The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage
Rank 61 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.23% 0.18% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Sage
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 228 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.06% 41.61% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 150 210 293
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Sage
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sage across the Suffolk region.

Sage Salary Trend in Suffolk

Sage
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 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
Ipswich +5 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Sage
East of England

Sage
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) Symfony
1 3 (60.00%) Zend
1 3 (60.00%) CakePHP
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) Symfony
1 3 (60.00%) CakePHP
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Zend