The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
England / North West
Rank 204 220 227
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 44 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 0.62% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 22
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £32,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2574 2256 3062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.73% 40.58% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2100 1870 2572
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Sage
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Sage Salary Trend in the North West

Sage
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Sage Salary Histogram in the North West

Sage
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -14 21 £40,000 - 12
Merseyside - 13 £40,000 -
Cheshire +16 5 £24,500 -30.98% 2
Cumbria - 1 £30,000 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Sage.

1 48 (53.93%) ERP
2 40 (44.94%) Finance
3 26 (29.21%) SQL
4 24 (26.97%) SAP
5 22 (24.72%) Sage 200
6 20 (22.47%) Advertising
7 19 (21.35%) Windows
7 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
7 19 (21.35%) Sage X3
8 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
8 16 (17.98%) SAP Business One
9 15 (16.85%) Presales
10 13 (14.61%) Sage 1000
10 13 (14.61%) NetSuite
10 13 (14.61%) SharePoint
10 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.48%) Office 365
11 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
11 12 (13.48%) CRM
12 10 (11.24%) MS Office
12 10 (11.24%) Infor
13 9 (10.11%) Android
13 9 (10.11%) Apple iOS
13 9 (10.11%) Windows 8
13 9 (10.11%) Business Development
13 9 (10.11%) VoIP
13 9 (10.11%) Epicor
14 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
15 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
15 7 (7.87%) Crystal Reports

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.62%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.25%) Site Server
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Sage 200
2 19 (21.35%) Sage X3
3 16 (17.98%) SAP Business One
4 13 (14.61%) NetSuite
4 13 (14.61%) Sage 1000
5 7 (7.87%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (5.62%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (5.62%) Line 50
6 5 (5.62%) SAP ERP
7 4 (4.49%) ResourceLink
7 4 (4.49%) Sage 50
7 4 (4.49%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (2.25%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (2.25%) Infor CRM
9 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (1.12%) Infor M3
9 1 (1.12%) Line 500
9 1 (1.12%) Magento
9 1 (1.12%) Movex
9 1 (1.12%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Office 365
2 5 (5.62%) OneDrive
3 4 (4.49%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) VoIP
2 6 (6.74%) Skype
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) Power BI
3 4 (4.49%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.12%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (44.94%) Finance
2 20 (22.47%) Advertising
3 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Consultant
2 21 (23.60%) Sage Consultant
3 14 (15.73%) Software Consultant
4 13 (14.61%) Analyst
5 10 (11.24%) Implementation Consultant
5 10 (11.24%) IT Support
6 9 (10.11%) Development Manager
7 7 (7.87%) Business Development Manager
7 7 (7.87%) Business Manager
7 7 (7.87%) ERP Manager
7 7 (7.87%) IT Technician
7 7 (7.87%) SAP Business Development Manager
7 7 (7.87%) SAP Business One Manager
7 7 (7.87%) SAP Development Manager
7 7 (7.87%) SAP Manager
7 7 (7.87%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.87%) Support Technician
8 6 (6.74%) ERP Consultant
8 6 (6.74%) IT Support Technician
8 6 (6.74%) Sage 200 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
1 2 (2.25%) DHTML
1 2 (2.25%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) COM
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) iPad
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Android
2 9 (10.11%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.11%) Windows 8
3 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.62%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) ERP
2 15 (16.85%) Presales
3 12 (13.48%) CRM
4 9 (10.11%) Business Development
5 8 (8.99%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.74%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.62%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (5.62%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.62%) Migration
7 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.37%) Data Extraction
9 3 (3.37%) Gantt Chart
9 3 (3.37%) User Stories
10 2 (2.25%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.25%) Document Management
10 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.21%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) C#
2 2 (2.25%) J#
2 2 (2.25%) VB
2 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.25%) VBScript
3 1 (1.12%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) AAT
1 2 (2.25%) MCITP
1 2 (2.25%) MCSE
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) vSphere
3 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) PaperCut
2 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) SAP
2 19 (21.35%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.24%) Infor
4 9 (10.11%) Epicor
5 6 (6.74%) Pegasus
5 6 (6.74%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (5.62%) JD Edwards
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle
6 5 (5.62%) Siemens
6 5 (5.62%) Sun
7 4 (4.49%) Cognos
7 4 (4.49%) VMware
8 2 (2.25%) Citrix
8 2 (2.25%) IFS
8 2 (2.25%) QAD
9 1 (1.12%) Apple
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco
9 1 (1.12%) Meraki
9 1 (1.12%) Panasonic
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