The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 80 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.14% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -57.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Sage
Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
324 185 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 43.90% 43.84% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 306 168 164
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Sage
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Sage Salary Trend in Northampton

Sage
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Line 500
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft