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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 50
Rank 863 906 878
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -28
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 9 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.015% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.20% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 3
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £15,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +133.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £15,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +133.33%

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
7782 9132 8980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.07% 7.71% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6212 7003 7082
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Sage 50 Salary Histogram in the UK

Sage 50
Top 10 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 6 May 2015. 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 +23 8 £50,000 +53.84% 6
North West - 5 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 5 £50,000 -
South East - 2 £23,500 -
Scotland +7 1 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Edinburgh +5 1 £27,500 - 1
Egham - 1 £23,500 -
London - 1 £52,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £23,500 -

Sage 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (100.00%) Sage
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) Sage 200
4 13 (46.43%) VB.NET
4 13 (46.43%) .NET
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 8 (28.57%) MS Office
6 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) CCNA
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.86%) Veeam
9 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
9 5 (17.86%) Trend Micro
9 5 (17.86%) Replication
9 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
9 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (17.86%) Intranet
9 5 (17.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Sage 50
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (17.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Office
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (3.57%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (3.57%) Sage CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) Wireless
2 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 5 (17.86%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) FileMaker
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Head of IT
5 3 (10.71%) Sage Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Trainer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Customer Services Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Project Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Client Services Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) JSON
2 1 (3.57%) WCF
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Debian
3 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.86%) CRM
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Entry
3 2 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) ERP
4 1 (3.57%) ETL
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) VB.NET
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CCNA
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) MCSE
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ACCA
3 1 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Sage
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Veeam
4 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
4 5 (17.86%) Trend Micro
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 5 (17.86%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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