The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Wales region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 90 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Sage 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.41% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £30,965 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.32% -4.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
558 487 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.82% 44.52% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 508 423 336
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Sage
Wales

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Sage
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Sage Salary Trend in South Wales

Sage
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Sage Salary Histogram in South Wales

Sage
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Cardiff -11 1 £60,000 +114.82%
Monmouthshire - 1 £30,000 -
Sage
Wales

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Programmer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Account Manager
1 1 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
1 1 (20.00%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Veeam