The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 140 145 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Sage 7 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.084% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.16% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 13
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Sage
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1145 1220 1278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.06% 51.35% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 913 831 918
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Sage
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Sage Salary Trend in Reading

Sage
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the Reading region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Sage Salary Histogram in Reading

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (92.86%) ERP
1 13 (92.86%) Epicor
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Infor
3 11 (78.57%) NetSuite
4 10 (71.43%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) SAP
6 6 (42.86%) Retail
7 5 (35.71%) e-Learning
7 5 (35.71%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (35.71%) SAP Business One
7 5 (35.71%) Sage 1000
8 4 (28.57%) FMCG
8 4 (28.57%) Project Management
8 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (28.57%) PMP
8 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
9 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
10 1 (7.14%) ACCA
10 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (7.14%) Firewall
10 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
10 1 (7.14%) VMware
10 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
10 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (7.14%) VoIP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (35.71%) Sage 1000
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Business One
2 5 (35.71%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) WebEx
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) ERP Consultant
3 6 (42.86%) Training Consultant
4 4 (28.57%) ERP Manager
4 4 (28.57%) ERP Project Manager
4 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) e-Learning
2 4 (28.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 4 (28.57%) PMP
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ACCA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Epicor
2 12 (85.71%) Infor
3 11 (78.57%) NetSuite
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) JD Edwards
6 1 (7.14%) VMware