The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 172 146 160
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Sage 11 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.79% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +43.58%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Sage
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1954 1260 1348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 52.46% 47.23% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1012 1086
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Sage
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Sage Salary Trend in Leeds

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) MS Excel
3 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (64.00%) SharePoint
4 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
5 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (56.00%) ITIL
7 13 (52.00%) Cisco
7 13 (52.00%) Pegasus
7 13 (52.00%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (52.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 13 (52.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (28.00%) MS Office
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) CRM
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
11 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
11 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (12.00%) Northgate
11 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (12.00%) SCCM
11 3 (12.00%) Sage 50
11 3 (12.00%) Coaching
12 2 (8.00%) HTML
12 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
12 2 (8.00%) SQL

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (64.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (52.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (76.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) MS Office
3 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (12.00%) Sage 50
2 2 (8.00%) Line 500
2 2 (8.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) PBX
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Analyst
2 14 (56.00%) Support Analyst
3 12 (48.00%) Technical Support
3 12 (48.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 12 (48.00%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (28.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Developer
7 2 (8.00%) CRM Manager
8 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) IT Support
8 1 (4.00%) IT Technician
8 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (52.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Java
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Pegasus
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Northgate
4 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Siebel
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 6 days ago
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