The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 378 380 367
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Sage 60 47 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.46% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 68
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Sage
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11017 10324 10919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.14% 48.75% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8584 8126 9288
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Sage
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Sage Salary Trend in the South East

Sage
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in the South East

Sage
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Hampshire -10 23 £47,500 +111.11% 3
Surrey +6 14 £40,000 +81.81% 3
Berkshire -4 8 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £22,500 -18.18% 5
Kent -4 4 £43,500 +45.00%
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 58 (45.31%) CRM
2 44 (34.38%) Finance
3 41 (32.03%) SAP
4 38 (29.69%) Salesforce.com
5 37 (28.91%) ERP
6 35 (27.34%) MS Excel
7 33 (25.78%) SQL
8 32 (25.00%) Project Management
9 30 (23.44%) Sage 200
10 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
11 27 (21.09%) Dynamics CRM
12 26 (20.31%) SharePoint
13 25 (19.53%) HTML
14 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
15 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
15 23 (17.97%) Dynamics AX
16 21 (16.41%) .NET
16 21 (16.41%) Internet
16 21 (16.41%) Content Management
17 20 (15.63%) PRINCE2
18 19 (14.84%) Advertising
18 19 (14.84%) Marketing
18 19 (14.84%) HTML5
19 18 (14.06%) Dynamics GP
20 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET
20 17 (13.28%) E-Commerce
20 17 (13.28%) MS Visio
20 17 (13.28%) Scrum
20 17 (13.28%) Drupal

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 26 (20.31%) SharePoint
2 17 (13.28%) Drupal
2 17 (13.28%) Umbraco
3 15 (11.72%) CMS
4 4 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.34%) DNN
5 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.34%) IIS
6 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 35 (27.34%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.28%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (23.44%) Sage 200
2 27 (21.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 23 (17.97%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (14.06%) Dynamics GP
6 15 (11.72%) Exchequer
7 13 (10.16%) Lawson
8 12 (9.38%) SAP Business One
9 11 (8.59%) Sage 50
10 8 (6.25%) Line 500
10 8 (6.25%) Sage 1000
11 7 (5.47%) Agresso
12 6 (4.69%) GoldMine
13 4 (3.13%) Movex
14 3 (2.34%) MFGPRO
15 2 (1.56%) Pegasus Opera
15 2 (1.56%) SalesLogix
15 2 (1.56%) Line 100
16 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
16 1 (0.78%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.41%) Internet
2 4 (3.13%) VPN
3 2 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.56%) LAN
3 2 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.91%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.34%) MS Access
6 3 (2.34%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 3 (2.34%) SSDT
6 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.78%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (34.38%) Finance
2 19 (14.84%) Marketing
2 19 (14.84%) Advertising
3 8 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.47%) Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.34%) Back Office
5 3 (2.34%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) French Language
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (34.38%) Consultant
2 26 (20.31%) Sage Consultant
3 25 (19.53%) Project Manager
4 19 (14.84%) Support Consultant
5 15 (11.72%) ERP Consultant
6 14 (10.94%) Digital Project Manager
7 13 (10.16%) Senior Manager
7 13 (10.16%) Analyst
8 11 (8.59%) Developer
9 10 (7.81%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (7.03%) .NET Developer
10 9 (7.03%) Support Analyst
11 8 (6.25%) Web Project Manager
11 8 (6.25%) Web Manager
12 7 (5.47%) Applications Support
12 7 (5.47%) Team Leader
13 6 (4.69%) CRM Project Manager
13 6 (4.69%) Systems Analyst
13 6 (4.69%) CRM Manager
13 6 (4.69%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.53%) HTML
2 21 (16.41%) .NET
3 19 (14.84%) HTML5
4 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.59%) XML
6 4 (3.13%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.34%) CSS
8 2 (1.56%) EDI
8 2 (1.56%) Ajax
8 2 (1.56%) CSS3
8 2 (1.56%) Kendo UI
8 2 (1.56%) jQuery
8 2 (1.56%) Mason
8 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.28%) Social Media
2 8 (6.25%) Kindle
3 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.34%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.78%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.28%) Android
1 17 (13.28%) Apple iOS
2 13 (10.16%) Windows
3 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.56%) UNIX
4 2 (1.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.56%) AIX
4 2 (1.56%) Linux
4 2 (1.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (45.31%) CRM
2 37 (28.91%) ERP
3 32 (25.00%) Project Management
4 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (16.41%) Content Management
6 20 (15.63%) PRINCE2
7 17 (13.28%) E-Commerce
7 17 (13.28%) Scrum
7 17 (13.28%) Waterfall
7 17 (13.28%) Social Media Marketing
8 9 (7.03%) ITIL
9 7 (5.47%) Business Development
10 6 (4.69%) Migration
10 6 (4.69%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.91%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.91%) OO
11 5 (3.91%) ETL
11 5 (3.91%) Data Migration
11 5 (3.91%) Data Protection
11 5 (3.91%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.78%) SQL
2 16 (12.50%) C#
3 9 (7.03%) VB.NET
4 6 (4.69%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.56%) VB
6 2 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) ACCA
2 5 (3.91%) CIMA
3 4 (3.13%) AAT
4 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.56%) MCP
5 2 (1.56%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) HND
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.38%) SLA
2 8 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.56%) vSphere
2 2 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 41 (32.03%) SAP
2 38 (29.69%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (17.97%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.50%) Oracle
5 9 (7.03%) Epicor
6 8 (6.25%) JD Edwards
7 7 (5.47%) Pegasus
8 4 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (3.13%) Baan
9 3 (2.34%) Primavera
10 2 (1.56%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.56%) Remedy
10 2 (1.56%) Cognos
10 2 (1.56%) Open Text
10 2 (1.56%) VMware
11 1 (0.78%) Lagan
11 1 (0.78%) Northgate
11 1 (0.78%) Civica
11 1 (0.78%) Comino
11 1 (0.78%) Capita
Surrey
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Posted: Yesterday
Fareham
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Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Portsmouth
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, health care, discounts
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Surrey
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
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South East England
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Reading
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Hampshire
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