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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 56 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Sage 8 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.64% - 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% - 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
Average salary £27,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
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
192 188 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.43% 33.16% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 157 150 265
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £50,000 £50,000
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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
Bath - 8 £27,500 -
Sage
South West

Sage
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (77.78%) SAP
1 7 (77.78%) Logistics
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
1 7 (77.78%) Sage 200
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 1000
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (77.78%) Sage 200
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) Implementation Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) Project Manager
1 7 (77.78%) Project Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Logistics
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
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 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat