The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage Line 500
Rank 919 951 980
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +29
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 4 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.056% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 19
Median salary £32,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £33,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,650 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.37% -

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
7161 7970 9511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.18% 7.46% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5596 6333 7459
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Line 500 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line 500
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 within the UK.

Line 500 Salary Trend in the UK

Line 500
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line 500 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 3 £32,500 -18.75% 4
West Yorkshire +5 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Yorkshire +2 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Leeds -1 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Scotland - 1 £32,000 -
South East - 1 £27,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £32,000 -
Surrey - 1 £27,500 -

Line 500
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Line 500 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Line 500.

1 12 (100.00%) Sage
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) ERP
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) VBA
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) Sage X3
6 3 (25.00%) Sage 1000
6 3 (25.00%) Advertising
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) Broadband
7 2 (16.67%) PBX
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) VB

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) PrestaShop
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Sage X3
2 3 (25.00%) Sage 1000
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (16.67%) Magento
3 2 (16.67%) Sage BI
3 2 (16.67%) Sage CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (8.33%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Broadband
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) IPsec
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) PBX
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Support Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Development Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Debian
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) VB
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (16.67%) Postfix
1 2 (16.67%) SpamAssassin
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Sage
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) BT
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) QNAP
3 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Epicor
Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago