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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 238 225 219
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Sage 14 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.86% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 13
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
2556 2553 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.97% 43.57% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2121 2218 2039
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
Bristol -11 5 £40,000 +77.77% 3
Dorset - 4 £25,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +4 1 £28,500 -12.30% 2
Cornwall -4 1 £19,000 -41.53% 1
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (34.38%) ERP
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 7 (21.88%) CRM
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 6 (18.75%) VPN
6 6 (18.75%) Advertising
7 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 5 (15.63%) SLA
7 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (15.63%) CSS
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) MS Office
7 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
7 5 (15.63%) Sage 200
8 4 (12.50%) RequireJS
8 4 (12.50%) Grunt
8 4 (12.50%) gulp
8 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
8 4 (12.50%) Sass
8 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (12.50%) WordPress
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.13%) MS Project
4 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Sage 200
2 4 (12.50%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (6.25%) GoldMine
3 2 (6.25%) Infor CRM
3 2 (6.25%) Line 50
3 2 (6.25%) Pegasus Opera
3 2 (6.25%) Sage CRM
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (3.13%) Exchequer
4 1 (3.13%) Line 500
4 1 (3.13%) Sage 1000
4 1 (3.13%) Sage 50
4 1 (3.13%) Sage X3
4 1 (3.13%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) PBX
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) QlikView
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) FileMaker
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) Grunt
1 4 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) IT Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) IT Support
6 4 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Sage Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Presales Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Product Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Sage CRM Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) CSS
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) jQuery
2 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 4 (12.50%) RequireJS
2 4 (12.50%) Sass
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) Ajax
3 1 (3.13%) CSS3
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ERP
2 7 (21.88%) CRM
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Workflow
4 3 (9.38%) Presales
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) Document Management
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.13%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) AAT
2 1 (3.13%) ACCA
2 1 (3.13%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Infor
4 2 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) AppSense
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) iManage
5 1 (3.13%) Lotus
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) Veeam
Yeovil, Somerset
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Frome
Three People
Salary: £21000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus + Ben (dep. on experience)
Posted: 17 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £15000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Pensio, 25 days hols + bank hols
Posted: 19 days ago