Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 555 514 514
Rank change year-on-year -41 0 +130
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 582 181 747
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.92% 6.56% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 325 78 399
10th Percentile £46,625 £45,000 £46,150
25th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £51,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £68,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -5.11% -2.14%
75th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £104,200 £93,250 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +7.14%

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 6,526 2,759 8,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.22% 5.76% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,312 2,030 5,737
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,977
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 15 October 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 15 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 15 October 2021. 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 -108 366 £65,000 - 46
UK excluding London -128 216 £62,500 +8.70% 23
London -159 134 £87,500 +25.00% 21
Work from Home -170 120 £70,000 -6.67% 5
South East -143 76 £65,000 +10.64% 13
North of England -95 68 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Midlands -80 48 £65,000 -27.78% 4
North West -83 38 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Yorkshire - 27 £55,000 -
East Midlands -44 24 £67,500 - 1
West Midlands -80 23 £61,000 -32.22% 3
South West -80 20 £25,000 -47.37% 3
North East - 3 £62,500 -
East of England -121 2 £64,500 -4.44%
Wales - 2 £57,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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.

1 576 (98.97%) SAP
2 218 (37.46%) Finance
3 178 (30.58%) Social Skills
4 126 (21.65%) Project Management
5 124 (21.31%) ERP
6 120 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (20.27%) Migration
8 116 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 113 (19.42%) SAP HANA
10 95 (16.32%) Coaching
11 94 (16.15%) Business Development
12 93 (15.98%) Manufacturing
13 78 (13.40%) Project Delivery
14 77 (13.23%) SAP Implementation
15 76 (13.06%) Business Transformation
16 73 (12.54%) Logistics
16 73 (12.54%) Risk Management
17 70 (12.03%) Legal
18 68 (11.68%) Data Migration
19 66 (11.34%) SAP FI
20 64 (11.00%) ABAP
21 62 (10.65%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
22 61 (10.48%) Retail
23 59 (10.14%) SAP CO
24 58 (9.97%) SAP FI/CO
24 58 (9.97%) Analytics
25 54 (9.28%) Process Improvement
25 54 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
26 52 (8.93%) Change Management
26 52 (8.93%) Data 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 18 (3.09%) NetWeaver
2 5 (0.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.52%) Confluence
4 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.34%) IIS
5 1 (0.17%) Apache
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (11.34%) SAP FI
2 59 (10.14%) SAP CO
3 58 (9.97%) SAP FI/CO
4 39 (6.70%) SAP BPC
5 35 (6.01%) SAP ERP
6 34 (5.84%) SAP SCM
6 34 (5.84%) SAP SD
7 33 (5.67%) SAP MDG
8 32 (5.50%) SAP MM
9 27 (4.64%) SAP FSCM
10 15 (2.58%) SAP IBP
11 14 (2.41%) SAP PP
11 14 (2.41%) SAP Retail
12 11 (1.89%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
12 11 (1.89%) SAP SM
13 9 (1.55%) SAP CRM
14 8 (1.37%) SAP GTS
14 8 (1.37%) SAP HR
15 7 (1.20%) SAP VC
16 6 (1.03%) SAP CAR
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.44%) Azure
1 20 (3.44%) SuccessFactors
2 15 (2.58%) AWS
3 11 (1.89%) Boomi
4 6 (1.03%) SaaS
5 5 (0.86%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 5 (0.86%) Power Platform
6 4 (0.69%) GCP
7 3 (0.52%) IaaS
7 3 (0.52%) PaaS
7 3 (0.52%) Tricentis Tosca
8 2 (0.34%) SAP Leonardo
9 1 (0.17%) Azure Key Vault
9 1 (0.17%) CloudTest
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.17%) ATM
1 1 (0.17%) FTP
1 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (19.42%) SAP HANA
2 50 (8.59%) SAP BW
3 36 (6.19%) SAP Data Services
4 25 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
5 22 (3.78%) DataStage
6 15 (2.58%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 12 (2.06%) SQL Server
8 7 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.20%) Tableau
9 6 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.03%) DB2
10 5 (0.86%) Looker
10 5 (0.86%) Power BI
11 3 (0.52%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.34%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.34%) Big Data
12 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.34%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (2.41%) JIRA
2 6 (1.03%) LSMW
3 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 218 (37.46%) Finance
2 178 (30.58%) Social Skills
3 93 (15.98%) Manufacturing
4 70 (12.03%) Legal
5 61 (10.48%) Retail
6 33 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (4.47%) Presentation Skills
8 20 (3.44%) Influencing Skills
9 18 (3.09%) Back Office
10 15 (2.58%) Marketing
11 10 (1.72%) Billing
12 9 (1.55%) General Ledger
12 9 (1.55%) Public Sector
13 8 (1.37%) Aerospace
14 7 (1.20%) Banking
15 6 (1.03%) Documentation Skills
15 6 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.86%) French Language
17 3 (0.52%) Front Office
17 3 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 264 (45.36%) Consultant
2 237 (40.72%) SAP Consultant
3 122 (20.96%) SAP Manager
4 89 (15.29%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
5 49 (8.42%) Project Manager
6 46 (7.90%) SAP CO Consultant
6 46 (7.90%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 45 (7.73%) SAP FI Consultant
8 40 (6.87%) Architect
8 40 (6.87%) Senior Consultant
9 39 (6.70%) Analyst
9 39 (6.70%) SAP Project Manager
10 37 (6.36%) SAP Architect
10 37 (6.36%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 29 (4.98%) Data Manager
11 29 (4.98%) SAP Analyst
11 29 (4.98%) SAP Data Manager
12 26 (4.47%) Analytics Consultant
13 23 (3.95%) SAP SCM Consultant
13 23 (3.95%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.73%) SAP Fiori
2 34 (5.84%) SAPUI5
3 14 (2.41%) HTML
3 14 (2.41%) Web Services
4 12 (2.06%) SAP ALE
4 12 (2.06%) SAP Basis
5 10 (1.72%) EDI
6 9 (1.55%) CSS
6 9 (1.55%) Node.js
7 8 (1.37%) BAPI
7 8 (1.37%) SAP Smart Forms
8 7 (1.20%) Next.js
8 7 (1.20%) React
9 6 (1.03%) HTML5
9 6 (1.03%) REST
9 6 (1.03%) SAP TM
10 5 (0.86%) XML
11 4 (0.69%) jQuery
11 4 (0.69%) Web Dynpro
12 3 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (4.12%) User Experience
3 23 (3.95%) Virtual Team
4 19 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.72%) FMCG
7 8 (1.37%) Replication
8 6 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (0.86%) Legacy Systems
9 5 (0.86%) Life Science
10 4 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (0.69%) Social Media
11 3 (0.52%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.34%) PMI
12 2 (0.34%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
13 1 (0.17%) EPoS
13 1 (0.17%) HACMP
13 1 (0.17%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.20%) Linux
1 7 (1.20%) Windows
2 6 (1.03%) Unix
3 1 (0.17%) AIX
3 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (21.65%) Project Management
2 124 (21.31%) ERP
3 120 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
4 118 (20.27%) Migration
5 116 (19.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 95 (16.32%) Coaching
7 94 (16.15%) Business Development
8 78 (13.40%) Project Delivery
9 77 (13.23%) SAP Implementation
10 76 (13.06%) Business Transformation
11 73 (12.54%) Logistics
11 73 (12.54%) Risk Management
12 68 (11.68%) Data Migration
13 62 (10.65%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
14 58 (9.97%) Analytics
15 54 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
15 54 (9.28%) Process Improvement
16 52 (8.93%) Change Management
16 52 (8.93%) Data Management
17 49 (8.42%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 64 (11.00%) ABAP
2 31 (5.33%) SQL
3 22 (3.78%) C
4 14 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.55%) Java
6 7 (1.20%) Python
7 3 (0.52%) C++
7 3 (0.52%) R
7 3 (0.52%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.34%) C#
8 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.34%) VBA
9 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.17%) Perl
9 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (7.90%) Degree
2 35 (6.01%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.09%) Master's Degree
4 9 (1.55%) PhD
5 8 (1.37%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.52%) CCA
8 2 (0.34%) MBA
8 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.34%) PMP
8 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.17%) ACCA
9 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CIMA
9 1 (0.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.58%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.89%) QA
3 8 (1.37%) SLA
4 7 (1.20%) PMO
5 5 (0.86%) GRC
6 4 (0.69%) IFRS
7 2 (0.34%) COBIT
7 2 (0.34%) GDPR
7 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.17%) Accessibility
System Software
1 1 (0.17%) IAG
1 1 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.69%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) Ansible
3 1 (0.17%) Control-M
3 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 576 (98.97%) SAP
2 38 (6.53%) Oracle
3 25 (4.30%) Informatica
4 19 (3.26%) Ariba
4 19 (3.26%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.41%) hybris
6 12 (2.06%) Workday
7 11 (1.89%) Dell
8 10 (1.72%) IBM
9 7 (1.20%) Concur
9 7 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.69%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.69%) HP
10 4 (0.69%) OpenText
11 3 (0.52%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.52%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.34%) Adobe
12 2 (0.34%) Reuters
12 2 (0.34%) Siebel
12 2 (0.34%) Sybase