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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 567 755 698
Rank change year-on-year
+188 -57
Permanent jobs citing Sage 333 212 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 283 191 247
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%

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
39279 48862 55065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.92% 45.41% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31486 39833 44629
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +193 308 £40,000 - 79
London +147 102 £45,000 -10.00% 26
South East +75 44 £44,250 +6.62% 10
North West +6 43 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Yorkshire +39 32 £32,000 +9.40% 4
West Midlands -4 25 £52,000 +63.77% 8
South West +19 21 £33,750 +25.00% 4
Manchester -5 21 £36,750 -18.33% 3
City of London +47 17 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Cheshire +30 17 £24,750 +12.50% 3
East of England 0 16 £42,500 +41.66% 8
Hampshire +17 15 £45,000 +8.43% 1
East Midlands +10 11 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Berkshire +49 10 £42,500 -19.04% 4
East Yorkshire +8 10 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Wales -4 10 £27,500 +18.27%
Dorset +27 9 £32,500 +18.18%
Hull +10 9 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Crewe - 9 £22,500 -
West Yorkshire +15 8 £35,000 - 1
South Wales +2 8 £27,500 +35.80%
Birmingham -8 8 £57,500 +134.69% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 -
Scotland +37 7 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Leeds +19 7 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Surrey +10 7 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Somerset +5 7 £35,000 +62.79%
North East +12 6 £45,000 +50.00% 8
Oxfordshire +33 5 £38,750 -0.64%
Buckinghamshire +22 5 £45,000 +26.76% 1

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 412 (62.05%) ERP
2 245 (36.90%) Finance
3 219 (32.98%) Microsoft
4 217 (32.68%) SAP
5 189 (28.46%) CRM
6 185 (27.86%) Advertising
7 160 (24.10%) Sage 200
8 158 (23.80%) Infor
9 155 (23.34%) SQL
10 138 (20.78%) Epicor
11 116 (17.47%) SAP Business One
12 113 (17.02%) NetSuite
13 111 (16.72%) Sage X3
14 110 (16.57%) Windows
15 102 (15.36%) Manufacturing
16 101 (15.21%) MS Excel
17 93 (14.01%) Active Directory
18 85 (12.80%) Oracle
19 82 (12.35%) MS Office
20 81 (12.20%) SQL Server
21 77 (11.60%) Dynamics NAV
22 69 (10.39%) E-Commerce
23 67 (10.09%) MS Exchange
24 66 (9.94%) Salesforce.com
25 64 (9.64%) Dynamics AX
26 63 (9.49%) JD Edwards
26 63 (9.49%) Windows 7
27 59 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
28 58 (8.73%) JavaScript
29 52 (7.83%) Unit4 Business World

