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 1 September 2015 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage
Rank - 57 54
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.24% 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.51% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
161 195 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.20% 46.76% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 130 173 208
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
1 2 (100.00%) Line 50
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Line 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft