The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sage products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Sage Group PLC.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 618 739 615
Rank change year-on-year
+121 -124
Permanent jobs citing Sage 318 246 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.48% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 279 213 336
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -5.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43289 51069 54556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.17% 46.39% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35128 41321 43787
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Sage as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Sage Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sage
Salary Trend

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

Sage Salary Trend in the UK

Sage
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sage over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

Sage Salary Histogram in the UK

Sage
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +72 280 £40,000 +14.28% 139
South East +72 83 £50,000 +66.66% 28
London +28 66 £42,500 -15.00% 32
Hampshire +31 30 £50,000 -16.66% 8
West Midlands -4 29 £35,000 +16.66% 15
Berkshire +28 24 £55,000 +100.00% 11
Yorkshire +23 22 £32,500 -1.51% 7
North West +7 21 £41,750 +4.37% 22
East of England +42 20 £30,000 -25.00% 5
South West +11 17 £35,000 +27.27% 12
Reading +28 15 £55,000 +120.00%
Hertfordshire +29 14 £31,500 -21.25% 2
South Wales +17 14 £26,500 -55.83% 1
East Midlands +13 14 £37,500 +74.41% 9
Wales +12 14 £26,500 -27.39% 2
South Yorkshire +13 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Manchester +12 11 £55,000 +37.50% 9
Staffordshire +5 10 £22,500 -21.19% 2
Surrey +27 8 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Yorkshire +18 8 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Cheshire +37 7 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Scotland +7 7 £29,000 -7.93%
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £22,500 -
Basingstoke - 7 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +13 6 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Bridgend - 6 £23,000 -
Nottingham - 6 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +28 5 £48,000 +7.26% 1
Leeds +19 5 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Oxfordshire -18 5 £65,000 +150.00% 5

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Sage 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 Sage.

1 324 (57.75%) ERP
2 184 (32.80%) Microsoft
3 181 (32.26%) SQL
4 180 (32.09%) SAP
4 180 (32.09%) Finance
5 145 (25.85%) CRM
6 126 (22.46%) Infor
7 110 (19.61%) Epicor
8 109 (19.43%) Windows
9 108 (19.25%) SQL Server
10 104 (18.54%) SAP Business One
11 102 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 97 (17.29%) Advertising
13 96 (17.11%) Oracle
13 96 (17.11%) Sage 200
14 91 (16.22%) Sage X3
14 91 (16.22%) NetSuite
15 88 (15.69%) Manufacturing
16 71 (12.66%) Active Directory
17 70 (12.48%) MS Office
18 64 (11.41%) Windows Server
19 61 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
19 61 (10.87%) Dynamics NAV
19 61 (10.87%) .NET
20 59 (10.52%) C#
21 53 (9.45%) Crystal Reports
21 53 (9.45%) JD Edwards
22 51 (9.09%) MS Exchange
22 51 (9.09%) Retail
23 50 (8.91%) Firewall

Sage
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 51 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 38 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.67%) IIS
5 8 (1.43%) WordPress
6 7 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.71%) SugarCRM
9 3 (0.53%) Apache
9 3 (0.53%) SAP EP
9 3 (0.53%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.53%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.36%) PrestaShop
10 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
Applications
1 102 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 70 (12.48%) MS Office
3 12 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.53%) MS Project
5 3 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 104 (18.54%) SAP Business One
2 96 (17.11%) Sage 200
3 91 (16.22%) Sage X3
4 61 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
4 61 (10.87%) Dynamics NAV
5 45 (8.02%) Dynamics CRM
6 41 (7.31%) Sage CRM
7 39 (6.95%) Unit4 Business World
8 37 (6.60%) Infor M3
9 20 (3.57%) Movex
10 19 (3.39%) Dynamics GP
10 19 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
11 16 (2.85%) Sage 1000
12 14 (2.50%) Pegasus Opera
12 14 (2.50%) Sage 50
13 13 (2.32%) Sage 300 ERP
14 11 (1.96%) Lawson
15 9 (1.60%) Line 500
16 8 (1.43%) Infor SunSystems
16 8 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.60%) Office 365
2 8 (1.43%) SaaS
3 7 (1.25%) Mimecast
4 5 (0.89%) Sage Pay
5 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.91%) Firewall
2 32 (5.70%) WAN
3 30 (5.35%) DNS
4 29 (5.17%) VPN
5 26 (4.63%) LAN
6 22 (3.92%) TCP/IP
7 21 (3.74%) FTP
8 18 (3.21%) DHCP
9 16 (2.85%) Internet
10 15 (2.67%) NAS
11 12 (2.14%) VLAN
12 7 (1.25%) WLAN
13 6 (1.07%) Intranet
13 6 (1.07%) SSL
14 4 (0.71%) Broadband
14 4 (0.71%) IP Telephony
14 4 (0.71%) SAN
15 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
15 3 (0.53%) Skype
15 3 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.45%) Crystal Reports
3 31 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (3.39%) MySQL
5 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.71%) SQLite
11 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.36%) QlikView
12 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.18%) MS Access
13 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
13 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.07%) MSI
2 5 (0.89%) Gradle
2 5 (0.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.89%) Xcode
3 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.18%) JUnit
4 1 (0.18%) Selenium
General
1 180 (32.09%) Finance
2 97 (17.29%) Advertising
3 88 (15.69%) Manufacturing
4 51 (9.09%) Retail
5 31 (5.53%) Marketing
6 10 (1.78%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.25%) Banking
8 7 (1.25%) Billing
9 6 (1.07%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.53%) Front Office
10 3 (0.53%) Local Government
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Games
11 2 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 164 (29.23%) Consultant
2 108 (19.25%) Analyst
3 74 (13.19%) Developer
4 67 (11.94%) Sage Consultant
5 59 (10.52%) ERP Consultant
6 50 (8.91%) Support Analyst
7 43 (7.66%) Implementation Consultant
8 38 (6.77%) IT Support
9 35 (6.24%) Applications Support
10 33 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
11 32 (5.70%) Support Engineer
12 31 (5.53%) ERP Analyst
13 26 (4.63%) IT Engineer
14 25 (4.46%) IT Manager
14 25 (4.46%) Support Consultant
15 24 (4.28%) Applications Support Analyst
16 22 (3.92%) Junior
16 22 (3.92%) Project Manager
17 21 (3.74%) SQL Developer
18 20 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.87%) .NET
2 38 (6.77%) ASP.NET
3 36 (6.42%) HTML
4 30 (5.35%) Web Services
5 21 (3.74%) CSS
5 21 (3.74%) XML
6 15 (2.67%) HTML5
7 12 (2.14%) jQuery
8 9 (1.60%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.60%) Android SDK
9 8 (1.43%) COM
9 8 (1.43%) CSS3
9 8 (1.43%) SOAP
10 7 (1.25%) REST
10 7 (1.25%) WCF
11 6 (1.07%) JSON
11 6 (1.07%) LAMP
12 5 (0.89%) Cocoa
12 5 (0.89%) J2EE
12 5 (0.89%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.92%) iPad
3 16 (2.85%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.67%) Driving Licence
5 12 (2.14%) FMCG
6 9 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.43%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.89%) Data Extraction
9 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.71%) Clustering
10 4 (0.71%) iPhone
10 4 (0.71%) Replication
11 3 (0.53%) Fintech
11 3 (0.53%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.36%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.36%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.36%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 109 (19.43%) Windows
2 64 (11.41%) Windows Server
3 34 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 26 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (4.28%) Android
6 22 (3.92%) Linux
7 20 (3.57%) Mac OS X
8 18 (3.21%) Windows 10
8 18 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (2.85%) Apple iOS
10 15 (2.67%) Unix
11 12 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.14%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.78%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.71%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.53%) VMS
14 3 (0.53%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.36%) Debian
15 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (57.75%) ERP
2 145 (25.85%) CRM
3 43 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (7.13%) PRINCE2
5 35 (6.24%) Presales
6 31 (5.53%) E-Commerce
7 30 (5.35%) Logistics
8 29 (5.17%) Project Management
9 23 (4.10%) ITIL
10 21 (3.74%) Business Analysis
11 20 (3.57%) Business Development
12 19 (3.39%) Data Protection
13 16 (2.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (2.67%) Migration
14 15 (2.67%) Web Development
15 14 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (2.32%) Requirements Analysis
16 13 (2.32%) Systems Analysis
17 12 (2.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (32.26%) SQL
2 59 (10.52%) C#
3 36 (6.42%) JavaScript
4 26 (4.63%) Java
5 23 (4.10%) VB.NET
6 19 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 17 (3.03%) C++
7 17 (3.03%) VB
8 15 (2.67%) PHP
9 13 (2.32%) VBA
10 10 (1.78%) C
11 6 (1.07%) Uniface
12 5 (0.89%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.89%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.89%) Python
13 3 (0.53%) Perl
13 3 (0.53%) Ruby
14 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.36%) VBScript
14 2 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 36 (6.42%) Degree
2 18 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.03%) AAT
4 16 (2.85%) ACCA
5 14 (2.50%) MCSA
6 12 (2.14%) CIMA
7 11 (1.96%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.60%) PMP
9 7 (1.25%) MCSE
10 6 (1.07%) MCP
11 5 (0.89%) Server+ Certification
12 3 (0.53%) MCITP
13 2 (0.36%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.36%) CCNA
13 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.36%) MCTS
13 2 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (0.36%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.36%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.96%) QA
2 9 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 71 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.21%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.60%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.07%) vSphere
6 2 (0.36%) Postfix
6 2 (0.36%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.25%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.18%) cPanel
3 1 (0.18%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 184 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 180 (32.09%) SAP
3 126 (22.46%) Infor
4 110 (19.61%) Epicor
5 96 (17.11%) Oracle
6 91 (16.22%) NetSuite
7 53 (9.45%) JD Edwards
8 35 (6.24%) IFS
9 29 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (4.63%) VMware
11 19 (3.39%) Pegasus
12 17 (3.03%) Citrix
12 17 (3.03%) CODA
13 12 (2.14%) Apple
14 11 (1.96%) Cisco
15 7 (1.25%) Symantec
15 7 (1.25%) WatchGuard
16 6 (1.07%) Adobe
16 6 (1.07%) IBM
17 5 (0.89%) Sun
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus Scheme
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 30000 and 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance/ MS Certifications
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Certification and Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum up to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits inc pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Certification and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Herefordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Certification + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: Salary is Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago