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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 209 199 196
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Sage 22 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.81% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,050 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2645 2210 2496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.63% 43.21% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2180 1833 2138
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Bristol +4 13 £42,500 +36.00% 4
Gloucestershire -5 4 £28,500 -18.57%
Dorset -3 3 £32,500 -11.56%
Wiltshire -7 1 £22,500 -41.93%
Somerset -12 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 31 (53.45%) CRM
2 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 23 (39.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (37.93%) ERP
3 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.21%) HTML
5 20 (34.48%) .NET
6 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
7 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
7 17 (29.31%) HTML5
8 16 (27.59%) CSS3
8 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (27.59%) CSS
8 16 (27.59%) Windows
9 14 (24.14%) Finance
10 13 (22.41%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
11 12 (20.69%) Ajax
11 12 (20.69%) jQuery
11 12 (20.69%) Umbraco
11 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (20.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (20.69%) Sage 200
12 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 10 (17.24%) Citrix
13 9 (15.52%) Pegasus
13 9 (15.52%) Dynamics NAV
14 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
14 8 (13.79%) Linux
15 7 (12.07%) SAP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 12 (20.69%) Umbraco
2 12 (20.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.17%) SugarCRM
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.72%) IIS
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (20.69%) Sage 200
3 9 (15.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (12.07%) Exchequer
4 7 (12.07%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (10.34%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (10.34%) GoldMine
6 5 (8.62%) SalesLogix
7 4 (6.90%) Sage 1000
8 3 (5.17%) Pegasus Opera
8 3 (5.17%) SAP Business One
8 3 (5.17%) Sage 50
9 2 (3.45%) MFGPRO
9 2 (3.45%) Movex
9 2 (3.45%) Lawson
10 1 (1.72%) Agresso
10 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
10 1 (1.72%) Line 50
10 1 (1.72%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) VPN
1 3 (5.17%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) DHCP
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.72%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) SharePoint Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (10.34%) Software Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
4 5 (8.62%) ERP Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (6.90%) PHP Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Support Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Support Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) HTML
2 20 (34.48%) .NET
3 17 (29.31%) HTML5
4 16 (27.59%) CSS3
4 16 (27.59%) CSS
5 13 (22.41%) .NET Framework
6 12 (20.69%) Ajax
6 12 (20.69%) jQuery
7 4 (6.90%) REST
7 4 (6.90%) RESTful
7 4 (6.90%) JSON
7 4 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (6.90%) SOAP
7 4 (6.90%) XML
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.72%) UNIX
6 1 (1.72%) Android
6 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) CRM
2 22 (37.93%) ERP
3 6 (10.34%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) OO PHP
4 4 (6.90%) Scrum
4 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.90%) B2B
4 4 (6.90%) OOP
4 4 (6.90%) OO
5 3 (5.17%) Data Management
5 3 (5.17%) Data Security
5 3 (5.17%) Information Security
6 2 (3.45%) Operations Management
6 2 (3.45%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.45%) Workflow
6 2 (3.45%) Practice Management
6 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (1.72%) MVC
7 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 6 (10.34%) PHP
4 4 (6.90%) PHP5
4 4 (6.90%) PHP4
5 3 (5.17%) C#
5 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.45%) Java
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
7 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) AAT
1 2 (3.45%) CIMA
1 2 (3.45%) ACCA
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Citrix
3 9 (15.52%) Pegasus
4 7 (12.07%) SAP
5 6 (10.34%) HP
6 5 (8.62%) VMware
7 4 (6.90%) Remedy
7 4 (6.90%) JD Edwards
7 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (6.90%) Epicor
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.90%) CODA
7 4 (6.90%) IBM
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle
8 3 (5.17%) Sun
9 2 (3.45%) Infor
9 2 (3.45%) Symantec
9 2 (3.45%) Baan
9 2 (3.45%) Cisco
9 2 (3.45%) Adobe
South West England
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol ( P O Boxes)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £14 - £17 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Krooter
Salary: Candidates seeking salaries from £15K to £30K will be considered
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago