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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.56% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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
73 80 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.24% 44.69% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 57 82
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware