The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 206 208 194
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Sage 15 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.50% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 21
Average salary £36,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.58% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Sage
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2825 2785 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.27% 50.87% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2077 2011 2138
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the Berkshire region.

Sage Salary Trend in Berkshire

Sage
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Sage Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Sage
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hungerford - 7 £30,000 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Reading -12 2 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Sage
South East

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sage.

1 13 (56.52%) ERP
2 12 (52.17%) Exchequer
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Dynamics GP
4 10 (43.48%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (43.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (34.78%) Migration
5 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 7 (30.43%) Lawson
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) SAP
6 7 (30.43%) SAP Business One
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) CRM
7 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
7 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (26.09%) Banking
8 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Product Management
8 5 (21.74%) SaaS
9 4 (17.39%) ACCA
9 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
9 4 (17.39%) CIMA
10 3 (13.04%) Back Office
10 3 (13.04%) CCSA

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Exchequer
2 11 (47.83%) Dynamics GP
3 10 (43.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (43.48%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (30.43%) SAP Business One
4 7 (30.43%) Lawson
5 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (13.04%) GoldMine
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (4.35%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Broadband
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) SSH
1 3 (13.04%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Back Office
3 3 (13.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Consultant
1 10 (43.48%) ERP Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) CRM Manager
2 5 (21.74%) CRM Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Support Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Server Support
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Server Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Server Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ERP
2 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Product Management
4 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ACCA
1 4 (17.39%) CIMA
2 3 (13.04%) CCSA
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) HND
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) AAT
3 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
4 3 (13.04%) Apple
4 3 (13.04%) Sophos
4 3 (13.04%) Synopsys
4 3 (13.04%) HP
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago