The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East of England region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 259 222 240
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Permanent jobs citing Sage 22 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 1.07% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4220 4284 4234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 48.70% 49.97% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3443 3667 3529
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -20 10 £37,500 +75.43% 1
Hertfordshire -5 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 4 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Suffolk - 2 £35,750 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 26 (44.07%) SQL
3 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
4 15 (25.42%) SAP
4 15 (25.42%) Business Objects
4 15 (25.42%) Oracle
4 15 (25.42%) ERP
5 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.34%) .NET
6 12 (20.34%) Sage 200
7 11 (18.64%) C#
7 11 (18.64%) MS Office
7 11 (18.64%) CRM
8 10 (16.95%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (15.25%) Windows
9 9 (15.25%) Java
9 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (15.25%) Hyperion
9 9 (15.25%) Project Management
10 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
10 8 (13.56%) Degree
11 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
11 7 (11.86%) HTML
12 6 (10.17%) Pegasus
12 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
12 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.17%) XML
12 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
12 6 (10.17%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.69%) Lync
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Sage 200
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (5.08%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Sage 50
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.69%) SalesLogix
5 1 (1.69%) Sage BI
5 1 (1.69%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.69%) Movex
5 1 (1.69%) Exchequer
5 1 (1.69%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) VoIP
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.47%) MySQL
4 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.08%) MS Access
5 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.08%) ObjectStore
6 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.69%) Xcelsius
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Consultant
3 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Business Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Applications Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.78%) Sage Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Junior Applications Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Junior
6 3 (5.08%) DBA
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) .NET
2 7 (11.86%) HTML
3 6 (10.17%) XML
3 6 (10.17%) WCF
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 4 (6.78%) HTML5
5 3 (5.08%) SAP XI
6 2 (3.39%) XHTML
6 2 (3.39%) ADO.NET
6 2 (3.39%) LAMP
6 2 (3.39%) WPF
6 2 (3.39%) Symfony
6 2 (3.39%) CakePHP
6 2 (3.39%) Ajax
6 2 (3.39%) jQuery
7 1 (1.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ERP
2 11 (18.64%) CRM
3 9 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.25%) Project Management
4 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.47%) B2B
7 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.78%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.08%) Service Management
8 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.39%) ITIL
9 2 (3.39%) MVC
9 2 (3.39%) User Stories
9 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) C#
3 9 (15.25%) Java
4 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 4 (6.78%) VBScript
8 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.39%) VBA
9 1 (1.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) MBCS
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) SAP
1 15 (25.42%) Business Objects
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) Hyperion
4 6 (10.17%) Pegasus
5 5 (8.47%) Epicor
6 4 (6.78%) CODA
6 4 (6.78%) Cognos
7 3 (5.08%) JD Edwards
8 2 (3.39%) Zend
9 1 (1.69%) NetSuite
9 1 (1.69%) McAfee
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago