The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 29 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 Cheshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 111 110 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sage 10 3 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.56% 0.18% 1.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.38% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 43
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £28,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
779 791 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.57% 46.34% 50.28%
Number of salaries quoted 604 657 1034
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
North West

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Sage Salary Trend in Cheshire

Sage
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Sage
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Warrington -16 5 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (66.67%) ERP
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) SAP
3 7 (38.89%) SAP Business One
3 7 (38.89%) Sage 200
4 6 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (16.67%) Line 500
6 3 (16.67%) Sage 1000
6 3 (16.67%) JD Edwards
6 3 (16.67%) Epicor
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Lawson
7 2 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) Baan
7 2 (11.11%) Electronics
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (11.11%) Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Infor
7 2 (11.11%) Movex
8 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) SAP Business One
1 7 (38.89%) Sage 200
2 4 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (16.67%) Line 500
3 3 (16.67%) Sage 1000
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (11.11%) Lawson
4 2 (11.11%) Movex
5 1 (5.56%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (5.56%) Sage 50
5 1 (5.56%) Exchequer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Software Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) ERP Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Sage Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (5.56%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Buyer
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ODBC
1 1 (5.56%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ERP
2 6 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Business Development
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 3 (16.67%) Epicor
4 2 (11.11%) Baan
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Infor
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum various bens
Posted: 22 hours ago