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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 602 625 533
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -92
Permanent jobs citing Sage 294 245 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.52% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 257 222 368
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
50816 47012 51875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.64% 47.49% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 40789 38941 43691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +4 71 £35,500 -10.12% 16
London +5 67 £50,500 +26.25% 23
North West -1 38 £32,500 -7.14% 7
East of England -25 28 £37,500 +20.00% 17
South West -8 22 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire -36 21 £30,000 - 2
East Midlands -6 20 £32,500 +8.33% 6
West Midlands -21 14 £35,000 - 3
North East -2 11 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 227 (32.34%) Finance
2 225 (32.05%) ERP
3 217 (30.91%) CRM
4 199 (28.35%) SAP
5 194 (27.64%) Microsoft
6 193 (27.49%) SQL Server
7 186 (26.50%) SQL
8 166 (23.65%) MS Excel
9 156 (22.22%) Sage 200
10 128 (18.23%) HTML
11 123 (17.52%) Windows
11 123 (17.52%) Dynamics NAV
12 117 (16.67%) Project Management
13 112 (15.95%) SharePoint
14 108 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
15 107 (15.24%) .NET
16 99 (14.10%) Oracle
17 94 (13.39%) Salesforce.com
18 82 (11.68%) Pegasus
19 78 (11.11%) Active Directory
19 78 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
20 77 (10.97%) Dynamics AX
21 73 (10.40%) MS Exchange
21 73 (10.40%) JavaScript
22 70 (9.97%) Dynamics GP
23 69 (9.83%) SAP Business One
23 69 (9.83%) MS Office
23 69 (9.83%) PRINCE2
23 69 (9.83%) E-Commerce
24 68 (9.69%) HTML5

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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
1 112 (15.95%) SharePoint
2 73 (10.40%) MS Exchange
3 45 (6.41%) Umbraco
4 34 (4.84%) Drupal
5 33 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (4.27%) CMS
7 26 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 21 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 21 (2.99%) IIS
9 13 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (1.28%) nginx
12 8 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.14%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.00%) SugarCRM
13 7 (1.00%) Apache
14 4 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 166 (23.65%) MS Excel
2 69 (9.83%) MS Office
3 39 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.28%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.57%) MS Project
7 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.43%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 156 (22.22%) Sage 200
2 123 (17.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 108 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 77 (10.97%) Dynamics AX
5 70 (9.97%) Dynamics GP
6 69 (9.83%) SAP Business One
7 52 (7.41%) Agresso
8 50 (7.12%) Sage 1000
9 48 (6.84%) Exchequer
10 45 (6.41%) Line 500
11 44 (6.27%) Sage 50
12 26 (3.70%) Lawson
13 18 (2.56%) SalesLogix
14 17 (2.42%) Pegasus Opera
14 17 (2.42%) GoldMine
15 16 (2.28%) Magento
16 14 (1.99%) Line 50
16 14 (1.99%) Movex
17 12 (1.71%) Oracle Financials
18 10 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.28%) SaaS
2 11 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.57%) Office 365
4 3 (0.43%) Force.com
5 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.84%) Internet
2 31 (4.42%) DNS
3 27 (3.85%) Firewall
4 25 (3.56%) DHCP
5 24 (3.42%) VPN
6 20 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
8 15 (2.14%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.99%) VoIP
10 12 (1.71%) WAN
11 11 (1.57%) LAN
12 10 (1.42%) SAN
13 8 (1.14%) Broadband
14 4 (0.57%) SSL
14 4 (0.57%) PPTP
14 4 (0.57%) IPsec
14 4 (0.57%) VLAN
14 4 (0.57%) Intranet
15 3 (0.43%) Wireless
15 3 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (27.49%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.84%) Crystal Reports
3 39 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (5.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (2.85%) MySQL
6 20 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.42%) MS Access
10 8 (1.14%) OLAP
10 8 (1.14%) Informix
10 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.00%) QlikView
11 7 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.85%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.71%) Redis
14 4 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (4.42%) Visual Studio
2 14 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.43%) LLBLGen Pro
5 3 (0.43%) NetAdvantage
6 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 227 (32.34%) Finance
2 63 (8.97%) Advertising
3 62 (8.83%) Marketing
4 61 (8.69%) Manufacturing
5 43 (6.13%) Retail
6 17 (2.42%) Banking
6 17 (2.42%) Back Office
6 17 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.28%) Legal
8 11 (1.57%) General Ledger
9 9 (1.28%) Billing
10 7 (1.00%) Law
11 5 (0.71%) Games
12 3 (0.43%) Electronics
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 145 (20.66%) Consultant
2 133 (18.95%) Analyst
3 103 (14.67%) Developer
4 62 (8.83%) Support Analyst
5 57 (8.12%) Project Manager
6 52 (7.41%) Applications Support
7 50 (7.12%) Sage Consultant
8 36 (5.13%) ERP Consultant
9 31 (4.42%) Support Consultant
10 28 (3.99%) Business Analyst
11 26 (3.70%) ERP Manager
12 24 (3.42%) Applications Consultant
13 22 (3.13%) Software Consultant
14 21 (2.99%) ERP Project Manager
14 21 (2.99%) IT Support
14 21 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
14 21 (2.99%) .NET Developer
14 21 (2.99%) Business Consultant
15 18 (2.56%) IT Manager
15 18 (2.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (18.23%) HTML
2 107 (15.24%) .NET
3 68 (9.69%) HTML5
4 43 (6.13%) XML
5 41 (5.84%) CSS
6 40 (5.70%) jQuery
7 37 (5.27%) ASP.NET
8 25 (3.56%) .NET Framework
9 24 (3.42%) Web Services
10 23 (3.28%) CSS3
11 19 (2.71%) Ajax
12 13 (1.85%) WPF
12 13 (1.85%) XHTML
13 12 (1.71%) COM
14 11 (1.57%) WCF
15 10 (1.42%) ADO.NET
16 9 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (0.85%) Mason
17 6 (0.85%) Silverlight
18 5 (0.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.99%) Social Media
3 23 (3.28%) Kindle
4 19 (2.71%) Blackberry
5 17 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.71%) User Experience
8 11 (1.57%) iPhone
8 11 (1.57%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.42%) iPad
10 8 (1.14%) FMCG
10 8 (1.14%) Data Conversion
11 4 (0.57%) EPoS
12 3 (0.43%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.43%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.43%) CMDB
12 3 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.43%) AS400
12 3 (0.43%) Replication
12 3 (0.43%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 123 (17.52%) Windows
2 49 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (6.70%) Android
4 40 (5.70%) Windows 7
5 39 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (5.13%) Windows XP
7 35 (4.99%) Apple iOS
8 27 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (3.56%) Windows 8
10 15 (2.14%) Linux
11 13 (1.85%) Windows Vista
12 10 (1.42%) Windows Phone
13 7 (1.00%) UNIX
14 4 (0.57%) AIX
14 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (32.05%) ERP
2 217 (30.91%) CRM
3 117 (16.67%) Project Management
4 78 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (9.83%) E-Commerce
5 69 (9.83%) PRINCE2
6 50 (7.12%) ITIL
7 48 (6.84%) Scrum
8 46 (6.55%) Waterfall
9 45 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (5.27%) Content Management
11 35 (4.99%) Business Analysis
12 33 (4.70%) Social Media Marketing
13 24 (3.42%) Mentoring
13 24 (3.42%) MVC
14 20 (2.85%) Time Management
15 16 (2.28%) Business Development
16 15 (2.14%) Web Development
16 15 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (2.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 186 (26.50%) SQL
2 73 (10.40%) JavaScript
3 67 (9.54%) C#
4 39 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 38 (5.41%) PHP
6 31 (4.42%) T-SQL
7 22 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 15 (2.14%) Java
9 13 (1.85%) VBA
10 11 (1.57%) C
10 11 (1.57%) PHP5
11 10 (1.42%) Apex Code
11 10 (1.42%) VB
12 9 (1.28%) PHP4
13 6 (0.85%) Uniface
13 6 (0.85%) Python
13 6 (0.85%) C++
14 4 (0.57%) VBScript
15 3 (0.43%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (4.99%) CIMA
2 33 (4.70%) ACCA
3 29 (4.13%) Degree
4 17 (2.42%) AAT
5 13 (1.85%) PMP
5 13 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.57%) MCP
6 11 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.85%) MCSE
9 4 (0.57%) ISEB
9 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.57%) MCITP
10 3 (0.43%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.28%) HND
11 2 (0.28%) CCNA
11 2 (0.28%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.28%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.28%) ISO 9001
1 23 (3.28%) SLA
2 18 (2.56%) QA
3 6 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) GMP
4 1 (0.14%) GLP
System Software
1 78 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.85%) Terminal Server
5 5 (0.71%) Terminal Services
5 5 (0.71%) vSphere
6 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (1.85%) SCCM
2 9 (1.28%) SCOM
3 8 (1.14%) SCVMM
4 5 (0.71%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.14%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.14%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 199 (28.35%) SAP
2 194 (27.64%) Microsoft
3 99 (14.10%) Oracle
4 94 (13.39%) Salesforce.com
5 82 (11.68%) Pegasus
6 53 (7.55%) Epicor
7 42 (5.98%) JD Edwards
8 35 (4.99%) Citrix
9 32 (4.56%) CODA
9 32 (4.56%) Cisco
10 31 (4.42%) NetSuite
11 30 (4.27%) Infor
12 29 (4.13%) VMware
13 23 (3.28%) PeopleSoft
14 19 (2.71%) Sun
15 16 (2.28%) HP
15 16 (2.28%) Symantec
16 15 (2.14%) Baan
16 15 (2.14%) Siebel
17 13 (1.85%) Google
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 41 minutes ago
London
Montash
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus&Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Amazing Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hudson - Greystar
Salary: Excellent base salary + bonus potential
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £15k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allow + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k plus benefits inc bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Salary: £ Excellent + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Eclipse IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago