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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sage
Rank 641 680 582
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -98
Permanent jobs citing Sage 278 292 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.56% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 248 260 402
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
43121 51782 56066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.20% 46.73% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 41767 45375
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +19 240 £38,000 -5.00% 211
South East +77 70 £47,500 +36.69% 49
London +28 65 £50,000 -1.96% 41
Yorkshire +9 25 £28,750 -11.53% 10
Hampshire +23 22 £50,000 -16.66% 18
North West -4 18 £41,750 +4.37% 27
Berkshire +28 16 £53,750 +115.00% 15
West Midlands -25 15 £35,000 - 20
East Midlands +15 14 £31,500 +50.00% 13
South West 0 14 £28,500 +3.63% 17
East of England +35 13 £30,750 -23.12% 16
West Yorkshire +22 12 £26,000 -11.11% 3
South Wales +15 12 £26,500 -27.39% 1
Wales +14 12 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Surrey +34 10 £40,000 - 4
Reading +17 10 £55,000 +120.00% 4
Scotland +4 10 £28,250 -25.16% 6
Hertfordshire +22 9 £32,500 -18.75% 7
South Yorkshire +19 9 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Manchester +5 9 £55,000 +37.50% 11
Edinburgh +18 8 £27,500 - 2
Oxfordshire -11 8 £35,000 +34.61% 4
Hayes - 8 £27,000 -
Leicestershire - 8 £31,500 - 3
Staffordshire -13 6 £22,500 -21.19% 1
Basingstoke - 6 £40,000 -
Bradford - 6 £26,000 -
Devon - 6 £28,500 - 2
Cheshire +33 5 £33,750 +9.75% 7
Leeds +10 5 £32,500 +8.33%

Sage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 288 (56.25%) ERP
2 179 (34.96%) Microsoft
3 175 (34.18%) SQL
4 167 (32.62%) Finance
5 163 (31.84%) SAP
6 133 (25.98%) CRM
7 117 (22.85%) Infor
8 106 (20.70%) SQL Server
9 101 (19.73%) MS Excel
10 100 (19.53%) Windows
10 100 (19.53%) Epicor
11 94 (18.36%) Oracle
12 88 (17.19%) SAP Business One
13 84 (16.41%) NetSuite
14 82 (16.02%) Manufacturing
14 82 (16.02%) Sage 200
15 76 (14.84%) Advertising
16 71 (13.87%) Sage X3
17 65 (12.70%) MS Office
18 64 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
19 63 (12.30%) Dynamics AX
19 63 (12.30%) Active Directory
20 61 (11.91%) .NET
21 60 (11.72%) Windows Server
22 56 (10.94%) C#
23 50 (9.77%) JD Edwards
24 48 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
24 48 (9.38%) Firewall
25 47 (9.18%) Retail
26 44 (8.59%) MS Exchange

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 44 (8.59%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.01%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (2.34%) IIS
4 6 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.78%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.78%) SugarCRM
6 4 (0.78%) Tuxedo
6 4 (0.78%) WordPress
7 3 (0.59%) Apache
7 3 (0.59%) SAP EP
8 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.39%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 101 (19.73%) MS Excel
2 65 (12.70%) MS Office
3 11 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.78%) MS Project
4 4 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.59%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 88 (17.19%) SAP Business One
2 82 (16.02%) Sage 200
3 71 (13.87%) Sage X3
4 64 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 63 (12.30%) Dynamics AX
6 42 (8.20%) Sage CRM
7 41 (8.01%) Dynamics CRM
8 39 (7.62%) Unit4 Business World
9 37 (7.23%) Infor M3
10 18 (3.52%) Movex
10 18 (3.52%) Oracle EBS
11 17 (3.32%) Dynamics GP
12 15 (2.93%) Pegasus Opera
13 13 (2.54%) Lawson
14 12 (2.34%) Sage 1000
14 12 (2.34%) Sage 50
15 11 (2.15%) Sage 300 ERP
16 9 (1.76%) Infor CRM
16 9 (1.76%) Line 500
17 8 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.64%) Office 365
2 11 (2.15%) SaaS
3 7 (1.37%) Mimecast
4 5 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.78%) Sage Pay
6 3 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.38%) Firewall
2 28 (5.47%) WAN
3 27 (5.27%) DNS
4 24 (4.69%) VPN
5 22 (4.30%) LAN
6 21 (4.10%) FTP
7 19 (3.71%) TCP/IP
8 17 (3.32%) Internet
9 15 (2.93%) DHCP
9 15 (2.93%) NAS
10 11 (2.15%) VLAN
11 6 (1.17%) Broadband
11 6 (1.17%) WLAN
12 5 (0.98%) SSL
13 4 (0.78%) Intranet
13 4 (0.78%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.78%) SAN
14 3 (0.59%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.59%) IMAP
14 3 (0.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (20.70%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
3 31 (6.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.93%) MySQL
6 13 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.78%) SQLite
12 3 (0.59%) MS Access
13 2 (0.39%) FileMaker
13 2 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.39%) QlikView
14 1 (0.20%) DTS
14 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.37%) MSI
1 7 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.98%) Gradle
2 5 (0.98%) Xcode
3 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.78%) Subversion
4 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.20%) JUnit
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 167 (32.62%) Finance
2 82 (16.02%) Manufacturing
3 76 (14.84%) Advertising
4 47 (9.18%) Retail
5 23 (4.49%) Marketing
6 14 (2.73%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.56%) Banking
8 5 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.78%) Billing
10 3 (0.59%) Front Office
10 3 (0.59%) Local Government
11 2 (0.39%) Automotive
11 2 (0.39%) Games
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 133 (25.98%) Consultant
2 100 (19.53%) Analyst
3 74 (14.45%) Developer
4 48 (9.38%) ERP Consultant
4 48 (9.38%) Sage Consultant
5 47 (9.18%) Support Analyst
6 36 (7.03%) IT Support
7 35 (6.84%) Implementation Consultant
8 34 (6.64%) Systems Analyst
9 32 (6.25%) Applications Support
9 32 (6.25%) ERP Analyst
10 27 (5.27%) Support Engineer
11 23 (4.49%) IT Engineer
11 23 (4.49%) SQL Developer
12 22 (4.30%) .NET Developer
12 22 (4.30%) ERP Manager
12 22 (4.30%) IT Manager
12 22 (4.30%) Project Manager
13 20 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
13 20 (3.91%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.91%) .NET
2 39 (7.62%) ASP.NET
3 35 (6.84%) HTML
4 31 (6.05%) Web Services
5 22 (4.30%) XML
6 18 (3.52%) CSS
7 14 (2.73%) HTML5
8 12 (2.34%) COM
9 10 (1.95%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.76%) Android SDK
10 9 (1.76%) jQuery
11 8 (1.56%) WCF
12 7 (1.37%) REST
12 7 (1.37%) SOAP
13 6 (1.17%) CSS3
14 5 (0.98%) AngularJS
14 5 (0.98%) Cocoa Touch
14 5 (0.98%) EDI
14 5 (0.98%) J2ME
14 5 (0.98%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.71%) iPad
3 17 (3.32%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.93%) Driving Licence
5 12 (2.34%) FMCG
5 12 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.56%) Smartphone
7 7 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.98%) iPhone
9 4 (0.78%) Fintech
9 4 (0.78%) Replication
10 3 (0.59%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.59%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.39%) Clustering
11 2 (0.39%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.39%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.39%) LIMS
11 2 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 100 (19.53%) Windows
2 60 (11.72%) Windows Server
3 27 (5.27%) Android
3 27 (5.27%) Windows 7
4 26 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (4.49%) Linux
6 18 (3.52%) Mac OS X
6 18 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.13%) Unix
7 16 (3.13%) Windows 10
8 15 (2.93%) Apple iOS
9 12 (2.34%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.37%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.59%) Debian
13 3 (0.59%) VMS
14 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (56.25%) ERP
2 133 (25.98%) CRM
3 41 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (7.62%) PRINCE2
5 32 (6.25%) Presales
6 27 (5.27%) Logistics
6 27 (5.27%) Project Management
7 26 (5.08%) E-Commerce
8 21 (4.10%) ITIL
9 17 (3.32%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (3.32%) Business Analysis
10 16 (3.13%) Web Development
11 15 (2.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (2.93%) Migration
12 14 (2.73%) Business Development
13 13 (2.54%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (2.34%) Data Protection
14 12 (2.34%) ETL
14 12 (2.34%) SDLC
14 12 (2.34%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 175 (34.18%) SQL
2 56 (10.94%) C#
3 30 (5.86%) JavaScript
4 25 (4.88%) Java
5 23 (4.49%) VB.NET
6 19 (3.71%) T-SQL
7 15 (2.93%) C++
7 15 (2.93%) VB
8 13 (2.54%) VBA
9 12 (2.34%) PHP
10 10 (1.95%) C
11 7 (1.37%) Uniface
12 5 (0.98%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.98%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.98%) Python
13 2 (0.39%) Perl
13 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.39%) Ruby
13 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (6.84%) Degree
2 17 (3.32%) AAT
2 17 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.73%) ACCA
3 14 (2.73%) MCSA
4 13 (2.54%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.15%) PMP
6 10 (1.95%) CIMA
7 7 (1.37%) MCSE
8 6 (1.17%) MCP
9 5 (0.98%) Server+ Certification
10 3 (0.59%) MCITP
10 3 (0.59%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.39%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.39%) MCTS
11 2 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.39%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.34%) QA
2 7 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 14 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.76%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.37%) vSphere
6 2 (0.39%) Postfix
6 2 (0.39%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (0.39%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.37%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.20%) cPanel
3 1 (0.20%) SmoothWall
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 179 (34.96%) Microsoft
2 163 (31.84%) SAP
3 117 (22.85%) Infor
4 100 (19.53%) Epicor
5 94 (18.36%) Oracle
6 84 (16.41%) NetSuite
7 50 (9.77%) JD Edwards
8 33 (6.45%) IFS
9 29 (5.66%) VMware
10 23 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
11 21 (4.10%) Pegasus
12 17 (3.32%) CODA
13 14 (2.73%) Citrix
14 11 (2.15%) Apple
15 10 (1.95%) Cisco
16 7 (1.37%) Adobe
16 7 (1.37%) Maconomy
16 7 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
16 7 (1.37%) Symantec
17 5 (0.98%) WatchGuard
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