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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 398 416 397
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing Sage 46 57 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.52% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 75
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
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
9680 10883 11225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.95% 50.72% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8100 8536 8819
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +3 12 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +3 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Hampshire +14 8 £36,500 -23.15% 5
Berkshire +13 8 £56,250 +40.62% 3
East Sussex +14 4 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £27,500 -22.53%
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 59 (54.63%) ERP
2 50 (46.30%) Finance
3 35 (32.41%) SQL
4 31 (28.70%) SAP
5 27 (25.00%) Epicor
6 26 (24.07%) .NET
7 24 (22.22%) Sage X3
8 23 (21.30%) Oracle
9 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
9 22 (20.37%) Advertising
10 21 (19.44%) C#
10 21 (19.44%) Sage 200
11 20 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 20 (18.52%) NetSuite
11 20 (18.52%) Infor
12 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET
12 19 (17.59%) SharePoint
13 17 (15.74%) Dynamics NAV
14 16 (14.81%) SAP Business One
14 16 (14.81%) Manufacturing
15 15 (13.89%) Degree
15 15 (13.89%) Dynamics AX
16 14 (12.96%) Retail
16 14 (12.96%) Unit4 Business World
17 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
18 11 (10.19%) Project Management
19 10 (9.26%) Banking
19 10 (9.26%) Logistics
19 10 (9.26%) VocaLink
19 10 (9.26%) TSYS

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 19 (17.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.26%) Tuxedo
3 5 (4.63%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (22.22%) Sage X3
2 21 (19.44%) Sage 200
3 17 (15.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (14.81%) SAP Business One
5 15 (13.89%) Dynamics AX
6 14 (12.96%) Unit4 Business World
7 9 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (5.56%) Sage 1000
9 5 (4.63%) Lawson
9 5 (4.63%) Pegasus Opera
10 4 (3.70%) BASE24
10 4 (3.70%) Infor SunSystems
10 4 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (3.70%) Sage 300 ERP
11 3 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
12 2 (1.85%) Infor CRM
12 2 (1.85%) Line 500
13 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Sage Pay
2 5 (4.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) DHCP
1 5 (4.63%) DNS
2 4 (3.70%) ATM
3 3 (2.78%) Intranet
3 3 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.85%) SAN
4 2 (1.85%) WebEx
5 1 (0.93%) Broadband
5 1 (0.93%) Firewall
5 1 (0.93%) IMAP
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) LAN
5 1 (0.93%) POP3
5 1 (0.93%) WAN
5 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.85%) QlikView
6 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.93%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (46.30%) Finance
2 22 (20.37%) Advertising
3 16 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 14 (12.96%) Retail
5 10 (9.26%) Banking
6 6 (5.56%) Marketing
7 3 (2.78%) French Language
7 3 (2.78%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.78%) German Language
7 3 (2.78%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.93%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (34.26%) Consultant
2 19 (17.59%) Sage Consultant
3 18 (16.67%) Developer
4 14 (12.96%) ERP Consultant
5 12 (11.11%) Analyst
6 11 (10.19%) Implementation Consultant
7 10 (9.26%) .NET Developer
8 9 (8.33%) Support Consultant
9 7 (6.48%) ERP Manager
9 7 (6.48%) Software Consultant
10 6 (5.56%) Sage 500 Consultant
10 6 (5.56%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.63%) Accountant
11 5 (4.63%) ERP Project Manager
11 5 (4.63%) Presales Consultant
11 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.63%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.63%) VB.NET Developer
12 4 (3.70%) ERP Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.07%) .NET
2 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.70%) EDI
4 3 (2.78%) COM
5 2 (1.85%) Web Services
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.93%) CSS
6 1 (0.93%) HTML
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Fintech
2 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.63%) EMV
3 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.70%) Contactless
4 4 (3.70%) FMCG
4 4 (3.70%) iPad
4 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.85%) LIMS
7 1 (0.93%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Android
2 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (54.63%) ERP
2 11 (10.19%) Project Management
3 10 (9.26%) CRM
3 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
3 10 (9.26%) Logistics
4 9 (8.33%) Presales
5 6 (5.56%) Migration
6 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.63%) Business Development
6 5 (4.63%) ITIL
6 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.70%) Automation Testing
7 4 (3.70%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 4 (3.70%) Test Strategy
8 3 (2.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.41%) SQL
2 21 (19.44%) C#
3 6 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 6 (5.56%) VBA
4 2 (1.85%) C++
4 2 (1.85%) Java
4 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.85%) VB
5 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) Degree
2 9 (8.33%) ACCA
3 7 (6.48%) AAT
4 5 (4.63%) CIMA
5 4 (3.70%) ISEB
5 4 (3.70%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.70%) PMP
5 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.85%) MCITP
7 2 (1.85%) MCSE
7 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) QA
3 2 (1.85%) BS7799
3 2 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) vSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) HP SIM
1 2 (1.85%) SCOM
1 2 (1.85%) vMotion
1 2 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (28.70%) SAP
2 27 (25.00%) Epicor
3 23 (21.30%) Oracle
4 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
5 20 (18.52%) Infor
5 20 (18.52%) NetSuite
6 10 (9.26%) CODA
6 10 (9.26%) CyberSource
6 10 (9.26%) DataCash
6 10 (9.26%) Elavon
6 10 (9.26%) TSYS
6 10 (9.26%) VeriFone
6 10 (9.26%) VocaLink
6 10 (9.26%) WorldPay
7 8 (7.41%) JD Edwards
8 7 (6.48%) Pegasus
9 6 (5.56%) IFS
10 5 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.70%) Hitachi
11 4 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
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Salary: £52000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
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