The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 241 226 217
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sage 23 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 1.21% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 29
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Sage
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3137 3378 3073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 44.53% 46.81% 46.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2524 2697 2462
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Sage
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Sage Salary Trend in the East of England

Sage
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Sage Salary Histogram in the East of England

Sage
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire -7 16 £27,500 -31.25% 4
Essex -13 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £32,750 - 2
Bedfordshire -1 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 46 (73.02%) Finance
2 33 (52.38%) SAP
3 29 (46.03%) SQL
4 24 (38.10%) Sage 200
5 22 (34.92%) Oracle
6 20 (31.75%) ERP
7 16 (25.40%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (25.40%) Unit4 Business World
8 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.81%) General Ledger
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle Cash Management
8 15 (23.81%) Oracle General Ledger
8 15 (23.81%) Cash Management
9 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
10 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 12 (19.05%) Citrix
10 12 (19.05%) Migration
11 11 (17.46%) Data Migration
11 11 (17.46%) Windows
12 9 (14.29%) SAP Business One
12 9 (14.29%) MS Office
12 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
13 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (12.70%) SLA
13 8 (12.70%) Apple
14 7 (11.11%) SMTP
14 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 7 (11.11%) Windows XP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Office
2 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Sage 200
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle Financials
2 16 (25.40%) Unit4 Business World
3 15 (23.81%) Oracle Cash Management
3 15 (23.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (14.29%) SAP Business One
5 6 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (7.94%) Sage X3
7 3 (4.76%) Line 500
7 3 (4.76%) Sage 1000
8 2 (3.17%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (3.17%) Sage 300 ERP
9 1 (1.59%) Sage 50
9 1 (1.59%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) SMTP
2 6 (9.52%) Firewall
3 3 (4.76%) DHCP
3 3 (4.76%) DNS
4 2 (3.17%) VoIP
5 1 (1.59%) FTP
5 1 (1.59%) IMAP
5 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.59%) NAS
5 1 (1.59%) POP3
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.59%) MS Access
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 46 (73.02%) Finance
2 15 (23.81%) General Ledger
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
4 1 (1.59%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) Consultant
2 14 (22.22%) Sage Consultant
3 12 (19.05%) Sage 200 Consultant
4 10 (15.87%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.70%) Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Desktop Support
6 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (11.11%) Business Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) SAP Business Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) SAP Business One Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Head of IT
8 5 (7.94%) Software Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.59%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.59%) EDI
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 6 (9.52%) FMCG
3 5 (7.94%) NHS
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) ERP
2 15 (23.81%) Cash Management
3 12 (19.05%) Migration
4 11 (17.46%) Data Migration
5 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.11%) Presales
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Logistics
8 4 (6.35%) Change Control
9 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.17%) CRM
9 2 (3.17%) Line Management
10 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.59%) Financial Analysis
10 1 (1.59%) Front End Development
10 1 (1.59%) MVC
10 1 (1.59%) Project Management
10 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) AAT
2 1 (1.59%) ACCA
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) CCNP
2 1 (1.59%) CIMA
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) MCP
2 1 (1.59%) MCSA
2 1 (1.59%) MCSE
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SmoothWall
1 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) SAP
2 22 (34.92%) Oracle
3 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.05%) Citrix
5 8 (12.70%) Apple
6 6 (9.52%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) Acronis
7 1 (1.59%) Avaya
7 1 (1.59%) AVG
7 1 (1.59%) Cerner
7 1 (1.59%) Draytek
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) iSOFT
7 1 (1.59%) McKesson
7 1 (1.59%) MEDITECH
7 1 (1.59%) NETGEAR
7 1 (1.59%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.59%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.59%) Veeam
7 1 (1.59%) ZyXEL
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + be- training, progression, pens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, pension, negotiable
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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