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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 645 561 586
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +25
Permanent jobs citing Sage 227 354 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.69% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 195 311 239
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
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
47166 51061 48168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.05% 46.61% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38680 41367 39871
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 £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +57 79 £50,000 +11.11% 7
West Midlands -16 30 £32,500 +18.18% 8
North West -16 26 £40,000 +23.07% 16
Yorkshire +2 25 £33,000 +10.00% 5
South East -61 23 £30,000 -25.00% 7
South West -26 21 £27,500 -26.66% 1
East of England -27 11 £40,000 +6.66% 4
East Midlands 0 6 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Midlands -13 3 £35,000 -13.04%
North East -22 2 £28,750 +5.50% 3
Sage
UK

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 201 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 182 (35.27%) ERP
3 181 (35.08%) SAP
4 173 (33.53%) Finance
5 152 (29.46%) SQL
6 150 (29.07%) MS Excel
7 145 (28.10%) SQL Server
8 141 (27.33%) CRM
9 123 (23.84%) Oracle
10 117 (22.67%) Windows
11 102 (19.77%) Sage 200
12 95 (18.41%) Dynamics NAV
13 81 (15.70%) Dynamics CRM
14 74 (14.34%) Manufacturing
15 70 (13.57%) Epicor
16 63 (12.21%) MS Office
17 57 (11.05%) HTML
18 55 (10.66%) Infor
19 54 (10.47%) Pegasus
20 53 (10.27%) SharePoint
20 53 (10.27%) Salesforce.com
21 51 (9.88%) MS Exchange
22 50 (9.69%) JD Edwards
23 49 (9.50%) Degree
24 47 (9.11%) Project Management
25 44 (8.53%) Firewall
25 44 (8.53%) .NET
26 43 (8.33%) Business Analysis
26 43 (8.33%) SAP Business One
27 42 (8.14%) Dynamics GP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (10.27%) SharePoint
2 51 (9.88%) MS Exchange
3 22 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (2.71%) SugarCRM
7 12 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (2.33%) IBM Notes
8 11 (2.13%) IIS
9 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.78%) nginx
12 3 (0.58%) Apache
12 3 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.39%) CMS
13 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.39%) Drupal
13 2 (0.39%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 150 (29.07%) MS Excel
2 63 (12.21%) MS Office
3 10 (1.94%) Photoshop
4 8 (1.55%) InfoPath
5 7 (1.36%) Fireworks
6 6 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.97%) InDesign
8 4 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.19%) MS Project
10 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 102 (19.77%) Sage 200
2 95 (18.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 81 (15.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 43 (8.33%) SAP Business One
5 42 (8.14%) Dynamics GP
6 41 (7.95%) Agresso
7 33 (6.40%) Sage CRM
8 29 (5.62%) Pegasus Opera
9 25 (4.84%) Exchequer
10 23 (4.46%) Infor CRM
11 22 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
12 20 (3.88%) Sage ERP X3
13 19 (3.68%) SAP CRM
14 18 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
15 17 (3.29%) Oracle General Ledger
16 14 (2.71%) Line 500
17 13 (2.52%) Tesseract
18 11 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
18 11 (2.13%) Sage 1000
19 9 (1.74%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.91%) Office 365
2 11 (2.13%) Sage Pay
2 11 (2.13%) SaaS
3 5 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.58%) Taleo
5 2 (0.39%) Force.com
5 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.39%) GitHub
5 2 (0.39%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Heroku
6 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.53%) Firewall
2 30 (5.81%) DNS
3 28 (5.43%) LAN
3 28 (5.43%) WAN
4 27 (5.23%) TCP/IP
5 20 (3.88%) VPN
6 19 (3.68%) DHCP
7 15 (2.91%) Intranet
8 11 (2.13%) Wireless
9 8 (1.55%) VLAN
9 8 (1.55%) SSL
10 7 (1.36%) ATM
10 7 (1.36%) DSL
11 5 (0.97%) SSH
11 5 (0.97%) PuTTY
11 5 (0.97%) Broadband
11 5 (0.97%) SAN
12 4 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.78%) PPTP
12 4 (0.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
5 24 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
5 24 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (3.29%) MySQL
8 12 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.36%) QlikView
11 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.97%) MS Access
13 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.58%) JasperReports
13 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.19%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 1 (0.19%) mvBase
Development Applications
1 10 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.36%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.19%) Flash Builder
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.19%) Selenium
4 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 173 (33.53%) Finance
2 74 (14.34%) Manufacturing
3 31 (6.01%) Marketing
4 23 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 21 (4.07%) Advertising
6 18 (3.49%) General Ledger
6 18 (3.49%) Retail
7 11 (2.13%) Front Office
8 8 (1.55%) Back Office
8 8 (1.55%) French Language
9 7 (1.36%) Billing
10 5 (0.97%) Local Government
