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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sage
UK
Rank 544 730 691
Rank change year-on-year
+186 -39
Permanent jobs citing Sage 319 188 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 0.42% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 270 170 226
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -5.62%

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
37067 45073 50361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.96% 45.57% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29921 36870 41360
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +185 291 £40,000 - 70
London +88 76 £50,000 +5.26% 12
South East +53 47 £40,000 -3.03% 15
West Midlands +36 43 £45,000 +5.88% 10
North West +17 43 £36,000 -10.00% 11
Yorkshire +49 36 £28,500 +11.76% 10
Manchester -1 27 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Birmingham +16 19 £51,250 - 3
Hull +18 16 £25,000 -16.66% 2
South West +17 16 £32,500 -13.33% 2
East of England +15 16 £42,500 +54.54% 4
East Yorkshire +14 16 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +14 15 £33,250 -21.76% 1
Wales +8 12 £27,500 -31.25% 3
South Wales +20 11 £27,500 -6.77% 2
Surrey +43 10 £40,000 -11.11% 4
City of London +24 10 £37,500 +36.36%
West Yorkshire +27 9 £40,000 +90.47% 3
Staffordshire +6 9 £35,000 -18.12% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 9 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +28 8 £31,250 +25.00% 1
Berkshire +21 8 £45,000 -21.73% 9
Cardiff - 8 £27,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +19 7 £41,250 +50.00% 1
Cheshire +14 7 £24,500 -37.17% 3
East Midlands +5 7 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Leeds +30 6 £45,000 +114.28% 1
Basingstoke +1 6 £26,750 -49.04%
Hertfordshire +1 6 £47,500 +72.72% 1
North Yorkshire - 6 £28,500 - 3

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 393 (60.74%) ERP
2 247 (38.18%) Finance
3 206 (31.84%) SAP
4 198 (30.60%) Microsoft
5 185 (28.59%) CRM
6 175 (27.05%) Advertising
7 158 (24.42%) Sage 200
8 156 (24.11%) Infor
9 148 (22.87%) SQL
10 132 (20.40%) Epicor
11 116 (17.93%) NetSuite
12 112 (17.31%) MS Excel
13 107 (16.54%) Windows
14 104 (16.07%) SAP Business One
15 103 (15.92%) Sage X3
16 102 (15.77%) Manufacturing
17 85 (13.14%) Oracle
18 83 (12.83%) Dynamics NAV
19 82 (12.67%) MS Office
20 79 (12.21%) Active Directory
21 76 (11.75%) E-Commerce
22 75 (11.59%) SQL Server
23 66 (10.20%) JD Edwards
24 64 (9.89%) Salesforce.com
25 63 (9.74%) Windows 7
26 60 (9.27%) Dynamics CRM
26 60 (9.27%) Dynamics AX
27 59 (9.12%) JavaScript
27 59 (9.12%) MS Exchange
28 58 (8.96%) Business Intelligence

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 59 (9.12%) MS Exchange
2 23 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.55%) SugarCRM
4 9 (1.39%) JCAPS
5 7 (1.08%) IIS
5 7 (1.08%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.93%) WordPress
7 5 (0.77%) CMS
8 4 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.31%) Drupal
9 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.31%) Site Server
9 2 (0.31%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.15%) Apache
10 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 112 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 82 (12.67%) MS Office
3 5 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.77%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.46%) MS Project
5 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 158 (24.42%) Sage 200
2 104 (16.07%) SAP Business One
3 103 (15.92%) Sage X3
4 83 (12.83%) Dynamics NAV
5 60 (9.27%) Dynamics AX
5 60 (9.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 45 (6.96%) Sage 1000
7 44 (6.80%) Sage CRM
7 44 (6.80%) Unit4 Business World
8 29 (4.48%) Dynamics GP
9 28 (4.33%) Infor M3
10 23 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
11 19 (2.94%) Sage 50
12 17 (2.63%) Movex
13 13 (2.01%) Infor CRM
13 13 (2.01%) Line 500
14 11 (1.70%) Pegasus Opera
14 11 (1.70%) Sage 300 ERP
15 10 (1.55%) Lawson
16 9 (1.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.26%) SaaS
2 32 (4.95%) Office 365
3 14 (2.16%) Sage Pay
4 11 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.70%) FinancialForce.com
5 6 (0.93%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.46%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.31%) Boomi
7 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) Force.com
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.18%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.16%) Firewall
2 14 (2.16%) LAN
3 13 (2.01%) VoIP
3 13 (2.01%) WAN
4 12 (1.85%) VPN
5 10 (1.55%) Skype
6 7 (1.08%) DNS
7 6 (0.93%) Intranet
8 3 (0.46%) ATM
8 3 (0.46%) DHCP
8 3 (0.46%) Internet
8 3 (0.46%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.46%) NAS
8 3 (0.46%) WebEx
9 2 (0.31%) MPLS
9 2 (0.31%) SSL
9 2 (0.31%) VLAN
10 1 (0.15%) DSL
10 1 (0.15%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (3.71%) Crystal Reports
4 18 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (2.47%) MySQL
6 14 (2.16%) SAP HANA
7 11 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.55%) Big Data
8 10 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.24%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.08%) Power BI
11 6 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.62%) DTS
12 4 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.46%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.46%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.31%) JIRA
5 2 (0.31%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 247 (38.18%) Finance
2 175 (27.05%) Advertising
3 102 (15.77%) Manufacturing
4 48 (7.42%) Retail
5 21 (3.25%) Marketing
6 12 (1.85%) Automotive
7 11 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.77%) Banking
9 3 (0.46%) Back Office
10 2 (0.31%) Front Office
10 2 (0.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 205 (31.68%) Consultant
2 98 (15.15%) Sage Consultant
3 76 (11.75%) Analyst
4 67 (10.36%) Developer
5 57 (8.81%) Support Engineer
6 55 (8.50%) ERP Consultant
7 45 (6.96%) Support Analyst
8 44 (6.80%) ERP Manager
9 41 (6.34%) Support Consultant
10 40 (6.18%) Implementation Consultant
11 38 (5.87%) Applications Support
12 36 (5.56%) Sage 200 Consultant
13 34 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
13 34 (5.26%) Software Consultant
14 30 (4.64%) Project Manager
15 29 (4.48%) Business Manager
16 27 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
16 27 (4.17%) Development Manager
17 25 (3.86%) Business Development Manager
18 24 (3.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.18%) .NET
2 27 (4.17%) HTML
3 17 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 15 (2.32%) CSS
4 15 (2.32%) XML
5 13 (2.01%) COM
6 12 (1.85%) Middleware
7 9 (1.39%) jQuery
7 9 (1.39%) SAP PI
7 9 (1.39%) Web Services
8 8 (1.24%) EDI
8 8 (1.24%) HTML5
9 7 (1.08%) Restlet
10 6 (0.93%) LAMP
10 6 (0.93%) RESTful
10 6 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (0.77%) Ajax
11 5 (0.77%) CakePHP
11 5 (0.77%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (0.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.78%) iPad
3 8 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (1.24%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.08%) Driving Licence
4 7 (1.08%) EPoS
5 6 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.77%) iPhone
7 4 (0.62%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.62%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.62%) FMCG
8 3 (0.46%) APACS
8 3 (0.46%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (0.46%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.46%) EFT
8 3 (0.46%) EFTPOS
8 3 (0.46%) EMV
8 3 (0.46%) Replication
8 3 (0.46%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.54%) Windows
2 63 (9.74%) Windows 7
3 30 (4.64%) Windows Server
4 28 (4.33%) Windows 10
5 24 (3.71%) Linux
6 17 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.47%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.85%) Unix
9 10 (1.55%) Android
10 9 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.77%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (60.74%) ERP
2 185 (28.59%) CRM
3 76 (11.75%) E-Commerce
4 58 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (6.96%) Presales
6 38 (5.87%) Business Development
7 35 (5.41%) Project Management
8 34 (5.26%) Service Management
9 31 (4.79%) ITIL
10 29 (4.48%) Migration
11 24 (3.71%) Logistics
11 24 (3.71%) PRINCE2
12 22 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (3.09%) Service Delivery
14 18 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (2.63%) Line Management
16 16 (2.47%) Business Analysis
16 16 (2.47%) Data Migration
17 15 (2.32%) Incident Management
18 13 (2.01%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (22.87%) SQL
2 59 (9.12%) JavaScript
3 32 (4.95%) C#
4 26 (4.02%) T-SQL
5 11 (1.70%) VB
6 9 (1.39%) C++
6 9 (1.39%) PHP
7 8 (1.24%) C
7 8 (1.24%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.77%) Java
9 4 (0.62%) Apex Code
9 4 (0.62%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.62%) VBA
10 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.46%) Python
11 2 (0.31%) Perl
12 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) VB6
12 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 53 (8.19%) Degree
2 22 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (2.32%) AAT
3 15 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.55%) ACCA
5 9 (1.39%) CIMA
5 9 (1.39%) MCSA
6 5 (0.77%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.62%) MCSE
7 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.46%) PMP
9 2 (0.31%) MCITP
10 1 (0.15%) CCNA
10 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB
10 1 (0.15%) MCDST
10 1 (0.15%) MCP
10 1 (0.15%) MOS
10 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.48%) SLA
2 4 (0.62%) QA
3 3 (0.46%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (12.21%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.01%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.93%) vSphere
5 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.77%) PaperCut
1 5 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (0.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (0.62%) Nagios
2 4 (0.62%) SCOM
3 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.46%) SCCM
4 2 (0.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.15%) WMI
Vendors
1 206 (31.84%) SAP
2 198 (30.60%) Microsoft
3 156 (24.11%) Infor
4 132 (20.40%) Epicor
5 116 (17.93%) NetSuite
6 85 (13.14%) Oracle
7 66 (10.20%) JD Edwards
8 64 (9.89%) Salesforce.com
9 51 (7.88%) Citrix
10 31 (4.79%) IFS
11 29 (4.48%) Pegasus
12 24 (3.71%) VMware
13 22 (3.40%) Sun
14 13 (2.01%) Workday
15 11 (1.70%) Cognos
15 11 (1.70%) PeopleSoft
16 9 (1.39%) QAD
16 9 (1.39%) Talend
17 8 (1.24%) Maconomy
17 8 (1.24%) Tableau
Cheshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: Pension and 25 days holiday
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + OTE & Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wales
Washington Frank
Salary: Annual Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Washington Frank
Salary: Bonus, Car, WFH
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £18-22K, depending upon experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Aylesbury
Washington Frank
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Washington Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Washington Frank
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car, pension, holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Washington Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Exciting AX 2012 Project
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford
Washington Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Isle of Wight
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Washington Frank
Salary: £40 - £68 per annum + competitive Bonus Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Washington Frank
Posted: 7 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum 24days hols,career prog,MS training
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Romford
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago