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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 230 239 220
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Sage 25 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.39% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.58% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 36
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2760 2948 3277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.38% 43.91% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2159 2330 2622
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +39 12 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Manchester -4 9 £55,000 +62.96% 3
Lancashire - 2 £16,500 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 30 (69.77%) ERP
2 23 (53.49%) SAP
3 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (44.19%) Advertising
5 18 (41.86%) Finance
6 17 (39.53%) SAP Business One
7 16 (37.21%) Infor
8 15 (34.88%) Epicor
9 11 (25.58%) Sage 200
9 11 (25.58%) Sage X3
10 10 (23.26%) NetSuite
10 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
10 10 (23.26%) SQL
11 9 (20.93%) CRM
12 7 (16.28%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (16.28%) Presales
13 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
13 6 (13.95%) JD Edwards
13 6 (13.95%) Oracle
13 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
14 5 (11.63%) MS Office
14 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
14 5 (11.63%) Business Development
15 4 (9.30%) VoIP
15 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
15 4 (9.30%) Windows
15 4 (9.30%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (6.98%) IFS
16 3 (6.98%) Skype
16 3 (6.98%) Unit4 Business World

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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (39.53%) SAP Business One
2 11 (25.58%) Sage 200
2 11 (25.58%) Sage X3
3 7 (16.28%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (6.98%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (6.98%) Infor M3
4 3 (6.98%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (4.65%) Line 50
5 2 (4.65%) Movex
5 2 (4.65%) Sage 1000
6 1 (2.33%) BPCS
6 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (2.33%) Line 500
6 1 (2.33%) Sage 50
6 1 (2.33%) Sage CRM
6 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
6 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
6 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.33%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) VoIP
2 3 (6.98%) Skype
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.65%) Power BI
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 19 (44.19%) Advertising
2 18 (41.86%) Finance
3 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Billing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Consultant
2 13 (30.23%) ERP Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Business Development Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Business Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) ERP Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Sage Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Business Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Business One Manager
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) SAP Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Technician
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Business One Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Support Technician
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.33%) FMCG
1 1 (2.33%) iPad
1 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Android
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) ERP
2 9 (20.93%) CRM
3 7 (16.28%) Presales
4 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.63%) Business Development
6 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.65%) Logistics
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.65%) SDLC
8 1 (2.33%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (2.33%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (2.33%) E-business
8 1 (2.33%) Invoice Processing
8 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.65%) VBA
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) ACCA
2 2 (4.65%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) PaperCut
2 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) SAP
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 16 (37.21%) Infor
4 15 (34.88%) Epicor
5 10 (23.26%) NetSuite
6 6 (13.95%) JD Edwards
6 6 (13.95%) Oracle
7 3 (6.98%) IFS
8 2 (4.65%) Siemens
9 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
9 1 (2.33%) Huawei
9 1 (2.33%) Marketo
9 1 (2.33%) Meraki
9 1 (2.33%) Nokia
9 1 (2.33%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
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