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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 419 346 381
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +35
Permanent jobs citing Sage 24 102 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.91% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 88 66
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
10459 11227 10952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.34% 49.52% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8413 8769 8900
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,501
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Surrey +15 6 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire 0 5 £26,000 -49.51%
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £44,750 +39.84% 1
West Sussex -2 3 £27,000 +28.57%
Berkshire -14 3 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Kent - 2 - - 2
Hampshire -31 1 £60,000 +29.72%
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 29 (35.80%) Windows
2 27 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 23 (28.40%) CRM
5 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 17 (20.99%) Finance
7 16 (19.75%) Oracle
7 16 (19.75%) SAP
8 15 (18.52%) HTML
8 15 (18.52%) ERP
8 15 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (17.28%) .NET
10 13 (16.05%) SQL
10 13 (16.05%) DNS
11 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
12 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
12 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
12 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
13 10 (12.35%) HP
13 10 (12.35%) VPN
13 10 (12.35%) PHP
13 10 (12.35%) C#
13 10 (12.35%) MySQL
13 10 (12.35%) XML
13 10 (12.35%) Linux
13 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (12.35%) Dynamics NAV
13 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
14 9 (11.11%) Firewall
14 9 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (13.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.17%) IBM Notes
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.70%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (11.11%) Sage 200
3 8 (9.88%) Dynamics GP
4 7 (8.64%) Sage ERP X3
5 6 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (7.41%) Exchequer
5 6 (7.41%) Agresso
6 4 (4.94%) Lawson
6 4 (4.94%) Sage CRM
6 4 (4.94%) SAP Business One
7 3 (3.70%) Sage 50
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (3.70%) SAP CRM
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (1.23%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
2 4 (4.94%) Sage Pay
2 4 (4.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) DNS
2 10 (12.35%) VPN
3 9 (11.11%) Firewall
4 6 (7.41%) WAN
5 5 (6.17%) Broadband
5 5 (6.17%) SSL
5 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.17%) SSH
5 5 (6.17%) VLAN
5 5 (6.17%) PuTTY
6 4 (4.94%) IPsec
6 4 (4.94%) ATM
6 4 (4.94%) PPTP
6 4 (4.94%) LAN
6 4 (4.94%) DHCP
7 1 (1.23%) Intranet
7 1 (1.23%) MPLS
7 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) MySQL
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.23%) Informix
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.23%) UniData
5 1 (1.23%) QlikView
5 1 (1.23%) mvBase
5 1 (1.23%) OpenQM
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.64%) Back Office
5 3 (3.70%) Front Office
5 3 (3.70%) Marketing
6 2 (2.47%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.47%) Local Government
6 2 (2.47%) Advertising
7 1 (1.23%) Banking
7 1 (1.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Consultant
2 18 (22.22%) Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) PHP Developer
5 10 (12.35%) ERP Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.64%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Sage Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) IT Support
8 5 (6.17%) Applications Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.17%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Sales Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Server Support
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Server Support Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) HTML
2 14 (17.28%) .NET
3 10 (12.35%) XML
4 8 (9.88%) CSS
5 5 (6.17%) Web Services
5 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.70%) Ajax
6 3 (3.70%) jQuery
7 1 (1.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.23%) COM
7 1 (1.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) EPoS
1 4 (4.94%) EMV
1 4 (4.94%) Chip and PIN
1 4 (4.94%) EFT
1 4 (4.94%) EFTPOS
1 4 (4.94%) Smartcard
1 4 (4.94%) APACS
1 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.23%) HP Storage
3 1 (1.23%) LIMS
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.80%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
3 9 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) UNIX
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) CRM
2 15 (18.52%) ERP
3 12 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.41%) Time Management
5 6 (7.41%) ITIL
6 5 (6.17%) ITSM
6 5 (6.17%) Migration
6 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.17%) API Development
7 4 (4.94%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.94%) Mobile Commerce
8 3 (3.70%) Service Management
8 3 (3.70%) Business Development
8 3 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.47%) Use Case
9 2 (2.47%) OOP
9 2 (2.47%) SDLC
9 2 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.47%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 10 (12.35%) PHP
2 10 (12.35%) C#
3 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.64%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.41%) Java
6 5 (6.17%) C++
6 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.23%) RPG
7 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) CCSA
2 5 (6.17%) MCSE
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) ACCA
3 1 (1.23%) CIMA
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) HND
3 1 (1.23%) AAT
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) ISO 8583
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.75%) Oracle
2 16 (19.75%) SAP
3 15 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (12.35%) HP
5 9 (11.11%) Epicor
5 9 (11.11%) VMware
6 8 (9.88%) Sophos
7 5 (6.17%) JD Edwards
7 5 (6.17%) LANDesk
7 5 (6.17%) Lotus
7 5 (6.17%) Apple
7 5 (6.17%) Synopsys
7 5 (6.17%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.94%) VocaLink
8 4 (4.94%) TSYS
8 4 (4.94%) VeriFone
8 4 (4.94%) WorldPay
8 4 (4.94%) Elavon
8 4 (4.94%) Ingenico
Kent
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus x2 + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Vadis People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 3 days ago