The table below looks at the statistics for Sage 200 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage 200 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 200
Rank - 124 113
Permanent jobs citing Sage 200 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.052% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category - 1.22% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
Sage 200
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
90 82 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.18% 4.28% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 63 68 91
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Sage 200
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage 200 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sage 200 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Sage 200
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 200 across the Cheshire region.

Sage 200 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Sage 200
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Sage 200 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 200.

1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Infor
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Sage ERP X3
2 2 (66.67%) Agresso
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP

Sage 200
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Sage 200 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 200. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (66.67%) Sage ERP X3
1 2 (66.67%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) Infor
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix