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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 219 193 192
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs citing Sage 25 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.34% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.77% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £34,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
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
2674 2202 2535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.31% 43.47% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2182 1834 2178
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -1 14 £42,500 +36.00% 4
Dorset -1 4 £32,500 -11.56%
Gloucestershire -3 4 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Somerset -20 1 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 39 (55.71%) CRM
2 26 (37.14%) ERP
3 25 (35.71%) Finance
4 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
5 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
5 23 (32.86%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (31.43%) .NET
7 21 (30.00%) Sage 200
8 20 (28.57%) HTML
9 18 (25.71%) Windows
10 17 (24.29%) SharePoint
11 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
11 16 (22.86%) HTML5
12 15 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (21.43%) CSS3
12 15 (21.43%) CSS
13 14 (20.00%) SQL
14 13 (18.57%) Manufacturing
15 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
15 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
16 11 (15.71%) Dynamics NAV
16 11 (15.71%) Ajax
16 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (15.71%) jQuery
16 11 (15.71%) Umbraco
16 11 (15.71%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (15.71%) Citrix
16 11 (15.71%) Pegasus
17 10 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
18 9 (12.86%) Exchequer

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (24.29%) SharePoint
2 11 (15.71%) Umbraco
2 11 (15.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (11.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.29%) SugarCRM
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (32.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (30.00%) Sage 200
3 11 (15.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (12.86%) Exchequer
6 8 (11.43%) Dynamics GP
6 8 (11.43%) GoldMine
7 5 (7.14%) SalesLogix
8 4 (5.71%) Sage 1000
9 3 (4.29%) SAP Business One
9 3 (4.29%) Sage 50
9 3 (4.29%) Pegasus Opera
10 2 (2.86%) Lawson
10 2 (2.86%) Movex
10 2 (2.86%) MFGPRO
11 1 (1.43%) Line 50
11 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
11 1 (1.43%) Agresso
11 1 (1.43%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) VPN
1 4 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) DHCP
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.71%) MySQL
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.86%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.57%) Advertising
4 4 (5.71%) Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Legal
4 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Developer
2 17 (24.29%) Consultant
3 11 (15.71%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Software Consultant
4 7 (10.00%) Sage Consultant
4 7 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
5 6 (8.57%) ERP Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Operations Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Support Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) .NET
2 20 (28.57%) HTML
3 16 (22.86%) HTML5
4 15 (21.43%) CSS3
4 15 (21.43%) CSS
5 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
6 11 (15.71%) jQuery
6 11 (15.71%) Ajax
7 4 (5.71%) SOAP
7 4 (5.71%) XML
7 4 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (5.71%) RESTful
7 4 (5.71%) JSON
7 4 (5.71%) REST
8 1 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Replication
2 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
3 5 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) UNIX
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) CRM
2 26 (37.14%) ERP
3 6 (8.57%) ITIL
4 4 (5.71%) OOP
4 4 (5.71%) OO
4 4 (5.71%) Data Security
4 4 (5.71%) B2B
4 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.71%) Scrum
4 4 (5.71%) Information Security
4 4 (5.71%) Data Management
4 4 (5.71%) OO PHP
5 3 (4.29%) Workflow
5 3 (4.29%) Resource Management
6 2 (2.86%) Practice Management
6 2 (2.86%) Use Case
6 2 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (10.00%) PHP
4 5 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.71%) PHP5
5 4 (5.71%) PHP4
6 3 (4.29%) C#
6 3 (4.29%) Java
7 1 (1.43%) VBScript
7 1 (1.43%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) ACCA
1 3 (4.29%) CIMA
1 3 (4.29%) AAT
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) Pegasus
2 11 (15.71%) Citrix
3 8 (11.43%) SAP
4 6 (8.57%) VMware
4 6 (8.57%) HP
5 5 (7.14%) Epicor
5 5 (7.14%) JD Edwards
6 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.71%) CODA
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle
6 4 (5.71%) IBM
6 4 (5.71%) Sun
6 4 (5.71%) Twitter
6 4 (5.71%) Remedy
7 2 (2.86%) Infor
7 2 (2.86%) Adobe
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco
7 2 (2.86%) Baan
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