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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 595 735 673
Rank change year-on-year
+140 -62
Permanent jobs citing Sage 326 228 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.46% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 285 201 281
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +8.69%

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
41094 49958 54038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.59% 45.66% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33174 40975 42722
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +136 312 £40,000 - 63
South East +84 78 £50,000 +20.48% 8
London +57 78 £41,000 -13.68% 16
East of England +24 30 £30,500 -23.75% 4
West Midlands -11 29 £35,000 +16.66% 3
North West +21 26 £47,500 +46.15% 8
Berkshire +26 22 £55,000 +69.23% 4
Yorkshire +28 21 £32,500 -1.51% 9
Hampshire +27 21 £43,750 +5.42% 1
South West +9 21 £34,500 +17.44% 8
East Midlands +24 18 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Surrey +22 15 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Hertfordshire +6 14 £31,500 -21.25% 1
City of London +45 12 £32,500 -1.51% 2
Cheshire +41 11 £30,000 +9.09% 5
Manchester -13 11 £55,000 +62.96% 3
Reading +18 9 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Oxfordshire +15 8 £62,500 +140.38%
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire +13 8 £40,000 -
Staffordshire +5 8 £31,250 +9.64%
Somerset - 8 £29,500 -
Nottingham +8 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Wolverhampton - 7 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £30,000 -
Suffolk +3 6 £27,750 +11.00%
Wales +2 6 £30,000 -11.11%
Abingdon - 6 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 6 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £45,250 +27.46%

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 335 (56.30%) ERP
2 230 (38.66%) Microsoft
3 228 (38.32%) Finance
4 190 (31.93%) SAP
5 164 (27.56%) SQL
6 152 (25.55%) CRM
7 138 (23.19%) Advertising
8 134 (22.52%) Infor
9 132 (22.18%) Epicor
10 120 (20.17%) Windows
11 114 (19.16%) Sage 200
12 105 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 100 (16.81%) NetSuite
14 97 (16.30%) SAP Business One
15 92 (15.46%) SQL Server
16 91 (15.29%) Manufacturing
17 90 (15.13%) MS Office
18 89 (14.96%) Oracle
19 87 (14.62%) Active Directory
20 86 (14.45%) Sage X3
21 79 (13.28%) MS Exchange
22 69 (11.60%) Dynamics AX
23 63 (10.59%) Dynamics NAV
24 59 (9.92%) Windows Server
25 57 (9.58%) C#
26 52 (8.74%) Retail
26 52 (8.74%) Windows 7
27 51 (8.57%) .NET
28 50 (8.40%) Dynamics CRM
29 47 (7.90%) E-Commerce

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 79 (13.28%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.03%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (2.18%) WordPress
5 11 (1.85%) IIS
6 9 (1.51%) SugarCRM
7 8 (1.34%) JCAPS
8 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.67%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.50%) Apache
11 2 (0.34%) PrestaShop
11 2 (0.34%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.17%) CMS
12 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 105 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 90 (15.13%) MS Office
3 10 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.01%) MS Project
4 6 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 114 (19.16%) Sage 200
2 97 (16.30%) SAP Business One
3 86 (14.45%) Sage X3
4 69 (11.60%) Dynamics AX
5 63 (10.59%) Dynamics NAV
6 50 (8.40%) Dynamics CRM
7 44 (7.39%) Unit4 Business World
8 35 (5.88%) Sage CRM
9 31 (5.21%) Sage 1000
10 28 (4.71%) Dynamics GP
10 28 (4.71%) Infor M3
11 17 (2.86%) Sage 50
12 15 (2.52%) Sage 300 ERP
13 14 (2.35%) Lawson
14 13 (2.18%) Infor SunSystems
14 13 (2.18%) Line 500
15 12 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
16 10 (1.68%) Infor CRM
17 9 (1.51%) Movex
17 9 (1.51%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.05%) Office 365
2 22 (3.70%) SaaS
3 11 (1.85%) Sage Pay
4 3 (0.50%) FinancialForce.com
4 3 (0.50%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.06%) Firewall
1 42 (7.06%) TCP/IP
2 34 (5.71%) WAN
3 33 (5.55%) VPN
4 30 (5.04%) LAN
5 22 (3.70%) DNS
6 16 (2.69%) Internet
7 14 (2.35%) NAS
8 13 (2.18%) FTP
9 10 (1.68%) DHCP
9 10 (1.68%) VLAN
10 9 (1.51%) Intranet
11 8 (1.34%) VoIP
11 8 (1.34%) WLAN
12 7 (1.18%) Skype
12 7 (1.18%) SSL
13 4 (0.67%) Broadband
13 4 (0.67%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.67%) SAN
14 2 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.87%) Crystal Reports
3 26 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (2.86%) MySQL
6 12 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 3 (0.50%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.34%) Big Data
10 2 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.34%) QlikView
10 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.17%) DTS
11 1 (0.17%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.67%) Subversion
3 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.17%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.17%) Selenium
3 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 228 (38.32%) Finance
2 138 (23.19%) Advertising
3 91 (15.29%) Manufacturing
4 52 (8.74%) Retail
5 29 (4.87%) Marketing
6 10 (1.68%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.18%) Banking
8 7 (1.18%) Billing
9 6 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.67%) Automotive
11 3 (0.50%) Front Office
11 3 (0.50%) Local Government
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 2 (0.34%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.17%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 170 (28.57%) Consultant
2 99 (16.64%) Analyst
3 70 (11.76%) Developer
3 70 (11.76%) ERP Consultant
4 63 (10.59%) Sage Consultant
5 54 (9.08%) Support Engineer
6 49 (8.24%) Support Analyst
7 41 (6.89%) Implementation Consultant
8 35 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 34 (5.71%) Applications Support
9 34 (5.71%) IT Support
10 30 (5.04%) ERP Manager
11 28 (4.71%) Project Manager
12 26 (4.37%) IT Engineer
13 23 (3.87%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 23 (3.87%) Applications Support Analyst
13 23 (3.87%) IT Manager
13 23 (3.87%) Junior
14 22 (3.70%) Field Engineer
14 22 (3.70%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (8.57%) .NET
2 31 (5.21%) ASP.NET
3 29 (4.87%) HTML
4 18 (3.03%) CSS
5 14 (2.35%) jQuery
5 14 (2.35%) XML
6 12 (2.02%) Web Services
7 11 (1.85%) COM
7 11 (1.85%) HTML5
7 11 (1.85%) LAMP
8 10 (1.68%) CSS3
9 8 (1.34%) Middleware
9 8 (1.34%) RESTful
9 8 (1.34%) SAP PI
10 7 (1.18%) CakePHP
10 7 (1.18%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (1.18%) Laravel
10 7 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (0.84%) LESS
11 5 (0.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.86%) iPad
3 14 (2.35%) Driving Licence
4 13 (2.18%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.02%) FMCG
6 7 (1.18%) Replication
7 6 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.01%) Smartphone
8 5 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.84%) EPoS
9 4 (0.67%) Clustering
9 4 (0.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.50%) EFT
10 3 (0.50%) EMV
11 2 (0.34%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.34%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (0.34%) EFTPOS
11 2 (0.34%) Handset
11 2 (0.34%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.34%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 120 (20.17%) Windows
2 59 (9.92%) Windows Server
3 52 (8.74%) Windows 7
4 31 (5.21%) Linux
5 24 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 22 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 16 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (2.18%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.02%) Android
11 11 (1.85%) Unix
12 9 (1.51%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.51%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.50%) VMS
13 3 (0.50%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.34%) Debian
14 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (56.30%) ERP
2 152 (25.55%) CRM
3 47 (7.90%) E-Commerce
4 42 (7.06%) Presales
5 34 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (5.38%) Logistics
7 30 (5.04%) PRINCE2
7 30 (5.04%) Service Management
8 29 (4.87%) ITIL
8 29 (4.87%) Project Management
9 27 (4.54%) Business Development
9 27 (4.54%) Line Management
10 19 (3.19%) Business Analysis
10 19 (3.19%) Data Protection
11 18 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (2.69%) B2B
13 15 (2.52%) Asset Management
14 14 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (2.35%) Migration
15 13 (2.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 164 (27.56%) SQL
2 57 (9.58%) C#
3 43 (7.23%) JavaScript
4 19 (3.19%) PHP
5 17 (2.86%) C++
6 16 (2.69%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.18%) Java
7 13 (2.18%) VB
7 13 (2.18%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.34%) VBA
9 6 (1.01%) C
10 5 (0.84%) Perl
11 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.67%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.67%) Python
12 3 (0.50%) Ruby
13 2 (0.34%) VBScript
13 2 (0.34%) X++
14 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (6.22%) Degree
2 21 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.03%) MCSA
4 17 (2.86%) ACCA
5 14 (2.35%) AAT
6 13 (2.18%) CIMA
7 10 (1.68%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.68%) PMP
8 9 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.18%) MCSE
10 5 (0.84%) MCP
11 3 (0.50%) MCITP
11 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.34%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.34%) CCNA
12 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (0.34%) MCTS
12 2 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.34%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.69%) SLA
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 87 (14.62%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.36%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.68%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.01%) vSphere
6 2 (0.34%) Postfix
6 2 (0.34%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (0.34%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.34%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (0.67%) Nagios
2 4 (0.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.17%) cPanel
3 1 (0.17%) PaperCut
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 230 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 190 (31.93%) SAP
3 134 (22.52%) Infor
4 132 (22.18%) Epicor
5 100 (16.81%) NetSuite
6 89 (14.96%) Oracle
7 44 (7.39%) Citrix
7 44 (7.39%) JD Edwards
8 42 (7.06%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (3.70%) IFS
10 21 (3.53%) CODA
11 19 (3.19%) VMware
12 18 (3.03%) Pegasus
13 16 (2.69%) Sun
14 13 (2.18%) PeopleSoft
15 12 (2.02%) Apple
16 10 (1.68%) Adobe
16 10 (1.68%) Cisco
17 9 (1.51%) Maconomy
18 8 (1.34%) Symantec
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Cross-training
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company car + utilisation bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 per annum + Remote working
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Double OTE + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago