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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 395 381 358
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Permanent jobs citing Sage 54 52 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.49% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 83
Average salary £43,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,600 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £58,500 £53,500
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
11294 10655 10882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.31% 48.92% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8749 8500 9246
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -8 20 £47,500 +137.50% 5
Berkshire 0 8 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Surrey -11 8 £33,750 +51.68% 1
Oxfordshire +13 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Kent 0 5 £43,500 +45.00%
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 71 (48.97%) CRM
2 54 (37.24%) SAP
3 47 (32.41%) Salesforce.com
4 45 (31.03%) Finance
5 44 (30.34%) MS Excel
6 41 (28.28%) Project Management
7 38 (26.21%) ERP
8 37 (25.52%) HTML
8 37 (25.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 36 (24.83%) SQL
10 32 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (21.38%) Sage 200
12 30 (20.69%) Dynamics NAV
12 30 (20.69%) PRINCE2
12 30 (20.69%) Microsoft
13 29 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 29 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 29 (20.00%) HTML5
14 27 (18.62%) Dynamics AX
15 26 (17.93%) Waterfall
15 26 (17.93%) Android
16 25 (17.24%) Apple iOS
17 24 (16.55%) Social Media
17 24 (16.55%) Social Media Marketing
17 24 (16.55%) Marketing
17 24 (16.55%) Drupal
17 24 (16.55%) Umbraco
17 24 (16.55%) Scrum
17 24 (16.55%) E-Commerce
17 24 (16.55%) MS Visio

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 29 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 24 (16.55%) Drupal
2 24 (16.55%) Umbraco
3 16 (11.03%) CMS
4 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 44 (30.34%) MS Excel
2 24 (16.55%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (25.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (21.38%) Sage 200
3 30 (20.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 27 (18.62%) Dynamics AX
5 23 (15.86%) Dynamics GP
6 18 (12.41%) Exchequer
7 17 (11.72%) Lawson
8 16 (11.03%) SAP Business One
9 10 (6.90%) Sage 50
10 9 (6.21%) Agresso
10 9 (6.21%) GoldMine
11 8 (5.52%) Sage 1000
12 7 (4.83%) Movex
13 6 (4.14%) MFGPRO
13 6 (4.14%) Line 500
14 4 (2.76%) Pegasus Opera
15 3 (2.07%) SAP CRM
15 3 (2.07%) SalesLogix
16 2 (1.38%) Oracle CRM
17 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.55%) Internet
2 5 (3.45%) VPN
3 3 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.38%) LAN
4 2 (1.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.69%) DHCP
5 1 (0.69%) DNS
5 1 (0.69%) Broadband
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.07%) MS Access
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.38%) OLAP
7 1 (0.69%) Informix
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.69%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (31.03%) Finance
2 24 (16.55%) Marketing
3 21 (14.48%) Advertising
4 8 (5.52%) Banking
4 8 (5.52%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.83%) Retail
6 6 (4.14%) Back Office
7 3 (2.07%) French Language
8 2 (1.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (31.72%) Consultant
2 32 (22.07%) Project Manager
3 22 (15.17%) Sage Consultant
4 19 (13.10%) Support Consultant
5 18 (12.41%) Analyst
6 15 (10.34%) ERP Consultant
6 15 (10.34%) Digital Project Manager
7 12 (8.28%) Senior Manager
8 10 (6.90%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.21%) Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Senior Project Manager
9 9 (6.21%) Web Project Manager
9 9 (6.21%) Web Manager
10 8 (5.52%) CRM Manager
10 8 (5.52%) ERP Project Manager
10 8 (5.52%) ERP Manager
10 8 (5.52%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.52%) CRM Project Manager
10 8 (5.52%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.52%) HTML
2 29 (20.00%) HTML5
3 19 (13.10%) .NET
4 15 (10.34%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.83%) XML
6 6 (4.14%) CSS
7 5 (3.45%) jQuery
8 4 (2.76%) CSS3
8 4 (2.76%) Kendo UI
8 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.38%) Mason
9 2 (1.38%) Ajax
10 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.69%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.69%) Sencha Touch
10 1 (0.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.69%) Web Services
10 1 (0.69%) EDI
10 1 (0.69%) COM
10 1 (0.69%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) Social Media
2 12 (8.28%) Kindle
3 10 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.38%) Clustering
7 1 (0.69%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.69%) iPhone
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.93%) Android
2 25 (17.24%) Apple iOS
3 13 (8.97%) Windows
4 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.76%) Linux
6 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.38%) AIX
7 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.69%) UNIX
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (48.97%) CRM
2 41 (28.28%) Project Management
3 38 (26.21%) ERP
4 32 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.69%) PRINCE2
6 26 (17.93%) Waterfall
7 24 (16.55%) Social Media Marketing
7 24 (16.55%) E-Commerce
7 24 (16.55%) Scrum
8 23 (15.86%) Content Management
9 10 (6.90%) ITIL
10 9 (6.21%) Business Analysis
11 8 (5.52%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (4.83%) Migration
12 7 (4.83%) Business Development
13 6 (4.14%) Data Migration
13 6 (4.14%) Product Management
14 5 (3.45%) Time Management
14 5 (3.45%) Data Protection
14 5 (3.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.83%) SQL
2 14 (9.66%) C#
3 9 (6.21%) VB.NET
4 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.07%) VB
7 2 (1.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (4.14%) ACCA
1 6 (4.14%) CIMA
2 4 (2.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.76%) AAT
3 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.07%) MCP
4 2 (1.38%) CCNA
4 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.38%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) ISO 9001
2 11 (7.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.38%) vSphere
2 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 54 (37.24%) SAP
2 47 (32.41%) Salesforce.com
3 30 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 23 (15.86%) Oracle
5 12 (8.28%) Epicor
6 10 (6.90%) JD Edwards
7 9 (6.21%) Pegasus
8 6 (4.14%) Baan
9 4 (2.76%) CODA
9 4 (2.76%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (2.07%) Primavera
11 2 (1.38%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.38%) RedPrairie
11 2 (1.38%) Open Text
11 2 (1.38%) VMware
11 2 (1.38%) Cognos
11 2 (1.38%) Remedy
12 1 (0.69%) Sophos
12 1 (0.69%) Symantec
12 1 (0.69%) Siebel
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