The table below looks at the statistics 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 78 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Sage 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.15% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 0.36% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Median salary £26,500 £27,750 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £20,750 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £34,750 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Sage
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
470 555 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.67% 44.40% 49.42%
Number of salaries quoted 404 461 493
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 5 £24,750 -
Cardiff +3 4 £25,000 +31.57%
Newport - 4 £65,000 -
Sage
Wales

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT jobs citing Sage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Sage.

1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Mac OS X
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) NAS
2 10 (52.63%) Office 365
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) MS Office
3 9 (47.37%) Internet
4 8 (42.11%) CRM
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
6 5 (26.32%) LAN
6 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 4 (21.05%) ERP
7 4 (21.05%) FTP
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (21.05%) Adobe
7 4 (21.05%) SSL
7 4 (21.05%) SLA
7 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
7 4 (21.05%) Finance

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (21.05%) Sage 200
2 3 (15.79%) GoldMine
2 3 (15.79%) Infor CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) NAS
3 9 (47.37%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) FTP
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) IT Support
2 6 (31.58%) IT Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) IT Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Head of IT
3 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (21.05%) IT Programme Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Programme Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) CRM Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Sage Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Sage CRM Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
1 1 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Smartphone
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 3 (15.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Mac OS X
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Coaching
4 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) People Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Adobe
2 4 (21.05%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (15.79%) Infor
3 3 (15.79%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) VMware