The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 128 119 140
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing Sage 9 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% 0.49% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.93% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 28
Average salary £34,500 £26,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.18% -26.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,025 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,100 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Sage
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1228 1075 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.57% 53.11% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 994 820 1142
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Sage Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Sage
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Sage
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Letchworth -2 3 £26,500 - 1
Watford - 2 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £40,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £21,500 -
Sage
East of England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) SAP
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Agresso
5 8 (40.00%) Cash Management
5 8 (40.00%) General Ledger
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (35.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) CRM
10 2 (10.00%) MCSE
10 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
10 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
10 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (10.00%) VBA
10 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (10.00%) McAfee

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) SugarCRM
2 1 (5.00%) Content Management Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle Financials
2 8 (40.00%) Agresso
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (10.00%) Sage 200
3 2 (10.00%) SalesLogix
3 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) COM
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) XSL
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Cash Management
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MBCS
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) SAP
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
4 2 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (5.00%) CODA
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.00%) Siebel
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