The table below looks at the statistics for Sage 50 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage 50 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage 50
Rank 860 874 865
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 20 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.005% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.23% 0.057% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.40%

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
8670 8714 9049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 8.08% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6965 6653 7285
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Sage 50
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sage 50 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sage 50
Salary Trend

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

Sage 50 Salary Trend in the UK

Sage 50
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage 50 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Sage 50 Salary Histogram in the UK

Sage 50
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage 50 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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 +12 19 £32,500 -18.75% 5
West Midlands - 6 £30,000 - 1
South East -11 5 £37,500 -6.25% 3
London - 4 £52,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 2 - - 3
Manchester - 2 £28,000 -
City of London - 2 £35,000 -
Salford - 2 £28,000 -
North West - 2 £28,000 -
South Wales - 1 £52,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £52,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £21,500 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £52,500 - 1
Croydon - 1 £52,000 -
Egham - 1 - -
Lichfield - 1 £21,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -

Sage 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sage 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 Sage 50.

1 52 (100.00%) Sage
2 29 (55.77%) Sage 200
3 18 (34.62%) CRM
4 15 (28.85%) Project Management
5 14 (26.92%) SQL
5 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 13 (25.00%) ERP
6 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (21.15%) Windows
7 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (21.15%) Finance
8 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 9 (17.31%) .NET
9 9 (17.31%) Advertising
10 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 8 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.46%) Web Services
11 7 (13.46%) XML
11 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
11 7 (13.46%) Back Office
11 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.54%) C#
12 6 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (11.54%) MS Office
12 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 6 (11.54%) Pegasus
12 6 (11.54%) Retail
12 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (11.54%) Sage BI

Sage 50
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Sage 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 Sage 50. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Sage 200
2 8 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (11.54%) Sage BI
4 5 (9.62%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (7.69%) SAP Business One
5 4 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (7.69%) Agresso
6 3 (5.77%) Exchequer
6 3 (5.77%) Pegasus Opera
6 3 (5.77%) SAP ERP
7 2 (3.85%) Sage 1000
8 1 (1.92%) Sage 300 ERP
8 1 (1.92%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) VPN
1 5 (9.62%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Advertising
3 7 (13.46%) Back Office
4 6 (11.54%) Retail
5 5 (9.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Consultant
1 21 (40.38%) Sage Consultant
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Support Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Applications Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Software Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Account Manager
5 5 (9.62%) ERP Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Network Support
6 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Trainer
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support
9 1 (1.92%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) .NET
2 7 (13.46%) Web Services
2 7 (13.46%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) Ajax
3 1 (1.92%) JSON
3 1 (1.92%) WCF
3 1 (1.92%) REST
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Debian
5 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) CRM
2 15 (28.85%) Project Management
3 13 (25.00%) ERP
4 11 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE
7 4 (7.69%) Business Development
8 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.77%) Coaching
9 2 (3.85%) Network Management
9 2 (3.85%) Practice Management
9 2 (3.85%) Operations Management
9 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.92%) Time Management
10 1 (1.92%) Data Entry
10 1 (1.92%) Financial Analysis
10 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) C++
4 5 (9.62%) PHP
4 5 (9.62%) C
4 5 (9.62%) Uniface
5 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ACCA
2 1 (1.92%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Sage
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Pegasus
4 4 (7.69%) Sun
4 4 (7.69%) SAP
4 4 (7.69%) Symantec
4 4 (7.69%) Dell
4 4 (7.69%) SonicWALL
5 3 (5.77%) Wyse
5 3 (5.77%) Northgate
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle
5 3 (5.77%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Apple
5 3 (5.77%) CODA
6 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Dayta Designs Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago