The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North East region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 58 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sage 14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.69% 0.29% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.76% 0.73% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £27,250 £37,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.33% -27.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £37,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £37,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
372 274 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.82% 40.29% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 301 242 362
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
England

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 1 August 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 +9 9 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Durham - 4 £27,250 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 15 (60.00%) CRM
2 15 (60.00%) SAP
3 14 (56.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (40.00%) Dynamics GP
5 9 (36.00%) Project Management
6 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (32.00%) Pegasus
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle
6 8 (32.00%) Line 50
6 8 (32.00%) Sage 50
7 7 (28.00%) Sage 200
7 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
9 5 (20.00%) Sage BI
9 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) C#
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
9 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (16.00%) Epicor
10 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.00%) ITIL

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (40.00%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (32.00%) Line 50
3 8 (32.00%) Sage 50
4 7 (28.00%) Sage 200
5 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (20.00%) Sage BI
7 2 (8.00%) Sage MMS
7 2 (8.00%) Sage 1000
8 1 (4.00%) Exchequer
8 1 (4.00%) Agresso
8 1 (4.00%) Pegasus Opera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Software Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Sage Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Development
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Head of IT
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Accountant
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ERP
2 15 (60.00%) CRM
3 9 (36.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) B2B
6 3 (12.00%) B2C
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CIMA
1 2 (8.00%) AAT
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) SAP
2 8 (32.00%) Pegasus
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) JD Edwards
4 4 (16.00%) Epicor
4 4 (16.00%) Infor
5 3 (12.00%) NetSuite
6 2 (8.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) CODA
7 1 (4.00%) Baan
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Bowe Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 21 days ago
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Sage UK Limited
Posted: 23 days ago