The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 65 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.43% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 0.76% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Sage
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
390 263 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 46.37% 39.79% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 302 222 347
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Sage
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Sage Salary Trend in the North East

Sage
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 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
Tyne and Wear +2 8 £33,000 -17.50%
Durham - 2 £27,500 - 1
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (64.00%) ERP
2 14 (56.00%) CRM
3 13 (52.00%) SAP
3 13 (52.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (40.00%) Sage 200
5 9 (36.00%) Sage 50
5 9 (36.00%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) Pegasus
5 9 (36.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) Line 50
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Sage BI
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.00%) Infor
9 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.00%) C#
10 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 3 (12.00%) .NET
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (40.00%) Sage 200
3 9 (36.00%) Sage 50
3 9 (36.00%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (28.00%) Line 50
5 6 (24.00%) Sage BI
6 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (12.00%) Pegasus Opera
7 3 (12.00%) Agresso
8 2 (8.00%) Sage 1000
9 1 (4.00%) Exchequer
9 1 (4.00%) Sage MMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Software Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Sage Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (24.00%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Development
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) Head of IT
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Accountant
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
1 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ERP
2 14 (56.00%) CRM
3 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (36.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) B2B
4 3 (12.00%) B2C
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CIMA
1 2 (8.00%) AAT
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) SAP
2 9 (36.00%) Pegasus
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
5 4 (16.00%) Infor
6 3 (12.00%) NetSuite
6 3 (12.00%) Epicor
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) CODA
7 1 (4.00%) Baan
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