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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 159 146 183
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +37
Permanent jobs citing Sage 19 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.85% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.92% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 9
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
1453 1719 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.80% 44.48% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1403 1562
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 May 2015.

Sage Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (58.82%) Sage 200
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
6 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (17.65%) MCSE
6 6 (17.65%) MS Office
6 6 (17.65%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (14.71%) Veeam
7 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds
7 5 (14.71%) Trend Micro
7 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.71%) Sage 50
7 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (14.71%) Replication
7 5 (14.71%) VMware
7 5 (14.71%) Dell
7 5 (14.71%) Intranet
7 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (14.71%) Firewall
7 5 (14.71%) Wireless
7 5 (14.71%) SAP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Site Server
2 1 (2.94%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Sage 200
2 5 (14.71%) Sage 50
3 4 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (8.82%) Line 50
5 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Business One
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
6 1 (2.94%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
1 5 (14.71%) Intranet
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
1 5 (14.71%) Wireless
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) MS Access
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (11.76%) Developer
1 4 (11.76%) Head of IT
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
2 3 (8.82%) Support Specialist
2 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
2 3 (8.82%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Administrator
3 1 (2.94%) Analyst
3 1 (2.94%) IT Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Consultant
3 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (2.94%) IT Administrator
3 1 (2.94%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (2.94%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (2.94%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (2.94%) MI Analyst
3 1 (2.94%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) Biotechnology
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Project Management
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Document Management
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Strategic Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) VBA
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) MCSE
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.71%) CCNA
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) AAT
4 1 (2.94%) ACCA
4 1 (2.94%) CIMA
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) GMP
2 1 (2.94%) GLP
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Dell
2 5 (14.71%) SAP
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) IBM
2 5 (14.71%) VMware
2 5 (14.71%) Veeam
2 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds
2 5 (14.71%) Trend Micro
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.94%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.94%) Lagan
5 1 (2.94%) Northgate
5 1 (2.94%) Civica
5 1 (2.94%) Orchard
5 1 (2.94%) FrontRange
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, other benefits.
Posted: 14 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance/ Bonus Structure
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago