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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 215 206 196
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Sage 26 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.62% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £29,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,400 £35,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
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
2866 2256 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.11% 42.35% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 1901 2049
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,000
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 24 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 24 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 +14 16 £42,500 +18.88% 3
Dorset -8 4 £46,250 +32.14%
Gloucestershire -5 3 £28,500 -18.57%
Wiltshire -7 2 £40,000 +3.22%
Somerset - 1 £22,500 -
Sage
England

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 33 (55.00%) CRM
2 26 (43.33%) HTML
2 26 (43.33%) .NET
2 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (43.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (38.33%) ERP
4 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
4 22 (36.67%) HTML5
5 21 (35.00%) SharePoint
5 21 (35.00%) CSS
6 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 19 (31.67%) CSS3
8 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (28.33%) jQuery
9 17 (28.33%) Umbraco
10 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
11 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (25.00%) Ajax
12 13 (21.67%) Finance
12 13 (21.67%) SQL
13 12 (20.00%) Windows
13 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 10 (16.67%) Sage 200
15 8 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
15 8 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
15 8 (13.33%) Pegasus
15 8 (13.33%) Linux
15 8 (13.33%) SAP
15 8 (13.33%) PHP

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 21 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (28.33%) Umbraco
3 15 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.00%) SugarCRM
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (43.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (16.67%) Sage 200
3 8 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (10.00%) Exchequer
4 6 (10.00%) GoldMine
5 5 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (6.67%) SalesLogix
6 4 (6.67%) Sage 1000
7 3 (5.00%) SAP Business One
8 2 (3.33%) Sage 50
8 2 (3.33%) MFGPRO
8 2 (3.33%) Pegasus Opera
8 2 (3.33%) Lawson
8 2 (3.33%) Movex
9 1 (1.67%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.67%) Agresso
9 1 (1.67%) ResourceLink
9 1 (1.67%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) SMS
1 1 (1.67%) DHCP
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.67%) MySQL
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Advertising
3 4 (6.67%) Legal
3 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) ERP Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Support Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) HTML
1 26 (43.33%) .NET
2 22 (36.67%) HTML5
3 21 (35.00%) CSS
4 19 (31.67%) CSS3
5 17 (28.33%) jQuery
6 16 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 15 (25.00%) Ajax
8 4 (6.67%) REST
8 4 (6.67%) RESTful
8 4 (6.67%) JSON
8 4 (6.67%) SOAP
8 4 (6.67%) XML
8 4 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.33%) Physics
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) UNIX
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) CRM
2 23 (38.33%) ERP
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) OOP
3 6 (10.00%) Scrum
4 4 (6.67%) OO
4 4 (6.67%) B2B
4 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.67%) OO PHP
5 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.00%) Project Management
5 3 (5.00%) MVC
5 3 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.33%) Workflow
6 2 (3.33%) Practice Management
6 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.33%) Operations Management
7 1 (1.67%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) PHP
4 5 (8.33%) C#
5 4 (6.67%) PHP5
5 4 (6.67%) PHP4
6 3 (5.00%) Java
6 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) VBScript
7 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) ACCA
2 2 (3.33%) CIMA
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) AAT
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) SAP
2 8 (13.33%) Pegasus
3 6 (10.00%) HP
3 6 (10.00%) Citrix
4 5 (8.33%) Epicor
4 5 (8.33%) JD Edwards
5 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (6.67%) IBM
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.67%) Remedy
6 3 (5.00%) CODA
6 3 (5.00%) Baan
6 3 (5.00%) Infor
7 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.33%) Symantec
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco
7 2 (3.33%) Adobe
8 1 (1.67%) Siebel
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Salary: £14-17K
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cornwall
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
South West England
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago