Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 566 614 929
Rank change year-on-year +48 +315 +301
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 677 701 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.40% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.76% 5.07% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 349 455 217
UK median annual salary £66,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.48% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +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 8,727 13,821 11,842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.80% 7.84% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6,027 10,152 8,886
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £84,250 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +24 539 £67,500 - 87
UK excluding London +142 329 £55,000 -12.00% 63
London -46 176 £77,500 +10.71% 27
South East +71 117 £60,000 -7.69% 30
North of England +66 90 £47,750 -16.96% 18
Midlands +50 85 £52,500 -21.64% 10
North West +52 66 £46,500 -19.13% 12
West Midlands +31 63 £58,000 -15.33% 9
Yorkshire +34 21 £56,875 +26.39% 4
East Midlands +41 18 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Wales +23 14 £65,000 -
South West - 14 £70,000 - 2
East of England +54 9 £60,000 -7.69%
North East - 2 £86,250 - 2
Scotland +4 1 £18,000 -68.70% 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 676 (99.85%) SAP
2 261 (38.55%) Finance
3 198 (29.25%) ERP
4 171 (25.26%) SAP HANA
5 141 (20.83%) SAP FI
6 140 (20.68%) SAP FI/CO
6 140 (20.68%) SAP CO
7 114 (16.84%) SAP ERP
8 111 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
9 110 (16.25%) Analytics
10 109 (16.10%) Manufacturing
11 107 (15.81%) Project Management
12 80 (11.82%) Logistics
13 79 (11.67%) Business Development
14 78 (11.52%) SAP SD
15 72 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 71 (10.49%) ABAP
17 69 (10.19%) SAP Implementation
18 68 (10.04%) Migration
19 66 (9.75%) Ariba
20 63 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
21 62 (9.16%) SAP Fiori
22 61 (9.01%) CRM
23 60 (8.86%) SAP BW
24 58 (8.57%) Degree
25 57 (8.42%) Mentoring
26 56 (8.27%) SAP MM
27 53 (7.83%) Coaching
27 53 (7.83%) Thought Leadership
28 48 (7.09%) 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 33 (4.87%) NetWeaver
2 19 (2.81%) SAS
3 4 (0.59%) SAP Portal
4 3 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 141 (20.83%) SAP FI
2 140 (20.68%) SAP CO
2 140 (20.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 114 (16.84%) SAP ERP
4 78 (11.52%) SAP SD
5 56 (8.27%) SAP MM
6 45 (6.65%) SAP IBP
7 30 (4.43%) SAP PP
8 28 (4.14%) SAP BPC
8 28 (4.14%) SAP SCM
9 23 (3.40%) SAP WM
10 20 (2.95%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 17 (2.51%) SAP GRC
11 17 (2.51%) SAP HCM
12 15 (2.22%) SAP PM
13 14 (2.07%) SAP APO
14 13 (1.92%) SAP CRM
15 12 (1.77%) SAP Business ByDesign
15 12 (1.77%) SAP QM
16 11 (1.62%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.61%) SuccessFactors
2 31 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.62%) IaaS
4 11 (1.62%) PaaS
4 11 (1.62%) SaaS
5 9 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.33%) SAP Leonardo
6 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.30%) Office 365
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.33%) Internet
2 8 (1.18%) LAN
2 8 (1.18%) WAN
3 4 (0.59%) RFID
4 2 (0.30%) Network Security
5 1 (0.15%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.15%) Firewall
5 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.15%) VLAN
5 1 (0.15%) VPN
5 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (25.26%) SAP HANA
2 60 (8.86%) SAP BW
3 40 (5.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 39 (5.76%) BusinessObjects
5 36 (5.32%) Big Data
6 19 (2.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 19 (2.81%) Lumira
7 14 (2.07%) SAP Data Services
8 13 (1.92%) SQL Server
9 9 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.03%) Informix
10 7 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.89%) GIS
12 5 (0.74%) Snowflake Schema
12 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.44%) DTS
14 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.18%) LSMW
2 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.15%) Hudson
General
1 261 (38.55%) Finance
2 109 (16.10%) Manufacturing
3 46 (6.79%) Legal
4 29 (4.28%) General Ledger
4 29 (4.28%) Retail
5 10 (1.48%) Automotive
6 9 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.89%) Marketing
8 5 (0.74%) Banking
9 4 (0.59%) Advertising
10 3 (0.44%) Billing
10 3 (0.44%) Electronics
10 3 (0.44%) French Language
10 3 (0.44%) German Language
10 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.44%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.30%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 352 (51.99%) Consultant
2 340 (50.22%) SAP Consultant
3 113 (16.69%) Architect
4 109 (16.10%) Analyst
5 98 (14.48%) SAP Architect
6 97 (14.33%) SAP Analyst
7 89 (13.15%) SAP FI Consultant
8 88 (13.00%) SAP CO Consultant
8 88 (13.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 71 (10.49%) SAP Manager
10 61 (9.01%) Solutions Architect
11 52 (7.68%) Business Analyst
11 52 (7.68%) SAP Business Analyst
12 49 (7.24%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
13 46 (6.79%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 44 (6.50%) Senior Consultant
15 42 (6.20%) SAP SD Consultant
16 41 (6.06%) Senior SAP Consultant
17 36 (5.32%) Managing Consultant
17 36 (5.32%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.16%) SAP Fiori
2 29 (4.28%) SAP Basis
3 26 (3.84%) EDI
4 25 (3.69%) SAP PI
5 18 (2.66%) SAPUI5
6 16 (2.36%) IDoc
6 16 (2.36%) SAP XI
7 15 (2.22%) SAP ALE
8 14 (2.07%) XML
9 9 (1.33%) Web Dynpro
10 8 (1.18%) BAPI
10 8 (1.18%) XSLT
11 6 (0.89%) EJB
11 6 (0.89%) JDBC
12 5 (0.74%) HTML
12 5 (0.74%) REST
12 5 (0.74%) SAP Core Interface
12 5 (0.74%) SOAP
13 4 (0.59%) Middleware
14 3 (0.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
1 30 (4.43%) User Experience
2 26 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.25%) Data Structures
4 17 (2.51%) Public Cloud
4 17 (2.51%) Social Media
5 16 (2.36%) Life Science
6 13 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.92%) FMCG
7 12 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.48%) Private Cloud
9 9 (1.33%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (1.33%) Internet of Things
10 7 (1.03%) Tandem
11 4 (0.59%) Blog
12 3 (0.44%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.30%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.30%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.30%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.92%) Windows
2 10 (1.48%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.18%) Linux
4 7 (1.03%) VMS
5 5 (0.74%) SUSE
6 2 (0.30%) Unix
7 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (29.25%) ERP
2 111 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (16.25%) Analytics
4 107 (15.81%) Project Management
5 80 (11.82%) Logistics
6 79 (11.67%) Business Development
7 72 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (10.19%) SAP Implementation
9 68 (10.04%) Migration
10 63 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
11 61 (9.01%) CRM
12 57 (8.42%) Mentoring
13 53 (7.83%) Coaching
13 53 (7.83%) Thought Leadership
14 48 (7.09%) Change Management
14 48 (7.09%) Risk Management
15 36 (5.32%) Workflow
16 35 (5.17%) Presales
17 34 (5.02%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
17 34 (5.02%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (10.49%) ABAP
2 17 (2.51%) Java
3 16 (2.36%) C
3 16 (2.36%) SQL
4 5 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 5 (0.74%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.59%) Python
6 2 (0.30%) SAPscript
6 2 (0.30%) VB
6 2 (0.30%) XQuery
7 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (8.57%) Degree
2 21 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.95%) MBA
4 19 (2.81%) SAP Certification
5 13 (1.92%) CCA
6 12 (1.77%) PMP
7 11 (1.62%) Master's Degree
8 10 (1.48%) ACCA
8 10 (1.48%) CIMA
9 9 (1.33%) PMI Certification
10 8 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.15%) AAT
11 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.15%) ISEB
11 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.47%) QA
2 17 (2.51%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.33%) GDPR
4 6 (0.89%) PMO
5 5 (0.74%) SLA
6 2 (0.30%) GxP
6 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) GMP
System Software
1 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 676 (99.85%) SAP
2 66 (9.75%) Ariba
3 25 (3.69%) Microsoft
4 24 (3.55%) Oracle
5 19 (2.81%) hybris
5 19 (2.81%) Tableau
6 13 (1.92%) Concur
7 8 (1.18%) Pegasus
8 7 (1.03%) OpenText
9 6 (0.89%) Adobe
9 6 (0.89%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.59%) Anaplan
10 4 (0.59%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.44%) CA
11 3 (0.44%) ESRI
11 3 (0.44%) webMethods
12 2 (0.30%) Cognos
12 2 (0.30%) IBM
12 2 (0.30%) Sybase
12 2 (0.30%) Tagetik