacturing
8 113 (13.95%) Project Management
9 109 (13.46%) SAP HANA
10 104 (12.84%) Migration
11 97 (11.98%) ERP
12 92 (11.36%) NHS
12 92 (11.36%) Customer Requirements
13 91 (11.23%) Logistics
14 89 (10.99%) Data Migration
15 87 (10.74%) Retail
16 82 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
17 79 (9.75%) Agile Software Development
17 79 (9.75%) SAP MM
18 75 (9.26%) SAP Implementation
19 74 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
20 71 (8.77%) Ariba
21 69 (8.52%) SAP Fiori
22 67 (8.27%) SAP SD
23 66 (8.15%) Coaching
24 63 (7.78%) Mentoring
25 59 (7.28%) Business Development
26 57 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
27 55 (6.79%) Risk Management

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 19 (2.35%) SAS
2 8 (0.99%) NetWeaver
3 6 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 11 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 232 (28.64%) SAP FI
2 231 (28.52%) SAP CO
2 231 (28.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 79 (9.75%) SAP MM
4 67 (8.27%) SAP SD
5 38 (4.69%) SAP BPC
6 36 (4.44%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 33 (4.07%) SAP Retail
8 32 (3.95%) SAP SCM
9 26 (3.21%) SAP PP
10 22 (2.72%) SAP EWM
11 20 (2.47%) SAP WM
12 19 (2.35%) SAP PS
13 18 (2.22%) SAP PM
14 14 (1.73%) SAP ERP
15 12 (1.48%) SAP GRC
16 11 (1.36%) SAP APO
16 11 (1.36%) SAP FSCM
17 10 (1.23%) SAP GTS
18 9 (1.11%) SAP CAR
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.32%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Boomi
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (13.46%) SAP HANA
2 43 (5.31%) SAP BW
3 33 (4.07%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 20 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (1.85%) GIS
6 9 (1.11%) SQLPlus
7 8 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 7 (0.86%) Big Data
9 5 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.25%) Lumira
11 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (4.69%) LSMW
2 33 (4.07%) eCATT
3 14 (1.73%) LoadRunner
4 9 (1.11%) eggPlant
4 9 (1.11%) HP UFT
4 9 (1.11%) JUnit
4 9 (1.11%) LoadUI
4 9 (1.11%) Selenium
4 9 (1.11%) SoapUI
4 9 (1.11%) TestNG
4 9 (1.11%) Toad
4 9 (1.11%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.37%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 314 (38.77%) Finance
2 121 (14.94%) Manufacturing
3 87 (10.74%) Retail
4 41 (5.06%) General Ledger
5 31 (3.83%) Legal
6 27 (3.33%) Marketing
7 25 (3.09%) Banking
8 24 (2.96%) Automotive
9 17 (2.10%) Billing
10 14 (1.73%) Publishing
11 12 (1.48%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.99%) Digital Economy
13 7 (0.86%) German Language
13 7 (0.86%) Italian Language
13 7 (0.86%) Portuguese Language
13 7 (0.86%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.25%) Law
14 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 423 (52.22%) Consultant
2 391 (48.27%) SAP Consultant
3 125 (15.43%) Architect
4 115 (14.20%) SAP Architect
5 97 (11.98%) SAP Manager
6 93 (11.48%) Solutions Architect
7 91 (11.23%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 87 (10.74%) SAP CO Consultant
8 87 (10.74%) SAP FI Consultant
8 87 (10.74%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 65 (8.02%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 64 (7.90%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
11 48 (5.93%) Senior Consultant
12 47 (5.80%) SAP MM Consultant
13 46 (5.68%) Analyst
14 45 (5.56%) SAP Financial Consultant
15 44 (5.43%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 43 (5.31%) SAP Analyst
17 36 (4.44%) SAP SD Consultant
18 27 (3.33%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (8.52%) SAP Fiori
2 39 (4.81%) SAP XI
2 39 (4.81%) SAPUI5
3 37 (4.57%) SOAP
4 36 (4.44%) EDI
4 36 (4.44%) IDoc
5 23 (2.84%) SAP PI
6 18 (2.22%) Web Services
7 16 (1.98%) SAP CO-PA
8 9 (1.11%) BAPI
8 9 (1.11%) SAP ALE
9 8 (0.99%) SAP Basis
10 7 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (0.86%) REST
10 7 (0.86%) SAP Smart Forms
11 5 (0.62%) EJB
11 5 (0.62%) JDBC
11 5 (0.62%) XSLT
12 4 (0.49%) SAP Business Workflow
13 3 (0.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 92 (11.36%) NHS
2 55 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.09%) Virtual Team
4 24 (2.96%) FMCG
5 22 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (2.35%) Data Structures
7 18 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 18 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.11%) Life Science
10 7 (0.86%) User Experience
11 3 (0.37%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.37%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.25%) Robotics
13 1 (0.12%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.12%) Replication
13 1 (0.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.11%) Windows
2 1 (0.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (13.95%) Project Management
2 104 (12.84%) Migration
3 97 (11.98%) ERP
4 92 (11.36%) Customer Requirements
5 91 (11.23%) Logistics
6 89 (10.99%) Data Migration
7 82 (10.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 79 (9.75%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (9.26%) SAP Implementation
10 74 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 66 (8.15%) Coaching
12 63 (7.78%) Mentoring
13 59 (7.28%) Business Development
14 57 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
15 55 (6.79%) Risk Management
16 52 (6.42%) Presales
17 50 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
18 41 (5.06%) Integration Testing
19 40 (4.94%) Scrum
20 36 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 129 (15.93%) ABAP
2 26 (3.21%) SQL
3 16 (1.98%) Java
4 9 (1.11%) C#
5 6 (0.74%) SAPscript
6 4 (0.49%) C
7 3 (0.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 167 (20.62%) Degree
2 27 (3.33%) MBA
3 15 (1.85%) CCA
3 15 (1.85%) CIMA
4 14 (1.73%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.48%) ACCA
6 10 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.23%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.11%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.62%) CISA
8 5 (0.62%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.25%) AAT
9 2 (0.25%) CFA
9 2 (0.25%) ICAEW
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.81%) QA
2 18 (2.22%) IFRS
3 4 (0.49%) GAAP
4 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) PMO
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (0.99%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.25%) RSA Archer
2 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 810 (100.00%) SAP
2 71 (8.77%) Ariba
3 31 (3.83%) hybris
4 21 (2.59%) SEEBURGER
5 16 (1.98%) OpenText
6 13 (1.60%) Oracle
7 12 (1.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (1.23%) Concur
9 9 (1.11%) HP
10 8 (0.99%) Cognos
10 8 (0.99%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.74%) Pegasus
12 5 (0.62%) Sybase
13 4 (0.49%) Anaplan
14 3 (0.37%) Adobe
14 3 (0.37%) CODA
14 3 (0.37%) Progress
14 3 (0.37%) Workday
15 2 (0.25%) Blue Prism
15 2 (0.25%) Tagetik