The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 107 111 130
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Sage 10 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.55% 0.13% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 0.28% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 12
Average salary £30,000 £23,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,750 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
Sage
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
813 727 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.12% 46.48% 43.09%
Number of salaries quoted 692 562 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 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
Warrington +14 6 £28,750 +43.75% 1
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) SAP
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) ERP
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) CRM
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) JD Edwards
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (33.33%) Cognos
6 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
6 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (27.78%) Sage 200
7 5 (27.78%) SAP Business One
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Hyperion
8 4 (22.22%) General Ledger
9 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (16.67%) CMS
9 3 (16.67%) Epicor
9 3 (16.67%) Pegasus
9 3 (16.67%) CODA
9 3 (16.67%) MS Access
9 3 (16.67%) PeopleSoft

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (33.33%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (27.78%) Sage 200
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Business One
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (5.56%) Exchequer
4 1 (5.56%) Line 500
4 1 (5.56%) Sage 1000
4 1 (5.56%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) MS Access
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) General Ledger
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Business Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Server Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ERP
2 8 (44.44%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) OpenUP
3 3 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) SSADM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Telemarketing
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBA
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) SAP
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 6 (33.33%) Cognos
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Hyperion
6 3 (16.67%) Epicor
6 3 (16.67%) Pegasus
6 3 (16.67%) CODA
6 3 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (11.11%) Primavera
7 2 (11.11%) Open Text
7 2 (11.11%) VMware
8 1 (5.56%) Northgate
8 1 (5.56%) IBM
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) Veeam
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago