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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 701 678 591
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -87
Permanent jobs citing Sage 211 298 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.58% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 188 270 365
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%

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
43873 51547 55786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.67% 46.98% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35763 41430 45208
Median salary £47,328 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -49 179 £37,500 - 134
London +49 71 £50,000 -3.84% 29
South East +38 39 £42,500 +13.33% 26
Yorkshire +12 18 £26,000 -20.00% 8
Edinburgh +18 13 £28,000 +1.81%
Scotland +8 13 £28,000 -36.36% 2
West Yorkshire +7 12 £26,000 -8.77% 1
Hayes - 12 £27,000 -
East Midlands +13 11 £31,500 +5.00% 6
East of England +17 10 £35,500 -8.38% 10
South West -8 10 £27,500 - 8
Berkshire +27 9 £52,500 - 5
Hertfordshire +12 9 £33,500 -16.25% 4
Oxfordshire -2 9 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Wales +18 8 £26,500 -32.91% 4
North West -28 8 £35,000 -12.50% 26
Chiswick - 8 £55,000 -
South Wales +12 7 £25,750 -29.45% 4
Leicestershire +19 6 £31,500 -28.00% 3
Hampshire +12 6 £45,000 -10.00% 10
West Midlands -33 6 £37,500 +31.34% 8
Bradford - 6 £26,000 -
Reading - 6 £51,250 - 2
City of London +57 5 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Leeds +10 5 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Surrey +7 5 £28,750 -36.11% 2
Devon - 5 £27,500 -
Cheshire +14 4 £32,500 +8.33% 5
South Yorkshire +12 4 £33,750 -15.62% 2
Watford +12 4 £38,000 -

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 239 (53.35%) ERP
2 164 (36.61%) SQL
3 162 (36.16%) Microsoft
4 145 (32.37%) Finance
5 143 (31.92%) SAP
6 106 (23.66%) CRM
7 101 (22.54%) MS Excel
8 97 (21.65%) Oracle
8 97 (21.65%) SQL Server
8 97 (21.65%) Infor
9 88 (19.64%) Windows
10 79 (17.63%) Epicor
11 71 (15.85%) Manufacturing
12 70 (15.63%) SAP Business One
13 68 (15.18%) NetSuite
14 65 (14.51%) MS Office
15 62 (13.84%) Dynamics AX
16 61 (13.62%) .NET
17 59 (13.17%) Active Directory
17 59 (13.17%) Dynamics NAV
18 55 (12.28%) Windows Server
19 54 (12.05%) Sage 200
20 50 (11.16%) C#
21 49 (10.94%) Sage X3
22 48 (10.71%) Advertising
23 46 (10.27%) JD Edwards
24 45 (10.04%) Crystal Reports
24 45 (10.04%) MS Exchange
25 44 (9.82%) Firewall
26 43 (9.60%) SharePoint

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 45 (10.04%) MS Exchange
2 43 (9.60%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.23%) IIS
5 7 (1.56%) Tuxedo
6 6 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.12%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.89%) WordPress
9 3 (0.67%) SAP EP
9 3 (0.67%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.45%) Apache
10 2 (0.45%) PrestaShop
11 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.22%) CMS
11 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 101 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 65 (14.51%) MS Office
3 9 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.67%) MS Project
5 3 (0.67%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 70 (15.63%) SAP Business One
2 62 (13.84%) Dynamics AX
3 59 (13.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 54 (12.05%) Sage 200
5 49 (10.94%) Sage X3
6 38 (8.48%) Unit4 Business World
7 36 (8.04%) Sage CRM
8 32 (7.14%) Infor M3
9 30 (6.70%) Dynamics CRM
10 16 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
11 15 (3.35%) Dynamics GP
11 15 (3.35%) Movex
12 13 (2.90%) SAP ERP
13 12 (2.68%) Line 500
13 12 (2.68%) Oracle Financials
13 12 (2.68%) Pegasus Opera
14 9 (2.01%) Infor CRM
14 9 (2.01%) Oracle Cash Management
14 9 (2.01%) Oracle General Ledger
14 9 (2.01%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.25%) Office 365
2 10 (2.23%) SaaS
3 7 (1.56%) Mimecast
3 7 (1.56%) Sage Pay
4 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.82%) Firewall
2 33 (7.37%) DNS
3 23 (5.13%) FTP
4 21 (4.69%) VPN
4 21 (4.69%) WAN
5 20 (4.46%) Internet
6 19 (4.24%) DHCP
7 17 (3.79%) TCP/IP
8 15 (3.35%) NAS
9 14 (3.13%) LAN
10 8 (1.79%) Broadband
11 6 (1.34%) VLAN
12 5 (1.12%) Intranet
12 5 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.89%) IP Telephony
14 3 (0.67%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.67%) IMAP
14 3 (0.67%) POP3
14 3 (0.67%) SAN
14 3 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.04%) Crystal Reports
3 33 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.13%) MySQL
4 14 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.01%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.89%) SQLite
10 3 (0.67%) QlikView
11 2 (0.45%) MS Access
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.45%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.22%) DTS
12 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.56%) MSI
3 5 (1.12%) Gradle
3 5 (1.12%) Xcode
4 4 (0.89%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.89%) Subversion
5 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.22%) JUnit
General
1 145 (32.37%) Finance
2 71 (15.85%) Manufacturing
3 48 (10.71%) Advertising
4 40 (8.93%) Retail
5 20 (4.46%) Marketing
6 16 (3.57%) General Ledger
7 11 (2.46%) Banking
8 6 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.12%) Billing
9 5 (1.12%) German Language
9 5 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.89%) French Language
11 3 (0.67%) Front Office
11 3 (0.67%) Legal
11 3 (0.67%) Local Government
11 3 (0.67%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.45%) Games
13 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 105 (23.44%) Consultant
2 91 (20.31%) Analyst
3 63 (14.06%) Developer
4 47 (10.49%) Sage Consultant
5 41 (9.15%) Support Analyst
6 36 (8.04%) Systems Analyst
7 34 (7.59%) ERP Consultant
8 32 (7.14%) Applications Support
9 30 (6.70%) IT Support
10 29 (6.47%) ERP Analyst
10 29 (6.47%) Implementation Consultant
11 25 (5.58%) Support Engineer
12 22 (4.91%) .NET Developer
13 21 (4.69%) SQL Developer
14 20 (4.46%) ERP Manager
14 20 (4.46%) Project Manager
15 19 (4.24%) IT Engineer
16 18 (4.02%) Junior
17 17 (3.79%) Administrator
17 17 (3.79%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (13.62%) .NET
2 37 (8.26%) ASP.NET
3 34 (7.59%) HTML
4 31 (6.92%) Web Services
5 19 (4.24%) XML
6 17 (3.79%) CSS
7 14 (3.13%) HTML5
8 11 (2.46%) COM
9 9 (2.01%) Android SDK
9 9 (2.01%) EDI
9 9 (2.01%) WCF
10 8 (1.79%) .NET Framework
10 8 (1.79%) jQuery
11 7 (1.56%) REST
11 7 (1.56%) SOAP
12 6 (1.34%) CSS3
13 5 (1.12%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.12%) Cocoa Touch
13 5 (1.12%) iOS SDK
13 5 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.35%) FMCG
4 13 (2.90%) iPad
5 12 (2.68%) Driving Licence
5 12 (2.68%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.23%) Smartphone
7 9 (2.01%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.56%) Fintech
10 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.12%) iPhone
12 3 (0.67%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.67%) EMV
12 3 (0.67%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.45%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.45%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.45%) LIMS
13 2 (0.45%) PMI
13 2 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (19.64%) Windows
2 55 (12.28%) Windows Server
3 30 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (5.58%) Android
5 20 (4.46%) Linux
5 20 (4.46%) Windows 7
5 20 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 16 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 15 (3.35%) Unix
8 12 (2.68%) Windows 10
9 10 (2.23%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.34%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.89%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.67%) Debian
14 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (53.35%) ERP
2 106 (23.66%) CRM
3 39 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (8.04%) PRINCE2
5 30 (6.70%) Project Management
6 25 (5.58%) Logistics
7 20 (4.46%) E-Commerce
8 18 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (4.02%) Presales
9 17 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (3.57%) Service Delivery
11 14 (3.13%) Business Analysis
11 14 (3.13%) ITIL
11 14 (3.13%) Web Development
12 13 (2.90%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (2.68%) ETL
13 12 (2.68%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (2.68%) Time Management
14 11 (2.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (2.46%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 164 (36.61%) SQL
2 50 (11.16%) C#
3 26 (5.80%) Java
4 22 (4.91%) JavaScript
4 22 (4.91%) VB.NET
5 18 (4.02%) T-SQL
6 16 (3.57%) VB
7 15 (3.35%) C++
8 13 (2.90%) VBA
9 11 (2.46%) PHP
10 9 (2.01%) C
11 7 (1.56%) Uniface
12 5 (1.12%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.12%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.12%) Python
13 2 (0.45%) Perl
13 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.45%) Ruby
13 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 32 (7.14%) Degree
2 16 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.68%) AAT
4 12 (2.68%) PMP
5 11 (2.46%) ACCA
5 11 (2.46%) MCSA
6 8 (1.79%) CIMA
7 5 (1.12%) MCSE
7 5 (1.12%) Server+ Certification
8 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.67%) MCITP
9 3 (0.67%) MCP
10 2 (0.45%) CCNA
10 2 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.45%) ISEB
10 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.90%) QA
2 10 (2.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.22%) BS7799
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (13.17%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.79%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.56%) vSphere
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.45%) Postfix
6 2 (0.45%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (0.45%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.45%) XenApp
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.45%) WSUS
3 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.22%) SCCM
3 1 (0.22%) SCOM
3 1 (0.22%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 162 (36.16%) Microsoft
2 143 (31.92%) SAP
3 97 (21.65%) Infor
3 97 (21.65%) Oracle
4 79 (17.63%) Epicor
5 68 (15.18%) NetSuite
6 46 (10.27%) JD Edwards
7 40 (8.93%) IFS
8 33 (7.37%) VMware
9 18 (4.02%) CODA
9 18 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (3.57%) Pegasus
11 11 (2.46%) Cisco
11 11 (2.46%) Citrix
12 8 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
12 8 (1.79%) Symantec
13 7 (1.56%) Maconomy
13 7 (1.56%) SonicWALL
13 7 (1.56%) Sun
13 7 (1.56%) VocaLink
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
JGR Recruitment Group
Salary: From £16,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
The Bread Factory
Posted: 10 days ago
Cowes, Isle of Wight
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 31-32K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 12 days ago