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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 221 253 225
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -28
Permanent jobs citing Sage 25 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.18% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.41% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 38
Median salary £51,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £40,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
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
2617 2908 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.45% 43.50% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2048 2330 2557
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Manchester -1 12 £55,000 +83.33% 4
Cheshire +37 7 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Lancashire +10 2 £27,500 - 1
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (78.79%) ERP
2 20 (60.61%) SAP
3 16 (48.48%) SAP Business One
4 15 (45.45%) Advertising
5 14 (42.42%) Infor
6 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
7 12 (36.36%) Epicor
8 9 (27.27%) CRM
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) NetSuite
9 8 (24.24%) Sage 200
10 7 (21.21%) Sage X3
11 6 (18.18%) Presales
11 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
12 5 (15.15%) JD Edwards
12 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
12 5 (15.15%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (12.12%) Business Development
13 4 (12.12%) Infor M3
13 4 (12.12%) Oracle
13 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
14 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
14 3 (9.09%) ACCA
14 3 (9.09%) Movex
15 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (6.06%) Logistics
15 2 (6.06%) Marketing
15 2 (6.06%) Dynamics GP

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 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (48.48%) SAP Business One
2 8 (24.24%) Sage 200
3 7 (21.21%) Sage X3
4 5 (15.15%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (12.12%) Infor M3
6 3 (9.09%) Movex
7 2 (6.06%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (6.06%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (3.03%) BPCS
8 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (3.03%) Infor LN
8 1 (3.03%) Sage 50
8 1 (3.03%) Sage CRM
8 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
8 1 (3.03%) SAP ERP
8 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
8 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) VLAN
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
3 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (45.45%) Advertising
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
2 11 (33.33%) ERP Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Business Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) ERP Manager
4 4 (12.12%) SAP Business One Manager
4 4 (12.12%) SAP Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Sage Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Business Development Manager
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Business One Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Development Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) ERP Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.03%) FMCG
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) ERP
2 9 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.18%) Presales
4 4 (12.12%) Business Development
5 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.06%) Logistics
6 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.03%) E-business
7 1 (3.03%) Invoice Processing
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.06%) VBA
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ACCA
2 2 (6.06%) CIMA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) SAP
2 14 (42.42%) Infor
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Epicor
5 8 (24.24%) NetSuite
6 5 (15.15%) JD Edwards
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 2 (6.06%) IFS
9 1 (3.03%) Ericsson
9 1 (3.03%) Huawei
9 1 (3.03%) Marketo
9 1 (3.03%) Nokia
9 1 (3.03%) Nokia Networks
9 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.03%) VMware
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