The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 94 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% 0.097% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £43,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Sage
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
510 512 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.32% 49.52% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 431 457 396
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Sage
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Sage Salary Trend in Kent

Sage
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Sage Salary Histogram in Kent

Sage
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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
Dartford - 1 £40,000 -
Sage
South East

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Infor
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Epicor
2 1 (25.00%) Pegasus
2 1 (25.00%) MAPICS
2 1 (25.00%) CODA
2 1 (25.00%) Baan
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Lawson
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (25.00%) Lawson
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Support
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Baan
1 1 (25.00%) CODA
1 1 (25.00%) Epicor
1 1 (25.00%) Infor
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) MAPICS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Pegasus
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP