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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 168 172 175
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Sage 15 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.90% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 9
Average salary £40,000 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.75% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
1640 1674 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.40% 44.30% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1398 1555
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 February 2015.

Sage Salary Histogram in Manchester

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 15 (62.50%) Sage 200
2 11 (45.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (45.83%) SAP
2 11 (45.83%) ERP
3 8 (33.33%) Pegasus
3 8 (33.33%) SAP Business One
4 6 (25.00%) Epicor
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (12.50%) Practice Management
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.50%) JD Edwards
7 3 (12.50%) MS Office
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) Linux
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) NetSuite
8 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Strategic Management
8 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (8.33%) Advertising

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Sage 200
2 11 (45.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (33.33%) SAP Business One
4 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Sage 50
6 1 (4.17%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
1 5 (20.83%) ERP Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.17%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Debian
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ERP
2 3 (12.50%) Practice Management
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Strategic Management
3 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) VCP4
2 1 (4.17%) AAT
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ACCA
2 1 (4.17%) CIMA
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GMP
1 1 (4.17%) GLP
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) SAP
2 8 (33.33%) Pegasus
3 6 (25.00%) Epicor
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 2 (8.33%) NetSuite
5 2 (8.33%) Infor
6 1 (4.17%) CODA
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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