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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 598 764 636
Rank change year-on-year
+166 -128
Permanent jobs citing Sage 327 193 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 284 168 321
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
42295 50020 54744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.92% 45.81% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34355 40821 43318
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +159 297 £40,000 +6.66% 76
South East +71 82 £50,000 +40.84% 17
London +31 61 £42,500 -10.52% 25
West Midlands +4 35 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Hampshire +25 29 £48,750 +8.33% 3
East of England +34 28 £30,000 -25.00% 6
North West +31 25 £51,750 +53.33% 7
Berkshire +32 21 £55,000 +83.33% 5
East Midlands +26 19 £40,000 +37.93% 3
Yorkshire +34 18 £40,000 +21.21% 2
South West +11 18 £32,000 -14.66% 8
Hertfordshire +23 16 £31,500 -21.25% 2
South Yorkshire +12 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Surrey +35 12 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Reading +20 12 £55,000 +91.30%
Manchester +17 12 £55,000 +83.33% 4
Staffordshire +7 12 £23,750 -16.66%
South Wales +11 11 £37,500 -21.05%
Wales +4 11 £37,500 +11.11%
Nottinghamshire +17 8 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £22,500 -
Nottingham - 8 £40,000 -
Cheshire +28 7 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Oxfordshire -6 7 £65,000 +150.00% 3
Wolverhampton - 7 £22,500 -
Cambridgeshire +9 6 £30,000 +37.93% 2
Suffolk - 6 £27,750 -
Devon - 6 £32,000 - 2
Abingdon - 6 £65,000 - 1
Cambridge +8 5 £30,000 +37.93% 2

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 313 (57.54%) ERP
2 195 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 188 (34.56%) Finance
4 174 (31.99%) SAP
5 158 (29.04%) SQL
6 131 (24.08%) CRM
7 124 (22.79%) Infor
8 116 (21.32%) Epicor
8 116 (21.32%) Advertising
9 105 (19.30%) Windows
10 99 (18.20%) Sage 200
11 96 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 96 (17.65%) SAP Business One
12 93 (17.10%) SQL Server
13 91 (16.73%) NetSuite
14 86 (15.81%) Oracle
15 82 (15.07%) Manufacturing
16 79 (14.52%) Sage X3
17 72 (13.24%) MS Office
18 69 (12.68%) Active Directory
19 64 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
20 59 (10.85%) MS Exchange
20 59 (10.85%) Windows Server
21 56 (10.29%) C#
22 55 (10.11%) Dynamics NAV
23 50 (9.19%) Retail
24 49 (9.01%) .NET
25 43 (7.90%) Firewall
25 43 (7.90%) JD Edwards
26 41 (7.54%) 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 59 (10.85%) MS Exchange
2 23 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (2.39%) WordPress
5 11 (2.02%) IIS
6 7 (1.29%) SugarCRM
7 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.55%) Apache
8 3 (0.55%) JCAPS
8 3 (0.55%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.37%) CMS
9 2 (0.37%) PrestaShop
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.37%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.18%) SAP EP
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 96 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 72 (13.24%) MS Office
3 10 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.74%) MS Project
4 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 99 (18.20%) Sage 200
2 96 (17.65%) SAP Business One
3 79 (14.52%) Sage X3
4 64 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
5 55 (10.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 40 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 33 (6.07%) Sage CRM
8 32 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
9 30 (5.51%) Infor M3
10 21 (3.86%) Dynamics GP
10 21 (3.86%) Sage 1000
11 16 (2.94%) Sage 50
12 15 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (2.57%) Movex
14 13 (2.39%) Sage 300 ERP
15 12 (2.21%) Line 500
16 11 (2.02%) Lawson
17 9 (1.65%) Infor SunSystems
17 9 (1.65%) Pegasus Opera
18 8 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.70%) Office 365
2 15 (2.76%) SaaS
3 11 (2.02%) Sage Pay
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.37%) FinancialForce.com
4 2 (0.37%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.90%) Firewall
2 34 (6.25%) WAN
3 32 (5.88%) VPN
4 30 (5.51%) LAN
5 29 (5.33%) TCP/IP
6 25 (4.60%) DNS
7 15 (2.76%) FTP
7 15 (2.76%) Internet
8 14 (2.57%) NAS
9 13 (2.39%) DHCP
9 13 (2.39%) VLAN
10 8 (1.47%) WLAN
11 7 (1.29%) SSL
12 6 (1.10%) Intranet
13 5 (0.92%) Skype
14 4 (0.74%) Broadband
14 4 (0.74%) SAN
14 4 (0.74%) VoIP
15 3 (0.55%) IP Telephony
16 2 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (17.10%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 26 (4.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (3.49%) MySQL
5 17 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.37%) QlikView
9 2 (0.37%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.37%) SQLite
10 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.18%) DTS
10 1 (0.18%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.18%) MS Access
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Gradle
2 4 (0.74%) Subversion
2 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.55%) Xcode
4 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.37%) MSI
5 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.18%) Selenium
General
1 188 (34.56%) Finance
2 116 (21.32%) Advertising
3 82 (15.07%) Manufacturing
4 50 (9.19%) Retail
5 30 (5.51%) Marketing
6 10 (1.84%) General Ledger
7 7 (1.29%) Billing
7 7 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.10%) Banking
8 6 (1.10%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.74%) Automotive
10 3 (0.55%) Front Office
10 3 (0.55%) Local Government
11 2 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 157 (28.86%) Consultant
2 97 (17.83%) Analyst
3 69 (12.68%) Developer
4 62 (11.40%) ERP Consultant
5 58 (10.66%) Sage Consultant
6 45 (8.27%) Support Analyst
7 41 (7.54%) Implementation Consultant
8 39 (7.17%) Support Engineer
9 36 (6.62%) IT Support
10 33 (6.07%) Applications Support
11 26 (4.78%) ERP Analyst
11 26 (4.78%) IT Engineer
12 25 (4.60%) ERP Manager
12 25 (4.60%) IT Manager
12 25 (4.60%) Project Manager
13 23 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
13 23 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
14 22 (4.04%) Applications Support Analyst
14 22 (4.04%) Junior
15 21 (3.86%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.01%) .NET
2 32 (5.88%) HTML
3 31 (5.70%) ASP.NET
4 22 (4.04%) CSS
5 20 (3.68%) XML
6 18 (3.31%) Web Services
7 15 (2.76%) HTML5
8 14 (2.57%) jQuery
9 11 (2.02%) CSS3
9 11 (2.02%) LAMP
10 9 (1.65%) RESTful
10 9 (1.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (1.47%) COM
12 7 (1.29%) Android SDK
12 7 (1.29%) CakePHP
12 7 (1.29%) CodeIgniter
12 7 (1.29%) Laravel
13 6 (1.10%) JSON
13 6 (1.10%) SOAP
13 6 (1.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.13%) iPad
3 14 (2.57%) Driving Licence
3 14 (2.57%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.21%) FMCG
5 6 (1.10%) Replication
5 6 (1.10%) Smartphone
6 5 (0.92%) Data Extraction
6 5 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (0.92%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.74%) Clustering
7 4 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.74%) EPoS
8 3 (0.55%) EFT
8 3 (0.55%) EMV
9 2 (0.37%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
9 2 (0.37%) EFTPOS
9 2 (0.37%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 105 (19.30%) Windows
2 59 (10.85%) Windows Server
3 39 (7.17%) Windows 7
4 23 (4.23%) Linux
5 20 (3.68%) Windows 10
5 20 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (3.49%) Android
7 18 (3.31%) Mac OS X
7 18 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.21%) Apple iOS
8 12 (2.21%) Unix
8 12 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.02%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.55%) VMS
10 3 (0.55%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.37%) Debian
11 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (57.54%) ERP
2 131 (24.08%) CRM
3 41 (7.54%) E-Commerce
4 37 (6.80%) Presales
5 35 (6.43%) PRINCE2
6 34 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (5.33%) Logistics
8 28 (5.15%) Project Management
9 23 (4.23%) Business Development
9 23 (4.23%) ITIL
10 19 (3.49%) Business Analysis
10 19 (3.49%) Data Protection
11 18 (3.31%) Line Management
12 17 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (3.13%) Service Management
13 14 (2.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (2.57%) SDLC
14 13 (2.39%) Asset Management
14 13 (2.39%) Migration
14 13 (2.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (29.04%) SQL
2 56 (10.29%) C#
3 40 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 22 (4.04%) Java
5 18 (3.31%) PHP
6 17 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 17 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 16 (2.94%) C++
8 15 (2.76%) VB
9 9 (1.65%) VBA
10 5 (0.92%) C
11 4 (0.74%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.55%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.55%) Perl
12 3 (0.55%) Ruby
13 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.37%) Python
13 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.37%) Uniface
13 2 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (5.33%) Degree
2 18 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.94%) ACCA
4 14 (2.57%) MCSA
5 13 (2.39%) AAT
6 12 (2.21%) CIMA
7 10 (1.84%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.84%) PMP
8 7 (1.29%) MCSE
9 5 (0.92%) MCP
10 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.55%) MCITP
10 3 (0.55%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.37%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.37%) CCNA
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.37%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.37%) MCTS
11 2 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.37%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.21%) SLA
2 6 (1.10%) QA
3 2 (0.37%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (12.68%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.31%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.47%) Terminal Services
4 8 (1.47%) vSphere
5 2 (0.37%) Postfix
5 2 (0.37%) SpamAssassin
5 2 (0.37%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.10%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.37%) Nagios
3 2 (0.37%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) cPanel
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 195 (35.85%) Microsoft
2 174 (31.99%) SAP
3 124 (22.79%) Infor
4 116 (21.32%) Epicor
5 91 (16.73%) NetSuite
6 86 (15.81%) Oracle
7 43 (7.90%) JD Edwards
8 32 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (4.78%) Citrix
10 25 (4.60%) IFS
11 19 (3.49%) VMware
12 16 (2.94%) CODA
12 16 (2.94%) Pegasus
13 12 (2.21%) Apple
14 11 (2.02%) Cisco
15 9 (1.65%) PayPal
15 9 (1.65%) Sun
16 8 (1.47%) Adobe
17 7 (1.29%) IBM
18 6 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Pension + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £27,500 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chigwell, Essex
IntaPeople
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Amita UK Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Bonus and oncall call out fees
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Anonymous
Salary: Excellent Depending on Experience
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Twin Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
North London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits & bonus
Posted: 11 days ago