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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 113 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sage 7 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.26% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 4
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +32.81%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
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
732 791 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.71% 43.51% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 571 618 650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +4 4 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Wilmslow +1 1 £40,000 -
Chester - 1 £27,500 - 2
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (85.71%) CRM
1 24 (85.71%) Finance
2 23 (82.14%) Dynamics GP
3 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 21 (75.00%) SAP
4 21 (75.00%) JD Edwards
4 21 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (67.86%) SQL
6 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
7 16 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (50.00%) Data Analysis
8 14 (50.00%) General Ledger
8 14 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 14 (50.00%) Epicor
8 14 (50.00%) Oracle
8 14 (50.00%) SharePoint
9 13 (46.43%) ERP
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (25.00%) Hyperion
12 7 (25.00%) Cognos
12 7 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (10.71%) Marketing
13 3 (10.71%) Line 500
13 3 (10.71%) Sage 1000
13 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
13 3 (10.71%) Advertising

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 14 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (82.14%) Dynamics GP
2 21 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (57.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (10.71%) Sage 200
5 3 (10.71%) Line 500
5 3 (10.71%) Sage 1000
6 2 (7.14%) Sage ERP X3
6 2 (7.14%) Agresso
6 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 24 (85.71%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Analyst
2 14 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Data Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Server Support
5 3 (10.71%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Server Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) CRM
2 14 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 13 (46.43%) ERP
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (7.14%) BDD
4 2 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) SAP
1 21 (75.00%) JD Edwards
2 14 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (50.00%) Epicor
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Cognos
4 7 (25.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Infor
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago