The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 49 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.50% 1.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 2.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Sage
Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
204 287 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.26% 56.16% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 139 244 142
Average salary £36,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Sage
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Sage Salary Trend in Liverpool

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle