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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 108 114 132
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sage 13 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 0.064% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 0.15% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 6
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £20,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
855 671 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.72% 42.93% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 691 510 675
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +8 10 £27,500 +37.50% 5
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (77.78%) SAP
2 12 (66.67%) CRM
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) ERP
4 10 (55.56%) JD Edwards
4 10 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (55.56%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle
6 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
7 7 (38.89%) General Ledger
7 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (33.33%) Cognos
8 6 (33.33%) Epicor
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
9 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (22.22%) Sage 200
11 3 (16.67%) OpenUP
11 3 (16.67%) Pegasus
11 3 (16.67%) CODA
11 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
11 3 (16.67%) SAP Business One

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (55.56%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (22.22%) Sage 200
5 3 (16.67%) SAP Business One
6 1 (5.56%) Line 500
6 1 (5.56%) Sage 1000
6 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
6 1 (5.56%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (27.78%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) General Ledger
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Data Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Server Support
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Server Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Business One Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) CRM
2 10 (55.56%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) OpenUP
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) SSADM
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Telemarketing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) SAP
2 10 (55.56%) JD Edwards
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Epicor
4 6 (33.33%) Cognos
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
6 3 (16.67%) Pegasus
6 3 (16.67%) CODA
7 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (5.56%) Primavera
7 1 (5.56%) VMware
7 1 (5.56%) Northgate
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £16000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago