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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 217 194 201
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 35 49 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.68% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.37% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 35 49 76
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3585 3588 4345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.71% 49.51% 48.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2953 3053 3662
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +24 22 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -9 10 £34,500 +30.18% 3
Cambridgeshire -13 2 £34,000 +3.03% 2
Suffolk +3 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (44.12%) Sage 200
2 24 (35.29%) SQL
3 21 (30.88%) Finance
4 18 (26.47%) .NET
5 17 (25.00%) C#
6 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 14 (20.59%) ERP
8 13 (19.12%) Advertising
9 11 (16.18%) SAP
9 11 (16.18%) Windows
10 10 (14.71%) Oracle Financials
10 10 (14.71%) Oracle
10 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.24%) VB.NET
11 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (11.76%) Cash Management
12 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
12 8 (11.76%) Oracle Cash Management
12 8 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (11.76%) Agresso
12 8 (11.76%) HTML
12 8 (11.76%) XML
12 8 (11.76%) General Ledger
13 7 (10.29%) MS Office
13 7 (10.29%) PHP
13 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
13 7 (10.29%) WCF
14 6 (8.82%) WPF
14 6 (8.82%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.47%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.47%) Content Management Server
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 30 (44.12%) Sage 200
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (11.76%) Agresso
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (4.41%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (4.41%) SalesLogix
4 3 (4.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (4.41%) Magento
5 1 (1.47%) Exchequer
5 1 (1.47%) Line 500
5 1 (1.47%) Sage 1000
5 1 (1.47%) Sage BI
5 1 (1.47%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) VoIP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.94%) MS Access
6 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Advertising
3 8 (11.76%) General Ledger
4 5 (7.35%) Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) Back Office
6 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.94%) Retail
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Consultant
3 7 (10.29%) Applications Support
3 7 (10.29%) Sage Consultant
4 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.41%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Business Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) DBA
8 2 (2.94%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) HTML
2 8 (11.76%) XML
3 7 (10.29%) WCF
4 6 (8.82%) WPF
4 6 (8.82%) XHTML
4 6 (8.82%) ADO.NET
5 4 (5.88%) Web Services
5 4 (5.88%) Ajax
5 4 (5.88%) jQuery
6 3 (4.41%) LAMP
6 3 (4.41%) Symfony
6 3 (4.41%) CakePHP
7 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.47%) COM
8 1 (1.47%) XSL
8 1 (1.47%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (1.47%) JSON
8 1 (1.47%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (4.41%) Kindle
2 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) ERP
2 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.76%) Cash Management
4 6 (8.82%) MVVM
4 6 (8.82%) MVC
5 5 (7.35%) Project Management
5 5 (7.35%) CRM
6 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.94%) Data Analytics
8 2 (2.94%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.94%) Analytics
8 2 (2.94%) Time Management
8 2 (2.94%) Migration
9 1 (1.47%) Content Management
9 1 (1.47%) Web Development
9 1 (1.47%) Business Development
9 1 (1.47%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 17 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (13.24%) VB.NET
4 7 (10.29%) PHP
4 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) VBA
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.47%) Java
8 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) MCSE
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.47%) MBCS
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) SAP
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) Pegasus
5 3 (4.41%) Zend
6 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.94%) McAfee
6 2 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.47%) CODA
7 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.47%) Siebel
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Leicester, Stamford, Spalding,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £80k + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £80k + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Colchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus, Pension
Posted: 27 days ago