The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 105 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Sage 10 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.67% 0.66% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 1.70% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Sage
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
694 707 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.80% 38.87% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 559 618 780
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Sage
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Sage Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Sage
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Sage
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Oxford +16 4 £51,250 +21.30%
Banbury - 2 £35,500 -
Bicester - 2 £27,500 -
Sage
South East

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) ERP
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
5 8 (34.78%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (30.43%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (30.43%) Dynamics GP
6 7 (30.43%) SAP Business One
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 7 (30.43%) SAP
6 7 (30.43%) CRM
6 7 (30.43%) Epicor
6 7 (30.43%) Baan
6 7 (30.43%) JD Edwards
6 7 (30.43%) Lawson
6 7 (30.43%) Movex
6 7 (30.43%) Advertising
6 7 (30.43%) MFGPRO
6 7 (30.43%) Retail
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
8 5 (21.74%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) CMS
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (30.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (30.43%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (30.43%) Dynamics GP
2 7 (30.43%) SAP Business One
2 7 (30.43%) Lawson
2 7 (30.43%) Movex
2 7 (30.43%) MFGPRO
3 2 (8.70%) Sage 1000
3 2 (8.70%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) MS Access
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (8.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Advertising
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) ERP Project Manager
1 7 (30.43%) ERP Manager
1 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Database Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Data Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ERP
2 7 (30.43%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Document Management
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Content Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Security
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
2 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
3 5 (21.74%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) SAP
3 7 (30.43%) Epicor
3 7 (30.43%) Baan
3 7 (30.43%) JD Edwards
4 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (13.04%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (13.04%) Primavera
6 2 (8.70%) Open Text
6 2 (8.70%) Cognos
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy