The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 215 199 177
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Sage 24 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.40% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 30
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £15,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -1.40%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2705 2567 2249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.12% 42.10% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2171 2056 1931
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Sage
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Sage Salary Trend in the South West

Sage
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Sage Salary Histogram in the South West

Sage
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 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
Bristol -16 14 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Somerset +14 5 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Gloucestershire -7 3 £45,000 +192.68%
Wiltshire -12 1 £24,000 -56.36% 2
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (50.00%) ERP
2 14 (35.00%) SAP
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) Project Management
3 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) Logistics
3 11 (27.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (27.50%) Sage 200
4 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (22.50%) MS Office
6 8 (20.00%) CRM
7 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.50%) Windows
8 6 (15.00%) IBM Notes
8 6 (15.00%) Lotus
8 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle
10 4 (10.00%) CSS
10 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (10.00%) HTML
11 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
11 3 (7.50%) XML
11 3 (7.50%) .NET
11 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (7.50%) Finance
11 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (7.50%) jQuery

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (15.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.00%) SugarCRM
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (22.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (27.50%) Sage 200
2 3 (7.50%) Sage 1000
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (5.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (5.00%) Infor CRM
3 2 (5.00%) Sage CRM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) MS Access
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Front Office
3 2 (5.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 14 (35.00%) Applications Support
3 14 (35.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (30.00%) Consultant
4 12 (30.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 11 (27.50%) Project Consultant
5 11 (27.50%) Project Manager
6 6 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (15.00%) Help Desk Advisor
7 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Business Systems Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Manager
8 2 (5.00%) IT Support
9 1 (2.50%) IT Technician
9 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
1 4 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) jQuery
3 2 (5.00%) XHTML
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
1 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ERP
2 11 (27.50%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Logistics
3 8 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) B2B
5 2 (5.00%) B2C
5 2 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Development
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) C++
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) VBA
3 2 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) SAP
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) Lotus
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Adobe
5 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.00%) Amdocs
5 2 (5.00%) Lagan
5 2 (5.00%) Northgate
5 2 (5.00%) Civica
5 2 (5.00%) Orchard
5 2 (5.00%) FrontRange
5 2 (5.00%) Oneserve
6 1 (2.50%) Motorola
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
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