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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 50
Rank - 898 877
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 0 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.026% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.36% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 2
Average salary - £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%

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
7767 8662 8422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.09% 7.40% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5986 6819 6598
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,279 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Sage
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Veeam
4 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (50.00%) Trend Micro
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Replication
4 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL

Sage 50
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) FileMaker
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Head of IT
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Sage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Sage
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Veeam
4 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (50.00%) Trend Micro
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
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jft maintenance
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago