The table below looks at the statistics for Line 50 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 50 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 50
Rank 887 897 864
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Permanent jobs citing Line 50 3 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.024%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.034% 0.045% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 27
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £27,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -26.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8909 8908 9328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.91% 8.20% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6932 7068 7566
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

Line 50
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 50 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 50 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line 50
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 50 within the UK.

Line 50 Salary Trend in the UK

Line 50
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line 50 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Line 50 Salary Histogram in the UK

Line 50
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 50 within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +15 3 £35,000 +27.27% 2
London - 2 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £25,000 -
South West - 1 £25,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £25,000 -

Line 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line 50 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 Line 50.

1 8 (100.00%) Sage
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) SAP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) JD Edwards
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) ERP
6 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) Pegasus
6 2 (25.00%) CIMA
6 2 (25.00%) Sage 50
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (25.00%) AAT
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) Process Management
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (12.50%) Validation

Line 50
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line 50 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 Line 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics GP
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (25.00%) Sage 50
2 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Accounts Assistant
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Accountant
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CIMA
1 2 (25.00%) AAT
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ACCA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Sage
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) JD Edwards
5 2 (25.00%) Pegasus
6 1 (12.50%) Google
6 1 (12.50%) Draytek
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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