Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 504 694 831
Rank change year-on-year +190 +137 +317
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 802 537 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.42% 4.48% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 374 289 248
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £45,750 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £99,250 £93,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +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 8,515 11,987 12,502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.93% 6.96% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,835 8,916 9,386
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 16 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 19 June 2019. 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 +191 672 £70,000 - 27
UK excluding London +171 361 £55,000 -12.00% 26
London +154 251 £75,000 +3.27% 9
South East +96 148 £60,000 -5.88% 8
North of England +71 101 £46,500 -15.45% 4
Midlands +58 80 £50,000 -28.57% 5
North West +71 72 £46,500 -15.45% 3
West Midlands +20 47 £55,500 -20.71% 5
East Midlands +51 30 £50,000 -13.04%
Yorkshire -6 24 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East of England +71 15 £55,000 -26.67% 1
South West +24 10 £55,000 -
Wales +4 6 £55,000 - 4
North East - 4 £87,500 -
Scotland +16 3 £48,500 -46.11% 4
Northern Ireland - 2 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 802 (100.00%) SAP
2 302 (37.66%) Finance
3 250 (31.17%) SAP HANA
4 224 (27.93%) ERP
5 167 (20.82%) Logistics
6 144 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 130 (16.21%) Manufacturing
8 128 (15.96%) SAP SD
8 128 (15.96%) SAP FI
9 125 (15.59%) Analytics
10 124 (15.46%) Project Management
10 124 (15.46%) SAP FI/CO
10 124 (15.46%) SAP CO
11 123 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
11 123 (15.34%) SAP ERP
12 107 (13.34%) SAP MM
13 97 (12.09%) Business Development
14 93 (11.60%) Migration
15 90 (11.22%) SAP BW
16 86 (10.72%) Business Intelligence
17 81 (10.10%) ABAP
18 75 (9.35%) SAP Implementation
19 66 (8.23%) BusinessObjects
20 63 (7.86%) CRM
20 63 (7.86%) Presales
21 62 (7.73%) SAP WM
22 60 (7.48%) Risk Management
22 60 (7.48%) Mentoring
23 58 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
24 56 (6.98%) NetWeaver

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 56 (6.98%) NetWeaver
2 17 (2.12%) SAS
3 4 (0.50%) Confluence
4 2 (0.25%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.12%) IIS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 128 (15.96%) SAP FI
1 128 (15.96%) SAP SD
2 124 (15.46%) SAP CO
2 124 (15.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 123 (15.34%) SAP ERP
4 107 (13.34%) SAP MM
5 62 (7.73%) SAP WM
6 49 (6.11%) SAP BPC
7 47 (5.86%) SAP IBP
8 42 (5.24%) SAP SCM
9 41 (5.11%) SAP PP
10 37 (4.61%) SAP EWM
11 28 (3.49%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 20 (2.49%) SAP GRC
13 19 (2.37%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 19 (2.37%) SAP MDG
14 15 (1.87%) SAP QM
15 11 (1.37%) SAP HCM
16 10 (1.25%) SAP CRM
17 8 (1.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.74%) SuccessFactors
2 20 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.50%) SAP Leonardo
6 9 (1.12%) IaaS
6 9 (1.12%) PaaS
6 9 (1.12%) SaaS
7 5 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.62%) Office 365
8 4 (0.50%) Boomi
9 2 (0.25%) FinancialForce
9 2 (0.25%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.00%) Internet
2 4 (0.50%) LAN
2 4 (0.50%) RFID
2 4 (0.50%) WAN
3 3 (0.37%) Network Security
4 2 (0.25%) Firewall
4 2 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) VLAN
5 1 (0.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.12%) WebEx
5 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (31.17%) SAP HANA
2 90 (11.22%) SAP BW
3 66 (8.23%) BusinessObjects
4 47 (5.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 36 (4.49%) Big Data
6 24 (2.99%) SAP Data Services
7 15 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 15 (1.87%) Informix
8 13 (1.62%) SQL Server
9 11 (1.37%) Lumira
10 10 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (0.75%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.62%) Snowflake Schema
13 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.50%) QlikView
15 2 (0.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 27 (3.37%) LSMW
2 8 (1.00%) JIRA
3 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.37%) Hudson
5 2 (0.25%) eCATT
5 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.12%) Ant
6 1 (0.12%) Appium
6 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.12%) Grunt
6 1 (0.12%) NWDS
General
1 302 (37.66%) Finance
2 130 (16.21%) Manufacturing
3 51 (6.36%) Legal
4 42 (5.24%) Retail
5 26 (3.24%) General Ledger
6 17 (2.12%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.87%) Banking
8 14 (1.75%) Billing
9 12 (1.50%) Marketing
10 11 (1.37%) Automotive
11 6 (0.75%) Advertising
12 5 (0.62%) Back Office
13 4 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.50%) Front Office
14 3 (0.37%) French Language
14 3 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 423 (52.74%) Consultant
2 408 (50.87%) SAP Consultant
3 108 (13.47%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 105 (13.09%) Analyst
5 101 (12.59%) Architect
6 95 (11.85%) SAP Analyst
7 86 (10.72%) SAP Architect
8 83 (10.35%) SAP Manager
9 72 (8.98%) SAP FI Consultant
10 69 (8.60%) SAP CO Consultant
10 69 (8.60%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 66 (8.23%) SAP SD Consultant
12 53 (6.61%) Managing Consultant
13 52 (6.48%) Senior Consultant
13 52 (6.48%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 51 (6.36%) SAP MM Consultant
15 48 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
16 47 (5.86%) Business Analyst
16 47 (5.86%) SAP Business Analyst
17 39 (4.86%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (6.73%) SAP Fiori
2 52 (6.48%) SAP Basis
3 28 (3.49%) SAP PI
4 19 (2.37%) EDI
5 18 (2.24%) SAPUI5
6 15 (1.87%) BAPI
7 14 (1.75%) Web Dynpro
8 10 (1.25%) REST
8 10 (1.25%) SOAP
8 10 (1.25%) XML
9 7 (0.87%) IDoc
9 7 (0.87%) Middleware
10 6 (0.75%) SAP XI
11 5 (0.62%) Web Services
12 4 (0.50%) SAP Smart Forms
12 4 (0.50%) XSLT
13 3 (0.37%) EDIFACT
13 3 (0.37%) SAP ALE
14 2 (0.25%) HTML5
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.23%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (3.99%) User Experience
3 27 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 22 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (2.62%) Life Science
6 17 (2.12%) Social Media
7 16 (2.00%) Internet of Things
7 16 (2.00%) Public Cloud
8 14 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.62%) FMCG
10 8 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.00%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.62%) PMI
11 5 (0.62%) Tandem
12 4 (0.50%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.50%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.37%) TRADACOMS
14 2 (0.25%) Blog
14 2 (0.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.37%) Linux
2 6 (0.75%) Windows
3 5 (0.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.50%) SUSE
5 3 (0.37%) Unix
6 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (27.93%) ERP
2 167 (20.82%) Logistics
3 144 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 125 (15.59%) Analytics
5 124 (15.46%) Project Management
6 123 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (12.09%) Business Development
8 93 (11.60%) Migration
9 86 (10.72%) Business Intelligence
10 75 (9.35%) SAP Implementation
11 63 (7.86%) CRM
11 63 (7.86%) Presales
12 60 (7.48%) Mentoring
12 60 (7.48%) Risk Management
13 55 (6.86%) Coaching
14 53 (6.61%) Change Management
15 46 (5.74%) Thought Leadership
16 45 (5.61%) Business Transformation
17 44 (5.49%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
18 40 (4.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 81 (10.10%) ABAP
2 24 (2.99%) C
3 13 (1.62%) Java
3 13 (1.62%) SQL
4 5 (0.62%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.37%) VB
5 3 (0.37%) XQuery
6 2 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.12%) COBOL
7 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.12%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 55 (6.86%) Degree
2 29 (3.62%) SAP Certification
3 19 (2.37%) MBA
4 16 (2.00%) ACCA
5 14 (1.75%) CIMA
5 14 (1.75%) Master's Degree
6 13 (1.62%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.12%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.00%) PMP
9 6 (0.75%) CCA
9 6 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.50%) PhD
11 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.25%) APMP
12 2 (0.25%) CITP
12 2 (0.25%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.12%) ISEB
13 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.11%) QA
2 26 (3.24%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.24%) PMO
4 9 (1.12%) SLA
5 5 (0.62%) GDPR
6 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) IFRS
7 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.25%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.12%) Ansible
2 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Terraform
2 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 802 (100.00%) SAP
2 47 (5.86%) Ariba
3 28 (3.49%) Oracle
4 26 (3.24%) hybris
5 22 (2.74%) Microsoft
6 20 (2.49%) Concur
7 13 (1.62%) Tableau
8 8 (1.00%) Sybase
9 7 (0.87%) OpenText
10 6 (0.75%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.50%) Anaplan
11 4 (0.50%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.50%) Dell
11 4 (0.50%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.37%) CA
12 3 (0.37%) Cognos
12 3 (0.37%) Google
12 3 (0.37%) IBM
12 3 (0.37%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com