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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
South West / Somerset
Rank 69 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.18% 0.17% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.45% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £35,000 £21,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.79% -21.81%
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -5.62%

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
238 224 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 42.35% 37.15% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 200 172 171
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Sage.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) ERP
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) Sage 1000
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) MCSA
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Intranet
3 4 (36.36%) Nagios
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Adobe
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 3 (27.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Sage 1000
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Intranet
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) SQL DBA
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (54.55%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCSA
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Nagios
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP