The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 167 166 170
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Sage 13 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.89% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 17
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £33,600 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Sage
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1827 1690 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.98% 44.59% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1412 1620
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Sage
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Sage Salary Trend in Manchester

Sage
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sage
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Bury - 3 £24,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £15,500 -
Sage
North West

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (45.45%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) Finance
3 15 (34.09%) ERP
4 14 (31.82%) Windows
4 14 (31.82%) Sage 200
5 12 (27.27%) Pegasus
6 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.73%) CRM
7 9 (20.45%) Epicor
7 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
7 9 (20.45%) SAP
7 9 (20.45%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (20.45%) SAP Business One
8 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (15.91%) Retail
9 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (15.91%) Sage 1000
9 7 (15.91%) SCCM
9 7 (15.91%) SCOM
9 7 (15.91%) SCVMM
9 7 (15.91%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (15.91%) Data Conversion
9 7 (15.91%) DHCP
9 7 (15.91%) DNS
9 7 (15.91%) Avaya
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 6 (13.64%) Project Management

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Site Server
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Sage 200
2 9 (20.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (20.45%) SAP Business One
3 7 (15.91%) Sage 1000
4 6 (13.64%) Magento
5 5 (11.36%) Agresso
5 5 (11.36%) Google Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (11.36%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (4.55%) Line 100
7 1 (2.27%) Line 500
7 1 (2.27%) ResourceLink
7 1 (2.27%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) DHCP
1 7 (15.91%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Data Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Junior
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) UI Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (11.36%) UI Programmer
4 5 (11.36%) Junior Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) ERP Manager
5 4 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.82%) Support Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Sage Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) HTML
1 5 (11.36%) CSS
1 5 (11.36%) XHTML
1 5 (11.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.27%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ERP
2 10 (22.73%) CRM
3 7 (15.91%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) Practice Management
5 5 (11.36%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) Web Design
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) SEO
5 5 (11.36%) Analytics
5 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.09%) People Management
7 2 (4.55%) E-Procurement
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.27%) Document Management
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) PHP5
2 5 (11.36%) PHP4
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) PMP
2 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GMP
1 1 (2.27%) GLP
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
1 7 (15.91%) SCOM
1 7 (15.91%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Pegasus
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) SAP
3 9 (20.45%) Epicor
4 7 (15.91%) Avaya
5 5 (11.36%) CODA
5 5 (11.36%) Google
6 3 (6.82%) Novell
6 3 (6.82%) VMware
7 2 (4.55%) Infor
8 1 (2.27%) RedPrairie
8 1 (2.27%) Northgate
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
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