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 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 579 660 523
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -137
Permanent jobs citing Sage 298 218 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.46% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 261 200 370
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
50140 47724 51074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.50% 47.05% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40394 39593 43007
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 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 22 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
London +51 78 £50,500 +40.48% 19
South East -10 63 £35,500 -6.57% 12
North West -2 30 £37,500 +7.14% 9
East of England -24 27 £40,000 +33.33% 8
South West -1 26 £40,000 +14.28% 5
East Midlands 0 25 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Yorkshire -22 21 £30,000 - 4
West Midlands -21 15 £44,500 +22.75% 3
North East -11 9 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 218 (33.44%) ERP
2 215 (32.98%) Finance
3 205 (31.44%) CRM
4 186 (28.53%) SQL
5 181 (27.76%) SAP
6 178 (27.30%) Microsoft
7 169 (25.92%) SQL Server
8 151 (23.16%) MS Excel
9 141 (21.63%) Sage 200
10 126 (19.33%) HTML
11 116 (17.79%) SharePoint
12 112 (17.18%) Dynamics NAV
13 111 (17.02%) Project Management
14 105 (16.10%) Dynamics CRM
15 103 (15.80%) Windows
16 102 (15.64%) .NET
17 97 (14.88%) Oracle
18 78 (11.96%) Salesforce.com
19 76 (11.66%) JavaScript
20 71 (10.89%) Pegasus
20 71 (10.89%) Dynamics AX
20 71 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
21 68 (10.43%) Advertising
21 68 (10.43%) HTML5
22 67 (10.28%) E-Commerce
23 66 (10.12%) Manufacturing
24 63 (9.66%) MS Office
24 63 (9.66%) PRINCE2
25 62 (9.51%) SAP Business One
26 61 (9.36%) Marketing

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 116 (17.79%) SharePoint
2 57 (8.74%) MS Exchange
3 46 (7.06%) Umbraco
4 31 (4.75%) Drupal
5 30 (4.60%) CMS
6 25 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 24 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (2.30%) IIS
8 15 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 11 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.23%) nginx
13 6 (0.92%) SugarCRM
14 4 (0.61%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.46%) Apache
15 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 151 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 63 (9.66%) MS Office
3 35 (5.37%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.53%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.61%) MS Project
7 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 141 (21.63%) Sage 200
2 112 (17.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 105 (16.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 71 (10.89%) Dynamics AX
5 62 (9.51%) SAP Business One
6 59 (9.05%) Dynamics GP
7 51 (7.82%) Agresso
8 47 (7.21%) Line 500
9 46 (7.06%) Sage 50
9 46 (7.06%) Sage 1000
10 38 (5.83%) Exchequer
11 24 (3.68%) Lawson
12 18 (2.76%) Magento
13 17 (2.61%) SalesLogix
13 17 (2.61%) GoldMine
14 14 (2.15%) Movex
15 12 (1.84%) Pegasus Opera
16 11 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
17 9 (1.38%) MFGPRO
17 9 (1.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.22%) SaaS
2 13 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.92%) Office 365
4 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.29%) Internet
2 18 (2.76%) VoIP
3 17 (2.61%) Firewall
4 16 (2.45%) DNS
5 13 (1.99%) VPN
6 12 (1.84%) DHCP
6 12 (1.84%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.69%) LAN
7 11 (1.69%) WAN
7 11 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.61%) Network Security
8 4 (0.61%) Wireless
8 4 (0.61%) Intranet
9 3 (0.46%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.31%) Broadband
11 1 (0.15%) SAN
11 1 (0.15%) HTTP
11 1 (0.15%) PBX
11 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (25.92%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.75%) Crystal Reports
3 36 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (3.22%) MySQL
6 19 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (2.15%) MS Access
9 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.23%) OLAP
11 7 (1.07%) Informix
11 7 (1.07%) QlikView
11 7 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.92%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.61%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
14 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (5.67%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (1.07%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.61%) LLBLGen Pro
5 4 (0.61%) NetAdvantage
6 3 (0.46%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 215 (32.98%) Finance
2 68 (10.43%) Advertising
3 66 (10.12%) Manufacturing
4 61 (9.36%) Marketing
5 47 (7.21%) Retail
6 16 (2.45%) Back Office
7 15 (2.30%) Legal
8 14 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.69%) Banking
10 10 (1.53%) General Ledger
11 6 (0.92%) Billing
12 5 (0.77%) Law
13 3 (0.46%) Electronics
13 3 (0.46%) Games
14 2 (0.31%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (21.63%) Consultant
2 132 (20.25%) Analyst
3 101 (15.49%) Developer
4 59 (9.05%) Support Analyst
5 53 (8.13%) Project Manager
6 52 (7.98%) Sage Consultant
7 47 (7.21%) Applications Support
8 36 (5.52%) ERP Consultant
9 33 (5.06%) Support Consultant
10 31 (4.75%) Business Analyst
11 25 (3.83%) ERP Manager
12 23 (3.53%) IT Support
13 22 (3.37%) Applications Consultant
14 20 (3.07%) Software Developer
14 20 (3.07%) Systems Analyst
15 19 (2.91%) ERP Project Manager
16 18 (2.76%) Systems Manager
16 18 (2.76%) .NET Developer
16 18 (2.76%) Business Consultant
16 18 (2.76%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (19.33%) HTML
2 102 (15.64%) .NET
3 68 (10.43%) HTML5
4 48 (7.36%) CSS
5 44 (6.75%) jQuery
6 43 (6.60%) XML
7 32 (4.91%) ASP.NET
8 29 (4.45%) CSS3
9 23 (3.53%) Ajax
9 23 (3.53%) .NET Framework
10 22 (3.37%) Web Services
11 14 (2.15%) WPF
12 13 (1.99%) XHTML
13 10 (1.53%) WCF
13 10 (1.53%) ADO.NET
14 9 (1.38%) COM
15 7 (1.07%) Silverlight
16 6 (0.92%) Mason
17 5 (0.77%) SOAP
17 5 (0.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.60%) Social Media
3 19 (2.91%) Kindle
4 18 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.15%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.69%) User Experience
7 9 (1.38%) EPoS
7 9 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.07%) Data Conversion
9 6 (0.92%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.77%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.77%) FMCG
11 3 (0.46%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.31%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.31%) iPhone
12 2 (0.31%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.31%) iPad
12 2 (0.31%) Open Source
12 2 (0.31%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 103 (15.80%) Windows
2 38 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (5.52%) Android
4 34 (5.21%) Windows 7
5 31 (4.75%) Apple iOS
6 25 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (3.22%) Windows XP
9 18 (2.76%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.45%) Linux
11 8 (1.23%) UNIX
12 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.61%) AIX
12 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (33.44%) ERP
2 205 (31.44%) CRM
3 111 (17.02%) Project Management
4 71 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (10.28%) E-Commerce
6 63 (9.66%) PRINCE2
7 46 (7.06%) Scrum
7 46 (7.06%) ITIL
8 39 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
9 37 (5.67%) Waterfall
10 34 (5.21%) Content Management
11 33 (5.06%) Business Analysis
12 29 (4.45%) Social Media Marketing
13 23 (3.53%) MVC
14 19 (2.91%) Web Development
14 19 (2.91%) Mentoring
15 16 (2.45%) Business Development
16 15 (2.30%) Time Management
17 14 (2.15%) Document Management
18 13 (1.99%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 186 (28.53%) SQL
2 76 (11.66%) JavaScript
3 61 (9.36%) C#
4 42 (6.44%) PHP
5 36 (5.52%) VB.NET
6 25 (3.83%) T-SQL
7 22 (3.37%) Shell Script
8 15 (2.30%) VBA
9 13 (1.99%) VB
9 13 (1.99%) PHP5
10 12 (1.84%) Java
11 9 (1.38%) C
11 9 (1.38%) PHP4
12 6 (0.92%) Uniface
12 6 (0.92%) C++
13 4 (0.61%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.61%) VB6
13 4 (0.61%) Python
13 4 (0.61%) VBScript
14 2 (0.31%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 33 (5.06%) CIMA
2 32 (4.91%) ACCA
2 32 (4.91%) Degree
3 14 (2.15%) AAT
4 12 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.69%) PMP
5 11 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.07%) MCP
7 6 (0.92%) MCSE
8 4 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.61%) MCITP
8 4 (0.61%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.61%) ISEB
9 3 (0.46%) CCNA
9 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.31%) CCENT
10 2 (0.31%) IIBA
10 2 (0.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.99%) SLA
2 19 (2.91%) ISO 9001
2 19 (2.91%) QA
3 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) GMP
5 1 (0.15%) GLP
System Software
1 60 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.99%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.38%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.61%) vSphere
6 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (1.53%) SCCM
2 6 (0.92%) SCOM
3 5 (0.77%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.61%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.31%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.15%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.15%) WSUS
7 1 (0.15%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 181 (27.76%) SAP
2 178 (27.30%) Microsoft
3 97 (14.88%) Oracle
4 78 (11.96%) Salesforce.com
5 71 (10.89%) Pegasus
6 53 (8.13%) Epicor
7 40 (6.13%) JD Edwards
8 29 (4.45%) Infor
9 26 (3.99%) CODA
10 25 (3.83%) NetSuite
11 22 (3.37%) Citrix
12 21 (3.22%) PeopleSoft
12 21 (3.22%) Cisco
13 19 (2.91%) VMware
14 18 (2.76%) HP
15 15 (2.30%) Baan
16 12 (1.84%) Siebel
17 11 (1.69%) Sun
18 10 (1.53%) Google
18 10 (1.53%) Symantec
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £14-17K
Posted: 5 hours ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
TheSmartList
Salary: + Pension, life insurance and mileage
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Code Red Associates
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
InspHire Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago