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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 129 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.057% 0.47% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 1.08% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 4
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
752 836 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.78% 43.20% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 601 661 585
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 2 September 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
Chester - 1 £27,500 - 1
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (83.33%) CRM
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 19 (79.17%) Dynamics GP
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (70.83%) SAP
4 17 (70.83%) JD Edwards
4 17 (70.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (62.50%) SQL
6 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
7 13 (54.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (50.00%) ERP
9 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
9 11 (45.83%) Oracle
9 11 (45.83%) Epicor
9 11 (45.83%) Oracle General Ledger
9 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
9 11 (45.83%) General Ledger
10 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (25.00%) Hyperion
11 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (25.00%) Cognos
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (12.50%) Sage 200
12 3 (12.50%) Marketing
12 3 (12.50%) Line 500
12 3 (12.50%) Sage 1000
12 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (45.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Dynamics GP
2 17 (70.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (54.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (12.50%) Sage 200
5 3 (12.50%) Line 500
5 3 (12.50%) Sage 1000
6 2 (8.33%) Sage ERP X3
6 2 (8.33%) Agresso
6 2 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) General Ledger
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Data Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Server Support
7 3 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Server Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) DBA
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
8 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) CRM
2 12 (50.00%) ERP
3 11 (45.83%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.33%) BDD
4 2 (8.33%) User Stories
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) SAP
1 17 (70.83%) JD Edwards
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Epicor
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Cognos
4 6 (25.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Infor
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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