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 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 163 177 150
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Sage 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.060% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.13% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £32,000 £26,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +14.61%
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
1571 1550 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.31% 46.79% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1178 1092
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
3 10 (76.92%) SharePoint
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) Cisco
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
5 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (53.85%) Pegasus
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) CRM
7 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (23.08%) MS Office
8 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
8 3 (23.08%) Sage 50
8 3 (23.08%) Coaching
8 3 (23.08%) Northgate
8 3 (23.08%) SCCM
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (7.69%) Service Management
10 1 (7.69%) Firewall
10 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
3 7 (53.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) PBX
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Support
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) Administrator
7 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Pegasus
4 3 (23.08%) Northgate
5 1 (7.69%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
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