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 67 (10.09%) MS Exchange
2 23 (3.46%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.81%) SugarCRM
4 11 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.51%) WordPress
6 9 (1.36%) IIS
6 9 (1.36%) JCAPS
7 6 (0.90%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.45%) CMS
9 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.30%) Apache
10 2 (0.30%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.30%) Site Server
10 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.15%) Drupal
11 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 101 (15.21%) MS Excel
2 82 (12.35%) MS Office
3 7 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.60%) MS Project
6 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 160 (24.10%) Sage 200
2 116 (17.47%) SAP Business One
3 111 (16.72%) Sage X3
4 77 (11.60%) Dynamics NAV
5 64 (9.64%) Dynamics AX
6 59 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 52 (7.83%) Unit4 Business World
8 44 (6.63%) Sage CRM
9 42 (6.33%) Sage 1000
10 35 (5.27%) Dynamics GP
11 29 (4.37%) Infor M3
12 22 (3.31%) Sage 50
13 21 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
14 18 (2.71%) Sage 300 ERP
15 17 (2.56%) Movex
16 15 (2.26%) Lawson
16 15 (2.26%) Line 500
17 14 (2.11%) Pegasus Opera
18 13 (1.96%) Infor CRM
19 8 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.42%) Office 365
2 27 (4.07%) SaaS
3 15 (2.26%) Sage Pay
4 12 (1.81%) FinancialForce.com
5 8 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.90%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.45%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.30%) Force.com
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) Boomi
9 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) G Suite
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.78%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.46%) LAN
3 22 (3.31%) WAN
4 20 (3.01%) VPN
5 19 (2.86%) Firewall
6 15 (2.26%) VoIP
7 12 (1.81%) DNS
8 9 (1.36%) DHCP
8 9 (1.36%) Intranet
8 9 (1.36%) Skype
9 6 (0.90%) SSL
10 5 (0.75%) Internet
11 4 (0.60%) SAN
11 4 (0.60%) VLAN
11 4 (0.60%) WLAN
12 3 (0.45%) ATM
12 3 (0.45%) IP Telephony
12 3 (0.45%) NAS
12 3 (0.45%) WebEx
13 2 (0.30%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.22%) Crystal Reports
3 24 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (2.71%) MySQL
5 15 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.36%) SAP HANA
7 9 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.20%) Big Data
9 7 (1.05%) Power BI
10 6 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.30%) DTS
14 2 (0.30%) MS Access
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.15%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.15%) Selenium
4 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 245 (36.90%) Finance
2 185 (27.86%) Advertising
3 102 (15.36%) Manufacturing
4 52 (7.83%) Retail
5 26 (3.92%) Marketing
6 10 (1.51%) Automotive
7 6 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (0.90%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.75%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.60%) Billing
10 3 (0.45%) Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.30%) Back Office
11 2 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 211 (31.78%) Consultant
2 89 (13.40%) Sage Consultant
3 74 (11.14%) Analyst
3 74 (11.14%) Developer
4 69 (10.39%) ERP Consultant
5 57 (8.58%) Support Engineer
6 45 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 44 (6.63%) ERP Manager
8 41 (6.17%) Implementation Consultant
8 41 (6.17%) Support Consultant
9 38 (5.72%) 2nd Line Support
10 33 (4.97%) Sage 200 Consultant
11 32 (4.82%) Applications Support
12 30 (4.52%) IT Manager
13 28 (4.22%) Project Manager
14 27 (4.07%) IT Support
15 26 (3.92%) Business Manager
16 25 (3.77%) Applications Support Analyst
17 24 (3.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 23 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.08%) .NET
2 26 (3.92%) HTML
3 22 (3.31%) ASP.NET
4 16 (2.41%) XML
5 15 (2.26%) COM
5 15 (2.26%) CSS
6 12 (1.81%) jQuery
7 11 (1.66%) Middleware
8 10 (1.51%) LAMP
9 9 (1.36%) SAP PI
10 8 (1.20%) HTML5
10 8 (1.20%) RESTful
10 8 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (1.20%) Web Services
11 7 (1.05%) CakePHP
11 7 (1.05%) CodeIgniter
11 7 (1.05%) Laravel
11 7 (1.05%) Restlet
12 6 (0.90%) CSS3
13 4 (0.60%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.92%) iPad
3 8 (1.20%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.05%) Replication
5 6 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 6 (0.90%) Driving Licence
5 6 (0.90%) EPoS
5 6 (0.90%) FMCG
6 5 (0.75%) Data Extraction
7 4 (0.60%) Clustering
8 3 (0.45%) APACS
8 3 (0.45%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (0.45%) EFT
8 3 (0.45%) EFTPOS
8 3 (0.45%) EMV
8 3 (0.45%) iPhone
8 3 (0.45%) PMI
8 3 (0.45%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.30%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 110 (16.57%) Windows
2 63 (9.49%) Windows 7
3 39 (5.87%) Windows Server
4 22 (3.31%) Linux
5 20 (3.01%) Windows 10
6 14 (2.11%) Android
6 14 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.96%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.51%) Unix
8 10 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.45%) VMS
12 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (62.05%) ERP
2 189 (28.46%) CRM
3 69 (10.39%) E-Commerce
4 46 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (6.48%) Presales
6 38 (5.72%) Business Development
7 37 (5.57%) Service Management
8 33 (4.97%) Migration
9 31 (4.67%) Project Management
10 30 (4.52%) ITIL
11 27 (4.07%) PRINCE2
12 26 (3.92%) Logistics
13 21 (3.16%) Line Management
14 20 (3.01%) Service Delivery
14 20 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (2.86%) Business Analysis
16 18 (2.71%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (2.71%) Data Migration
17 16 (2.41%) B2B
17 16 (2.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 155 (23.34%) SQL
2 58 (8.73%) JavaScript
3 42 (6.33%) C#
4 15 (2.26%) T-SQL
5 12 (1.81%) PHP
6 8 (1.20%) VB.NET
7 7 (1.05%) C++
7 7 (1.05%) Java
8 5 (0.75%) VB
8 5 (0.75%) VBA
9 4 (0.60%) Apex Code
9 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.60%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.60%) Python
10 3 (0.45%) C
10 3 (0.45%) Perl
11 2 (0.30%) X++
12 1 (0.15%) Ruby
12 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (6.93%) Degree
2 16 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (2.26%) AAT
3 15 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.11%) ACCA
5 12 (1.81%) CIMA
6 10 (1.51%) MCSA
7 5 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.60%) MCSE
9 3 (0.45%) PMP
10 2 (0.30%) MCITP
10 2 (0.30%) MCP
11 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.15%) CCNA
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.15%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.15%) ISEB
11 1 (0.15%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.92%) SLA
2 4 (0.60%) QA
3 3 (0.45%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (14.01%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.20%) vSphere
4 3 (0.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.75%) PaperCut
2 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (0.60%) Nagios
2 4 (0.60%) SCOM
3 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.30%) SCCM
4 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.15%) cPanel
4 1 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 219 (32.98%) Microsoft
2 217 (32.68%) SAP
3 158 (23.80%) Infor
4 138 (20.78%) Epicor
5 113 (17.02%) NetSuite
6 85 (12.80%) Oracle
7 66 (9.94%) Salesforce.com
8 63 (9.49%) JD Edwards
9 49 (7.38%) Citrix
10 29 (4.37%) IFS
11 25 (3.77%) Pegasus
12 23 (3.46%) VMware
13 14 (2.11%) Sun
14 13 (1.96%) CODA
15 11 (1.66%) Adobe
15 11 (1.66%) PeopleSoft
15 11 (1.66%) QAD
16 9 (1.36%) Cognos
16 9 (1.36%) IBM
16 9 (1.36%) Workday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Imp
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension, Directorship
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benfits, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago