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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 592 580 499
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -81
Permanent jobs citing Sage 287 334 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.65% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 260 276 343
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
48099 51235 49017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.86% 46.39% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39103 41672 40554
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 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
London +24 63 £50,000 +11.11% 24
South East -30 54 £37,500 - 8
North West +11 52 £32,500 -13.33% 18
East of England +16 27 £40,000 +16.78% 7
Yorkshire +5 27 £32,000 +1.58% 7
West Midlands -15 22 £28,550 +0.17% 4
East Midlands +9 17 £32,500 -25.71% 15
South West -17 15 £27,500 -26.66% 4
Midlands - 7 £57,500 -
North East -11 5 £30,000 +2.56% 3
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 195 (37.00%) ERP
2 176 (33.40%) Finance
3 172 (32.64%) Microsoft
4 160 (30.36%) SQL
5 159 (30.17%) SAP
6 138 (26.19%) SQL Server
7 135 (25.62%) CRM
8 134 (25.43%) MS Excel
9 119 (22.58%) Sage 200
10 117 (22.20%) Dynamics NAV
11 114 (21.63%) Oracle
12 111 (21.06%) Windows
13 76 (14.42%) Manufacturing
13 76 (14.42%) Dynamics CRM
14 66 (12.52%) .NET
15 62 (11.76%) Project Management
16 60 (11.39%) JD Edwards
17 59 (11.20%) SharePoint
18 57 (10.82%) Pegasus
19 55 (10.44%) HTML
20 53 (10.06%) C#
21 51 (9.68%) Degree
22 50 (9.49%) Dynamics GP
22 50 (9.49%) MS Office
23 46 (8.73%) Salesforce.com
24 45 (8.54%) SAP Business One
25 44 (8.35%) Epicor
26 42 (7.97%) ASP.NET
26 42 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
27 41 (7.78%) JavaScript

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 59 (11.20%) SharePoint
2 40 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (2.28%) SugarCRM
4 12 (2.28%) IIS
4 12 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.14%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.95%) Drupal
10 5 (0.95%) nginx
11 4 (0.76%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.76%) DNN
11 4 (0.76%) CMS
12 3 (0.57%) Apache
12 3 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.38%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 134 (25.43%) MS Excel
2 50 (9.49%) MS Office
3 7 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.76%) MS Project
4 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.76%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.38%) InDesign
6 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 119 (22.58%) Sage 200
2 117 (22.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 76 (14.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 50 (9.49%) Dynamics GP
5 45 (8.54%) SAP Business One
6 36 (6.83%) Dynamics AX
7 32 (6.07%) Agresso
8 27 (5.12%) Sage CRM
8 27 (5.12%) Sage ERP X3
9 26 (4.93%) Sage 50
10 23 (4.36%) Pegasus Opera
11 20 (3.80%) Exchequer
12 17 (3.23%) Sage 1000
12 17 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
13 16 (3.04%) Infor CRM
14 15 (2.85%) Lawson
15 14 (2.66%) Oracle Financials
15 14 (2.66%) Line 500
16 13 (2.47%) Magento
17 9 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.85%) Office 365
2 14 (2.66%) Sage Pay
3 7 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.14%) SaaS
5 5 (0.95%) Taleo
5 5 (0.95%) GitHub
5 5 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
8 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.45%) Firewall
2 26 (4.93%) DNS
3 25 (4.74%) VPN
4 21 (3.98%) LAN
5 19 (3.61%) WAN
5 19 (3.61%) DHCP
6 18 (3.42%) TCP/IP
7 11 (2.09%) Wireless
7 11 (2.09%) Internet
8 7 (1.33%) ATM
8 7 (1.33%) DSL
8 7 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (1.14%) Intranet
9 6 (1.14%) Broadband
10 5 (0.95%) HTTP
10 5 (0.95%) SSL
10 5 (0.95%) PuTTY
10 5 (0.95%) SSH
11 4 (0.76%) VoIP
12 3 (0.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (6.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (5.69%) Crystal Reports
5 28 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (4.93%) MySQL
7 24 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.33%) QlikView
10 6 (1.14%) MS Access
10 6 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.76%) SSDT
11 4 (0.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.57%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Discoverer
14 1 (0.19%) Informix
Development Applications
1 23 (4.36%) Visual Studio
2 17 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.38%) NetAdvantage
4 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.38%) LLBLGen Pro
5 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 176 (33.40%) Finance
2 76 (14.42%) Manufacturing
3 31 (5.88%) Advertising
3 31 (5.88%) Marketing
4 26 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.42%) General Ledger
6 17 (3.23%) Retail
7 10 (1.90%) French Language
8 9 (1.71%) Back Office
9 7 (1.33%) Front Office
10 5 (0.95%) German Language
10 5 (0.95%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.95%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.95%) Local Government
11 4 (0.76%) Banking
12 3 (0.57%) Billing
13 2 (0.38%) Electronics
13 2 (0.38%) Legal
14 1 (0.19%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 132 (25.05%) Consultant
2 116 (22.01%) Analyst
3 73 (13.85%) Developer
4 67 (12.71%) ERP Consultant
5 58 (11.01%) Support Analyst
6 47 (8.92%) Implementation Consultant
7 40 (7.59%) Business Analyst
8 38 (7.21%) Applications Support
8 38 (7.21%) Sage Consultant
9 37 (7.02%) Project Manager
10 27 (5.12%) Applications Support Analyst
11 23 (4.36%) .NET Developer
11 23 (4.36%) ERP Implementation Consultant
12 20 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
13 18 (3.42%) Administrator
14 15 (2.85%) Business Systems Analyst
15 14 (2.66%) Applications Consultant
15 14 (2.66%) C# Developer
15 14 (2.66%) Data Analyst
15 14 (2.66%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.52%) .NET
2 55 (10.44%) HTML
3 42 (7.97%) ASP.NET
4 37 (7.02%) XML
5 22 (4.17%) jQuery
6 17 (3.23%) WPF
7 15 (2.85%) HTML5
7 15 (2.85%) CSS
8 12 (2.28%) Web Services
8 12 (2.28%) Silverlight
9 11 (2.09%) WCF
10 10 (1.90%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.71%) COM
12 7 (1.33%) Ajax
13 6 (1.14%) LAMP
13 6 (1.14%) XHTML
13 6 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.95%) Sass
15 3 (0.57%) EDI
16 2 (0.38%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 15 (2.85%) User Experience
4 11 (2.09%) EPoS
5 9 (1.71%) Blackberry
5 9 (1.71%) FMCG
5 9 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.71%) Social Media
6 8 (1.52%) iPad
6 8 (1.52%) iPhone
7 7 (1.33%) EMV
7 7 (1.33%) Chip and PIN
7 7 (1.33%) EFT
7 7 (1.33%) Replication
7 7 (1.33%) APACS
8 6 (1.14%) EFTPOS
8 6 (1.14%) Smartcard
9 5 (0.95%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.95%) Kindle
9 5 (0.95%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 111 (21.06%) Windows
2 33 (6.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (4.36%) Windows 7
6 22 (4.17%) Linux
7 18 (3.42%) Windows 8
8 11 (2.09%) Windows XP
9 10 (1.90%) Android
10 5 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.57%) UNIX
11 3 (0.57%) AIX
11 3 (0.57%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.38%) Debian
12 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (37.00%) ERP
2 135 (25.62%) CRM
3 62 (11.76%) Project Management
4 41 (7.78%) Business Analysis
5 30 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (5.50%) ITIL
6 29 (5.50%) PRINCE2
7 27 (5.12%) E-Commerce
8 25 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (3.80%) Systems Analysis
10 19 (3.61%) Time Management
11 17 (3.23%) Business Development
11 17 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
12 16 (3.04%) Software Engineering
13 14 (2.66%) Data Analysis
13 14 (2.66%) Logistics
13 14 (2.66%) Change Management
13 14 (2.66%) Migration
14 13 (2.47%) MVC
14 13 (2.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 160 (30.36%) SQL
2 53 (10.06%) C#
3 41 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 32 (6.07%) PHP
5 30 (5.69%) VB.NET
6 17 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.47%) VBA
8 8 (1.52%) VB
9 6 (1.14%) PHP5
9 6 (1.14%) Java
10 5 (0.95%) C
10 5 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.57%) VB6
11 3 (0.57%) C++
12 2 (0.38%) VBScript
12 2 (0.38%) R
13 1 (0.19%) Ruby
13 1 (0.19%) X++
13 1 (0.19%) VC++
13 1 (0.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (9.68%) Degree
2 20 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.28%) MCSE
4 10 (1.90%) ACCA
4 10 (1.90%) CIMA
5 8 (1.52%) MCP
5 8 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.14%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.14%) CCNA
7 6 (1.14%) AAT
8 5 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.95%) ISEB
8 5 (0.95%) PMP
8 5 (0.95%) CCSA
9 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.38%) HND
10 1 (0.19%) MCITP
10 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.09%) SLA
1 11 (2.09%) QA
2 5 (0.95%) ISO 8583
2 5 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.19%) GMP
4 1 (0.19%) GLP
4 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (6.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.66%) Hyper-V
3 13 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.57%) XenApp
5 2 (0.38%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.19%) XenServer
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 172 (32.64%) Microsoft
2 159 (30.17%) SAP
3 114 (21.63%) Oracle
4 60 (11.39%) JD Edwards
5 57 (10.82%) Pegasus
6 46 (8.73%) Salesforce.com
7 44 (8.35%) Epicor
8 31 (5.88%) Infor
9 22 (4.17%) CODA
10 21 (3.98%) NetSuite
11 20 (3.80%) VMware
11 20 (3.80%) Cisco
12 16 (3.04%) Citrix
12 16 (3.04%) HP
12 16 (3.04%) Hyperion
13 15 (2.85%) Northgate
14 12 (2.28%) Symantec
15 10 (1.90%) Cognos
16 9 (1.71%) Civica
16 9 (1.71%) Orchard
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance/ Bonus Structure
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + depending on exp (inc good bens)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum Pension, BUPA, Life Assurance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Arrows Group
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago