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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 232 211 196
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -15
Permanent jobs citing Sage 28 32 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.45% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.99% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 88
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
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
3682 3229 4161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.02% 45.72% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2944 2725 3521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Essex +6 9 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Hertfordshire -15 9 £35,000 +32.07%
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £37,500 +30.43% 3
Norfolk +13 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Bedfordshire -18 1 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 - 1
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 25 (37.31%) Sage 200
2 22 (32.84%) SQL
3 21 (31.34%) .NET
4 19 (28.36%) C#
4 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
4 19 (28.36%) Finance
5 14 (20.90%) ERP
5 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.91%) Windows
6 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (16.42%) Advertising
8 10 (14.93%) XML
8 10 (14.93%) HTML
8 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
8 10 (14.93%) VoIP
9 8 (11.94%) MVC
9 8 (11.94%) CRM
9 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
9 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
9 8 (11.94%) PHP
9 8 (11.94%) Oracle
9 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
9 8 (11.94%) SAP
9 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET
9 8 (11.94%) XHTML
9 8 (11.94%) MVVM
9 8 (11.94%) WCF
9 8 (11.94%) WPF
10 7 (10.45%) Oracle General Ledger

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) Content Management Server
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.99%) SugarCRM
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Sage 200
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (10.45%) Agresso
3 5 (7.46%) SalesLogix
4 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (5.97%) Magento
5 2 (2.99%) Line 500
5 2 (2.99%) Sage 1000
5 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.49%) Pegasus Opera
6 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
1 2 (2.99%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) VoIP
2 4 (5.97%) Firewall
3 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Advertising
3 7 (10.45%) General Ledger
4 5 (7.46%) Marketing
5 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.48%) Retail
7 1 (1.49%) Back Office
7 1 (1.49%) Electronics
7 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 9 (13.43%) Consultant
3 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.46%) IT Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Developer
7 3 (4.48%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Sage Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.48%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Support Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) .NET
2 10 (14.93%) HTML
2 10 (14.93%) XML
3 8 (11.94%) XHTML
3 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET
3 8 (11.94%) WCF
3 8 (11.94%) WPF
4 5 (7.46%) Ajax
5 4 (5.97%) Web Services
5 4 (5.97%) jQuery
6 3 (4.48%) Symfony
6 3 (4.48%) CakePHP
6 3 (4.48%) COM
6 3 (4.48%) LAMP
7 2 (2.99%) XSL
7 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.99%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (1.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.48%) Kindle
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) ERP
2 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.94%) CRM
3 8 (11.94%) MVC
3 8 (11.94%) MVVM
4 7 (10.45%) Cash Management
5 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.48%) Project Management
6 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.99%) Content Management
6 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.99%) Web Development
6 2 (2.99%) Business Development
6 2 (2.99%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.99%) Time Management
6 2 (2.99%) Analytics
6 2 (2.99%) Data Analytics
7 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) C#
3 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
4 8 (11.94%) PHP
4 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
4 8 (11.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) MCSE
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MBCS
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.48%) Zend
4 2 (2.99%) WatchGuard
4 2 (2.99%) ProCurve
4 2 (2.99%) Mitel
4 2 (2.99%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) Siebel
4 2 (2.99%) HP
4 2 (2.99%) Pegasus
4 2 (2.99%) Apple
5 1 (1.49%) CODA
5 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee
5 1 (1.49%) Infor
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