The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 47 61 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.34% 2.12% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 3.20% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Sage
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
148 250 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 51.03% 66.31% 49.82%
Number of salaries quoted 136 232 127
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Sage
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Sage Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Sage
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage 200 Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Sage Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA