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 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank - 48 58
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.35% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.65% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Average salary - £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
292 192 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.78% 36.92% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 251 160 235
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Network Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware