The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank - - 55
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category - - 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Sage
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
216 304 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.99% 38.10% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 186 276 172
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Sage
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Sage Salary Trend in Somerset

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Lotus
2 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (33.33%) Sage 200
4 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) French Language
5 2 (22.22%) Sage 1000
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Motorola
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (33.33%) Sage 200
2 2 (22.22%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Project Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe
4 1 (11.11%) Motorola