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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank 230 215 191
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Sage 17 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.36% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.87% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 26
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £42,500 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2720 2412 2432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.13% 41.64% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 2059 2098
Average salary £37,500 £38,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Somerset +15 11 £27,500 -31.25%
Bristol -1 5 £22,500 -40.00%
Devon - 1 £31,000 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (65.79%) ERP
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Sage 200
4 8 (21.05%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (21.05%) SAP
5 7 (18.42%) Windows
5 7 (18.42%) MS Office
5 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Logistics
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (15.79%) Lotus
6 6 (15.79%) IBM Notes
6 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (10.53%) jQuery
8 4 (10.53%) CRM
8 4 (10.53%) .NET
8 4 (10.53%) CSS
8 4 (10.53%) HTML
8 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
9 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
9 3 (7.89%) C#
9 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.89%) PHP
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
9 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.79%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Sage 200
2 8 (21.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (7.89%) Sage 1000
4 2 (5.26%) SalesLogix
4 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) MS Access
3 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Analyst
2 17 (44.74%) Support Analyst
3 16 (42.11%) Help Desk Advisor
3 16 (42.11%) Applications Support
3 16 (42.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 16 (42.11%) Help Desk Support
4 10 (26.32%) Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
5 7 (18.42%) Implementation Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Project Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) IT Support
8 2 (5.26%) Sage Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.63%) IT Support Technician
9 1 (2.63%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) IT Administrator
9 1 (2.63%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) CSS
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) jQuery
2 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) XHTML
4 1 (2.63%) Ajax
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
1 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) ERP
2 7 (18.42%) Project Management
2 7 (18.42%) Logistics
3 4 (10.53%) CRM
4 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.26%) B2B
5 2 (5.26%) B2C
6 1 (2.63%) MVC
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) OOP
6 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C#
2 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.89%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) VBA
3 2 (5.26%) R
4 1 (2.63%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) SAP
3 6 (15.79%) Lotus
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) Motorola
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40k - £60k (Up to £120k OTE) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £35100 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago