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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 393 363 324
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -39
Permanent jobs citing Sage 56 92 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.81% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 46 82 111
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
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
10785 11309 11675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.72% 48.11% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8462 8918 9485
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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
Hampshire -19 11 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East Sussex +2 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Berkshire -26 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £35,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +13 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Surrey +19 4 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Kent +15 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1
West Sussex -11 2 £33,750 +26.87% 1
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 41 (33.33%) CRM
2 39 (31.71%) SQL Server
3 37 (30.08%) ERP
4 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
4 32 (26.02%) .NET
4 32 (26.02%) Finance
5 30 (24.39%) Windows
6 29 (23.58%) MS Excel
7 27 (21.95%) SAP
8 24 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (19.51%) Dynamics NAV
9 23 (18.70%) SQL
10 21 (17.07%) VB.NET
11 20 (16.26%) C#
11 20 (16.26%) Dynamics AX
11 20 (16.26%) Sage 200
12 19 (15.45%) Dynamics GP
12 19 (15.45%) ASP.NET
13 18 (14.63%) Visual Studio
13 18 (14.63%) Exchequer
13 18 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (13.82%) HTML
14 17 (13.82%) Dynamics CRM
14 17 (13.82%) Software Engineering
14 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (13.01%) Oracle
16 15 (12.20%) XML
16 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
17 13 (10.57%) Manufacturing
17 13 (10.57%) Degree

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.07%) Drupal
4 5 (4.07%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.25%) CMS
5 4 (3.25%) DNN
5 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.25%) IIS
6 3 (2.44%) SugarCRM
6 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.81%) Apache
8 1 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (23.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (19.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (16.26%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (16.26%) Sage 200
3 19 (15.45%) Dynamics GP
4 18 (14.63%) Exchequer
5 17 (13.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (10.57%) Lawson
6 13 (10.57%) Sage 50
7 11 (8.94%) SAP Business One
8 10 (8.13%) Sage ERP X3
9 6 (4.88%) Line 500
10 5 (4.07%) GoldMine
11 4 (3.25%) Agresso
12 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
12 3 (2.44%) Sage 1000
12 3 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (2.44%) SAP CRM
12 3 (2.44%) Sage CRM
13 2 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
13 2 (1.63%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Office 365
2 4 (3.25%) Sage Pay
3 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Internet
2 9 (7.32%) DNS
3 8 (6.50%) VPN
4 6 (4.88%) Broadband
5 5 (4.07%) SSH
5 5 (4.07%) PuTTY
6 4 (3.25%) DHCP
6 4 (3.25%) ATM
7 3 (2.44%) Firewall
8 2 (1.63%) SSL
8 2 (1.63%) PPTP
8 2 (1.63%) IPsec
9 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.81%) SAN
9 1 (0.81%) BGP
9 1 (0.81%) MPLS
9 1 (0.81%) OSPF
9 1 (0.81%) Intranet
9 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.81%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.94%) MySQL
4 5 (4.07%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (3.25%) SSDT
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Informix
7 1 (0.81%) QlikView
7 1 (0.81%) UniData
7 1 (0.81%) mvBase
7 1 (0.81%) OpenQM
Development Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (26.02%) Finance
2 15 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.57%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.13%) Marketing
5 8 (6.50%) Back Office
6 7 (5.69%) Advertising
7 3 (2.44%) Front Office
7 3 (2.44%) French Language
7 3 (2.44%) Banking
8 2 (1.63%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.63%) Local Government
8 2 (1.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (28.46%) Consultant
2 28 (22.76%) Developer
3 23 (18.70%) ERP Consultant
4 16 (13.01%) Sage Consultant
4 16 (13.01%) Analyst
5 15 (12.20%) .NET Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Team Leader
6 12 (9.76%) Implementation Consultant
7 11 (8.94%) VB.NET Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Support Analyst
8 10 (8.13%) PHP Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.69%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.69%) Applications Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Manager
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (5.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.88%) ERP Implementation Consultant
12 5 (4.07%) Digital Project Manager
12 5 (4.07%) Senior Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.02%) .NET
2 19 (15.45%) ASP.NET
3 17 (13.82%) HTML
4 15 (12.20%) XML
5 6 (4.88%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.07%) HTML5
7 3 (2.44%) EDI
7 3 (2.44%) CSS
7 3 (2.44%) Ajax
7 3 (2.44%) jQuery
8 1 (0.81%) COM
8 1 (0.81%) Web Services
8 1 (0.81%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.07%) Social Media
2 5 (4.07%) Kindle
3 4 (3.25%) APACS
3 4 (3.25%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.25%) Smartcard
3 4 (3.25%) EPoS
3 4 (3.25%) EMV
3 4 (3.25%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (3.25%) EFT
3 4 (3.25%) EFTPOS
4 2 (1.63%) iPad
4 2 (1.63%) Replication
4 2 (1.63%) iPhone
4 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.63%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) AS400
5 1 (0.81%) LIMS
5 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (24.39%) Windows
2 11 (8.94%) Linux
3 7 (5.69%) Android
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.25%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.44%) UNIX
6 3 (2.44%) AIX
6 3 (2.44%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.33%) CRM
2 37 (30.08%) ERP
3 17 (13.82%) Software Engineering
3 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.32%) Content Management
4 9 (7.32%) Project Management
4 9 (7.32%) E-Commerce
5 7 (5.69%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (5.69%) Migration
5 7 (5.69%) Business Analysis
6 6 (4.88%) Time Management
6 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.07%) ETL
7 5 (4.07%) OO
7 5 (4.07%) Scrum
7 5 (4.07%) Social Media Marketing
7 5 (4.07%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.25%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.70%) SQL
2 21 (17.07%) VB.NET
3 20 (16.26%) C#
4 11 (8.94%) PHP
5 7 (5.69%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.63%) VB
9 1 (0.81%) RPG
9 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) Degree
2 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.07%) MCSE
3 5 (4.07%) CCSA
4 4 (3.25%) ACCA
4 4 (3.25%) CIMA
5 2 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.63%) AAT
5 2 (1.63%) HND
5 2 (1.63%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.44%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.95%) SAP
3 24 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (13.01%) Oracle
5 7 (5.69%) Sophos
5 7 (5.69%) HP
6 6 (4.88%) Pegasus
7 5 (4.07%) Apple
7 5 (4.07%) Synopsys
8 4 (3.25%) VocaLink
8 4 (3.25%) TSYS
8 4 (3.25%) VeriFone
8 4 (3.25%) WorldPay
8 4 (3.25%) Elavon
8 4 (3.25%) Ingenico
8 4 (3.25%) Wincor Nixdorf
8 4 (3.25%) Citrix
9 3 (2.44%) CODA
9 3 (2.44%) Symantec
9 3 (2.44%) Epicor
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