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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing Sage 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
181 215 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 30.32% 41.91% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 143 177 152
Average salary £29,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) SMTP
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Apple
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) Driving Licence
4 5 (62.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

Sage
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 7 (87.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (87.50%) Desktop Support
2 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Apple
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft