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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 225 202 200
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs citing Sage 26 47 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.66% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 1.37% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 87
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 £26,500 £26,300 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
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
3607 3426 4368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.44% 47.86% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2939 3693
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +14 15 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire -14 6 £26,500 - 7
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £37,500 +30.43% 1
Suffolk -2 1 £32,500 -16.12% 1
Norfolk - 1 £32,500 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 24 (35.82%) SQL
3 20 (29.85%) .NET
3 20 (29.85%) Finance
4 19 (28.36%) C#
5 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
6 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.91%) ERP
8 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (14.93%) HTML
9 10 (14.93%) XML
9 10 (14.93%) Windows
9 10 (14.93%) Advertising
10 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
10 9 (13.43%) VB.NET
10 9 (13.43%) SAP
10 9 (13.43%) WCF
11 8 (11.94%) WPF
11 8 (11.94%) Cash Management
11 8 (11.94%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (11.94%) MVVM
11 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
11 8 (11.94%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET
11 8 (11.94%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (11.94%) XHTML
11 8 (11.94%) Oracle
11 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
11 8 (11.94%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (2.99%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.49%) Content Management Server
2 1 (1.49%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Sage 200
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle Cash Management
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (11.94%) Agresso
3 4 (5.97%) SalesLogix
3 4 (5.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (4.48%) Magento
4 3 (4.48%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.49%) Sage 1000
5 1 (1.49%) Line 500
5 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) VoIP
2 2 (2.99%) Firewall
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Advertising
3 8 (11.94%) General Ledger
4 5 (7.46%) Marketing
5 3 (4.48%) Back Office
5 3 (4.48%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 8 (11.94%) Senior Developer
2 8 (11.94%) Consultant
3 7 (10.45%) Applications Support
4 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Sage Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Support Technician
6 3 (4.48%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (2.99%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.85%) .NET
2 10 (14.93%) HTML
2 10 (14.93%) XML
3 9 (13.43%) WCF
4 8 (11.94%) WPF
4 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET
4 8 (11.94%) XHTML
5 4 (5.97%) 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%) LAMP
7 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.49%) HTML5
8 1 (1.49%) COM
8 1 (1.49%) XSL
8 1 (1.49%) JSON
8 1 (1.49%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Kindle
1 3 (4.48%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.91%) ERP
3 8 (11.94%) Cash Management
3 8 (11.94%) MVVM
3 8 (11.94%) MVC
4 6 (8.96%) CRM
5 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.99%) Data Analytics
7 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.99%) Analytics
7 2 (2.99%) Time Management
8 1 (1.49%) OO PHP
8 1 (1.49%) OO
8 1 (1.49%) ITIL
8 1 (1.49%) Change Management
8 1 (1.49%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) C#
3 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
3 9 (13.43%) VB.NET
4 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.99%) VBA
8 1 (1.49%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
8 1 (1.49%) Java
8 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.99%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) SAP
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) Zend
4 3 (4.48%) Pegasus
5 2 (2.99%) Google
5 2 (2.99%) McAfee
5 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.49%) CODA
6 1 (1.49%) Siebel
6 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
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