10 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.78%) German Language
11 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.58%) Legal
12 3 (0.58%) Publishing
12 3 (0.58%) Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 129 (25.00%) Analyst
2 125 (24.22%) Consultant
3 56 (10.85%) Support Analyst
4 55 (10.66%) Developer
5 52 (10.08%) ERP Consultant
6 50 (9.69%) Business Analyst
7 47 (9.11%) Implementation Consultant
8 31 (6.01%) Systems Analyst
9 30 (5.81%) Applications Support
10 29 (5.62%) Project Manager
11 26 (5.04%) Administrator
12 25 (4.84%) Business Systems Analyst
13 24 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
14 23 (4.46%) ERP Implementation Consultant
15 18 (3.49%) Sage Consultant
16 17 (3.29%) Business Consultant
17 15 (2.91%) Data Analyst
18 13 (2.52%) IT Support
19 12 (2.33%) Applications Consultant
20 10 (1.94%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (11.05%) HTML
2 44 (8.53%) .NET
3 29 (5.62%) XML
4 23 (4.46%) CSS
5 22 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 14 (2.71%) Web Services
6 14 (2.71%) jQuery
7 10 (1.94%) HTML5
8 9 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (1.74%) XHTML
9 8 (1.55%) WPF
10 7 (1.36%) COM
11 6 (1.16%) Ajax
12 5 (0.97%) Silverlight
12 5 (0.97%) WCF
13 4 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (0.78%) JSON
13 4 (0.78%) SOAP
14 3 (0.58%) .NET Framework
15 2 (0.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 11 (2.13%) FMCG
4 9 (1.74%) iPhone
4 9 (1.74%) Social Media
5 8 (1.55%) iPad
5 8 (1.55%) EPoS
6 7 (1.36%) EMV
6 7 (1.36%) Chip and PIN
6 7 (1.36%) EFT
6 7 (1.36%) Replication
6 7 (1.36%) APACS
6 7 (1.36%) E-Learning
6 7 (1.36%) Graphic Design
6 7 (1.36%) Copywriting
7 6 (1.16%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.16%) EFTPOS
7 6 (1.16%) Smartcard
8 5 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 117 (22.67%) Windows
2 42 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (6.98%) Windows 7
5 23 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 15 (2.91%) Linux
8 13 (2.52%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.16%) Android
10 4 (0.78%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.19%) AIX
12 1 (0.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (35.27%) ERP
2 141 (27.33%) CRM
3 47 (9.11%) Project Management
4 43 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 34 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (5.43%) Systems Analysis
7 24 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (4.46%) ITIL
8 23 (4.46%) Time Management
9 20 (3.88%) PRINCE2
10 19 (3.68%) GAP Analysis
11 18 (3.49%) Change Management
11 18 (3.49%) Business Development
12 16 (3.10%) E-Commerce
13 15 (2.91%) Data Analysis
14 13 (2.52%) Migration
15 12 (2.33%) Software Engineering
16 11 (2.13%) MVC
16 11 (2.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 152 (29.46%) SQL
2 37 (7.17%) C#
3 34 (6.59%) JavaScript
4 20 (3.88%) PHP
5 16 (3.10%) Java
6 15 (2.91%) VBA
7 12 (2.33%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 10 (1.94%) C
10 7 (1.36%) C++
11 5 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.39%) VB
12 2 (0.39%) PHP5
13 1 (0.19%) VB6
13 1 (0.19%) Ruby
13 1 (0.19%) VBScript
13 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.19%) R
13 1 (0.19%) SOQL
13 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (9.50%) Degree
2 20 (3.88%) ACCA
3 16 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.52%) MCSE
5 7 (1.36%) CCNA
5 7 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.36%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.16%) PMP
6 6 (1.16%) CIMA
7 5 (0.97%) CCSA
7 5 (0.97%) ISEB
8 4 (0.78%) MCITP
8 4 (0.78%) AAT
8 4 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.58%) MCPD
9 3 (0.58%) MCTS
9 3 (0.58%) MCP
10 2 (0.39%) HND
10 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.52%) QA
2 10 (1.94%) SLA
3 5 (0.97%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) GMP
5 1 (0.19%) GLP
System Software
1 42 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.78%) XenApp
4 4 (0.78%) vSphere
5 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.19%) XenServer
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.55%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.97%) WSUS
2 5 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.39%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (0.39%) SCCM
3 2 (0.39%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 201 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 181 (35.08%) SAP
3 123 (23.84%) Oracle
4 70 (13.57%) Epicor
5 55 (10.66%) Infor
6 54 (10.47%) Pegasus
7 53 (10.27%) Salesforce.com
8 50 (9.69%) JD Edwards
9 34 (6.59%) NetSuite
10 30 (5.81%) VMware
11 25 (4.84%) Cisco
12 21 (4.07%) Northgate
13 20 (3.88%) CODA
13 20 (3.88%) Citrix
14 18 (3.49%) HP
15 15 (2.91%) Hyperion
16 14 (2.71%) Civica
16 14 (2.71%) Orchard
17 12 (2.33%) Cognos
17 12 (2.33%) Lotus
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The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus x2 + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + Commission (OTE £30,000)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Commission (OTE £30,000)
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000 +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Elevate Recruitment & Training
Salary: £20k - 24k per year
Posted: 5 days ago