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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 218 206 199
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 12 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.57% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 20
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +14.61%
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
2840 2828 2599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.31% 52.50% 49.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2054 2024 2055
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 - 6 £27,750 -
Reading -15 3 £60,000 -
Sage
South East

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (61.90%) ERP
2 12 (57.14%) Exchequer
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (52.38%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (52.38%) Dynamics GP
4 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 8 (38.10%) CRM
5 8 (38.10%) SAP
5 8 (38.10%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (33.33%) SAP Business One
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) Lawson
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
7 6 (28.57%) Banking
7 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 6 (28.57%) Migration
8 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
8 5 (23.81%) Product Management
8 5 (23.81%) SaaS
8 5 (23.81%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
9 4 (19.05%) ACCA
9 4 (19.05%) Pegasus
9 4 (19.05%) GoldMine
9 4 (19.05%) CIMA
10 3 (14.29%) French Language
11 2 (9.52%) Ajax

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Exchequer
2 11 (52.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (52.38%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (52.38%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (38.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (33.33%) Lawson
4 7 (33.33%) SAP Business One
5 4 (19.05%) GoldMine
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (4.76%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
1 11 (52.38%) ERP Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) CRM Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) CRM Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Applications Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Support Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ERP
2 8 (38.10%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Product Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ACCA
1 4 (19.05%) CIMA
2 2 (9.52%) AAT
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (19.05%) Pegasus
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards