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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage 50
Rank 857 872 852
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Sage 50 18 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.22% 0.071% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.40%
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
8165 8438 9103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.67% 7.91% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6504 6328 7254
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Sage 50 Salary Histogram in the UK

Sage 50
Top 17 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 4 March 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 +15 17 £26,750 -40.55% 6
South East -7 13 £23,500 -47.77% 2
Buckinghamshire - 11 - -
Egham - 2 £23,500 -
Surrey - 2 £23,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £25,750 -
East of England -2 1 £42,500 +26.86% 2
Wales -15 1 £52,500 -
Cardiff -20 1 £52,500 -
South Wales -24 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Basildon - 1 £42,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £21,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £21,500 -

Sage 50
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 34 (100.00%) Sage
2 20 (58.82%) Sage 200
3 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
4 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (38.24%) VB.NET
5 13 (38.24%) .NET
6 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 8 (23.53%) CRM
7 7 (20.59%) SQL
7 7 (20.59%) Windows
7 7 (20.59%) Advertising
8 5 (14.71%) Finance
8 5 (14.71%) ERP
8 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.71%) MS Office
9 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
9 4 (11.76%) VPN
9 4 (11.76%) DNS
9 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
9 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
9 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
10 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
10 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
10 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (8.82%) Network Security

Sage 50
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Sage 200
2 2 (5.88%) Agresso
3 1 (2.94%) Sage 300 ERP
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) VPN
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) Network Security
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (20.59%) Advertising
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Sage Consultant
4 9 (26.47%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Support Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Trainer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support
8 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Customer Services Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Project Support Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Client Services Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (2.94%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) Ajax
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Debian
4 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) CRM
2 5 (14.71%) ERP
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
4 2 (5.88%) Data Entry
4 2 (5.88%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) VB.NET
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) ACCA
1 1 (2.94%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Sage
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
3 3 (8.82%) Symantec
3 3 (8.82%) Wyse
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Dell
3 3 (8.82%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Northgate
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