Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 499 649 651
Rank change year-on-year +150 +2 +448
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 757 601 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.36% 5.53% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 386 315 371
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £91,250 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -17.86%

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 8,084 10,877 13,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.81% 6.53% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,651 7,935 9,974
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -4.00%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 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 +160 669 £70,000 - 43
UK excluding London +145 371 £60,000 +9.09% 26
London +152 256 £80,000 +4.23% 18
South East +41 147 £60,000 -4.00% 8
North of England +59 112 £52,500 +5.00% 6
North West +65 85 £52,500 +12.90% 3
Midlands +50 79 £60,000 +4.35% 4
West Midlands +32 49 £60,000 -3.23% 1
East Midlands +46 29 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire +7 25 £70,000 +16.67% 3
East of England +79 14 £47,500 - 5
South West +9 10 £61,250 -12.50% 2
Scotland +21 8 £60,000 -33.33%
Wales -4 3 £55,000 -15.38% 1
North East - 1 £92,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 757 (100.00%) SAP
2 259 (34.21%) Finance
3 223 (29.46%) ERP
4 204 (26.95%) SAP HANA
5 145 (19.15%) Manufacturing
6 139 (18.36%) Logistics
7 132 (17.44%) SAP SD
8 129 (17.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 113 (14.93%) SAP FI
10 109 (14.40%) SAP FI/CO
10 109 (14.40%) SAP CO
11 106 (14.00%) SAP MM
12 105 (13.87%) Project Management
13 101 (13.34%) ABAP
14 95 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
15 94 (12.42%) SAP ERP
15 94 (12.42%) Analytics
16 91 (12.02%) Project Delivery
17 75 (9.91%) Migration
18 67 (8.85%) SAP BW
18 67 (8.85%) Greenfield Project
19 66 (8.72%) SAP Fiori
20 55 (7.27%) Presales
21 52 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
22 51 (6.74%) SAP WM
23 50 (6.61%) Ariba
23 50 (6.61%) Degree
23 50 (6.61%) SuccessFactors
24 49 (6.47%) CRM
25 47 (6.21%) SAP Implementation

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 30 (3.96%) NetWeaver
2 12 (1.59%) Confluence
3 5 (0.66%) MTS
4 2 (0.26%) Apache
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 132 (17.44%) SAP SD
2 113 (14.93%) SAP FI
3 109 (14.40%) SAP CO
3 109 (14.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 106 (14.00%) SAP MM
5 94 (12.42%) SAP ERP
6 51 (6.74%) SAP WM
7 41 (5.42%) SAP SCM
8 40 (5.28%) SAP PP
9 39 (5.15%) SAP BPC
10 38 (5.02%) SAP EWM
11 37 (4.89%) SAP IBP
12 24 (3.17%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 18 (2.38%) SAP Hybris
14 16 (2.11%) SAP MDG
15 14 (1.85%) SAP Payroll
16 13 (1.72%) SAP CRM
17 12 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 11 (1.45%) SAP HR
18 11 (1.45%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.61%) SuccessFactors
2 26 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.38%) AWS
4 13 (1.72%) Azure
5 10 (1.32%) SAP Leonardo
6 5 (0.66%) SaaS
7 4 (0.53%) Office 365
8 3 (0.40%) GCP
8 3 (0.40%) PaaS
9 2 (0.26%) FinancialForce
9 2 (0.26%) IaaS
9 2 (0.26%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.13%) GitHub
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.43%) Internet
2 5 (0.66%) FTP
3 2 (0.26%) LAN
3 2 (0.26%) WAN
4 1 (0.13%) Firewall
4 1 (0.13%) Network Security
4 1 (0.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (26.95%) SAP HANA
2 67 (8.85%) SAP BW
3 36 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 32 (4.23%) Big Data
5 30 (3.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 12 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
7 9 (1.19%) Informix
8 8 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (0.79%) SQL Server
10 3 (0.40%) Lumira
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.26%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.26%) DataStage
11 2 (0.26%) Power BI
12 1 (0.13%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.13%) QlikView
12 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (3.43%) LSMW
2 17 (2.25%) JIRA
3 3 (0.40%) eCATT
4 2 (0.26%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.13%) Hudson
5 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.13%) NWDS
5 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 259 (34.21%) Finance
2 145 (19.15%) Manufacturing
3 46 (6.08%) Retail
4 34 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.57%) Billing
6 23 (3.04%) General Ledger
7 16 (2.11%) French Language
8 15 (1.98%) Marketing
9 14 (1.85%) Automotive
9 14 (1.85%) Banking
10 13 (1.72%) Legal
11 10 (1.32%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.32%) Public Sector
12 7 (0.92%) Front Office
13 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.53%) Polish Language
14 3 (0.40%) German Language
15 2 (0.26%) Back Office
15 2 (0.26%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 374 (49.41%) Consultant
2 357 (47.16%) SAP Consultant
3 110 (14.53%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
4 94 (12.42%) Analyst
5 90 (11.89%) SAP Manager
6 89 (11.76%) SAP Analyst
7 78 (10.30%) Architect
8 73 (9.64%) SAP Architect
8 73 (9.64%) SAP SD Consultant
9 57 (7.53%) Senior Consultant
9 57 (7.53%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 53 (7.00%) SAP FI Consultant
11 52 (6.87%) SAP CO Consultant
11 52 (6.87%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 49 (6.47%) SAP MM Consultant
13 46 (6.08%) Business Analyst
14 45 (5.94%) Developer
14 45 (5.94%) SAP Business Analyst
15 39 (5.15%) SAP Developer
16 34 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.72%) SAP Fiori
2 45 (5.94%) SAP Basis
3 29 (3.83%) EDI
3 29 (3.83%) SAPUI5
4 19 (2.51%) SAP PI
4 19 (2.51%) SAP Smart Forms
5 15 (1.98%) IDoc
6 14 (1.85%) Web Dynpro
7 13 (1.72%) Web Services
8 11 (1.45%) BAPI
9 9 (1.19%) EDIFACT
9 9 (1.19%) SAP ALE
9 9 (1.19%) SOAP
10 8 (1.06%) REST
11 6 (0.79%) Middleware
12 5 (0.66%) HTML
12 5 (0.66%) HTML5
13 4 (0.53%) XML
14 3 (0.40%) CSS
14 3 (0.40%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.85%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (4.62%) User Experience
3 31 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.57%) FMCG
5 26 (3.43%) Internet of Things
6 17 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (1.72%) Social Media
8 11 (1.45%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.06%) Life Science
10 7 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.53%) Blog
12 4 (0.53%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.40%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.40%) PMI
13 3 (0.40%) Reinsurance
14 2 (0.26%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.26%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.26%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.45%) Linux
1 11 (1.45%) Windows
2 3 (0.40%) Unix
3 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.13%) AIX
4 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (29.46%) ERP
2 139 (18.36%) Logistics
3 129 (17.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 105 (13.87%) Project Management
5 95 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (12.42%) Analytics
7 91 (12.02%) Project Delivery
8 75 (9.91%) Migration
9 55 (7.27%) Presales
10 52 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
11 49 (6.47%) CRM
12 47 (6.21%) SAP Implementation
13 43 (5.68%) Business Development
14 41 (5.42%) Mentoring
14 41 (5.42%) Problem-Solving
15 40 (5.28%) Procure-to-Pay
16 37 (4.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 34 (4.49%) Workflow
18 32 (4.23%) Change Management
18 32 (4.23%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 101 (13.34%) ABAP
2 14 (1.85%) C
3 11 (1.45%) SAPscript
4 10 (1.32%) Java
5 9 (1.19%) SQL
6 3 (0.40%) ActionScript
6 3 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (0.40%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (6.61%) Degree
2 42 (5.55%) SAP Certification
3 11 (1.45%) ACCA
4 10 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.19%) CCA
5 9 (1.19%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.92%) CIMA
8 5 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.66%) PMP
8 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.53%) PhD
10 2 (0.26%) MBA
10 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) APMP
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.13%) CFA
11 1 (0.13%) CISA
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.38%) PMO
1 18 (2.38%) QA
2 12 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.66%) SLA
5 4 (0.53%) IFRS
6 1 (0.13%) GDPR
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) HP ALM
1 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.13%) OSSEC
2 1 (0.13%) Puppet
2 1 (0.13%) Terraform
2 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 757 (100.00%) SAP
2 50 (6.61%) Ariba
3 32 (4.23%) hybris
4 24 (3.17%) Concur
5 18 (2.38%) Oracle
6 17 (2.25%) Microsoft
7 6 (0.79%) Google
7 6 (0.79%) Tableau
8 4 (0.53%) Adobe
8 4 (0.53%) Workday
9 3 (0.40%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.40%) Cognizant
9 3 (0.40%) Cognos
9 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.26%) HP
10 2 (0.26%) Infor
10 2 (0.26%) Informatica
10 2 (0.26%) PayPal
10 2 (0.26%) Sybase
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat