The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 36 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.89% 1.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.33% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Sage
Dorset

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

Vendors Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 35.38% 45.00% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72 44 26
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Sage
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Sage Salary Trend in Poole

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) GoldMine
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) ERP
3 5 (50.00%) Exchequer
3 5 (50.00%) Pegasus
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (50.00%) SalesLogix
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (30.00%) SugarCRM
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) AAT
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) CIMA

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 (30.00%) SugarCRM
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) GoldMine
2 5 (50.00%) Exchequer
2 5 (50.00%) SalesLogix
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Software Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ACCA
1 2 (20.00%) CIMA
1 2 (20.00%) AAT
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Pegasus
3 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix