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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 219 248 220
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -28
Permanent jobs citing Sage 36 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.29% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.60% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 48
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,700 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £44,750 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3382 3820 4171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.36% 47.96% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2692 3095 3545
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 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
Hertfordshire +13 27 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Essex +2 7 £26,500 -17.18%
Suffolk - 2 £28,750 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 28 (38.89%) Sage 200
2 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.78%) Oracle
4 18 (25.00%) Finance
5 16 (22.22%) SQL
6 13 (18.06%) Windows
6 13 (18.06%) Active Directory
6 13 (18.06%) Firewall
7 11 (15.28%) ERP
7 11 (15.28%) HTML
7 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
7 11 (15.28%) SAP
8 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
9 9 (12.50%) XML
9 9 (12.50%) CRM
9 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 9 (12.50%) User Experience
10 8 (11.11%) HP
10 8 (11.11%) DHCP
10 8 (11.11%) DNS
10 8 (11.11%) PHP
10 8 (11.11%) .NET
10 8 (11.11%) Project Management
10 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 7 (9.72%) Advertising
11 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
11 7 (9.72%) VPN
11 7 (9.72%) Agresso
11 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
11 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.17%) SugarCRM
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.78%) Content Management Server
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (38.89%) Sage 200
2 7 (9.72%) Agresso
3 6 (8.33%) SalesLogix
3 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (6.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (6.94%) Sage CRM
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (5.56%) Pegasus Opera
6 3 (4.17%) Magento
7 1 (1.39%) Sage 50
7 1 (1.39%) Sage 300 ERP
7 1 (1.39%) Line 50
7 1 (1.39%) Line 500
7 1 (1.39%) Sage 1000
7 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Office 365
1 5 (6.94%) GitHub
1 5 (6.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) Firewall
2 8 (11.11%) DNS
2 8 (11.11%) DHCP
3 7 (9.72%) VPN
4 5 (6.94%) HTTP
5 4 (5.56%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) VoIP
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
6 3 (4.17%) Internet
7 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.39%) PBX
8 1 (1.39%) MPLS
8 1 (1.39%) SSL
8 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.94%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Advertising
3 5 (6.94%) French Language
3 5 (6.94%) German Language
3 5 (6.94%) Italian Language
3 5 (6.94%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Consultant
2 11 (15.28%) Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Head of IT
7 4 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Sage Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (4.17%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Applications Support Specialist
9 2 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) HTML
2 9 (12.50%) XML
3 8 (11.11%) .NET
4 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.94%) COM
4 5 (6.94%) LAMP
4 5 (6.94%) jQuery
4 5 (6.94%) Sass
5 4 (5.56%) Web Services
5 4 (5.56%) Ajax
6 3 (4.17%) XSL
7 2 (2.78%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (1.39%) JSON
8 1 (1.39%) WCF
8 1 (1.39%) CSS
8 1 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) User Experience
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) FMCG
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.94%) Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) ERP
2 9 (12.50%) CRM
3 8 (11.11%) Project Management
3 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.33%) ITIL
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.94%) DevOps
6 4 (5.56%) Scrum
6 4 (5.56%) BPMN
6 4 (5.56%) Web Development
6 4 (5.56%) UML
6 4 (5.56%) DSDM
7 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.78%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.78%) Content Management
7 2 (2.78%) ETL
7 2 (2.78%) Time Management
7 2 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.11%) PHP
4 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
4 5 (6.94%) PHP5
5 4 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
6 1 (1.39%) VC++
6 1 (1.39%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) MCP
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.78%) Oracle
3 11 (15.28%) SAP
4 8 (11.11%) HP
5 6 (8.33%) SonicWALL
5 6 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (6.94%) JD Edwards
6 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (6.94%) Pegasus
7 4 (5.56%) Citrix
7 4 (5.56%) VMware
7 4 (5.56%) CODA
8 3 (4.17%) Siebel
9 2 (2.78%) Apple
9 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard
9 2 (2.78%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.78%) Infor
9 2 (2.78%) Mitel
10 1 (1.39%) Google
10 1 (1.39%) Hyperion
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