The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage Line 500
UK / England
Rank 817 884 917
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +33
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 5 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.094% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 13
Median salary £35,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +7.50%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +0.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5317 6360 7370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.75% 6.80% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4058 5062 6011
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Line 500 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Line 500
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the England region.

Line 500 Salary Trend in England

Line 500
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line 500 across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Line 500 Salary Histogram in England

Line 500
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 500 within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +59 2 £40,000 -27.27%
South East +51 2 £36,500 -30.47%
East of England - 1 £34,000 -
Line 500
UK

Line 500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Line 500 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Line 500.

1 13 (100.00%) Sage
2 12 (92.31%) Sage 1000
3 11 (84.62%) ERP
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) Sage X3
5 6 (46.15%) Advertising
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) CRM
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (23.08%) Infor CRM
8 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (23.08%) Replication
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
8 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
8 3 (23.08%) Sage 200
8 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) Veeam
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) EPoS
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 3 (23.08%) LAN

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Sage 1000
2 7 (53.85%) Sage X3
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (23.08%) Infor CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Sage 200
4 2 (15.38%) SAP Business One
4 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (7.69%) Line 50
5 1 (7.69%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Consultant
1 6 (46.15%) Sage Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Support Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Sage 500 Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) EPoS
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VB6
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Sage
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Veeam
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Epicor
4 1 (7.69%) NetSuite
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle