The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 29 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.01% - 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £24,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Sage
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57 54 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.26% 30.86% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 79
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £65,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Sage
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Sage Salary Trend in Chester

Sage
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Sage.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Data Extraction
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) CIMA
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) ACCA

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support
1 3 (75.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
1 1 (25.00%) CIMA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (25.00%) SAP