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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sage over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 713 680 662
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -18
Permanent jobs citing Sage 244 308 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.59% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 220 281 285
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%

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
46999 52104 55699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.48% 46.92% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38412 41694 44619
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Sage
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sage within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sage within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -69 208 £37,500 - 71
London +23 78 £45,000 -7.69% 26
South East +23 46 £41,250 +10.00% 8
Yorkshire +8 22 £31,250 -2.34% 6
East of England 0 20 £37,500 -6.25% 5
East Midlands -11 13 £31,500 -10.00% 3
Hayes - 13 £27,000 - 2
Edinburgh +21 12 £28,750 +4.54% 2
West Yorkshire +11 12 £26,000 -8.77% 4
Surrey +4 12 £30,000 -33.33%
Scotland +2 12 £28,750 -41.91% 2
Hertfordshire -4 12 £37,500 -6.25% 2
South West -5 10 £27,500 - 4
City of London +42 9 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Wales +14 9 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Oxfordshire 0 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Hampshire +15 8 £36,500 -23.15% 5
Berkshire +8 8 £56,250 +40.62% 2
South Yorkshire +5 8 £40,000 - 2
Chiswick - 8 £55,000 -
South Wales - 7 £32,500 - 2
Leeds +1 6 £32,500 +14.03% 2
Sheffield -2 6 £40,000 -
North West -29 6 £39,250 +22.65% 7
West Midlands -35 6 £34,750 -0.71% 5
Leicestershire +7 5 £31,500 -42.72% 1
Derbyshire -3 5 £16,000 -11.11% 1
Derby - 5 £16,000 -
Cardiff - 5 £37,500 - 2
Reading +27 4 £50,000 +66.66%

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sage.

1 231 (52.38%) ERP
2 155 (35.15%) SQL
3 151 (34.24%) Finance
4 149 (33.79%) Microsoft
5 139 (31.52%) SAP
6 103 (23.36%) MS Excel
7 99 (22.45%) SQL Server
8 97 (22.00%) Infor
9 95 (21.54%) CRM
10 91 (20.63%) Oracle
11 79 (17.91%) Windows
12 76 (17.23%) Epicor
13 71 (16.10%) SAP Business One
14 69 (15.65%) .NET
15 62 (14.06%) MS Office
16 61 (13.83%) NetSuite
17 60 (13.61%) Manufacturing
18 59 (13.38%) Dynamics AX
18 59 (13.38%) Sage 200
19 57 (12.93%) Dynamics NAV
19 57 (12.93%) Active Directory
20 55 (12.47%) Advertising
21 54 (12.24%) C#
22 47 (10.66%) JD Edwards
22 47 (10.66%) Sage X3
23 45 (10.20%) Retail
23 45 (10.20%) SharePoint
23 45 (10.20%) Windows Server
24 43 (9.75%) Crystal Reports
24 43 (9.75%) Unit4 Business World

Sage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Sage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 34 (7.71%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.17%) Tuxedo
4 10 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.04%) IIS
6 6 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.36%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.91%) SugarCRM
8 4 (0.91%) WordPress
9 3 (0.68%) SAP EP
10 1 (0.23%) Apache
10 1 (0.23%) CMS
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.23%) PrestaShop
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 103 (23.36%) MS Excel
2 62 (14.06%) MS Office
3 8 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 71 (16.10%) SAP Business One
2 59 (13.38%) Dynamics AX
2 59 (13.38%) Sage 200
3 57 (12.93%) Dynamics NAV
4 47 (10.66%) Sage X3
5 43 (9.75%) Unit4 Business World
6 29 (6.58%) Infor M3
6 29 (6.58%) Sage CRM
7 26 (5.90%) Dynamics CRM
8 18 (4.08%) Dynamics GP
9 16 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (3.40%) Movex
10 15 (3.40%) SAP ERP
11 14 (3.17%) Line 500
11 14 (3.17%) Oracle Financials
12 13 (2.95%) Sage 1000
13 12 (2.72%) Infor CRM
13 12 (2.72%) Pegasus Opera
14 11 (2.49%) Oracle Cash Management
14 11 (2.49%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.76%) Office 365
2 14 (3.17%) Sage Pay
3 9 (2.04%) SaaS
4 7 (1.59%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.48%) Firewall
2 30 (6.80%) DNS
3 21 (4.76%) DHCP
4 18 (4.08%) FTP
4 18 (4.08%) WAN
5 17 (3.85%) VPN
6 15 (3.40%) Internet
6 15 (3.40%) TCP/IP
7 12 (2.72%) LAN
8 9 (2.04%) NAS
9 6 (1.36%) Intranet
10 5 (1.13%) ATM
10 5 (1.13%) Broadband
10 5 (1.13%) SAN
11 4 (0.91%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.68%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.68%) Network Security
12 3 (0.68%) PBX
12 3 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.75%) Crystal Reports
3 31 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (3.17%) MySQL
6 12 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.91%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.91%) QlikView
11 4 (0.91%) SQLite
12 2 (0.45%) MS Access
12 2 (0.45%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.23%) DTS
13 1 (0.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (2.72%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.59%) MSI
3 6 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.13%) Gradle
4 5 (1.13%) Xcode
5 4 (0.91%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.91%) Subversion
6 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.23%) JUnit
6 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 151 (34.24%) Finance
2 60 (13.61%) Manufacturing
3 55 (12.47%) Advertising
4 45 (10.20%) Retail
5 19 (4.31%) Marketing
6 16 (3.63%) Banking
6 16 (3.63%) General Ledger
7 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.13%) Billing
8 5 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.91%) German Language
10 3 (0.68%) French Language
10 3 (0.68%) Legal
10 3 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.45%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (25.17%) Consultant
2 85 (19.27%) Analyst
3 69 (15.65%) Developer
4 46 (10.43%) Sage Consultant
5 37 (8.39%) Support Analyst
6 35 (7.94%) ERP Consultant
7 30 (6.80%) Systems Analyst
8 29 (6.58%) .NET Developer
9 28 (6.35%) Applications Support
10 26 (5.90%) ERP Analyst
11 25 (5.67%) Implementation Consultant
12 23 (5.22%) IT Support
13 20 (4.54%) SQL Developer
14 19 (4.31%) Administrator
15 18 (4.08%) Support Consultant
15 18 (4.08%) Support Engineer
16 16 (3.63%) Junior
17 15 (3.40%) Sage 200 Consultant
18 14 (3.17%) ERP Developer
18 14 (3.17%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (15.65%) .NET
2 41 (9.30%) ASP.NET
3 33 (7.48%) HTML
3 33 (7.48%) Web Services
4 21 (4.76%) XML
5 16 (3.63%) CSS
6 14 (3.17%) HTML5
7 12 (2.72%) COM
8 11 (2.49%) EDI
9 10 (2.27%) .NET Framework
10 9 (2.04%) Android SDK
10 9 (2.04%) WCF
11 8 (1.81%) jQuery
12 7 (1.59%) REST
12 7 (1.59%) SOAP
13 6 (1.36%) CSS3
14 5 (1.13%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.13%) Cocoa Touch
14 5 (1.13%) iOS SDK
14 5 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.17%) Fintech
4 13 (2.95%) Driving Licence
4 13 (2.95%) iPad
5 12 (2.72%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.49%) FMCG
7 9 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.36%) EMV
9 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.13%) iPhone
10 4 (0.91%) Contactless
10 4 (0.91%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.68%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.68%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.68%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.45%) LIMS
12 2 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 79 (17.91%) Windows
2 45 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 28 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (5.44%) Android
5 21 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 17 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.63%) Apple iOS
8 14 (3.17%) Unix
9 12 (2.72%) Linux
10 10 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 9 (2.04%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.36%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.13%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.13%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.45%) Debian
15 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (52.38%) ERP
2 95 (21.54%) CRM
3 33 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (6.58%) PRINCE2
5 28 (6.35%) Project Management
6 24 (5.44%) E-Commerce
6 24 (5.44%) Logistics
7 20 (4.54%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (4.31%) Presales
9 17 (3.85%) ITIL
10 15 (3.40%) Business Analysis
10 15 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (3.17%) Migration
11 14 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (3.17%) Time Management
12 13 (2.95%) Web Development
13 12 (2.72%) Service Delivery
14 11 (2.49%) Cash Management
14 11 (2.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 155 (35.15%) SQL
2 54 (12.24%) C#
3 26 (5.90%) Java
4 24 (5.44%) JavaScript
4 24 (5.44%) VB.NET
5 19 (4.31%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.40%) VB
6 15 (3.40%) VBA
7 13 (2.95%) C++
8 10 (2.27%) PHP
9 8 (1.81%) C
10 7 (1.59%) Uniface
11 5 (1.13%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.13%) Python
12 4 (0.91%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.45%) Ruby
13 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.23%) Erlang
14 1 (0.23%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 29 (6.58%) Degree
2 16 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.72%) ACCA
4 11 (2.49%) AAT
5 8 (1.81%) CIMA
5 8 (1.81%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.59%) MCSA
7 6 (1.36%) ISEB
7 6 (1.36%) MCP
7 6 (1.36%) PMP
8 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.13%) MCSE
8 5 (1.13%) Server+ Certification
9 4 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.68%) CCNA
10 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.68%) MCITP
11 2 (0.45%) CCNP
11 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.63%) QA
2 11 (2.49%) SLA
3 3 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.45%) BS7799
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 57 (12.93%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.81%) vSphere
5 5 (1.13%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.45%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.23%) Postfix
8 1 (0.23%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.13%) SCCM
2 4 (0.91%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.68%) WSUS
4 2 (0.45%) HP SIM
4 2 (0.45%) SCOM
4 2 (0.45%) vMotion
5 1 (0.23%) SmoothWall
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 149 (33.79%) Microsoft
2 139 (31.52%) SAP
3 97 (22.00%) Infor
4 91 (20.63%) Oracle
5 76 (17.23%) Epicor
6 61 (13.83%) NetSuite
7 47 (10.66%) JD Edwards
8 40 (9.07%) IFS
9 36 (8.16%) VMware
10 19 (4.31%) CODA
11 18 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (3.85%) Pegasus
13 14 (3.17%) CyberSource
13 14 (3.17%) DataCash
13 14 (3.17%) Elavon
13 14 (3.17%) TSYS
13 14 (3.17%) VeriFone
13 14 (3.17%) VocaLink
13 14 (3.17%) WorldPay
14 10 (2.27%) Cisco
London
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uckfield, East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum 32days hols, bonus, MS training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Commission + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Commission + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Playtech
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 16 days ago