The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 562 578 543
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -35
Permanent jobs citing Sage 329 286 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.59% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 294 253 354
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Sage
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51519 48429 53317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.10% 47.62% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 41297 40159 45260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sage
Salary Trend in England

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

Sage Salary Trend in England

Sage
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in England

Sage
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
South East +11 96 £40,000 +0.62% 7
London -1 51 £50,250 +25.62% 12
North West -7 42 £32,500 -18.75% 8
East of England -16 35 £37,500 +13.63% 5
South West -14 33 £38,750 +10.71% 2
West Midlands +6 27 £29,500 -9.23% 3
Yorkshire -26 23 £30,000 - 13
North East +8 11 £32,500 -18.75% 3
East Midlands -25 11 £26,000 -13.33% 6
Midlands +19 2 £40,250 -
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 242 (33.99%) CRM
2 240 (33.71%) Finance
3 227 (31.88%) ERP
4 207 (29.07%) SAP
5 205 (28.79%) Microsoft
6 190 (26.69%) SQL Server
7 187 (26.26%) SQL
8 169 (23.74%) Sage 200
9 168 (23.60%) MS Excel
10 142 (19.94%) Windows
11 135 (18.96%) Dynamics NAV
12 129 (18.12%) HTML
13 119 (16.71%) Project Management
14 111 (15.59%) .NET
15 109 (15.31%) Salesforce.com
16 104 (14.61%) SharePoint
16 104 (14.61%) Dynamics CRM
17 95 (13.34%) Oracle
18 86 (12.08%) Pegasus
19 82 (11.52%) Dynamics AX
20 81 (11.38%) Active Directory
21 78 (10.96%) MS Exchange
21 78 (10.96%) PRINCE2
22 77 (10.81%) Dynamics GP
23 75 (10.53%) E-Commerce
24 70 (9.83%) JavaScript
24 70 (9.83%) SAP Business One
25 68 (9.55%) Marketing
25 68 (9.55%) C#
26 67 (9.41%) MS Office

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 104 (14.61%) SharePoint
2 78 (10.96%) MS Exchange
3 45 (6.32%) Umbraco
4 38 (5.34%) Drupal
5 35 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 23 (3.23%) CMS
8 20 (2.81%) IIS
8 20 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (1.97%) Tomcat
10 13 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (1.40%) SugarCRM
13 9 (1.26%) nginx
14 8 (1.12%) Apache
14 8 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.84%) Lync
16 4 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 168 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 67 (9.41%) MS Office
3 42 (5.90%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.42%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.28%) MS Project
6 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 169 (23.74%) Sage 200
2 135 (18.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 104 (14.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 82 (11.52%) Dynamics AX
5 77 (10.81%) Dynamics GP
6 70 (9.83%) SAP Business One
7 54 (7.58%) Sage 1000
8 52 (7.30%) Exchequer
9 47 (6.60%) Agresso
10 44 (6.18%) Line 500
11 41 (5.76%) Sage 50
12 30 (4.21%) Lawson
13 23 (3.23%) SalesLogix
14 20 (2.81%) GoldMine
15 17 (2.39%) Pegasus Opera
16 16 (2.25%) Movex
17 14 (1.97%) Oracle Financials
17 14 (1.97%) Line 50
18 12 (1.69%) Magento
19 11 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.95%) SaaS
2 6 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.56%) Force.com
4 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.28%) Office 365
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.44%) Internet
2 40 (5.62%) DNS
3 33 (4.63%) DHCP
4 32 (4.49%) Firewall
5 29 (4.07%) VPN
6 21 (2.95%) TCP/IP
6 21 (2.95%) Cisco IOS
7 19 (2.67%) WAN
8 17 (2.39%) LAN
9 16 (2.25%) SAN
10 14 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (1.40%) VoIP
12 8 (1.12%) Broadband
13 7 (0.98%) Intranet
13 7 (0.98%) Wireless
14 6 (0.84%) VLAN
15 5 (0.70%) IPsec
15 5 (0.70%) SSL
16 4 (0.56%) PPTP
16 4 (0.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (26.69%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.30%) Crystal Reports
3 47 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (3.09%) MySQL
7 21 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.12%) Informix
11 8 (1.12%) OLAP
11 8 (1.12%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.12%) Redis
12 7 (0.98%) QlikView
12 7 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.84%) MS Access
14 5 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (3.93%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.42%) JIRA
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.28%) Ant
6 2 (0.28%) Subversion
6 2 (0.28%) NetAdvantage
6 2 (0.28%) LLBLGen Pro
6 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.14%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.14%) Selenium
7 1 (0.14%) Maven
7 1 (0.14%) JUnit
General
1 240 (33.71%) Finance
2 68 (9.55%) Marketing
3 63 (8.85%) Advertising
4 60 (8.43%) Manufacturing
5 37 (5.20%) Retail
6 18 (2.53%) Banking
7 16 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.11%) Back Office
9 13 (1.83%) Legal
10 12 (1.69%) General Ledger
11 11 (1.54%) Billing
12 6 (0.84%) Law
13 5 (0.70%) Games
14 3 (0.42%) Electronics
14 3 (0.42%) French Language
14 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 152 (21.35%) Consultant
2 123 (17.28%) Analyst
3 104 (14.61%) Developer
4 59 (8.29%) Support Analyst
5 57 (8.01%) Project Manager
6 54 (7.58%) Sage Consultant
7 51 (7.16%) Applications Support
8 38 (5.34%) ERP Consultant
9 32 (4.49%) Support Consultant
10 29 (4.07%) CRM Consultant
11 26 (3.65%) ERP Manager
12 25 (3.51%) Business Analyst
12 25 (3.51%) Applications Consultant
12 25 (3.51%) Software Consultant
13 24 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
13 24 (3.37%) Support Engineer
14 23 (3.23%) IT Support
15 22 (3.09%) ERP Project Manager
15 22 (3.09%) Systems Analyst
16 21 (2.95%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (18.12%) HTML
2 111 (15.59%) .NET
3 65 (9.13%) HTML5
4 41 (5.76%) ASP.NET
4 41 (5.76%) jQuery
5 39 (5.48%) XML
6 36 (5.06%) CSS
7 23 (3.23%) Web Services
8 22 (3.09%) .NET Framework
9 16 (2.25%) CSS3
10 13 (1.83%) Ajax
10 13 (1.83%) COM
11 11 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (1.54%) XHTML
12 9 (1.26%) Backbone.js
12 9 (1.26%) Django
13 8 (1.12%) ADO.NET
13 8 (1.12%) WCF
13 8 (1.12%) WPF
13 8 (1.12%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.48%) Social Media
2 29 (4.07%) Kindle
3 22 (3.09%) Blackberry
4 17 (2.39%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.83%) iPhone
7 10 (1.40%) iPad
8 8 (1.12%) FMCG
8 8 (1.12%) Data Conversion
9 6 (0.84%) Replication
10 5 (0.70%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.70%) CMDB
10 5 (0.70%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.42%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.42%) Mashup
11 3 (0.42%) EPoS
11 3 (0.42%) AS400
12 2 (0.28%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 142 (19.94%) Windows
2 58 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (7.16%) Android
4 50 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (6.32%) Windows XP
6 40 (5.62%) Apple iOS
6 40 (5.62%) Windows 7
7 31 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (2.95%) Windows 8
9 18 (2.53%) Linux
10 15 (2.11%) Windows Vista
11 10 (1.40%) Windows Phone
12 8 (1.12%) UNIX
13 4 (0.56%) AIX
13 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.14%) Debian
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (33.99%) CRM
2 227 (31.88%) ERP
3 119 (16.71%) Project Management
4 78 (10.96%) PRINCE2
5 75 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 57 (8.01%) ITIL
6 57 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (7.87%) Scrum
8 55 (7.72%) Waterfall
9 39 (5.48%) Content Management
10 37 (5.20%) Social Media Marketing
11 29 (4.07%) Business Analysis
12 28 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (3.37%) MVC
14 21 (2.95%) Change Management
15 18 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (2.39%) Time Management
16 17 (2.39%) Service Delivery
17 15 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
17 15 (2.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 187 (26.26%) SQL
2 70 (9.83%) JavaScript
3 68 (9.55%) C#
4 44 (6.18%) VB.NET
5 33 (4.63%) PHP
6 31 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 27 (3.79%) Java
8 20 (2.81%) Shell Script
9 16 (2.25%) VBA
10 14 (1.97%) C
11 12 (1.69%) Apex Code
12 11 (1.54%) VB
13 9 (1.26%) PHP5
13 9 (1.26%) PHP4
13 9 (1.26%) Python
14 8 (1.12%) C++
15 6 (0.84%) Uniface
15 6 (0.84%) VBScript
16 3 (0.42%) FoxPro (VFP)
17 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (5.90%) Degree
2 36 (5.06%) CIMA
3 34 (4.78%) ACCA
4 16 (2.25%) MCP
5 14 (1.97%) AAT
6 13 (1.83%) PMI Certification
7 12 (1.69%) PMP
7 12 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.98%) MCSE
9 5 (0.70%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.56%) MCITP
11 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.28%) MCSA
12 2 (0.28%) HND
12 2 (0.28%) ISEB
12 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.28%) CCNA
12 2 (0.28%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.28%) IIBA
13 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.07%) ISO 9001
2 19 (2.67%) SLA
3 14 (1.97%) QA
4 8 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.14%) GMP
5 1 (0.14%) GLP
System Software
1 81 (11.38%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.37%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.84%) Terminal Server
5 4 (0.56%) vSphere
6 3 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.14%) XenServer
8 1 (0.14%) Postfix
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.25%) SCCM
2 14 (1.97%) SCOM
3 12 (1.69%) SCVMM
4 7 (0.98%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.14%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.14%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 207 (29.07%) SAP
2 205 (28.79%) Microsoft
3 109 (15.31%) Salesforce.com
4 95 (13.34%) Oracle
5 86 (12.08%) Pegasus
6 53 (7.44%) Epicor
7 43 (6.04%) JD Edwards
8 41 (5.76%) Citrix
8 41 (5.76%) Cisco
9 36 (5.06%) VMware
10 32 (4.49%) CODA
11 28 (3.93%) NetSuite
12 24 (3.37%) Infor
13 22 (3.09%) Sun
14 20 (2.81%) Siebel
15 18 (2.53%) Avaya
16 17 (2.39%) PeopleSoft
16 17 (2.39%) Baan
17 15 (2.11%) HP
17 15 (2.11%) Symantec
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Car+ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Remit Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Remit Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Korus Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago