The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 114 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Sage 11 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.61% 0.93% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 2.10% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% +3.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -6.66%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
769 714 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.35% 44.13% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 586 621 517
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
South West

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Sage
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Sage Salary Trend in Bristol

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (72.73%) CRM
2 13 (59.09%) Sage 200
3 10 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 8 (36.36%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) ERP
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 5 (22.73%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) Umbraco
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (22.73%) CSS3
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (22.73%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Twitter
7 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) Umbraco
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Sage 200
2 5 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
1 10 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Sage Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (18.18%) CRM Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Operations Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) CRM Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Support Specialist
4 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) Ajax
3 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) Remedy
2 4 (18.18%) Twitter
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
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