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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 124 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 15 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.69% 0.99% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 1.85% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 19
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
1157 1080 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.22% 53.52% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 969 845 714
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 - 12 £27,500 - 1
Watford +9 1 £35,000 -39.13%
Sage
East of England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 37 (78.72%) Finance
2 32 (68.09%) SAP
3 25 (53.19%) SQL
4 22 (46.81%) Oracle
5 21 (44.68%) Sage 200
6 16 (34.04%) Unit4 Business World
6 16 (34.04%) Oracle Financials
7 15 (31.91%) ERP
7 15 (31.91%) General Ledger
7 15 (31.91%) Cash Management
7 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database
7 15 (31.91%) Oracle Cash Management
7 15 (31.91%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (21.28%) Data Migration
8 10 (21.28%) Migration
8 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 9 (19.15%) SAP Business One
10 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
10 7 (14.89%) Presales
11 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.77%) FMCG
11 6 (12.77%) Degree
11 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
11 6 (12.77%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (10.64%) VMware
12 5 (10.64%) Firewall
12 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
12 5 (10.64%) NHS
12 5 (10.64%) T-SQL

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Sage 200
2 16 (34.04%) Oracle Financials
2 16 (34.04%) Unit4 Business World
3 15 (31.91%) Oracle Cash Management
3 15 (31.91%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (19.15%) SAP Business One
5 6 (12.77%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (6.38%) Line 500
6 3 (6.38%) Sage 1000
6 3 (6.38%) Sage X3
7 2 (4.26%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (4.26%) Sage 300 ERP
8 1 (2.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 37 (78.72%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Consultant
2 12 (25.53%) Sage Consultant
3 10 (21.28%) Applications Support
3 10 (21.28%) Sage 200 Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Business Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) SAP Business Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Head of IT
5 5 (10.64%) Software Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Software Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) IT Director
7 3 (6.38%) Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Head of Development
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.77%) FMCG
2 5 (10.64%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Cash Management
1 15 (31.91%) ERP
2 10 (21.28%) Data Migration
2 10 (21.28%) Migration
3 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
3 7 (14.89%) Presales
4 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.26%) Line Management
7 1 (2.13%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.13%) MVC
7 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) SAP
2 22 (46.81%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Citrix
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Cerner
4 1 (2.13%) iSOFT
4 1 (2.13%) McKesson
4 1 (2.13%) MEDITECH
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