The table below looks at the statistics for Sage 50 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage 50 over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 50
Rank 876 917 865
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -52
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.088% 0.095% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% +34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £33,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+49.25% +34.00%
Sage 50
UK

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
6852 8450 7893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.80% 7.46% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5501 6683 6314
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Sage 50
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage 50 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Sage 50 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sage 50
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage 50 across the England region.

Sage 50 Salary Trend in England

Sage 50
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
North West - 5 £50,000 -
London - 1 £52,000 -
Sage 50
UK

Sage 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Sage 50 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 50.

1 23 (100.00%) Sage
2 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
3 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) Sage 200
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) MS Office
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 6 (26.09%) CCNA
7 6 (26.09%) Project Management
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) Veeam
8 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
8 5 (21.74%) Trend Micro
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
8 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (21.74%) IBM
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) SLA

Sage 50
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Sage 50 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 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Sage 200
2 1 (4.35%) Sage CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) LAN
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) Intranet
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) FileMaker
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 11 (47.83%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Head of IT
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Services Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Sage Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Client Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNA
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCSE
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Sage
2 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) Veeam
4 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
4 5 (21.74%) Trend Micro
4 5 (21.74%) IBM
4 5 (21.74%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Apple